Period
to 12 April 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure DevOps Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps Engineer - Azure
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 442 719 943
Rank change year-on-year +277 +224 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure DevOps Engineer 471 289 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 423 254 143
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,875 £41,900
25th Percentile £52,500 £53,563 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,875 £88,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -10.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 76,883 108,263 142,970
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.16% 95.37% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 60,550 87,903 115,257
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,625 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure DevOps Engineer in the UK

Azure DevOps Engineer
Top 16 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 April 2021. 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
England +225 419 £62,500 -10.71% 81
UK excluding London +189 226 £60,000 - 45
London +143 187 £72,500 -3.33% 35
Work from Home -12 131 £65,000 +4.00% 23
North of England +110 95 £60,000 +14.29% 19
Yorkshire +60 58 £60,000 +9.09% 9
South East +83 44 £60,000 - 8
South West +39 37 £52,500 +16.67% 7
North West +57 35 £57,500 +21.05% 7
Midlands +24 33 £70,000 +21.74% 6
West Midlands +27 24 £70,000 +16.67% 4
East of England +63 11 £65,000 +44.44% 3
East Midlands +15 7 £65,000 +23.81% 2
Scotland - 6 £57,500 -
Wales +30 2 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North East +15 2 £50,000 -2.44% 3

Azure DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, Azure DevOps 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 featuring Azure DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 471 (100.00%) Azure
1 471 (100.00%) DevOps
2 324 (68.79%) Terraform
3 260 (55.20%) Kubernetes
4 220 (46.71%) PowerShell
5 217 (46.07%) Docker
6 208 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
7 193 (40.98%) Ansible
8 191 (40.55%) Jenkins
9 169 (35.88%) Infrastructure as Code
10 141 (29.94%) Python
11 131 (27.81%) AWS
12 123 (26.11%) SQL
13 118 (25.05%) Bash Shell
14 109 (23.14%) C#
15 107 (22.72%) Microsoft
16 105 (22.29%) Linux
17 101 (21.44%) Puppet
18 100 (21.23%) Configuration Management
19 99 (21.02%) PaaS
20 98 (20.81%) Java
21 97 (20.59%) Windows
22 92 (19.53%) Opscode Chef
23 87 (18.47%) Analytics
24 86 (18.26%) Azure SQL Database
25 80 (16.99%) IaaS
26 79 (16.77%) JavaScript
27 77 (16.35%) Go
28 76 (16.14%) Finance
29 75 (15.92%) Ruby

Azure DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (4.46%) IIS
2 9 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (1.49%) Confluence
4 5 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.85%) Apache
5 4 (0.85%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) CMS
8 1 (0.21%) Drupal
8 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
1 1 (0.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 471 (100.00%) Azure
2 131 (27.81%) AWS
3 99 (21.02%) PaaS
4 80 (16.99%) IaaS
5 63 (13.38%) Datadog
6 59 (12.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 55 (11.68%) SaaS
8 53 (11.25%) Pulumi
9 47 (9.98%) Serverless
10 43 (9.13%) GCP
11 34 (7.22%) GitHub
12 26 (5.52%) Logic Apps
13 19 (4.03%) Azure Functions
14 14 (2.97%) Power Platform
15 11 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
17 6 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
17 6 (1.27%) OpenShift
18 4 (0.85%) Azure ExpressRoute
18 4 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.03%) Internet
2 14 (2.97%) Firewall
3 12 (2.55%) DNS
4 5 (1.06%) Network Security
5 4 (0.85%) DHCP
5 4 (0.85%) DMZ
5 4 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.64%) IPv4
6 3 (0.64%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.64%) SSL
6 3 (0.64%) VLAN
7 2 (0.42%) HTTP
7 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.21%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.21%) LAN
8 1 (0.21%) VPN
8 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (18.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 68 (14.44%) Cosmos DB
3 56 (11.89%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (11.68%) Redis
5 54 (11.46%) MongoDB
6 52 (11.04%) MySQL
7 50 (10.62%) MariaDB
8 47 (9.98%) SQL Server
9 13 (2.76%) Power BI
10 4 (0.85%) Big Data
10 4 (0.85%) MS Access
10 4 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.42%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 191 (40.55%) Jenkins
2 59 (12.53%) Git (software)
3 54 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (8.92%) TeamCity
5 35 (7.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 23 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (4.46%) Hudson
7 21 (4.46%) Vagrant
8 20 (4.25%) GitLab
8 20 (4.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 20 (4.25%) Visual Studio
9 14 (2.97%) JIRA
10 9 (1.91%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.70%) Maven
12 7 (1.49%) Artifactory
12 7 (1.49%) Gradle
13 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
14 3 (0.64%) Fiddler
15 2 (0.42%) Selenium
15 2 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 76 (16.14%) Finance
2 33 (7.01%) Marketing
3 31 (6.58%) Banking
4 19 (4.03%) Public Sector
5 15 (3.18%) Games
6 8 (1.70%) Law
6 8 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.27%) Electronics
7 6 (1.27%) Retail
8 5 (1.06%) Advertising
8 5 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.85%) Billing
9 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.64%) Automotive
11 2 (0.42%) Legal
11 2 (0.42%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (14.65%) .NET
2 21 (4.46%) YAML
3 19 (4.03%) Node.js
4 12 (2.55%) JSON
5 11 (2.34%) .NET Core
6 9 (1.91%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (1.91%) React
7 6 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 6 (1.27%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.27%) REST
7 6 (1.27%) Web Services
8 5 (1.06%) ADO
8 5 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (1.06%) jQuery
8 5 (1.06%) Kafka
9 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.85%) Entity Framework
9 4 (0.85%) SOAP
10 3 (0.64%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.59%) Linux Command Line
2 27 (5.73%) Cloud Native
3 12 (2.55%) Internet of Things
4 10 (2.12%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.12%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.12%) Public Cloud
5 9 (1.91%) Smart Home
6 7 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.06%) Replication
8 5 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.85%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.85%) Online Games
10 3 (0.64%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 105 (22.29%) Linux
2 97 (20.59%) Windows
3 26 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.82%) Alpine Linux
5 18 (3.82%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.06%) Unix
8 4 (0.85%) Android
8 4 (0.85%) VMS
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.21%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (100.00%) DevOps
2 208 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (35.88%) Infrastructure as Code
4 100 (21.23%) Configuration Management
5 87 (18.47%) Analytics
6 70 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
7 68 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (11.25%) Migration
9 50 (10.62%) Web Application Development
10 46 (9.77%) Software Engineering
11 45 (9.55%) Microservices
12 43 (9.13%) Deployment Automation
13 34 (7.22%) High Availability
14 33 (7.01%) Continuous Delivery
15 31 (6.58%) E-Commerce
15 31 (6.58%) Open Source
15 31 (6.58%) Project Management
16 30 (6.37%) Scrum
17 29 (6.16%) Test Automation
18 28 (5.94%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 220 (46.71%) PowerShell
2 141 (29.94%) Python
3 123 (26.11%) SQL
4 118 (25.05%) Bash Shell
5 109 (23.14%) C#
6 98 (20.81%) Java
7 79 (16.77%) JavaScript
8 77 (16.35%) Go
9 75 (15.92%) Ruby
10 61 (12.95%) Groovy
11 57 (12.10%) TypeScript
12 51 (10.83%) PHP
13 15 (3.18%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.85%) Perl
15 3 (0.64%) Rust
15 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.21%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.21%) ES6
16 1 (0.21%) VB
16 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 58 (12.31%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.70%) Degree
5 5 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.27%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) GDPR
2 5 (1.06%) SLA
3 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.85%) PMO
4 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.42%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.21%) NIST
6 1 (0.21%) NIST 800
System Software
1 217 (46.07%) Docker
2 62 (13.16%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.85%) vSphere
5 3 (0.64%) Firmware
6 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 324 (68.79%) Terraform
2 260 (55.20%) Kubernetes
3 193 (40.98%) Ansible
4 101 (21.44%) Puppet
5 92 (19.53%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (15.07%) Grafana
7 61 (12.95%) Prometheus
8 28 (5.94%) Packer
9 24 (5.10%) Nagios
10 21 (4.46%) Consul
10 21 (4.46%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.85%) Control-M
13 3 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.64%) Rancher
14 2 (0.42%) HP Fortify
14 2 (0.42%) Kibana
14 2 (0.42%) SCCM
14 2 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 107 (22.72%) Microsoft
2 55 (11.68%) SaltStack
3 50 (10.62%) New Relic
4 31 (6.58%) Google
5 24 (5.10%) Oracle
6 13 (2.76%) VMware
7 11 (2.34%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.12%) Splunk
9 8 (1.70%) Dynatrace
10 6 (1.27%) EnterpriseDB
10 6 (1.27%) SAP
11 5 (1.06%) Citrix
12 4 (0.85%) IBM
12 4 (0.85%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.42%) AppDynamics
14 1 (0.21%) Birst
14 1 (0.21%) Databricks
14 1 (0.21%) Infor
14 1 (0.21%) Veracode
14 1 (0.21%) Xamarin