Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 128 181
Rank change year-on-year 0 +53 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 16 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.69% 1.40% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.44% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 25
Reading median annual salary £40,750 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.89% -15.91% -6.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £35,000 £43,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £64,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -21.74% -4.17%

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 2,259 2,360 3,457
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.12% 96.88% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,921 1,910 2,722
Reading median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (75.00%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Puppet
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (31.25%) Ansible
8 5 (31.25%) Docker
8 5 (31.25%) Unix
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) CentOS
9 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (25.00%) VirtualBox
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (25.00%) SDLC

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 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (18.75%) Datadog
3 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (25.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) CentOS
4 4 (25.00%) DC/OS
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (18.75%) Server Management
4 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Service Design
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (25.00%) Terraform
4 3 (18.75%) Packer
5 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) New Relic
3 3 (18.75%) Splunk