The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 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
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 196 267
Rank change year-on-year +49 +71  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 771 728 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.28% 1.71% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 1.78% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 638 660 410
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32445 40865 41138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.75% 96.12% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27449 35261 34593
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in London

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in London

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in London

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London -5 103 £65,000 -7.14% 28
Hammersmith -18 5 £40,000 -38.46%
Bromley - 5 - -
Canary Wharf - 4 £67,500 -
Hounslow - 3 £52,500 -
Heathrow - 3 £60,000 -
Wimbledon +22 2 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £62,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £50,750 -
Croydon +8 1 - - 2
Harrow - 1 £80,000 -
Wembley - 1 £62,500 -
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 1520 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1115 (73.36%) Linux
3 860 (56.58%) Python
4 812 (53.42%) Puppet
5 800 (52.63%) Ansible
6 756 (49.74%) Amazon AWS
7 742 (48.82%) Opscode Chef
8 627 (41.25%) Jenkins
9 616 (40.53%) Docker
10 532 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 529 (34.80%) Continuous Integration
12 515 (33.88%) Ruby
13 508 (33.42%) Configuration Management
14 481 (31.64%) Bash Shell
15 411 (27.04%) Java
16 377 (24.80%) Git (software)
17 342 (22.50%) Windows
18 270 (17.76%) Finance
19 265 (17.43%) Microsoft Azure
20 246 (16.18%) SQL
21 223 (14.67%) MySQL
22 222 (14.61%) Open Source
23 217 (14.28%) Kubernetes
24 210 (13.82%) Apache
25 207 (13.62%) Perl
26 205 (13.49%) Terraform
27 204 (13.42%) PowerShell
28 180 (11.84%) TeamCity
29 174 (11.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
30 171 (11.25%) Unix

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 210 (13.82%) Apache
2 155 (10.20%) IIS
3 148 (9.74%) Elasticsearch
4 103 (6.78%) Tomcat
5 73 (4.80%) Confluence
6 70 (4.61%) nginx
7 57 (3.75%) OpenStack
8 49 (3.22%) Apache Spark
9 31 (2.04%) WebSphere
10 24 (1.58%) WebLogic
11 23 (1.51%) Apache Solr
12 20 (1.32%) JBoss
13 14 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (0.53%) CMS
15 7 (0.46%) Apache Airflow
15 7 (0.46%) Luigi
16 6 (0.39%) Apache Pig
17 5 (0.33%) CloudStack
17 5 (0.33%) WordPress
18 4 (0.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.39%) HipChat
3 3 (0.20%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.13%) MS Office
4 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.13%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.066%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 756 (49.74%) Amazon AWS
2 265 (17.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 135 (8.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 113 (7.43%) Amazon EC2
5 75 (4.93%) GitHub
6 67 (4.41%) Amazon S3
7 64 (4.21%) SaaS
8 48 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 45 (2.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 42 (2.76%) Amazon ELB
11 35 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
12 30 (1.97%) Route 53
12 30 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 26 (1.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 25 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
14 25 (1.64%) IaaS
15 24 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
16 23 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
16 23 (1.51%) PaaS
17 19 (1.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 92 (6.05%) DNS
2 78 (5.13%) Firewall
3 67 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 62 (4.08%) Internet
5 50 (3.29%) HTTP
6 42 (2.76%) SSL
7 36 (2.37%) LDAP
8 30 (1.97%) Kerberos
9 21 (1.38%) VPN
10 17 (1.12%) SMTP
11 15 (0.99%) LAN
12 14 (0.92%) SSH
13 13 (0.86%) SAN
14 11 (0.72%) IMAP
14 11 (0.72%) Unicast
14 11 (0.72%) VLAN
14 11 (0.72%) WAN
15 10 (0.66%) DHCP
15 10 (0.66%) HTTPS
15 10 (0.66%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (14.67%) MySQL
2 146 (9.61%) NoSQL
3 143 (9.41%) MongoDB
4 93 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 85 (5.59%) Big Data
6 78 (5.13%) Redis
7 69 (4.54%) Amazon RDS
8 61 (4.01%) Hadoop
8 61 (4.01%) Relational Database
9 46 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 25 (1.64%) Neo4j
12 20 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 19 (1.25%) Event Store
14 15 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.86%) HBase
16 10 (0.66%) Apache Hive
16 10 (0.66%) Oracle Database
17 9 (0.59%) Blockchain
17 9 (0.59%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 627 (41.25%) Jenkins
2 377 (24.80%) Git (software)
3 180 (11.84%) TeamCity
4 174 (11.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 142 (9.34%) JIRA
6 113 (7.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 98 (6.45%) Maven
7 98 (6.45%) Vagrant
8 85 (5.59%) Subversion
9 64 (4.21%) Hudson
10 57 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 50 (3.29%) MSBuild
12 40 (2.63%) JUnit
12 40 (2.63%) Travis CI
13 33 (2.17%) Ant
13 33 (2.17%) Gradle
14 26 (1.71%) git-flow
15 24 (1.58%) gulp
16 23 (1.51%) Artifactory
17 22 (1.45%) Bower
General
1 270 (17.76%) Finance
2 108 (7.11%) Banking
3 86 (5.66%) Games
4 54 (3.55%) Retail
5 49 (3.22%) Marketing
6 28 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.78%) Advertising
8 20 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 12 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.72%) Back Office
10 11 (0.72%) Publishing
11 10 (0.66%) Electronics
11 10 (0.66%) Front Office
12 8 (0.53%) Legal
13 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.13%) Law
16 1 (0.066%) Automotive
16 1 (0.066%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.066%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (10.13%) .NET
2 148 (9.74%) Web Services
3 127 (8.36%) Node.js
4 96 (6.32%) Elastic Stack
5 94 (6.18%) LAMP
6 48 (3.16%) RabbitMQ
7 39 (2.57%) Sensu
8 35 (2.30%) Kafka
9 32 (2.11%) ActiveMQ
10 31 (2.04%) AngularJS
11 28 (1.84%) LEMP Stack
11 28 (1.84%) Middleware
11 28 (1.84%) React
12 23 (1.51%) MSMQ
13 22 (1.45%) Serverless Framework
14 20 (1.32%) ASP.NET
14 20 (1.32%) Spring
14 20 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
15 19 (1.25%) HTML
16 18 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 99 (6.51%) Computer Science
2 86 (5.66%) Fintech
3 45 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 32 (2.11%) Hedge funds
6 30 (1.97%) Clustering
7 25 (1.64%) Public Cloud
8 23 (1.51%) Mobile App
9 22 (1.45%) PKI
10 14 (0.92%) Equities
11 13 (0.86%) Management Information System
12 12 (0.79%) iPad
12 12 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (0.79%) Wiki
13 10 (0.66%) Algorithms
13 10 (0.66%) Grid Computing
13 10 (0.66%) Online Games
13 10 (0.66%) Private Cloud
13 10 (0.66%) User Experience
14 9 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1115 (73.36%) Linux
2 342 (22.50%) Windows
3 171 (11.25%) Unix
4 160 (10.53%) CentOS
5 142 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 135 (8.88%) Ubuntu
7 99 (6.51%) Windows Server
8 50 (3.29%) Debian
9 28 (1.84%) Solaris
10 26 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.92%) Fedora
13 12 (0.79%) SmartOS
14 7 (0.46%) CoreOS
14 7 (0.46%) VMS
15 4 (0.26%) Android
15 4 (0.26%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.13%) AIX
17 2 (0.13%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1520 (100.00%) DevOps
2 532 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 529 (34.80%) Continuous Integration
4 508 (33.42%) Configuration Management
5 222 (14.61%) Open Source
6 163 (10.72%) Scrum
7 159 (10.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 121 (7.96%) Microservices
9 118 (7.76%) E-Commerce
10 117 (7.70%) Continuous Deployment
11 110 (7.24%) Software Engineering
12 81 (5.33%) Migration
13 78 (5.13%) TDD
14 69 (4.54%) High Availability
15 65 (4.28%) SDLC
16 59 (3.88%) Analytics
16 59 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
16 59 (3.88%) Release Management
17 56 (3.68%) Mentoring
18 54 (3.55%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 860 (56.58%) Python
2 515 (33.88%) Ruby
3 481 (31.64%) Bash Shell
4 411 (27.04%) Java
5 246 (16.18%) SQL
6 207 (13.62%) Perl
7 204 (13.42%) PowerShell
8 147 (9.67%) PHP
9 96 (6.32%) Go
10 91 (5.99%) JavaScript
11 90 (5.92%) C#
11 90 (5.92%) C++
12 77 (5.07%) Scala
13 64 (4.21%) Shell Script
14 55 (3.62%) Groovy
15 33 (2.17%) C
16 28 (1.84%) Korn
17 26 (1.71%) Bourne shell
18 13 (0.86%) R
19 10 (0.66%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 97 (6.38%) Degree
2 45 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.84%) AWS Certification
4 20 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.72%) RHCE
5 11 (0.72%) RHCSA
6 5 (0.33%) CCNA
6 5 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.13%) CISA
7 2 (0.13%) CISM
7 2 (0.13%) CISSP
7 2 (0.13%) GSLC
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.066%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.25%) QA
2 17 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.99%) GCP
4 14 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) COBIT
5 2 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.066%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 616 (40.53%) Docker
2 94 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (3.29%) Active Directory
4 42 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (2.04%) KVM
6 30 (1.97%) Xen
7 23 (1.51%) LXC
8 22 (1.45%) NFS
8 22 (1.45%) Varnish
9 13 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 10 (0.66%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.59%) etcd
12 8 (0.53%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.53%) OpenSSH
12 8 (0.53%) vSphere
13 7 (0.46%) Apache Flume
13 7 (0.46%) HDFS
13 7 (0.46%) Samba
13 7 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 812 (53.42%) Puppet
2 800 (52.63%) Ansible
3 742 (48.82%) Opscode Chef
4 217 (14.28%) Kubernetes
5 205 (13.49%) Terraform
6 163 (10.72%) Nagios
7 77 (5.07%) Salt
8 61 (4.01%) Mesos
9 47 (3.09%) Docker Swarm
10 43 (2.83%) ZABBIX
11 42 (2.76%) Kibana
12 36 (2.37%) Graphite
12 36 (2.37%) Packer
13 33 (2.17%) logstash
14 21 (1.38%) HAProxy
15 17 (1.12%) SELinux
16 14 (0.92%) Marathon
16 14 (0.92%) rkt
17 13 (0.86%) Consul
18 11 (0.72%) Grafana
Vendors
1 154 (10.13%) VMware
2 151 (9.93%) Red Hat
3 97 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 84 (5.53%) Oracle
5 83 (5.46%) Atlassian
6 60 (3.95%) SaltStack
6 60 (3.95%) Splunk
7 51 (3.36%) Google
8 46 (3.03%) New Relic
9 25 (1.64%) Sybase
10 22 (1.45%) Rackspace
11 21 (1.38%) IBM
12 19 (1.25%) Trend Micro
13 16 (1.05%) AppDynamics
14 13 (0.86%) Cloudera
15 11 (0.72%) Cisco
16 10 (0.66%) Cognizant
16 10 (0.66%) HP
16 10 (0.66%) SAP
17 9 (0.59%) Citrix
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Personal Bo
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits with Remote Wor
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Large benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum +Shares, Pension, Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago