Period
to 29 September 2020

The median annual salary for an Azure DevOps Engineer was £61,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 468 818 1024
Rank change year-on-year +350 +206 +92
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure DevOps Engineer 214 262 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.19% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.20% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 231 242 139
Median annual salary £61,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £89,875 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -14.63% +11.82%

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 45,947 132,457 158,805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.73% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 37,646 105,479 127,987
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 29 September 2020.

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 29 September 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 +345 205 £61,000 -6.15% 54
London +231 108 £70,000 -3.45% 15
UK excluding London +328 104 £57,500 +9.52% 42
Work from Home +80 45 £55,000 - 15
South East +194 31 £60,000 +20.00% 6
North of England +186 26 £50,000 +21.21% 17
Midlands +158 26 £60,500 -3.20% 9
West Midlands +139 21 £61,500 -1.60% 8
North West +132 12 £50,000 +42.86% 9
Yorkshire +136 11 £51,500 +24.85% 7
South West +135 10 £52,500 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +96 5 £42,500 -34.62% 1
East of England +133 4 £47,000 -21.67% 6
Wales +54 4 £47,250 +18.13% 1
Scotland +108 3 £80,000 +100.00% 1
North East +27 3 £48,500 -10.19% 1

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Azure
1 214 (100.00%) DevOps
2 119 (55.61%) Kubernetes
3 112 (52.34%) Terraform
4 103 (48.13%) Docker
4 103 (48.13%) PowerShell
5 80 (37.38%) Python
6 77 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (34.11%) Jenkins
8 61 (28.50%) Ansible
8 61 (28.50%) C#
8 61 (28.50%) Linux
9 60 (28.04%) Microsoft
10 57 (26.64%) AWS
11 56 (26.17%) Infrastructure as Code
12 48 (22.43%) SQL
13 46 (21.50%) Software Engineering
14 45 (21.03%) Windows
15 44 (20.56%) PaaS
16 43 (20.09%) Git (software)
17 42 (19.63%) .NET
18 40 (18.69%) SQL Server
19 37 (17.29%) Configuration Management
19 37 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (16.36%) Puppet
21 33 (15.42%) Finance
22 32 (14.95%) Bash Shell
23 29 (13.55%) Infrastructure Automation
23 29 (13.55%) IaaS
24 28 (13.08%) Java

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 (6.54%) IIS
2 12 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.80%) Confluence
5 1 (0.47%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.47%) nginx
5 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 214 (100.00%) Azure
2 57 (26.64%) AWS
3 44 (20.56%) PaaS
4 29 (13.55%) IaaS
5 16 (7.48%) SaaS
6 15 (7.01%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (7.01%) Power Platform
7 14 (6.54%) Office 365
8 12 (5.61%) GitHub
9 9 (4.21%) Power Automate
9 9 (4.21%) Serverless
10 8 (3.74%) GCP
11 7 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (2.80%) Datadog
13 5 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (1.40%) AWS CodeBuild
14 3 (1.40%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 3 (1.40%) AWS Fargate
14 3 (1.40%) Azure Functions
14 3 (1.40%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) Firewall
2 4 (1.87%) DNS
2 4 (1.87%) Network Security
2 4 (1.87%) SSL
3 3 (1.40%) VPN
4 2 (0.93%) HTTP
4 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.93%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.93%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.47%) DHCP
5 1 (0.47%) Internet
5 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 13 (6.07%) Cosmos DB
3 13 (6.07%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.21%) MySQL
5 8 (3.74%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.74%) Redis
6 7 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.34%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.34%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.87%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.87%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.87%) Power BI
9 3 (1.40%) Big Data
9 3 (1.40%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.93%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.47%) HBase
11 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.47%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 73 (34.11%) Jenkins
2 43 (20.09%) Git (software)
3 27 (12.62%) TeamCity
4 24 (11.21%) Octopus Deploy
5 18 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (7.48%) GitLab
7 13 (6.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (4.67%) Bitbucket
8 10 (4.67%) Visual Studio
9 9 (4.21%) JIRA
10 8 (3.74%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (2.34%) Selenium
11 5 (2.34%) Subversion
12 4 (1.87%) Gatling
12 4 (1.87%) JUnit
13 3 (1.40%) git-flow
13 3 (1.40%) Hudson
13 3 (1.40%) Maven
13 3 (1.40%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.40%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (15.42%) Finance
2 12 (5.61%) Public Sector
3 10 (4.67%) Games
4 6 (2.80%) Banking
4 6 (2.80%) Retail
5 5 (2.34%) Advertising
5 5 (2.34%) Law
6 4 (1.87%) Publishing
7 3 (1.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.63%) .NET
2 12 (5.61%) CSS
2 12 (5.61%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (4.21%) WinForms
3 9 (4.21%) YAML
4 7 (3.27%) Web Services
5 6 (2.80%) .NET Core
6 5 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.40%) HTML
7 3 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.93%) Ajax
8 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.93%) JSON
8 2 (0.93%) Kafka
8 2 (0.93%) LDAP
8 2 (0.93%) Node.js
8 2 (0.93%) OAuth
8 2 (0.93%) REST
8 2 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.93%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.54%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (4.21%) Cloud Native
2 9 (4.21%) PlayStation
2 9 (4.21%) Public Cloud
3 8 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.34%) Clustering
6 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Kindle
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 61 (28.50%) Linux
2 45 (21.03%) Windows
3 13 (6.07%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.80%) CentOS
5 6 (2.80%) Debian
6 4 (1.87%) Unix
6 4 (1.87%) VMS
7 3 (1.40%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (100.00%) DevOps
2 77 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (26.17%) Infrastructure as Code
4 46 (21.50%) Software Engineering
5 37 (17.29%) Configuration Management
5 37 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (13.55%) Infrastructure Automation
7 27 (12.62%) Microservices
8 25 (11.68%) Test Automation
9 21 (9.81%) Deployment Automation
9 21 (9.81%) Open Source
10 20 (9.35%) Fintech
10 20 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (8.41%) Analytics
11 18 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (7.48%) Migration
13 15 (7.01%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.07%) High Availability
14 13 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (6.07%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 103 (48.13%) PowerShell
2 80 (37.38%) Python
3 61 (28.50%) C#
4 48 (22.43%) SQL
5 32 (14.95%) Bash Shell
6 28 (13.08%) Java
7 24 (11.21%) JavaScript
8 19 (8.88%) Ruby
9 16 (7.48%) Go
10 14 (6.54%) Perl
10 14 (6.54%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.21%) VB
12 8 (3.74%) Groovy
13 6 (2.80%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.34%) PHP
15 4 (1.87%) R
16 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (4.21%) AWS Certification
2 6 (2.80%) Degree
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) PMO
2 3 (1.40%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) NIST
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (48.13%) Docker
2 15 (7.01%) vSphere
3 10 (4.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.40%) Firmware
4 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 119 (55.61%) Kubernetes
2 112 (52.34%) Terraform
3 61 (28.50%) Ansible
4 35 (16.36%) Puppet
5 21 (9.81%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (7.94%) Grafana
7 15 (7.01%) Prometheus
8 7 (3.27%) Control-M
8 7 (3.27%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (2.80%) Graphite
9 6 (2.80%) Packer
10 5 (2.34%) Nagios
11 4 (1.87%) Consul
11 4 (1.87%) Kibana
11 4 (1.87%) Rancher
12 3 (1.40%) Graylog
13 2 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.93%) WSUS
14 1 (0.47%) Istio
14 1 (0.47%) linkerd
Vendors
1 60 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.67%) Dynatrace
3 7 (3.27%) Splunk
4 6 (2.80%) Oracle
4 6 (2.80%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.87%) Google
5 4 (1.87%) New Relic
5 4 (1.87%) VMware
6 3 (1.40%) Cisco
7 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.93%) Citrix
7 2 (0.93%) Databricks
7 2 (0.93%) HP
7 2 (0.93%) IBM
7 2 (0.93%) LogRhythm
7 2 (0.93%) Remedy
7 2 (0.93%) Sybase
7 2 (0.93%) Veeam
8 1 (0.47%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.47%) Hortonworks