Period
to 19 November 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 19 November 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 46 67
Rank change year-on-year -16 +21 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 18 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.62% 4.13% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 4.30% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 8
Cheltenham median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% +22.67%
10th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £39,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £53,200
Gloucestershire median annual salary £53,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +18.89% -2.17% +2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 654 605 464
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 96.03% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 444 484 398
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,750 £18,725 £23,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cheltenham region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Python
2 17 (94.44%) Puppet
3 16 (88.89%) Docker
4 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
4 13 (72.22%) Bash Shell
5 11 (61.11%) Kubernetes
6 10 (55.56%) Build Automation
6 10 (55.56%) Elastic Stack
6 10 (55.56%) Grafana
6 10 (55.56%) Check_MK
6 10 (55.56%) CentOS
6 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
6 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
6 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
6 10 (55.56%) Nagios
6 10 (55.56%) Subversion
7 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (22.22%) SaaS
9 4 (22.22%) Go
9 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
9 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Electronics
9 4 (22.22%) Telecoms

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 3 (16.67%) AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
2 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (55.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
1 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) CentOS
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) Build Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 13 (72.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) Go
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 11 (61.11%) Kubernetes
3 10 (55.56%) Check_MK
3 10 (55.56%) Grafana
3 10 (55.56%) Nagios
4 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Google