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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 173 282 385
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +103
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 344 167 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.66% 0.74% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.92% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 287 111 49
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
17191 18240 16945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.90% 80.54% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13980 14301 13794
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +96 133 £56,250 +4.65% 6
Surrey +24 53 £52,500 -4.54% 10
Kent +46 43 £62,500 -10.71% 3
Hampshire +21 38 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Oxfordshire +19 32 £52,500 -4.54% 7
East Sussex +13 23 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 15 £56,000 - 1
Middlesex - 5 £62,500 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 387 (54.74%) Linux
2 272 (38.47%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (37.48%) Puppet
4 239 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
5 225 (31.82%) Python
6 201 (28.43%) Windows
7 187 (26.45%) Opscode Chef
8 170 (24.05%) MySQL
9 166 (23.48%) Java
10 145 (20.51%) Apache
11 137 (19.38%) Perl
12 134 (18.95%) JavaScript
13 132 (18.67%) UNIX
13 132 (18.67%) Configuration Management
14 129 (18.25%) Bash Shell
15 127 (17.96%) Jenkins
15 127 (17.96%) Web Services
15 127 (17.96%) Git (software)
16 122 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
17 118 (16.69%) SQL
18 113 (15.98%) .NET
19 108 (15.28%) VMware
20 106 (14.99%) Microsoft
21 105 (14.85%) SQL Server
21 105 (14.85%) Ruby
22 103 (14.57%) PowerShell
23 98 (13.86%) IIS
24 95 (13.44%) Open Source
25 94 (13.30%) CentOS
26 91 (12.87%) Scrum

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 145 (20.51%) Apache
2 98 (13.86%) IIS
3 83 (11.74%) JBoss
4 69 (9.76%) Tomcat
5 41 (5.80%) WebLogic
6 39 (5.52%) Node.js
7 38 (5.37%) nginx
8 31 (4.38%) OpenStack
9 25 (3.54%) CMS
10 19 (2.69%) Drupal
11 18 (2.55%) WebSphere
12 17 (2.40%) Oracle Service Bus
12 17 (2.40%) Lync
13 16 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
14 15 (2.12%) Moodle
15 14 (1.98%) Oracle Coherence
15 14 (1.98%) WebLogic Portal
16 11 (1.56%) WordPress
16 11 (1.56%) Eucalyptus
17 10 (1.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 50 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (3.25%) assyst
2 8 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.99%) Tridion
3 7 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.71%) Cordys
5 3 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 239 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (12.87%) SaaS
3 76 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (4.38%) GitHub
5 30 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (3.68%) PaaS
8 16 (2.26%) IaaS
9 14 (1.98%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
11 9 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.99%) Amazon Glacier
13 6 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.71%) Route 53
14 5 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.57%) AWS OpsWorks
16 3 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.42%) Trello
16 3 (0.42%) Basecamp
17 2 (0.28%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.64%) Firewall
2 40 (5.66%) DNS
3 36 (5.09%) TCP/IP
4 30 (4.24%) SAN
5 23 (3.25%) LDAP
6 21 (2.97%) HTTP
7 19 (2.69%) iSCSI
8 18 (2.55%) Internet
9 15 (2.12%) Network Security
10 14 (1.98%) DHCP
11 13 (1.84%) LAN
11 13 (1.84%) WAN
12 10 (1.41%) SSH
13 9 (1.27%) IPsec
13 9 (1.27%) FTP
13 9 (1.27%) VPN
13 9 (1.27%) AMQP
14 6 (0.85%) SSL
15 5 (0.71%) OSPF
15 5 (0.71%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (24.05%) MySQL
2 105 (14.85%) SQL Server
3 85 (12.02%) NoSQL
4 72 (10.18%) Relational Database
5 64 (9.05%) Redis
6 59 (8.35%) MongoDB
7 50 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (5.94%) Big Data
9 27 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (3.39%) Couchbase
11 23 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (3.11%) Hadoop
13 18 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (2.40%) RDBMS
14 17 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
15 14 (1.98%) OLAP Cube
15 14 (1.98%) OLAP
15 14 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (1.84%) Essbase
16 13 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 127 (17.96%) Git (software)
1 127 (17.96%) Jenkins
2 83 (11.74%) Subversion
3 60 (8.49%) Hudson
4 44 (6.22%) Maven
5 43 (6.08%) JIRA
6 29 (4.10%) Selenium
7 28 (3.96%) TeamCity
8 26 (3.68%) Eclipse
9 24 (3.39%) Visual Studio
10 18 (2.55%) ReSharper
11 17 (2.40%) Grunt
12 13 (1.84%) Bower
13 11 (1.56%) NCrunch
13 11 (1.56%) gulp
13 11 (1.56%) Mercurial
14 10 (1.41%) NUnit
15 9 (1.27%) JSUnit
15 9 (1.27%) Bitbucket
16 8 (1.13%) JUnit
General
1 61 (8.63%) Finance
2 32 (4.53%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.40%) Electronics
4 13 (1.84%) Retail
4 13 (1.84%) Marketing
5 11 (1.56%) Law
6 10 (1.41%) Banking
7 8 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.99%) Publishing
9 6 (0.85%) Games
9 6 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.42%) Back Office
11 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 197 (27.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 172 (24.33%) Developer
3 87 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
3 87 (12.31%) Administrator
4 61 (8.63%) Systems Engineer
5 60 (8.49%) Senior Developer
5 60 (8.49%) Linux Administrator
6 58 (8.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 50 (7.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 42 (5.94%) Java Developer
9 36 (5.09%) Architect
10 30 (4.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 30 (4.24%) Cloud Engineer
11 27 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
12 25 (3.54%) Senior Manager
13 22 (3.11%) Support Engineer
13 22 (3.11%) DevOps Administrator
14 20 (2.83%) C# Developer
15 19 (2.69%) Python Developer
15 19 (2.69%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (17.96%) Web Services
2 113 (15.98%) .NET
3 89 (12.59%) HTML
4 79 (11.17%) CSS
5 74 (10.47%) XML
6 66 (9.34%) ASP.NET
7 57 (8.06%) JSON
8 46 (6.51%) LAMP
8 46 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 44 (6.22%) AngularJS
9 44 (6.22%) Ajax
10 42 (5.94%) J2EE
11 41 (5.80%) REST
12 40 (5.66%) jQuery
12 40 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (5.37%) Spring
14 35 (4.95%) MSMQ
15 34 (4.81%) Hibernate
16 30 (4.24%) Middleware
17 27 (3.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (3.96%) Blog
4 25 (3.54%) User Experience
5 24 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.12%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.12%) E-Learning
7 15 (2.12%) Learning Management System
7 15 (2.12%) Public Cloud
8 14 (1.98%) Enterprise Cloud
8 14 (1.98%) EqualLogic
9 13 (1.84%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.56%) Digital Media
11 9 (1.27%) DataPower
12 8 (1.13%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.13%) Podcast
12 8 (1.13%) DTV
12 8 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 387 (54.74%) Linux
2 201 (28.43%) Windows
3 132 (18.67%) UNIX
4 94 (13.30%) CentOS
5 67 (9.48%) Ubuntu
6 66 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (4.10%) Apple iOS
8 25 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (2.55%) Debian
11 14 (1.98%) Solaris
12 13 (1.84%) AIX
13 12 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.13%) Android
15 5 (0.71%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.57%) SUSE
17 3 (0.42%) FreeBSD
18 1 (0.14%) VMS
18 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (38.47%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (18.67%) Configuration Management
3 122 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
4 95 (13.44%) Open Source
5 91 (12.87%) Scrum
6 75 (10.61%) MVC
7 72 (10.18%) ITIL
8 58 (8.20%) TDD
9 57 (8.06%) SOA
10 55 (7.78%) Unit Testing
11 47 (6.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 42 (5.94%) Mentoring
13 40 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
14 38 (5.37%) Capacity Planning
15 37 (5.23%) OO
16 36 (5.09%) E-Commerce
16 36 (5.09%) BDD
17 35 (4.95%) Software Engineering
17 35 (4.95%) SDLC
18 32 (4.53%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 225 (31.82%) Python
2 166 (23.48%) Java
3 137 (19.38%) Perl
4 134 (18.95%) JavaScript
5 129 (18.25%) Bash Shell
6 118 (16.69%) SQL
7 105 (14.85%) Ruby
8 103 (14.57%) PowerShell
9 82 (11.60%) PHP
9 82 (11.60%) C#
10 34 (4.81%) Shell Script
11 33 (4.67%) Objective-C
12 25 (3.54%) T-SQL
12 25 (3.54%) Scala
13 20 (2.83%) Jython
14 14 (1.98%) C++
15 11 (1.56%) Korn
15 11 (1.56%) Bourne shell
16 8 (1.13%) Groovy
16 8 (1.13%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 57 (8.06%) Degree
2 29 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
3 28 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 23 (3.25%) CCNA
5 12 (1.70%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (0.85%) CCNP
8 5 (0.71%) CCDA
8 5 (0.71%) CCDP
9 4 (0.57%) MCP
9 4 (0.57%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.28%) RHCE
12 1 (0.14%) CISSP
12 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.14%) LPIC
12 1 (0.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.67%) QA
2 16 (2.26%) SLA
2 16 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.85%) COBIT
4 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) WCAG
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.14%) FISMA
System Software
1 87 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (5.94%) Active Directory
3 40 (5.66%) Docker
4 28 (3.96%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.55%) KVM
6 16 (2.26%) Xen
7 14 (1.98%) vCloud
8 9 (1.27%) vSphere
9 7 (0.99%) Samba
10 6 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.57%) XenServer
11 4 (0.57%) Varnish
11 4 (0.57%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.42%) NFS
12 3 (0.42%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.42%) Postfix
12 3 (0.42%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.42%) iptables
13 2 (0.28%) GlusterFS
13 2 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 265 (37.48%) Puppet
2 187 (26.45%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (9.34%) Ansible
4 61 (8.63%) Nagios
5 44 (6.22%) HAProxy
6 41 (5.80%) ZABBIX
7 23 (3.25%) Cacti
8 18 (2.55%) SCCM
9 15 (2.12%) SCOM
10 14 (1.98%) SCVMM
10 14 (1.98%) Vagrant
11 13 (1.84%) Zenoss
11 13 (1.84%) OpenView
12 11 (1.56%) Ganglia
13 6 (0.85%) Capistrano
13 6 (0.85%) Rundeck
14 5 (0.71%) Salt
15 4 (0.57%) Icinga
16 3 (0.42%) Graphite
16 3 (0.42%) Opsview
Vendors
1 108 (15.28%) VMware
2 106 (14.99%) Microsoft
3 69 (9.76%) Oracle
3 69 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 35 (4.95%) Splunk
5 30 (4.24%) Sitecore
6 29 (4.10%) Google
6 29 (4.10%) IBM
7 26 (3.68%) Remedy
8 21 (2.97%) Rackspace
9 18 (2.55%) Citrix
9 18 (2.55%) Nimble Storage
10 17 (2.40%) Atlassian
11 16 (2.26%) Akamai
12 15 (2.12%) SAP
12 15 (2.12%) ForgeRock
13 14 (1.98%) BMC
13 14 (1.98%) ServiceNow
13 14 (1.98%) Percona
14 13 (1.84%) Twitter
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £46,000
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ID Business Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago