Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 129 247
Rank change year-on-year 0 +118 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 145 154 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.10% 2.30% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.40% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 122 148 69
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +11.65% -17.60%
10th Percentile £38,875 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £69,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.44%

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 6,628 6,417 9,151
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 95.83% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,367 5,211 7,467
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +12 72 £55,000 +18.92% 6
Maidenhead -34 26 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Bracknell +20 25 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Newbury -11 12 £58,000 -3.33% 1
Slough -4 2 £43,750 -35.19%
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 145 (100.00%) DevOps
2 106 (73.10%) Linux
3 78 (53.79%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (42.07%) Jenkins
5 59 (40.69%) Docker
6 57 (39.31%) Python
7 55 (37.93%) Windows
8 53 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (30.34%) Ansible
10 41 (28.28%) Puppet
11 39 (26.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 39 (26.90%) Scrum
11 39 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (26.21%) Bash Shell
13 32 (22.07%) Terraform
13 32 (22.07%) VMware
14 31 (21.38%) Java
15 30 (20.69%) Open Source
16 29 (20.00%) Kubernetes
17 27 (18.62%) Configuration Management
17 27 (18.62%) Git (software)
18 26 (17.93%) PowerShell
18 26 (17.93%) Continuous Delivery
19 25 (17.24%) C#
20 24 (16.55%) SQL
21 21 (14.48%) Red Hat
21 21 (14.48%) Test Automation
21 21 (14.48%) Ruby
21 21 (14.48%) Change Control
22 19 (13.10%) Virtual Machines

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 12 (8.28%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (8.28%) NServiceBus
2 11 (7.59%) Apache
2 11 (7.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.83%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.83%) JBoss
3 7 (4.83%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.14%) nginx
4 6 (4.14%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 78 (53.79%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (26.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (11.03%) SaaS
4 9 (6.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.52%) IaaS
6 5 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (3.45%) GitHub
7 4 (2.76%) Datadog
8 3 (2.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.28%) Firewall
2 6 (4.14%) Network Security
3 5 (3.45%) LAN
3 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) VoIP
4 1 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.52%) Big Data
2 8 (5.52%) MySQL
3 7 (4.83%) Apache Hive
3 7 (4.83%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.83%) Impala
4 5 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.76%) HBase
5 4 (2.76%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.38%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.38%) Redis
7 1 (0.69%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 61 (42.07%) Jenkins
2 27 (18.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (8.97%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (8.28%) Visual Studio
5 10 (6.90%) Artifactory
5 10 (6.90%) Vagrant
6 6 (4.14%) Hudson
7 5 (3.45%) Maven
8 3 (2.07%) JIRA
8 3 (2.07%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.07%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.38%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.38%) Selenium
9 2 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.38%) Spinnaker
9 2 (1.38%) Subversion
10 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (4.83%) Marketing
2 6 (4.14%) Retail
3 5 (3.45%) Automotive
4 4 (2.76%) Finance
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Law
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) .NET
2 5 (3.45%) LDAP
3 4 (2.76%) Middleware
4 3 (2.07%) CSS
4 3 (2.07%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.07%) HTML
4 3 (2.07%) Kafka
4 3 (2.07%) LAMP
4 3 (2.07%) MLlib
5 2 (1.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.38%) Drools
5 2 (1.38%) J2EE
5 2 (1.38%) Java EE
5 2 (1.38%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.38%) Polymer
5 2 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.38%) React
5 2 (1.38%) REST
5 2 (1.38%) Spring
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.34%) Private Cloud
2 10 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.45%) Fintech
6 3 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.07%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 106 (73.10%) Linux
2 55 (37.93%) Windows
3 19 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (9.66%) Unix
5 11 (7.59%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.83%) CentOS
6 7 (4.83%) Debian
6 7 (4.83%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.45%) VyOS
8 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.07%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (26.90%) Scrum
4 30 (20.69%) Open Source
5 27 (18.62%) Configuration Management
6 26 (17.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (14.48%) Change Control
7 21 (14.48%) Test Automation
8 18 (12.41%) Deployment Automation
8 18 (12.41%) High Availability
9 16 (11.03%) Software Engineering
10 15 (10.34%) Kanban
11 12 (8.28%) Load Balancing
11 12 (8.28%) Logistics
12 9 (6.21%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.52%) Process Improvement
13 8 (5.52%) Runbook
14 7 (4.83%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (39.31%) Python
2 38 (26.21%) Bash Shell
3 31 (21.38%) Java
4 26 (17.93%) PowerShell
5 25 (17.24%) C#
6 24 (16.55%) SQL
7 21 (14.48%) Ruby
8 18 (12.41%) Perl
9 17 (11.72%) JavaScript
10 9 (6.21%) PHP
11 8 (5.52%) Go
12 7 (4.83%) C
13 3 (2.07%) Scala
14 2 (1.38%) Groovy
15 1 (0.69%) C-shell
15 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.59%) Degree
1 11 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.83%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.10%) QA
System Software
1 59 (40.69%) Docker
2 19 (13.10%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.21%) oVirt
4 9 (6.21%) RHEV
5 8 (5.52%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.76%) Apache Flume
6 4 (2.76%) HDFS
6 4 (2.76%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.76%) VirtualBox
7 3 (2.07%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.38%) Gluster
8 2 (1.38%) KVM
8 2 (1.38%) NFS
9 1 (0.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 44 (30.34%) Ansible
2 41 (28.28%) Puppet
3 32 (22.07%) Terraform
4 29 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 16 (11.03%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (8.28%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (6.90%) Packer
8 7 (4.83%) Consul
8 7 (4.83%) Kibana
8 7 (4.83%) Nagios
8 7 (4.83%) ZABBIX
9 5 (3.45%) Grafana
9 5 (3.45%) Graphite
9 5 (3.45%) Graylog
9 5 (3.45%) Icinga
10 2 (1.38%) Galera Cluster
10 2 (1.38%) OpenNebula
11 1 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.69%) Rancher
11 1 (0.69%) Xymon
Vendors
1 32 (22.07%) VMware
2 21 (14.48%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.59%) Cisco
4 11 (7.59%) Google
5 9 (6.21%) Oracle
6 6 (4.14%) SaltStack
7 5 (3.45%) Capita
8 4 (2.76%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.07%) New Relic
9 3 (2.07%) Splunk
10 1 (0.69%) IBM