Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 259 309
Rank change year-on-year +57 +50 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 55 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.85% 0.53% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.56% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 34
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £51,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £85,000
South East median annual salary £50,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -12.17% +9.52% +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 6154 8090 10613
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.93% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4947 6344 8555
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +42 39 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Slough +6 7 £45,000 -50.00% 1
Maidenhead +20 4 £30,000 -45.45%
Newbury -12 3 £36,250 -38.30%
Linux/Unix DevOps
South East

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Linux/Unix DevOps job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Linux
1 55 (100.00%) DevOps
2 33 (60.00%) Puppet
3 32 (58.18%) Python
4 30 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (52.73%) Bash Shell
6 27 (49.09%) Ansible
7 26 (47.27%) Windows
8 23 (41.82%) Red Hat
9 21 (38.18%) SaaS
10 20 (36.36%) Finance
11 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
11 19 (34.55%) Opscode Chef
12 18 (32.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (27.27%) Unix
14 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
15 12 (21.82%) Perl
15 12 (21.82%) Banking
16 11 (20.00%) SQL
16 11 (20.00%) Java
17 10 (18.18%) C#
17 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
17 10 (18.18%) VMware
17 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
18 9 (16.36%) CentOS
18 9 (16.36%) ZABBIX
18 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
18 9 (16.36%) C++
18 9 (16.36%) MySQL

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 9 (16.36%) Apache
1 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) JBoss
3 4 (7.27%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) Confluence
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 30 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (38.18%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Route 53
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
1 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
1 6 (10.91%) WAN
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) MPLS
2 5 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (9.09%) VLAN
2 5 (9.09%) VPN
3 4 (7.27%) LDAP
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.45%) Redis
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) Impala
6 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.45%) GitLab
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Banking
3 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 8 (14.55%) Electronics
4 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
4 8 (14.55%) Marketing
5 5 (9.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.45%) HTML
1 3 (5.45%) HTML5
1 3 (5.45%) Node.js
1 3 (5.45%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) Kafka
2 1 (1.82%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Fintech
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (47.27%) Windows
3 18 (32.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (27.27%) Unix
5 9 (16.36%) CentOS
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.45%) Debian
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.82%) HPUX
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
3 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.09%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) SDET
4 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.27%) Analytics
5 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (7.27%) ITIL
5 4 (7.27%) Line Management
5 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.27%) Release Management
5 4 (7.27%) Runbook
5 4 (7.27%) Scrum
6 3 (5.45%) Data Analytics
7 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) Python
2 29 (52.73%) Bash Shell
3 12 (21.82%) Perl
4 11 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) C#
6 9 (16.36%) C++
6 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
7 8 (14.55%) PHP
8 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.27%) C
9 4 (7.27%) Groovy
9 4 (7.27%) Tcl
10 3 (5.45%) ES6
11 2 (3.64%) Ruby
12 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) AWS Certification
1 5 (9.09%) CCNA
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.73%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (10.91%) KVM
6 5 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 5 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (9.09%) XenApp
6 5 (9.09%) XenServer
7 4 (7.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (60.00%) Puppet
2 27 (49.09%) Ansible
3 19 (34.55%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (16.36%) ZABBIX
5 7 (12.73%) Terraform
6 5 (9.09%) Nagios
6 5 (9.09%) WSUS
7 3 (5.45%) logstash
8 1 (1.82%) Grafana
8 1 (1.82%) Icinga
8 1 (1.82%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Red Hat
2 10 (18.18%) VMware
3 8 (14.55%) SAP
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix
4 5 (9.09%) F5
4 5 (9.09%) McAfee
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle
5 4 (7.27%) Sun
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk