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The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 71 43 50
Rank change year-on-year -28 +7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 328 328 288
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.09% 6.11% 4.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 6.60% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 311 311 267
10th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £55,750
25th Percentile £68,125 £65,625 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £82,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,000 £103,500
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 7,432 4,970 5,725
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.66% 92.62% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,638 4,421 5,020
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,450
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in the City of London

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in the City of London

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in the City of London

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the City of London region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge -5 1 £85,000 -
Moorgate - 1 £95,000 -
DevOps Engineer
Central London

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 328 (100.00%) DevOps
2 239 (72.87%) Terraform
3 233 (71.04%) CI/CD
4 224 (68.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 207 (63.11%) Kubernetes
6 191 (58.23%) AWS
7 184 (56.10%) Python
8 182 (55.49%) Docker
9 118 (35.98%) Azure
10 113 (34.45%) Jenkins
11 83 (25.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 83 (25.30%) Serverless
12 81 (24.70%) Bash
13 76 (23.17%) Java
14 70 (21.34%) Fintech
15 66 (20.12%) GCP
16 57 (17.38%) Linux
17 51 (15.55%) Puppet
18 50 (15.24%) TeamCity
19 49 (14.94%) PowerShell
20 45 (13.72%) Ansible
21 44 (13.41%) Octopus Deploy
21 44 (13.41%) Git (software)
22 41 (12.50%) Agile
23 38 (11.59%) GitHub
24 36 (10.98%) Retail
24 36 (10.98%) E-Commerce
25 33 (10.06%) Azure DevOps
25 33 (10.06%) Finance
26 32 (9.76%) OO

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.91%) Confluence
2 3 (0.91%) nginx
2 3 (0.91%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.30%) Apache TomEE
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.30%) IIS
3 1 (0.30%) JBoss
3 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Maple
1 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 191 (58.23%) AWS
2 118 (35.98%) Azure
3 83 (25.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 83 (25.30%) Serverless
4 66 (20.12%) GCP
5 38 (11.59%) GitHub
6 33 (10.06%) Azure DevOps
7 21 (6.40%) AWS Lambda
8 20 (6.10%) SaaS
9 17 (5.18%) Amazon ECS
10 14 (4.27%) Amazon EKS
10 14 (4.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 13 (3.96%) PaaS
12 11 (3.35%) OpenShift
13 10 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (3.05%) Amazon S3
14 7 (2.13%) IaaS
15 6 (1.83%) Azure AKS
15 6 (1.83%) Datadog
16 3 (0.91%) Google Kubernetes Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.13%) Network Security
2 6 (1.83%) Firewall
3 5 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.61%) AMQP
4 2 (0.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) Junos
5 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (2.74%) Hadoop
2 8 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (2.13%) Redis
4 5 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.52%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.22%) Big Data
5 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.91%) ArangoDB
6 3 (0.91%) MySQL
7 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.30%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.30%) Flink
Development Applications
1 113 (34.45%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.24%) TeamCity
3 44 (13.41%) Git (software)
3 44 (13.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 23 (7.01%) GitLab
5 10 (3.05%) CircleCI
6 8 (2.44%) JIRA
7 7 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.83%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.83%) Gradle
8 6 (1.83%) Maven
9 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.22%) Travis CI
10 3 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.91%) Subversion
11 2 (0.61%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.61%) JUnit
11 2 (0.61%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.30%) Spock
12 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (10.98%) Retail
2 33 (10.06%) Finance
3 27 (8.23%) Social Skills
4 15 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.66%) Tech for Good
6 11 (3.35%) Banking
7 9 (2.74%) Publishing
8 7 (2.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 5 (1.52%) Documentation Skills
9 5 (1.52%) Police
10 3 (0.91%) Advertising
10 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.91%) Law
10 3 (0.91%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.61%) Presentation Skills
11 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
12 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.57%) .NET
1 15 (4.57%) Kafka
2 12 (3.66%) ARM Templates
3 8 (2.44%) Spring
4 5 (1.52%) EJB
4 5 (1.52%) HTML
4 5 (1.52%) Java EE
4 5 (1.52%) JDBC
4 5 (1.52%) JSF
4 5 (1.52%) JSP
4 5 (1.52%) Node.js
4 5 (1.52%) ODBC
4 5 (1.52%) SOAP
4 5 (1.52%) XML
5 4 (1.22%) YAML
6 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.91%) JSON
6 3 (0.91%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.91%) Spring Boot
7 2 (0.61%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.01%) Cloud Native
2 19 (5.79%) Blockchain
3 15 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.74%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.13%) Educational Technology
6 5 (1.52%) Cyberattack
6 5 (1.52%) Cybercrime
6 5 (1.52%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.61%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.61%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.61%) NHS
8 2 (0.61%) Sports Betting
8 2 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.30%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.38%) Linux
2 19 (5.79%) Windows
3 9 (2.74%) CentOS
4 6 (1.83%) Android
4 6 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.30%) Unix
8 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (100.00%) DevOps
2 233 (71.04%) CI/CD
3 224 (68.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 70 (21.34%) Fintech
5 41 (12.50%) Agile
6 36 (10.98%) E-Commerce
7 32 (9.76%) OO
8 30 (9.15%) Machine Learning
8 30 (9.15%) Platform Engineering
9 26 (7.93%) Data Science
10 25 (7.62%) Decision-Making
11 23 (7.01%) Analytics
11 23 (7.01%) Re-Platforming
12 20 (6.10%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 19 (5.79%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (5.18%) Infrastructure Automation
15 16 (4.88%) Mentoring
15 16 (4.88%) Software Engineering
16 15 (4.57%) Continuous Delivery
17 13 (3.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (56.10%) Python
2 81 (24.70%) Bash
3 76 (23.17%) Java
4 49 (14.94%) PowerShell
5 26 (7.93%) Go
6 21 (6.40%) C#
7 15 (4.57%) SQL
8 13 (3.96%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.66%) C++
10 6 (1.83%) Scala
10 6 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.52%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.52%) R
12 4 (1.22%) C
12 4 (1.22%) Ruby
13 3 (0.91%) Perl
14 2 (0.61%) Groovy
14 2 (0.61%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (3.66%) AWS Certification
2 7 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.22%) Degree
4 1 (0.30%) CCNA
4 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.30%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.35%) QA
2 4 (1.22%) SLA
3 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 182 (55.49%) Docker
2 3 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (0.91%) vSphere
3 1 (0.30%) KVM
3 1 (0.30%) LXC
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 239 (72.87%) Terraform
2 207 (63.11%) Kubernetes
3 51 (15.55%) Puppet
4 45 (13.72%) Ansible
5 9 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.52%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.91%) Grafana
7 3 (0.91%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.61%) Packer
8 2 (0.61%) Salt
9 1 (0.30%) Argo
9 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.30%) Istio
9 1 (0.30%) Kibana
9 1 (0.30%) Nessus
9 1 (0.30%) SELinux
9 1 (0.30%) StatsD
Vendors
1 18 (5.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle
3 8 (2.44%) Google
3 8 (2.44%) New Relic
4 5 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.22%) VMware
6 3 (0.91%) F5
7 2 (0.61%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.61%) Kofax
7 2 (0.61%) Twitter
7 2 (0.61%) Veracode
8 1 (0.30%) Black Duck
8 1 (0.30%) Coverity
8 1 (0.30%) Juniper
8 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.30%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.30%) Zuora