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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Development Operations Engineer
Rank 684 818 904
Rank change year-on-year
+134 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 227 152 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.14% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 212 121 66
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +35.29%

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +137 227 £67,500 +3.84% 27
London +66 139 £70,000 +3.70% 20
South East +77 54 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Berkshire +33 30 £50,000 -28.57% 1
City of London +54 27 £70,000 +3.70% 4
Reading +30 22 £50,000 -28.57% 1
South West +28 15 £40,000 -40.74%
Surrey - 13 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +39 12 £65,000 +52.94%
Somerset +2 12 £70,000 +3.70%
Bath - 12 £70,000 -
Brighton - 8 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 8 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire +31 7 £65,000 +34.02%
York +14 7 £65,000 +34.02%
Guildford - 6 £63,750 -
East of England +37 5 £57,500 +4.54% 5
West Yorkshire +18 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Leeds +27 4 £57,500 +35.29%
Cambridgeshire +7 4 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Chippenham - 3 £37,500 -
Woking - 3 £47,500 -
Worthing - 3 £60,637 -
West Sussex - 3 £60,637 -
Wiltshire - 3 £37,500 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £67,500 -
North West +23 2 £42,500 -37.03%
Cambridge +2 2 £58,750 +6.81% 1
Peterborough - 2 £57,500 - 1

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 420 (100.00%) DevOps
2 352 (83.81%) Linux
3 266 (63.33%) Puppet
4 240 (57.14%) Ansible
5 239 (56.90%) Python
6 230 (54.76%) Opscode Chef
7 225 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
8 173 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
9 163 (38.81%) Jenkins
10 155 (36.90%) Configuration Management
11 146 (34.76%) Docker
12 145 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
13 115 (27.38%) VMware
14 114 (27.14%) Bash Shell
15 109 (25.95%) Ruby
15 109 (25.95%) Java
16 90 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 89 (21.19%) PHP
17 89 (21.19%) Apache
18 87 (20.71%) MySQL
19 86 (20.48%) Git (software)
20 85 (20.24%) Windows
21 73 (17.38%) Perl
22 65 (15.48%) Web Services
23 64 (15.24%) Law
23 64 (15.24%) Open Source
24 63 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
25 62 (14.76%) PowerShell
26 59 (14.05%) Red Hat
27 58 (13.81%) LAMP

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 89 (21.19%) Apache
2 53 (12.62%) IIS
3 40 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 32 (7.62%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (5.24%) OpenStack
6 18 (4.29%) Confluence
7 12 (2.86%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.14%) nginx
9 6 (1.43%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.43%) CMS
10 5 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (1.19%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.19%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.95%) Drupal
11 4 (0.95%) Jetty
11 4 (0.95%) Lightstreamer
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Documaker
1 3 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 225 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 34 (8.10%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (5.95%) PaaS
6 21 (5.00%) IaaS
6 21 (5.00%) SaaS
7 20 (4.76%) Amazon S3
8 19 (4.52%) Route 53
9 16 (3.81%) OpenShift
10 10 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 10 (2.38%) GitHub
11 7 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 1 (0.24%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.52%) DNS
2 17 (4.05%) Firewall
3 16 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.81%) VoIP
4 13 (3.10%) SAN
5 12 (2.86%) HTTP
6 10 (2.38%) Internet
7 8 (1.90%) Broadband
8 7 (1.67%) Ethernet
8 7 (1.67%) IPv6
8 7 (1.67%) SSL
9 6 (1.43%) VPN
10 5 (1.19%) Kerberos
10 5 (1.19%) LDAP
10 5 (1.19%) SMTP
10 5 (1.19%) VLAN
11 4 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.95%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.95%) SNMP
12 3 (0.71%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (20.71%) MySQL
2 34 (8.10%) MongoDB
2 34 (8.10%) NoSQL
3 28 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 13 (3.10%) Big Data
6 12 (2.86%) Redis
7 8 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (1.90%) CouchDB
7 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.90%) Riak
8 7 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.43%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.95%) LevelDB
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.48%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 163 (38.81%) Jenkins
2 86 (20.48%) Git (software)
3 55 (13.10%) JIRA
4 48 (11.43%) Subversion
5 41 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 33 (7.86%) TeamCity
7 29 (6.90%) Maven
8 20 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (3.33%) Vagrant
10 13 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (2.86%) Ant
12 11 (2.62%) SonarQube
13 10 (2.38%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.67%) Artifactory
15 6 (1.43%) Selenium
15 6 (1.43%) SpecFlow
16 5 (1.19%) GitLab
16 5 (1.19%) Travis CI
16 5 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (15.24%) Law
2 56 (13.33%) Finance
3 24 (5.71%) Games
4 17 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.81%) Retail
6 7 (1.67%) Publishing
7 6 (1.43%) Marketing
8 5 (1.19%) Advertising
8 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.95%) Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (15.48%) Web Services
2 58 (13.81%) LAMP
3 40 (9.52%) .NET
4 21 (5.00%) Velocity
5 18 (4.29%) J2EE
6 17 (4.05%) ELK Stack
6 17 (4.05%) HTML
6 17 (4.05%) Middleware
7 16 (3.81%) JSON
8 13 (3.10%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (3.10%) RESTful
9 11 (2.62%) CSS
9 11 (2.62%) Kafka
10 10 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (2.14%) Node.js
12 6 (1.43%) JMS
13 5 (1.19%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.19%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.19%) Gherkin
13 5 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.33%) Fintech
2 20 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.14%) Private Cloud
4 8 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.67%) Online Games
6 6 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.43%) User Experience
7 5 (1.19%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.19%) PKI
8 4 (0.95%) Blockchain
8 4 (0.95%) Cryptocurrency
8 4 (0.95%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.95%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.95%) Derivative
8 4 (0.95%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (0.95%) Social Network
9 3 (0.71%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 352 (83.81%) Linux
2 85 (20.24%) Windows
3 58 (13.81%) Ubuntu
4 46 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (10.71%) CentOS
6 41 (9.76%) Unix
7 16 (3.81%) Mac OS X
8 13 (3.10%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.90%) Debian
9 8 (1.90%) Solaris
10 7 (1.67%) FreeBSD
11 6 (1.43%) Android
11 6 (1.43%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.19%) SUSE
13 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.48%) Fedora
16 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (100.00%) DevOps
2 173 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (36.90%) Configuration Management
4 145 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (15.24%) Open Source
6 50 (11.90%) High Availability
7 46 (10.95%) Scrum
8 44 (10.48%) Software Engineering
9 43 (10.24%) Migration
10 40 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 40 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 38 (9.05%) Mentoring
12 33 (7.86%) TDD
13 28 (6.67%) Microservices
14 24 (5.71%) Auto-Scaling
15 23 (5.48%) Automated Testing
16 22 (5.24%) Web Operations
17 21 (5.00%) SDLC
18 18 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (4.05%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 239 (56.90%) Python
2 114 (27.14%) Bash Shell
3 109 (25.95%) Java
3 109 (25.95%) Ruby
4 89 (21.19%) PHP
5 73 (17.38%) Perl
6 62 (14.76%) PowerShell
7 49 (11.67%) SQL
8 43 (10.24%) C#
9 27 (6.43%) JavaScript
10 22 (5.24%) C
11 19 (4.52%) C++
12 18 (4.29%) Groovy
13 13 (3.10%) Go
14 10 (2.38%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.19%) Scala
16 3 (0.71%) Rust
17 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (9.76%) Degree
2 7 (1.67%) AWS Certification
3 3 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.48%) CCNA
4 2 (0.48%) CCNP
4 2 (0.48%) PMP
4 2 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.24%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.48%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) SLA
3 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 146 (34.76%) Docker
2 90 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.24%) KVM
5 19 (4.52%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (2.62%) NFS
7 10 (2.38%) Active Directory
7 10 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.43%) Xen
9 5 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (1.19%) LXC
10 4 (0.95%) Samba
10 4 (0.95%) Varnish
10 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.95%) vSphere
11 1 (0.24%) Squid
11 1 (0.24%) vCloud
11 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 266 (63.33%) Puppet
2 240 (57.14%) Ansible
3 230 (54.76%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (10.24%) Kubernetes
5 42 (10.00%) Nagios
6 24 (5.71%) Packer
6 24 (5.71%) Salt
7 15 (3.57%) Zenoss
8 14 (3.33%) HAProxy
9 12 (2.86%) Terraform
10 11 (2.62%) ZABBIX
11 10 (2.38%) yum
12 9 (2.14%) Mesos
13 7 (1.67%) Graphite
13 7 (1.67%) SCOM
14 5 (1.19%) Marathon
14 5 (1.19%) Rundeck
15 4 (0.95%) Rancher
15 4 (0.95%) Sysdig
15 4 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 115 (27.38%) VMware
2 59 (14.05%) Red Hat
3 33 (7.86%) Cisco
3 33 (7.86%) Microsoft
4 28 (6.67%) Rackspace
5 20 (4.76%) AppDynamics
6 19 (4.52%) Oracle
7 17 (4.05%) New Relic
8 14 (3.33%) Atlassian
8 14 (3.33%) Google
8 14 (3.33%) SaltStack
9 13 (3.10%) HP
10 11 (2.62%) Coverity
11 6 (1.43%) Facebook
11 6 (1.43%) Fiorano
11 6 (1.43%) IBM
12 5 (1.19%) Percona
12 5 (1.19%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.19%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.95%) Trend Micro
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Top Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary DOE + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life, h/care
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum +10% annual bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago