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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 204 228 213
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 39 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.19% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.20% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 3
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
5610 5895 4901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.24% 95.34% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4719 4866 4220
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,932 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 27 £70,000 +51.35% 3
Gloucestershire - 10 £55,000 - 2
Somerset - 1 £67,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 107 (100.00%) DevOps
2 99 (92.52%) Linux
3 94 (87.85%) Puppet
4 68 (63.55%) Ruby
5 67 (62.62%) Python
6 63 (58.88%) Bash Shell
6 63 (58.88%) Opscode Chef
7 58 (54.21%) Apache
7 58 (54.21%) Configuration Management
8 53 (49.53%) Perl
9 49 (45.79%) Jenkins
10 48 (44.86%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (42.99%) Amazon AWS
12 43 (40.19%) Red Hat
13 42 (39.25%) Nagios
14 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (35.51%) LAMP
16 36 (33.64%) VMware
17 34 (31.78%) Git (software)
17 34 (31.78%) Java
18 31 (28.97%) PHP
18 31 (28.97%) nginx
19 30 (28.04%) Hudson
20 29 (27.10%) Ansible
20 29 (27.10%) CentOS
21 28 (26.17%) UNIX
21 28 (26.17%) LAN
21 28 (26.17%) WAN
22 27 (25.23%) MySQL
22 27 (25.23%) Salt

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 58 (54.21%) Apache
2 31 (28.97%) nginx
3 20 (18.69%) OpenStack
4 10 (9.35%) Confluence
5 9 (8.41%) MediaWiki
6 8 (7.48%) IIS
7 6 (5.61%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.93%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (12.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (42.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.17%) LAN
1 28 (26.17%) WAN
2 10 (9.35%) Firewall
3 9 (8.41%) IPsec
3 9 (8.41%) Network Security
3 9 (8.41%) OSPF
3 9 (8.41%) BGP
3 9 (8.41%) EIGRP
3 9 (8.41%) VPN
3 9 (8.41%) IPv6
3 9 (8.41%) LDAP
4 7 (6.54%) Internet
5 2 (1.87%) SAN
5 2 (1.87%) NAS
6 1 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.93%) IPv4
6 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.23%) MySQL
2 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.87%) HBase
5 2 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.87%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.87%) Voldemort
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (45.79%) Jenkins
2 34 (31.78%) Git (software)
3 30 (28.04%) Hudson
4 15 (14.02%) Subversion
5 12 (11.21%) Maven
5 12 (11.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (11.21%) TeamCity
6 11 (10.28%) JIRA
7 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.93%) Gradle
General
1 21 (19.63%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.15%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Manufacturing
2 13 (12.15%) Electronics
2 13 (12.15%) Marketing
3 6 (5.61%) Games
3 6 (5.61%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.51%) LAMP
2 14 (13.08%) Web Services
3 10 (9.35%) .NET
4 4 (3.74%) REST
5 3 (2.80%) 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 13 (12.15%) DTV
2 11 (10.28%) Wiki
3 9 (8.41%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.48%) Digital Media
5 6 (5.61%) Xbox
6 3 (2.80%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.93%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 99 (92.52%) Linux
2 29 (27.10%) CentOS
3 28 (26.17%) UNIX
4 23 (21.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (20.56%) Ubuntu
6 12 (11.21%) Debian
6 12 (11.21%) Amazon Linux
7 11 (10.28%) Windows
8 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.61%) Solaris
10 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.93%) Fedora
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (100.00%) DevOps
2 58 (54.21%) Configuration Management
3 48 (44.86%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (25.23%) Build Automation
6 13 (12.15%) Programme Management
6 13 (12.15%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (9.35%) Web Development
9 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.41%) Database Theory
9 9 (8.41%) Relational Database Theory
9 9 (8.41%) Open Source
9 9 (8.41%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.61%) CRM
12 5 (4.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 68 (63.55%) Ruby
2 67 (62.62%) Python
3 63 (58.88%) Bash Shell
4 53 (49.53%) Perl
5 34 (31.78%) Java
6 31 (28.97%) PHP
7 25 (23.36%) PowerShell
8 11 (10.28%) SQL
9 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.61%) Korn
10 3 (2.80%) C++
10 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.87%) C
11 2 (1.87%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) CCNA
1 19 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 25 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.28%) XenServer
3 9 (8.41%) Samba
3 9 (8.41%) Postfix
3 9 (8.41%) iptables
4 6 (5.61%) Docker
5 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.87%) Varnish
6 1 (0.93%) KVM
6 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 94 (87.85%) Puppet
2 63 (58.88%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (39.25%) Nagios
4 29 (27.10%) Ansible
5 27 (25.23%) Salt
6 13 (12.15%) ZABBIX
7 12 (11.21%) Graphite
8 11 (10.28%) Zenoss
9 6 (5.61%) Opsview
10 4 (3.74%) Vagrant
11 3 (2.80%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.93%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 43 (40.19%) Red Hat
2 36 (33.64%) VMware
3 15 (14.02%) Rackspace
4 13 (12.15%) SAP
5 11 (10.28%) Citrix
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle
6 2 (1.87%) Google
6 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.93%) Talend
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