Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 13 December 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.43% 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Chester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 -
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +18.75% -27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 225 377 276
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.92% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 201 330 219
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,425 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £59,250 £58,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Chester

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Chester

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Chester region featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) openSUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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%) Virtual Private Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) openSUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat