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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 98 198 289
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +91
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 577 330 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.16% 1.58% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 1.85% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 459 274 122
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
15702 17799 18728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.04% 85.45% 83.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13149 14530 14498
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +48 196 £57,500 +4.54% 15
Surrey +89 123 £54,250 +3.33% 21
Hampshire +57 99 £45,000 -14.28% 13
East Sussex +46 71 £45,000 - 7
Oxfordshire -8 33 £48,500 -0.51% 6
Kent -1 21 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 16 £42,500 -7.60% 1
West Sussex - 11 £46,500 -
Middlesex +14 2 £50,000 -20.00% 2
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 544 (52.21%) Linux
2 399 (38.29%) Python
3 367 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
4 357 (34.26%) Puppet
5 341 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
6 313 (30.04%) Java
7 292 (28.02%) Opscode Chef
8 279 (26.78%) Jenkins
9 271 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
10 253 (24.28%) Windows
11 243 (23.32%) JavaScript
12 236 (22.65%) Ruby
13 227 (21.79%) VMware
14 219 (21.02%) Git (software)
15 217 (20.83%) Bash Shell
16 185 (17.75%) Perl
17 184 (17.66%) SQL
18 182 (17.47%) Microsoft Azure
19 180 (17.27%) SQL Server
20 177 (16.99%) PowerShell
21 175 (16.79%) Web Services
21 175 (16.79%) Scrum
22 174 (16.70%) Ansible
23 173 (16.60%) MySQL
24 172 (16.51%) Configuration Management
25 166 (15.93%) Docker
26 160 (15.36%) HTML
27 150 (14.40%) PHP
28 145 (13.92%) .NET
28 145 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 116 (11.13%) Apache
2 82 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 74 (7.10%) nginx
4 64 (6.14%) IIS
5 54 (5.18%) CMS
6 46 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (3.93%) JBoss
8 35 (3.36%) OpenStack
9 29 (2.78%) WebLogic
10 22 (2.11%) NServiceBus
10 22 (2.11%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
11 19 (1.82%) Drupal
12 18 (1.73%) Apache Spark
13 16 (1.54%) Eucalyptus
14 13 (1.25%) Apache Solr
15 12 (1.15%) SharePoint
16 11 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.77%) Confluence
18 5 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 85 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (1.15%) SAP ERP
2 12 (1.15%) SAP GRC
3 7 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.096%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 341 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (17.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (10.27%) SaaS
4 45 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (3.07%) IaaS
6 31 (2.98%) Amazon S3
7 30 (2.88%) PaaS
8 28 (2.69%) IBM Cloud
9 26 (2.50%) SoftLayer
10 23 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (2.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 22 (2.11%) GitHub
12 15 (1.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 14 (1.34%) Sumo Logic
14 11 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (1.06%) CloudBees
15 8 (0.77%) Google Apps
15 8 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.58%) OpenShift
17 5 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (10.56%) Firewall
2 97 (9.31%) DNS
3 75 (7.20%) TCP/IP
4 42 (4.03%) SAN
5 38 (3.65%) Internet
6 27 (2.59%) VoIP
7 26 (2.50%) LAN
8 24 (2.30%) VLAN
9 22 (2.11%) WAN
10 19 (1.82%) SNMP
11 18 (1.73%) VPN
12 17 (1.63%) DHCP
12 17 (1.63%) SSL
13 15 (1.44%) HTTP
13 15 (1.44%) Wireless
14 8 (0.77%) Network Security
15 7 (0.67%) BIG-IP
15 7 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 7 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 6 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (17.27%) SQL Server
2 173 (16.60%) MySQL
3 91 (8.73%) MongoDB
4 50 (4.80%) NoSQL
5 45 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (3.84%) Hadoop
6 40 (3.84%) Relational Database
7 38 (3.65%) Big Data
8 32 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (2.59%) Oracle Database
9 27 (2.59%) Redis
10 20 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 19 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
12 18 (1.73%) MariaDB
13 17 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
14 14 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (1.34%) Oracle9i Database
15 13 (1.25%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 279 (26.78%) Jenkins
2 219 (21.02%) Git (software)
3 117 (11.23%) Subversion
4 104 (9.98%) Vagrant
5 98 (9.40%) Maven
6 97 (9.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 88 (8.45%) TeamCity
8 63 (6.05%) JIRA
9 49 (4.70%) Selenium
10 43 (4.13%) Ant
11 38 (3.65%) Sonatype Nexus
12 32 (3.07%) Hudson
12 32 (3.07%) JMeter
13 30 (2.88%) Visual Studio
14 24 (2.30%) LoadRunner
14 24 (2.30%) SonarQube
15 22 (2.11%) Gatling
16 21 (2.02%) Cucumber
16 21 (2.02%) TestNG
17 19 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (12.28%) Finance
2 45 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 43 (4.13%) Law
4 40 (3.84%) Marketing
5 31 (2.98%) Retail
6 22 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.92%) Publishing
8 14 (1.34%) Legal
9 13 (1.25%) Automotive
9 13 (1.25%) Back Office
9 13 (1.25%) Banking
10 10 (0.96%) Games
11 9 (0.86%) Advertising
12 7 (0.67%) Electronics
13 1 (0.096%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 351 (33.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 230 (22.07%) Developer
3 164 (15.74%) Linux Engineer
4 143 (13.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 118 (11.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 110 (10.56%) Administrator
7 91 (8.73%) Systems Administrator
8 89 (8.54%) Senior DevOps
9 82 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
10 81 (7.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 74 (7.10%) DevOps Administrator
12 67 (6.43%) Architect
13 65 (6.24%) AWS DevOps
14 63 (6.05%) AWS Engineer
15 56 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
16 54 (5.18%) Linux Administrator
16 54 (5.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 52 (4.99%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 51 (4.89%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
19 47 (4.51%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (16.79%) Web Services
2 160 (15.36%) HTML
3 145 (13.92%) .NET
4 121 (11.61%) CSS
5 97 (9.31%) AngularJS
6 90 (8.64%) LAMP
6 90 (8.64%) Node.js
7 80 (7.68%) jQuery
8 77 (7.39%) ASP.NET
9 54 (5.18%) RESTful
10 52 (4.99%) Ajax
10 52 (4.99%) JSON
10 52 (4.99%) Spring
11 51 (4.89%) HTML5
12 41 (3.93%) CSS3
13 38 (3.65%) Middleware
14 37 (3.55%) REST
15 36 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
16 33 (3.17%) J2EE
16 33 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 79 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (5.66%) User Experience
4 47 (4.51%) Data Centre
5 40 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 33 (3.17%) Private Cloud
8 25 (2.40%) Public Cloud
9 24 (2.30%) Statistics
10 20 (1.92%) Clustering
10 20 (1.92%) Mathematics
11 19 (1.82%) Visualisation
12 18 (1.73%) CMDB
13 17 (1.63%) Virtual Team
14 16 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (1.44%) Cryptography
15 15 (1.44%) PKI
16 14 (1.34%) Driving Licence
16 14 (1.34%) Management Information System
17 13 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 544 (52.21%) Linux
2 253 (24.28%) Windows
3 89 (8.54%) Unix
4 82 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (6.05%) CentOS
6 55 (5.28%) Windows Server
7 41 (3.93%) Ubuntu
8 17 (1.63%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.54%) Debian
10 14 (1.34%) Android
10 14 (1.34%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (1.06%) VMS
12 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.77%) Fedora
13 8 (0.77%) FreeBSD
14 5 (0.48%) AIX
15 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
3 175 (16.79%) Scrum
4 172 (16.51%) Configuration Management
5 121 (11.61%) Open Source
6 115 (11.04%) TDD
7 99 (9.50%) Software Engineering
8 85 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 82 (7.87%) SDLC
10 67 (6.43%) Mentoring
11 65 (6.24%) Web Development
12 61 (5.85%) SOA
13 59 (5.66%) Continuous Deployment
13 59 (5.66%) Kanban
14 58 (5.57%) ITIL
14 58 (5.57%) MVC
15 56 (5.37%) E-Commerce
16 55 (5.28%) BDD
17 54 (5.18%) OO
18 50 (4.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 399 (38.29%) Python
2 313 (30.04%) Java
3 243 (23.32%) JavaScript
4 236 (22.65%) Ruby
5 217 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 185 (17.75%) Perl
7 184 (17.66%) SQL
8 177 (16.99%) PowerShell
9 150 (14.40%) PHP
10 110 (10.56%) C#
11 56 (5.37%) C++
12 55 (5.28%) C
13 34 (3.26%) Groovy
14 24 (2.30%) VBScript
15 22 (2.11%) VB
16 20 (1.92%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.92%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.63%) Scala
18 16 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
19 10 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 141 (13.53%) Degree
2 35 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (2.30%) ISEB
6 16 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (1.34%) CCNA
9 11 (1.06%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
11 8 (0.77%) VCDX
12 7 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.48%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.48%) CCNP
13 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.38%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.38%) PhD
14 4 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (8.73%) QA
2 34 (3.26%) PCI DSS
3 28 (2.69%) SLA
4 8 (0.77%) ISO13485
5 7 (0.67%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.38%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.096%) COBIT
9 1 (0.096%) SDET
System Software
1 166 (15.93%) Docker
2 145 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (7.87%) Hyper-V
4 55 (5.28%) Active Directory
5 50 (4.80%) vSphere
6 38 (3.65%) VMware ESX
7 27 (2.59%) vCloud
8 16 (1.54%) GlusterFS
8 16 (1.54%) Varnish
9 14 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (1.34%) VirtualBox
10 10 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.77%) iptables
11 8 (0.77%) KVM
12 3 (0.29%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.29%) HDFS
12 3 (0.29%) Xen
13 2 (0.19%) LXC
13 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 357 (34.26%) Puppet
2 292 (28.02%) Opscode Chef
3 174 (16.70%) Ansible
4 77 (7.39%) Nagios
5 33 (3.17%) Salt
6 26 (2.50%) Icinga
7 20 (1.92%) Cacti
8 19 (1.82%) Backup Exec
9 17 (1.63%) Terraform
10 16 (1.54%) Ganglia
10 16 (1.54%) OpenView
10 16 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 15 (1.44%) yum
12 14 (1.34%) Data Guard
12 14 (1.34%) Kibana
12 14 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 14 (1.34%) Oracle RMAN
13 13 (1.25%) Graphite
14 12 (1.15%) vMotion
14 12 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 227 (21.79%) VMware
2 136 (13.05%) Oracle
3 133 (12.76%) Microsoft
4 70 (6.72%) Red Hat
5 63 (6.05%) Cisco
6 34 (3.26%) Splunk
7 32 (3.07%) HP
8 29 (2.78%) SAP
9 28 (2.69%) IBM
10 25 (2.40%) Rackspace
11 24 (2.30%) Coverity
12 21 (2.02%) F5
12 21 (2.02%) Google
13 19 (1.82%) Symantec
13 19 (1.82%) Veeam
14 17 (1.63%) ServiceNow
15 16 (1.54%) Atlassian
15 16 (1.54%) BMC
16 15 (1.44%) Sophos
17 10 (0.96%) Juniper
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 pa + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + DOE benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 - £85 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago