Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 11 December 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
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 128 152
Rank change year-on-year +25 +24 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.50% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Essex median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% - -
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1337 1900 2517
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 93.00% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1438 1862
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,639 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Essex

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Essex

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Chelmsford - 3 £58,000 -
Colchester - 2 - - 1
Harlow - 2 £46,000 -
DevOps Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Essex region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) PyUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Hudson
4 3 (42.86%) vCloud
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) CMDB
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Terraform
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Hudson
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) PyUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) vCloud
3 2 (28.57%) KVM
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware