The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 246 368
Rank change year-on-year +62 +122  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1585 1297 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.89% 1.40% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.45% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1133 712
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 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 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 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 23 June 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 23 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
London +26 895 £67,500 +3.84% 127
South East +84 251 £52,500 -1.86% 29
North West +45 132 £47,500 +11.76% 17
Yorkshire +29 107 £45,000 +5.88% 15
South West +13 77 £52,500 +16.66% 15
East of England +2 71 £55,000 +15.78% 12
East Midlands +19 20 £52,500 +10.52% 7
West Midlands +11 13 £47,500 -13.63% 10
North East +23 8 £40,000 -21.95%
DevOps Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 2842 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2140 (75.30%) Linux
3 1525 (53.66%) Puppet
4 1495 (52.60%) Python
5 1414 (49.75%) Amazon AWS
6 1365 (48.03%) Ansible
7 1254 (44.12%) Opscode Chef
8 1213 (42.68%) Docker
9 1083 (38.11%) Jenkins
10 1050 (36.95%) Agile Software Development
11 911 (32.05%) Bash Shell
12 856 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
13 836 (29.42%) Ruby
14 809 (28.47%) Configuration Management
15 705 (24.81%) Java
16 644 (22.66%) Git (software)
17 619 (21.78%) Windows
18 535 (18.82%) SQL
19 534 (18.79%) Microsoft Azure
20 515 (18.12%) Kubernetes
21 495 (17.42%) Unix
22 457 (16.08%) MySQL
23 443 (15.59%) Finance
24 442 (15.55%) PowerShell
25 437 (15.38%) Perl
26 425 (14.95%) Terraform
27 372 (13.09%) Open Source
28 368 (12.95%) VMware
29 355 (12.49%) Red Hat
30 350 (12.32%) Scrum

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
1 336 (11.82%) Apache
2 256 (9.01%) OpenStack
3 238 (8.37%) Elasticsearch
4 193 (6.79%) IIS
5 191 (6.72%) nginx
6 188 (6.62%) Tomcat
7 115 (4.05%) CloudStack
8 110 (3.87%) Confluence
9 85 (2.99%) WebLogic
10 73 (2.57%) JBoss
11 63 (2.22%) Apache Spark
12 58 (2.04%) WebSphere
13 36 (1.27%) Apache Solr
14 29 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
15 20 (0.70%) CMS
15 20 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 17 (0.60%) Drupal
17 13 (0.46%) Jetty
18 12 (0.42%) ColdFusion
19 10 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.14%) HipChat
3 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.035%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 91 (3.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.14%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.035%) Magento
6 1 (0.035%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.035%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1414 (49.75%) Amazon AWS
2 534 (18.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 243 (8.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 202 (7.11%) Amazon EC2
5 153 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 133 (4.68%) Amazon S3
7 123 (4.33%) IaaS
8 116 (4.08%) SaaS
9 95 (3.34%) PaaS
10 91 (3.20%) Amazon ELB
11 87 (3.06%) GitHub
12 66 (2.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 58 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
14 48 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 47 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
16 44 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
17 41 (1.44%) Route 53
18 38 (1.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 30 (1.06%) OpenShift
20 24 (0.84%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 191 (6.72%) DNS
2 164 (5.77%) Firewall
3 117 (4.12%) Internet
4 95 (3.34%) HTTP
5 87 (3.06%) TCP/IP
6 50 (1.76%) LDAP
7 40 (1.41%) Network Security
8 35 (1.23%) VPN
9 34 (1.20%) SSL
10 32 (1.13%) SAN
11 31 (1.09%) Kerberos
12 28 (0.99%) SMTP
13 27 (0.95%) WAN
14 26 (0.91%) LAN
15 21 (0.74%) SSH
16 18 (0.63%) DHCP
16 18 (0.63%) IMAP
17 16 (0.56%) HTTPS
17 16 (0.56%) VLAN
18 15 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (16.08%) MySQL
2 233 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 215 (7.57%) SQL Server
4 199 (7.00%) NoSQL
5 148 (5.21%) Redis
6 125 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
6 125 (4.40%) Big Data
7 124 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 123 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
9 86 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 65 (2.29%) Relational Database
11 39 (1.37%) Neo4j
12 34 (1.20%) InfluxDB
13 30 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 30 (1.06%) MariaDB
14 29 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (0.99%) Event Store
16 23 (0.81%) HBase
16 23 (0.81%) Oracle Database
17 19 (0.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1083 (38.11%) Jenkins
2 644 (22.66%) Git (software)
3 281 (9.89%) TeamCity
4 239 (8.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 202 (7.11%) Maven
6 193 (6.79%) JIRA
7 180 (6.33%) Vagrant
8 148 (5.21%) Subversion
9 143 (5.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 91 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 90 (3.17%) Ant
12 78 (2.74%) Bitbucket
13 70 (2.46%) Gradle
14 69 (2.43%) JUnit
15 67 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
16 59 (2.08%) Hudson
17 44 (1.55%) Artifactory
18 42 (1.48%) gulp
18 42 (1.48%) Selenium
19 38 (1.34%) Eclipse
General
1 443 (15.59%) Finance
2 180 (6.33%) Marketing
3 164 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 119 (4.19%) Games
5 99 (3.48%) Electronics
6 95 (3.34%) Manufacturing
7 88 (3.10%) Banking
8 76 (2.67%) Retail
9 19 (0.67%) Advertising
10 18 (0.63%) Online Betting
11 12 (0.42%) Legal
12 11 (0.39%) Publishing
13 10 (0.35%) Back Office
14 9 (0.32%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.25%) Automotive
16 5 (0.18%) Front Office
16 5 (0.18%) Law
16 5 (0.18%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.11%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.070%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (9.82%) .NET
2 264 (9.29%) Web Services
3 177 (6.23%) Node.js
4 155 (5.45%) LAMP
5 145 (5.10%) Elastic Stack
6 90 (3.17%) Kafka
7 78 (2.74%) HTML
7 78 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
8 76 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
9 61 (2.15%) ActiveMQ
10 58 (2.04%) Sensu
11 52 (1.83%) Spring
12 50 (1.76%) CSS
13 42 (1.48%) ASP.NET
14 41 (1.44%) React
15 40 (1.41%) AngularJS
16 38 (1.34%) Java EE
17 36 (1.27%) REST
17 36 (1.27%) RESTful
18 30 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 171 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 117 (4.12%) Fintech
3 93 (3.27%) Data Centre
4 82 (2.89%) Public Cloud
5 77 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (2.25%) Private Cloud
7 61 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
8 60 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
9 51 (1.79%) Clustering
10 32 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 28 (0.99%) Hedge funds
11 28 (0.99%) Management Information System
12 23 (0.81%) PKI
12 23 (0.81%) User Experience
13 19 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
14 18 (0.63%) Replication
15 17 (0.60%) Algorithms
16 16 (0.56%) Internet of Things
17 15 (0.53%) iPad
18 13 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2140 (75.30%) Linux
2 619 (21.78%) Windows
3 495 (17.42%) Unix
4 313 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 301 (10.59%) CentOS
6 252 (8.87%) Ubuntu
7 198 (6.97%) Windows Server
8 108 (3.80%) Debian
9 69 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 54 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (1.23%) Solaris
12 25 (0.88%) CoreOS
13 14 (0.49%) VMS
14 13 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (0.42%) AIX
15 12 (0.42%) Android
15 12 (0.42%) SmartOS
16 10 (0.35%) Apple iOS
17 8 (0.28%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2842 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1050 (36.95%) Agile Software Development
3 856 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
4 809 (28.47%) Configuration Management
5 372 (13.09%) Open Source
6 350 (12.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 350 (12.32%) Scrum
7 246 (8.66%) Software Engineering
8 231 (8.13%) Microservices
9 223 (7.85%) E-Commerce
10 210 (7.39%) Test Automation
11 157 (5.52%) TDD
12 143 (5.03%) Continuous Deployment
13 133 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
14 132 (4.64%) High Availability
15 128 (4.50%) SDLC
16 126 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
17 118 (4.15%) Digital Marketing
17 118 (4.15%) Migration
18 113 (3.98%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 1495 (52.60%) Python
2 911 (32.05%) Bash Shell
3 836 (29.42%) Ruby
4 705 (24.81%) Java
5 535 (18.82%) SQL
6 442 (15.55%) PowerShell
7 437 (15.38%) Perl
8 273 (9.61%) PHP
9 235 (8.27%) Shell Script
10 210 (7.39%) Go
11 190 (6.69%) C#
12 165 (5.81%) JavaScript
13 121 (4.26%) C++
14 100 (3.52%) Groovy
15 64 (2.25%) Scala
16 36 (1.27%) C
17 35 (1.23%) T-SQL
18 22 (0.77%) Korn
19 17 (0.60%) Bourne shell
20 13 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 202 (7.11%) Degree
2 108 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 71 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.37%) AWS Certification
5 25 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.46%) RHCSA
7 12 (0.42%) RHCE
8 9 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.32%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.28%) CCNA
9 8 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.070%) CISA
10 2 (0.070%) CISM
10 2 (0.070%) CISSP
10 2 (0.070%) GSLC
10 2 (0.070%) LPIC
11 1 (0.035%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.035%) MBA
11 1 (0.035%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (4.75%) QA
2 28 (0.99%) GCP
3 16 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.14%) SLA
6 3 (0.11%) GDPR
7 2 (0.070%) COBIT
7 2 (0.070%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.035%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.035%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.035%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.035%) UCITS
System Software
1 1213 (42.68%) Docker
2 201 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (5.52%) Xen
4 140 (4.93%) vSphere
5 116 (4.08%) XenServer
6 96 (3.38%) Active Directory
6 96 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
7 57 (2.01%) Hyper-V
8 54 (1.90%) NFS
9 46 (1.62%) KVM
10 45 (1.58%) LXC
11 39 (1.37%) VirtualBox
12 33 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 32 (1.13%) etcd
13 32 (1.13%) Varnish
14 23 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
15 21 (0.74%) flannel
16 17 (0.60%) iptables
17 10 (0.35%) Ceph
18 9 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1525 (53.66%) Puppet
2 1365 (48.03%) Ansible
3 1254 (44.12%) Opscode Chef
4 515 (18.12%) Kubernetes
5 425 (14.95%) Terraform
6 224 (7.88%) Nagios
7 143 (5.03%) Salt
8 105 (3.69%) Mesos
8 105 (3.69%) Packer
9 97 (3.41%) Cobbler
9 97 (3.41%) Tivoli
10 83 (2.92%) Grafana
11 82 (2.89%) Docker Swarm
12 81 (2.85%) logstash
13 78 (2.74%) ZABBIX
14 71 (2.50%) Kibana
15 66 (2.32%) HAProxy
16 52 (1.83%) Graphite
17 44 (1.55%) Consul
18 41 (1.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 368 (12.95%) VMware
2 355 (12.49%) Red Hat
3 281 (9.89%) Microsoft
4 276 (9.71%) Oracle
5 167 (5.88%) Google
6 108 (3.80%) EnterpriseDB
7 100 (3.52%) SaltStack
8 98 (3.45%) Splunk
9 92 (3.24%) SAP
10 77 (2.71%) Atlassian
11 73 (2.57%) New Relic
12 67 (2.36%) Cisco
13 55 (1.94%) Rackspace
14 31 (1.09%) HP
15 24 (0.84%) AppDynamics
16 21 (0.74%) IBM
17 19 (0.67%) Sybase
18 18 (0.63%) Perforce
19 14 (0.49%) Citrix
20 13 (0.46%) CA
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k-68k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Explore Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £700000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Falmouth, Cornwall
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago