Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 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 Architect
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 987 1031 1121
Rank change year-on-year +44 +90 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Architect 130 149 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.088% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.092% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 107 117 72
England median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £67,500 £59,000 £60,125
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £99,500
UK median annual salary £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
% change year-on-year +12.28% -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 145,672 162,769 172,239
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 95.92% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 118,363 131,647 145,466
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

DevOps Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Architect in England

DevOps Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for DevOps Architect in England

DevOps Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Architect in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Architect in England

DevOps Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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
London +67 99 £80,000 -5.88% 14
North of England +8 19 £70,000 +4.48% 1
Yorkshire +45 15 £70,000 +3.70% 1
North West -11 10 £70,000 +4.48%
North East - 10 £70,000 -
South East +12 6 £75,000 +7.14% 2
South West +9 2 £77,500 +10.71%
West Midlands +34 1 - - 1
East of England +32 1 - -
Midlands +26 1 - - 2
DevOps Architect
UK

DevOps Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, DevOps Architect 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 England region featuring DevOps Architect in the job title.

1 130 (100.00%) DevOps
2 102 (78.46%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (66.15%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (50.77%) Ansible
5 65 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 63 (48.46%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (45.38%) Puppet
8 54 (41.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 52 (40.00%) Java
10 47 (36.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 47 (36.15%) Docker
11 46 (35.38%) Opscode Chef
12 45 (34.62%) SQL
12 45 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 41 (31.54%) Presales
14 40 (30.77%) Configuration Management
15 37 (28.46%) Terraform
16 35 (26.92%) Web Services
17 34 (26.15%) Open Source
17 34 (26.15%) Kubernetes
18 32 (24.62%) Microservices
19 31 (23.85%) Mentoring
19 31 (23.85%) JavaScript
20 30 (23.08%) Software Engineering
21 29 (22.31%) JSON
22 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
23 27 (20.77%) .NET
23 27 (20.77%) MySQL
24 26 (20.00%) Test Automation
24 26 (20.00%) TeamCity

DevOps Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.08%) Confluence
2 4 (3.08%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.31%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.31%) SAS
3 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.31%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (0.77%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (5.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 86 (66.15%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (41.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (18.46%) PaaS
4 23 (17.69%) IaaS
5 18 (13.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (13.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (9.23%) Serverless
8 8 (6.15%) SaaS
9 7 (5.38%) Office 365
10 5 (3.85%) Amazon S3
10 5 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (3.08%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (2.31%) OpenShift
13 2 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (1.54%) GitHub
14 1 (0.77%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.77%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) SAN
2 7 (5.38%) WebEx
3 1 (0.77%) Firewall
3 1 (0.77%) Internet
3 1 (0.77%) NAS
3 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.77%) MySQL
2 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
3 22 (16.92%) MongoDB
4 21 (16.15%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (6.15%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.38%) RDBMS
7 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.54%) Redis
11 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.77%) Big Data
11 1 (0.77%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.77%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.77%) Riak
Development Applications
1 65 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 47 (36.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
4 26 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 24 (18.46%) Selenium
6 23 (17.69%) Cucumber
7 22 (16.92%) Appium
7 22 (16.92%) Calabash
8 21 (16.15%) JBehave
8 21 (16.15%) JUnit
8 21 (16.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (16.15%) WatiN
8 21 (16.15%) WATIR
9 15 (11.54%) Maven
10 14 (10.77%) JIRA
11 7 (5.38%) Ant
11 7 (5.38%) Gradle
12 6 (4.62%) Artifactory
12 6 (4.62%) Subversion
13 4 (3.08%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (10.77%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Banking
3 5 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (0.77%) Law
4 1 (0.77%) Marketing
4 1 (0.77%) Private Banking
4 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.92%) Web Services
2 29 (22.31%) JSON
3 27 (20.77%) .NET
4 22 (16.92%) SOAP
4 22 (16.92%) XML
5 21 (16.15%) Behat
5 21 (16.15%) Gherkin
6 14 (10.77%) RESTful
7 13 (10.00%) Spring Boot
8 12 (9.23%) Java EE
8 12 (9.23%) Spring
9 9 (6.92%) JPA
9 9 (6.92%) Spring MVC
10 8 (6.15%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.15%) React
11 7 (5.38%) CSS
11 7 (5.38%) CSS3
11 7 (5.38%) HTML5
11 7 (5.38%) J2EE
11 7 (5.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.46%) Fintech
2 12 (9.23%) Hedge funds
3 10 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 8 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.85%) Cloud Native
5 5 (3.85%) Equities
5 5 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.08%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.54%) PKI
7 2 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Windows
2 10 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (3.85%) Unix
4 2 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.77%) CentOS
5 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (100.00%) DevOps
2 102 (78.46%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (48.46%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (31.54%) Presales
6 40 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 34 (26.15%) Open Source
8 32 (24.62%) Microservices
9 31 (23.85%) Mentoring
10 30 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 26 (20.00%) BDD
11 26 (20.00%) Test Automation
12 25 (19.23%) Scrum
13 22 (16.92%) Functional Testing
14 21 (16.15%) Creative Thinking
14 21 (16.15%) Project Management
14 21 (16.15%) Software Testing
14 21 (16.15%) Test Management
14 21 (16.15%) Test Scripting
15 16 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.00%) Java
2 45 (34.62%) SQL
3 31 (23.85%) JavaScript
4 25 (19.23%) Python
5 24 (18.46%) C#
6 15 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 12 (9.23%) Ruby
8 9 (6.92%) Perl
9 8 (6.15%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.38%) C
11 5 (3.85%) Go
11 5 (3.85%) MATLAB
11 5 (3.85%) R
12 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.54%) COBOL
14 1 (0.77%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) Degree
2 7 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.54%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.77%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) GDPR
1 1 (0.77%) QA
1 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (36.15%) Docker
2 10 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 66 (50.77%) Ansible
2 59 (45.38%) Puppet
3 46 (35.38%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (28.46%) Terraform
5 34 (26.15%) Kubernetes
6 7 (5.38%) Salt
7 6 (4.62%) Mesos
7 6 (4.62%) Packer
8 5 (3.85%) Nagios
9 4 (3.08%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (3.08%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (2.31%) SCVMM
11 2 (1.54%) Consul
11 2 (1.54%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.77%) Automic
12 1 (0.77%) Grafana
12 1 (0.77%) Graphite
12 1 (0.77%) vRealize
12 1 (0.77%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Oracle
2 16 (12.31%) Google
3 8 (6.15%) EMC
3 8 (6.15%) NetApp
4 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.62%) SAP
5 4 (3.08%) Perforce
6 3 (2.31%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.31%) IBM
6 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.54%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.54%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.54%) New Relic
7 2 (1.54%) Splunk
7 2 (1.54%) Trend Micro
7 2 (1.54%) VMware
8 1 (0.77%) Apple
8 1 (0.77%) CA
8 1 (0.77%) Cisco
8 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com