Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 81 103
Rank change year-on-year -2 +22 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 63 76 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.74% 3.18% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 3.29% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 117
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,232 2,309 3,360
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.21% 96.65% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,908 1,894 2,609
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,049 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.58% -7.90% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +4.17%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Reading

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Reading

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Reading over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 Reading region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 39 (61.90%) Linux
3 36 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 35 (55.56%) Python
5 33 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (47.62%) Puppet
7 26 (41.27%) Bash Shell
8 25 (39.68%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (39.68%) Java
8 25 (39.68%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (39.68%) Docker
8 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
9 23 (36.51%) Ansible
9 23 (36.51%) Terraform
10 21 (33.33%) Windows
11 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (31.75%) Kubernetes
12 19 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (28.57%) Kibana
14 16 (25.40%) Ruby
15 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
15 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
15 14 (22.22%) CentOS
16 13 (20.63%) Open Source
16 13 (20.63%) Migration
16 13 (20.63%) Elastic Stack
17 12 (19.05%) Docker Swarm
17 12 (19.05%) Nagios
18 11 (17.46%) C
18 11 (17.46%) Perl

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 25 (39.68%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (17.46%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.76%) JBoss
3 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 33 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (39.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.52%) PaaS
4 3 (4.76%) GitHub
4 3 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.76%) IaaS
4 3 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.17%) SaaS
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.59%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) Apache Hive
1 11 (17.46%) Big Data
1 11 (17.46%) Hadoop
1 11 (17.46%) Impala
2 8 (12.70%) HBase
2 8 (12.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.76%) DB2
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.17%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
2 10 (15.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (12.70%) Hudson
3 8 (12.70%) Vagrant
4 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.94%) Subversion
6 3 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.76%) GitLab
6 3 (4.76%) Maven
7 2 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.17%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (14.29%) Kafka
3 3 (4.76%) HTML
3 3 (4.76%) HTML5
3 3 (4.76%) MLlib
3 3 (4.76%) REST
3 3 (4.76%) RESTful
3 3 (4.76%) Spring Boot
3 3 (4.76%) Web Services
3 3 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (3.17%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.11%) BBC
4 6 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.76%) Clustering
5 3 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (22.22%) CentOS
4 8 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.76%) Unix
8 2 (3.17%) DC/OS
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 36 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (20.63%) Migration
5 13 (20.63%) Open Source
6 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
7 8 (12.70%) Change Management
7 8 (12.70%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (12.70%) Integration Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Low Latency
7 8 (12.70%) Release Management
7 8 (12.70%) Task Automation
7 8 (12.70%) Use Case
7 8 (12.70%) Visualisation
8 7 (11.11%) Content Management
8 7 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.11%) High Availability
8 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) Python
2 26 (41.27%) Bash Shell
3 25 (39.68%) Java
4 16 (25.40%) Ruby
5 11 (17.46%) C
5 11 (17.46%) Perl
6 9 (14.29%) Go
7 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 6 (9.52%) SQL
9 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.76%) Scala
10 1 (1.59%) C-shell
10 1 (1.59%) Groovy
10 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.46%) DV Cleared
3 8 (12.70%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) RHCE
5 1 (1.59%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Docker
2 9 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (12.70%) Apache Flume
3 8 (12.70%) HDFS
4 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.76%) KVM
5 3 (4.76%) oVirt
6 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (47.62%) Puppet
2 23 (36.51%) Ansible
2 23 (36.51%) Terraform
3 20 (31.75%) Kubernetes
4 18 (28.57%) Kibana
5 12 (19.05%) Docker Swarm
5 12 (19.05%) Nagios
6 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (14.29%) ZABBIX
8 8 (12.70%) Packer
9 7 (11.11%) Consul
10 5 (7.94%) Grafana
11 4 (6.35%) Graylog
12 3 (4.76%) Prometheus
12 3 (4.76%) rkt
12 3 (4.76%) Rundeck
13 2 (3.17%) Salt
13 2 (3.17%) SCCM
14 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
14 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.87%) Google
3 8 (12.70%) Atlassian
4 6 (9.52%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) IBM
6 3 (4.76%) Rackspace
6 3 (4.76%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.17%) New Relic
8 1 (1.59%) CenturyLink
8 1 (1.59%) Splunk