Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 28 61
Rank change year-on-year -5 +33 +60
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 154 171 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.87% 7.43% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 8.61% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 118 145 184
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,750 £73,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -4.35%

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,995 1,986 3,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.98% 86.31% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,678 1,609 2,367
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,600 £27,500 £29,300
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Reading

DevOps
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Reading

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Reading over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for DevOps.

1 88 (57.14%) Linux
2 75 (48.70%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (42.21%) Java
4 62 (40.26%) Python
5 57 (37.01%) Jenkins
5 57 (37.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 55 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (35.06%) Configuration Management
8 52 (33.77%) Puppet
9 49 (31.82%) Ansible
10 46 (29.87%) Git (software)
11 43 (27.92%) Windows
12 42 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
13 41 (26.62%) Bash Shell
14 39 (25.32%) Docker
15 37 (24.03%) Open Source
16 35 (22.73%) Terraform
17 33 (21.43%) SQL
17 33 (21.43%) Degree
18 32 (20.78%) CentOS
19 31 (20.13%) Kubernetes
20 30 (19.48%) Microsoft
21 29 (18.83%) Kibana
21 29 (18.83%) Virtual Machines
22 28 (18.18%) Big Data
23 27 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 27 (17.53%) Hadoop
23 27 (17.53%) Computer Science
24 25 (16.23%) Red Hat

DevOps
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 42 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (12.99%) Apache Spark
3 15 (9.74%) Confluence
4 10 (6.49%) Anypoint
4 10 (6.49%) Mule
4 10 (6.49%) Mule ESB
5 8 (5.19%) JBoss
6 6 (3.90%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.25%) IIS
7 5 (3.25%) nginx
7 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.60%) Apache
8 4 (2.60%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.30%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.30%) Liferay
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.65%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 75 (48.70%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (37.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (13.64%) PaaS
4 15 (9.74%) GitHub
4 15 (9.74%) IaaS
5 10 (6.49%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (5.84%) Office 365
7 7 (4.55%) Amazon S3
7 7 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (4.55%) SaaS
8 6 (3.90%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (3.25%) OpenShift
10 4 (2.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.60%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (2.60%) Route 53
10 4 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.14%) Firewall
3 10 (6.49%) SSH
3 10 (6.49%) VPN
4 9 (5.84%) DNS
5 5 (3.25%) HTTP
6 4 (2.60%) DHCP
6 4 (2.60%) SAN
6 4 (2.60%) SNMP
7 3 (1.95%) Internet
8 2 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.30%) NAS
8 2 (1.30%) Network Security
8 2 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.65%) HSRP
9 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.65%) OSPF
9 1 (0.65%) Skype
9 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.18%) Big Data
2 27 (17.53%) Hadoop
3 22 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 20 (12.99%) Apache Hive
4 20 (12.99%) SQL Server
5 18 (11.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (11.04%) HBase
7 16 (10.39%) Impala
8 15 (9.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (8.44%) MySQL
10 11 (7.14%) RDBMS
10 11 (7.14%) Relational Database
11 10 (6.49%) MongoDB
12 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (3.25%) DB2
15 4 (2.60%) Couchbase
15 4 (2.60%) QlikView
15 4 (2.60%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 57 (37.01%) Jenkins
2 46 (29.87%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.34%) JIRA
3 19 (12.34%) Subversion
4 18 (11.69%) Maven
5 15 (9.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 14 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 14 (9.09%) Vagrant
7 11 (7.14%) JUnit
8 10 (6.49%) IntelliJ
8 10 (6.49%) Mockito
8 10 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (4.55%) Hudson
10 5 (3.25%) Bitbucket
10 5 (3.25%) GitLab
10 5 (3.25%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.60%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.60%) VersionOne
General
1 16 (10.39%) Finance
2 8 (5.19%) Marketing
3 7 (4.55%) Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Retail
4 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.60%) Games
6 3 (1.95%) Legal
7 2 (1.30%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (44.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (13.64%) Developer
3 14 (9.09%) Architect
4 13 (8.44%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (7.14%) Consultant
6 10 (6.49%) Lead Architect
7 9 (5.84%) Azure DevOps
7 9 (5.84%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Big Data Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Hadoop Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (5.19%) Open Source Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.58%) XML
2 22 (14.29%) Web Services
3 19 (12.34%) RESTful
4 18 (11.69%) Elastic Stack
5 16 (10.39%) Kafka
5 16 (10.39%) REST
5 16 (10.39%) SOAP
6 12 (7.79%) ActiveMQ
7 11 (7.14%) Spring
8 10 (6.49%) RAML
9 9 (5.84%) HTML
10 8 (5.19%) HTML5
11 7 (4.55%) Node.js
12 6 (3.90%) .NET
12 6 (3.90%) CSS
12 6 (3.90%) J2EE
13 5 (3.25%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.25%) jQuery
13 5 (3.25%) React
13 5 (3.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.53%) Computer Science
2 25 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (11.69%) Data Centre
4 15 (9.74%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.19%) BBC
6 8 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (4.55%) Clustering
8 6 (3.90%) Robotics
9 4 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.60%) PMI
9 4 (2.60%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.95%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.30%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.30%) Replication
11 2 (1.30%) User Experience
12 1 (0.65%) iPhone
12 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 88 (57.14%) Linux
2 43 (27.92%) Windows
3 32 (20.78%) CentOS
4 27 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (12.99%) Ubuntu
6 19 (12.34%) Unix
7 11 (7.14%) Debian
7 11 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.95%) DC/OS
8 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.65%) Android
10 1 (0.65%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.65%) VMS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.06%) Configuration Management
3 42 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (24.03%) Open Source
5 22 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 21 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (12.99%) Microservices
7 20 (12.99%) Scrum
8 17 (11.04%) Visualisation
9 16 (10.39%) Analytics
9 16 (10.39%) Data Analysis
9 16 (10.39%) Integration Testing
9 16 (10.39%) ITIL
10 15 (9.74%) High Availability
10 15 (9.74%) Migration
11 14 (9.09%) Change Management
11 14 (9.09%) SDLC
12 13 (8.44%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (8.44%) Low Latency
12 13 (8.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (42.21%) Java
2 62 (40.26%) Python
3 41 (26.62%) Bash Shell
4 33 (21.43%) SQL
5 23 (14.94%) C
5 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
6 22 (14.29%) Ruby
7 15 (9.74%) Shell Script
8 13 (8.44%) PowerShell
9 12 (7.79%) Perl
10 11 (7.14%) Go
11 10 (6.49%) Java 8
11 10 (6.49%) T-SQL
12 7 (4.55%) C#
12 7 (4.55%) Scala
13 2 (1.30%) PHP
14 1 (0.65%) C++
14 1 (0.65%) C-shell
14 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (21.43%) Degree
2 24 (15.58%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.39%) DV Cleared
4 14 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.60%) MCSA
6 4 (2.60%) MCSE
6 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.95%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.95%) RHCE
7 3 (1.95%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (1.30%) MCITP
8 2 (1.30%) VCP6
9 1 (0.65%) CCIE
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.64%) QA
2 4 (2.60%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (25.32%) Docker
2 29 (18.83%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (12.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (11.04%) Apache Flume
4 17 (11.04%) HDFS
5 8 (5.19%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.90%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.90%) KVM
7 5 (3.25%) oVirt
8 4 (2.60%) VirtualBox
8 4 (2.60%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.95%) vSphere
10 2 (1.30%) Firmware
10 2 (1.30%) vCloud
10 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.30%) Xen
11 1 (0.65%) iptables
Systems Management
1 52 (33.77%) Puppet
2 49 (31.82%) Ansible
3 35 (22.73%) Terraform
4 31 (20.13%) Kubernetes
5 29 (18.83%) Kibana
6 25 (16.23%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (12.34%) Nagios
8 16 (10.39%) Docker Swarm
9 12 (7.79%) ZABBIX
10 10 (6.49%) CloudHub
11 8 (5.19%) Packer
11 8 (5.19%) Rundeck
12 7 (4.55%) Grafana
12 7 (4.55%) Salt
13 6 (3.90%) Consul
13 6 (3.90%) Graylog
14 5 (3.25%) rkt
15 4 (2.60%) Mesos
15 4 (2.60%) Oozie
15 4 (2.60%) Rancher
Vendors
1 30 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.23%) Red Hat
3 23 (14.94%) VMware
4 21 (13.64%) Oracle
5 15 (9.74%) Google
5 15 (9.74%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (8.44%) Atlassian
7 10 (6.49%) MuleSoft
8 9 (5.84%) IBM
9 8 (5.19%) Tableau
10 7 (4.55%) HP
11 6 (3.90%) SaltStack
12 4 (2.60%) CA Agile Central
12 4 (2.60%) Cisco
12 4 (2.60%) Citrix
12 4 (2.60%) Cloudera
12 4 (2.60%) EMC
12 4 (2.60%) Hortonworks
12 4 (2.60%) Juniper
12 4 (2.60%) Rackspace