Period
to 21 May 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £53,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 72 70
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.29% 0.54% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 0.56% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Cheltenham median annual salary £53,500 - £45,000
10th Percentile £47,125 - £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 - £54,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £53,500 £58,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.76% +16.00% +11.11%

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 469 531 448
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 94.99% 92.56%
Number of salaries quoted 367 458 375
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,875 £21,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,375 £63,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -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 21 May 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 21 May 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 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Docker
3 7 (63.64%) Puppet
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) Nagios
4 5 (45.45%) Subversion
4 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Build Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) CentOS
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) Check_MK
4 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
4 5 (45.45%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (45.45%) Grafana
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Clustering
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving

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 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Stack
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) MQTT
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Build Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Runbook
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Check_MK
2 5 (45.45%) Grafana
2 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (45.45%) Nagios
3 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft