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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 179 224 206
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 65 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 64 11 7
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
5773 5928 5043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.87% 95.83% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4886 4459
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +43 54 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Somerset - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -8 2 £50,000 +25.00% 3
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 109 (100.00%) DevOps
2 101 (92.66%) Linux
3 97 (88.99%) Puppet
4 70 (64.22%) Configuration Management
5 69 (63.30%) Python
6 67 (61.47%) Opscode Chef
7 64 (58.72%) Bash Shell
8 62 (56.88%) Perl
9 60 (55.05%) Apache
10 57 (52.29%) Ruby
11 47 (43.12%) Jenkins
12 46 (42.20%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (40.37%) Nagios
14 41 (37.61%) Amazon AWS
15 40 (36.70%) PHP
16 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (33.03%) Red Hat
18 35 (32.11%) LAMP
19 34 (31.19%) nginx
19 34 (31.19%) Ansible
20 33 (30.28%) Hudson
20 33 (30.28%) CentOS
20 33 (30.28%) UNIX
20 33 (30.28%) LAN
20 33 (30.28%) WAN
21 32 (29.36%) Salt
22 31 (28.44%) Git (software)
23 28 (25.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 28 (25.69%) MySQL
24 27 (24.77%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (55.05%) Apache
2 34 (31.19%) nginx
3 19 (17.43%) OpenStack
4 9 (8.26%) IIS
5 7 (6.42%) Confluence
6 6 (5.50%) MediaWiki
6 6 (5.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (37.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (30.28%) LAN
1 33 (30.28%) WAN
2 15 (13.76%) Firewall
3 10 (9.17%) HTTP
4 6 (5.50%) VPN
4 6 (5.50%) SSL
4 6 (5.50%) IPv4
4 6 (5.50%) IPv6
4 6 (5.50%) IPsec
4 6 (5.50%) Network Security
4 6 (5.50%) Internet
4 6 (5.50%) OSPF
4 6 (5.50%) BGP
4 6 (5.50%) EIGRP
4 6 (5.50%) LDAP
5 4 (3.67%) DNS
5 4 (3.67%) DHCP
6 2 (1.83%) SAN
6 2 (1.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.69%) MySQL
2 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.83%) HBase
5 2 (1.83%) Voldemort
5 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.83%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (43.12%) Jenkins
2 33 (30.28%) Hudson
3 31 (28.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.01%) Subversion
5 8 (7.34%) TeamCity
6 7 (6.42%) JIRA
7 5 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (4.59%) Maven
8 1 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.50%) Back Office
2 6 (5.50%) Games
3 5 (4.59%) Marketing
3 5 (4.59%) Electronics
3 5 (4.59%) Finance
3 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.11%) LAMP
2 11 (10.09%) .NET
3 6 (5.50%) Web Services
4 4 (3.67%) REST
5 3 (2.75%) Laravel
6 1 (0.92%) CSS3
6 1 (0.92%) HTML
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) JSON
6 1 (0.92%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.92%) jQuery
6 1 (0.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Wiki
2 6 (5.50%) Xbox
2 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) DTV
4 3 (2.75%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.75%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 101 (92.66%) Linux
2 33 (30.28%) UNIX
2 33 (30.28%) CentOS
3 28 (25.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (22.94%) Ubuntu
5 15 (13.76%) Windows
6 13 (11.93%) Debian
7 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.50%) Solaris
7 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.59%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.92%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) DevOps
2 70 (64.22%) Configuration Management
3 46 (42.20%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.02%) Build Automation
6 13 (11.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (9.17%) Web Development
8 9 (8.26%) Open Source
9 8 (7.34%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.50%) CRM
10 6 (5.50%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.50%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (5.50%) Database Theory
10 6 (5.50%) Relational Database Theory
11 5 (4.59%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.59%) TDD
11 5 (4.59%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (3.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 69 (63.30%) Python
2 64 (58.72%) Bash Shell
3 62 (56.88%) Perl
4 57 (52.29%) Ruby
5 40 (36.70%) PHP
6 25 (22.94%) Java
7 21 (19.27%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.42%) SQL
9 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.50%) Korn
10 3 (2.75%) C++
10 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.83%) C
12 1 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (24.77%) CCNA
1 27 (24.77%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) SLA
1 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.01%) Samba
3 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.50%) Postfix
3 6 (5.50%) XenServer
3 6 (5.50%) iptables
4 5 (4.59%) Docker
5 2 (1.83%) Varnish
6 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 97 (88.99%) Puppet
2 67 (61.47%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (40.37%) Nagios
4 34 (31.19%) Ansible
5 32 (29.36%) Salt
6 13 (11.93%) Zenoss
7 12 (11.01%) Graphite
8 10 (9.17%) ZABBIX
9 6 (5.50%) Opsview
10 4 (3.67%) Vagrant
11 3 (2.75%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.92%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.92%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Red Hat
2 26 (23.85%) VMware
3 15 (13.76%) Rackspace
4 6 (5.50%) Citrix
5 5 (4.59%) SAP
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.92%) Google
7 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.92%) Talend
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago