The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 124 109 123
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 20 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.83% 0.97% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.22% 8.21% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 10
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Opscode Chef
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
217 280 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.06% 11.75% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 147 194 121
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Reading region.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Reading

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Reading

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 28 (87.50%) Puppet
2 27 (84.38%) DevOps
2 27 (84.38%) Linux
3 24 (75.00%) MySQL
4 19 (59.38%) Python
4 19 (59.38%) Nagios
5 18 (56.25%) Java
5 18 (56.25%) PHP
5 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 15 (46.88%) Apache
8 14 (43.75%) Perl
8 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
8 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
9 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
9 13 (40.63%) IIS
9 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
10 12 (37.50%) .NET
11 11 (34.38%) Ruby
12 10 (31.25%) Ubuntu
13 9 (28.13%) Open Source
13 9 (28.13%) Web Services
13 9 (28.13%) Windows
14 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 8 (25.00%) Ant
14 8 (25.00%) ZABBIX
14 8 (25.00%) Zenoss

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (46.88%) Apache
2 13 (40.63%) IIS
3 7 (21.88%) JBoss
4 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
4 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
4 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
5 4 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (12.50%) Liferay
6 2 (6.25%) Eucalyptus
6 2 (6.25%) Drupal
6 2 (6.25%) nginx
7 1 (3.13%) Node.js
7 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) GitHub
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.13%) Taleo
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) MySQL
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
4 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.38%) Big Data
6 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.13%) DB2
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.00%) Ant
2 8 (25.00%) Maven
3 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.75%) Subversion
4 5 (15.63%) Hudson
5 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.50%) Log4j
6 3 (9.38%) Bitbucket
6 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 7 (21.88%) REST
4 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 6 (18.75%) Spring
5 5 (15.63%) J2EE
5 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) HTML5
6 4 (12.50%) Spring Integration
6 4 (12.50%) HTML
6 4 (12.50%) EJB
6 4 (12.50%) JSP
6 4 (12.50%) Servlets
6 4 (12.50%) Struts
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) XSD
6 4 (12.50%) XSL
6 4 (12.50%) XSLT
6 4 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Ubuntu
4 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 5 (15.63%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) VMS
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) DevOps
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.50%) UML
7 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (12.50%) SOA
7 4 (12.50%) B2B
7 4 (12.50%) B2C
7 4 (12.50%) System Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (12.50%) Use Case
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Python
2 18 (56.25%) PHP
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 14 (43.75%) Perl
5 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 11 (34.38%) Ruby
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (12.50%) XQuery
9 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 4 (12.50%) XPath
10 3 (9.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) VirtualBox
3 2 (6.25%) GlusterFS
3 2 (6.25%) Varnish
4 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (87.50%) Puppet
2 19 (59.38%) Nagios
3 8 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 8 (25.00%) Zenoss
4 6 (18.75%) Cacti
5 5 (15.63%) Ansible
6 4 (12.50%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.25%) collectd
7 2 (6.25%) Graphite
7 2 (6.25%) Ganglia
7 2 (6.25%) OpenView
7 2 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (3.13%) logstash
8 1 (3.13%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) BMC
6 2 (6.25%) Splunk
7 1 (3.13%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago