Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 12 December 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 164 188
Rank change year-on-year +22 +24 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 62 61 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.61% 1.38% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.43% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 34
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £82,000 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 3,752 4,274 4,381
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 96.59% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,900 3,625 3,668
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £73,775 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
Hatfield +15 44 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Watford -2 6 £72,500 -9.38%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £37,500 - 1
Stevenage +12 2 £54,000 +8.00% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £57,500 -
St Albans -17 1 £55,000 -
DevOps Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Hertfordshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) DevOps
2 54 (87.10%) Docker
3 48 (77.42%) Linux
4 42 (67.74%) Python
5 38 (61.29%) Ansible
6 35 (56.45%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (48.39%) Bash Shell
8 27 (43.55%) Puppet
9 23 (37.10%) Retail
9 23 (37.10%) Kubernetes
10 22 (35.48%) Google Cloud Platform
11 21 (33.87%) Unix
12 19 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (29.03%) Load Balancing
13 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (29.03%) VMware
13 18 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 16 (25.81%) Java
14 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
15 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
15 15 (24.19%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 14 (22.58%) Firewall
17 13 (20.97%) Citrix
17 13 (20.97%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (20.97%) Hybrid Cloud
18 10 (16.13%) JIRA
18 10 (16.13%) Google
19 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (14.52%) Perl
19 9 (14.52%) Confluence

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 9 (14.52%) Confluence
2 6 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (8.06%) nginx
4 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.84%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) Apache
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 35 (56.45%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (35.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.06%) Stackdriver
4 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.23%) Slack
5 1 (1.61%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) npm
5 1 (1.61%) NuGet
5 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 14 (22.58%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) Big Data
3 2 (3.23%) Redis
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) JIRA
2 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.06%) Bitbucket
4 5 (8.06%) Maven
5 4 (6.45%) Checkstyle
5 4 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.84%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.23%) Subversion
7 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.61%) Codeship
8 1 (1.61%) Hudson
8 1 (1.61%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (37.10%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Velocity
2 2 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) CSS
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (20.97%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (4.84%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Linux
2 21 (33.87%) Unix
3 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.84%) AIX
4 3 (4.84%) CoreOS
5 2 (3.23%) CentOS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (29.03%) Load Balancing
3 15 (24.19%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.68%) Microservices
7 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Measurement
7 4 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (4.84%) ITIL
8 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.84%) Physics
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineering
9 2 (3.23%) Project Management
10 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) Python
2 30 (48.39%) Bash Shell
3 16 (25.81%) Java
4 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
5 9 (14.52%) Perl
6 8 (12.90%) Ruby
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) SQL
8 1 (1.61%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
System Software
1 54 (87.10%) Docker
2 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.84%) Ceph
5 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) iptables
5 1 (1.61%) Samba
Systems Management
1 38 (61.29%) Ansible
2 27 (43.55%) Puppet
3 23 (37.10%) Kubernetes
4 19 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (9.68%) HAProxy
5 6 (9.68%) Rancher
5 6 (9.68%) Terraform
6 5 (8.06%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (8.06%) Mesos
6 5 (8.06%) yum
7 2 (3.23%) Nagios
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.61%) Consul
8 1 (1.61%) Grafana
8 1 (1.61%) Graphite
8 1 (1.61%) Kibana
8 1 (1.61%) logstash
8 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) VMware
2 13 (20.97%) Citrix
3 10 (16.13%) Google
4 6 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 6 (9.68%) New Relic
4 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.45%) Percona
6 4 (6.45%) Sonatype
7 3 (4.84%) NetApp
8 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.61%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.61%) Splunk