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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 491 684 821
Rank change year-on-year
+193 +137
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 484 196 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 380 159 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 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.62%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 25 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 25 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 +181 476 £55,000 - 62
London +95 331 £57,500 +4.54% 40
South East +28 67 £55,000 +10.00% 7
City of London +5 43 £65,000 +30.00% 7
West Yorkshire +2 38 £40,000 - 5
Leeds -1 38 £41,250 - 5
Yorkshire -5 38 £40,000 - 5
Surrey +8 20 £57,500 +15.00% 3
East Sussex - 19 £43,750 - 1
East of England +11 16 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South West -2 14 £47,500 +35.71%
Cambridgeshire - 14 £47,500 - 1
Brighton - 14 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 12 £90,000 - 2
Cambridge - 11 £42,500 -
Oxford - 10 £90,000 -
Bristol +5 9 £46,250 +32.14%
Hampshire +10 7 £57,000 -8.80%
North West +4 6 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Berkshire -3 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Basingstoke - 5 £58,000 -
Scotland - 5 £40,000 - 3
Staines +18 4 - -
Uxbridge - 4 £50,000 -
Windsor - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £39,250 -
Birmingham - 4 £65,000 - 2
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £65,000 - 4
Chester - 3 £26,000 -

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 869 (100.00%) DevOps
2 657 (75.60%) Linux
3 484 (55.70%) Puppet
4 426 (49.02%) Opscode Chef
5 388 (44.65%) Java
6 356 (40.97%) Python
7 294 (33.83%) Ruby
8 281 (32.34%) Continuous Integration
9 266 (30.61%) MySQL
10 260 (29.92%) Jenkins
11 252 (29.00%) Apache
12 221 (25.43%) Amazon AWS
13 216 (24.86%) Windows
14 215 (24.74%) Bash Shell
15 214 (24.63%) Git (software)
16 206 (23.71%) Perl
17 203 (23.36%) UNIX
18 192 (22.09%) Web Services
18 192 (22.09%) Nagios
19 186 (21.40%) PHP
20 180 (20.71%) Open Source
21 178 (20.48%) Red Hat
22 175 (20.14%) Configuration Management
23 155 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
24 145 (16.69%) .NET
25 141 (16.23%) Subversion
26 139 (16.00%) E-Commerce
27 136 (15.65%) CentOS
28 125 (14.38%) Ubuntu
28 125 (14.38%) Scrum

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 252 (29.00%) Apache
2 114 (13.12%) Tomcat
3 104 (11.97%) IIS
4 86 (9.90%) nginx
5 58 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 54 (6.21%) Node.js
7 43 (4.95%) Confluence
8 21 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (2.19%) Apache Solr
10 17 (1.96%) WebLogic
11 16 (1.84%) Drupal
12 9 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (0.92%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.81%) Jetty
14 7 (0.81%) Alfresco
15 6 (0.69%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.69%) Lightstreamer
16 5 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 221 (25.43%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (9.21%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (4.03%) SaaS
5 27 (3.11%) GitHub
6 24 (2.76%) Amazon S3
7 20 (2.30%) IaaS
7 20 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (2.07%) PaaS
9 13 (1.50%) Rackspace Cloud
10 11 (1.27%) Joyent
11 7 (0.81%) Route 53
11 7 (0.81%) Heroku
12 6 (0.69%) CloudFront
12 6 (0.69%) ElastiCache
13 5 (0.58%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.23%) Office 365
15 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.12%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 93 (10.70%) DNS
2 72 (8.29%) Internet
3 71 (8.17%) Firewall
4 55 (6.33%) TCP/IP
5 46 (5.29%) HTTP
6 32 (3.68%) VPN
6 32 (3.68%) SSL
7 31 (3.57%) LDAP
8 28 (3.22%) SAN
9 26 (2.99%) DHCP
10 19 (2.19%) WAN
10 19 (2.19%) SNMP
11 18 (2.07%) LAN
12 17 (1.96%) SMTP
13 15 (1.73%) VLAN
14 14 (1.61%) Network Security
15 13 (1.50%) BIG-IP
16 10 (1.15%) NAS
17 8 (0.92%) iSCSI
17 8 (0.92%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (30.61%) MySQL
2 119 (13.69%) MongoDB
2 119 (13.69%) NoSQL
3 78 (8.98%) Redis
4 76 (8.75%) SQL Server
5 69 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
6 66 (7.59%) Hadoop
7 55 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 47 (5.41%) Big Data
9 43 (4.95%) Relational Database
10 31 (3.57%) HBase
11 18 (2.07%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.27%) CouchDB
15 11 (1.27%) Riak
16 10 (1.15%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 260 (29.92%) Jenkins
2 214 (24.63%) Git (software)
3 141 (16.23%) Subversion
4 112 (12.89%) JIRA
5 103 (11.85%) Maven
6 98 (11.28%) Hudson
7 58 (6.67%) Ant
8 55 (6.33%) TeamCity
9 33 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 21 (2.42%) CruiseControl
11 21 (2.42%) Artifactory
12 14 (1.61%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.50%) SpecFlow
14 12 (1.38%) Mercurial
14 12 (1.38%) Eclipse
15 11 (1.27%) MSBuild
16 10 (1.15%) Log4Net
17 9 (1.04%) Selenium
18 8 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (10.24%) Finance
2 56 (6.44%) Games
3 26 (2.99%) Banking
3 26 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.76%) Marketing
5 17 (1.96%) Online Betting
6 16 (1.84%) Advertising
7 14 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.27%) Back Office
8 11 (1.27%) Retail
9 9 (1.04%) Publishing
10 5 (0.58%) 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 (22.09%) Web Services
2 145 (16.69%) .NET
3 109 (12.54%) LAMP
4 34 (3.91%) CSS
5 31 (3.57%) XML
6 28 (3.22%) Ruby on Rails
7 24 (2.76%) RabbitMQ
8 21 (2.42%) ASP.NET
9 20 (2.30%) J2EE
9 20 (2.30%) Java EE
10 18 (2.07%) HTML
11 17 (1.96%) JSON
12 15 (1.73%) SOAP
12 15 (1.73%) MSMQ
12 15 (1.73%) Sensu
13 14 (1.61%) Memcached
13 14 (1.61%) WCF
13 14 (1.61%) Middleware
14 12 (1.38%) .NET Framework
14 12 (1.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 180 (20.71%) Open Source
2 51 (5.87%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.11%) Social Media
4 25 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.30%) Online Games
6 15 (1.73%) Replication
6 15 (1.73%) Clustering
7 9 (1.04%) IPTV
8 8 (0.92%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.81%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.35%) Mobile Games
11 3 (0.35%) Social Gaming
11 3 (0.35%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (0.35%) Firmware
11 3 (0.35%) 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
1 657 (75.60%) Linux
2 216 (24.86%) Windows
3 203 (23.36%) UNIX
4 136 (15.65%) CentOS
5 125 (14.38%) Ubuntu
6 120 (13.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 58 (6.67%) Debian
8 25 (2.88%) Mac OS X
9 17 (1.96%) Solaris
10 15 (1.73%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.61%) Android
12 11 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.92%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.92%) Fedora
13 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.58%) AIX
16 4 (0.46%) HPUX
17 3 (0.35%) Gentoo
18 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 869 (100.00%) DevOps
2 281 (32.34%) Continuous Integration
3 175 (20.14%) Configuration Management
4 155 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 125 (14.38%) Scrum
7 100 (11.51%) ITIL
8 97 (11.16%) Release Management
9 88 (10.13%) Service Delivery
10 75 (8.63%) Load Balancing
11 63 (7.25%) Project Management
12 56 (6.44%) Build Automation
13 55 (6.33%) Software Engineering
14 41 (4.72%) TDD
15 36 (4.14%) Kanban
16 33 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
17 31 (3.57%) OO
17 31 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (3.22%) Low Latency
19 27 (3.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 388 (44.65%) Java
2 356 (40.97%) Python
3 294 (33.83%) Ruby
4 215 (24.74%) Bash Shell
5 206 (23.71%) Perl
6 186 (21.40%) PHP
7 123 (14.15%) SQL
8 93 (10.70%) PowerShell
9 91 (10.47%) JavaScript
10 76 (8.75%) C#
11 64 (7.36%) Shell Script
12 35 (4.03%) C
13 23 (2.65%) C++
14 16 (1.84%) Scala
15 15 (1.73%) VB
16 11 (1.27%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.27%) Groovy
17 9 (1.04%) AWK
17 9 (1.04%) sed
18 8 (0.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 70 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
2 61 (7.02%) Degree
3 10 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.92%) RHCE
5 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.69%) CCNA
6 6 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.46%) MCP
7 4 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.23%) MCSA
8 2 (0.23%) PhD
8 2 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.12%) MCITP
9 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.25%) PCI DSS
2 39 (4.49%) QA
3 15 (1.73%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 52 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (4.14%) Varnish
3 33 (3.80%) KVM
4 27 (3.11%) Active Directory
5 24 (2.76%) NFS
6 18 (2.07%) Xen
7 17 (1.96%) VMware ESX
8 16 (1.84%) vCloud
9 12 (1.38%) VirtualBox
10 11 (1.27%) vSphere
11 10 (1.15%) Postfix
12 9 (1.04%) XenServer
13 7 (0.81%) Docker
14 4 (0.46%) FreeRADIUS
15 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
15 3 (0.35%) Samba
15 3 (0.35%) zsh
16 2 (0.23%) HDFS
17 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 484 (55.70%) Puppet
2 426 (49.02%) Opscode Chef
3 192 (22.09%) Nagios
4 101 (11.62%) ZABBIX
5 60 (6.90%) Vagrant
5 60 (6.90%) Salt
6 45 (5.18%) Ansible
7 39 (4.49%) logstash
8 38 (4.37%) HAProxy
9 31 (3.57%) Opsview
9 31 (3.57%) Zenoss
10 29 (3.34%) Capistrano
11 24 (2.76%) Cacti
12 21 (2.42%) Munin
13 18 (2.07%) Ganglia
14 17 (1.96%) StatsD
15 16 (1.84%) Cobbler
15 16 (1.84%) collectd
16 11 (1.27%) Graylog2
16 11 (1.27%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 178 (20.48%) Red Hat
2 119 (13.69%) VMware
3 85 (9.78%) Oracle
4 73 (8.40%) Rackspace
5 59 (6.79%) Microsoft
6 31 (3.57%) JBoss
7 28 (3.22%) SaltStack
8 23 (2.65%) Splunk
9 22 (2.53%) Google
10 19 (2.19%) Perforce
11 17 (1.96%) Cisco
11 17 (1.96%) EMC
12 14 (1.61%) HP
12 14 (1.61%) New Relic
12 14 (1.61%) F5
13 9 (1.04%) Adobe
13 9 (1.04%) CA
14 8 (0.92%) TIBCO
14 8 (0.92%) Percona
15 7 (0.81%) Cloudera
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + flexible benefits package and cash
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Not On The High Street Enterprises Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camden, London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 2 days ago