Period
to 24 May 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 118 139
Rank change year-on-year +48 +21 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 76 62 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.73% 2.08% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 2.12% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 73 52 30
Oxfordshire median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -

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 1,981 2,929 2,610
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 98.29% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,648 2,555 2,187
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £66,250
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 24 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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 +44 64 £70,000 +7.69% 16
Abingdon +7 1 - - 1
Witney - 1 £60,000 -
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 76 (100.00%) DevOps
2 69 (90.79%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (57.89%) Linux
4 36 (47.37%) Ansible
5 34 (44.74%) Docker
6 33 (43.42%) Kubernetes
7 29 (38.16%) Terraform
7 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
8 25 (32.89%) Jenkins
9 24 (31.58%) Python
10 22 (28.95%) Big Data
11 20 (26.32%) Puppet
11 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
12 19 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
13 18 (23.68%) Web Services
14 15 (19.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (18.42%) Cloud Operations
15 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (18.42%) Semantic Web
15 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (18.42%) Microservices
16 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (14.47%) Java
18 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
19 9 (11.84%) Google Cloud Platform
19 9 (11.84%) Windows
20 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
20 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
20 8 (10.53%) Migration

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 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.63%) nginx
1 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 69 (90.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (9.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (7.89%) Serverless
6 5 (6.58%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (5.26%) GitHub
8 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.32%) Azure Functions
9 1 (1.32%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) Big Data
2 7 (9.21%) Hadoop
2 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
2 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.95%) MySQL
4 2 (2.63%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.58%) Travis CI
3 5 (6.58%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.26%) CircleCI
5 3 (3.95%) Ant
5 3 (3.95%) Maven
5 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.32%) GitLab
7 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (10.53%) Games
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.63%) JSON
3 2 (2.63%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) XSLT
4 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Semantic Web
2 5 (6.58%) Robotics
3 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 44 (57.89%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Windows
3 7 (9.21%) Unix
4 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.95%) CentOS
5 3 (3.95%) Debian
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) DevOps
2 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
3 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 19 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 15 (19.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.42%) Cloud Operations
6 14 (18.42%) Microservices
7 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
8 8 (10.53%) Migration
9 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Automation
9 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.21%) Technical Debt
10 6 (7.89%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (6.58%) Analytics
11 5 (6.58%) Computer Vision
11 5 (6.58%) Open Source
12 4 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 3 (3.95%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) Python
2 11 (14.47%) Java
3 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.58%) C++
5 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) Perl
7 2 (2.63%) SQL
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) C#
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) CCNA
2 3 (3.95%) CCNP
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (44.74%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (47.37%) Ansible
2 33 (43.42%) Kubernetes
3 29 (38.16%) Terraform
4 20 (26.32%) Puppet
5 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (6.58%) Salt
7 1 (1.32%) Icinga
7 1 (1.32%) Nagios
7 1 (1.32%) Packer
7 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Google
2 3 (3.95%) Facebook
2 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.63%) Isilon
3 2 (2.63%) NetApp