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The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Development Operations Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 240 135 211
Rank change year-on-year -105 +76 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 42 102 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 2.05% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 2.21% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 98 57
10th Percentile - £70,000 £71,250
25th Percentile £81,250 £80,313 £75,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
75th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £96,250
90th Percentile £106,750 £112,500 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,779 4,624 6,834
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.79% 92.94% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5,473 4,115 6,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
25th Percentile £55,875 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £66,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% +1.54%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,250 £70,000 £67,000
% change year-on-year +0.36% +4.48% +3.08%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in the City of London

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in the City of London

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in the City of London

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London Bridge - 2 £81,250 -
Moorgate - 1 £95,000 -
Senior DevOps Engineer
Central London

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, Senior DevOps Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (90.48%) Terraform
3 33 (78.57%) Infrastructure as Code
4 30 (71.43%) CI/CD
4 30 (71.43%) Azure
5 23 (54.76%) TeamCity
5 23 (54.76%) Kubernetes
6 21 (50.00%) Docker
7 17 (40.48%) Serverless
8 16 (38.10%) Fintech
9 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
10 14 (33.33%) SaaS
11 11 (26.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (26.19%) AWS
11 11 (26.19%) Python
11 11 (26.19%) Migration
12 10 (23.81%) Cloud Native
13 7 (16.67%) Linux
14 6 (14.29%) Bash
14 6 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (11.90%) Blockchain
15 5 (11.90%) Ansible
15 5 (11.90%) Machine Learning
15 5 (11.90%) Kafka
16 4 (9.52%) Agile
16 4 (9.52%) Social Skills
16 4 (9.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 4 (9.52%) Data Science
17 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
17 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.38%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 30 (71.43%) Azure
2 17 (40.48%) Serverless
3 14 (33.33%) SaaS
4 11 (26.19%) AWS
5 6 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (7.14%) GCP
7 2 (4.76%) NuGet
7 2 (4.76%) Pulumi
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon MSK
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Step Functions
8 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Functions
8 1 (2.38%) Cloudflare
8 1 (2.38%) Datadog
8 1 (2.38%) GitHub
8 1 (2.38%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) BigQuery
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) TeamCity
2 11 (26.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.38%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.38%) GitLab
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Spock
General
1 4 (9.52%) Social Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Kafka
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.38%) Django
3 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.38%) GraphQL
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) pytest
3 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Cloud Native
2 5 (11.90%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 33 (78.57%) Infrastructure as Code
3 30 (71.43%) CI/CD
4 16 (38.10%) Fintech
5 11 (26.19%) Migration
6 5 (11.90%) Machine Learning
7 4 (9.52%) Agile
7 4 (9.52%) Data Science
7 4 (9.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.76%) Analytics
9 2 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.76%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.38%) Artefact Management
10 1 (2.38%) Cloud Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (26.19%) Python
3 6 (14.29%) Bash
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.38%) Go
5 1 (2.38%) Groovy
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) LXC
Systems Management
1 38 (90.48%) Terraform
2 23 (54.76%) Kubernetes
3 5 (11.90%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.76%) Prometheus
4 2 (4.76%) Puppet
4 2 (4.76%) Salt
5 1 (2.38%) Istio
5 1 (2.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.76%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) New Relic