Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 209 257
Rank change year-on-year +49 +48 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 182 158 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.83% 1.30% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.35% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 168 139 107
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £41,750 £40,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,750
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 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 9,630 11,745 12,636
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 96.81% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,268 9,616 10,461
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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
Hertfordshire +22 62 £62,500 +8.70% 4
Cambridgeshire +25 60 £55,000 +15.79% 17
Bedfordshire +30 33 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Suffolk +13 17 £45,000 -21.74% 6
Essex +16 10 £45,000 -18.92% 5
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 182 (100.00%) DevOps
2 111 (60.99%) Linux
3 96 (52.75%) Docker
4 77 (42.31%) Python
5 74 (40.66%) Amazon AWS
6 73 (40.11%) Ansible
7 58 (31.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 58 (31.87%) Puppet
8 54 (29.67%) Kubernetes
9 53 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (26.37%) PowerShell
11 46 (25.27%) Bash Shell
12 38 (20.88%) Configuration Management
13 36 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
14 34 (18.68%) Git (software)
14 34 (18.68%) Unix
15 30 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (15.38%) JIRA
16 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 26 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
18 25 (13.74%) Java
18 25 (13.74%) Retail
19 24 (13.19%) .NET
19 24 (13.19%) SQL Server
20 22 (12.09%) Jenkins
21 21 (11.54%) Analytics
21 21 (11.54%) TeamCity
21 21 (11.54%) Load Balancing
22 20 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
22 20 (10.99%) VMware

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 19 (10.44%) Confluence
2 10 (5.49%) Traefik
3 9 (4.95%) Apache
3 9 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.95%) JBoss
3 9 (4.95%) NServiceBus
4 8 (4.40%) nginx
5 7 (3.85%) IIS
6 6 (3.30%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.20%) WildFly
9 3 (1.65%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.65%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 74 (40.66%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (31.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.40%) SaaS
5 7 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.75%) Akamai
6 5 (2.75%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.75%) Stackdriver
7 4 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.65%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.65%) GitHub
9 2 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.10%) Slack
9 2 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.55%) Google Play
10 1 (0.55%) npm
10 1 (0.55%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.99%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.24%) Firewall
3 5 (2.75%) Internet
4 4 (2.20%) VPN
5 3 (1.65%) DNS
5 3 (1.65%) VoIP
6 1 (0.55%) HTTP
6 1 (0.55%) IPv6
6 1 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.55%) SMS
6 1 (0.55%) SSL
6 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.04%) Big Data
3 9 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.85%) MySQL
5 6 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.20%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.10%) Redis
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.55%) HBase
9 1 (0.55%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 28 (15.38%) JIRA
3 22 (12.09%) Jenkins
4 21 (11.54%) TeamCity
5 20 (10.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (6.04%) Maven
7 9 (4.95%) Gradle
8 8 (4.40%) Subversion
9 7 (3.85%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.20%) Checkstyle
11 4 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.65%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.10%) Clang
13 2 (1.10%) CMake
13 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.10%) GitLab
13 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.10%) Travis CI
General
1 25 (13.74%) Retail
2 11 (6.04%) Finance
3 6 (3.30%) Games
4 2 (1.10%) Banking
4 2 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.19%) .NET
2 8 (4.40%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (3.85%) Velocity
4 6 (3.30%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.65%) Web Services
5 3 (1.65%) YAML
6 2 (1.10%) HTML
6 2 (1.10%) Node.js
6 2 (1.10%) POSIX
7 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.55%) CSS
7 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.55%) Kafka
7 1 (0.55%) LINQ
7 1 (0.55%) OAuth
7 1 (0.55%) OpenID
7 1 (0.55%) REST
7 1 (0.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.95%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.65%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.65%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.55%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.55%) iPhone
7 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.55%) Robotics
7 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 111 (60.99%) Linux
2 34 (18.68%) Unix
3 18 (9.89%) Windows
4 10 (5.49%) CentOS
5 9 (4.95%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.85%) VMS
7 5 (2.75%) CoreOS
8 4 (2.20%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.65%) AIX
9 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.10%) Debian
10 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.55%) Android
11 1 (0.55%) Fedora
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (20.88%) Configuration Management
4 30 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (11.54%) Analytics
5 21 (11.54%) Load Balancing
6 20 (10.99%) Deployment Automation
7 19 (10.44%) Artificial Intelligence
7 19 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (8.79%) Machine Learning
9 15 (8.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 14 (7.69%) ITIL
11 13 (7.14%) CRM
12 12 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (6.04%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (6.04%) Continuous Deployment
14 9 (4.95%) Microservices
14 9 (4.95%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (4.95%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (4.95%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (42.31%) Python
2 48 (26.37%) PowerShell
3 46 (25.27%) Bash Shell
4 25 (13.74%) Java
5 17 (9.34%) C#
6 14 (7.69%) Perl
7 10 (5.49%) Ruby
8 6 (3.30%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.75%) SQL
10 4 (2.20%) PHP
11 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.40%) Degree
2 5 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.65%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) GDPR
1 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 96 (52.75%) Docker
2 20 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.65%) Ceph
5 2 (1.10%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.10%) Xen
6 1 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) iptables
6 1 (0.55%) KVM
6 1 (0.55%) Samba
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 73 (40.11%) Ansible
2 58 (31.87%) Puppet
3 54 (29.67%) Kubernetes
4 36 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (9.89%) Terraform
6 13 (7.14%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (6.59%) Prometheus
8 6 (3.30%) HAProxy
8 6 (3.30%) Nagios
8 6 (3.30%) Rancher
9 5 (2.75%) Mesos
9 5 (2.75%) yum
10 4 (2.20%) Grafana
11 3 (1.65%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.10%) Salt
13 1 (0.55%) Consul
13 1 (0.55%) Graphite
13 1 (0.55%) Kibana
13 1 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.99%) VMware
3 15 (8.24%) Google
4 13 (7.14%) Citrix
5 10 (5.49%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.40%) Splunk
7 7 (3.85%) Atlassian
8 6 (3.30%) New Relic
8 6 (3.30%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.75%) Cisco
9 5 (2.75%) HP
9 5 (2.75%) Juniper
9 5 (2.75%) Oracle
10 4 (2.20%) Percona
10 4 (2.20%) Sonatype
11 3 (1.65%) NetApp
12 1 (0.55%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.55%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.55%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.55%) Hortonworks