Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Development Operations Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 185 189
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 52 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.11% 0.88% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.91% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 41
East Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +10.53% -1.04%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,200 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4,521 5,070 6,467
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.41% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3,570 4,217 5,104
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £23,841
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 16 £70,000 - 2
Northamptonshire +2 13 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Leicestershire -27 10 £46,000 -0.54% 8
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 East Midlands region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) DevOps
2 40 (76.92%) Linux
3 31 (59.62%) Jenkins
4 28 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (46.15%) Docker
6 22 (42.31%) Bash Shell
7 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (38.46%) Puppet
9 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (36.54%) CentOS
9 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
10 18 (34.62%) Web Services
11 17 (32.69%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (32.69%) Scrum
11 17 (32.69%) Ruby
12 16 (30.77%) TDD
12 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (30.77%) Python
12 16 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
12 16 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (30.77%) Terraform
13 15 (28.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (26.92%) BDD
14 14 (26.92%) CloudFront
14 14 (26.92%) LDAP
14 14 (26.92%) ZABBIX
14 14 (26.92%) OpenLDAP
14 14 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
15 12 (23.08%) Windows

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
3 10 (19.23%) JBoss
4 4 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) CloudStack
5 2 (3.85%) Confluence
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.92%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 28 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (32.69%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (28.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 14 (26.92%) CloudFront
6 3 (5.77%) GitHub
6 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (5.77%) IaaS
6 3 (5.77%) PaaS
7 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.85%) Route 53
7 2 (3.85%) Serverless
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.92%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) BGP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) OSPF
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) SMPP
3 1 (1.92%) SMS
3 1 (1.92%) SMTP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (17.31%) MySQL
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) DB2
6 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (59.62%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) JIRA
3 4 (7.69%) JUnit
3 4 (7.69%) Selenium
4 3 (5.77%) IBM UrbanCode
4 3 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.77%) SonarQube
4 3 (5.77%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.92%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (1.92%) gulp
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) Web Services
2 14 (26.92%) LDAP
3 4 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (5.77%) Spring
4 3 (5.77%) YAML
5 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.85%) J2EE
5 2 (3.85%) JSON
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.92%) boto
6 1 (1.92%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) LAMP
6 1 (1.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.92%) RESTful
6 1 (1.92%) Velocity
6 1 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) Blog
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (76.92%) Linux
2 19 (36.54%) CentOS
3 12 (23.08%) Windows
4 10 (19.23%) Unix
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.77%) Debian
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
3 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (32.69%) Scrum
5 16 (30.77%) TDD
6 14 (26.92%) BDD
6 14 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 7 (13.46%) Web Operations
9 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.62%) Open Source
11 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (7.69%) Microservices
12 2 (3.85%) Acceptance Criteria
12 2 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
12 2 (3.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 2 (3.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Bash Shell
2 17 (32.69%) Ruby
3 16 (30.77%) Python
4 11 (21.15%) Java
5 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.62%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) SQL
7 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.85%) Go
10 1 (1.92%) C++
10 1 (1.92%) Korn
10 1 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.92%) VB
10 1 (1.92%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (46.15%) Docker
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
3 2 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) pfSense
4 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (38.46%) Puppet
3 16 (30.77%) Terraform
4 14 (26.92%) ZABBIX
5 12 (23.08%) Ansible
6 5 (9.62%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.85%) Cobbler
7 2 (3.85%) Grafana
7 2 (3.85%) Salt
8 1 (1.92%) logstash
8 1 (1.92%) Nagios
8 1 (1.92%) Packer
8 1 (1.92%) Rancher
8 1 (1.92%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) VMware
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) WSO2