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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 751 866 854
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 144 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.051% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.054% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 116 50 24
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,500 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -15.78%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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 +104 142 £65,000 +15.55% 19
London +66 99 £67,500 +12.50% 15
City of London +58 26 £70,000 +37.93% 7
South East +18 12 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +12 8 £48,000 +28.00%
South West -1 8 £67,500 +35.00% 1
West Midlands - 7 £57,500 -
West Yorkshire +17 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Leeds +12 5 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England +11 5 £62,500 -26.47% 2
Reading - 5 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £70,000 -
Cambridge +17 4 £62,500 -26.47%
Cambridgeshire +12 4 £62,500 -26.47%
Bristol -13 4 £67,500 +35.00%
Birmingham - 3 £57,500 -
York - 3 £48,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £48,500 -
Surrey - 2 £53,750 - 1
Scotland - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Coventry - 2 £65,000 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £55,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £67,500 -
Derby - 1 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £42,500 -
Essex - 1 - - 1

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 284 (100.00%) DevOps
2 262 (92.25%) Linux
3 216 (76.06%) Puppet
4 192 (67.61%) Opscode Chef
5 161 (56.69%) Python
6 158 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
7 139 (48.94%) Java
8 137 (48.24%) Configuration Management
9 112 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
10 106 (37.32%) Jenkins
11 99 (34.86%) Ansible
11 99 (34.86%) Bash Shell
12 98 (34.51%) Ruby
13 83 (29.23%) Perl
14 80 (28.17%) Nagios
15 73 (25.70%) .NET
16 72 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
17 70 (24.65%) Windows
18 68 (23.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 63 (22.18%) MySQL
19 63 (22.18%) PHP
20 62 (21.83%) Apache
20 62 (21.83%) Scrum
21 61 (21.48%) Red Hat
21 61 (21.48%) Ubuntu
22 60 (21.13%) PowerShell
22 60 (21.13%) IIS
23 53 (18.66%) Web Services
24 48 (16.90%) Tomcat
25 47 (16.55%) Git (software)

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 62 (21.83%) Apache
2 60 (21.13%) IIS
3 48 (16.90%) Tomcat
4 39 (13.73%) nginx
5 20 (7.04%) OpenStack
6 14 (4.93%) WebSphere
7 13 (4.58%) JBoss
8 9 (3.17%) Node.js
9 7 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.41%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.06%) Drupal
13 2 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.35%) Confluence
14 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.35%) Jetty
14 1 (0.35%) Mule
14 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.35%) Zope
Applications
1 3 (1.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.04%) PaaS
3 15 (5.28%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (3.17%) SaaS
5 8 (2.82%) IaaS
5 8 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (2.11%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.41%) Heroku
7 4 (1.41%) Engine Yard
8 3 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.70%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.70%) GitHub
9 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.51%) DNS
2 19 (6.69%) Internet
3 17 (5.99%) Firewall
4 15 (5.28%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.23%) HTTP
6 8 (2.82%) VPN
7 7 (2.46%) IPsec
7 7 (2.46%) DHCP
7 7 (2.46%) FTP
8 6 (2.11%) LDAP
8 6 (2.11%) SSL
9 5 (1.76%) VLAN
10 3 (1.06%) Network Security
10 3 (1.06%) SNMP
11 2 (0.70%) LAN
11 2 (0.70%) WAN
11 2 (0.70%) SMTP
11 2 (0.70%) SAN
11 2 (0.70%) SSH
11 2 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.18%) MySQL
2 32 (11.27%) NoSQL
3 27 (9.51%) SQL Server
4 24 (8.45%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (4.93%) Redis
7 12 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.76%) DB2
10 5 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.76%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.76%) Big Data
11 4 (1.41%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.41%) SimpleDB
12 3 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.70%) HBase
13 2 (0.70%) Presto
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 106 (37.32%) Jenkins
2 47 (16.55%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.80%) Maven
4 18 (6.34%) TeamCity
5 16 (5.63%) JIRA
6 12 (4.23%) Hudson
7 9 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (3.17%) Subversion
8 8 (2.82%) Ant
9 6 (2.11%) ClearCase
9 6 (2.11%) RSpec
10 3 (1.06%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.35%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.35%) Gradle
12 1 (0.35%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.35%) VisualVM
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (11.97%) Finance
2 19 (6.69%) Games
3 18 (6.34%) Law
4 16 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.58%) Retail
6 7 (2.46%) Marketing
7 6 (2.11%) Publishing
8 5 (1.76%) Advertising
9 4 (1.41%) Electronics
9 4 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.70%) .NET
2 53 (18.66%) Web Services
3 27 (9.51%) J2EE
4 24 (8.45%) Servlets
5 18 (6.34%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (5.99%) LAMP
7 7 (2.46%) HTML
7 7 (2.46%) XML
8 6 (2.11%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.11%) CSS
8 6 (2.11%) JSP
9 5 (1.76%) JSON
10 4 (1.41%) POSIX
10 4 (1.41%) MCollective
10 4 (1.41%) RESTful
11 3 (1.06%) Memcached
11 3 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (0.70%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.70%) Spring
12 2 (0.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.23%) Digital Media
2 11 (3.87%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.46%) E-Learning
6 6 (2.11%) Clustering
6 6 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.11%) User Experience
7 4 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.41%) DTV
7 4 (1.41%) PKI
8 3 (1.06%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.06%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.06%) Replication
9 2 (0.70%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.70%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 262 (92.25%) Linux
2 70 (24.65%) Windows
3 68 (23.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 61 (21.48%) Ubuntu
5 42 (14.79%) UNIX
6 33 (11.62%) CentOS
7 22 (7.75%) Solaris
8 15 (5.28%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.82%) Android
11 7 (2.46%) AIX
11 7 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.76%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (1.41%) Debian
14 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.35%) SUSE
15 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (100.00%) DevOps
2 158 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (48.24%) Configuration Management
4 112 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (21.83%) Scrum
6 33 (11.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (11.27%) Automated Testing
8 30 (10.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (10.21%) E-Commerce
10 27 (9.51%) Open Source
11 24 (8.45%) Unit Testing
12 18 (6.34%) Build Automation
13 16 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (5.63%) TDD
14 14 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (4.58%) Content Management
15 13 (4.58%) Software Engineering
16 12 (4.23%) Release Management
16 12 (4.23%) Change Management
16 12 (4.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 161 (56.69%) Python
2 139 (48.94%) Java
3 99 (34.86%) Bash Shell
4 98 (34.51%) Ruby
5 83 (29.23%) Perl
6 63 (22.18%) PHP
7 60 (21.13%) PowerShell
8 33 (11.62%) SQL
9 18 (6.34%) JavaScript
10 17 (5.99%) Shell Script
11 14 (4.93%) C#
11 14 (4.93%) Go
12 9 (3.17%) C++
13 4 (1.41%) Korn
14 3 (1.06%) Scala
15 2 (0.70%) Erlang
15 2 (0.70%) C
16 1 (0.35%) Clojure
16 1 (0.35%) Groovy
16 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (1.76%) SC Cleared
1 5 (1.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.06%) Degree
3 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.93%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) SLA
2 3 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (13.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.28%) Docker
3 9 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.82%) Varnish
5 3 (1.06%) KVM
5 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.06%) XenServer
6 2 (0.70%) vSphere
6 2 (0.70%) Xen
6 2 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.35%) vCloud
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.35%) LXC
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 216 (76.06%) Puppet
2 192 (67.61%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (34.86%) Ansible
4 80 (28.17%) Nagios
5 33 (11.62%) Zenoss
6 26 (9.15%) Vagrant
7 16 (5.63%) Graphite
8 14 (4.93%) ZABBIX
9 11 (3.87%) Tivoli
9 11 (3.87%) logstash
10 9 (3.17%) Salt
11 6 (2.11%) Unicenter
11 6 (2.11%) BladeLogic
12 4 (1.41%) Control-M
12 4 (1.41%) Kibana
12 4 (1.41%) Cobbler
12 4 (1.41%) collectd
13 3 (1.06%) HAProxy
13 3 (1.06%) OpenAM
13 3 (1.06%) Cacti
Vendors
1 61 (21.48%) Red Hat
2 46 (16.20%) VMware
3 35 (12.32%) Oracle
4 19 (6.69%) Rackspace
5 16 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.17%) New Relic
7 7 (2.46%) Apple
8 6 (2.11%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.76%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.41%) Splunk
10 4 (1.41%) SAP
11 3 (1.06%) Cisco
12 2 (0.70%) Adobe
12 2 (0.70%) HP
12 2 (0.70%) Perforce
12 2 (0.70%) AppDynamics
13 1 (0.35%) WorldPay
13 1 (0.35%) Dell
13 1 (0.35%) Citrix
13 1 (0.35%) BMC
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