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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux DevOps Engineer
Rank 651 752 840
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 234 155 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.13% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 216 102 44
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +21.42%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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%

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 22 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +113 233 £55,000 - 39
London +87 154 £57,500 +4.54% 25
South West +21 35 £67,500 +63.63% 2
Bristol +20 26 £75,000 +76.47% 2
South East +21 21 £30,500 -43.25% 5
City of London +33 10 £57,500 -17.85% 11
East Sussex - 10 £30,500 - 2
Brighton - 10 £30,500 - 1
Yorkshire -5 7 £48,500 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £47,500 -
East of England +8 6 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Warwickshire - 6 £47,500 -
Warwick - 6 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £48,500 -
York - 4 £48,500 -
Cambridge +22 3 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £55,000 +29.41% 4
West Yorkshire +3 3 £42,500 - 1
North West +2 3 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Leeds -4 3 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
Devon - 3 £55,000 -
Reading - 3 £27,500 - 1
Manchester +18 2 £36,250 +6.61% 1
Oxfordshire +17 2 £47,500 -20.83%
Oxford +9 2 £47,500 -20.83%
Wiltshire -4 2 £52,500 +31.25%

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 390 (100.00%) Linux
1 390 (100.00%) DevOps
2 279 (71.54%) Puppet
3 218 (55.90%) Opscode Chef
4 204 (52.31%) Python
5 152 (38.97%) Bash Shell
6 151 (38.72%) Jenkins
7 143 (36.67%) Ruby
8 137 (35.13%) Continuous Integration
8 137 (35.13%) Amazon AWS
9 136 (34.87%) Perl
10 135 (34.62%) Apache
11 134 (34.36%) MySQL
12 133 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
13 125 (32.05%) Java
14 113 (28.97%) Ansible
15 111 (28.46%) UNIX
16 109 (27.95%) PHP
17 107 (27.44%) Configuration Management
18 106 (27.18%) nginx
19 97 (24.87%) Nagios
20 92 (23.59%) Git (software)
21 85 (21.79%) VMware
22 76 (19.49%) CentOS
23 72 (18.46%) Red Hat
23 72 (18.46%) Salt
24 70 (17.95%) Windows
25 66 (16.92%) LAMP
26 63 (16.15%) Ubuntu
27 57 (14.62%) OpenStack

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 135 (34.62%) Apache
2 106 (27.18%) nginx
3 57 (14.62%) OpenStack
4 44 (11.28%) Tomcat
5 22 (5.64%) JBoss
6 20 (5.13%) IIS
7 17 (4.36%) Confluence
8 12 (3.08%) MediaWiki
9 10 (2.56%) Moodle
10 7 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.28%) Node.js
12 4 (1.03%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.77%) Drupal
13 3 (0.77%) Jetty
13 3 (0.77%) CMS
14 2 (0.51%) Mule
14 2 (0.51%) WordPress
14 2 (0.51%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 137 (35.13%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (5.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (2.82%) Amazon S3
5 10 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.79%) SaaS
7 6 (1.54%) Heroku
7 6 (1.54%) Engine Yard
8 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.03%) PaaS
8 4 (1.03%) Route 53
8 4 (1.03%) Datadog
9 3 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.77%) GitHub
10 2 (0.51%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.51%) IaaS
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.08%) Firewall
2 41 (10.51%) LAN
2 41 (10.51%) WAN
3 35 (8.97%) LDAP
3 35 (8.97%) DNS
4 31 (7.95%) VPN
5 29 (7.44%) TCP/IP
6 21 (5.38%) HTTP
7 20 (5.13%) IPv6
8 17 (4.36%) Network Security
9 14 (3.59%) IPsec
9 14 (3.59%) OSPF
9 14 (3.59%) EIGRP
9 14 (3.59%) BGP
10 12 (3.08%) Internet
11 10 (2.56%) SSL
12 9 (2.31%) VLAN
13 8 (2.05%) IPv4
14 4 (1.03%) SNMP
14 4 (1.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (34.36%) MySQL
2 38 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (9.49%) MongoDB
4 32 (8.21%) NoSQL
4 32 (8.21%) Relational Database
5 23 (5.90%) SQL Server
6 19 (4.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (4.10%) Redis
8 13 (3.33%) Big Data
9 11 (2.82%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.31%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.54%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.54%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.28%) HBase
13 3 (0.77%) OpenTSDB
14 2 (0.51%) Voldemort
14 2 (0.51%) Presto
15 1 (0.26%) BigTable
15 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 151 (38.72%) Jenkins
2 92 (23.59%) Git (software)
3 55 (14.10%) Hudson
3 55 (14.10%) Subversion
4 27 (6.92%) Maven
5 23 (5.90%) TeamCity
6 22 (5.64%) JIRA
7 15 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.54%) Ant
9 5 (1.28%) Behat
9 5 (1.28%) Gradle
9 5 (1.28%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.77%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.51%) CMake
12 1 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.26%) dbdeploy
12 1 (0.26%) Trac
12 1 (0.26%) VisualVM
12 1 (0.26%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 47 (12.05%) Finance
2 22 (5.64%) Games
3 18 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.33%) Law
5 11 (2.82%) Retail
6 7 (1.79%) Marketing
7 6 (1.54%) Electronics
7 6 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.28%) Legal
9 4 (1.03%) Publishing
10 3 (0.77%) Banking
10 3 (0.77%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (16.92%) LAMP
2 55 (14.10%) Web Services
3 18 (4.62%) .NET
4 13 (3.33%) Servlets
5 12 (3.08%) REST
6 11 (2.82%) J2EE
7 10 (2.56%) OAuth
8 9 (2.31%) Laravel
9 7 (1.79%) JSON
9 7 (1.79%) XML
9 7 (1.79%) CSS
10 6 (1.54%) Apache Flex
10 6 (1.54%) Memcached
10 6 (1.54%) MCollective
11 4 (1.03%) SOAP
11 4 (1.03%) Java EE
11 4 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.77%) CodeIgniter
12 3 (0.77%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.15%) Open Source
2 15 (3.85%) E-Learning
2 15 (3.85%) Wiki
3 12 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.56%) Replication
4 10 (2.56%) Learning Management System
5 8 (2.05%) Clustering
6 6 (1.54%) DTV
6 6 (1.54%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.54%) IPTV
6 6 (1.54%) Video on Demand
6 6 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
6 6 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (1.54%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.03%) Online Games
8 4 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 390 (100.00%) Linux
2 111 (28.46%) UNIX
3 76 (19.49%) CentOS
4 70 (17.95%) Windows
5 63 (16.15%) Ubuntu
6 55 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (7.44%) Debian
8 18 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (4.36%) Solaris
10 11 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (2.31%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.79%) Amazon Linux
12 7 (1.79%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.77%) Fedora
13 3 (0.77%) Android
14 2 (0.51%) SUSE
14 2 (0.51%) Scientific Linux
15 1 (0.26%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (100.00%) DevOps
2 137 (35.13%) Continuous Integration
3 133 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (27.44%) Configuration Management
5 39 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 28 (7.18%) E-Commerce
7 25 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
8 22 (5.64%) Scrum
9 19 (4.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (4.10%) Workflow
10 16 (4.10%) Load Balancing
10 16 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (3.85%) Automated Testing
11 15 (3.85%) TDD
11 15 (3.85%) Unit Testing
11 15 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (3.33%) High Availability
13 12 (3.08%) Data Modelling
13 12 (3.08%) Database Theory
13 12 (3.08%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 204 (52.31%) Python
2 152 (38.97%) Bash Shell
3 143 (36.67%) Ruby
4 136 (34.87%) Perl
5 125 (32.05%) Java
6 109 (27.95%) PHP
7 54 (13.85%) SQL
8 36 (9.23%) Shell Script
9 29 (7.44%) PowerShell
10 16 (4.10%) JavaScript
11 15 (3.85%) C++
12 12 (3.08%) Scala
13 9 (2.31%) C#
14 8 (2.05%) C
15 7 (1.79%) Korn
16 6 (1.54%) AWK
16 6 (1.54%) Go
17 4 (1.03%) sed
18 2 (0.51%) Fortran
18 2 (0.51%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 29 (7.44%) CCNA
1 29 (7.44%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.26%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.26%) LPIC
3 1 (0.26%) RHCE
3 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.38%) QA
2 8 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (7.69%) Docker
3 20 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.87%) Samba
5 18 (4.62%) Xen
6 17 (4.36%) iptables
7 16 (4.10%) Postfix
8 15 (3.85%) KVM
9 14 (3.59%) XenServer
9 14 (3.59%) Varnish
10 7 (1.79%) LXC
10 7 (1.79%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.28%) vSphere
12 4 (1.03%) Squid
13 3 (0.77%) NFS
14 2 (0.51%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.51%) QEMU
14 2 (0.51%) Ceph
15 1 (0.26%) Gluster
15 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 279 (71.54%) Puppet
2 218 (55.90%) Opscode Chef
3 113 (28.97%) Ansible
4 97 (24.87%) Nagios
5 72 (18.46%) Salt
6 52 (13.33%) ZABBIX
7 46 (11.79%) Vagrant
8 16 (4.10%) Capistrano
9 12 (3.08%) Cobbler
10 10 (2.56%) Graphite
11 9 (2.31%) Cacti
12 7 (1.79%) collectd
12 7 (1.79%) Tivoli
13 6 (1.54%) Unicenter
13 6 (1.54%) CFEngine
14 4 (1.03%) BladeLogic
14 4 (1.03%) yum
14 4 (1.03%) StatsD
14 4 (1.03%) Opsview
14 4 (1.03%) logstash
Vendors
1 85 (21.79%) VMware
2 72 (18.46%) Red Hat
3 34 (8.72%) Oracle
4 31 (7.95%) Rackspace
5 20 (5.13%) SaltStack
6 12 (3.08%) Citrix
6 12 (3.08%) Google
7 11 (2.82%) Microsoft
8 10 (2.56%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.79%) Akamai
10 6 (1.54%) SAP
11 5 (1.28%) Yahoo!
11 5 (1.28%) Cisco
12 4 (1.03%) Apple
12 4 (1.03%) hybris
13 3 (0.77%) New Relic
13 3 (0.77%) SolarWinds
13 3 (0.77%) Juniper
14 2 (0.51%) Sybase
14 2 (0.51%) NetApp
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + GREAT BASE + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago