Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux DevOps Administrator was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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

Linux Development Operations Administrator
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 523 525 609
Rank change year-on-year +2 +84 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Administrator 30 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.095% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 33
South East median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £53,250 £67,500 £57,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.72% +0.95% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 30,653 30,427 40,018
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.92% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25,645 25,234 34,056
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Linux DevOps Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Linux DevOps Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Administrator in the South East

Linux DevOps Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Administrator in the South East.

Salary trend for Linux DevOps Administrator in the South East

Linux DevOps Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Administrator in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux DevOps Administrator in the South East

Linux DevOps Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Administrator within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +10 17 £50,500 +55.38%
Thames Valley -5 8 £33,750 -48.08% 1
Berkshire +30 7 £30,000 -53.85%
East Sussex -29 5 £47,500 +5.56%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Linux DevOps Administrator
England

Linux DevOps Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, Linux DevOps Administrator 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 South East region featuring Linux DevOps Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
1 30 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (70.00%) Ansible
2 21 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (66.67%) Puppet
3 20 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 20 (66.67%) Python
4 19 (63.33%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (63.33%) Jenkins
5 16 (53.33%) MySQL
6 15 (50.00%) Perl
6 15 (50.00%) SQL
6 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (43.33%) Task Automation
7 13 (43.33%) High Availability
7 13 (43.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (43.33%) Java
7 13 (43.33%) Ruby
7 13 (43.33%) Service Delivery
8 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) LAMP
10 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.67%) Docker
11 5 (16.67%) PHP
11 5 (16.67%) Apache
11 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (13.33%) ITIL

Linux DevOps Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) nginx
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.67%) GitHub
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) LAMP
2 3 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (6.67%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (43.33%) High Availability
4 13 (43.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (43.33%) Service Delivery
4 13 (43.33%) Task Automation
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Operations
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (6.67%) Microservices
7 2 (6.67%) Runbook
8 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Python
2 15 (50.00%) Perl
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) Ruby
4 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) Groovy
7 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) GCP
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) LXC
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (70.00%) Ansible
2 20 (66.67%) Puppet
3 19 (63.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.33%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.67%) Sun