The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 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
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 278 406
Rank change year-on-year +64 +128  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1266 1142 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.58% 1.16% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.21% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 993 614
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in England

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in England

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in England

DevOps Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London +49 771 £65,000 - 138
South East +84 172 £52,500 -0.94% 27
North West +26 97 £52,500 +10.52% 24
Yorkshire +29 94 £55,000 +29.41% 20
East of England +40 61 £50,000 +7.52% 8
South West +33 29 £47,500 +11.76% 11
East Midlands +4 18 £47,500 -5.00% 3
North East +16 11 £32,500 +10.16% 7
West Midlands +29 10 £50,000 +37.93% 3
DevOps Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 2536 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1891 (74.57%) Linux
3 1405 (55.40%) Python
4 1391 (54.85%) Puppet
5 1230 (48.50%) Opscode Chef
6 1217 (47.99%) Amazon AWS
7 1143 (45.07%) Ansible
8 1014 (39.98%) Jenkins
9 919 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
10 910 (35.88%) Continuous Integration
11 894 (35.25%) Docker
12 871 (34.35%) Ruby
13 852 (33.60%) Bash Shell
14 832 (32.81%) Configuration Management
15 695 (27.41%) Java
16 614 (24.21%) Git (software)
17 576 (22.71%) Windows
18 544 (21.45%) SQL
19 444 (17.51%) Unix
20 427 (16.84%) Perl
21 409 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
22 367 (14.47%) Finance
22 367 (14.47%) PowerShell
23 361 (14.24%) Scrum
24 354 (13.96%) MySQL
25 337 (13.29%) Red Hat
26 329 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 314 (12.38%) .NET
28 311 (12.26%) Web Services
29 309 (12.18%) Open Source

DevOps Engineer 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
1 291 (11.47%) Apache
2 234 (9.23%) IIS
3 200 (7.89%) OpenStack
4 181 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 158 (6.23%) Tomcat
6 126 (4.97%) nginx
7 117 (4.61%) CloudStack
8 97 (3.82%) Confluence
9 96 (3.79%) JBoss
9 96 (3.79%) WebSphere
10 95 (3.75%) WebLogic
11 51 (2.01%) Apache Spark
12 31 (1.22%) Apache Solr
13 18 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
14 15 (0.59%) WordPress
15 13 (0.51%) ColdFusion
16 12 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 11 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
18 10 (0.39%) CMS
19 7 (0.28%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 67 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.24%) HipChat
3 3 (0.12%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.079%) MS Office
4 2 (0.079%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.039%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 23 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.43%) Magento
4 4 (0.16%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1217 (47.99%) Amazon AWS
2 409 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 180 (7.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 159 (6.27%) Amazon EC2
5 128 (5.05%) SaaS
6 100 (3.94%) Amazon S3
7 83 (3.27%) GitHub
8 66 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 62 (2.44%) Amazon ELB
10 56 (2.21%) PaaS
11 55 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 53 (2.09%) IaaS
13 50 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
14 45 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
15 44 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
16 38 (1.50%) Route 53
17 33 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 32 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
19 30 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 24 (0.95%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 156 (6.15%) Firewall
2 138 (5.44%) DNS
3 98 (3.86%) Internet
4 92 (3.63%) HTTP
4 92 (3.63%) TCP/IP
5 56 (2.21%) LDAP
6 53 (2.09%) Kerberos
7 51 (2.01%) SSL
8 30 (1.18%) LAN
9 29 (1.14%) Network Security
10 28 (1.10%) VPN
11 26 (1.03%) WAN
12 21 (0.83%) DHCP
13 20 (0.79%) SSH
14 18 (0.71%) SAN
15 17 (0.67%) SMTP
16 16 (0.63%) HTTPS
17 14 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
18 13 (0.51%) VLAN
19 11 (0.43%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (13.96%) MySQL
2 193 (7.61%) NoSQL
3 183 (7.22%) MongoDB
4 176 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 112 (4.42%) Amazon RDS
6 103 (4.06%) Redis
7 102 (4.02%) Big Data
8 79 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
9 78 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 76 (3.00%) Hadoop
10 76 (3.00%) Relational Database
11 25 (0.99%) Neo4j
12 23 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 19 (0.75%) Event Store
14 17 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (0.67%) HBase
15 16 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (0.59%) MariaDB
16 15 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1014 (39.98%) Jenkins
2 614 (24.21%) Git (software)
3 295 (11.63%) TeamCity
4 236 (9.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 189 (7.45%) Vagrant
6 186 (7.33%) JIRA
7 163 (6.43%) Maven
8 161 (6.35%) Subversion
9 139 (5.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 105 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 83 (3.27%) Ant
12 76 (3.00%) Hudson
13 57 (2.25%) MSBuild
14 54 (2.13%) Gradle
15 50 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
16 48 (1.89%) JUnit
17 44 (1.74%) Travis CI
18 42 (1.66%) Visual Studio
19 40 (1.58%) Selenium
20 36 (1.42%) Bitbucket
General
1 367 (14.47%) Finance
2 128 (5.05%) Banking
3 111 (4.38%) Games
4 78 (3.08%) Marketing
5 77 (3.04%) Retail
6 55 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 44 (1.74%) Advertising
8 29 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.06%) Electronics
10 20 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 17 (0.67%) Legal
12 15 (0.59%) Front Office
13 13 (0.51%) Billing
14 12 (0.47%) Back Office
15 11 (0.43%) Publishing
16 5 (0.20%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.16%) Law
17 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.079%) Italian Language
19 1 (0.039%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (12.38%) .NET
2 311 (12.26%) Web Services
3 189 (7.45%) Node.js
4 138 (5.44%) LAMP
5 115 (4.53%) Elastic Stack
6 68 (2.68%) HTML
7 62 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
8 60 (2.37%) Kafka
9 49 (1.93%) ActiveMQ
10 46 (1.81%) AngularJS
11 43 (1.70%) REST
11 43 (1.70%) Spring
12 42 (1.66%) ASP.NET
12 42 (1.66%) LEMP Stack
13 41 (1.62%) Sensu
14 40 (1.58%) CSS
14 40 (1.58%) RESTful
15 31 (1.22%) Middleware
15 31 (1.22%) React
16 30 (1.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 136 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 114 (4.50%) Fintech
3 83 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (3.00%) Data Centre
5 57 (2.25%) Public Cloud
6 37 (1.46%) PKI
7 36 (1.42%) Private Cloud
8 34 (1.34%) Mobile App
9 33 (1.30%) Clustering
9 33 (1.30%) Hedge funds
10 28 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
11 19 (0.75%) iPad
11 19 (0.75%) Replication
12 15 (0.59%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.59%) Smart Meter
13 14 (0.55%) Equities
14 13 (0.51%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.47%) User Experience
15 12 (0.47%) Wiki
16 11 (0.43%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1891 (74.57%) Linux
2 576 (22.71%) Windows
3 444 (17.51%) Unix
4 329 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 300 (11.83%) CentOS
6 229 (9.03%) Ubuntu
7 166 (6.55%) Windows Server
8 103 (4.06%) Debian
9 65 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (1.77%) Solaris
11 42 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (0.91%) Fedora
