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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 833 844 884
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 61 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.031% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.033% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 56 30 6
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,250 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - -

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 14 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 22 September 2014. 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 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 +34 60 £60,000 - 14
London +14 50 £62,500 +4.16% 11
South East -4 6 £60,000 - 2
Leeds - 3 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Reading - 2 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Middlesex -2 1 £62,500 -
City of London -3 1 £62,500 -7.40% 1
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 - 1
South West - 1 £60,000 -

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) DevOps
2 100 (81.97%) Linux
3 82 (67.21%) Puppet
4 78 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (61.48%) Python
6 70 (57.38%) Opscode Chef
7 69 (56.56%) Java
8 62 (50.82%) Nagios
9 57 (46.72%) Jenkins
10 46 (37.70%) Open Source
10 46 (37.70%) Apache
11 45 (36.89%) Ruby
11 45 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (35.25%) NoSQL
13 42 (34.43%) Scrum
14 40 (32.79%) CentOS
15 37 (30.33%) Bash Shell
16 36 (29.51%) Git (software)
16 36 (29.51%) Zenoss
17 34 (27.87%) ZABBIX
17 34 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
17 34 (27.87%) Perl
18 33 (27.05%) Ubuntu
19 32 (26.23%) MySQL
20 28 (22.95%) TDD
21 27 (22.13%) Load Balancing
21 27 (22.13%) Red Hat
22 25 (20.49%) MongoDB
22 25 (20.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 24 (19.67%) Firewall

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 46 (37.70%) Apache
2 20 (16.39%) OpenStack
3 16 (13.11%) nginx
4 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.92%) Node.js
6 4 (3.28%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.28%) IIS
7 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.82%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 34 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.46%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.82%) Joyent
5 1 (0.82%) Route 53
5 1 (0.82%) Office 365
5 1 (0.82%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.67%) Firewall
2 16 (13.11%) Internet
3 15 (12.30%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.02%) DNS
4 11 (9.02%) LAN
5 10 (8.20%) WAN
6 9 (7.38%) SNMP
7 7 (5.74%) LDAP
8 6 (4.92%) HTTP
8 6 (4.92%) VPN
9 5 (4.10%) VLAN
10 4 (3.28%) SSL
11 2 (1.64%) Network Security
11 2 (1.64%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.82%) SAN
12 1 (0.82%) VoIP
12 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.82%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (35.25%) NoSQL
2 32 (26.23%) MySQL
3 25 (20.49%) MongoDB
4 18 (14.75%) Hadoop
5 14 (11.48%) HBase
6 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
7 9 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (4.92%) Big Data
9 5 (4.10%) Redis
9 5 (4.10%) Mahout
9 5 (4.10%) Apache Hive
9 5 (4.10%) Impala
10 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (46.72%) Jenkins
2 36 (29.51%) Git (software)
3 22 (18.03%) Hudson
4 18 (14.75%) Maven
5 13 (10.66%) TeamCity
5 13 (10.66%) Subversion
6 10 (8.20%) SpecFlow
6 10 (8.20%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.10%) JIRA
8 3 (2.46%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.46%) Grunt
9 2 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.82%) Ant
10 1 (0.82%) dbdeploy
10 1 (0.82%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (9.02%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Games
3 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.10%) Banking
3 5 (4.10%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.46%) Advertising
5 2 (1.64%) Publishing
5 2 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.85%) .NET
2 16 (13.11%) Web Services
3 12 (9.84%) J2EE
4 10 (8.20%) Sensu
5 9 (7.38%) CSS
5 9 (7.38%) SOAP
6 8 (6.56%) LAMP
7 7 (5.74%) XML
8 5 (4.10%) jQuery
9 4 (3.28%) JSON
10 3 (2.46%) HTML
11 2 (1.64%) Middleware
11 2 (1.64%) JSP
12 1 (0.82%) JMX
12 1 (0.82%) Spring
12 1 (0.82%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.82%) MCollective
12 1 (0.82%) Pandas
12 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (37.70%) Open Source
2 10 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.56%) Over-the-Top Content
3 8 (6.56%) Video on Demand
3 8 (6.56%) IPTV
4 5 (4.10%) Social Media
4 5 (4.10%) Online Games
5 2 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 100 (81.97%) Linux
2 40 (32.79%) CentOS
3 33 (27.05%) Ubuntu
4 25 (20.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (15.57%) UNIX
5 19 (15.57%) Windows
6 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.28%) Solaris
8 3 (2.46%) Debian
8 3 (2.46%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (100.00%) DevOps
2 78 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (34.43%) Scrum
5 28 (22.95%) TDD
6 27 (22.13%) Load Balancing
7 22 (18.03%) Build Automation
8 20 (16.39%) Kanban
9 18 (14.75%) E-Commerce
9 18 (14.75%) Mentoring
10 17 (13.93%) Service Delivery
10 17 (13.93%) Configuration Management
10 17 (13.93%) ITIL
11 11 (9.02%) Migration
12 10 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.20%) Performance Testing
12 10 (8.20%) Stress Testing
12 10 (8.20%) BDD
12 10 (8.20%) Software Engineering
13 9 (7.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (61.48%) Python
2 69 (56.56%) Java
3 45 (36.89%) Ruby
4 37 (30.33%) Bash Shell
5 34 (27.87%) Perl
6 21 (17.21%) JavaScript
7 16 (13.11%) SQL
8 15 (12.30%) PHP
9 11 (9.02%) C#
9 11 (9.02%) PowerShell
10 9 (7.38%) AWK
10 9 (7.38%) sed
11 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.64%) Groovy
12 2 (1.64%) Scala
12 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.64%) C
13 1 (0.82%) C++
13 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) SLA
2 12 (9.84%) QA
3 2 (1.64%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) vCloud
2 7 (5.74%) Varnish
3 2 (1.64%) KVM
3 2 (1.64%) Xen
4 1 (0.82%) NFS
4 1 (0.82%) Docker
4 1 (0.82%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.82%) Postfix
4 1 (0.82%) XenApp
4 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 82 (67.21%) Puppet
2 70 (57.38%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (50.82%) Nagios
4 36 (29.51%) Zenoss
5 34 (27.87%) ZABBIX
6 19 (15.57%) logstash
7 17 (13.93%) Opsview
8 13 (10.66%) HAProxy
9 10 (8.20%) Ganglia
10 7 (5.74%) Kibana
10 7 (5.74%) Graylog2
10 7 (5.74%) Vagrant
11 4 (3.28%) Capistrano
12 3 (2.46%) Salt
12 3 (2.46%) StatsD
13 2 (1.64%) Ansible
13 2 (1.64%) collectd
14 1 (0.82%) CFEngine
14 1 (0.82%) Cacti
14 1 (0.82%) Munin
Vendors
1 27 (22.13%) Red Hat
2 17 (13.93%) Perforce
3 16 (13.11%) Oracle
4 14 (11.48%) Cisco
5 9 (7.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.38%) Splunk
6 8 (6.56%) VMware
7 7 (5.74%) SaltStack
8 6 (4.92%) HP
9 5 (4.10%) Cloudera
10 4 (3.28%) Rackspace
10 4 (3.28%) Adobe
11 3 (2.46%) Sun
11 3 (2.46%) Percona
12 2 (1.64%) Google
12 2 (1.64%) JBoss
13 1 (0.82%) Sybase
13 1 (0.82%) Citrix
13 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.82%) IBM
East London
SearchTribes
Salary: circa 60K plus generous equity package
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Which?
Salary: c£50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago