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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Development Operations Engineer
Rank 613 703 839
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +136
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 315 263 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 289 226 134
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £40,000 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
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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 +84 304 £60,000 +4.34% 55
London +49 164 £65,000 +13.04% 29
South East +58 71 £53,750 -4.44% 10
City of London +64 33 £65,000 -7.14% 9
East Sussex - 21 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +25 20 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Berkshire +13 20 £57,500 -14.81% 2
Yorkshire +33 18 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Reading +12 15 £57,500 -
West Yorkshire +26 13 £40,000 -15.78% 4
North West +19 13 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands -7 13 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Brighton - 13 £47,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 13 £90,000 -
Leeds +27 12 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East Midlands +29 11 £44,250 +18.00%
Manchester -6 11 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East of England +26 10 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Northamptonshire +29 9 £44,250 +18.00%
Cambridge +12 9 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Surrey +8 9 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 9 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Birmingham -28 7 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Fareham +6 6 £28,750 -42.50%
Telford - 6 £47,500 - 1
Shropshire - 6 £47,500 - 1
Northampton +21 5 - -
North Yorkshire +9 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Woking - 5 £47,500 -
South Wales - 5 £38,250 - 2

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 628 (100.00%) Linux
1 628 (100.00%) DevOps
2 435 (69.27%) Puppet
3 363 (57.80%) Python
4 322 (51.27%) Opscode Chef
5 313 (49.84%) Amazon AWS
6 296 (47.13%) Ansible
7 233 (37.10%) Bash Shell
8 222 (35.35%) Ruby
9 215 (34.24%) Jenkins
10 189 (30.10%) Configuration Management
11 181 (28.82%) Continuous Integration
12 180 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
13 178 (28.34%) MySQL
14 171 (27.23%) Perl
14 171 (27.23%) VMware
15 156 (24.84%) Docker
16 155 (24.68%) Java
17 154 (24.52%) Apache
18 126 (20.06%) PHP
19 117 (18.63%) Git (software)
20 115 (18.31%) CentOS
21 113 (17.99%) Unix
22 112 (17.83%) Red Hat
22 112 (17.83%) Ubuntu
23 111 (17.68%) Open Source
24 106 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 106 (16.88%) Tomcat
25 94 (14.97%) LAMP
26 92 (14.65%) Windows

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
1 154 (24.52%) Apache
2 106 (16.88%) Tomcat
3 46 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (6.85%) OpenStack
5 35 (5.57%) nginx
6 27 (4.30%) JBoss
7 21 (3.34%) IIS
8 19 (3.03%) Drupal
9 15 (2.39%) Confluence
9 15 (2.39%) Eucalyptus
10 10 (1.59%) Apache Spark
10 10 (1.59%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.43%) CloudStack
12 8 (1.27%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.11%) CMS
13 7 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 313 (49.84%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (8.92%) SaaS
3 50 (7.96%) Amazon EC2
4 30 (4.78%) Amazon S3
4 30 (4.78%) IaaS
5 14 (2.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 14 (2.23%) PaaS
6 13 (2.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 11 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (1.43%) GitHub
8 9 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (1.27%) Route 53
10 7 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.48%) Datadog
13 2 (0.32%) Heroku
13 2 (0.32%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 65 (10.35%) Firewall
2 58 (9.24%) DNS
3 36 (5.73%) SAN
4 17 (2.71%) LDAP
4 17 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.55%) VoIP
5 16 (2.55%) VPN
6 15 (2.39%) Wireshark
7 11 (1.75%) VLAN
8 10 (1.59%) HTTP
9 8 (1.27%) Network Security
10 7 (1.11%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.96%) LAN
12 3 (0.48%) Internet
12 3 (0.48%) SSL
13 2 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
14 1 (0.16%) NAS
14 1 (0.16%) OpenVPN
14 1 (0.16%) tcpdump
14 1 (0.16%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (28.34%) MySQL
2 81 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 28 (4.46%) Redis
4 25 (3.98%) Hadoop
5 21 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (3.18%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.07%) SQL Server
9 10 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.27%) Big Data
11 5 (0.80%) DB2
12 4 (0.64%) Riak
13 3 (0.48%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.32%) HBase
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.32%) Vectorwise
Development Applications
1 215 (34.24%) Jenkins
2 117 (18.63%) Git (software)
3 52 (8.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 45 (7.17%) JIRA
5 42 (6.69%) TeamCity
6 40 (6.37%) Subversion
7 32 (5.10%) Vagrant
8 28 (4.46%) Maven
9 12 (1.91%) Travis CI
10 9 (1.43%) MSI
10 9 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.27%) Hudson
12 7 (1.11%) GitLab
13 6 (0.96%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.80%) Gradle
15 4 (0.64%) MSBuild
15 4 (0.64%) NuGet
16 3 (0.48%) Ant
16 3 (0.48%) CircleCI
16 3 (0.48%) CMake
General
1 68 (10.83%) Finance
2 38 (6.05%) Law
3 31 (4.94%) Banking
4 28 (4.46%) Games
5 21 (3.34%) Publishing
6 15 (2.39%) Marketing
7 11 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.96%) Retail
10 5 (0.80%) Advertising
11 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Front Office
12 2 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (14.97%) LAMP
2 76 (12.10%) Web Services
3 47 (7.48%) Node.js
4 22 (3.50%) .NET
5 20 (3.18%) LEMP Stack
6 15 (2.39%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (2.39%) Sensu
7 14 (2.23%) Java EE
8 13 (2.07%) ELK Stack
8 13 (2.07%) XML
9 10 (1.59%) Middleware
10 8 (1.27%) CSS
10 8 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (1.27%) REST
11 7 (1.11%) JSON
11 7 (1.11%) Velocity
12 5 (0.80%) SOAP
13 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
13 2 (0.32%) J2EE
13 2 (0.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.46%) User Experience
2 15 (2.39%) Enterprise Cloud
2 15 (2.39%) Fintech
3 13 (2.07%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (1.75%) Statistics
5 9 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 9 (1.43%) Private Cloud
6 8 (1.27%) Clustering
6 8 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.27%) PKI
7 7 (1.11%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.11%) IPTV
7 7 (1.11%) Over-the-Top Content
8 6 (0.96%) e-Learning
8 6 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.96%) Online Games
8 6 (0.96%) Public Cloud
9 5 (0.80%) Social Network
10 4 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 628 (100.00%) Linux
2 115 (18.31%) CentOS
3 113 (17.99%) Unix
4 112 (17.83%) Ubuntu
5 92 (14.65%) Windows
6 83 (13.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (4.14%) Debian
8 18 (2.87%) Windows Server
9 14 (2.23%) Solaris
10 10 (1.59%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.48%) AIX
12 3 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.48%) HPUX
13 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.32%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.32%) SUSE
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 628 (100.00%) DevOps
2 189 (30.10%) Configuration Management
3 181 (28.82%) Continuous Integration
4 180 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (17.68%) Open Source
6 62 (9.87%) Scrum
7 52 (8.28%) High Availability
8 44 (7.01%) E-Commerce
9 39 (6.21%) Web Operations
10 35 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
11 28 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (4.46%) Microservices
12 26 (4.14%) Load Balancing
13 25 (3.98%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (3.34%) Security Patching
15 20 (3.18%) Migration
16 18 (2.87%) Build Automation
17 15 (2.39%) Open Source Development
17 15 (2.39%) SDLC
18 13 (2.07%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 363 (57.80%) Python
2 233 (37.10%) Bash Shell
3 222 (35.35%) Ruby
4 171 (27.23%) Perl
5 155 (24.68%) Java
6 126 (20.06%) PHP
7 59 (9.39%) SQL
8 48 (7.64%) PowerShell
9 44 (7.01%) JavaScript
10 28 (4.46%) Shell Script
11 19 (3.03%) Go
12 14 (2.23%) C
12 14 (2.23%) C#
12 14 (2.23%) C++
12 14 (2.23%) Groovy
13 10 (1.59%) Bourne shell
14 8 (1.27%) Scala
15 6 (0.96%) Korn
16 2 (0.32%) VBScript
17 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (5.25%) Degree
2 12 (1.91%) 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 45 (7.17%) QA
2 5 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 156 (24.84%) Docker
2 106 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (6.05%) NFS
4 30 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (4.62%) Xen
6 23 (3.66%) KVM
7 22 (3.50%) vSphere
8 18 (2.87%) Varnish
9 16 (2.55%) VirtualBox
10 15 (2.39%) GlusterFS
11 13 (2.07%) Hyper-V
12 9 (1.43%) Active Directory
13 8 (1.27%) LXC
13 8 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
14 7 (1.11%) XenServer
15 3 (0.48%) Samba
15 3 (0.48%) vCloud
16 2 (0.32%) iptables
17 1 (0.16%) HDFS
17 1 (0.16%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 435 (69.27%) Puppet
2 322 (51.27%) Opscode Chef
3 296 (47.13%) Ansible
4 84 (13.38%) Nagios
5 77 (12.26%) Salt
6 36 (5.73%) Kubernetes
7 35 (5.57%) Terraform
8 16 (2.55%) Cacti
9 15 (2.39%) Ganglia
9 15 (2.39%) OpenView
9 15 (2.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 15 (2.39%) ZABBIX
10 10 (1.59%) CFEngine
10 10 (1.59%) Cobbler
11 9 (1.43%) Graphite
11 9 (1.43%) HAProxy
12 8 (1.27%) Rundeck
13 7 (1.11%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.96%) SELinux
15 5 (0.80%) logstash
Vendors
1 171 (27.23%) VMware
2 112 (17.83%) Red Hat
3 43 (6.85%) Cisco
4 41 (6.53%) Rackspace
5 31 (4.94%) HP
6 22 (3.50%) Oracle
7 21 (3.34%) Splunk
8 20 (3.18%) Atlassian
9 17 (2.71%) Google
10 15 (2.39%) BMC
11 13 (2.07%) SaltStack
12 12 (1.91%) Microsoft
12 12 (1.91%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.27%) Percona
14 7 (1.11%) AppDynamics
14 7 (1.11%) CenturyLink
14 7 (1.11%) EnterpriseDB
14 7 (1.11%) IBM
15 6 (0.96%) Facebook
15 6 (0.96%) New Relic
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Spheria Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £57,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago