Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Consultant
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 219 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Consultant 28 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - -10.34% +3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,106 5,304 5,082
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 95.81% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,359 3,382 3,087
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

DevOps Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Consultant in Scotland

DevOps Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for DevOps Consultant in Scotland

DevOps Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Consultant within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Edinburgh +29 28 £65,000 +30.00%
DevOps Consultant
UK

DevOps Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, DevOps Consultant 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 Scotland region featuring DevOps Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (89.29%) Ansible
2 25 (89.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 25 (89.29%) RedGate
2 25 (89.29%) Splunk
2 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
2 25 (89.29%) ServiceNow
2 25 (89.29%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (89.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 25 (89.29%) Rundeck
2 25 (89.29%) Elastic Stack
2 25 (89.29%) Terraform
2 25 (89.29%) GoCD
2 25 (89.29%) Consul
2 25 (89.29%) IBM UrbanCode
2 25 (89.29%) Subversion
2 25 (89.29%) JIRA
2 25 (89.29%) Unix
2 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 25 (89.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (89.29%) Git (software)
2 25 (89.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (89.29%) Customer Engagement
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (89.29%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (89.29%) Open Source
2 25 (89.29%) Puppet
2 25 (89.29%) Microservices

DevOps Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 25 (89.29%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (89.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 25 (89.29%) Git (software)
1 25 (89.29%) GoCD
1 25 (89.29%) IBM UrbanCode
1 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
1 25 (89.29%) JIRA
1 25 (89.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 25 (89.29%) Subversion
1 25 (89.29%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
1 25 (89.29%) Unix
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (89.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (89.29%) Customer Engagement
2 25 (89.29%) Microservices
2 25 (89.29%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.57%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 25 (89.29%) Ansible
1 25 (89.29%) Consul
1 25 (89.29%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (89.29%) Puppet
1 25 (89.29%) Rundeck
1 25 (89.29%) Terraform
2 1 (3.57%) Graphite
2 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.57%) Icinga
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Delphix
1 25 (89.29%) RedGate
1 25 (89.29%) ServiceNow
1 25 (89.29%) Splunk