Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 57 129
Rank change year-on-year +16 +72 +65
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 378 310 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.62% 4.06% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.47% 4.65% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 361 287 224
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £75,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 5,840 6,664 9,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.84% 87.36% 87.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,659 5,085 7,904
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,600 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +29 161 £57,750 +5.00% 32
Maidenhead +9 70 £50,000 -16.67% 15
Newbury +3 35 £55,000 -12.00% 7
Slough +4 29 £42,500 -34.62% 6
Bracknell -5 9 £90,000 +89.47% 15
Wokingham -6 3 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Windsor +9 1 £80,000 +18.08% 1
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 227 (60.05%) Linux
2 175 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
3 155 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (32.54%) Python
5 107 (28.31%) Java
6 106 (28.04%) Puppet
7 101 (26.72%) Jenkins
8 94 (24.87%) Ansible
8 94 (24.87%) Continuous Integration
9 93 (24.60%) Bash Shell
10 90 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 84 (22.22%) Windows
11 84 (22.22%) Docker
12 80 (21.16%) JavaScript
13 79 (20.90%) Scrum
14 77 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
15 74 (19.58%) SQL
16 72 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
17 69 (18.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 64 (16.93%) SaaS
19 62 (16.40%) Unix
20 60 (15.87%) Kubernetes
21 57 (15.08%) PowerShell
22 53 (14.02%) Microservices
23 51 (13.49%) Oracle
23 51 (13.49%) Red Hat
24 49 (12.96%) C#
25 48 (12.70%) Finance
26 47 (12.43%) Apache
27 46 (12.17%) Configuration Management

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 47 (12.43%) Apache
2 34 (8.99%) OpenStack
3 25 (6.61%) Tomcat
4 18 (4.76%) Confluence
5 15 (3.97%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (3.17%) JBoss
8 11 (2.91%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.65%) IIS
10 9 (2.38%) nginx
11 8 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.85%) Apache Spark
13 6 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.79%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.79%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.06%) HipChat
2 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.26%) InDesign
2 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 175 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (16.93%) SaaS
4 24 (6.35%) Amazon S3
5 21 (5.56%) IaaS
6 20 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (3.70%) PaaS
7 14 (3.70%) Route 53
8 13 (3.44%) Amazon ELB
9 12 (3.17%) GitHub
10 9 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (1.85%) Akamai
12 7 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (1.85%) npm
13 5 (1.32%) OpenShift
14 4 (1.06%) Amazon Glacier
14 4 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (1.06%) Slack
15 2 (0.53%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.73%) VPN
2 25 (6.61%) SSL
3 23 (6.08%) Firewall
4 22 (5.82%) WAN
5 21 (5.56%) LAN
6 20 (5.29%) Internet
6 20 (5.29%) TCP/IP
7 15 (3.97%) HTTP
8 13 (3.44%) IPsec
9 12 (3.17%) FTP
9 12 (3.17%) SNMP
10 10 (2.65%) DNS
11 6 (1.59%) DHCP
12 4 (1.06%) BGP
12 4 (1.06%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.06%) MPLS
12 4 (1.06%) Network Security
12 4 (1.06%) OSPF
12 4 (1.06%) RIP
13 3 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.64%) NoSQL
2 41 (10.85%) SQL Server
3 40 (10.58%) MySQL
4 21 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.03%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 17 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (3.70%) Big Data
9 12 (3.17%) DB2
10 11 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (2.38%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.38%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.38%) Redis
11 9 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.32%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.32%) MariaDB
12 5 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (0.79%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 101 (26.72%) Jenkins
2 90 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.73%) JIRA
4 29 (7.67%) Subversion
5 26 (6.88%) Maven
6 22 (5.82%) Selenium
6 22 (5.82%) TeamCity
7 18 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (4.23%) Ant
8 16 (4.23%) Cucumber
9 15 (3.97%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (3.70%) JUnit
10 14 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (3.44%) IntelliJ
12 12 (3.17%) Artifactory
12 12 (3.17%) Toad
12 12 (3.17%) Vagrant
13 11 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (2.65%) Eclipse
15 9 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (12.70%) Finance
2 15 (3.97%) Banking
3 8 (2.12%) Automotive
3 8 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.53%) Law
5 2 (0.53%) Marketing
5 2 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 133 (35.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (13.49%) Developer
3 46 (12.17%) Linux Engineer
4 43 (11.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 41 (10.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 33 (8.73%) Architect
7 31 (8.20%) AWS DevOps
7 31 (8.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 29 (7.67%) AWS Engineer
9 26 (6.88%) Administrator
10 24 (6.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 22 (5.82%) Lead DevOps
12 18 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (4.23%) Operations Engineer
13 16 (4.23%) Platform Engineer
14 15 (3.97%) Junior
14 15 (3.97%) Linux Administrator
15 14 (3.70%) Analyst
15 14 (3.70%) Java Engineer
15 14 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.11%) Web Services
2 38 (10.05%) HTML
3 37 (9.79%) .NET
3 37 (9.79%) REST
4 35 (9.26%) CSS
5 30 (7.94%) RESTful
6 25 (6.61%) AngularJS
6 25 (6.61%) Spring
7 22 (5.82%) LAMP
8 19 (5.03%) XML
9 17 (4.50%) React
10 15 (3.97%) Java EE
11 14 (3.70%) .NET Framework
11 14 (3.70%) Hibernate
11 14 (3.70%) Middleware
12 13 (3.44%) JSON
12 13 (3.44%) LDAP
13 12 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (3.17%) SOAP
14 10 (2.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 23 (6.08%) User Experience
4 18 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (4.50%) Fintech
5 17 (4.50%) Private Cloud
6 13 (3.44%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.12%) Clustering
9 6 (1.59%) Blog
10 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.79%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.79%) iSeries
12 3 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 227 (60.05%) Linux
2 84 (22.22%) Windows
3 69 (18.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 62 (16.40%) Unix
5 38 (10.05%) CentOS
6 28 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 21 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 12 (3.17%) Debian
9 5 (1.32%) Android
10 4 (1.06%) Solaris
10 4 (1.06%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.79%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.53%) VMS
12 2 (0.53%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (24.87%) Continuous Integration
3 79 (20.90%) Scrum
4 53 (14.02%) Microservices
5 46 (12.17%) Configuration Management
6 45 (11.90%) Test Automation
7 38 (10.05%) High Availability
8 37 (9.79%) TDD
9 32 (8.47%) ITIL
10 31 (8.20%) Open Source
11 28 (7.41%) SDLC
11 28 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 26 (6.88%) Release Management
13 25 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (6.08%) BDD
14 23 (6.08%) Infrastructure Management
14 23 (6.08%) Kanban
15 20 (5.29%) Coaching
15 20 (5.29%) Product Management
16 19 (5.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 123 (32.54%) Python
2 107 (28.31%) Java
3 93 (24.60%) Bash Shell
4 80 (21.16%) JavaScript
5 74 (19.58%) SQL
6 57 (15.08%) PowerShell
7 49 (12.96%) C#
8 42 (11.11%) Perl
9 40 (10.58%) PHP
10 39 (10.32%) Ruby
11 18 (4.76%) Scala
12 16 (4.23%) C
13 15 (3.97%) Groovy
14 13 (3.44%) C++
15 9 (2.38%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.59%) F#
16 6 (1.59%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.06%) Go
17 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 41 (10.85%) Degree
2 10 (2.65%) AWS Certification
2 10 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.79%) CCIE
6 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.79%) JNCIE
6 3 (0.79%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.94%) QA
2 10 (2.65%) PMO
3 6 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.32%) GDPR
4 5 (1.32%) PSD2
5 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.06%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) GCP
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (22.22%) Docker
2 22 (5.82%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.44%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.32%) vSphere
5 4 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.79%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.79%) KVM
6 3 (0.79%) oVirt
6 3 (0.79%) RHEV
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.53%) HDFS
7 2 (0.53%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.53%) Xen
8 1 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 106 (28.04%) Puppet
2 94 (24.87%) Ansible
3 72 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (15.87%) Kubernetes
5 43 (11.38%) Terraform
6 17 (4.50%) Nagios
7 9 (2.38%) ZABBIX
8 7 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (1.59%) Prometheus
10 5 (1.32%) cPanel
10 5 (1.32%) Galera Cluster
10 5 (1.32%) Grafana
10 5 (1.32%) OpenNebula
10 5 (1.32%) Packer
11 4 (1.06%) Kibana
11 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (1.06%) Salt
11 4 (1.06%) SCCM
12 3 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (13.49%) Oracle
1 51 (13.49%) Red Hat
2 37 (9.79%) VMware
3 31 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 20 (5.29%) SAP
5 16 (4.23%) Concur
6 14 (3.70%) Cisco
7 13 (3.44%) Google
8 12 (3.17%) SaltStack
9 11 (2.91%) Atlassian
10 10 (2.65%) Citrix
10 10 (2.65%) Juniper
11 8 (2.12%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.85%) IBM
12 7 (1.85%) Rackspace
13 6 (1.59%) Capita
13 6 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.32%) New Relic
14 5 (1.32%) Splunk
14 5 (1.32%) Sun