Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 115 109
Rank change year-on-year +29 -6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 55 62 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.65% 2.00% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.05% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 40
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,000 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 1,998 3,030 2,194
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 97.55% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,588 2,312 1,826
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.51%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 55 (100.00%) DevOps
2 44 (80.00%) Linux
3 32 (58.18%) Python
4 30 (54.55%) Ansible
5 27 (49.09%) Docker
6 25 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (41.82%) Kubernetes
8 22 (40.00%) Puppet
9 18 (32.73%) Artificial Intelligence
10 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
11 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (27.27%) Machine Learning
12 12 (21.82%) Unix
13 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
14 10 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
15 9 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
16 8 (14.55%) Splunk
17 7 (12.73%) Windows
18 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
18 6 (10.91%) Cloud Computing
18 6 (10.91%) Gradle
18 6 (10.91%) Decision-Making
18 6 (10.91%) Reinforcement Learning
18 6 (10.91%) Docker Swarm
18 6 (10.91%) Prometheus
19 5 (9.09%) Network Monitoring

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 4 (7.27%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.45%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Traefik
4 1 (1.82%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 25 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (7.27%) Amazon S3
4 4 (7.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (5.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (3.64%) GitHub
6 2 (3.64%) IaaS
7 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.64%) DHCP
3 2 (3.64%) FTP
3 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.64%) ICMP
3 2 (3.64%) IMAP
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) IPsec
3 2 (3.64%) OpenVPN
3 2 (3.64%) POP3
3 2 (3.64%) SMTP
3 2 (3.64%) SNMP
3 2 (3.64%) SSH
3 2 (3.64%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) Telnet
3 2 (3.64%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.82%) HBase
4 1 (1.82%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.91%) Gradle
4 3 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.45%) Clang
4 3 (5.45%) CMake
4 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.45%) JIRA
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.64%) Maven
5 2 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.64%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.82%) GitLab
6 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Law
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) POSIX
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
2 2 (3.64%) RESTful
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) YAML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) Kafka
3 1 (1.82%) OAuth
3 1 (1.82%) OpenID
3 1 (1.82%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Unix
3 7 (12.73%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.45%) CentOS
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.64%) Android
6 2 (3.64%) CoreOS
6 2 (3.64%) Debian
6 2 (3.64%) Solaris
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (32.73%) Artificial Intelligence
3 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
4 15 (27.27%) Machine Learning
5 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (10.91%) Decision-Making
8 6 (10.91%) Reinforcement Learning
9 5 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (7.27%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
11 3 (5.45%) Release Management
12 2 (3.64%) Biology
12 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.64%) High Availability
12 2 (3.64%) Informatics
12 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) Python
2 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.27%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) Perl
5 4 (7.27%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) SQL
8 1 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Docker
2 3 (5.45%) VirtualBox
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Samba
4 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (54.55%) Ansible
2 23 (41.82%) Kubernetes
3 22 (40.00%) Puppet
4 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (10.91%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (10.91%) Prometheus
6 5 (9.09%) Terraform
7 2 (3.64%) Nagios
7 2 (3.64%) Rancher
7 2 (3.64%) Salt
7 2 (3.64%) Sysdig
7 2 (3.64%) vRealize
8 1 (1.82%) Grafana
8 1 (1.82%) Munin
8 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Splunk
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco
2 5 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (5.45%) Google
3 3 (5.45%) Juniper
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.64%) BMC
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) Intel
4 2 (3.64%) New Relic
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.64%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.82%) Atlassian