Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 122 150
Rank change year-on-year +48 +28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 87 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.46% 1.58% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 1.63% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 82 33 19
Oxfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £52,500 £43,000 £43,500
90th Percentile £81,675 £73,750 £76,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% -2.86%

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 2,427 3,006 2,758
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.75% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,074 2,494 2,230
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 +30 58 £65,000 +18.18% 16
Thame - 2 £55,000 -
Wantage - 2 £40,000 -
Kidlington +13 1 - - 1
Abingdon +1 1 £75,000 +1.69% 1
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) DevOps
2 67 (77.01%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (56.32%) Linux
4 42 (48.28%) Python
5 35 (40.23%) Docker
6 33 (37.93%) Puppet
7 32 (36.78%) Kubernetes
8 31 (35.63%) Terraform
9 28 (32.18%) Configuration Management
10 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (31.03%) Ansible
11 22 (25.29%) Web Services
11 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (25.29%) Jenkins
12 21 (24.14%) Bash Shell
13 19 (21.84%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (20.69%) Go
15 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
16 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
16 16 (18.39%) Google Cloud Platform
17 15 (17.24%) Google
17 15 (17.24%) Degree
18 13 (14.94%) MySQL
18 13 (14.94%) Ruby
18 13 (14.94%) Microservices
19 12 (13.79%) Cloud Operations
19 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (13.79%) Semantic Web
19 12 (13.79%) Big Data
19 12 (13.79%) C++

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 11 (12.64%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.45%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.30%) nginx
4 1 (1.15%) Jetty
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 67 (77.01%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (18.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (11.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (5.75%) GitHub
8 3 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (2.30%) Datadog
9 2 (2.30%) Serverless
10 1 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.15%) IaaS
10 1 (1.15%) PaaS
10 1 (1.15%) SaaS
10 1 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) MySQL
2 12 (13.79%) Big Data
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.30%) Redis
4 1 (1.15%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.15%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.49%) GitLab
3 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.15%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.15%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.15%) Codeship
6 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.15%) Hudson
6 1 (1.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) Maven
6 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (5.75%) Games
2 4 (4.60%) Publishing
3 2 (2.30%) Military
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.29%) Web Services
2 4 (4.60%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (3.45%) LAMP
4 1 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) PHP-FPM
4 1 (1.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Semantic Web
2 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Robotics
3 3 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Fintech
4 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 49 (56.32%) Linux
2 11 (12.64%) Windows
3 8 (9.20%) Debian
3 8 (9.20%) Unix
4 7 (8.05%) CentOS
4 7 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.15%) Solaris
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (32.18%) Configuration Management
3 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (19.54%) Software Engineering
5 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
6 13 (14.94%) Microservices
7 12 (13.79%) Cloud Operations
7 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.64%) Analytics
8 11 (12.64%) Technical Debt
9 10 (11.49%) Data Analytics
9 10 (11.49%) TDD
10 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
10 8 (9.20%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (9.20%) Service Design
11 7 (8.05%) Kanban
11 7 (8.05%) Scrum
12 6 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (6.90%) Migration
12 6 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) Python
2 21 (24.14%) Bash Shell
3 18 (20.69%) Go
4 13 (14.94%) Ruby
5 12 (13.79%) C++
6 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.34%) Shell Script
8 8 (9.20%) Java
8 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.90%) Perl
10 5 (5.75%) PHP
11 4 (4.60%) C-shell
12 2 (2.30%) C#
12 2 (2.30%) SQL
13 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (40.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (37.93%) Puppet
2 32 (36.78%) Kubernetes
3 31 (35.63%) Terraform
4 27 (31.03%) Ansible
5 19 (21.84%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (10.34%) Salt
7 5 (5.75%) ZABBIX
8 4 (4.60%) Packer
9 3 (3.45%) Kibana
9 3 (3.45%) logstash
10 1 (1.15%) CFEngine
10 1 (1.15%) Icinga
10 1 (1.15%) Nagios
10 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Google
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.15%) New Relic
4 1 (1.15%) Perforce
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat