Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Opscode Chef
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 110 184
Rank change year-on-year +46 +74 +19
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 95 83 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.09% 2.40% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.05% 21.84% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 85 90 15
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £56,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,500 £41,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,750 £82,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 306 380 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 13.18% 10.97% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 264 311 350
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +14.44% +8.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,725 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +11.76%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 88 (92.63%) Puppet
2 84 (88.42%) Linux
3 73 (76.84%) DevOps
4 72 (75.79%) Bash Shell
4 72 (75.79%) Python
5 66 (69.47%) Ansible
6 62 (65.26%) Amazon AWS
7 50 (52.63%) Perl
8 47 (49.47%) SaaS
9 41 (43.16%) CentOS
10 39 (41.05%) Git (software)
11 38 (40.00%) Docker
11 38 (40.00%) Red Hat
12 36 (37.89%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (36.84%) Java
14 32 (33.68%) Fintech
15 31 (32.63%) Windows
16 30 (31.58%) Unix
16 30 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (31.58%) Terraform
17 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
18 24 (25.26%) Ubuntu
19 22 (23.16%) Finance
19 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (22.11%) MongoDB
20 21 (22.11%) Jenkins
21 20 (21.05%) AWS Certification
21 20 (21.05%) C#
22 19 (20.00%) Banking
22 19 (20.00%) ServiceNow

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 9 (9.47%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.37%) nginx
3 4 (4.21%) Apache
3 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.16%) IIS
5 2 (2.11%) Confluence
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 62 (65.26%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (49.47%) SaaS
3 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.21%) GitHub
5 4 (4.21%) IaaS
5 4 (4.21%) PaaS
6 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.16%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.05%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) DNS
2 9 (9.47%) DHCP
2 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.26%) Firewall
4 4 (4.21%) BGP
4 4 (4.21%) EIGRP
4 4 (4.21%) Internet
4 4 (4.21%) MPLS
4 4 (4.21%) OSPF
4 4 (4.21%) RIP
5 3 (3.16%) HTTP
5 3 (3.16%) WAN
6 2 (2.11%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.11%) LAN
6 2 (2.11%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.11%) SAN
6 2 (2.11%) SSL
6 2 (2.11%) VPN
6 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) MongoDB
2 13 (13.68%) MySQL
3 10 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.47%) Redis
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.11%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.05%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (41.05%) Git (software)
2 21 (22.11%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.68%) Maven
4 12 (12.63%) Subversion
5 9 (9.47%) GitLab
6 7 (7.37%) Ant
7 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.32%) Eclipse
7 6 (6.32%) Gatling
7 6 (6.32%) IntelliJ
7 6 (6.32%) JMeter
7 6 (6.32%) LoadRunner
7 6 (6.32%) NetBeans
7 6 (6.32%) Selenium
7 6 (6.32%) TestLink
7 6 (6.32%) Vagrant
7 6 (6.32%) WebDriver
8 5 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (5.26%) JIRA
9 3 (3.16%) Bugzilla
General
1 22 (23.16%) Finance
2 19 (20.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.37%) Automotive
4 6 (6.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (44.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 19 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 18 (18.95%) AWS DevOps
3 18 (18.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 14 (14.74%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Administrator
7 7 (7.37%) Junior
7 7 (7.37%) Junior DevOps
8 6 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.21%) Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Architect
10 4 (4.21%) DevOps Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) Web Services
2 8 (8.42%) HTML
3 6 (6.32%) SOAP
4 5 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.26%) HTML5
4 5 (5.26%) JSON
4 5 (5.26%) Node.js
4 5 (5.26%) REST
4 5 (5.26%) Sensu
4 5 (5.26%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 3 (3.16%) Spring
6 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.68%) Fintech
2 11 (11.58%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
6 5 (5.26%) Public Cloud
7 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team
9 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.05%) Clustering
10 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 84 (88.42%) Linux
2 41 (43.16%) CentOS
3 31 (32.63%) Windows
4 30 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (31.58%) Unix
5 24 (25.26%) Ubuntu
6 17 (17.89%) Debian
7 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.11%) Kali Linux
8 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (76.84%) DevOps
2 36 (37.89%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (18.95%) Configuration Management
4 18 (18.95%) Migration
5 17 (17.89%) Release Management
6 11 (11.58%) Open Source
6 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
7 10 (10.53%) BDD
7 10 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (10.53%) TDD
8 9 (9.47%) Build Automation
8 9 (9.47%) Microservices
9 8 (8.42%) Scrum
10 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.37%) Release Automation
11 6 (6.32%) API Testing
11 6 (6.32%) Performance Testing
11 6 (6.32%) Test Management
11 6 (6.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.79%) Bash Shell
1 72 (75.79%) Python
2 50 (52.63%) Perl
3 35 (36.84%) Java
4 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
5 20 (21.05%) C#
6 18 (18.95%) C++
7 17 (17.89%) Tcl
8 15 (15.79%) PHP
9 12 (12.63%) SQL
10 10 (10.53%) Ruby
11 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
12 6 (6.32%) C
13 5 (5.26%) ES6
14 4 (4.21%) Scala
15 1 (1.05%) Go
15 1 (1.05%) Jython
15 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) AWS Certification
2 10 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (3.16%) ISEB
3 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.05%) CCNA
4 1 (1.05%) CCNP
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) QA
System Software
1 38 (40.00%) Docker
2 11 (11.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.16%) vSphere
6 1 (1.05%) KVM
Systems Management
1 88 (92.63%) Puppet
2 66 (69.47%) Ansible
3 30 (31.58%) Terraform
4 17 (17.89%) ZABBIX
5 11 (11.58%) Kubernetes
5 11 (11.58%) Nagios
6 7 (7.37%) Salt
7 5 (5.26%) Icinga
7 5 (5.26%) logstash
7 5 (5.26%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.11%) Graphite
9 2 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.11%) Nessus
9 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.11%) Nmap
9 2 (2.11%) Riemann
9 2 (2.11%) SCCM
9 2 (2.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 14 (14.74%) VMware
4 6 (6.32%) Cisco
4 6 (6.32%) Citrix
4 6 (6.32%) Google
4 6 (6.32%) Rackspace
5 4 (4.21%) AppDynamics
5 4 (4.21%) New Relic
5 4 (4.21%) Sun
6 3 (3.16%) Brocade
6 3 (3.16%) HP
6 3 (3.16%) Juniper
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.11%) CA
7 2 (2.11%) CommVault
7 2 (2.11%) McAfee
7 2 (2.11%) NetApp
7 2 (2.11%) Sophos
7 2 (2.11%) Veritas