Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 August 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 of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 232 246
Rank change year-on-year +45 +14 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 168 131 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.47% 1.10% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.13% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 140 104 105
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £41,975 £32,500 £36,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,054 11,618 12,982
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.19% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,284 9,406 10,931
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 6 months to 20 August 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
Cambridgeshire +13 79 £58,125 +5.68% 22
Hertfordshire +12 63 £62,500 +13.64% 7
Suffolk - 17 £50,000 - 4
Norfolk +16 4 £47,500 - 4
Essex +34 3 - - 6
Bedfordshire -4 3 £55,000 +57.14% 3
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 of England region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 168 (100.00%) DevOps
2 113 (67.26%) Linux
3 100 (59.52%) Docker
4 95 (56.55%) Python
5 82 (48.81%) Ansible
5 82 (48.81%) Puppet
6 77 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
7 65 (38.69%) Opscode Chef
8 60 (35.71%) Git (software)
9 53 (31.55%) Bash Shell
10 48 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 41 (24.40%) Microsoft Azure
11 41 (24.40%) Kubernetes
12 39 (23.21%) Unix
13 38 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (19.64%) Jenkins
15 31 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (17.86%) Java
16 30 (17.86%) SQL Server
17 29 (17.26%) Windows
17 29 (17.26%) VMware
18 28 (16.67%) Configuration Management
18 28 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (16.07%) Perl
20 26 (15.48%) Finance
20 26 (15.48%) Ruby
21 25 (14.88%) JavaScript
21 25 (14.88%) TCP/IP
22 24 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
23 23 (13.69%) Infrastructure Engineering

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (13.10%) OpenStack
2 21 (12.50%) Confluence
3 15 (8.93%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.17%) IIS
5 7 (4.17%) Traefik
6 6 (3.57%) NServiceBus
7 5 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.38%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.79%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.79%) nginx
10 2 (1.19%) Apache
10 2 (1.19%) CloudStack
Business Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 77 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (24.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.12%) IaaS
4 15 (8.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (7.14%) GitHub
7 11 (6.55%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.98%) SaaS
9 5 (2.98%) Serverless
9 5 (2.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (2.38%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.38%) NuGet
11 3 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.79%) Stackdriver
12 2 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (1.19%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (1.19%) Heroku
13 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.88%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.33%) HTTP
3 13 (7.74%) DHCP
3 13 (7.74%) DNS
4 12 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (7.14%) FTP
4 12 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 12 (7.14%) ICMP
4 12 (7.14%) IMAP
4 12 (7.14%) IPsec
4 12 (7.14%) OpenVPN
4 12 (7.14%) POP3
4 12 (7.14%) SMTP
4 12 (7.14%) SNMP
4 12 (7.14%) SSH
4 12 (7.14%) SSL
4 12 (7.14%) Telnet
4 12 (7.14%) WPA2
5 11 (6.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 12 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.95%) MySQL
5 6 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.38%) Big Data
7 4 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.79%) Redis
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) DB2
9 1 (0.60%) HBase
9 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 33 (19.64%) Jenkins
3 21 (12.50%) JIRA
4 18 (10.71%) TeamCity
5 13 (7.74%) Subversion
6 12 (7.14%) Gerrit
6 12 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (4.17%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.17%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.98%) GoCD
10 5 (2.98%) Selenium
11 4 (2.38%) GitLab
11 4 (2.38%) Gradle
11 4 (2.38%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.79%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.79%) Clang
12 3 (1.79%) CMake
General
1 26 (15.48%) Finance
2 23 (13.69%) Retail
3 6 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.19%) Banking
4 2 (1.19%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.12%) .NET
2 15 (8.93%) Web Services
3 12 (7.14%) Middleware
3 12 (7.14%) RESTful
3 12 (7.14%) SOAP
3 12 (7.14%) YAML
4 9 (5.36%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.36%) Node.js
5 5 (2.98%) HTML
6 4 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (2.38%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.79%) POSIX
7 3 (1.79%) Velocity
8 2 (1.19%) JSON
9 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.60%) CSS
9 1 (0.60%) LAMP
9 1 (0.60%) OAuth
9 1 (0.60%) SAML
9 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.98%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.98%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.60%) iPhone
9 1 (0.60%) Life Science
9 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.60%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 113 (67.26%) Linux
2 39 (23.21%) Unix
3 29 (17.26%) Windows
4 23 (13.69%) CentOS
5 18 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 14 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (7.74%) Android
9 12 (7.14%) Solaris
9 12 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.98%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.38%) VMS
12 3 (1.79%) AIX
12 3 (1.79%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.60%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.60%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.60%) Debian
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 24 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 23 (13.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 18 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (8.93%) Load Balancing
8 15 (8.93%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 14 (8.33%) High Availability
9 14 (8.33%) Project Management
9 14 (8.33%) Release Management
10 13 (7.74%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 13 (7.74%) Deployment Automation
10 13 (7.74%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (7.74%) SDLC
11 12 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (7.14%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 95 (56.55%) Python
2 53 (31.55%) Bash Shell
3 48 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 30 (17.86%) Java
5 27 (16.07%) Perl
6 26 (15.48%) Ruby
7 25 (14.88%) JavaScript
8 21 (12.50%) SQL
9 14 (8.33%) PHP
10 8 (4.76%) C#
11 5 (2.98%) Go
12 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.79%) C
14 2 (1.19%) C++
15 1 (0.60%) AWK
15 1 (0.60%) Groovy
15 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (11.31%) Degree
2 5 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.19%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) GCP
2 5 (2.98%) QA
System Software
1 100 (59.52%) Docker
2 28 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.33%) VirtualBox
4 13 (7.74%) Samba
5 7 (4.17%) Ceph
6 6 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.19%) KVM
9 2 (1.19%) Xen
10 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.60%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 82 (48.81%) Ansible
1 82 (48.81%) Puppet
2 65 (38.69%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (24.40%) Kubernetes
4 14 (8.33%) Rancher
4 14 (8.33%) Terraform
5 13 (7.74%) Nagios
6 12 (7.14%) Sysdig
6 12 (7.14%) vRealize
7 9 (5.36%) ZABBIX
8 7 (4.17%) Salt
9 6 (3.57%) Grafana
9 6 (3.57%) Munin
10 5 (2.98%) HAProxy
11 4 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (2.38%) Prometheus
12 3 (1.79%) Consul
12 3 (1.79%) Graphite
13 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
14 1 (0.60%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (17.26%) VMware
2 21 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.90%) Red Hat
4 17 (10.12%) Splunk
5 15 (8.93%) New Relic
6 13 (7.74%) Cisco
6 13 (7.74%) HP
7 12 (7.14%) AppDynamics
7 12 (7.14%) BMC
7 12 (7.14%) Google
7 12 (7.14%) IBM
7 12 (7.14%) Intel
7 12 (7.14%) Oracle
7 12 (7.14%) ServiceNow
7 12 (7.14%) WorldPay
8 10 (5.95%) Citrix
9 3 (1.79%) NetApp
9 3 (1.79%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.19%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.19%) TOWER Software