Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 18 November 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
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +27
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.76% 0.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Salford median annual salary £42,500 - -
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +23.53% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 168 125 81
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.82% 98.43% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121 108 76
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% -1.95% +2.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,175 £25,625
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,250 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Salford

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Salford

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Salford over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Salford

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Salford region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (20.00%) Release Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Release Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (20.00%) VMware