Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 98 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 26 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.64% 1.29% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.32% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 25
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -38.89%
10th Percentile £45,500 £44,625 £40,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £79,000 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -38.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1536 1439 1596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 98.02% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1259 1286
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Oxford

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Oxford

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Oxford

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

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 Oxford region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (61.54%) Python
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
3 15 (57.69%) Linux
4 13 (50.00%) Docker
5 11 (42.31%) Ansible
5 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (42.31%) Puppet
6 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 7 (26.92%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
11 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 4 (15.38%) Games
11 4 (15.38%) C++
11 4 (15.38%) MySQL
12 3 (11.54%) Terraform
12 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
12 3 (11.54%) GCP
12 3 (11.54%) Debian
12 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (11.54%) nginx
12 3 (11.54%) Machine Learning
13 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
13 2 (7.69%) GitHub

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.69%) GitHub
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) IPv4
1 2 (7.69%) IPv6
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) MariaDB
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Flask
2 2 (7.69%) LAMP
2 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (7.69%) OpenMP
2 2 (7.69%) PHP-FPM
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Debian
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Machine Learning
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 4 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) Korn
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
2 2 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Ansible
1 11 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.54%) Terraform
3 2 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) New Relic
1 2 (7.69%) Sun
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat