Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 61 120
Rank change year-on-year -51 +59 +61
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 36 101 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.63% 4.41% 2.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.90% 30.89% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 90 85
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £47,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.89% -13.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £49,500 £40,000 £40,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,875 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -

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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 279 327 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.60% 14.29% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 238 274 363
Reading median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £35,875 £34,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +18.92%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 34 (94.44%) Puppet
2 33 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (88.89%) Ansible
4 31 (86.11%) Linux
5 25 (69.44%) Python
5 25 (69.44%) DevOps
6 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
7 21 (58.33%) Docker
7 21 (58.33%) Java
7 21 (58.33%) VMware
7 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (55.56%) Red Hat
9 18 (50.00%) Ruby
10 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
10 17 (47.22%) Configuration Management
10 17 (47.22%) Terraform
11 16 (44.44%) Kubernetes
11 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
12 15 (41.67%) Degree
12 15 (41.67%) Subversion
13 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (38.89%) Amazon S3
14 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
15 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (33.33%) SDLC
15 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
16 11 (30.56%) Finance

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 (13.89%) Confluence
1 5 (13.89%) JBoss
1 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
1 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) nginx
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (38.89%) Amazon S3
3 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (30.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (27.78%) GitHub
7 9 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (19.44%) Amazon Glacier
8 7 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (13.89%) OpenShift
9 5 (13.89%) PaaS
10 4 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (11.11%) CloudFront
10 4 (11.11%) Office 365
10 4 (11.11%) Route 53
10 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DHCP
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
1 8 (22.22%) LAN
1 8 (22.22%) SAN
1 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) FCoE
2 7 (19.44%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (19.44%) iSCSI
2 7 (19.44%) NAS
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 5 (13.89%) VPN
4 4 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (11.11%) Big Data
4 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) Power BI
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.33%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (41.67%) Subversion
4 9 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (22.22%) Vagrant
6 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
6 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
6 5 (13.89%) GitLab
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) Maven
7 4 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (11.11%) VersionOne
8 3 (8.33%) Travis CI
9 2 (5.56%) Babel
9 2 (5.56%) gulp
9 2 (5.56%) webpack
10 1 (2.78%) Hudson
10 1 (2.78%) Selenium
10 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Scrum Master
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
3 4 (11.11%) J2EE
3 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 4 (11.11%) Velocity
4 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (5.56%) Kafka
5 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.78%) React
6 1 (2.78%) Vue.js
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Replication
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.11%) PMI
3 4 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Linux
2 21 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (30.56%) CentOS
3 11 (30.56%) Windows
4 7 (19.44%) Unix
5 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.33%) DC/OS
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.56%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) Kali Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) DevOps
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Configuration Management
3 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (33.33%) SDLC
5 11 (30.56%) Coaching
5 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (30.56%) ITIL
6 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 8 (22.22%) Scrum
8 7 (19.44%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (19.44%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (19.44%) Task Automation
8 7 (19.44%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Python
2 21 (58.33%) Java
3 18 (50.00%) Ruby
4 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 9 (25.00%) Perl
7 7 (19.44%) C#
8 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (8.33%) Go
10 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (5.56%) PHP
10 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.78%) C++
11 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
3 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) PMBOK
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Docker
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) Samba
3 6 (16.67%) KVM
4 5 (13.89%) oVirt
5 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.11%) VMware Server
6 3 (8.33%) VirtualBox
7 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.78%) Postfix
8 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (94.44%) Puppet
2 32 (88.89%) Ansible
3 17 (47.22%) Terraform
4 16 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 10 (27.78%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (22.22%) Nagios
7 7 (19.44%) Salt
7 7 (19.44%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 5 (13.89%) rkt
9 4 (11.11%) Mesos
9 4 (11.11%) Rancher
9 4 (11.11%) ZABBIX
10 2 (5.56%) Packer
10 2 (5.56%) Prometheus
11 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
11 1 (2.78%) Icinga
11 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (2.78%) Nessus
11 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
11 1 (2.78%) Nmap
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 7 (19.44%) Centrify
4 5 (13.89%) Google
4 5 (13.89%) SaltStack
5 4 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle
5 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 4 (11.11%) Tableau
6 3 (8.33%) Splunk
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) New Relic
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (2.78%) McAfee
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.78%) Sophos