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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 852 846 902
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 52 60 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.055% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.058% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 9
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 13 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 17 December 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
(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 -7 49 £60,000 - 10
London +14 39 £60,000 -2.43% 5
City of London +12 12 £55,000 -12.00% 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +8 3 £70,000 +64.70%
Reading -1 3 £70,000 +64.70%
South East -10 3 £70,000 +16.66% 1
South West -11 3 £67,500 +60.71% 1
Bristol - 3 £67,500 - 1
South Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Wales - 2 £60,000 -

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 108 (100.00%) DevOps
2 98 (90.74%) Linux
3 73 (67.59%) Puppet
4 63 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (51.85%) Python
7 53 (49.07%) Nagios
8 51 (47.22%) Java
9 43 (39.81%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (39.81%) Bash Shell
9 43 (39.81%) Jenkins
10 38 (35.19%) Apache
11 36 (33.33%) MySQL
12 33 (30.56%) Scrum
13 32 (29.63%) Ruby
13 32 (29.63%) Ubuntu
14 30 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
15 29 (26.85%) Windows
15 29 (26.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 29 (26.85%) Open Source
15 29 (26.85%) NoSQL
16 27 (25.00%) Red Hat
16 27 (25.00%) CentOS
16 27 (25.00%) Graphite
17 26 (24.07%) Configuration Management
18 25 (23.15%) .NET
19 24 (22.22%) Git (software)
19 24 (22.22%) Zenoss
20 23 (21.30%) Perl
20 23 (21.30%) Firewall

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 38 (35.19%) Apache
2 16 (14.81%) IIS
3 12 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 9 (8.33%) nginx
5 7 (6.48%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.70%) Node.js
7 2 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) PaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Route 53
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.30%) Firewall
2 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.26%) DNS
3 10 (9.26%) HTTP
4 8 (7.41%) LDAP
5 5 (4.63%) VLAN
5 5 (4.63%) SSL
5 5 (4.63%) VPN
5 5 (4.63%) LAN
6 4 (3.70%) SNMP
6 4 (3.70%) WAN
6 4 (3.70%) HTTPS
6 4 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.85%) Internet
7 2 (1.85%) Network Security
7 2 (1.85%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.33%) MySQL
2 29 (26.85%) NoSQL
3 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.89%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.63%) Redis
6 4 (3.70%) HBase
6 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.78%) SimpleDB
7 3 (2.78%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (39.81%) Jenkins
2 24 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (13.89%) TeamCity
4 14 (12.96%) Maven
5 9 (8.33%) Hudson
6 7 (6.48%) Subversion
7 6 (5.56%) JIRA
8 3 (2.78%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.78%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.85%) Ant
9 2 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.93%) dbdeploy
10 1 (0.93%) Grunt
10 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (11.11%) Games
2 7 (6.48%) Finance
3 4 (3.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) .NET
2 11 (10.19%) Web Services
3 8 (7.41%) CSS
4 7 (6.48%) LAMP
5 5 (4.63%) J2EE
6 4 (3.70%) SOAP
6 4 (3.70%) XML
6 4 (3.70%) JSON
7 3 (2.78%) Sensu
8 2 (1.85%) HTML
8 2 (1.85%) jQuery
9 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.93%) Spring
9 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.93%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.85%) Open Source
2 10 (9.26%) Over-the-Top Content
2 10 (9.26%) Video on Demand
2 10 (9.26%) IPTV
3 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 98 (90.74%) Linux
2 32 (29.63%) Ubuntu
3 29 (26.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (26.85%) Windows
4 27 (25.00%) CentOS
5 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.41%) UNIX
7 6 (5.56%) Debian
8 4 (3.70%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (100.00%) DevOps
2 60 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (39.81%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (30.56%) Scrum
5 26 (24.07%) Configuration Management
6 18 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 18 (16.67%) Build Automation
7 17 (15.74%) TDD
8 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
9 12 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (10.19%) Kanban
10 11 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 9 (8.33%) ITIL
11 9 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.56%) Migration
12 6 (5.56%) Automated Testing
13 4 (3.70%) Software Architecture
13 4 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.85%) Python
2 51 (47.22%) Java
3 43 (39.81%) Bash Shell
4 32 (29.63%) Ruby
5 23 (21.30%) Perl
6 21 (19.44%) PowerShell
7 19 (17.59%) PHP
8 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 8 (7.41%) SQL
10 7 (6.48%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.70%) sed
11 4 (3.70%) C++
11 4 (3.70%) AWK
12 3 (2.78%) C#
13 2 (1.85%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) SLA
2 5 (4.63%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) vCloud
2 6 (5.56%) KVM
2 6 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) XenServer
4 3 (2.78%) Varnish
5 2 (1.85%) Docker
5 2 (1.85%) Xen
6 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 73 (67.59%) Puppet
2 63 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (49.07%) Nagios
4 27 (25.00%) Graphite
5 24 (22.22%) Zenoss
6 22 (20.37%) ZABBIX
7 15 (13.89%) logstash
8 14 (12.96%) Opsview
9 11 (10.19%) Ansible
10 7 (6.48%) Vagrant
11 6 (5.56%) Salt
12 5 (4.63%) HAProxy
13 4 (3.70%) Ganglia
14 2 (1.85%) collectd
14 2 (1.85%) StatsD
15 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
15 1 (0.93%) Bacula
Vendors
1 27 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (14.81%) VMware
3 12 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.26%) Cisco
5 9 (8.33%) Perforce
5 9 (8.33%) Oracle
6 7 (6.48%) SaltStack
7 4 (3.70%) Sun
8 3 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.78%) Percona
9 2 (1.85%) Splunk
10 1 (0.93%) Google
10 1 (0.93%) Citrix
10 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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