The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / South West
Rank 194 217 216
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 37 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.52% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 31
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
4781 5448 5905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.66% 97.22% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 4636 5015
Median salary £40,000 £38,875 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 10 £61,250 +44.11% 2
Somerset +7 8 £51,250 +20.58% 2
Devon - 7 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire +20 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Gloucestershire -2 5 £52,500 - 1
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) DevOps
2 70 (76.09%) Linux
3 60 (65.22%) Python
3 60 (65.22%) Puppet
4 58 (63.04%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (51.09%) Configuration Management
6 43 (46.74%) Opscode Chef
7 42 (45.65%) Jenkins
8 41 (44.57%) Bash Shell
9 37 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
10 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (38.04%) Ansible
12 33 (35.87%) SQL
13 32 (34.78%) Perl
14 29 (31.52%) Windows
15 27 (29.35%) Java
15 27 (29.35%) Ruby
15 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
16 24 (26.09%) Oracle
17 23 (25.00%) Unix
18 22 (23.91%) .NET
18 22 (23.91%) OpenStack
19 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
20 18 (19.57%) Red Hat
20 18 (19.57%) VMware
20 18 (19.57%) Docker
21 17 (18.48%) Xen
21 17 (18.48%) IIS
22 16 (17.39%) Tivoli
22 16 (17.39%) Shell Script

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (23.91%) OpenStack
2 17 (18.48%) IIS
3 15 (16.30%) Apache
4 13 (14.13%) Tomcat
5 12 (13.04%) CloudStack
6 9 (9.78%) JBoss
7 8 (8.70%) WebLogic
7 8 (8.70%) WebSphere
7 8 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.26%) Confluence
8 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.26%) nginx
9 2 (2.17%) CMS
9 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.43%) IaaS
4 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 2 (2.17%) SaaS
5 1 (1.09%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.09%) G Suite
5 1 (1.09%) Heroku
5 1 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Internet
2 9 (9.78%) Firewall
2 9 (9.78%) LAN
2 9 (9.78%) WAN
3 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.43%) HTTP
5 3 (3.26%) IPv6
5 3 (3.26%) NAS
5 3 (3.26%) SAN
6 2 (2.17%) DNS
6 2 (2.17%) IPv4
6 2 (2.17%) SNMP
6 2 (2.17%) SSL
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.96%) MySQL
2 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.52%) CouchDB
5 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.35%) Redis
7 3 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.26%) HBase
7 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.26%) Riak
8 2 (2.17%) GIS
8 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.09%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 42 (45.65%) Jenkins
2 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.39%) TeamCity
4 10 (10.87%) Subversion
5 8 (8.70%) Maven
5 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (7.61%) Travis CI
7 6 (6.52%) JIRA
7 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
8 5 (5.43%) GitLab
8 5 (5.43%) MSBuild
9 4 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.35%) Hudson
10 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
10 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (2.17%) Ant
11 2 (2.17%) dotCover
11 2 (2.17%) FindBugs
11 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.17%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.70%) Marketing
3 7 (7.61%) Electronics
3 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.43%) Advertising
5 4 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.91%) .NET
2 11 (11.96%) LAMP
3 7 (7.61%) Web Services
4 5 (5.43%) REST
5 2 (2.17%) PostGIS
6 1 (1.09%) CSS
6 1 (1.09%) HTML
6 1 (1.09%) HTML5
6 1 (1.09%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.09%) Node.js
6 1 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.09%) RESTful
6 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.09%) Sphinx
6 1 (1.09%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.17%) Fintech
2 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.09%) Linux
2 29 (31.52%) Windows
3 23 (25.00%) Unix
4 9 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.70%) FreeBSD
6 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.52%) CentOS
8 5 (5.43%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.26%) Debian
10 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) DevOps
2 58 (63.04%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (51.09%) Configuration Management
4 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.39%) Scrum
6 12 (13.04%) DSDM
6 12 (13.04%) RUP
7 10 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (9.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.78%) High Availability
8 9 (9.78%) ITIL
9 8 (8.70%) Auto-Scaling
9 8 (8.70%) Build Automation
9 8 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (8.70%) OWASP
10 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.61%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (7.61%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.43%) TDD
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.22%) Python
2 41 (44.57%) Bash Shell
3 33 (35.87%) SQL
4 32 (34.78%) Perl
5 27 (29.35%) Java
5 27 (29.35%) Ruby
6 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
7 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
8 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.52%) C#
9 6 (6.52%) Groovy
10 5 (5.43%) PHP
11 4 (4.35%) C++
12 3 (3.26%) Bourne shell
12 3 (3.26%) C
13 2 (2.17%) Erlang
13 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.09%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) CCNA
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.09%) RHCE
3 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (19.57%) Docker
2 17 (18.48%) Xen
3 14 (15.22%) vSphere
4 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (13.04%) XenServer
6 6 (6.52%) KVM
7 2 (2.17%) Corosync
8 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.09%) iptables
8 1 (1.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 60 (65.22%) Puppet
2 43 (46.74%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (38.04%) Ansible
4 16 (17.39%) Cobbler
4 16 (17.39%) Tivoli
5 9 (9.78%) Salt
5 9 (9.78%) Terraform
6 6 (6.52%) Kubernetes
7 5 (5.43%) Nagios
8 3 (3.26%) CFEngine
8 3 (3.26%) Ganeti
8 3 (3.26%) Grafana
8 3 (3.26%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.26%) Marathon
8 3 (3.26%) Mesos
9 2 (2.17%) Graphite
9 2 (2.17%) Icinga
9 2 (2.17%) Pacemaker
9 2 (2.17%) Rancher
9 2 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Oracle
2 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.57%) Red Hat
3 18 (19.57%) VMware
4 12 (13.04%) EnterpriseDB
5 7 (7.61%) SaltStack
5 7 (7.61%) SAP
6 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco
6 3 (3.26%) Perforce
7 2 (2.17%) Juniper
7 2 (2.17%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.09%) Google
8 1 (1.09%) Infobright
8 1 (1.09%) New Relic
8 1 (1.09%) PagerDuty
8 1 (1.09%) Qualys
8 1 (1.09%) Splunk
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