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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 842 835 895
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 62 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.033% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.035% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 55 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 £40,000 £52,500 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,250 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 - -

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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 +10 61 £60,000 - 11
London +16 51 £62,500 +4.16% 6
West Yorkshire - 5 £38,750 - 2
Yorkshire - 5 £38,750 - 2
Leeds - 5 £40,000 - 2
South East -24 3 £60,000 -
South West - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Bristol - 2 £50,000 -
City of London -10 1 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Halifax - 1 £37,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Bradford - 1 £37,500 -

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 127 (100.00%) DevOps
2 102 (80.31%) Linux
3 89 (70.08%) Puppet
4 81 (63.78%) Java
4 81 (63.78%) Python
5 69 (54.33%) Opscode Chef
6 59 (46.46%) Nagios
6 59 (46.46%) Ruby
7 56 (44.09%) Jenkins
8 51 (40.16%) Open Source
9 49 (38.58%) Apache
10 48 (37.80%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (33.07%) NoSQL
12 41 (32.28%) CentOS
13 39 (30.71%) Bash Shell
13 39 (30.71%) MySQL
14 38 (29.92%) Perl
15 37 (29.13%) Scrum
15 37 (29.13%) Git (software)
16 36 (28.35%) Zenoss
16 36 (28.35%) Amazon AWS
17 34 (26.77%) ZABBIX
17 34 (26.77%) Red Hat
18 33 (25.98%) Ubuntu
19 29 (22.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 28 (22.05%) TDD
21 27 (21.26%) MongoDB
21 27 (21.26%) Hudson
22 24 (18.90%) Firewall
22 24 (18.90%) E-Commerce

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 49 (38.58%) Apache
2 19 (14.96%) OpenStack
2 19 (14.96%) nginx
3 16 (12.60%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.09%) Apache Solr
5 8 (6.30%) Node.js
6 4 (3.15%) Drupal
7 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.57%) IIS
8 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (28.35%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.36%) Joyent
6 2 (1.57%) SaaS
7 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.79%) Office 365
7 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.90%) Firewall
2 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.60%) Internet
3 13 (10.24%) DNS
4 9 (7.09%) SNMP
4 9 (7.09%) LDAP
4 9 (7.09%) LAN
4 9 (7.09%) WAN
5 8 (6.30%) VPN
6 7 (5.51%) HTTP
7 6 (4.72%) VLAN
8 5 (3.94%) SSL
8 5 (3.94%) BIG-IP
9 4 (3.15%) OpenVPN
10 3 (2.36%) Network Security
11 2 (1.57%) SAN
12 1 (0.79%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.07%) NoSQL
2 39 (30.71%) MySQL
3 27 (21.26%) MongoDB
4 24 (18.90%) Hadoop
5 15 (11.81%) HBase
6 10 (7.87%) Big Data
7 9 (7.09%) Redis
7 9 (7.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
9 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (4.72%) Apache Hive
9 6 (4.72%) Mahout
9 6 (4.72%) Impala
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (44.09%) Jenkins
2 37 (29.13%) Git (software)
3 27 (21.26%) Hudson
4 18 (14.17%) Maven
5 13 (10.24%) Subversion
5 13 (10.24%) Cucumber
5 13 (10.24%) SpecFlow
6 8 (6.30%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.94%) JIRA
8 4 (3.15%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.36%) Grunt
9 3 (2.36%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.57%) Ant
11 1 (0.79%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.79%) dbdeploy
General
1 11 (8.66%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Games
3 6 (4.72%) Advertising
3 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.72%) Online Betting
4 5 (3.94%) Publishing
5 4 (3.15%) Banking
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
7 2 (1.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.90%) .NET
2 22 (17.32%) Web Services
3 13 (10.24%) Sensu
4 11 (8.66%) J2EE
5 10 (7.87%) CSS
6 9 (7.09%) SOAP
6 9 (7.09%) XML
6 9 (7.09%) LAMP
7 6 (4.72%) JSON
8 5 (3.94%) jQuery
9 2 (1.57%) Middleware
9 2 (1.57%) HTML
9 2 (1.57%) JSP
9 2 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.79%) Pandas
10 1 (0.79%) MCollective
10 1 (0.79%) RESTful
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.79%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 51 (40.16%) Open Source
2 12 (9.45%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.30%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.72%) IPTV
4 6 (4.72%) Online Games
4 6 (4.72%) Social Media
5 4 (3.15%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.36%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 102 (80.31%) Linux
2 41 (32.28%) CentOS
3 33 (25.98%) Ubuntu
4 29 (22.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (18.11%) UNIX
6 17 (13.39%) Windows
7 6 (4.72%) Solaris
8 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.36%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.36%) Debian
10 1 (0.79%) AIX
10 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) DevOps
2 48 (37.80%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (29.13%) Scrum
4 28 (22.05%) TDD
5 24 (18.90%) E-Commerce
5 24 (18.90%) Load Balancing
6 22 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (17.32%) Build Automation
7 19 (14.96%) Configuration Management
8 18 (14.17%) Kanban
9 15 (11.81%) ITIL
9 15 (11.81%) Service Delivery
10 14 (11.02%) Migration
10 14 (11.02%) Software Engineering
11 13 (10.24%) BDD
12 9 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (7.09%) Performance Testing
12 9 (7.09%) Stress Testing
12 9 (7.09%) Software Architecture
13 7 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 81 (63.78%) Java
1 81 (63.78%) Python
2 59 (46.46%) Ruby
3 39 (30.71%) Bash Shell
4 38 (29.92%) Perl
5 23 (18.11%) JavaScript
6 22 (17.32%) SQL
7 20 (15.75%) PHP
8 17 (13.39%) C#
9 9 (7.09%) sed
9 9 (7.09%) AWK
10 8 (6.30%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.94%) Scala
13 4 (3.15%) C
14 3 (2.36%) F#
15 2 (1.57%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.57%) Groovy
16 1 (0.79%) C++
16 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) SLA
1 15 (11.81%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (11.81%) vCloud
2 12 (9.45%) Varnish
3 5 (3.94%) KVM
4 4 (3.15%) NFS
4 4 (3.15%) Xen
4 4 (3.15%) Postfix
4 4 (3.15%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 89 (70.08%) Puppet
2 69 (54.33%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (46.46%) Nagios
4 36 (28.35%) Zenoss
5 34 (26.77%) ZABBIX
6 23 (18.11%) logstash
7 18 (14.17%) HAProxy
8 15 (11.81%) Opsview
9 13 (10.24%) Vagrant
10 9 (7.09%) Ganglia
11 7 (5.51%) Capistrano
11 7 (5.51%) Kibana
11 7 (5.51%) Graylog2
12 5 (3.94%) StatsD
13 4 (3.15%) collectd
13 4 (3.15%) Salt
14 2 (1.57%) CFEngine
14 2 (1.57%) Icinga
15 1 (0.79%) Ansible
15 1 (0.79%) Munin
Vendors
1 34 (26.77%) Red Hat
2 18 (14.17%) Oracle
3 15 (11.81%) Perforce
4 12 (9.45%) Cisco
5 11 (8.66%) VMware
6 9 (7.09%) Splunk
7 8 (6.30%) Rackspace
7 8 (6.30%) SaltStack
8 7 (5.51%) HP
8 7 (5.51%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.72%) Cloudera
10 4 (3.15%) Adobe
11 3 (2.36%) Percona
11 3 (2.36%) Sun
12 2 (1.57%) Google
12 2 (1.57%) JBoss
13 1 (0.79%) F5
13 1 (0.79%) Facebook
13 1 (0.79%) New Relic
13 1 (0.79%) RightScale
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive banking benefits + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago