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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 166 218 216
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 42 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.038% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.039% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 1 5
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +109.30%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
4652 5093 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.51% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3698 4238 4283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire - 19 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 12 £62,500 - 1
Staffordshire +4 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Shropshire - 4 £51,097 - 1
Coventry +15 1 £62,500 - 1
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 84 (100.00%) DevOps
2 73 (86.90%) Linux
3 53 (63.10%) Python
3 53 (63.10%) Puppet
4 46 (54.76%) Amazon AWS
5 45 (53.57%) Bash Shell
6 37 (44.05%) Web Services
6 37 (44.05%) Docker
7 36 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
8 35 (41.67%) CentOS
8 35 (41.67%) Terraform
9 33 (39.29%) Ruby
10 32 (38.10%) Configuration Management
11 29 (34.52%) Microservices
12 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (30.95%) Ansible
14 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (28.57%) Ubuntu
16 22 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
17 21 (25.00%) RESTful
17 21 (25.00%) Red Hat
17 21 (25.00%) HTML
17 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
18 20 (23.81%) PHP
19 19 (22.62%) Groovy
19 19 (22.62%) Apache Cassandra
19 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (21.43%) Jenkins
20 18 (21.43%) Unix
20 18 (21.43%) Windows

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 5 (5.95%) nginx
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
2 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.38%) Documentum
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (54.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.29%) SaaS
3 11 (13.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.19%) IaaS
6 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (3.57%) DNS
2 3 (3.57%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) NAS
3 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.19%) SAN
3 1 (1.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.95%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 15 (17.86%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.57%) GDB
5 2 (2.38%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.38%) Subversion
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.19%) GitLab
6 1 (1.19%) Hudson
6 1 (1.19%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (14.29%) Billing
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.05%) Web Services
2 21 (25.00%) HTML
2 21 (25.00%) RESTful
3 18 (21.43%) LAMP
4 12 (14.29%) Node.js
5 11 (13.10%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (13.10%) HornetQ
5 11 (13.10%) JMS
5 11 (13.10%) Kafka
6 7 (8.33%) REST
7 4 (4.76%) ELK Stack
7 4 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.38%) Middleware
9 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 11 (13.10%) Fintech
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (86.90%) Linux
2 35 (41.67%) CentOS
3 24 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 18 (21.43%) Unix
4 18 (21.43%) Windows
5 17 (20.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.57%) AIX
6 3 (3.57%) HPUX
6 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.57%) Solaris
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) DevOps
2 32 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 29 (34.52%) Microservices
4 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (17.86%) Migration
8 14 (16.67%) Scrum
9 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
10 12 (14.29%) Software Delivery
11 11 (13.10%) Automated Testing
11 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
12 8 (9.52%) High Availability
13 5 (5.95%) Open Source
14 4 (4.76%) Kanban
15 3 (3.57%) ITIL
15 3 (3.57%) TDD
15 3 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
16 2 (2.38%) SDLC
16 2 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (63.10%) Python
2 45 (53.57%) Bash Shell
3 33 (39.29%) Ruby
4 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (23.81%) PHP
6 19 (22.62%) Groovy
7 17 (20.24%) Perl
8 15 (17.86%) Java
9 11 (13.10%) Scala
10 4 (4.76%) C
11 3 (3.57%) Go
11 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.19%) C#
12 1 (1.19%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.19%) CCNA
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.19%) MCSA
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 37 (44.05%) Docker
2 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.10%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.19%) Ceph
4 1 (1.19%) etcd
4 1 (1.19%) Firmware
4 1 (1.19%) flannel
4 1 (1.19%) KVM
4 1 (1.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 53 (63.10%) Puppet
2 36 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (41.67%) Terraform
4 26 (30.95%) Ansible
5 14 (16.67%) Consul
6 12 (14.29%) Kubernetes
6 12 (14.29%) Nagios
7 11 (13.10%) Mesos
7 11 (13.10%) StatsD
8 7 (8.33%) rkt
9 3 (3.57%) Packer
10 1 (1.19%) Grafana
10 1 (1.19%) Graphite
10 1 (1.19%) Icinga
10 1 (1.19%) Kibana
10 1 (1.19%) logstash
10 1 (1.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (15.48%) VMware
3 11 (13.10%) New Relic
4 10 (11.90%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.95%) Google
6 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle
7 2 (2.38%) Pega
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco
8 1 (1.19%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry-CS
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago