Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Linux/Unix
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 198 258
Rank change year-on-year -46 +60 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 22 60 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% 0.96% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.01% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 39
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -21.74% -2.13%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,400 £51,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -13.04% +15.00%

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 6,222 5,968 8,398
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 95.52% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5,089 4,779 6,718
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.93%

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Berkshire

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Berkshire

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux/Unix DevOps in Berkshire

Linux/Unix 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 Linux/Unix DevOps within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 -17 8 £53,750 +4.88% 4
Bracknell - 7 £52,500 - 1
Newbury +1 3 £60,000 +71.43% 2
Maidenhead -34 2 £62,500 +108.33%
Linux/Unix DevOps
South East

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Linux/Unix DevOps 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 Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (95.45%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (63.64%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Puppet
6 9 (40.91%) VMware
6 9 (40.91%) Open Source
7 8 (36.36%) Scrum
7 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 8 (36.36%) Change Control
7 8 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
8 7 (31.82%) C#
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
8 7 (31.82%) QA
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
9 6 (27.27%) Python
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 5 (22.73%) Ansible
10 5 (22.73%) Docker
10 5 (22.73%) Java
11 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (18.18%) CentOS
11 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (18.18%) Ruby
11 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack

Linux/Unix DevOps 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.55%) Datadog
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.55%) HBase
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.55%) Kafka
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) DC/OS
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (40.91%) Open Source
3 8 (36.36%) Change Control
3 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (13.64%) Server Management
6 2 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Design
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Threat Management
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) Groovy
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.55%) oVirt
4 1 (4.55%) RHEV
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Ansible
3 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
5 2 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (9.09%) Terraform
6 1 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (4.55%) Packer
6 1 (4.55%) Salt
6 1 (4.55%) Xymon
6 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) New Relic
4 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk