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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux DevOps Engineer
Rank 755 783 853
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 142 107 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.098% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 114 93 32
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Linux DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Linux DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Linux DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +31 139 £50,000 -9.09% 14
London +46 92 £52,500 -4.54% 8
Yorkshire -4 25 £45,000 +63.63% 2
West Yorkshire +7 24 £45,000 - 2
Leeds +15 23 £45,000 - 2
South East +10 18 £47,500 +5.55% 2
City of London +36 11 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Surrey - 8 £47,500 -
Staines - 8 £47,500 -
Reading +7 5 - -
Berkshire -1 5 - -
East Sussex -8 3 £25,000 -
Brighton - 3 £25,000 -
Bristol +2 2 £72,500 +107.14%
South West -14 2 £72,500 +107.14% 1
East of England - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £45,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £22,500 -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 262 (100.00%) DevOps
1 262 (100.00%) Linux
2 187 (71.37%) Puppet
3 149 (56.87%) Opscode Chef
4 141 (53.82%) Python
5 110 (41.98%) Bash Shell
6 108 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (40.46%) Ruby
8 105 (40.08%) Java
9 91 (34.73%) MySQL
10 85 (32.44%) Jenkins
11 79 (30.15%) Apache
12 76 (29.01%) Red Hat
13 74 (28.24%) CentOS
14 73 (27.86%) Perl
14 73 (27.86%) Continuous Integration
15 72 (27.48%) PHP
16 70 (26.72%) UNIX
17 69 (26.34%) Amazon AWS
18 59 (22.52%) Configuration Management
19 57 (21.76%) VMware
19 57 (21.76%) Windows
20 50 (19.08%) LAMP
21 49 (18.70%) Git (software)
22 48 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 48 (18.32%) Ubuntu
23 43 (16.41%) Nagios
24 42 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
25 40 (15.27%) Hudson
25 40 (15.27%) ZABBIX

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 79 (30.15%) Apache
2 36 (13.74%) Tomcat
3 24 (9.16%) OpenStack
4 19 (7.25%) nginx
5 14 (5.34%) JBoss
6 12 (4.58%) Confluence
7 9 (3.44%) IIS
8 5 (1.91%) Drupal
9 4 (1.53%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.15%) Node.js
10 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.38%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.38%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (26.34%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.02%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (4.20%) SaaS
4 10 (3.82%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.91%) IaaS
6 5 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.53%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.76%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Joyent
9 2 (0.76%) Route 53
9 2 (0.76%) GitHub
10 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.21%) Firewall
2 22 (8.40%) TCP/IP
3 20 (7.63%) LDAP
4 17 (6.49%) LAN
4 17 (6.49%) WAN
5 12 (4.58%) DNS
6 11 (4.20%) HTTP
7 10 (3.82%) IPv6
8 9 (3.44%) IPv4
9 7 (2.67%) VPN
10 6 (2.29%) BIG-IP
11 5 (1.91%) VLAN
11 5 (1.91%) SNMP
11 5 (1.91%) OSPF
11 5 (1.91%) BGP
11 5 (1.91%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.53%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (1.15%) Network Security
13 3 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (34.73%) MySQL
2 25 (9.54%) NoSQL
3 21 (8.02%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.82%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.82%) Redis
4 10 (3.82%) Big Data
5 5 (1.91%) HBase
5 5 (1.91%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) BigTable
9 1 (0.38%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (32.44%) Jenkins
2 49 (18.70%) Git (software)
3 40 (15.27%) Maven
3 40 (15.27%) Hudson
4 25 (9.54%) Subversion
5 22 (8.40%) JIRA
6 17 (6.49%) Artifactory
7 15 (5.73%) Ant
8 10 (3.82%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.15%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.15%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.15%) Webistrano
10 3 (1.15%) Gradle
11 2 (0.76%) VisualVM
12 1 (0.38%) Trac
General
1 27 (10.31%) Games
2 18 (6.87%) Finance
3 10 (3.82%) Marketing
4 9 (3.44%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.05%) Publishing
6 6 (2.29%) Banking
7 5 (1.91%) Front Office
8 4 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.15%) Retail
9 3 (1.15%) Advertising
9 3 (1.15%) Law
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.08%) LAMP
2 29 (11.07%) Web Services
3 11 (4.20%) HTML
4 10 (3.82%) CSS
5 9 (3.44%) .NET
5 9 (3.44%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (2.29%) JSON
7 5 (1.91%) XML
7 5 (1.91%) Middleware
8 4 (1.53%) Django
8 4 (1.53%) J2EE
8 4 (1.53%) SOAP
9 3 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.15%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.76%) Java EE
10 2 (0.76%) HTML5
10 2 (0.76%) Memcached
10 2 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.38%) CherryPy
11 1 (0.38%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.83%) Open Source
2 15 (5.73%) Replication
3 12 (4.58%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.91%) Clustering
6 3 (1.15%) IPTV
7 2 (0.76%) CMDB
7 2 (0.76%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.76%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.38%) DTV
8 1 (0.38%) Wiki
8 1 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 262 (100.00%) Linux
2 74 (28.24%) CentOS
3 70 (26.72%) UNIX
4 57 (21.76%) Windows
5 48 (18.32%) Ubuntu
5 48 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.34%) Debian
7 12 (4.58%) Mac OS X
8 9 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.05%) SUSE
10 7 (2.67%) Fedora
11 4 (1.53%) Solaris
12 3 (1.15%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (100.00%) DevOps
2 108 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (27.86%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (22.52%) Configuration Management
5 37 (14.12%) Scrum
6 27 (10.31%) E-Commerce
6 27 (10.31%) Load Balancing
7 24 (9.16%) Service Delivery
8 21 (8.02%) ITIL
9 20 (7.63%) Build Automation
10 18 (6.87%) Kanban
11 14 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (3.82%) Release Management
14 9 (3.44%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.05%) Infrastructure Management
16 7 (2.67%) Migration
17 6 (2.29%) Disaster Recovery
17 6 (2.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (53.82%) Python
2 110 (41.98%) Bash Shell
3 106 (40.46%) Ruby
4 105 (40.08%) Java
5 73 (27.86%) Perl
6 72 (27.48%) PHP
7 37 (14.12%) Shell Script
8 31 (11.83%) SQL
9 15 (5.73%) JavaScript
10 14 (5.34%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.20%) Scala
12 8 (3.05%) C++
12 8 (3.05%) Clojure
13 5 (1.91%) C
14 4 (1.53%) AWK
14 4 (1.53%) sed
15 3 (1.15%) VBScript
16 2 (0.76%) C#
16 2 (0.76%) Groovy
17 1 (0.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (6.11%) CCNA
1 16 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (3.05%) Degree
3 6 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.53%) CCNP
4 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.02%) QA
2 9 (3.44%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.44%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.78%) KVM
3 20 (7.63%) XenServer
4 18 (6.87%) Xen
5 14 (5.34%) Samba
6 10 (3.82%) vCloud
7 8 (3.05%) Docker
7 8 (3.05%) vSphere
8 6 (2.29%) Active Directory
8 6 (2.29%) LXC
9 5 (1.91%) Postfix
10 4 (1.53%) Varnish
11 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 187 (71.37%) Puppet
2 149 (56.87%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (16.41%) Nagios
4 40 (15.27%) ZABBIX
5 27 (10.31%) Ansible
6 20 (7.63%) Vagrant
7 17 (6.49%) Graphite
7 17 (6.49%) Salt
8 13 (4.96%) Cobbler
9 11 (4.20%) Zenoss
10 9 (3.44%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.91%) Capistrano
12 4 (1.53%) logstash
12 4 (1.53%) Opsview
13 3 (1.15%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.76%) collectd
14 2 (0.76%) StatsD
14 2 (0.76%) CFEngine
14 2 (0.76%) NetBackup
15 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 76 (29.01%) Red Hat
2 57 (21.76%) VMware
3 24 (9.16%) Rackspace
4 20 (7.63%) Oracle
5 11 (4.20%) SaltStack
6 10 (3.82%) Perforce
7 7 (2.67%) Sun
8 6 (2.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.29%) Akamai
9 5 (1.91%) Google
9 5 (1.91%) Citrix
10 4 (1.53%) Cisco
11 3 (1.15%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.15%) NetApp
11 3 (1.15%) HP
11 3 (1.15%) EMC
11 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.76%) Splunk
12 2 (0.76%) New Relic
13 1 (0.38%) NetIQ
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Benefits and Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago