The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 213 312 417
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +105
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 269 139 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 0.64% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.81% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 246 115 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.88%
DevOps
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17474 17251 18069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.97% 79.67% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13945 13716 15547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DevOps
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the South East region.

DevOps Salary Trend in the South East

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DevOps Salary Histogram in the South East

DevOps
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +46 88 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Berkshire +16 71 £60,000 +36.36% 5
Hampshire +17 57 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Oxfordshire +29 28 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Kent +5 9 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £43,000 - 2
East Sussex -21 5 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Middlesex -4 4 £52,000 -13.33% 2
M4 Corridor - 2 £68,750 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing DevOps also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DevOps.

1 288 (55.81%) Linux
2 225 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (34.30%) MySQL
4 174 (33.72%) Puppet
5 143 (27.71%) Python
6 138 (26.74%) Java
7 128 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
8 125 (24.22%) Windows
9 119 (23.06%) Opscode Chef
10 113 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
11 106 (20.54%) Git (software)
11 106 (20.54%) JavaScript
12 105 (20.35%) Apache
13 93 (18.02%) SQL Server
14 89 (17.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 88 (17.05%) UNIX
16 83 (16.09%) Red Hat
17 82 (15.89%) Oracle
17 82 (15.89%) SQL
18 80 (15.50%) Bash Shell
19 79 (15.31%) Web Services
20 77 (14.92%) PowerShell
21 76 (14.73%) VMware
21 76 (14.73%) Scrum
22 74 (14.34%) Perl
22 74 (14.34%) PHP
22 74 (14.34%) Ruby
23 73 (14.15%) Jenkins
24 67 (12.98%) HTML
25 66 (12.79%) CSS

