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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Development Operations Engineer
Rank 713 832 876
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 198 132 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 156 113 66
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.72% +10.00%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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
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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 +120 193 £65,000 - 24
London +65 124 £67,500 +3.84% 14
South East +74 35 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Berkshire +50 20 £50,000 -18.36% 3
Reading +25 17 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire +39 12 £65,000 +48.57% 1
East of England +19 11 £47,500 -13.63%
North Yorkshire - 10 £65,000 -
York - 10 £65,000 -
City of London +34 9 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 9 £47,500 -13.63%
Cambridge +16 8 £47,500 -13.63%
Hampshire +21 7 £90,000 +80.00% 1
Basingstoke -7 7 £90,000 +56.52%
Surrey - 5 £47,500 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Woking - 3 £47,500 -
Leeds +24 2 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Northamptonshire +21 2 £48,750 +8.33%
West Yorkshire +19 2 £45,000 +2.85% 1
North West +16 2 £50,000 -25.92% 1
East Midlands +11 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Wales - 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 2 £60,819 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 - 1
Cardiff - 2 - - 1
South Wales - 2 - - 1
North East - 2 £38,750 - 1
Worthing - 2 £60,819 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £71,250 -

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 413 (100.00%) DevOps
2 332 (80.39%) Linux
3 275 (66.59%) Puppet
4 246 (59.56%) Python
5 236 (57.14%) Ansible
6 225 (54.48%) Opscode Chef
7 205 (49.64%) Amazon AWS
8 177 (42.86%) Jenkins
9 174 (42.13%) Configuration Management
10 168 (40.68%) Docker
11 153 (37.05%) Bash Shell
12 150 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
13 140 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
14 123 (29.78%) Java
15 120 (29.06%) VMware
16 116 (28.09%) Ruby
17 109 (26.39%) Apache
18 93 (22.52%) Git (software)
18 93 (22.52%) PHP
19 90 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
20 86 (20.82%) Windows
20 86 (20.82%) Perl
21 79 (19.13%) MySQL
22 74 (17.92%) Open Source
23 68 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
24 61 (14.77%) SQL
25 60 (14.53%) JIRA
26 59 (14.29%) IIS
27 58 (14.04%) Subversion
28 57 (13.80%) 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
1 109 (26.39%) Apache
2 59 (14.29%) IIS
3 52 (12.59%) Tomcat
4 43 (10.41%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (4.36%) OpenStack
6 15 (3.63%) Confluence
7 11 (2.66%) nginx
8 9 (2.18%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.94%) JBoss
10 6 (1.45%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.21%) CMS
11 5 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.21%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.97%) Jetty
13 3 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.48%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 6 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) Documaker
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 205 (49.64%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (9.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 32 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (6.05%) IaaS
6 23 (5.57%) PaaS
6 23 (5.57%) SaaS
7 16 (3.87%) OpenShift
8 15 (3.63%) Amazon S3
9 13 (3.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (2.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (2.66%) GitHub
10 11 (2.66%) Route 53
11 10 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.73%) Bluemix
15 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.75%) DNS
2 20 (4.84%) Internet
3 19 (4.60%) Firewall
4 16 (3.87%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.91%) SAN
6 9 (2.18%) HTTP
6 9 (2.18%) LDAP
6 9 (2.18%) VoIP
6 9 (2.18%) Wireshark
7 7 (1.69%) Broadband
7 7 (1.69%) Ethernet
7 7 (1.69%) IPv6
7 7 (1.69%) VPN
8 6 (1.45%) Kerberos
8 6 (1.45%) SSL
8 6 (1.45%) VLAN
9 3 (0.73%) BGP
10 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.48%) MPLS
10 2 (0.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (19.13%) MySQL
2 32 (7.75%) NoSQL
3 31 (7.51%) MongoDB
4 24 (5.81%) SQL Server
5 20 (4.84%) Redis
6 13 (3.15%) Big Data
7 12 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (2.91%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.21%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.97%) LevelDB
11 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.73%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.73%) Riak
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 177 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 93 (22.52%) Git (software)
3 60 (14.53%) JIRA
4 58 (14.04%) Subversion
5 46 (11.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 37 (8.96%) TeamCity
7 33 (7.99%) Maven
8 23 (5.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 16 (3.87%) Ant
11 15 (3.63%) SonarQube
12 13 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.66%) Selenium
14 9 (2.18%) Vagrant
15 6 (1.45%) Cucumber
16 5 (1.21%) SpecFlow
16 5 (1.21%) Travis CI
16 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio
17 4 (0.97%) GoCD
17 4 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 46 (11.14%) Finance
2 42 (10.17%) Law
3 19 (4.60%) Games
4 16 (3.87%) Retail
5 10 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.69%) Marketing
6 7 (1.69%) Publishing
7 5 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.97%) Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.80%) LAMP
2 49 (11.86%) Web Services
3 36 (8.72%) .NET
4 23 (5.57%) ELK Stack
4 23 (5.57%) Middleware
5 22 (5.33%) HTML
5 22 (5.33%) JSON
6 20 (4.84%) Velocity
7 17 (4.12%) J2EE
8 15 (3.63%) ActiveMQ
8 15 (3.63%) Node.js
9 14 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (2.66%) CSS
11 10 (2.42%) RESTful
12 8 (1.94%) Kafka
13 7 (1.69%) Java EE
14 6 (1.45%) XML
15 5 (1.21%) ASP.NET
15 5 (1.21%) Gherkin
16 4 (0.97%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.44%) Fintech
2 18 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.87%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.66%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (2.66%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.18%) PKI
6 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.69%) Private Cloud
6 7 (1.69%) User Experience
7 6 (1.45%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.21%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.97%) Cryptocurrency
9 4 (0.97%) Cryptography
9 4 (0.97%) Derivative
9 4 (0.97%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (0.97%) Social Network
10 3 (0.73%) Social Media
11 2 (0.48%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.48%) Online Games
12 1 (0.24%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 332 (80.39%) Linux
2 86 (20.82%) Windows
3 51 (12.35%) Ubuntu
4 47 (11.38%) CentOS
4 47 (11.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (8.72%) Unix
6 10 (2.42%) Debian
7 9 (2.18%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.94%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.69%) FreeBSD
9 7 (1.69%) Solaris
10 5 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.97%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.73%) SUSE
13 2 (0.48%) Android
13 2 (0.48%) Fedora
13 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (100.00%) DevOps
2 174 (42.13%) Configuration Management
3 150 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (17.92%) Open Source
6 50 (12.11%) Scrum
7 34 (8.23%) Mentoring
7 34 (8.23%) TDD
8 33 (7.99%) Continuous Deployment
8 33 (7.99%) High Availability
8 33 (7.99%) Migration
9 32 (7.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 32 (7.75%) E-Commerce
9 32 (7.75%) Software Engineering
10 29 (7.02%) Microservices
11 28 (6.78%) SDLC
11 28 (6.78%) Web Operations
12 25 (6.05%) Auto-Scaling
13 21 (5.08%) Automated Testing
13 21 (5.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 246 (59.56%) Python
2 153 (37.05%) Bash Shell
3 123 (29.78%) Java
4 116 (28.09%) Ruby
5 93 (22.52%) PHP
6 86 (20.82%) Perl
7 61 (14.77%) SQL
8 51 (12.35%) PowerShell
9 34 (8.23%) C#
10 32 (7.75%) C
11 26 (6.30%) Groovy
11 26 (6.30%) JavaScript
12 20 (4.84%) C++
13 16 (3.87%) Go
14 11 (2.66%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.45%) Scala
16 1 (0.24%) Erlang
16 1 (0.24%) Rust
16 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (9.44%) Degree
2 16 (3.87%) AWS Certification
3 3 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.48%) CCNA
4 2 (0.48%) CCNP
4 2 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.24%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.84%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) SLA
3 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 168 (40.68%) Docker
2 90 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 23 (5.57%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (3.63%) KVM
6 13 (3.15%) Active Directory
6 13 (3.15%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.66%) NFS
8 10 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.69%) LXC
9 7 (1.69%) Xen
10 4 (0.97%) vSphere
11 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.48%) Samba
12 2 (0.48%) Varnish
12 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.24%) vCloud
13 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 275 (66.59%) Puppet
2 236 (57.14%) Ansible
3 225 (54.48%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (10.90%) Kubernetes
5 34 (8.23%) Nagios
6 24 (5.81%) Salt
7 23 (5.57%) Packer
8 20 (4.84%) Terraform
9 15 (3.63%) Mesos
9 15 (3.63%) ZABBIX
10 13 (3.15%) yum
11 9 (2.18%) Marathon
11 9 (2.18%) Zenoss
12 6 (1.45%) Graphite
12 6 (1.45%) SCOM
13 5 (1.21%) HAProxy
13 5 (1.21%) Rancher
14 4 (0.97%) rkt
15 3 (0.73%) Icinga
15 3 (0.73%) SELinux
Vendors
1 120 (29.06%) VMware
2 46 (11.14%) Red Hat
3 31 (7.51%) Rackspace
4 30 (7.26%) Microsoft
5 27 (6.54%) Cisco
6 21 (5.08%) Oracle
7 18 (4.36%) New Relic
8 16 (3.87%) AppDynamics
9 15 (3.63%) Coverity
10 13 (3.15%) SaltStack
11 11 (2.66%) HP
12 10 (2.42%) Atlassian
12 10 (2.42%) Google
13 7 (1.69%) Trend Micro
14 6 (1.45%) Percona
14 6 (1.45%) Splunk
15 5 (1.21%) Sitecore
16 4 (0.97%) Fiorano
17 3 (0.73%) IBM
17 3 (0.73%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits and developm
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Remote Working + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago