Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £78,750 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Linux/Unix
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 115 140
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 11 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.55% 1.65% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.72% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 37
Reading median annual salary £78,750 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £78,750 £46,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year +70.27% -26.00% +13.64%

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 1,904 2,445 2,890
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 95.77% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,649 2,042 2,130
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% -
10th Percentile £27,700 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,050
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Reading

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Reading

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps in Reading over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux/Unix DevOps in Reading

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, Linux/Unix DevOps 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 Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Ansible
3 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (72.73%) Docker
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
5 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
5 7 (63.64%) CentOS
5 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
5 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
6 6 (54.55%) Google
6 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (54.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) MariaDB
7 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (18.18%) Terraform
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Kafka
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
8 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
8 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
8 1 (9.09%) GitHub
8 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (9.09%) SaaS
8 1 (9.09%) Confluence
8 1 (9.09%) Puppet

Linux/Unix DevOps 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
4 1 (9.09%) GitHub
4 1 (9.09%) Route 53
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Serverless
4 1 (9.09%) Slack
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MariaDB
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (18.18%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Ansible
2 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (18.18%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) Icinga
4 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Facebook
3 1 (9.09%) SaltStack