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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 200 186 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 30 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.67% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.26% 7.35% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 6
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
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
479 490 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.82% 9.10% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 342 339 234
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
(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 -6 13 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Bracknell - 10 £45,000 - 2
Slough -2 2 £52,500 +61.53%
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) DevOps
3 26 (63.41%) Puppet
4 22 (53.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (53.66%) MySQL
5 21 (51.22%) Nagios
6 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
7 15 (36.59%) PHP
8 14 (34.15%) Python
8 14 (34.15%) Firewall
9 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
9 12 (29.27%) Ubuntu
9 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
9 12 (29.27%) Apache
9 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
9 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (26.83%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (26.83%) Amazon S3
10 11 (26.83%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (26.83%) Open Source
10 11 (26.83%) Windows
10 11 (26.83%) Web Services
11 10 (24.39%) IIS
11 10 (24.39%) SSL
11 10 (24.39%) Incident Management
11 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
11 10 (24.39%) Redis
11 10 (24.39%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (24.39%) OpenVPN

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (29.27%) Apache
2 10 (24.39%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Confluence
4 2 (4.88%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (26.83%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (26.83%) Amazon S3
3 10 (24.39%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (24.39%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (7.32%) Office 365
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) SSL
2 10 (24.39%) OpenVPN
3 3 (7.32%) Wireless
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) HTTP
5 1 (2.44%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) MySQL
2 11 (26.83%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (24.39%) Redis
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Ant
2 5 (12.20%) Maven
2 5 (12.20%) Hudson
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Linux Support
3 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Linux Support Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Web Services
2 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) REST
3 2 (4.88%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) RESTful
4 1 (2.44%) libvirt
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Open Source
2 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 22 (53.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (29.27%) Ubuntu
4 11 (26.83%) Windows
5 10 (24.39%) Amazon Linux
6 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
6 7 (17.07%) Android
7 2 (4.88%) Debian
8 1 (2.44%) OpenBSD
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Solaris
8 1 (2.44%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) DevOps
2 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
4 10 (24.39%) Incident Management
5 7 (17.07%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Change Management
7 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.20%) SOA
7 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
8 3 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Product Management
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
10 1 (2.44%) Line Management
10 1 (2.44%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) PHP
1 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
2 14 (34.15%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
4 9 (21.95%) Perl
5 6 (14.63%) Ruby
6 5 (12.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) KVM
4 1 (2.44%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 26 (63.41%) Puppet
2 21 (51.22%) Nagios
3 10 (24.39%) logstash
4 5 (12.20%) Vagrant
4 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
4 5 (12.20%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.44%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.44%) Ansible
5 1 (2.44%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Apple
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
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