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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 91 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.52% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.79% 4.92% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
77 61 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.66% 3.61% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 65 55 70
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 4 £47,500 -
Knutsford +10 1 - -
Opscode Chef
North West

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) vCloud
5 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) MCollective
6 1 (14.29%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) Docker
6 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
6 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
6 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
6 1 (14.29%) GitHub
6 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Engine Yard
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Heroku
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MCollective
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) BMC