The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 122 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.057% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.23% 2.33% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
81 86 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.60% 5.04% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 68 60 51
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,440
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Cheshire

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -7 1 - -
Opscode Chef
North West

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Google
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) iDTV
6 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
6 1 (14.29%) ClearCase

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iDTV
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Cognizant