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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior DevOps Engineer
Rank 766 849 845
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 133 61 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.052% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.055% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 114 54 30
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £41,250 -
% change year-on-year
+57.57% -

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +91 129 £65,000 +8.33% 13
London +52 101 £65,000 +4.00% 12
City of London +68 37 £65,000 +4.00% 7
South East +14 8 £70,000 +16.66%
West Midlands - 6 £61,250 -
South West -16 5 £67,500 +35.00%
East of England - 5 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire - 4 £70,000 -
Reading - 4 £70,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +6 3 £42,500 +9.67%
Leeds +5 3 £42,500 +6.25%
West Yorkshire +5 3 £42,500 +9.67%
Bristol -12 3 £67,500 +35.00%
Hampshire - 3 £60,000 -
Scotland - 3 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £57,500 -
Coventry - 2 £65,000 -
North West - 1 £67,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Somerset - 1 £67,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £67,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £67,500 -
Fareham - 1 £50,000 -
Street - 1 £67,500 -
Essex - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 264 (100.00%) DevOps
2 247 (93.56%) Linux
3 198 (75.00%) Puppet
4 195 (73.86%) Opscode Chef
5 165 (62.50%) Python
6 144 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 130 (49.24%) Configuration Management
8 129 (48.86%) Java
9 108 (40.91%) Ruby
10 104 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
11 102 (38.64%) Jenkins
11 102 (38.64%) Ansible
12 94 (35.61%) Bash Shell
13 93 (35.23%) Amazon AWS
14 73 (27.65%) Nagios
15 70 (26.52%) Perl
16 69 (26.14%) Apache
17 62 (23.48%) .NET
18 61 (23.11%) Red Hat
19 59 (22.35%) Windows
20 58 (21.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 57 (21.59%) PHP
22 55 (20.83%) Scrum
22 55 (20.83%) Git (software)
23 50 (18.94%) PowerShell
23 50 (18.94%) Ubuntu
23 50 (18.94%) IIS
24 49 (18.56%) MySQL
25 47 (17.80%) UNIX
26 45 (17.05%) VMware

Senior DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 69 (26.14%) Apache
2 50 (18.94%) IIS
3 42 (15.91%) nginx
4 33 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 14 (5.30%) JBoss
6 13 (4.92%) Node.js
7 10 (3.79%) OpenStack
7 10 (3.79%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.27%) Drupal
10 4 (1.52%) Jetty
10 4 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.38%) Mule
11 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.38%) CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Zope
11 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (35.23%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.20%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.41%) PaaS
4 9 (3.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (3.03%) Amazon S3
6 6 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (1.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.52%) SaaS
8 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.14%) Datadog
8 3 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.14%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Heroku
9 2 (0.76%) IaaS
10 1 (0.38%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.38%) Joyent
10 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.30%) Internet
2 12 (4.55%) HTTP
3 10 (3.79%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.79%) DNS
4 9 (3.41%) SSL
5 8 (3.03%) Firewall
6 6 (2.27%) VPN
6 6 (2.27%) FTP
7 5 (1.89%) SSH
8 3 (1.14%) IPsec
8 3 (1.14%) SNMP
8 3 (1.14%) DHCP
9 2 (0.76%) LAN
9 2 (0.76%) WAN
9 2 (0.76%) SMTP
9 2 (0.76%) VLAN
9 2 (0.76%) MRTG
9 2 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.38%) NAS
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.56%) MySQL
2 26 (9.85%) NoSQL
3 24 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 18 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 17 (6.44%) Redis
6 13 (4.92%) Big Data
7 12 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.27%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.89%) DB2
11 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.76%) SimpleDB
13 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.76%) HBase
13 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.76%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.38%) Presto
Development Applications
1 102 (38.64%) Jenkins
2 55 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.95%) Maven
4 16 (6.06%) JIRA
5 15 (5.68%) TeamCity
6 14 (5.30%) Hudson
7 9 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (2.65%) Ant
9 6 (2.27%) ClearCase
9 6 (2.27%) Subversion
10 4 (1.52%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.14%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.38%) PVCS
13 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.38%) Gradle
13 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.38%) RSpec
13 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (10.98%) Finance
2 20 (7.58%) Law
3 19 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.68%) Games
5 14 (5.30%) Retail
6 9 (3.41%) Marketing
7 8 (3.03%) Publishing
8 6 (2.27%) Advertising
8 6 (2.27%) Banking
9 5 (1.89%) Electronics
9 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (23.48%) .NET
2 40 (15.15%) Web Services
3 20 (7.58%) LAMP
4 19 (7.20%) Servlets
5 16 (6.06%) J2EE
6 12 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (2.65%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.65%) HTML
9 6 (2.27%) JSP
9 6 (2.27%) XML
9 6 (2.27%) POSIX
10 5 (1.89%) RESTful
11 4 (1.52%) Play Framework
11 4 (1.52%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.14%) Kafka
12 3 (1.14%) REST
12 3 (1.14%) Memcached
13 2 (0.76%) WCF
13 2 (0.76%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 8 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.27%) E-Learning
3 6 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.89%) DTV
4 5 (1.89%) Replication
4 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.52%) Semantic Web
5 4 (1.52%) Clustering
5 4 (1.52%) PKI
5 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.14%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.76%) User Experience
8 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.38%) CMDB
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 247 (93.56%) Linux
2 59 (22.35%) Windows
3 58 (21.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 50 (18.94%) Ubuntu
5 47 (17.80%) UNIX
6 31 (11.74%) CentOS
7 10 (3.79%) Solaris
7 10 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.41%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.65%) AIX
10 6 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.89%) Debian
11 5 (1.89%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (1.14%) Android
12 3 (1.14%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.76%) Fedora
14 1 (0.38%) SUSE
14 1 (0.38%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (100.00%) DevOps
2 144 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (49.24%) Configuration Management
4 104 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (20.83%) Scrum
6 30 (11.36%) Open Source
7 28 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (10.61%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.85%) Automated Testing
9 21 (7.95%) Software Engineering
9 21 (7.95%) TDD
9 21 (7.95%) Continuous Delivery
10 20 (7.58%) Unit Testing
11 17 (6.44%) BDD
12 15 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (4.92%) Build Automation
14 12 (4.55%) Kanban
15 11 (4.17%) Validation
16 10 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (3.79%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (62.50%) Python
2 129 (48.86%) Java
3 108 (40.91%) Ruby
4 94 (35.61%) Bash Shell
5 70 (26.52%) Perl
6 57 (21.59%) PHP
7 50 (18.94%) PowerShell
8 25 (9.47%) JavaScript
9 23 (8.71%) SQL
10 14 (5.30%) C#
11 11 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.65%) C++
12 7 (2.65%) Go
13 5 (1.89%) Groovy
14 4 (1.52%) Scala
15 2 (0.76%) C
15 2 (0.76%) Erlang
15 2 (0.76%) Korn
16 1 (0.38%) PHP5
16 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.76%) Degree
3 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (10.98%) Docker
3 8 (3.03%) Varnish
4 7 (2.65%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.52%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.14%) XenServer
6 3 (1.14%) KVM
6 3 (1.14%) iptables
7 2 (0.76%) Xen
8 1 (0.38%) LXC
8 1 (0.38%) vSphere
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.38%) vCloud
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 198 (75.00%) Puppet
2 195 (73.86%) Opscode Chef
3 102 (38.64%) Ansible
4 73 (27.65%) Nagios
5 32 (12.12%) Vagrant
6 27 (10.23%) Zenoss
7 18 (6.82%) ZABBIX
8 15 (5.68%) Graphite
9 13 (4.92%) logstash
10 11 (4.17%) Salt
11 5 (1.89%) Capistrano
12 4 (1.52%) Tivoli
12 4 (1.52%) HAProxy
12 4 (1.52%) CFEngine
12 4 (1.52%) Kibana
13 3 (1.14%) Mesos
13 3 (1.14%) Rundeck
13 3 (1.14%) Unicenter
13 3 (1.14%) Cacti
14 2 (0.76%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 61 (23.11%) Red Hat
2 45 (17.05%) VMware
3 25 (9.47%) Rackspace
4 20 (7.58%) Oracle
5 14 (5.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.55%) New Relic
7 6 (2.27%) SaltStack
7 6 (2.27%) Apple
8 5 (1.89%) SAP
9 4 (1.52%) Cisco
9 4 (1.52%) Google
10 3 (1.14%) F5
10 3 (1.14%) Splunk
11 2 (0.76%) Perforce
11 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.76%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.38%) hybris
12 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.38%) Sun
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sainsbury
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago