Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 136 159
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 59 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.63% 1.26% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.30% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 33
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £58,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.13% +38.24% -10.53%
10th Percentile £37,875 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £83,000
South West median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% -

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 3,506 3,081 3,517
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.83% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,905 2,558 3,092
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Bristol region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) DevOps
2 41 (69.49%) Linux
3 34 (57.63%) Puppet
4 33 (55.93%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (54.24%) Ansible
5 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (47.46%) Python
7 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
7 24 (40.68%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (38.98%) Git (software)
8 23 (38.98%) Docker
9 22 (37.29%) Bash Shell
10 21 (35.59%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
11 19 (32.20%) Ruby
12 17 (28.81%) Java
12 17 (28.81%) MongoDB
12 17 (28.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 16 (27.12%) Go
14 15 (25.42%) Terraform
14 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
15 14 (23.73%) Windows
15 14 (23.73%) Microservices
16 13 (22.03%) Kubernetes
16 13 (22.03%) Finance
16 13 (22.03%) MySQL
17 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
18 10 (16.95%) Firewall
18 10 (16.95%) Ubuntu
19 9 (15.25%) Predictive Analytics

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 2 (3.39%) Apache
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (3.39%) IIS
1 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) nginx
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (10.17%) IaaS
4 6 (10.17%) PaaS
4 6 (10.17%) Serverless
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.69%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) DNS
2 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.86%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) InfiniBand
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
5 1 (1.69%) HTTP
5 1 (1.69%) Internet
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security
5 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) MongoDB
2 13 (22.03%) MySQL
3 9 (15.25%) Neo4j
3 9 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) Git (software)
2 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.86%) JIRA
4 6 (10.17%) Artifactory
4 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (10.17%) MSBuild
4 6 (10.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (10.17%) RSpec
4 6 (10.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.39%) GitLab
6 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.69%) GoCD
6 1 (1.69%) JUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Maven
6 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.69%) TestNG
6 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.86%) Electronics
3 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.86%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) Node.js
2 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
3 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 6 (10.17%) .NET
4 6 (10.17%) JSON
4 6 (10.17%) OAuth
4 6 (10.17%) OAuth2
4 6 (10.17%) OpenID
4 6 (10.17%) XML
5 5 (8.47%) React
6 2 (3.39%) OpenDaylight
7 1 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.69%) Memcached
7 1 (1.69%) RESTful
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.69%) Spring
7 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Virtual Team
2 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.69%) Fintech
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) Windows
3 10 (16.95%) Ubuntu
4 8 (13.56%) Unix
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Debian
8 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) DevOps
2 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.68%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
4 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
5 17 (28.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (23.73%) Microservices
7 9 (15.25%) Analytics
7 9 (15.25%) Predictive Analytics
7 9 (15.25%) SDLC
8 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (11.86%) Proactive Monitoring
8 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.17%) B2B
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (8.47%) Workflow
11 2 (3.39%) Coaching
11 2 (3.39%) Collaborative Working
11 2 (3.39%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Python
2 22 (37.29%) Bash Shell
3 19 (32.20%) Ruby
4 17 (28.81%) Java
5 16 (27.12%) Go
6 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.25%) Perl
8 7 (11.86%) C#
8 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
9 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.39%) Clojure
10 2 (3.39%) Scala
11 1 (1.69%) C
11 1 (1.69%) C++
11 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) GCP
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Docker
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) LXC
3 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (57.63%) Puppet
2 33 (55.93%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (54.24%) Ansible
4 15 (25.42%) Terraform
5 13 (22.03%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) VMware
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) SAP
3 6 (10.17%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (10.17%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) Capita