The first table below looks at the demand for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 24 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 239 254 274
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 43 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.047% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.51% 0.86% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 2
Average salary £47,500 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -32.94%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
505 463 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.91% 5.49% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 392 373 360
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +31 23 £60,000 +110.52%
Suffolk - 16 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +7 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 60 (98.36%) Puppet
2 46 (75.41%) Linux
3 36 (59.02%) Windows
3 36 (59.02%) SAN
4 34 (55.74%) Firewall
4 34 (55.74%) NoSQL
5 31 (50.82%) PowerShell
6 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
7 26 (42.62%) Hyper-V
8 25 (40.98%) Replication
8 25 (40.98%) VPN
8 25 (40.98%) KVM
9 24 (39.34%) UNIX
9 24 (39.34%) Python
10 23 (37.70%) Java
11 22 (36.07%) Web Services
11 22 (36.07%) Bash Shell
12 21 (34.43%) VMware
13 20 (32.79%) Perl
13 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
13 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (31.15%) Migration
15 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
16 17 (27.87%) DNS
16 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (27.87%) Open Source
16 17 (27.87%) VMware ESXi
17 16 (26.23%) Finance
17 16 (26.23%) Active Directory
17 16 (26.23%) Shell Script

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (9.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) Jetty
4 1 (1.64%) Resin
Applications
1 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (18.03%) SunGard APT
1 11 (18.03%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) SaaS
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.28%) IaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.64%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (59.02%) SAN
2 34 (55.74%) Firewall
3 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
4 25 (40.98%) VPN
5 17 (27.87%) DNS
6 15 (24.59%) Reverse Proxy
7 12 (19.67%) LDAP
8 9 (14.75%) iSCSI
8 9 (14.75%) NAS
8 9 (14.75%) LAN
8 9 (14.75%) WAN
9 5 (8.20%) Internet
10 1 (1.64%) DHCP
10 1 (1.64%) HTTP
10 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) Subversion
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) Hudson
4 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.64%) Log4Net
4 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.92%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (24.59%) Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Support Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Information Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Network Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Software Configuration Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) Web Services
2 15 (24.59%) XML
3 14 (22.95%) JSON
4 12 (19.67%) J2EE
5 2 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.28%) JSF
5 2 (3.28%) Ajax
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) SOAP
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) Ember.js
5 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.64%) .NET
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.64%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.64%) XSLT
6 1 (1.64%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) Replication
2 17 (27.87%) Open Source
3 12 (19.67%) Grid Computing
3 12 (19.67%) Clustering
4 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
5 8 (13.11%) Firmware
5 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.20%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.28%) Online Games
8 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (75.41%) Linux
2 36 (59.02%) Windows
3 24 (39.34%) UNIX
4 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Migration
2 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) ITIL
4 12 (19.67%) Load Balancing
4 12 (19.67%) Problem Management
4 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
4 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
4 12 (19.67%) Change Control
5 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
6 8 (13.11%) Network Management
6 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
6 8 (13.11%) Refactoring
6 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 8 (13.11%) TDD
7 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.92%) ERP
8 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.28%) MVC
8 2 (3.28%) SOA
8 2 (3.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) PowerShell
2 24 (39.34%) Python
3 23 (37.70%) Java
4 22 (36.07%) Bash Shell
5 20 (32.79%) Perl
6 16 (26.23%) Shell Script
7 15 (24.59%) SQL
8 2 (3.28%) Ruby
8 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.64%) C#
9 1 (1.64%) VB
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Sun Certification
2 10 (16.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (14.75%) PCI DSS
1 9 (14.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (42.62%) Hyper-V
2 25 (40.98%) KVM
3 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (27.87%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (26.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 60 (98.36%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.28%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) VMware
2 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.03%) Red Gate
3 11 (18.03%) SunGard
4 8 (13.11%) HP
4 8 (13.11%) Sun
4 8 (13.11%) Hitachi
4 8 (13.11%) NetApp
4 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.20%) JBoss
6 2 (3.28%) ATG
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) Dell
7 1 (1.64%) Google
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