Period
to 11 July 2020

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 110 144
Rank change year-on-year +26 +34 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 24 59 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.00% 2.01% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.08% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 77
Median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £47,500 £51,775 £47,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £75,000 £75,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,151 2,843 4,543
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.73% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 940 2,211 3,717
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,125 £75,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.11% +2.15% +3.33%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £60,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +24 6 £51,250 -31.67% 2
Watford +20 2 - - 1
DevOps Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (87.50%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) Docker
4 17 (70.83%) Kubernetes
5 16 (66.67%) Bash Shell
6 12 (50.00%) Python
7 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
7 11 (45.83%) Ansible
8 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (41.67%) AWS
9 9 (37.50%) CentOS
9 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (37.50%) Windows
9 9 (37.50%) Debian
10 8 (33.33%) MySQL
10 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
10 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (33.33%) Puppet
10 8 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (29.17%) Azure
11 7 (29.17%) GCP
11 7 (29.17%) GitLab
11 7 (29.17%) Jinja
11 7 (29.17%) Travis CI
11 7 (29.17%) VirtualBox
11 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
11 7 (29.17%) Web Services
12 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (25.00%) SQL

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Pulsar
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) AWS
2 7 (29.17%) Azure
2 7 (29.17%) GCP
3 4 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (12.50%) GitHub
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (4.17%) Akamai
6 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (4.17%) AWS CodeCommit
6 1 (4.17%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) MariaDB
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 7 (29.17%) GitLab
5 7 (29.17%) Travis CI
6 3 (12.50%) JIRA
7 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
7 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
1 2 (8.33%) Law
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
1 2 (8.33%) Police
1 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Jinja
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) CentOS
2 9 (37.50%) Debian
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 12 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Docker
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 7 (29.17%) VirtualBox
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) Kubernetes
2 11 (45.83%) Ansible
3 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (33.33%) Puppet
4 6 (25.00%) Kibana
4 6 (25.00%) logstash
5 3 (12.50%) Terraform
6 1 (4.17%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) hybris
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk