Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 125 116
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 51 54 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.45% 1.70% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.75% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 31
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £67,000 £51,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,019 3,085 2,160
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.04% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,515 2,292 1,833
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,350 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019, 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 51 (100.00%) DevOps
2 40 (78.43%) Linux
3 29 (56.86%) Python
4 28 (54.90%) Ansible
5 26 (50.98%) Puppet
6 24 (47.06%) Docker
7 23 (45.10%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
8 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
9 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (31.37%) Artificial Intelligence
10 16 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (29.41%) Machine Learning
11 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
13 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
14 11 (21.57%) Unix
14 11 (21.57%) Windows
15 10 (19.61%) Gradle
16 9 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
16 9 (17.65%) TeamCity
16 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
16 9 (17.65%) Maven
16 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
17 8 (15.69%) Prometheus
18 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 7 (13.73%) Build Automation
18 7 (13.73%) Dependency Management
18 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
18 7 (13.73%) Subversion

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 5 (9.80%) IIS
1 5 (9.80%) JBoss
1 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
1 5 (9.80%) WildFly
2 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) Traefik
Cloud Services
1 23 (45.10%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) IPv6
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
3 10 (19.61%) Gradle
4 9 (17.65%) Maven
4 9 (17.65%) TeamCity
5 7 (13.73%) Subversion
6 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.96%) Clang
7 1 (1.96%) CMake
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) JUnit
7 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Law
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) OAuth
2 1 (1.96%) OpenID
2 1 (1.96%) POSIX
2 1 (1.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (78.43%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Unix
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.92%) CoreOS
4 2 (3.92%) Debian
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) DevOps
2 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (29.41%) Machine Learning
6 7 (13.73%) Build Automation
6 7 (13.73%) Dependency Management
7 6 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (9.80%) Decision-Making
8 5 (9.80%) Reinforcement Learning
9 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineering
10 2 (3.92%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (3.92%) Biology
10 2 (3.92%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.92%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (3.92%) Informatics
10 2 (3.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Python
2 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.80%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) AWS Certification
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (54.90%) Ansible
2 26 (50.98%) Puppet
3 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
4 16 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (15.69%) Prometheus
6 5 (9.80%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (9.80%) Terraform
7 4 (7.84%) Grafana
8 2 (3.92%) Salt
9 1 (1.96%) Munin
9 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco
2 6 (11.76%) HP
2 6 (11.76%) Juniper
3 5 (9.80%) Splunk
4 3 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) VMware