Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 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
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 200 226
Rank change year-on-year +37 +26 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 32 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.77% 0.56% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.58% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 13
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% -10.53%

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 4,043 4,817 5,428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 97.00% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3,376 4,040 4,531
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 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 Leeds region featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 31 (96.88%) Puppet
2 31 (96.88%) Python
3 28 (87.50%) Bash Shell
4 25 (78.13%) Unix
5 19 (59.38%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (59.38%) Ansible
6 17 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (53.13%) Ruby
6 17 (53.13%) Configuration Management
7 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (43.75%) PHP
9 13 (40.63%) VMware
9 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (40.63%) SaltStack
10 12 (37.50%) ZABBIX
10 12 (37.50%) Cacti
10 12 (37.50%) Munin
10 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
10 12 (37.50%) Scrum
10 12 (37.50%) SQL
10 12 (37.50%) Perl
11 11 (34.38%) Oracle
11 11 (34.38%) RUP
11 11 (34.38%) DSDM
11 11 (34.38%) Finance
11 11 (34.38%) Tivoli
11 11 (34.38%) Shell Script

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 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) Confluence
1 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.13%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (78.13%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (53.13%) Configuration Management
3 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) Scrum
5 11 (34.38%) Collaborative Working
5 11 (34.38%) Deployment Automation
5 11 (34.38%) DSDM
5 11 (34.38%) Open Source
5 11 (34.38%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (34.38%) RUP
6 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) Coaching
9 1 (3.13%) Data Science
9 1 (3.13%) Line Management
9 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.13%) SDLC
9 1 (3.13%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Python
2 28 (87.50%) Bash Shell
3 17 (53.13%) Ruby
4 14 (43.75%) PHP
5 12 (37.50%) Perl
5 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.38%) Java
8 1 (3.13%) Kotlin
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (96.88%) Puppet
2 19 (59.38%) Ansible
2 19 (59.38%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (37.50%) Cacti
3 12 (37.50%) Munin
3 12 (37.50%) ZABBIX
4 11 (34.38%) Cobbler
4 11 (34.38%) Tivoli
5 5 (15.63%) Salt
6 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
6 3 (9.38%) Packer
6 3 (9.38%) Terraform
7 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) SaltStack
1 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) EnterpriseDB
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian