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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 107 106 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.30% 7.69% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 8
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
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
57 65 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.33% 4.36% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 56
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 October 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) Puppet
2 22 (84.62%) DevOps
2 22 (84.62%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) Perl
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
5 9 (34.62%) UNIX
6 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) Maven
8 5 (19.23%) Ruby
8 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
8 5 (19.23%) Debian
8 5 (19.23%) Scrum
8 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) Hudson
8 5 (19.23%) nginx
8 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 4 (15.38%) Red Gate
9 4 (15.38%) KVM
9 4 (15.38%) Rackspace
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) PHP
9 4 (15.38%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) Sun

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (19.23%) Tomcat
1 5 (19.23%) nginx
2 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.69%) Route 53
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) Maven
3 5 (19.23%) Hudson
4 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) LAMP
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) IPTV
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) Debian
3 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) DevOps
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) B2B
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Python
2 12 (46.15%) Perl
3 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) Ruby
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (15.38%) KVM
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Varnish
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Red Gate
2 4 (15.38%) Rackspace
2 4 (15.38%) Sun
2 4 (15.38%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) Hitachi
2 4 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (7.69%) Perforce
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