Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 September 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 495 521
Rank change year-on-year -4 +26 +109
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 43 45 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 66
South East median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +8.89% -6.25%
10th Percentile £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £75,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

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 28,156 27,990 35,024
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.71% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23,426 23,332 29,574
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 September 2018.

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 September 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
Thames Valley +4 20 £66,000 +14.78% 5
Surrey - 12 £62,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +2 11 £66,000 +20.00% 1
Hampshire -17 7 £62,500 -3.85% 2
Berkshire -1 6 £67,500 -3.57% 4
Buckinghamshire +22 3 £57,500 +4.55%
East Sussex -19 2 £71,250 +42.50%
Kent - 2 £62,500 -
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 September 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 South East region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) DevOps
2 32 (74.42%) Linux
3 30 (69.77%) Puppet
4 28 (65.12%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (44.19%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (41.86%) Ansible
7 18 (41.86%) Docker
8 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
8 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
8 16 (37.21%) Python
9 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
9 15 (34.88%) Windows
9 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
10 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
11 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (30.23%) Bash Shell
12 12 (27.91%) Terraform
12 12 (27.91%) Kubernetes
13 11 (25.58%) Analytics
13 11 (25.58%) Data Analytics
13 11 (25.58%) CentOS
13 11 (25.58%) Finance
14 10 (23.26%) Scrum
14 10 (23.26%) C#
14 10 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (20.93%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (20.93%) Deployment Automation

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 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) EPiServer
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) nginx
3 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.33%) Jetty
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (65.12%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (20.93%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (20.93%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (18.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (16.28%) NuGet
6 4 (9.30%) OpenShift
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
7 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (4.65%) npm
8 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) DMZ
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) Big Data
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.98%) Redis
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
3 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (16.28%) Subversion
4 7 (16.28%) TeamCity
5 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
6 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (9.30%) MSBuild
6 4 (9.30%) MSTest
6 4 (9.30%) Ranorex
6 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.65%) Bower
7 2 (4.65%) Maven
8 1 (2.33%) Ant
8 1 (2.33%) Gradle
8 1 (2.33%) Hudson
8 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) Web Services
3 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.30%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (6.98%) Middleware
4 3 (6.98%) Velocity
5 2 (4.65%) RESTful
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.33%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) Windows
3 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (25.58%) CentOS
5 7 (16.28%) Ubuntu
6 6 (13.95%) Debian
7 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
4 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (25.58%) Analytics
5 11 (25.58%) Data Analytics
6 10 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (23.26%) Scrum
7 9 (20.93%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (16.28%) Migration
10 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
11 5 (11.63%) ITIL
11 5 (11.63%) Re-Platforming
11 5 (11.63%) Server Management
12 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.30%) Kanban
12 4 (9.30%) Open Source
12 4 (9.30%) TDD
12 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Python
2 13 (30.23%) Bash Shell
2 13 (30.23%) PowerShell
3 10 (23.26%) C#
4 9 (20.93%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) SQL
7 3 (6.98%) Korn
7 3 (6.98%) Perl
7 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.98%) VBScript
8 2 (4.65%) C
8 2 (4.65%) C++
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) Go
9 1 (2.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) LXC
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) KVM
3 2 (4.65%) VirtualBox
3 2 (4.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (69.77%) Puppet
2 19 (44.19%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (41.86%) Ansible
4 12 (27.91%) Kubernetes
4 12 (27.91%) Terraform
5 4 (9.30%) Packer
5 4 (9.30%) ZABBIX
6 3 (6.98%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (6.98%) Grafana
6 3 (6.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (6.98%) Nagios
6 3 (6.98%) Salt
6 3 (6.98%) Xymon
7 2 (4.65%) Kibana
7 2 (4.65%) logstash
7 2 (4.65%) Prometheus
7 2 (4.65%) Rundeck
8 1 (2.33%) Consul
8 1 (2.33%) Graphite
8 1 (2.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Google
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle