Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 37 100
Rank change year-on-year +5 +63 +46
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 452 385 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.67% 5.80% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.52% 6.71% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 416 326 251
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £34,375 £39,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 6,013 5,736 8,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.73% 86.44% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,846 4,511 6,694
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 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 +8 154 £57,500 +21.05% 26
Maidenhead 0 126 £60,000 -4.00% 11
Bracknell +18 42 £55,000 +15.79% 10
Slough -11 31 £38,000 -30.91% 1
Newbury +1 27 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Wokingham - 9 £50,000 -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for DevOps.

1 229 (50.66%) Linux
2 213 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (33.63%) Amazon AWS
4 147 (32.52%) Java
5 137 (30.31%) Git (software)
6 128 (28.32%) Docker
7 126 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
8 125 (27.65%) Jenkins
9 124 (27.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 115 (25.44%) Python
11 113 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 109 (24.12%) Windows
13 95 (21.02%) Scrum
14 93 (20.58%) SQL
15 92 (20.35%) Ansible
16 90 (19.91%) Puppet
17 76 (16.81%) Kubernetes
18 73 (16.15%) REST
19 71 (15.71%) Configuration Management
20 69 (15.27%) PowerShell
21 67 (14.82%) NoSQL
22 66 (14.60%) Microservices
23 65 (14.38%) VMware
24 64 (14.16%) SQL Server
25 62 (13.72%) Oracle
26 60 (13.27%) Bash Shell
27 58 (12.83%) Test Automation
28 56 (12.39%) Software Engineering
29 52 (11.50%) Open Source
29 52 (11.50%) Finance

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 25 (5.53%) Apache
2 18 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (3.98%) Tomcat
2 18 (3.98%) WebSphere
3 17 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (3.32%) JBoss
4 15 (3.32%) NServiceBus
5 14 (3.10%) OpenStack
6 12 (2.65%) Apache Spark
7 11 (2.43%) Confluence
7 11 (2.43%) IBM Notes
8 9 (1.99%) CMS
8 9 (1.99%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.33%) IIS
10 5 (1.11%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.11%) nginx
11 4 (0.88%) Liferay
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (1.77%) HipChat
2 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.22%) InDesign
3 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.22%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 152 (33.63%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (27.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (8.85%) SaaS
4 29 (6.42%) IaaS
5 27 (5.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 21 (4.65%) PaaS
7 15 (3.32%) IBM Cloud
8 10 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (2.21%) Office 365
9 9 (1.99%) GitHub
10 8 (1.77%) npm
10 8 (1.77%) NuGet
11 7 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (1.55%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.88%) Amazon Glacier
14 4 (0.88%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.31%) WAN
2 19 (4.20%) Firewall
2 19 (4.20%) LAN
2 19 (4.20%) VPN
3 17 (3.76%) Network Security
4 12 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.43%) SSH
6 7 (1.55%) Internet
6 7 (1.55%) VoIP
7 4 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.88%) SAN
7 4 (0.88%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.66%) AMQP
8 3 (0.66%) DHCP
8 3 (0.66%) DNS
8 3 (0.66%) HTTP
8 3 (0.66%) IPsec
8 3 (0.66%) Skype
8 3 (0.66%) SSL
9 2 (0.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.82%) NoSQL
2 64 (14.16%) SQL Server
3 34 (7.52%) MySQL
4 33 (7.30%) Big Data
5 26 (5.75%) Hadoop
6 24 (5.31%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (4.20%) RDBMS
9 16 (3.54%) Oracle Database
10 15 (3.32%) MongoDB
11 14 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (2.65%) Apache Hive
13 11 (2.43%) Impala
14 10 (2.21%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.99%) HBase
16 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (1.55%) Redis
18 6 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
18 6 (1.33%) CouchDB
19 5 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 137 (30.31%) Git (software)
2 125 (27.65%) Jenkins
3 32 (7.08%) Subversion
4 28 (6.19%) JIRA
5 26 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (5.31%) JUnit
6 24 (5.31%) Selenium
7 17 (3.76%) Bitbucket
7 17 (3.76%) Maven
7 17 (3.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (3.32%) Vagrant
8 15 (3.32%) Visual Studio
9 11 (2.43%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.43%) IntelliJ
9 11 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.21%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.21%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.99%) Gatling
12 8 (1.77%) git-flow
12 8 (1.77%) gulp
General
1 52 (11.50%) Finance
2 14 (3.10%) Retail
3 11 (2.43%) Marketing
3 11 (2.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.99%) Banking
5 4 (0.88%) Games
6 3 (0.66%) Law
7 2 (0.44%) Advertising
7 2 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 145 (32.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 78 (17.26%) Developer
3 46 (10.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 44 (9.73%) Linux Engineer
5 40 (8.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 36 (7.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 32 (7.08%) Senior Developer
8 26 (5.75%) Java Engineer
9 24 (5.31%) Architect
10 23 (5.09%) Junior
11 22 (4.87%) Analyst
11 22 (4.87%) AWS DevOps
11 22 (4.87%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (3.98%) Administrator
12 18 (3.98%) Automation Engineer
12 18 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (3.98%) Systems Engineer
13 16 (3.54%) Azure Engineer
13 16 (3.54%) Consultant
13 16 (3.54%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (16.15%) REST
2 43 (9.51%) Spring
3 40 (8.85%) AngularJS
4 35 (7.74%) Middleware
5 33 (7.30%) Node.js
6 29 (6.42%) HTML
7 27 (5.97%) .NET
8 26 (5.75%) CSS
8 26 (5.75%) Web Services
9 21 (4.65%) SOAP
10 20 (4.42%) RESTful
11 19 (4.20%) Hystrix
12 18 (3.98%) JSON
12 18 (3.98%) LESS
12 18 (3.98%) Sass
13 17 (3.76%) React
14 13 (2.88%) Hibernate
15 12 (2.65%) Spring Boot
15 12 (2.65%) WebSphere MQ
16 11 (2.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (5.53%) User Experience
2 24 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.87%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.87%) Private Cloud
4 21 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 20 (4.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (2.65%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (2.43%) iSeries
8 9 (1.99%) AS400
8 9 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.77%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.77%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.55%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.33%) Learning Management System
12 5 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.88%) Fintech
13 4 (0.88%) Robotics
14 3 (0.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 229 (50.66%) Linux
2 109 (24.12%) Windows
3 47 (10.40%) Unix
4 43 (9.51%) Ubuntu
5 39 (8.63%) Windows Server
6 36 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (6.42%) CentOS
8 16 (3.54%) Debian
9 9 (1.99%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.77%) Android
11 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (1.11%) VyOS
13 4 (0.88%) DC/OS
14 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.66%) Solaris
14 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.44%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
3 95 (21.02%) Scrum
4 71 (15.71%) Configuration Management
5 66 (14.60%) Microservices
6 58 (12.83%) Test Automation
7 56 (12.39%) Software Engineering
8 52 (11.50%) Open Source
9 48 (10.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 47 (10.40%) TDD
11 46 (10.18%) SDLC
12 44 (9.73%) High Availability
13 43 (9.51%) Kanban
14 42 (9.29%) ITIL
15 37 (8.19%) Release Management
16 35 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
17 34 (7.52%) BDD
17 34 (7.52%) Deployment Automation
17 34 (7.52%) SOA
18 27 (5.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 147 (32.52%) Java
2 115 (25.44%) Python
3 113 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 93 (20.58%) SQL
5 69 (15.27%) PowerShell
6 60 (13.27%) Bash Shell
7 47 (10.40%) C#
8 28 (6.19%) Ruby
9 27 (5.97%) Scala
10 20 (4.42%) C
11 19 (4.20%) PHP
12 18 (3.98%) Java 8
13 17 (3.76%) Perl
14 15 (3.32%) C++
15 13 (2.88%) Java 9
16 11 (2.43%) Go
17 9 (1.99%) Shell Script
18 8 (1.77%) T-SQL
19 6 (1.33%) Kotlin
20 5 (1.11%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (9.96%) Degree
2 22 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.88%) AWS Certification
3 13 (2.88%) DV Cleared
4 9 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.11%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.66%) CCIE
9 2 (0.44%) CCNP
9 2 (0.44%) ISEB
9 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.44%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.44%) MCSE
9 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.44%) PgMP
9 2 (0.44%) RHCE
10 1 (0.22%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.06%) QA
2 8 (1.77%) GCP
3 7 (1.55%) PMO
4 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.66%) GDPR
5 3 (0.66%) PSD2
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 128 (28.32%) Docker
2 35 (7.74%) Active Directory
3 30 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (6.42%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (5.31%) Hyper-V
6 16 (3.54%) oVirt
7 15 (3.32%) RHEV
8 8 (1.77%) Apache Flume
8 8 (1.77%) HDFS
9 6 (1.33%) vSphere
10 5 (1.11%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.66%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.66%) KVM
12 2 (0.44%) Gluster
12 2 (0.44%) NFS
13 1 (0.22%) Postfix
13 1 (0.22%) Varnish
13 1 (0.22%) vCloud
13 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 92 (20.35%) Ansible
2 90 (19.91%) Puppet
3 76 (16.81%) Kubernetes
4 50 (11.06%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (9.73%) Terraform
6 15 (3.32%) Docker Swarm
7 14 (3.10%) Nagios
8 13 (2.88%) Packer
9 11 (2.43%) Kibana
10 9 (1.99%) Consul
11 7 (1.55%) Grafana
11 7 (1.55%) ZABBIX
12 5 (1.11%) Graphite
12 5 (1.11%) Graylog
12 5 (1.11%) Icinga
12 5 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.88%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 3 (0.66%) Salt
14 3 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (14.38%) VMware
2 62 (13.72%) Oracle
3 42 (9.29%) Microsoft
4 37 (8.19%) Red Hat
5 25 (5.53%) Atlassian
6 20 (4.42%) Cisco
6 20 (4.42%) Google
7 18 (3.98%) Concur
7 18 (3.98%) SAP
8 15 (3.32%) Citrix
8 15 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (2.88%) Capita
9 13 (2.88%) IBM
10 11 (2.43%) Cadence
10 11 (2.43%) Lotus
11 9 (1.99%) SaltStack
12 6 (1.33%) HP
12 6 (1.33%) Juniper
13 5 (1.11%) Splunk
14 3 (0.66%) NetApp