Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 25 September 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 144 163
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 15 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.95% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.98% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 6
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £39,750 £42,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £79,000 £60,000 £63,125
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,491 2,768 2,959
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.36% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,058 2,226 2,453
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.93%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 7 £54,500 +3.81% 4
High Wycombe -12 5 £45,000 -
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (53.33%) JIRA
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (40.00%) IIS
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (33.33%) Confluence
8 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 5 (33.33%) Docker
8 5 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
9 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
9 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
9 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
10 3 (20.00%) RavenDB
10 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (20.00%) PaaS
10 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (20.00%) SDLC
10 3 (20.00%) Swagger
10 3 (20.00%) Packer

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
3 3 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (20.00%) EPiServer
3 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Smallworld
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (13.33%) GitHub
3 2 (13.33%) SaaS
4 1 (6.67%) Office 365
4 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
1 1 (6.67%) SNMP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (20.00%) RavenDB
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (20.00%) Swagger
2 3 (20.00%) Velocity
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) Release Automation
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Availability Management
6 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (20.00%) Packer
1 3 (20.00%) Terraform
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.67%) Munin
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) VMware