Period
to 21 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

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

Senior Development Operations
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 218 258
Rank change year-on-year +31 +40 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps 33 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.67% 0.51% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.54% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 3
Berkshire median annual salary £82,500 £78,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +43.18% -26.67%
10th Percentile £64,250 £60,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £88,500 £83,375 £87,500
South East median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +20.00% -16.67%

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 4,642 5,417 6,451
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.27% 94.94% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,657 4,393 5,246
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps in Berkshire

Senior DevOps
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior DevOps in Berkshire

Senior DevOps
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DevOps in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior DevOps within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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 15 £81,250 +3.17% 2
Newbury +20 1 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Wokingham - 1 £65,000 - 2
Senior DevOps
South East

Senior DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, Senior 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 Senior DevOps in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 29 (87.88%) Kubernetes
3 23 (69.70%) Puppet
4 22 (66.67%) Docker
5 21 (63.64%) Ansible
6 20 (60.61%) AWS
6 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (54.55%) Terraform
8 17 (51.52%) Python
9 16 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (42.42%) SaaS
11 13 (39.39%) Java
12 12 (36.36%) Scrum
12 12 (36.36%) oVirt
12 12 (36.36%) RHEV
13 11 (33.33%) Migration
14 10 (30.30%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (30.30%) Linux
15 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
15 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
15 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
16 7 (21.21%) Azure
16 7 (21.21%) GitHub
16 7 (21.21%) GCP
16 7 (21.21%) GitLab
16 7 (21.21%) Sonatype Nexus
16 7 (21.21%) Google
16 7 (21.21%) Social Media

Senior 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 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.06%) IIS
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 20 (60.61%) AWS
2 14 (42.42%) SaaS
3 7 (21.21%) Azure
3 7 (21.21%) GCP
3 7 (21.21%) GitHub
4 6 (18.18%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (15.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) SMTP
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) GitLab
2 7 (21.21%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) CircleCI
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) Gradle
5 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.03%) JBehave
5 1 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) Mocha
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.06%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) .NET Core
2 2 (6.06%) Keycloak
2 2 (6.06%) OAuth
2 2 (6.06%) Spring
2 2 (6.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.09%) CentOS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Migration
6 10 (30.30%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
8 5 (15.15%) Fintech
9 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.12%) Project Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.06%) High Availability
10 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) Microservices
11 1 (3.03%) API Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure as Code
11 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
11 1 (3.03%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Docker
2 12 (36.36%) oVirt
2 12 (36.36%) RHEV
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (87.88%) Kubernetes
2 23 (69.70%) Puppet
3 21 (63.64%) Ansible
4 18 (54.55%) Terraform
5 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (15.15%) Packer
7 2 (6.06%) Icinga
7 2 (6.06%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) CommVault
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle