DevOps Engineer Jobs with Work from Home Options

Development Operations Engineer
UK > Work from Home

The median Development Operations Engineer salary in Work from Home is £70,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

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

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 201 107 112
Rank change year-on-year -94 +5 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 536 1,343 2,328
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.59% 3.06% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 3.18% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 423 1,080 1,521
10th Percentile £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +16.00%
75th Percentile £83,750 £90,188 £85,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £102,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £70,576 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -5.90% +3.45% +11.54%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 32,393 42,177 64,408
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.98% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24,942 29,932 41,983
10th Percentile £32,996 £36,500 £36,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.40% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £78,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.67% - +9.09%

DevOps Engineer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

DevOps Engineer trend for jobs with a WFH option

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing DevOps Engineer.

DevOps Engineer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing DevOps Engineer over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

DevOps Engineer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Job Vacancies with WFH Options

For the 6 months to 19 April 2024, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with remote work options featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 536 (100.00%) DevOps
2 374 (69.78%) CI/CD
3 339 (63.25%) Terraform
4 318 (59.33%) Kubernetes
5 310 (57.84%) AWS
6 297 (55.41%) Azure
7 254 (47.39%) Docker
8 227 (42.35%) Linux
9 208 (38.81%) Agile
10 206 (38.43%) Python
11 195 (36.38%) Infrastructure as Code
12 179 (33.40%) Ansible
13 135 (25.19%) Containerisation
14 134 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 132 (24.63%) Jenkins
16 125 (23.32%) Azure DevOps
17 111 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
18 109 (20.34%) Bash
19 101 (18.84%) Finance
19 101 (18.84%) GCP
20 99 (18.47%) Social Skills
21 98 (18.28%) Windows
22 96 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
23 92 (17.16%) PowerShell
24 84 (15.67%) SQL
25 83 (15.49%) Continuous Deployment
26 80 (14.93%) Microsoft
27 79 (14.74%) Git
28 78 (14.55%) Scrum
29 77 (14.37%) Serverless

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (2.99%) nginx
2 12 (2.24%) Confluence
3 4 (0.75%) Drupal
3 4 (0.75%) IIS
3 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.56%) Apache
4 3 (0.56%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.56%) WordPress
5 2 (0.37%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.37%) CMS
5 2 (0.37%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.19%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Magento
1 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 310 (57.84%) AWS
2 297 (55.41%) Azure
3 125 (23.32%) Azure DevOps
4 101 (18.84%) GCP
5 77 (14.37%) Serverless
6 74 (13.81%) GitHub
7 58 (10.82%) Amazon EKS
7 58 (10.82%) SaaS
8 56 (10.45%) AWS Lambda
9 47 (8.77%) AWS CloudFormation
10 39 (7.28%) Amazon S3
11 35 (6.53%) Azure AKS
12 33 (6.16%) OpenShift
13 32 (5.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 31 (5.78%) GitHub Actions
15 30 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
16 28 (5.22%) Amazon ECS
17 22 (4.10%) Azure Data Factory
18 21 (3.92%) PaaS
19 17 (3.17%) Azure App Service
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.21%) DNS
2 39 (7.28%) Firewall
3 27 (5.04%) TCP/IP
4 19 (3.54%) Network Security
5 17 (3.17%) HTTP
6 16 (2.99%) VPN
7 14 (2.61%) WAN
8 12 (2.24%) Internet
8 12 (2.24%) LAN
9 10 (1.87%) SNMP
9 10 (1.87%) tcpdump
10 5 (0.93%) AMQP
11 4 (0.75%) IPv4
11 4 (0.75%) SSL
11 4 (0.75%) WLAN
12 2 (0.37%) BGP
12 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.37%) IPsec
13 1 (0.19%) SD-WAN
13 1 (0.19%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.09%) Amazon RDS
3 28 (5.22%) MySQL
3 28 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (3.17%) Amazon Aurora
7 14 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.24%) Power BI
9 11 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (2.05%) Big Data
10 7 (1.31%) Data Lake
10 7 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.31%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.93%) DynamoDB
12 5 (0.93%) InfluxDB
12 5 (0.93%) Redis
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 132 (24.63%) Jenkins
2 79 (14.74%) Git
3 76 (14.18%) JIRA
4 66 (12.31%) GitLab
5 20 (3.73%) IBM UrbanCode
6 19 (3.54%) TeamCity
7 18 (3.36%) CircleCI
8 16 (2.99%) SonarQube
9 15 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (2.43%) git-flow
11 12 (2.24%) Selenium
12 11 (2.05%) Maven
13 9 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (1.12%) Travis CI
16 5 (0.93%) Artifactory
16 5 (0.93%) Bitbucket
16 5 (0.93%) MSBuild
17 4 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 4 (0.75%) JUnit
General
1 101 (18.84%) Finance
2 99 (18.47%) Social Skills
3 47 (8.77%) Aerospace
4 45 (8.40%) Banking
5 25 (4.66%) Public Sector
6 24 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 18 (3.36%) Presentation Skills
8 18 (3.36%) Retail
9 12 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.87%) Games
11 9 (1.68%) Law
12 6 (1.12%) Marketing
13 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.75%) Advertising
14 4 (0.75%) Tech for Good
15 3 (0.56%) Automotive
15 3 (0.56%) Electronics
15 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.56%) Police
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.77%) Elastic Stack
2 36 (6.72%) .NET
3 27 (5.04%) YAML
4 24 (4.48%) RESTful
5 16 (2.99%) JWT
5 16 (2.99%) Middleware
5 16 (2.99%) Node.js
6 14 (2.61%) ARM Templates
7 13 (2.43%) JSON
8 12 (2.24%) Kafka
9 11 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (1.87%) AWS CDK
11 9 (1.68%) REST
12 8 (1.49%) React
13 6 (1.12%) .NET Core
13 6 (1.12%) AWS SAM
14 5 (0.93%) LDAP
14 5 (0.93%) XML
15 4 (0.75%) ADO
15 4 (0.75%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.16%) Public Cloud
2 17 (3.17%) Virtual Team
3 16 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 15 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.80%) Product Ownership
5 14 (2.61%) Cloud Native
6 12 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.24%) Private Cloud
7 10 (1.87%) Clustering
7 10 (1.87%) Onboarding
8 8 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.49%) Low-Code
8 8 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.31%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.12%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.93%) Distributed Systems
11 5 (0.93%) Legacy Systems
11 5 (0.93%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 227 (42.35%) Linux
2 98 (18.28%) Windows
3 10 (1.87%) VMS
4 9 (1.68%) CentOS
5 8 (1.49%) Unix
6 4 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (100.00%) DevOps
2 374 (69.78%) CI/CD
3 208 (38.81%) Agile
4 195 (36.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 135 (25.19%) Containerisation
6 111 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
7 96 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
8 83 (15.49%) Continuous Deployment
9 78 (14.55%) Scrum
10 65 (12.13%) SDLC
11 63 (11.75%) Collaborative Working
12 60 (11.19%) Software Engineering
13 58 (10.82%) Kanban
14 57 (10.63%) Microservices
15 56 (10.45%) Configuration Management
16 53 (9.89%) Mentoring
17 51 (9.51%) Actionable Insight
18 50 (9.33%) Validation
19 46 (8.58%) Continuous Improvement
20 45 (8.40%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 206 (38.43%) Python
2 109 (20.34%) Bash
3 92 (17.16%) PowerShell
4 84 (15.67%) SQL
5 59 (11.01%) Java
6 41 (7.65%) Groovy
7 37 (6.90%) Go
8 34 (6.34%) C#
9 25 (4.66%) JavaScript
10 22 (4.10%) Perl
10 22 (4.10%) Shell Script
11 19 (3.54%) Ruby
12 16 (2.99%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.24%) PHP
14 7 (1.31%) C++
15 6 (1.12%) Bicep
15 6 (1.12%) C
15 6 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 6 (1.12%) U-SQL
16 5 (0.93%) Ada
Qualifications
1 134 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (11.01%) SC Cleared
3 52 (9.70%) DV Cleared
4 44 (8.21%) Degree
5 25 (4.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (3.92%) AWS Certification
7 18 (3.36%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (1.87%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
8 10 (1.87%) Azure Certification
9 6 (1.12%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 6 (1.12%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
9 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.37%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.19%) OCP
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.73%) QA
2 6 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.56%) GDPR
3 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.56%) NIST
3 3 (0.56%) SOC 2
4 1 (0.19%) NCSC
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 254 (47.39%) Docker
2 30 (5.60%) Active Directory
3 29 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.56%) KVM
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 339 (63.25%) Terraform
2 318 (59.33%) Kubernetes
3 179 (33.40%) Ansible
4 57 (10.63%) Grafana
5 54 (10.07%) Progress Chef
6 51 (9.51%) Puppet
7 35 (6.53%) Prometheus
8 13 (2.43%) Nagios
9 12 (2.24%) Docker Swarm
9 12 (2.24%) Rancher
10 11 (2.05%) Kibana
11 10 (1.87%) Argo
11 10 (1.87%) Graphite
11 10 (1.87%) HAProxy
11 10 (1.87%) vCenter Server
12 7 (1.31%) Consul
13 6 (1.12%) Istio
14 5 (0.93%) Packer
15 4 (0.75%) Rundeck
15 4 (0.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 80 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.90%) Google
3 29 (5.41%) Oracle
3 29 (5.41%) VMware
4 17 (3.17%) IBM
5 12 (2.24%) Splunk
6 9 (1.68%) Databricks
6 9 (1.68%) McAfee
7 8 (1.49%) Cisco
7 8 (1.49%) Dynatrace
7 8 (1.49%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.31%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.12%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.93%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.75%) Meraki
11 4 (0.75%) New Relic
11 4 (0.75%) Zscaler
12 3 (0.56%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.56%) ForgeRock
12 3 (0.56%) Veracode