Period
to 29 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

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
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 238 277
Rank change year-on-year +94 +39 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 54 90 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 0.91% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.95% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 68 105 82
Median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £81,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £95,375 £120,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

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 3,746 9,490 10,667
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.30% 95.48% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,274 8,222 9,551
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36% +5.83%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,675 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +5.93%

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 29 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, Senior DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 54 (100.00%) DevOps
2 37 (68.52%) Terraform
3 34 (62.96%) Kubernetes
4 29 (53.70%) AWS
5 26 (48.15%) Docker
6 25 (46.30%) Python
7 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (35.19%) Ansible
9 18 (33.33%) Azure
9 18 (33.33%) Linux
10 17 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (31.48%) Puppet
10 17 (31.48%) Infrastructure as Code
11 16 (29.63%) Finance
12 15 (27.78%) Bash Shell
12 15 (27.78%) GCP
12 15 (27.78%) Fintech
13 14 (25.93%) Java
14 13 (24.07%) Configuration Management
14 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
15 12 (22.22%) Microservices
16 11 (20.37%) Cloud Native
17 10 (18.52%) Software Delivery
18 9 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
18 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
19 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
20 7 (12.96%) Amazon EKS
20 7 (12.96%) Publishing
20 7 (12.96%) Migration
20 7 (12.96%) YAML

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 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) Ethereum
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 29 (53.70%) AWS
2 18 (33.33%) Azure
3 15 (27.78%) GCP
4 7 (12.96%) Amazon EKS
5 6 (11.11%) IaaS
6 5 (9.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (9.26%) PaaS
7 4 (7.41%) SaaS
8 3 (5.56%) Akamai
8 3 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (5.56%) Stackdriver
9 2 (3.70%) GitHub
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.85%) Datadog
10 1 (1.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Network Security
2 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
1 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) HBase
3 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Bitbucket
3 4 (7.41%) GitLab
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Publishing
3 6 (11.11%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) YAML
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.70%) Kafka
4 1 (1.85%) LDAP
4 1 (1.85%) OAuth
4 1 (1.85%) SAML
4 1 (1.85%) Sensu
4 1 (1.85%) Spring
4 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) FMCG
3 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.56%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (31.48%) Infrastructure as Code
4 15 (27.78%) Fintech
5 13 (24.07%) Configuration Management
6 12 (22.22%) Microservices
7 10 (18.52%) Software Delivery
8 9 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
9 7 (12.96%) Migration
9 7 (12.96%) Resource Management
10 6 (11.11%) B2C
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.11%) Project Delivery
10 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 5 (9.26%) Blue-Green Deployment
11 5 (9.26%) Canary Deployment
11 5 (9.26%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Python
2 15 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 14 (25.93%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) Go
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) Kotlin
6 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) AWS Certification
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 26 (48.15%) Docker
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 37 (68.52%) Terraform
2 34 (62.96%) Kubernetes
3 19 (35.19%) Ansible
4 17 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (31.48%) Puppet
5 5 (9.26%) Salt
6 4 (7.41%) Grafana
6 4 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (5.56%) Istio
8 1 (1.85%) Ambari
8 1 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.85%) Oozie
8 1 (1.85%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Adobe
2 3 (5.56%) hybris
2 3 (5.56%) New Relic
2 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.85%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.85%) Splunk
4 1 (1.85%) Sybase