The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 84 92
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 13 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.94% 0.62% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.63% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 10
Median salary £56,250 £64,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.10% -1.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 658 952 1046
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.36% 98.14% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 567 838 929
Median salary £36,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% +6.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Sevenoaks - 3 £52,500 -
Folkestone - 2 £42,500 - 2
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (76.19%) Linux
3 14 (66.67%) Puppet
4 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
4 10 (47.62%) Docker
4 10 (47.62%) MySQL
5 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
5 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (38.10%) Microservices
6 7 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Google
7 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) PHP
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 6 (28.57%) Ansible
8 5 (23.81%) Kubernetes
8 5 (23.81%) Build Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Perl
8 5 (23.81%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Python
8 5 (23.81%) Blog
8 5 (23.81%) Games
9 4 (19.05%) J2EE
9 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment

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 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Google App Engine
4 1 (4.76%) Heroku
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) SoftLayer
4 1 (4.76%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) SNMP
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) BigQuery
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) DocumentDB
3 1 (4.76%) RavenDB
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) OAuth
2 2 (9.52%) Servlets
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) YAML
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Grails
3 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Blog
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Xbox
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) AIX
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Solaris
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 8 (38.10%) Microservices
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Build Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 5 (23.81%) Python
5 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) C++
8 1 (4.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Puppet
2 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (28.57%) Ansible
4 5 (23.81%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (4.76%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Perforce
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) New Relic
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago