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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / South West
Rank 205 228 196
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 27 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.41% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.43% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 42
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
4880 5635 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 97.17% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4055 4694 4858
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Somerset -6 8 £43,750 +2.94%
Gloucestershire - 6 £52,500 - 2
Bristol 0 5 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Devon - 4 £38,750 - 1
Wiltshire +16 3 £40,000 -15.78% 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 22 February 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 81 (100.00%) DevOps
2 62 (76.54%) Linux
3 52 (64.20%) Python
4 49 (60.49%) Puppet
5 44 (54.32%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (48.15%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (41.98%) Jenkins
8 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (40.74%) Configuration Management
9 32 (39.51%) Bash Shell
10 30 (37.04%) Perl
10 30 (37.04%) SQL
11 28 (34.57%) Git (software)
11 28 (34.57%) Ansible
12 24 (29.63%) Windows
13 23 (28.40%) .NET
13 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (27.16%) Java
14 22 (27.16%) Ruby
15 21 (25.93%) Oracle
16 19 (23.46%) Unix
17 18 (22.22%) OpenStack
18 16 (19.75%) Docker
18 16 (19.75%) TeamCity
19 15 (18.52%) Scrum
19 15 (18.52%) Red Hat
19 15 (18.52%) Apache
20 14 (17.28%) Tivoli
20 14 (17.28%) Cobbler
21 13 (16.05%) 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 18 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 15 (18.52%) Apache
3 13 (16.05%) IIS
3 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
4 9 (11.11%) CloudStack
5 8 (9.88%) JBoss
6 7 (8.64%) WebLogic
6 7 (8.64%) WebSphere
6 7 (8.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.94%) Confluence
8 3 (3.70%) nginx
9 2 (2.47%) CMS
9 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
3 2 (2.47%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) G Suite
4 1 (1.23%) Heroku
4 1 (1.23%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Internet
2 9 (11.11%) LAN
2 9 (11.11%) WAN
3 7 (8.64%) Firewall
4 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.70%) NAS
5 3 (3.70%) SAN
6 2 (2.47%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) IPv4
6 2 (2.47%) IPv6
6 2 (2.47%) SNMP
6 2 (2.47%) SSL
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.23%) HTTP
7 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) MySQL
3 10 (12.35%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.41%) CouchDB
6 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.94%) Redis
8 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.70%) HBase
8 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.70%) Riak
9 2 (2.47%) Big Data
9 2 (2.47%) GIS
9 2 (2.47%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.23%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 34 (41.98%) Jenkins
2 28 (34.57%) Git (software)
3 16 (19.75%) TeamCity
4 10 (12.35%) Subversion
4 10 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (8.64%) JIRA
5 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio
6 6 (7.41%) Travis CI
7 5 (6.17%) Maven
8 4 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.94%) GitLab
8 4 (4.94%) MSBuild
9 3 (3.70%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.70%) dotCover
9 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.70%) FindBugs
9 3 (3.70%) Hudson
9 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (3.70%) ReSharper
10 2 (2.47%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Marketing
3 7 (8.64%) Electronics
3 7 (8.64%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) .NET
2 10 (12.35%) LAMP
3 4 (4.94%) REST
4 3 (3.70%) CSS
4 3 (3.70%) HTML
4 3 (3.70%) HTML5
5 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.47%) jQuery
5 2 (2.47%) PostGIS
5 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.47%) Web Services
6 1 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.23%) Node.js
6 1 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.23%) Sphinx
6 1 (1.23%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.23%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
1 2 (2.47%) Fintech
1 2 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 62 (76.54%) Linux
2 24 (29.63%) Windows
3 19 (23.46%) Unix
4 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.64%) CentOS
6 6 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.70%) Debian
8 3 (3.70%) FreeBSD
8 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) DevOps
2 44 (54.32%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (40.74%) Configuration Management
4 15 (18.52%) Scrum
5 10 (12.35%) DSDM
5 10 (12.35%) RUP
6 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.88%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.88%) High Availability
7 8 (9.88%) ITIL
8 7 (8.64%) Auto-Scaling
8 7 (8.64%) Build Automation
8 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.64%) OWASP
8 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (7.41%) TDD
10 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (64.20%) Python
2 32 (39.51%) Bash Shell
3 30 (37.04%) Perl
3 30 (37.04%) SQL
4 22 (27.16%) Java
4 22 (27.16%) Ruby
5 13 (16.05%) Shell Script
6 8 (9.88%) C#
6 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.17%) PHP
8 4 (4.94%) C++
9 3 (3.70%) C
9 3 (3.70%) Groovy
10 2 (2.47%) Erlang
11 1 (1.23%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.23%) CCNA
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) RHCE
3 1 (1.23%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) Docker
2 13 (16.05%) Xen
3 11 (13.58%) vSphere
4 9 (11.11%) XenServer
5 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (6.17%) KVM
7 2 (2.47%) Corosync
8 1 (1.23%) iptables
8 1 (1.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 49 (60.49%) Puppet
2 39 (48.15%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (34.57%) Ansible
4 14 (17.28%) Cobbler
4 14 (17.28%) Tivoli
5 9 (11.11%) Terraform
6 8 (9.88%) Salt
7 6 (7.41%) Kubernetes
7 6 (7.41%) Nagios
8 3 (3.70%) CFEngine
8 3 (3.70%) Ganeti
8 3 (3.70%) Grafana
8 3 (3.70%) Graphite
8 3 (3.70%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.70%) Marathon
8 3 (3.70%) Mesos
9 2 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (2.47%) Pacemaker
9 2 (2.47%) Rancher
9 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Oracle
2 15 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.05%) VMware
4 9 (11.11%) EnterpriseDB
5 7 (8.64%) SAP
6 4 (4.94%) Perforce
7 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco
7 3 (3.70%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.47%) Juniper
9 1 (1.23%) Google
9 1 (1.23%) Infobright
9 1 (1.23%) New Relic
9 1 (1.23%) PagerDuty
9 1 (1.23%) Qualys
9 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.23%) Splunk
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