DevOps Jobs in the South East

DevOps
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring DevOps skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited DevOps over the 6 months leading up to 20 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 22 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1,168 1,282 2,785
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 7.31% 10.88% 12.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.94% 11.46% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 730 862 1,687
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,525 £40,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% - +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East

DevOps falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,061 11,185 21,297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 81.74% 94.92% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8,754 7,085 12,102
10th Percentile £28,745 £30,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,797
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +5.42%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in the South East

DevOps
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in the South East.

Salary trend for DevOps in the South East

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in the South East over the 6 months to 20 July 2024.

Salary histogram for DevOps in the South East

DevOps
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +9 426 £65,000 - 21
Thames Valley -21 384 £59,000 -12.59% 47
Surrey -4 201 £62,500 -3.85% 17
Berkshire -18 199 £60,000 -18.37% 23
Oxfordshire -18 98 £58,250 -6.80% 13
Buckinghamshire -26 87 £55,000 -20.29% 11
West Sussex +11 65 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Kent -24 51 £65,000 +18.18% 7
East Sussex -32 37 £72,500 +10.94% 4
Middlesex -18 8 £61,339 -25.65% 3
Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (3.42%) IIS
1 40 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.05%) Microsoft Exchange
3 23 (1.97%) OpenStack
4 22 (1.88%) ArcGIS
4 22 (1.88%) CMS
4 22 (1.88%) GeoServer
5 20 (1.71%) Headless CMS
5 20 (1.71%) Kentico
6 19 (1.63%) Umbraco
7 18 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (0.77%) Confluence
9 8 (0.68%) nginx
10 7 (0.60%) JBoss
10 7 (0.60%) Red Hat Fuse
11 6 (0.51%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.43%) Apache
13 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.086%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (2.74%) Simulink
2 21 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
5 16 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.086%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.086%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.086%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.086%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 26 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.34%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.086%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 714 (61.13%) Azure
2 409 (35.02%) Azure DevOps
3 327 (28.00%) AWS
4 132 (11.30%) Serverless
5 130 (11.13%) IBM Cloud
6 98 (8.39%) Azure Service Bus
7 92 (7.88%) SaaS
8 91 (7.79%) Azure Functions
9 78 (6.68%) Azure Logic Apps
10 76 (6.51%) Azure API Management
10 76 (6.51%) GCP
11 68 (5.82%) Power Platform
12 49 (4.20%) Microsoft 365
13 44 (3.77%) PaaS
14 42 (3.60%) GitHub
15 40 (3.42%) Azure AI
16 38 (3.25%) Dynamics 365
17 36 (3.08%) IaaS
17 36 (3.08%) Power Automate
18 33 (2.83%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.45%) DNS
2 49 (4.20%) Firewall
3 28 (2.40%) DHCP
4 22 (1.88%) Network Security
5 18 (1.54%) VPN
6 16 (1.37%) HTTP
7 12 (1.03%) 5G
8 6 (0.51%) WAN
9 5 (0.43%) SNMP
10 4 (0.34%) MQTT
10 4 (0.34%) NAS
10 4 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.34%) SAN
10 4 (0.34%) SSL
10 4 (0.34%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.26%) Internet
11 3 (0.26%) Modbus
11 3 (0.26%) Software-Defined Radio
11 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (16.78%) PostgreSQL
2 133 (11.39%) MongoDB
3 124 (10.62%) Relational Database
4 117 (10.02%) NoSQL
5 94 (8.05%) SQL Server
6 74 (6.34%) DB2
7 59 (5.05%) Hadoop
8 50 (4.28%) BigQuery
9 49 (4.20%) Looker
10 37 (3.17%) Power BI
11 34 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
12 29 (2.48%) Big Data
13 28 (2.40%) GIS
14 24 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
15 22 (1.88%) MySQL
15 22 (1.88%) QGIS
16 18 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (1.03%) Geospatial Data
18 8 (0.68%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 194 (16.61%) Git
2 111 (9.50%) Jenkins
3 75 (6.42%) Visual Studio
4 72 (6.16%) JIRA
5 36 (3.08%) GitLab
6 35 (3.00%) Selenium
7 31 (2.65%) Subversion
8 30 (2.57%) NUnit
8 30 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (1.97%) MSBuild
10 22 (1.88%) JUnit
11 20 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (1.37%) Bitbucket
12 16 (1.37%) Visual Studio Code
13 14 (1.20%) Jasmine
14 13 (1.11%) Robot Framework
15 12 (1.03%) TeamCity
16 11 (0.94%) Postman
16 11 (0.94%) SonarQube
17 10 (0.86%) Trac
General
1 291 (24.91%) Social Skills
2 144 (12.33%) Public Sector
3 129 (11.04%) Finance
4 104 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (4.02%) Aerospace
6 41 (3.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 30 (2.57%) Retail
8 25 (2.14%) Legal
9 24 (2.05%) Billing
9 24 (2.05%) Telecoms
10 23 (1.97%) Law
10 23 (1.97%) Marketing
11 16 (1.37%) Electronics
12 12 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.03%) Presentation Skills
13 10 (0.86%) Automotive
13 10 (0.86%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
14 8 (0.68%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 354 (30.31%) Developer
2 178 (15.24%) Senior
3 176 (15.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 124 (10.62%) Full Stack Developer
5 112 (9.59%) Azure Developer
5 112 (9.59%) Software Engineer
6 91 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 86 (7.36%) .NET Developer
8 80 (6.85%) Lead
9 76 (6.51%) Software Developer
10 63 (5.39%) Architect
11 58 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
12 55 (4.71%) C# Developer
13 50 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
14 49 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 46 (3.94%) Azure Engineer
16 41 (3.51%) Engineering Manager
17 38 (3.25%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 38 (3.25%) Senior C# Developer
18 37 (3.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (29.54%) .NET
2 181 (15.50%) React
3 173 (14.81%) CSS
4 168 (14.38%) ASP.NET
5 160 (13.70%) HTML
6 159 (13.61%) Node.js
7 145 (12.41%) AngularJS
8 126 (10.79%) Web Services
9 116 (9.93%) REST
10 105 (8.99%) .NET Core
11 104 (8.90%) Vue
12 99 (8.48%) jQuery
13 91 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 89 (7.62%) .NET Framework
15 82 (7.02%) ASP.NET Core
16 81 (6.93%) RESTful
17 75 (6.42%) Ember.js
18 74 (6.34%) Backbone.js
18 74 (6.34%) Kafka
19 57 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 137 (11.73%) Hybrid Cloud
2 130 (11.13%) Blockchain
3 95 (8.13%) Algorithms
4 82 (7.02%) Data Structures
4 82 (7.02%) Distributed Systems
4 82 (7.02%) Product Ownership
5 62 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
6 44 (3.77%) IoT
7 42 (3.60%) Data Centre
8 37 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
9 33 (2.83%) Cloud Native
10 26 (2.23%) Management Information System
11 24 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (1.97%) Mobile App
13 17 (1.46%) PKI
14 13 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (1.11%) PMI
15 12 (1.03%) Robotics
16 9 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
16 9 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 309 (26.46%) Linux
2 201 (17.21%) Windows
3 78 (6.68%) Android
3 78 (6.68%) Apple iOS
4 48 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 45 (3.85%) CentOS
6 41 (3.51%) Debian
7 39 (3.34%) Alpine Linux
8 38 (3.25%) Embedded Linux
9 19 (1.63%) Windows Server 2016
9 19 (1.63%) Windows Server 2019
10 16 (1.37%) Ubuntu
11 14 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.11%) Windows 10
13 9 (0.77%) VMS
14 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (42.29%) Agile
2 362 (30.99%) CI/CD
3 289 (24.74%) Problem-Solving
4 235 (20.12%) Software Engineering
5 206 (17.64%) Artificial Intelligence
6 161 (13.78%) Full Stack Development
7 148 (12.67%) Design Patterns
8 143 (12.24%) Computer Science
9 140 (11.99%) Web Development
10 131 (11.22%) MVC
11 125 (10.70%) User Experience
12 116 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
13 115 (9.85%) Microservices
13 115 (9.85%) Scrum
13 115 (9.85%) Test Automation
14 113 (9.67%) Co-Creation
15 108 (9.25%) Mentoring
16 104 (8.90%) SOLID
17 103 (8.82%) Infrastructure as Code
18 102 (8.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 359 (30.74%) Python
2 330 (28.25%) C#
3 273 (23.37%) JavaScript
4 270 (23.12%) Java
5 263 (22.52%) SQL
6 86 (7.36%) PowerShell
7 76 (6.51%) C++
8 68 (5.82%) C
9 63 (5.39%) Bash
10 41 (3.51%) Bicep
11 35 (3.00%) TypeScript
12 25 (2.14%) PHP
13 19 (1.63%) Go
14 17 (1.46%) VB
15 16 (1.37%) VBScript
16 15 (1.28%) Perl
17 13 (1.11%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.94%) Groovy
18 11 (0.94%) Kotlin
19 7 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 251 (21.49%) Security Cleared
2 238 (20.38%) Degree
3 197 (16.87%) SC Cleared
4 121 (10.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 73 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 58 (4.97%) Azure Certification
7 49 (4.20%) Master's Degree
8 46 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (3.34%) MCSA
9 39 (3.34%) MCSE
10 26 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 20 (1.71%) AWS Certification
12 14 (1.20%) PMI Certification
13 11 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.68%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 8 (0.68%) DBS Check
15 7 (0.60%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
15 7 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
16 5 (0.43%) IIBA
16 5 (0.43%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (7.19%) QA
2 42 (3.60%) GDPR
3 16 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.11%) HIPAA
5 12 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.51%) ISO 13485
7 5 (0.43%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.26%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.26%) ISO 31000
8 3 (0.26%) NCSC
8 3 (0.26%) SLA
9 2 (0.17%) Accessibility
9 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.086%) JTAG
10 1 (0.086%) PMO
System Software
1 232 (19.86%) Docker
2 70 (5.99%) Active Directory
3 55 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (1.63%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (0.86%) Firmware
7 10 (0.86%) NFS
7 10 (0.86%) pfSense
8 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.17%) HDFS
9 2 (0.17%) KVM
9 2 (0.17%) QEMU
9 2 (0.17%) Xen
10 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 256 (21.92%) Kubernetes
2 152 (13.01%) Terraform
3 98 (8.39%) Ansible
4 39 (3.34%) Puppet
5 26 (2.23%) ZABBIX
6 25 (2.14%) Grafana
7 18 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
8 17 (1.46%) SCCM
9 16 (1.37%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 16 (1.37%) SCOM
9 16 (1.37%) WSUS
10 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 10 (0.86%) Prometheus
10 10 (0.86%) SCDPM
11 9 (0.77%) MIIS
12 7 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.51%) Nagios
14 4 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (0.26%) Kibana
15 3 (0.26%) Progress Chef
Vendors
1 241 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 130 (11.13%) IBM
3 123 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 54 (4.62%) Google
5 40 (3.42%) VMware
6 32 (2.74%) Xilinx
7 24 (2.05%) Sitecore
8 23 (1.97%) ESRI
9 18 (1.54%) Optimizely
10 16 (1.37%) Oracle
10 16 (1.37%) SAP
10 16 (1.37%) ServiceNow
11 15 (1.28%) Veeam
12 14 (1.20%) Fortinet
12 14 (1.20%) Juniper
13 13 (1.11%) WSO2
14 12 (1.03%) New Relic
15 11 (0.94%) Cisco
15 11 (0.94%) Nintex
16 10 (0.86%) McAfee