The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had DevOps Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Specialist
Rank 907 935 979
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Specialist 11 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.024% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.024% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 9
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -38.88%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DevOps Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DevOps Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DevOps Specialist
Salary Trend

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

DevOps Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

DevOps Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Specialist over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

DevOps Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

DevOps Specialist
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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 +42 11 £60,000 -7.69% 1
South East +36 6 £60,500 +0.83%
Berkshire +12 5 £61,000 +1.66%
London +30 3 £46,000 -29.23%
Maidenhead -5 2 £60,000 -
Colchester - 1 £42,000 -
Banbury - 1 £57,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £42,000 -
Essex - 1 £42,000 -

DevOps Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, DevOps Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (59.26%) Linux
3 15 (55.56%) Python
4 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (37.04%) Ansible
4 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
4 10 (37.04%) Puppet
5 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) MySQL
7 7 (25.93%) Unix
7 7 (25.93%) Vagrant
7 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (22.22%) Docker
8 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (22.22%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) VMware
9 5 (18.52%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
9 5 (18.52%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
10 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
10 4 (14.81%) JBoss
10 4 (14.81%) JIRA
10 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu

DevOps Specialist 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) nginx
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) GitHub
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (25.93%) Vagrant
4 5 (18.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (14.81%) Hudson
5 4 (14.81%) JIRA
5 4 (14.81%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
6 3 (11.11%) Grunt
6 3 (11.11%) Subversion
7 2 (7.41%) Ant
7 2 (7.41%) Selenium
8 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.70%) Codeship
8 1 (3.70%) FishEye
8 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
8 1 (3.70%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (11.11%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.41%) Behat
1 2 (7.41%) boto
1 2 (7.41%) ELK Stack
1 2 (7.41%) Ext JS
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
1 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (7.41%) PHP-FPM
1 2 (7.41%) VCL
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Equities
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Kanban
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Android Development
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) Build Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Coaching
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Varnish
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
1 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (37.04%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) Terraform
3 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.70%) Salt
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
1 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Sencha
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