The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Development Operations Engineer
England / South East
Rank 385 449 430
Rank change year-on-year +64 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 15 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.042% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.043% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 20
Median salary £62,500 £39,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.25% -40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £39,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14300 18571 19699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.68% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11905 15855 15931
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +38 7 £75,000 +92.30%
Oxfordshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £62,500 -
Senior DevOps Engineer
England

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (81.48%) Linux
3 18 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 15 (55.56%) Python
4 15 (55.56%) MySQL
4 15 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
6 13 (48.15%) SaaS
6 13 (48.15%) Finance
6 13 (48.15%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 12 (44.44%) Build Automation
7 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
7 12 (44.44%) Fintech
8 11 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.93%) Puppet
9 7 (25.93%) Perl
9 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) DHCP
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Ruby
10 6 (22.22%) IaaS
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (18.52%) PaaS
11 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (18.52%) Patch Management
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
11 5 (18.52%) Email Filtering

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) SaaS
2 11 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (22.22%) IaaS
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (18.52%) PaaS
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) DHCP
3 5 (18.52%) Kerberos
3 5 (18.52%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (44.44%) Fintech
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Mac OS X
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.81%) Unix
5 2 (7.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (44.44%) Build Automation
2 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Email Filtering
4 5 (18.52%) Identity Management
4 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (18.52%) Patch Management
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) BCP
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) Security Hardening
7 1 (3.70%) Server Hardening
7 1 (3.70%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 15 (55.56%) Python
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Perl
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
6 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.41%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (18.52%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.70%) SELinux
5 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
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