Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 71 123
Rank change year-on-year -43 +52 +48
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 29 95 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.24% 3.90% 2.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.28% 28.88% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 85 81
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £53,125 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £78,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%

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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 282 329 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.10% 13.52% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 242 259 401
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -7.77% +8.42%
10th Percentile £32,750 £34,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,225 £68,750 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.95%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Reading

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Reading.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Reading

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Reading over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 29 (100.00%) Puppet
2 27 (93.10%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (89.66%) Ansible
4 25 (86.21%) Linux
5 22 (75.86%) Python
6 21 (72.41%) DevOps
7 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (65.52%) VMware
8 17 (58.62%) Docker
9 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
9 16 (55.17%) Ruby
9 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (55.17%) Java
10 15 (51.72%) Red Hat
10 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
10 15 (51.72%) Kubernetes
11 14 (48.28%) Terraform
12 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
12 13 (44.83%) Windows
13 11 (37.93%) Amazon S3
13 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
14 10 (34.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (31.03%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (31.03%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
15 9 (31.03%) Replication
15 9 (31.03%) DNS

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (17.24%) JBoss
1 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (93.10%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (37.93%) Amazon S3
3 10 (34.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (31.03%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (24.14%) Amazon Glacier
5 7 (24.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (17.24%) GitHub
6 5 (17.24%) OpenShift
6 5 (17.24%) PaaS
7 4 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (10.34%) Datadog
8 3 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DHCP
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
1 9 (31.03%) LAN
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
1 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
1 9 (31.03%) WAN
2 7 (24.14%) FCoE
2 7 (24.14%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
2 7 (24.14%) NAS
3 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) MariaDB
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) Power BI
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
3 8 (27.59%) Subversion
4 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (17.24%) Bitbucket
5 5 (17.24%) GitLab
5 5 (17.24%) Maven
5 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
6 4 (13.79%) Travis CI
7 3 (10.34%) JIRA
8 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.45%) Hudson
9 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.45%) VersionOne
General
1 8 (27.59%) Banking
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Spring Boot
2 3 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (6.90%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) Kafka
3 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Replication
2 5 (17.24%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) CentOS
5 7 (24.14%) Ubuntu
5 7 (24.14%) Unix
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
7 4 (13.79%) DC/OS
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.90%) Kali Linux
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Coaching
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (24.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (24.14%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (24.14%) Task Automation
5 7 (24.14%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.69%) Migration
7 5 (17.24%) Auto-Scaling
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (10.34%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Python
2 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
2 16 (55.17%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) Ruby
3 8 (27.59%) Perl
4 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.34%) Go
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) RHCE
4 1 (3.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PMBOK
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (58.62%) Docker
3 7 (24.14%) Samba
4 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (17.24%) KVM
5 5 (17.24%) oVirt
6 4 (13.79%) VirtualBox
7 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (100.00%) Puppet
2 26 (89.66%) Ansible
3 15 (51.72%) Kubernetes
4 14 (48.28%) Terraform
5 7 (24.14%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (24.14%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 5 (17.24%) Nagios
6 5 (17.24%) rkt
7 3 (10.34%) Packer
7 3 (10.34%) Salt
7 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
8 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
8 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (6.90%) Nessus
8 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
8 2 (6.90%) Nmap
8 2 (6.90%) Prometheus
8 2 (6.90%) SCCM
8 2 (6.90%) SCOM
9 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Red Hat
3 7 (24.14%) Centrify
4 5 (17.24%) SaltStack
4 5 (17.24%) Splunk
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Google
5 3 (10.34%) New Relic
6 2 (6.90%) Brocade
6 2 (6.90%) CA
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) CommVault
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) Qualys
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.90%) Veeam