Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 117 129
Rank change year-on-year +31 +12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 20 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.51% 0.70% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.71% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 20
Kent median annual salary £67,500 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.82% -34.62% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £39,725 £57,125
90th Percentile £71,250 £56,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1295 1685 2168
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.96% 98.19% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1484 1939
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Folkestone - 5 £42,500 - 1
Maidstone +23 1 £45,000 -14.29%
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (70.00%) Microservices
3 14 (70.00%) SDLC
3 14 (70.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Change Management
5 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security
5 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (5.00%) JBoss
7 1 (5.00%) Apache
7 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) J2EE

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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (70.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 14 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (70.00%) Microservices
3 14 (70.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft