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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux DevOps Engineer
Rank 740 781 859
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 138 112 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 104 89 26
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +18.66%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Linux DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 26 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 30 January 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 +18 133 £50,000 -9.09% 27
London +17 91 £55,000 -4.34% 13
Yorkshire +4 22 £47,500 - 4
West Yorkshire +7 20 £47,500 - 4
Leeds +11 19 £50,000 - 4
South East -29 15 £47,500 +5.55% 5
City of London +10 10 £57,500 -9.09% 5
Surrey - 8 £47,500 -
Staines - 5 £47,500 -
Reading -2 3 - -
Berkshire -19 3 - -
Bristol -4 2 £72,500 +107.14% 2
South West -18 2 £72,500 +107.14% 2
Hampshire -19 2 £48,750 +8.33% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £30,000 - 2
Guildford - 2 £32,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Farnborough +3 1 £45,000 -5.26% 2
North West -11 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Manchester -13 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £22,500 -
Kent - 1 - -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 267 (100.00%) Linux
1 267 (100.00%) DevOps
2 186 (69.66%) Puppet
3 141 (52.81%) Python
4 140 (52.43%) Opscode Chef
5 106 (39.70%) Ruby
6 103 (38.58%) Bash Shell
7 97 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (34.08%) MySQL
9 86 (32.21%) Perl
10 85 (31.84%) Java
11 81 (30.34%) Jenkins
12 77 (28.84%) PHP
12 77 (28.84%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (27.34%) UNIX
14 71 (26.59%) Red Hat
15 70 (26.22%) Apache
16 69 (25.84%) Configuration Management
16 69 (25.84%) CentOS
17 64 (23.97%) Amazon AWS
18 61 (22.85%) VMware
19 60 (22.47%) Windows
20 48 (17.98%) Ubuntu
21 47 (17.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 45 (16.85%) Nagios
23 44 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
24 40 (14.98%) LAMP
25 38 (14.23%) SQL
25 38 (14.23%) Git (software)
26 37 (13.86%) Maven

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 70 (26.22%) Apache
2 36 (13.48%) Tomcat
3 24 (8.99%) OpenStack
4 20 (7.49%) JBoss
4 20 (7.49%) nginx
5 12 (4.49%) IIS
6 9 (3.37%) Confluence
7 6 (2.25%) Drupal
8 4 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.12%) Node.js
9 3 (1.12%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.75%) WordPress
11 1 (0.37%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 64 (23.97%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.87%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (4.87%) SaaS
4 11 (4.12%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.25%) IaaS
6 6 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.50%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.75%) Heroku
9 2 (0.75%) Engine Yard
9 2 (0.75%) Joyent
9 2 (0.75%) Route 53
9 2 (0.75%) GitHub
10 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.86%) Firewall
2 20 (7.49%) LDAP
3 19 (7.12%) TCP/IP
4 18 (6.74%) DNS
5 15 (5.62%) LAN
5 15 (5.62%) WAN
6 11 (4.12%) IPv6
6 11 (4.12%) VPN
7 10 (3.75%) HTTP
7 10 (3.75%) IPv4
8 7 (2.62%) Internet
9 6 (2.25%) VLAN
9 6 (2.25%) BGP
9 6 (2.25%) OSPF
9 6 (2.25%) EIGRP
10 5 (1.87%) BIG-IP
10 5 (1.87%) Network Security
11 4 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.50%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (34.08%) MySQL
2 23 (8.61%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.49%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.37%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.37%) Redis
5 9 (3.37%) Big Data
5 9 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.37%) BigTable
10 1 (0.37%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.37%) DB2
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 81 (30.34%) Jenkins
2 38 (14.23%) Git (software)
3 37 (13.86%) Maven
4 35 (13.11%) Hudson
5 21 (7.87%) Subversion
6 19 (7.12%) JIRA
7 17 (6.37%) Artifactory
8 16 (5.99%) Ant
9 10 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (3.75%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.50%) Gradle
11 3 (1.12%) VisualVM
11 3 (1.12%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.37%) dbdeploy
12 1 (0.37%) Trac
12 1 (0.37%) Behat
12 1 (0.37%) Webistrano
12 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (12.36%) Finance
2 23 (8.61%) Games
3 11 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.62%) Publishing
5 6 (2.25%) Marketing
5 6 (2.25%) Banking
6 5 (1.87%) Front Office
7 4 (1.50%) Retail
7 4 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.50%) Law
8 3 (1.12%) Advertising
9 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.75%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.98%) LAMP
2 30 (11.24%) Web Services
3 11 (4.12%) .NET
4 10 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (3.00%) CSS
5 8 (3.00%) HTML
6 7 (2.62%) JSON
7 6 (2.25%) XML
8 5 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (1.50%) Django
9 4 (1.50%) Middleware
10 3 (1.12%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.12%) Java EE
11 2 (0.75%) Sphinx
11 2 (0.75%) HTML5
11 2 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.75%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.75%) J2EE
11 2 (0.75%) REST
11 2 (0.75%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.24%) Open Source
2 16 (5.99%) Replication
3 13 (4.87%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.62%) Clustering
6 5 (1.87%) IPTV
7 2 (0.75%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.75%) CMDB
7 2 (0.75%) Wiki
7 2 (0.75%) DTV
7 2 (0.75%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.75%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.75%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.37%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 267 (100.00%) Linux
2 73 (27.34%) UNIX
3 69 (25.84%) CentOS
4 60 (22.47%) Windows
5 48 (17.98%) Ubuntu
6 47 (17.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.87%) Debian
8 10 (3.75%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.37%) Solaris
9 9 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (3.00%) Fedora
11 7 (2.62%) SUSE
12 3 (1.12%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (100.00%) DevOps
2 97 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (28.84%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (25.84%) Configuration Management
5 29 (10.86%) Scrum
6 25 (9.36%) E-Commerce
7 23 (8.61%) Load Balancing
8 19 (7.12%) Service Delivery
9 15 (5.62%) ITIL
9 15 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (5.62%) Build Automation
10 14 (5.24%) Kanban
10 14 (5.24%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (4.49%) Workflow
12 9 (3.37%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (3.00%) Infrastructure Management
14 7 (2.62%) Migration
14 7 (2.62%) Release Management
15 6 (2.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 141 (52.81%) Python
2 106 (39.70%) Ruby
3 103 (38.58%) Bash Shell
4 86 (32.21%) Perl
5 85 (31.84%) Java
6 77 (28.84%) PHP
7 38 (14.23%) SQL
8 37 (13.86%) Shell Script
9 18 (6.74%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.87%) JavaScript
11 10 (3.75%) Scala
12 8 (3.00%) Clojure
13 6 (2.25%) C++
14 3 (1.12%) VBScript
15 2 (0.75%) Korn
15 2 (0.75%) C#
16 1 (0.37%) PHP5
16 1 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (5.24%) CCNA
1 14 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.62%) Degree
3 4 (1.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.50%) CCNP
4 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.87%) QA
2 8 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (8.99%) KVM
3 19 (7.12%) Xen
4 18 (6.74%) XenServer
5 12 (4.49%) Samba
6 10 (3.75%) vSphere
7 8 (3.00%) Docker
8 6 (2.25%) Postfix
8 6 (2.25%) Active Directory
8 6 (2.25%) LXC
9 5 (1.87%) vCloud
10 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.12%) Varnish
11 2 (0.75%) Squid
11 2 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 186 (69.66%) Puppet
2 140 (52.43%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (16.85%) Nagios
4 36 (13.48%) ZABBIX
5 34 (12.73%) Ansible
6 21 (7.87%) Salt
6 21 (7.87%) Vagrant
7 15 (5.62%) Cobbler
8 12 (4.49%) Graphite
9 11 (4.12%) Tivoli
10 6 (2.25%) Zenoss
11 5 (1.87%) logstash
12 4 (1.50%) collectd
13 3 (1.12%) SCOrch
13 3 (1.12%) AppManager
13 3 (1.12%) SCCM
14 2 (0.75%) Capistrano
14 2 (0.75%) BladeLogic
14 2 (0.75%) Control-M
14 2 (0.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (26.59%) Red Hat
2 61 (22.85%) VMware
3 21 (7.87%) Oracle
3 21 (7.87%) Rackspace
4 13 (4.87%) SaltStack
5 8 (3.00%) Akamai
5 8 (3.00%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.62%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.25%) Google
7 6 (2.25%) Sun
8 5 (1.87%) Perforce
8 5 (1.87%) Citrix
9 4 (1.50%) Cisco
10 3 (1.12%) HP
10 3 (1.12%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.12%) NetApp
10 3 (1.12%) NetIQ
10 3 (1.12%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.75%) SAP
12 1 (0.37%) New Relic
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + on Call + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 65000-75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago