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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 85 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.61% 0.32% -
As % of the Systems Management category 27.59% 9.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
87 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.83% 3.24% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 22 22
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 34 (97.14%) Puppet
2 22 (62.86%) Linux
3 19 (54.29%) Java
3 19 (54.29%) DevOps
4 14 (40.00%) Ruby
5 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
5 13 (37.14%) Python
6 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (31.43%) Nagios
7 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
8 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.86%) Vagrant
9 8 (22.86%) Apache
9 8 (22.86%) MySQL
9 8 (22.86%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
10 7 (20.00%) Windows
10 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
11 6 (17.14%) Firewall
11 6 (17.14%) ZABBIX
11 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (17.14%) SaaS
11 6 (17.14%) New Relic
12 5 (14.29%) Ansible
12 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
12 5 (14.29%) Salt
12 5 (14.29%) Workflow
12 5 (14.29%) LAMP

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.71%) nginx
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (17.14%) SaaS
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 2 (5.71%) SNMP
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
4 3 (8.57%) Ant
5 2 (5.71%) InstallShield
5 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.71%) Hudson
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) QA Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Development Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) Servlets
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Wiki
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 3 (8.57%) OS/2
5 1 (2.86%) Debian
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) DevOps
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Workflow
6 4 (11.43%) Web Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.57%) Database Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Change Control
7 3 (8.57%) Black-Box Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Load Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) Ruby
3 13 (37.14%) Python
4 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
5 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
6 5 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (14.29%) PHP
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) C
8 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) RHCE
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Gluster
3 1 (2.86%) KVM
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (97.14%) Puppet
2 11 (31.43%) Nagios
3 8 (22.86%) Vagrant
4 6 (17.14%) ZABBIX
5 5 (14.29%) Ansible
5 5 (14.29%) Salt
6 4 (11.43%) Cacti
7 3 (8.57%) Munin
8 1 (2.86%) SCCM
8 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) New Relic
2 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix