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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux DevOps Engineer
Rank 768 808 866
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 122 93 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.086% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.091% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 114 87 23
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.46%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 22 October 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 22 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
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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 +45 122 £52,500 -4.54% 20
London +17 78 £55,000 - 10
South East -7 18 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire -11 15 £40,000 +45.45% 4
West Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 - 4
Leeds - 15 £40,000 - 4
City of London +16 10 £62,500 +78.57% 5
East of England - 6 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge - 6 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £25,000 -
Surrey - 5 £37,500 -
Brighton - 5 £25,000 -
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
Berkshire -13 3 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Malvern - 3 £50,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £57,500 -
Slough - 2 £57,500 -
Staines - 2 £47,500 -
Windsor - 2 £57,500 -
Reading -5 1 - - 1
Bristol -7 1 £45,000 +28.57%
South West -18 1 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North West - 1 £37,500 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £42,500 -
Rossendale - 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 276 (100.00%) Linux
1 276 (100.00%) DevOps
2 173 (62.68%) Puppet
3 149 (53.99%) Java
4 143 (51.81%) Opscode Chef
5 136 (49.28%) Python
6 110 (39.86%) Apache
7 108 (39.13%) Bash Shell
8 106 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (33.33%) UNIX
10 91 (32.97%) Ruby
10 91 (32.97%) Jenkins
11 89 (32.25%) MySQL
12 86 (31.16%) Red Hat
13 84 (30.43%) CentOS
14 81 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
15 74 (26.81%) Amazon AWS
16 73 (26.45%) PHP
17 72 (26.09%) Perl
18 67 (24.28%) Windows
19 66 (23.91%) Git (software)
20 62 (22.46%) VMware
21 61 (22.10%) Ubuntu
22 56 (20.29%) LAMP
23 54 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 48 (17.39%) Tomcat
25 47 (17.03%) Configuration Management
26 45 (16.30%) Nagios
27 44 (15.94%) Scrum
28 43 (15.58%) ITIL

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 110 (39.86%) Apache
2 48 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 27 (9.78%) OpenStack
4 26 (9.42%) nginx
5 23 (8.33%) Confluence
6 13 (4.71%) JBoss
7 9 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.90%) Node.js
9 5 (1.81%) Drupal
10 4 (1.45%) IIS
11 3 (1.09%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.36%) MediaWiki
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.36%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (26.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.99%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.26%) GitHub
5 8 (2.90%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.54%) SaaS
7 6 (2.17%) IaaS
8 4 (1.45%) PaaS
8 4 (1.45%) CloudFront
9 3 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.09%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.72%) Joyent
10 2 (0.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.42%) Firewall
2 22 (7.97%) TCP/IP
3 20 (7.25%) LDAP
3 20 (7.25%) DNS
4 13 (4.71%) LAN
4 13 (4.71%) WAN
5 12 (4.35%) HTTP
6 11 (3.99%) Internet
7 10 (3.62%) SNMP
8 9 (3.26%) VPN
9 6 (2.17%) BIG-IP
9 6 (2.17%) DHCP
10 5 (1.81%) SAN
10 5 (1.81%) EIGRP
10 5 (1.81%) OSPF
10 5 (1.81%) BGP
10 5 (1.81%) VLAN
11 3 (1.09%) SMTP
11 3 (1.09%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (32.25%) MySQL
2 27 (9.78%) NoSQL
3 25 (9.06%) SQL Server
4 23 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 11 (3.99%) HBase
7 11 (3.99%) Redis
8 7 (2.54%) Big Data
8 7 (2.54%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.72%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.36%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.36%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 91 (32.97%) Jenkins
2 66 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 42 (15.22%) Maven
4 37 (13.41%) Subversion
5 36 (13.04%) JIRA
6 33 (11.96%) Hudson
7 14 (5.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (5.07%) CruiseControl
8 10 (3.62%) Ant
8 10 (3.62%) Artifactory
9 7 (2.54%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.45%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.09%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.72%) dbdeploy
12 2 (0.72%) VisualVM
13 1 (0.36%) Trac
General
1 24 (8.70%) Finance
2 18 (6.52%) Games
3 11 (3.99%) Marketing
4 9 (3.26%) Banking
5 8 (2.90%) Publishing
6 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.81%) Advertising
7 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.45%) Retail
9 3 (1.09%) Front Office
9 3 (1.09%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (20.29%) LAMP
2 38 (13.77%) Web Services
3 17 (6.16%) .NET
4 13 (4.71%) HTML
5 11 (3.99%) J2EE
6 10 (3.62%) XML
6 10 (3.62%) CSS
7 9 (3.26%) SOAP
8 7 (2.54%) Middleware
9 5 (1.81%) JSON
10 4 (1.45%) HTML5
10 4 (1.45%) Java EE
11 3 (1.09%) Gearman
11 3 (1.09%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.09%) Sphinx
11 3 (1.09%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.09%) jQuery
11 3 (1.09%) Zend Framework
11 3 (1.09%) Django
11 3 (1.09%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.22%) Open Source
2 10 (3.62%) Digital Media
3 6 (2.17%) Clustering
3 6 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.81%) Replication
5 4 (1.45%) IPTV
5 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.09%) Online Games
6 3 (1.09%) Social Media
7 2 (0.72%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.72%) CMDB
8 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.36%) DTV
8 1 (0.36%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 276 (100.00%) Linux
2 92 (33.33%) UNIX
3 84 (30.43%) CentOS
4 67 (24.28%) Windows
5 61 (22.10%) Ubuntu
6 54 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.71%) Debian
8 10 (3.62%) Fedora
9 9 (3.26%) Mac OS X
10 8 (2.90%) SUSE
11 6 (2.17%) Solaris
12 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.09%) Android
14 2 (0.72%) AIX
14 2 (0.72%) HPUX
14 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (100.00%) DevOps
2 106 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (17.03%) Configuration Management
5 44 (15.94%) Scrum
6 43 (15.58%) ITIL
7 41 (14.86%) Service Delivery
8 39 (14.13%) E-Commerce
9 36 (13.04%) Build Automation
10 35 (12.68%) Load Balancing
11 33 (11.96%) Release Management
12 24 (8.70%) Project Management
12 24 (8.70%) Kanban
13 19 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (5.07%) Mentoring
15 12 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
16 9 (3.26%) Migration
16 9 (3.26%) Web Development
16 9 (3.26%) Software Engineering
16 9 (3.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 149 (53.99%) Java
2 136 (49.28%) Python
3 108 (39.13%) Bash Shell
4 91 (32.97%) Ruby
5 73 (26.45%) PHP
6 72 (26.09%) Perl
7 24 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 22 (7.97%) Shell Script
9 17 (6.16%) SQL
10 13 (4.71%) Scala
11 12 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.26%) sed
12 9 (3.26%) C
12 9 (3.26%) AWK
13 8 (2.90%) C++
14 6 (2.17%) Clojure
15 5 (1.81%) C#
16 4 (1.45%) Groovy
17 3 (1.09%) VBScript
18 1 (0.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (9.06%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (4.35%) CCNA
3 7 (2.54%) Degree
4 4 (1.45%) CCNP
5 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.78%) PCI DSS
2 14 (5.07%) SLA
3 9 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 33 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.16%) XenServer
3 16 (5.80%) vCloud
4 14 (5.07%) Samba
5 11 (3.99%) KVM
5 11 (3.99%) vSphere
6 9 (3.26%) Varnish
7 8 (2.90%) Docker
8 7 (2.54%) Active Directory
8 7 (2.54%) Xen
9 6 (2.17%) LXC
10 5 (1.81%) Postfix
11 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.36%) zsh
Systems Management
1 173 (62.68%) Puppet
2 143 (51.81%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (16.30%) Nagios
4 24 (8.70%) ZABBIX
5 20 (7.25%) Ansible
6 18 (6.52%) Vagrant
7 15 (5.43%) Zenoss
8 12 (4.35%) Opsview
9 10 (3.62%) Salt
10 8 (2.90%) HAProxy
10 8 (2.90%) Cobbler
11 7 (2.54%) Capistrano
12 5 (1.81%) Kibana
13 4 (1.45%) Munin
13 4 (1.45%) Tivoli
13 4 (1.45%) Graylog2
13 4 (1.45%) Icinga
14 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 2 (0.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 86 (31.16%) Red Hat
2 62 (22.46%) VMware
3 35 (12.68%) Oracle
4 20 (7.25%) Rackspace
5 15 (5.43%) Perforce
6 10 (3.62%) SaltStack
7 9 (3.26%) Splunk
7 9 (3.26%) EMC
8 7 (2.54%) Sun
9 6 (2.17%) Akamai
9 6 (2.17%) Cisco
9 6 (2.17%) Microsoft
10 5 (1.81%) Citrix
10 5 (1.81%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.45%) HP
12 3 (1.09%) New Relic
12 3 (1.09%) Hitachi
12 3 (1.09%) NetApp
12 3 (1.09%) Zend
12 3 (1.09%) Google
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