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

Opscode Chef
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 102 198
Rank change year-on-year -69 +96 +48
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 95 180 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.40% 2.71% 1.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.56% 22.61% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 83 160 113
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -6.78%
10th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% -6.96%

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 822 796 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.16% 11.98% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 566 660 799
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,250
South East median annual salary £52,050 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.58% - +5.56%

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 July 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 July 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
Maidenhead -45 28 £65,000 +8.33%
Reading -51 24 £60,000 +33.33% 7
Slough 0 23 £60,000 - 1
Windsor +4 7 £60,000 -20.00%
Bracknell - 4 £65,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 87 (91.58%) Ansible
2 74 (77.89%) Puppet
3 57 (60.00%) Python
4 55 (57.89%) DevOps
5 52 (54.74%) Linux
5 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (49.47%) SQL
7 39 (41.05%) Amazon AWS
8 38 (40.00%) Docker
8 38 (40.00%) Configuration Management
9 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (33.68%) NoSQL
11 29 (30.53%) Bash Shell
12 28 (29.47%) Oracle
13 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
13 26 (27.37%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (26.32%) VMware
15 23 (24.21%) HTML
15 23 (24.21%) CSS
15 23 (24.21%) TDD
15 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (24.21%) Git (software)
16 22 (23.16%) Performance Testing
16 22 (23.16%) Sass
16 22 (23.16%) TypeScript
17 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (22.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 21 (22.11%) ITIL
17 21 (22.11%) C#
18 19 (20.00%) IIS

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 19 (20.00%) IIS
2 12 (12.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.26%) Apache
3 5 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (5.26%) Confluence
3 5 (5.26%) JBoss
3 5 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.11%) nginx
4 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 39 (41.05%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (15.79%) IBM Cloud
4 11 (11.58%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (10.53%) Amazon S3
6 9 (9.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (8.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (7.37%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (7.37%) GitHub
9 6 (6.32%) Amazon Glacier
9 6 (6.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (5.26%) OpenShift
10 5 (5.26%) PaaS
11 4 (4.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (3.16%) Datadog
12 3 (3.16%) SaaS
13 2 (2.11%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (1.05%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (1.05%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) WAN
2 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.42%) DHCP
3 8 (8.42%) DNS
3 8 (8.42%) LAN
3 8 (8.42%) SAN
4 6 (6.32%) FCoE
4 6 (6.32%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (6.32%) iSCSI
4 6 (6.32%) NAS
5 3 (3.16%) VPN
6 2 (2.11%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.11%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) NoSQL
2 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.63%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.37%) MySQL
6 6 (6.32%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.05%) Big Data
8 1 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.05%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.05%) HBase
8 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.05%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (24.21%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
3 17 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (9.47%) Subversion
5 6 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (6.32%) JIRA
5 6 (6.32%) Maven
5 6 (6.32%) Vagrant
6 5 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.26%) GitLab
7 4 (4.21%) Travis CI
8 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.05%) Hudson
9 1 (1.05%) JUnit
9 1 (1.05%) Mockito
9 1 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.26%) Developer
2 21 (22.11%) C# Developer
2 21 (22.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 15 (15.79%) Angular Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Automation Engineer
5 12 (12.63%) Build Automation Engineer
5 12 (12.63%) Build Engineer
5 12 (12.63%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (6.32%) Site Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.21%) CSS
1 23 (24.21%) HTML
2 22 (23.16%) Sass
3 18 (18.95%) AngularJS
4 17 (17.89%) HTML5
5 16 (16.84%) .NET
5 16 (16.84%) .NET Framework
5 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET
5 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (16.84%) Node.js
5 16 (16.84%) XML
5 16 (16.84%) XSD
5 16 (16.84%) XSLT
6 15 (15.79%) Middleware
6 15 (15.79%) REST
7 13 (13.68%) Angular 2
7 13 (13.68%) Silverlight
8 5 (5.26%) Spring Boot
9 4 (4.21%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (3.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (9.47%) Replication
4 6 (6.32%) Cloud Native
4 6 (6.32%) Fintech
5 4 (4.21%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (54.74%) Linux
2 21 (22.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (17.89%) CentOS
4 14 (14.74%) Windows
5 11 (11.58%) Ubuntu
6 7 (7.37%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.32%) Unix
8 4 (4.21%) DC/OS
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.16%) Debian
10 2 (2.11%) Kali Linux
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.05%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) DevOps
2 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 26 (27.37%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (24.21%) TDD
6 22 (23.16%) Performance Testing
7 21 (22.11%) ITIL
8 18 (18.95%) OO
9 17 (17.89%) OOD
9 17 (17.89%) Scrum
9 17 (17.89%) Web Application Development
10 16 (16.84%) BDD
10 16 (16.84%) MVC
10 16 (16.84%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (16.84%) Web Development
11 15 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
12 12 (12.63%) Build Automation
12 12 (12.63%) Release Management
12 12 (12.63%) SOA
12 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.00%) Python
2 47 (49.47%) SQL
3 29 (30.53%) Bash Shell
4 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
5 22 (23.16%) TypeScript
6 21 (22.11%) C#
7 19 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 17 (17.89%) Java
9 16 (16.84%) Ruby
9 16 (16.84%) T-SQL
10 12 (12.63%) C++
11 9 (9.47%) Perl
12 7 (7.37%) PHP
13 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
14 3 (3.16%) Go
15 2 (2.11%) Kotlin
16 1 (1.05%) C
16 1 (1.05%) Java 8
16 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.05%) RHCE
4 1 (1.05%) RHCSA
System Software
1 38 (40.00%) Docker
2 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.42%) KVM
4 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.32%) Samba
5 5 (5.26%) oVirt
6 4 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.21%) VirtualBox
7 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.16%) Xen
7 3 (3.16%) XenServer
8 2 (2.11%) Gluster
8 2 (2.11%) NFS
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 87 (91.58%) Ansible
2 74 (77.89%) Puppet
3 15 (15.79%) Kubernetes
4 13 (13.68%) Terraform
5 6 (6.32%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (6.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 5 (5.26%) rkt
7 4 (4.21%) Nagios
8 3 (3.16%) Packer
8 3 (3.16%) Salt
9 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.11%) Nessus
9 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.11%) Nmap
9 2 (2.11%) SCCM
9 2 (2.11%) SCOM
9 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.05%) BladeLogic
10 1 (1.05%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Oracle
2 25 (26.32%) VMware
3 15 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.42%) Google
5 6 (6.32%) Centrify
6 5 (5.26%) SaltStack
6 5 (5.26%) Splunk
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
7 3 (3.16%) New Relic
8 2 (2.11%) CA
8 2 (2.11%) Citrix
8 2 (2.11%) CommVault
8 2 (2.11%) Dell
8 2 (2.11%) EMC
8 2 (2.11%) Juniper
8 2 (2.11%) McAfee
8 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.11%) NetApp
8 2 (2.11%) Sophos
8 2 (2.11%) Veritas