Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 September 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 260 305
Rank change year-on-year +10 +45 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 47 64 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.64% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.65% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 51 39
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -8.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £62,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 8,478 9,774 10,969
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.50% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7,008 8,200 9,117
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Yorkshire

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Yorkshire

Linux/Unix DevOps
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux/Unix DevOps in Yorkshire

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
West Yorkshire +31 42 £52,500 +31.25% 1
North Yorkshire -24 3 £40,000 -28.89%
South Yorkshire -3 2 £52,500 +20.00%
Linux/Unix DevOps
England

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Linux
1 47 (100.00%) DevOps
2 43 (91.49%) Python
3 42 (89.36%) Bash Shell
3 42 (89.36%) Puppet
4 33 (70.21%) Unix
5 31 (65.96%) Ansible
6 27 (57.45%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (46.81%) Ruby
9 21 (44.68%) PHP
9 21 (44.68%) Configuration Management
10 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (36.17%) Cobbler
12 17 (36.17%) Shell Script
12 17 (36.17%) Deployment Automation
13 16 (34.04%) Oracle
14 15 (31.91%) Perl
14 15 (31.91%) ZABBIX
14 15 (31.91%) Cacti
14 15 (31.91%) Munin
14 15 (31.91%) SaltStack
15 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (29.79%) Finance
16 13 (27.66%) Telecoms
16 13 (27.66%) VMware
16 13 (27.66%) SQL
17 12 (25.53%) Scrum

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (12.77%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) CloudStack
2 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) Confluence
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (8.51%) SaaS
5 3 (6.38%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.13%) IaaS
6 1 (2.13%) PaaS
6 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) SAN
2 6 (12.77%) LAN
2 6 (12.77%) WAN
3 4 (8.51%) NAS
3 4 (8.51%) Network Security
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) SSL
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) HBase
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (8.51%) Vagrant
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.13%) GitLab
5 1 (2.13%) GoCD
5 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Node.js
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) J2EE
3 1 (2.13%) Java SE
3 1 (2.13%) Kafka
3 1 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (70.21%) Unix
3 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.51%) AIX
4 4 (8.51%) Debian
4 4 (8.51%) HPUX
4 4 (8.51%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) Windows
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) Android
7 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (44.68%) Configuration Management
3 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (36.17%) Deployment Automation
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (25.53%) Open Source
6 12 (25.53%) Scrum
7 11 (23.40%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (23.40%) DSDM
7 11 (23.40%) RUP
8 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) ITIL
10 4 (8.51%) OWASP
11 3 (6.38%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (6.38%) Line Management
11 3 (6.38%) Storage Management
12 2 (4.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) Python
2 42 (89.36%) Bash Shell
3 22 (46.81%) Ruby
4 21 (44.68%) PHP
5 17 (36.17%) Shell Script
6 15 (31.91%) Perl
7 13 (27.66%) SQL
8 6 (12.77%) Java
9 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.13%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) OCA
3 1 (2.13%) OCAJ
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Docker
2 4 (8.51%) vSphere
2 4 (8.51%) Xen
2 4 (8.51%) XenServer
3 2 (4.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 42 (89.36%) Puppet
2 31 (65.96%) Ansible
3 27 (57.45%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (36.17%) Cobbler
5 15 (31.91%) Cacti
5 15 (31.91%) Munin
5 15 (31.91%) ZABBIX
6 11 (23.40%) Tivoli
7 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes
8 5 (10.64%) Salt
9 4 (8.51%) Terraform
10 3 (6.38%) Packer
10 3 (6.38%) Rundeck
11 1 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 15 (31.91%) SaltStack
3 13 (27.66%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) EnterpriseDB
5 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.51%) Google
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.38%) Atlassian
7 3 (6.38%) Veritas
8 2 (4.26%) HP