Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 48 97
Rank change year-on-year +17 +49 +65
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 288 257 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.39% 5.83% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.19% 6.64% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 222 218 122
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £77,375 £82,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year - +5.50% +21.11%

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,518 3,872 3,988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 90.27% 87.86% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,726 3,267 3,295
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Hertfordshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Hertfordshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Hertfordshire

DevOps
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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 +10 80 £65,000 +8.33% 3
St Albans -7 36 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Welwyn Garden City -8 30 £63,000 +0.80% 1
Watford +2 25 £72,500 +11.54% 4
Borehamwood +12 22 £42,500 +16.44%
Hemel Hempstead +32 14 £53,350 -11.08% 1
Rickmansworth +9 5 £61,500 +2.50% 3
Cheshunt - 5 £55,000 -
Potters Bar - 4 £65,000 -
Hitchin +8 3 £75,000 +100.00%
Bishop's Stortford +6 2 £57,500 +53.33%
Stevenage +6 2 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Broxbourne - 2 £45,000 - 2
Letchworth - 2 £48,750 -
Welwyn +8 1 £59,000 +18.00%
Waltham Cross - 1 £55,000 -
Baldock - 1 - -
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for DevOps.

1 148 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (46.18%) Python
3 117 (40.63%) Linux
4 105 (36.46%) Docker
5 98 (34.03%) Amazon AWS
6 79 (27.43%) Java
7 70 (24.31%) Degree
8 67 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 58 (20.14%) AngularJS
9 58 (20.14%) Unix
10 56 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
11 55 (19.10%) Puppet
11 55 (19.10%) Ansible
12 53 (18.40%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 52 (18.06%) Kubernetes
14 51 (17.71%) TCP/IP
15 50 (17.36%) Retail
16 48 (16.67%) C#
17 47 (16.32%) Bash Shell
18 44 (15.28%) .NET
18 44 (15.28%) Firewall
19 43 (14.93%) Computer Science
20 42 (14.58%) JIRA
20 42 (14.58%) VMware
20 42 (14.58%) Computer Science Degree
21 41 (14.24%) Mathematics
21 41 (14.24%) ITIL
21 41 (14.24%) Microservices
21 41 (14.24%) Google Cloud Platform
22 39 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure

DevOps
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 33 (11.46%) OpenStack
2 30 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.51%) GlassFish
3 13 (4.51%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.47%) Confluence
5 7 (2.43%) Apache
5 7 (2.43%) IIS
6 6 (2.08%) JBoss
6 6 (2.08%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.35%) OpenWhisk
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.74%) HipChat
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.04%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 98 (34.03%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (14.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (6.60%) GitHub
5 9 (3.13%) PaaS
6 7 (2.43%) IaaS
7 5 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.74%) Stackdriver
8 4 (1.39%) SaaS
9 3 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.69%) NuGet
10 2 (0.69%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.69%) Serverless
10 2 (0.69%) Slack
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (17.71%) TCP/IP
2 44 (15.28%) Firewall
3 28 (9.72%) DNS
4 24 (8.33%) DHCP
5 19 (6.60%) HTTP
6 17 (5.90%) ICMP
6 17 (5.90%) SNMP
7 14 (4.86%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (4.17%) Internet
9 10 (3.47%) Wireless
10 8 (2.78%) Network Security
10 8 (2.78%) VPN
11 7 (2.43%) 802.11
12 5 (1.74%) WAN
13 4 (1.39%) BGP
13 4 (1.39%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.39%) MPLS
13 4 (1.39%) OSPF
13 4 (1.39%) VRRP
13 4 (1.39%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.38%) Redis
2 21 (7.29%) NoSQL
2 21 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.82%) RDBMS
3 11 (3.82%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.13%) MySQL
6 8 (2.78%) Big Data
6 8 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.74%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.39%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.69%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (14.58%) JIRA
2 38 (13.19%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.21%) LabVIEW
4 15 (5.21%) Redmine
4 15 (5.21%) Subversion
5 12 (4.17%) Metasploit
6 11 (3.82%) Maven
7 8 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.43%) Moq
8 7 (2.43%) NUnit
8 7 (2.43%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (1.74%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.74%) Gradle
11 4 (1.39%) Checkstyle
11 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (17.36%) Retail
2 13 (4.51%) Finance
3 8 (2.78%) Games
4 4 (1.39%) Legal
5 3 (1.04%) Automotive
6 2 (0.69%) Back Office
6 2 (0.69%) Banking
6 2 (0.69%) Local Government
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (30.21%) Developer
2 62 (21.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 34 (11.81%) .NET Developer
3 34 (11.81%) Security Engineer
4 24 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 24 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 23 (7.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (7.99%) Linux Engineer
5 23 (7.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 22 (7.64%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.29%) C# Developer
8 20 (6.94%) AWS DevOps
8 20 (6.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.60%) Architect
9 19 (6.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.60%) AWS Engineer
9 19 (6.60%) Software Developer
10 17 (5.90%) Python Engineer
10 17 (5.90%) Support Engineer
11 16 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (20.14%) AngularJS
2 44 (15.28%) .NET
3 30 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
4 29 (10.07%) Node.js
5 22 (7.64%) Kafka
5 22 (7.64%) REST
6 21 (7.29%) Web Services
7 18 (6.25%) .NET Core
8 17 (5.90%) Velocity
9 16 (5.56%) React
10 15 (5.21%) HTML
10 15 (5.21%) Spring
11 12 (4.17%) CSS
11 12 (4.17%) RESTful
12 9 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (3.13%) Sass
13 8 (2.78%) jQuery
14 7 (2.43%) Java EE
14 7 (2.43%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.93%) Computer Science
2 32 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 29 (10.07%) Security Operations Centre
4 27 (9.38%) Private Cloud
5 21 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (7.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (6.94%) Public Cloud
7 18 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (6.25%) Data Centre
8 15 (5.21%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (3.13%) Cloud Native
10 6 (2.08%) Replication
10 6 (2.08%) Robotics
11 5 (1.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.74%) User Experience
12 4 (1.39%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.39%) Fintech
12 4 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 117 (40.63%) Linux
2 58 (20.14%) Unix
3 18 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 17 (5.90%) Kali Linux
5 14 (4.86%) Windows
6 13 (4.51%) AIX
6 13 (4.51%) Debian
7 11 (3.82%) CoreOS
7 11 (3.82%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.82%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.69%) Android
8 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.69%) CentOS
8 2 (0.69%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (18.40%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 41 (14.24%) ITIL
4 41 (14.24%) Mathematics
4 41 (14.24%) Microservices
5 39 (13.54%) SIEM
6 36 (12.50%) Web Development
7 34 (11.81%) Mentoring
8 32 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
9 31 (10.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 30 (10.42%) Coaching
10 30 (10.42%) Information Security
11 29 (10.07%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 29 (10.07%) Performance Monitoring
11 29 (10.07%) Scrum
11 29 (10.07%) Security Architecture
11 29 (10.07%) Security Operations
12 28 (9.72%) E-Commerce
13 27 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 133 (46.18%) Python
2 79 (27.43%) Java
3 48 (16.67%) C#
4 47 (16.32%) Bash Shell
5 39 (13.54%) JavaScript
6 38 (13.19%) PowerShell
7 29 (10.07%) SQL
8 28 (9.72%) Ruby
9 22 (7.64%) Perl
10 20 (6.94%) PHP
11 15 (5.21%) Java 8
12 13 (4.51%) TypeScript
13 12 (4.17%) Go
14 6 (2.08%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.04%) C
16 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.35%) Scala
17 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (24.31%) Degree
2 42 (14.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (10.07%) SSCP
4 17 (5.90%) CEH
4 17 (5.90%) CompTIA Security+
4 17 (5.90%) GCIA
4 17 (5.90%) GCIH
4 17 (5.90%) GSEC
5 15 (5.21%) CISSP
6 12 (4.17%) CISA
6 12 (4.17%) CISM
6 12 (4.17%) CSSLP
6 12 (4.17%) GIAC
6 12 (4.17%) SANS
7 6 (2.08%) CCNA
7 6 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.74%) A+ Certification
8 5 (1.74%) CCENT
8 5 (1.74%) MBA
8 5 (1.74%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (36.46%) Docker
2 39 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.94%) Ceph
4 17 (5.90%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (3.47%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.39%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 55 (19.10%) Ansible
1 55 (19.10%) Puppet
2 52 (18.06%) Kubernetes
3 28 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (8.33%) Graphite
5 19 (6.60%) Grafana
6 17 (5.90%) Consul
7 15 (5.21%) Terraform
8 12 (4.17%) Nessus
8 12 (4.17%) Nmap
9 11 (3.82%) HAProxy
10 7 (2.43%) Prometheus
11 6 (2.08%) Packer
11 6 (2.08%) Rancher
12 5 (1.74%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (1.74%) Mesos
12 5 (1.74%) QRadar
12 5 (1.74%) yum
13 4 (1.39%) ZABBIX
14 3 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (14.58%) VMware
2 30 (10.42%) Google
3 29 (10.07%) Oracle
4 27 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 21 (7.29%) NetApp
6 18 (6.25%) Citrix
6 18 (6.25%) Splunk
7 12 (4.17%) Netsparker
7 12 (4.17%) Qualys
8 11 (3.82%) IBM
9 8 (2.78%) New Relic
10 7 (2.43%) AppDynamics
10 7 (2.43%) Dynatrace
11 6 (2.08%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.08%) hybris
11 6 (2.08%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.74%) Aruba
12 5 (1.74%) Percona
12 5 (1.74%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.39%) Sonatype