Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Systems Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 System Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 497 537 623
Rank change year-on-year +40 +86 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Systems Engineer 52 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 30
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £43,750 £47,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £90,000 £66,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +15.79%

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 30114 33218 40804
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 97.11% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25104 27821 34269
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 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 12 December 2017.

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 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
Thames Valley +25 22 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Surrey +15 15 £75,000 +15.38%
Berkshire +44 12 £45,000 -21.74%
Oxfordshire - 8 £50,000 - 2
West Sussex - 7 £57,500 -
Hampshire -16 3 £22,000 -75.56% 1
Middlesex - 3 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £37,500 -25.00%
East Sussex -6 2 £42,500 -10.53%
DevOps Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, DevOps Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Linux
1 52 (100.00%) DevOps
2 41 (78.85%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (57.69%) Puppet
4 26 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (48.08%) Python
6 23 (44.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (42.31%) Configuration Management
8 21 (40.38%) Ansible
9 20 (38.46%) Bash Shell
10 17 (32.69%) SQL
11 16 (30.77%) Perl
12 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
12 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (26.92%) Java
14 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (25.00%) Docker
15 12 (23.08%) Ruby
15 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
16 11 (21.15%) Windows
17 9 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
17 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
18 8 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
18 8 (15.38%) Social Media
18 8 (15.38%) Cobbler
18 8 (15.38%) Kafka
18 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
18 8 (15.38%) Banking
18 8 (15.38%) Nagios
18 8 (15.38%) Grafana

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 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 41 (78.85%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (44.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (15.38%) Datadog
5 6 (11.54%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (11.54%) Amazon S3
5 6 (11.54%) PaaS
5 6 (11.54%) SaaS
5 6 (11.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (9.62%) GitHub
7 4 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (5.77%) IaaS
9 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
3 2 (3.85%) DHCP
3 2 (3.85%) IPv4
3 2 (3.85%) IPv6
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
2 8 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (11.54%) MySQL
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.85%) Redis
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
2 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (11.54%) Bitbucket
4 5 (9.62%) Subversion
5 4 (7.69%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (15.38%) Banking
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) Kafka
2 7 (13.46%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) J2EE
3 3 (5.77%) LAMP
3 3 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (5.77%) OpenVZ
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Social Media
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) CentOS
3 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
3 3 (5.77%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) AIX
4 1 (1.92%) Debian
4 1 (1.92%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.92%) HPUX
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (42.31%) Configuration Management
3 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.38%) Presales
5 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 7 (13.46%) Network Design
6 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.54%) OO
8 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
8 5 (9.62%) Physics
9 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.69%) High Availability
10 3 (5.77%) Analytics
10 3 (5.77%) Auto-Scaling
10 3 (5.77%) CRM
10 3 (5.77%) Data Analytics
10 3 (5.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (5.77%) Online Marketing
10 3 (5.77%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) Python
2 20 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 16 (30.77%) Perl
5 14 (26.92%) Java
6 12 (23.08%) Ruby
7 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
8 6 (11.54%) C#
8 6 (11.54%) C++
9 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.77%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (7.69%) KVM
3 3 (5.77%) NFS
3 3 (5.77%) Sendmail
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (57.69%) Puppet
2 26 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (40.38%) Ansible
4 8 (15.38%) Cobbler
4 8 (15.38%) Grafana
4 8 (15.38%) Nagios
4 8 (15.38%) Prometheus
5 3 (5.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Google
1 6 (11.54%) Perforce
1 6 (11.54%) Sophos
2 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Remedy