Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 117 163
Rank change year-on-year -27 +46 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 8 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.36% 1.43% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.49% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 29
Reading median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% -4.35% +2.22%
10th Percentile £36,750 £29,000 £48,700
90th Percentile £66,500 £76,250 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -21.74% -

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 2,180 2,215 3,337
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 96.14% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,858 1,832 2,558
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Python
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) Puppet
5 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (50.00%) Ansible
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (37.50%) Ruby
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) Docker
6 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (37.50%) Server Management
7 2 (25.00%) DC/OS
7 2 (25.00%) Travis CI
7 2 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (25.00%) Terraform
7 2 (25.00%) SDLC
7 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (12.50%) Datadog
4 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (25.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) DC/OS
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Server Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (25.00%) Terraform
5 1 (12.50%) Packer
5 1 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) New Relic
2 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk