The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 29 March 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 100 91
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 8 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.00% 0.35% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.36% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +45.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 780 1113 915
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.50% 97.98% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 639 968 823
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Kent

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Kent

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Kent over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Kent

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +19 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Chatham - 2 - -
Tonbridge +1 1 £62,500 -
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Kent region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
4 11 (64.71%) NoSQL
4 11 (64.71%) OAuth
4 11 (64.71%) Visualisation
4 11 (64.71%) Load Testing
4 11 (64.71%) PHP
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) J2EE
4 11 (64.71%) Servlets
4 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 11 (64.71%) Games
4 11 (64.71%) Game Development
4 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
6 9 (52.94%) Google App Engine
6 9 (52.94%) WordPress
6 9 (52.94%) Web Development
6 9 (52.94%) Degree
6 9 (52.94%) Legal
6 9 (52.94%) Google
6 9 (52.94%) Perforce
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 9 (52.94%) UML
6 9 (52.94%) C++
6 9 (52.94%) Xbox
6 9 (52.94%) Tableau

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (52.94%) WordPress
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Google App Engine
1 9 (52.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.88%) Heroku
4 1 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) SoftLayer
4 1 (5.88%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) SNMP
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) NoSQL
2 9 (52.94%) BigQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) DocumentDB
3 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (64.71%) Games
2 9 (52.94%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
1 11 (64.71%) J2EE
1 11 (64.71%) OAuth
1 11 (64.71%) Servlets
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) YAML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) Grails
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (52.94%) Xbox
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (64.71%) Game Development
2 11 (64.71%) Load Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Visualisation
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) UML
4 9 (52.94%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 3 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.76%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) Go
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
1 2 (11.76%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Google
1 9 (52.94%) Perforce
1 9 (52.94%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) New Relic
2 1 (5.88%) Splunk
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