Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 December 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 278 306
Rank change year-on-year +38 +28 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 17 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.053% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.054% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £54,500 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -23.08% +36.84% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6562 7389 8881
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.49% 98.00% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5560 6356 7247
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +3.80%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Leeds +32 16 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Halifax - 1 £47,500 -
Senior DevOps Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (88.24%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (88.24%) Puppet
3 13 (76.47%) Python
4 12 (70.59%) Linux
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
6 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
7 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 6 (35.29%) Ansible
8 6 (35.29%) Sensu
9 5 (29.41%) SOAP
9 5 (29.41%) Web Services
10 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 3 (17.65%) New Relic
11 3 (17.65%) GitHub
11 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (17.65%) C++
11 3 (17.65%) Java
11 3 (17.65%) DNS
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 3 (17.65%) Retail
11 3 (17.65%) Ruby
11 3 (17.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (17.65%) SaltStack

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (17.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (17.65%) GitHub
4 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 2 (11.76%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
1 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Sensu
2 5 (29.41%) SOAP
2 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (11.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (88.24%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Ansible
3 3 (17.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) New Relic
1 3 (17.65%) SaltStack
2 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) VMware