The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Specialist
Rank 878 870 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Specialist 24 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.006% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.006% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 0
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DevOps Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

DevOps Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

DevOps Specialist
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -1 24 £65,000 +44.44% 2
South East - 9 £90,000 -
Oxford - 9 £90,000 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £90,000 -
London -22 8 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Leeds -26 6 £55,000 +22.22%
West Yorkshire -31 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire -31 6 £55,000 +22.22%
North West - 1 £40,000 -
Warrington - 1 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -

DevOps Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited DevOps Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 26 (81.25%) Puppet
2 26 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (68.75%) Node.js
5 21 (65.63%) Open Source
6 19 (59.38%) Web Services
7 17 (53.13%) GitHub
7 17 (53.13%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (46.88%) Linux
9 10 (31.25%) Python
9 10 (31.25%) Ruby
10 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (25.00%) Windows
11 8 (25.00%) MySQL
12 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
12 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle
13 6 (18.75%) JBoss
13 6 (18.75%) PHP
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 5 (15.63%) LAMP
14 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
14 5 (15.63%) nginx
14 5 (15.63%) CruiseControl
14 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
14 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
15 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell

DevOps Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited DevOps Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (68.75%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 24 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (53.13%) GitHub
2 17 (53.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) CruiseControl
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) YAML
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) AIX
3 3 (9.38%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) Release Management
4 2 (6.25%) RUP
4 2 (6.25%) DSDM
4 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) Ruby
3 6 (18.75%) PHP
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.38%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) Korn
6 2 (6.25%) Groovy
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) C++
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.38%) NFS
3 2 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (81.25%) Puppet
1 26 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.13%) OpenView
3 1 (3.13%) Control-M
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) JBoss
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas
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