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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 193 207 234
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 57 44 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 0.74% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.76% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 11
Median salary £46,250 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
5450 5769 5984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.56% 97.01% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4631 4893 5007
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 32 £56,250 -16.66% 2
Somerset +9 14 £47,500 -29.62% 1
Wiltshire +10 5 £45,000 - 1
Dorset +16 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Gloucestershire -21 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 134 (100.00%) DevOps
2 75 (55.97%) Puppet
2 75 (55.97%) Linux
2 75 (55.97%) Configuration Management
3 69 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (50.75%) Opscode Chef
5 64 (47.76%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (44.78%) Amazon AWS
7 54 (40.30%) Jenkins
7 54 (40.30%) Ansible
7 54 (40.30%) Python
8 49 (36.57%) SQL
9 46 (34.33%) Java
10 44 (32.84%) Bash Shell
11 38 (28.36%) Unix
12 35 (26.12%) Git (software)
13 33 (24.63%) Microsoft
14 32 (23.88%) .NET
14 32 (23.88%) Oracle
15 29 (21.64%) Perl
15 29 (21.64%) Groovy
15 29 (21.64%) TDD
16 28 (20.90%) Ruby
16 28 (20.90%) Telecoms
16 28 (20.90%) FreeBSD
17 26 (19.40%) Windows
17 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
18 25 (18.66%) TeamCity
19 23 (17.16%) Docker
19 23 (17.16%) Web Services

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 21 (15.67%) OpenStack
2 20 (14.93%) Apache
3 19 (14.18%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (13.43%) IIS
5 16 (11.94%) Tomcat
6 14 (10.45%) CloudStack
7 10 (7.46%) JBoss
7 10 (7.46%) WebLogic
7 10 (7.46%) WebSphere
7 10 (7.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (5.22%) SharePoint
9 5 (3.73%) CMS
9 5 (3.73%) Confluence
9 5 (3.73%) nginx
9 5 (3.73%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (3.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (44.78%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.97%) IaaS
4 6 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.24%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.24%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.24%) Route 53
7 2 (1.49%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.49%) PaaS
8 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.67%) TCP/IP
2 16 (11.94%) IPv6
3 15 (11.19%) Ethernet
4 13 (9.70%) Broadband
4 13 (9.70%) Firewall
5 5 (3.73%) Internet
6 4 (2.99%) HTTP
7 3 (2.24%) DNS
8 2 (1.49%) MQTT
8 2 (1.49%) SNMP
9 1 (0.75%) IPv4
9 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.45%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.70%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.96%) MySQL
4 5 (3.73%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.99%) Big Data
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.24%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.24%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.24%) Redis
6 3 (2.24%) Riak
7 2 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.75%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.75%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.75%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 54 (40.30%) Jenkins
2 35 (26.12%) Git (software)
3 25 (18.66%) TeamCity
4 16 (11.94%) Maven
5 14 (10.45%) JIRA
6 12 (8.96%) Subversion
6 12 (8.96%) Visual Studio
7 9 (6.72%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (6.72%) SpecFlow
8 8 (5.97%) Ant
8 8 (5.97%) Selenium
8 8 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (5.22%) MSBuild
10 6 (4.48%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.48%) Travis CI
11 5 (3.73%) GitLab
12 3 (2.24%) FishEye
12 3 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (1.49%) WiX
14 1 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 28 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.96%) Finance
3 9 (6.72%) Electronics
3 9 (6.72%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.72%) Marketing
4 4 (2.99%) Retail
5 2 (1.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.88%) .NET
2 23 (17.16%) Web Services
3 20 (14.93%) LAMP
4 16 (11.94%) RESTful
5 11 (8.21%) REST
6 8 (5.97%) CSS
6 8 (5.97%) Gherkin
6 8 (5.97%) HTML
7 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.99%) J2EE
9 3 (2.24%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.24%) ELK Stack
9 3 (2.24%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (2.24%) Node.js
9 3 (2.24%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.49%) WAMP
11 1 (0.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.24%) Blog
3 2 (1.49%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (55.97%) Linux
2 38 (28.36%) Unix
3 28 (20.90%) FreeBSD
4 26 (19.40%) Windows
5 12 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.46%) Windows Server
7 7 (5.22%) CentOS
7 7 (5.22%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.99%) Debian
9 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.75%) Fedora
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (100.00%) DevOps
2 75 (55.97%) Configuration Management
3 69 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (47.76%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (21.64%) TDD
6 22 (16.42%) Open Source
7 14 (10.45%) DSDM
7 14 (10.45%) RUP
7 14 (10.45%) Scrum
8 12 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (8.96%) Software Delivery
9 11 (8.21%) Auto-Scaling
9 11 (8.21%) Continuous Deployment
9 11 (8.21%) ITIL
10 10 (7.46%) Build Automation
10 10 (7.46%) OWASP
11 9 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (5.97%) Programme Management
12 8 (5.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (40.30%) Python
2 49 (36.57%) SQL
3 46 (34.33%) Java
4 44 (32.84%) Bash Shell
5 29 (21.64%) Groovy
5 29 (21.64%) Perl
6 28 (20.90%) Ruby
7 21 (15.67%) PowerShell
8 16 (11.94%) Shell Script
9 15 (11.19%) C#
9 15 (11.19%) JavaScript
10 11 (8.21%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.24%) Bourne shell
11 3 (2.24%) PHP
12 2 (1.49%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 6 (4.48%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (17.16%) Docker
2 19 (14.18%) Xen
3 14 (10.45%) vSphere
3 14 (10.45%) XenServer
4 13 (9.70%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.73%) KVM
6 2 (1.49%) Corosync
6 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 75 (55.97%) Puppet
2 68 (50.75%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (40.30%) Ansible
4 17 (12.69%) Cobbler
4 17 (12.69%) Tivoli
5 12 (8.96%) Terraform
6 11 (8.21%) Salt
7 5 (3.73%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.24%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.24%) Ganeti
8 3 (2.24%) Graylog
8 3 (2.24%) Kibana
8 3 (2.24%) logstash
8 3 (2.24%) Marathon
8 3 (2.24%) Mesos
8 3 (2.24%) Nagios
8 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.49%) Grafana
9 2 (1.49%) Graphite
9 2 (1.49%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 33 (24.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.88%) Oracle
3 20 (14.93%) Red Hat
4 15 (11.19%) VMware
5 14 (10.45%) EnterpriseDB
6 11 (8.21%) SaltStack
7 8 (5.97%) AppDynamics
7 8 (5.97%) New Relic
7 8 (5.97%) SAP
8 5 (3.73%) Google
8 5 (3.73%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.73%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.24%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.49%) Cisco
10 2 (1.49%) Juniper
11 1 (0.75%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday - private healthcare
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