Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 104 169
Rank change year-on-year -77 +65 +88
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 87 162 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.34% 2.58% 1.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.94% 24.25% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 143 129
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £79,000
South East median annual salary £57,250 £57,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.09% -

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 795 668 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.22% 10.63% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 613 539 757
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% -8.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,950 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -4.04% +10.00%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Berkshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 -56 28 £62,500 +38.89% 6
Maidenhead -35 24 £65,000 +13.04%
Slough -3 23 £60,000 -5.88% 1
Windsor -11 6 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Bracknell - 2 £67,500 - 1
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 78 (89.66%) Ansible
2 63 (72.41%) Puppet
3 46 (52.87%) SQL
3 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (51.72%) Python
4 45 (51.72%) DevOps
5 44 (50.57%) Linux
6 35 (40.23%) Configuration Management
6 35 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (36.78%) Docker
8 29 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 27 (31.03%) NoSQL
10 26 (29.89%) ITIL
11 25 (28.74%) VMware
11 25 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
12 24 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (27.59%) TDD
13 23 (26.44%) Scrum
13 23 (26.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (25.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (25.29%) BDD
14 22 (25.29%) IIS
15 21 (24.14%) Oracle
16 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
16 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
16 20 (22.99%) Jenkins
17 19 (21.84%) TypeScript
17 19 (21.84%) Web Application Development
17 19 (21.84%) Sass

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 22 (25.29%) IIS
2 9 (10.34%) Confluence
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.75%) JBoss
4 5 (5.75%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) nginx
7 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (18.39%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (14.94%) IBM Cloud
5 12 (13.79%) Amazon S3
6 11 (12.64%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (11.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (10.34%) Amazon Glacier
8 9 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (6.90%) GitHub
10 5 (5.75%) OpenShift
10 5 (5.75%) PaaS
11 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (4.60%) Office 365
12 2 (2.30%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (1.15%) Datadog
13 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (1.15%) SaaS
13 1 (1.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) WAN
2 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (11.49%) DHCP
3 10 (11.49%) DNS
3 10 (11.49%) LAN
3 10 (11.49%) SAN
4 9 (10.34%) FCoE
4 9 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (10.34%) iSCSI
4 9 (10.34%) NAS
5 2 (2.30%) VPN
6 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.15%) Firewall
6 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.64%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.90%) MySQL
5 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.60%) Power BI
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.30%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 23 (26.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (22.99%) Jenkins
4 15 (17.24%) Subversion
5 10 (11.49%) JIRA
6 6 (6.90%) Maven
7 5 (5.75%) Bitbucket
7 5 (5.75%) GitLab
8 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.60%) Vagrant
8 4 (4.60%) VersionOne
9 2 (2.30%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.15%) Hudson
10 1 (1.15%) JUnit
10 1 (1.15%) Mockito
10 1 (1.15%) Selenium
10 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 13 (14.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Developer
2 19 (21.84%) C# Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (16.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.49%) Angular Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Automation Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Build Automation Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Build Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Site Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (4.60%) Scrum Master
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Scrum Master
10 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
2 19 (21.84%) CSS
2 19 (21.84%) HTML
2 19 (21.84%) HTML5
2 19 (21.84%) Sass
3 18 (20.69%) .NET
3 18 (20.69%) .NET Framework
3 18 (20.69%) Angular 2
3 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (16.09%) Node.js
5 13 (14.94%) Middleware
5 13 (14.94%) REST
6 11 (12.64%) Silverlight
6 11 (12.64%) XML
6 11 (12.64%) XSD
6 11 (12.64%) XSLT
7 5 (5.75%) Spring Boot
8 4 (4.60%) Velocity
9 2 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (14.94%) Replication
3 8 (9.20%) Fintech
4 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.60%) PMI
6 3 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.30%) Clustering
7 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.30%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (1.15%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.57%) Linux
2 22 (25.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (18.39%) Windows
4 12 (13.79%) CentOS
5 9 (10.34%) Unix
6 8 (9.20%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.30%) DC/OS
8 2 (2.30%) Debian
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.15%) Fedora
9 1 (1.15%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (51.72%) DevOps
3 35 (40.23%) Configuration Management
4 26 (29.89%) ITIL
5 24 (27.59%) TDD
6 23 (26.44%) Scrum
7 22 (25.29%) BDD
8 19 (21.84%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (21.84%) Web Application Development
9 18 (20.69%) MVC
9 18 (20.69%) Web Development
10 14 (16.09%) Virtual Environments
11 13 (14.94%) Coaching
11 13 (14.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (14.94%) OO
12 12 (13.79%) OOD
12 12 (13.79%) Performance Testing
13 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (12.64%) Deployment Automation
13 11 (12.64%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) SQL
2 45 (51.72%) Python
3 29 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
5 19 (21.84%) C#
5 19 (21.84%) TypeScript
6 18 (20.69%) Java
6 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
6 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
7 17 (19.54%) Ruby
8 11 (12.64%) Perl
9 10 (11.49%) Shell Script
10 8 (9.20%) C++
11 7 (8.05%) PHP
12 3 (3.45%) Go
13 1 (1.15%) Java 8
13 1 (1.15%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.15%) RHCE
3 1 (1.15%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) PMBOK
1 4 (4.60%) QA
System Software
1 32 (36.78%) Docker
2 25 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.49%) KVM
4 9 (10.34%) Samba
5 5 (5.75%) oVirt
5 5 (5.75%) Xen
6 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.60%) XenServer
7 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.30%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (89.66%) Ansible
2 63 (72.41%) Puppet
3 15 (17.24%) Terraform
4 11 (12.64%) Kubernetes
5 9 (10.34%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 5 (5.75%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (5.75%) rkt
7 4 (4.60%) Nagios
8 3 (3.45%) Salt
8 3 (3.45%) ZABBIX
9 2 (2.30%) Prometheus
10 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.15%) Kibana
10 1 (1.15%) logstash
10 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (1.15%) Nessus
10 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.15%) Nmap
10 1 (1.15%) Packer
10 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) VMware
2 21 (24.14%) Oracle
3 17 (19.54%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.34%) Centrify
5 5 (5.75%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) SaltStack
6 4 (4.60%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (4.60%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.60%) Tableau
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco
7 2 (2.30%) Splunk
8 1 (1.15%) Dell
8 1 (1.15%) EMC
8 1 (1.15%) FireEye
8 1 (1.15%) McAfee
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.15%) New Relic
8 1 (1.15%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.15%) Sophos