The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
England / South East
Rank 71 163 193
Rank change year-on-year +92 +30  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 576 386 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.89% 2.00% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 2.30% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 453 326 269
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +1.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

DevOps is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12730 16774 17676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10442 14131 14083
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing DevOps as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in the South East

DevOps
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DevOps in the South East

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +68 191 £55,000 - 21
Surrey +82 157 £52,500 -1.86% 29
Hampshire +37 65 £50,000 - 23
Oxfordshire +5 56 £55,000 +5.76% 13
Kent +49 40 £38,750 -35.41% 1
East Sussex +22 26 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 24 £53,250 +25.29% 5
West Sussex +15 19 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Middlesex - 9 £55,000 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 568 (51.97%) Linux
2 448 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (36.69%) Puppet
4 378 (34.58%) Python
5 348 (31.84%) Amazon AWS
6 296 (27.08%) Opscode Chef
7 282 (25.80%) Java
8 268 (24.52%) Jenkins
9 258 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
10 234 (21.41%) Git (software)
11 229 (20.95%) Windows
12 227 (20.77%) SQL
12 227 (20.77%) Ansible
13 216 (19.76%) Bash Shell
14 210 (19.21%) Microsoft
15 202 (18.48%) C#
16 194 (17.75%) Finance
17 180 (16.47%) JavaScript
17 180 (16.47%) .NET
18 177 (16.19%) SQL Server
18 177 (16.19%) Web Services
19 169 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
20 168 (15.37%) Docker
20 168 (15.37%) MySQL
21 163 (14.91%) Ruby
22 161 (14.73%) TDD
23 156 (14.27%) Perl
24 153 (14.00%) Scrum
25 147 (13.45%) VMware
25 147 (13.45%) Configuration Management

DevOps
Top Related 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 94 (8.60%) Apache
2 69 (6.31%) IIS
3 68 (6.22%) Tomcat
4 54 (4.94%) JBoss
5 47 (4.30%) nginx
6 44 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
7 40 (3.66%) OpenStack
8 33 (3.02%) SharePoint
9 30 (2.74%) NServiceBus
10 24 (2.20%) Apache Solr
11 22 (2.01%) Confluence
12 18 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (1.65%) MS Exchange
13 14 (1.28%) CMS
13 14 (1.28%) WebLogic
14 13 (1.19%) WebSphere
15 11 (1.01%) WordPress
16 9 (0.82%) Drupal
16 9 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 5 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 84 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.55%) MS Office
3 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.091%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.091%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.92%) Magento
3 10 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.27%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.091%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.091%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 348 (31.84%) Amazon AWS
2 169 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (8.87%) SaaS
4 43 (3.93%) PaaS
5 35 (3.20%) IaaS
6 29 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 25 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (1.83%) Office 365
10 12 (1.10%) GitHub
11 11 (1.01%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.82%) Google App Engine
14 8 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 8 (0.73%) Datadog
15 7 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
17 5 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 5 (0.46%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 89 (8.14%) DNS
2 71 (6.50%) Firewall
3 69 (6.31%) TCP/IP
4 39 (3.57%) VPN
5 38 (3.48%) DHCP
6 37 (3.39%) LAN
7 35 (3.20%) WAN
8 31 (2.84%) VoIP
9 27 (2.47%) LDAP
10 25 (2.29%) Internet
10 25 (2.29%) VLAN
11 23 (2.10%) HTTP
12 21 (1.92%) Network Security
13 20 (1.83%) SSL
14 8 (0.73%) IPsec
15 6 (0.55%) Broadband
15 6 (0.55%) IPv4
15 6 (0.55%) IPv6
16 5 (0.46%) Kerberos
16 5 (0.46%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 168 (15.37%) MySQL
3 77 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 40 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 36 (3.29%) Redis
6 35 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 34 (3.11%) CouchDB
8 32 (2.93%) Azure SQL Database
8 32 (2.93%) Couchbase
9 28 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 28 (2.56%) RavenDB
10 26 (2.38%) Big Data
11 24 (2.20%) Oracle Database
12 23 (2.10%) Event Store
12 23 (2.10%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.74%) MariaDB
14 17 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.19%) RDBMS
17 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 268 (24.52%) Jenkins
2 234 (21.41%) Git (software)
3 84 (7.69%) JIRA
4 77 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (6.59%) TeamCity
6 63 (5.76%) Maven
7 61 (5.58%) Subversion
8 53 (4.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 47 (4.30%) Vagrant
10 37 (3.39%) Ant
11 36 (3.29%) Visual Studio
12 23 (2.10%) Sonatype Nexus
13 22 (2.01%) JSUnit
13 22 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
14 20 (1.83%) MSBuild
15 17 (1.56%) Selenium
16 15 (1.37%) Cucumber
17 14 (1.28%) Gradle
17 14 (1.28%) JMeter
18 13 (1.19%) VersionOne
General
1 194 (17.75%) Finance
2 40 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 39 (3.57%) Marketing
4 34 (3.11%) Banking
5 24 (2.20%) Electronics
5 24 (2.20%) Games
6 23 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.28%) Legal
8 13 (1.19%) Retail
9 7 (0.64%) Back Office
10 3 (0.27%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.27%) Law
11 2 (0.18%) Advertising
11 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.091%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.091%) Military
12 1 (0.091%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 321 (29.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 250 (22.87%) Developer
3 146 (13.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 122 (11.16%) Administrator
4 122 (11.16%) Linux Engineer
5 113 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 94 (8.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 85 (7.78%) Linux Administrator
8 84 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 78 (7.14%) .NET Developer
10 70 (6.40%) C# Developer
11 64 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 60 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 59 (5.40%) Cloud Engineer
14 57 (5.22%) DevOps Administrator
15 56 (5.12%) Senior Developer
15 56 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
16 53 (4.85%) AWS Engineer
17 46 (4.21%) Support Engineer
18 44 (4.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (16.47%) .NET
2 177 (16.19%) Web Services
3 113 (10.34%) HTML
4 102 (9.33%) CSS
5 101 (9.24%) AngularJS
6 80 (7.32%) REST
7 75 (6.86%) .NET Framework
8 70 (6.40%) ASP.NET
9 68 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 65 (5.95%) Spring
11 56 (5.12%) HTML5
12 48 (4.39%) Node.js
13 43 (3.93%) LAMP
14 40 (3.66%) SOAP
15 39 (3.57%) Entity Framework
15 39 (3.57%) XML
16 38 (3.48%) WCF
17 34 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (2.84%) Middleware
18 31 (2.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 71 (6.50%) Data Centre
2 68 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 47 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (4.03%) User Experience
5 34 (3.11%) Public Cloud
6 26 (2.38%) Blog
7 24 (2.20%) Fintech
7 24 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
8 23 (2.10%) Driving Licence
9 22 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.74%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.65%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
12 15 (1.37%) Private Cloud
12 15 (1.37%) Replication
13 14 (1.28%) PKI
14 9 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
14 9 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (0.82%) Home Automation
14 9 (0.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 568 (51.97%) Linux
2 229 (20.95%) Windows
3 137 (12.53%) Unix
4 95 (8.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 90 (8.23%) Windows Server
6 87 (7.96%) CentOS
7 77 (7.04%) Ubuntu
8 54 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (3.75%) Debian
10 22 (2.01%) Apple iOS
11 20 (1.83%) Android
12 17 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (1.28%) SUSE
14 13 (1.19%) AIX
15 11 (1.01%) Solaris
16 10 (0.91%) Mac OS X
17 9 (0.82%) VMS
18 8 (0.73%) Fedora
18 8 (0.73%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
3 161 (14.73%) TDD
4 153 (14.00%) Scrum
5 147 (13.45%) Configuration Management
6 117 (10.70%) BDD
7 103 (9.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 102 (9.33%) Software Engineering
9 98 (8.97%) Open Source
10 97 (8.87%) SDLC
11 70 (6.40%) Microservices
12 69 (6.31%) MVC
13 67 (6.13%) Mentoring
13 67 (6.13%) OO
14 63 (5.76%) SOLID
15 58 (5.31%) High Availability
16 57 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
17 56 (5.12%) Performance Tuning
18 55 (5.03%) Automated Testing
19 54 (4.94%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 378 (34.58%) Python
2 282 (25.80%) Java
3 227 (20.77%) SQL
4 216 (19.76%) Bash Shell
5 202 (18.48%) C#
6 180 (16.47%) JavaScript
7 163 (14.91%) Ruby
8 156 (14.27%) Perl
9 141 (12.90%) PowerShell
10 122 (11.16%) PHP
11 53 (4.85%) T-SQL
12 50 (4.57%) Shell Script
13 49 (4.48%) C++
14 27 (2.47%) Go
15 24 (2.20%) C
16 23 (2.10%) Scala
17 20 (1.83%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.37%) PL/SQL
19 13 (1.19%) VB
20 7 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 120 (10.98%) Degree
2 36 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (3.20%) CCNA
4 33 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 22 (2.01%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.56%) CCNP
7 15 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (1.10%) AWS Certification
9 10 (0.91%) ISEB
10 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.37%) MCSA
12 4 (0.37%) MCSE
13 3 (0.27%) APMP
13 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.27%) NCDA
13 3 (0.27%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.18%) CISM
14 2 (0.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (9.61%) QA
2 23 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.64%) SLA
5 4 (0.37%) GCP
6 3 (0.27%) PMO
6 3 (0.27%) SDET
7 1 (0.091%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.091%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.091%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.091%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 168 (15.37%) Docker
2 87 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (6.04%) Active Directory
4 36 (3.29%) vSphere
5 29 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 22 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (2.01%) Xen
7 20 (1.83%) KVM
8 15 (1.37%) NFS
9 14 (1.28%) XenApp
10 13 (1.19%) Varnish
11 12 (1.10%) XenServer
12 10 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.55%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.46%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.46%) MetaFrame
14 5 (0.46%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.46%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.46%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.37%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 401 (36.69%) Puppet
2 296 (27.08%) Opscode Chef
3 227 (20.77%) Ansible
4 50 (4.57%) Nagios
5 47 (4.30%) Salt
6 43 (3.93%) Kubernetes
7 19 (1.74%) logstash
7 19 (1.74%) Red Hat Satellite
7 19 (1.74%) Terraform
8 17 (1.56%) SELinux
9 16 (1.46%) Opsview
10 15 (1.37%) Galera Cluster
10 15 (1.37%) ZABBIX
11 14 (1.28%) HAProxy
12 11 (1.01%) SCOM
13 10 (0.91%) Graphite
14 9 (0.82%) Cobbler
14 9 (0.82%) SCCM
15 8 (0.73%) CFEngine
15 8 (0.73%) Packer
Vendors
1 210 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 147 (13.45%) VMware
3 128 (11.71%) Red Hat
4 121 (11.07%) Oracle
5 46 (4.21%) Cisco
6 33 (3.02%) Google
7 30 (2.74%) Citrix
8 26 (2.38%) New Relic
9 21 (1.92%) SAP
10 19 (1.74%) HP
10 19 (1.74%) Splunk
11 17 (1.56%) SaltStack
12 15 (1.37%) NetApp
13 14 (1.28%) Percona
14 12 (1.10%) CA
14 12 (1.10%) Intel
15 11 (1.01%) Tableau
16 9 (0.82%) Dynatrace
16 9 (0.82%) Juniper
16 9 (0.82%) Talend
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 2 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Stepstone UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
I3
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago