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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 101 139 123
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -16
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 32 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.69% 0.73% 1.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.53% 8.26% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 26
Average salary £53,250 £59,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% +5.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £70,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
206 218 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.86% 8.83% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 181 149 199
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Reading

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 41 (87.23%) Linux
2 39 (82.98%) OpenStack
3 35 (74.47%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (74.47%) Python
3 35 (74.47%) Perl
4 34 (72.34%) Ruby
4 34 (72.34%) DevOps
5 28 (59.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (59.57%) nginx
5 28 (59.57%) Web Services
5 28 (59.57%) TCP/IP
5 28 (59.57%) Firewall
6 27 (57.45%) Hadoop
6 27 (57.45%) Jenkins
7 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (51.06%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (51.06%) Scrum
8 24 (51.06%) JBoss
8 24 (51.06%) DNS
8 24 (51.06%) Data Visualisation
8 24 (51.06%) F5
8 24 (51.06%) Docker
8 24 (51.06%) Visualisation
8 24 (51.06%) Customer Engagement
8 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 24 (51.06%) Data Protection
9 21 (44.68%) CentOS
9 21 (44.68%) Puppet
10 19 (40.43%) Red Hat
11 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (82.98%) OpenStack
2 28 (59.57%) nginx
3 24 (51.06%) JBoss
4 7 (14.89%) Apache
5 4 (8.51%) CloudStack
5 4 (8.51%) Drupal
5 4 (8.51%) Eucalyptus
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 35 (74.47%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (59.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.77%) PaaS
4 5 (10.64%) SaaS
5 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Firewall
1 28 (59.57%) TCP/IP
2 24 (51.06%) DNS
3 8 (17.02%) Internet
4 7 (14.89%) SSL
5 4 (8.51%) BGP
5 4 (8.51%) IPsec
5 4 (8.51%) LAN
5 4 (8.51%) MPLS
5 4 (8.51%) OSPF
5 4 (8.51%) VPN
5 4 (8.51%) VXLAN
5 4 (8.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) Hadoop
2 24 (51.06%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (14.89%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (57.45%) Jenkins
2 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) Subversion
General
1 12 (25.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (12.77%) Architect
2 5 (10.64%) Administrator
2 5 (10.64%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Network Architect
3 4 (8.51%) Network Security Architect
3 4 (8.51%) Security Architect
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) AWS Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) Web Services
2 7 (14.89%) LAMP
3 4 (8.51%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (8.51%) Sensu
4 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 3 (6.38%) libvirt
5 2 (4.26%) RESTful
5 2 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Visualisation
2 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) iPad
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Linux
2 21 (44.68%) CentOS
3 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu
4 6 (12.77%) Unix
5 3 (6.38%) FreeBSD
5 3 (6.38%) OpenBSD
5 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) Windows
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) DevOps
2 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) Customer Engagement
3 24 (51.06%) Data Protection
3 24 (51.06%) Data Visualisation
3 24 (51.06%) Scrum
4 11 (23.40%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.02%) High Availability
5 8 (17.02%) Migration
6 6 (12.77%) Presales
7 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.51%) Open Source
7 4 (8.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) Perl
1 35 (74.47%) Python
2 34 (72.34%) Ruby
3 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.89%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) SQL
6 3 (6.38%) C
7 2 (4.26%) Java
7 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) CCIE
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.51%) JNCIP
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Docker
2 4 (8.51%) GlusterFS
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.51%) iptables
2 4 (8.51%) Varnish
3 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) Ceph
3 3 (6.38%) KVM
4 2 (4.26%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) Puppet
2 7 (14.89%) CFEngine
2 7 (14.89%) Nagios
3 5 (10.64%) Ansible
4 4 (8.51%) Cacti
4 4 (8.51%) Ganglia
4 4 (8.51%) OpenView
4 4 (8.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (8.51%) ZABBIX
5 3 (6.38%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) F5
2 19 (40.43%) Red Hat
3 8 (17.02%) Splunk
4 4 (8.51%) BMC
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) Forcepoint
4 4 (8.51%) Juniper
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