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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 73 83 94
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 32 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 1.34% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% 21.74% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £52,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
144 92 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.39% 6.16% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71 67 27
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 27 August 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 50 (87.72%) Puppet
2 43 (75.44%) Linux
3 40 (70.18%) Python
4 38 (66.67%) Configuration Management
5 31 (54.39%) Finance
5 31 (54.39%) DevOps
6 28 (49.12%) Java
7 26 (45.61%) Degree
8 25 (43.86%) Banking
8 25 (43.86%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (36.84%) Ruby
9 21 (36.84%) Web Services
10 18 (31.58%) Telecoms
11 15 (26.32%) Perl
11 15 (26.32%) PowerShell
12 14 (24.56%) Apache
12 14 (24.56%) VMware
13 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
13 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
14 12 (21.05%) SQL
15 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
15 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
15 11 (19.30%) Nagios
16 10 (17.54%) Ansible
17 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
17 9 (15.79%) Rackspace
17 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
17 9 (15.79%) Capistrano
17 9 (15.79%) Scrum

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (24.56%) Apache
2 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.28%) JBoss
4 5 (8.77%) Apache Pig
4 5 (8.77%) SAS
5 4 (7.02%) IIS
6 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 25 (43.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.04%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (8.77%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) LDAP
2 3 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) VoIP
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) DB2
2 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.77%) Mahout
2 5 (8.77%) Big Data
2 5 (8.77%) Sqoop
2 5 (8.77%) Triplestore
2 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.77%) Pentaho
2 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.77%) Apache Hive
2 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.77%) HBase
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.53%) Ant
3 6 (10.53%) Selenium
4 5 (8.77%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 31 (54.39%) Finance
2 25 (43.86%) Banking
3 18 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (15.79%) Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Data Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) Web Services
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) MLlib
3 3 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (3.51%) Middleware
4 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (3.51%) Java EE
4 2 (3.51%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Replication
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Social Media
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (75.44%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) UNIX
2 8 (14.04%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 31 (54.39%) DevOps
3 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (15.79%) Scrum
4 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.04%) SDLC
6 7 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Web Testing
7 6 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 6 (10.53%) Migration
8 5 (8.77%) ETL
8 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Business Development
8 5 (8.77%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) Python
2 28 (49.12%) Java
3 21 (36.84%) Ruby
4 15 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 15 (26.32%) Perl
5 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.05%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) R
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
7 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (45.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.77%) Apache Flume
3 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.02%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) zsh
5 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (87.72%) Puppet
2 11 (19.30%) Nagios
3 10 (17.54%) Ansible
4 9 (15.79%) Capistrano
5 5 (8.77%) Munin
5 5 (8.77%) Graphite
6 2 (3.51%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) VMware
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.79%) Rackspace
4 7 (12.28%) F5
5 6 (10.53%) Splunk
5 6 (10.53%) Google
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle
5 6 (10.53%) DigitalOcean
6 5 (8.77%) Talend
6 5 (8.77%) Cognos
6 5 (8.77%) Informatica
6 5 (8.77%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (8.77%) Netezza
6 5 (8.77%) Greenplum
6 5 (8.77%) Vertica
6 5 (8.77%) Teradata
7 4 (7.02%) Perforce
8 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) Isilon
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