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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 179 186
Rank change year-on-year +85 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 89 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.64% 0.84% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.94% 9.59% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75 42 34
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 388 438 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.51% 8.73% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 321 384 343
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +54 45 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Slough +42 17 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Maidenhead +20 14 £60,000 +45.45%
Windsor - 5 £75,000 - 1
Wokingham - 3 £37,500 -
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 137 (91.95%) Puppet
2 119 (79.87%) Linux
3 110 (73.83%) DevOps
4 95 (63.76%) Amazon AWS
5 94 (63.09%) Python
6 80 (53.69%) Ansible
7 58 (38.93%) Unix
8 57 (38.26%) Bash Shell
9 56 (37.58%) Perl
10 49 (32.89%) Java
11 46 (30.87%) Salt
12 45 (30.20%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (30.20%) Git (software)
13 40 (26.85%) SaaS
13 40 (26.85%) Maven
14 38 (25.50%) VMware
14 38 (25.50%) Windows
15 37 (24.83%) CentOS
16 35 (23.49%) Ruby
16 35 (23.49%) Jenkins
17 30 (20.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 30 (20.13%) Ant
17 30 (20.13%) MySQL
17 30 (20.13%) Configuration Management
18 28 (18.79%) Web Services
18 28 (18.79%) Microsoft Azure
19 27 (18.12%) Continuous Delivery
19 27 (18.12%) Spring
20 26 (17.45%) PowerShell
20 26 (17.45%) Oracle

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 21 (14.09%) Apache
2 12 (8.05%) nginx
3 10 (6.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (6.04%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.03%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.01%) Confluence
6 3 (2.01%) Drupal
6 3 (2.01%) Eucalyptus
6 3 (2.01%) IIS
7 2 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Eloqua
1 6 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 95 (63.76%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (26.85%) SaaS
3 28 (18.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (6.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (6.04%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (6.04%) SoftLayer
6 7 (4.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.03%) Responsys
7 6 (4.03%) Taleo
8 5 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.01%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.01%) PaaS
10 2 (1.34%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (1.34%) CloudFront
10 2 (1.34%) G Suite
10 2 (1.34%) Office 365
11 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.72%) DNS
2 8 (5.37%) VSAN
3 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.03%) Network Security
5 4 (2.68%) DHCP
6 3 (2.01%) Firewall
6 3 (2.01%) SAN
7 2 (1.34%) IPsec
7 2 (1.34%) LAN
7 2 (1.34%) WAN
8 1 (0.67%) Internet
8 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.67%) VPN
8 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.13%) MySQL
2 17 (11.41%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.40%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.71%) RDBMS
4 10 (6.71%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.37%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.70%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.03%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.68%) Big Data
10 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.34%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (30.20%) Git (software)
2 40 (26.85%) Maven
3 35 (23.49%) Jenkins
4 30 (20.13%) Ant
5 22 (14.77%) Subversion
6 21 (14.09%) Vagrant
7 14 (9.40%) Apache Ivy
7 14 (9.40%) Gradle
8 10 (6.71%) JIRA
9 8 (5.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.36%) VersionOne
11 4 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.34%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.34%) FishEye
General
1 17 (11.41%) Marketing
2 15 (10.07%) Banking
2 15 (10.07%) Finance
3 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.34%) Advertising
4 2 (1.34%) Electronics
4 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (34.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (18.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 26 (17.45%) Administrator
4 25 (16.78%) Linux Engineer
5 24 (16.11%) Systems Administrator
6 23 (15.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 20 (13.42%) Cloud Engineer
7 20 (13.42%) Release Engineer
8 15 (10.07%) Architect
9 13 (8.72%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (8.72%) Consultant
9 13 (8.72%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (8.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 12 (8.05%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (8.05%) DevOps Administrator
10 12 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (7.38%) Support Engineer
12 10 (6.71%) Cloud Consultant
13 9 (6.04%) Automation Architect
13 9 (6.04%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.79%) Web Services
2 27 (18.12%) Spring
3 9 (6.04%) .NET
4 8 (5.37%) LAMP
5 6 (4.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.36%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.01%) Sensu
8 2 (1.34%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.34%) CSS
8 2 (1.34%) HTML
8 2 (1.34%) JSON
8 2 (1.34%) Node.js
8 2 (1.34%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.67%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.67%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 11 (7.38%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.71%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.37%) FlexPod
4 7 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 6 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.03%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.36%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.36%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (2.01%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.34%) Fintech
8 2 (1.34%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.67%) Blog
9 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 119 (79.87%) Linux
2 58 (38.93%) Unix
3 38 (25.50%) Windows
4 37 (24.83%) CentOS
5 30 (20.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (13.42%) Windows Server
7 16 (10.74%) Debian
8 14 (9.40%) Ubuntu
9 9 (6.04%) Solaris
10 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.68%) VMS
12 3 (2.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (73.83%) DevOps
2 45 (30.20%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (20.13%) Configuration Management
4 27 (18.12%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (14.09%) Build Automation
5 21 (14.09%) Open Source
6 16 (10.74%) High Availability
6 16 (10.74%) SOA
7 15 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.40%) Dependency Management
9 13 (8.72%) ITIL
9 13 (8.72%) Migration
10 12 (8.05%) Continuous Deployment
10 12 (8.05%) Prototyping
10 12 (8.05%) Rapid Prototyping
11 11 (7.38%) Load Balancing
11 11 (7.38%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.04%) Performance Management
12 9 (6.04%) Reverse Engineering
12 9 (6.04%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 94 (63.09%) Python
2 57 (38.26%) Bash Shell
3 56 (37.58%) Perl
4 49 (32.89%) Java
5 35 (23.49%) Ruby
6 26 (17.45%) PowerShell
7 23 (15.44%) SQL
8 8 (5.37%) PHP
8 8 (5.37%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.68%) Groovy
10 2 (1.34%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.05%) AWS Certification
2 10 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.37%) VCDX
4 2 (1.34%) CCNA
4 2 (1.34%) CCNP
4 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.34%) CISM
4 2 (1.34%) CISSP
4 2 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.67%) CISA
5 1 (0.67%) Degree
5 1 (0.67%) MCSE
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.70%) SLA
3 4 (2.68%) QA
4 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (16.78%) Docker
2 23 (15.44%) vSphere
3 19 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (11.41%) Hyper-V
5 15 (10.07%) Active Directory
6 11 (7.38%) Xen
7 9 (6.04%) Varnish
7 9 (6.04%) vCloud
7 9 (6.04%) XenServer
8 7 (4.70%) VMware ESX
9 6 (4.03%) KVM
9 6 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.01%) GlusterFS
11 2 (1.34%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 137 (91.95%) Puppet
2 80 (53.69%) Ansible
3 46 (30.87%) Salt
4 14 (9.40%) Nagios
5 12 (8.05%) vRealize
6 9 (6.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (4.03%) Cobbler
8 4 (2.68%) WSUS
8 4 (2.68%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.01%) Cacti
9 3 (2.01%) collectd
9 3 (2.01%) Ganglia
9 3 (2.01%) Graphite
9 3 (2.01%) Icinga
9 3 (2.01%) OpenView
9 3 (2.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (2.01%) Terraform
10 2 (1.34%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.67%) Graylog
11 1 (0.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 38 (25.50%) VMware
2 26 (17.45%) Oracle
2 26 (17.45%) Red Hat
3 19 (12.75%) Cisco
4 13 (8.72%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.71%) EMC
5 10 (6.71%) SaltStack
6 9 (6.04%) Nimsoft
6 9 (6.04%) Sun
7 6 (4.03%) IBM
7 6 (4.03%) Juniper
8 5 (3.36%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (3.36%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.68%) HP
10 3 (2.01%) BMC
10 3 (2.01%) Dell
10 3 (2.01%) Google
10 3 (2.01%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.01%) SAP
10 3 (2.01%) Splunk
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