Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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
England > North West
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 360 357
Rank change year-on-year +57 -3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 63 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.083% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.086% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 51 10 3
North West median annual salary £52,500 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.64% +2.17% -14.81%
10th Percentile £40,000 £43,250 £42,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £80,000 £69,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 11,296 12,770 11,939
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.66% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9,156 10,231 10,064
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,685 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in the North West

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in the North West

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in the North West

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +58 55 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Cheshire +20 7 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Senior DevOps Engineer
England

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 North West region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (84.13%) Linux
3 50 (79.37%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (76.19%) Docker
5 47 (74.60%) Ansible
6 45 (71.43%) Puppet
7 44 (69.84%) Python
8 42 (66.67%) Configuration Management
8 42 (66.67%) Jenkins
9 41 (65.08%) Opscode Chef
10 35 (55.56%) Kubernetes
10 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (46.03%) Terraform
12 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
13 19 (30.16%) Ruby
14 17 (26.98%) Windows
15 15 (23.81%) Public Cloud
16 14 (22.22%) Go
16 14 (22.22%) Perl
17 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
17 13 (20.63%) OpenShift
17 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
18 12 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 12 (19.05%) Product Management
18 12 (19.05%) Sensu
18 12 (19.05%) Graphite
18 12 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
18 12 (19.05%) Travis CI

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.76%) Apache Solr
1 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) JBoss
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (79.37%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (20.63%) OpenShift
5 12 (19.05%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (7.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (4.76%) SaaS
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.59%) GitHub
8 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) DNS
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
1 3 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.59%) Broadband
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) VoIP
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 42 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (19.05%) Travis CI
3 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (15.87%) Law
2 3 (4.76%) Automotive
3 2 (3.17%) French Language
3 2 (3.17%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) Japanese Language
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
1 12 (19.05%) Sensu
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) Node.js
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Public Cloud
2 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.76%) Debian
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 42 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
6 12 (19.05%) Product Management
7 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.52%) Scrum
8 6 (9.52%) Software Delivery
9 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.35%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (6.35%) Open Source
10 3 (4.76%) Benchmarking
10 3 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (4.76%) Load Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Migration
10 3 (4.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 2 (3.17%) Analytical Thinking
11 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) Python
2 19 (30.16%) Ruby
3 14 (22.22%) Go
3 14 (22.22%) Perl
4 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.11%) Java
6 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.17%) C#
10 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) AWS Certification
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (76.19%) Docker
2 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) Kamailio
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (74.60%) Ansible
2 45 (71.43%) Puppet
3 41 (65.08%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (55.56%) Kubernetes
5 29 (46.03%) Terraform
6 12 (19.05%) Graphite
6 12 (19.05%) Prometheus
7 3 (4.76%) Cobbler
7 3 (4.76%) Packer
7 3 (4.76%) Salt
8 2 (3.17%) Rancher
9 1 (1.59%) Consul
9 1 (1.59%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Intapp
2 6 (9.52%) Google
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.59%) SaltStack