Period
to 24 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 183 292
Rank change year-on-year -2 +109 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 60 13 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.04% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 49 13 17
10th Percentile £51,500 £44,000 £48,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% +33.72%
75th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £67,250 "
England median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,447 3,946 7,435
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.04% 96.03% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4,336 3,410 6,088
10th Percentile £27,853 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,548
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,063
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +2 41 £65,000 +18.18% 1
North Yorkshire +3 11 £65,000 +44.44% 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £54,000 -
Senior DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) DevOps
2 39 (65.00%) AWS
3 34 (56.67%) Terraform
4 29 (48.33%) Kubernetes
4 29 (48.33%) Azure
5 26 (43.33%) Ansible
6 25 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
7 22 (36.67%) Coaching
8 20 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 19 (31.67%) Linux
10 18 (30.00%) GitLab
11 17 (28.33%) Decision-Making
12 16 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 15 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
15 13 (21.67%) Kafka
15 13 (21.67%) Apache
15 13 (21.67%) Python
15 13 (21.67%) GCP
16 12 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
16 12 (20.00%) Istio
16 12 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
16 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
17 11 (18.33%) Games
18 10 (16.67%) C#

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (21.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 39 (65.00%) AWS
2 29 (48.33%) Azure
3 13 (21.67%) GCP
4 4 (6.67%) IaaS
4 4 (6.67%) Serverless
5 3 (5.00%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.67%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 18 (30.00%) GitLab
3 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.00%) CircleCI
5 5 (8.33%) Spinnaker
6 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 11 (18.33%) Games
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 7 (11.67%) Social Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Kafka
2 8 (13.33%) Apache Flex
3 7 (11.67%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) .NET
5 5 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (8.33%) Loki
6 4 (6.67%) Node.js
6 4 (6.67%) REST
7 3 (5.00%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (15.00%) Cloud Native
4 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.00%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (5.00%) Social Media
6 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 22 (36.67%) Coaching
4 17 (28.33%) Decision-Making
5 16 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
8 8 (13.33%) Scrum
8 8 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 8 (13.33%) Visualisation
9 6 (10.00%) TDD
9 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 5 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
10 5 (8.33%) SDLC
10 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) Python
2 10 (16.67%) C#
2 10 (16.67%) Java
3 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.33%) Go
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (56.67%) Terraform
2 29 (48.33%) Kubernetes
3 26 (43.33%) Ansible
4 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (20.00%) Istio
6 6 (10.00%) Puppet
7 5 (8.33%) Grafana
7 5 (8.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco
2 3 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (3.33%) Splunk