Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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

Development Operations Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 109 172
Rank change year-on-year -20 +63 +99
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 144 163 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.23% 2.59% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.72% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 118 142 137
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -13.04%
10th Percentile £43,000 £30,125 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,375 £68,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% -2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,167 6,000 8,505
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 95.48% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,045 4,809 6,801
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Berkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Berkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Berkshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Reading -2 63 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Maidenhead -17 41 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Bracknell - 22 £53,750 - 2
Newbury -3 11 £55,000 +69.23% 5
Slough -23 2 £56,250 -16.67% 1
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 Berkshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 144 (100.00%) DevOps
2 82 (56.94%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (56.94%) Linux
3 75 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (51.39%) Jenkins
4 74 (51.39%) Docker
5 62 (43.06%) Puppet
6 57 (39.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 55 (38.19%) Kubernetes
8 52 (36.11%) Windows
9 50 (34.72%) Terraform
10 49 (34.03%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (34.03%) Git (software)
11 42 (29.17%) Java
12 41 (28.47%) Test Automation
13 40 (27.78%) Python
14 38 (26.39%) Configuration Management
15 36 (25.00%) Bash Shell
16 33 (22.92%) Scrum
17 32 (22.22%) Open Source
17 32 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
18 30 (20.83%) Ansible
19 29 (20.14%) oVirt
20 27 (18.75%) C#
21 26 (18.06%) RHEV
21 26 (18.06%) Continuous Delivery
22 25 (17.36%) VMware
23 24 (16.67%) PowerShell
24 22 (15.28%) Red Hat
25 21 (14.58%) SQL

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 32 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (7.64%) Apache Spark
3 10 (6.94%) NServiceBus
4 7 (4.86%) Apache
5 6 (4.17%) JBoss
5 6 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.78%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.08%) IIS
8 2 (1.39%) Confluence
8 2 (1.39%) nginx
9 1 (0.69%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 82 (56.94%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (39.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.25%) PaaS
4 7 (4.86%) IaaS
5 6 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.47%) GitHub
7 4 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.08%) Akamai
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (2.08%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.08%) SaaS
8 3 (2.08%) Serverless
9 2 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.39%) Amazon SageMaker
9 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.33%) Firewall
2 10 (6.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.78%) VPN
4 3 (2.08%) Network Security
5 2 (1.39%) DHCP
5 2 (1.39%) DNS
5 2 (1.39%) SSL
5 2 (1.39%) VoIP
6 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.03%) Big Data
3 11 (7.64%) Apache Hive
3 11 (7.64%) Hadoop
3 11 (7.64%) Impala
4 10 (6.94%) HBase
5 8 (5.56%) MySQL
5 8 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.47%) DB2
9 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.39%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.69%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 74 (51.39%) Jenkins
2 49 (34.03%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (6.94%) Visual Studio
5 9 (6.25%) Subversion
6 8 (5.56%) Hudson
6 8 (5.56%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.78%) JIRA
7 4 (2.78%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.08%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.08%) GitLab
8 3 (2.08%) Maven
9 2 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.39%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (5.56%) Marketing
2 6 (4.17%) Retail
3 5 (3.47%) Games
4 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.39%) Finance
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.03%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (6.94%) .NET
3 9 (6.25%) Kafka
4 6 (4.17%) HTML
5 5 (3.47%) HTML5
5 5 (3.47%) RESTful
5 5 (3.47%) XML
6 4 (2.78%) LAMP
7 3 (2.08%) MLlib
7 3 (2.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (2.08%) REST
7 3 (2.08%) Spring Boot
7 3 (2.08%) Web Services
8 2 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.39%) LDAP
8 2 (1.39%) Middleware
8 2 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.39%) scikit-learn
8 2 (1.39%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) Private Cloud
2 10 (6.94%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.86%) BBC
5 6 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.08%) Clustering
7 3 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.39%) Replication
9 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 82 (56.94%) Linux
2 52 (36.11%) Windows
3 19 (13.19%) CentOS
4 9 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.78%) Unix
7 2 (1.39%) DC/OS
7 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.39%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (100.00%) DevOps
2 75 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.03%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (28.47%) Test Automation
5 38 (26.39%) Configuration Management
6 33 (22.92%) Scrum
7 32 (22.22%) Open Source
8 26 (18.06%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (13.19%) Change Control
10 18 (12.50%) Kanban
11 17 (11.81%) High Availability
12 15 (10.42%) Deployment Automation
13 14 (9.72%) Migration
14 13 (9.03%) Load Balancing
15 11 (7.64%) Data Analysis
15 11 (7.64%) Logistics
16 10 (6.94%) Software Engineering
17 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
17 9 (6.25%) Microservices
17 9 (6.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.17%) Java
2 40 (27.78%) Python
3 36 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 27 (18.75%) C#
5 24 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 21 (14.58%) SQL
7 16 (11.11%) Ruby
8 14 (9.72%) JavaScript
9 12 (8.33%) Perl
10 11 (7.64%) C
11 9 (6.25%) Go
12 3 (2.08%) PHP
12 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.08%) Scala
13 1 (0.69%) C-shell
13 1 (0.69%) Groovy
13 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.03%) Degree
3 11 (7.64%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) RHCE
5 1 (0.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.81%) QA
System Software
1 74 (51.39%) Docker
2 29 (20.14%) oVirt
3 26 (18.06%) RHEV
4 20 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (5.56%) Apache Flume
6 8 (5.56%) HDFS
7 5 (3.47%) KVM
8 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.39%) iptables
8 2 (1.39%) Varnish
8 2 (1.39%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.39%) Xen
8 2 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 62 (43.06%) Puppet
2 55 (38.19%) Kubernetes
3 50 (34.72%) Terraform
4 30 (20.83%) Ansible
5 18 (12.50%) Kibana
6 16 (11.11%) Nagios
7 14 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (6.94%) Grafana
9 10 (6.94%) ZABBIX
10 9 (6.25%) Graylog
11 8 (5.56%) Packer
12 7 (4.86%) Consul
13 5 (3.47%) Graphite
13 5 (3.47%) Icinga
14 3 (2.08%) Prometheus
14 3 (2.08%) rkt
14 3 (2.08%) Rundeck
15 2 (1.39%) Opsview
15 2 (1.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) VMware
2 22 (15.28%) Red Hat
3 11 (7.64%) Google
4 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.47%) IBM
6 5 (3.47%) Oracle
6 5 (3.47%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.08%) Informatica
7 3 (2.08%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.39%) New Relic
8 2 (1.39%) Tableau
9 1 (0.69%) CenturyLink
9 1 (0.69%) Splunk