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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 200 218 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 40 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 5 0
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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
5720 5031 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.56% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4835 4276 4642
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +19 29 £67,500 +92.85% 2
Dorset -23 7 £42,500 -29.16%
Gloucestershire -5 1 £55,000 +29.41%
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 53 (100.00%) DevOps
2 52 (98.11%) Linux
3 38 (71.70%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (69.81%) Puppet
5 34 (64.15%) Bash Shell
5 34 (64.15%) PHP
6 31 (58.49%) Perl
7 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (45.28%) Jenkins
9 22 (41.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (41.51%) MySQL
9 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
9 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
10 20 (37.74%) Windows
10 20 (37.74%) Python
10 20 (37.74%) HTTP
10 20 (37.74%) Ruby
10 20 (37.74%) CentOS
11 19 (35.85%) Hudson
11 19 (35.85%) LAN
11 19 (35.85%) WAN
11 19 (35.85%) Apache
11 19 (35.85%) Firewall
12 18 (33.96%) Salt
12 18 (33.96%) Ubuntu
13 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (28.30%) Ansible
15 14 (26.42%) Degree
16 13 (24.53%) Internet
16 13 (24.53%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (35.85%) Apache
2 12 (22.64%) nginx
3 7 (13.21%) IIS
4 6 (11.32%) Confluence
4 6 (11.32%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) HTTP
2 19 (35.85%) LAN
2 19 (35.85%) WAN
2 19 (35.85%) Firewall
3 13 (24.53%) SSL
3 13 (24.53%) IPv4
3 13 (24.53%) Internet
4 7 (13.21%) DHCP
4 7 (13.21%) DNS
5 6 (11.32%) LDAP
5 6 (11.32%) VPN
5 6 (11.32%) OSPF
5 6 (11.32%) BGP
5 6 (11.32%) EIGRP
5 6 (11.32%) IPv6
5 6 (11.32%) IPsec
5 6 (11.32%) Network Security
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Jenkins
2 19 (35.85%) Hudson
3 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) Subversion
3 6 (11.32%) JIRA
4 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
General
1 1 (1.89%) Electronics
1 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) LAMP
3 1 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.89%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Wiki
2 2 (3.77%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (98.11%) Linux
2 22 (41.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (37.74%) CentOS
3 20 (37.74%) Windows
4 18 (33.96%) Ubuntu
5 12 (22.64%) Debian
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.32%) UNIX
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.89%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
4 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.32%) Database Theory
6 6 (11.32%) Relational Database Theory
6 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (11.32%) Build Automation
6 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.77%) Scrum
8 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.89%) SOA
8 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.89%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.89%) Kanban
8 1 (1.89%) TDD
8 1 (1.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) PHP
1 34 (64.15%) Bash Shell
2 31 (58.49%) Perl
3 20 (37.74%) Python
3 20 (37.74%) Ruby
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.32%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) PHP5
7 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) CCNA
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Samba
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) Postfix
3 6 (11.32%) XenServer
3 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Docker
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (71.70%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (69.81%) Puppet
3 18 (33.96%) Salt
4 15 (28.30%) Ansible
5 7 (13.21%) Nagios
5 7 (13.21%) ZABBIX
6 6 (11.32%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
2 8 (15.09%) VMware
3 6 (11.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
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