Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 158 269
Rank change year-on-year +40 +111 +63
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 153 157 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.43% 1.83% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.54% 18.76% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 132 138 55
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £83,250
South East median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% -6.67%

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 599 837 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.51% 9.74% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 495 653 713
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +47 95 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Slough -4 25 £50,500 -30.34%
Maidenhead +24 20 £57,500 -10.16%
Newbury -8 7 £55,000 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £47,500 -
Bracknell +2 1 £100,000 +53.85% 3
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 142 (92.81%) Puppet
2 127 (83.01%) Linux
3 118 (77.12%) Python
4 113 (73.86%) DevOps
5 107 (69.93%) Bash Shell
6 97 (63.40%) Amazon AWS
7 93 (60.78%) Ansible
8 65 (42.48%) Perl
9 62 (40.52%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (39.22%) Java
11 58 (37.91%) Red Hat
12 57 (37.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 55 (35.95%) Docker
14 54 (35.29%) CentOS
15 49 (32.03%) Git (software)
15 49 (32.03%) JavaScript
16 47 (30.72%) SaaS
17 45 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
17 45 (29.41%) Ruby
18 40 (26.14%) PowerShell
18 40 (26.14%) Jenkins
19 36 (23.53%) Windows
20 34 (22.22%) Terraform
21 33 (21.57%) Fintech
22 32 (20.92%) Unix
22 32 (20.92%) Migration
23 31 (20.26%) PHP
24 30 (19.61%) C#
24 30 (19.61%) Finance
25 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development

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 (12.42%) Apache
2 12 (7.84%) nginx
3 10 (6.54%) Confluence
3 10 (6.54%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.96%) IIS
6 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 97 (63.40%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (30.72%) SaaS
3 45 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (10.46%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (10.46%) Amazon S3
5 13 (8.50%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (8.50%) Route 53
6 11 (7.19%) GitHub
7 7 (4.58%) PaaS
8 5 (3.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.61%) IaaS
10 3 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.65%) Akamai
11 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.65%) Office 365
11 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.65%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.34%) Firewall
2 15 (9.80%) SSL
2 15 (9.80%) VPN
3 13 (8.50%) FTP
3 13 (8.50%) SNMP
4 12 (7.84%) DNS
5 11 (7.19%) Internet
5 11 (7.19%) WAN
6 10 (6.54%) LAN
6 10 (6.54%) TCP/IP
7 9 (5.88%) DHCP
8 4 (2.61%) BGP
8 4 (2.61%) EIGRP
8 4 (2.61%) MPLS
8 4 (2.61%) OSPF
8 4 (2.61%) RIP
9 3 (1.96%) BIG-IP
9 3 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.96%) HTTP
10 2 (1.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.30%) MySQL
2 22 (14.38%) MongoDB
3 14 (9.15%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.50%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (8.50%) DB2
5 9 (5.88%) Redis
6 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.31%) InfluxDB
8 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.65%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 49 (32.03%) Git (software)
2 40 (26.14%) Jenkins
3 26 (16.99%) Maven
4 20 (13.07%) Ant
5 19 (12.42%) Subversion
6 15 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (8.50%) JIRA
7 13 (8.50%) Toad
8 11 (7.19%) TeamCity
9 9 (5.88%) GitLab
10 8 (5.23%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (5.23%) Vagrant
11 7 (4.58%) Cucumber
11 7 (4.58%) Selenium
11 7 (4.58%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (3.92%) Eclipse
12 6 (3.92%) IntelliJ
12 6 (3.92%) NetBeans
12 6 (3.92%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (19.61%) Finance
2 19 (12.42%) Banking
3 8 (5.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (4.58%) Automotive
5 6 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (49.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (14.38%) AWS DevOps
2 22 (14.38%) AWS Engineer
3 21 (13.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 21 (13.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 21 (13.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 19 (12.42%) Administrator
5 14 (9.15%) Linux Administrator
6 13 (8.50%) Lead DevOps
6 13 (8.50%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (7.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.23%) Junior
10 8 (5.23%) Junior DevOps
11 7 (4.58%) Cloud Administrator
12 6 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
13 5 (3.27%) Architect
13 5 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.34%) HTML
2 21 (13.73%) Web Services
3 17 (11.11%) CSS
4 15 (9.80%) LAMP
5 13 (8.50%) HTML5
6 11 (7.19%) JSON
7 10 (6.54%) .NET
8 9 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 9 (5.88%) REST
9 8 (5.23%) AngularJS
9 8 (5.23%) Node.js
10 6 (3.92%) RESTful
10 6 (3.92%) SOAP
11 5 (3.27%) Sensu
11 5 (3.27%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.96%) Middleware
12 3 (1.96%) Sass
12 3 (1.96%) Spring
13 2 (1.31%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.57%) Fintech
2 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.19%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.88%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.92%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.61%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.96%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.31%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.31%) Replication
10 1 (0.65%) Clustering
10 1 (0.65%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 127 (83.01%) Linux
2 57 (37.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (35.29%) CentOS
4 36 (23.53%) Windows
5 32 (20.92%) Unix
6 25 (16.34%) Ubuntu
7 20 (13.07%) Debian
8 10 (6.54%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.31%) Kali Linux
9 2 (1.31%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.31%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (73.86%) DevOps
2 62 (40.52%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (20.92%) Migration
4 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (18.30%) Configuration Management
6 25 (16.34%) Open Source
7 24 (15.69%) Release Management
8 17 (11.11%) High Availability
9 16 (10.46%) Test Automation
10 13 (8.50%) ITIL
10 13 (8.50%) TDD
11 12 (7.84%) Continuous Deployment
12 11 (7.19%) BDD
12 11 (7.19%) Build Automation
12 11 (7.19%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (7.19%) Microservices
13 10 (6.54%) Scrum
14 9 (5.88%) Performance Testing
15 8 (5.23%) Data Management
16 7 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 118 (77.12%) Python
2 107 (69.93%) Bash Shell
3 65 (42.48%) Perl
4 60 (39.22%) Java
5 49 (32.03%) JavaScript
6 45 (29.41%) Ruby
7 40 (26.14%) PowerShell
8 31 (20.26%) PHP
9 30 (19.61%) C#
10 28 (18.30%) SQL
11 18 (11.76%) C++
12 17 (11.11%) Tcl
13 6 (3.92%) C
13 6 (3.92%) F#
14 5 (3.27%) ES6
15 4 (2.61%) Scala
16 3 (1.96%) Go
16 3 (1.96%) Kotlin
16 3 (1.96%) TypeScript
17 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (13.07%) AWS Certification
2 13 (8.50%) Degree
3 10 (6.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.96%) ISEB
4 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.31%) CCNA
5 2 (1.31%) CCNP
5 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) RHCE
6 1 (0.65%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 55 (35.95%) Docker
2 18 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.27%) vSphere
5 4 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.96%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.65%) KVM
Systems Management
1 142 (92.81%) Puppet
2 93 (60.78%) Ansible
3 34 (22.22%) Terraform
4 23 (15.03%) Kubernetes
5 17 (11.11%) ZABBIX
6 13 (8.50%) Salt
7 12 (7.84%) Nagios
8 5 (3.27%) Icinga
8 5 (3.27%) logstash
8 5 (3.27%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.61%) SCCM
10 3 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.96%) SCOM
11 2 (1.31%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.31%) Graphite
11 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.31%) Nessus
11 2 (1.31%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.31%) Nmap
11 2 (1.31%) Riemann
Vendors
1 58 (37.91%) Red Hat
2 19 (12.42%) ServiceNow
2 19 (12.42%) VMware
3 15 (9.80%) Oracle
4 12 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.58%) Cisco
6 6 (3.92%) Citrix
6 6 (3.92%) Google
6 6 (3.92%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.27%) CA
8 4 (2.61%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.61%) New Relic
8 4 (2.61%) Sun
9 3 (1.96%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.96%) Brocade
9 3 (1.96%) EMC
9 3 (1.96%) F5
9 3 (1.96%) HP
9 3 (1.96%) Juniper
9 3 (1.96%) SaltStack