The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 122 128 100
Rank change year-on-year +6 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 9 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.50% 0.38% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.39% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 28
Median salary £52,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1760 1779 1875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.13% 96.74% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 1557 1574
Median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (73.91%) Puppet
2 17 (73.91%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) Python
3 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
4 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
5 11 (47.83%) Ruby
5 11 (47.83%) Ansible
6 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
6 10 (43.48%) TeamCity
6 10 (43.48%) Unix
7 9 (39.13%) Tivoli
7 9 (39.13%) Subversion
7 9 (39.13%) Cobbler
8 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 8 (34.78%) Terraform
8 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (30.43%) Scrum
9 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
9 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 7 (30.43%) RUP
9 7 (30.43%) DSDM
9 7 (30.43%) .NET
10 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
11 5 (21.74%) C#
11 5 (21.74%) PowerShell

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
2 4 (17.39%) CloudStack
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) CMS
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 10 (43.48%) TeamCity
3 9 (39.13%) Subversion
4 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.70%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) LAMP
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Unix
3 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) CentOS
6 2 (8.70%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Debian
7 1 (4.35%) Fedora
7 1 (4.35%) SUSE
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) DSDM
4 7 (30.43%) RUP
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) OWASP
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Python
2 11 (47.83%) Ruby
3 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
4 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) vSphere
1 4 (17.39%) Xen
1 4 (17.39%) XenServer
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) KVM
2 1 (4.35%) RHEV
2 1 (4.35%) Squid
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (73.91%) Puppet
2 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (47.83%) Ansible
4 9 (39.13%) Cobbler
4 9 (39.13%) Tivoli
5 8 (34.78%) Terraform
6 4 (17.39%) Salt
7 2 (8.70%) Nagios
8 1 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) EnterpriseDB
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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