Period
to 18 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 18 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 88 82
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 0.63% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.65% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £53,750 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.86% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £44,125 £37,031 £46,250
90th Percentile £64,375 £51,500 £58,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £53,750 £43,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.86% -16.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 822 929 806
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.47% 97.38% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 693 806 685
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £39,131 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.61% +11.80% -5.41%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,995 £65,813 £57,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux DevOps Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CherryPy
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat