The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 239 370 553
Rank change year-on-year
+131 +183
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1377 863 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 0.80% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.83% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 716 391
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 28 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +123 1313 £60,000 +9.09% 210
London +110 848 £65,000 +9.24% 127
City of London +127 176 £70,000 +16.66% 28
South East +82 172 £53,500 +4.39% 27
Yorkshire +39 80 £42,500 -12.37% 20
South West +5 64 £45,000 -14.28% 6
East of England +64 62 £46,500 -7.00% 7
West Yorkshire +24 56 £42,500 -15.00% 17
North West +56 50 £45,000 +20.00% 14
Berkshire +29 48 £57,500 -8.00% 11
Surrey +37 45 £55,000 +15.78% 11
Oxfordshire +29 39 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Manchester +25 39 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Leeds -8 31 £42,500 -15.00% 15
Somerset +15 28 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Reading +30 27 £55,000 -21.42% 9
Bath +20 27 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 25 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Abingdon - 24 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge +24 23 £47,500 -13.63% 3
East Sussex +13 21 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Guildford - 21 £55,000 - 4
East Midlands +22 19 £47,500 -9.52% 2
North Yorkshire +15 19 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Wales +25 18 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South Wales +24 18 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Brighton +16 18 £52,500 +72.13% 1
Cardiff +15 18 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -20 16 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Ipswich +29 14 £49,500 -1.00%

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 2356 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1794 (76.15%) Linux
3 1518 (64.43%) Puppet
4 1260 (53.48%) Opscode Chef
5 1091 (46.31%) Amazon AWS
6 1074 (45.59%) Python
7 949 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
8 945 (40.11%) Ansible
9 871 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
10 855 (36.29%) Jenkins
11 775 (32.89%) Configuration Management
12 766 (32.51%) Ruby
13 687 (29.16%) Bash Shell
14 666 (28.27%) Docker
15 647 (27.46%) Java
16 523 (22.20%) Windows
17 509 (21.60%) Git (software)
18 467 (19.82%) VMware
19 458 (19.44%) Unix
20 416 (17.66%) Perl
21 399 (16.94%) MySQL
22 363 (15.41%) PowerShell
23 358 (15.20%) Open Source
24 353 (14.98%) SQL
25 334 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
26 331 (14.05%) Apache
27 323 (13.71%) Web Services
28 312 (13.24%) Red Hat
29 307 (13.03%) PHP
30 300 (12.73%) .NET

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 331 (14.05%) Apache
2 260 (11.04%) Tomcat
3 217 (9.21%) OpenStack
4 180 (7.64%) IIS
5 141 (5.98%) Node.js
6 128 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
7 120 (5.09%) JBoss
8 117 (4.97%) nginx
9 94 (3.99%) Confluence
10 88 (3.74%) WebLogic
11 83 (3.52%) WebSphere
12 77 (3.27%) CloudStack
13 27 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
14 25 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
15 19 (0.81%) CMS
15 19 (0.81%) SharePoint
16 18 (0.76%) Apache Solr
16 18 (0.76%) Apache Spark
17 15 (0.64%) Jetty
18 14 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 87 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.59%) HipChat
3 2 (0.085%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.13%) assyst
3 3 (0.13%) Documaker
4 2 (0.085%) Magento
5 1 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1091 (46.31%) Amazon AWS
2 286 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 167 (7.09%) Amazon EC2
4 137 (5.81%) SaaS
5 118 (5.01%) Amazon S3
6 110 (4.67%) GitHub
7 96 (4.07%) PaaS
8 94 (3.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 90 (3.82%) IaaS
10 73 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
11 64 (2.72%) Route 53
12 53 (2.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 49 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
14 46 (1.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 42 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 36 (1.53%) CloudFront
17 29 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 29 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
18 25 (1.06%) OpenShift
19 16 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 262 (11.12%) Firewall
2 205 (8.70%) DNS
3 94 (3.99%) TCP/IP
4 86 (3.65%) HTTP
5 74 (3.14%) SAN
6 51 (2.16%) SSL
7 47 (1.99%) Internet
7 47 (1.99%) LDAP
7 47 (1.99%) VPN
8 38 (1.61%) VoIP
9 25 (1.06%) LAN
10 21 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 19 (0.81%) DHCP
12 18 (0.76%) Kerberos
12 18 (0.76%) VLAN
13 16 (0.68%) Network Security
14 15 (0.64%) SMTP
15 14 (0.59%) SNMP
16 13 (0.55%) HTTPS
16 13 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (16.94%) MySQL
2 227 (9.63%) MongoDB
3 192 (8.15%) SQL Server
4 166 (7.05%) NoSQL
5 109 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
6 100 (4.24%) Redis
7 95 (4.03%) Big Data
8 94 (3.99%) Hadoop
9 75 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 72 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
11 47 (1.99%) Relational Database
12 21 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 21 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
13 17 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (0.68%) HBase
14 16 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 15 (0.64%) Oracle Database
16 14 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (0.51%) Couchbase
17 12 (0.51%) Riak
Development Applications
1 855 (36.29%) Jenkins
2 509 (21.60%) Git (software)
3 258 (10.95%) TeamCity
4 201 (8.53%) Maven
5 190 (8.06%) Vagrant
6 174 (7.39%) JIRA
7 170 (7.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 119 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
9 100 (4.24%) Subversion
10 73 (3.10%) Hudson
11 58 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 57 (2.42%) Ant
13 37 (1.57%) Bitbucket
13 37 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
14 36 (1.53%) Selenium
15 29 (1.23%) Artifactory
15 29 (1.23%) GitLab
16 27 (1.15%) SonarQube
17 26 (1.10%) Gradle
18 24 (1.02%) Cucumber
General
1 295 (12.52%) Finance
2 121 (5.14%) Law
3 86 (3.65%) Games
4 69 (2.93%) Marketing
5 65 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.04%) Publishing
7 42 (1.78%) Retail
8 39 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 35 (1.49%) Banking
10 24 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.72%) Advertising
11 17 (0.72%) Electronics
12 9 (0.38%) Legal
13 6 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.21%) Local Government
15 4 (0.17%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.13%) Automotive
16 3 (0.13%) Online Betting
17 1 (0.042%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (13.71%) Web Services
2 300 (12.73%) .NET
3 211 (8.96%) LAMP
4 66 (2.80%) ELK Stack
4 66 (2.80%) Middleware
5 47 (1.99%) RabbitMQ
6 45 (1.91%) RESTful
7 43 (1.83%) REST
8 41 (1.74%) LEMP Stack
9 40 (1.70%) ASP.NET
10 37 (1.57%) CSS
11 35 (1.49%) MCollective
11 35 (1.49%) Velocity
12 34 (1.44%) ActiveMQ
12 34 (1.44%) Kafka
12 34 (1.44%) XML
13 33 (1.40%) AngularJS
14 32 (1.36%) JSON
15 31 (1.32%) Sensu
16 30 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 134 (5.69%) Fintech
2 103 (4.37%) Computer Science
3 65 (2.76%) Data Centre
4 46 (1.95%) User Experience
5 39 (1.66%) Private Cloud
6 38 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (1.49%) Clustering
8 34 (1.44%) Public Cloud
9 27 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.10%) Mobile App
11 24 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 20 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
13 18 (0.76%) IPTV
14 17 (0.72%) Digital Media
15 16 (0.68%) Hedge funds
15 16 (0.68%) Online Games
16 13 (0.55%) Cloud Native
16 13 (0.55%) PKI
17 11 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1794 (76.15%) Linux
2 523 (22.20%) Windows
3 458 (19.44%) Unix
4 291 (12.35%) Ubuntu
5 280 (11.88%) CentOS
6 264 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 125 (5.31%) Windows Server
8 83 (3.52%) Debian
9 31 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (1.06%) Solaris
11 24 (1.02%) Mac OS X
11 24 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (0.98%) Android
13 22 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 20 (0.85%) FreeBSD
15 18 (0.76%) CoreOS
16 13 (0.55%) Mesosphere
17 9 (0.38%) Fedora
17 9 (0.38%) VMS
18 8 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2356 (100.00%) DevOps
2 949 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
3 871 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
4 775 (32.89%) Configuration Management
5 358 (15.20%) Open Source
6 286 (12.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 278 (11.80%) Scrum
8 239 (10.14%) Software Engineering
9 205 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 193 (8.19%) High Availability
11 121 (5.14%) ITIL
12 108 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 102 (4.33%) Performance Tuning
14 100 (4.24%) Build Automation
15 98 (4.16%) Microservices
16 92 (3.90%) TDD
17 90 (3.82%) Software Delivery
18 82 (3.48%) Load Balancing
19 80 (3.40%) OWASP
20 79 (3.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1074 (45.59%) Python
2 766 (32.51%) Ruby
3 687 (29.16%) Bash Shell
4 647 (27.46%) Java
5 416 (17.66%) Perl
6 363 (15.41%) PowerShell
7 353 (14.98%) SQL
8 307 (13.03%) PHP
9 183 (7.77%) Shell Script
10 162 (6.88%) JavaScript
11 160 (6.79%) C#
12 87 (3.69%) C++
13 45 (1.91%) C
14 42 (1.78%) Groovy
15 39 (1.66%) Go
16 26 (1.10%) Scala
17 16 (0.68%) Korn
18 14 (0.59%) Bourne shell
18 14 (0.59%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 125 (5.31%) Degree
2 51 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 22 (0.93%) AWS Certification
4 21 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (0.51%) RHCE
7 9 (0.38%) CCNA
8 6 (0.25%) CCNP
8 6 (0.25%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.25%) PMP
9 5 (0.21%) CISSP
9 5 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.17%) ISSAP
10 4 (0.17%) PhD
11 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.085%) CCDE
12 2 (0.085%) CCIE
12 2 (0.085%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.67%) QA
2 29 (1.23%) SLA
3 19 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.38%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.17%) DICOM
7 4 (0.17%) HL7
8 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.13%) Section 508
9 2 (0.085%) HIPAA
System Software
1 666 (28.27%) Docker
2 334 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (5.35%) Xen
4 109 (4.63%) vSphere
5 79 (3.35%) XenServer
6 78 (3.31%) NFS
7 71 (3.01%) KVM
8 64 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
9 37 (1.57%) Active Directory
10 36 (1.53%) Hyper-V
11 31 (1.32%) VirtualBox
12 24 (1.02%) Varnish
13 20 (0.85%) iptables
14 18 (0.76%) LXC
15 12 (0.51%) Squid
16 11 (0.47%) VMware ESX
17 10 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 10 (0.42%) Samba
18 8 (0.34%) Sendmail
18 8 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1518 (64.43%) Puppet
2 1260 (53.48%) Opscode Chef
3 945 (40.11%) Ansible
4 250 (10.61%) Nagios
5 236 (10.02%) Salt
6 150 (6.37%) Kubernetes
7 130 (5.52%) Cobbler
8 102 (4.33%) ZABBIX
9 86 (3.65%) Terraform
10 81 (3.44%) Tivoli
11 69 (2.93%) Mesos
12 57 (2.42%) CFEngine
13 52 (2.21%) Packer
14 48 (2.04%) Graphite
15 31 (1.32%) HAProxy
15 31 (1.32%) Kibana
16 29 (1.23%) logstash
17 27 (1.15%) Icinga
17 27 (1.15%) SCOM
18 24 (1.02%) Grafana
Vendors
1 467 (19.82%) VMware
2 312 (13.24%) Red Hat
3 260 (11.04%) Microsoft
4 159 (6.75%) Oracle
5 114 (4.84%) Cisco
6 107 (4.54%) Google
7 91 (3.86%) SaltStack
8 76 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
9 75 (3.18%) Rackspace
10 71 (3.01%) AppDynamics
11 69 (2.93%) Splunk
12 66 (2.80%) HP
13 62 (2.63%) Atlassian
13 62 (2.63%) New Relic
14 35 (1.49%) F5
15 20 (0.85%) IBM
15 20 (0.85%) Juniper
16 19 (0.81%) Citrix
16 19 (0.81%) Percona
17 17 (0.72%) Adobe
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Flexi-working
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £750000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago