Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East 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.

Development Operations Linux/Unix
England > North East
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 115 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 4 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.30% 0.75% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.77% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
North East median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £43,000 £37,031 £46,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,255 1,689 1,288
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.87% 97.63% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1,464 1,104
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,626 £35,917
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +10.33% -3.30%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,288 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £54,850
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in the North East

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in the North East

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps in the North East over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux/Unix DevOps in the North East

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 3 £53,750 +22.86% 1
Linux/Unix DevOps
England

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 North East region featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (50.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (25.00%) Docker

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CherryPy
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat