Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 194 222
Rank change year-on-year +52 +28 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 31 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.98% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 15
Leeds median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,875 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 3,073 4,805 5,198
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.41% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,638 4,098 4,520
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,490 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Leeds

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Leeds

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux DevOps Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 Leeds region featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Linux
1 31 (100.00%) DevOps
2 30 (96.77%) Unix
3 29 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (87.10%) Bash Shell
4 27 (87.10%) Puppet
4 27 (87.10%) Python
5 25 (80.65%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (80.65%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (77.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (77.42%) Configuration Management
7 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (61.29%) Ruby
9 17 (54.84%) VMware
10 16 (51.61%) DSDM
10 16 (51.61%) Scrum
10 16 (51.61%) Tivoli
10 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
10 16 (51.61%) Oracle
10 16 (51.61%) SQL
10 16 (51.61%) RUP
10 16 (51.61%) EnterpriseDB
10 16 (51.61%) Cobbler
10 16 (51.61%) Deployment Automation
11 15 (48.39%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (48.39%) Open Source
11 15 (48.39%) Finance
12 11 (35.48%) Ansible
12 11 (35.48%) Docker
12 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Confluence
1 2 (6.45%) JBoss
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 29 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (77.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (32.26%) PaaS
4 6 (19.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (19.35%) IaaS
4 6 (19.35%) SaaS
5 4 (12.90%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) CircleCI
2 6 (19.35%) Codeship
2 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (96.77%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (80.65%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (77.42%) Configuration Management
4 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (51.61%) Deployment Automation
5 16 (51.61%) DSDM
5 16 (51.61%) RUP
5 16 (51.61%) Scrum
6 15 (48.39%) Open Source
6 15 (48.39%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
8 4 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
9 1 (3.23%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Bash Shell
1 27 (87.10%) Python
2 19 (61.29%) Ruby
3 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Xen
2 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (87.10%) Puppet
2 25 (80.65%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (51.61%) Cobbler
3 16 (51.61%) Tivoli
4 11 (35.48%) Ansible
4 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
5 6 (19.35%) CFEngine
6 3 (9.68%) Salt
7 2 (6.45%) Cacti
7 2 (6.45%) Munin
7 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
8 1 (3.23%) Rancher
8 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) EnterpriseDB
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) Atlassian
4 6 (19.35%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) SaltStack