Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 530 633
Rank change year-on-year +17 +103 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 42 58 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.17% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 18
South East median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -2.08% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £49,375
90th Percentile £75,625 £90,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29734 34034 41244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24799 28533 34421
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in the South East

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in the South East

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in the South East

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +12 15 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Hampshire +16 10 £65,000 -27.78%
Berkshire +15 6 £62,500 +25.00%
West Sussex +3 6 £52,500 -13.42%
Oxfordshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
East Sussex -7 4 £50,000 -16.67%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 4 £65,000 -
Surrey 0 3 £60,000 -11.11%
Senior DevOps Engineer
England

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (90.48%) Linux
3 31 (73.81%) Python
4 30 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (64.29%) Puppet
6 23 (54.76%) Bash Shell
7 22 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
8 20 (47.62%) Docker
8 20 (47.62%) Java
8 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (40.48%) Windows
10 14 (33.33%) Perl
10 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 13 (30.95%) Unix
11 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
11 13 (30.95%) Ruby
12 12 (28.57%) SaaS
12 12 (28.57%) Kubernetes
12 12 (28.57%) Ansible
13 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (23.81%) Terraform
15 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (19.05%) DNS
16 8 (19.05%) PHP
16 8 (19.05%) Ubuntu
16 8 (19.05%) SDLC
17 7 (16.67%) Migration
17 7 (16.67%) C
17 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (11.90%) Confluence
1 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (28.57%) SaaS
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (9.52%) IaaS
5 4 (9.52%) PaaS
6 3 (7.14%) GitHub
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) Maven
3 5 (11.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (11.90%) Subversion
4 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.14%) Banking
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) Middleware
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) OpenMP
5 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Fintech
1 4 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) Ubuntu
5 7 (16.67%) CoreOS
5 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (9.52%) CentOS
7 4 (9.52%) Debian
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Configuration Management
4 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (19.05%) SDLC
6 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (16.67%) Migration
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Coaching
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) SOA
8 5 (11.90%) Validation
9 4 (9.52%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (9.52%) High Availability
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) Python
2 23 (54.76%) Bash Shell
3 20 (47.62%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) Perl
4 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 13 (30.95%) Ruby
6 8 (19.05%) PHP
7 7 (16.67%) C
7 7 (16.67%) Go
8 6 (14.29%) C#
9 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
10 3 (7.14%) Groovy
11 2 (4.76%) C++
11 2 (4.76%) Korn
11 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
12 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) GCP
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) NFS
2 4 (9.52%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (64.29%) Puppet
2 22 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (28.57%) Ansible
3 12 (28.57%) Kubernetes
4 10 (23.81%) Terraform
5 5 (11.90%) Grafana
5 5 (11.90%) Kibana
5 5 (11.90%) Packer
5 5 (11.90%) StatsD
6 1 (2.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) New Relic
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (2.38%) Google