The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / South East
Rank 225 331 344
Rank change year-on-year +106 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 170 130 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.14% 0.68% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.70% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 143 96 83
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14422 18600 19935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.51% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12036 15863 16077
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in the South East

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in the South East

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in the South East

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +84 76 £57,500 - 7
Surrey +32 32 £51,000 -2.85% 5
Hampshire +29 23 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Oxfordshire -12 17 £57,500 -28.12% 6
West Sussex - 13 £50,000 - 1
Kent +26 8 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £53,250 +6.50% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, DevOps Engineer 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 South East region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 324 (100.00%) DevOps
2 249 (76.85%) Linux
3 180 (55.56%) Python
4 165 (50.93%) Amazon AWS
5 163 (50.31%) Puppet
6 141 (43.52%) Jenkins
7 129 (39.81%) Opscode Chef
8 128 (39.51%) Ansible
9 120 (37.04%) Bash Shell
10 111 (34.26%) Java
11 102 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (30.56%) Git (software)
13 94 (29.01%) Perl
14 93 (28.70%) Docker
15 92 (28.40%) SQL
16 86 (26.54%) Ruby
17 82 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
18 72 (22.22%) MySQL
19 70 (21.60%) Unix
20 67 (20.68%) Configuration Management
21 60 (18.52%) Web Services
22 56 (17.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 55 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
23 55 (16.98%) Windows
24 50 (15.43%) PowerShell
25 49 (15.12%) Finance
26 46 (14.20%) Red Hat
26 46 (14.20%) PHP
26 46 (14.20%) SaaS
27 37 (11.42%) Continuous Delivery

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 23 (7.10%) Apache
3 15 (4.63%) nginx
4 14 (4.32%) IIS
5 13 (4.01%) JBoss
6 12 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (2.78%) Confluence
7 9 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (2.78%) WordPress
8 6 (1.85%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.85%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.23%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.62%) Jetty
12 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.62%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 165 (50.93%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (14.20%) SaaS
4 17 (5.25%) PaaS
5 14 (4.32%) IaaS
6 12 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (2.78%) Google App Engine
9 7 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (2.16%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.93%) GitHub
13 3 (0.93%) Heroku
14 2 (0.62%) Akamai
14 2 (0.62%) Datadog
15 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.86%) DNS
1 19 (5.86%) Network Security
2 15 (4.63%) HTTP
3 14 (4.32%) LDAP
4 12 (3.70%) Internet
5 9 (2.78%) DHCP
6 8 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.16%) Firewall
8 6 (1.85%) IPv4
8 6 (1.85%) IPv6
9 5 (1.54%) AMQP
9 5 (1.54%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.54%) LAN
9 5 (1.54%) VPN
9 5 (1.54%) WAN
10 2 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.62%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.62%) VLAN
11 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (22.22%) MySQL
2 33 (10.19%) SQL Server
3 30 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (2.78%) BigQuery
4 9 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.16%) Redis
6 6 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.54%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.23%) Big Data
8 4 (1.23%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.62%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.62%) Riak
10 1 (0.31%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.31%) HBase
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.31%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 141 (43.52%) Jenkins
2 99 (30.56%) Git (software)
3 34 (10.49%) Maven
4 30 (9.26%) Vagrant
5 29 (8.95%) Ant
5 29 (8.95%) Subversion
6 23 (7.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (6.17%) JIRA
8 19 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (4.94%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (4.32%) Visual Studio
11 11 (3.40%) Gradle
12 10 (3.09%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
14 5 (1.54%) LoadRunner
14 5 (1.54%) Selenium
15 4 (1.23%) Bitbucket
15 4 (1.23%) HP UFT
16 3 (0.93%) Cucumber
16 3 (0.93%) MSBuild
General
1 49 (15.12%) Finance
2 16 (4.94%) Banking
2 16 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.63%) Marketing
4 11 (3.40%) Games
5 9 (2.78%) Legal
6 8 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.16%) Electronics
8 3 (0.93%) Retail
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 2 (0.62%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.52%) Web Services
2 22 (6.79%) .NET
3 17 (5.25%) Spring
4 12 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 12 (3.70%) J2EE
4 12 (3.70%) LAMP
4 12 (3.70%) Node.js
5 11 (3.40%) OAuth
5 11 (3.40%) Servlets
6 8 (2.47%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (2.47%) WinForms
6 8 (2.47%) WPF
7 7 (2.16%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.16%) CSS
7 7 (2.16%) HTML
8 6 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (1.85%) Java EE
8 6 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.25%) Public Cloud
3 14 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.32%) Fintech
4 11 (3.40%) Replication
5 10 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.78%) Xbox
7 8 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.16%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.85%) PKI
10 3 (0.93%) HACMP
11 1 (0.31%) BBC
11 1 (0.31%) Blog
11 1 (0.31%) FMCG
11 1 (0.31%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.31%) Home Automation
11 1 (0.31%) iPad
11 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 249 (76.85%) Linux
2 70 (21.60%) Unix
3 56 (17.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 55 (16.98%) Windows
5 35 (10.80%) CentOS
6 21 (6.48%) Ubuntu
7 15 (4.63%) Debian
8 13 (4.01%) Windows Server
9 12 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.16%) AIX
10 7 (2.16%) Fedora
10 7 (2.16%) FreeBSD
10 7 (2.16%) Solaris
11 5 (1.54%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.54%) VMS
12 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.31%) Android
13 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (100.00%) DevOps
2 102 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
3 82 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (20.68%) Configuration Management
5 37 (11.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 28 (8.64%) Continuous Deployment
7 26 (8.02%) Open Source
8 23 (7.10%) Scrum
9 20 (6.17%) Build Automation
9 20 (6.17%) Visualisation
10 19 (5.86%) Load Testing
10 19 (5.86%) Mentoring
10 19 (5.86%) SDLC
11 18 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (5.56%) Software Engineering
12 16 (4.94%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.94%) TDD
13 15 (4.63%) Automated Testing
13 15 (4.63%) BDD
13 15 (4.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 180 (55.56%) Python
2 120 (37.04%) Bash Shell
3 111 (34.26%) Java
4 94 (29.01%) Perl
5 92 (28.40%) SQL
6 86 (26.54%) Ruby
7 50 (15.43%) PowerShell
8 46 (14.20%) PHP
9 26 (8.02%) C#
9 26 (8.02%) JavaScript
10 21 (6.48%) Shell Script
11 19 (5.86%) C++
12 13 (4.01%) C
13 7 (2.16%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.85%) Go
15 3 (0.93%) Groovy
16 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.62%) Scala
17 1 (0.31%) Korn
17 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (9.57%) Degree
2 5 (1.54%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.23%) CCNA
3 4 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.48%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (28.70%) Docker
2 21 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.09%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.16%) NFS
4 7 (2.16%) vSphere
5 6 (1.85%) XenServer
6 5 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.23%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.93%) KVM
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.62%) Gluster
10 1 (0.31%) etcd
10 1 (0.31%) flannel
10 1 (0.31%) LXC
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 163 (50.31%) Puppet
2 129 (39.81%) Opscode Chef
3 128 (39.51%) Ansible
4 31 (9.57%) Salt
5 25 (7.72%) Kubernetes
6 12 (3.70%) Terraform
7 10 (3.09%) HAProxy
7 10 (3.09%) Nagios
8 9 (2.78%) ZABBIX
9 8 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (2.16%) logstash
11 6 (1.85%) Galera Cluster
12 5 (1.54%) Graphite
12 5 (1.54%) SCOM
12 5 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 4 (1.23%) Packer
14 3 (0.93%) collectd
14 3 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
15 2 (0.62%) SELinux
Vendors
1 46 (14.20%) Red Hat
2 36 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 32 (9.88%) VMware
4 31 (9.57%) Oracle
5 14 (4.32%) Google
6 9 (2.78%) Percona
6 9 (2.78%) Perforce
6 9 (2.78%) SaltStack
6 9 (2.78%) Tableau
7 8 (2.47%) Citrix
7 8 (2.47%) New Relic
7 8 (2.47%) SAP
8 6 (1.85%) Splunk
9 5 (1.54%) Cisco
9 5 (1.54%) Dynatrace
9 5 (1.54%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.93%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.93%) Veritas
11 2 (0.62%) Apple
11 2 (0.62%) Sun
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Hythe, Kent
Holiday Extras
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago