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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 201 305 405
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +100
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 286 116 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 0.56% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.70% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 239 101 22
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -9.00%
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
16857 16658 16718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.28% 80.48% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13609 13023 13923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +34 85 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Surrey +32 71 £52,750 -8.26% 6
Hampshire +10 44 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Oxfordshire +30 40 £47,500 -17.39% 11
Kent +20 17 £60,000 +71.42% 1
East Sussex -1 16 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £36,250 - 3
Middlesex +9 5 £51,500 +24.84%
West Sussex - 3 £52,500 - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 295 (54.13%) Linux
2 220 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (34.13%) MySQL
4 173 (31.74%) Puppet
5 150 (27.52%) Windows
6 135 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
7 131 (24.04%) Python
8 127 (23.30%) Continuous Integration
9 118 (21.65%) Opscode Chef
10 108 (19.82%) Apache
10 108 (19.82%) Java
11 106 (19.45%) SQL
12 103 (18.90%) JavaScript
13 98 (17.98%) SQL Server
14 94 (17.25%) VMware
15 89 (16.33%) PowerShell
16 87 (15.96%) Web Services
16 87 (15.96%) UNIX
17 81 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 81 (14.86%) Bash Shell
18 78 (14.31%) Configuration Management
18 78 (14.31%) Scrum
19 75 (13.76%) Perl
20 74 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 73 (13.39%) Open Source
22 72 (13.21%) .NET
23 71 (13.03%) Oracle
23 71 (13.03%) Amazon S3
24 70 (12.84%) Git (software)
25 68 (12.48%) Shell Script

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 108 (19.82%) Apache
2 64 (11.74%) IIS
3 36 (6.61%) Tomcat
4 34 (6.24%) JBoss
4 34 (6.24%) WebLogic
5 29 (5.32%) nginx
6 26 (4.77%) SharePoint
7 22 (4.04%) Node.js
8 21 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
9 16 (2.94%) OpenStack
10 13 (2.39%) Confluence
10 13 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
11 11 (2.02%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.83%) OpenEdge
13 9 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
13 9 (1.65%) Drupal
13 9 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (1.28%) CMS
15 6 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.49%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (3.12%) assyst
3 6 (1.10%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 135 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (13.03%) Amazon S3
3 46 (8.44%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (7.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (7.16%) SaaS
5 31 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (5.69%) GitHub
6 13 (2.39%) PaaS
7 11 (2.02%) IaaS
7 11 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (1.65%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.73%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.37%) Office 365
11 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.36%) Internet
2 43 (7.89%) DNS
3 42 (7.71%) HTTP
4 32 (5.87%) TCP/IP
5 31 (5.69%) Firewall
6 27 (4.95%) DHCP
7 22 (4.04%) Network Security
8 19 (3.49%) WAN
9 17 (3.12%) LAN
10 15 (2.75%) LDAP
11 13 (2.39%) SAN
12 12 (2.20%) VPN
13 9 (1.65%) IPsec
13 9 (1.65%) SSH
13 9 (1.65%) OSPF
13 9 (1.65%) BGP
14 7 (1.28%) EIGRP
15 6 (1.10%) FTP
16 4 (0.73%) iSCSI
16 4 (0.73%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (34.13%) MySQL
2 98 (17.98%) SQL Server
3 64 (11.74%) Hadoop
4 50 (9.17%) Redis
5 42 (7.71%) MongoDB
6 41 (7.52%) TokuDB
7 40 (7.34%) MariaDB
8 34 (6.24%) Relational Database
9 32 (5.87%) NoSQL
10 31 (5.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 29 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (3.85%) Riak
12 21 (3.85%) Big Data
13 18 (3.30%) RDBMS
14 13 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
18 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 70 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 50 (9.17%) Jenkins
3 44 (8.07%) Visual Studio
4 43 (7.89%) Subversion
5 41 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 41 (7.52%) MSBuild
6 40 (7.34%) Hudson
7 33 (6.06%) NUnit
8 29 (5.32%) MSTest
9 24 (4.40%) WiX
9 24 (4.40%) NuGet
9 24 (4.40%) Ranorex
10 22 (4.04%) TeamCity
10 22 (4.04%) JIRA
11 17 (3.12%) Maven
12 16 (2.94%) Mercurial
13 15 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (1.47%) Selenium
14 8 (1.47%) dbdeploy
15 7 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 48 (8.81%) Finance
2 16 (2.94%) Games
3 15 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.02%) Retail
5 10 (1.83%) Marketing
5 10 (1.83%) Banking
6 9 (1.65%) Publishing
7 6 (1.10%) Legal
7 6 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.73%) Electronics
8 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 135 (24.77%) Administrator
2 130 (23.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 121 (22.20%) Developer
4 79 (14.50%) Systems Administrator
5 54 (9.91%) DBA
6 46 (8.44%) Linux Administrator
7 42 (7.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 39 (7.16%) Systems Engineer
9 34 (6.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 30 (5.50%) Senior Developer
11 27 (4.95%) Build Manager
12 26 (4.77%) Java Developer
13 24 (4.40%) Automation Engineer
13 24 (4.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 23 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (3.67%) Architect
15 20 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
16 19 (3.49%) Junior
16 19 (3.49%) Python Developer
17 18 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (15.96%) Web Services
2 72 (13.21%) .NET
3 60 (11.01%) HTML
4 59 (10.83%) CSS
5 48 (8.81%) LAMP
6 36 (6.61%) XML
7 31 (5.69%) J2EE
8 30 (5.50%) ASP.NET
9 27 (4.95%) Spring
10 24 (4.40%) X-Windows
11 22 (4.04%) Hibernate
12 21 (3.85%) REST
13 20 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (3.49%) AngularJS
14 19 (3.49%) JSON
15 18 (3.30%) SOAP
15 18 (3.30%) Django
16 13 (2.39%) GWT
17 12 (2.20%) jQuery
17 12 (2.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.39%) Open Source
2 46 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.97%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.22%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.67%) Replication
7 17 (3.12%) User Experience
8 10 (1.83%) Clustering
9 9 (1.65%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.10%) Xbox
11 5 (0.92%) Kindle
11 5 (0.92%) Social Media
11 5 (0.92%) HACMP
11 5 (0.92%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.73%) Grid Computing
12 4 (0.73%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.73%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.55%) iPhone
13 3 (0.55%) Wiki
13 3 (0.55%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 295 (54.13%) Linux
2 150 (27.52%) Windows
3 87 (15.96%) UNIX
4 74 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (10.09%) CentOS
6 42 (7.71%) Ubuntu
7 28 (5.14%) Windows 7
8 24 (4.40%) Windows 8
9 19 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (2.02%) Solaris
12 10 (1.83%) Debian
13 9 (1.65%) AIX
13 9 (1.65%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (1.28%) SUSE
15 6 (1.10%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.55%) VMS
16 3 (0.55%) Android
17 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (23.30%) Continuous Integration
3 78 (14.31%) Scrum
3 78 (14.31%) Configuration Management
4 54 (9.91%) ITIL
5 46 (8.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 45 (8.26%) Project Management
7 44 (8.07%) SOA
8 43 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 42 (7.71%) MVC
10 41 (7.52%) TDD
11 39 (7.16%) Performance Tuning
12 30 (5.50%) Software Engineering
13 27 (4.95%) BDD
14 25 (4.59%) Workflow
15 24 (4.40%) OO
15 24 (4.40%) Kanban
16 23 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 22 (4.04%) E-Commerce
18 21 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (24.04%) Python
2 108 (19.82%) Java
3 106 (19.45%) SQL
4 103 (18.90%) JavaScript
5 89 (16.33%) PowerShell
6 81 (14.86%) Bash Shell
7 75 (13.76%) Perl
8 68 (12.48%) Shell Script
9 67 (12.29%) PHP
10 62 (11.38%) Ruby
11 56 (10.28%) C#
12 20 (3.67%) Jython
13 13 (2.39%) Groovy
14 12 (2.20%) C
15 9 (1.65%) Scala
15 9 (1.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 8 (1.47%) Golang
16 8 (1.47%) C++
16 8 (1.47%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (10.09%) Degree
2 25 (4.59%) SC Cleared
2 25 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (2.57%) VCP4
5 13 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.02%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.65%) CCNA
8 6 (1.10%) CCNP
8 6 (1.10%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.73%) CCDA
9 4 (0.73%) CCDP
9 4 (0.73%) RHCE
10 2 (0.37%) CISSP
10 2 (0.37%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.30%) QA
2 9 (1.65%) SLA
3 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.10%) COBIT
4 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.18%) BS15000
System Software
1 81 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (7.52%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.12%) KVM
4 14 (2.57%) vCloud
4 14 (2.57%) Active Directory
5 11 (2.02%) Samba
6 10 (1.83%) vSphere
7 8 (1.47%) Varnish
7 8 (1.47%) Docker
8 7 (1.28%) Postfix
8 7 (1.28%) XenServer
9 6 (1.10%) NFS
10 5 (0.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 5 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.55%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.18%) Xen
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 173 (31.74%) Puppet
2 118 (21.65%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (8.44%) HAProxy
4 36 (6.61%) Nagios
5 24 (4.40%) SCVMM
5 24 (4.40%) SCCM
6 15 (2.75%) SCOrch
7 14 (2.57%) Ansible
8 13 (2.39%) Vagrant
9 11 (2.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 9 (1.65%) ZABBIX
11 7 (1.28%) logstash
11 7 (1.28%) Salt
12 6 (1.10%) Cacti
12 6 (1.10%) Zenoss
12 6 (1.10%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.10%) OpenView
13 5 (0.92%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.73%) collectd
14 4 (0.73%) Netcool
Vendors
1 94 (17.25%) VMware
2 71 (13.03%) Oracle
3 67 (12.29%) Microsoft
3 67 (12.29%) Red Hat
4 19 (3.49%) Citrix
4 19 (3.49%) Sitecore
5 17 (3.12%) Remedy
6 15 (2.75%) Cisco
7 14 (2.57%) Google
8 10 (1.83%) Akamai
8 10 (1.83%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.65%) ForgeRock
9 9 (1.65%) HP
10 8 (1.47%) Splunk
10 8 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.47%) New Relic
10 8 (1.47%) Percona
11 7 (1.28%) Red Gate
11 7 (1.28%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.28%) Sun
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Bens - Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago