Period
to 22 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £71,560 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 22 April 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 109 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.30% 0.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £71,560 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.45% - -
North East median annual salary £71,560 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year +24.45% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 975 1,440 917
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 97.89% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1,237 804
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.78%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 3 £71,560 +24.45% 1
Senior DevOps Engineer
North East

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes