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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
UK
Rank 207 320 480
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +160
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1314 967 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.58% 0.97% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.00% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 836 460
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
80036 96313 101493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.47% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66452 80820 84362
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +124 1262 £60,000 +9.09% 201
London +112 740 £65,000 +4.00% 119
South East +65 154 £50,000 -4.76% 29
City of London +29 110 £65,000 - 28
North West +53 99 £50,750 +6.84% 15
Yorkshire +17 92 £50,000 +12.35% 19
Manchester +42 84 £50,000 +2.56% 11
West Yorkshire +11 65 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Leeds +26 63 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Berkshire +79 58 £62,500 - 7
East Midlands +12 44 £47,500 -5.00% 5
West Midlands +52 42 £53,750 +19.44% 4
East of England +2 40 £60,000 +36.36% 2
South West +31 36 £45,000 -2.70% 7
Surrey +27 30 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Reading +54 27 £52,500 -4.54% 4
South Yorkshire +27 23 £38,250 +9.28% 3
Sheffield +24 23 £38,250 +7.74% 3
Nottingham +6 22 £50,000 +5.26%
Nottinghamshire +4 22 £50,000 -4.76%
Hertfordshire +22 21 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Oxfordshire +20 21 £50,000 - 11
Wales +28 20 £45,000 +71.42% 2
Warwick - 19 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 19 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +9 18 £41,500 -20.95%
Scotland +13 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Edinburgh +10 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South Wales +27 15 £42,500 +61.90% 1
Oxford +24 14 £50,000 - 8

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 2596 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1912 (73.65%) Linux
3 1534 (59.09%) Puppet
4 1416 (54.55%) Python
5 1348 (51.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1239 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
7 1167 (44.95%) Ansible
8 1035 (39.87%) Jenkins
9 959 (36.94%) Continuous Integration
10 907 (34.94%) Configuration Management
11 878 (33.82%) Bash Shell
12 862 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
13 860 (33.13%) Ruby
14 818 (31.51%) Docker
15 703 (27.08%) Java
16 607 (23.38%) Windows
17 588 (22.65%) Git (software)
18 475 (18.30%) SQL
19 433 (16.68%) Unix
20 427 (16.45%) Perl
21 419 (16.14%) Microsoft Azure
22 361 (13.91%) Red Hat
23 353 (13.60%) Web Services
24 351 (13.52%) Finance
25 350 (13.48%) Scrum
26 341 (13.14%) VMware
27 334 (12.87%) PowerShell
28 323 (12.44%) Open Source
29 310 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 309 (11.90%) .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
1 307 (11.83%) Apache
2 247 (9.51%) IIS
3 198 (7.63%) OpenStack
4 190 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
5 158 (6.09%) Tomcat
6 136 (5.24%) JBoss
7 133 (5.12%) nginx
8 115 (4.43%) WebSphere
9 113 (4.35%) CloudStack
10 108 (4.16%) WebLogic
11 86 (3.31%) Confluence
12 37 (1.43%) Apache Solr
13 33 (1.27%) Apache Spark
14 19 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
15 18 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
16 12 (0.46%) WordPress
17 7 (0.27%) CMS
17 7 (0.27%) Drupal
17 7 (0.27%) Eucalyptus
18 5 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 75 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.31%) HipChat
3 3 (0.12%) GNU Octave
3 3 (0.12%) MS Office
4 2 (0.077%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.50%) Magento
3 9 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.12%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.039%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1239 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
2 419 (16.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 160 (6.16%) SaaS
4 155 (5.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 152 (5.86%) Amazon EC2
6 100 (3.85%) Amazon S3
7 96 (3.70%) IaaS
8 84 (3.24%) GitHub
9 75 (2.89%) PaaS
10 65 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 60 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
12 56 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
13 53 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
14 49 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
15 40 (1.54%) Route 53
16 39 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
17 38 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 24 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 24 (0.92%) Heroku
19 21 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 154 (5.93%) Firewall
2 111 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 104 (4.01%) DNS
4 99 (3.81%) Internet
5 98 (3.78%) HTTP
6 52 (2.00%) Kerberos
7 47 (1.81%) SSL
8 40 (1.54%) LDAP
9 27 (1.04%) Network Security
10 26 (1.00%) VPN
11 24 (0.92%) WAN
12 21 (0.81%) Wireshark
13 19 (0.73%) LAN
14 17 (0.65%) SSH
15 16 (0.62%) VLAN
16 15 (0.58%) DHCP
17 13 (0.50%) Unicast
18 12 (0.46%) Multicast
18 12 (0.46%) SAN
19 11 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (11.86%) MySQL
2 166 (6.39%) NoSQL
3 153 (5.89%) MongoDB
4 142 (5.47%) SQL Server
5 104 (4.01%) Big Data
6 85 (3.27%) Amazon RDS
7 76 (2.93%) Redis
8 72 (2.77%) Hadoop
9 70 (2.70%) Relational Database
10 68 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
11 60 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 18 (0.69%) BigQuery
13 17 (0.65%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (0.39%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (0.35%) Event Store
16 9 (0.35%) InfluxDB
16 9 (0.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1035 (39.87%) Jenkins
2 588 (22.65%) Git (software)
3 267 (10.29%) TeamCity
4 218 (8.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 188 (7.24%) JIRA
6 155 (5.97%) Subversion
7 146 (5.62%) Vagrant
8 145 (5.59%) Octopus Deploy
9 143 (5.51%) Maven
10 99 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 87 (3.35%) Ant
12 64 (2.47%) Hudson
13 57 (2.20%) Travis CI
14 52 (2.00%) MSBuild
15 42 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
16 40 (1.54%) Bitbucket
17 33 (1.27%) Selenium
18 31 (1.19%) Gradle
19 28 (1.08%) git-flow
20 26 (1.00%) JUnit
General
1 351 (13.52%) Finance
2 120 (4.62%) Games
3 119 (4.58%) Banking
4 87 (3.35%) Marketing
5 77 (2.97%) Retail
6 59 (2.27%) Advertising
6 59 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 37 (1.43%) Law
8 26 (1.00%) Publishing
9 22 (0.85%) Electronics
9 22 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 21 (0.81%) Legal
11 20 (0.77%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.65%) Front Office
13 13 (0.50%) Billing
14 7 (0.27%) Back Office
15 6 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.12%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.039%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (13.60%) Web Services
2 309 (11.90%) .NET
3 181 (6.97%) Node.js
4 157 (6.05%) LAMP
5 86 (3.31%) ELK Stack
6 72 (2.77%) HTML
7 50 (1.93%) REST
8 44 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
9 43 (1.66%) ASP.NET
10 41 (1.58%) Kafka
10 41 (1.58%) Middleware
11 39 (1.50%) CSS
12 38 (1.46%) AngularJS
13 37 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
14 32 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
15 31 (1.19%) Sensu
16 30 (1.16%) RESTful
17 29 (1.12%) JSON
17 29 (1.12%) Spring
18 26 (1.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 115 (4.43%) Fintech
2 86 (3.31%) Computer Science
3 70 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (2.39%) Public Cloud
5 50 (1.93%) Mobile App
6 45 (1.73%) Data Centre
7 38 (1.46%) PKI
8 31 (1.19%) Visualisation
9 24 (0.92%) Private Cloud
10 23 (0.89%) Hedge funds
11 22 (0.85%) User Experience
12 18 (0.69%) iPad
13 17 (0.65%) Clustering
13 17 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.62%) Management Information System
15 15 (0.58%) Replication
16 14 (0.54%) Equities
16 14 (0.54%) Fixed Income
16 14 (0.54%) Physics
17 13 (0.50%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 1912 (73.65%) Linux
2 607 (23.38%) Windows
3 433 (16.68%) Unix
4 310 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 307 (11.83%) CentOS
6 217 (8.36%) Ubuntu
7 130 (5.01%) Windows Server
8 81 (3.12%) Debian
9 46 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (1.46%) Solaris
11 32 (1.23%) Fedora
12 29 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (0.89%) FreeBSD
14 15 (0.58%) CoreOS
14 15 (0.58%) VMS
15 14 (0.54%) Android
16 12 (0.46%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
18 5 (0.19%) AIX
19 4 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2596 (100.00%) DevOps
2 959 (36.94%) Continuous Integration
3 907 (34.94%) Configuration Management
4 862 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
5 350 (13.48%) Scrum
6 323 (12.44%) Open Source
7 212 (8.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 177 (6.82%) Continuous Deployment
9 165 (6.36%) E-Commerce
10 149 (5.74%) Software Engineering
11 143 (5.51%) Microservices
12 117 (4.51%) High Availability
13 105 (4.04%) DSDM
13 105 (4.04%) ITIL
14 99 (3.81%) Migration
15 92 (3.54%) TDD
16 91 (3.51%) SDLC
17 89 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
18 79 (3.04%) RUP
19 78 (3.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1416 (54.55%) Python
2 878 (33.82%) Bash Shell
3 860 (33.13%) Ruby
4 703 (27.08%) Java
5 475 (18.30%) SQL
6 427 (16.45%) Perl
7 334 (12.87%) PowerShell
8 286 (11.02%) PHP
9 200 (7.70%) JavaScript
10 182 (7.01%) Shell Script
11 157 (6.05%) C#
12 130 (5.01%) Go
13 112 (4.31%) C++
14 98 (3.78%) Groovy
15 96 (3.70%) Scala
16 84 (3.24%) C
17 22 (0.85%) Korn
18 20 (0.77%) Bourne shell
19 14 (0.54%) PL/SQL
20 12 (0.46%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 151 (5.82%) Degree
2 73 (2.81%) AWS Certification
3 33 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.35%) CCNA
5 9 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.15%) RHCE
7 3 (0.12%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.077%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.077%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.039%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.039%) CCA
9 1 (0.039%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (5.24%) QA
2 8 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.19%) GCP
4 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.12%) SLA
6 2 (0.077%) Section 508
7 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.039%) UCITS
System Software
1 818 (31.51%) Docker
2 229 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 138 (5.32%) Xen
4 123 (4.74%) vSphere
5 110 (4.24%) XenServer
6 105 (4.04%) Active Directory
7 44 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
8 39 (1.50%) KVM
9 25 (0.96%) Hyper-V
10 24 (0.92%) LXC
10 24 (0.92%) Varnish
10 24 (0.92%) VirtualBox
11 18 (0.69%) vCloud
12 9 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 8 (0.31%) Apache Flume
13 8 (0.31%) etcd
13 8 (0.31%) OpenSSH
14 7 (0.27%) GlusterFS
14 7 (0.27%) NFS
15 6 (0.23%) flannel
Systems Management
1 1534 (59.09%) Puppet
2 1348 (51.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1167 (44.95%) Ansible
4 287 (11.06%) Terraform
5 247 (9.51%) Kubernetes
6 175 (6.74%) Nagios
7 139 (5.35%) Salt
8 99 (3.81%) Mesos
9 85 (3.27%) Cobbler
10 83 (3.20%) Tivoli
11 60 (2.31%) ZABBIX
12 57 (2.20%) rkt
13 50 (1.93%) Packer
14 49 (1.89%) Graphite
15 45 (1.73%) Kibana
16 38 (1.46%) logstash
17 36 (1.39%) Rancher
18 34 (1.31%) HAProxy
19 31 (1.19%) SELinux
20 28 (1.08%) Consul
Vendors
1 361 (13.91%) Red Hat
2 341 (13.14%) VMware
3 270 (10.40%) Microsoft
4 232 (8.94%) Oracle
5 116 (4.47%) Atlassian
6 103 (3.97%) EnterpriseDB
7 83 (3.20%) Google
8 75 (2.89%) SaltStack
8 75 (2.89%) Splunk
9 71 (2.73%) New Relic
10 49 (1.89%) Rackspace
11 32 (1.23%) ServiceNow
11 32 (1.23%) Trend Micro
12 29 (1.12%) AppDynamics
13 23 (0.89%) Cisco
13 23 (0.89%) Citrix
13 23 (0.89%) Sybase
14 20 (0.77%) IBM
14 20 (0.77%) SAP
15 18 (0.69%) Perforce
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + 12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Flexible environment + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Oakham, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Up to £45,000 (neg) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday