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 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 114 228
Rank change year-on-year -18 +114  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 107 163 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.08% 2.57% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.67% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 97 159 71
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 211 (100.00%) DevOps
2 156 (73.93%) Linux
3 124 (58.77%) Amazon AWS
4 121 (57.35%) Puppet
5 115 (54.50%) Docker
6 109 (51.66%) Python
7 108 (51.18%) Ansible
8 96 (45.50%) Jenkins
9 85 (40.28%) Opscode Chef
10 70 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (33.18%) Bash Shell
10 70 (33.18%) Continuous Integration
11 66 (31.28%) Java
12 55 (26.07%) Terraform
13 53 (25.12%) Ruby
14 50 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
14 50 (23.70%) Git (software)
15 49 (23.22%) Configuration Management
16 43 (20.38%) Windows
17 39 (18.48%) Kubernetes
17 39 (18.48%) Continuous Delivery
17 39 (18.48%) MySQL
18 37 (17.54%) Finance
19 36 (17.06%) SQL
20 35 (16.59%) Perl
20 35 (16.59%) PowerShell
21 33 (15.64%) Apache
22 31 (14.69%) Unix
23 30 (14.22%) AWS CloudFormation
23 30 (14.22%) Red Hat

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 33 (15.64%) Apache
2 27 (12.80%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (8.53%) Tomcat
4 14 (6.64%) IIS
5 12 (5.69%) nginx
6 8 (3.79%) Confluence
7 7 (3.32%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.84%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.37%) JBoss
10 4 (1.90%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.42%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.42%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.47%) CMS
13 1 (0.47%) Drupal
13 1 (0.47%) Jetty
13 1 (0.47%) Mongrel
13 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 124 (58.77%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (14.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (11.37%) Amazon S3
5 21 (9.95%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (7.58%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (7.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (4.27%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (4.27%) IaaS
8 9 (4.27%) PaaS
9 8 (3.79%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (3.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (3.32%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (3.32%) GitHub
10 7 (3.32%) Rackspace Cloud
11 6 (2.84%) Route 53
11 6 (2.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (2.37%) SaaS
13 4 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.06%) Firewall
2 8 (3.79%) DNS
3 7 (3.32%) Internet
4 6 (2.84%) DHCP
4 6 (2.84%) VoIP
4 6 (2.84%) VPN
5 5 (2.37%) DMZ
5 5 (2.37%) HTTP
5 5 (2.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (2.37%) WAN
6 4 (1.90%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.90%) LDAP
6 4 (1.90%) Network Security
6 4 (1.90%) SAN
7 3 (1.42%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.47%) ICMP
9 1 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.48%) MySQL
2 15 (7.11%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (6.16%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.16%) Redis
4 11 (5.21%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.21%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.27%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (3.79%) Big Data
6 8 (3.79%) InfluxDB
7 7 (3.32%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.32%) InterSystems Cache
8 5 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.90%) Blockchain
10 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 96 (45.50%) Jenkins
2 50 (23.70%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.37%) Subversion
4 19 (9.00%) Maven
5 16 (7.58%) TeamCity
6 14 (6.64%) JIRA
7 13 (6.16%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (5.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (4.74%) Vagrant
10 8 (3.79%) Bitbucket
10 8 (3.79%) JUnit
10 8 (3.79%) Travis CI
11 6 (2.84%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (2.37%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.90%) Gradle
13 4 (1.90%) IntelliJ
13 4 (1.90%) Selenium
13 4 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (17.54%) Finance
2 16 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.27%) Marketing
4 8 (3.79%) Banking
5 7 (3.32%) Games
6 5 (2.37%) Retail
7 3 (1.42%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.95%) Front Office
8 2 (0.95%) Law
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.43%) Web Services
2 21 (9.95%) .NET
3 19 (9.00%) LAMP
4 16 (7.58%) Node.js
5 13 (6.16%) LEMP Stack
6 12 (5.69%) Sensu
7 7 (3.32%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (2.84%) Kafka
9 5 (2.37%) Lucene
10 4 (1.90%) CSS
10 4 (1.90%) HTML
11 3 (1.42%) .NET Core
11 3 (1.42%) FreeSWITCH
11 3 (1.42%) J2EE
11 3 (1.42%) Java EE
11 3 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.42%) React
11 3 (1.42%) Serverless Framework
11 3 (1.42%) XML
12 2 (0.95%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.06%) Fintech
2 9 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.90%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.42%) Blog
6 3 (1.42%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.95%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.95%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.47%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 156 (73.93%) Linux
2 43 (20.38%) Windows
3 31 (14.69%) Unix
4 27 (12.80%) Ubuntu
5 24 (11.37%) CentOS
6 16 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.79%) Debian
7 8 (3.79%) VMS
8 7 (3.32%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.37%) Android
9 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.95%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.95%) Solaris
11 1 (0.47%) AIX
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (100.00%) DevOps
2 70 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (33.18%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (23.22%) Configuration Management
4 39 (18.48%) Continuous Delivery
5 29 (13.74%) Open Source
6 18 (8.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 18 (8.53%) High Availability
6 18 (8.53%) Test Automation
7 17 (8.06%) TDD
8 15 (7.11%) Scrum
9 14 (6.64%) E-Commerce
10 11 (5.21%) Task Automation
11 10 (4.74%) Analytics
12 9 (4.27%) Auto-Scaling
13 8 (3.79%) BDD
13 8 (3.79%) Microservices
13 8 (3.79%) Service Delivery
14 7 (3.32%) Build Automation
14 7 (3.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 109 (51.66%) Python
2 70 (33.18%) Bash Shell
3 66 (31.28%) Java
4 53 (25.12%) Ruby
5 36 (17.06%) SQL
6 35 (16.59%) Perl
6 35 (16.59%) PowerShell
7 18 (8.53%) Go
8 17 (8.06%) PHP
9 12 (5.69%) JavaScript
10 10 (4.74%) Erlang
11 9 (4.27%) C++
12 7 (3.32%) C#
13 6 (2.84%) Scala
13 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.37%) Groovy
14 5 (2.37%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.90%) Korn
16 3 (1.42%) C
16 3 (1.42%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (2.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.95%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) GCP
3 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 115 (54.50%) Docker
2 16 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 13 (6.16%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (4.74%) Varnish
5 6 (2.84%) NFS
6 5 (2.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (2.37%) LXC
6 5 (2.37%) Xen
7 3 (1.42%) vSphere
8 2 (0.95%) KVM
8 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.95%) XenServer
9 1 (0.47%) Samba
9 1 (0.47%) Squid
9 1 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 121 (57.35%) Puppet
2 108 (51.18%) Ansible
3 85 (40.28%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (26.07%) Terraform
5 39 (18.48%) Kubernetes
6 17 (8.06%) Nagios
7 14 (6.64%) Mesos
8 13 (6.16%) Salt
9 11 (5.21%) Grafana
10 9 (4.27%) Cacti
10 9 (4.27%) Munin
11 8 (3.79%) Graphite
11 8 (3.79%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.42%) HockeyApp
12 3 (1.42%) Marathon
12 3 (1.42%) Packer
13 2 (0.95%) Cobbler
13 2 (0.95%) Kibana
13 2 (0.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (14.22%) Red Hat
2 22 (10.43%) Oracle
3 21 (9.95%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.58%) Google
5 15 (7.11%) VMware
6 12 (5.69%) Rackspace
7 9 (4.27%) Splunk
8 6 (2.84%) IBM
8 6 (2.84%) New Relic
9 5 (2.37%) AppDynamics
9 5 (2.37%) Sybase
10 4 (1.90%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.90%) Huawei
11 2 (0.95%) EnterpriseDB
11 2 (0.95%) F5
11 2 (0.95%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.95%) Zend
12 1 (0.47%) RightScale
12 1 (0.47%) Tableau
12 1 (0.47%) Vertica
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Freshtechit
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City Of Westminster, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus > 25% + Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
GTA
Salary: competitive package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of Westminster
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Hotels.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago