Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 251 285
Rank change year-on-year +15 +34 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 45 51 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.53% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 41
Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,125 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +9.09%

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 7,191 9,384 10,581
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.67% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,887 7,952 8,942
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,138
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 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
West Yorkshire +32 39 £57,500 +9.52% 4
South Yorkshire -1 4 £60,000 +41.18% 2
North Yorkshire -16 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Linux/Unix DevOps
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Yorkshire region featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Linux
1 45 (100.00%) DevOps
2 41 (91.11%) Python
3 40 (88.89%) Bash Shell
4 37 (82.22%) Unix
5 35 (77.78%) Puppet
6 31 (68.89%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (62.22%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (62.22%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
8 27 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (53.33%) Ansible
11 20 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (44.44%) Finance
12 19 (42.22%) Ruby
13 18 (40.00%) Kubernetes
13 18 (40.00%) Docker
14 17 (37.78%) VMware
14 17 (37.78%) Perl
15 16 (35.56%) SQL
15 16 (35.56%) Oracle
15 16 (35.56%) RUP
15 16 (35.56%) Tivoli
15 16 (35.56%) Shell Script
15 16 (35.56%) Scrum
15 16 (35.56%) DSDM
15 16 (35.56%) EnterpriseDB
15 16 (35.56%) Open Source
15 16 (35.56%) Cobbler

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 2 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Confluence
1 2 (4.44%) JBoss
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 31 (68.89%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (26.67%) PaaS
4 9 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (20.00%) IaaS
4 9 (20.00%) SaaS
5 5 (11.11%) OpenShift
6 3 (6.67%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.00%) CircleCI
2 9 (20.00%) Codeship
2 9 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) LDAP
2 2 (4.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (82.22%) Unix
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (62.22%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (35.56%) Deployment Automation
6 16 (35.56%) DSDM
6 16 (35.56%) Open Source
6 16 (35.56%) RUP
6 16 (35.56%) Scrum
7 9 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.11%) Storage Management
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.22%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) Python
2 40 (88.89%) Bash Shell
3 19 (42.22%) Ruby
4 17 (37.78%) Perl
5 16 (35.56%) Shell Script
5 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 13 (28.89%) PHP
7 3 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) Xen
2 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (77.78%) Puppet
2 28 (62.22%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (53.33%) Ansible
4 18 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 16 (35.56%) Cobbler
5 16 (35.56%) Tivoli
6 9 (20.00%) CFEngine
7 7 (15.56%) Cacti
7 7 (15.56%) Munin
7 7 (15.56%) ZABBIX
8 5 (11.11%) Rundeck
9 3 (6.67%) Salt
10 1 (2.22%) Rancher
10 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) VMware
2 16 (35.56%) EnterpriseDB
2 16 (35.56%) Oracle
3 11 (24.44%) Atlassian
4 9 (20.00%) Google
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.11%) Veritas
6 4 (8.89%) SaltStack