Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 113 209
Rank change year-on-year +31 +96 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 73 58 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.86% 2.01% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.07% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 77 58 14
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £25,650 £35,875 £43,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £75,000 £64,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -8.00%

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 2,454 2,802 4,305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.96% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,063 2,101 3,480
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 73 (100.00%) DevOps
2 63 (86.30%) Linux
3 52 (71.23%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (60.27%) Python
5 41 (56.16%) Bash Shell
6 36 (49.32%) Puppet
7 34 (46.58%) Ansible
8 33 (45.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (45.21%) Windows
9 30 (41.10%) Red Hat
10 25 (34.25%) SaaS
10 25 (34.25%) Opscode Chef
11 24 (32.88%) Docker
12 23 (31.51%) Jenkins
13 22 (30.14%) Terraform
13 22 (30.14%) Unix
14 17 (23.29%) Perl
15 16 (21.92%) SQL
16 15 (20.55%) CentOS
17 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
17 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (17.81%) Ubuntu
19 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
19 11 (15.07%) Fintech
20 10 (13.70%) Tomcat
20 10 (13.70%) VMware
21 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
21 9 (12.33%) Java
21 9 (12.33%) Oracle
21 9 (12.33%) Kubernetes

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 10 (13.70%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.96%) JBoss
2 8 (10.96%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.59%) nginx
4 6 (8.22%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.48%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.11%) Apache
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 52 (71.23%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (34.25%) SaaS
3 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (10.96%) IaaS
5 7 (9.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (5.48%) GitHub
7 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.74%) Datadog
9 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) BGP
2 4 (5.48%) EIGRP
2 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) MPLS
2 4 (5.48%) OSPF
2 4 (5.48%) RIP
3 2 (2.74%) DHCP
3 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
4 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) RDBMS
1 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.74%) Big Data
3 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) HBase
3 2 (2.74%) Impala
3 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.74%) Redis
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.96%) Artifactory
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (8.22%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.48%) Ant
4 4 (5.48%) GitLab
4 4 (5.48%) Maven
4 4 (5.48%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
7 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (8.22%) Automotive
1 6 (8.22%) Banking
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) LDAP
2 5 (6.85%) Web Services
3 4 (5.48%) JSON
3 4 (5.48%) REST
4 2 (2.74%) .NET
5 1 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.37%) LAMP
5 1 (1.37%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.37%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Fintech
2 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.48%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (86.30%) Linux
2 33 (45.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 33 (45.21%) Windows
3 22 (30.14%) Unix
4 15 (20.55%) CentOS
5 13 (17.81%) Ubuntu
6 7 (9.59%) Debian
7 3 (4.11%) VyOS
8 1 (1.37%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (8.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.85%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.85%) Open Source
7 4 (5.48%) Analytics
7 4 (5.48%) BDD
7 4 (5.48%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (5.48%) Data Analytics
7 4 (5.48%) High Availability
7 4 (5.48%) Microservices
7 4 (5.48%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (5.48%) Release Automation
7 4 (5.48%) Task Automation
7 4 (5.48%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) Python
2 41 (56.16%) Bash Shell
3 17 (23.29%) Perl
4 16 (21.92%) SQL
5 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.33%) Java
7 7 (9.59%) PHP
8 6 (8.22%) C
8 6 (8.22%) Ruby
9 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.48%) Scala
10 3 (4.11%) C#
11 2 (2.74%) C++
12 1 (1.37%) C-shell
12 1 (1.37%) Jython
12 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.88%) Docker
2 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Flume
6 2 (2.74%) HDFS
6 2 (2.74%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.74%) vSphere
7 1 (1.37%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 36 (49.32%) Puppet
2 34 (46.58%) Ansible
3 25 (34.25%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (30.14%) Terraform
5 9 (12.33%) Kubernetes
6 7 (9.59%) ZABBIX
7 4 (5.48%) Nagios
7 4 (5.48%) Salt
8 2 (2.74%) Kibana
9 1 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.37%) Packer
Vendors
1 30 (41.10%) Red Hat
2 10 (13.70%) VMware
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle
4 7 (9.59%) ServiceNow
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco
5 5 (6.85%) New Relic
6 4 (5.48%) AppDynamics
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix
6 4 (5.48%) Rackspace
6 4 (5.48%) Sun
7 3 (4.11%) Google
8 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.74%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.37%) Splunk