The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Linux DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Development Operations Engineer
Rank 630 682 787
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +105
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 309 280 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 275 259 151
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +14.11%

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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 28 June 2016 within the UK.

Linux DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +53 305 £60,000 +9.09% 43
London +33 209 £62,500 +8.69% 31
South East +66 59 £57,500 +35.29% 6
City of London +75 33 £60,000 +4.34% 8
Surrey - 20 £57,500 - 3
Berkshire +19 18 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East of England +41 16 £44,000 -20.00% 2
East Sussex +10 15 £60,000 +96.72% 1
Brighton +5 15 £60,000 +96.72% 1
Yorkshire +34 11 £42,500 -12.37% 1
West Yorkshire +21 11 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Staines - 10 £55,500 - 1
Reading +14 8 £55,000 +29.41%
Colchester - 8 £44,000 -
Essex - 8 £44,000 -
Cambridgeshire +9 7 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Cambridge +6 7 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Newbury - 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 £43,250 -
Leeds +21 3 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Hampshire +2 3 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Guildford - 3 £67,500 -
North West +14 2 £48,750 +30.00% 2
Bristol -8 2 £67,500 -10.00% 1
South West -26 2 £67,500 -6.89% 1
South Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £90,000 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Linux DevOps Engineer 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 Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 604 (100.00%) Linux
1 604 (100.00%) DevOps
2 433 (71.69%) Puppet
3 339 (56.13%) Python
4 317 (52.48%) Ansible
5 300 (49.67%) Opscode Chef
6 286 (47.35%) Amazon AWS
7 240 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
8 230 (38.08%) Continuous Integration
9 214 (35.43%) Jenkins
10 212 (35.10%) Ruby
11 203 (33.61%) Configuration Management
12 202 (33.44%) MySQL
13 197 (32.62%) VMware
14 178 (29.47%) Docker
15 177 (29.30%) Bash Shell
16 153 (25.33%) Java
17 148 (24.50%) Git (software)
18 146 (24.17%) Perl
19 145 (24.01%) Apache
20 134 (22.19%) Salt
21 133 (22.02%) Tomcat
22 132 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
23 129 (21.36%) Ubuntu
24 128 (21.19%) Unix
25 126 (20.86%) Red Hat
26 123 (20.36%) CentOS
27 118 (19.54%) LAMP
28 116 (19.21%) Open Source
29 115 (19.04%) Firewall

Linux DevOps Engineer 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
1 145 (24.01%) Apache
2 133 (22.02%) Tomcat
3 59 (9.77%) OpenStack
4 32 (5.30%) nginx
5 31 (5.13%) JBoss
6 27 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (3.15%) IIS
8 17 (2.81%) WebLogic
9 16 (2.65%) CloudStack
9 16 (2.65%) WebSphere
9 16 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (1.99%) Confluence
11 11 (1.82%) Drupal
12 10 (1.66%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.99%) Eucalyptus
14 3 (0.50%) CMS
15 2 (0.33%) uWSGI
16 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
16 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 286 (47.35%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (9.93%) Amazon EC2
3 55 (9.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (7.95%) Amazon S3
5 38 (6.29%) SaaS
6 30 (4.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 24 (3.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 22 (3.64%) IaaS
9 19 (3.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (2.48%) PaaS
11 10 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (1.16%) GitHub
14 6 (0.99%) Route 53
15 2 (0.33%) Sumo Logic
16 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.17%) DigitalOcean
16 1 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
16 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 115 (19.04%) Firewall
2 104 (17.22%) DNS
3 57 (9.44%) SAN
4 30 (4.97%) VoIP
5 24 (3.97%) LDAP
6 23 (3.81%) TCP/IP
7 19 (3.15%) VPN
8 16 (2.65%) VLAN
9 14 (2.32%) LAN
10 9 (1.49%) HTTP
11 8 (1.32%) Network Security
12 4 (0.66%) BGP
12 4 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.66%) SMTP
12 4 (0.66%) SSL
12 4 (0.66%) WAN
13 3 (0.50%) DHCP
13 3 (0.50%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (33.44%) MySQL
2 98 (16.23%) MongoDB
3 38 (6.29%) NoSQL
4 30 (4.97%) Redis
5 25 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
5 25 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (3.64%) Hadoop
7 17 (2.81%) Big Data
8 14 (2.32%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.32%) SQL Server
9 10 (1.66%) CouchDB
9 10 (1.66%) Riak
10 9 (1.49%) DB2
11 8 (1.32%) HBase
12 6 (0.99%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.33%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.33%) Vectorwise
Development Applications
1 214 (35.43%) Jenkins
2 148 (24.50%) Git (software)
3 74 (12.25%) TeamCity
4 62 (10.26%) Vagrant
5 44 (7.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 44 (7.28%) Maven
6 41 (6.79%) Subversion
7 40 (6.62%) JIRA
8 16 (2.65%) Hudson
9 15 (2.48%) Gradle
10 10 (1.66%) Ant
10 10 (1.66%) Travis CI
11 4 (0.66%) CMake
11 4 (0.66%) MSI
11 4 (0.66%) Selenium
11 4 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.50%) FishEye
12 3 (0.50%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 61 (10.10%) Law
2 51 (8.44%) Finance
3 31 (5.13%) Games
4 25 (4.14%) Publishing
5 19 (3.15%) Marketing
6 17 (2.81%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.48%) Banking
8 9 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.32%) Advertising
10 3 (0.50%) Automotive
10 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.50%) Retail
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (19.54%) LAMP
2 66 (10.93%) Web Services
3 31 (5.13%) Node.js
4 24 (3.97%) .NET
5 23 (3.81%) XML
6 20 (3.31%) LEMP Stack
7 15 (2.48%) Middleware
8 13 (2.15%) CSS
9 12 (1.99%) JSON
9 12 (1.99%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (1.49%) REST
10 9 (1.49%) SOAP
11 6 (0.99%) Sensu
12 5 (0.83%) ELK Stack
13 4 (0.66%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.66%) Java EE
13 4 (0.66%) Velocity
14 3 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
14 3 (0.50%) JMS
14 3 (0.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.30%) User Experience
2 18 (2.98%) IPTV
2 18 (2.98%) Over-the-Top Content
3 17 (2.81%) Data Centre
4 15 (2.48%) Clustering
5 14 (2.32%) Fintech
6 10 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (1.49%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.32%) Statistics
9 6 (0.99%) Cloud Native
9 6 (0.99%) e-Learning
9 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (0.99%) Public Cloud
9 6 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.83%) Online Games
10 5 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.66%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.66%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 604 (100.00%) Linux
2 129 (21.36%) Ubuntu
3 128 (21.19%) Unix
4 123 (20.36%) CentOS
5 99 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 72 (11.92%) Windows
7 28 (4.64%) Debian
8 18 (2.98%) Windows Server
9 17 (2.81%) Mac OS X
10 16 (2.65%) Solaris
11 5 (0.83%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.33%) AIX
13 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.17%) SUSE
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (100.00%) DevOps
2 240 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (38.08%) Continuous Integration
4 203 (33.61%) Configuration Management
5 116 (19.21%) Open Source
6 79 (13.08%) High Availability
7 63 (10.43%) Scrum
8 53 (8.77%) E-Commerce
9 47 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
10 46 (7.62%) Load Balancing
11 44 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (6.13%) Security Patching
13 35 (5.79%) Continuous Delivery
14 32 (5.30%) Build Automation
15 30 (4.97%) Microservices
16 28 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
16 28 (4.64%) Mentoring
17 23 (3.81%) Infrastructure Management
17 23 (3.81%) Integration Testing
17 23 (3.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 339 (56.13%) Python
2 212 (35.10%) Ruby
3 177 (29.30%) Bash Shell
4 153 (25.33%) Java
5 146 (24.17%) Perl
6 96 (15.89%) PHP
7 62 (10.26%) SQL
8 45 (7.45%) Shell Script
9 39 (6.46%) JavaScript
10 36 (5.96%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.98%) C++
12 15 (2.48%) C
12 15 (2.48%) C#
13 13 (2.15%) Bourne shell
14 9 (1.49%) Groovy
15 6 (0.99%) Korn
16 5 (0.83%) Go
17 4 (0.66%) Scala
18 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (2.48%) Degree
2 2 (0.33%) CCNA
2 2 (0.33%) CCNP
2 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.17%) RHCA
3 1 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.95%) QA
2 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 178 (29.47%) Docker
2 132 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (10.43%) NFS
4 51 (8.44%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (6.95%) Xen
6 41 (6.79%) KVM
7 25 (4.14%) VirtualBox
8 24 (3.97%) vSphere
9 19 (3.15%) Hyper-V
10 16 (2.65%) XenServer
11 13 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (1.99%) LXC
13 8 (1.32%) Varnish
14 6 (0.99%) Active Directory
14 6 (0.99%) GlusterFS
15 4 (0.66%) etcd
15 4 (0.66%) Samba
16 3 (0.50%) Ceph
16 3 (0.50%) Postfix
16 3 (0.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 433 (71.69%) Puppet
2 317 (52.48%) Ansible
3 300 (49.67%) Opscode Chef
4 134 (22.19%) Salt
5 108 (17.88%) Nagios
6 29 (4.80%) Cobbler
7 25 (4.14%) CFEngine
8 24 (3.97%) Kubernetes
9 23 (3.81%) Terraform
9 23 (3.81%) ZABBIX
10 19 (3.15%) Graphite
11 17 (2.81%) Tivoli
12 8 (1.32%) Cacti
12 8 (1.32%) HAProxy
12 8 (1.32%) yum
13 7 (1.16%) Packer
14 6 (0.99%) Ganglia
14 6 (0.99%) OpenView
14 6 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 6 (0.99%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 197 (32.62%) VMware
2 126 (20.86%) Red Hat
3 76 (12.58%) Cisco
4 50 (8.28%) HP
5 37 (6.13%) Oracle
6 34 (5.63%) Rackspace
7 24 (3.97%) Google
8 18 (2.98%) Microsoft
9 16 (2.65%) EnterpriseDB
10 14 (2.32%) AppDynamics
11 13 (2.15%) F5
11 13 (2.15%) Percona
11 13 (2.15%) Splunk
12 12 (1.99%) IBM
12 12 (1.99%) New Relic
13 11 (1.82%) SaltStack
14 9 (1.49%) Atlassian
15 8 (1.32%) Cloudera
15 8 (1.32%) Hortonworks
15 8 (1.32%) Juniper
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £57,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £57,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits (on-site gym & restaurant, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
iKas International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago