The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Linux DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Development Operations Engineer
Rank 630 681 805
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +124
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 288 277 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 271 249 148
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 27 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +61 281 £60,000 +4.34% 51
London +50 180 £65,000 +13.04% 26
South East +34 65 £57,500 - 8
City of London +71 34 £62,500 -10.71% 10
Berkshire +11 21 £57,500 - 2
Reading +2 17 £57,500 +4.54% 1
East Sussex +21 16 £47,500 +55.73% 2
Surrey +39 14 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Hampshire +8 14 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Brighton +14 13 £47,500 +55.73% 1
East of England +21 9 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridge +9 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Fareham 0 8 £46,250 -7.50%
Yorkshire +36 7 £40,000 -15.78% 7
West Yorkshire +23 6 £40,000 -15.78% 4
North West +11 6 £45,000 +16.12% 7
West Midlands -10 6 £55,000 -8.33% 2
East Midlands - 6 £40,750 -
Basingstoke - 6 £80,000 - 1
Manchester +5 5 £46,250 +23.33% 7
Northamptonshire - 5 £45,000 -
Leeds +29 4 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Staines +25 4 £57,500 +4.54%
Woking - 4 £47,500 -
Birmingham -21 3 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Shropshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Northampton - 3 - -
Telford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Guildford - 2 £63,750 -

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Linux DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 630 (100.00%) Linux
1 630 (100.00%) DevOps
2 457 (72.54%) Puppet
3 353 (56.03%) Python
4 323 (51.27%) Opscode Chef
5 314 (49.84%) Ansible
5 314 (49.84%) Amazon AWS
6 229 (36.35%) Ruby
7 225 (35.71%) Bash Shell
8 212 (33.65%) Jenkins
9 206 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
10 198 (31.43%) Configuration Management
11 196 (31.11%) VMware
12 192 (30.48%) Continuous Integration
12 192 (30.48%) MySQL
13 179 (28.41%) Perl
14 174 (27.62%) Docker
15 160 (25.40%) Apache
16 157 (24.92%) Java
17 129 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
18 127 (20.16%) Git (software)
19 122 (19.37%) Ubuntu
20 121 (19.21%) Unix
20 121 (19.21%) Tomcat
21 118 (18.73%) Red Hat
22 116 (18.41%) CentOS
23 111 (17.62%) PHP
24 110 (17.46%) Open Source
25 108 (17.14%) LAMP
26 107 (16.98%) Salt

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 160 (25.40%) Apache
2 121 (19.21%) Tomcat
3 47 (7.46%) OpenStack
4 38 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
5 35 (5.56%) nginx
6 30 (4.76%) JBoss
7 21 (3.33%) IIS
8 18 (2.86%) Drupal
9 15 (2.38%) Confluence
10 14 (2.22%) WebSphere
11 13 (2.06%) Eucalyptus
11 13 (2.06%) WebLogic
12 11 (1.75%) CloudStack
12 11 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (1.59%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.79%) CMS
15 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
16 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.16%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 314 (49.84%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
4 51 (8.10%) SaaS
5 37 (5.87%) Amazon S3
6 30 (4.76%) IaaS
7 19 (3.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 18 (2.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 14 (2.22%) PaaS
10 12 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.95%) GitHub
13 6 (0.95%) Route 53
14 3 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
15 2 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.32%) DigitalOcean
15 2 (0.32%) Slack
16 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 85 (13.49%) Firewall
2 75 (11.90%) DNS
3 46 (7.30%) SAN
4 22 (3.49%) VoIP
5 19 (3.02%) LDAP
6 16 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.54%) VPN
7 12 (1.90%) VLAN
8 10 (1.59%) LAN
9 9 (1.43%) Wireshark
10 8 (1.27%) HTTP
11 7 (1.11%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.79%) Network Security
13 4 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (0.48%) Internet
14 3 (0.48%) SMTP
14 3 (0.48%) SSL
15 2 (0.32%) BGP
15 2 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (0.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (30.48%) MySQL
2 89 (14.13%) MongoDB
3 27 (4.29%) Redis
4 25 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 24 (3.81%) Hadoop
6 23 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (2.22%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.06%) SQL Server
11 11 (1.75%) Big Data
12 6 (0.95%) DB2
12 6 (0.95%) HBase
13 5 (0.79%) Riak
14 4 (0.63%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.63%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
16 2 (0.32%) MariaDB
16 2 (0.32%) Vectorwise
Development Applications
1 212 (33.65%) Jenkins
2 127 (20.16%) Git (software)
3 57 (9.05%) TeamCity
4 52 (8.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 46 (7.30%) JIRA
6 45 (7.14%) Vagrant
7 43 (6.83%) Subversion
8 39 (6.19%) Maven
9 14 (2.22%) Hudson
10 9 (1.43%) Travis CI
11 8 (1.27%) Gradle
11 8 (1.27%) MSI
12 7 (1.11%) Ant
13 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.63%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.63%) CMake
14 4 (0.63%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.63%) NuGet
14 4 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
15 2 (0.32%) The Grinder
General
1 66 (10.48%) Finance
2 52 (8.25%) Law
3 31 (4.92%) Games
4 26 (4.13%) Banking
5 22 (3.49%) Publishing
6 15 (2.38%) Marketing
7 14 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.90%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.95%) Retail
10 5 (0.79%) Advertising
11 3 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Legal
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (17.14%) LAMP
2 70 (11.11%) Web Services
3 44 (6.98%) Node.js
4 26 (4.13%) .NET
5 20 (3.17%) LEMP Stack
6 19 (3.02%) XML
7 14 (2.22%) Middleware
8 13 (2.06%) Sensu
9 12 (1.90%) ELK Stack
10 10 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (1.59%) CSS
10 10 (1.59%) Java EE
10 10 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (1.43%) JSON
12 8 (1.27%) Velocity
13 6 (0.95%) REST
13 6 (0.95%) SOAP
14 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET
14 3 (0.48%) JMS
14 3 (0.48%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.40%) User Experience
2 16 (2.54%) Fintech
3 14 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.06%) Enterprise Cloud
5 12 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 11 (1.75%) Clustering
6 11 (1.75%) IPTV
6 11 (1.75%) Over-the-Top Content
6 11 (1.75%) Statistics
7 10 (1.59%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.27%) PKI
8 8 (1.27%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.11%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.11%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.11%) Online Games
10 6 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (0.95%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.79%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.63%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 630 (100.00%) Linux
2 122 (19.37%) Ubuntu
3 121 (19.21%) Unix
4 116 (18.41%) CentOS
5 90 (14.29%) Windows
6 76 (12.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (4.44%) Debian
8 19 (3.02%) Windows Server
9 15 (2.38%) Solaris
10 13 (2.06%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.63%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.48%) AIX
12 3 (0.48%) HPUX
13 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.32%) SUSE
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 630 (100.00%) DevOps
2 206 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (31.43%) Configuration Management
4 192 (30.48%) Continuous Integration
5 110 (17.46%) Open Source
6 65 (10.32%) Scrum
7 55 (8.73%) High Availability
8 50 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 37 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 36 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
11 35 (5.56%) Web Operations
12 32 (5.08%) Load Balancing
13 29 (4.60%) Security Patching
14 27 (4.29%) Microservices
15 24 (3.81%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (3.65%) Build Automation
17 17 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
17 17 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
17 17 (2.70%) Migration
18 16 (2.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 353 (56.03%) Python
2 229 (36.35%) Ruby
3 225 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 179 (28.41%) Perl
5 157 (24.92%) Java
6 111 (17.62%) PHP
7 61 (9.68%) SQL
8 51 (8.10%) PowerShell
9 48 (7.62%) JavaScript
10 36 (5.71%) Shell Script
11 17 (2.70%) C++
12 15 (2.38%) C
12 15 (2.38%) C#
12 15 (2.38%) Go
13 13 (2.06%) Bourne shell
13 13 (2.06%) Groovy
14 8 (1.27%) Scala
15 6 (0.95%) Korn
16 2 (0.32%) VBScript
17 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (4.29%) Degree
2 8 (1.27%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.32%) CCNA
3 2 (0.32%) CCNP
3 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.78%) QA
2 5 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 174 (27.62%) Docker
2 129 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (7.62%) NFS
4 40 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (5.71%) Xen
6 29 (4.60%) KVM
7 24 (3.81%) vSphere
8 21 (3.33%) VirtualBox
9 17 (2.70%) Varnish
10 15 (2.38%) Hyper-V
11 13 (2.06%) GlusterFS
12 12 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (1.75%) XenServer
14 9 (1.43%) LXC
15 5 (0.79%) Active Directory
16 3 (0.48%) Samba
17 2 (0.32%) HDFS
17 2 (0.32%) iptables
17 2 (0.32%) Postfix
17 2 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 457 (72.54%) Puppet
2 323 (51.27%) Opscode Chef
3 314 (49.84%) Ansible
4 107 (16.98%) Salt
5 101 (16.03%) Nagios
6 34 (5.40%) Kubernetes
7 29 (4.60%) Terraform
8 20 (3.17%) ZABBIX
9 16 (2.54%) Cobbler
10 15 (2.38%) Cacti
11 14 (2.22%) CFEngine
12 13 (2.06%) Ganglia
12 13 (2.06%) OpenView
12 13 (2.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 12 (1.90%) Graphite
14 11 (1.75%) Tivoli
15 9 (1.43%) HAProxy
16 7 (1.11%) Rundeck
17 6 (0.95%) Packer
17 6 (0.95%) SELinux
Vendors
1 196 (31.11%) VMware
2 118 (18.73%) Red Hat
3 58 (9.21%) Cisco
4 45 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 40 (6.35%) HP
6 29 (4.60%) Oracle
7 25 (3.97%) Google
8 20 (3.17%) Splunk
9 15 (2.38%) Atlassian
9 15 (2.38%) Microsoft
10 13 (2.06%) AppDynamics
10 13 (2.06%) BMC
11 12 (1.90%) SaltStack
12 11 (1.75%) EnterpriseDB
13 10 (1.59%) Percona
14 9 (1.43%) Cloudera
14 9 (1.43%) Hortonworks
14 9 (1.43%) IBM
15 8 (1.27%) Facebook
15 8 (1.27%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago