Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Administrator was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Development Operations Administrator
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 969 989 1023
Rank change year-on-year +20 +34 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Administrator 234 236 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 216 213 242
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,850 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £69,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +14.71% -8.11%

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

DevOps Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Administrator in the UK

DevOps Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DevOps Administrator in the UK

DevOps Administrator
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Administrator over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Administrator in the UK

DevOps Administrator
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Administrator within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +54 224 £50,000 -13.04% 8
UK excluding London +64 116 £45,000 -7.69% 2
London -12 116 £52,500 -8.70% 6
South East +53 63 £45,000 -21.74%
North of England +10 15 £40,000 +14.29%
Yorkshire +34 11 £40,000 +14.29%
South West +12 11 £50,000 +14.29% 1
East of England +7 10 £50,000 -
Midlands +44 9 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Scotland - 8 £36,250 -
East Midlands +34 7 £42,500 +16.44% 1
North West -3 4 £42,500 +9.68%
West Midlands +14 2 £47,500 -7.32%

DevOps Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, DevOps Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring DevOps Administrator in the job title.

1 234 (100.00%) DevOps
2 215 (91.88%) Linux
3 124 (52.99%) Puppet
4 113 (48.29%) Ansible
5 110 (47.01%) Python
6 104 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
7 96 (41.03%) Bash Shell
8 93 (39.74%) MySQL
9 84 (35.90%) Opscode Chef
10 77 (32.91%) Docker
11 71 (30.34%) Jenkins
12 61 (26.07%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (25.64%) Apache
14 56 (23.93%) Finance
15 53 (22.65%) Red Hat
16 52 (22.22%) Configuration Management
16 52 (22.22%) LAMP
16 52 (22.22%) Windows
17 51 (21.79%) PHP
17 51 (21.79%) VMware
18 45 (19.23%) Ubuntu
19 44 (18.80%) Perl
19 44 (18.80%) Unix
20 43 (18.38%) CentOS
21 41 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (17.09%) PowerShell
22 40 (17.09%) Telecoms
23 36 (15.38%) DNS
23 36 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 35 (14.96%) nginx

DevOps Administrator 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 60 (25.64%) Apache
2 35 (14.96%) nginx
3 32 (13.68%) OpenStack
4 22 (9.40%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.70%) IIS
6 9 (3.85%) MS Exchange
7 8 (3.42%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.14%) JBoss
8 5 (2.14%) WordPress
9 3 (1.28%) Confluence
10 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 104 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (14.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.56%) GitHub
3 13 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (5.13%) SaaS
5 8 (3.42%) Office 365
6 7 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.14%) PaaS
8 3 (1.28%) IaaS
9 2 (0.85%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.43%) Heroku
10 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.38%) DNS
2 31 (13.25%) Firewall
3 20 (8.55%) TCP/IP
4 16 (6.84%) VPN
5 12 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (5.13%) LAN
5 12 (5.13%) WAN
6 11 (4.70%) Network Security
7 10 (4.27%) VLAN
8 8 (3.42%) BGP
8 8 (3.42%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (3.42%) DHCP
8 8 (3.42%) MPLS
8 8 (3.42%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (2.99%) LDAP
9 7 (2.99%) SAN
10 5 (2.14%) SMS
11 4 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (1.71%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (39.74%) MySQL
2 13 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.13%) MariaDB
3 12 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.56%) Redis
8 3 (1.28%) Big Data
9 2 (0.85%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.85%) MemSQL
9 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 71 (30.34%) Jenkins
2 33 (14.10%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.56%) Vagrant
4 12 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 11 (4.70%) Subversion
6 8 (3.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.99%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.71%) Maven
9 4 (1.71%) NuGet
9 4 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.28%) JIRA
11 2 (0.85%) GCC
11 2 (0.85%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.85%) GitLab
11 2 (0.85%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.85%) MSI
12 1 (0.43%) Codeship
12 1 (0.43%) Travis CI
General
1 56 (23.93%) Finance
2 40 (17.09%) Telecoms
3 32 (13.68%) Marketing
4 30 (12.82%) Electronics
4 30 (12.82%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.27%) Banking
6 8 (3.42%) Back Office
7 2 (0.85%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (22.22%) LAMP
2 35 (14.96%) LEMP Stack
3 14 (5.98%) Web Services
4 7 (2.99%) .NET
5 6 (2.56%) Memcached
5 6 (2.56%) OpenVZ
6 5 (2.14%) HTML
7 4 (1.71%) REST
8 3 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (0.85%) Akka
9 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.85%) Node.js
10 1 (0.43%) JSON
10 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.43%) Sensu
10 1 (0.43%) Velocity
10 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.25%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.12%) Public Cloud
3 13 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.56%) Replication
4 12 (5.13%) Fintech
5 7 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.14%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.71%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.28%) Robotics
9 2 (0.85%) Clustering
9 2 (0.85%) CMDB
9 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.85%) NHS
10 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.43%) Pricing Data
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 215 (91.88%) Linux
2 52 (22.22%) Windows
3 45 (19.23%) Ubuntu
4 44 (18.80%) Unix
5 43 (18.38%) CentOS
6 36 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (12.39%) Debian
8 9 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.42%) CoreOS
9 8 (3.42%) Windows Server
9 8 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.14%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.85%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.43%) AIX
12 1 (0.43%) HPUX
12 1 (0.43%) Solaris
12 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (100.00%) DevOps
2 61 (26.07%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 41 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
5 30 (12.82%) Programme Management
6 24 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (8.97%) Open Source
8 20 (8.55%) ITIL
9 16 (6.84%) High Availability
10 13 (5.56%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.13%) Task Automation
12 11 (4.70%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.70%) Scrum
13 9 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (3.85%) Information Security
13 9 (3.85%) Line Management
14 8 (3.42%) Server Building
14 8 (3.42%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 110 (47.01%) Python
2 96 (41.03%) Bash Shell
3 51 (21.79%) PHP
4 44 (18.80%) Perl
5 40 (17.09%) PowerShell
6 33 (14.10%) Ruby
7 28 (11.97%) SQL
8 24 (10.26%) Java
9 9 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.42%) C
10 8 (3.42%) Groovy
11 7 (2.99%) Go
12 6 (2.56%) JavaScript
13 5 (2.14%) PHP 5
13 5 (2.14%) PHP 7
14 3 (1.28%) C#
15 2 (0.85%) Delphi
15 2 (0.85%) Korn
15 2 (0.85%) VB
15 2 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.97%) Degree
2 8 (3.42%) CCNA
2 8 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) CEH
4 1 (0.43%) CISM
4 1 (0.43%) CISSP
4 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.43%) PhD
4 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.27%) QA
2 6 (2.56%) GCP
3 4 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.28%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (1.28%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (32.91%) Docker
2 34 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.83%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (8.97%) Active Directory
5 19 (8.12%) KVM
6 16 (6.84%) Hyper-V
7 14 (5.98%) iptables
8 13 (5.56%) XenServer
9 12 (5.13%) LXC
10 8 (3.42%) Terminal Services
10 8 (3.42%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (3.42%) XenApp
11 6 (2.56%) Postfix
12 3 (1.28%) vSphere
13 2 (0.85%) Varnish
14 1 (0.43%) Dovecot
14 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 124 (52.99%) Puppet
2 113 (48.29%) Ansible
3 84 (35.90%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (14.96%) Kubernetes
5 30 (12.82%) Nagios
6 18 (7.69%) Terraform
6 18 (7.69%) ZABBIX
7 14 (5.98%) Salt
8 9 (3.85%) Grafana
9 8 (3.42%) WSUS
10 7 (2.99%) Munin
11 6 (2.56%) Cacti
12 5 (2.14%) Icinga
12 5 (2.14%) Rundeck
12 5 (2.14%) SELinux
12 5 (2.14%) vRealize
13 4 (1.71%) Capistrano
13 4 (1.71%) Rancher
13 4 (1.71%) yum
14 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 53 (22.65%) Red Hat
2 51 (21.79%) VMware
3 30 (12.82%) SAP
4 22 (9.40%) Microsoft
5 20 (8.55%) Cisco
6 11 (4.70%) F5
7 8 (3.42%) Citrix
7 8 (3.42%) McAfee
7 8 (3.42%) Sun
8 7 (2.99%) Google
9 5 (2.14%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.71%) Perforce
10 4 (1.71%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.85%) HP
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle
12 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.43%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.43%) Splunk