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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 137 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 10 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 0.32% 0.098%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.94% 3.03% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £60,000 £59,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
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
254 264 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.82% 10.51% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 166 180 119
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 October 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Reading

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) DevOps
3 10 (66.67%) Puppet
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (60.00%) SOA
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby
7 5 (33.33%) SaaS
8 4 (26.67%) PaaS
8 4 (26.67%) RSpec
8 4 (26.67%) IaaS
8 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
8 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (20.00%) Open Source
9 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (13.33%) Python
10 2 (13.33%) Perl
10 2 (13.33%) MySQL
10 2 (13.33%) Windows
11 1 (6.67%) Solaris
11 1 (6.67%) Apache
11 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
11 1 (6.67%) Cisco
11 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
11 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (26.67%) PaaS
2 4 (26.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) OSPF
1 1 (6.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) RSpec
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
4 1 (6.67%) Debian
4 1 (6.67%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) SOA
3 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Ruby
2 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
1 1 (6.67%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) CFEngine
2 1 (6.67%) Ganeti
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
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