The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 102 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 23 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.27% 0.15% -
As % of the Systems Management category 22.77% 2.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
101 113 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.56% 5.64% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75 79 64
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £48,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) Puppet
2 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 19 (63.33%) Bash Shell
3 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (63.33%) VMware
3 19 (63.33%) Perl
3 19 (63.33%) Linux
3 19 (63.33%) Python
3 19 (63.33%) Migration
4 17 (56.67%) Firewall
4 17 (56.67%) SAN
5 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 11 (36.67%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
6 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
6 11 (36.67%) LDAP
6 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
6 11 (36.67%) J2EE
6 11 (36.67%) ITIL
6 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
6 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
6 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 11 (36.67%) Grid Computing
6 11 (36.67%) Clustering
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
6 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
6 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (33.33%) SunGard APT
1 10 (33.33%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Firewall
1 17 (56.67%) SAN
2 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (36.67%) LDAP
3 9 (30.00%) LAN
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
3 9 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 9 (30.00%) NAS
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Systems Engineer
1 11 (36.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Information Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
1 11 (36.67%) Grid Computing
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 9 (30.00%) Replication
3 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (26.67%) Firmware
4 4 (13.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Migration
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
2 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (36.67%) Problem Management
2 11 (36.67%) Change Control
3 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (26.67%) Network Management
3 8 (26.67%) Refactoring
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Bash Shell
1 19 (63.33%) Perl
1 19 (63.33%) Python
2 11 (36.67%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (26.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Red Gate
3 10 (33.33%) SunGard
4 8 (26.67%) HP
4 8 (26.67%) Sun
4 8 (26.67%) Hitachi
4 8 (26.67%) NetApp
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
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Salary: to £55k DOE
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