Period
to 24 March 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 143 163
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 43 60 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.19% 1.64% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.69% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 22
Bristol median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -6.38% +34.29%
10th Percentile £26,975 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £71,250
South West median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.50% +11.11% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,466 3,553 3,316
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 97.10% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,788 3,017 2,725
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) DevOps
2 31 (72.09%) Linux
3 23 (53.49%) Windows
4 22 (51.16%) Ansible
5 21 (48.84%) Docker
5 21 (48.84%) Python
6 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (44.19%) Kubernetes
7 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
8 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (39.53%) Terraform
9 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (37.21%) Puppet
9 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
10 15 (34.88%) Configuration Management
11 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
13 12 (27.91%) VMware
14 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
15 10 (23.26%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (23.26%) Google
15 10 (23.26%) .NET
15 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (23.26%) Hyper-V
15 10 (23.26%) Vagrant
16 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
16 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (20.93%) Ubuntu
17 8 (18.60%) Microsoft

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) Jetty
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (23.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (16.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (16.28%) Datadog
5 2 (4.65%) SaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) Broadband
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.65%) IPv4
2 2 (4.65%) IPv6
2 2 (4.65%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) Vagrant
3 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
4 7 (16.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (16.28%) Travis CI
5 5 (11.63%) Bugzilla
5 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) Maven
5 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.98%) Buildbot
6 3 (6.98%) Chocolatey
6 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.98%) Trac
6 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
1 5 (11.63%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) Servlets
4 1 (2.33%) JSF
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.93%) Ubuntu
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (18.60%) CentOS
6 7 (16.28%) DC/OS
6 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.65%) Unix
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) CoreOS
9 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) DevOps
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.88%) Configuration Management
4 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (18.60%) SDLC
6 7 (16.28%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (11.63%) Issue Tracking
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
9 3 (6.98%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (6.98%) Microservices
9 3 (6.98%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
10 2 (4.65%) Decision-Making
10 2 (4.65%) Open Source
10 2 (4.65%) Task Automation
10 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Python
2 17 (39.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.95%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) Ruby
5 5 (11.63%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) C
8 1 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Docker
2 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (23.26%) Hyper-V
3 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (16.28%) VirtualBox
5 4 (9.30%) KVM
6 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.98%) vSphere
7 1 (2.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 22 (51.16%) Ansible
2 19 (44.19%) Kubernetes
3 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (39.53%) Terraform
5 16 (37.21%) Puppet
6 8 (18.60%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (16.28%) Packer
8 4 (9.30%) SCVMM
9 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 10 (23.26%) Google
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.28%) New Relic
4 7 (16.28%) Splunk
5 4 (9.30%) F5
5 4 (9.30%) Juniper
6 2 (4.65%) Perforce
7 1 (2.33%) CA
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.33%) SAP