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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 116 136 133
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 25 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.80% 1.30% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 5
Average salary £62,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.04% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £44,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
255 307 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.30% 12.54% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 161 217 169
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
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 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 2 July 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Reading

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 40 (90.91%) Puppet
2 35 (79.55%) Linux
3 33 (75.00%) DevOps
4 26 (59.09%) Configuration Management
4 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (54.55%) Python
5 24 (54.55%) MySQL
6 22 (50.00%) Apache
7 21 (47.73%) Perl
8 20 (45.45%) Nagios
9 19 (43.18%) Java
10 18 (40.91%) PHP
11 16 (36.36%) NoSQL
12 15 (34.09%) Web Services
13 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
14 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (27.27%) Cacti
15 12 (27.27%) Ruby
15 12 (27.27%) Ansible
16 11 (25.00%) ZABBIX
16 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
16 11 (25.00%) Open Source
16 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
16 11 (25.00%) Middleware
16 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
16 11 (25.00%) .NET
16 11 (25.00%) Oracle
16 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
17 10 (22.73%) JBoss
17 10 (22.73%) SOA

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 22 (50.00%) Apache
2 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 10 (22.73%) JBoss
3 10 (22.73%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (18.18%) IIS
5 7 (15.91%) Apache Solr
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (11.36%) WebSphere
8 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (9.09%) Liferay
9 2 (4.55%) Drupal
9 2 (4.55%) nginx
9 2 (4.55%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (2.27%) Node.js
10 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) GitHub
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (13.64%) IaaS
3 6 (13.64%) PaaS
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.27%) Taleo
6 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DHCP
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
1 6 (13.64%) SSH
2 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) MySQL
2 16 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
4 10 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (22.73%) Big Data
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
6 6 (13.64%) Essbase
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.64%) Subversion
2 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) Maven
3 5 (11.36%) Ant
3 5 (11.36%) JUnit
4 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.09%) Log4j
4 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 6 (13.64%) Law
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
1 13 (29.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Web Services
2 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) Middleware
3 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
3 9 (20.45%) Spring
4 8 (18.18%) REST
5 6 (13.64%) Esper
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (13.64%) WebCenter
5 6 (13.64%) Memcached
5 6 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (11.36%) J2EE
6 5 (11.36%) jQuery
6 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.09%) Spring Integration
7 4 (9.09%) HTML
7 4 (9.09%) HTML5
7 4 (9.09%) EJB
7 4 (9.09%) JSP
7 4 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Statistics
3 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) DevOps
2 26 (59.09%) Configuration Management
2 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.00%) Open Source
4 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 10 (22.73%) SOA
6 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (11.36%) High Availability
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (9.09%) System Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Python
2 21 (47.73%) Perl
3 19 (43.18%) Java
4 18 (40.91%) PHP
5 12 (27.27%) Ruby
6 10 (22.73%) Bash Shell
7 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
8 6 (13.64%) SQL
9 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
10 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
10 4 (9.09%) C#
10 4 (9.09%) XQuery
10 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 4 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.64%) Xen
2 6 (13.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 2 (4.55%) GlusterFS
4 2 (4.55%) Varnish
5 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (90.91%) Puppet
2 20 (45.45%) Nagios
3 12 (27.27%) Cacti
3 12 (27.27%) Ansible
4 11 (25.00%) ZABBIX
5 8 (18.18%) Ganglia
5 8 (18.18%) collectd
5 8 (18.18%) Graphite
6 7 (15.91%) logstash
7 6 (13.64%) Salt
7 6 (13.64%) Zenoss
8 5 (11.36%) Vagrant
9 2 (4.55%) OpenView
9 2 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
10 1 (2.27%) Rsyslog
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.55%) BMC
5 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Sun
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
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