Azure DevOps Engineer Jobs

DevOps Engineer - Microsoft Azure
UK

The median DevOps Engineer - Microsoft Azure salary in the UK is £70,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 12 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 766 635 836
Rank change year-on-year -131 +201 -279
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure DevOps Engineer 138 292 455
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 123 236 372
10th Percentile £51,500 £57,500 £52,625
25th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £78,750 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +12.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £91,563 £82,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% +12.50%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 104,121 84,323 165,675
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 91.19% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73,469 54,972 85,174
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,603 £45,000 £42,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,519 £50,296
% change year-on-year -6.58% +6.41% +5.89%

Azure DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Azure DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure DevOps Engineer in the UK

Azure DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure DevOps Engineer.

Salary trend for Azure DevOps Engineer in the UK

Azure DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure DevOps Engineer over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Azure DevOps Engineer in the UK

Azure DevOps Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 12 June 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
England -99 130 £70,000 -12.50% 24
UK excluding London -101 77 £70,000 -6.67% 14
Work from Home -66 73 £70,750 -5.67% 17
London +10 52 £65,000 -21.21% 12
South East -48 38 £72,500 -3.33% 8
North of England -4 18 £53,750 -32.81% 1
North West -30 13 £52,500 -34.38% 1
Midlands -31 13 £61,250 -11.55% 3
West Midlands -8 8 £82,500 +17.86% 2
East of England -7 6 £67,500 -3.57%
East Midlands -25 5 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +56 3 £68,750 +14.58%
South West -50 2 £58,750 -24.19% 1
North East - 2 £55,000 -

Azure DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 12 June 2024, Azure DevOps Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Azure DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 138 (100.00%) Azure
1 138 (100.00%) DevOps
2 112 (81.16%) Azure DevOps
3 79 (57.25%) CI/CD
4 74 (53.62%) Terraform
5 67 (48.55%) Kubernetes
6 57 (41.30%) Infrastructure as Code
7 56 (40.58%) PowerShell
8 55 (39.86%) Python
9 51 (36.96%) Docker
10 47 (34.06%) Microsoft
11 43 (31.16%) Agile
12 41 (29.71%) Git
13 34 (24.64%) SQL
13 34 (24.64%) Social Skills
14 33 (23.91%) Containerisation
15 31 (22.46%) SaaS
16 30 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (19.57%) PaaS
18 25 (18.12%) Bash
18 25 (18.12%) Jenkins
19 24 (17.39%) Ansible
20 23 (16.67%) Platform Engineering
20 23 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
21 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
22 21 (15.22%) Analytics
23 20 (14.49%) C#
23 20 (14.49%) Finance
23 20 (14.49%) Network Security
23 20 (14.49%) Site Reliability Engineering

Azure DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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 4 (2.90%) IIS
2 2 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (0.72%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 138 (100.00%) Azure
2 112 (81.16%) Azure DevOps
3 31 (22.46%) SaaS
4 27 (19.57%) PaaS
5 18 (13.04%) Azure AKS
5 18 (13.04%) Entra ID
6 16 (11.59%) GitHub
7 14 (10.14%) AWS
7 14 (10.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 14 (10.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 14 (10.14%) Power Platform
8 12 (8.70%) IaaS
9 11 (7.97%) GitHub Actions
10 10 (7.25%) Azure Data Factory
11 9 (6.52%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
12 8 (5.80%) Serverless
13 6 (4.35%) Azure Pipelines
13 6 (4.35%) GCP
14 5 (3.62%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.49%) Network Security
2 17 (12.32%) DNS
2 17 (12.32%) Firewall
3 9 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.52%) VPN
4 8 (5.80%) LAN
4 8 (5.80%) WAN
5 4 (2.90%) IPv4
5 4 (2.90%) WLAN
6 1 (0.72%) HTTP
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
6 1 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.70%) Power BI
4 10 (7.25%) Data Lake
4 10 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.90%) MariaDB
7 4 (2.90%) MySQL
7 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.90%) Redis
8 1 (0.72%) Big Data
8 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 41 (29.71%) Git
2 25 (18.12%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.70%) TeamCity
4 11 (7.97%) GitLab
5 8 (5.80%) MSBuild
6 6 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.62%) JIRA
8 4 (2.90%) git-flow
8 4 (2.90%) Subversion
8 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.17%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.45%) Maven
11 1 (0.72%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (24.64%) Social Skills
2 20 (14.49%) Finance
3 11 (7.97%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.62%) Electronics
4 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.62%) Marketing
4 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.45%) Tech for Good
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Law
8 1 (0.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) .NET
2 15 (10.87%) ARM Templates
3 13 (9.42%) YAML
4 7 (5.07%) JSON
4 7 (5.07%) React
5 5 (3.62%) LDAP
5 5 (3.62%) REST
5 5 (3.62%) XML
6 4 (2.90%) SAML
7 3 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (2.17%) Node.js
7 3 (2.17%) RESTful
8 2 (1.45%) ADO
8 2 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (1.45%) OAuth
9 1 (0.72%) CSS
9 1 (0.72%) HTML
9 1 (0.72%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Cloud Native
2 10 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.62%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.62%) Distributed Systems
4 4 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.90%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.90%) Team-Oriented Environment
5 3 (2.17%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) Product Ownership
6 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.72%) IoT
7 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.72%) Low-Code
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Onboarding
7 1 (0.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.04%) Linux
2 12 (8.70%) Windows
3 8 (5.80%) VMS
4 3 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (100.00%) DevOps
2 79 (57.25%) CI/CD
3 57 (41.30%) Infrastructure as Code
4 43 (31.16%) Agile
5 33 (23.91%) Containerisation
6 30 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (16.67%) Platform Engineering
8 21 (15.22%) Analytics
9 20 (14.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 19 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (12.32%) Scrum
12 16 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (10.87%) Infrastructure Automation
13 15 (10.87%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.97%) Fintech
14 11 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (7.25%) Collaborative Culture
15 10 (7.25%) Configuration Management
15 10 (7.25%) Data Analytics
15 10 (7.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.58%) PowerShell
2 55 (39.86%) Python
3 34 (24.64%) SQL
4 25 (18.12%) Bash
5 20 (14.49%) C#
6 13 (9.42%) Bicep
7 12 (8.70%) Java
8 9 (6.52%) Data Analysis Expressions
8 9 (6.52%) U-SQL
9 8 (5.80%) Go
10 7 (5.07%) Ruby
11 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.45%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.72%) Groovy
13 1 (0.72%) PHP
13 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.97%) Azure Certification
3 8 (5.80%) Degree
4 7 (5.07%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.72%) NIST
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (36.96%) Docker
2 11 (7.97%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 74 (53.62%) Terraform
2 67 (48.55%) Kubernetes
3 24 (17.39%) Ansible
4 10 (7.25%) Progress Chef
4 10 (7.25%) Puppet
5 8 (5.80%) Prometheus
6 6 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (4.35%) Grafana
7 3 (2.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.72%) Consul
9 1 (0.72%) Packer
9 1 (0.72%) Podman
9 1 (0.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (34.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.25%) Databricks
3 6 (4.35%) Zscaler
4 5 (3.62%) SAP
5 4 (2.90%) Cisco
5 4 (2.90%) Meraki
6 3 (2.17%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.17%) Veeam
7 2 (1.45%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) New Relic
8 1 (0.72%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.72%) Splunk