The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 186 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 24 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +0.52%
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
5258 5213 5236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.04% 95.25% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4389 4324 4457
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Birmingham +3 12 £60,000 -7.69%
Coventry - 8 £51,250 -
Warwickshire - 2 £42,500 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) DevOps
2 39 (84.78%) Linux
3 32 (69.57%) Puppet
4 30 (65.22%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (63.04%) Windows
6 22 (47.83%) PowerShell
7 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
8 16 (34.78%) Python
8 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.78%) Ruby
9 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (30.43%) Perl
11 13 (28.26%) Java
12 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (26.09%) CentOS
12 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (26.09%) Office 365
12 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (26.09%) IaaS
13 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (21.74%) Ansible
14 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
14 9 (19.57%) Oracle
14 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
15 8 (17.39%) TDD
15 8 (17.39%) Ubuntu
15 8 (17.39%) JBoss
15 8 (17.39%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (15.22%) Git (software)

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) JBoss
3 7 (15.22%) Apache
4 4 (8.70%) nginx
5 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.35%) IIS
6 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (26.09%) Office 365
1 12 (26.09%) IaaS
2 8 (17.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.17%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) VPN
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.52%) Hudson
6 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
7 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) J2EE
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) Memcached
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) Linux
2 29 (63.04%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (26.09%) CentOS
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (17.39%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.39%) TDD
5 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.87%) Validation
6 5 (10.87%) Pair Programming
6 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 2 (4.35%) Release Management
8 2 (4.35%) System Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Server Building
8 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (4.35%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 16 (34.78%) Python
2 16 (34.78%) Ruby
3 14 (30.43%) Perl
4 13 (28.26%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) PHP
6 6 (13.04%) C#
7 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (69.57%) Puppet
2 30 (65.22%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (21.74%) Ansible
4 2 (4.35%) Unicenter
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.35%) Nagios
4 2 (4.35%) logstash
5 1 (2.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.35%) New Relic
4 1 (2.17%) Splunk
4 1 (2.17%) VMware