Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 123 189
Rank change year-on-year -4 +66 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 22 45 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 1.76% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.80% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 13
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £37,625 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,125 £75,000 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -21.43%

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 2,436 2,503 3,592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.93% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,078 1,967 2,880
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,925 £25,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £70,250
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (77.27%) Python
4 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
5 12 (54.55%) Windows
6 10 (45.45%) Unix
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco
7 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
8 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (36.36%) SaaS
9 7 (31.82%) Puppet
10 6 (27.27%) Ansible
11 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
11 5 (22.73%) Fintech
11 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
11 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
11 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
11 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
11 5 (22.73%) LDAP
11 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
11 5 (22.73%) JBoss
11 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
11 5 (22.73%) SQL
11 5 (22.73%) Oracle
11 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
11 5 (22.73%) VyOS
11 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server

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 5 (22.73%) JBoss
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 21 (95.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (36.36%) SaaS
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (13.64%) Datadog
3 3 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (13.64%) Travis CI
2 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) LDAP
2 3 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
1 5 (22.73%) Fintech
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (22.73%) VyOS
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.64%) CentOS
7 3 (13.64%) DC/OS
7 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Open Source
4 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Python
2 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.64%) VirtualBox
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
2 6 (27.27%) Ansible
3 3 (13.64%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
3 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.64%) Packer
3 3 (13.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) New Relic
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk
3 3 (13.64%) VMware