Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 225 330
Rank change year-on-year +4 +105 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 41 55 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 0.72% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.75% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 9
Berkshire median annual salary £46,250 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% +13.64% -6.78%
10th Percentile £27,300 £41,250 £36,100
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £63,000
South East median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% -4.76% +9.38%

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 6,453 7,308 10,627
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 95.44% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5,248 5,731 8,696
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £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 February 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 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 +8 30 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Newbury -21 6 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Maidenhead -3 4 £30,000 -50.00%
Slough +4 1 £42,500 -52.78%
Linux/Unix DevOps
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
1 41 (100.00%) DevOps
2 32 (78.05%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (75.61%) Python
4 25 (60.98%) Bash Shell
5 21 (51.22%) SaaS
6 20 (48.78%) Ansible
7 19 (46.34%) Puppet
7 19 (46.34%) Windows
8 15 (36.59%) Unix
9 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
11 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (21.95%) Perl
12 9 (21.95%) SQL
12 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
13 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
13 8 (19.51%) Oracle
13 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
13 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
13 8 (19.51%) JBoss
13 8 (19.51%) LDAP
13 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
13 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
13 8 (19.51%) Finance
13 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
13 8 (19.51%) Fintech
14 7 (17.07%) C#

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 8 (19.51%) JBoss
1 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
1 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
1 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 32 (78.05%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (51.22%) SaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.44%) Datadog
4 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.44%) Route 53
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
1 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
1 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.44%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Fintech
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Unix
4 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) VyOS
6 1 (2.44%) DC/OS
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.76%) Cloud Operations
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Line Management
4 4 (9.76%) Open Source
4 4 (9.76%) Runbook
4 4 (9.76%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) SDET
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.32%) Release Management
6 2 (4.88%) TDD
7 1 (2.44%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security
7 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) Python
2 25 (60.98%) Bash Shell
3 9 (21.95%) Perl
3 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) C++
4 7 (17.07%) Java
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) C
6 4 (9.76%) Groovy
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) Tcl
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) Ansible
2 19 (46.34%) Puppet
3 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
4 3 (7.32%) Terraform
5 1 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.44%) Grafana
5 1 (2.44%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) SaltStack
3 4 (9.76%) Sun
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Google
5 2 (4.88%) Splunk
6 1 (2.44%) New Relic
6 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.44%) VMware