Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 131 144
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 53 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.38% 1.64% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.70% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 53
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £75,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +15.79%

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 3734 3125 3676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.96% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 2679 3184
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bristol region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) DevOps
2 44 (83.02%) Linux
3 35 (66.04%) Python
4 34 (64.15%) Puppet
5 32 (60.38%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (49.06%) Ansible
8 21 (39.62%) Ruby
8 21 (39.62%) Configuration Management
9 19 (35.85%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (32.08%) Ubuntu
10 17 (32.08%) Go
11 16 (30.19%) Docker
11 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
11 16 (30.19%) Bash Shell
12 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
12 15 (28.30%) MySQL
13 14 (26.42%) Terraform
13 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
13 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
14 13 (24.53%) Finance
14 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
14 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (22.64%) Marketing
15 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (22.64%) SAP
15 12 (22.64%) Manufacturing
15 12 (22.64%) Electronics
15 12 (22.64%) Programme Management

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 (7.55%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.77%) CloudStack
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.89%) nginx
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.43%) IaaS
3 5 (9.43%) PaaS
4 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.87%) Firewall
3 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) VPN
5 1 (1.89%) InfiniBand
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) MySQL
2 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.43%) Neo4j
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.43%) Artifactory
3 5 (9.43%) JIRA
3 5 (9.43%) MSBuild
3 5 (9.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (9.43%) RSpec
3 5 (9.43%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.77%) GitLab
5 2 (3.77%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) GoCD
General
1 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 13 (24.53%) Finance
3 12 (22.64%) Electronics
3 12 (22.64%) Manufacturing
3 12 (22.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.43%) JSON
3 5 (9.43%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) XML
4 3 (5.66%) React
5 2 (3.77%) Node.js
6 1 (1.89%) Flask
6 1 (1.89%) LAMP
6 1 (1.89%) OpenDaylight
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.89%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Fintech
3 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Linux
2 17 (32.08%) Ubuntu
3 11 (20.75%) Windows
4 9 (16.98%) Unix
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.66%) CentOS
7 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (39.62%) Configuration Management
4 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (22.64%) Programme Management
6 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) Analytics
8 5 (9.43%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (7.55%) Microservices
9 4 (7.55%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) Workflow
10 3 (5.66%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (5.66%) Dashboard Development
11 2 (3.77%) Auto-Scaling
11 2 (3.77%) Coaching
11 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) Python
2 21 (39.62%) Ruby
3 17 (32.08%) Go
4 16 (30.19%) Bash Shell
5 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
6 11 (20.75%) Java
7 8 (15.09%) C#
7 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
8 5 (9.43%) Perl
9 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.66%) SQL
10 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) GCP
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) vSphere
3 2 (3.77%) Xen
3 2 (3.77%) XenServer
4 1 (1.89%) LXC
4 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (64.15%) Puppet
2 32 (60.38%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (49.06%) Ansible
4 14 (26.42%) Terraform
5 4 (7.55%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.66%) Cobbler
6 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) VMware
4 5 (9.43%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.66%) Google
6 2 (3.77%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Capita