Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 106 111
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 62 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.00% 1.80% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 1.85% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 35
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £66,875 £57,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3021 2218 2768
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.41% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 1852 2396
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 24 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 Cambridge region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) DevOps
2 56 (90.32%) Linux
3 46 (74.19%) Python
4 29 (46.77%) Perl
5 28 (45.16%) Puppet
6 25 (40.32%) Configuration Management
6 25 (40.32%) Degree
7 24 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (37.10%) Bash Shell
9 22 (35.48%) Jenkins
10 21 (33.87%) Docker
10 21 (33.87%) Machine Learning
11 17 (27.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (27.42%) Ansible
12 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
13 15 (24.19%) Ubuntu
13 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
14 13 (20.97%) Artificial Intelligence
14 13 (20.97%) PHP
14 13 (20.97%) Unix
15 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
15 12 (19.35%) Wireless
15 12 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (16.13%) Kubernetes
16 10 (16.13%) VMware
16 10 (16.13%) Windows
16 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
17 9 (14.52%) Web Services

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 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) nginx
1 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.61%) Heroku
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) Wireless
2 5 (8.06%) Network Security
2 5 (8.06%) SMS
3 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.23%) DHCP
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (3.23%) Firewall
4 2 (3.23%) OpenVPN
4 2 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Big Data
1 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.06%) HBase
2 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.90%) TeamCity
4 7 (11.29%) Maven
5 5 (8.06%) GitLab
6 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.23%) Buildbot
6 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) git-flow
7 1 (1.61%) GoCD
General
1 2 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) Web Services
2 5 (8.06%) Kafka
3 2 (3.23%) POSIX
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) Fintech
3 3 (4.84%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 56 (90.32%) Linux
2 17 (27.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (24.19%) Ubuntu
4 13 (20.97%) Unix
5 10 (16.13%) Windows
6 8 (12.90%) CentOS
7 5 (8.06%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.23%) Android
8 2 (3.23%) Debian
9 1 (1.61%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (40.32%) Configuration Management
3 24 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (33.87%) Machine Learning
5 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
6 13 (20.97%) Artificial Intelligence
7 12 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.29%) Build Automation
9 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
9 6 (9.68%) Reinforcement Learning
10 5 (8.06%) Scrum
11 4 (6.45%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (6.45%) SDLC
11 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.84%) Load Balancing
13 2 (3.23%) Coaching
13 2 (3.23%) Release Management
13 2 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) Python
2 29 (46.77%) Perl
3 23 (37.10%) Bash Shell
4 13 (20.97%) PHP
5 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.90%) Java
7 5 (8.06%) SQL
8 4 (6.45%) C++
8 4 (6.45%) Ruby
9 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.23%) Lua
10 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.61%) C
11 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Docker
2 5 (8.06%) Apache Flume
2 5 (8.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) Firmware
4 2 (3.23%) KVM
4 2 (3.23%) NFS
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (45.16%) Puppet
2 24 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (27.42%) Ansible
4 10 (16.13%) Kubernetes
5 6 (9.68%) Salt
5 6 (9.68%) ZABBIX
6 5 (8.06%) Grafana
6 5 (8.06%) Munin
6 5 (8.06%) Oozie
7 4 (6.45%) Terraform
8 3 (4.84%) Nagios
9 1 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
1 10 (16.13%) VMware
2 5 (8.06%) Cisco
3 2 (3.23%) Perforce
3 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.61%) Google