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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 105 110 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 15 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 0.064% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.86% 1.85% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 12
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
84 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.78% 3.45% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76 47 56
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £47,500 £51,500
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 19 September 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (100.00%) Puppet
2 30 (96.77%) Linux
3 27 (87.10%) Python
4 24 (77.42%) DevOps
5 16 (51.61%) Perl
6 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
7 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
8 10 (32.26%) Java
8 10 (32.26%) UNIX
9 9 (29.03%) VMware
9 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
11 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 7 (22.58%) Migration
11 7 (22.58%) Scrum
12 6 (19.35%) TDD
12 6 (19.35%) Sun
12 6 (19.35%) Firewall
12 6 (19.35%) HP
12 6 (19.35%) SAN
12 6 (19.35%) Hitachi
12 6 (19.35%) NetApp
12 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
12 6 (19.35%) Maven
12 6 (19.35%) Degree
12 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
12 6 (19.35%) KVM
13 5 (16.13%) Hudson
13 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.13%) Tomcat
1 5 (16.13%) nginx
2 3 (9.68%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SunGard APT
1 3 (9.68%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.45%) Route 53
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) SAN
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) SSH
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) FTP
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) Maven
3 5 (16.13%) Hudson
4 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Programmer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) LAMP
3 3 (9.68%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Firmware
1 3 (9.68%) Grid Computing
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) IPTV
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) UNIX
3 5 (16.13%) Debian
3 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
5 2 (6.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) DevOps
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Migration
3 7 (22.58%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
4 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Network Management
6 3 (9.68%) Change Control
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Python
2 16 (51.61%) Perl
3 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
4 10 (32.26%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) PHP
6 4 (12.90%) Ruby
7 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.45%) C
9 1 (3.23%) Bourne shell
9 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) KVM
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
4 1 (3.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) Sun
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) Hitachi
3 6 (19.35%) NetApp
4 4 (12.90%) Red Gate
4 4 (12.90%) Rackspace
5 3 (9.68%) SunGard
6 2 (6.45%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - pens, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago