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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 213 211 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 16 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.48% 0.074%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.90% 5.54% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 4
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,359 £44,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +16.55%
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
551 523 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.35% 8.66% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 339 360 252
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 +12 11 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Maidenhead -14 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Slough -9 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) DevOps
3 17 (77.27%) Puppet
4 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
7 9 (40.91%) SOA
7 9 (40.91%) Open Source
7 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
8 7 (31.82%) Ruby
9 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
10 5 (22.73%) PHP
10 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
11 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
11 4 (18.18%) SaaS
11 4 (18.18%) PaaS
11 4 (18.18%) RSpec
11 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
11 4 (18.18%) IaaS
11 4 (18.18%) Scrum
11 4 (18.18%) Web Services
11 4 (18.18%) Apache
11 4 (18.18%) Python
12 3 (13.64%) ITIL
12 3 (13.64%) Change Management
12 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
12 3 (13.64%) VMware
12 3 (13.64%) Red Hat

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Drupal
2 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
1 4 (18.18%) PaaS
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) RSpec
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) Hudson
4 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 2 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (9.09%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) LAMP
2 2 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
4 1 (4.55%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) DevOps
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 9 (40.91%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
8 2 (9.09%) Product Management
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Ruby
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) KVM
2 1 (4.55%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
4 1 (4.55%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Apple
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