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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 251 382 566
Rank change year-on-year
+131 +184
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1354 870 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 0.79% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.82% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 730 355
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 5 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 5 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 +117 1289 £60,000 +4.34% 210
London +90 845 £65,000 +8.33% 125
City of London +113 176 £70,000 +16.66% 32
South East +72 157 £53,500 - 15
Yorkshire +53 88 £42,500 -12.37% 18
West Yorkshire +43 64 £42,500 -15.00% 13
East of England +37 56 £46,500 +3.33% 15
North West +55 52 £45,000 +16.12% 16
South West -5 50 £45,000 -21.73% 8
Surrey +38 47 £53,500 +1.90% 5
Oxfordshire +37 46 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +41 42 £45,000 +16.12% 12
Leeds +5 36 £43,750 -12.50% 10
Berkshire +7 32 £57,500 -8.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +22 27 £47,500 -13.63% 9
Abingdon - 25 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge +31 24 £48,750 -11.36% 9
East Midlands +37 22 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Somerset +18 21 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Bath +23 20 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Guildford - 20 £55,000 - 4
South Wales +26 19 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Cardiff +20 19 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Wales +20 19 £42,500 +1.19% 2
North Yorkshire +14 17 £42,500 -12.37% 1
West Midlands -16 17 £45,625 -3.94% 7
Scotland -5 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bradford - 14 £35,000 - 1
Newbury - 13 £45,000 -
Staines +22 12 £53,500 +12.63%

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 2311 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1785 (77.24%) Linux
3 1487 (64.34%) Puppet
4 1236 (53.48%) Opscode Chef
5 1078 (46.65%) Amazon AWS
6 1064 (46.04%) Python
7 947 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
8 916 (39.64%) Ansible
9 865 (37.43%) Continuous Integration
10 818 (35.40%) Jenkins
11 777 (33.62%) Ruby
12 755 (32.67%) Configuration Management
13 692 (29.94%) Bash Shell
14 637 (27.56%) Java
15 633 (27.39%) Docker
16 522 (22.59%) Windows
17 503 (21.77%) Git (software)
18 467 (20.21%) VMware
19 437 (18.91%) Unix
20 404 (17.48%) Perl
21 402 (17.40%) MySQL
22 364 (15.75%) PowerShell
23 339 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
24 331 (14.32%) Open Source
25 326 (14.11%) PHP
26 324 (14.02%) SQL
27 321 (13.89%) Red Hat
28 314 (13.59%) Apache
29 310 (13.41%) Web Services
30 297 (12.85%) Continuous Delivery

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
1 314 (13.59%) Apache
2 243 (10.51%) Tomcat
3 213 (9.22%) OpenStack
4 186 (8.05%) IIS
5 145 (6.27%) Node.js
6 122 (5.28%) nginx
7 115 (4.98%) JBoss
8 108 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
9 90 (3.89%) Confluence
10 76 (3.29%) WebLogic
11 75 (3.25%) WebSphere
12 66 (2.86%) CloudStack
13 24 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
14 21 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (0.87%) Apache Solr
15 20 (0.87%) CMS
15 20 (0.87%) SharePoint
16 19 (0.82%) Drupal
17 17 (0.74%) Apache Spark
18 12 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 74 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.48%) HipChat
3 3 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.30%) Magento
3 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.13%) Documaker
5 1 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1078 (46.65%) Amazon AWS
2 255 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 164 (7.10%) Amazon EC2
4 130 (5.63%) SaaS
5 119 (5.15%) Amazon S3
6 108 (4.67%) GitHub
7 95 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 92 (3.98%) IaaS
9 84 (3.63%) PaaS
10 74 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
11 67 (2.90%) Route 53
12 53 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 47 (2.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 46 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 42 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 36 (1.56%) CloudFront
17 26 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
18 25 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 18 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
20 17 (0.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 259 (11.21%) Firewall
2 209 (9.04%) DNS
3 82 (3.55%) HTTP
3 82 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 66 (2.86%) SAN
5 51 (2.21%) Internet
6 50 (2.16%) LDAP
6 50 (2.16%) SSL
7 49 (2.12%) VPN
8 38 (1.64%) VoIP
9 28 (1.21%) LAN
10 20 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 20 (0.87%) Network Security
11 17 (0.74%) DHCP
11 17 (0.74%) Kerberos
12 16 (0.69%) VLAN
13 15 (0.65%) SMTP
13 15 (0.65%) SSH
13 15 (0.65%) WAN
14 12 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (17.40%) MySQL
2 205 (8.87%) MongoDB
3 197 (8.52%) SQL Server
4 162 (7.01%) NoSQL
5 105 (4.54%) PostgreSQL
6 95 (4.11%) Redis
7 94 (4.07%) Big Data
8 92 (3.98%) Hadoop
9 76 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 72 (3.12%) Amazon RDS
11 52 (2.25%) Relational Database
12 20 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 17 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
14 16 (0.69%) HBase
14 16 (0.69%) RDBMS
15 15 (0.65%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.48%) Couchbase
16 11 (0.48%) Riak
Development Applications
1 818 (35.40%) Jenkins
2 503 (21.77%) Git (software)
3 240 (10.39%) TeamCity
4 198 (8.57%) Maven
5 183 (7.92%) Vagrant
6 160 (6.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 156 (6.75%) JIRA
8 110 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 91 (3.94%) Subversion
10 79 (3.42%) Hudson
11 61 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 56 (2.42%) Ant
13 40 (1.73%) Sonatype Nexus
14 34 (1.47%) GitLab
15 32 (1.38%) Selenium
16 30 (1.30%) Bitbucket
17 26 (1.13%) Gradle
18 25 (1.08%) Artifactory
19 23 (1.00%) SonarQube
20 20 (0.87%) Travis CI
General
1 293 (12.68%) Finance
2 117 (5.06%) Law
3 83 (3.59%) Games
4 77 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 68 (2.94%) Marketing
6 48 (2.08%) Publishing
7 40 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.64%) Retail
9 36 (1.56%) Banking
10 21 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.69%) Advertising
12 14 (0.61%) Electronics
13 12 (0.52%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.26%) Legal
16 5 (0.22%) Back Office
16 5 (0.22%) Local Government
17 4 (0.17%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (13.41%) Web Services
2 287 (12.42%) .NET
3 213 (9.22%) LAMP
4 71 (3.07%) Middleware
5 60 (2.60%) ELK Stack
6 50 (2.16%) LEMP Stack
7 43 (1.86%) REST
8 42 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
9 39 (1.69%) CSS
9 39 (1.69%) RESTful
10 36 (1.56%) ASP.NET
10 36 (1.56%) MCollective
11 35 (1.51%) XML
12 33 (1.43%) AngularJS
12 33 (1.43%) Kafka
13 31 (1.34%) ActiveMQ
13 31 (1.34%) HTML
14 30 (1.30%) JSON
14 30 (1.30%) Velocity
15 21 (0.91%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 124 (5.37%) Fintech
2 101 (4.37%) Computer Science
3 81 (3.50%) Data Centre
4 48 (2.08%) User Experience
5 37 (1.60%) Clustering
5 37 (1.60%) Public Cloud
6 33 (1.43%) Private Cloud
7 32 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 21 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 20 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (0.82%) Hedge funds
12 18 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 18 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 18 (0.78%) Online Games
12 18 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
13 16 (0.69%) IPTV
14 14 (0.61%) PKI
15 12 (0.52%) Replication
16 10 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1785 (77.24%) Linux
2 522 (22.59%) Windows
3 437 (18.91%) Unix
4 295 (12.77%) Ubuntu
5 276 (11.94%) CentOS
6 266 (11.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 125 (5.41%) Windows Server
8 91 (3.94%) Debian
9 40 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 36 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (1.17%) Solaris
12 25 (1.08%) Mac OS X
13 20 (0.87%) Android
14 18 (0.78%) CoreOS
15 17 (0.74%) Apple iOS
16 13 (0.56%) FreeBSD
17 11 (0.48%) Mesosphere
18 10 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
19 9 (0.39%) VMS
20 8 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2311 (100.00%) DevOps
2 947 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 865 (37.43%) Continuous Integration
4 755 (32.67%) Configuration Management
5 331 (14.32%) Open Source
6 297 (12.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 262 (11.34%) Scrum
8 237 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 223 (9.65%) E-Commerce
10 196 (8.48%) High Availability
11 105 (4.54%) ITIL
12 99 (4.28%) Build Automation
13 94 (4.07%) Load Balancing
13 94 (4.07%) Microservices
14 91 (3.94%) Continuous Improvement
15 88 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
16 85 (3.68%) TDD
17 84 (3.63%) Software Delivery
18 75 (3.25%) Migration
19 74 (3.20%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1064 (46.04%) Python
2 777 (33.62%) Ruby
3 692 (29.94%) Bash Shell
4 637 (27.56%) Java
5 404 (17.48%) Perl
6 364 (15.75%) PowerShell
7 326 (14.11%) PHP
8 324 (14.02%) SQL
9 174 (7.53%) JavaScript
10 169 (7.31%) Shell Script
11 161 (6.97%) C#
12 84 (3.63%) C++
13 41 (1.77%) Go
14 40 (1.73%) C
15 26 (1.13%) Groovy
15 26 (1.13%) Scala
16 18 (0.78%) Korn
17 12 (0.52%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.48%) Bourne shell
18 11 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 128 (5.54%) Degree
2 44 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.00%) AWS Certification
4 19 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 18 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (0.61%) CCNA
7 11 (0.48%) RHCE
8 6 (0.26%) CCNP
8 6 (0.26%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.26%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.26%) PMP
9 5 (0.22%) CISSP
10 4 (0.17%) ISSAP
10 4 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.087%) CCDE
12 2 (0.087%) CCIE
12 2 (0.087%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.087%) PhD
12 2 (0.087%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (4.89%) QA
2 24 (1.04%) SLA
3 15 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.26%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.17%) DICOM
7 4 (0.17%) HL7
8 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.043%) Section 508
System Software
1 633 (27.39%) Docker
2 339 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (5.02%) Xen
4 99 (4.28%) vSphere
5 79 (3.42%) KVM
6 74 (3.20%) XenServer
7 69 (2.99%) NFS
8 54 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
9 47 (2.03%) Active Directory
10 37 (1.60%) Hyper-V
11 29 (1.25%) Varnish
11 29 (1.25%) VirtualBox
12 22 (0.95%) iptables
13 17 (0.74%) LXC
14 14 (0.61%) Squid
15 13 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 13 (0.56%) Samba
16 11 (0.48%) Postfix
17 10 (0.43%) VMware ESX
18 9 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1487 (64.34%) Puppet
2 1236 (53.48%) Opscode Chef
3 916 (39.64%) Ansible
4 253 (10.95%) Nagios
5 228 (9.87%) Salt
6 134 (5.80%) Kubernetes
7 119 (5.15%) Cobbler
8 109 (4.72%) ZABBIX
9 71 (3.07%) Mesos
9 71 (3.07%) Tivoli
10 70 (3.03%) Terraform
11 65 (2.81%) CFEngine
12 46 (1.99%) Packer
13 41 (1.77%) Graphite
14 30 (1.30%) HAProxy
15 25 (1.08%) Kibana
15 25 (1.08%) logstash
16 24 (1.04%) Icinga
16 24 (1.04%) SCOM
17 22 (0.95%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 467 (20.21%) VMware
2 321 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 240 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 137 (5.93%) Oracle
5 109 (4.72%) Cisco
6 104 (4.50%) Google
7 93 (4.02%) SaltStack
8 71 (3.07%) Rackspace
9 66 (2.86%) AppDynamics
10 65 (2.81%) EnterpriseDB
11 63 (2.73%) Atlassian
12 59 (2.55%) Splunk
13 56 (2.42%) New Relic
14 54 (2.34%) HP
15 37 (1.60%) F5
16 29 (1.25%) Citrix
17 24 (1.04%) Adobe
17 24 (1.04%) Juniper
17 24 (1.04%) Percona
18 19 (0.82%) IBM
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Life, Health, Gym, Bonus (up to 15%)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum gym, pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Insurance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Required IT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
York, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + 20% BONUS + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum 25 Days holiday, shares, private hea
Posted: Yesterday