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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 229 233 283
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +50
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 38 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.22% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.39% 4.79% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
453 313 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.70% 4.57% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 329 213 368
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Suffolk +19 18 £50,000 +25.00%
Essex - 8 - -
Cambridgeshire -12 7 £45,000 +15.38% 3
Hertfordshire - 4 £57,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (92.86%) Puppet
2 62 (73.81%) Linux
3 46 (54.76%) DevOps
4 39 (46.43%) UNIX
5 37 (44.05%) Windows
6 36 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 31 (36.90%) Java
8 29 (34.52%) Bash Shell
9 28 (33.33%) DNS
9 28 (33.33%) Web Services
10 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
11 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
12 22 (26.19%) OpenStack
12 22 (26.19%) Configuration Management
13 21 (25.00%) SAN
14 20 (23.81%) Perl
14 20 (23.81%) Jenkins
15 19 (22.62%) SQL
15 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
15 19 (22.62%) Ruby
15 19 (22.62%) XML
16 18 (21.43%) Firewall
16 18 (21.43%) Tomcat
17 17 (20.24%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (20.24%) VPN
17 17 (20.24%) Python
17 17 (20.24%) ITIL
17 17 (20.24%) Red Hat
17 17 (20.24%) NoSQL
18 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (26.19%) OpenStack
2 18 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 15 (17.86%) IIS
4 10 (11.90%) JBoss
4 10 (11.90%) WebSphere
4 10 (11.90%) GlassFish
4 10 (11.90%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.76%) nginx
5 4 (4.76%) Apache
6 2 (2.38%) Node.js
7 1 (1.19%) Drupal
7 1 (1.19%) Confluence
7 1 (1.19%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.24%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.90%) IBM SmartCloud
4 9 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (9.52%) SaaS
6 7 (8.33%) GitHub
7 5 (5.95%) IaaS
7 5 (5.95%) PaaS
7 5 (5.95%) Google Apps
7 5 (5.95%) Terremark
8 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.33%) DNS
2 21 (25.00%) SAN
3 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
4 18 (21.43%) Firewall
5 17 (20.24%) VPN
6 12 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (11.90%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.38%) DHCP
8 2 (2.38%) HTTP
8 2 (2.38%) Internet
9 1 (1.19%) X.509
9 1 (1.19%) SSL
9 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.19%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) NoSQL
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
4 3 (3.57%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) Riak
6 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.19%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.19%) HBase
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.67%) Subversion
3 14 (16.67%) Maven
4 13 (15.48%) Hudson
5 5 (5.95%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.19%) Webistrano
6 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) NUnit
6 1 (1.19%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.19%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Legal
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Architect
2 23 (27.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (8.33%) DevOps Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.38%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.19%) Support Engineer
11 1 (1.19%) Development Manager
11 1 (1.19%) Operations Manager
11 1 (1.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) Web Services
2 19 (22.62%) XML
3 16 (19.05%) JSON
4 12 (14.29%) .NET
5 10 (11.90%) LAMP
6 6 (7.14%) RESTful
7 3 (3.57%) Spring
7 3 (3.57%) CSS
8 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.38%) FreeMarker
8 2 (2.38%) HTML
9 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.19%) SPNEGO
9 1 (1.19%) Memcached
9 1 (1.19%) Yii
9 1 (1.19%) REST
9 1 (1.19%) Laravel
9 1 (1.19%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Replication
2 7 (8.33%) Open Source
3 5 (5.95%) CMDB
4 3 (3.57%) User Experience
4 3 (3.57%) IPTV
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.19%) PKI
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 62 (73.81%) Linux
2 39 (46.43%) UNIX
3 37 (44.05%) Windows
4 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.76%) Debian
6 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) DevOps
2 22 (26.19%) Configuration Management
3 17 (20.24%) ITIL
4 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.90%) Load Balancing
6 10 (11.90%) Service Management
7 8 (9.52%) Migration
8 7 (8.33%) UML
8 7 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 6 (7.14%) Use Case
9 6 (7.14%) Build Automation
9 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.14%) SOA
10 5 (5.95%) Project Management
10 5 (5.95%) TDD
10 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 31 (36.90%) Java
3 29 (34.52%) Bash Shell
4 20 (23.81%) Perl
5 19 (22.62%) SQL
5 19 (22.62%) Ruby
6 17 (20.24%) Python
7 13 (15.48%) Shell Script
8 10 (11.90%) Korn
9 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.76%) PHP
11 1 (1.19%) PHP5
11 1 (1.19%) C#
11 1 (1.19%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Sun Certification
2 6 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.95%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.10%) Hyper-V
2 11 (13.10%) vCloud
3 10 (11.90%) vSphere
4 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.76%) KVM
6 1 (1.19%) Docker
6 1 (1.19%) Firmware
6 1 (1.19%) Varnish
6 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (92.86%) Puppet
2 14 (16.67%) Ansible
3 2 (2.38%) Nagios
3 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.19%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.19%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.24%) Red Hat
3 14 (16.67%) VMware
4 12 (14.29%) HP
5 10 (11.90%) Oracle
5 10 (11.90%) IBM
5 10 (11.90%) F5
5 10 (11.90%) SaltStack
6 8 (9.52%) Rackspace
7 6 (7.14%) Google
8 5 (5.95%) CollabNet
9 3 (3.57%) Sun
9 3 (3.57%) Hitachi
9 3 (3.57%) NetApp
10 2 (2.38%) Red Gate
11 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.19%) Zend
11 1 (1.19%) Siemens
11 1 (1.19%) Cisco
11 1 (1.19%) New Relic
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