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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 103 175
Rank change year-on-year +37 +72  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 622 544 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.26% 2.96% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.41% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 515 440 323
Median salary £53,625 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 12659 15948 18436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.76% 86.70% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10459 13388 14742
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +35 193 £57,500 +4.54% 28
Surrey +23 128 £62,500 +19.04% 22
Hampshire +69 89 £55,000 +37.50% 11
West Sussex +48 55 £47,500 +2.15% 3
East Sussex +5 48 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Oxfordshire -7 39 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Buckinghamshire +7 32 £51,750 +99.03% 3
Kent +10 26 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Middlesex +5 8 £66,250 +65.62% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 653 (54.19%) Linux
2 480 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
3 460 (38.17%) Python
4 436 (36.18%) Puppet
5 371 (30.79%) Amazon AWS
6 336 (27.88%) Ansible
7 315 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
8 312 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
9 300 (24.90%) Java
10 298 (24.73%) Docker
11 281 (23.32%) Jenkins
12 274 (22.74%) Bash Shell
13 234 (19.42%) Git (software)
14 232 (19.25%) Finance
15 217 (18.01%) Windows
16 209 (17.34%) SQL
17 203 (16.85%) C#
18 197 (16.35%) Microsoft
19 193 (16.02%) Ruby
20 190 (15.77%) TDD
21 187 (15.52%) Configuration Management
22 185 (15.35%) MySQL
23 184 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
24 180 (14.94%) JavaScript
25 175 (14.52%) Perl
26 171 (14.19%) .NET
27 165 (13.69%) VMware
28 158 (13.11%) SQL Server
29 157 (13.03%) Scrum
30 147 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery

DevOps
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 85 (7.05%) Apache
2 64 (5.31%) OpenStack
3 56 (4.65%) nginx
4 51 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 50 (4.15%) IIS
6 43 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
7 42 (3.49%) Confluence
8 37 (3.07%) SharePoint
9 35 (2.90%) JBoss
10 25 (2.07%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
12 22 (1.83%) MS Exchange
12 22 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 18 (1.49%) Apache Solr
14 16 (1.33%) Drupal
15 15 (1.24%) WebSphere
16 12 (1.00%) CMS
17 11 (0.91%) WordPress
18 8 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
18 8 (0.66%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 15 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.083%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 62 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.41%) Magento
3 15 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.58%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.58%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.33%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.33%) SAP PS
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.083%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 371 (30.79%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 106 (8.80%) SaaS
4 68 (5.64%) IaaS
4 68 (5.64%) PaaS
5 41 (3.40%) Amazon S3
6 37 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 36 (2.99%) Amazon ELB
8 31 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 25 (2.07%) GitHub
11 20 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (1.24%) Akamai
12 15 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
12 15 (1.24%) Office 365
13 13 (1.08%) OpenShift
14 10 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (0.83%) iPaaS
15 9 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 97 (8.05%) DNS
2 62 (5.15%) Firewall
3 57 (4.73%) TCP/IP
4 52 (4.32%) Internet
5 43 (3.57%) VPN
6 37 (3.07%) LAN
6 37 (3.07%) WAN
7 29 (2.41%) DHCP
7 29 (2.41%) Network Security
8 23 (1.91%) LDAP
9 20 (1.66%) HTTP
10 18 (1.49%) VLAN
11 14 (1.16%) SSL
12 12 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (0.91%) VoIP
14 9 (0.75%) IPsec
15 7 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (0.58%) Cisco PIX
15 7 (0.58%) MPLS
16 6 (0.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (15.35%) MySQL
2 158 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 67 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 64 (5.31%) NoSQL
5 43 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 42 (3.49%) Big Data
7 41 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 38 (3.15%) Redis
9 32 (2.66%) Hadoop
10 27 (2.24%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.91%) Relational Database
12 19 (1.58%) MariaDB
13 17 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (1.00%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.91%) InfluxDB
17 9 (0.75%) HBase
17 9 (0.75%) RavenDB
18 8 (0.66%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 281 (23.32%) Jenkins
2 234 (19.42%) Git (software)
3 98 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 93 (7.72%) JIRA
5 79 (6.56%) Maven
6 64 (5.31%) Vagrant
7 51 (4.23%) Subversion
8 44 (3.65%) Ant
8 44 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 43 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 37 (3.07%) Sonatype Nexus
11 34 (2.82%) MSBuild
12 27 (2.24%) Visual Studio
13 26 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 21 (1.74%) Selenium
15 20 (1.66%) Bitbucket
16 16 (1.33%) NuGet
17 15 (1.24%) Cucumber
17 15 (1.24%) GitLab
17 15 (1.24%) Gradle
General
1 232 (19.25%) Finance
2 48 (3.98%) Marketing
3 46 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 38 (3.15%) Banking
5 25 (2.07%) Electronics
6 21 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.74%) Retail
7 18 (1.49%) Games
8 11 (0.91%) Back Office
9 6 (0.50%) Legal
10 5 (0.41%) Automotive
11 4 (0.33%) Law
11 4 (0.33%) Military
12 3 (0.25%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.17%) Billing
13 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.083%) Advertising
14 1 (0.083%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 417 (34.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 245 (20.33%) Developer
3 191 (15.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 148 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
5 120 (9.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 118 (9.79%) Administrator
7 115 (9.54%) Systems Administrator
8 94 (7.80%) Linux Administrator
9 92 (7.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 85 (7.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 76 (6.31%) .NET Developer
12 71 (5.89%) DevOps Administrator
13 70 (5.81%) C# Developer
13 70 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
14 66 (5.48%) AWS DevOps
14 66 (5.48%) AWS Engineer
15 65 (5.39%) C# .NET Developer
16 63 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 57 (4.73%) Linux DevOps Administrator
18 54 (4.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (14.19%) .NET
2 138 (11.45%) Web Services
3 99 (8.22%) HTML
4 90 (7.47%) AngularJS
5 83 (6.89%) CSS
6 73 (6.06%) Spring
7 68 (5.64%) Node.js
8 66 (5.48%) ASP.NET
9 64 (5.31%) .NET Framework
10 62 (5.15%) REST
11 46 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (3.65%) LAMP
13 43 (3.57%) XML
14 38 (3.15%) SOAP
15 37 (3.07%) HTML5
16 30 (2.49%) JSON
17 27 (2.24%) Middleware
17 27 (2.24%) Spring Boot
18 26 (2.16%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 66 (5.48%) Data Centre
2 51 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (3.73%) User Experience
4 43 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.66%) Public Cloud
6 30 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (2.07%) Private Cloud
8 23 (1.91%) Fintech
9 21 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (1.24%) Blog
11 14 (1.16%) Clustering
11 14 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.16%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.16%) Replication
12 11 (0.91%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.83%) PKI
14 9 (0.75%) Cyber Attack
15 8 (0.66%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 653 (54.19%) Linux
2 217 (18.01%) Windows
3 143 (11.87%) Unix
4 100 (8.30%) CentOS
5 94 (7.80%) Ubuntu
6 76 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (5.48%) Debian
8 65 (5.39%) Windows Server
9 40 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (1.58%) AIX
12 16 (1.33%) Solaris
12 16 (1.33%) SUSE
13 15 (1.24%) Apple iOS
14 12 (1.00%) Android
15 11 (0.91%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.66%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.58%) CoreOS
18 7 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
3 190 (15.77%) TDD
4 187 (15.52%) Configuration Management
5 157 (13.03%) Scrum
6 147 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 143 (11.87%) BDD
8 126 (10.46%) Microservices
9 120 (9.96%) Mentoring
10 109 (9.05%) Software Engineering
11 108 (8.96%) Open Source
12 105 (8.71%) Test Automation
13 90 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 83 (6.89%) SDLC
15 69 (5.73%) Release Management
16 68 (5.64%) Web Development
17 67 (5.56%) CRM
18 66 (5.48%) High Availability
18 66 (5.48%) ITIL
18 66 (5.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 460 (38.17%) Python
2 300 (24.90%) Java
3 274 (22.74%) Bash Shell
4 209 (17.34%) SQL
5 203 (16.85%) C#
6 193 (16.02%) Ruby
7 180 (14.94%) JavaScript
8 175 (14.52%) Perl
9 144 (11.95%) PHP
10 142 (11.78%) PowerShell
11 62 (5.15%) C++
12 48 (3.98%) Shell Script
13 47 (3.90%) Go
14 36 (2.99%) VB.NET
15 28 (2.32%) T-SQL
16 27 (2.24%) PL/SQL
17 24 (1.99%) C
18 21 (1.74%) Scala
19 16 (1.33%) VB
20 12 (1.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 103 (8.55%) Degree
2 70 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 50 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.32%) CCNA
4 28 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.08%) CCNP
7 12 (1.00%) ISEB
8 11 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.91%) MCSE
9 10 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (0.66%) CISSP
11 7 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (0.58%) RHCSA
12 6 (0.50%) Master's Degree
12 6 (0.50%) MCSD
12 6 (0.50%) RHCE
13 4 (0.33%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.33%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (8.55%) QA
2 24 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.83%) SLA
5 8 (0.66%) PMO
6 7 (0.58%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.083%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.083%) Solvency II
System Software
1 298 (24.73%) Docker
2 107 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (5.89%) Active Directory
4 50 (4.15%) Hyper-V
5 46 (3.82%) vSphere
6 29 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (1.99%) KVM
8 22 (1.83%) Xen
9 20 (1.66%) NFS
10 18 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 18 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (1.41%) XenApp
12 14 (1.16%) XenServer
13 12 (1.00%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.83%) LXC
15 9 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.66%) Varnish
16 8 (0.66%) VirtualBox
17 5 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 5 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 436 (36.18%) Puppet
2 336 (27.88%) Ansible
3 315 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
4 116 (9.63%) Kubernetes
5 51 (4.23%) Nagios
6 44 (3.65%) Salt
7 30 (2.49%) logstash
8 29 (2.41%) ZABBIX
9 28 (2.32%) Terraform
10 18 (1.49%) Opsview
11 17 (1.41%) Packer
12 14 (1.16%) Grafana
13 13 (1.08%) Graphite
13 13 (1.08%) SCCM
14 12 (1.00%) Galera Cluster
14 12 (1.00%) Mesos
15 11 (0.91%) SCOM
16 10 (0.83%) HAProxy
16 10 (0.83%) Icinga
16 10 (0.83%) Kibana
Vendors
1 197 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 165 (13.69%) VMware
3 138 (11.45%) Red Hat
4 125 (10.37%) Oracle
5 47 (3.90%) Cisco
6 44 (3.65%) Google
7 43 (3.57%) New Relic
8 34 (2.82%) SAP
9 28 (2.32%) Atlassian
10 26 (2.16%) SaltStack
11 25 (2.07%) Citrix
12 11 (0.91%) Intel
12 11 (0.91%) Juniper
12 11 (0.91%) NetApp
13 10 (0.83%) CA
13 10 (0.83%) HP
13 10 (0.83%) Talend
14 9 (0.75%) Dell
14 9 (0.75%) Rackspace
14 9 (0.75%) Splunk
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40k to £47k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago