Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 24 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 137 128
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 71 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.89% 1.78% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.83% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 50
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,350 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +15.79% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,600 3,554 3,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 97.53% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,380 2,744 2,872
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Cambridgeshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Cambridgeshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Cambridgeshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +15 63 £56,250 +12.50% 19
Peterborough - 5 - - 2
DevOps Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 71 (100.00%) DevOps
2 52 (73.24%) Linux
3 43 (60.56%) Python
4 37 (52.11%) Docker
5 35 (49.30%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (45.07%) Ansible
7 31 (43.66%) Puppet
8 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
8 28 (39.44%) Kubernetes
9 25 (35.21%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (26.76%) Bash Shell
12 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
12 18 (25.35%) Finance
13 16 (22.54%) CentOS
13 16 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (21.13%) IaaS
14 15 (21.13%) Splunk
15 14 (19.72%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (19.72%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (19.72%) Windows
16 13 (18.31%) Cisco
16 13 (18.31%) HP
16 13 (18.31%) PowerShell
16 13 (18.31%) Artificial Intelligence
17 12 (16.90%) Degree
17 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (16.90%) VirtualBox

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (16.90%) OpenStack
2 11 (15.49%) Confluence
3 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
3 10 (14.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 35 (49.30%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.13%) IaaS
3 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (14.08%) GitHub
5 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon S3
7 3 (4.23%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (4.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.82%) NuGet
9 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) DNS
1 11 (15.49%) HTTP
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (14.08%) DHCP
2 10 (14.08%) FTP
2 10 (14.08%) HTTPS
2 10 (14.08%) ICMP
2 10 (14.08%) IMAP
2 10 (14.08%) IPsec
2 10 (14.08%) OpenVPN
2 10 (14.08%) POP3
2 10 (14.08%) SMTP
2 10 (14.08%) SNMP
2 10 (14.08%) SSH
2 10 (14.08%) SSL
2 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.08%) Telnet
2 10 (14.08%) WPA2
3 3 (4.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) MongoDB
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.23%) MySQL
5 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.41%) HBase
6 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Redis
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.49%) JIRA
3 10 (14.08%) Gerrit
3 10 (14.08%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (12.68%) TeamCity
4 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (11.27%) Subversion
6 5 (7.04%) GoCD
6 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.63%) Gradle
8 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (4.23%) Clang
8 3 (4.23%) CMake
8 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.23%) JUnit
9 2 (2.82%) Travis CI
9 2 (2.82%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.41%) GitLab
10 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Law
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) Middleware
1 10 (14.08%) RESTful
1 10 (14.08%) SOAP
1 10 (14.08%) Web Services
1 10 (14.08%) YAML
2 8 (11.27%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) .NET Framework
3 5 (7.04%) Node.js
4 3 (4.23%) POSIX
5 1 (1.41%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.41%) Kafka
5 1 (1.41%) OAuth
5 1 (1.41%) OpenID
5 1 (1.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 52 (73.24%) Linux
2 16 (22.54%) CentOS
2 16 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (19.72%) Windows
4 12 (16.90%) Unix
5 10 (14.08%) Android
5 10 (14.08%) Solaris
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Debian
6 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (19.72%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (18.31%) Artificial Intelligence
5 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.49%) Machine Learning
6 11 (15.49%) Release Management
7 10 (14.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 10 (14.08%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (14.08%) High Availability
7 10 (14.08%) Integration Testing
7 10 (14.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (14.08%) Project Management
7 10 (14.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (14.08%) Runbook
7 10 (14.08%) SDLC
8 9 (12.68%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (60.56%) Python
2 19 (26.76%) Bash Shell
3 13 (18.31%) PowerShell
4 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.49%) PHP
6 10 (14.08%) SQL
7 9 (12.68%) Perl
8 7 (9.86%) Ruby
9 5 (7.04%) Go
10 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.23%) Java
12 2 (2.82%) C#
13 1 (1.41%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 37 (52.11%) Docker
2 12 (16.90%) VirtualBox
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.08%) Samba
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) KVM
4 2 (2.82%) Xen
5 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 32 (45.07%) Ansible
2 31 (43.66%) Puppet
3 28 (39.44%) Kubernetes
4 25 (35.21%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (14.08%) Nagios
5 10 (14.08%) Rancher
5 10 (14.08%) Sysdig
5 10 (14.08%) vRealize
6 8 (11.27%) Terraform
7 7 (9.86%) Salt
8 6 (8.45%) Grafana
8 6 (8.45%) Munin
8 6 (8.45%) ZABBIX
9 5 (7.04%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (7.04%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Splunk
2 13 (18.31%) Cisco
2 13 (18.31%) HP
3 12 (16.90%) VMware
4 10 (14.08%) AppDynamics
4 10 (14.08%) BMC
4 10 (14.08%) IBM
4 10 (14.08%) Intel
4 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.08%) New Relic
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle
4 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
4 10 (14.08%) ServiceNow
4 10 (14.08%) WorldPay
5 3 (4.23%) Juniper
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.41%) Google