Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 23 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.86% 1.00% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.04% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Salford median annual salary £36,250 - £30,000
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +15.15%

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 103 96 79
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.10% 96.00% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 88 80 72
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,850 £27,500 £19,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,305 £47,375
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) NuGet
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Release Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Rundeck
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds