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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
England / South East
Rank 64 169 228
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +59
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 586 379 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.98% 1.96% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 2.25% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 457 312 235
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
12630 16823 17543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.88% 87.13% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10285 14296 14207
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +83 187 £57,500 +9.52% 20
Surrey +103 150 £55,000 +4.76% 31
Oxfordshire +26 65 £50,000 -3.84% 5
Hampshire -8 47 £47,500 -5.00% 22
East Sussex +38 40 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Kent +47 38 £47,500 -29.62% 4
Buckinghamshire +27 32 £50,000 +17.64% 10
Middlesex +17 19 £55,000 -8.33%
West Sussex -1 13 £47,500 +5.55% 2
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 557 (53.00%) Linux
2 408 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
3 397 (37.77%) Puppet
4 378 (35.97%) Python
5 354 (33.68%) Amazon AWS
6 297 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
7 277 (26.36%) Java
8 254 (24.17%) Jenkins
9 244 (23.22%) Windows
10 226 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
11 215 (20.46%) SQL
11 215 (20.46%) Microsoft
12 212 (20.17%) Git (software)
12 212 (20.17%) Bash Shell
12 212 (20.17%) Ansible
13 185 (17.60%) JavaScript
14 183 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 179 (17.03%) MySQL
16 172 (16.37%) C#
17 169 (16.08%) SQL Server
18 167 (15.89%) Web Services
19 166 (15.79%) Docker
20 162 (15.41%) Ruby
21 157 (14.94%) .NET
22 154 (14.65%) Finance
23 148 (14.08%) PHP
24 147 (13.99%) Perl
25 144 (13.70%) Configuration Management
26 142 (13.51%) Scrum
27 139 (13.23%) VMware

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 95 (9.04%) Apache
2 78 (7.42%) IIS
3 67 (6.37%) Tomcat
4 53 (5.04%) nginx
5 49 (4.66%) JBoss
6 45 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (3.52%) NServiceBus
7 37 (3.52%) OpenStack
8 30 (2.85%) SharePoint
9 22 (2.09%) Apache Solr
10 18 (1.71%) CMS
10 18 (1.71%) Confluence
11 14 (1.33%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.33%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
13 11 (1.05%) Drupal
14 10 (0.95%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.95%) WordPress
15 8 (0.76%) Eucalyptus
16 7 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 80 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.76%) MS Office
2 8 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.095%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.095%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.90%) Magento
3 10 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.57%) SAP GRC
4 6 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.29%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.095%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 354 (33.68%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (8.94%) SaaS
4 45 (4.28%) IaaS
5 41 (3.90%) PaaS
6 30 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (2.09%) Office 365
9 10 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.86%) GitHub
10 9 (0.86%) Google App Engine
11 8 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (0.67%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.57%) Datadog
14 5 (0.48%) iPaaS
14 5 (0.48%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 85 (8.09%) DNS
2 69 (6.57%) Firewall
2 69 (6.57%) TCP/IP
3 46 (4.38%) DHCP
4 38 (3.62%) LAN
5 36 (3.43%) VoIP
5 36 (3.43%) WAN
6 33 (3.14%) VLAN
7 31 (2.95%) VPN
8 25 (2.38%) HTTP
9 24 (2.28%) Internet
10 20 (1.90%) LDAP
10 20 (1.90%) Network Security
11 14 (1.33%) SSL
12 11 (1.05%) SAN
13 10 (0.95%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.57%) IPv4
14 6 (0.57%) IPv6
15 5 (0.48%) AMQP
15 5 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (17.03%) MySQL
2 169 (16.08%) SQL Server
3 79 (7.52%) NoSQL
4 54 (5.14%) Redis
5 45 (4.28%) Relational Database
6 44 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 41 (3.90%) CouchDB
8 39 (3.71%) Azure SQL Database
9 38 (3.62%) Couchbase
10 34 (3.24%) RavenDB
11 30 (2.85%) Event Store
12 25 (2.38%) Oracle Database
13 24 (2.28%) MongoDB
14 22 (2.09%) Big Data
14 22 (2.09%) Hadoop
15 19 (1.81%) MariaDB
16 18 (1.71%) RDBMS
17 14 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
17 14 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
18 12 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 254 (24.17%) Jenkins
2 212 (20.17%) Git (software)
3 82 (7.80%) JIRA
4 78 (7.42%) TeamCity
5 58 (5.52%) Subversion
6 54 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 50 (4.76%) Vagrant
8 46 (4.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 45 (4.28%) Maven
10 34 (3.24%) Visual Studio
11 29 (2.76%) JSUnit
12 25 (2.38%) Ant
13 22 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 22 (2.09%) Selenium
14 18 (1.71%) Cucumber
14 18 (1.71%) VersionOne
15 17 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
16 12 (1.14%) JMeter
16 12 (1.14%) MSBuild
17 10 (0.95%) Hudson
General
1 154 (14.65%) Finance
2 43 (4.09%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.04%) Marketing
4 27 (2.57%) Banking
5 23 (2.19%) Electronics
5 23 (2.19%) Games
5 23 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.00%) Legal
7 14 (1.33%) Retail
8 7 (0.67%) Back Office
9 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.29%) Law
10 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.095%) Advertising
11 1 (0.095%) German Language
11 1 (0.095%) Military
11 1 (0.095%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.095%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 327 (31.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 245 (23.31%) Developer
3 153 (14.56%) Linux Engineer
4 148 (14.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 131 (12.46%) Administrator
6 111 (10.56%) Systems Administrator
7 108 (10.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 90 (8.56%) Linux Administrator
9 87 (8.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 70 (6.66%) .NET Developer
11 67 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
12 64 (6.09%) C# Developer
12 64 (6.09%) Cloud Engineer
13 61 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 59 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
15 56 (5.33%) AWS Engineer
16 55 (5.23%) Support Engineer
17 54 (5.14%) DevOps Administrator
18 52 (4.95%) Senior Developer
19 49 (4.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (15.89%) Web Services
2 157 (14.94%) .NET
3 118 (11.23%) HTML
4 103 (9.80%) CSS
5 99 (9.42%) AngularJS
6 73 (6.95%) REST
7 71 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 69 (6.57%) .NET Framework
9 56 (5.33%) ASP.NET
9 56 (5.33%) HTML5
10 52 (4.95%) LAMP
11 49 (4.66%) Node.js
11 49 (4.66%) Spring
12 45 (4.28%) Entity Framework
13 44 (4.19%) WCF
14 35 (3.33%) Java EE
15 34 (3.24%) LESS
16 33 (3.14%) MSMQ
17 32 (3.04%) RESTful
18 29 (2.76%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.47%) Computer Science
2 49 (4.66%) Data Centre
2 49 (4.66%) User Experience
3 47 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (3.71%) Public Cloud
5 31 (2.95%) Linux Command Line
6 28 (2.66%) Driving Licence
7 27 (2.57%) Blog
8 25 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 22 (2.09%) Fintech
10 19 (1.81%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.71%) Private Cloud
12 17 (1.62%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.52%) Mobile App
14 14 (1.33%) Replication
15 11 (1.05%) PKI
16 9 (0.86%) CMDB
16 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.86%) Home Automation
16 9 (0.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 557 (53.00%) Linux
2 244 (23.22%) Windows
3 125 (11.89%) Unix
4 101 (9.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 99 (9.42%) Windows Server
6 95 (9.04%) CentOS
7 72 (6.85%) Ubuntu
8 61 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (3.24%) Debian
10 24 (2.28%) Apple iOS
11 21 (2.00%) Android
12 13 (1.24%) Fedora
12 13 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (1.14%) FreeBSD
14 11 (1.05%) AIX
15 9 (0.86%) Solaris
16 8 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.76%) VMS
16 8 (0.76%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
3 144 (13.70%) Configuration Management
4 142 (13.51%) Scrum
5 133 (12.65%) TDD
6 102 (9.71%) BDD
7 95 (9.04%) SDLC
8 90 (8.56%) Open Source
9 76 (7.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 74 (7.04%) Software Engineering
11 61 (5.80%) OO
12 59 (5.61%) High Availability
12 59 (5.61%) ITIL
12 59 (5.61%) Microservices
13 57 (5.42%) Performance Tuning
14 56 (5.33%) Automated Testing
15 53 (5.04%) E-Commerce
15 53 (5.04%) MVC
16 52 (4.95%) Mentoring
17 49 (4.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 378 (35.97%) Python
2 277 (26.36%) Java
3 215 (20.46%) SQL
4 212 (20.17%) Bash Shell
5 185 (17.60%) JavaScript
6 172 (16.37%) C#
7 162 (15.41%) Ruby
8 148 (14.08%) PHP
9 147 (13.99%) Perl
10 137 (13.04%) PowerShell
11 51 (4.85%) T-SQL
12 50 (4.76%) Shell Script
13 46 (4.38%) C++
14 25 (2.38%) C
15 24 (2.28%) Go
16 23 (2.19%) Scala
17 12 (1.14%) VB
17 12 (1.14%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.05%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 118 (11.23%) Degree
2 34 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (3.14%) CCNA
4 32 (3.04%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.81%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.52%) AWS Certification
7 12 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (0.95%) ISEB
10 8 (0.76%) CCNP
11 5 (0.48%) MCSE
12 4 (0.38%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.38%) MCSA
13 3 (0.29%) APMP
13 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.29%) NCDA
13 3 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.095%) CISSP
14 1 (0.095%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (9.32%) QA
2 12 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.38%) GCP
5 3 (0.29%) SLA
6 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.19%) SDET
7 1 (0.095%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.095%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.095%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 166 (15.79%) Docker
2 81 (7.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (5.99%) Active Directory
4 37 (3.52%) vSphere
5 25 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 21 (2.00%) KVM
6 21 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (1.90%) Xen
8 15 (1.43%) Varnish
9 13 (1.24%) XenApp
10 12 (1.14%) NFS
10 12 (1.14%) XenServer
11 10 (0.95%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.76%) GlusterFS
12 8 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.48%) MetaFrame
13 5 (0.48%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.48%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 397 (37.77%) Puppet
2 297 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
3 212 (20.17%) Ansible
4 58 (5.52%) Nagios
5 32 (3.04%) Salt
6 27 (2.57%) Kubernetes
7 20 (1.90%) Terraform
8 15 (1.43%) SCCM
9 14 (1.33%) ZABBIX
10 13 (1.24%) HAProxy
10 13 (1.24%) Opsview
11 12 (1.14%) logstash
12 10 (0.95%) Graphite
13 9 (0.86%) Data Guard
13 9 (0.86%) Galera Cluster
14 8 (0.76%) Cacti
14 8 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 8 (0.76%) Ganglia
14 8 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 215 (20.46%) Microsoft
2 139 (13.23%) VMware
3 129 (12.27%) Oracle
4 114 (10.85%) Red Hat
5 53 (5.04%) Cisco
6 32 (3.04%) Google
7 30 (2.85%) Citrix
8 24 (2.28%) SAP
9 23 (2.19%) New Relic
9 23 (2.19%) Splunk
10 22 (2.09%) HP
11 17 (1.62%) NetApp
12 14 (1.33%) Percona
13 12 (1.14%) Intel
13 12 (1.14%) Tableau
14 11 (1.05%) BMC
14 11 (1.05%) Dell
15 10 (0.95%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.95%) SaltStack
16 9 (0.86%) CA
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum 10% bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago