The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 187 246
Rank change year-on-year +2 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 70 68 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.15% 1.00% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.04% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 62 24
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 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 5931 6542 8017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.26% 96.22% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 5548 6606
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 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 June 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 June 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 +1 34 £59,750 +25.78% 10
Hertfordshire +7 26 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Essex -3 4 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £32,500 -
Norfolk -3 3 £47,500 -44.11%
DevOps Engineer
England

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

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

1 128 (100.00%) DevOps
2 89 (69.53%) Linux
3 67 (52.34%) Python
4 62 (48.44%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (48.44%) Puppet
5 53 (41.41%) Amazon AWS
6 52 (40.63%) Bash Shell
6 52 (40.63%) Docker
6 52 (40.63%) Java
7 48 (37.50%) Windows
8 46 (35.94%) Perl
8 46 (35.94%) Jenkins
9 40 (31.25%) PowerShell
10 36 (28.13%) Configuration Management
11 35 (27.34%) Continuous Delivery
12 34 (26.56%) VMware
13 31 (24.22%) Ansible
14 30 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (23.44%) Unix
15 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (21.09%) Windows Server
17 25 (19.53%) Software Engineering
17 25 (19.53%) .NET
18 24 (18.75%) IIS
18 24 (18.75%) Ruby
18 24 (18.75%) Degree
19 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (16.41%) Artificial Intelligence
21 20 (15.63%) Machine Learning
21 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012

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 24 (18.75%) IIS
2 16 (12.50%) nginx
3 14 (10.94%) Apache
4 12 (9.38%) ColdFusion
4 12 (9.38%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.91%) Drupal
5 5 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.34%) Confluence
7 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (41.41%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.16%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (8.59%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (7.81%) SaaS
5 9 (7.03%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (3.91%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (3.91%) Amazon S3
7 5 (3.91%) Route 53
8 4 (3.13%) GitHub
8 4 (3.13%) IaaS
8 4 (3.13%) Loggly
9 1 (0.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) DNS
2 9 (7.03%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.47%) ICMP
3 7 (5.47%) Internet
4 5 (3.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.13%) HTTP
6 3 (2.34%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.34%) IPv6
6 3 (2.34%) PPP
7 2 (1.56%) AMQP
7 2 (1.56%) Firewall
8 1 (0.78%) Network Security
8 1 (0.78%) SMS
8 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.03%) MySQL
3 9 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.47%) Redis
6 4 (3.13%) InfluxDB
6 4 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.78%) Big Data
9 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.78%) DB2
9 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.78%) HBase
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (35.94%) Jenkins
2 20 (15.63%) Vagrant
3 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 15 (11.72%) TeamCity
5 8 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.91%) Selenium
7 4 (3.13%) Maven
7 4 (3.13%) PHPUnit
7 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.34%) JIRA
8 3 (2.34%) Subversion
9 2 (1.56%) Ant
9 2 (1.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.78%) Gradle
10 1 (0.78%) JUnit
10 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.78%) SCons
General
1 5 (3.91%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Electronics
3 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.56%) Marketing
3 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.53%) .NET
2 17 (13.28%) Web Services
3 10 (7.81%) Node.js
4 7 (5.47%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (5.47%) REST
5 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.91%) POSIX
6 4 (3.13%) Behat
6 4 (3.13%) Django
6 4 (3.13%) Lucene
6 4 (3.13%) pytest
6 4 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (3.13%) Symfony
7 2 (1.56%) LAMP
7 2 (1.56%) Middleware
7 2 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.56%) RESTful
8 1 (0.78%) CSS
8 1 (0.78%) SOAP
8 1 (0.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.59%) Private Cloud
3 9 (7.03%) Life Science
4 7 (5.47%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.47%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.47%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.47%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.47%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.13%) PKI
7 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.34%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.34%) Smart Home
7 3 (2.34%) User Experience
8 2 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 89 (69.53%) Linux
2 48 (37.50%) Windows
3 30 (23.44%) Unix
4 27 (21.09%) Windows Server
5 20 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (11.72%) CentOS
8 12 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.13%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (100.00%) DevOps
2 36 (28.13%) Configuration Management
3 35 (27.34%) Continuous Delivery
4 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (19.53%) Software Engineering
6 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (16.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 20 (15.63%) Machine Learning
9 18 (14.06%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (10.94%) SDLC
10 14 (10.94%) Test Automation
11 12 (9.38%) Reinforcement Learning
12 10 (7.81%) Build Automation
12 10 (7.81%) Scrum
13 9 (7.03%) Low Latency
14 8 (6.25%) Mathematics
15 7 (5.47%) Demand Forecasting
15 7 (5.47%) Load Balancing
15 7 (5.47%) Performance Analysis
15 7 (5.47%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.34%) Python
2 52 (40.63%) Bash Shell
2 52 (40.63%) Java
3 46 (35.94%) Perl
4 40 (31.25%) PowerShell
5 24 (18.75%) Ruby
6 18 (14.06%) SQL
7 16 (12.50%) C++
8 13 (10.16%) C#
9 9 (7.03%) Shell Script
9 9 (7.03%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.47%) PHP
10 7 (5.47%) Scala
11 3 (2.34%) C
11 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.34%) Jython
11 3 (2.34%) VBScript
12 2 (1.56%) Groovy
12 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (18.75%) Degree
2 18 (14.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.56%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.56%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 52 (40.63%) Docker
2 30 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.94%) KVM
4 12 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.56%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.56%) Xen
7 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 62 (48.44%) Opscode Chef
1 62 (48.44%) Puppet
2 31 (24.22%) Ansible
3 18 (14.06%) Grafana
4 15 (11.72%) Salt
5 13 (10.16%) Munin
5 13 (10.16%) Packer
5 13 (10.16%) ZABBIX
6 10 (7.81%) Kubernetes
6 10 (7.81%) Terraform
7 3 (2.34%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.78%) Consul
8 1 (0.78%) Graphite
8 1 (0.78%) Kibana
8 1 (0.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 34 (26.56%) VMware
2 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle
4 5 (3.91%) Perforce
5 4 (3.13%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.56%) CA
6 2 (1.56%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.56%) SAP
6 2 (1.56%) Splunk
6 2 (1.56%) Sun
7 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco
7 1 (0.78%) hybris
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) New Relic
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
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