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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 222 358 407
Rank change year-on-year
+136 +49
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 246 77 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 0.36% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.47% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 177 64 34
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
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
17518 16554 17757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.86% 78.16% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13531 13520 15042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Surrey +52 80 £50,000 - 7
Berkshire +18 54 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Hampshire +23 41 £44,500 -17.20% 5
East Sussex -2 27 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +29 23 £70,000 +75.00% 5
Kent - 10 £67,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £38,250 -
M4 Corridor - 5 £75,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 - 2
Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Middlesex -2 1 £62,500 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 222 (57.66%) Linux
2 156 (40.52%) Puppet
3 151 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (34.55%) Java
5 118 (30.65%) Python
6 117 (30.39%) MySQL
7 107 (27.79%) Opscode Chef
8 93 (24.16%) Windows
9 88 (22.86%) Apache
10 85 (22.08%) JavaScript
10 85 (22.08%) Git (software)
11 84 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 84 (21.82%) Red Hat
12 83 (21.56%) Ruby
13 78 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
13 78 (20.26%) Jenkins
13 78 (20.26%) Bash Shell
14 75 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
15 73 (18.96%) Perl
16 69 (17.92%) Web Services
17 66 (17.14%) PHP
18 63 (16.36%) UNIX
19 61 (15.84%) Tomcat
20 57 (14.81%) Open Source
21 56 (14.55%) Degree
21 56 (14.55%) DNS
22 53 (13.77%) Configuration Management
23 50 (12.99%) Oracle
24 49 (12.73%) HTML
24 49 (12.73%) LAMP

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 88 (22.86%) Apache
2 61 (15.84%) Tomcat
3 37 (9.61%) IIS
4 34 (8.83%) Node.js
5 28 (7.27%) nginx
6 16 (4.16%) SharePoint
7 14 (3.64%) Apache Solr
7 14 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 12 (3.12%) Resin
9 10 (2.60%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.56%) Confluence
11 4 (1.04%) Drupal
12 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.52%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 78 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 35 (9.09%) SaaS
3 34 (8.83%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (5.45%) GitHub
6 20 (5.19%) Basecamp
7 16 (4.16%) IaaS
8 15 (3.90%) Amazon S3
9 11 (2.86%) PaaS
10 6 (1.56%) Google App Engine
11 5 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (1.30%) Rackspace Cloud
11 5 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (1.30%) ElastiCache
12 2 (0.52%) Route 53
12 2 (0.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (14.55%) DNS
2 45 (11.69%) HTTP
3 38 (9.87%) LDAP
4 36 (9.35%) TCP/IP
5 32 (8.31%) Internet
6 26 (6.75%) DHCP
6 26 (6.75%) VoIP
7 22 (5.71%) Firewall
8 20 (5.19%) FTP
8 20 (5.19%) SMTP
9 18 (4.68%) WAN
10 11 (2.86%) LAN
10 11 (2.86%) SAN
11 10 (2.60%) VPN
12 8 (2.08%) SSL
13 7 (1.82%) Wireshark
14 6 (1.56%) VLAN
14 6 (1.56%) Ethernet
15 5 (1.30%) Network Security
16 4 (1.04%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (30.39%) MySQL
2 40 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (7.53%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.71%) Redis
4 22 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (4.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 14 (3.64%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.86%) Big Data
8 10 (2.60%) MariaDB
8 10 (2.60%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.56%) Riak
13 5 (1.30%) SQLite
14 4 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 85 (22.08%) Git (software)
2 78 (20.26%) Jenkins
3 41 (10.65%) JIRA
4 27 (7.01%) MSBuild
5 25 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (5.45%) NUnit
7 19 (4.94%) Subversion
8 18 (4.68%) NuGet
9 16 (4.16%) Visual Studio
9 16 (4.16%) TeamCity
9 16 (4.16%) WiX
10 15 (3.90%) Ranorex
10 15 (3.90%) MSTest
11 13 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (3.12%) Selenium
13 8 (2.08%) Hudson
13 8 (2.08%) Ant
14 7 (1.82%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.82%) dbdeploy
14 7 (1.82%) Gradle
General
1 46 (11.95%) Finance
2 27 (7.01%) Marketing
3 14 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.38%) Legal
4 13 (3.38%) Retail
5 11 (2.86%) Advertising
5 11 (2.86%) Banking
6 9 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.82%) Electronics
8 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 120 (31.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 84 (21.82%) Administrator
3 72 (18.70%) Systems Administrator
4 63 (16.36%) Linux Administrator
5 51 (13.25%) Developer
6 49 (12.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 26 (6.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 21 (5.45%) Automation Engineer
8 21 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (4.68%) DevOps Specialist
9 18 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (4.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (4.16%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 16 (4.16%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 16 (4.16%) DBA
11 13 (3.38%) Team Leader
11 13 (3.38%) Software Engineer
11 13 (3.38%) ScrumMaster
12 12 (3.12%) DevOps Administrator
12 12 (3.12%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (17.92%) Web Services
2 49 (12.73%) HTML
2 49 (12.73%) LAMP
3 41 (10.65%) CSS
4 31 (8.05%) REST
5 28 (7.27%) .NET
6 22 (5.71%) HTML5
7 20 (5.19%) Spring
8 19 (4.94%) Ruby on Rails
9 18 (4.68%) AngularJS
10 16 (4.16%) X-Windows
10 16 (4.16%) Java EE
11 15 (3.90%) jQuery
12 14 (3.64%) WCF
13 12 (3.12%) Django
13 12 (3.12%) CSS3
13 12 (3.12%) Hibernate
14 11 (2.86%) J2EE
15 10 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (2.60%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.81%) Open Source
2 42 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.94%) User Experience
5 18 (4.68%) Clustering
6 16 (4.16%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.34%) Social Media
9 8 (2.08%) Replication
10 7 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.56%) Blog
12 5 (1.30%) DTV
12 5 (1.30%) iPhone
12 5 (1.30%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (1.04%) Kindle
14 3 (0.78%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.78%) Xbox
14 3 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
15 2 (0.52%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 222 (57.66%) Linux
2 93 (24.16%) Windows
3 84 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 63 (16.36%) UNIX
5 43 (11.17%) CentOS
6 38 (9.87%) Debian
7 17 (4.42%) Solaris
8 16 (4.16%) Ubuntu
8 16 (4.16%) Windows 7
8 16 (4.16%) Windows 8
9 14 (3.64%) AIX
10 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.08%) SUSE
11 7 (1.82%) Android
12 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.04%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.26%) Fedora
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (13.77%) Configuration Management
4 48 (12.47%) Scrum
4 48 (12.47%) Software Engineering
5 44 (11.43%) TDD
6 41 (10.65%) OO
7 37 (9.61%) E-Commerce
8 27 (7.01%) Load Balancing
9 25 (6.49%) Mentoring
10 23 (5.97%) Project Management
11 21 (5.45%) Line Management
12 19 (4.94%) Kanban
12 19 (4.94%) Analytics
12 19 (4.94%) MVC
13 18 (4.68%) BDD
13 18 (4.68%) Web Development
14 17 (4.42%) Workflow
15 15 (3.90%) Unit Testing
16 14 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 133 (34.55%) Java
2 118 (30.65%) Python
3 85 (22.08%) JavaScript
4 83 (21.56%) Ruby
5 78 (20.26%) Bash Shell
6 73 (18.96%) Perl
7 66 (17.14%) PHP
8 42 (10.91%) SQL
9 41 (10.65%) PowerShell
10 37 (9.61%) C#
11 26 (6.75%) C++
11 26 (6.75%) C
12 23 (5.97%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.60%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.82%) Scala
15 3 (0.78%) Jython
15 3 (0.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 1 (0.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 56 (14.55%) Degree
2 16 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.30%) CCNP
4 5 (1.30%) CCNA
5 4 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.27%) QA
2 8 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.78%) BS15000
System Software
1 43 (11.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.27%) NFS
3 24 (6.23%) Postfix
4 23 (5.97%) Samba
5 16 (4.16%) Hyper-V
6 15 (3.90%) XenServer
7 12 (3.12%) Xen
8 10 (2.60%) vSphere
9 8 (2.08%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.82%) VirtualBox
11 5 (1.30%) KVM
12 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
13 2 (0.52%) Varnish
13 2 (0.52%) Docker
13 2 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 156 (40.52%) Puppet
2 107 (27.79%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (9.09%) Nagios
4 20 (5.19%) Vagrant
4 20 (5.19%) Munin
5 18 (4.68%) Ansible
6 16 (4.16%) SCVMM
7 13 (3.38%) Salt
8 12 (3.12%) Cacti
9 8 (2.08%) Capistrano
9 8 (2.08%) HAProxy
9 8 (2.08%) OpenView
9 8 (2.08%) Control-M
9 8 (2.08%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.82%) logstash
11 6 (1.56%) ZABBIX
12 5 (1.30%) Netcool
12 5 (1.30%) Ganglia
12 5 (1.30%) collectd
12 5 (1.30%) StatsD
Vendors
1 84 (21.82%) Red Hat
2 50 (12.99%) Oracle
3 49 (12.73%) VMware
4 33 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 30 (7.79%) JBoss
6 20 (5.19%) Rackspace
7 18 (4.68%) Dell
7 18 (4.68%) Citrix
8 13 (3.38%) Cisco
9 10 (2.60%) HP
9 10 (2.60%) IBM
10 8 (2.08%) Sun
10 8 (2.08%) Veritas
11 7 (1.82%) EMC
12 6 (1.56%) Google
12 6 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.56%) SAP
12 6 (1.56%) TOWER Software
13 5 (1.30%) Juniper
13 5 (1.30%) Percona
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Bridge Noble
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £32000 - £39500 per annum + exceptional pension, flexitime
Posted: 18 days ago