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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 178 189 211
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 45 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.65% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.18% 7.58% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 9
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
442 488 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.93% 8.52% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 323 331 240
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
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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 -22 19 £70,000 +24.44% 1
Bracknell - 9 £45,000 -
Slough +10 3 £65,000 +100.00%
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 58 (87.88%) Linux
2 50 (75.76%) Puppet
3 45 (68.18%) MySQL
4 44 (66.67%) DevOps
5 37 (56.06%) Nagios
6 32 (48.48%) Python
7 31 (46.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (42.42%) Bash Shell
8 28 (42.42%) Web Services
9 26 (39.39%) PHP
9 26 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (34.85%) VMware
11 22 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 22 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
12 21 (31.82%) Ubuntu
12 21 (31.82%) Perl
13 20 (30.30%) Windows
13 20 (30.30%) Amazon S3
13 20 (30.30%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (28.79%) Apache
14 19 (28.79%) Java
14 19 (28.79%) Firewall
15 17 (25.76%) UNIX
15 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
16 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
16 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (22.73%) Ruby
18 14 (21.21%) IIS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 19 (28.79%) Apache
2 14 (21.21%) IIS
3 6 (9.09%) Confluence
4 5 (7.58%) nginx
4 5 (7.58%) JBoss
4 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.58%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.58%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.06%) Liferay
6 3 (4.55%) MediaWiki
7 2 (3.03%) Eucalyptus
7 2 (3.03%) Drupal
8 1 (1.52%) Node.js
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 26 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (30.30%) Amazon S3
4 12 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
4 12 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (12.12%) Amazon Glacier
5 8 (12.12%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (7.58%) GitHub
7 3 (4.55%) Office 365
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (1.52%) Taleo
8 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Firewall
2 12 (18.18%) OpenVPN
2 12 (18.18%) SSL
3 8 (12.12%) SSH
4 7 (10.61%) LAN
4 7 (10.61%) WAN
5 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.55%) VPN
6 3 (4.55%) Wireless
6 3 (4.55%) IPsec
6 3 (4.55%) Network Security
6 3 (4.55%) LDAP
6 3 (4.55%) IPv6
6 3 (4.55%) OSPF
6 3 (4.55%) BGP
6 3 (4.55%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.52%) DHCP
7 1 (1.52%) HTTP
7 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (68.18%) MySQL
2 20 (30.30%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (18.18%) Redis
4 8 (12.12%) Big Data
4 8 (12.12%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.64%) Subversion
2 9 (13.64%) Maven
2 9 (13.64%) Ant
2 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.64%) Hudson
3 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.06%) Log4j
4 3 (4.55%) JIRA
4 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.58%) Games
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Linux Support
3 12 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Administrator
6 8 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (7.58%) DevOps Manager
8 5 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Web Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) Web Services
2 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) RESTful
3 8 (12.12%) SOAP
4 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.58%) jQuery
5 4 (6.06%) HTML5
5 4 (6.06%) REST
5 4 (6.06%) Spring Integration
5 4 (6.06%) Struts
5 4 (6.06%) HTML
5 4 (6.06%) JSON
5 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.06%) Spring
5 4 (6.06%) Ajax
5 4 (6.06%) J2EE
5 4 (6.06%) EJB
5 4 (6.06%) JSP
5 4 (6.06%) Servlets
5 4 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Open Source
1 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.55%) Wiki
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (87.88%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (31.82%) Ubuntu
4 20 (30.30%) Windows
5 17 (25.76%) UNIX
6 12 (18.18%) Amazon Linux
7 11 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 11 (16.67%) Android
8 8 (12.12%) Debian
9 4 (6.06%) CentOS
10 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) DevOps
2 22 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (12.12%) Data Transformation
6 6 (9.09%) Scrum
6 6 (9.09%) Change Management
7 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.06%) UML
8 4 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.06%) SOA
8 4 (6.06%) B2B
8 4 (6.06%) B2C
8 4 (6.06%) Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Use Case
8 4 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (6.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) Python
2 28 (42.42%) Bash Shell
3 26 (39.39%) PHP
4 21 (31.82%) Perl
5 19 (28.79%) Java
6 15 (22.73%) Ruby
7 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
8 9 (13.64%) SQL
9 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
10 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
10 4 (6.06%) XQuery
10 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) CCNA
1 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.06%) XenServer
3 3 (4.55%) iptables
3 3 (4.55%) Postfix
3 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) Samba
4 2 (3.03%) Varnish
4 2 (3.03%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 50 (75.76%) Puppet
2 37 (56.06%) Nagios
3 13 (19.70%) logstash
4 12 (18.18%) ZABBIX
5 8 (12.12%) Zenoss
5 8 (12.12%) Ansible
6 6 (9.09%) Cacti
7 4 (6.06%) Vagrant
8 3 (4.55%) Salt
9 2 (3.03%) Graphite
9 2 (3.03%) collectd
9 2 (3.03%) Ganglia
9 2 (3.03%) OpenView
9 2 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.52%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) VMware
2 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 4 (6.06%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) Apple
5 3 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) BMC
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (1.52%) Sun
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec
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