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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
England / South East
Rank 77 172 226
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +54
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 534 357 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.55% 1.83% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 2.11% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 441 281 215
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.95%

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
12872 16888 17407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.68% 86.57% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10513 14243 13999
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +95 153 £60,250 +9.54% 12
Surrey +87 138 £54,000 -9.24% 21
Oxfordshire +26 61 £50,000 - 16
Hampshire -15 57 £47,500 -5.00% 13
East Sussex +48 46 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Buckinghamshire +24 37 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Kent +24 23 £47,500 -28.30% 6
Middlesex +11 14 £55,000 -6.38% 3
West Sussex +4 5 £40,000 -28.88% 2
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 546 (54.01%) Linux
2 392 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (37.78%) Puppet
4 359 (35.51%) Python
5 344 (34.03%) Amazon AWS
6 294 (29.08%) Opscode Chef
7 287 (28.39%) Java
8 268 (26.51%) Windows
9 245 (24.23%) Jenkins
10 215 (21.27%) JavaScript
11 211 (20.87%) SQL
12 210 (20.77%) Bash Shell
13 208 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
14 206 (20.38%) Microsoft
15 200 (19.78%) Git (software)
16 180 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
17 174 (17.21%) Web Services
18 170 (16.82%) Ansible
19 169 (16.72%) Ruby
20 168 (16.62%) SQL Server
20 168 (16.62%) MySQL
21 159 (15.73%) Scrum
22 158 (15.63%) Perl
23 157 (15.53%) Docker
24 155 (15.33%) .NET
25 153 (15.13%) HTML
26 152 (15.03%) PHP
27 145 (14.34%) C#
28 142 (14.05%) VMware
29 141 (13.95%) Configuration Management

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 98 (9.69%) Apache
2 86 (8.51%) IIS
3 67 (6.63%) Tomcat
4 56 (5.54%) nginx
5 48 (4.75%) JBoss
6 44 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (4.06%) NServiceBus
8 38 (3.76%) CMS
9 27 (2.67%) SharePoint
10 26 (2.57%) OpenStack
11 22 (2.18%) Apache Solr
12 17 (1.68%) WebLogic
13 15 (1.48%) Drupal
14 13 (1.29%) Confluence
15 12 (1.19%) Eucalyptus
16 11 (1.09%) Apache Spark
17 10 (0.99%) WebSphere
17 10 (0.99%) WordPress
18 8 (0.79%) MS Exchange
19 6 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 74 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.48%) Magento
3 11 (1.09%) SAP GRC
4 9 (0.89%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 344 (34.03%) Amazon AWS
2 180 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (8.51%) SaaS
4 52 (5.14%) IaaS
5 42 (4.15%) PaaS
6 37 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
7 35 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (1.78%) Office 365
10 15 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.89%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.79%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.69%) GitHub
14 6 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.59%) Heroku
15 5 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.49%) Route 53
16 4 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 4 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 84 (8.31%) Firewall
2 79 (7.81%) DNS
3 78 (7.72%) TCP/IP
4 47 (4.65%) DHCP
5 40 (3.96%) VLAN
5 40 (3.96%) VoIP
6 36 (3.56%) LAN
7 34 (3.36%) WAN
8 33 (3.26%) Internet
9 30 (2.97%) HTTP
10 23 (2.27%) VPN
11 18 (1.78%) SAN
12 14 (1.38%) Network Security
12 14 (1.38%) Wireshark
13 13 (1.29%) SSL
14 9 (0.89%) LDAP
15 6 (0.59%) IPv6
16 5 (0.49%) SMTP
17 4 (0.40%) BIG-IP
17 4 (0.40%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (16.62%) MySQL
1 168 (16.62%) SQL Server
2 80 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 63 (6.23%) Redis
4 53 (5.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 49 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 42 (4.15%) Couchbase
6 42 (4.15%) CouchDB
7 41 (4.06%) Azure SQL Database
8 34 (3.36%) MongoDB
9 33 (3.26%) Event Store
9 33 (3.26%) RavenDB
10 27 (2.67%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (2.27%) Hadoop
13 20 (1.98%) MariaDB
14 18 (1.78%) Big Data
14 18 (1.78%) RDBMS
15 16 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 245 (24.23%) Jenkins
2 200 (19.78%) Git (software)
3 84 (8.31%) TeamCity
4 75 (7.42%) Subversion
5 74 (7.32%) JIRA
6 52 (5.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 49 (4.85%) Vagrant
8 39 (3.86%) Visual Studio
9 38 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 34 (3.36%) Maven
11 33 (3.26%) JSUnit
12 30 (2.97%) Selenium
13 21 (2.08%) Cucumber
14 20 (1.98%) Ant
14 20 (1.98%) Hudson
15 18 (1.78%) JMeter
15 18 (1.78%) VersionOne
16 16 (1.58%) Mocha
17 15 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
17 15 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 133 (13.16%) Finance
2 40 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 24 (2.37%) Legal
4 22 (2.18%) Marketing
5 20 (1.98%) Banking
6 18 (1.78%) Games
7 17 (1.68%) Electronics
7 17 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.09%) Retail
9 6 (0.59%) Back Office
10 5 (0.49%) Law
11 2 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.099%) Advertising
12 1 (0.099%) German Language
12 1 (0.099%) Local Government
12 1 (0.099%) Military
12 1 (0.099%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.099%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 303 (29.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 249 (24.63%) Developer
3 167 (16.52%) Linux Engineer
4 141 (13.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 127 (12.56%) Administrator
6 110 (10.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 102 (10.09%) Systems Administrator
8 89 (8.80%) Linux Administrator
9 87 (8.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 71 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
11 63 (6.23%) .NET Developer
11 63 (6.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 59 (5.84%) AWS Engineer
12 59 (5.84%) C# Developer
12 59 (5.84%) Support Engineer
13 57 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 56 (5.54%) Cloud Engineer
15 55 (5.44%) Analyst
16 53 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
16 53 (5.24%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (17.21%) Web Services
2 155 (15.33%) .NET
3 153 (15.13%) HTML
4 121 (11.97%) CSS
5 117 (11.57%) AngularJS
6 66 (6.53%) .NET Framework
6 66 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 66 (6.53%) HTML5
7 64 (6.33%) REST
8 63 (6.23%) ASP.NET
9 60 (5.93%) Node.js
10 53 (5.24%) LAMP
11 49 (4.85%) Entity Framework
12 48 (4.75%) WCF
13 45 (4.45%) jQuery
14 39 (3.86%) Java EE
15 38 (3.76%) MSMQ
16 37 (3.66%) RESTful
17 35 (3.46%) LESS
18 33 (3.26%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 69 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 62 (6.13%) User Experience
3 60 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.25%) Public Cloud
5 40 (3.96%) Data Centre
6 33 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 32 (3.17%) Driving Licence
8 31 (3.07%) Blog
9 22 (2.18%) Private Cloud
10 20 (1.98%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.68%) Mobile App
12 15 (1.48%) Fintech
12 15 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 13 (1.29%) CMDB
13 13 (1.29%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.19%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
14 12 (1.19%) Life Science
15 10 (0.99%) Replication
15 10 (0.99%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 546 (54.01%) Linux
2 268 (26.51%) Windows
3 126 (12.46%) Unix
4 106 (10.48%) Windows Server
5 103 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 91 (9.00%) CentOS
7 63 (6.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 59 (5.84%) Ubuntu
9 28 (2.77%) Apple iOS
10 26 (2.57%) Android
11 19 (1.88%) Debian
12 17 (1.68%) Fedora
12 17 (1.68%) FreeBSD
13 10 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.69%) VMS
14 7 (0.69%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.59%) AIX
15 6 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
3 159 (15.73%) Scrum
4 141 (13.95%) Configuration Management
5 116 (11.47%) TDD
6 105 (10.39%) SDLC
7 90 (8.90%) Open Source
8 70 (6.92%) OO
8 70 (6.92%) Software Engineering
9 68 (6.73%) BDD
10 63 (6.23%) Performance Tuning
11 57 (5.64%) Automated Testing
12 56 (5.54%) Kanban
13 55 (5.44%) High Availability
13 55 (5.44%) ITIL
13 55 (5.44%) MVC
13 55 (5.44%) SOA
14 51 (5.04%) Continuous Delivery
15 48 (4.75%) Migration
16 47 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 359 (35.51%) Python
2 287 (28.39%) Java
3 215 (21.27%) JavaScript
4 211 (20.87%) SQL
5 210 (20.77%) Bash Shell
6 169 (16.72%) Ruby
7 158 (15.63%) Perl
8 152 (15.03%) PHP
9 145 (14.34%) C#
10 138 (13.65%) PowerShell
11 55 (5.44%) T-SQL
12 47 (4.65%) Shell Script
13 42 (4.15%) C
14 41 (4.06%) C++
15 23 (2.27%) Scala
16 18 (1.78%) Go
17 14 (1.38%) VB
18 11 (1.09%) Groovy
19 10 (0.99%) VBScript
20 7 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 122 (12.07%) Degree
2 38 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (3.66%) CCNA
4 25 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.98%) AWS Certification
6 17 (1.68%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.89%) ISEB
8 9 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (0.59%) CCNP
11 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.40%) MCSE
12 3 (0.30%) RHCE
13 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.20%) MCSA
13 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.099%) CCIE
14 1 (0.099%) MCP
14 1 (0.099%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.41%) QA
2 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.40%) GCP
3 4 (0.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.20%) SDET
5 1 (0.099%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.099%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.099%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 157 (15.53%) Docker
2 88 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (6.53%) Active Directory
4 34 (3.36%) vSphere
5 24 (2.37%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.88%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.58%) KVM
8 15 (1.48%) Varnish
8 15 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (1.19%) GlusterFS
9 12 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (1.09%) XenApp
10 11 (1.09%) XenServer
11 10 (0.99%) Xen
12 6 (0.59%) iptables
12 6 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.40%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.40%) HDFS
13 4 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 382 (37.78%) Puppet
2 294 (29.08%) Opscode Chef
3 170 (16.82%) Ansible
4 57 (5.64%) Nagios
5 20 (1.98%) Salt
6 16 (1.58%) Kubernetes
6 16 (1.58%) Terraform
7 14 (1.38%) SCCM
8 13 (1.29%) ZABBIX
9 12 (1.19%) Cacti
9 12 (1.19%) Data Guard
9 12 (1.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 12 (1.19%) Ganglia
9 12 (1.19%) OpenView
9 12 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 12 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 12 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (1.09%) HAProxy
11 10 (0.99%) logstash
11 10 (0.99%) Opsview
Vendors
1 206 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 142 (14.05%) VMware
3 136 (13.45%) Oracle
4 115 (11.37%) Red Hat
5 56 (5.54%) Cisco
6 30 (2.97%) Google
7 28 (2.77%) Citrix
8 26 (2.57%) SAP
9 25 (2.47%) HP
10 24 (2.37%) Splunk
11 15 (1.48%) NetApp
12 13 (1.29%) BMC
13 12 (1.19%) Percona
13 12 (1.19%) Tableau
14 11 (1.09%) Atlassian
14 11 (1.09%) Rackspace
15 10 (0.99%) Dell
16 9 (0.89%) New Relic
16 9 (0.89%) Perforce
17 8 (0.79%) SolarWinds
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Networking People
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Recann
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, other benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Net Talent
Salary: competitive salaries
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago