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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 184 187 216
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 40 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.73% 0.66% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.47% 7.39% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 7
Average salary £60,000 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £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
472 487 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.60% 8.94% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 349 346 236
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 3 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 3 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
(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 -16 13 £70,000 +33.33% 7
Bracknell - 11 £45,000 -
Slough +5 3 £65,000 +100.00%
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 49 (87.50%) Linux
2 41 (73.21%) Puppet
3 38 (67.86%) DevOps
4 30 (53.57%) MySQL
5 26 (46.43%) Nagios
6 25 (44.64%) Python
6 25 (44.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (44.64%) Bash Shell
7 21 (37.50%) PHP
8 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (33.93%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (32.14%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (32.14%) Amazon S3
9 18 (32.14%) Amazon RDS
9 18 (32.14%) VMware
9 18 (32.14%) Firewall
9 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (32.14%) Web Services
10 17 (30.36%) Windows
10 17 (30.36%) Ubuntu
11 16 (28.57%) Apache
11 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
12 15 (26.79%) Perl
12 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
12 15 (26.79%) Jenkins
13 12 (21.43%) logstash
13 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
14 11 (19.64%) Ruby
14 11 (19.64%) Incident Management

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (28.57%) Apache
2 11 (19.64%) IIS
3 6 (10.71%) Confluence
4 3 (5.36%) nginx
4 3 (5.36%) MediaWiki
5 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.57%) Drupal
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.79%) Liferay
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.79%) Node.js
6 1 (1.79%) JBoss
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (32.14%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (32.14%) Amazon S3
3 11 (19.64%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (19.64%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (7.14%) GitHub
6 3 (5.36%) Office 365
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) Firewall
2 11 (19.64%) OpenVPN
2 11 (19.64%) SSL
3 7 (12.50%) LAN
3 7 (12.50%) WAN
3 7 (12.50%) SSH
4 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.36%) VPN
5 3 (5.36%) Wireless
5 3 (5.36%) IPsec
5 3 (5.36%) Network Security
5 3 (5.36%) LDAP
5 3 (5.36%) IPv6
5 3 (5.36%) OSPF
5 3 (5.36%) BGP
5 3 (5.36%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.79%) DHCP
6 1 (1.79%) HTTP
6 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) MySQL
2 18 (32.14%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (19.64%) Redis
4 7 (12.50%) Big Data
4 7 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) Hudson
3 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.71%) Ant
4 6 (10.71%) Maven
5 4 (7.14%) Subversion
6 3 (5.36%) JIRA
7 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.79%) Log4j
General
1 4 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Linux Support
3 11 (19.64%) Support Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Linux Support Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Web Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Platform Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) DevOps Administrator
9 1 (1.79%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Web Services
2 8 (14.29%) RESTful
3 7 (12.50%) SOAP
4 6 (10.71%) .NET
5 5 (8.93%) LAMP
6 3 (5.36%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) REST
7 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) jQuery
8 1 (1.79%) HTML
8 1 (1.79%) Struts
8 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.79%) Spring
8 1 (1.79%) Ajax
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.79%) JSON
8 1 (1.79%) XSD
8 1 (1.79%) XSL
8 1 (1.79%) XSLT
8 1 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Open Source
2 8 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Wiki
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (87.50%) Linux
2 25 (44.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (30.36%) Ubuntu
3 17 (30.36%) Windows
4 11 (19.64%) Amazon Linux
5 10 (17.86%) UNIX
6 8 (14.29%) Android
6 8 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 6 (10.71%) Debian
8 4 (7.14%) CentOS
9 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.79%) OpenBSD
10 1 (1.79%) Solaris
10 1 (1.79%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) DevOps
2 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.64%) Incident Management
6 8 (14.29%) Scrum
7 7 (12.50%) Data Transformation
8 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Change Management
9 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.14%) SOA
11 3 (5.36%) ITIL
11 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (5.36%) Build Automation
11 3 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (5.36%) Database Theory
11 3 (5.36%) Relational Database Theory
12 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) Python
1 25 (44.64%) Bash Shell
2 21 (37.50%) PHP
3 15 (26.79%) Perl
4 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
4 11 (19.64%) Ruby
5 10 (17.86%) Java
6 5 (8.93%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) XQuery
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.79%) VCP4
2 1 (1.79%) CCNA
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.36%) Samba
3 3 (5.36%) Postfix
3 3 (5.36%) XenServer
3 3 (5.36%) KVM
4 1 (1.79%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 41 (73.21%) Puppet
2 26 (46.43%) Nagios
3 12 (21.43%) logstash
4 9 (16.07%) ZABBIX
5 6 (10.71%) Vagrant
5 6 (10.71%) Zenoss
6 3 (5.36%) Salt
7 2 (3.57%) Graphite
7 2 (3.57%) collectd
7 2 (3.57%) Ansible
8 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.79%) Cacti
8 1 (1.79%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.79%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.79%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) VMware
2 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) Apple
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec
5 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, UK or Bristol, UK
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago