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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Development Operations Engineer
Rank 602 694 816
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +122
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 347 256 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 307 238 134
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £75,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +14.11%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +116 343 £60,000 +9.09% 40
London +94 245 £62,500 +8.69% 23
South East +54 53 £56,250 +60.71% 7
City of London +79 43 £60,000 +4.34% 7
Surrey - 21 £53,500 - 2
Yorkshire +23 18 £42,500 -12.37% 2
West Yorkshire +25 17 £42,500 - 2
East of England +36 15 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire +23 15 £80,000 - 3
East Sussex +16 10 £42,500 +39.34% 1
Brighton +10 10 £42,500 +39.34% 1
Staines - 10 £53,500 -
Essex - 8 £44,000 -
Colchester - 8 £44,000 -
Newbury - 8 - -
Cambridge +6 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Oxfordshire +6 5 £90,000 +89.47%
Bristol -17 5 £70,000 -6.66%
South West -22 5 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 5 £90,000 -
Leeds +13 4 £65,000 +52.94% 2
North West +20 3 £48,750 +30.00% 2
Wales - 3 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 2
South Wales - 3 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £42,500 -
Manchester +1 2 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £57,500 -
Windsor - 2 £80,000 -

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 597 (100.00%) Linux
1 597 (100.00%) DevOps
2 427 (71.52%) Puppet
3 336 (56.28%) Python
4 315 (52.76%) Ansible
5 295 (49.41%) Opscode Chef
6 271 (45.39%) Amazon AWS
7 261 (43.72%) Agile Software Development
8 239 (40.03%) Continuous Integration
9 211 (35.34%) Jenkins
10 209 (35.01%) Configuration Management
11 205 (34.34%) VMware
12 195 (32.66%) Ruby
13 193 (32.33%) MySQL
14 180 (30.15%) Bash Shell
15 167 (27.97%) Docker
16 154 (25.80%) Java
17 149 (24.96%) Git (software)
18 144 (24.12%) Salt
19 139 (23.28%) Perl
20 138 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
21 133 (22.28%) Red Hat
22 131 (21.94%) Tomcat
23 130 (21.78%) Apache
24 127 (21.27%) Firewall
24 127 (21.27%) Ubuntu
25 126 (21.11%) CentOS
26 122 (20.44%) Unix
27 115 (19.26%) LAMP
27 115 (19.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 131 (21.94%) Tomcat
2 130 (21.78%) Apache
3 59 (9.88%) OpenStack
4 41 (6.87%) nginx
5 40 (6.70%) JBoss
6 33 (5.53%) Node.js
7 20 (3.35%) WebLogic
8 19 (3.18%) CloudStack
8 19 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (3.18%) IIS
8 19 (3.18%) WebSphere
8 19 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (2.01%) Confluence
10 8 (1.34%) Drupal
11 5 (0.84%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.67%) TWiki
13 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.34%) uWSGI
15 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (0.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 271 (45.39%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (7.87%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (6.87%) Amazon S3
5 36 (6.03%) SaaS
6 27 (4.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 20 (3.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 16 (2.68%) IaaS
8 16 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 11 (1.84%) GitHub
10 10 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (1.68%) PaaS
11 7 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (1.01%) Route 53
13 2 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
14 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.17%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 127 (21.27%) Firewall
2 111 (18.59%) DNS
3 55 (9.21%) SAN
4 32 (5.36%) VoIP
5 25 (4.19%) TCP/IP
6 22 (3.69%) LDAP
7 18 (3.02%) VPN
8 17 (2.85%) LAN
9 14 (2.35%) VLAN
10 11 (1.84%) HTTP
11 10 (1.68%) Network Security
12 4 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.67%) SMTP
12 4 (0.67%) SSL
12 4 (0.67%) WAN
13 3 (0.50%) BGP
13 3 (0.50%) DHCP
13 3 (0.50%) Internet
13 3 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (32.33%) MySQL
2 101 (16.92%) MongoDB
3 42 (7.04%) Redis
4 36 (6.03%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (2.68%) Big Data
9 15 (2.51%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.51%) SQL Server
10 12 (2.01%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.84%) CouchDB
11 11 (1.84%) Riak
12 7 (1.17%) DB2
12 7 (1.17%) HBase
13 6 (1.01%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.50%) Ingres
16 2 (0.34%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 211 (35.34%) Jenkins
2 149 (24.96%) Git (software)
3 76 (12.73%) TeamCity
4 65 (10.89%) Vagrant
5 49 (8.21%) Maven
6 39 (6.53%) Subversion
7 34 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (5.36%) JIRA
9 22 (3.69%) Hudson
10 16 (2.68%) Gradle
11 11 (1.84%) Ant
12 10 (1.68%) Travis CI
13 5 (0.84%) GitLab
14 4 (0.67%) Bugzilla
14 4 (0.67%) JConsole
14 4 (0.67%) Selenium
14 4 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (0.50%) CMake
15 3 (0.50%) FishEye
16 2 (0.34%) MSBuild
General
1 61 (10.22%) Law
2 44 (7.37%) Finance
3 31 (5.19%) Games
4 24 (4.02%) Publishing
5 19 (3.18%) Marketing
6 18 (3.02%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.01%) Banking
8 9 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.84%) Advertising
10 4 (0.67%) Legal
11 3 (0.50%) Automotive
11 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (19.26%) LAMP
2 62 (10.39%) Web Services
3 34 (5.70%) .NET
4 26 (4.36%) LEMP Stack
5 24 (4.02%) XML
6 15 (2.51%) Middleware
7 14 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (1.84%) CSS
9 10 (1.68%) JSON
10 7 (1.17%) REST
10 7 (1.17%) SOAP
11 5 (0.84%) MCollective
11 5 (0.84%) Sensu
12 4 (0.67%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.67%) ELK Stack
12 4 (0.67%) Java EE
13 2 (0.34%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.34%) MEAN Stack
13 2 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (0.34%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.36%) Data Centre
2 22 (3.69%) User Experience
3 18 (3.02%) IPTV
3 18 (3.02%) Over-the-Top Content
4 15 (2.51%) Clustering
4 15 (2.51%) Fintech
5 11 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.34%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.34%) Private Cloud
7 7 (1.17%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (1.01%) Online Games
8 6 (1.01%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.84%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.67%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.67%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.50%) Replication
11 3 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 597 (100.00%) Linux
2 127 (21.27%) Ubuntu
3 126 (21.11%) CentOS
4 122 (20.44%) Unix
5 115 (19.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (11.73%) Windows
7 24 (4.02%) Debian
8 18 (3.02%) Mac OS X
9 15 (2.51%) Windows Server
10 13 (2.18%) Solaris
11 5 (0.84%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.34%) AIX
13 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (100.00%) DevOps
2 261 (43.72%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (40.03%) Continuous Integration
4 209 (35.01%) Configuration Management
5 109 (18.26%) Open Source
6 81 (13.57%) High Availability
7 67 (11.22%) Scrum
8 64 (10.72%) E-Commerce
9 51 (8.54%) Load Balancing
10 47 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 47 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
11 39 (6.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 38 (6.37%) Build Automation
13 36 (6.03%) Security Patching
14 31 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
14 31 (5.19%) Microservices
15 30 (5.03%) Mentoring
16 27 (4.52%) ITIL
17 20 (3.35%) Integration Testing
17 20 (3.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 336 (56.28%) Python
2 195 (32.66%) Ruby
3 180 (30.15%) Bash Shell
4 154 (25.80%) Java
5 139 (23.28%) Perl
6 99 (16.58%) PHP
7 69 (11.56%) SQL
8 45 (7.54%) Shell Script
9 38 (6.37%) PowerShell
10 34 (5.70%) JavaScript
11 18 (3.02%) C#
11 18 (3.02%) C++
12 12 (2.01%) C
13 10 (1.68%) Bourne shell
14 5 (0.84%) Go
14 5 (0.84%) Groovy
14 5 (0.84%) Korn
15 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.50%) Scala
16 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (1.84%) Degree
2 7 (1.17%) CCNA
2 7 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (0.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.67%) PMP
4 2 (0.34%) CCNP
4 2 (0.34%) RHCE
4 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.17%) RHCA
5 1 (0.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.70%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 167 (27.97%) Docker
2 138 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (10.72%) NFS
4 50 (8.38%) VMware ESXi
5 47 (7.87%) Xen
6 46 (7.71%) KVM
7 26 (4.36%) vSphere
8 22 (3.69%) Hyper-V
8 22 (3.69%) VirtualBox
8 22 (3.69%) XenServer
9 14 (2.35%) LXC
10 10 (1.68%) Varnish
11 8 (1.34%) Active Directory
12 7 (1.17%) iptables
12 7 (1.17%) Samba
13 6 (1.01%) Postfix
13 6 (1.01%) Sendmail
13 6 (1.01%) Squid
14 4 (0.67%) OpenSSH
14 4 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 427 (71.52%) Puppet
2 315 (52.76%) Ansible
3 295 (49.41%) Opscode Chef
4 144 (24.12%) Salt
5 106 (17.76%) Nagios
6 33 (5.53%) Cobbler
7 31 (5.19%) CFEngine
8 29 (4.86%) ZABBIX
9 23 (3.85%) Terraform
9 23 (3.85%) Tivoli
10 21 (3.52%) Graphite
11 16 (2.68%) Kubernetes
12 8 (1.34%) systemd
13 7 (1.17%) logstash
13 7 (1.17%) Packer
14 6 (1.01%) HAProxy
14 6 (1.01%) Pingdom
14 6 (1.01%) yum
15 5 (0.84%) Grafana
15 5 (0.84%) Icinga
Vendors
1 205 (34.34%) VMware
2 133 (22.28%) Red Hat
3 78 (13.07%) Cisco
4 49 (8.21%) HP
5 37 (6.20%) Oracle
6 31 (5.19%) Rackspace
7 23 (3.85%) Microsoft
8 22 (3.69%) Google
9 19 (3.18%) EnterpriseDB
10 17 (2.85%) AppDynamics
10 17 (2.85%) F5
11 16 (2.68%) Percona
12 11 (1.84%) New Relic
13 10 (1.68%) Juniper
13 10 (1.68%) SaltStack
14 8 (1.34%) Citrix
14 8 (1.34%) IBM
14 8 (1.34%) Splunk
15 7 (1.17%) Facebook
15 7 (1.17%) hybris
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 55,000-60,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 35% Bonus, 25 days, Flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-42000 Per Annum 30-42K + Share Otions
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Uxbridge
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus strong benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stanmore
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago