The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 100 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 10 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 1.18% -
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 22.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
75 57 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.52% 5.19% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 42
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (100.00%) Puppet
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) Ruby
4 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
5 7 (43.75%) Nagios
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) Ubuntu
7 5 (31.25%) Perl
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) SLA
8 4 (25.00%) OS/2
8 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (25.00%) ZABBIX
8 4 (25.00%) Workflow
8 4 (25.00%) New Relic
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (18.75%) Munin
9 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL
10 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
11 1 (6.25%) Lync
11 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (6.25%) Debian
11 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (6.25%) Lync
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) OS/2
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
1 11 (68.75%) Ruby
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) NFS
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Nagios
3 4 (25.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (18.75%) Munin
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) New Relic
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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