The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Development Operations Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 254 386
Rank change year-on-year +73 +132  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 253 198 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.73% 1.07% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.11% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 214 154 83
Median salary £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.86% +1.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 14137 17911 20464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11842 15249 16693
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +25 82 £57,500 +4.54% 12
Hampshire +49 39 £50,000 -4.76% 5
West Sussex +42 36 £52,500 - 1
East Sussex +18 27 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Surrey +19 25 £57,500 - 5
Buckinghamshire +15 14 £51,000 +32.46% 3
Kent +19 13 £56,250 -12.10% 2
Oxfordshire -6 9 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Middlesex - 8 £66,250 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 423 (100.00%) DevOps
2 325 (76.83%) Linux
3 225 (53.19%) Python
4 204 (48.23%) Puppet
5 200 (47.28%) Amazon AWS
6 178 (42.08%) Ansible
7 177 (41.84%) Docker
8 155 (36.64%) Bash Shell
9 151 (35.70%) Opscode Chef
10 145 (34.28%) Jenkins
11 118 (27.90%) Agile Software Development
11 118 (27.90%) Git (software)
11 118 (27.90%) Java
12 107 (25.30%) Perl
13 104 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
14 102 (24.11%) MySQL
15 92 (21.75%) Configuration Management
15 92 (21.75%) Ruby
16 79 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
17 77 (18.20%) Kubernetes
18 75 (17.73%) Windows
19 74 (17.49%) SQL
20 73 (17.26%) Unix
21 68 (16.08%) PowerShell
22 58 (13.71%) Red Hat
23 57 (13.48%) Web Services
24 56 (13.24%) Finance
25 52 (12.29%) PHP
26 51 (12.06%) Continuous Delivery
27 50 (11.82%) Maven

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 26 (6.15%) Apache
1 26 (6.15%) nginx
2 25 (5.91%) Tomcat
3 24 (5.67%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (5.44%) Confluence
5 19 (4.49%) IIS
6 18 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (3.31%) JBoss
8 12 (2.84%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.84%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.13%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.65%) Drupal
11 5 (1.18%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.47%) Jetty
13 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.47%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 200 (47.28%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (10.40%) SaaS
4 37 (8.75%) Amazon ELB
4 37 (8.75%) Amazon S3
5 33 (7.80%) IaaS
6 29 (6.86%) PaaS
7 24 (5.67%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (5.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 15 (3.55%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (3.55%) GitHub
10 13 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.71%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.71%) Heroku
12 3 (0.71%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.47%) Akamai
13 2 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.47%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.69%) DNS
2 31 (7.33%) Internet
3 24 (5.67%) Network Security
4 14 (3.31%) LDAP
5 11 (2.60%) HTTP
6 7 (1.65%) DHCP
6 7 (1.65%) LAN
6 7 (1.65%) WAN
7 6 (1.42%) Kerberos
7 6 (1.42%) SMS
8 5 (1.18%) IPv4
8 5 (1.18%) IPv6
9 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.71%) AMQP
10 3 (0.71%) Firewall
10 3 (0.71%) IMAP
10 3 (0.71%) VPN
11 2 (0.47%) InfiniBand
11 2 (0.47%) PCoIP
11 2 (0.47%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (24.11%) MySQL
2 43 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 32 (7.57%) NoSQL
4 25 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (5.91%) Redis
5 22 (5.20%) Big Data
6 17 (4.02%) Hadoop
6 17 (4.02%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (2.84%) InfluxDB
8 9 (2.13%) HBase
9 6 (1.42%) MariaDB
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (1.18%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.18%) Impala
10 5 (1.18%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.71%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 145 (34.28%) Jenkins
2 118 (27.90%) Git (software)
3 50 (11.82%) Maven
4 36 (8.51%) Ant
4 36 (8.51%) JIRA
4 36 (8.51%) Vagrant
5 33 (7.80%) Subversion
6 29 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 29 (6.86%) Sonatype Nexus
7 23 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (3.31%) Gradle
8 14 (3.31%) TeamCity
9 13 (3.07%) Apache Ivy
10 11 (2.60%) Bitbucket
10 11 (2.60%) GitLab
11 9 (2.13%) Selenium
12 7 (1.65%) PhpStorm
12 7 (1.65%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.42%) Artifactory
14 5 (1.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 56 (13.24%) Finance
2 33 (7.80%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.67%) Marketing
4 13 (3.07%) Banking
5 10 (2.36%) Electronics
6 8 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.18%) Games
8 4 (0.95%) Automotive
8 4 (0.95%) Retail
9 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.47%) Legal
9 2 (0.47%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.48%) Web Services
2 26 (6.15%) Node.js
3 24 (5.67%) Spring
4 22 (5.20%) HTML
5 19 (4.49%) LEMP Stack
6 18 (4.26%) .NET
7 17 (4.02%) LAMP
8 16 (3.78%) Kafka
9 13 (3.07%) Elastic Stack
10 11 (2.60%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.13%) Sensu
12 8 (1.89%) CSS
13 7 (1.65%) HTML5
13 7 (1.65%) WinForms
13 7 (1.65%) WPF
14 6 (1.42%) .NET Framework
14 6 (1.42%) J2EE
14 6 (1.42%) Middleware
14 6 (1.42%) XML
15 5 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.91%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.60%) Clustering
3 11 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 9 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 8 (1.89%) Replication
5 8 (1.89%) User Experience
6 7 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.65%) Internet of Things
6 7 (1.65%) PKI
7 6 (1.42%) Blog
7 6 (1.42%) Fintech
8 5 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (0.95%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.71%) HACMP
11 2 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 325 (76.83%) Linux
2 75 (17.73%) Windows
3 73 (17.26%) Unix
4 46 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (10.40%) CentOS
6 32 (7.57%) Debian
7 28 (6.62%) Ubuntu
8 17 (4.02%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.89%) AIX
9 8 (1.89%) Solaris
10 7 (1.65%) CoreOS
10 7 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.42%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.95%) VMS
13 2 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (100.00%) DevOps
2 118 (27.90%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
4 92 (21.75%) Configuration Management
5 51 (12.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 44 (10.40%) Microservices
7 34 (8.04%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.57%) Test Automation
9 31 (7.33%) Continuous Deployment
10 28 (6.62%) Scrum
11 26 (6.15%) Open Source
12 24 (5.67%) Analytics
13 23 (5.44%) BDD
13 23 (5.44%) Mentoring
13 23 (5.44%) TDD
14 21 (4.96%) Build Automation
15 20 (4.73%) SOA
16 19 (4.49%) Migration
17 17 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (4.02%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 225 (53.19%) Python
2 155 (36.64%) Bash Shell
3 118 (27.90%) Java
4 107 (25.30%) Perl
5 92 (21.75%) Ruby
6 74 (17.49%) SQL
7 68 (16.08%) PowerShell
8 52 (12.29%) PHP
9 28 (6.62%) JavaScript
10 25 (5.91%) C#
10 25 (5.91%) Go
10 25 (5.91%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.60%) C
12 7 (1.65%) C++
12 7 (1.65%) ES6
13 6 (1.42%) Scala
14 5 (1.18%) Groovy
14 5 (1.18%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.47%) Jython
15 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (8.04%) Degree
2 14 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.42%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.20%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 177 (41.84%) Docker
2 22 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (3.55%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.31%) vSphere
6 13 (3.07%) Active Directory
7 12 (2.84%) NFS
8 11 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (2.36%) LXC
10 6 (1.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (1.42%) VirtualBox
11 5 (1.18%) KVM
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Clusterware
12 3 (0.71%) Postfix
12 3 (0.71%) SpamAssassin
13 2 (0.47%) etcd
13 2 (0.47%) Gluster
13 2 (0.47%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.47%) Xen
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 204 (48.23%) Puppet
2 178 (42.08%) Ansible
3 151 (35.70%) Opscode Chef
4 77 (18.20%) Kubernetes
5 31 (7.33%) Salt
6 20 (4.73%) logstash
7 18 (4.26%) Terraform
8 16 (3.78%) ZABBIX
9 13 (3.07%) Nagios
9 13 (3.07%) Packer
10 11 (2.60%) Grafana
10 11 (2.60%) Kibana
10 11 (2.60%) Mesos
11 9 (2.13%) Graphite
11 9 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (1.65%) HAProxy
12 7 (1.65%) Icinga
13 6 (1.42%) SCOM
14 5 (1.18%) StatsD
15 4 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 58 (13.71%) Red Hat
2 42 (9.93%) Oracle
3 40 (9.46%) VMware
4 30 (7.09%) Microsoft
5 18 (4.26%) SaltStack
6 17 (4.02%) Google
6 17 (4.02%) New Relic
7 12 (2.84%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.13%) Cisco
9 8 (1.89%) Rackspace
9 8 (1.89%) SAP
10 5 (1.18%) Splunk
11 3 (0.71%) Citrix
11 3 (0.71%) Dynatrace
11 3 (0.71%) LexisNexis
11 3 (0.71%) Percona
11 3 (0.71%) Veritas
12 2 (0.47%) Apple
12 2 (0.47%) Perforce
12 2 (0.47%) Sun
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £49,000 to £64,000 per annum DoE (+ v strong Benefits)
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VASSIT
Salary: £0 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago