Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 165 186
Rank change year-on-year +30 +21 -50
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 73 87 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.61% 1.55% 1.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.33% 11.48% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56 119 80
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £33,713
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,000 £112,500
South East median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% +1.85%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 592 758 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.07% 13.54% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 405 603 530
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £76,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in Berkshire over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -18 36 £75,000 +20.00% 6
Maidenhead - 6 £65,000 -
Bracknell +13 4 £85,000 +13.33% 1
Newbury +18 2 £76,250 +32.61%
Hungerford - 2 - -
Slough +13 1 £85,000 +54.55%
Wokingham +9 1 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 65 (89.04%) Puppet
2 59 (80.82%) DevOps
3 51 (69.86%) Ansible
4 49 (67.12%) Linux
4 49 (67.12%) Python
5 44 (60.27%) Configuration Management
6 39 (53.42%) Docker
6 39 (53.42%) AWS
7 37 (50.68%) Kubernetes
8 33 (45.21%) Azure
9 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
9 32 (43.84%) Terraform
9 32 (43.84%) Java
10 29 (39.73%) Bash Shell
11 25 (34.25%) Windows
12 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
13 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (27.40%) AWS CloudFormation
15 19 (26.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (24.66%) Computer Science
17 17 (23.29%) Ruby
18 16 (21.92%) Migration
18 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
19 15 (20.55%) Google
19 15 (20.55%) GCP
19 15 (20.55%) Amazon ECS
20 14 (19.18%) Salt
20 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
20 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) JBoss
1 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.22%) IIS
3 5 (6.85%) Apache
4 4 (5.48%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (5.48%) Confluence
4 4 (5.48%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 39 (53.42%) AWS
2 33 (45.21%) Azure
3 20 (27.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (20.55%) Amazon ECS
4 15 (20.55%) GCP
5 11 (15.07%) GitHub
6 7 (9.59%) IaaS
6 7 (9.59%) OpenShift
6 7 (9.59%) PaaS
6 7 (9.59%) SaaS
7 6 (8.22%) Serverless
8 4 (5.48%) Office 365
9 3 (4.11%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (2.74%) npm
11 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
11 1 (1.37%) AWS CodeCommit
11 1 (1.37%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Firewall
2 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) DHCP
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 4 (5.48%) SMTP
3 4 (5.48%) SSL
4 3 (4.11%) Network Security
5 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.85%) Big Data
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) HBase
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
2 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.81%) GitLab
4 10 (13.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (12.33%) CircleCI
6 6 (8.22%) Subversion
7 5 (6.85%) Gradle
7 5 (6.85%) Maven
8 4 (5.48%) JIRA
8 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.48%) VersionOne
9 2 (2.74%) Ant
9 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.37%) JMeter
10 1 (1.37%) LoadUI
10 1 (1.37%) Selenium
10 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (12.33%) Senior DevOps
2 9 (12.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (8.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Scrum Master
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Scrum Master
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) Web Services
2 6 (8.22%) XML
3 5 (6.85%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (6.85%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (5.48%) ADO
4 4 (5.48%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (5.48%) RAML
4 4 (5.48%) REST
4 4 (5.48%) Swagger
4 4 (5.48%) Velocity
4 4 (5.48%) WSDL
4 4 (5.48%) XSD
5 3 (4.11%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (4.11%) Kafka
5 3 (4.11%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (4.11%) Node.js
5 3 (4.11%) Spring
6 2 (2.74%) CSS
6 2 (2.74%) JSON
6 2 (2.74%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Public Cloud
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.22%) Cloud Native
4 5 (6.85%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (5.48%) PMI
6 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (67.12%) Linux
2 25 (34.25%) Windows
3 19 (26.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (19.18%) Unix
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (80.82%) DevOps
2 44 (60.27%) Configuration Management
3 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.66%) Computer Science
4 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.92%) Migration
6 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
7 11 (15.07%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.33%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (12.33%) Fintech
9 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Automation
9 9 (12.33%) Project Delivery
10 8 (10.96%) SDLC
11 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
12 6 (8.22%) Analytics
12 6 (8.22%) CRM
12 6 (8.22%) High Availability
12 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure as Code
12 6 (8.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (67.12%) Python
2 32 (43.84%) Java
3 29 (39.73%) Bash Shell
4 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
5 17 (23.29%) Ruby
6 9 (12.33%) SQL
7 7 (9.59%) Scala
8 6 (8.22%) Go
8 6 (8.22%) Groovy
8 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.85%) C++
10 4 (5.48%) Bourne shell
10 4 (5.48%) C
10 4 (5.48%) C#
10 4 (5.48%) Jython
11 3 (4.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
1 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.81%) Degree
3 12 (16.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.74%) CCIE
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.37%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
2 6 (8.22%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.48%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (53.42%) Docker
2 4 (5.48%) NFS
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 65 (89.04%) Puppet
2 51 (69.86%) Ansible
3 37 (50.68%) Kubernetes
4 32 (43.84%) Terraform
5 14 (19.18%) Salt
6 12 (16.44%) Packer
7 3 (4.11%) Kibana
7 3 (4.11%) logstash
8 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Google
2 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.33%) SaltStack
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle
5 4 (5.48%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (5.48%) HP
5 4 (5.48%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.11%) Sun
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco
7 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.37%) New Relic