Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Consultant 17 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 - -
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -30.00%

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 5422 4845 6064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 95.85% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 3072 3905
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% +0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £64,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Consultant in Scotland over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram 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 12 December 2017. 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 - 14 £65,000 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £60,000 -
DevOps Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, DevOps Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring DevOps Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (76.47%) Microservices
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Ansible
4 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (64.71%) Puppet
4 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (52.94%) Terraform
5 9 (52.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 8 (47.06%) GCP
6 8 (47.06%) Unix
6 8 (47.06%) JIRA
6 8 (47.06%) Subversion
6 8 (47.06%) Splunk
6 8 (47.06%) RedGate
6 8 (47.06%) ServiceNow
6 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (47.06%) Open Source
6 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (47.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (47.06%) Rundeck
6 8 (47.06%) Consul
6 8 (47.06%) IBM UrbanCode
6 8 (47.06%) Elastic Stack

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (47.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (17.65%) npm
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (52.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
3 8 (47.06%) GoCD
3 8 (47.06%) IBM UrbanCode
3 8 (47.06%) JIRA
3 8 (47.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (47.06%) Subversion
3 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (17.65%) Artifactory
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Log4j
4 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium
4 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.88%) Hudson
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Flex
2 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) JDBC
2 3 (17.65%) JPA
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (76.47%) Microservices
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
3 8 (47.06%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Ansible
1 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (64.71%) Puppet
2 9 (52.94%) Terraform
3 8 (47.06%) Consul
3 8 (47.06%) Rundeck
4 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.88%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) RedGate
1 8 (47.06%) ServiceNow
1 8 (47.06%) Splunk
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat