DevOps Jobs with Work from Home Options

DevOps
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent remote or hybrid work requiring DevOps skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited DevOps over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 21 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 2,686 5,381 13,611
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 8.95% 15.94% 17.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 16.63% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,023 3,899 7,168
10th Percentile £41,787 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - +12.00%
75th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £99,232
UK median annual salary £65,620 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.26% - +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home

DevOps falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with remote or hybrid options requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,641 32,365 77,119
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 88.80% 95.88% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19,238 23,884 44,023
10th Percentile £34,089 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,249 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.71% +0.42% +9.09%

DevOps
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

DevOps trend for jobs with a WFH option

DevOps
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.

DevOps salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

DevOps
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing DevOps over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

DevOps salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

DevOps
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
1 119 (4.43%) ArcGIS
1 119 (4.43%) GeoServer
2 105 (3.91%) IIS
3 71 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 67 (2.49%) Apache Airflow
5 56 (2.08%) CMS
6 48 (1.79%) Confluence
6 48 (1.79%) Umbraco
7 38 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 36 (1.34%) Kentico
8 36 (1.34%) nginx
9 35 (1.30%) Headless CMS
10 33 (1.23%) Apache
11 30 (1.12%) Microsoft Exchange
12 23 (0.86%) Apache Spark
13 19 (0.71%) OpenStack
14 12 (0.45%) WordPress
15 9 (0.34%) Drupal
16 8 (0.30%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.15%) Moodle
Applications
1 33 (1.23%) Simulink
2 30 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.11%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.074%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.074%) Notion
9 2 (0.074%) Sketch
9 2 (0.074%) Trello
10 1 (0.037%) Revit
Business Applications
1 63 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.26%) Magento
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.19%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.15%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.11%) Primavera
6 3 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.074%) BambooHR
7 2 (0.074%) iTrent
7 2 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.074%) Salesforce CRM
7 2 (0.074%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.037%) Data Workbench
8 1 (0.037%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.037%) Endur
8 1 (0.037%) Maximo
8 1 (0.037%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,687 (62.81%) Azure
2 1,027 (38.24%) AWS
3 852 (31.72%) Azure DevOps
4 283 (10.54%) SaaS
5 247 (9.20%) Power Platform
6 201 (7.48%) Serverless
7 155 (5.77%) GitHub
8 134 (4.99%) Microsoft 365
9 132 (4.91%) Dynamics 365
10 113 (4.21%) PaaS
11 112 (4.17%) GCP
12 104 (3.87%) Entra ID
13 96 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
14 95 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
15 93 (3.46%) IaaS
16 84 (3.13%) dbt
17 83 (3.09%) PowerApps
18 82 (3.05%) Amazon S3
19 80 (2.98%) Azure Data Factory
20 77 (2.87%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 108 (4.02%) Firewall
2 101 (3.76%) DNS
3 45 (1.68%) Network Security
4 43 (1.60%) DHCP
5 37 (1.38%) VPN
6 24 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 22 (0.82%) WAN
8 21 (0.78%) LAN
9 15 (0.56%) 5G
9 15 (0.56%) HTTP
10 11 (0.41%) Internet
11 8 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (0.30%) SAN
11 8 (0.30%) WLAN
12 7 (0.26%) SSL
13 6 (0.22%) Broadband
13 6 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.19%) AMQP
14 5 (0.19%) MQTT
14 5 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 206 (7.67%) PostgreSQL
3 120 (4.47%) GIS
4 119 (4.43%) QGIS
5 114 (4.24%) Power BI
6 108 (4.02%) Big Data
7 104 (3.87%) Data Lake
8 98 (3.65%) NoSQL
9 93 (3.46%) Azure SQL Database
10 90 (3.35%) Relational Database
11 86 (3.20%) MySQL
12 82 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
13 67 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
14 59 (2.20%) MongoDB
15 58 (2.16%) Amazon Athena
16 55 (2.05%) Dremio
17 54 (2.01%) Apache Arrow
18 36 (1.34%) Redis
19 34 (1.27%) DynamoDB
20 33 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 343 (12.77%) Git
2 191 (7.11%) Jenkins
3 167 (6.22%) JIRA
4 147 (5.47%) GitLab
5 99 (3.69%) Visual Studio
6 66 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 48 (1.79%) Selenium
8 35 (1.30%) Jasmine
9 32 (1.19%) TeamCity
10 31 (1.15%) Postman
11 30 (1.12%) SonarQube
12 28 (1.04%) JMeter
12 28 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
13 25 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
14 24 (0.89%) Cypress.io
15 22 (0.82%) JUnit
15 22 (0.82%) SpecFlow
16 18 (0.67%) NUnit
17 15 (0.56%) Visual Studio Code
18 13 (0.48%) MSBuild
General
1 581 (21.63%) Social Skills
2 484 (18.02%) Finance
3 166 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
4 130 (4.84%) Retail
5 106 (3.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 98 (3.65%) Public Sector
7 86 (3.20%) Law
8 65 (2.42%) Legal
9 60 (2.23%) Aerospace
10 50 (1.86%) Marketing
11 44 (1.64%) Banking
12 37 (1.38%) Automotive
13 36 (1.34%) Manufacturing
14 29 (1.08%) Presentation Skills
15 28 (1.04%) Advertising
15 28 (1.04%) Back Office
16 26 (0.97%) Influencing Skills
17 25 (0.93%) Games
18 20 (0.74%) Organisational Skills
19 19 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 817 (30.42%) Developer
2 741 (27.59%) Senior
3 386 (14.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 342 (12.73%) Software Engineer
5 298 (11.09%) Lead
6 246 (9.16%) Senior Developer
7 214 (7.97%) .NET Developer
8 212 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
9 188 (7.00%) Architect
10 185 (6.89%) Software Developer
11 162 (6.03%) C# Developer
12 157 (5.85%) AWS Engineer
13 149 (5.55%) Azure Engineer
14 127 (4.73%) Cloud Engineer
15 123 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
16 118 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 101 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
18 94 (3.50%) Senior .NET Developer
19 93 (3.46%) Data Engineer
20 89 (3.31%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 749 (27.89%) .NET
2 480 (17.87%) React
3 349 (12.99%) CSS
4 291 (10.83%) .NET Core
5 261 (9.72%) AngularJS
6 233 (8.67%) HTML
7 225 (8.38%) .NET Framework
8 205 (7.63%) Node.js
9 202 (7.52%) ASP.NET
10 187 (6.96%) RESTful
11 159 (5.92%) REST
12 132 (4.91%) Web Services
13 119 (4.43%) Leaflet
13 119 (4.43%) OpenLayers
13 119 (4.43%) PostGIS
14 117 (4.36%) JSON
15 93 (3.46%) Vue
16 92 (3.43%) XML
17 90 (3.35%) Entity Framework
18 86 (3.20%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 119 (4.43%) Cloud Native
2 102 (3.80%) Product Ownership
3 97 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 77 (2.87%) Public Cloud
5 75 (2.79%) Data Centre
6 74 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
7 73 (2.72%) Hedge funds
8 72 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
9 70 (2.61%) Mobile App
10 63 (2.35%) Management Information System
11 59 (2.20%) Clustering
12 57 (2.12%) IoT
13 51 (1.90%) Distributed Systems
14 48 (1.79%) Data Structures
15 45 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
15 45 (1.68%) Onboarding
16 43 (1.60%) Private Cloud
17 34 (1.27%) PKI
18 29 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
19 28 (1.04%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 383 (14.26%) Linux
2 251 (9.34%) Windows
3 80 (2.98%) Windows Server
4 36 (1.34%) Unix
5 34 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
6 32 (1.19%) Android
7 28 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 28 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
9 26 (0.97%) Windows Server 2019
10 19 (0.71%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.52%) CentOS
11 14 (0.52%) VMS
12 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.30%) Alpine Linux
14 6 (0.22%) AIX
14 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.19%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,238 (46.09%) Agile
2 952 (35.44%) CI/CD
3 693 (25.80%) Software Engineering
4 467 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
5 404 (15.04%) Infrastructure as Code
6 399 (14.85%) Scrum
7 356 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
8 328 (12.21%) Mentoring
9 299 (11.13%) Full Stack Development
10 292 (10.87%) Microservices
11 256 (9.53%) Test Automation
12 244 (9.08%) SDLC
13 239 (8.90%) Containerisation
13 239 (8.90%) Web Development
14 226 (8.41%) TDD
15 216 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
16 206 (7.67%) Actionable Insight
17 201 (7.48%) Analytics
18 200 (7.45%) Roadmaps
19 194 (7.22%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 737 (27.44%) Python
2 724 (26.95%) C#
3 697 (25.95%) JavaScript
4 531 (19.77%) SQL
5 377 (14.04%) Java
6 253 (9.42%) PowerShell
7 245 (9.12%) TypeScript
8 121 (4.50%) Bash
9 110 (4.10%) Go
10 90 (3.35%) PHP
11 79 (2.94%) C
12 75 (2.79%) C++
13 74 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 72 (2.68%) Bicep
15 63 (2.35%) VB.NET
16 44 (1.64%) VB
17 28 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions
17 28 (1.04%) VB6
18 25 (0.93%) Perl
19 24 (0.89%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 556 (20.70%) Security Cleared
2 374 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 365 (13.59%) Degree
4 152 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 144 (5.36%) DV Cleared
6 89 (3.31%) Azure Certification
7 59 (2.20%) AWS Certification
8 47 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
9 45 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (1.12%) Master's Degree
11 26 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 25 (0.93%) DBS Check
13 22 (0.82%) ISTQB
14 18 (0.67%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
15 17 (0.63%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
16 14 (0.52%) CISSP
16 14 (0.52%) PMI Certification
17 8 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (0.22%) ISEB
18 6 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (7.86%) QA
2 66 (2.46%) Accessibility
3 42 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 38 (1.41%) GDPR
5 30 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.52%) NCSC
6 14 (0.52%) NIST
7 9 (0.34%) HIPAA
8 7 (0.26%) SOC 2
9 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.22%) WCAG
10 4 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.15%) EMIR
10 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.15%) MiFID
10 4 (0.15%) PMO
10 4 (0.15%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.11%) California Consumer Privacy Act
11 3 (0.11%) SLA
12 1 (0.037%) Software Quality Assurance
System Software
1 510 (18.99%) Docker
2 147 (5.47%) Active Directory
3 85 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
4 59 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 33 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
7 13 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.45%) NFS
9 11 (0.41%) IAG
9 11 (0.41%) XenApp
10 10 (0.37%) pfSense
11 8 (0.30%) Firmware
11 8 (0.30%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.22%) vSphere
13 5 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.19%) Embedded Firmware
13 5 (0.19%) Varnish
14 3 (0.11%) KVM
15 2 (0.074%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.074%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 595 (22.15%) Kubernetes
2 565 (21.03%) Terraform
3 267 (9.94%) Ansible
4 84 (3.13%) Prometheus
5 63 (2.35%) Grafana
6 57 (2.12%) Puppet
7 39 (1.45%) Progress Chef
8 28 (1.04%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 27 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
10 26 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
11 22 (0.82%) SCOM
11 22 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
12 21 (0.78%) WSUS
13 20 (0.74%) ZABBIX
14 17 (0.63%) SCCM
15 15 (0.56%) Kibana
16 10 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
16 10 (0.37%) Consul
16 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 10 (0.37%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 664 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 119 (4.43%) ESRI
3 89 (3.31%) Databricks
4 84 (3.13%) VMware
5 68 (2.53%) Oracle
6 49 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 47 (1.75%) Google
8 40 (1.49%) ServiceNow
9 35 (1.30%) Optimizely
10 32 (1.19%) Xilinx
11 31 (1.15%) SAP
12 22 (0.82%) Salesforce
13 21 (0.78%) Cisco
14 19 (0.71%) Citrix
15 18 (0.67%) Splunk
16 17 (0.63%) ForgeRock
17 16 (0.60%) Veeam
18 15 (0.56%) Red Hat
18 15 (0.56%) Remedy
19 14 (0.52%) BT