Period
to 29 February 2020

The median annual salary for an Azure DevOps Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

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
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 721 975 1041
Rank change year-on-year +254 +66 +92
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure DevOps Engineer 293 142 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.094% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.098% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 252 128 142
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,875 £41,600 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,125 £78,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% +43.75%

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 116,647 145,045 169,813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.46% 95.94% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 93,434 116,144 139,441
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Azure DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure DevOps Engineer in the UK

Azure DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Azure DevOps Engineer in the UK

Azure DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure DevOps Engineer over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

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 29 February 2020. 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 +241 283 £70,000 +16.67% 80
London +170 161 £75,000 +15.38% 30
UK excluding London +172 128 £57,500 +9.52% 54
South East +68 49 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Midlands +65 34 £60,000 +20.00% 20
North of England +80 29 £47,500 -9.52% 12
West Midlands +63 23 £60,000 +17.07% 13
North West +65 19 £47,500 -34.48% 4
East Midlands +34 11 £65,000 +30.00% 7
Yorkshire +41 10 £50,000 - 4
South West +40 6 £45,000 -2.70% 1
East of England +62 4 £45,000 -30.77% 4
Wales -4 4 £50,000 +6.95%
Scotland +37 2 £41,250 -32.65% 4

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

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, 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.

1 293 (100.00%) Azure
1 293 (100.00%) DevOps
2 172 (58.70%) PowerShell
3 130 (44.37%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (41.64%) Docker
5 114 (38.91%) Kubernetes
6 103 (35.15%) Microsoft
7 92 (31.40%) Windows
8 84 (28.67%) Terraform
8 84 (28.67%) AWS
9 83 (28.33%) Ansible
10 74 (25.26%) C#
11 72 (24.57%) .NET
12 71 (24.23%) Python
13 68 (23.21%) Infrastructure as Code
14 66 (22.53%) Linux
15 57 (19.45%) Bash Shell
16 55 (18.77%) SQL
16 55 (18.77%) Configuration Management
17 54 (18.43%) Jenkins
18 48 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
19 47 (16.04%) Fintech
20 44 (15.02%) Opscode Chef
21 42 (14.33%) PaaS
22 41 (13.99%) SaaS
22 41 (13.99%) Puppet
22 41 (13.99%) Software Engineering
23 40 (13.65%) Finance
23 40 (13.65%) TeamCity
24 37 (12.63%) Visual Studio Team System

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 14 (4.78%) IIS
2 12 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.73%) Anypoint
5 4 (1.37%) Apache
5 4 (1.37%) Confluence
6 2 (0.68%) nginx
6 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 293 (100.00%) Azure
2 84 (28.67%) AWS
3 42 (14.33%) PaaS
4 41 (13.99%) SaaS
5 32 (10.92%) IaaS
6 24 (8.19%) GCP
7 22 (7.51%) Power Platform
8 16 (5.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (4.10%) Office 365
10 11 (3.75%) Serverless
11 9 (3.07%) Azure Functions
11 9 (3.07%) GitHub
12 8 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (1.71%) Azure Data Factory
14 5 (1.71%) Datadog
15 3 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
16 2 (0.68%) Amazon ECS
16 2 (0.68%) AWS CodeBuild
16 2 (0.68%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.78%) Firewall
2 7 (2.39%) DNS
3 5 (1.71%) Network Security
4 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.68%) DHCP
5 2 (0.68%) FTP
6 1 (0.34%) HTTP
6 1 (0.34%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) SMTP
6 1 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.19%) Azure SQL Database
3 22 (7.51%) Power BI
4 10 (3.41%) Cosmos DB
5 9 (3.07%) MySQL
6 8 (2.73%) Data Lake
7 4 (1.37%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.68%) Redis
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (18.43%) Jenkins
2 40 (13.65%) TeamCity
3 37 (12.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 35 (11.95%) Git (software)
5 33 (11.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 25 (8.53%) Visual Studio
7 21 (7.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (5.12%) GitLab
9 12 (4.10%) git-flow
9 12 (4.10%) JIRA
10 11 (3.75%) Vagrant
11 10 (3.41%) Bitbucket
12 9 (3.07%) Gatling
13 8 (2.73%) Hudson
14 7 (2.39%) Maven
14 7 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.71%) Fiddler
15 5 (1.71%) Gradle
15 5 (1.71%) LINQPad
15 5 (1.71%) Postman
General
1 40 (13.65%) Finance
2 11 (3.75%) Financial Institution
2 11 (3.75%) Marketing
3 10 (3.41%) Banking
4 8 (2.73%) Retail
5 3 (1.02%) Games
5 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.68%) Law
6 2 (0.68%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (24.57%) .NET
2 16 (5.46%) .NET Core
3 12 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (4.10%) JSON
3 12 (4.10%) Node.js
3 12 (4.10%) YAML
4 8 (2.73%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.39%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (2.39%) Web Services
6 6 (2.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.02%) Entity Framework
8 3 (1.02%) OAuth
8 3 (1.02%) React
9 2 (0.68%) J2EE
9 2 (0.68%) OAuth2
9 2 (0.68%) REST
10 1 (0.34%) SOAP
10 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.46%) Enterprise Cloud
2 15 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.78%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.39%) Clustering
5 7 (2.39%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.71%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.71%) Replication
7 3 (1.02%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.68%) Online Games
9 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (31.40%) Windows
2 66 (22.53%) Linux
3 25 (8.53%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.05%) VMS
5 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Unix
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (100.00%) DevOps
2 130 (44.37%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (23.21%) Infrastructure as Code
4 55 (18.77%) Configuration Management
5 48 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (16.04%) Fintech
7 41 (13.99%) Software Engineering
8 31 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (9.90%) Scrum
10 28 (9.56%) Deployment Automation
11 27 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 27 (9.22%) Test Automation
12 26 (8.87%) Migration
13 17 (5.80%) Black-Box Testing
13 17 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (5.46%) Analytics
14 16 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (5.46%) Microservices
15 15 (5.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 172 (58.70%) PowerShell
2 74 (25.26%) C#
3 71 (24.23%) Python
4 57 (19.45%) Bash Shell
5 55 (18.77%) SQL
6 31 (10.58%) Java
7 22 (7.51%) Ruby
8 21 (7.17%) JavaScript
9 14 (4.78%) Go
10 11 (3.75%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.68%) C++
12 2 (0.68%) Perl
13 1 (0.34%) Groovy
13 1 (0.34%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (2.73%) Degree
2 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.37%) MCSA
3 4 (1.37%) MCSE
3 4 (1.37%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.46%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 122 (41.64%) Docker
2 35 (11.95%) Hyper-V
3 29 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (7.17%) Active Directory
5 13 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.37%) vSphere
7 2 (0.68%) KVM
7 2 (0.68%) LXC
7 2 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 114 (38.91%) Kubernetes
2 84 (28.67%) Terraform
3 83 (28.33%) Ansible
4 44 (15.02%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (13.99%) Puppet
6 16 (5.46%) Grafana
7 14 (4.78%) Kibana
8 10 (3.41%) Rancher
9 9 (3.07%) Nagios
9 9 (3.07%) Packer
10 8 (2.73%) Consul
10 8 (2.73%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (2.39%) Prometheus
12 4 (1.37%) Cobbler
12 4 (1.37%) SCCM
13 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.68%) PowerCLI
13 2 (0.68%) SCOM
13 2 (0.68%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.34%) Istio
Vendors
1 103 (35.15%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.95%) VMware
3 17 (5.80%) Citrix
4 15 (5.12%) Splunk
5 11 (3.75%) Dynatrace
6 10 (3.41%) Google
7 8 (2.73%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.71%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.02%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.68%) Cisco
10 2 (0.68%) Incapsula
10 2 (0.68%) Meraki
10 2 (0.68%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.34%) Cadence
11 1 (0.34%) Informatica
11 1 (0.34%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle
11 1 (0.34%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.34%) Sybase