The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Development Operations Engineer
Rank 698 788 907
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +119
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 189 157 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 131 148 52
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Senior DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer within the UK.

Senior DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +96 182 £67,500 +3.84% 33
London +69 124 £70,000 +7.69% 15
City of London +7 17 £75,000 +15.38% 3
West Midlands - 12 £53,750 -
South East +64 11 £75,000 +30.43% 4
Warwickshire - 10 - -
Warwick - 10 - -
East of England +17 9 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 9 £80,000 -
Northamptonshire +4 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East Midlands +3 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridge +13 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Northampton +7 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Berkshire +48 5 £75,000 +17.64% 2
Bristol +11 3 £62,500 -7.40% 2
South West +9 3 £62,500 -7.40% 3
Hampshire +3 3 £90,000 +67.44%
Basingstoke -11 3 £90,000 +56.52%
Reading - 3 £75,000 - 2
Manchester - 3 £65,000 - 7
Surrey - 3 £70,000 - 1
North West - 3 £65,000 - 8
Hertfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Scotland +28 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £53,750 -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Senior DevOps Engineer 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 Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 400 (100.00%) DevOps
2 312 (78.00%) Linux
3 256 (64.00%) Puppet
4 237 (59.25%) Python
5 221 (55.25%) Opscode Chef
6 210 (52.50%) Ansible
7 182 (45.50%) Amazon AWS
8 180 (45.00%) Configuration Management
8 180 (45.00%) Jenkins
9 174 (43.50%) Bash Shell
10 165 (41.25%) Docker
11 163 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
12 156 (39.00%) Continuous Integration
13 128 (32.00%) Ruby
14 120 (30.00%) Java
15 108 (27.00%) Apache
16 99 (24.75%) Git (software)
17 92 (23.00%) Windows
18 82 (20.50%) Perl
19 81 (20.25%) VMware
20 73 (18.25%) IIS
21 72 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 68 (17.00%) SQL
22 68 (17.00%) MySQL
23 67 (16.75%) PHP
24 58 (14.50%) Open Source
25 57 (14.25%) CentOS
25 57 (14.25%) JIRA
26 53 (13.25%) Scrum
27 52 (13.00%) Finance

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 108 (27.00%) Apache
2 73 (18.25%) IIS
3 35 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (8.75%) Tomcat
4 26 (6.50%) Confluence
5 25 (6.25%) OpenStack
6 16 (4.00%) nginx
7 9 (2.25%) JBoss
8 7 (1.75%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.50%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.50%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.50%) CMS
12 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.50%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.25%) Jetty
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 182 (45.50%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (11.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 35 (8.75%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (6.75%) IaaS
6 24 (6.00%) Amazon S3
7 21 (5.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 20 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
9 19 (4.75%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (4.25%) GitHub
11 16 (4.00%) PaaS
12 14 (3.50%) SaaS
13 8 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (1.75%) OpenShift
15 5 (1.25%) Bluemix
15 5 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
15 5 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (1.00%) Route 53
17 2 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 2 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.75%) Internet
2 16 (4.00%) DNS
3 15 (3.75%) LDAP
4 13 (3.25%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.00%) Firewall
6 10 (2.50%) Wireshark
7 9 (2.25%) Kerberos
8 8 (2.00%) HTTP
9 6 (1.50%) SSL
9 6 (1.50%) VPN
10 5 (1.25%) VLAN
11 3 (0.75%) BGP
12 2 (0.50%) AMQP
12 2 (0.50%) DHCP
12 2 (0.50%) MPLS
12 2 (0.50%) SAN
13 1 (0.25%) Broadband
13 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.25%) Radio Access Network
13 1 (0.25%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (17.00%) MySQL
2 45 (11.25%) NoSQL
3 24 (6.00%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.50%) Amazon RDS
5 20 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 16 (4.00%) Redis
7 14 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (3.00%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.75%) Big Data
11 5 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.00%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
15 1 (0.25%) LevelDB
15 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 180 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 99 (24.75%) Git (software)
3 57 (14.25%) JIRA
4 46 (11.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 41 (10.25%) Subversion
6 37 (9.25%) TeamCity
7 33 (8.25%) Maven
8 19 (4.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (4.75%) Sonatype Nexus
9 18 (4.50%) Ant
10 15 (3.75%) Selenium
11 13 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (3.00%) SonarQube
12 12 (3.00%) Travis CI
12 12 (3.00%) Vagrant
13 8 (2.00%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.50%) FishEye
14 6 (1.50%) FitNesse
14 6 (1.50%) Gradle
14 6 (1.50%) JUnit
General
1 52 (13.00%) Finance
2 18 (4.50%) Law
2 18 (4.50%) Retail
3 12 (3.00%) Games
4 11 (2.75%) Billing
5 7 (1.75%) Banking
6 6 (1.50%) Front Office
6 6 (1.50%) Marketing
7 5 (1.25%) Publishing
7 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.75%) Advertising
9 3 (0.75%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.75%) Web Services
2 44 (11.00%) Middleware
3 43 (10.75%) LAMP
4 38 (9.50%) .NET
5 27 (6.75%) HTML
6 22 (5.50%) JSON
7 17 (4.25%) ELK Stack
7 17 (4.25%) Node.js
8 15 (3.75%) J2EE
9 14 (3.50%) RESTful
10 10 (2.50%) REST
10 10 (2.50%) Velocity
11 9 (2.25%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (2.00%) Java EE
12 8 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (2.00%) Spring
13 7 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (1.50%) CSS
14 6 (1.50%) Spring MVC
14 6 (1.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.25%) Fintech
2 19 (4.75%) PKI
3 17 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 9 (2.25%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.50%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.50%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.00%) Social Media
8 4 (1.00%) User Experience
9 3 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.75%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.75%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.75%) Social Network
10 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.50%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.50%) Wiki
11 1 (0.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 312 (78.00%) Linux
2 92 (23.00%) Windows
3 57 (14.25%) CentOS
4 45 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 31 (7.75%) Unix
7 12 (3.00%) Debian
8 9 (2.25%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.75%) Fedora
10 4 (1.00%) Solaris
11 3 (0.75%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (100.00%) DevOps
2 180 (45.00%) Configuration Management
3 163 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (39.00%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (14.50%) Open Source
6 53 (13.25%) Scrum
7 47 (11.75%) Continuous Deployment
8 40 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 31 (7.75%) Mentoring
10 28 (7.00%) Microservices
11 27 (6.75%) SDLC
12 25 (6.25%) TDD
13 24 (6.00%) OO
14 23 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (5.75%) E-Commerce
15 22 (5.50%) BDD
16 21 (5.25%) Migration
16 21 (5.25%) Software Engineering
17 18 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
18 16 (4.00%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 237 (59.25%) Python
2 174 (43.50%) Bash Shell
3 128 (32.00%) Ruby
4 120 (30.00%) Java
5 82 (20.50%) Perl
6 68 (17.00%) SQL
7 67 (16.75%) PHP
8 35 (8.75%) C
8 35 (8.75%) JavaScript
9 25 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 20 (5.00%) Groovy
11 19 (4.75%) C#
11 19 (4.75%) C++
12 14 (3.50%) Go
13 13 (3.25%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.25%) Scala
15 3 (0.75%) Erlang
16 1 (0.25%) ECMAScript
16 1 (0.25%) Lua
16 1 (0.25%) Rust
Qualifications
1 38 (9.50%) Degree
2 23 (5.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 165 (41.25%) Docker
2 72 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (4.75%) Active Directory
5 16 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 13 (3.25%) KVM
7 10 (2.50%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.50%) LXC
8 6 (1.50%) Xen
9 4 (1.00%) vSphere
10 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.25%) Ceph
10 1 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.25%) NFS
10 1 (0.25%) Samba
10 1 (0.25%) Varnish
10 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 256 (64.00%) Puppet
2 221 (55.25%) Opscode Chef
3 210 (52.50%) Ansible
4 43 (10.75%) Kubernetes
5 37 (9.25%) Terraform
6 23 (5.75%) Nagios
7 22 (5.50%) Mesos
8 20 (5.00%) Packer
9 19 (4.75%) Salt
10 12 (3.00%) ZABBIX
11 10 (2.50%) Rancher
11 10 (2.50%) rkt
11 10 (2.50%) SELinux
11 10 (2.50%) yum
12 9 (2.25%) Marathon
13 7 (1.75%) Graphite
14 6 (1.50%) Oracle ZFS
15 4 (1.00%) Icinga
16 3 (0.75%) Grafana
16 3 (0.75%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 81 (20.25%) VMware
2 37 (9.25%) Red Hat
3 25 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 19 (4.75%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.75%) Oracle
5 17 (4.25%) New Relic
6 14 (3.50%) Rackspace
6 14 (3.50%) SaltStack
6 14 (3.50%) Trend Micro
7 12 (3.00%) Coverity
8 11 (2.75%) Google
8 11 (2.75%) Splunk
9 7 (1.75%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.75%) Cisco
10 4 (1.00%) F5
10 4 (1.00%) Percona
11 3 (0.75%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.75%) Juniper
11 3 (0.75%) Vyatta
12 2 (0.50%) NetApp
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Packages
Posted: 15 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension scheme, Bonus etc.
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £50,755 plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago