The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 110 104 121
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.27% 7.79% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £43,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.13% 5.29% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 82
Average salary £36,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.87% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 19 (100.00%) Puppet
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 16 (84.21%) Python
4 15 (78.95%) DevOps
5 9 (47.37%) Perl
6 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
7 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
7 5 (26.32%) UNIX
7 5 (26.32%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) Debian
8 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) LAMP
8 4 (21.05%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) Ruby
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.79%) Hudson
9 3 (15.79%) Ansible
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) KVM
9 3 (15.79%) SAN
9 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
9 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
9 3 (15.79%) IPTV
9 3 (15.79%) nginx
9 3 (15.79%) Test Automation

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) HBase
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) Webistrano
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IPTV
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Debian
3 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
7 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) KVM
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Rackspace
2 3 (15.79%) Sun
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Hitachi
2 3 (15.79%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) Red Gate
4 1 (5.26%) Google
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago