The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 118 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 27 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.08% 0.61% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.51% 7.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 0
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.24% -2.63%
Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
284 173 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.41% 8.15% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 198 101 189
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
Berkshire

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 17 April 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Reading

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (89.74%) Puppet
3 33 (84.62%) Perl
4 30 (76.92%) MySQL
4 30 (76.92%) Configuration Management
5 25 (64.10%) SaaS
6 24 (61.54%) Git (software)
6 24 (61.54%) Apache
6 24 (61.54%) PHP
7 23 (58.97%) Python
8 22 (56.41%) Drupal
9 21 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (53.85%) Web Services
9 21 (53.85%) LAMP
10 20 (51.28%) Ruby
10 20 (51.28%) Open Source
11 18 (46.15%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
12 17 (43.59%) Ganglia
13 16 (41.03%) Cacti
13 16 (41.03%) Splunk
13 16 (41.03%) Subversion
13 16 (41.03%) OpenView
13 16 (41.03%) BMC
13 16 (41.03%) Nagios
14 15 (38.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 15 (38.46%) nginx
14 15 (38.46%) Eucalyptus
14 15 (38.46%) Varnish
15 13 (33.33%) PaaS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (61.54%) Apache
2 22 (56.41%) Drupal
3 15 (38.46%) nginx
3 15 (38.46%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (5.13%) Confluence
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (64.10%) SaaS
2 21 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (46.15%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (5.13%) CloudFront
5 2 (5.13%) Route 53
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 10 (25.64%) Internet
3 9 (23.08%) OSPF
3 9 (23.08%) BGP
4 3 (7.69%) HTTP
5 2 (5.13%) LDAP
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (76.92%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) MariaDB
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.13%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 16 (41.03%) Subversion
3 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.13%) JIRA
6 1 (2.56%) Ant
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) Gradle
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (2.56%) Games
1 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Administrator
4 11 (28.21%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (25.64%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (17.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) LAMP
1 21 (53.85%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) XML
2 4 (10.26%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) Resque
3 1 (2.56%) PostGIS
3 1 (2.56%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (2.56%) MCollective
3 1 (2.56%) Spring
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.56%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Open Source
2 6 (15.38%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Wiki
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) CentOS
3 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Configuration Management
2 9 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.26%) Product Management
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Identity Management
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) Benchmarking
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.13%) Load Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.56%) Dependency Management
7 1 (2.56%) Release Management
7 1 (2.56%) TDD
7 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) Perl
2 24 (61.54%) PHP
3 23 (58.97%) Python
4 20 (51.28%) Ruby
5 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (23.08%) RHCE
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Varnish
2 4 (10.26%) KVM
3 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) Postfix
3 2 (5.13%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 35 (89.74%) Puppet
2 17 (43.59%) Ganglia
3 16 (41.03%) OpenView
3 16 (41.03%) Nagios
3 16 (41.03%) Cacti
4 15 (38.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (10.26%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.13%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.56%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) BMC
1 16 (41.03%) Splunk
2 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 6 (15.38%) Sun
5 4 (10.26%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
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