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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 225 218 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 20 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 0
Average salary £53,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 2014.

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 December 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
Bristol +8 18 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Dorset - 2 £42,500 - 1
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 30 (93.75%) Linux
3 17 (53.13%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (50.00%) Puppet
5 15 (46.88%) PHP
6 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
7 13 (40.63%) HTTP
8 12 (37.50%) MySQL
8 12 (37.50%) Windows
8 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 12 (37.50%) Degree
8 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (34.38%) Perl
9 11 (34.38%) SSL
9 11 (34.38%) IPv4
9 11 (34.38%) Internet
9 11 (34.38%) Ruby
10 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
11 9 (28.13%) Python
11 9 (28.13%) Hudson
12 8 (25.00%) Java
12 8 (25.00%) Apache
12 8 (25.00%) LAN
12 8 (25.00%) WAN
12 8 (25.00%) Firewall
12 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (21.88%) VMware
13 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (21.88%) CentOS
13 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) nginx
2 4 (12.50%) Confluence
2 4 (12.50%) MediaWiki
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) HTTP
2 11 (34.38%) SSL
2 11 (34.38%) IPv4
2 11 (34.38%) Internet
3 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (12.50%) IPv6
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 4 (12.50%) IPsec
4 4 (12.50%) Network Security
4 4 (12.50%) LDAP
4 4 (12.50%) OSPF
4 4 (12.50%) BGP
4 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) Hudson
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Ant
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) Sensu
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Wiki
1 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) CentOS
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) Fedora
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Database Theory
5 4 (12.50%) Relational Database Theory
5 4 (12.50%) Build Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) BDD
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Kanban
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) PHP
2 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
3 11 (34.38%) Ruby
3 11 (34.38%) Perl
4 9 (28.13%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.25%) C#
9 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.13%) PHP5
9 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Postfix
2 4 (12.50%) XenServer
2 4 (12.50%) Samba
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (50.00%) Puppet
3 7 (21.88%) ZABBIX
3 7 (21.88%) Salt
4 5 (15.63%) Nagios
5 3 (9.38%) Zenoss
5 3 (9.38%) Ansible
6 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.13%) SCCM
7 1 (3.13%) logstash
7 1 (3.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
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