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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 124 131 123
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 14 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.22% 5.33% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 6
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
225 244 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.45% 10.45% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 163 102
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 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 26 January 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Reading

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) DevOps
3 17 (77.27%) Puppet
4 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
5 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
6 11 (50.00%) Python
6 11 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (50.00%) PHP
6 11 (50.00%) MySQL
6 11 (50.00%) Ubuntu
6 11 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
7 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
7 10 (45.45%) IIS
7 10 (45.45%) Apache
7 10 (45.45%) Nagios
8 7 (31.82%) Perl
9 6 (27.27%) Ruby
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) SOA
10 5 (22.73%) Java
10 5 (22.73%) .NET
10 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
10 5 (22.73%) Ant
10 5 (22.73%) Maven
10 5 (22.73%) Scrum
10 5 (22.73%) Change Management
10 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
10 5 (22.73%) Open Source

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (45.45%) IIS
1 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) Hudson
2 5 (22.73%) Ant
2 5 (22.73%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 11 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
4 1 (4.55%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) DevOps
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 11 (50.00%) PHP
2 11 (50.00%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
6 5 (22.73%) Java
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) KVM
1 1 (4.55%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) Puppet
2 10 (45.45%) Nagios
3 5 (22.73%) ZABBIX
3 5 (22.73%) Zenoss
4 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
4 1 (4.55%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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