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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux DevOps Engineer
Rank 702 778 875
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +97
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 193 128 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 161 90 28
Average salary £55,000 £56,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
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 £27,000 £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 31 March 2015 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 31 March 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 +55 191 £55,000 -4.34% 31
London +39 129 £57,500 -4.16% 19
South East +24 23 £35,000 -22.22% 7
South West - 18 £65,000 - 3
Bristol - 12 £75,000 - 2
West Yorkshire 0 11 £50,000 -
Leeds -7 11 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -8 11 £50,000 -
City of London +12 8 £57,500 - 7
Berkshire +6 6 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Oxfordshire +11 5 £36,250 -39.58%
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
East of England +8 3 £42,500 +26.86% 2
Oxford +6 3 £35,000 -41.66%
Surrey -2 3 £32,500 -38.09%
Hampshire -5 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Reading -10 3 £65,000 +88.40% 1
Warwick - 3 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £45,000 - 2
Brighton - 3 £30,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Devon - 3 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £30,500 - 1
North West +12 2 £38,750 +13.97%
Farnborough +2 2 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £56,250 - 1
Birmingham - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £32,500 -
Norwich - 2 £42,500 -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 331 (100.00%) Linux
1 331 (100.00%) DevOps
2 237 (71.60%) Puppet
3 176 (53.17%) Opscode Chef
4 165 (49.85%) Python
5 127 (38.37%) MySQL
5 127 (38.37%) Bash Shell
6 116 (35.05%) Ruby
7 115 (34.74%) Perl
8 111 (33.53%) Java
9 108 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
9 108 (32.63%) Jenkins
10 107 (32.33%) Continuous Integration
11 95 (28.70%) Configuration Management
12 94 (28.40%) PHP
13 93 (28.10%) Apache
14 81 (24.47%) UNIX
15 71 (21.45%) Amazon AWS
16 70 (21.15%) CentOS
17 69 (20.85%) Ansible
18 67 (20.24%) Windows
19 66 (19.94%) Red Hat
19 66 (19.94%) VMware
20 64 (19.34%) Nagios
21 62 (18.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 60 (18.13%) Ubuntu
23 58 (17.52%) SQL
24 51 (15.41%) nginx
25 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
26 48 (14.50%) Salt

Linux DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 93 (28.10%) Apache
2 51 (15.41%) nginx
3 33 (9.97%) Tomcat
4 31 (9.37%) OpenStack
5 19 (5.74%) JBoss
6 16 (4.83%) Confluence
7 12 (3.63%) IIS
8 7 (2.11%) MediaWiki
8 7 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.21%) Drupal
11 3 (0.91%) Node.js
11 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.91%) Moodle
11 3 (0.91%) CMS
12 2 (0.60%) WordPress
13 1 (0.30%) Jetty
13 1 (0.30%) Mule
13 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (21.45%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (7.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (4.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 13 (3.93%) Amazon S3
6 12 (3.63%) SaaS
7 9 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.81%) IaaS
9 6 (1.81%) Heroku
9 6 (1.81%) Engine Yard
9 6 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) GitHub
11 2 (0.60%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.60%) Route 53
12 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.30%) Joyent
12 1 (0.30%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.30%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 46 (13.90%) Firewall
2 24 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 24 (7.25%) DNS
3 21 (6.34%) VPN
3 21 (6.34%) LDAP
3 21 (6.34%) LAN
3 21 (6.34%) WAN
4 20 (6.04%) IPv6
5 13 (3.93%) Network Security
5 13 (3.93%) IPv4
6 11 (3.32%) HTTP
7 9 (2.72%) Internet
7 9 (2.72%) OSPF
7 9 (2.72%) BGP
7 9 (2.72%) EIGRP
7 9 (2.72%) VLAN
8 7 (2.11%) IPsec
8 7 (2.11%) SSL
9 4 (1.21%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (38.37%) MySQL
2 30 (9.06%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (8.76%) NoSQL
4 27 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 24 (7.25%) Relational Database
6 23 (6.95%) SQL Server
7 14 (4.23%) Redis
8 13 (3.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (3.32%) Big Data
10 9 (2.72%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.81%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.21%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.60%) CouchDB
16 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 108 (32.63%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
3 47 (14.20%) Subversion
4 40 (12.08%) Hudson
5 29 (8.76%) Maven
6 21 (6.34%) JIRA
7 18 (5.44%) TeamCity
8 12 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (3.32%) Artifactory
10 9 (2.72%) Ant
11 5 (1.51%) PHPUnit
11 5 (1.51%) Gradle
11 5 (1.51%) Behat
12 3 (0.91%) VisualVM
13 2 (0.60%) CMake
14 1 (0.30%) Gerrit
14 1 (0.30%) dbdeploy
14 1 (0.30%) JUnit
14 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 39 (11.78%) Finance
2 28 (8.46%) Games
3 15 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.11%) Law
4 7 (2.11%) Retail
5 6 (1.81%) Publishing
6 5 (1.51%) Banking
7 4 (1.21%) Marketing
8 3 (0.91%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 2 (0.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.60%) Web Services
2 37 (11.18%) LAMP
3 16 (4.83%) .NET
4 9 (2.72%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (2.72%) REST
4 9 (2.72%) Laravel
5 7 (2.11%) JSON
5 7 (2.11%) CSS
6 6 (1.81%) J2EE
6 6 (1.81%) XML
6 6 (1.81%) Apache Flex
6 6 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (1.81%) MCollective
7 5 (1.51%) Django
7 5 (1.51%) Memcached
8 4 (1.21%) Servlets
9 3 (0.91%) Middleware
9 3 (0.91%) HTML
9 3 (0.91%) OAuth
9 3 (0.91%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.65%) Open Source
2 18 (5.44%) Replication
3 10 (3.02%) Wiki
4 7 (2.11%) Clustering
4 7 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.11%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.81%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (1.81%) Over-the-Top Content
5 6 (1.81%) Device Driver
5 6 (1.81%) Video on Demand
5 6 (1.81%) IPTV
6 5 (1.51%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.21%) Online Games
7 4 (1.21%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.21%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.91%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.60%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.60%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 331 (100.00%) Linux
2 81 (24.47%) UNIX
3 70 (21.15%) CentOS
4 67 (20.24%) Windows
5 62 (18.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (18.13%) Ubuntu
7 23 (6.95%) Debian
8 15 (4.53%) Solaris
9 14 (4.23%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.11%) Fedora
11 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.21%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.60%) Scientific Linux
15 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.30%) Android
15 1 (0.30%) AIX
15 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (100.00%) DevOps
2 108 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (32.33%) Continuous Integration
4 95 (28.70%) Configuration Management
5 32 (9.67%) E-Commerce
6 23 (6.95%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (5.74%) Scrum
8 18 (5.44%) Build Automation
9 16 (4.83%) Load Balancing
9 16 (4.83%) Service Delivery
9 16 (4.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (4.53%) Software Delivery
11 14 (4.23%) Workflow
12 13 (3.93%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (3.32%) High Availability
13 11 (3.32%) ITIL
14 10 (3.02%) Project Management
14 10 (3.02%) Automated Testing
14 10 (3.02%) Electronic Trading
14 10 (3.02%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 165 (49.85%) Python
2 127 (38.37%) Bash Shell
3 116 (35.05%) Ruby
4 115 (34.74%) Perl
5 111 (33.53%) Java
6 94 (28.40%) PHP
7 58 (17.52%) SQL
8 46 (13.90%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.63%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.63%) Scala
10 11 (3.32%) JavaScript
11 7 (2.11%) Korn
12 6 (1.81%) C++
13 4 (1.21%) Clojure
14 3 (0.91%) C#
15 2 (0.60%) C
15 2 (0.60%) Fortran
15 2 (0.60%) Haskell
15 2 (0.60%) AWK
16 1 (0.30%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 14 (4.23%) CCNA
1 14 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (3.63%) Degree
3 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.30%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.30%) RHCE
4 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.30%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.25%) QA
2 8 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.85%) KVM
3 25 (7.55%) Xen
4 18 (5.44%) Docker
5 13 (3.93%) Samba
5 13 (3.93%) XenServer
6 11 (3.32%) Postfix
6 11 (3.32%) Active Directory
7 8 (2.42%) iptables
7 8 (2.42%) LXC
8 7 (2.11%) Varnish
9 6 (1.81%) vSphere
9 6 (1.81%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.91%) Squid
11 2 (0.60%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.60%) QEMU
12 1 (0.30%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 237 (71.60%) Puppet
2 176 (53.17%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (20.85%) Ansible
4 64 (19.34%) Nagios
5 48 (14.50%) Salt
6 47 (14.20%) ZABBIX
7 34 (10.27%) Vagrant
8 18 (5.44%) Cobbler
9 11 (3.32%) Tivoli
10 9 (2.72%) Capistrano
11 8 (2.42%) Graphite
11 8 (2.42%) collectd
12 6 (1.81%) Cacti
13 5 (1.51%) logstash
14 3 (0.91%) StatsD
14 3 (0.91%) Unicenter
14 3 (0.91%) BladeLogic
14 3 (0.91%) CFEngine
15 2 (0.60%) SCCM
15 2 (0.60%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (19.94%) Red Hat
1 66 (19.94%) VMware
2 36 (10.88%) Rackspace
3 26 (7.85%) Oracle
4 22 (6.65%) SaltStack
5 12 (3.63%) Google
6 11 (3.32%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.42%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.11%) Citrix
8 7 (2.11%) Akamai
9 5 (1.51%) Yahoo!
10 3 (0.91%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.91%) hybris
10 3 (0.91%) Cisco
11 2 (0.60%) SAP
11 2 (0.60%) Sun
11 2 (0.60%) NetIQ
12 1 (0.30%) Zend
12 1 (0.30%) Juniper
12 1 (0.30%) NetApp
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
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