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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 166 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 49 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% 0.092% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.96% 0.97% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 3 15
Average salary £57,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -2.22%
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
447 518 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.95% 9.48% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 294 358 309
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +23 27 £60,000 +36.36% 3
Maidenhead - 6 £35,000 -
Newbury - 1 £42,500 - 1
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 76 (80.00%) Puppet
2 68 (71.58%) Linux
3 66 (69.47%) DevOps
4 44 (46.32%) MySQL
5 43 (45.26%) Configuration Management
6 42 (44.21%) Amazon AWS
7 39 (41.05%) Python
8 38 (40.00%) Web Services
9 35 (36.84%) Nagios
10 34 (35.79%) Java
11 29 (30.53%) VMware
11 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (28.42%) Perl
12 27 (28.42%) Bash Shell
12 27 (28.42%) Jenkins
13 26 (27.37%) PHP
13 26 (27.37%) Apache
14 25 (26.32%) Ansible
15 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (24.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (22.11%) UNIX
17 20 (21.05%) Tomcat
17 20 (21.05%) Ruby
18 19 (20.00%) JBoss
18 19 (20.00%) Windows
19 18 (18.95%) Amazon EC2
19 18 (18.95%) Big Data
19 18 (18.95%) GitHub
20 16 (16.84%) Amazon RDS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 26 (27.37%) Apache
2 20 (21.05%) Tomcat
3 19 (20.00%) JBoss
4 12 (12.63%) WebLogic
5 10 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (9.47%) IIS
7 7 (7.37%) Apache Solr
8 6 (6.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (6.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
8 6 (6.32%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (5.26%) Drupal
9 5 (5.26%) nginx
10 4 (4.21%) Liferay
10 4 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (4.21%) Node.js
11 3 (3.16%) MediaWiki
11 3 (3.16%) Confluence
11 3 (3.16%) CMS
11 3 (3.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (44.21%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (18.95%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (18.95%) GitHub
3 16 (16.84%) Amazon S3
4 8 (8.42%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (8.42%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (8.42%) Amazon ELB
4 8 (8.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (8.42%) Amazon Glacier
5 7 (7.37%) IaaS
6 6 (6.32%) PaaS
7 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (3.16%) Basecamp
8 3 (3.16%) Trello
9 2 (2.11%) Taleo
9 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.11%) SaaS
10 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) SSH
2 11 (11.58%) SSL
2 11 (11.58%) Firewall
3 10 (10.53%) DNS
4 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.42%) DHCP
5 8 (8.42%) OpenVPN
6 7 (7.37%) HTTP
7 5 (5.26%) LAN
7 5 (5.26%) WAN
8 4 (4.21%) VPN
8 4 (4.21%) Internet
9 3 (3.16%) OSPF
9 3 (3.16%) BGP
9 3 (3.16%) EIGRP
9 3 (3.16%) IPsec
9 3 (3.16%) IPv6
9 3 (3.16%) HTTPS
9 3 (3.16%) LDAP
9 3 (3.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (46.32%) MySQL
2 18 (18.95%) Big Data
3 16 (16.84%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (16.84%) NoSQL
4 13 (13.68%) MongoDB
4 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
5 11 (11.58%) Hadoop
6 10 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (8.42%) Redis
7 8 (8.42%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (6.32%) Essbase
8 6 (6.32%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (28.42%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.47%) Subversion
4 8 (8.42%) JIRA
5 7 (7.37%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.26%) Maven
6 5 (5.26%) Ant
6 5 (5.26%) JUnit
6 5 (5.26%) Hudson
7 4 (4.21%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.21%) Log4j
8 3 (3.16%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.16%) Redmine
8 3 (3.16%) Grunt
8 3 (3.16%) Bower
8 3 (3.16%) webpack
8 3 (3.16%) gulp
9 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.32%) Law
2 5 (5.26%) Games
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.68%) Developer
2 13 (13.68%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (13.68%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (11.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Administrator
5 9 (9.47%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Linux Support
6 8 (8.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.42%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (8.42%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Linux Support Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) Web Services
2 12 (12.63%) .NET
3 11 (11.58%) SOAP
3 11 (11.58%) Middleware
3 11 (11.58%) REST
4 9 (9.47%) Hibernate
4 9 (9.47%) Spring
4 9 (9.47%) RESTful
5 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.37%) HTML5
6 7 (7.37%) HTML
6 7 (7.37%) Ajax
6 7 (7.37%) JSON
6 7 (7.37%) XML
7 6 (6.32%) LAMP
7 6 (6.32%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (6.32%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (6.32%) Memcached
7 6 (6.32%) WebCenter
7 6 (6.32%) Esper
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.26%) Statistics
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.21%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.16%) Wiki
6 3 (3.16%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.11%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.11%) Bitcoin
7 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.05%) Replication
8 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 68 (71.58%) Linux
2 23 (24.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (22.11%) UNIX
4 19 (20.00%) Windows
5 16 (16.84%) Ubuntu
6 10 (10.53%) Android
6 10 (10.53%) Debian
6 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.42%) Amazon Linux
9 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (5.26%) CentOS
12 1 (1.05%) VMS
12 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (69.47%) DevOps
2 43 (45.26%) Configuration Management
3 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
6 11 (11.58%) Open Source
6 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.53%) SOA
8 9 (9.47%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (8.42%) Data Transformation
9 8 (8.42%) Server Hardening
9 8 (8.42%) Incident Management
10 7 (7.37%) Migration
11 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.32%) TDD
12 5 (5.26%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) Python
2 34 (35.79%) Java
3 27 (28.42%) Perl
3 27 (28.42%) Bash Shell
4 26 (27.37%) PHP
5 20 (21.05%) Ruby
6 10 (10.53%) SQL
7 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
8 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.21%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.21%) XQuery
9 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.21%) C#
9 4 (4.21%) XPath
10 3 (3.16%) Lua
10 3 (3.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) RHCE
3 1 (1.05%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.32%) Xen
2 6 (6.32%) vSphere
2 6 (6.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (5.26%) XenServer
4 4 (4.21%) VirtualBox
5 3 (3.16%) iptables
5 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.16%) Samba
5 3 (3.16%) Postfix
6 2 (2.11%) Docker
6 2 (2.11%) GlusterFS
6 2 (2.11%) Varnish
7 1 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.05%) UAG
7 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.05%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 76 (80.00%) Puppet
2 35 (36.84%) Nagios
3 25 (26.32%) Ansible
4 15 (15.79%) logstash
5 14 (14.74%) ZABBIX
6 12 (12.63%) Cacti
7 11 (11.58%) Salt
8 8 (8.42%) Vagrant
8 8 (8.42%) Ganglia
8 8 (8.42%) collectd
8 8 (8.42%) Graphite
9 6 (6.32%) Zenoss
10 2 (2.11%) Capistrano
10 2 (2.11%) WSUS
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (2.11%) OpenView
10 2 (2.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.05%) Rsyslog
11 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) VMware
2 12 (12.63%) Oracle
2 12 (12.63%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.21%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.16%) Citrix
5 3 (3.16%) Google
5 3 (3.16%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.16%) Splunk
5 3 (3.16%) Facebook
5 3 (3.16%) Twitter
6 2 (2.11%) BMC
6 2 (2.11%) Sun
7 1 (1.05%) Symantec
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