Period
to 4 July 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 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 143 186
Rank change year-on-year +14 +43 -81
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 34 106 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.17% 1.80% 1.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.83% 14.46% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31 134 83
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £51,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £72,250 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +15.60% +8.70% +4.55%

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 385 733 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.29% 12.47% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 272 592 564
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,075 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,375 £78,625 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

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 July 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 July 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 -17 8 £75,000 +20.00% 2
Bracknell +20 5 £85,000 +41.67%
Maidenhead +45 4 - -
Newbury +31 2 £76,250 +32.61%
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 32 (94.12%) DevOps
2 29 (85.29%) Puppet
3 24 (70.59%) Python
4 23 (67.65%) AWS
5 22 (64.71%) Ansible
6 21 (61.76%) Docker
7 20 (58.82%) Linux
8 19 (55.88%) Jenkins
9 18 (52.94%) Kubernetes
10 17 (50.00%) Azure
10 17 (50.00%) Java
10 17 (50.00%) Windows
11 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
12 14 (41.18%) Terraform
13 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
14 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
15 10 (29.41%) GCP
15 10 (29.41%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (29.41%) Web Services
16 9 (26.47%) Google
17 8 (23.53%) Groovy
18 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
18 7 (20.59%) Firewall
18 7 (20.59%) Migration
18 7 (20.59%) XML
18 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
18 7 (20.59%) SaltStack
18 7 (20.59%) Packer
18 7 (20.59%) Cloud Native

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 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 23 (67.65%) AWS
2 17 (50.00%) Azure
3 10 (29.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (29.41%) GCP
4 6 (17.65%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (14.71%) GitHub
6 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (5.88%) IaaS
6 2 (5.88%) OpenShift
6 2 (5.88%) PaaS
6 2 (5.88%) Serverless
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.94%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (2.94%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) HBase
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) GitLab
2 5 (14.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (14.71%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.94%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Military
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Lead DevOps
2 5 (14.71%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) QA Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (14.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (2.94%) AWS Architect
4 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) RAML
3 5 (14.71%) REST
3 5 (14.71%) Swagger
3 5 (14.71%) WSDL
3 5 (14.71%) XSD
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) JSON
4 2 (5.88%) YAML
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Cloud Native
2 6 (17.65%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) DevOps
2 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Migration
5 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure as Code
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
6 5 (14.71%) SOA
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) Architectural Design
7 4 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (11.76%) Fintech
7 4 (11.76%) Project Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Python
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
4 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
5 8 (23.53%) Groovy
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.71%) Bourne shell
7 5 (14.71%) C
7 5 (14.71%) C#
7 5 (14.71%) C++
7 5 (14.71%) Jython
8 3 (8.82%) Ruby
8 3 (8.82%) SQL
9 2 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) HDFS
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (85.29%) Puppet
2 22 (64.71%) Ansible
3 18 (52.94%) Kubernetes
4 14 (41.18%) Terraform
5 7 (20.59%) Packer
6 4 (11.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Google
2 7 (20.59%) SaltStack
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) VMware