Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 112 103
Rank change year-on-year +20 -9 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 62 63 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.61% 2.38% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 2.43% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 43
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +4.28%
10th Percentile £42,300 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +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 2,284 2,593 2,295
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 98.00% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 2,007 1,901
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) DevOps
2 46 (74.19%) Linux
3 37 (59.68%) Python
4 32 (51.61%) Docker
5 31 (50.00%) Ansible
6 29 (46.77%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (46.77%) Puppet
7 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
8 24 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (37.10%) Kubernetes
10 18 (29.03%) Bash Shell
11 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (25.81%) CentOS
12 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (24.19%) Splunk
13 15 (24.19%) Finance
13 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
14 14 (22.58%) Network Monitoring
15 13 (20.97%) Windows
15 13 (20.97%) Cisco
15 13 (20.97%) HP
15 13 (20.97%) Artificial Intelligence
16 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (19.35%) VirtualBox
16 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
16 12 (19.35%) Unix
16 12 (19.35%) VMware
16 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
16 12 (19.35%) OpenStack
17 11 (17.74%) Machine Learning

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 12 (19.35%) OpenStack
2 11 (17.74%) Confluence
3 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
3 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.61%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 29 (46.77%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.13%) GitHub
2 10 (16.13%) IaaS
3 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (8.06%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.84%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.23%) NuGet
8 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) DNS
1 11 (17.74%) HTTP
2 10 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (16.13%) DHCP
2 10 (16.13%) FTP
2 10 (16.13%) HTTPS
2 10 (16.13%) ICMP
2 10 (16.13%) IMAP
2 10 (16.13%) IPsec
2 10 (16.13%) OpenVPN
2 10 (16.13%) POP3
2 10 (16.13%) SMTP
2 10 (16.13%) SNMP
2 10 (16.13%) SSH
2 10 (16.13%) SSL
2 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.13%) Telnet
2 10 (16.13%) WPA2
3 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
3 10 (16.13%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.61%) HBase
6 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Redis
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) JIRA
3 10 (16.13%) Gerrit
3 10 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (9.68%) Subversion
4 6 (9.68%) TeamCity
4 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.45%) Gradle
7 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.84%) Clang
7 3 (4.84%) CMake
7 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.84%) JUnit
8 2 (3.23%) Travis CI
8 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.61%) GitLab
9 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Law
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Middleware
1 10 (16.13%) RESTful
1 10 (16.13%) SOAP
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
1 10 (16.13%) YAML
2 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.84%) POSIX
4 1 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) Kafka
4 1 (1.61%) OAuth
4 1 (1.61%) OpenID
4 1 (1.61%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (74.19%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) CentOS
2 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (20.97%) Windows
4 12 (19.35%) Unix
5 10 (16.13%) Android
5 10 (16.13%) Solaris
5 10 (16.13%) Windows Server
5 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (20.97%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (17.74%) Machine Learning
5 11 (17.74%) Release Management
6 10 (16.13%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 10 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (16.13%) High Availability
6 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (16.13%) Project Management
6 10 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (16.13%) Runbook
6 10 (16.13%) SDLC
7 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (14.52%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (11.29%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) Python
2 18 (29.03%) Bash Shell
3 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
4 10 (16.13%) PHP
4 10 (16.13%) SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Perl
6 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.84%) Java
8 2 (3.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) AWK
9 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Docker
2 12 (19.35%) VirtualBox
2 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.13%) Samba
4 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) KVM
4 2 (3.23%) Xen
5 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 31 (50.00%) Ansible
2 29 (46.77%) Puppet
3 24 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (37.10%) Kubernetes
5 10 (16.13%) Nagios
5 10 (16.13%) Rancher
5 10 (16.13%) Sysdig
5 10 (16.13%) vRealize
6 7 (11.29%) Salt
7 6 (9.68%) Grafana
7 6 (9.68%) Munin
7 6 (9.68%) ZABBIX
8 5 (8.06%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (8.06%) Prometheus
9 3 (4.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Splunk
2 13 (20.97%) Cisco
2 13 (20.97%) HP
3 12 (19.35%) VMware
4 10 (16.13%) AppDynamics
4 10 (16.13%) BMC
4 10 (16.13%) IBM
4 10 (16.13%) Intel
4 10 (16.13%) New Relic
4 10 (16.13%) Oracle
4 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 10 (16.13%) ServiceNow
4 10 (16.13%) WorldPay
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.84%) Juniper
7 1 (1.61%) Atlassian