The first table below looks at the demand for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 494 679 826
Rank change year-on-year
+185 +147
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 485 191 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.18% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.19% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 381 154 72
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the UK.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
England +173 477 £55,000 - 61
London +108 329 £57,500 +4.54% 35
South East +44 71 £55,000 +10.00% 8
City of London +11 44 £65,000 +30.00% 8
West Yorkshire -6 37 £40,000 - 7
Leeds -9 37 £41,250 - 7
Yorkshire -12 37 £40,000 - 7
Surrey +7 22 £57,500 +15.00% 4
East Sussex - 20 £45,000 -
Brighton - 16 £45,000 -
East of England +10 15 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Cambridgeshire - 14 £47,500 - 3
South West -1 13 £47,500 +35.71%
Oxfordshire - 12 £90,000 - 2
Cambridge - 11 £42,500 - 2
Oxford - 10 £90,000 -
Bristol +5 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Hampshire +10 7 £57,000 -8.80% 1
North West +3 6 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Berkshire -5 6 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £65,000 - 5
Staines +16 5 - -
Windsor - 5 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 5 £58,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £65,000 - 3
Scotland - 5 £40,000 - 3
Uxbridge - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £39,250 -
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Chester - 3 £26,000 -

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 877 (100.00%) DevOps
2 661 (75.37%) Linux
3 486 (55.42%) Puppet
4 430 (49.03%) Opscode Chef
5 388 (44.24%) Java
6 360 (41.05%) Python
7 296 (33.75%) Ruby
8 287 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
9 269 (30.67%) Jenkins
10 268 (30.56%) MySQL
11 253 (28.85%) Apache
12 222 (25.31%) Amazon AWS
13 219 (24.97%) Windows
14 218 (24.86%) Bash Shell
14 218 (24.86%) Git (software)
15 206 (23.49%) Perl
16 198 (22.58%) UNIX
17 192 (21.89%) Web Services
18 190 (21.66%) PHP
18 190 (21.66%) Nagios
19 180 (20.52%) Red Hat
19 180 (20.52%) Open Source
20 175 (19.95%) Configuration Management
21 157 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
22 147 (16.76%) .NET
23 140 (15.96%) E-Commerce
23 140 (15.96%) Subversion
24 138 (15.74%) CentOS
25 126 (14.37%) Ubuntu
25 126 (14.37%) Scrum

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 253 (28.85%) Apache
2 113 (12.88%) Tomcat
3 105 (11.97%) IIS
4 87 (9.92%) nginx
5 60 (6.84%) OpenStack
6 53 (6.04%) Node.js
7 43 (4.90%) Confluence
8 22 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (2.17%) Apache Solr
10 17 (1.94%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.71%) Drupal
12 9 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (0.91%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.80%) Alfresco
15 6 (0.68%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.68%) Jetty
15 6 (0.68%) Lightstreamer
16 5 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.11%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 222 (25.31%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (9.12%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (3.76%) SaaS
5 28 (3.19%) GitHub
6 25 (2.85%) Amazon S3
7 20 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (2.17%) IaaS
9 16 (1.82%) PaaS
10 14 (1.60%) Rackspace Cloud
11 11 (1.25%) Joyent
12 7 (0.80%) Route 53
12 7 (0.80%) ElastiCache
12 7 (0.80%) Heroku
13 6 (0.68%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.57%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.23%) Office 365
16 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
16 1 (0.11%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 92 (10.49%) DNS
2 73 (8.32%) Firewall
3 72 (8.21%) Internet
4 56 (6.39%) TCP/IP
5 45 (5.13%) HTTP
6 32 (3.65%) LDAP
7 31 (3.53%) VPN
7 31 (3.53%) SSL
8 28 (3.19%) SAN
9 26 (2.96%) DHCP
10 19 (2.17%) LAN
10 19 (2.17%) WAN
11 18 (2.05%) SNMP
12 17 (1.94%) SMTP
13 15 (1.71%) VLAN
14 14 (1.60%) Network Security
15 13 (1.48%) BIG-IP
16 10 (1.14%) NAS
17 8 (0.91%) iSCSI
17 8 (0.91%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (30.56%) MySQL
2 121 (13.80%) NoSQL
3 120 (13.68%) MongoDB
4 78 (8.89%) Redis
5 75 (8.55%) SQL Server
6 68 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
7 67 (7.64%) Hadoop
8 57 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (5.47%) Big Data
10 43 (4.90%) Relational Database
11 31 (3.53%) HBase
12 18 (2.05%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.60%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.37%) CouchDB
15 12 (1.37%) Riak
16 10 (1.14%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 269 (30.67%) Jenkins
2 218 (24.86%) Git (software)
3 140 (15.96%) Subversion
4 112 (12.77%) JIRA
5 104 (11.86%) Maven
6 100 (11.40%) Hudson
7 58 (6.61%) TeamCity
7 58 (6.61%) Ant
8 34 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 33 (3.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 23 (2.62%) CruiseControl
11 21 (2.39%) Artifactory
12 15 (1.71%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.48%) SpecFlow
14 12 (1.37%) Eclipse
15 11 (1.25%) Mercurial
15 11 (1.25%) MSBuild
16 10 (1.14%) Log4Net
17 9 (1.03%) Selenium
18 8 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 90 (10.26%) Finance
2 56 (6.39%) Games
3 27 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.96%) Marketing
4 26 (2.96%) Banking
5 17 (1.94%) Online Betting
6 16 (1.82%) Advertising
7 14 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.25%) Back Office
8 11 (1.25%) Retail
9 9 (1.03%) Publishing
10 6 (0.68%) Law
11 4 (0.46%) Legal
11 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.46%) Electronics
11 4 (0.46%) Military
12 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (21.89%) Web Services
2 147 (16.76%) .NET
3 112 (12.77%) LAMP
4 35 (3.99%) CSS
5 31 (3.53%) XML
6 28 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
7 26 (2.96%) RabbitMQ
8 21 (2.39%) ASP.NET
9 20 (2.28%) J2EE
10 19 (2.17%) HTML
10 19 (2.17%) Java EE
11 17 (1.94%) JSON
12 15 (1.71%) MSMQ
12 15 (1.71%) Sensu
13 14 (1.60%) Memcached
13 14 (1.60%) SOAP
13 14 (1.60%) Middleware
14 13 (1.48%) WCF
15 12 (1.37%) .NET Framework
15 12 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 180 (20.52%) Open Source
2 52 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.08%) Social Media
4 26 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.28%) Online Games
6 15 (1.71%) Replication
7 14 (1.60%) Clustering
8 8 (0.91%) IPTV
8 8 (0.91%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.80%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.34%) Mobile Games
11 3 (0.34%) Social Gaming
11 3 (0.34%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (0.34%) Firmware
11 3 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.23%) Chip and PIN
12 2 (0.23%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 661 (75.37%) Linux
2 219 (24.97%) Windows
3 198 (22.58%) UNIX
4 138 (15.74%) CentOS
5 126 (14.37%) Ubuntu
6 121 (13.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (6.84%) Debian
8 25 (2.85%) Mac OS X
9 17 (1.94%) Solaris
10 15 (1.71%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.60%) Android
12 11 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.91%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.91%) Fedora
13 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.57%) AIX
16 4 (0.46%) HPUX
17 3 (0.34%) SUSE
17 3 (0.34%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 877 (100.00%) DevOps
2 287 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
3 175 (19.95%) Configuration Management
4 157 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (15.96%) E-Commerce
6 126 (14.37%) Scrum
7 99 (11.29%) ITIL
8 95 (10.83%) Release Management
9 88 (10.03%) Service Delivery
10 75 (8.55%) Load Balancing
11 62 (7.07%) Project Management
12 57 (6.50%) Software Engineering
12 57 (6.50%) Build Automation
13 42 (4.79%) TDD
14 37 (4.22%) Kanban
15 34 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (3.53%) OO
18 29 (3.31%) Low Latency
19 26 (2.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 388 (44.24%) Java
2 360 (41.05%) Python
3 296 (33.75%) Ruby
4 218 (24.86%) Bash Shell
5 206 (23.49%) Perl
6 190 (21.66%) PHP
7 122 (13.91%) SQL
8 94 (10.72%) PowerShell
9 93 (10.60%) JavaScript
10 76 (8.67%) C#
11 63 (7.18%) Shell Script
12 35 (3.99%) C
13 23 (2.62%) C++
14 16 (1.82%) Scala
15 15 (1.71%) VB
16 11 (1.25%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.25%) Groovy
17 9 (1.03%) AWK
17 9 (1.03%) sed
18 8 (0.91%) Korn
Qualifications
1 68 (7.75%) ITIL Certification
2 62 (7.07%) Degree
3 9 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.91%) RHCE
5 7 (0.80%) CCNA
5 7 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.46%) MCP
6 4 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.23%) MCSA
7 2 (0.23%) PhD
7 2 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.11%) MCITP
8 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.84%) PCI DSS
2 39 (4.45%) QA
3 16 (1.82%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 52 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (4.10%) Varnish
3 31 (3.53%) KVM
4 27 (3.08%) Active Directory
5 23 (2.62%) NFS
6 18 (2.05%) Xen
7 17 (1.94%) vCloud
8 16 (1.82%) VMware ESX
9 12 (1.37%) VirtualBox
10 11 (1.25%) vSphere
11 10 (1.14%) XenServer
11 10 (1.14%) Postfix
12 7 (0.80%) Docker
13 4 (0.46%) Samba
13 4 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.34%) FreeRADIUS
14 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
14 3 (0.34%) zsh
15 2 (0.23%) HDFS
16 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 486 (55.42%) Puppet
2 430 (49.03%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (21.66%) Nagios
4 102 (11.63%) ZABBIX
5 63 (7.18%) Salt
6 60 (6.84%) Vagrant
7 48 (5.47%) Ansible
8 40 (4.56%) logstash
9 38 (4.33%) HAProxy
10 32 (3.65%) Zenoss
11 30 (3.42%) Opsview
12 29 (3.31%) Capistrano
13 25 (2.85%) Cacti
14 22 (2.51%) Munin
15 19 (2.17%) Ganglia
16 18 (2.05%) StatsD
17 17 (1.94%) collectd
18 16 (1.82%) Cobbler
19 12 (1.37%) Graylog2
20 11 (1.25%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 180 (20.52%) Red Hat
2 118 (13.45%) VMware
3 83 (9.46%) Oracle
4 75 (8.55%) Rackspace
5 60 (6.84%) Microsoft
6 31 (3.53%) JBoss
7 28 (3.19%) SaltStack
8 23 (2.62%) Splunk
9 21 (2.39%) Google
10 20 (2.28%) Perforce
11 17 (1.94%) EMC
12 16 (1.82%) Cisco
13 14 (1.60%) HP
13 14 (1.60%) F5
13 14 (1.60%) New Relic
14 9 (1.03%) Adobe
14 9 (1.03%) CA
15 8 (0.91%) TIBCO
15 8 (0.91%) Percona
16 7 (0.80%) Cloudera
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, private medica
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capital Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus, shares & excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus and excellent bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus and excellent bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dundee, Angus
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago