Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Systems Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 509 502 549
Rank change year-on-year -7 +47 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Systems Engineer 13 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.046% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 52 46
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £38,000 £25,750 £44,375
90th Percentile £65,750 £75,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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 27,326 29,410 34,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.70% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22,713 24,560 28,643
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +14 8 £47,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +13 8 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Surrey +21 4 £52,500 -30.00%
West Sussex -9 1 £45,000 -20.00% 1
DevOps Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
4 10 (76.92%) Windows
5 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
6 7 (53.85%) Unix
6 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
7 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
7 6 (46.15%) Analytics
8 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (38.46%) C-shell
8 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
8 5 (38.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (38.46%) Firewall
8 5 (38.46%) Python
8 5 (38.46%) ZABBIX
8 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (30.77%) Scrum
9 4 (30.77%) Ruby
9 4 (30.77%) Docker
9 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
10 3 (23.08%) Puppet
10 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 3 (23.08%) Ansible
10 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
10 3 (23.08%) Terraform

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 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Jetty
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) FreeBSD
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 6 (46.15%) Analytics
3 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Kanban
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (7.69%) Release Management
8 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Statistics
8 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) C-shell
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (38.46%) ZABBIX
2 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Terraform
3 2 (15.38%) Packer
4 1 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (7.69%) logstash
4 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) New Relic
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat