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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 103 180 237
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +57
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 514 370 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.94% 1.76% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 2.06% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 420 319 179
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,250 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
15047 17996 18124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.17% 85.39% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12469 14956 14002
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 September 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 September 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 +33 144 £57,500 - 13
Hampshire +69 116 £50,000 - 25
Surrey +52 101 £52,500 - 9
East Sussex +55 82 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Oxfordshire -27 24 £40,500 -20.58% 8
Kent +23 21 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £43,750 -2.77% 1
West Sussex +19 11 £48,250 -32.51%
Middlesex +13 2 - - 2
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 559 (52.64%) Linux
2 401 (37.76%) Python
3 387 (36.44%) Puppet
4 370 (34.84%) Agile Software Development
5 363 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
6 312 (29.38%) Java
7 304 (28.63%) Opscode Chef
8 279 (26.27%) Jenkins
9 274 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
10 268 (25.24%) Windows
11 242 (22.79%) JavaScript
12 227 (21.37%) Bash Shell
13 225 (21.19%) Ruby
14 221 (20.81%) VMware
15 203 (19.11%) Git (software)
16 194 (18.27%) Perl
17 190 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
18 184 (17.33%) SQL
19 182 (17.14%) MySQL
20 180 (16.95%) SQL Server
21 177 (16.67%) PHP
22 176 (16.57%) Configuration Management
23 175 (16.48%) PowerShell
24 174 (16.38%) Ansible
25 171 (16.10%) Docker
25 171 (16.10%) Scrum
25 171 (16.10%) HTML
26 169 (15.91%) Web Services
27 154 (14.50%) Microsoft
28 151 (14.22%) Degree

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
1 129 (12.15%) Apache
2 88 (8.29%) Tomcat
3 80 (7.53%) nginx
4 75 (7.06%) IIS
5 54 (5.08%) CMS
6 53 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
7 44 (4.14%) JBoss
8 33 (3.11%) WebLogic
9 28 (2.64%) NServiceBus
10 27 (2.54%) OpenStack
11 21 (1.98%) Apache Spark
11 21 (1.98%) Drupal
12 19 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (1.69%) Eucalyptus
14 17 (1.60%) Apache Solr
15 16 (1.51%) WebSphere
16 12 (1.13%) SharePoint
17 10 (0.94%) Confluence
18 6 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 5 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 95 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (1.60%) SAP GRC
2 16 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (1.51%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.094%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 363 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
2 190 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (9.23%) SaaS
4 49 (4.61%) Amazon EC2
4 49 (4.61%) IaaS
5 33 (3.11%) PaaS
6 29 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (2.64%) IBM Cloud
8 27 (2.54%) Amazon S3
9 26 (2.45%) SoftLayer
10 19 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 18 (1.69%) GitHub
12 14 (1.32%) Sumo Logic
13 12 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 11 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
16 7 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
16 7 (0.66%) Google Apps
17 6 (0.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 105 (9.89%) Firewall
2 95 (8.95%) DNS
3 87 (8.19%) TCP/IP
4 44 (4.14%) SAN
5 40 (3.77%) Internet
6 31 (2.92%) VLAN
7 28 (2.64%) LAN
8 27 (2.54%) VoIP
9 26 (2.45%) DHCP
10 24 (2.26%) WAN
11 23 (2.17%) HTTP
12 19 (1.79%) SNMP
13 17 (1.60%) SSL
13 17 (1.60%) VPN
14 15 (1.41%) Wireless
14 15 (1.41%) Wireshark
15 9 (0.85%) BIG-IP
15 9 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 9 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 7 (0.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (17.14%) MySQL
2 180 (16.95%) SQL Server
3 77 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 48 (4.52%) NoSQL
5 43 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 43 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 40 (3.77%) Redis
7 39 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (3.01%) Hadoop
8 32 (3.01%) Oracle Database
9 26 (2.45%) Big Data
10 21 (1.98%) MariaDB
10 21 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
10 21 (1.98%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
11 18 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
11 18 (1.69%) SAP HANA
12 16 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 279 (26.27%) Jenkins
2 203 (19.11%) Git (software)
3 120 (11.30%) Subversion
4 100 (9.42%) Vagrant
5 83 (7.82%) TeamCity
6 76 (7.16%) Maven
7 75 (7.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 73 (6.87%) JIRA
9 52 (4.90%) Selenium
10 39 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
11 35 (3.30%) Ant
12 34 (3.20%) JMeter
13 32 (3.01%) Visual Studio
14 31 (2.92%) Hudson
15 26 (2.45%) LoadRunner
16 25 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (2.26%) Gatling
17 24 (2.26%) SonarQube
18 22 (2.07%) TestNG
19 21 (1.98%) Cucumber
General
1 126 (11.86%) Finance
2 37 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.30%) Law
4 34 (3.20%) Marketing
5 21 (1.98%) Retail
6 20 (1.88%) Legal
7 19 (1.79%) Publishing
8 15 (1.41%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.04%) Automotive
9 11 (1.04%) Back Office
9 11 (1.04%) Banking
10 9 (0.85%) Games
11 5 (0.47%) Advertising
12 4 (0.38%) Electronics
13 1 (0.094%) German Language
13 1 (0.094%) Local Government
13 1 (0.094%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 360 (33.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 237 (22.32%) Developer
3 188 (17.70%) Linux Engineer
4 154 (14.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 130 (12.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 123 (11.58%) Administrator
7 94 (8.85%) Systems Administrator
8 89 (8.38%) Senior DevOps
9 82 (7.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 79 (7.44%) Cloud Engineer
11 67 (6.31%) DevOps Administrator
12 66 (6.21%) AWS Engineer
13 65 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
14 64 (6.03%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 63 (5.93%) AWS DevOps
15 63 (5.93%) Linux Administrator
16 61 (5.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 58 (5.46%) Architect
18 53 (4.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 52 (4.90%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (16.10%) HTML
2 169 (15.91%) Web Services
3 140 (13.18%) .NET
4 127 (11.96%) CSS
5 92 (8.66%) LAMP
6 91 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 87 (8.19%) Node.js
8 71 (6.69%) ASP.NET
8 71 (6.69%) jQuery
9 58 (5.46%) HTML5
10 52 (4.90%) RESTful
11 51 (4.80%) Spring
12 49 (4.61%) Ajax
13 46 (4.33%) JSON
14 43 (4.05%) CSS3
15 41 (3.86%) LEMP Stack
16 39 (3.67%) REST
17 32 (3.01%) ActiveMQ
17 32 (3.01%) Middleware
17 32 (3.01%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
1 77 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 66 (6.21%) User Experience
3 48 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 40 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 36 (3.39%) Private Cloud
6 32 (3.01%) Public Cloud
7 27 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (2.26%) Statistics
9 22 (2.07%) CMDB
10 21 (1.98%) Clustering
11 19 (1.79%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (1.60%) Mathematics
13 16 (1.51%) Enterprise Cloud
14 15 (1.41%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.41%) Cryptography
14 15 (1.41%) Management Information System
14 15 (1.41%) PKI
15 13 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 559 (52.64%) Linux
2 268 (25.24%) Windows
3 98 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 98 (9.23%) Unix
4 77 (7.25%) Windows Server
5 68 (6.40%) CentOS
6 42 (3.95%) Ubuntu
7 27 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.60%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.51%) Android
10 15 (1.41%) Debian
11 13 (1.22%) FreeBSD
12 12 (1.13%) Fedora
13 10 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.85%) VMS
15 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.38%) AIX
16 4 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (34.84%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
3 176 (16.57%) Configuration Management
4 171 (16.10%) Scrum
5 111 (10.45%) TDD
6 101 (9.51%) Open Source
7 89 (8.38%) SDLC
8 87 (8.19%) Software Engineering
9 81 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 66 (6.21%) Web Development
11 63 (5.93%) Kanban
11 63 (5.93%) SOA
12 62 (5.84%) ITIL
13 61 (5.74%) Continuous Deployment
14 60 (5.65%) Mentoring
15 58 (5.46%) E-Commerce
16 57 (5.37%) OO
17 56 (5.27%) Performance Tuning
18 53 (4.99%) Workflow
19 51 (4.80%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 401 (37.76%) Python
2 312 (29.38%) Java
3 242 (22.79%) JavaScript
4 227 (21.37%) Bash Shell
5 225 (21.19%) Ruby
6 194 (18.27%) Perl
7 184 (17.33%) SQL
8 177 (16.67%) PHP
9 175 (16.48%) PowerShell
10 111 (10.45%) C#
11 57 (5.37%) C
12 52 (4.90%) C++
13 31 (2.92%) Groovy
14 27 (2.54%) T-SQL
15 25 (2.35%) VBScript
16 24 (2.26%) VB
17 22 (2.07%) Shell Script
18 16 (1.51%) CoffeeScript
18 16 (1.51%) Scala
19 12 (1.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 151 (14.22%) Degree
2 32 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.45%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.35%) ISEB
4 25 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (1.98%) CCNA
5 21 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (0.94%) AWS Certification
8 9 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
9 8 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.75%) VCDX
10 6 (0.56%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.38%) CCNP
11 4 (0.38%) PhD
11 4 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.10%) QA
2 31 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 23 (2.17%) SLA
4 8 (0.75%) ISO13485
4 8 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.66%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.38%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.094%) COBIT
8 1 (0.094%) SDET
System Software
1 171 (16.10%) Docker
2 138 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (6.87%) Hyper-V
4 61 (5.74%) Active Directory
5 54 (5.08%) vSphere
6 43 (4.05%) VMware ESX
7 25 (2.35%) vCloud
8 18 (1.69%) GlusterFS
8 18 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (1.69%) Varnish
9 11 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (0.94%) iptables
10 10 (0.94%) KVM
10 10 (0.94%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.38%) HDFS
11 4 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.38%) Xen
12 3 (0.28%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.28%) LXC
13 2 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 387 (36.44%) Puppet
2 304 (28.63%) Opscode Chef
3 174 (16.38%) Ansible
4 80 (7.53%) Nagios
5 28 (2.64%) Salt
6 24 (2.26%) Icinga
7 22 (2.07%) Cacti
8 20 (1.88%) Backup Exec
8 20 (1.88%) Terraform
9 18 (1.69%) Data Guard
9 18 (1.69%) Ganglia
9 18 (1.69%) OpenView
9 18 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 18 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 18 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
10 15 (1.41%) SCCM
10 15 (1.41%) yum
11 14 (1.32%) Kibana
11 14 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 14 (1.32%) vMotion
Vendors
1 221 (20.81%) VMware
2 154 (14.50%) Microsoft
3 146 (13.75%) Oracle
4 81 (7.63%) Red Hat
5 66 (6.21%) Cisco
6 35 (3.30%) HP
7 32 (3.01%) Splunk
8 26 (2.45%) Rackspace
8 26 (2.45%) SAP
9 24 (2.26%) Coverity
10 22 (2.07%) Google
11 20 (1.88%) Symantec
11 20 (1.88%) Veeam
12 18 (1.69%) Atlassian
12 18 (1.69%) BMC
12 18 (1.69%) IBM
13 16 (1.51%) ServiceNow
14 14 (1.32%) F5
15 10 (0.94%) Sophos
16 9 (0.85%) Juniper
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £50k + potential equity stake
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Flexi hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £42000 Per Annum AWS
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago