Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 143 121
Rank change year-on-year +26 -22 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 60 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.94% 1.67% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.72% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 51
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +2.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.90% +0.91% +22.22%

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 2,998 4,192 3,371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.05% 97.31% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,166 3,200 2,798
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,195 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.43% - +2.51%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +37 56 £55,000 +10.00% 16
DevOps Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 60 (100.00%) DevOps
2 43 (71.67%) Linux
3 32 (53.33%) Python
4 29 (48.33%) Ansible
5 27 (45.00%) Puppet
6 26 (43.33%) Docker
7 23 (38.33%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (38.33%) Configuration Management
8 22 (36.67%) Kubernetes
9 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
11 18 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 16 (26.67%) Machine Learning
13 15 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
14 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (21.67%) Windows
15 12 (20.00%) Unix
15 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
16 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (18.33%) Greenfield Project
17 10 (16.67%) TeamCity
18 9 (15.00%) Gradle
18 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
18 9 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
18 9 (15.00%) Prometheus
19 8 (13.33%) Finance
20 7 (11.67%) Cloud Computing
20 7 (11.67%) Splunk

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 4 (6.67%) IIS
1 4 (6.67%) JBoss
1 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.67%) WildFly
2 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) Traefik
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.67%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
5 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) DNS
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) IPv6
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.67%) HBase
5 1 (1.67%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 9 (15.00%) Gradle
5 6 (10.00%) Maven
5 6 (10.00%) Subversion
6 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.33%) Clang
7 2 (3.33%) CMake
7 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.33%) JUnit
7 2 (3.33%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.67%) GitLab
8 1 (1.67%) JIRA
8 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Games
2 2 (3.33%) Law
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
1 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.33%) POSIX
3 2 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) Kafka
4 1 (1.67%) OAuth
4 1 (1.67%) OpenID
4 1 (1.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 43 (71.67%) Linux
2 13 (21.67%) Windows
3 12 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.33%) CoreOS
5 2 (3.33%) Debian
6 1 (1.67%) CentOS
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (38.33%) Configuration Management
3 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 16 (26.67%) Machine Learning
6 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (11.67%) Decision-Making
8 7 (11.67%) Reinforcement Learning
9 5 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.67%) Build Automation
10 4 (6.67%) Capital Modelling
10 4 (6.67%) Dependency Management
10 4 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
10 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
12 2 (3.33%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Python
2 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.33%) C#
5 4 (6.67%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 26 (43.33%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) KVM
3 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (48.33%) Ansible
2 27 (45.00%) Puppet
3 22 (36.67%) Kubernetes
4 15 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (15.00%) Prometheus
6 7 (11.67%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (8.33%) Terraform
8 3 (5.00%) Grafana
9 2 (3.33%) Salt
10 1 (1.67%) Munin
10 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Splunk
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco
3 5 (8.33%) HP
3 5 (8.33%) Juniper
4 3 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.67%) VMware