Set up Jenkins with docker

In this tutorial, Quick start with jenkins in docker. Jenkins is a automation CI/CD tool. with jenkins, you can create jobs to build, test and deploy your application. Docker the essential for DevOps Roles.

Docker compose for Jenkins

You can create “jenkins-docker-compose.yml” file for Jenkins

version: '2'

    image: 'jenkins:2.60.3'
    container_name: jenkins
    user: root
    restart: always
      - '8080:8080'
      - '5000:5000'
      - /home/huupv/data/jenkins:/var/jenkins_home
      - /var/run/docker.sock:/var/run/docker.sock


  • docker.sock with Host in the volume. But be careful, you can delete the container from Docker.
  • “/var/jenkins_home” is a place to read docker images. so do not change. If Docker has died, then your data remains and restore if you start it again.

Starting Jenkins with docker

Execute this command as below

docker-compose -f jenkins-docker-compose.yml up

From local, you can access  Jenkins at browser at


Thought the article, You can “Set up jenkins with docker as above . I hope will this your helpful.


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