The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 119 135 248
Rank change year-on-year +16 +113  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 104 140 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.05% 1.98% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.07% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 93 129 62
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +13.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4868 6762 9714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.63% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 6044 8273
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in the City of London

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in the City of London

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 City of London region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 210 (100.00%) DevOps
2 151 (71.90%) Linux
3 136 (64.76%) Puppet
4 130 (61.90%) Python
5 112 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
6 106 (50.48%) Ansible
7 105 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
8 97 (46.19%) Jenkins
9 81 (38.57%) Docker
10 79 (37.62%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (35.71%) Configuration Management
12 74 (35.24%) Ruby
12 74 (35.24%) Bash Shell
13 71 (33.81%) Git (software)
13 71 (33.81%) Java
14 65 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
15 45 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
16 44 (20.95%) Windows
17 35 (16.67%) Terraform
18 33 (15.71%) Subversion
19 32 (15.24%) Finance
19 32 (15.24%) Perl
19 32 (15.24%) JIRA
20 31 (14.76%) Ubuntu
20 31 (14.76%) Node.js
20 31 (14.76%) Kubernetes
21 30 (14.29%) Apache
22 29 (13.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 28 (13.33%) MySQL
24 26 (12.38%) Build Automation

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 30 (14.29%) Apache
2 18 (8.57%) IIS
3 16 (7.62%) OpenStack
4 14 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.76%) Apache Spark
5 10 (4.76%) Confluence
6 8 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (2.86%) JBoss
7 6 (2.86%) nginx
7 6 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.38%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.38%) CloudStack
8 5 (2.38%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.48%) CMS
10 1 (0.48%) Drupal
10 1 (0.48%) Jetty
10 1 (0.48%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.43%) GNU Octave
2 2 (0.95%) HipChat
2 2 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (4.76%) Amazon S3
6 9 (4.29%) PaaS
7 8 (3.81%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (3.33%) GitHub
9 6 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (2.86%) IaaS
10 5 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.38%) Datadog
10 5 (2.38%) Heroku
10 5 (2.38%) Route 53
11 4 (1.90%) SaaS
12 3 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (1.43%) Bluemix
12 3 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.19%) Firewall
2 10 (4.76%) Internet
3 4 (1.90%) DNS
3 4 (1.90%) HTTP
3 4 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.90%) Network Security
3 4 (1.90%) SAN
4 3 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.95%) LDAP
5 2 (0.95%) VPN
6 1 (0.48%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.48%) DHCP
6 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.48%) ICMP
6 1 (0.48%) Intranet
6 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.48%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.48%) SMTP
6 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.33%) MySQL
2 20 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 13 (6.19%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.19%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.76%) Redis
6 9 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.81%) Big Data
7 8 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.43%) Blockchain
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Server
11 2 (0.95%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.48%) DataStax
12 1 (0.48%) HBase
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 97 (46.19%) Jenkins
2 71 (33.81%) Git (software)
3 33 (15.71%) Subversion
4 32 (15.24%) JIRA
5 22 (10.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (7.14%) git-flow
7 14 (6.67%) Maven
8 13 (6.19%) TeamCity
8 13 (6.19%) Travis CI
9 9 (4.29%) Vagrant
10 7 (3.33%) FishEye
10 7 (3.33%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.38%) Selenium
12 4 (1.90%) GoCD
12 4 (1.90%) Gradle
12 4 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.43%) Bitbucket
13 3 (1.43%) CruiseControl
14 2 (0.95%) JUnit
14 2 (0.95%) Xcode
General
1 32 (15.24%) Finance
2 11 (5.24%) Games
3 10 (4.76%) Front Office
4 7 (3.33%) Banking
4 7 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.86%) Marketing
6 5 (2.38%) Retail
7 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.43%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.95%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.76%) Node.js
2 21 (10.00%) .NET
3 20 (9.52%) LAMP
4 18 (8.57%) Web Services
5 10 (4.76%) Sensu
6 9 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (3.81%) Kafka
7 8 (3.81%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (1.90%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (1.90%) CSS
9 4 (1.90%) Middleware
10 3 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (1.43%) HTML
10 3 (1.43%) J2EE
10 3 (1.43%) Lucene
10 3 (1.43%) NumPy
10 3 (1.43%) SciPy
10 3 (1.43%) Sphinx
10 3 (1.43%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.00%) Fintech
2 8 (3.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.81%) Hedge funds
3 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.90%) User Experience
4 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.43%) Social Gaming
5 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.95%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.95%) Online Games
5 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.95%) Xbox
6 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.48%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.48%) PKI
6 1 (0.48%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 151 (71.90%) Linux
2 44 (20.95%) Windows
3 31 (14.76%) Ubuntu
4 29 (13.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (10.95%) CentOS
6 22 (10.48%) Unix
7 10 (4.76%) Debian
8 7 (3.33%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.90%) Android
9 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.95%) VMS
12 1 (0.48%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (100.00%) DevOps
2 79 (37.62%) Continuous Integration
3 75 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 65 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.38%) Build Automation
6 23 (10.95%) Continuous Deployment
7 22 (10.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (10.00%) Open Source
9 16 (7.62%) Scrum
10 14 (6.67%) Microservices
11 13 (6.19%) Change Control
12 12 (5.71%) Release Management
13 11 (5.24%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.76%) Test Automation
15 8 (3.81%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (3.81%) Visualisation
16 7 (3.33%) Auto-Scaling
16 7 (3.33%) Migration
16 7 (3.33%) Service Design
16 7 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 130 (61.90%) Python
2 74 (35.24%) Bash Shell
2 74 (35.24%) Ruby
3 71 (33.81%) Java
4 32 (15.24%) Perl
5 24 (11.43%) Scala
6 23 (10.95%) SQL
7 21 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 12 (5.71%) C++
8 12 (5.71%) Go
9 11 (5.24%) JavaScript
9 11 (5.24%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.76%) C#
10 10 (4.76%) PHP
11 5 (2.38%) Erlang
11 5 (2.38%) PHP 7
11 5 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.90%) Groovy
13 2 (0.95%) C
14 1 (0.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (3.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.43%) GCP
System Software
1 81 (38.57%) Docker
2 15 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (4.29%) Xen
4 6 (2.86%) NFS
5 5 (2.38%) LXC
5 5 (2.38%) Varnish
5 5 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (1.90%) KVM
6 4 (1.90%) vSphere
6 4 (1.90%) XenServer
7 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.48%) Samba
8 1 (0.48%) Squid
Systems Management
1 136 (64.76%) Puppet
2 112 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (50.48%) Ansible
4 35 (16.67%) Terraform
5 31 (14.76%) Kubernetes
6 16 (7.62%) Mesos
6 16 (7.62%) Salt
7 13 (6.19%) Nagios
8 6 (2.86%) Graphite
8 6 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (2.38%) Marathon
10 4 (1.90%) Cobbler
10 4 (1.90%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.43%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.95%) Cacti
12 2 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.95%) Grafana
12 2 (0.95%) Munin
12 2 (0.95%) Packer
13 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 25 (11.90%) Red Hat
2 22 (10.48%) Atlassian
3 19 (9.05%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.14%) Oracle
5 12 (5.71%) VMware
6 11 (5.24%) Google
7 5 (2.38%) New Relic
7 5 (2.38%) SaltStack
7 5 (2.38%) Splunk
8 4 (1.90%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (1.90%) Sybase
9 3 (1.43%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.95%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.95%) Huawei
10 2 (0.95%) SAP
11 1 (0.48%) Cisco
11 1 (0.48%) Citrix
11 1 (0.48%) F5
11 1 (0.48%) RightScale
11 1 (0.48%) Tableau
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lebara
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago