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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 212 258 411
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +153
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 274 153 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.32% 0.76% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.95% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 233 129 25
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% -
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
16732 16099 17338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.87% 80.26% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13498 12726 14825
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 January 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 January 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
Surrey +41 86 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Berkshire +5 73 £60,000 +36.36% 4
Hampshire +22 57 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Oxfordshire +21 32 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Kent +12 19 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Middlesex +1 5 £51,500 -14.16% 1
East Sussex -19 5 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £22,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £52,500 - 1
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 289 (55.15%) Linux
2 239 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (35.88%) MySQL
4 166 (31.68%) Puppet
5 141 (26.91%) Windows
6 132 (25.19%) Python
7 127 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
8 120 (22.90%) Java
9 117 (22.33%) Amazon AWS
10 106 (20.23%) Opscode Chef
11 103 (19.66%) JavaScript
12 100 (19.08%) Apache
13 96 (18.32%) SQL
14 92 (17.56%) SQL Server
15 86 (16.41%) VMware
15 86 (16.41%) PowerShell
16 84 (16.03%) Scrum
17 83 (15.84%) Git (software)
18 81 (15.46%) Oracle
19 79 (15.08%) UNIX
19 79 (15.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 76 (14.50%) Web Services
21 74 (14.12%) Red Hat
21 74 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
21 74 (14.12%) Open Source
21 74 (14.12%) Bash Shell
22 71 (13.55%) Perl
23 69 (13.17%) Configuration Management
24 67 (12.79%) PHP
25 65 (12.40%) IIS

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 100 (19.08%) Apache
2 65 (12.40%) IIS
3 42 (8.02%) Tomcat
4 35 (6.68%) SharePoint
4 35 (6.68%) WebLogic
5 30 (5.73%) JBoss
6 29 (5.53%) Oracle Workflow
7 23 (4.39%) nginx
8 19 (3.63%) Node.js
9 17 (3.24%) OpenStack
10 12 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (2.29%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.91%) Oracle Service Bus
11 10 (1.91%) WebLogic Portal
11 10 (1.91%) OpenEdge
12 9 (1.72%) Confluence
13 8 (1.53%) Drupal
14 5 (0.95%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.76%) Resin
15 4 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (3.82%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.76%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 117 (22.33%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (11.64%) Amazon S3
3 42 (8.02%) Amazon EC2
4 40 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (6.30%) SaaS
6 31 (5.92%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (4.58%) GitHub
8 11 (2.10%) IaaS
9 9 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (1.72%) PaaS
10 4 (0.76%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.76%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.57%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.38%) Office 365
13 1 (0.19%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.83%) Internet
2 49 (9.35%) DNS
3 40 (7.63%) HTTP
4 34 (6.49%) TCP/IP
5 26 (4.96%) Firewall
6 25 (4.77%) DHCP
7 24 (4.58%) WAN
8 17 (3.24%) LDAP
9 16 (3.05%) LAN
9 16 (3.05%) Network Security
10 12 (2.29%) VoIP
10 12 (2.29%) SAN
11 11 (2.10%) VPN
12 7 (1.34%) SMTP
12 7 (1.34%) Wireshark
12 7 (1.34%) FTP
13 6 (1.15%) OSPF
13 6 (1.15%) BGP
14 5 (0.95%) VLAN
15 4 (0.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (35.88%) MySQL
2 92 (17.56%) SQL Server
3 57 (10.88%) Hadoop
4 49 (9.35%) Redis
5 43 (8.21%) MongoDB
6 39 (7.44%) MariaDB
6 39 (7.44%) TokuDB
6 39 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (6.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (6.68%) NoSQL
8 32 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 23 (4.39%) RDBMS
11 20 (3.82%) Riak
12 13 (2.48%) Big Data
13 11 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.95%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 83 (15.84%) Git (software)
2 59 (11.26%) Jenkins
3 51 (9.73%) MSBuild
4 45 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 43 (8.21%) Visual Studio
5 43 (8.21%) Subversion
6 42 (8.02%) NUnit
7 38 (7.25%) Hudson
8 33 (6.30%) WiX
9 32 (6.11%) NuGet
9 32 (6.11%) MSTest
9 32 (6.11%) Ranorex
10 23 (4.39%) JIRA
11 22 (4.20%) TeamCity
12 15 (2.86%) Mercurial
13 14 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (1.91%) Maven
15 9 (1.72%) Ant
15 9 (1.72%) dbdeploy
General
1 53 (10.11%) Finance
2 15 (2.86%) Marketing
3 13 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.29%) Banking
5 11 (2.10%) Retail
5 11 (2.10%) Legal
5 11 (2.10%) Games
6 7 (1.34%) Publishing
7 5 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.57%) Advertising
8 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 137 (26.15%) Administrator
2 120 (22.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 105 (20.04%) Developer
4 80 (15.27%) Systems Administrator
5 54 (10.31%) DBA
6 48 (9.16%) Linux Administrator
7 41 (7.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 34 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
8 34 (6.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 32 (6.11%) Automation Engineer
10 28 (5.34%) Build Manager
10 28 (5.34%) Senior Developer
11 25 (4.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (4.01%) Build Engineer
12 21 (4.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 19 (3.63%) Linux Engineer
14 17 (3.24%) Python Developer
14 17 (3.24%) Architect
15 16 (3.05%) Java Developer
15 16 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (14.50%) Web Services
2 60 (11.45%) HTML
2 60 (11.45%) CSS
3 56 (10.69%) .NET
4 45 (8.59%) LAMP
5 33 (6.30%) X-Windows
6 31 (5.92%) XML
7 30 (5.73%) REST
8 27 (5.15%) Spring
8 27 (5.15%) ASP.NET
9 21 (4.01%) J2EE
10 19 (3.63%) Django
11 18 (3.44%) Hibernate
12 17 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (3.24%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails
14 11 (2.10%) SOAP
14 11 (2.10%) ZeroMQ
15 10 (1.91%) HTML5
15 10 (1.91%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.12%) Open Source
2 43 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 39 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.01%) Replication
6 19 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (3.24%) User Experience
8 16 (3.05%) Clustering
9 13 (2.48%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.72%) Social Media
11 8 (1.53%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.34%) Xbox
13 6 (1.15%) Kindle
13 6 (1.15%) Blog
13 6 (1.15%) HACMP
14 5 (0.95%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.95%) iPhone
14 5 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
15 4 (0.76%) Web 2.0
16 3 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 289 (55.15%) Linux
2 141 (26.91%) Windows
3 79 (15.08%) UNIX
3 79 (15.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 58 (11.07%) CentOS
5 37 (7.06%) Windows 7
6 35 (6.68%) Ubuntu
7 33 (6.30%) Windows 8
8 15 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (2.67%) Solaris
10 13 (2.48%) Debian
11 10 (1.91%) SUSE
11 10 (1.91%) AIX
11 10 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.34%) Android
13 6 (1.15%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.38%) VMS
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
3 84 (16.03%) Scrum
4 69 (13.17%) Configuration Management
5 49 (9.35%) TDD
6 48 (9.16%) Project Management
7 44 (8.40%) Mentoring
8 43 (8.21%) SOA
9 39 (7.44%) OO
10 37 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
11 35 (6.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (6.68%) E-Commerce
11 35 (6.68%) ITIL
11 35 (6.68%) Software Engineering
12 34 (6.49%) Workflow
13 31 (5.92%) BDD
14 29 (5.53%) MVC
14 29 (5.53%) Kanban
15 19 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (3.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (25.19%) Python
2 120 (22.90%) Java
3 103 (19.66%) JavaScript
4 96 (18.32%) SQL
5 86 (16.41%) PowerShell
6 74 (14.12%) Bash Shell
7 71 (13.55%) Perl
8 67 (12.79%) PHP
9 65 (12.40%) Shell Script
10 63 (12.02%) Ruby
11 62 (11.83%) C#
12 21 (4.01%) Jython
13 14 (2.67%) C++
13 14 (2.67%) C
14 10 (1.91%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 9 (1.72%) Groovy
16 7 (1.34%) Golang
17 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.95%) Scala
19 4 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (11.26%) Degree
2 25 (4.77%) SC Cleared
2 25 (4.77%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.72%) CCNA
4 9 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.34%) CCNP
7 6 (1.15%) RHCSA
8 4 (0.76%) RHCE
9 2 (0.38%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.38%) CCDA
9 2 (0.38%) CCDP
10 1 (0.19%) CISSP
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.44%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.57%) BS15000
3 3 (0.57%) COBIT
4 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (8.02%) Hyper-V
3 17 (3.24%) KVM
4 15 (2.86%) vSphere
5 13 (2.48%) NFS
6 12 (2.29%) Samba
6 12 (2.29%) vCloud
7 9 (1.72%) Active Directory
8 8 (1.53%) Postfix
9 7 (1.34%) Varnish
10 6 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.76%) Docker
11 4 (0.76%) XenServer
12 3 (0.57%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 166 (31.68%) Puppet
2 106 (20.23%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (7.63%) HAProxy
4 36 (6.87%) Nagios
5 33 (6.30%) SCVMM
6 20 (3.82%) SCCM
7 14 (2.67%) Vagrant
8 13 (2.48%) SCOrch
9 10 (1.91%) Ansible
10 9 (1.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 9 (1.72%) NetBackup
11 8 (1.53%) logstash
12 7 (1.34%) Salt
12 7 (1.34%) OpenView
12 7 (1.34%) Control-M
13 5 (0.95%) Munin
13 5 (0.95%) Zenoss
13 5 (0.95%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.95%) Cacti
14 4 (0.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 86 (16.41%) VMware
2 81 (15.46%) Oracle
3 74 (14.12%) Red Hat
4 62 (11.83%) Microsoft
5 17 (3.24%) Cisco
5 17 (3.24%) Rackspace
6 16 (3.05%) Dell
7 15 (2.86%) Citrix
8 11 (2.10%) HP
9 9 (1.72%) Veritas
9 9 (1.72%) IBM
9 9 (1.72%) TOWER Software
9 9 (1.72%) Google
10 8 (1.53%) Percona
10 8 (1.53%) Sun
11 6 (1.15%) Splunk
11 6 (1.15%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.95%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.95%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.95%) Red Gate
Guildford, Surrey
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago