The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 196 225 218
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 53 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 0.069% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.073% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 51 4 5
Average salary £57,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% +32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
DevOps Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5900 5512 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.22% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 4637 4668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the South West region.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bristol +31 34 £67,500 +58.82% 6
Somerset - 4 £40,000 -
Devon - 3 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 -
Wiltshire +4 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Dorset -20 1 £42,500 -29.16%
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 85 (100.00%) DevOps
2 83 (97.65%) Linux
3 67 (78.82%) Puppet
4 60 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (63.53%) Bash Shell
5 54 (63.53%) Perl
6 46 (54.12%) PHP
6 46 (54.12%) Python
7 41 (48.24%) Configuration Management
8 39 (45.88%) Apache
9 38 (44.71%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (44.71%) Jenkins
10 37 (43.53%) Ruby
11 33 (38.82%) Red Hat
12 31 (36.47%) MySQL
13 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (32.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 28 (32.94%) LAN
14 28 (32.94%) WAN
15 27 (31.76%) Hudson
15 27 (31.76%) Salt
16 26 (30.59%) CentOS
17 25 (29.41%) Ubuntu
17 25 (29.41%) Ansible
18 24 (28.24%) nginx
18 24 (28.24%) Nagios
19 22 (25.88%) Amazon AWS
20 21 (24.71%) Windows
20 21 (24.71%) Java
21 20 (23.53%) CCNA

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (45.88%) Apache
2 24 (28.24%) nginx
3 8 (9.41%) IIS
3 8 (9.41%) OpenStack
4 7 (8.24%) Confluence
4 7 (8.24%) MediaWiki
5 4 (4.71%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.94%) LAN
1 28 (32.94%) WAN
2 20 (23.53%) Firewall
3 19 (22.35%) HTTP
4 12 (14.12%) Internet
4 12 (14.12%) SSL
4 12 (14.12%) IPv4
5 7 (8.24%) IPv6
5 7 (8.24%) DHCP
5 7 (8.24%) OSPF
5 7 (8.24%) BGP
5 7 (8.24%) EIGRP
5 7 (8.24%) IPsec
5 7 (8.24%) Network Security
5 7 (8.24%) VPN
5 7 (8.24%) DNS
5 7 (8.24%) LDAP
6 1 (1.18%) NAS
6 1 (1.18%) VoIP
6 1 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.47%) MySQL
2 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.18%) HBase
3 1 (1.18%) Voldemort
3 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (44.71%) Jenkins
2 27 (31.76%) Hudson
3 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
4 11 (12.94%) Subversion
5 7 (8.24%) JIRA
6 6 (7.06%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.53%) Maven
General
1 4 (4.71%) Back Office
2 2 (2.35%) Electronics
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) LAMP
2 9 (10.59%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) REST
3 3 (3.53%) Laravel
3 3 (3.53%) Web Services
4 2 (2.35%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Wiki
2 5 (5.88%) Open Source
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 83 (97.65%) Linux
2 28 (32.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (30.59%) CentOS
4 25 (29.41%) Ubuntu
5 21 (24.71%) Windows
6 19 (22.35%) UNIX
7 13 (15.29%) Debian
8 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (4.71%) Solaris
11 3 (3.53%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) DevOps
2 41 (48.24%) Configuration Management
3 38 (44.71%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.65%) Build Automation
6 12 (14.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (8.24%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.24%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.24%) Database Theory
7 7 (8.24%) Relational Database Theory
8 5 (5.88%) TDD
9 4 (4.71%) CRM
10 3 (3.53%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.53%) Low Latency
11 2 (2.35%) Web Development
11 2 (2.35%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.35%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (2.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (63.53%) Perl
1 54 (63.53%) Bash Shell
2 46 (54.12%) PHP
2 46 (54.12%) Python
3 37 (43.53%) Ruby
4 21 (24.71%) Java
5 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.41%) SQL
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.71%) Korn
8 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.35%) C#
8 2 (2.35%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) CCNA
1 20 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.29%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.29%) Samba
2 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.24%) Postfix
3 7 (8.24%) XenServer
3 7 (8.24%) iptables
4 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.53%) Docker
6 2 (2.35%) Varnish
7 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 67 (78.82%) Puppet
2 60 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (31.76%) Salt
4 25 (29.41%) Ansible
5 24 (28.24%) Nagios
6 12 (14.12%) Zenoss
7 11 (12.94%) ZABBIX
8 4 (4.71%) Opsview
9 3 (3.53%) Capistrano
9 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.18%) Graphite
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Red Hat
2 13 (15.29%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) Rackspace
3 7 (8.24%) Citrix
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle
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