Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 118 159
Rank change year-on-year -67 +41 +112
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 80 154 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.30% 2.44% 1.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.32% 25.12% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 70 133 138
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,900 £40,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £72,750 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.88% +3.64% +4.76%

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 775 613 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.59% 9.73% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 589 505 720
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 £32,500 £36,150
90th Percentile £72,750 £75,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 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 20 November 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 -41 41 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Slough -6 22 £60,000 +18.81% 1
Maidenhead -41 10 £60,000 +4.35%
Bracknell -10 3 £75,000 -25.00%
Windsor - 2 £55,000 -
Wokingham +15 1 £72,500 +52.63%
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 70 (87.50%) Ansible
2 55 (68.75%) Puppet
3 48 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (57.50%) Linux
5 45 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (45.00%) DevOps
6 36 (45.00%) SQL
6 36 (45.00%) Python
7 34 (42.50%) Docker
8 31 (38.75%) NoSQL
8 31 (38.75%) JavaScript
9 29 (36.25%) C#
9 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
10 28 (35.00%) AngularJS
10 28 (35.00%) Java
11 27 (33.75%) .NET
11 27 (33.75%) Scrum
11 27 (33.75%) VMware
11 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 27 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (31.25%) TDD
13 24 (30.00%) Configuration Management
14 23 (28.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 23 (28.75%) Bash Shell
14 23 (28.75%) Git (software)
14 23 (28.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (28.75%) TypeScript
15 22 (27.50%) BDD
15 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
16 20 (25.00%) 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 20 (25.00%) IIS
2 8 (10.00%) Confluence
2 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.25%) JBoss
4 5 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.00%) nginx
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.50%) Apache
7 1 (1.25%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 45 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (16.25%) Amazon S3
5 12 (15.00%) GitHub
6 11 (13.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (11.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (11.25%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (11.25%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (11.25%) SaaS
9 8 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
10 7 (8.75%) Amazon Glacier
11 6 (7.50%) OpenShift
12 5 (6.25%) npm
12 5 (6.25%) PaaS
12 5 (6.25%) Serverless
13 4 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) DNS
1 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.75%) DHCP
2 7 (8.75%) FCoE
2 7 (8.75%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (8.75%) iSCSI
2 7 (8.75%) LAN
2 7 (8.75%) NAS
2 7 (8.75%) SAN
2 7 (8.75%) WAN
3 5 (6.25%) Firewall
3 5 (6.25%) VPN
4 4 (5.00%) SNMP
5 1 (1.25%) HTTP
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) SMTP
5 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.75%) NoSQL
2 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.25%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (11.25%) MySQL
4 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.00%) Big Data
8 4 (5.00%) MariaDB
8 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.00%) Power BI
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.25%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
2 23 (28.75%) Git (software)
2 23 (28.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (23.75%) Subversion
4 10 (12.50%) JIRA
5 9 (11.25%) Vagrant
6 8 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (10.00%) Maven
7 6 (7.50%) Cucumber
8 5 (6.25%) Babel
8 5 (6.25%) Bitbucket
8 5 (6.25%) GitLab
8 5 (6.25%) gulp
8 5 (6.25%) webpack
9 4 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (5.00%) VersionOne
10 3 (3.75%) Travis CI
11 2 (2.50%) Mockito
11 2 (2.50%) Selenium
11 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Angular Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (7.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Build Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Build Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Scrum Master
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Scrum Master
9 3 (3.75%) Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) AngularJS
2 27 (33.75%) .NET
3 19 (23.75%) HTML
4 18 (22.50%) CSS
4 18 (22.50%) HTML5
4 18 (22.50%) Sass
5 17 (21.25%) .NET Framework
5 17 (21.25%) Angular 2
5 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET
5 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (12.50%) Node.js
7 7 (8.75%) RESTful
8 6 (7.50%) Silverlight
8 6 (7.50%) XML
8 6 (7.50%) XSD
8 6 (7.50%) XSLT
9 5 (6.25%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (5.00%) REST
10 4 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Fintech
2 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.25%) Replication
4 5 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.00%) PMI
5 4 (5.00%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.75%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.50%) Clustering
7 2 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.50%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (1.25%) PKI
8 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (57.50%) Linux
2 23 (28.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (17.50%) CentOS
3 14 (17.50%) Windows
4 9 (11.25%) Ubuntu
5 7 (8.75%) Unix
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Server
7 4 (5.00%) DC/OS
8 3 (3.75%) Debian
8 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.25%) Fedora
9 1 (1.25%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) DevOps
3 27 (33.75%) Scrum
4 25 (31.25%) TDD
5 24 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 22 (27.50%) BDD
7 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (22.50%) Web Application Development
9 17 (21.25%) MVC
9 17 (21.25%) Web Development
10 15 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (17.50%) ITIL
12 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
13 12 (15.00%) SDLC
13 12 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
14 11 (13.75%) Coaching
14 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (12.50%) OO
16 9 (11.25%) Open Source
16 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) Python
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 31 (38.75%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.25%) C#
4 28 (35.00%) Java
5 23 (28.75%) Bash Shell
5 23 (28.75%) TypeScript
6 19 (23.75%) Ruby
7 17 (21.25%) T-SQL
8 12 (15.00%) Shell Script
9 9 (11.25%) Perl
10 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
11 6 (7.50%) PHP
12 5 (6.25%) C++
12 5 (6.25%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.75%) Go
14 2 (2.50%) Java 8
15 1 (1.25%) Kotlin
15 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.25%) CCNA
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.25%) MCSE
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) RHCE
3 1 (1.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) PMBOK
1 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 34 (42.50%) Docker
2 27 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.75%) KVM
4 7 (8.75%) Samba
5 5 (6.25%) oVirt
5 5 (6.25%) Xen
6 4 (5.00%) VMware Server
6 4 (5.00%) XenServer
7 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.75%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.25%) Postfix
8 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 70 (87.50%) Ansible
2 55 (68.75%) Puppet
3 19 (23.75%) Terraform
4 17 (21.25%) Kubernetes
5 10 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (8.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 6 (7.50%) Nagios
7 6 (7.50%) Salt
8 5 (6.25%) rkt
9 4 (5.00%) Mesos
9 4 (5.00%) Rancher
9 4 (5.00%) ZABBIX
10 2 (2.50%) Icinga
10 2 (2.50%) Kibana
10 2 (2.50%) logstash
10 2 (2.50%) Packer
10 2 (2.50%) Prometheus
11 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) VMware
2 20 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (15.00%) Oracle
4 8 (10.00%) Google
5 7 (8.75%) Centrify
6 5 (6.25%) IBM
6 5 (6.25%) SaltStack
7 4 (5.00%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (5.00%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.00%) Tableau
8 2 (2.50%) New Relic
8 2 (2.50%) Splunk
9 1 (1.25%) CenturyLink