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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 155 317 395
Rank change year-on-year
+162 +78
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 381 139 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.84% 0.60% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 0.75% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 330 113 38
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
17135 18557 17124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.62% 80.21% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13611 14822 13957
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +85 115 £57,500 +12.19% 11
Hampshire +49 60 £56,250 +2.27% 7
Surrey +50 59 £50,000 -18.36% 8
East Sussex +27 42 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Oxfordshire +22 40 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Kent +23 29 £62,500 +8.69% 5
Buckinghamshire +18 28 £58,000 +45.00% 3
Middlesex - 7 £37,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £66,250 -
Home Counties - 2 £67,500 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 346 (52.50%) Linux
2 249 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (37.48%) Puppet
4 231 (35.05%) Amazon AWS
5 200 (30.35%) Windows
6 184 (27.92%) Opscode Chef
7 172 (26.10%) Python
8 169 (25.64%) MySQL
9 134 (20.33%) Configuration Management
10 133 (20.18%) Java
11 128 (19.42%) Apache
12 124 (18.82%) UNIX
13 123 (18.66%) Perl
14 120 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
15 119 (18.06%) JavaScript
16 116 (17.60%) .NET
16 116 (17.60%) SQL
17 115 (17.45%) Web Services
18 113 (17.15%) VMware
19 111 (16.84%) Bash Shell
20 104 (15.78%) Microsoft
21 103 (15.63%) SQL Server
21 103 (15.63%) PowerShell
22 102 (15.48%) Ruby
23 100 (15.17%) Jenkins
24 93 (14.11%) VMware Infrastructure
25 90 (13.66%) Open Source
26 89 (13.51%) IIS
27 88 (13.35%) Git (software)
28 82 (12.44%) Scrum

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 128 (19.42%) Apache
2 89 (13.51%) IIS
3 62 (9.41%) Tomcat
4 60 (9.10%) JBoss
5 28 (4.25%) WebLogic
5 28 (4.25%) nginx
6 24 (3.64%) Node.js
7 20 (3.03%) OpenStack
8 18 (2.73%) WebSphere
8 18 (2.73%) Oracle Service Bus
9 17 (2.58%) CMS
10 16 (2.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 14 (2.12%) Moodle
12 13 (1.97%) Lync
13 11 (1.67%) Eucalyptus
14 10 (1.52%) NServiceBus
15 9 (1.37%) Umbraco
16 8 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
17 7 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
17 7 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 52 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (4.25%) assyst
2 9 (1.37%) Tridion
3 7 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.76%) Cordys
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 231 (35.05%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (12.29%) SaaS
3 69 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (5.46%) Amazon EC2
5 34 (5.16%) GitHub
6 33 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (4.10%) PaaS
8 26 (3.95%) Amazon S3
9 14 (2.12%) IaaS
10 12 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (1.21%) Amazon Glacier
12 8 (1.21%) AWS OpsWorks
13 5 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.76%) Route 53
13 5 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.61%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.30%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.30%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.28%) DNS
2 45 (6.83%) TCP/IP
3 44 (6.68%) Firewall
4 30 (4.55%) Internet
4 30 (4.55%) HTTP
5 27 (4.10%) SAN
6 26 (3.95%) Network Security
7 24 (3.64%) LDAP
8 23 (3.49%) DHCP
9 15 (2.28%) iSCSI
10 14 (2.12%) WAN
11 13 (1.97%) LAN
12 12 (1.82%) SSH
12 12 (1.82%) IPsec
13 11 (1.67%) FTP
14 10 (1.52%) AMQP
15 7 (1.06%) VPN
15 7 (1.06%) OSPF
15 7 (1.06%) BGP
16 4 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (25.64%) MySQL
2 103 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 60 (9.10%) Relational Database
4 55 (8.35%) PostgreSQL
5 53 (8.04%) NoSQL
6 48 (7.28%) Redis
7 37 (5.61%) MongoDB
8 28 (4.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (4.10%) Big Data
10 21 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (2.58%) Hadoop
13 16 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.97%) DB2
15 12 (1.82%) OLAP
15 12 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
16 11 (1.67%) Couchbase
16 11 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
16 11 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 100 (15.17%) Jenkins
2 88 (13.35%) Git (software)
3 67 (10.17%) Subversion
4 44 (6.68%) Hudson
5 37 (5.61%) TeamCity
6 35 (5.31%) Visual Studio
7 32 (4.86%) Maven
8 27 (4.10%) Selenium
9 23 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (2.73%) JIRA
10 18 (2.73%) ReSharper
10 18 (2.73%) Eclipse
11 17 (2.58%) NUnit
12 16 (2.43%) MSBuild
13 15 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (1.82%) Mercurial
15 11 (1.67%) NCrunch
15 11 (1.67%) MSTest
16 9 (1.37%) JSUnit
17 7 (1.06%) SpecFlow
General
1 57 (8.65%) Finance
2 22 (3.34%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.43%) Electronics
4 14 (2.12%) Retail
5 13 (1.97%) Games
6 11 (1.67%) Marketing
7 9 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.37%) Banking
8 7 (1.06%) Law
9 6 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.61%) Publishing
11 3 (0.46%) Back Office
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 182 (27.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 139 (21.09%) Developer
3 96 (14.57%) Administrator
4 91 (13.81%) Systems Administrator
5 62 (9.41%) Systems Engineer
6 58 (8.80%) Linux Administrator
7 50 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 42 (6.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 39 (5.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 38 (5.77%) Senior Developer
11 36 (5.46%) Architect
11 36 (5.46%) Java Developer
12 31 (4.70%) Cloud Engineer
13 26 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
14 23 (3.49%) DevOps Administrator
14 23 (3.49%) Support Engineer
15 21 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (3.03%) C# Developer
17 19 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
18 18 (2.73%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (17.60%) .NET
2 115 (17.45%) Web Services
3 73 (11.08%) HTML
4 66 (10.02%) CSS
5 56 (8.50%) ASP.NET
6 48 (7.28%) XML
7 40 (6.07%) J2EE
7 40 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (5.46%) JSON
9 35 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 35 (5.31%) AngularJS
10 33 (5.01%) REST
11 31 (4.70%) Ajax
12 30 (4.55%) LAMP
13 27 (4.10%) Spring
14 26 (3.95%) Hibernate
14 26 (3.95%) jQuery
15 24 (3.64%) MSMQ
16 22 (3.34%) Java EE
16 22 (3.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.95%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.10%) User Experience
4 24 (3.64%) Blog
5 22 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.88%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.12%) E-Learning
8 14 (2.12%) Learning Management System
8 14 (2.12%) Enterprise Cloud
9 13 (1.97%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.82%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.52%) EqualLogic
12 9 (1.37%) DataPower
13 8 (1.21%) Podcast
13 8 (1.21%) Clustering
14 7 (1.06%) PlayStation
14 7 (1.06%) Xbox
14 7 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 346 (52.50%) Linux
2 200 (30.35%) Windows
3 124 (18.82%) UNIX
4 70 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 70 (10.62%) Ubuntu
5 64 (9.71%) CentOS
6 24 (3.64%) Apple iOS
7 23 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (2.73%) Debian
9 17 (2.58%) AIX
10 16 (2.43%) Solaris
11 13 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.21%) Android
13 6 (0.91%) FreeBSD
14 5 (0.76%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.76%) SUSE
15 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (20.33%) Configuration Management
3 120 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (13.66%) Open Source
5 82 (12.44%) Scrum
6 77 (11.68%) ITIL
7 72 (10.93%) MVC
8 64 (9.71%) TDD
9 63 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 53 (8.04%) Unit Testing
10 53 (8.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 45 (6.83%) SOA
12 39 (5.92%) BDD
12 39 (5.92%) Mentoring
13 38 (5.77%) Software Engineering
14 35 (5.31%) SDLC
15 32 (4.86%) E-Commerce
16 29 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
17 28 (4.25%) Release Management
17 28 (4.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (26.10%) Python
2 133 (20.18%) Java
3 123 (18.66%) Perl
4 119 (18.06%) JavaScript
5 116 (17.60%) SQL
6 111 (16.84%) Bash Shell
7 103 (15.63%) PowerShell
8 102 (15.48%) Ruby
9 78 (11.84%) C#
10 66 (10.02%) PHP
11 42 (6.37%) Shell Script
12 24 (3.64%) T-SQL
13 18 (2.73%) Scala
14 17 (2.58%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.97%) Jython
16 11 (1.67%) Bourne shell
16 11 (1.67%) Korn
16 11 (1.67%) Groovy
17 8 (1.21%) Go
18 5 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (7.74%) Degree
2 30 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 27 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.28%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.52%) CCNA
7 7 (1.06%) CCDA
7 7 (1.06%) CCDP
8 6 (0.91%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.61%) MCP
10 3 (0.46%) RHCE
11 2 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.30%) CCNP
12 1 (0.15%) CISSP
12 1 (0.15%) CISA
12 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.15%) LPIC
12 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.79%) QA
2 14 (2.12%) SLA
3 13 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.37%) COBIT
5 5 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) FISMA
6 1 (0.15%) WCAG
6 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (14.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (5.61%) Active Directory
3 36 (5.46%) Hyper-V
4 32 (4.86%) Docker
5 20 (3.03%) vCloud
6 12 (1.82%) vSphere
6 12 (1.82%) KVM
7 9 (1.37%) Samba
7 9 (1.37%) Xen
8 5 (0.76%) Varnish
8 5 (0.76%) NFS
8 5 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.61%) XenServer
9 4 (0.61%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.46%) iptables
10 3 (0.46%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.46%) Postfix
11 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 247 (37.48%) Puppet
2 184 (27.92%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (9.26%) Nagios
4 53 (8.04%) Ansible
5 34 (5.16%) HAProxy
6 30 (4.55%) SCCM
7 26 (3.95%) ZABBIX
8 22 (3.34%) Cacti
9 15 (2.28%) Zenoss
10 14 (2.12%) OpenView
11 13 (1.97%) SCVMM
12 12 (1.82%) SCOM
12 12 (1.82%) SCOrch
13 11 (1.67%) Vagrant
13 11 (1.67%) Ganglia
14 10 (1.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 8 (1.21%) Capistrano
15 8 (1.21%) Salt
16 5 (0.76%) Graphite
16 5 (0.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 113 (17.15%) VMware
2 104 (15.78%) Microsoft
3 72 (10.93%) Red Hat
4 69 (10.47%) Oracle
5 33 (5.01%) Sitecore
6 31 (4.70%) Remedy
7 28 (4.25%) IBM
8 25 (3.79%) Google
9 21 (3.19%) Rackspace
10 17 (2.58%) Akamai
10 17 (2.58%) Splunk
11 16 (2.43%) ForgeRock
12 14 (2.12%) BMC
12 14 (2.12%) Red Gate
13 12 (1.82%) SAP
13 12 (1.82%) ServiceNow
14 11 (1.67%) Citrix
15 9 (1.37%) Sun
15 9 (1.37%) Cisco
16 8 (1.21%) HP
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
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Salary: bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 28 holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Explore Group
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 DOE
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ASG International
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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South East
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Salary: Up to £70k + Car Allowance, Health, Pension, Bonus
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