The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 205 214 240
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 49 45 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.58% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.22% 8.57% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
England

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

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
401 525 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.43% 6.79% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 319 411 214
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Hertfordshire 0 21 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Cambridgeshire +22 11 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Essex +1 6 - -
Bedfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £37,500 - 1
Suffolk -7 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Opscode Chef
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 75 (84.27%) Puppet
2 71 (79.78%) Linux
3 51 (57.30%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (53.93%) DevOps
5 39 (43.82%) Windows
6 35 (39.33%) Bash Shell
7 30 (33.71%) PowerShell
8 28 (31.46%) Python
9 26 (29.21%) Jenkins
10 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
11 24 (26.97%) Perl
11 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (25.84%) Ruby
13 22 (24.72%) Ansible
14 21 (23.60%) VMware
15 20 (22.47%) Web Services
15 20 (22.47%) UNIX
16 19 (21.35%) Java
16 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
16 19 (21.35%) AWS CloudFormation
17 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (19.10%) SQL
19 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
20 15 (16.85%) DNS
20 15 (16.85%) MySQL
20 15 (16.85%) Oracle
20 15 (16.85%) ITIL
21 14 (15.73%) Tomcat
21 14 (15.73%) Google
21 14 (15.73%) Google Cloud Platform

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (15.73%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.48%) IIS
3 10 (11.24%) Apache
4 9 (10.11%) JBoss
5 7 (7.87%) WebLogic
5 7 (7.87%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.87%) GlassFish
5 7 (7.87%) Apache Solr
5 7 (7.87%) OpenStack
6 6 (6.74%) CMS
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (5.62%) Node.js
8 1 (1.12%) Confluence
8 1 (1.12%) nginx
8 1 (1.12%) Drupal
8 1 (1.12%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 51 (57.30%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (21.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (15.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (7.87%) IBM SmartCloud
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) DNS
2 9 (10.11%) BIG-IP
3 7 (7.87%) HTTP
3 7 (7.87%) SAN
4 6 (6.74%) DHCP
5 5 (5.62%) Wireless
6 4 (4.49%) Internet
7 3 (3.37%) SSL
8 2 (2.25%) Firewall
9 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.12%) Bluetooth
9 1 (1.12%) ZigBee
9 1 (1.12%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.85%) MySQL
3 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.49%) Redis
5 4 (4.49%) Big Data
6 3 (3.37%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.12%) DB2
8 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (29.21%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.61%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.99%) Subversion
4 4 (4.49%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.25%) Hudson
6 1 (1.12%) GCC
6 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.12%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) Maven
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 13 (14.61%) Games
2 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.11%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Online Betting
4 5 (5.62%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.25%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (13.48%) Architect
3 9 (10.11%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.11%) Administrator
4 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (8.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Technical Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.62%) UNIX Specialist
8 4 (4.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) Web Services
2 6 (6.74%) .NET
3 5 (5.62%) CSS
3 5 (5.62%) RESTful
3 5 (5.62%) HTML
4 4 (4.49%) Middleware
4 4 (4.49%) Lucene
5 3 (3.37%) POSIX
5 3 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (3.37%) Symfony
6 2 (2.25%) Django
6 2 (2.25%) Sass
7 1 (1.12%) REST
7 1 (1.12%) JNI
7 1 (1.12%) JSON
7 1 (1.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Online Games
2 4 (4.49%) Internet of Things
2 4 (4.49%) User Experience
2 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.37%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.25%) Replication
4 2 (2.25%) PMI
4 2 (2.25%) DTV
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 71 (79.78%) Linux
2 39 (43.82%) Windows
3 20 (22.47%) UNIX
4 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.11%) CentOS
6 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.37%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.25%) AIX
11 1 (1.12%) HPUX
11 1 (1.12%) Solaris
11 1 (1.12%) SUSE
11 1 (1.12%) Debian
11 1 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) DevOps
2 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
3 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (16.85%) ITIL
5 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (10.11%) Load Balancing
8 8 (8.99%) Service Management
9 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.74%) Open Source
10 4 (4.49%) Build Automation
10 4 (4.49%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.49%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.49%) SOA
11 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.37%) OOP
11 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.37%) Scrum
11 3 (3.37%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) Bash Shell
2 30 (33.71%) PowerShell
3 28 (31.46%) Python
4 24 (26.97%) Perl
5 23 (25.84%) Ruby
6 19 (21.35%) Java
7 17 (19.10%) SQL
8 8 (8.99%) PHP
9 7 (7.87%) Korn
10 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.49%) C#
12 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
13 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.25%) VBScript
14 1 (1.12%) VB
14 1 (1.12%) C++
14 1 (1.12%) Jython
14 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.25%) LPIC
3 2 (2.25%) RHCE
3 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.61%) vSphere
2 13 (14.61%) vCloud
3 7 (7.87%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.62%) Docker
5 4 (4.49%) Xen
6 3 (3.37%) iptables
7 2 (2.25%) KVM
7 2 (2.25%) Postfix
8 1 (1.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 75 (84.27%) Puppet
2 22 (24.72%) Ansible
3 5 (5.62%) Salt
4 3 (3.37%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.25%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.25%) logstash
5 2 (2.25%) Nagios
5 2 (2.25%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.25%) Munin
5 2 (2.25%) Graylog
5 2 (2.25%) Graphite
6 1 (1.12%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) VMware
2 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
3 15 (16.85%) Oracle
4 14 (15.73%) Google
4 14 (15.73%) SaltStack
5 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.11%) F5
7 8 (8.99%) IBM
8 5 (5.62%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.25%) DigitalOcean
9 2 (2.25%) Citrix
9 2 (2.25%) Akamai
9 2 (2.25%) SAP
10 1 (1.12%) Cisco
10 1 (1.12%) Sun
10 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.12%) Wind River
10 1 (1.12%) hybris
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