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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux DevOps Engineer
Rank 782 798 876
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 120 78 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.073% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.078% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 108 70 21
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £32,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.00%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 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
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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 +23 120 £52,500 -4.54% 17
London -15 72 £60,000 +9.09% 11
South East -9 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 - 2
Leeds - 15 £40,000 - 2
City of London +2 10 £62,500 +78.57% 4
East Sussex - 8 £49,000 -
Brighton - 7 £49,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £50,000 - 1
Bristol -4 3 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Berkshire -11 3 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South West -26 3 £43,000 +22.85% 1
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey - 3 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £50,000 -
M4 Corridor - 3 £75,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £58,000 -
Malvern - 3 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £57,500 -
Slough - 2 £57,500 - 1
Windsor - 2 £57,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Rossendale - 1 £37,500 - 1
North West - 1 £37,500 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £42,500 -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 283 (100.00%) Linux
1 283 (100.00%) DevOps
2 164 (57.95%) Puppet
3 163 (57.60%) Java
4 131 (46.29%) Apache
5 129 (45.58%) Opscode Chef
6 127 (44.88%) Python
7 107 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (36.75%) UNIX
9 101 (35.69%) Bash Shell
10 93 (32.86%) Red Hat
11 91 (32.16%) CentOS
12 89 (31.45%) Jenkins
13 88 (31.10%) MySQL
14 86 (30.39%) Ruby
15 81 (28.62%) Continuous Integration
16 78 (27.56%) Perl
17 76 (26.86%) Git (software)
18 70 (24.73%) PHP
19 68 (24.03%) Amazon AWS
20 67 (23.67%) VMware
21 64 (22.61%) Ubuntu
21 64 (22.61%) Windows
22 59 (20.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 58 (20.49%) ITIL
24 57 (20.14%) LAMP
25 52 (18.37%) Service Delivery
25 52 (18.37%) Tomcat
26 50 (17.67%) Scrum
27 49 (17.31%) Subversion

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 131 (46.29%) Apache
2 52 (18.37%) Tomcat
3 30 (10.60%) nginx
4 24 (8.48%) OpenStack
5 23 (8.13%) Confluence
6 12 (4.24%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.47%) Drupal
8 6 (2.12%) Node.js
9 4 (1.41%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.71%) IIS
11 1 (0.35%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (24.03%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.47%) GitHub
6 6 (2.12%) SaaS
7 5 (1.77%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.77%) IaaS
8 4 (1.41%) PaaS
9 3 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.71%) Joyent
10 2 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.71%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.89%) Firewall
2 24 (8.48%) DNS
3 22 (7.77%) Internet
4 20 (7.07%) LDAP
4 20 (7.07%) TCP/IP
5 14 (4.95%) HTTP
6 12 (4.24%) LAN
6 12 (4.24%) WAN
7 11 (3.89%) VPN
8 10 (3.53%) SNMP
9 9 (3.18%) DHCP
9 9 (3.18%) SAN
10 6 (2.12%) SMTP
10 6 (2.12%) BIG-IP
11 5 (1.77%) VLAN
11 5 (1.77%) BGP
12 4 (1.41%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.41%) OSPF
13 3 (1.06%) Network Security
13 3 (1.06%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (31.10%) MySQL
2 27 (9.54%) NoSQL
2 27 (9.54%) MongoDB
3 24 (8.48%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.65%) Hadoop
6 15 (5.30%) HBase
7 14 (4.95%) Redis
8 10 (3.53%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.83%) Big Data
10 5 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.77%) Mahout
10 5 (1.77%) Impala
10 5 (1.77%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.71%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.35%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 89 (31.45%) Jenkins
2 76 (26.86%) Git (software)
3 49 (17.31%) Subversion
4 36 (12.72%) Maven
5 34 (12.01%) JIRA
6 31 (10.95%) Hudson
7 16 (5.65%) CruiseControl
8 10 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (3.18%) Ant
10 5 (1.77%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.41%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.41%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.71%) dbdeploy
13 1 (0.35%) Trac
13 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (8.83%) Games
2 22 (7.77%) Finance
3 12 (4.24%) Banking
3 12 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.89%) Online Betting
5 10 (3.53%) Marketing
6 7 (2.47%) Publishing
7 4 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.41%) Advertising
8 3 (1.06%) Retail
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (20.14%) LAMP
2 44 (15.55%) Web Services
3 17 (6.01%) .NET
4 12 (4.24%) XML
5 11 (3.89%) J2EE
6 10 (3.53%) CSS
7 9 (3.18%) SOAP
8 8 (2.83%) HTML
8 8 (2.83%) Middleware
9 6 (2.12%) JSON
10 4 (1.41%) Java EE
10 4 (1.41%) jQuery
11 3 (1.06%) Ext JS
11 3 (1.06%) Sphinx
11 3 (1.06%) Gearman
11 3 (1.06%) Zend Framework
12 2 (0.71%) HTML5
12 2 (0.71%) Memcached
12 2 (0.71%) WSRP
12 2 (0.71%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.49%) Open Source
2 11 (3.89%) Social Media
2 11 (3.89%) Online Games
3 7 (2.47%) Clustering
3 7 (2.47%) Digital Media
3 7 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.41%) IPTV
4 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.35%) DTV
6 1 (0.35%) CMDB
6 1 (0.35%) Wiki
6 1 (0.35%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 283 (100.00%) Linux
2 104 (36.75%) UNIX
3 91 (32.16%) CentOS
4 64 (22.61%) Ubuntu
4 64 (22.61%) Windows
5 59 (20.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (4.24%) Debian
6 12 (4.24%) Mac OS X
7 10 (3.53%) Fedora
8 8 (2.83%) Solaris
8 8 (2.83%) SUSE
9 5 (1.77%) AIX
9 5 (1.77%) Android
9 5 (1.77%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.41%) HPUX
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (100.00%) DevOps
2 107 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (28.62%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (20.49%) ITIL
5 52 (18.37%) Service Delivery
6 50 (17.67%) Scrum
7 48 (16.96%) Release Management
8 46 (16.25%) Configuration Management
9 44 (15.55%) E-Commerce
10 37 (13.07%) Project Management
10 37 (13.07%) Load Balancing
10 37 (13.07%) Build Automation
11 25 (8.83%) Kanban
12 16 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (5.30%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.24%) Software Engineering
15 11 (3.89%) Web Development
15 11 (3.89%) TDD
16 10 (3.53%) SOA
16 10 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 163 (57.60%) Java
2 127 (44.88%) Python
3 101 (35.69%) Bash Shell
4 86 (30.39%) Ruby
5 78 (27.56%) Perl
6 70 (24.73%) PHP
7 23 (8.13%) JavaScript
8 19 (6.71%) Shell Script
9 13 (4.59%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.89%) C
10 11 (3.89%) SQL
11 9 (3.18%) AWK
11 9 (3.18%) sed
12 8 (2.83%) Scala
13 6 (2.12%) C#
13 6 (2.12%) C++
14 4 (1.41%) Groovy
15 3 (1.06%) VBScript
15 3 (1.06%) Clojure
16 1 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 38 (13.43%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (3.89%) CCNA
2 11 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (3.18%) Degree
4 3 (1.06%) CCNP
5 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.13%) PCI DSS
2 14 (4.95%) SLA
3 8 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 33 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.65%) vCloud
3 14 (4.95%) Samba
4 13 (4.59%) XenServer
5 11 (3.89%) Varnish
6 10 (3.53%) vSphere
7 7 (2.47%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.47%) Active Directory
8 6 (2.12%) KVM
9 5 (1.77%) Docker
9 5 (1.77%) Postfix
10 4 (1.41%) Xen
11 3 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.35%) zsh
12 1 (0.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 164 (57.95%) Puppet
2 129 (45.58%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (16.61%) Nagios
4 22 (7.77%) ZABBIX
5 16 (5.65%) Opsview
5 16 (5.65%) Vagrant
6 15 (5.30%) Zenoss
7 13 (4.59%) Ansible
8 10 (3.53%) Capistrano
9 9 (3.18%) Cobbler
10 8 (2.83%) Munin
11 7 (2.47%) HAProxy
11 7 (2.47%) Salt
12 6 (2.12%) Icinga
13 4 (1.41%) Kibana
13 4 (1.41%) Graylog2
14 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 1 (0.35%) AppManager
15 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 93 (32.86%) Red Hat
2 67 (23.67%) VMware
3 38 (13.43%) Oracle
4 19 (6.71%) Rackspace
5 15 (5.30%) Perforce
6 13 (4.59%) Splunk
7 12 (4.24%) EMC
8 10 (3.53%) Cisco
8 10 (3.53%) HP
9 9 (3.18%) JBoss
10 6 (2.12%) Sun
10 6 (2.12%) F5
10 6 (2.12%) SaltStack
11 5 (1.77%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.77%) Microsoft
12 4 (1.41%) Citrix
12 4 (1.41%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.06%) Zend
13 3 (1.06%) Akamai
13 3 (1.06%) New Relic
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
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South East London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Rossendale, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days, training
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Slough
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
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