Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 37 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25 +42
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 150 163 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.45% 6.76% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.33% 7.82% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 123 135 183
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,800 £42,500
90th Percentile £84,500 £72,000 £70,000
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 2,046 2,085 3,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.04% 86.44% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,734 1,667 2,548
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,825 £26,250 £32,175
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 76 (50.67%) Linux
2 62 (41.33%) Python
3 61 (40.67%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (38.00%) Java
5 54 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 48 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (30.00%) Bash Shell
8 44 (29.33%) Docker
8 44 (29.33%) Configuration Management
9 43 (28.67%) Ansible
9 43 (28.67%) Puppet
10 38 (25.33%) Windows
11 36 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (21.33%) Open Source
12 32 (21.33%) Jenkins
12 32 (21.33%) Kubernetes
13 31 (20.67%) Git (software)
14 27 (18.00%) Security Cleared
14 27 (18.00%) Terraform
15 26 (17.33%) Elasticsearch
15 26 (17.33%) Hadoop
15 26 (17.33%) Migration
16 24 (16.00%) Red Hat
17 22 (14.67%) C
17 22 (14.67%) Degree
17 22 (14.67%) PaaS
17 22 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
18 21 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (14.00%) Ruby
19 20 (13.33%) Ubuntu

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 26 (17.33%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (10.67%) Apache Spark
3 11 (7.33%) JBoss
4 7 (4.67%) Confluence
5 5 (3.33%) Apache
5 5 (3.33%) IIS
5 5 (3.33%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.67%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.67%) Appian
6 4 (2.67%) Liferay
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.67%) HipChat
3 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.67%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 61 (40.67%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (14.67%) PaaS
4 19 (12.67%) IaaS
5 16 (10.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (8.67%) SaaS
7 8 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (4.67%) GitHub
8 7 (4.67%) Office 365
9 5 (3.33%) OpenShift
10 4 (2.67%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (2.00%) Datadog
11 3 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.33%) SSH
3 7 (4.67%) Network Security
4 6 (4.00%) DNS
5 5 (3.33%) SAN
6 4 (2.67%) DHCP
6 4 (2.67%) Internet
6 4 (2.67%) VPN
7 3 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.00%) Firewall
7 3 (2.00%) Skype
8 2 (1.33%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.33%) LAN
8 2 (1.33%) NAS
8 2 (1.33%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.33%) WAN
8 2 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.33%) Hadoop
2 20 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 19 (12.67%) Big Data
4 16 (10.67%) Apache Hive
4 16 (10.67%) Impala
4 16 (10.67%) SQL Server
5 13 (8.67%) HBase
6 10 (6.67%) MySQL
7 8 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.00%) DB2
8 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.33%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.33%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.33%) Redis
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 32 (21.33%) Jenkins
2 31 (20.67%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (9.33%) JIRA
4 14 (9.33%) Vagrant
5 9 (6.00%) Bitbucket
5 9 (6.00%) Hudson
6 8 (5.33%) Subversion
7 7 (4.67%) Maven
8 6 (4.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.33%) GitLab
9 5 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (2.67%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.67%) Ant
11 1 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.67%) Gradle
11 1 (0.67%) Selenium
11 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.67%) TestNG
11 1 (0.67%) VersionOne
General
1 19 (12.67%) Finance
2 10 (6.67%) Retail
3 8 (5.33%) Marketing
4 6 (4.00%) Banking
4 6 (4.00%) Games
5 2 (1.33%) Billing
5 2 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (45.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (10.67%) Developer
4 15 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 14 (9.33%) Consultant
6 11 (7.33%) Architect
7 10 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
7 10 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
7 10 (6.67%) Junior
7 10 (6.67%) Junior DevOps
7 10 (6.67%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (6.00%) Security Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Hadoop Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (6.67%) Kafka
3 7 (4.67%) Web Services
4 6 (4.00%) J2EE
4 6 (4.00%) REST
5 5 (3.33%) Middleware
5 5 (3.33%) Spring Boot
5 5 (3.33%) Velocity
5 5 (3.33%) XML
6 4 (2.67%) .NET
6 4 (2.67%) Lucene
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (2.67%) RESTful
6 4 (2.67%) SOAP
6 4 (2.67%) WebCenter
7 3 (2.00%) MLlib
7 3 (2.00%) Spring
8 2 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.33%) HTML
8 2 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (12.67%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.67%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.00%) Clustering
6 5 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.33%) Robotics
7 4 (2.67%) BBC
7 4 (2.67%) Learning Management System
7 4 (2.67%) PMI
7 4 (2.67%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.00%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.33%) Replication
9 2 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (50.67%) Linux
2 38 (25.33%) Windows
3 21 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (13.33%) CentOS
4 20 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 17 (11.33%) Unix
6 12 (8.00%) Debian
7 10 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.67%) DC/OS
8 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.00%) VyOS
9 3 (2.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.33%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.67%) Android
11 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (29.33%) Configuration Management
3 36 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (21.33%) Open Source
5 26 (17.33%) Migration
6 18 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 17 (11.33%) Presales
8 16 (10.67%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 15 (10.00%) Release Management
9 15 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 14 (9.33%) SDLC
10 14 (9.33%) Visualisation
11 13 (8.67%) Change Management
11 13 (8.67%) Low Latency
11 13 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (8.67%) Project Management
12 12 (8.00%) ITIL
13 11 (7.33%) Mentoring
13 11 (7.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.33%) Python
2 57 (38.00%) Java
3 45 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 22 (14.67%) C
5 21 (14.00%) Ruby
6 19 (12.67%) SQL
7 16 (10.67%) JavaScript
7 16 (10.67%) PowerShell
8 12 (8.00%) Go
9 11 (7.33%) Perl
10 9 (6.00%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.00%) Scala
12 5 (3.33%) Java 8
12 5 (3.33%) Java 9
13 3 (2.00%) C#
13 3 (2.00%) R
14 2 (1.33%) Groovy
14 2 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.67%) Degree
3 16 (10.67%) DV Cleared
4 10 (6.67%) AWS Certification
5 8 (5.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.67%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (2.00%) MCSE
8 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.00%) RHCE
9 2 (1.33%) ISEB
9 2 (1.33%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.33%) MCITP
9 2 (1.33%) MCSA
9 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.67%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.67%) NCIE
10 1 (0.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.67%) GCP
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 44 (29.33%) Docker
2 16 (10.67%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (8.67%) Apache Flume
4 13 (8.67%) HDFS
5 11 (7.33%) Active Directory
6 9 (6.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.00%) KVM
8 5 (3.33%) oVirt
9 4 (2.67%) VirtualBox
10 3 (2.00%) vSphere
11 2 (1.33%) vCloud
12 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (28.67%) Ansible
1 43 (28.67%) Puppet
2 32 (21.33%) Kubernetes
3 27 (18.00%) Terraform
4 22 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (13.33%) Kibana
6 15 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
7 14 (9.33%) Nagios
8 12 (8.00%) Packer
9 9 (6.00%) Consul
10 7 (4.67%) ZABBIX
11 5 (3.33%) Grafana
11 5 (3.33%) Graylog
11 5 (3.33%) rkt
12 4 (2.67%) SCCM
12 4 (2.67%) Tivoli
13 3 (2.00%) Salt
14 2 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
14 2 (1.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 24 (16.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (12.67%) Google
3 18 (12.00%) VMware
4 17 (11.33%) Atlassian
5 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (8.67%) Cisco
7 10 (6.67%) Capita
8 9 (6.00%) IBM
9 7 (4.67%) HP
10 5 (3.33%) EMC
10 5 (3.33%) Juniper
10 5 (3.33%) NetApp
10 5 (3.33%) Oracle
10 5 (3.33%) Rackspace
10 5 (3.33%) SaltStack
10 5 (3.33%) Splunk
11 4 (2.67%) Citrix
12 3 (2.00%) New Relic
13 2 (1.33%) FireEye
13 2 (1.33%) Palo Alto