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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 187 216 213
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 53 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.21% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.22% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 53 12 3
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +25 44 £61,250 +28.94% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire -5 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Somerset - 2 £52,250 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 108 (100.00%) DevOps
2 100 (92.59%) Linux
3 96 (88.89%) Puppet
4 68 (62.96%) Python
5 65 (60.19%) Configuration Management
5 65 (60.19%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (59.26%) Ruby
7 62 (57.41%) Bash Shell
8 60 (55.56%) Apache
9 56 (51.85%) Perl
10 51 (47.22%) Jenkins
11 50 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
13 41 (37.96%) Nagios
14 37 (34.26%) LAMP
14 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (34.26%) Ansible
15 36 (33.33%) nginx
16 35 (32.41%) Red Hat
17 34 (31.48%) PHP
17 34 (31.48%) UNIX
18 33 (30.56%) LAN
18 33 (30.56%) WAN
18 33 (30.56%) Git (software)
18 33 (30.56%) Hudson
19 32 (29.63%) Salt
19 32 (29.63%) CentOS
20 31 (28.70%) VMware
21 27 (25.00%) Java
22 26 (24.07%) Build Automation

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 60 (55.56%) Apache
2 36 (33.33%) nginx
3 20 (18.52%) OpenStack
4 9 (8.33%) Confluence
5 8 (7.41%) MediaWiki
6 6 (5.56%) GlassFish
6 6 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (30.56%) LAN
1 33 (30.56%) WAN
2 15 (13.89%) Firewall
3 8 (7.41%) IPsec
3 8 (7.41%) Network Security
3 8 (7.41%) IPv6
3 8 (7.41%) OSPF
3 8 (7.41%) BGP
3 8 (7.41%) EIGRP
3 8 (7.41%) LDAP
3 8 (7.41%) VPN
4 6 (5.56%) Internet
5 4 (3.70%) HTTP
6 3 (2.78%) SSL
6 3 (2.78%) IPv4
7 2 (1.85%) SAN
7 2 (1.85%) NAS
8 1 (0.93%) DNS
8 1 (0.93%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.22%) MySQL
2 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.85%) HBase
5 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.85%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.85%) Voldemort
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (47.22%) Jenkins
2 33 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 33 (30.56%) Hudson
3 14 (12.96%) Subversion
4 11 (10.19%) TeamCity
5 9 (8.33%) JIRA
6 8 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (7.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.93%) Gradle
General
1 14 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.41%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.41%) Electronics
2 8 (7.41%) Marketing
3 6 (5.56%) Games
3 6 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.26%) LAMP
2 9 (8.33%) Web Services
3 8 (7.41%) .NET
4 4 (3.70%) REST
5 3 (2.78%) Laravel
6 1 (0.93%) Kafka
6 1 (0.93%) CSS3
6 1 (0.93%) CSS
6 1 (0.93%) HTML
6 1 (0.93%) JSON
6 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.93%) jQuery
6 1 (0.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Wiki
2 8 (7.41%) DTV
2 8 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.56%) Xbox
3 6 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.93%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 100 (92.59%) Linux
2 34 (31.48%) UNIX
3 32 (29.63%) CentOS
4 25 (23.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 15 (13.89%) Debian
6 15 (13.89%) Windows
7 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.41%) Amazon Linux
8 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.56%) Solaris
9 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.93%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (100.00%) DevOps
2 65 (60.19%) Configuration Management
3 50 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (24.07%) Build Automation
6 10 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (9.26%) Web Development
7 9 (8.33%) Open Source
8 8 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (7.41%) Database Theory
8 8 (7.41%) Relational Database Theory
9 6 (5.56%) CRM
10 5 (4.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.96%) Python
2 64 (59.26%) Ruby
3 62 (57.41%) Bash Shell
4 56 (51.85%) Perl
5 34 (31.48%) PHP
6 27 (25.00%) Java
7 21 (19.44%) PowerShell
8 9 (8.33%) SQL
9 6 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.56%) Korn
10 3 (2.78%) C++
10 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.85%) C
12 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (23.15%) CCNA
1 25 (23.15%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.96%) Samba
3 8 (7.41%) Postfix
3 8 (7.41%) XenServer
3 8 (7.41%) iptables
4 6 (5.56%) Docker
4 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.85%) Varnish
6 1 (0.93%) KVM
6 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 96 (88.89%) Puppet
2 65 (60.19%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (37.96%) Nagios
4 37 (34.26%) Ansible
5 32 (29.63%) Salt
6 12 (11.11%) ZABBIX
6 12 (11.11%) Graphite
7 10 (9.26%) Zenoss
8 6 (5.56%) Opsview
9 4 (3.70%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.78%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.93%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 35 (32.41%) Red Hat
2 31 (28.70%) VMware
3 15 (13.89%) Rackspace
4 8 (7.41%) SAP
4 8 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.93%) Talend
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