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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 190 260 349
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +89
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 318 211 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 0.95% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.17% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 267 137 66
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £41,375 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
17514 18044 16603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.11% 80.98% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14355 13966 13497
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
Berkshire +85 125 £55,000 -4.34% 9
Surrey -10 54 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Oxfordshire +12 39 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Hampshire +27 33 £52,500 +14.75% 11
Kent +15 28 £62,500 -7.40% 3
East Sussex -5 19 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 15 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Middlesex - 3 £62,500 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 382 (55.93%) Linux
2 286 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (37.63%) Puppet
4 246 (36.02%) Python
5 216 (31.63%) Amazon AWS
6 176 (25.77%) Opscode Chef
7 174 (25.48%) Windows
8 169 (24.74%) Java
8 169 (24.74%) MySQL
9 143 (20.94%) Perl
10 141 (20.64%) Apache
11 135 (19.77%) JavaScript
12 134 (19.62%) Git (software)
13 131 (19.18%) Bash Shell
14 130 (19.03%) Jenkins
14 130 (19.03%) UNIX
15 128 (18.74%) Continuous Integration
16 127 (18.59%) Web Services
17 126 (18.45%) Configuration Management
18 117 (17.13%) Ruby
19 109 (15.96%) SQL
20 103 (15.08%) .NET
21 102 (14.93%) Scrum
22 101 (14.79%) VMware
22 101 (14.79%) CentOS
23 98 (14.35%) PHP
24 92 (13.47%) SQL Server
24 92 (13.47%) IIS
24 92 (13.47%) Microsoft
24 92 (13.47%) PowerShell

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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
1 141 (20.64%) Apache
2 92 (13.47%) IIS
3 82 (12.01%) JBoss
4 64 (9.37%) Tomcat
5 49 (7.17%) WebLogic
6 39 (5.71%) nginx
7 38 (5.56%) Node.js
8 26 (3.81%) OpenStack
9 25 (3.66%) CMS
10 24 (3.51%) Drupal
11 15 (2.20%) WordPress
12 14 (2.05%) Moodle
12 14 (2.05%) WebLogic Portal
12 14 (2.05%) Lync
13 13 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
13 13 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
13 13 (1.90%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (1.32%) Eucalyptus
15 9 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 39 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.05%) MS Office
3 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.76%) assyst
2 8 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.73%) Cordys
5 3 (0.44%) Tridion
5 3 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.44%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 216 (31.63%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (13.32%) SaaS
3 69 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (3.37%) GitHub
5 23 (3.37%) PaaS
6 18 (2.64%) IaaS
7 10 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.73%) Route 53
9 5 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.73%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.59%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.44%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.44%) Joyent
11 3 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.47%) Firewall
2 37 (5.42%) DNS
2 37 (5.42%) TCP/IP
3 23 (3.37%) SAN
4 19 (2.78%) Internet
5 18 (2.64%) LDAP
5 18 (2.64%) HTTP
6 15 (2.20%) iSCSI
7 11 (1.61%) SSL
8 10 (1.46%) DHCP
9 9 (1.32%) WAN
9 9 (1.32%) LAN
9 9 (1.32%) Network Security
10 7 (1.02%) FTP
11 6 (0.88%) VPN
12 5 (0.73%) SMS
12 5 (0.73%) SMTP
12 5 (0.73%) AMQP
13 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.44%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (24.74%) MySQL
2 92 (13.47%) SQL Server
3 82 (12.01%) NoSQL
4 63 (9.22%) Relational Database
5 58 (8.49%) Redis
6 57 (8.35%) MongoDB
7 40 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (4.83%) Big Data
9 24 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (3.37%) Couchbase
11 22 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (2.93%) RDBMS
13 19 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (2.20%) Hadoop
15 14 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (2.05%) OLAP
15 14 (2.05%) OLAP Cube
15 14 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (1.90%) Essbase
16 13 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 134 (19.62%) Git (software)
2 130 (19.03%) Jenkins
3 90 (13.18%) Subversion
4 69 (10.10%) Hudson
5 44 (6.44%) JIRA
6 39 (5.71%) Maven
7 25 (3.66%) Selenium
8 24 (3.51%) TeamCity
8 24 (3.51%) Eclipse
9 22 (3.22%) Visual Studio
10 21 (3.07%) Grunt
11 17 (2.49%) Bower
12 15 (2.20%) gulp
13 14 (2.05%) ReSharper
14 12 (1.76%) PHPUnit
15 9 (1.32%) Bitbucket
16 8 (1.17%) JUnit
17 7 (1.02%) SpecFlow
17 7 (1.02%) NCrunch
17 7 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
General
1 61 (8.93%) Finance
2 34 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.05%) Retail
4 13 (1.90%) Electronics
5 12 (1.76%) Marketing
6 11 (1.61%) Law
7 9 (1.32%) Banking
8 8 (1.17%) Publishing
8 8 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 189 (27.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 176 (25.77%) Developer
3 86 (12.59%) Systems Administrator
4 82 (12.01%) Administrator
5 69 (10.10%) Senior Developer
6 65 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 61 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
8 55 (8.05%) Linux Administrator
9 48 (7.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 37 (5.42%) Java Developer
10 37 (5.42%) Senior Manager
11 33 (4.83%) Architect
12 27 (3.95%) Build Manager
12 27 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
12 27 (3.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 26 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
14 20 (2.93%) Operations Engineer
15 18 (2.64%) Support Engineer
15 18 (2.64%) Cloud Architect
15 18 (2.64%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (18.59%) Web Services
2 103 (15.08%) .NET
3 91 (13.32%) HTML
4 84 (12.30%) XML
5 81 (11.86%) CSS
6 67 (9.81%) ASP.NET
7 52 (7.61%) JSON
8 48 (7.03%) LAMP
8 48 (7.03%) Ajax
9 42 (6.15%) AngularJS
10 40 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 40 (5.86%) jQuery
11 37 (5.42%) REST
12 36 (5.27%) J2EE
12 36 (5.27%) Spring
13 35 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (4.83%) MSMQ
15 31 (4.54%) Middleware
16 30 (4.39%) Hibernate
17 29 (4.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.08%) Data Centre
2 27 (3.95%) Blog
3 26 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.20%) User Experience
6 14 (2.05%) Learning Management System
6 14 (2.05%) N-Tier
6 14 (2.05%) E-Learning
6 14 (2.05%) Digital Media
6 14 (2.05%) EqualLogic
7 12 (1.76%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.76%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
11 8 (1.17%) DataPower
11 8 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.17%) DTV
12 7 (1.02%) PlayStation
12 7 (1.02%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 382 (55.93%) Linux
2 174 (25.48%) Windows
3 130 (19.03%) UNIX
4 101 (14.79%) CentOS
5 66 (9.66%) Ubuntu
6 65 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (3.37%) Apple iOS
8 21 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (2.49%) Debian
10 15 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (1.90%) Solaris
12 11 (1.61%) AIX
13 8 (1.17%) Android
14 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.88%) SUSE
15 3 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.44%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (18.74%) Continuous Integration
3 126 (18.45%) Configuration Management
4 102 (14.93%) Scrum
5 91 (13.32%) Open Source
6 64 (9.37%) MVC
7 62 (9.08%) SOA
8 56 (8.20%) ITIL
9 48 (7.03%) TDD
10 47 (6.88%) Unit Testing
11 43 (6.30%) OO
12 39 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 37 (5.42%) BDD
13 37 (5.42%) Mentoring
13 37 (5.42%) E-Commerce
14 36 (5.27%) Software Engineering
15 35 (5.12%) SDLC
15 35 (5.12%) Software Delivery
16 32 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
17 28 (4.10%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (36.02%) Python
2 169 (24.74%) Java
3 143 (20.94%) Perl
4 135 (19.77%) JavaScript
5 131 (19.18%) Bash Shell
6 117 (17.13%) Ruby
7 109 (15.96%) SQL
8 98 (14.35%) PHP
9 92 (13.47%) PowerShell
10 83 (12.15%) C#
11 32 (4.69%) Objective-C
12 31 (4.54%) Shell Script
13 29 (4.25%) T-SQL
14 28 (4.10%) Jython
15 20 (2.93%) Scala
16 19 (2.78%) C++
17 12 (1.76%) Apple Swift
18 10 (1.46%) Korn
18 10 (1.46%) Bourne shell
19 9 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 51 (7.47%) Degree
2 28 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.66%) CCNA
4 25 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.02%) CCNP
6 7 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.59%) MCP
7 4 (0.59%) RHCSA
8 3 (0.44%) CCDA
8 3 (0.44%) CCDP
8 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.29%) RHCE
10 1 (0.15%) LPIC
10 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.69%) QA
2 13 (1.90%) SLA
3 11 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.44%) COBIT
5 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (5.86%) Active Directory
3 37 (5.42%) Docker
4 24 (3.51%) KVM
5 23 (3.37%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.49%) Xen
7 15 (2.20%) vCloud
8 10 (1.46%) vSphere
9 6 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (0.88%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.59%) Samba
11 3 (0.44%) Varnish
11 3 (0.44%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.44%) NFS
11 3 (0.44%) XenServer
12 2 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.29%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.15%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 257 (37.63%) Puppet
2 176 (25.77%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (9.08%) Ansible
4 57 (8.35%) Nagios
5 42 (6.15%) ZABBIX
6 37 (5.42%) HAProxy
7 22 (3.22%) Cacti
8 15 (2.20%) Vagrant
8 15 (2.20%) Zenoss
9 14 (2.05%) SCCM
9 14 (2.05%) SCOM
9 14 (2.05%) SCVMM
10 11 (1.61%) OpenView
10 11 (1.61%) Ganglia
11 8 (1.17%) Rundeck
12 4 (0.59%) logstash
12 4 (0.59%) Icinga
12 4 (0.59%) Salt
13 3 (0.44%) Graphite
13 3 (0.44%) Opsview
Vendors
1 101 (14.79%) VMware
2 92 (13.47%) Microsoft
3 70 (10.25%) Oracle
4 69 (10.10%) Red Hat
5 34 (4.98%) Splunk
6 27 (3.95%) IBM
6 27 (3.95%) Google
7 22 (3.22%) Rackspace
8 20 (2.93%) Sitecore
8 20 (2.93%) Citrix
9 17 (2.49%) Atlassian
10 16 (2.34%) Percona
11 15 (2.20%) Remedy
12 14 (2.05%) Nimble Storage
13 13 (1.90%) Twitter
13 13 (1.90%) SAP
14 12 (1.76%) BMC
15 9 (1.32%) Akamai
15 9 (1.32%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.32%) ForgeRock
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago