Period
to 19 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 19 April 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 115 89
Rank change year-on-year +22 -26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.30% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -12.38% -
10th Percentile £43,000 £38,800 £46,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £53,600 £58,750
North East median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% -8.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 974 1,443 928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 97.90% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1,240 813
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -
10th Percentile £23,050 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £49,800
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.83%

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Tyne and Wear

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Tyne and Wear

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 3 £50,000 +8.70%
Linux/Unix DevOps
North East

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Datadog
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Packer
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) New Relic
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk