Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 152 158
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 45 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.49% 0.71% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.74% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 32
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -38.89%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,125
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,000 £70,000
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2918 2853 3240
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 97.11% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 2324 2657
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Oxfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Oxfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Oxfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Oxfordshire 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
Oxford +5 26 £55,000 +10.00%
Abingdon - 9 - - 3
Banbury - 1 £60,000 -
Kidlington - 1 £72,500 -
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

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 Oxfordshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) DevOps
2 31 (68.89%) Linux
3 30 (66.67%) Python
3 30 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (53.33%) Docker
5 23 (51.11%) Ansible
5 23 (51.11%) Jenkins
6 22 (48.89%) Configuration Management
7 21 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (42.22%) Puppet
9 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (31.11%) Java
11 13 (28.89%) Web Services
11 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
12 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
13 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
13 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (17.78%) C++
14 7 (15.56%) Terraform
14 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
15 6 (13.33%) Open Source
15 6 (13.33%) SaaS
15 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
15 6 (13.33%) Kubernetes
15 6 (13.33%) SQL
15 6 (13.33%) Unix
15 6 (13.33%) Windows
15 6 (13.33%) PowerShell

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (8.89%) nginx
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 30 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) SaaS
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (8.89%) GitHub
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (4.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (4.44%) G Suite
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) IPv4
2 2 (4.44%) IPv6
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) FTP
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.44%) Redis
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Jenkins
2 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.67%) Maven
6 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) Subversion
6 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.89%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) LAMP
3 3 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (4.44%) Flask
4 2 (4.44%) OpenMP
4 2 (4.44%) PHP-FPM
4 2 (4.44%) RESTful
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.67%) Fintech
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) Xbox
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Unix
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) CentOS
3 3 (6.67%) Debian
4 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (48.89%) Configuration Management
3 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Open Source
6 6 (13.33%) Task Automation
6 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.89%) OO
8 3 (6.67%) Machine Learning
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) Data Management
9 2 (4.44%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.44%) Migration
9 2 (4.44%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Python
2 14 (31.11%) Java
3 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
4 8 (17.78%) C++
5 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (8.89%) C#
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.67%) Perl
8 2 (4.44%) C
8 2 (4.44%) Korn
8 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.22%) Go
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (51.11%) Ansible
2 21 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (42.22%) Puppet
4 7 (15.56%) Terraform
5 6 (13.33%) Kubernetes
6 3 (6.67%) Salt
7 2 (4.44%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Sophos
2 4 (8.89%) Perforce
3 3 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) New Relic
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Sun
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk
5 1 (2.22%) VMware