Period
to 10 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £59,140 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 82 84
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% 1.48% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.54% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £59,140 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -8.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £42,950 £43,875 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,069 £71,029 £65,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £59,140 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% -8.33% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 746 907 759
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.90% 95.88% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 588 754 653
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,959
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +9.09% +1.19%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,563 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,463 £64,063
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +3.90%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Azure
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) C#

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Azure
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft