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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 171 185 204
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 46 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.76% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.29% 8.94% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 29
Average salary £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
447 470 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.20% 8.55% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 382 333 333
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £71,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +38 32 £53,250 -10.50% 2
Bracknell -4 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Maidenhead - 2 £41,250 -
Newbury - 1 £70,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 71 (88.75%) Linux
2 61 (76.25%) Python
3 57 (71.25%) Perl
4 52 (65.00%) Puppet
5 42 (52.50%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (51.25%) CentOS
6 41 (51.25%) DevOps
7 40 (50.00%) OpenStack
7 40 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 40 (50.00%) Ruby
8 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (38.75%) Web Services
10 30 (37.50%) Firewall
11 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
12 28 (35.00%) nginx
12 28 (35.00%) Nagios
12 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
13 27 (33.75%) Hadoop
14 26 (32.50%) DNS
14 26 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (31.25%) Docker
16 24 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
16 24 (30.00%) F5
16 24 (30.00%) Visualisation
16 24 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
16 24 (30.00%) JBoss
16 24 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (30.00%) Scrum
16 24 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 40 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 28 (35.00%) nginx
3 24 (30.00%) JBoss
4 7 (8.75%) Apache
5 4 (5.00%) CloudStack
5 4 (5.00%) Drupal
5 4 (5.00%) Eucalyptus
6 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 42 (52.50%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.00%) SaaS
4 6 (7.50%) PaaS
5 4 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.50%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.50%) Route 53
7 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.50%) Firewall
2 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 26 (32.50%) DNS
4 19 (23.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (10.00%) Internet
6 7 (8.75%) SSL
7 5 (6.25%) LAN
7 5 (6.25%) WAN
8 4 (5.00%) BGP
8 4 (5.00%) IPsec
8 4 (5.00%) MPLS
8 4 (5.00%) OSPF
8 4 (5.00%) VPN
8 4 (5.00%) VXLAN
9 2 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.75%) Hadoop
2 24 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.75%) MySQL
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.75%) Big Data
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
2 24 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (23.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.00%) Subversion
6 2 (2.50%) JIRA
6 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.25%) Ant
7 1 (1.25%) Maven
General
1 12 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Systems Engineer
2 25 (31.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 23 (28.75%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 19 (23.75%) Cisco Engineer
5 19 (23.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 19 (23.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 19 (23.75%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 19 (23.75%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 19 (23.75%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Architect
7 8 (10.00%) Administrator
8 7 (8.75%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Network Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Security Architect
12 3 (3.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.75%) Web Services
2 7 (8.75%) LAMP
3 4 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (5.00%) Sensu
4 3 (3.75%) CSS
4 3 (3.75%) HTML
4 3 (3.75%) libvirt
5 2 (2.50%) RESTful
5 2 (2.50%) SOAP
6 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 19 (23.75%) EMC VNX
3 8 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.00%) iPad
5 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (88.75%) Linux
2 41 (51.25%) CentOS
3 17 (21.25%) Unix
4 16 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 11 (13.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.25%) Windows
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.75%) FreeBSD
8 3 (3.75%) OpenBSD
8 3 (3.75%) Solaris
9 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) DevOps
2 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
3 24 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 24 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
3 24 (30.00%) Scrum
4 19 (23.75%) ITIL
4 19 (23.75%) Service Management
5 15 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 10 (12.50%) Migration
7 8 (10.00%) High Availability
8 7 (8.75%) Presales
9 5 (6.25%) Project Management
10 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.00%) Open Source
11 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.50%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.50%) OO
12 2 (2.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 61 (76.25%) Python
2 57 (71.25%) Perl
3 40 (50.00%) Ruby
4 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 10 (12.50%) PHP
6 8 (10.00%) Java
7 6 (7.50%) C
8 5 (6.25%) C++
9 4 (5.00%) SQL
10 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (32.50%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (27.50%) CCNA
3 21 (26.25%) RHCE
4 20 (25.00%) CCNP
5 19 (23.75%) RHCSA
5 19 (23.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.00%) CCIE
6 4 (5.00%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 25 (31.25%) Docker
2 20 (25.00%) vSphere
3 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.00%) GlusterFS
5 4 (5.00%) iptables
5 4 (5.00%) Varnish
6 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.75%) Ceph
6 3 (3.75%) KVM
7 2 (2.50%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 52 (65.00%) Puppet
2 28 (35.00%) Nagios
3 11 (13.75%) Ansible
4 8 (10.00%) CFEngine
5 4 (5.00%) Cacti
5 4 (5.00%) Ganglia
5 4 (5.00%) OpenView
5 4 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (5.00%) ZABBIX
6 3 (3.75%) Ganeti
7 1 (1.25%) SCCM
7 1 (1.25%) SCOM
7 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 24 (30.00%) F5
3 23 (28.75%) Cisco
4 20 (25.00%) VMware
5 19 (23.75%) EMC
6 9 (11.25%) Splunk
7 4 (5.00%) BMC
7 4 (5.00%) Forcepoint
7 4 (5.00%) Juniper
8 3 (3.75%) Perforce
9 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.25%) CA
10 1 (1.25%) RightScale
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