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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 99 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.89% -
As % of the Systems Management category 30.56% 22.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
36 71 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.59% 3.96% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 63 79
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 July 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) Puppet
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) UNIX
3 12 (44.44%) Ansible
4 11 (40.74%) Python
4 11 (40.74%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) Degree
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (33.33%) DevOps
7 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
7 8 (29.63%) Perl
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) Java
9 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (22.22%) CentOS
10 5 (18.52%) vCloud
10 5 (18.52%) RESTful
10 5 (18.52%) vSphere
10 5 (18.52%) Ruby
10 5 (18.52%) Marketing
10 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (18.52%) HTML
10 5 (18.52%) CSS
10 5 (18.52%) Web Services
11 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
11 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
11 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) SMTP
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) SNMP
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.70%) Modbus
3 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) GCC
2 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Web Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) Sass
2 2 (7.41%) POSIX
2 2 (7.41%) Django
3 1 (3.70%) JNI
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) DTV
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Informatics
3 2 (7.41%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) UNIX
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Android
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
7 1 (3.70%) HPUX
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Test Management
7 1 (3.70%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
2 8 (29.63%) Perl
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) LPIC
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
2 5 (18.52%) vCloud
3 3 (11.11%) KVM
3 3 (11.11%) Docker
3 3 (11.11%) iptables
4 2 (7.41%) Xen
4 2 (7.41%) Postfix
5 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.70%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 23 (85.19%) Puppet
2 12 (44.44%) Ansible
3 3 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 3 (11.11%) Salt
4 2 (7.41%) Graylog
4 2 (7.41%) Graphite
4 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
4 2 (7.41%) logstash
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
4 2 (7.41%) Munin
5 1 (3.70%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 3 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Sun
5 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) Wind River
5 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
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