The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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
England / East of England
Rank 184 210 253
Rank change year-on-year +26 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 58 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 0.75% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.78% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 13
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5868 7083 7192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.06% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 5722 5787
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in the East of England

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in the East of England

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in the East of England

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +27 32 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Hertfordshire +12 12 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bedfordshire +23 8 £58,750 +35.05%
Norfolk -6 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Suffolk +17 1 £60,000 +21.21%
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 114 (100.00%) DevOps
2 87 (76.32%) Linux
3 66 (57.89%) Puppet
4 64 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
5 59 (51.75%) Python
6 55 (48.25%) Opscode Chef
6 55 (48.25%) Jenkins
7 52 (45.61%) Bash Shell
8 51 (44.74%) Perl
9 47 (41.23%) Docker
10 46 (40.35%) Java
11 39 (34.21%) PowerShell
12 35 (30.70%) Windows
13 31 (27.19%) .NET
14 30 (26.32%) VMware
14 30 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (25.44%) Ansible
15 29 (25.44%) Ruby
16 28 (24.56%) Configuration Management
17 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
18 23 (20.18%) Web Services
19 22 (19.30%) IIS
19 22 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (19.30%) TeamCity
19 22 (19.30%) Windows Server
20 21 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
21 20 (17.54%) Amazon RDS
21 20 (17.54%) Degree
22 19 (16.67%) Vagrant

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 22 (19.30%) IIS
2 17 (14.91%) OpenStack
3 16 (14.04%) Apache
4 15 (13.16%) nginx
5 13 (11.40%) ColdFusion
6 6 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.63%) JBoss
8 1 (0.88%) Confluence
8 1 (0.88%) Drupal
8 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 64 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.40%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (11.40%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (7.89%) SaaS
4 8 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (4.39%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (4.39%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.39%) Route 53
6 2 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.88%) IaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) DNS
2 8 (7.02%) HTTP
3 7 (6.14%) Internet
3 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.26%) Firewall
5 5 (4.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.51%) SSL
7 3 (2.63%) ICMP
7 3 (2.63%) PPP
8 2 (1.75%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.75%) IPv6
9 1 (0.88%) AMQP
9 1 (0.88%) DHCP
9 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.54%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (13.16%) MySQL
3 12 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.63%) Redis
7 2 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.88%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 55 (48.25%) Jenkins
2 22 (19.30%) TeamCity
3 19 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 9 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.26%) Subversion
6 5 (4.39%) GoCD
7 3 (2.63%) CMake
7 3 (2.63%) JIRA
8 2 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.88%) GitLab
9 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.88%) SCons
9 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (1.75%) Finance
1 2 (1.75%) Games
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.19%) .NET
2 23 (20.18%) Web Services
3 14 (12.28%) Node.js
4 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.02%) LAMP
5 3 (2.63%) J2EE
5 3 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.75%) J2SE
6 2 (1.75%) JSON
6 2 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.75%) XML
7 1 (0.88%) Django
7 1 (0.88%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.88%) Lucene
7 1 (0.88%) POSIX
7 1 (0.88%) pytest
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.40%) Private Cloud
3 8 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (5.26%) Life Science
5 6 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.63%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.75%) iPhone
7 2 (1.75%) PKI
7 2 (1.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.75%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.88%) Clustering
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Handset
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (76.32%) Linux
2 35 (30.70%) Windows
3 22 (19.30%) Windows Server
4 21 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (9.65%) Unix
8 10 (8.77%) Ubuntu
9 8 (7.02%) CentOS
9 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.63%) CoreOS
10 3 (2.63%) Debian
11 2 (1.75%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (1.75%) Android
11 2 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (24.56%) Configuration Management
3 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
4 22 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.04%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (12.28%) SDLC
7 12 (10.53%) Scrum
8 9 (7.89%) Open Source
9 7 (6.14%) Low Latency
9 7 (6.14%) Security Operations
10 6 (5.26%) Analytics
10 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.39%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (4.39%) Microservices
11 5 (4.39%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (3.51%) Build Automation
12 4 (3.51%) Network Management
12 4 (3.51%) Re-Platforming
13 3 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (51.75%) Python
2 52 (45.61%) Bash Shell
3 51 (44.74%) Perl
4 46 (40.35%) Java
5 39 (34.21%) PowerShell
6 29 (25.44%) Ruby
7 12 (10.53%) SQL
8 8 (7.02%) C#
8 8 (7.02%) C++
8 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
9 7 (6.14%) Go
10 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.63%) Rust
11 3 (2.63%) Scala
11 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.75%) C
12 2 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.88%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 47 (41.23%) Docker
2 30 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.28%) KVM
4 8 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (6.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.75%) Ceph
7 1 (0.88%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (57.89%) Puppet
2 55 (48.25%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (25.44%) Ansible
4 14 (12.28%) Packer
5 13 (11.40%) Grafana
6 9 (7.89%) Salt
6 9 (7.89%) Terraform
7 8 (7.02%) Munin
7 8 (7.02%) ZABBIX
8 5 (4.39%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.88%) Consul
9 1 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.88%) Graphite
9 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.88%) Kibana
9 1 (0.88%) logstash
9 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) VMware
2 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle
5 4 (3.51%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.75%) Google
6 2 (1.75%) NetApp
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Perforce
7 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.88%) Sun
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