Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 111 182
Rank change year-on-year +27 +71 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 74 86 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.10% 2.47% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 2.57% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 63 96 35
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £85,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +4.55%

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 2288 3350 4455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.13% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2508 3542
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +10.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) DevOps
2 69 (93.24%) Linux
3 57 (77.03%) Python
3 57 (77.03%) Bash Shell
4 48 (64.86%) Puppet
5 41 (55.41%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (52.70%) Amazon AWS
6 39 (52.70%) Windows
7 34 (45.95%) Red Hat
7 34 (45.95%) CentOS
8 33 (44.59%) Ansible
9 29 (39.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (39.19%) Perl
10 28 (37.84%) SaaS
11 26 (35.14%) Unix
12 23 (31.08%) Terraform
12 23 (31.08%) Docker
13 19 (25.68%) Java
13 19 (25.68%) Banking
14 18 (24.32%) ServiceNow
14 18 (24.32%) AWS Certification
15 17 (22.97%) Debian
16 16 (21.62%) SQL
17 15 (20.27%) Migration
17 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
17 15 (20.27%) Jenkins
17 15 (20.27%) Fintech
18 13 (17.57%) Ubuntu
19 12 (16.22%) Ruby
19 12 (16.22%) ZABBIX

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 7 (9.46%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (9.46%) nginx
2 6 (8.11%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.76%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.41%) IIS
5 3 (4.05%) Apache
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 39 (52.70%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (37.84%) SaaS
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (5.41%) GitHub
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Internet
2 4 (5.41%) BGP
2 4 (5.41%) EIGRP
2 4 (5.41%) Firewall
2 4 (5.41%) MPLS
2 4 (5.41%) OSPF
2 4 (5.41%) RIP
3 3 (4.05%) LAN
3 3 (4.05%) LDAP
3 3 (4.05%) WAN
4 2 (2.70%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) Redis
2 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.76%) Apache Hive
3 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.76%) Impala
3 5 (6.76%) MySQL
4 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.70%) Big Data
5 2 (2.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
1 15 (20.27%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.16%) GitLab
3 6 (8.11%) Ant
3 6 (8.11%) Maven
4 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (5.41%) Subversion
4 4 (5.41%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.70%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 19 (25.68%) Banking
2 7 (9.46%) Automotive
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) Web Services
2 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.76%) HTML
2 5 (6.76%) HTML5
2 5 (6.76%) Node.js
2 5 (6.76%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 4 (5.41%) JSON
3 4 (5.41%) REST
4 3 (4.05%) Kafka
4 3 (4.05%) MLlib
5 1 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Fintech
2 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.41%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.05%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 69 (93.24%) Linux
2 39 (52.70%) Windows
3 34 (45.95%) CentOS
4 29 (39.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (35.14%) Unix
6 17 (22.97%) Debian
7 13 (17.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (20.27%) Migration
3 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.16%) Analytics
4 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.11%) Data Analytics
6 6 (8.11%) Release Automation
6 6 (8.11%) Scrum
6 6 (8.11%) Task Automation
6 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) BDD
8 4 (5.41%) High Availability
8 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.41%) Open Source
8 4 (5.41%) TDD
8 4 (5.41%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (77.03%) Bash Shell
1 57 (77.03%) Python
2 29 (39.19%) Perl
3 19 (25.68%) Java
4 16 (21.62%) SQL
5 12 (16.22%) PHP
5 12 (16.22%) Ruby
6 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
7 9 (12.16%) C
8 7 (9.46%) Scala
9 5 (6.76%) ES6
10 4 (5.41%) C#
10 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.70%) C++
12 1 (1.35%) Jython
12 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) AWS Certification
2 9 (12.16%) Degree
3 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) Docker
2 9 (12.16%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.46%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
5 2 (2.70%) HDFS
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (64.86%) Puppet
2 41 (55.41%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (44.59%) Ansible
4 23 (31.08%) Terraform
5 12 (16.22%) ZABBIX
6 9 (12.16%) Salt
7 6 (8.11%) Kubernetes
8 5 (6.76%) Kibana
8 5 (6.76%) logstash
9 4 (5.41%) Nagios
10 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Red Hat
2 18 (24.32%) ServiceNow
3 10 (13.51%) VMware
4 6 (8.11%) Oracle
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
6 4 (5.41%) AppDynamics
6 4 (5.41%) Citrix
6 4 (5.41%) New Relic
6 4 (5.41%) Rackspace
6 4 (5.41%) Sun
7 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.70%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft