Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

Linux Development Operations Engineer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 85 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.091% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Cardiff median annual salary £72,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.33% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £66,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £38,750 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £70,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +86.67% -9.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 1,079 886 1,334
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.36% 98.66% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 901 781 1,180
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Cardiff

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Cardiff

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Linux DevOps Engineer 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 Cardiff region featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware