Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 123 181
Rank change year-on-year -2 +58 +106
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 137 147 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.28% 2.29% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 2.39% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 123 113 115
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% -
10th Percentile £43,800 £28,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 5,706 6,146 8,111
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.55% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,546 4,945 6,358
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 70 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Maidenhead -14 34 £55,000 - 2
Newbury +22 25 £55,000 +69.23% 6
Slough -22 3 £55,000 -10.20% 1
Bracknell - 1 £60,000 - 2
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 137 (100.00%) DevOps
2 92 (67.15%) Amazon AWS
3 83 (60.58%) Docker
4 78 (56.93%) Jenkins
4 78 (56.93%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (52.55%) Kubernetes
6 70 (51.09%) Linux
7 67 (48.91%) Terraform
8 62 (45.26%) Puppet
9 58 (42.34%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (37.96%) Git (software)
11 50 (36.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 49 (35.77%) Bash Shell
13 46 (33.58%) Ansible
13 46 (33.58%) Python
14 44 (32.12%) Test Automation
15 39 (28.47%) Configuration Management
16 33 (24.09%) Red Hat
16 33 (24.09%) Java
16 33 (24.09%) CentOS
17 31 (22.63%) oVirt
18 29 (21.17%) Elasticsearch
19 28 (20.44%) RHEV
20 21 (15.33%) Opscode Chef
20 21 (15.33%) PowerShell
20 21 (15.33%) Elastic Stack
21 20 (14.60%) Continuous Delivery
22 19 (13.87%) Google
22 19 (13.87%) Windows
23 18 (13.14%) C#

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 29 (21.17%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.84%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.11%) nginx
4 5 (3.65%) Apache
5 4 (2.92%) JBoss
6 3 (2.19%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.19%) Confluence
6 3 (2.19%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.46%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.46%) IIS
8 1 (0.73%) Drupal
8 1 (0.73%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 92 (67.15%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (36.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.76%) GitHub
4 11 (8.03%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (6.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (6.57%) PaaS
5 9 (6.57%) SaaS
5 9 (6.57%) Serverless
6 8 (5.84%) Amazon S3
7 7 (5.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (5.11%) IaaS
8 6 (4.38%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (4.38%) CloudFront
8 6 (4.38%) Route 53
8 6 (4.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (3.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (2.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (2.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (2.19%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.84%) Firewall
2 8 (5.84%) VPN
3 4 (2.92%) SNMP
4 3 (2.19%) DHCP
4 3 (2.19%) DNS
5 2 (1.46%) SSL
6 1 (0.73%) Internet
6 1 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.22%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.49%) Big Data
3 11 (8.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.57%) MySQL
6 8 (5.84%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.38%) HBase
8 6 (4.38%) MariaDB
8 6 (4.38%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.38%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.38%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.65%) DB2
10 3 (2.19%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.19%) Impala
11 2 (1.46%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.46%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.73%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 78 (56.93%) Jenkins
2 52 (37.96%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (9.49%) Subversion
5 10 (7.30%) JIRA
6 9 (6.57%) Vagrant
7 7 (5.11%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.92%) Ant
8 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.92%) Gradle
8 4 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.92%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.19%) GitLab
9 3 (2.19%) Maven
9 3 (2.19%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.46%) Hudson
10 2 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.65%) Games
2 3 (2.19%) Marketing
2 3 (2.19%) Retail
2 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.73%) Advertising
3 1 (0.73%) Banking
3 1 (0.73%) Finance
3 1 (0.73%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.33%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (7.30%) Web Services
3 9 (6.57%) Kafka
4 8 (5.84%) Node.js
5 7 (5.11%) REST
6 6 (4.38%) .NET
7 5 (3.65%) HTML
7 5 (3.65%) HTML5
7 5 (3.65%) LAMP
7 5 (3.65%) RESTful
7 5 (3.65%) XML
8 4 (2.92%) J2EE
9 3 (2.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.19%) Spring Boot
10 2 (1.46%) Caffe
10 2 (1.46%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (1.46%) MXNet
10 2 (1.46%) scikit-learn
10 2 (1.46%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) BBC
2 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.84%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.11%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.65%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) Clustering
7 2 (1.46%) Replication
8 1 (0.73%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 70 (51.09%) Linux
2 33 (24.09%) CentOS
3 19 (13.87%) Windows
4 14 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.30%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.57%) Unix
7 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.19%) DC/OS
8 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.46%) Debian
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (100.00%) DevOps
2 78 (56.93%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (42.34%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (32.12%) Test Automation
5 39 (28.47%) Configuration Management
6 20 (14.60%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (13.14%) Migration
8 17 (12.41%) Microservices
9 15 (10.95%) Open Source
10 14 (10.22%) Task Automation
11 11 (8.03%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (8.03%) Scrum
12 9 (6.57%) Computer Science
12 9 (6.57%) Deployment Automation
12 9 (6.57%) Kanban
12 9 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.84%) High Availability
13 8 (5.84%) Load Balancing
13 8 (5.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (35.77%) Bash Shell
2 46 (33.58%) Python
3 33 (24.09%) Java
4 21 (15.33%) PowerShell
5 18 (13.14%) C#
6 16 (11.68%) Perl
7 14 (10.22%) SQL
8 12 (8.76%) Ruby
9 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.65%) Go
10 5 (3.65%) PHP
11 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.19%) C
12 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.46%) Groovy
14 1 (0.73%) C-shell
14 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.73%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 83 (60.58%) Docker
2 31 (22.63%) oVirt
3 28 (20.44%) RHEV
4 12 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (5.84%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.65%) KVM
7 4 (2.92%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.19%) Apache Flume
8 3 (2.19%) HDFS
8 3 (2.19%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.19%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.46%) iptables
9 2 (1.46%) Varnish
9 2 (1.46%) Xen
9 2 (1.46%) XenServer
10 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 72 (52.55%) Kubernetes
2 67 (48.91%) Terraform
3 62 (45.26%) Puppet
4 46 (33.58%) Ansible
5 21 (15.33%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (11.68%) ZABBIX
7 15 (10.95%) Kibana
8 14 (10.22%) Nagios
9 11 (8.03%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (5.11%) Salt
11 6 (4.38%) Grafana
12 5 (3.65%) Packer
13 4 (2.92%) Graylog
13 4 (2.92%) Mesos
13 4 (2.92%) Rancher
14 3 (2.19%) Prometheus
14 3 (2.19%) rkt
14 3 (2.19%) Rundeck
15 2 (1.46%) Consul
15 2 (1.46%) Opsview
Vendors
1 33 (24.09%) Red Hat
2 19 (13.87%) Google
3 14 (10.22%) VMware
4 8 (5.84%) Oracle
5 5 (3.65%) New Relic
5 5 (3.65%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.92%) IBM
6 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.92%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.19%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.19%) Informatica
7 3 (2.19%) Splunk
8 2 (1.46%) Tableau
9 1 (0.73%) CenturyLink
9 1 (0.73%) Facebook