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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 177 304 409
Rank change year-on-year
+127 +105
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 332 134 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.59% 0.60% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.75% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 279 129 23
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
17037 17861 17139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 80.30% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13607 14066 13977
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 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 March 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 +40 93 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Surrey +36 63 £50,000 -23.07% 12
Oxfordshire +36 47 £47,500 -20.83% 9
Hampshire +22 44 £45,000 - 9
East Sussex +13 33 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Buckinghamshire +30 26 £55,250 +38.12% 2
Kent +29 16 £61,000 +13.48%
West Sussex - 6 £52,500 - 1
Middlesex +8 5 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Home Counties - 4 £67,500 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 309 (52.02%) Linux
2 223 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (32.49%) MySQL
4 191 (32.15%) Puppet
5 166 (27.95%) Windows
6 144 (24.24%) Python
7 142 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
8 137 (23.06%) Opscode Chef
9 130 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
10 121 (20.37%) Java
11 115 (19.36%) Apache
12 114 (19.19%) JavaScript
13 107 (18.01%) SQL
14 104 (17.51%) SQL Server
14 104 (17.51%) Configuration Management
15 101 (17.00%) UNIX
16 100 (16.84%) Web Services
17 97 (16.33%) VMware
18 93 (15.66%) Bash Shell
19 92 (15.49%) .NET
20 91 (15.32%) Perl
21 90 (15.15%) PowerShell
22 78 (13.13%) Microsoft
22 78 (13.13%) Open Source
23 75 (12.63%) Git (software)
23 75 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
23 75 (12.63%) Scrum
24 74 (12.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 73 (12.29%) Oracle
26 70 (11.78%) Red Hat

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 115 (19.36%) Apache
2 65 (10.94%) IIS
3 41 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 38 (6.40%) JBoss
5 36 (6.06%) WebLogic
6 28 (4.71%) nginx
7 21 (3.54%) Node.js
8 19 (3.20%) WebSphere
8 19 (3.20%) SharePoint
9 18 (3.03%) OpenStack
10 15 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
11 14 (2.36%) Confluence
11 14 (2.36%) Oracle Service Bus
12 13 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 12 (2.02%) CMS
14 10 (1.68%) OpenEdge
15 9 (1.52%) Drupal
16 8 (1.35%) Umbraco
16 8 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
17 6 (1.01%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 41 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (3.87%) assyst
2 16 (2.69%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.35%) Tridion
4 3 (0.51%) Cordys
5 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 142 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (10.44%) Amazon S3
3 58 (9.76%) SaaS
4 56 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 47 (7.91%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (5.89%) GitHub
7 28 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (2.69%) PaaS
9 12 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
9 12 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (1.68%) IaaS
11 9 (1.52%) AWS OpsWorks
12 8 (1.35%) Amazon Glacier
12 8 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.67%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.51%) Office 365
15 3 (0.51%) Route 53
15 3 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.58%) Internet
2 44 (7.41%) DNS
3 43 (7.24%) HTTP
4 41 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 29 (4.88%) DHCP
6 25 (4.21%) Firewall
7 21 (3.54%) Network Security
8 16 (2.69%) LDAP
9 13 (2.19%) SAN
10 12 (2.02%) IPsec
11 10 (1.68%) SSH
11 10 (1.68%) WAN
11 10 (1.68%) FTP
11 10 (1.68%) VPN
12 9 (1.52%) LAN
13 7 (1.18%) AMQP
14 5 (0.84%) OSPF
14 5 (0.84%) BGP
15 4 (0.67%) HTTPS
15 4 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (32.49%) MySQL
2 104 (17.51%) SQL Server
3 52 (8.75%) Hadoop
4 39 (6.57%) Redis
5 38 (6.40%) Relational Database
6 36 (6.06%) NoSQL
7 34 (5.72%) MongoDB
8 33 (5.56%) TokuDB
9 30 (5.05%) MariaDB
10 29 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (3.54%) Big Data
14 17 (2.86%) RDBMS
15 16 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (2.36%) Riak
17 11 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (1.52%) DB2
19 8 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 75 (12.63%) Git (software)
2 54 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 50 (8.42%) Subversion
4 44 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 39 (6.57%) Hudson
6 36 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (5.56%) MSBuild
7 33 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 27 (4.55%) NUnit
9 24 (4.04%) MSTest
10 19 (3.20%) Maven
11 17 (2.86%) JIRA
11 17 (2.86%) Mercurial
11 17 (2.86%) WiX
11 17 (2.86%) NuGet
11 17 (2.86%) Ranorex
12 15 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (2.36%) Selenium
14 10 (1.68%) ReSharper
14 10 (1.68%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (9.26%) Finance
2 17 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.69%) Games
4 10 (1.68%) Marketing
5 9 (1.52%) Retail
5 9 (1.52%) Publishing
5 9 (1.52%) Electronics
6 8 (1.35%) Banking
7 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 155 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 134 (22.56%) Administrator
3 130 (21.89%) Developer
4 83 (13.97%) Systems Administrator
5 55 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
6 49 (8.25%) Systems Engineer
7 48 (8.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 44 (7.41%) DBA
9 37 (6.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 33 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 32 (5.39%) Senior Developer
12 28 (4.71%) Java Developer
13 25 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 24 (4.04%) Linux Engineer
15 23 (3.87%) Build Manager
15 23 (3.87%) Cloud Engineer
16 20 (3.37%) Junior
16 20 (3.37%) Architect
17 18 (3.03%) Python Developer
18 17 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (16.84%) Web Services
2 92 (15.49%) .NET
3 67 (11.28%) HTML
4 65 (10.94%) CSS
5 43 (7.24%) LAMP
6 39 (6.57%) J2EE
7 37 (6.23%) XML
8 35 (5.89%) ASP.NET
9 28 (4.71%) Spring
10 26 (4.38%) JSON
10 26 (4.38%) AngularJS
11 24 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (3.87%) Hibernate
13 21 (3.54%) REST
14 19 (3.20%) Django
14 19 (3.20%) jQuery
14 19 (3.20%) Ajax
14 19 (3.20%) SOAP
15 17 (2.86%) X-Windows
16 15 (2.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.13%) Open Source
2 43 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.89%) Management Information System
4 27 (4.55%) User Experience
5 23 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.69%) Replication
8 14 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.02%) Clustering
10 8 (1.35%) Blog
11 6 (1.01%) E-Learning
11 6 (1.01%) HACMP
11 6 (1.01%) Learning Management System
11 6 (1.01%) Xbox
11 6 (1.01%) Social Media
12 5 (0.84%) Kindle
12 5 (0.84%) DataPower
12 5 (0.84%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.67%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 309 (52.02%) Linux
2 166 (27.95%) Windows
3 101 (17.00%) UNIX
4 74 (12.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (8.42%) CentOS
6 49 (8.25%) Ubuntu
7 21 (3.54%) Windows 7
7 21 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (2.86%) Windows 8
9 16 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (2.69%) Debian
10 15 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 15 (2.53%) Solaris
11 13 (2.19%) AIX
12 12 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.01%) Android
14 5 (0.84%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.84%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.51%) VMS
16 2 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
3 104 (17.51%) Configuration Management
4 75 (12.63%) Scrum
5 65 (10.94%) ITIL
6 60 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 48 (8.08%) TDD
8 47 (7.91%) MVC
9 43 (7.24%) SOA
10 42 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
11 41 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 41 (6.90%) Project Management
12 35 (5.89%) Software Engineering
13 34 (5.72%) Unit Testing
14 29 (4.88%) BDD
15 27 (4.55%) Release Management
15 27 (4.55%) Content Management
16 24 (4.04%) Automated Testing
16 24 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (3.87%) OO
Programming Languages
1 144 (24.24%) Python
2 121 (20.37%) Java
3 114 (19.19%) JavaScript
4 107 (18.01%) SQL
5 93 (15.66%) Bash Shell
6 91 (15.32%) Perl
7 90 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 70 (11.78%) Ruby
9 68 (11.45%) PHP
10 66 (11.11%) Shell Script
11 56 (9.43%) C#
12 17 (2.86%) Jython
13 14 (2.36%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.36%) Groovy
14 12 (2.02%) Scala
15 10 (1.68%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.35%) C
16 8 (1.35%) Golang
17 7 (1.18%) Bourne shell
17 7 (1.18%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 58 (9.76%) Degree
2 21 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (3.37%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.35%) CCNA
7 7 (1.18%) RHCSA
8 5 (0.84%) RHCE
9 4 (0.67%) MCP
9 4 (0.67%) CCDA
9 4 (0.67%) CCDP
10 2 (0.34%) CISSP
10 2 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.17%) LPIC
11 1 (0.17%) CISA
11 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.04%) QA
2 10 (1.68%) SLA
3 6 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.01%) COBIT
4 5 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) WCAG
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.17%) FISMA
System Software
1 75 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (6.40%) Hyper-V
3 23 (3.87%) Active Directory
4 14 (2.36%) vCloud
4 14 (2.36%) KVM
5 12 (2.02%) Docker
6 10 (1.68%) Varnish
7 8 (1.35%) vSphere
8 7 (1.18%) Samba
9 6 (1.01%) NFS
9 6 (1.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.51%) Postfix
11 3 (0.51%) XenServer
11 3 (0.51%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.51%) iptables
12 2 (0.34%) GlusterFS
12 2 (0.34%) Xen
12 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 191 (32.15%) Puppet
2 137 (23.06%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (8.25%) Nagios
4 39 (6.57%) HAProxy
5 27 (4.55%) Ansible
6 23 (3.87%) SCCM
7 17 (2.86%) SCVMM
8 15 (2.53%) ZABBIX
8 15 (2.53%) Cacti
9 14 (2.36%) SCOrch
10 11 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 11 (1.85%) Vagrant
11 10 (1.68%) Zenoss
11 10 (1.68%) OpenView
12 8 (1.35%) logstash
13 7 (1.18%) Salt
14 6 (1.01%) Capistrano
14 6 (1.01%) NetBackup
14 6 (1.01%) Ganglia
15 5 (0.84%) collectd
Vendors
1 97 (16.33%) VMware
2 78 (13.13%) Microsoft
3 73 (12.29%) Oracle
4 70 (11.78%) Red Hat
5 26 (4.38%) Sitecore
6 24 (4.04%) Remedy
7 19 (3.20%) Rackspace
8 18 (3.03%) Google
9 14 (2.36%) Citrix
10 13 (2.19%) IBM
10 13 (2.19%) Akamai
11 12 (2.02%) ForgeRock
12 11 (1.85%) ServiceNow
12 11 (1.85%) Splunk
13 10 (1.68%) Red Gate
14 9 (1.52%) New Relic
14 9 (1.52%) Cisco
14 9 (1.52%) HP
15 8 (1.35%) Atlassian
16 7 (1.18%) Sun
Hampshire
Spencer Rose Ltd
Salary: Bonus + On Call + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Incite BI
Salary: Pesion, Bonus care + mor
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Bonus and car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary + share scheme and huge bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum to £55,000 plus 15% variable + excel
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago