The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 193 184 195
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 33 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.70% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.69% 7.74% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 30
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Opscode Chef
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
429 504 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.31% 9.10% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 378 373 345
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Berkshire region.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 18 £52,500 -25.00% 3
Windsor - 2 £71,250 -
Slough -3 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Wokingham - 1 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £40,000 -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 56 (98.25%) Linux
2 48 (84.21%) Python
3 45 (78.95%) Puppet
4 44 (77.19%) Perl
5 36 (63.16%) Red Hat
6 35 (61.40%) CentOS
7 28 (49.12%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (43.86%) Cisco
8 25 (43.86%) Ruby
9 22 (38.60%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (38.60%) OpenStack
10 21 (36.84%) DevOps
10 21 (36.84%) VMware
10 21 (36.84%) Nagios
11 20 (35.09%) CCNA
11 20 (35.09%) Web Services
11 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
11 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
13 18 (31.58%) CCNP
13 18 (31.58%) RHCE
13 18 (31.58%) vSphere
14 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (29.82%) EMC VNX
14 17 (29.82%) Sonatype Nexus
14 17 (29.82%) EMC
14 17 (29.82%) ITIL
15 16 (28.07%) SLA
15 16 (28.07%) Service Management
15 16 (28.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (38.60%) OpenStack
2 15 (26.32%) JBoss
3 13 (22.81%) nginx
4 5 (8.77%) Apache
5 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.51%) IIS
6 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.75%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.75%) Drupal
7 1 (1.75%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 22 (38.60%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon S3
3 5 (8.77%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (8.77%) CloudFront
3 5 (8.77%) Route 53
3 5 (8.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (7.02%) SaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Taleo
6 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) TCP/IP
2 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (24.56%) Firewall
4 12 (21.05%) DNS
5 9 (15.79%) Internet
5 9 (15.79%) LAN
5 9 (15.79%) MPLS
5 9 (15.79%) SSL
5 9 (15.79%) WAN
6 8 (14.04%) BGP
6 8 (14.04%) IPsec
6 8 (14.04%) OSPF
6 8 (14.04%) VPN
6 8 (14.04%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Hadoop
2 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 5 (8.77%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.51%) DB2
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 15 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 12 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.02%) Subversion
6 1 (1.75%) Hudson
General
1 5 (8.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Systems Engineer
2 27 (47.37%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 20 (35.09%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (29.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 16 (28.07%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (28.07%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 16 (28.07%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 16 (28.07%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 16 (28.07%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 16 (28.07%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (7.02%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) AWS Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) Web Services
2 7 (12.28%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (5.26%) LAMP
4 2 (3.51%) .NET
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.75%) libvirt
5 1 (1.75%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) EMC VNX
2 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (98.25%) Linux
2 35 (61.40%) CentOS
3 11 (19.30%) Unix
4 10 (17.54%) Ubuntu
5 6 (10.53%) Windows
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
7 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.51%) Debian
9 1 (1.75%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.75%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) DevOps
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 17 (29.82%) ITIL
5 16 (28.07%) Service Management
6 15 (26.32%) Migration
7 12 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
7 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 12 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (7.02%) High Availability
8 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.51%) OO
10 2 (3.51%) OOD
10 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.51%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) Python
2 44 (77.19%) Perl
3 25 (43.86%) Ruby
4 13 (22.81%) Bash Shell
5 12 (21.05%) Java
6 9 (15.79%) PHP
7 8 (14.04%) C++
8 4 (7.02%) C
9 3 (5.26%) SQL
10 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (49.12%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (35.09%) CCNA
3 18 (31.58%) CCNP
3 18 (31.58%) RHCE
4 16 (28.07%) RHCSA
4 16 (28.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (14.04%) CCIE
5 8 (14.04%) JNCIP
6 5 (8.77%) AWS Certification
7 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.07%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) vSphere
2 12 (21.05%) Docker
3 8 (14.04%) iptables
4 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.26%) XenServer
6 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.75%) Ceph
6 1 (1.75%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) KVM
6 1 (1.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 45 (78.95%) Puppet
2 21 (36.84%) Nagios
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) Cacti
4 1 (1.75%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.75%) Ganeti
4 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.75%) OpenView
4 1 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.75%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Red Hat
2 25 (43.86%) Cisco
3 21 (36.84%) VMware
4 17 (29.82%) EMC
5 12 (21.05%) F5
6 8 (14.04%) Forcepoint
6 8 (14.04%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle
7 2 (3.51%) Perforce
7 2 (3.51%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.51%) Sun
8 1 (1.75%) BMC
8 1 (1.75%) CA
8 1 (1.75%) Citrix
8 1 (1.75%) RightScale
8 1 (1.75%) Splunk
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