Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 531 496 577
Rank change year-on-year -35 +81 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Systems Engineer 21 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.069% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 40
South East median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -4.67% +42.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £48,375 £47,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +12.63%

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 29,681 28,049 36,470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.85% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24,716 23,439 31,094
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -2 14 £29,000 -43.14% 2
Oxfordshire -25 8 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -4 6 £29,000 -51.67%
Hampshire -30 4 £45,000 +8.43%
Surrey -1 3 £60,000 -7.69%
DevOps Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
4 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
5 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (47.62%) Puppet
6 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
7 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
8 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
10 6 (28.57%) MySQL
10 6 (28.57%) Python
10 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 6 (28.57%) Ansible
10 6 (28.57%) Docker
10 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (23.81%) VyOS
11 5 (23.81%) Bitbucket
11 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
11 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (23.81%) Perforce
11 5 (23.81%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
11 5 (23.81%) OO

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 6 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DMZ
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (19.05%) MariaDB
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (23.81%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) LDAP
2 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) VyOS
4 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
4 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) ITSM
8 2 (9.52%) Kanban
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Open Source
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Puppet
2 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (28.57%) Ansible
4 2 (9.52%) Kibana
4 2 (9.52%) logstash
4 2 (9.52%) Packer
4 2 (9.52%) Terraform
5 1 (4.76%) Cobbler
5 1 (4.76%) Grafana
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (4.76%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco
1 5 (23.81%) Perforce
1 5 (23.81%) Sophos
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Google