The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 77 93 92
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 28 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.90% 0.94% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.53% 16.87% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £40,900 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
119 83 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.08% 5.58% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 65 61 31
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 46 (88.46%) Puppet
2 40 (76.92%) Python
3 39 (75.00%) Linux
4 37 (71.15%) Configuration Management
5 29 (55.77%) Finance
5 29 (55.77%) Java
6 26 (50.00%) DevOps
7 25 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (46.15%) Degree
9 22 (42.31%) Web Services
10 20 (38.46%) Banking
11 19 (36.54%) Ruby
12 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
13 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
13 14 (26.92%) Perl
14 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 12 (23.08%) Apache
15 12 (23.08%) Nagios
15 12 (23.08%) VMware
16 11 (21.15%) SQL
16 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (19.23%) Scrum
18 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
18 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
18 9 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
19 8 (15.38%) Capistrano
19 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
19 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
19 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
19 8 (15.38%) Windows

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (23.08%) Apache
2 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.54%) JBoss
4 5 (9.62%) Apache Pig
4 5 (9.62%) SAS
5 4 (7.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.62%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) LDAP
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
1 4 (7.69%) SSL
1 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Pentaho
1 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
1 5 (9.62%) Apache Hive
1 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
1 5 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
1 5 (9.62%) HBase
1 5 (9.62%) Mahout
1 5 (9.62%) Big Data
1 5 (9.62%) Sqoop
1 5 (9.62%) Triplestore
1 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
1 5 (9.62%) DB2
1 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.54%) Ant
2 6 (11.54%) Selenium
3 5 (9.62%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (55.77%) Finance
2 20 (38.46%) Banking
3 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (17.31%) Administrator
3 6 (11.54%) QA Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Data Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) MLlib
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (5.77%) XML
5 2 (3.85%) Middleware
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.92%) Java EE
6 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Social Media
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 39 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) UNIX
4 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Configuration Management
2 26 (50.00%) DevOps
3 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.46%) SDLC
7 6 (11.54%) Black-Box Testing
7 6 (11.54%) TDD
7 6 (11.54%) Regression Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Web Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.62%) Migration
8 5 (9.62%) Information Security
8 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
8 5 (9.62%) Open Source
8 5 (9.62%) MapReduce
8 5 (9.62%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) Python
2 29 (55.77%) Java
3 19 (36.54%) Ruby
4 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) Perl
5 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (21.15%) SQL
7 6 (11.54%) PHP
8 5 (9.62%) R
9 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.62%) Apache Flume
2 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 46 (88.46%) Puppet
2 12 (23.08%) Nagios
3 8 (15.38%) Capistrano
3 8 (15.38%) Ansible
4 6 (11.54%) Graphite
4 6 (11.54%) Munin
5 2 (3.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) VMware
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Rackspace
4 6 (11.54%) F5
4 6 (11.54%) Splunk
5 5 (9.62%) Vertica
5 5 (9.62%) Netezza
5 5 (9.62%) Greenplum
5 5 (9.62%) Talend
5 5 (9.62%) Informatica
5 5 (9.62%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (9.62%) Teradata
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) Cognos
6 3 (5.77%) Google
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.77%) Perforce
6 3 (5.77%) DigitalOcean
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