Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 45 71
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 +59
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 364 366 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.01% 5.74% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.53% 6.48% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 307 309 282
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% -0.83% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -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 5,577 5,649 7,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.06% 88.56% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,328 4,429 5,858
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £31,175 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 10 December 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 10 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 +6 165 £60,000 +9.09% 20
Maidenhead -13 86 £55,000 - 12
Newbury +13 37 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Bracknell +15 27 £77,500 -22.50% 5
Slough -15 26 £60,000 +17.07% 3
Wokingham - 4 £55,500 - 1
Ascot - 1 £27,500 - 2
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 206 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
3 147 (40.38%) Linux
4 140 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 123 (33.79%) Git (software)
6 120 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 120 (32.97%) Docker
7 112 (30.77%) Java
8 111 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
9 99 (27.20%) Puppet
10 97 (26.65%) Python
11 93 (25.55%) Kubernetes
12 92 (25.27%) Ansible
13 86 (23.63%) SQL
14 82 (22.53%) Terraform
15 75 (20.60%) Microservices
16 72 (19.78%) Bash Shell
17 71 (19.51%) Test Automation
18 70 (19.23%) Microsoft
18 70 (19.23%) Scrum
19 64 (17.58%) Configuration Management
19 64 (17.58%) JavaScript
20 60 (16.48%) Degree
21 57 (15.66%) Windows
22 56 (15.38%) Oracle
23 54 (14.84%) Red Hat
23 54 (14.84%) CentOS
24 53 (14.56%) TDD
25 49 (13.46%) PowerShell
25 49 (13.46%) NoSQL

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 42 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (9.07%) Apache
3 29 (7.97%) Confluence
4 22 (6.04%) IIS
5 18 (4.95%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.12%) Apache Spark
7 11 (3.02%) Anypoint
7 11 (3.02%) Mule
7 11 (3.02%) Mule ESB
7 11 (3.02%) nginx
8 9 (2.47%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.20%) JBoss
10 7 (1.92%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.10%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.10%) IPython
12 3 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.82%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.55%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.55%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.27%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 175 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (11.26%) PaaS
4 32 (8.79%) IaaS
5 29 (7.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (6.59%) SaaS
7 21 (5.77%) GitHub
8 19 (5.22%) Office 365
9 18 (4.95%) Serverless
10 16 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (3.02%) Akamai
11 11 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (2.47%) Amazon S3
13 8 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (2.20%) IBM Cloud
14 6 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (1.65%) CloudFront
14 6 (1.65%) OpenShift
14 6 (1.65%) Route 53
14 6 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.42%) Firewall
2 25 (6.87%) DNS
3 24 (6.59%) TCP/IP
4 16 (4.40%) VPN
5 11 (3.02%) DHCP
6 9 (2.47%) HTTP
7 8 (2.20%) LAN
7 8 (2.20%) WAN
8 6 (1.65%) SAN
9 5 (1.37%) SSH
9 5 (1.37%) VoIP
10 4 (1.10%) SCCP
10 4 (1.10%) SNMP
10 4 (1.10%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.82%) Skype
11 3 (0.82%) SSL
12 2 (0.55%) Internet
12 2 (0.55%) NAS
12 2 (0.55%) Network Security
12 2 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.46%) NoSQL
2 46 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 40 (10.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 36 (9.89%) Big Data
4 36 (9.89%) MySQL
5 35 (9.62%) Relational Database
6 31 (8.52%) RDBMS
7 29 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (5.49%) MongoDB
10 14 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (3.57%) HBase
12 12 (3.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (3.30%) Hadoop
12 12 (3.30%) Oracle Database
13 10 (2.75%) Apache Hive
14 9 (2.47%) Power BI
15 8 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (2.20%) Data Lake
15 8 (2.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 140 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 123 (33.79%) Git (software)
3 46 (12.64%) JIRA
4 35 (9.62%) Maven
5 28 (7.69%) Subversion
6 20 (5.49%) Bitbucket
7 17 (4.67%) Eclipse
7 17 (4.67%) Gradle
8 16 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (4.12%) JUnit
9 15 (4.12%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (3.85%) Vagrant
11 13 (3.57%) IntelliJ
12 12 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (3.30%) Visual Studio Team System
13 11 (3.02%) Mockito
14 9 (2.47%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.92%) Selenium
15 7 (1.92%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (7.14%) Finance
2 23 (6.32%) Retail
3 17 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.30%) Marketing
5 10 (2.75%) Banking
6 9 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.92%) Electronics
8 5 (1.37%) Games
8 5 (1.37%) Legal
9 4 (1.10%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.10%) Automotive
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Billing
10 2 (0.55%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 138 (37.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 58 (15.93%) Developer
3 23 (6.32%) Architect
4 21 (5.77%) Development Manager
5 18 (4.95%) Consultant
5 18 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (4.95%) Support Engineer
6 17 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
6 17 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (4.40%) Cloud Engineer
8 15 (4.12%) Senior DevOps
8 15 (4.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 14 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
9 14 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
10 12 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.30%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (2.75%) Java Engineer
11 10 (2.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 9 (2.47%) Applications Engineer
12 9 (2.47%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.81%) Web Services
2 38 (10.44%) REST
3 32 (8.79%) AngularJS
3 32 (8.79%) XML
4 26 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
4 26 (7.14%) RESTful
5 24 (6.59%) HTML
6 23 (6.32%) React
7 22 (6.04%) .NET
7 22 (6.04%) Node.js
8 20 (5.49%) SOAP
9 19 (5.22%) CSS
10 17 (4.67%) Spring
11 16 (4.40%) HTML5
11 16 (4.40%) Kafka
12 13 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (3.02%) RAML
14 9 (2.47%) LAMP
15 8 (2.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.04%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.30%) BBC
5 12 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (3.30%) Private Cloud
6 11 (3.02%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.47%) Clustering
8 8 (2.20%) User Experience
9 6 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.37%) Fintech
10 5 (1.37%) Robotics
11 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.10%) Life Science
11 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.10%) PMI
12 3 (0.82%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 147 (40.38%) Linux
2 57 (15.66%) Windows
3 54 (14.84%) CentOS
4 31 (8.52%) Unix
5 25 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (6.04%) Windows Server
7 17 (4.67%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.92%) Debian
9 4 (1.10%) Android
9 4 (1.10%) DC/OS
10 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.82%) VMS
10 3 (0.82%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
3 75 (20.60%) Microservices
4 71 (19.51%) Test Automation
5 70 (19.23%) Scrum
6 64 (17.58%) Configuration Management
7 53 (14.56%) TDD
8 42 (11.54%) BDD
8 42 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 41 (11.26%) Open Source
10 37 (10.16%) Kanban
11 31 (8.52%) Computer Science
12 29 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (7.42%) Information Security
13 27 (7.42%) Software Engineering
14 26 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 25 (6.87%) Analytics
15 25 (6.87%) ITIL
16 24 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 112 (30.77%) Java
2 97 (26.65%) Python
3 86 (23.63%) SQL
4 72 (19.78%) Bash Shell
5 64 (17.58%) JavaScript
6 49 (13.46%) PowerShell
7 39 (10.71%) C#
8 21 (5.77%) T-SQL
9 18 (4.95%) Ruby
9 18 (4.95%) Scala
10 16 (4.40%) Perl
11 15 (4.12%) PHP
11 15 (4.12%) Shell Script
12 14 (3.85%) Java 8
13 12 (3.30%) Kotlin
14 11 (3.02%) Go
15 10 (2.75%) C
16 7 (1.92%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.37%) C++
18 2 (0.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 60 (16.48%) Degree
2 23 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (1.10%) CCSP
6 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.10%) CISM
6 4 (1.10%) CISSP
6 4 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.10%) MCSA
6 4 (1.10%) MCSE
6 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.82%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.82%) RHCE
7 3 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.71%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.82%) COBIT
3 3 (0.82%) GAMP
3 3 (0.82%) GDPR
4 2 (0.55%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 120 (32.97%) Docker
2 35 (9.62%) oVirt
2 35 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (8.79%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (8.24%) RHEV
5 19 (5.22%) Hyper-V
6 15 (4.12%) Active Directory
7 10 (2.75%) Apache Flume
7 10 (2.75%) HDFS
8 9 (2.47%) KVM
9 6 (1.65%) VirtualBox
9 6 (1.65%) Xen
10 5 (1.37%) iptables
11 4 (1.10%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.82%) Varnish
12 3 (0.82%) vCloud
12 3 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.82%) vSphere
13 2 (0.55%) Firmware
13 2 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 99 (27.20%) Puppet
2 93 (25.55%) Kubernetes
3 92 (25.27%) Ansible
4 82 (22.53%) Terraform
5 36 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (6.87%) Kibana
7 23 (6.32%) Nagios
8 18 (4.95%) ZABBIX
9 13 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
9 13 (3.57%) Grafana
10 11 (3.02%) CloudHub
11 8 (2.20%) Rundeck
12 7 (1.92%) Graylog
12 7 (1.92%) Icinga
13 6 (1.65%) Packer
13 6 (1.65%) Salt
14 5 (1.37%) rkt
15 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
15 4 (1.10%) Oozie
15 4 (1.10%) Rancher
Vendors
1 70 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.38%) Oracle
3 54 (14.84%) Red Hat
4 43 (11.81%) VMware
5 29 (7.97%) Google
6 25 (6.87%) Atlassian
7 18 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.02%) Citrix
8 11 (3.02%) IBM
8 11 (3.02%) MuleSoft
9 10 (2.75%) Tableau
10 7 (1.92%) Cisco
10 7 (1.92%) Informatica
10 7 (1.92%) SAP
11 6 (1.65%) HP
11 6 (1.65%) SaltStack
12 5 (1.37%) New Relic
12 5 (1.37%) Rackspace
12 5 (1.37%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.10%) Hortonworks