13 13 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.47%) SmartOS
14 12 (0.47%) VMS
15 10 (0.39%) CoreOS
16 9 (0.35%) AIX
17 8 (0.32%) FreeBSD
18 6 (0.24%) Android
18 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2536 (100.00%) DevOps
2 919 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
3 910 (35.88%) Continuous Integration
4 832 (32.81%) Configuration Management
5 361 (14.24%) Scrum
6 309 (12.18%) Open Source
7 266 (10.49%) Continuous Delivery
8 179 (7.06%) Microservices
9 170 (6.70%) Software Engineering
10 167 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 166 (6.55%) Continuous Deployment
12 117 (4.61%) DSDM
13 116 (4.57%) SDLC
14 112 (4.42%) TDD
15 108 (4.26%) High Availability
16 105 (4.14%) Migration
17 95 (3.75%) Mentoring
18 88 (3.47%) Build Automation
19 84 (3.31%) ITIL
20 83 (3.27%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1405 (55.40%) Python
2 871 (34.35%) Ruby
3 852 (33.60%) Bash Shell
4 695 (27.41%) Java
5 544 (21.45%) SQL
6 427 (16.84%) Perl
7 367 (14.47%) PowerShell
8 264 (10.41%) PHP
9 208 (8.20%) Shell Script
10 192 (7.57%) JavaScript
11 153 (6.03%) C#
12 128 (5.05%) C++
13 127 (5.01%) Go
14 99 (3.90%) Scala
15 94 (3.71%) Groovy
16 64 (2.52%) C
17 31 (1.22%) Korn
18 26 (1.03%) Bourne shell
19 22 (0.87%) T-SQL
20 13 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 177 (6.98%) Degree
2 58 (2.29%) AWS Certification
3 55 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 24 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.47%) RHCE
5 12 (0.47%) RHCSA
6 10 (0.39%) CCNA
6 10 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.079%) CISA
8 2 (0.079%) CISM
8 2 (0.079%) CISSP
8 2 (0.079%) GSLC
8 2 (0.079%) LPIC
9 1 (0.039%) CCA
9 1 (0.039%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.039%) MBA
9 1 (0.039%) MCSE
9 1 (0.039%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (5.09%) QA
2 19 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.59%) GCP
3 15 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.079%) COBIT
4 2 (0.079%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.079%) SLA
5 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.039%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.039%) UCITS
System Software
1 894 (35.25%) Docker
2 200 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (5.72%) Xen
4 127 (5.01%) vSphere
5 122 (4.81%) XenServer
6 100 (3.94%) Active Directory
7 57 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
8 55 (2.17%) KVM
9 32 (1.26%) VirtualBox
10 30 (1.18%) Hyper-V
11 29 (1.14%) NFS
12 27 (1.06%) LXC
13 23 (0.91%) Varnish
14 15 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 12 (0.47%) etcd
16 11 (0.43%) vCloud
17 9 (0.35%) flannel
18 8 (0.32%) OpenSSH
19 7 (0.28%) Samba
19 7 (0.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1391 (54.85%) Puppet
2 1230 (48.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1143 (45.07%) Ansible
4 304 (11.99%) Terraform
5 298 (11.75%) Kubernetes
6 206 (8.12%) Nagios
7 146 (5.76%) Salt
8 92 (3.63%) Mesos
9 84 (3.31%) Cobbler
9 84 (3.31%) Tivoli
10 74 (2.92%) Docker Swarm
10 74 (2.92%) Packer
11 65 (2.56%) ZABBIX
12 53 (2.09%) Kibana
13 51 (2.01%) logstash
14 47 (1.85%) Graphite
15 40 (1.58%) HAProxy
16 30 (1.18%) Consul
17 28 (1.10%) Grafana
18 27 (1.06%) rkt
Vendors
1 337 (13.29%) Red Hat
2 304 (11.99%) VMware
3 265 (10.45%) Oracle
4 248 (9.78%) Microsoft
5 112 (4.42%) EnterpriseDB
6 96 (3.79%) Atlassian
7 80 (3.15%) Splunk
8 79 (3.12%) New Relic
8 79 (3.12%) SaltStack
9 78 (3.08%) Google
10 29 (1.14%) Rackspace
11 28 (1.10%) Cisco
12 25 (0.99%) SAP
12 25 (0.99%) Sybase
12 25 (0.99%) Trend Micro
13 22 (0.87%) IBM
14 21 (0.83%) AppDynamics
15 20 (0.79%) Perforce
16 19 (0.75%) Citrix
17 17 (0.67%) Cloudera
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Personal Bo
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 PA
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits with Remote Wor
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago