Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 81 156
Rank change year-on-year -50 +75 +31
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 21 89 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.83% 3.48% 1.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.87% 26.18% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 85 51
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £36,375 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £68,750 £78,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -2.22%

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 267 340 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.50% 13.30% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 231 252 365
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,075 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,675 £69,200
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 20 (95.24%) Puppet
2 18 (85.71%) Ansible
2 18 (85.71%) DevOps
3 17 (80.95%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Docker
4 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
5 12 (57.14%) Ubuntu
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
6 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
7 10 (47.62%) Python
8 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (33.33%) Ruby
9 7 (33.33%) CentOS
9 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (33.33%) PHP
9 7 (33.33%) Kubernetes
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco
10 6 (28.57%) Debian
10 6 (28.57%) ZABBIX
10 6 (28.57%) Vagrant
11 5 (23.81%) Splunk
11 5 (23.81%) nginx
11 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
11 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
11 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (23.81%) Google
11 5 (23.81%) Automotive
11 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
11 5 (23.81%) Windows

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 (23.81%) nginx
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (14.29%) Datadog
3 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (14.29%) Travis CI
5 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Lead DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 7 (33.33%) CentOS
4 6 (28.57%) Debian
5 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) DC/OS
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Kali Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Operations
6 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.76%) Microservices
6 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
2 10 (47.62%) Python
3 7 (33.33%) PHP
3 7 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) Go
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Docker
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.76%) KVM
6 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) Puppet
2 18 (85.71%) Ansible
3 7 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 6 (28.57%) ZABBIX
5 4 (19.05%) Terraform
6 3 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (14.29%) Nagios
6 3 (14.29%) Packer
7 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
7 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (9.52%) Nessus
7 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
7 2 (9.52%) Nmap
7 2 (9.52%) SCCM
7 2 (9.52%) SCOM
8 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
8 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Google
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) Splunk
4 4 (19.05%) Brocade
5 3 (14.29%) New Relic
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) McAfee
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Qualys
6 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
6 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.52%) Sophos
6 2 (9.52%) Veeam