Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 69 116
Rank change year-on-year +28 +47 +133
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 372 314 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.85% 3.61% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 4.10% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 307 292 238
Berkshire median annual salary £59,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.83% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5493 7660 9580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.34% 88.17% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4280 5844 7481
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Berkshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Berkshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Berkshire

DevOps
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Reading +32 165 £55,000 - 12
Maidenhead +38 61 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Newbury +1 39 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Slough -2 38 £55,000 -21.43% 3
Windsor +17 1 £80,000 +32.78%
Bracknell -7 1 £100,000 +122.22% 1
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 233 (62.63%) Linux
2 161 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
3 146 (39.25%) Puppet
4 142 (38.17%) Python
5 139 (37.37%) Java
6 132 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (34.68%) Ansible
8 124 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 112 (30.11%) Opscode Chef
10 105 (28.23%) Git (software)
11 101 (27.15%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (26.61%) Jenkins
13 94 (25.27%) Docker
14 85 (22.85%) Windows
15 83 (22.31%) JavaScript
16 73 (19.62%) Red Hat
17 72 (19.35%) SaaS
18 70 (18.82%) Scrum
19 69 (18.55%) SQL
20 66 (17.74%) CentOS
21 64 (17.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 64 (17.20%) Finance
22 62 (16.67%) Perl
22 62 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
23 61 (16.40%) C#
24 58 (15.59%) Kubernetes
25 55 (14.78%) Apache
26 54 (14.52%) MySQL
27 52 (13.98%) Microservices
28 50 (13.44%) HTML

DevOps
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 55 (14.78%) Apache
2 38 (10.22%) OpenStack
3 33 (8.87%) Tomcat
4 22 (5.91%) Confluence
5 13 (3.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (3.49%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.96%) IIS
6 11 (2.96%) nginx
6 11 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.69%) MS Exchange
8 8 (2.15%) Apache Spark
8 8 (2.15%) Jetty
9 7 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.34%) JBoss
11 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 161 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (19.35%) SaaS
3 62 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (6.72%) PaaS
5 19 (5.11%) Amazon S3
6 18 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (4.84%) IaaS
7 15 (4.03%) Route 53
8 14 (3.76%) Akamai
8 14 (3.76%) Amazon ELB
9 13 (3.49%) GitHub
10 5 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.81%) Office 365
11 3 (0.81%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.81%) Slack
11 3 (0.81%) Tricentis Tosca
12 2 (0.54%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.54%) npm
12 2 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.95%) VPN
2 29 (7.80%) Internet
2 29 (7.80%) TCP/IP
3 28 (7.53%) Firewall
4 27 (7.26%) SSL
5 23 (6.18%) LAN
5 23 (6.18%) WAN
6 20 (5.38%) DNS
7 15 (4.03%) HTTP
8 13 (3.49%) DHCP
8 13 (3.49%) FTP
8 13 (3.49%) IPsec
8 13 (3.49%) SNMP
9 11 (2.96%) MPLS
10 10 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.88%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (1.88%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (1.88%) VLAN
12 5 (1.34%) LDAP
13 4 (1.08%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.52%) MySQL
2 31 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 23 (6.18%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (3.76%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (3.49%) Big Data
6 13 (3.49%) DB2
7 10 (2.69%) Redis
8 8 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.61%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.61%) Impala
10 6 (1.61%) MariaDB
10 6 (1.61%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.61%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.54%) HBase
Development Applications
1 105 (28.23%) Git (software)
2 99 (26.61%) Jenkins
3 45 (12.10%) JIRA
4 29 (7.80%) Maven
5 23 (6.18%) Subversion
6 19 (5.11%) Ant
7 18 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
7 18 (4.84%) TeamCity
8 13 (3.49%) Selenium
8 13 (3.49%) Toad
9 11 (2.96%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.69%) Eclipse
11 9 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.42%) GitLab
11 9 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.42%) Vagrant
12 8 (2.15%) Gradle
12 8 (2.15%) IntelliJ
12 8 (2.15%) JMeter
12 8 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 64 (17.20%) Finance
2 26 (6.99%) Banking
3 25 (6.72%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.11%) Retail
5 11 (2.96%) Marketing
6 10 (2.69%) Automotive
6 10 (2.69%) Electronics
6 10 (2.69%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.88%) Back Office
9 6 (1.61%) Publishing
10 3 (0.81%) Games
11 2 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 156 (41.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (16.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 52 (13.98%) Developer
4 46 (12.37%) Linux Engineer
5 41 (11.02%) Cloud Engineer
6 32 (8.60%) Administrator
7 31 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
7 31 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
7 31 (8.33%) Junior
7 31 (8.33%) Junior DevOps
8 30 (8.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 29 (7.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 28 (7.53%) Java Developer
11 25 (6.72%) Senior Developer
12 23 (6.18%) DevOps Administrator
12 23 (6.18%) Junior DevOps Engineer
12 23 (6.18%) Linux Support
12 23 (6.18%) Systems Administrator
13 21 (5.65%) Linux Administrator
13 21 (5.65%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (13.44%) HTML
2 48 (12.90%) Web Services
3 42 (11.29%) CSS
4 31 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 29 (7.80%) .NET
6 25 (6.72%) REST
7 23 (6.18%) Spring
8 19 (5.11%) RESTful
9 18 (4.84%) HTML5
9 18 (4.84%) LAMP
10 16 (4.30%) XML
11 15 (4.03%) React
12 14 (3.76%) Node.js
13 12 (3.23%) Java EE
14 10 (2.69%) Hibernate
15 9 (2.42%) .NET Framework
15 9 (2.42%) JSON
16 8 (2.15%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (2.15%) XSD
17 7 (1.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.87%) Fintech
3 26 (6.99%) Data Centre
4 24 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.84%) Private Cloud
6 16 (4.30%) User Experience
7 12 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.88%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.61%) Clustering
12 5 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.34%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.81%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.54%) Cloud Native
15 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
15 2 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 233 (62.63%) Linux
2 85 (22.85%) Windows
3 66 (17.74%) CentOS
4 64 (17.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (13.44%) Unix
6 20 (5.38%) Debian
7 19 (5.11%) Ubuntu
8 12 (3.23%) Windows Server
9 10 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.08%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.81%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.54%) VMS
14 1 (0.27%) AIX
14 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (27.15%) Continuous Integration
3 70 (18.82%) Scrum
4 52 (13.98%) Microservices
5 43 (11.56%) TDD
5 43 (11.56%) Test Automation
6 36 (9.68%) Migration
7 32 (8.60%) BDD
7 32 (8.60%) Kanban
8 31 (8.33%) Release Management
9 30 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (8.06%) Configuration Management
9 30 (8.06%) ITIL
9 30 (8.06%) Open Source
10 26 (6.99%) Mentoring
11 22 (5.91%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (5.65%) E-Commerce
12 21 (5.65%) High Availability
13 19 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (4.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 142 (38.17%) Python
2 139 (37.37%) Java
3 124 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 83 (22.31%) JavaScript
5 69 (18.55%) SQL
6 62 (16.67%) Perl
7 61 (16.40%) C#
8 50 (13.44%) PowerShell
9 41 (11.02%) PHP
9 41 (11.02%) Ruby
10 25 (6.72%) C++
11 17 (4.57%) Groovy
12 16 (4.30%) C
12 16 (4.30%) Tcl
13 12 (3.23%) Scala
14 10 (2.69%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.61%) F#
15 6 (1.61%) Go
15 6 (1.61%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.34%) ES6
Qualifications
1 50 (13.44%) Degree
2 21 (5.65%) AWS Certification
3 14 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.15%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.88%) CCNA
8 6 (1.61%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.34%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.54%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.76%) QA
2 4 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (25.27%) Docker
2 23 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.91%) Active Directory
3 22 (5.91%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.11%) KVM
5 11 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.88%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.88%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (1.88%) XenApp
6 7 (1.88%) XenServer
7 5 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.81%) Postfix
8 3 (0.81%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (0.54%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.54%) HDFS
9 2 (0.54%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.54%) vSphere
9 2 (0.54%) Xen
10 1 (0.27%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 146 (39.25%) Puppet
2 129 (34.68%) Ansible
3 112 (30.11%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (15.59%) Kubernetes
5 46 (12.37%) Terraform
6 25 (6.72%) Nagios
6 25 (6.72%) ZABBIX
7 10 (2.69%) Prometheus
7 10 (2.69%) Salt
8 8 (2.15%) WSUS
9 7 (1.88%) cPanel
10 6 (1.61%) Galera Cluster
10 6 (1.61%) OpenNebula
11 5 (1.34%) Icinga
11 5 (1.34%) Kibana
11 5 (1.34%) logstash
12 4 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (1.08%) SCCM
13 3 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (19.62%) Red Hat
2 47 (12.63%) VMware
3 38 (10.22%) Oracle
4 30 (8.06%) SAP
5 26 (6.99%) ServiceNow
6 25 (6.72%) Microsoft
7 21 (5.65%) Cisco
8 16 (4.30%) Concur
9 15 (4.03%) Citrix
10 14 (3.76%) Google
11 11 (2.96%) Atlassian
11 11 (2.96%) F5
11 11 (2.96%) Juniper
12 10 (2.69%) McAfee
13 7 (1.88%) IBM
13 7 (1.88%) Rackspace
14 6 (1.61%) Splunk
15 4 (1.08%) New Relic
15 4 (1.08%) SaltStack
15 4 (1.08%) Sun