The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 200 199 202
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 29 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 27
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
DevOps Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5545 5166 5457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 96.43% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4399 4324 4566
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the West Midlands region.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
(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
Birmingham -28 14 £62,500 +25.00%
Shropshire - 8 £47,500 - 2
Warwickshire -1 3 £25,000 -41.17%
Staffordshire - 3 £55,000 - 3
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (90.48%) Linux
3 33 (78.57%) Puppet
4 28 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (61.90%) Terraform
6 23 (54.76%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (38.10%) Bash Shell
8 15 (35.71%) Python
8 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
8 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (33.33%) nginx
10 13 (30.95%) Open Source
11 12 (28.57%) OpenStack
11 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (28.57%) Docker
11 12 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 12 (28.57%) Google
11 12 (28.57%) Unix
12 11 (26.19%) Windows
12 11 (26.19%) Vagrant
12 11 (26.19%) Packer
12 11 (26.19%) CentOS
12 11 (26.19%) Virtual Environments
12 11 (26.19%) Consul
13 10 (23.81%) ELK Stack
14 9 (21.43%) SaaS
14 9 (21.43%) Ansible
14 9 (21.43%) Perl

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (33.33%) nginx
2 12 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
4 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (21.43%) SaaS
5 2 (4.76%) IaaS
6 1 (2.38%) Office 365
6 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.19%) Vagrant
3 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 8 (19.05%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) ELK Stack
2 6 (14.29%) REST
3 5 (11.90%) LAMP
3 5 (11.90%) Web Services
4 3 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (4.76%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.38%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Fintech
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) HP Superdome
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) CentOS
3 11 (26.19%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) AIX
4 4 (9.52%) HPUX
4 4 (9.52%) Solaris
5 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Open Source
4 11 (26.19%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 9 (21.43%) Migration
6 5 (11.90%) Microservices
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
8 2 (4.76%) Server Building
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.38%) Build Automation
9 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (2.38%) Change Management
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.38%) Identity Access Management
9 1 (2.38%) Service Management
9 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) Bash Shell
2 15 (35.71%) Python
3 9 (21.43%) Perl
4 7 (16.67%) Ruby
5 6 (14.29%) Groovy
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (78.57%) Puppet
2 26 (61.90%) Terraform
3 23 (54.76%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (26.19%) Consul
4 11 (26.19%) Packer
5 9 (21.43%) Ansible
6 5 (11.90%) rkt
7 2 (4.76%) Nagios
8 1 (2.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 12 (28.57%) Google
3 8 (19.05%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) New Relic
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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