Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 77 117
Rank change year-on-year -1 +40 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 71 81 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.44% 3.30% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 3.44% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 61 74 74
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £44,000 £27,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £74,625 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% -

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 1,974 2,353 3,209
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 95.96% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,700 1,936 2,411
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,725 £25,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 71 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (74.65%) Linux
3 49 (69.01%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (57.75%) Ansible
5 38 (53.52%) Configuration Management
6 35 (49.30%) Python
6 35 (49.30%) Terraform
7 33 (46.48%) Docker
8 30 (42.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (42.25%) CentOS
9 29 (40.85%) Jenkins
10 28 (39.44%) Puppet
11 27 (38.03%) Bash Shell
11 27 (38.03%) Red Hat
11 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (38.03%) Kubernetes
12 26 (36.62%) Elasticsearch
13 22 (30.99%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (29.58%) Elastic Stack
15 20 (28.17%) Google
15 20 (28.17%) Java
16 16 (22.54%) Migration
16 16 (22.54%) ZABBIX
16 16 (22.54%) Opscode Chef
17 15 (21.13%) Kibana
17 15 (21.13%) Perl
18 14 (19.72%) Windows
18 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
18 14 (19.72%) Task Automation
19 13 (18.31%) Continuous Delivery

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 26 (36.62%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) nginx
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.23%) JBoss
4 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.41%) Confluence
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 49 (69.01%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (42.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.68%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (12.68%) Amazon S3
3 9 (12.68%) GitHub
4 8 (11.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (9.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (9.86%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (9.86%) CloudFront
5 7 (9.86%) Route 53
5 7 (9.86%) Serverless
5 7 (9.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (8.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (8.45%) PaaS
7 4 (5.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (5.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (5.63%) SaaS
8 3 (4.23%) Datadog
8 3 (4.23%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (4.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.04%) VPN
3 4 (5.63%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) SNMP
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.49%) Big Data
3 9 (12.68%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (11.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (9.86%) MariaDB
6 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
7 5 (7.04%) MySQL
7 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
7 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
8 3 (4.23%) CouchDB
8 3 (4.23%) DB2
8 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.23%) HBase
8 3 (4.23%) Impala
Development Applications
1 29 (40.85%) Jenkins
2 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
3 13 (18.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (12.68%) Subversion
4 9 (12.68%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.63%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.23%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.23%) GitLab
6 3 (4.23%) Maven
6 3 (4.23%) Travis CI
7 2 (2.82%) Hudson
7 2 (2.82%) JIRA
7 2 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.41%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (4.23%) Games
1 3 (4.23%) Marketing
1 3 (4.23%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (14.08%) Kafka
3 6 (8.45%) REST
3 6 (8.45%) Web Services
4 5 (7.04%) .NET
5 4 (5.63%) J2EE
5 4 (5.63%) Node.js
6 3 (4.23%) HTML
6 3 (4.23%) HTML5
6 3 (4.23%) RESTful
6 3 (4.23%) Spring Boot
6 3 (4.23%) XML
7 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) BBC
2 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.04%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.63%) Private Cloud
6 3 (4.23%) Clustering
6 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.82%) Replication
8 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 53 (74.65%) Linux
2 30 (42.25%) CentOS
3 14 (19.72%) Windows
4 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.27%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.63%) Unix
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.23%) DC/OS
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (53.52%) Configuration Management
3 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.99%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (22.54%) Migration
6 14 (19.72%) Task Automation
7 13 (18.31%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (15.49%) Open Source
9 10 (14.08%) Microservices
9 10 (14.08%) Test Automation
10 9 (12.68%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
11 7 (9.86%) Dashboard Development
11 7 (9.86%) High Availability
11 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
11 7 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (9.86%) Scrum
11 7 (9.86%) SDLC
12 6 (8.45%) TDD
12 6 (8.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) Python
2 27 (38.03%) Bash Shell
3 20 (28.17%) Java
4 15 (21.13%) Perl
5 12 (16.90%) Ruby
6 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.86%) SQL
7 5 (7.04%) C#
7 5 (7.04%) Go
7 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.23%) C
10 1 (1.41%) C-shell
10 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 33 (46.48%) Docker
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Server
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Flume
5 3 (4.23%) HDFS
5 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.23%) KVM
5 3 (4.23%) oVirt
5 3 (4.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (57.75%) Ansible
2 35 (49.30%) Terraform
3 28 (39.44%) Puppet
4 27 (38.03%) Kubernetes
5 16 (22.54%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (22.54%) ZABBIX
6 15 (21.13%) Kibana
7 11 (15.49%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (15.49%) Nagios
8 6 (8.45%) Grafana
9 5 (7.04%) Packer
9 5 (7.04%) Salt
10 4 (5.63%) Graylog
10 4 (5.63%) Mesos
10 4 (5.63%) Rancher
11 3 (4.23%) Prometheus
11 3 (4.23%) rkt
11 3 (4.23%) Rundeck
12 2 (2.82%) Consul
12 2 (2.82%) Icinga
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Red Hat
2 20 (28.17%) Google
3 11 (15.49%) VMware
4 5 (7.04%) New Relic
5 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle
5 4 (5.63%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.23%) Rackspace
6 3 (4.23%) Splunk
7 1 (1.41%) CenturyLink
7 1 (1.41%) Facebook