Period
to 25 June 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 91 137
Rank change year-on-year 0 +46 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 59 80 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.42% 3.14% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.23% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 54 70 78
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £23,050 £35,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,750 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -20.00%

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 2,364 2,479 3,536
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.41% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,005 1,982 2,827
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.06% +2.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 June 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 June 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 59 (100.00%) DevOps
2 40 (67.80%) Linux
3 36 (61.02%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (55.93%) Python
5 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
5 25 (42.37%) Docker
6 23 (38.98%) Jenkins
7 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
7 21 (35.59%) Ansible
8 20 (33.90%) Puppet
9 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (32.20%) Terraform
10 18 (30.51%) Windows
11 17 (28.81%) Java
11 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (28.81%) Kubernetes
12 14 (23.73%) Ruby
13 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (22.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (20.34%) Docker Swarm
14 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
15 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
15 11 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (18.64%) Vagrant
15 11 (18.64%) Cisco
15 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
15 11 (18.64%) Packer
16 10 (16.95%) Opscode Chef
16 10 (16.95%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (16.95%) Open Source

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 8 (13.56%) Apache Spark
1 8 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) nginx
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 36 (61.02%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (11.86%) SaaS
5 5 (8.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (8.47%) IaaS
6 4 (6.78%) Datadog
7 3 (5.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Network Security
1 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Apache Hive
1 8 (13.56%) Hadoop
1 8 (13.56%) Impala
2 5 (8.47%) Big Data
2 5 (8.47%) HBase
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (18.64%) Vagrant
4 8 (13.56%) Hudson
5 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
6 4 (6.78%) Travis CI
7 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.69%) JIRA
9 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (11.86%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (5.08%) Kafka
1 3 (5.08%) MLlib
2 2 (3.39%) J2EE
2 2 (3.39%) Spring
3 1 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
3 1 (1.69%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Linux
2 18 (30.51%) Windows
3 11 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
5 7 (11.86%) Unix
6 5 (8.47%) CentOS
6 5 (8.47%) Ubuntu
6 5 (8.47%) VyOS
7 4 (6.78%) DC/OS
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
3 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (16.95%) Open Source
6 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
6 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.86%) Content Management
7 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.86%) High Availability
8 6 (10.17%) Migration
9 5 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (8.47%) Change Management
9 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Low Latency
9 5 (8.47%) Release Management
9 5 (8.47%) Use Case
9 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) Python
2 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
3 17 (28.81%) Java
4 14 (23.73%) Ruby
5 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
6 8 (13.56%) C
6 8 (13.56%) Go
7 6 (10.17%) Perl
8 5 (8.47%) SQL
9 3 (5.08%) PHP
9 3 (5.08%) Scala
10 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.69%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) Degree
4 5 (8.47%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.69%) RHCE
5 1 (1.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 25 (42.37%) Docker
2 8 (13.56%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (8.47%) Apache Flume
3 5 (8.47%) HDFS
3 5 (8.47%) VirtualBox
3 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) Ansible
2 20 (33.90%) Puppet
3 19 (32.20%) Terraform
4 17 (28.81%) Kubernetes
5 12 (20.34%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (18.64%) Packer
7 10 (16.95%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (13.56%) Consul
8 8 (13.56%) Kibana
9 7 (11.86%) Nagios
10 2 (3.39%) Salt
10 2 (3.39%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Cisco
1 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.25%) Google
3 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) Atlassian
4 5 (8.47%) Capita
5 3 (5.08%) New Relic
5 3 (5.08%) Splunk
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle