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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 213 259 255
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -4
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 52 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.039% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.09% 0.91% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 3 14
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
469 328 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.89% 4.27% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 390 257 363
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +18 20 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Suffolk - 15 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 9 £57,500 - 3
Essex - 6 £85,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Opscode Chef
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (92.71%) Puppet
2 69 (71.88%) Linux
3 53 (55.21%) Windows
4 48 (50.00%) UNIX
4 48 (50.00%) DevOps
5 40 (41.67%) Python
6 36 (37.50%) SAN
6 36 (37.50%) Web Services
6 36 (37.50%) Java
7 35 (36.46%) TCP/IP
8 33 (34.38%) PowerShell
9 32 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 31 (32.29%) Perl
10 31 (32.29%) Firewall
11 30 (31.25%) VPN
11 30 (31.25%) NoSQL
12 28 (29.17%) Shell Script
13 26 (27.08%) VMware
14 25 (26.04%) KVM
15 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (23.96%) Finance
15 23 (23.96%) DNS
16 22 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (21.88%) Replication
18 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management
18 19 (19.79%) Jenkins
19 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
19 18 (18.75%) JSON
19 18 (18.75%) Reverse Proxy
19 18 (18.75%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (14.58%) IIS
2 8 (8.33%) Apache
3 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.17%) nginx
5 3 (3.13%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.04%) Confluence
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) SunGard APT
1 11 (11.46%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.25%) SaaS
4 4 (4.17%) GitHub
4 4 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.13%) IaaS
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.13%) Route 53
6 1 (1.04%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.04%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (1.04%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.50%) SAN
2 35 (36.46%) TCP/IP
3 31 (32.29%) Firewall
4 30 (31.25%) VPN
5 23 (23.96%) DNS
6 18 (18.75%) Reverse Proxy
7 17 (17.71%) LDAP
8 7 (7.29%) HTTP
9 5 (5.21%) Kerberos
10 4 (4.17%) Internet
10 4 (4.17%) X.509
10 4 (4.17%) SSL
10 4 (4.17%) Wireshark
11 3 (3.13%) Network Security
12 2 (2.08%) DHCP
13 1 (1.04%) FTP
13 1 (1.04%) LAN
13 1 (1.04%) WAN
13 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.13%) DTS
4 3 (3.13%) EDRMS
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (19.79%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.46%) Subversion
3 11 (11.46%) Maven
4 8 (8.33%) Hudson
5 5 (5.21%) Ant
6 4 (4.17%) Fiddler
7 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.04%) Log4Net
8 1 (1.04%) JIRA
8 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
General
1 23 (23.96%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.38%) Marketing
3 5 (5.21%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Developer
2 16 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Architect
4 11 (11.46%) Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Support Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 10 (10.42%) Administrator
5 10 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.13%) Operations Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.50%) Web Services
2 18 (18.75%) XML
2 18 (18.75%) JSON
3 14 (14.58%) .NET
4 12 (12.50%) J2EE
5 4 (4.17%) HTML
6 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.13%) LAMP
6 3 (3.13%) JRules
7 2 (2.08%) JSF
7 2 (2.08%) Ajax
7 2 (2.08%) Java EE
7 2 (2.08%) OAuth
7 2 (2.08%) SPNEGO
7 2 (2.08%) HTML5
7 2 (2.08%) SOAP
7 2 (2.08%) SAML
8 1 (1.04%) JAAS
8 1 (1.04%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.04%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Replication
2 12 (12.50%) Grid Computing
2 12 (12.50%) Clustering
3 11 (11.46%) Open Source
4 10 (10.42%) Firmware
5 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.21%) Hedge funds
7 4 (4.17%) PKI
7 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.08%) Online Games
9 1 (1.04%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 69 (71.88%) Linux
2 53 (55.21%) Windows
3 48 (50.00%) UNIX
4 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.17%) Debian
5 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.08%) CentOS
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.00%) DevOps
2 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management
3 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.71%) Load Balancing
5 16 (16.67%) ITIL
6 15 (15.63%) Risk Management
7 13 (13.54%) Migration
8 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 12 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 12 (12.50%) Change Control
9 11 (11.46%) Scrum
10 9 (9.38%) Refactoring
10 9 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.38%) Network Management
10 9 (9.38%) TDD
11 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.17%) UML
14 3 (3.13%) B2B
14 3 (3.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.67%) Python
2 36 (37.50%) Java
3 33 (34.38%) PowerShell
4 32 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 31 (32.29%) Perl
6 28 (29.17%) Shell Script
7 18 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (6.25%) PHP
9 5 (5.21%) Ruby
10 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.13%) C#
11 2 (2.08%) C
12 1 (1.04%) VB
12 1 (1.04%) Korn
12 1 (1.04%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
2 14 (14.58%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) KVM
2 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 16 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.08%) vCloud
7 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 89 (92.71%) Puppet
2 4 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.04%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.04%) OpenSSO
4 1 (1.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) VMware
2 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.54%) HP
3 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
4 11 (11.46%) SunGard
5 10 (10.42%) Sun
6 9 (9.38%) Hitachi
6 9 (9.38%) NetApp
7 7 (7.29%) Red Gate
8 6 (6.25%) JBoss
9 4 (4.17%) Oracle
9 4 (4.17%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.17%) ForgeRock
9 4 (4.17%) CollabNet
10 3 (3.13%) webMethods
10 3 (3.13%) Perforce
11 2 (2.08%) SaltStack
12 1 (1.04%) F5
12 1 (1.04%) Google
12 1 (1.04%) IBM
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