Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Systems Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 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 System Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 513 523 599
Rank change year-on-year +10 +76 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Systems Engineer 42 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 47
South East median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £42,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £90,000 £59,150
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 30,583 30,521 39,518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.90% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25,587 25,321 33,615
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

DevOps Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured DevOps Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Systems Engineer in the South East

DevOps Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DevOps Systems Engineer in the South East

DevOps Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Systems Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Systems Engineer in the South East

DevOps Systems 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 Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Thames Valley +13 22 £37,500 -25.74% 4
Surrey -1 11 £60,000 -11.11%
Oxfordshire -17 11 £62,750 +25.50% 3
Berkshire +21 9 £27,000 -53.04% 1
Hampshire -22 7 £45,000 -50.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £37,500 -25.74%
West Sussex - 2 £57,500 -
DevOps Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, DevOps Systems 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 South East region featuring DevOps Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Linux
1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 34 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (64.29%) Puppet
4 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
7 21 (50.00%) Configuration Management
8 18 (42.86%) SQL
8 18 (42.86%) Ansible
8 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
9 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (40.48%) Windows
9 17 (40.48%) Python
10 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
10 13 (30.95%) Docker
11 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
11 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
13 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
13 10 (23.81%) Java
14 9 (21.43%) C#
14 9 (21.43%) C++
14 9 (21.43%) Perl
14 9 (21.43%) OO
14 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 9 (21.43%) Perforce
14 9 (21.43%) Sophos
14 9 (21.43%) Bitbucket
14 9 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo

DevOps Systems 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 8 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 34 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Datadog
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (7.14%) GitHub
5 3 (7.14%) PaaS
5 3 (7.14%) SaaS
6 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SSL
2 2 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.76%) DMZ
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.52%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
2 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (21.43%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.90%) Banking
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Financial Institution
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Kafka
2 4 (9.52%) LDAP
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.38%) LAMP
4 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.38%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.90%) Social Media
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.52%) Unix
5 2 (4.76%) CentOS
5 2 (4.76%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
5 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.43%) OO
6 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
7 5 (11.90%) Physics
7 5 (11.90%) Presales
8 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) Analytics
9 3 (7.14%) CRM
9 3 (7.14%) Data Analytics
9 3 (7.14%) Online Marketing
9 3 (7.14%) Open Source
9 3 (7.14%) Task Automation
10 2 (4.76%) Network Design
10 2 (4.76%) Project Management
10 2 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Python
3 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 10 (23.81%) Java
4 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 9 (21.43%) C#
5 9 (21.43%) C++
5 9 (21.43%) Perl
6 5 (11.90%) Ruby
7 4 (9.52%) PHP
8 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (64.29%) Puppet
2 24 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (42.86%) Ansible
4 5 (11.90%) Cobbler
4 5 (11.90%) Grafana
4 5 (11.90%) Nagios
4 5 (11.90%) Prometheus
5 2 (4.76%) Kibana
5 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.76%) logstash
5 2 (4.76%) Packer
5 2 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Perforce
1 9 (21.43%) Sophos
2 6 (14.29%) Google
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.76%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy