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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Specialist
UK
Rank 835 916 945
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Specialist 11 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.017% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 11
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £38,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £82,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £57,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +25.00%

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +84 11 £67,500 +17.39% 2
London +74 6 £80,000 +45.45%
Yorkshire +23 2 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Middlesbrough - 2 £35,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
City of London +36 1 £100,000 -16.66%
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £33,500 -
North West - 1 - -

DevOps Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Puppet
3 13 (61.90%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
5 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
6 9 (42.86%) Ansible
7 8 (38.10%) Docker
7 8 (38.10%) Python
8 7 (33.33%) Subversion
9 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (28.57%) Java
9 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) Apache
10 5 (23.81%) JIRA
10 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
11 4 (19.05%) Apache Spark
11 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
11 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
11 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
11 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 4 (19.05%) VMware
11 4 (19.05%) Finance

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 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Spark
3 3 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) nginx
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.76%) Confluence
5 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (4.76%) Bluemix
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 2 (9.52%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.52%) HBase
4 1 (4.76%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) Endeca
4 1 (4.76%) Flink
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (33.33%) Subversion
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
5 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
6 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (9.52%) Ant
7 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (9.52%) Maven
7 2 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (4.76%) FishEye
8 1 (4.76%) FogBugz
8 1 (4.76%) Hudson
8 1 (4.76%) MSBuild
8 1 (4.76%) Redmine
8 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
8 1 (4.76%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Kafka
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.76%) CGI
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.76%) Memcached
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Fintech
1 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
1 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) iPad
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
1 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) Jython
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) VB6
7 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) GCP
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) KVM
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
2 1 (4.76%) Samba
2 1 (4.76%) Squid
2 1 (4.76%) Varnish
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Puppet
2 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (42.86%) Ansible
4 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
5 3 (14.29%) Nagios
6 2 (9.52%) Capistrano
7 1 (4.76%) Cacti
7 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
7 1 (4.76%) Terraform
7 1 (4.76%) WMI
7 1 (4.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) New Relic
3 2 (9.52%) SaltStack
3 2 (9.52%) Splunk
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) ATG
4 1 (4.76%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.76%) Demandware
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) hybris
4 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) WSO2
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Hainton
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 33 days hol, 3.21% pension matched
Posted: 2 days ago