Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 21 September 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
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 123 123
Rank change year-on-year +29 0 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.38% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.25% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Essex median annual salary £40,000 - £44,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% +11.76%

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 1,250 1,588 1,899
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.24% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,037 1,337 1,526
Essex median annual salary £41,549 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,500 £26,000 £23,375
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Essex over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 September 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
Chelmsford +9 5 £40,000 - 2
DevOps Engineer
East of England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Essex region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) Akamai
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Akamai
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet