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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Specialist
Rank 916 912 1000
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Specialist 16 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.033% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.034% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 4
Median salary £51,250 £65,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% -23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -41.17%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

DevOps Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

DevOps Specialist
Top 17 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 24 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 +28 15 £47,500 -26.92% 3
London +12 7 £62,500 -3.84% 2
East Midlands +11 3 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England - 2 £42,000 -
Bradford - 2 £47,500 -
Colchester - 2 £42,000 -
Leicester - 2 £55,000 -
Essex - 2 £42,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +45 1 £57,500 -
Nottingham +7 1 £47,500 -9.52%
Nottinghamshire -2 1 £47,500 -9.52%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1

DevOps Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (69.70%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) MySQL
4 13 (39.39%) Python
5 12 (36.36%) Windows
5 12 (36.36%) Puppet
5 12 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (33.33%) Ansible
6 11 (33.33%) PHP
7 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
7 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (24.24%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 8 (24.24%) VMware
9 7 (21.21%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.18%) IIS
10 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
11 5 (15.15%) nginx
11 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle
11 5 (15.15%) .NET
11 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
11 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
11 5 (15.15%) NoSQL

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 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) nginx
3 4 (12.12%) JBoss
4 3 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) GitHub
3 2 (6.06%) IaaS
3 2 (6.06%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (3.03%) Big Data
7 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.03%) Redis
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.12%) Vagrant
4 3 (9.09%) Grunt
5 2 (6.06%) Ant
5 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.03%) Codeship
6 1 (3.03%) FishEye
6 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.03%) Selenium
6 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Front Office
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) LAMP
4 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.06%) Ext JS
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.03%) Behat
5 1 (3.03%) boto
5 1 (3.03%) Celery
5 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.03%) NumPy
5 1 (3.03%) PHP-FPM
5 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) SQLAlchemy
5 1 (3.03%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Physics
3 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.09%) Unix
6 2 (6.06%) Android
6 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.12%) Release Management
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Android Development
5 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Kanban
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Python
2 11 (33.33%) PHP
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
7 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
7 4 (12.12%) Ruby
8 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 3 (9.09%) Perl
9 2 (6.06%) C#
10 1 (3.03%) C
10 1 (3.03%) C++
10 1 (3.03%) Clojure
10 1 (3.03%) Cython
10 1 (3.03%) Go
10 1 (3.03%) Scala
10 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) RHCA
3 1 (3.03%) RHCE
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (36.36%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) Terraform
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) Salt
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) VMware
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Sencha
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Netezza
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago