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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Site Reliability Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Site Reliability Engineering over the 6 months to 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 214 129 159
Rank change year-on-year -85 +30 +99
Permanent jobs citing Site Reliability Engineering 86 122 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.07% 2.25% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 2.36% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 117 90
10th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,250
25th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £127,500 £108,750 £106,250
90th Percentile £142,500 £117,500 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £87,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06% -

Site Reliability Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,651 5,173 5,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.00% 95.41% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,781 4,623 5,041
10th Percentile £45,500 £43,750 £42,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

Site Reliability Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Site Reliability Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Site Reliability Engineering in the City of London

Site Reliability Engineering
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Site Reliability Engineering in the City of London.

Salary trend for Site Reliability Engineering in the City of London

Site Reliability Engineering
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Site Reliability Engineering in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Site Reliability Engineering in the City of London

Site Reliability Engineering
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 Site Reliability Engineering within the City of London region over the 6 months to 1 July 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
Moorgate - 1 £95,000 -
London Bridge - 1 £105,000 -
Site Reliability Engineering
Central London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, IT jobs citing Site Reliability Engineering also mentioned 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 with a requirement for Site Reliability Engineering.

1 71 (82.56%) DevOps
2 52 (60.47%) Terraform
2 52 (60.47%) Python
3 44 (51.16%) AWS
4 42 (48.84%) Azure
5 38 (44.19%) Java
5 38 (44.19%) Kubernetes
6 34 (39.53%) CI/CD
7 32 (37.21%) Finance
8 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
8 26 (30.23%) Docker
8 26 (30.23%) Infrastructure as Code
9 25 (29.07%) GCP
10 24 (27.91%) Ansible
10 24 (27.91%) Observability
11 20 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (23.26%) C++
12 19 (22.09%) Full Stack Development
13 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
14 17 (19.77%) Bash
14 17 (19.77%) C
14 17 (19.77%) ITSM
15 16 (18.60%) Service Management
15 16 (18.60%) Linux
15 16 (18.60%) New Relic
15 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
15 16 (18.60%) Service-Level Objective
16 14 (16.28%) Social Skills
16 14 (16.28%) Go
16 14 (16.28%) Agile

Site Reliability Engineering
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 4 (4.65%) Confluence
2 3 (3.49%) nginx
2 3 (3.49%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 44 (51.16%) AWS
2 42 (48.84%) Azure
3 25 (29.07%) GCP
4 6 (6.98%) OpenShift
5 4 (4.65%) Datadog
6 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.49%) GitHub
6 3 (3.49%) Google Kubernetes Engine
6 3 (3.49%) Serverless
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.33%) AWS Direct Connect
7 2 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.33%) Azure AKS
7 2 (2.33%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (2.33%) Azure Monitor
7 2 (2.33%) Route 53
7 2 (2.33%) Slack
7 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.16%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Firewall
1 3 (3.49%) Network Security
2 2 (2.33%) Broadband
2 2 (2.33%) NGFW
2 2 (2.33%) NGN
2 2 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.16%) DNS
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) Big Data
2 5 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.81%) MySQL
3 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.49%) ArangoDB
4 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (1.16%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.16%) DB2
6 1 (1.16%) DynamoDB
6 1 (1.16%) GIS
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.30%) CircleCI
3 6 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.98%) JIRA
4 5 (5.81%) GitLab
5 4 (4.65%) Travis CI
6 3 (3.49%) Gradle
6 3 (3.49%) Maven
7 2 (2.33%) GoCD
7 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.16%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.16%) eggPlant
8 1 (1.16%) fastlane
8 1 (1.16%) Locust
General
1 32 (37.21%) Finance
2 14 (16.28%) Social Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Law
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) French Language
4 2 (2.33%) German Language
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.33%) Russian Language
4 2 (2.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 32 (37.21%) Site Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (10.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (5.81%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.81%) DevOps Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.33%) Electronics Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Network Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Senior Support Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) Kafka
2 5 (5.81%) React
3 4 (4.65%) Node.js
4 3 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.33%) GraphQL
5 2 (2.33%) Next.js
5 2 (2.33%) RESTful
5 2 (2.33%) Velocity
5 2 (2.33%) XML
6 1 (1.16%) .NET
6 1 (1.16%) Middleware
6 1 (1.16%) OpenTelemetry
6 1 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Cloud Native
2 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.65%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) Blog
5 2 (2.33%) Equities
5 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) Social Media
5 2 (2.33%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.16%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Linux
2 4 (4.65%) Unix
3 3 (3.49%) CentOS
4 2 (2.33%) Windows
5 1 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (82.56%) DevOps
2 34 (39.53%) CI/CD
3 26 (30.23%) Infrastructure as Code
4 24 (27.91%) Observability
5 20 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (22.09%) Full Stack Development
7 17 (19.77%) ITSM
8 16 (18.60%) Service Management
8 16 (18.60%) Service-Level Objective
9 14 (16.28%) Agile
10 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
11 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.98%) Fintech
13 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Automation
13 6 (6.98%) Machine Learning
14 5 (5.81%) Continuous Deployment
14 5 (5.81%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (5.81%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) Python
2 38 (44.19%) Java
3 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.26%) C++
5 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
6 17 (19.77%) Bash
6 17 (19.77%) C
7 14 (16.28%) Go
8 8 (9.30%) SQL
9 4 (4.65%) C#
9 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.33%) Groovy
11 1 (1.16%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.16%) PHP
11 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (3.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Accessibility
1 2 (2.33%) ISO 15022
1 2 (2.33%) ISO 20022
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Docker
2 3 (3.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 52 (60.47%) Terraform
2 38 (44.19%) Kubernetes
3 24 (27.91%) Ansible
4 8 (9.30%) Puppet
5 7 (8.14%) Prometheus
6 6 (6.98%) Grafana
7 4 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (3.49%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.49%) Istio
9 2 (2.33%) FortiGate
10 1 (1.16%) Packer
10 1 (1.16%) Rancher
10 1 (1.16%) Rundeck
10 1 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) New Relic
2 4 (4.65%) VMware
3 3 (3.49%) F5
3 3 (3.49%) Sybase
4 2 (2.33%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.16%) Splunk
5 1 (1.16%) Sun