Period
to 19 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 429 736 995
Rank change year-on-year +307 +259 +97
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure DevOps Engineer 370 289 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.23% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.24% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 409 259 141
Median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +17.39% -11.54%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £41,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £91,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 60,206 118,984 144,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 95.59% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 48,901 96,291 117,046
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
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 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure DevOps Engineer in the UK

Azure DevOps Engineer
Top 15 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 19 January 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 +303 333 £60,000 -11.11% 80
UK excluding London +273 199 £60,000 +14.29% 39
London +188 136 £70,000 -3.45% 40
Work from Home +22 97 £61,750 -11.79% 25
North of England +136 73 £60,000 +33.33% 14
Yorkshire +67 47 £60,000 +20.00% 5
South East +142 45 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Midlands +97 33 £70,000 +16.67% 6
West Midlands +84 29 £70,000 +16.67% 2
North West +86 26 £51,000 +13.33% 9
South West +101 22 £50,000 -16.67% 7
East of England +118 17 £48,500 +2.11% 2
Scotland +42 6 £75,500 +83.03%
Wales +46 3 £49,500 -1.00%
East Midlands +66 2 £42,500 -43.33% 4

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 370 (100.00%) Azure
1 370 (100.00%) DevOps
2 229 (61.89%) Terraform
3 185 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 171 (46.22%) Kubernetes
5 156 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (41.62%) Jenkins
7 148 (40.00%) Docker
8 136 (36.76%) Python
9 133 (35.95%) Ansible
10 123 (33.24%) Infrastructure as Code
11 104 (28.11%) Puppet
12 101 (27.30%) Microsoft
13 100 (27.03%) C#
13 100 (27.03%) SQL
14 94 (25.41%) AWS
15 88 (23.78%) Linux
15 88 (23.78%) Configuration Management
16 80 (21.62%) Windows
17 75 (20.27%) Java
18 74 (20.00%) PaaS
19 73 (19.73%) Bash Shell
20 72 (19.46%) Opscode Chef
21 71 (19.19%) Analytics
22 70 (18.92%) JavaScript
23 67 (18.11%) Azure SQL Database
24 65 (17.57%) .NET
25 61 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
25 61 (16.49%) Git (software)
25 61 (16.49%) 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 31 (8.38%) IIS
2 15 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.16%) Confluence
5 3 (0.81%) Apache
5 3 (0.81%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) Drupal
7 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 370 (100.00%) Azure
2 94 (25.41%) AWS
3 74 (20.00%) PaaS
4 53 (14.32%) IaaS
5 47 (12.70%) Datadog
6 42 (11.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 41 (11.08%) Pulumi
8 36 (9.73%) Serverless
9 33 (8.92%) SaaS
10 30 (8.11%) GitHub
11 19 (5.14%) Logic Apps
12 17 (4.59%) Power Platform
13 16 (4.32%) Office 365
14 14 (3.78%) Azure Functions
15 13 (3.51%) GCP
16 9 (2.43%) Power Automate
17 7 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
18 5 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
18 5 (1.35%) AWS CodeBuild
18 5 (1.35%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.78%) Firewall
1 14 (3.78%) Internet
2 9 (2.43%) DNS
3 7 (1.89%) Network Security
4 4 (1.08%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.81%) DHCP
5 3 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.81%) IPv4
5 3 (0.81%) SSL
5 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.81%) VLAN
6 2 (0.54%) DMZ
7 1 (0.27%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.27%) HTTP
7 1 (0.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.11%) Azure SQL Database
2 58 (15.68%) SQL Server
3 46 (12.43%) Cosmos DB
4 42 (11.35%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (10.81%) MySQL
6 38 (10.27%) MongoDB
6 38 (10.27%) Redis
7 36 (9.73%) MariaDB
8 7 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.89%) Power BI
9 6 (1.62%) Big Data
10 5 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.08%) MS Access
11 4 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.81%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 154 (41.62%) Jenkins
2 61 (16.49%) Git (software)
3 53 (14.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (7.57%) TeamCity
6 27 (7.30%) GitLab
7 22 (5.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (5.14%) Visual Studio
9 14 (3.78%) Bitbucket
10 13 (3.51%) Hudson
10 13 (3.51%) JIRA
11 12 (3.24%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (3.24%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.89%) Subversion
12 7 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (1.35%) Artifactory
13 5 (1.35%) Maven
13 5 (1.35%) Selenium
14 4 (1.08%) Gradle
15 3 (0.81%) git-flow
General
1 56 (15.14%) Finance
2 23 (6.22%) Marketing
3 22 (5.95%) Games
4 17 (4.59%) Public Sector
5 13 (3.51%) Publishing
6 11 (2.97%) Banking
7 7 (1.89%) Law
7 7 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.08%) Advertising
8 4 (1.08%) Electronics
8 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.81%) Automotive
9 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (17.57%) .NET
2 24 (6.49%) YAML
3 17 (4.59%) Elastic Stack
4 11 (2.97%) .NET Core
4 11 (2.97%) Node.js
5 10 (2.70%) CSS
6 9 (2.43%) JSON
6 9 (2.43%) WinForms
7 8 (2.16%) React
8 7 (1.89%) Web Services
9 6 (1.62%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.62%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.62%) REST
10 5 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.35%) jQuery
10 5 (1.35%) Kafka
10 5 (1.35%) SOAP
11 4 (1.08%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.08%) LDAP
11 4 (1.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.70%) Linux Command Line
2 26 (7.03%) Cloud Native
3 9 (2.43%) PlayStation
4 8 (2.16%) Internet of Things
4 8 (2.16%) Public Cloud
5 6 (1.62%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.62%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.62%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.35%) Replication
7 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.08%) Online Games
7 4 (1.08%) Smart Home
8 3 (0.81%) Grid Computing
8 3 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (23.78%) Linux
2 80 (21.62%) Windows
3 26 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (6.49%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.24%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.89%) Unix
7 6 (1.62%) CentOS
7 6 (1.62%) VMS
8 5 (1.35%) Android
8 5 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.08%) Debian
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (100.00%) DevOps
2 156 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (33.24%) Infrastructure as Code
4 88 (23.78%) Configuration Management
5 71 (19.19%) Analytics
6 61 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (12.97%) Software Engineering
8 38 (10.27%) Microservices
9 36 (9.73%) Web Application Development
10 35 (9.46%) Infrastructure Automation
11 34 (9.19%) Deployment Automation
12 33 (8.92%) Migration
13 32 (8.65%) Open Source
14 29 (7.84%) Fintech
14 29 (7.84%) Test Automation
15 25 (6.76%) High Availability
15 25 (6.76%) Project Management
16 24 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
17 23 (6.22%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 185 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 136 (36.76%) Python
3 100 (27.03%) C#
3 100 (27.03%) SQL
4 75 (20.27%) Java
5 73 (19.73%) Bash Shell
6 70 (18.92%) JavaScript
7 61 (16.49%) Ruby
8 58 (15.68%) Go
9 40 (10.81%) TypeScript
10 37 (10.00%) PHP
11 36 (9.73%) Groovy
12 14 (3.78%) Perl
13 12 (3.24%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.97%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.43%) VB
16 8 (2.16%) R
17 1 (0.27%) ES6
Qualifications
1 40 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 36 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.97%) AWS Certification
5 8 (2.16%) Degree
6 2 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.97%) PMO
2 3 (0.81%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) NIST
4 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (40.00%) Docker
2 42 (11.35%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.89%) Firmware
4 7 (1.89%) vSphere
5 3 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 229 (61.89%) Terraform
2 171 (46.22%) Kubernetes
3 133 (35.95%) Ansible
4 104 (28.11%) Puppet
5 72 (19.46%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (15.68%) Grafana
7 49 (13.24%) Prometheus
8 17 (4.59%) Packer
9 16 (4.32%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (4.05%) Nagios
11 13 (3.51%) Consul
12 7 (1.89%) Control-M
13 6 (1.62%) Graphite
13 6 (1.62%) Rancher
14 3 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.81%) Graylog
15 2 (0.54%) Kibana
16 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
16 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 101 (27.30%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.62%) SaltStack
3 36 (9.73%) New Relic
4 16 (4.32%) Oracle
5 14 (3.78%) VMware
6 12 (3.24%) Splunk
7 10 (2.70%) Dynatrace
7 10 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.89%) Google
9 5 (1.35%) Citrix
9 5 (1.35%) IBM
10 4 (1.08%) SAP
11 3 (0.81%) Cisco
12 2 (0.54%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.54%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.54%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.54%) Sybase
13 1 (0.27%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.27%) Databricks
13 1 (0.27%) Hortonworks