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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux DevOps Engineer
Rank 774 802 869
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 117 87 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.081% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.086% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 113 80 22
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.29% -15.00%

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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Linux DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 29 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 1 October 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 +7 117 £52,500 -4.54% 18
London +7 77 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South East +6 18 £53,750 -2.27% 1
West Yorkshire - 11 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 11 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 11 £40,000 - 1
City of London +5 8 £65,000 +85.71% 4
East Sussex - 7 £49,000 - 1
Brighton - 7 £49,000 - 1
Cambridge - 5 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £50,000 -
East of England - 5 £50,000 -
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey - 3 £37,500 -
Malvern - 3 £50,000 -
Bristol -4 2 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Berkshire -7 2 £57,500 +4.54%
South West -16 2 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Slough - 2 £57,500 -
Windsor - 2 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £50,250 -
Maidenhead - 2 £57,500 -
Rossendale - 1 £37,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £58,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 - 1
North West - 1 £37,500 - 3
Farnborough - 1 £42,500 -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Linux
1 278 (100.00%) DevOps
2 163 (58.63%) Puppet
3 156 (56.12%) Java
4 132 (47.48%) Opscode Chef
5 130 (46.76%) Python
6 122 (43.88%) Apache
7 104 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (36.69%) Bash Shell
9 99 (35.61%) UNIX
10 90 (32.37%) Red Hat
11 88 (31.65%) CentOS
11 88 (31.65%) Jenkins
12 86 (30.94%) MySQL
13 85 (30.58%) Ruby
14 77 (27.70%) Continuous Integration
15 74 (26.62%) Git (software)
16 73 (26.26%) Perl
17 72 (25.90%) PHP
18 69 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
19 66 (23.74%) Windows
20 64 (23.02%) VMware
21 61 (21.94%) Ubuntu
22 58 (20.86%) LAMP
23 55 (19.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 54 (19.42%) ITIL
25 50 (17.99%) Tomcat
26 48 (17.27%) Scrum
26 48 (17.27%) Service Delivery
27 44 (15.83%) Subversion

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 122 (43.88%) Apache
2 50 (17.99%) Tomcat
3 28 (10.07%) nginx
4 26 (9.35%) OpenStack
5 22 (7.91%) Confluence
6 11 (3.96%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.88%) Node.js
8 6 (2.16%) Drupal
9 3 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.72%) IIS
11 1 (0.36%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (2.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (3.24%) GitHub
5 8 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.16%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.80%) SaaS
7 5 (1.80%) IaaS
8 4 (1.44%) PaaS
9 3 (1.08%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.08%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.36%) Joyent
10 1 (0.36%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.63%) Firewall
2 21 (7.55%) DNS
3 20 (7.19%) LDAP
4 17 (6.12%) Internet
4 17 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.68%) LAN
5 13 (4.68%) WAN
6 12 (4.32%) HTTP
7 10 (3.60%) SNMP
7 10 (3.60%) VPN
8 8 (2.88%) DHCP
9 7 (2.52%) SAN
10 6 (2.16%) BIG-IP
11 5 (1.80%) EIGRP
11 5 (1.80%) OSPF
11 5 (1.80%) BGP
11 5 (1.80%) SMTP
12 4 (1.44%) VLAN
13 3 (1.08%) Network Security
13 3 (1.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (30.94%) MySQL
2 27 (9.71%) MongoDB
3 26 (9.35%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.27%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.40%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (5.04%) Hadoop
7 13 (4.68%) HBase
7 13 (4.68%) Redis
8 10 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.52%) Big Data
10 5 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.08%) Impala
12 3 (1.08%) Mahout
12 3 (1.08%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.72%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.36%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.36%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 88 (31.65%) Jenkins
2 74 (26.62%) Git (software)
3 44 (15.83%) Subversion
4 39 (14.03%) Maven
5 34 (12.23%) JIRA
6 31 (11.15%) Hudson
7 15 (5.40%) CruiseControl
8 10 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (3.60%) Ant
9 7 (2.52%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.44%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.72%) dbdeploy
13 1 (0.36%) Trac
General
1 26 (9.35%) Finance
2 21 (7.55%) Games
3 13 (4.68%) Banking
4 11 (3.96%) Marketing
5 8 (2.88%) Publishing
5 8 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.52%) Online Betting
7 5 (1.80%) Advertising
7 5 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.08%) Front Office
8 3 (1.08%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (20.86%) LAMP
2 41 (14.75%) Web Services
3 16 (5.76%) .NET
4 12 (4.32%) HTML
5 11 (3.96%) J2EE
6 10 (3.60%) XML
7 9 (3.24%) CSS
7 9 (3.24%) SOAP
8 8 (2.88%) Middleware
9 5 (1.80%) JSON
10 4 (1.44%) Java EE
10 4 (1.44%) jQuery
10 4 (1.44%) HTML5
11 3 (1.08%) Zend Framework
11 3 (1.08%) Ext JS
11 3 (1.08%) Gearman
11 3 (1.08%) Sphinx
12 2 (0.72%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.72%) Memcached
12 2 (0.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.03%) Open Source
2 10 (3.60%) Digital Media
3 7 (2.52%) Online Games
3 7 (2.52%) Social Media
3 7 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.16%) Clustering
5 4 (1.44%) IPTV
5 4 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.72%) CMDB
7 2 (0.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.36%) DTV
8 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.36%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.36%) Wiki
8 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 278 (100.00%) Linux
2 99 (35.61%) UNIX
3 88 (31.65%) CentOS
4 66 (23.74%) Windows
5 61 (21.94%) Ubuntu
6 55 (19.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.32%) Debian
8 11 (3.96%) Mac OS X
9 10 (3.60%) Fedora
10 9 (3.24%) SUSE
11 7 (2.52%) Solaris
12 5 (1.80%) Android
12 5 (1.80%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.44%) AIX
13 4 (1.44%) HPUX
14 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (100.00%) DevOps
2 104 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (27.70%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (19.42%) ITIL
5 48 (17.27%) Scrum
5 48 (17.27%) Service Delivery
6 43 (15.47%) Release Management
7 42 (15.11%) Configuration Management
7 42 (15.11%) E-Commerce
8 36 (12.95%) Build Automation
9 33 (11.87%) Project Management
9 33 (11.87%) Load Balancing
10 24 (8.63%) Kanban
11 16 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.04%) Mentoring
13 11 (3.96%) Software Engineering
13 11 (3.96%) Web Development
14 10 (3.60%) SOA
14 10 (3.60%) Migration
15 9 (3.24%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 156 (56.12%) Java
2 130 (46.76%) Python
3 102 (36.69%) Bash Shell
4 85 (30.58%) Ruby
5 73 (26.26%) Perl
6 72 (25.90%) PHP
7 22 (7.91%) JavaScript
8 18 (6.47%) Shell Script
9 14 (5.04%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.96%) C
11 9 (3.24%) AWK
11 9 (3.24%) Scala
11 9 (3.24%) sed
12 8 (2.88%) C++
12 8 (2.88%) SQL
13 5 (1.80%) C#
14 4 (1.44%) Groovy
14 4 (1.44%) Clojure
15 3 (1.08%) VBScript
16 1 (0.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 34 (12.23%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (4.32%) CCNA
2 12 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.16%) Degree
4 4 (1.44%) CCNP
5 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.95%) PCI DSS
2 14 (5.04%) SLA
3 8 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 32 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.76%) vCloud
3 15 (5.40%) Samba
4 14 (5.04%) XenServer
5 10 (3.60%) vSphere
5 10 (3.60%) Varnish
6 8 (2.88%) Active Directory
7 7 (2.52%) Docker
8 6 (2.16%) KVM
9 5 (1.80%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.80%) Postfix
10 3 (1.08%) Xen
10 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.36%) zsh
Systems Management
1 163 (58.63%) Puppet
2 132 (47.48%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (15.47%) Nagios
4 21 (7.55%) ZABBIX
5 18 (6.47%) Vagrant
6 16 (5.76%) Ansible
7 15 (5.40%) Zenoss
8 14 (5.04%) Opsview
9 8 (2.88%) Salt
10 7 (2.52%) Capistrano
10 7 (2.52%) HAProxy
11 6 (2.16%) Cobbler
11 6 (2.16%) Icinga
11 6 (2.16%) Munin
12 4 (1.44%) Kibana
12 4 (1.44%) Graylog2
13 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.36%) AppManager
Vendors
1 90 (32.37%) Red Hat
2 64 (23.02%) VMware
3 36 (12.95%) Oracle
4 17 (6.12%) Rackspace
5 15 (5.40%) Perforce
6 11 (3.96%) EMC
6 11 (3.96%) Splunk
7 10 (3.60%) JBoss
8 8 (2.88%) SaltStack
8 8 (2.88%) Cisco
9 6 (2.16%) Sun
9 6 (2.16%) HP
10 5 (1.80%) Citrix
10 5 (1.80%) Akamai
11 4 (1.44%) F5
11 4 (1.44%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.44%) Microsoft
12 3 (1.08%) Hitachi
12 3 (1.08%) NetApp
12 3 (1.08%) Zend
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Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Cheshire
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Salary: £350 - £450 per day
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
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Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus
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