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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 197 239 234
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -5
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 68 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.55% 6.81% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 20 19
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
411 455 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.81% 6.31% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 303 330 357
Average salary £44,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(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
Suffolk +9 23 £55,000 +22.22%
Cambridgeshire +15 20 £42,500 -34.61% 3
Bedfordshire +18 16 £43,500 -37.85%
Hertfordshire -7 8 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Norfolk - 1 £37,500 -
Opscode Chef
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (79.23%) Linux
2 102 (78.46%) Puppet
3 96 (73.85%) DevOps
4 67 (51.54%) Windows
5 54 (41.54%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (33.85%) Configuration Management
7 41 (31.54%) Ruby
7 41 (31.54%) Bash Shell
8 36 (27.69%) Python
9 35 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (23.85%) Ansible
11 30 (23.08%) E-Commerce
12 29 (22.31%) Windows Server
13 28 (21.54%) Docker
14 27 (20.77%) VMware
14 27 (20.77%) Java
15 26 (20.00%) Perl
16 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
17 24 (18.46%) PowerShell
18 22 (16.92%) Web Development
18 22 (16.92%) Jenkins
19 20 (15.38%) Middleware
19 20 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
20 19 (14.62%) High Availability
20 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
21 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
22 16 (12.31%) MySQL
23 15 (11.54%) Redis
24 14 (10.77%) .NET
25 13 (10.00%) Build Automation

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 7 (5.38%) IIS
3 6 (4.62%) Apache
4 5 (3.85%) JBoss
5 3 (2.31%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.77%) Confluence
6 1 (0.77%) Drupal
6 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.77%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.77%) nginx
6 1 (0.77%) Node.js
6 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (41.54%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (8.46%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 10 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (4.62%) GitHub
5 6 (4.62%) SaaS
6 2 (1.54%) PaaS
7 1 (0.77%) IaaS
7 1 (0.77%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) SSL
2 5 (3.85%) Internet
3 4 (3.08%) Bluetooth
3 4 (3.08%) Firewall
3 4 (3.08%) LDAP
3 4 (3.08%) Modbus
3 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.08%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.31%) DNS
5 2 (1.54%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.54%) SAN
6 1 (0.77%) BGP
6 1 (0.77%) DHCP
6 1 (0.77%) HTTP
6 1 (0.77%) IPsec
6 1 (0.77%) IPv6
6 1 (0.77%) Junos
6 1 (0.77%) OSPF
6 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) MySQL
2 15 (11.54%) Redis
3 11 (8.46%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.62%) Neo4j
4 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) DB2
6 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Jenkins
2 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.62%) JIRA
4 6 (4.62%) Subversion
5 5 (3.85%) Selenium
6 4 (3.08%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.08%) GCC
6 4 (3.08%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.31%) Ant
7 3 (2.31%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.31%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.54%) Gradle
8 2 (1.54%) Hudson
8 2 (1.54%) Maven
8 2 (1.54%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.54%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (2.31%) Finance
2 2 (1.54%) Electronics
2 2 (1.54%) Games
2 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.54%) Marketing
2 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (47.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (21.54%) Administrator
2 28 (21.54%) DevOps Administrator
2 28 (21.54%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (19.23%) Developer
4 17 (13.08%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (12.31%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 16 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (10.00%) AWS Developer
7 13 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.62%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Symfony Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.08%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.38%) Middleware
2 14 (10.77%) .NET
3 7 (5.38%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (5.38%) Web Services
4 6 (4.62%) Symfony
5 5 (3.85%) LAMP
5 5 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (3.08%) JNI
6 4 (3.08%) Lucene
7 3 (2.31%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.54%) Catalyst
8 2 (1.54%) Django
8 2 (1.54%) REST
9 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (0.77%) jQuery
9 1 (0.77%) NancyFx
9 1 (0.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.08%) CAN bus
3 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.08%) Device Driver
3 4 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (3.08%) Internet of Things
3 4 (3.08%) Replication
4 3 (2.31%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.77%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.77%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (79.23%) Linux
2 67 (51.54%) Windows
3 29 (22.31%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.62%) CentOS
4 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.85%) Unix
6 4 (3.08%) Android
6 4 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.54%) Debian
8 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.77%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (73.85%) DevOps
2 44 (33.85%) Configuration Management
3 35 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 22 (16.92%) Web Development
6 19 (14.62%) High Availability
7 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (10.00%) Build Automation
9 11 (8.46%) Operations Management
10 10 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
10 10 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.92%) ITIL
12 8 (6.15%) Scrum
13 7 (5.38%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (5.38%) Load Balancing
14 6 (4.62%) Bioinformatics
14 6 (4.62%) OOP
14 6 (4.62%) Product Management
14 6 (4.62%) TDD
15 5 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.54%) Bash Shell
1 41 (31.54%) Ruby
2 36 (27.69%) Python
3 27 (20.77%) Java
4 26 (20.00%) Perl
5 24 (18.46%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.15%) C#
6 8 (6.15%) PHP
6 8 (6.15%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.62%) SQL
8 5 (3.85%) C++
9 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.77%) C
10 1 (0.77%) Clojure
10 1 (0.77%) F#
10 1 (0.77%) Go
10 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.77%) Korn
10 1 (0.77%) R
10 1 (0.77%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (9.23%) AWS Certification
2 6 (4.62%) Degree
3 4 (3.08%) LPIC
3 4 (3.08%) RHCE
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.77%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (21.54%) Docker
2 8 (6.15%) iptables
2 8 (6.15%) Xen
3 6 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.08%) KVM
5 4 (3.08%) Postfix
6 2 (1.54%) vSphere
7 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.77%) vCloud
7 1 (0.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 102 (78.46%) Puppet
2 31 (23.85%) Ansible
3 8 (6.15%) Salt
4 4 (3.08%) CFEngine
4 4 (3.08%) Cobbler
4 4 (3.08%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.77%) logstash
5 1 (0.77%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (20.77%) VMware
2 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.69%) Google
3 10 (7.69%) SaltStack
4 5 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.08%) Citrix
5 4 (3.08%) Sun
5 4 (3.08%) Wind River
6 2 (1.54%) Cisco
6 2 (1.54%) F5
6 2 (1.54%) IBM
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle
6 2 (1.54%) SAP
7 1 (0.77%) hybris
7 1 (0.77%) Juniper
7 1 (0.77%) New Relic
7 1 (0.77%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.77%) Software AG
7 1 (0.77%) Twitter
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