Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 69 70
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 26 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.77% 1.81% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 1.96% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 12
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -35.29% +25.93%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £59,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,000 £92,500
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -52.94% +64.25%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 620 716 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 89.86% 92.75% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 491 510 542
Liverpool median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,776 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% - -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Liverpool

DevOps
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Liverpool

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Ansible
2 12 (46.15%) CentOS
3 11 (42.31%) MySQL
3 11 (42.31%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) Nagios
3 11 (42.31%) LAMP
3 11 (42.31%) New Relic
4 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 10 (38.46%) Master's Degree
4 10 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Degree
4 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
5 9 (34.62%) High Availability
5 9 (34.62%) Splunk
5 9 (34.62%) Route 53
5 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (34.62%) Amazon S3
5 9 (34.62%) Debian
5 9 (34.62%) PHP
5 9 (34.62%) Performance Optimisation
5 9 (34.62%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (34.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (34.62%) Amazon CloudWatch

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) JBoss
1 3 (11.54%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (34.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 9 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (34.62%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (34.62%) Amazon S3
2 9 (34.62%) Route 53
2 9 (34.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (11.54%) Office 365
5 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Couchbase
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Hosting Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) LAMP
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) Jest
4 2 (7.69%) Kafka
4 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.69%) React
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Life Science
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) CentOS
3 9 (34.62%) Debian
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 9 (34.62%) High Availability
2 9 (34.62%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (7.69%) Build Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Change Control
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
2 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 2 (7.69%) ES6
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
1 10 (38.46%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) RHCA
2 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.54%) Docker
3 3 (11.54%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Ansible
2 11 (42.31%) Nagios
3 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
3 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 3 (11.54%) Rancher
4 2 (7.69%) CFEngine
4 2 (7.69%) Kibana
4 2 (7.69%) logstash
4 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) SCOM
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) New Relic
2 9 (34.62%) Splunk
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore