DevOps engineers usually come from a background in system or software engineering. They bridge a number of different skill sets from technical to interpersonal. While not everyone lin the DevOps community likes the title "DevOps engineer," these professionals are the glue that holds the DevOps team together – no matter what you call them.
DevOps engineer continues to be one of the hottest professions in IT. Indeed listed it as number 10 on their list of best jobs of 2018 based on growth in number of postings (91 percent) and average base salary ($125,714). It should come as little surprise that finding a great DevOps engineer can be a challenging prospect.