Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 122 139
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 76 52 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 1.49% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.53% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 42
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £65,125 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 4119 3394 3909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.19% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3164 2823 3380
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 64 £50,000 +11.11% 9
DevOps Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) DevOps
2 60 (78.95%) Python
3 58 (76.32%) Linux
4 34 (44.74%) Jenkins
5 31 (40.79%) Perl
6 29 (38.16%) Puppet
7 26 (34.21%) Degree
7 26 (34.21%) Configuration Management
8 25 (32.89%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (31.58%) Bash Shell
9 24 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (31.58%) Wireless
10 22 (28.95%) Machine Learning
10 22 (28.95%) Docker
11 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (22.37%) Ansible
13 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
14 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
14 15 (19.74%) Ubuntu
15 14 (18.42%) Artificial Intelligence
15 14 (18.42%) Firmware
15 14 (18.42%) Unix
15 14 (18.42%) Android
16 13 (17.11%) PHP
17 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
17 12 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
18 11 (14.47%) VMware
19 10 (13.16%) Windows
19 10 (13.16%) Red Hat

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 1 (1.32%) IIS
1 1 (1.32%) nginx
1 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.63%) GitHub
5 1 (1.32%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.32%) Heroku
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) Wireless
2 5 (6.58%) Network Security
2 5 (6.58%) SMS
3 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.63%) DHCP
4 2 (2.63%) DNS
4 2 (2.63%) Firewall
4 2 (2.63%) OpenVPN
4 2 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Big Data
1 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
1 5 (6.58%) HBase
2 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (44.74%) Jenkins
2 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 7 (9.21%) Maven
5 5 (6.58%) GitLab
6 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.63%) Buildbot
6 2 (2.63%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.63%) Subversion
7 1 (1.32%) git-flow
7 1 (1.32%) GoCD
General
1 2 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) Web Services
2 5 (6.58%) Kafka
3 2 (2.63%) POSIX
4 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.26%) Fintech
3 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 58 (76.32%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (19.74%) Ubuntu
4 14 (18.42%) Android
4 14 (18.42%) Unix
5 10 (13.16%) Windows
6 9 (11.84%) CentOS
7 5 (6.58%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.63%) Debian
9 1 (1.32%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) DevOps
2 26 (34.21%) Configuration Management
3 24 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (28.95%) Machine Learning
5 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 14 (18.42%) Artificial Intelligence
7 12 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (9.21%) Build Automation
8 7 (9.21%) Mathematics
9 6 (7.89%) Reinforcement Learning
10 5 (6.58%) Scrum
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (5.26%) SDLC
11 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
12 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
13 2 (2.63%) Coaching
13 2 (2.63%) Release Management
13 2 (2.63%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (78.95%) Python
2 31 (40.79%) Perl
3 24 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 13 (17.11%) PHP
5 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.53%) Java
7 5 (6.58%) SQL
8 4 (5.26%) C++
8 4 (5.26%) Ruby
9 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.63%) Lua
10 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.32%) C
11 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) Docker
2 14 (18.42%) Firmware
3 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.58%) Apache Flume
4 5 (6.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.63%) KVM
5 2 (2.63%) NFS
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (38.16%) Puppet
2 25 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (22.37%) Ansible
4 10 (13.16%) Kubernetes
5 7 (9.21%) Salt
5 7 (9.21%) ZABBIX
6 6 (7.89%) Grafana
6 6 (7.89%) Munin
7 5 (6.58%) Oozie
8 4 (5.26%) Terraform
9 3 (3.95%) Nagios
10 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) VMware
2 10 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.58%) Cisco
4 2 (2.63%) Perforce
4 2 (2.63%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.32%) Google