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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Specialist
Rank 899 937 942
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Specialist 11 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.026% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.028% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 29
Median salary £71,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £43,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £72,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,250 £50,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
+24.50% -44.44%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

DevOps Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

DevOps Specialist
Top 10 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 28 September 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 +32 10 £68,000 +29.52% 4
Berkshire - 5 £62,250 -
South East - 5 £62,250 -
London +53 4 £80,000 +10.34% 4
City of London +47 1 £95,000 +46.15% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £68,000 -
Slough - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

DevOps Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 29 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (58.62%) Python
3 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
3 14 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (44.83%) Linux
5 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
5 12 (41.38%) Ansible
5 12 (41.38%) Docker
6 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (37.93%) Puppet
6 11 (37.93%) Java
7 10 (34.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (31.03%) Unix
9 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
9 8 (27.59%) Vagrant
9 8 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (24.14%) Hudson
10 7 (24.14%) Apache
10 7 (24.14%) Oracle
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (24.14%) JIRA
11 6 (20.69%) QA
11 6 (20.69%) Subversion
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) Atlassian
12 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
12 5 (17.24%) PHP
12 5 (17.24%) JBoss
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (24.14%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) JBoss
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Spark
4 3 (10.34%) nginx
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (6.90%) Confluence
5 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.45%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (6.90%) Slack
5 1 (3.45%) GitHub
5 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Flink
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
2 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (27.59%) Vagrant
3 7 (24.14%) Hudson
3 7 (24.14%) JIRA
4 6 (20.69%) Subversion
5 4 (13.79%) Maven
6 3 (10.34%) Selenium
7 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.90%) FishEye
8 1 (3.45%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.45%) Codeship
8 1 (3.45%) Grunt
8 1 (3.45%) JUnit
8 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) ELK Stack
1 3 (10.34%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) Behat
2 2 (6.90%) boto
2 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (6.90%) PHP-FPM
2 2 (6.90%) VCL
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Kafka
3 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
3 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (13.79%) Release Management
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) SOA
8 3 (10.34%) Coaching
8 3 (10.34%) Kanban
9 2 (6.90%) BDD
9 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
9 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.90%) SDLC
9 2 (6.90%) Service Design
9 2 (6.90%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Python
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Varnish
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) KVM
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (41.38%) Ansible
3 11 (37.93%) Puppet
4 3 (10.34%) SCCM
4 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
5 2 (6.90%) Terraform
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (3.45%) Salt
6 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Atlassian
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) ATG
4 2 (6.90%) Demandware
4 2 (6.90%) Endeca
4 2 (6.90%) hybris
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 11 hours ago