The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Development Operations Engineer
Rank 788 840 878
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 142 115 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 119 90 69
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £63,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +37.83%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 137 £65,000 +4.00% 28
London +63 109 £68,750 +10.00% 21
City of London +105 48 £72,500 +9.43% 10
Yorkshire +10 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Leeds +8 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Yorkshire +8 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Dagenham - 7 £55,000 -
South West -6 6 £52,500 -22.22% 1
North West - 6 £48,750 - 1
Manchester - 5 £47,500 -
Berkshire -4 4 £72,500 +3.57% 1
South East -11 4 £72,500 +3.57% 2
Somerset - 4 £52,500 - 1
Bath - 4 £52,500 - 1
Newbury - 3 - -
Bristol -10 2 £47,500 -29.62%
Coventry -14 1 - - 2
West Midlands -27 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £57,500 -
Scotland - 1 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Windsor - 1 £72,500 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £52,500 -
Leicester - 1 £57,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £57,500 -

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 279 (100.00%) DevOps
2 240 (86.02%) Linux
3 165 (59.14%) Puppet
4 159 (56.99%) Opscode Chef
5 149 (53.41%) Python
6 136 (48.75%) Amazon AWS
7 121 (43.37%) Continuous Integration
8 118 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (42.29%) Ansible
9 96 (34.41%) Configuration Management
10 93 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 92 (32.97%) Ruby
12 91 (32.62%) Docker
13 88 (31.54%) Java
14 69 (24.73%) Bash Shell
15 59 (21.15%) MySQL
16 55 (19.71%) Apache
17 52 (18.64%) E-Commerce
17 52 (18.64%) Law
18 50 (17.92%) Red Hat
19 48 (17.20%) VMware
19 48 (17.20%) Windows
19 48 (17.20%) Software Engineering
19 48 (17.20%) Git (software)
20 45 (16.13%) PHP
20 45 (16.13%) .NET
21 44 (15.77%) Ubuntu
21 44 (15.77%) High Availability
21 44 (15.77%) Continuous Delivery
22 43 (15.41%) PowerShell

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (19.71%) Apache
2 28 (10.04%) IIS
3 25 (8.96%) OpenStack
4 22 (7.89%) nginx
4 22 (7.89%) Node.js
5 10 (3.58%) Drupal
6 9 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.87%) Confluence
7 8 (2.87%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.15%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.43%) Moodle
10 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.36%) CMS
11 1 (0.36%) JBoss
11 1 (0.36%) Jetty
11 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 136 (48.75%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.60%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.38%) IaaS
5 13 (4.66%) Amazon S3
5 13 (4.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (3.94%) Route 53
7 8 (2.87%) PaaS
8 7 (2.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (2.15%) CloudFront
10 5 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (1.79%) GitHub
10 5 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.79%) SaaS
11 3 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.08%) Amazon Glacier
11 3 (1.08%) Datadog
11 3 (1.08%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.02%) Firewall
2 8 (2.87%) DNS
3 7 (2.51%) Internet
4 5 (1.79%) HTTP
4 5 (1.79%) SSL
4 5 (1.79%) VoIP
5 4 (1.43%) SSH
5 4 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.08%) FTP
7 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.72%) LDAP
7 2 (0.72%) MPLS
7 2 (0.72%) SMTP
7 2 (0.72%) VPN
7 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.36%) DHCP
8 1 (0.36%) POP3
8 1 (0.36%) SMS
8 1 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.15%) MySQL
2 31 (11.11%) Big Data
3 30 (10.75%) NoSQL
4 26 (9.32%) SQL Server
5 22 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 22 (7.89%) Redis
6 14 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.30%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.15%) Ingres
10 4 (1.43%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.08%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.08%) HBase
11 3 (1.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 93 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 48 (17.20%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.96%) TeamCity
4 20 (7.17%) Vagrant
5 17 (6.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (6.09%) JIRA
6 8 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.15%) Maven
7 6 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (2.15%) Subversion
8 3 (1.08%) CMake
8 3 (1.08%) Hudson
8 3 (1.08%) SCons
9 2 (0.72%) Ant
9 2 (0.72%) Gradle
9 2 (0.72%) PhpStorm
9 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.36%) Flexmojos
10 1 (0.36%) GitLab
General
1 52 (18.64%) Law
2 21 (7.53%) Finance
3 11 (3.94%) Marketing
3 11 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.23%) Online Betting
5 8 (2.87%) Publishing
6 7 (2.51%) Games
6 7 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.72%) Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.13%) .NET
2 43 (15.41%) Web Services
3 38 (13.62%) LAMP
4 8 (2.87%) RESTful
5 7 (2.51%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.51%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (2.51%) WCF
6 6 (2.15%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.43%) Django
8 3 (1.08%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.08%) ELK Stack
8 3 (1.08%) JSON
8 3 (1.08%) Middleware
9 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.72%) HTML
9 2 (0.72%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.72%) POSIX
9 2 (0.72%) Sensu
9 2 (0.72%) Spring
9 2 (0.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.81%) Fintech
2 10 (3.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.15%) Xbox
4 5 (1.79%) PlayStation
5 4 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.43%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.08%) Clustering
6 3 (1.08%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.08%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.72%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.72%) Replication
7 2 (0.72%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.36%) Derivative
8 1 (0.36%) Equities
8 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.36%) PKI
8 1 (0.36%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 240 (86.02%) Linux
2 48 (17.20%) Windows
3 44 (15.77%) Ubuntu
4 26 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (7.17%) Unix
6 18 (6.45%) CentOS
7 8 (2.87%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.79%) CoreOS
8 5 (1.79%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.43%) Debian
9 4 (1.43%) Solaris
10 3 (1.08%) Android
10 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.72%) AIX
11 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.72%) HPUX
11 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (100.00%) DevOps
2 121 (43.37%) Continuous Integration
3 118 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (34.41%) Configuration Management
5 52 (18.64%) E-Commerce
6 48 (17.20%) Software Engineering
7 44 (15.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 44 (15.77%) High Availability
8 27 (9.68%) Scrum
9 18 (6.45%) Open Source
9 18 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 17 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (3.94%) Analytics
11 11 (3.94%) Microservices
11 11 (3.94%) Migration
11 11 (3.94%) Workflow
12 10 (3.58%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (3.58%) Mentoring
12 10 (3.58%) TDD
13 9 (3.23%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 149 (53.41%) Python
2 92 (32.97%) Ruby
3 88 (31.54%) Java
4 69 (24.73%) Bash Shell
5 45 (16.13%) PHP
6 43 (15.41%) PowerShell
7 34 (12.19%) JavaScript
8 33 (11.83%) SQL
9 31 (11.11%) Perl
10 27 (9.68%) Go
11 20 (7.17%) C#
12 9 (3.23%) C++
13 8 (2.87%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.79%) Haskell
15 4 (1.43%) C
16 3 (1.08%) Scala
17 2 (0.72%) Clojure
17 2 (0.72%) Lua
17 2 (0.72%) PHP 5
18 1 (0.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (1.43%) CCNA
1 4 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.08%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.08%) RHCE
3 2 (0.72%) CCNP
4 1 (0.36%) Degree
4 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.36%) PMP
4 1 (0.36%) RHCA
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.04%) QA
System Software
1 91 (32.62%) Docker
2 38 (13.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.02%) KVM
4 11 (3.94%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.51%) Varnish
6 6 (2.15%) Postfix
6 6 (2.15%) XenServer
7 4 (1.43%) iptables
7 4 (1.43%) Xen
8 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.72%) vSphere
9 1 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.36%) Samba
9 1 (0.36%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 165 (59.14%) Puppet
2 159 (56.99%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (42.29%) Ansible
4 36 (12.90%) Nagios
5 20 (7.17%) Mesos
6 18 (6.45%) ZABBIX
7 14 (5.02%) Zenoss
8 13 (4.66%) Salt
9 10 (3.58%) Kubernetes
10 4 (1.43%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.43%) Packer
11 3 (1.08%) Kibana
12 2 (0.72%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.72%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.72%) logstash
12 2 (0.72%) Terraform
13 1 (0.36%) Cacti
13 1 (0.36%) Pingdom
13 1 (0.36%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (17.92%) Red Hat
2 48 (17.20%) VMware
3 31 (11.11%) Google
4 12 (4.30%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.94%) Atlassian
5 11 (3.94%) Cisco
6 9 (3.23%) Rackspace
7 8 (2.87%) Oracle
8 7 (2.51%) SaltStack
9 6 (2.15%) Citrix
10 5 (1.79%) hybris
10 5 (1.79%) New Relic
10 5 (1.79%) Percona
11 4 (1.43%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.08%) Cloudera
12 3 (1.08%) EMC
12 3 (1.08%) Hortonworks
12 3 (1.08%) Perforce
13 2 (0.72%) SAP
13 2 (0.72%) Splunk
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Shares + Private Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Very Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + stock options, benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago