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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 799 812 869
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 87 60 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.058% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.061% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 73 57 6
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £85,000
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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 22 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 23 January 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 +33 82 £61,250 +2.08% 18
London -9 50 £62,500 +1.62% 14
South East -22 16 £70,000 +16.66% 2
City of London +4 13 £58,750 +17.50% 5
Berkshire +9 9 £70,000 +64.70% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 8 £50,000 -
South West -3 5 £67,500 +60.71% 1
Bristol - 5 £67,500 - 1
Slough - 5 - -
Kent - 5 £50,000 -
Reading +8 4 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Wales - 4 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £100,000 -
South Wales - 3 £60,000 -
Coventry - 2 £100,000 -
Hove - 1 £37,500 - 1
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 - 1

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 131 (100.00%) DevOps
2 114 (87.02%) Linux
3 93 (70.99%) Puppet
4 76 (58.02%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (58.02%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (49.62%) Python
6 57 (43.51%) Java
6 57 (43.51%) Bash Shell
7 56 (42.75%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (42.75%) Configuration Management
8 53 (40.46%) Nagios
9 46 (35.11%) MySQL
10 44 (33.59%) Apache
11 43 (32.82%) Jenkins
12 40 (30.53%) Ruby
12 40 (30.53%) Ubuntu
13 38 (29.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 35 (26.72%) Perl
15 34 (25.95%) Red Hat
15 34 (25.95%) Scrum
15 34 (25.95%) PowerShell
16 32 (24.43%) Windows
17 30 (22.90%) NoSQL
18 29 (22.14%) PHP
19 28 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
20 27 (20.61%) .NET
20 27 (20.61%) Firewall
21 26 (19.85%) IIS
22 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
22 25 (19.08%) Ansible

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 44 (33.59%) Apache
2 26 (19.85%) IIS
3 16 (12.21%) Tomcat
4 15 (11.45%) OpenStack
5 11 (8.40%) nginx
6 8 (6.11%) Node.js
7 2 (1.53%) Confluence
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.76%) JBoss
8 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.34%) PaaS
4 4 (3.05%) GitHub
5 2 (1.53%) Route 53
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.76%) Heroku
6 1 (0.76%) Engine Yard
6 1 (0.76%) Office 365
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) IaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.61%) Firewall
2 16 (12.21%) DNS
3 10 (7.63%) Internet
4 8 (6.11%) HTTP
4 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.34%) VPN
5 7 (5.34%) LDAP
6 5 (3.82%) LAN
6 5 (3.82%) VLAN
7 4 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.05%) WAN
7 4 (3.05%) HTTPS
8 3 (2.29%) BIG-IP
8 3 (2.29%) Network Security
9 2 (1.53%) SSL
9 2 (1.53%) SAN
10 1 (0.76%) DHCP
10 1 (0.76%) FTP
10 1 (0.76%) VoIP
10 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (35.11%) MySQL
2 30 (22.90%) NoSQL
3 19 (14.50%) MongoDB
4 17 (12.98%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.63%) Redis
6 7 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.34%) Couchbase
6 7 (5.34%) SimpleDB
7 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (32.82%) Jenkins
2 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.98%) TeamCity
4 13 (9.92%) Maven
5 8 (6.11%) Subversion
6 6 (4.58%) JIRA
7 5 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.82%) Hudson
8 4 (3.05%) NUnit
9 2 (1.53%) Ant
9 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.76%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.76%) dbdeploy
10 1 (0.76%) Grunt
10 1 (0.76%) VisualVM
General
1 11 (8.40%) Games
2 7 (5.34%) Finance
3 4 (3.05%) Law
4 2 (1.53%) Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.61%) .NET
2 11 (8.40%) Web Services
3 7 (5.34%) CSS
4 5 (3.82%) J2EE
4 5 (3.82%) XML
4 5 (3.82%) LAMP
4 5 (3.82%) JSON
5 4 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.53%) HTML
6 2 (1.53%) Servlets
7 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.76%) Spring
7 1 (0.76%) CGI
7 1 (0.76%) MCollective
7 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Open Source
2 8 (6.11%) Video on Demand
2 8 (6.11%) IPTV
2 8 (6.11%) Over-the-Top Content
3 7 (5.34%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.34%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.53%) Clustering
5 2 (1.53%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 114 (87.02%) Linux
2 40 (30.53%) Ubuntu
3 38 (29.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (24.43%) Windows
5 24 (18.32%) CentOS
6 12 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (9.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (8.40%) UNIX
8 9 (6.87%) Solaris
9 5 (3.82%) Debian
10 2 (1.53%) Android
10 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (100.00%) DevOps
2 76 (58.02%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (42.75%) Configuration Management
3 56 (42.75%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (25.95%) Scrum
5 20 (15.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (15.27%) Build Automation
6 18 (13.74%) E-Commerce
7 16 (12.21%) TDD
8 15 (11.45%) Load Balancing
8 15 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (8.40%) Automated Testing
10 9 (6.87%) Release Management
11 8 (6.11%) Kanban
11 8 (6.11%) Change Management
11 8 (6.11%) ITIL
12 6 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (4.58%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.82%) OpenUP
13 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (49.62%) Python
2 57 (43.51%) Java
2 57 (43.51%) Bash Shell
3 40 (30.53%) Ruby
4 35 (26.72%) Perl
5 34 (25.95%) PowerShell
6 29 (22.14%) PHP
7 10 (7.63%) SQL
7 10 (7.63%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.11%) C++
9 3 (2.29%) Golang
10 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (3.05%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.34%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.34%) KVM
3 6 (4.58%) vCloud
3 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.82%) XenServer
4 5 (3.82%) Varnish
5 3 (2.29%) Xen
6 2 (1.53%) Docker
7 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.76%) vSphere
7 1 (0.76%) XenApp
7 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 93 (70.99%) Puppet
2 76 (58.02%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (40.46%) Nagios
4 25 (19.08%) Ansible
5 24 (18.32%) Graphite
5 24 (18.32%) Zenoss
6 15 (11.45%) ZABBIX
7 12 (9.16%) logstash
7 12 (9.16%) Salt
8 8 (6.11%) Opsview
9 5 (3.82%) HAProxy
9 5 (3.82%) Vagrant
10 4 (3.05%) Ganglia
10 4 (3.05%) collectd
11 3 (2.29%) StatsD
11 3 (2.29%) Tivoli
12 2 (1.53%) Control-M
12 2 (1.53%) BladeLogic
12 2 (1.53%) Unicenter
13 1 (0.76%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 34 (25.95%) Red Hat
2 21 (16.03%) VMware
3 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
4 14 (10.69%) Rackspace
5 10 (7.63%) Oracle
6 8 (6.11%) Cisco
7 7 (5.34%) SaltStack
8 6 (4.58%) Atlassian
9 5 (3.82%) Perforce
10 3 (2.29%) Percona
10 3 (2.29%) Sun
11 2 (1.53%) Adobe
12 1 (0.76%) HP
12 1 (0.76%) Dell
12 1 (0.76%) Citrix
12 1 (0.76%) NetApp
12 1 (0.76%) Veritas
12 1 (0.76%) Akamai
12 1 (0.76%) AppSense
12 1 (0.76%) Google
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago