The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £62,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 22 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 89 96
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 36 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.64% 1.68% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 1.72% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 8
Median salary £62,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.52% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £43,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1335 1161 1414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.73% 97.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 978 1196
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cambridge region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) DevOps
2 59 (89.39%) Linux
3 48 (72.73%) Python
4 44 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (65.15%) Bash Shell
6 41 (62.12%) Puppet
6 41 (62.12%) Perl
7 35 (53.03%) Java
8 34 (51.52%) Docker
8 34 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
9 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
9 29 (43.94%) VMware
10 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (37.88%) Windows
12 24 (36.36%) Configuration Management
13 22 (33.33%) Degree
14 21 (31.82%) Artificial Intelligence
15 20 (30.30%) Ruby
15 20 (30.30%) Machine Learning
16 18 (27.27%) Grafana
17 17 (25.76%) Computer Science Degree
17 17 (25.76%) .NET
18 16 (24.24%) C++
18 16 (24.24%) Ansible
18 16 (24.24%) nginx
19 15 (22.73%) CentOS
19 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 15 (22.73%) Vagrant
19 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
19 15 (22.73%) Salt

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 16 (24.24%) nginx
2 14 (21.21%) IIS
3 12 (18.18%) Apache
3 12 (18.18%) ColdFusion
3 12 (18.18%) OpenStack
4 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (6.06%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 34 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.06%) Loggly
5 3 (4.55%) SaaS
6 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) DNS
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
1 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
1 3 (4.55%) IPv6
1 3 (4.55%) PPP
2 2 (3.03%) AMQP
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.61%) Redis
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
4 4 (6.06%) InfluxDB
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.52%) HBase
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
2 15 (22.73%) Vagrant
3 11 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (6.06%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.06%) Selenium
7 3 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) POSIX
3 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.06%) Behat
3 4 (6.06%) Django
3 4 (6.06%) Lucene
3 4 (6.06%) pytest
3 4 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (6.06%) Symfony
3 4 (6.06%) Web Services
4 3 (4.55%) Node.js
5 2 (3.03%) LAMP
5 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 9 (13.64%) Life Science
4 4 (6.06%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.55%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.55%) PKI
5 3 (4.55%) Smart Home
6 2 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.03%) User Experience
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (89.39%) Linux
2 25 (37.88%) Windows
3 15 (22.73%) CentOS
3 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
5 12 (18.18%) Unix
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.06%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) DevOps
2 24 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 21 (31.82%) Artificial Intelligence
4 20 (30.30%) Machine Learning
5 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (18.18%) Reinforcement Learning
8 11 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 10 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (13.64%) Low Latency
11 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
12 5 (7.58%) SDLC
12 5 (7.58%) Test Management
13 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (6.06%) BDD
13 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (6.06%) Open Source
13 4 (6.06%) TDD
14 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 48 (72.73%) Python
2 43 (65.15%) Bash Shell
3 41 (62.12%) Perl
4 35 (53.03%) Java
5 20 (30.30%) Ruby
6 16 (24.24%) C++
7 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.06%) C#
9 4 (6.06%) PHP
10 1 (1.52%) C
10 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) SQL
10 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Degree
2 17 (25.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.03%) LPIC
System Software
1 34 (51.52%) Docker
2 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (21.21%) KVM
4 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 41 (62.12%) Puppet
3 18 (27.27%) Grafana
4 16 (24.24%) Ansible
5 15 (22.73%) Salt
6 13 (19.70%) Munin
6 13 (19.70%) ZABBIX
7 12 (18.18%) Packer
8 8 (12.12%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.52%) Consul
9 1 (1.52%) Graphite
9 1 (1.52%) Kibana
9 1 (1.52%) logstash
9 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) VMware
2 5 (7.58%) Perforce
3 4 (6.06%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco
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