Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 154 271
Rank change year-on-year +8 +117 +31
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 116 137 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.79% 1.74% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.77% 17.36% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 97 128 46
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +26.32%
10th Percentile £33,750 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £82,500 £83,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 618 789 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.52% 10.05% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 482 619 742
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.28% +14.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +26 81 £50,000 -20.00% 10
Slough -13 13 £50,500 -27.86% 2
Maidenhead -4 11 £65,000 -12.16%
Newbury -12 7 £51,250 -6.82% 2
Bracknell +1 3 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Wokingham - 2 £47,500 -
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 108 (93.10%) Puppet
2 94 (81.03%) Linux
3 92 (79.31%) DevOps
4 84 (72.41%) Python
4 84 (72.41%) Bash Shell
5 73 (62.93%) Amazon AWS
6 70 (60.34%) Ansible
7 48 (41.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (40.52%) Perl
9 41 (35.34%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (34.48%) CentOS
10 40 (34.48%) Java
11 39 (33.62%) JavaScript
12 38 (32.76%) Red Hat
12 38 (32.76%) SaaS
12 38 (32.76%) Jenkins
13 35 (30.17%) PowerShell
14 34 (29.31%) Docker
15 32 (27.59%) Terraform
15 32 (27.59%) Git (software)
15 32 (27.59%) Windows
16 31 (26.72%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (25.86%) Ruby
18 27 (23.28%) Ubuntu
18 27 (23.28%) Unix
19 26 (22.41%) PHP
20 25 (21.55%) SQL
20 25 (21.55%) Fintech
21 24 (20.69%) Configuration Management
22 22 (18.97%) C#

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 (18.10%) Apache
2 11 (9.48%) Confluence
3 9 (7.76%) OpenStack
4 8 (6.90%) nginx
5 4 (3.45%) IIS
6 3 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 73 (62.93%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (32.76%) SaaS
3 31 (26.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (14.66%) Amazon S3
5 16 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (11.21%) Amazon ELB
6 13 (11.21%) Route 53
7 6 (5.17%) GitHub
8 5 (4.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.72%) IaaS
10 2 (1.72%) PaaS
11 1 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.86%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.86%) Office 365
11 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.10%) Firewall
2 16 (13.79%) VPN
3 14 (12.07%) SSL
4 13 (11.21%) FTP
4 13 (11.21%) SNMP
5 11 (9.48%) DNS
6 9 (7.76%) DHCP
6 9 (7.76%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.03%) WAN
8 6 (5.17%) Internet
9 4 (3.45%) BGP
9 4 (3.45%) BIG-IP
9 4 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (3.45%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.45%) LAN
9 4 (3.45%) MPLS
9 4 (3.45%) OSPF
9 4 (3.45%) RIP
10 3 (2.59%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.24%) MySQL
2 13 (11.21%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (11.21%) DB2
3 11 (9.48%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.62%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.59%) Redis
7 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.86%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 38 (32.76%) Jenkins
2 32 (27.59%) Git (software)
3 21 (18.10%) Maven
4 17 (14.66%) Ant
4 17 (14.66%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (14.66%) Subversion
5 13 (11.21%) Toad
6 12 (10.34%) JIRA
6 12 (10.34%) TeamCity
7 8 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (6.90%) Vagrant
8 7 (6.03%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (5.17%) Selenium
10 5 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (4.31%) Cucumber
11 4 (3.45%) Gatling
11 4 (3.45%) JMeter
11 4 (3.45%) LoadRunner
11 4 (3.45%) NetBeans
11 4 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (17.24%) Banking
2 17 (14.66%) Finance
3 8 (6.90%) Automotive
3 8 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (52.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (17.24%) AWS DevOps
2 20 (17.24%) AWS Engineer
3 19 (16.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 17 (14.66%) Lead DevOps
5 16 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 14 (12.07%) Administrator
6 14 (12.07%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (11.21%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 12 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (9.48%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (9.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 10 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (7.76%) Junior
12 8 (6.90%) Junior DevOps
12 8 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 7 (6.03%) Architect
14 6 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
15 4 (3.45%) DevOps Manager
15 4 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.38%) Web Services
2 18 (15.52%) HTML
3 16 (13.79%) CSS
3 16 (13.79%) LAMP
4 7 (6.03%) .NET
4 7 (6.03%) HTML5
5 6 (5.17%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.17%) RESTful
6 5 (4.31%) JSON
6 5 (4.31%) REST
6 5 (4.31%) Sensu
7 4 (3.45%) SOAP
8 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.72%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.72%) Middleware
8 2 (1.72%) Sass
9 1 (0.86%) Ajax
9 1 (0.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.55%) Fintech
2 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.31%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.45%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.59%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.72%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.86%) Clustering
9 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.86%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (81.03%) Linux
2 48 (41.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (34.48%) CentOS
4 32 (27.59%) Windows
5 27 (23.28%) Ubuntu
5 27 (23.28%) Unix
6 17 (14.66%) Debian
7 7 (6.03%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.59%) Kali Linux
8 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (79.31%) DevOps
2 41 (35.34%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (20.69%) Configuration Management
4 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (18.10%) Migration
5 17 (14.66%) High Availability
6 16 (13.79%) Open Source
6 16 (13.79%) Release Management
7 13 (11.21%) Test Automation
8 12 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
8 12 (10.34%) Microservices
9 10 (8.62%) Scrum
9 10 (8.62%) TDD
10 9 (7.76%) BDD
11 8 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.90%) Data Management
12 7 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.03%) Workflow
13 6 (5.17%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 84 (72.41%) Bash Shell
1 84 (72.41%) Python
2 47 (40.52%) Perl
3 40 (34.48%) Java
4 39 (33.62%) JavaScript
5 35 (30.17%) PowerShell
6 30 (25.86%) Ruby
7 26 (22.41%) PHP
8 25 (21.55%) SQL
9 22 (18.97%) C#
10 11 (9.48%) C++
11 9 (7.76%) Tcl
12 8 (6.90%) C
13 6 (5.17%) F#
14 4 (3.45%) Scala
15 2 (1.72%) Go
15 2 (1.72%) Kotlin
15 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.72%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.86%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (18.10%) AWS Certification
2 9 (7.76%) Degree
3 8 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.45%) CCNA
4 4 (3.45%) CCNP
4 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.59%) ISEB
5 3 (2.59%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.86%) RHCE
7 1 (0.86%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 34 (29.31%) Docker
2 9 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.31%) vSphere
5 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.72%) KVM
7 1 (0.86%) vCloud
7 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 108 (93.10%) Puppet
2 70 (60.34%) Ansible
3 32 (27.59%) Terraform
4 14 (12.07%) Kubernetes
5 13 (11.21%) Nagios
5 13 (11.21%) ZABBIX
6 5 (4.31%) Icinga
6 5 (4.31%) Prometheus
7 4 (3.45%) Salt
7 4 (3.45%) SCCM
8 3 (2.59%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (2.59%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (2.59%) Nessus
8 3 (2.59%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.59%) Nmap
8 3 (2.59%) SCOM
9 2 (1.72%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.86%) Rancher
10 1 (0.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (32.76%) Red Hat
2 19 (16.38%) ServiceNow
3 18 (15.52%) VMware
4 14 (12.07%) Oracle
5 12 (10.34%) Cisco
6 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.90%) Google
8 7 (6.03%) Citrix
8 7 (6.03%) Rackspace
9 6 (5.17%) Brocade
10 5 (4.31%) Sun
11 4 (3.45%) AppDynamics
11 4 (3.45%) EMC
11 4 (3.45%) F5
11 4 (3.45%) Juniper
11 4 (3.45%) New Relic
11 4 (3.45%) SaltStack
12 3 (2.59%) FireEye
12 3 (2.59%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.59%) Splunk