Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 165 173
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 66 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.76% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.79% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 26
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +29.73% -31.48%
10th Percentile £39,500 £42,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,250 £71,250 £75,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +13.89% -18.18%

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 3,650 3,400 3,546
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.03% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,084 2,803 3,141
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,700 £68,750 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 26 April 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 26 April 2018, 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 66 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (80.30%) Linux
3 46 (69.70%) Puppet
4 43 (65.15%) Ansible
5 40 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (56.06%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
8 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (51.52%) Software Engineering
9 31 (46.97%) Git (software)
10 30 (45.45%) Windows
11 27 (40.91%) Python
11 27 (40.91%) Configuration Management
11 27 (40.91%) Docker
12 26 (39.39%) Microservices
13 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
13 23 (34.85%) Continuous Delivery
14 22 (33.33%) Java
15 21 (31.82%) Bash Shell
15 21 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (25.76%) Serverless
16 17 (25.76%) Terraform
17 16 (24.24%) MongoDB
17 16 (24.24%) Web Services
17 16 (24.24%) Ruby
18 15 (22.73%) Kubernetes
19 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
19 13 (19.70%) JIRA
20 12 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 11 (16.67%) SDLC

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 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.03%) Confluence
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) nginx
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 36 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (25.76%) Serverless
3 10 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (9.09%) AWS OpsWorks
5 6 (9.09%) IaaS
5 6 (9.09%) PaaS
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.03%) SaaS
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.52%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
1 7 (10.61%) VPN
2 5 (7.58%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) InfiniBand
3 2 (3.03%) SMS
3 2 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (13.64%) Neo4j
4 6 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.52%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Redis
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (46.97%) Git (software)
2 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
3 13 (19.70%) JIRA
4 12 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (9.09%) Artifactory
5 6 (9.09%) MSBuild
5 6 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (9.09%) RSpec
5 6 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
7 2 (3.03%) Buildbot
7 2 (3.03%) Chocolatey
7 2 (3.03%) git-flow
7 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.03%) Trac
8 1 (1.52%) GoCD
8 1 (1.52%) Maven
8 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Games
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Web Services
2 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
2 8 (12.12%) Node.js
3 7 (10.61%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (9.09%) .NET
4 6 (9.09%) JSON
4 6 (9.09%) OAuth
4 6 (9.09%) OAuth2
4 6 (9.09%) OpenID
4 6 (9.09%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) React
6 2 (3.03%) OpenDaylight
7 1 (1.52%) Memcached
7 1 (1.52%) RESTful
7 1 (1.52%) Spring
7 1 (1.52%) Velocity
7 1 (1.52%) WebSockets
7 1 (1.52%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (80.30%) Linux
2 30 (45.45%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) CentOS
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.09%) Unix
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.52%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) DevOps
2 37 (56.06%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (51.52%) Software Engineering
4 27 (40.91%) Configuration Management
5 26 (39.39%) Microservices
6 23 (34.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (16.67%) SDLC
9 9 (13.64%) Analytics
9 9 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.61%) Predictive Analytics
12 6 (9.09%) B2B
12 6 (9.09%) Decision-Making
12 6 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
12 6 (9.09%) Workflow
13 4 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
14 3 (4.55%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) Python
2 22 (33.33%) Java
3 21 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 16 (24.24%) Ruby
5 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.15%) Perl
7 7 (10.61%) C#
8 6 (9.09%) Go
8 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.03%) C
9 2 (3.03%) C++
9 2 (3.03%) Clojure
9 2 (3.03%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) GCP
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Docker
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) KVM
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) LXC
4 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 46 (69.70%) Puppet
2 43 (65.15%) Ansible
3 40 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (25.76%) Terraform
5 15 (22.73%) Kubernetes
6 3 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (3.03%) Mesos
8 1 (1.52%) Nagios
8 1 (1.52%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) VMware
2 9 (13.64%) Google
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.06%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.03%) Capita
5 2 (3.03%) New Relic
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Perforce
6 1 (1.52%) Splunk