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing DevOps also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 105 (20.35%) Apache
2 64 (12.40%) IIS
3 52 (10.08%) Tomcat
4 38 (7.36%) JBoss
5 36 (6.98%) SharePoint
6 33 (6.40%) WebLogic
7 31 (6.01%) Oracle Workflow
8 28 (5.43%) nginx
9 23 (4.46%) Node.js
10 14 (2.71%) OpenStack
10 14 (2.71%) Confluence
11 13 (2.52%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.94%) WebLogic Portal
12 10 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.74%) OpenEdge
14 8 (1.55%) Drupal
15 7 (1.36%) Resin
16 4 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
17 2 (0.39%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.68%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 113 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (11.24%) Amazon S3
3 47 (9.11%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (7.17%) SaaS
6 32 (6.20%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (3.68%) GitHub
8 15 (2.91%) IaaS
9 11 (2.13%) PaaS
10 9 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
10 9 (1.74%) Basecamp
11 6 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (1.16%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.97%) ElastiCache
12 5 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.39%) Office 365
14 2 (0.39%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (11.24%) Internet
2 50 (9.69%) DNS
3 38 (7.36%) HTTP
4 30 (5.81%) TCP/IP
5 25 (4.84%) LDAP
6 22 (4.26%) WAN
6 22 (4.26%) DHCP
7 19 (3.68%) Firewall
8 16 (3.10%) VoIP
9 15 (2.91%) VPN
10 14 (2.71%) LAN
11 13 (2.52%) SAN
12 12 (2.33%) SMTP
13 9 (1.74%) FTP
14 7 (1.36%) Wireshark
14 7 (1.36%) Network Security
15 6 (1.16%) VLAN
16 4 (0.78%) OSPF
16 4 (0.78%) BGP
16 4 (0.78%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (34.30%) MySQL
2 93 (18.02%) SQL Server
3 51 (9.88%) Hadoop
4 46 (8.91%) Redis
5 42 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (7.75%) MongoDB
7 38 (7.36%) TokuDB
8 34 (6.59%) MariaDB
9 32 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (6.01%) NoSQL
11 30 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (4.46%) Relational Database
13 21 (4.07%) RDBMS
14 17 (3.29%) Riak
15 13 (2.52%) Big Data
16 12 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
19 8 (1.55%) Oracle Database
20 5 (0.97%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 106 (20.54%) Git (software)
2 73 (14.15%) Jenkins
3 54 (10.47%) MSBuild
4 45 (8.72%) Subversion
5 41 (7.95%) NUnit
6 40 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 38 (7.36%) JIRA
7 38 (7.36%) Visual Studio
8 35 (6.78%) WiX
9 34 (6.59%) Hudson
9 34 (6.59%) MSTest
9 34 (6.59%) NuGet
9 34 (6.59%) Ranorex
10 22 (4.26%) TeamCity
11 15 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (2.71%) Mercurial
13 13 (2.52%) dbdeploy
14 11 (2.13%) Ant
15 9 (1.74%) Maven
16 8 (1.55%) Selenium
General
1 66 (12.79%) Finance
2 26 (5.04%) Marketing
3 22 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.71%) Legal
4 14 (2.71%) Banking
5 11 (2.13%) Retail
6 8 (1.55%) Advertising
7 7 (1.36%) Publishing
8 6 (1.16%) Games
9 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 140 (27.13%) Administrator
2 121 (23.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 99 (19.19%) Developer
4 86 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 58 (11.24%) Linux Administrator
6 52 (10.08%) DBA
7 48 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 40 (7.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 37 (7.17%) Systems Engineer
10 32 (6.20%) Automation Engineer
11 29 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
12 26 (5.04%) Build Manager
12 26 (5.04%) Senior Developer
13 25 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (4.07%) Build Engineer
15 16 (3.10%) DevOps Administrator
16 15 (2.91%) Junior
17 14 (2.71%) Software Engineer
17 14 (2.71%) Python Developer
18 13 (2.52%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (15.31%) Web Services
2 67 (12.98%) HTML
3 66 (12.79%) CSS
4 56 (10.85%) LAMP
5 46 (8.91%) .NET
6 35 (6.78%) X-Windows
7 33 (6.40%) Spring
8 30 (5.81%) REST
9 29 (5.62%) XML
10 24 (4.65%) Hibernate
11 23 (4.46%) ASP.NET
12 21 (4.07%) J2EE
13 20 (3.88%) Django
14 17 (3.29%) AngularJS
15 16 (3.10%) HTML5
16 15 (2.91%) ZeroMQ
17 14 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (2.71%) Ruby on Rails
17 14 (2.71%) Java EE
18 13 (2.52%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.05%) Open Source
2 43 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 33 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.49%) Replication
6 18 (3.49%) Clustering
7 16 (3.10%) User Experience
8 12 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.13%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.74%) Social Media
11 8 (1.55%) Xbox
12 7 (1.36%) Blog
13 5 (0.97%) iPhone
13 5 (0.97%) Augmented Reality
13 5 (0.97%) Kindle
14 4 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (0.78%) HACMP
14 4 (0.78%) DTV
14 4 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 288 (55.81%) Linux
2 125 (24.22%) Windows
3 89 (17.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 88 (17.05%) UNIX
5 56 (10.85%) CentOS
6 39 (7.56%) Windows 7
7 35 (6.78%) Windows 8
8 25 (4.84%) Ubuntu
9 19 (3.68%) Solaris
10 17 (3.29%) Debian
11 14 (2.71%) AIX
12 11 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (1.94%) SUSE
14 8 (1.55%) Android
15 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.97%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.39%) VMS
17 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
3 76 (14.73%) Scrum
4 59 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 53 (10.27%) TDD
6 44 (8.53%) Project Management
7 42 (8.14%) SOA
7 42 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
7 42 (8.14%) Mentoring
8 41 (7.95%) OO
9 35 (6.78%) Workflow
10 34 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 32 (6.20%) Software Engineering
12 30 (5.81%) BDD
13 29 (5.62%) Kanban
14 26 (5.04%) MVC
15 24 (4.65%) ITIL
16 23 (4.46%) Line Management
17 20 (3.88%) Load Balancing
18 19 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 143 (27.71%) Python
2 138 (26.74%) Java
3 106 (20.54%) JavaScript
4 82 (15.89%) SQL
5 80 (15.50%) Bash Shell
6 77 (14.92%) PowerShell
7 74 (14.34%) Perl
7 74 (14.34%) PHP
7 74 (14.34%) Ruby
8 66 (12.79%) Shell Script
9 60 (11.63%) C#
10 22 (4.26%) C
11 19 (3.68%) C++
11 19 (3.68%) Jython
12 10 (1.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 7 (1.36%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.16%) Groovy
15 5 (0.97%) Scala
16 3 (0.58%) VBScript
17 2 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 58 (11.24%) Degree
2 22 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.55%) CCNA
4 8 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.36%) CCNP
6 4 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.58%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.58%) RHCE
8 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.19%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.68%) QA
2 5 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.58%) BS15000
3 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (7.36%) Hyper-V
3 19 (3.68%) NFS
4 15 (2.91%) KVM
5 14 (2.71%) Postfix
5 14 (2.71%) Samba
6 12 (2.33%) vSphere
7 7 (1.36%) Active Directory
7 7 (1.36%) vCloud
8 6 (1.16%) Varnish
8 6 (1.16%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.97%) XenServer
10 4 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.58%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.58%) Docker
12 1 (0.19%) Xen
12 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 174 (33.72%) Puppet
2 119 (23.06%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (7.36%) HAProxy
4 35 (6.78%) SCVMM
5 34 (6.59%) Nagios
6 22 (4.26%) Vagrant
7 16 (3.10%) Ansible
8 12 (2.33%) Munin
9 11 (2.13%) logstash
9 11 (2.13%) Salt
10 10 (1.94%) NetBackup
11 9 (1.74%) OpenView
11 9 (1.74%) Control-M
11 9 (1.74%) Cacti
12 8 (1.55%) SCCM
13 6 (1.16%) Graphite
13 6 (1.16%) SCOrch
13 6 (1.16%) collectd
13 6 (1.16%) StatsD
14 5 (0.97%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 83 (16.09%) Red Hat
2 82 (15.89%) Oracle
3 76 (14.73%) VMware
4 59 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 21 (4.07%) Rackspace
6 19 (3.68%) Dell
7 18 (3.49%) Cisco
8 15 (2.91%) Citrix
9 12 (2.33%) HP
10 11 (2.13%) IBM
10 11 (2.13%) Sun
10 11 (2.13%) TOWER Software
11 10 (1.94%) Veritas
12 8 (1.55%) Google
12 8 (1.55%) Percona
13 7 (1.36%) Splunk
14 6 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (1.16%) New Relic
15 5 (0.97%) Atlassian
16 4 (0.78%) ServiceNow
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum 15% bonus + 5.5K car + pension + hea
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reigate
Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + PACKAGE + GREAT TRAINING + BONUS
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survery
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 16 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago