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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 748 841 867
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 135 66 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.056% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.059% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 113 51 18
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+18.27% -2.10%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 May 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 22 May 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 +105 133 £65,000 +8.33% 25
London +76 92 £67,500 +12.50% 16
South East - 20 £65,000 - 3
City of London +40 16 £70,000 +7.69% 5
Yorkshire - 12 £48,500 - 2
South West - 7 £57,500 - 1
East Sussex - 7 £65,000 -
Reading - 7 £70,000 - 1
Berkshire - 7 £70,000 - 1
York - 6 £48,500 -
Leeds - 6 £47,500 - 2
North Yorkshire - 6 £48,500 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £47,500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
Hove - 4 £60,000 -
Brighton - 3 £65,000 -
Bristol - 3 £67,500 - 1
East Midlands +9 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £53,750 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £66,250 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £55,000 -
Worthing - 2 £66,250 -
Derbyshire +12 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Derby +8 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £52,500 -
Oxford - 1 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 249 (100.00%) DevOps
2 226 (90.76%) Linux
3 194 (77.91%) Puppet
4 169 (67.87%) Opscode Chef
5 139 (55.82%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (51.41%) Python
7 124 (49.80%) Java
8 120 (48.19%) Configuration Management
9 103 (41.37%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (39.36%) Bash Shell
11 86 (34.54%) Ansible
12 85 (34.14%) Jenkins
13 82 (32.93%) Ruby
14 75 (30.12%) Nagios
15 73 (29.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 72 (28.92%) Ubuntu
16 72 (28.92%) Perl
16 72 (28.92%) .NET
17 64 (25.70%) MySQL
17 64 (25.70%) PowerShell
18 63 (25.30%) PHP
19 62 (24.90%) IIS
20 61 (24.50%) Apache
21 60 (24.10%) Red Hat
22 58 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
23 53 (21.29%) Scrum
23 53 (21.29%) Windows
24 45 (18.07%) Web Services
24 45 (18.07%) Tomcat
25 43 (17.27%) VMware

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (24.90%) IIS
2 61 (24.50%) Apache
3 45 (18.07%) Tomcat
4 30 (12.05%) nginx
5 18 (7.23%) OpenStack
6 10 (4.02%) Node.js
6 10 (4.02%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.41%) JBoss
8 5 (2.01%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.80%) Drupal
10 2 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.40%) Mule
11 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.40%) Zope
Applications
1 4 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.24%) PaaS
3 11 (4.42%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.81%) SaaS
4 7 (2.81%) IaaS
5 5 (2.01%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.01%) GitHub
6 4 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.20%) Heroku
7 3 (1.20%) Engine Yard
7 3 (1.20%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.65%) DNS
2 19 (7.63%) Firewall
3 17 (6.83%) Internet
4 16 (6.43%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.42%) HTTP
6 7 (2.81%) LDAP
6 7 (2.81%) VPN
6 7 (2.81%) DHCP
6 7 (2.81%) FTP
6 7 (2.81%) IPsec
7 5 (2.01%) SSL
8 4 (1.61%) VLAN
9 3 (1.20%) Network Security
9 3 (1.20%) SNMP
9 3 (1.20%) SAN
10 2 (0.80%) MRTG
11 1 (0.40%) NAS
11 1 (0.40%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.70%) MySQL
2 32 (12.85%) NoSQL
3 26 (10.44%) SQL Server
4 23 (9.24%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.62%) Redis
5 14 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.21%) Couchbase
7 8 (3.21%) SimpleDB
8 5 (2.01%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.61%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.80%) Presto
11 2 (0.80%) DB2
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.80%) Big Data
12 1 (0.40%) HBase
12 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 85 (34.14%) Jenkins
2 36 (14.46%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.04%) Maven
4 21 (8.43%) TeamCity
5 11 (4.42%) JIRA
6 9 (3.61%) Subversion
7 6 (2.41%) RSpec
7 6 (2.41%) Hudson
8 5 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.61%) NUnit
9 4 (1.61%) Ant
10 2 (0.80%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.40%) VisualVM
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (12.05%) Finance
2 17 (6.83%) Games
3 13 (5.22%) Law
4 9 (3.61%) Retail
5 7 (2.81%) Marketing
6 6 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.41%) Publishing
7 4 (1.61%) Electronics
7 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.20%) Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (28.92%) .NET
2 45 (18.07%) Web Services
3 25 (10.04%) J2EE
4 23 (9.24%) Servlets
5 14 (5.62%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (5.22%) LAMP
7 7 (2.81%) CSS
8 6 (2.41%) XML
8 6 (2.41%) JSON
9 4 (1.61%) MCollective
9 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.61%) HTML
10 2 (0.80%) JSP
10 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.80%) RESTful
11 1 (0.40%) HTML5
11 1 (0.40%) Memcached
11 1 (0.40%) Spring
11 1 (0.40%) Java EE
11 1 (0.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.64%) Open Source
2 8 (3.21%) Client/Server
2 8 (3.21%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.81%) Clustering
4 6 (2.41%) User Experience
5 5 (2.01%) E-Learning
6 4 (1.61%) DTV
7 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.20%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.20%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.80%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.80%) Streaming Video
8 2 (0.80%) Replication
8 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.40%) Tandem
9 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 226 (90.76%) Linux
2 73 (29.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 72 (28.92%) Ubuntu
4 53 (21.29%) Windows
5 36 (14.46%) CentOS
6 27 (10.84%) UNIX
7 21 (8.43%) Solaris
8 14 (5.62%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.81%) Android
10 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.01%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (1.61%) Debian
13 3 (1.20%) AIX
14 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.40%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (100.00%) DevOps
2 139 (55.82%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (48.19%) Configuration Management
4 103 (41.37%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (21.29%) Scrum
6 36 (14.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (13.65%) Automated Testing
8 30 (12.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 25 (10.04%) Build Automation
10 23 (9.24%) Unit Testing
10 23 (9.24%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (6.02%) Change Management
12 15 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (5.62%) TDD
14 11 (4.42%) Release Management
15 10 (4.02%) Content Management
15 10 (4.02%) Kanban
16 9 (3.61%) Software Engineering
17 7 (2.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 128 (51.41%) Python
2 124 (49.80%) Java
3 98 (39.36%) Bash Shell
4 82 (32.93%) Ruby
5 72 (28.92%) Perl
6 64 (25.70%) PowerShell
7 63 (25.30%) PHP
8 29 (11.65%) SQL
9 15 (6.02%) JavaScript
10 13 (5.22%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.82%) Go
11 12 (4.82%) C#
12 10 (4.02%) C++
13 3 (1.20%) Korn
14 2 (0.80%) Scala
15 1 (0.40%) C
15 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
1 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.82%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (12.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.21%) Varnish
4 6 (2.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.01%) Docker
6 3 (1.20%) KVM
7 2 (0.80%) Xen
7 2 (0.80%) XenServer
8 1 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.40%) Squid
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.40%) LXC
8 1 (0.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 194 (77.91%) Puppet
2 169 (67.87%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (34.54%) Ansible
4 75 (30.12%) Nagios
5 36 (14.46%) Zenoss
6 18 (7.23%) Vagrant
7 13 (5.22%) Graphite
8 12 (4.82%) Salt
9 11 (4.42%) ZABBIX
9 11 (4.42%) Tivoli
10 6 (2.41%) logstash
10 6 (2.41%) Unicenter
10 6 (2.41%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.61%) collectd
11 4 (1.61%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.61%) Control-M
12 3 (1.20%) Cacti
12 3 (1.20%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.20%) OpenAM
13 1 (0.40%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 60 (24.10%) Red Hat
2 43 (17.27%) VMware
3 28 (11.24%) Oracle
4 19 (7.63%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.62%) Rackspace
6 7 (2.81%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.81%) Apple
7 6 (2.41%) SaltStack
7 6 (2.41%) New Relic
8 4 (1.61%) SAP
8 4 (1.61%) Splunk
9 2 (0.80%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.80%) Adobe
9 2 (0.80%) HP
10 1 (0.40%) Akamai
10 1 (0.40%) F5
10 1 (0.40%) Dell
10 1 (0.40%) Citrix
10 1 (0.40%) BMC
10 1 (0.40%) NetApp
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Bonus + Pension + Package
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
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Salary: Generous starting salary
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Share Options
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Package
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