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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 98 187 311
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +124
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 557 343 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.02% 1.65% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 1.93% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 455 289 108
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 £37,500 £35,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
15914 17755 19099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.18% 85.52% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13386 14399 15036
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +35 179 £55,000 -4.34% 14
Surrey +88 126 £55,000 +2.32% 3
Hampshire +50 84 £40,000 -23.80% 15
East Sussex +45 70 £52,500 +16.66% 9
Oxfordshire -9 40 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +32 19 £26,000 -53.57% 4
Kent -7 19 £45,500 -27.20% 4
West Sussex - 11 £46,500 - 1
Middlesex +8 3 £40,000 -36.00%
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 525 (51.93%) Linux
2 385 (38.08%) Python
3 341 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
4 334 (33.04%) Puppet
5 326 (32.25%) Amazon AWS
6 300 (29.67%) Java
7 273 (27.00%) Opscode Chef
8 265 (26.21%) Jenkins
9 262 (25.91%) Continuous Integration
10 243 (24.04%) Ruby
11 235 (23.24%) Windows
12 227 (22.45%) VMware
13 223 (22.06%) JavaScript
14 212 (20.97%) Bash Shell
15 207 (20.47%) Git (software)
16 181 (17.90%) Microsoft Azure
17 178 (17.61%) Ansible
17 178 (17.61%) SQL Server
18 174 (17.21%) SQL
19 173 (17.11%) Web Services
19 173 (17.11%) PowerShell
20 169 (16.72%) Perl
21 167 (16.52%) MySQL
22 164 (16.22%) Scrum
23 161 (15.92%) Docker
24 159 (15.73%) Configuration Management
25 147 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
26 135 (13.35%) .NET
27 134 (13.25%) PHP
28 132 (13.06%) HTML

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
1 117 (11.57%) Apache
2 77 (7.62%) Tomcat
3 67 (6.63%) nginx
4 59 (5.84%) IIS
5 55 (5.44%) JBoss
6 48 (4.75%) OpenStack
7 46 (4.55%) CMS
8 40 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
9 29 (2.87%) WebSphere
10 22 (2.18%) Cloud Foundry
11 21 (2.08%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
13 17 (1.68%) Drupal
13 17 (1.68%) NServiceBus
14 16 (1.58%) Apache Spark
15 14 (1.38%) Eucalyptus
16 13 (1.29%) Apache Solr
17 10 (0.99%) SharePoint
18 7 (0.69%) Confluence
19 6 (0.59%) CloudStack
Applications
1 79 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 8 (0.79%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.099%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 326 (32.25%) Amazon AWS
2 181 (17.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (11.28%) SaaS
4 40 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (2.97%) Amazon S3
6 29 (2.87%) PaaS
7 26 (2.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 26 (2.57%) SoftLayer
8 21 (2.08%) GitHub
9 20 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (1.98%) IaaS
10 19 (1.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 18 (1.78%) CloudBees
12 14 (1.38%) Sumo Logic
13 11 (1.09%) Google Apps
14 9 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.59%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 4 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 114 (11.28%) Firewall
2 110 (10.88%) DNS
3 70 (6.92%) TCP/IP
4 40 (3.96%) SAN
5 32 (3.17%) Internet
6 28 (2.77%) VoIP
7 26 (2.57%) LAN
8 22 (2.18%) WAN
9 19 (1.88%) SNMP
10 18 (1.78%) VPN
11 17 (1.68%) SSL
11 17 (1.68%) VLAN
12 16 (1.58%) HTTP
13 15 (1.48%) DHCP
13 15 (1.48%) Wireless
14 12 (1.19%) Network Security
15 6 (0.59%) BIG-IP
15 6 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 6 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 167 (16.52%) MySQL
3 88 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 52 (5.14%) NoSQL
5 48 (4.75%) Big Data
6 47 (4.65%) Hadoop
7 43 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (3.96%) Relational Database
9 25 (2.47%) Redis
10 23 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (2.18%) Oracle Database
11 22 (2.18%) RDBMS
12 20 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (1.19%) Qlik Sense
16 11 (1.09%) MariaDB
17 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 265 (26.21%) Jenkins
2 207 (20.47%) Git (software)
3 110 (10.88%) Maven
4 101 (9.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 99 (9.79%) Vagrant
6 96 (9.50%) Subversion
7 88 (8.70%) TeamCity
8 54 (5.34%) JIRA
9 42 (4.15%) Ant
10 38 (3.76%) Selenium
11 32 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 28 (2.77%) Hudson
13 24 (2.37%) JMeter
14 22 (2.18%) Visual Studio
15 21 (2.08%) SonarQube
16 19 (1.88%) LoadRunner
16 19 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
18 17 (1.68%) Gatling
18 17 (1.68%) TestNG
General
1 120 (11.87%) Finance
2 55 (5.44%) Marketing
3 53 (5.24%) Law
4 52 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 44 (4.35%) Retail
6 34 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.98%) Publishing
8 15 (1.48%) Electronics
9 14 (1.38%) Back Office
10 13 (1.29%) Automotive
11 12 (1.19%) Banking
12 10 (0.99%) Advertising
12 10 (0.99%) Legal
13 9 (0.89%) Games
14 1 (0.099%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 344 (34.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 207 (20.47%) Developer
3 143 (14.14%) Linux Engineer
4 139 (13.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 111 (10.98%) Administrator
6 107 (10.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 96 (9.50%) Systems Administrator
8 88 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 86 (8.51%) Senior DevOps
10 83 (8.21%) DevOps Administrator
11 77 (7.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 72 (7.12%) Architect
13 67 (6.63%) AWS DevOps
14 60 (5.93%) AWS Engineer
15 55 (5.44%) Operations Engineer
16 54 (5.34%) Linux Administrator
16 54 (5.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 54 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
17 51 (5.04%) Java Developer
18 43 (4.25%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (17.11%) Web Services
2 135 (13.35%) .NET
3 132 (13.06%) HTML
4 108 (10.68%) CSS
5 91 (9.00%) LAMP
6 88 (8.70%) Node.js
7 85 (8.41%) AngularJS
8 79 (7.81%) jQuery
9 68 (6.73%) ASP.NET
10 59 (5.84%) JSON
10 59 (5.84%) Spring
11 49 (4.85%) Ajax
12 47 (4.65%) RESTful
13 44 (4.35%) HTML5
14 40 (3.96%) Middleware
15 39 (3.86%) J2EE
16 37 (3.66%) CSS3
17 35 (3.46%) REST
18 31 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (3.07%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.21%) Computer Science
2 68 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
4 49 (4.85%) Data Centre
5 47 (4.65%) User Experience
6 31 (3.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 27 (2.67%) Private Cloud
8 24 (2.37%) Visualisation
9 22 (2.18%) Statistics
10 20 (1.98%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.78%) Clustering
11 18 (1.78%) Public Cloud
11 18 (1.78%) Virtual Team
12 15 (1.48%) Cryptography
12 15 (1.48%) PKI
13 14 (1.38%) CMDB
14 13 (1.29%) iPad
14 13 (1.29%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.29%) Mobile App
15 12 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 525 (51.93%) Linux
2 235 (23.24%) Windows
3 74 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 71 (7.02%) Unix
5 63 (6.23%) CentOS
6 45 (4.45%) Ubuntu
7 44 (4.35%) Windows Server
8 23 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.88%) Mac OS X
10 16 (1.58%) Debian
11 14 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.09%) VMS
13 10 (0.99%) Android
14 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.49%) Fedora
15 5 (0.49%) FreeBSD
15 5 (0.49%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.40%) AIX
16 4 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (25.91%) Continuous Integration
3 164 (16.22%) Scrum
4 159 (15.73%) Configuration Management
5 120 (11.87%) Open Source
6 109 (10.78%) TDD
7 105 (10.39%) Software Engineering
8 91 (9.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 77 (7.62%) SDLC
10 70 (6.92%) E-Commerce
10 70 (6.92%) MVC
11 64 (6.33%) Mentoring
12 63 (6.23%) Web Development
13 59 (5.84%) SOA
14 57 (5.64%) ITIL
15 53 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
16 51 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
17 50 (4.95%) BDD
17 50 (4.95%) High Availability
18 49 (4.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 385 (38.08%) Python
2 300 (29.67%) Java
3 243 (24.04%) Ruby
4 223 (22.06%) JavaScript
5 212 (20.97%) Bash Shell
6 174 (17.21%) SQL
7 173 (17.11%) PowerShell
8 169 (16.72%) Perl
9 134 (13.25%) PHP
10 107 (10.58%) C#
11 61 (6.03%) C++
12 50 (4.95%) C
13 32 (3.17%) Groovy
14 28 (2.77%) Scala
15 22 (2.18%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.98%) VBScript
17 17 (1.68%) VB
18 16 (1.58%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.58%) T-SQL
19 12 (1.19%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 124 (12.27%) Degree
2 33 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (1.88%) ISEB
6 16 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.29%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.09%) CCNA
9 9 (0.89%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
10 8 (0.79%) VCDX
11 7 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.59%) CCNP
12 6 (0.59%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.49%) MCP
14 4 (0.40%) PhD
14 4 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.41%) QA
2 33 (3.26%) SLA
3 25 (2.47%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.99%) HIPAA
5 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.79%) ISO13485
6 6 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.40%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.099%) COBIT
9 1 (0.099%) SDET
System Software
1 161 (15.92%) Docker
2 147 (14.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 51 (5.04%) Active Directory
5 43 (4.25%) vSphere
6 29 (2.87%) VMware ESX
7 26 (2.57%) vCloud
8 18 (1.78%) VirtualBox
9 14 (1.38%) GlusterFS
9 14 (1.38%) KVM
9 14 (1.38%) Varnish
10 10 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.49%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.49%) iptables
13 4 (0.40%) Samba
13 4 (0.40%) Xen
14 2 (0.20%) HDFS
14 2 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 334 (33.04%) Puppet
2 273 (27.00%) Opscode Chef
3 178 (17.61%) Ansible
4 70 (6.92%) Nagios
5 37 (3.66%) Salt
6 25 (2.47%) Icinga
7 18 (1.78%) Cacti
8 16 (1.58%) Backup Exec
9 15 (1.48%) Terraform
10 14 (1.38%) Ganglia
10 14 (1.38%) OpenView
10 14 (1.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 13 (1.29%) Graphite
11 13 (1.29%) Kibana
11 13 (1.29%) SCCM
12 12 (1.19%) vRealize
13 11 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
13 11 (1.09%) yum
14 10 (0.99%) logstash
14 10 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 227 (22.45%) VMware
2 122 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 111 (10.98%) Oracle
4 69 (6.82%) Cisco
5 58 (5.74%) Red Hat
6 40 (3.96%) SAP
7 36 (3.56%) Google
8 35 (3.46%) IBM
9 33 (3.26%) Splunk
10 31 (3.07%) HP
11 27 (2.67%) F5
12 22 (2.18%) Rackspace
13 21 (2.08%) Coverity
14 16 (1.58%) Atlassian
14 16 (1.58%) Symantec
14 16 (1.58%) Veeam
15 15 (1.48%) ServiceNow
15 15 (1.48%) Sophos
16 14 (1.38%) BMC
17 10 (0.99%) Juniper
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Isle of Wight
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + stock + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £58 000 - £75 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £58 000 - £75 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bucks
MillsHill
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago