Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 199 280
Rank change year-on-year -29 +81 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 40 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.59% 0.92% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.96% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 19
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% -18.52%
10th Percentile £22,000 £41,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £69,125 £75,000 £76,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 6,520 6,329 9,062
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 95.37% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,272 5,116 7,357
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 June 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 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 -1 20 £37,000 -17.78% 2
Newbury -13 9 £60,000 -4.00%
Bracknell - 7 £52,500 -
Maidenhead -43 2 £62,500 +4.17% 1
Linux/Unix DevOps
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 40 (100.00%) DevOps
2 39 (97.50%) Linux
3 29 (72.50%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (52.50%) Python
5 19 (47.50%) Windows
6 15 (37.50%) Open Source
7 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
8 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco
10 10 (25.00%) Puppet
11 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
11 9 (22.50%) Ansible
11 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
12 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (20.00%) Change Control
12 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (20.00%) Scrum
13 7 (17.50%) QA
13 7 (17.50%) Unix
13 7 (17.50%) C#
13 7 (17.50%) .NET
13 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
13 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (17.50%) Docker
14 6 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation

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 6 (15.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 29 (72.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (10.00%) SaaS
6 3 (7.50%) Datadog
7 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (5.00%) IaaS
7 2 (5.00%) PaaS
7 2 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) LAN
1 4 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
1 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Redis
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (17.50%) Unix
6 6 (15.00%) CentOS
6 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
7 5 (12.50%) VyOS
8 4 (10.00%) DC/OS
8 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (37.50%) Open Source
3 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
4 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.00%) Change Control
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.00%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (10.00%) TDD
10 3 (7.50%) Service Design
11 2 (5.00%) Auto-Scaling
11 2 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
11 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) AWS Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.50%) Docker
3 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.00%) VirtualBox
4 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.50%) oVirt
5 1 (2.50%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 9 (22.50%) Ansible
2 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
3 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (10.00%) Terraform
5 3 (7.50%) Packer
6 1 (2.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.50%) Nagios
6 1 (2.50%) Salt
6 1 (2.50%) Xymon
6 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) VMware
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (15.00%) SaltStack
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.00%) Google
6 3 (7.50%) New Relic
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) Splunk