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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 754 856 889
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 136 77 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.064% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.068% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 110 55 13
Average salary £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £70,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +72 132 £65,000 +5.69% 19
London +45 86 £66,250 +7.72% 13
South East - 23 £65,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 10 £48,500 -
City of London +27 9 £77,500 +10.71% 5
East Sussex - 9 £65,000 -
Reading - 8 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 8 £70,000 -
South West -15 6 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Hove - 6 £60,000 -
Leeds - 5 £47,500 -
Coventry - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 5 - -
York - 5 £48,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £48,500 -
Bristol - 4 £67,500 - 1
Brighton - 3 £65,000 -
East Midlands +19 2 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £53,750 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £66,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £56,250 -
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Worthing - 2 £66,250 -
Derbyshire +15 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Derby +13 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Wales -3 1 £77,500 +134.84%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 - 1

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 223 (100.00%) DevOps
2 200 (89.69%) Linux
3 172 (77.13%) Puppet
4 142 (63.68%) Opscode Chef
5 117 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (49.78%) Java
6 111 (49.78%) Python
7 103 (46.19%) Configuration Management
8 94 (42.15%) Bash Shell
9 91 (40.81%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (33.18%) Jenkins
11 70 (31.39%) Ruby
11 70 (31.39%) Nagios
11 70 (31.39%) Ansible
12 68 (30.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 66 (29.60%) Ubuntu
14 65 (29.15%) MySQL
15 60 (26.91%) .NET
15 60 (26.91%) Perl
15 60 (26.91%) Apache
16 59 (26.46%) PHP
17 57 (25.56%) Red Hat
18 55 (24.66%) Amazon AWS
19 53 (23.77%) PowerShell
20 51 (22.87%) IIS
21 47 (21.08%) Windows
22 45 (20.18%) Scrum
23 41 (18.39%) VMware
24 40 (17.94%) Web Services
25 38 (17.04%) Tomcat

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 60 (26.91%) Apache
2 51 (22.87%) IIS
3 38 (17.04%) Tomcat
4 20 (8.97%) nginx
5 18 (8.07%) OpenStack
6 10 (4.48%) Node.js
6 10 (4.48%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.24%) JBoss
7 5 (2.24%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.45%) Drupal
10 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.45%) Zope
Applications
1 5 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.66%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (10.31%) PaaS
3 7 (3.14%) IaaS
3 7 (3.14%) SaaS
3 7 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.24%) GitHub
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.35%) Heroku
6 3 (1.35%) Engine Yard
6 3 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.11%) DNS
2 19 (8.52%) Firewall
3 16 (7.17%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.73%) Internet
5 11 (4.93%) HTTP
6 7 (3.14%) DHCP
6 7 (3.14%) FTP
6 7 (3.14%) IPsec
7 6 (2.69%) LDAP
7 6 (2.69%) VPN
8 5 (2.24%) SSL
9 4 (1.79%) VLAN
10 3 (1.35%) Network Security
10 3 (1.35%) SAN
10 3 (1.35%) SNMP
11 2 (0.90%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.45%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.45%) NAS
12 1 (0.45%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (29.15%) MySQL
2 33 (14.80%) NoSQL
3 22 (9.87%) MongoDB
4 20 (8.97%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (5.38%) Redis
7 10 (4.48%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.04%) SimpleDB
8 9 (4.04%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.45%) HBase
10 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.45%) Big Data
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) Presto
Development Applications
1 74 (33.18%) Jenkins
2 27 (12.11%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.42%) Maven
4 19 (8.52%) TeamCity
5 10 (4.48%) JIRA
6 8 (3.59%) Subversion
7 5 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.24%) RSpec
8 4 (1.79%) NUnit
9 3 (1.35%) Ant
9 3 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.35%) Hudson
10 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.45%) VisualVM
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (11.66%) Finance
2 19 (8.52%) Games
3 11 (4.93%) Law
4 6 (2.69%) Publishing
5 5 (2.24%) Retail
5 5 (2.24%) Marketing
6 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.35%) Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Electronics
8 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.91%) .NET
2 40 (17.94%) Web Services
3 21 (9.42%) J2EE
4 19 (8.52%) Servlets
5 13 (5.83%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (4.48%) LAMP
7 6 (2.69%) CSS
8 5 (2.24%) XML
8 5 (2.24%) JSON
9 4 (1.79%) MCollective
10 3 (1.35%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.90%) HTML
11 2 (0.90%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.45%) Java EE
12 1 (0.45%) Software Packaging
12 1 (0.45%) RESTful
12 1 (0.45%) HTML5
12 1 (0.45%) Memcached
12 1 (0.45%) CGI
12 1 (0.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Open Source
2 9 (4.04%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.59%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.69%) User Experience
4 6 (2.69%) Clustering
5 5 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.79%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.35%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.90%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.90%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.90%) Streaming Video
8 2 (0.90%) Replication
8 2 (0.90%) DTV
8 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.45%) Tandem
9 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 200 (89.69%) Linux
2 68 (30.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 66 (29.60%) Ubuntu
4 47 (21.08%) Windows
5 37 (16.59%) CentOS
6 18 (8.07%) UNIX
7 16 (7.17%) Solaris
8 12 (5.38%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.14%) Android
9 7 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.79%) Debian
12 3 (1.35%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (100.00%) DevOps
2 117 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (46.19%) Configuration Management
4 91 (40.81%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (20.18%) Scrum
6 32 (14.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (13.90%) Automated Testing
8 26 (11.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (10.31%) Build Automation
10 22 (9.87%) E-Commerce
11 19 (8.52%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (6.73%) Change Management
14 13 (5.83%) TDD
15 11 (4.93%) Release Management
15 11 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (4.48%) Kanban
17 9 (4.04%) Software Engineering
18 8 (3.59%) Content Management
19 7 (3.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 111 (49.78%) Java
1 111 (49.78%) Python
2 94 (42.15%) Bash Shell
3 70 (31.39%) Ruby
4 60 (26.91%) Perl
5 59 (26.46%) PHP
6 53 (23.77%) PowerShell
7 22 (9.87%) SQL
8 12 (5.38%) Shell Script
9 11 (4.93%) Go
10 10 (4.48%) C++
11 9 (4.04%) C#
11 9 (4.04%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.35%) Korn
13 2 (0.90%) Scala
14 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
1 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.24%) Varnish
5 4 (1.79%) KVM
5 4 (1.79%) Docker
6 3 (1.35%) XenServer
7 2 (0.90%) Xen
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.45%) LXC
8 1 (0.45%) iptables
8 1 (0.45%) vSphere
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 172 (77.13%) Puppet
2 142 (63.68%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (31.39%) Ansible
3 70 (31.39%) Nagios
4 32 (14.35%) Zenoss
5 15 (6.73%) Graphite
6 13 (5.83%) Salt
6 13 (5.83%) Vagrant
6 13 (5.83%) ZABBIX
7 11 (4.93%) Tivoli
8 8 (3.59%) logstash
9 6 (2.69%) Unicenter
9 6 (2.69%) BladeLogic
10 4 (1.79%) Control-M
10 4 (1.79%) collectd
11 3 (1.35%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.35%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.90%) Cacti
12 2 (0.90%) OpenAM
13 1 (0.45%) StatsD
Vendors
1 57 (25.56%) Red Hat
2 41 (18.39%) VMware
3 23 (10.31%) Oracle
4 17 (7.62%) Microsoft
5 12 (5.38%) Rackspace
6 7 (3.14%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.69%) SaltStack
8 5 (2.24%) Apple
9 4 (1.79%) Splunk
9 4 (1.79%) New Relic
10 3 (1.35%) Percona
11 2 (0.90%) Adobe
11 2 (0.90%) SAP
11 2 (0.90%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.45%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.45%) Dell
12 1 (0.45%) Citrix
12 1 (0.45%) BMC
12 1 (0.45%) NetApp
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus and other exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
abrs Limited
Salary: package
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ECS
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Explore Group
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago