The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 266 430 631
Rank change year-on-year
+164 +201
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1062 497 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.99% 0.49% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% 7.86% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 874 398 221
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,950 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Opscode Chef
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6906 6324 6022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.45% 6.25% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5526 5178 4978
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 England

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in England

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
London +120 753 £55,000 +4.76% 64
South East +17 102 £55,000 +15.78% 7
Yorkshire -13 58 £38,000 +18.75% 11
East of England +30 43 £50,000 -25.92% 8
East Midlands +21 30 £40,000 +35.59%
North West +13 30 £50,000 +38.88% 8
South West - 25 £47,500 - 3
West Midlands +9 14 £65,000 +128.07%
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1575 (80.15%) Puppet
2 1515 (77.10%) Linux
3 1112 (56.59%) DevOps
4 926 (47.12%) Python
5 748 (38.07%) Ruby
6 746 (37.96%) MySQL
7 703 (35.78%) Java
8 555 (28.24%) Jenkins
9 553 (28.14%) Perl
10 546 (27.79%) Git (software)
11 516 (26.26%) Bash Shell
12 510 (25.95%) Windows
13 479 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
14 478 (24.33%) Apache
15 475 (24.17%) Configuration Management
16 469 (23.87%) Open Source
17 448 (22.80%) PHP
18 445 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
19 437 (22.24%) Nagios
20 414 (21.07%) Web Services
21 391 (19.90%) Red Hat
22 383 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
23 373 (18.98%) VMware
24 358 (18.22%) JavaScript
25 357 (18.17%) Ubuntu
26 355 (18.07%) MongoDB
27 351 (17.86%) UNIX
28 332 (16.90%) E-Commerce
29 331 (16.84%) CentOS
30 329 (16.74%) Scrum

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 478 (24.33%) Apache
2 278 (14.15%) nginx
3 223 (11.35%) Tomcat
4 175 (8.91%) IIS
5 138 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
6 137 (6.97%) OpenStack
7 124 (6.31%) Node.js
8 92 (4.68%) Apache Solr
9 56 (2.85%) Confluence
10 54 (2.75%) Drupal
11 49 (2.49%) Jetty
12 33 (1.68%) WebLogic
13 29 (1.48%) MS Exchange
14 21 (1.07%) CMS
14 21 (1.07%) WordPress
15 20 (1.02%) Mule
15 20 (1.02%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
17 14 (0.71%) Apache Pig
18 13 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 100 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.61%) SPSS
3 5 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.25%) MS Office
4 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.051%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 39 (1.98%) Magento
2 8 (0.41%) SunGard APT
2 8 (0.41%) FastVal
3 5 (0.25%) Summit
4 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.051%) RMDS
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 479 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
2 202 (10.28%) Amazon EC2
3 120 (6.11%) Cloud Computing
4 119 (6.06%) SaaS
5 84 (4.27%) PaaS
6 82 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 82 (4.17%) IaaS
7 63 (3.21%) Amazon S3
8 54 (2.75%) GitHub
9 49 (2.49%) Rackspace Cloud
10 31 (1.58%) Amazon ELB
11 25 (1.27%) Joyent
12 14 (0.71%) Route 53
13 13 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
14 12 (0.61%) Google Apps
15 8 (0.41%) CloudFront
16 7 (0.36%) Heroku
17 6 (0.31%) ElastiCache
17 6 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 5 (0.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 281 (14.30%) TCP/IP
2 272 (13.84%) DNS
3 176 (8.96%) HTTP
4 158 (8.04%) Firewall
5 128 (6.51%) SAN
6 110 (5.60%) LDAP
7 108 (5.50%) Internet
8 93 (4.73%) SSL
9 91 (4.63%) VPN
10 80 (4.07%) SNMP
11 77 (3.92%) SSH
12 67 (3.41%) DHCP
13 48 (2.44%) NAS
14 35 (1.78%) LAN
15 34 (1.73%) WAN
16 32 (1.63%) VLAN
17 31 (1.58%) Reverse Proxy
18 30 (1.53%) IPv4
19 24 (1.22%) SMTP
20 20 (1.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 746 (37.96%) MySQL
2 355 (18.07%) MongoDB
3 275 (13.99%) NoSQL
4 220 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
5 211 (10.74%) Redis
6 189 (9.62%) Big Data
7 178 (9.06%) SQL Server
8 172 (8.75%) Hadoop
9 129 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 109 (5.55%) Relational Database
11 59 (3.00%) HBase
12 57 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
13 39 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 38 (1.93%) MariaDB
14 38 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
15 36 (1.83%) Amazon Redshift
16 34 (1.73%) CouchDB
17 28 (1.42%) Couchbase
18 26 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (1.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 555 (28.24%) Jenkins
2 546 (27.79%) Git (software)
3 262 (13.33%) Subversion
4 144 (7.33%) Maven
5 139 (7.07%) TeamCity
6 136 (6.92%) Hudson
7 117 (5.95%) Ant
8 88 (4.48%) JIRA
9 51 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 48 (2.44%) RSpec
11 36 (1.83%) Selenium
12 35 (1.78%) Cucumber
13 34 (1.73%) JUnit
14 32 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (1.48%) CruiseControl
16 28 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
16 28 (1.42%) VisualVM
17 27 (1.37%) Eclipse
18 25 (1.27%) FishEye
18 25 (1.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 229 (11.65%) Finance
2 149 (7.58%) Games
3 86 (4.38%) Marketing
4 71 (3.61%) Retail
5 56 (2.85%) Banking
6 54 (2.75%) Advertising
7 46 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.68%) Publishing
9 31 (1.58%) Music Industry
10 24 (1.22%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.61%) Back Office
12 10 (0.51%) Law
12 10 (0.51%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.46%) Legal
14 8 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.31%) Electronics
15 6 (0.31%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.25%) Local Government
17 4 (0.20%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 441 (22.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 418 (21.27%) Administrator
3 407 (20.71%) Systems Administrator
4 403 (20.51%) Developer
5 296 (15.06%) Linux Administrator
6 283 (14.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 142 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
8 120 (6.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 117 (5.95%) Java Developer
10 88 (4.48%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 87 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
11 87 (4.43%) Operations Engineer
12 83 (4.22%) Web Engineer
13 81 (4.12%) Architect
14 80 (4.07%) Senior Developer
15 79 (4.02%) Senior Linux Administrator
16 77 (3.92%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
17 67 (3.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 56 (2.85%) Software Engineer
19 49 (2.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (21.07%) Web Services
2 244 (12.42%) .NET
3 225 (11.45%) LAMP
4 179 (9.11%) HTML
5 172 (8.75%) CSS
6 153 (7.79%) jQuery
7 127 (6.46%) XML
8 105 (5.34%) JSON
9 94 (4.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 93 (4.73%) Spring
11 86 (4.38%) ASP.NET
12 81 (4.12%) Django
13 72 (3.66%) J2EE
14 71 (3.61%) RESTful
15 69 (3.51%) AngularJS
16 64 (3.26%) HTML5
17 58 (2.95%) REST
18 55 (2.80%) RabbitMQ
19 48 (2.44%) Hibernate
20 45 (2.29%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 469 (23.87%) Open Source
2 104 (5.29%) Computer Science
3 88 (4.48%) Clustering
4 60 (3.05%) Replication
5 56 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 44 (2.24%) Blog
7 33 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 31 (1.58%) Blackberry
9 29 (1.48%) BBC
9 29 (1.48%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.32%) Social Media
11 25 (1.27%) Digital Media
11 25 (1.27%) Social Network
12 18 (0.92%) LPAR
12 18 (0.92%) DLPAR
13 14 (0.71%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.66%) Smartphone
15 12 (0.61%) Visualisation
15 12 (0.61%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1515 (77.10%) Linux
2 510 (25.95%) Windows
3 357 (18.17%) Ubuntu
4 351 (17.86%) UNIX
5 331 (16.84%) CentOS
6 256 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 208 (10.59%) Debian
8 83 (4.22%) Solaris
9 62 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (2.29%) AIX
11 43 (2.19%) Fedora
12 32 (1.63%) Android
12 32 (1.63%) Apple iOS
13 24 (1.22%) SUSE
14 18 (0.92%) Windows 7
15 17 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.66%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.61%) FreeBSD
18 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1112 (56.59%) DevOps
2 475 (24.17%) Configuration Management
3 445 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
4 383 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
5 332 (16.90%) E-Commerce
6 329 (16.74%) Scrum
7 244 (12.42%) TDD
8 156 (7.94%) Load Balancing
9 120 (6.11%) Performance Tuning
10 109 (5.55%) Software Engineering
11 107 (5.45%) BDD
12 105 (5.34%) SOA
13 100 (5.09%) MVC
14 93 (4.73%) Build Automation
15 91 (4.63%) OO
16 87 (4.43%) Kanban
17 79 (4.02%) ITIL
18 59 (3.00%) Multithreading
19 56 (2.85%) Performance Testing
19 56 (2.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 926 (47.12%) Python
2 748 (38.07%) Ruby
3 703 (35.78%) Java
4 553 (28.14%) Perl
5 516 (26.26%) Bash Shell
6 448 (22.80%) PHP
7 358 (18.22%) JavaScript
8 271 (13.79%) SQL
9 182 (9.26%) PowerShell
10 167 (8.50%) C#
11 158 (8.04%) Shell Script
12 118 (6.01%) Scala
13 69 (3.51%) C
14 55 (2.80%) C++
15 34 (1.73%) Korn
16 28 (1.42%) PL/SQL
16 28 (1.42%) Groovy
17 26 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
17 26 (1.32%) T-SQL
18 23 (1.17%) R
Qualifications
1 163 (8.30%) Degree
2 33 (1.68%) Sun Certification
3 22 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (1.12%) RHCE
4 17 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.87%) CCNA
5 14 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.36%) PhD
9 5 (0.25%) MCSE
10 2 (0.10%) CISSP
11 1 (0.051%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.051%) OCPJWCD
11 1 (0.051%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.051%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.051%) MBCS
11 1 (0.051%) CITP
11 1 (0.051%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.41%) QA
2 35 (1.78%) SLA
3 14 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.15%) COBIT
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.10%) WAI
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 261 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 162 (8.24%) KVM
3 135 (6.87%) Varnish
4 97 (4.94%) Xen
5 74 (3.77%) Active Directory
6 71 (3.61%) NFS
7 48 (2.44%) vSphere
8 40 (2.04%) Samba
9 39 (1.98%) Hyper-V
10 34 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
11 33 (1.68%) vCloud
12 26 (1.32%) Snort
13 25 (1.27%) Docker
14 21 (1.07%) XenServer
15 19 (0.97%) Postfix
16 18 (0.92%) VMware ESX
17 12 (0.61%) Apache Flume
18 11 (0.56%) Squid
19 8 (0.41%) Sendmail
19 8 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1575 (80.15%) Puppet
2 437 (22.24%) Nagios
3 213 (10.84%) ZABBIX
4 172 (8.75%) Ansible
5 166 (8.45%) Salt
6 160 (8.14%) Vagrant
7 94 (4.78%) logstash
8 79 (4.02%) Cacti
9 70 (3.56%) CFEngine
10 66 (3.36%) HAProxy
11 65 (3.31%) Ganglia
12 61 (3.10%) Capistrano
13 58 (2.95%) StatsD
14 51 (2.60%) Zenoss
15 48 (2.44%) SCOM
16 45 (2.29%) Kibana
17 30 (1.53%) Munin
18 29 (1.48%) OpenView
19 28 (1.42%) Opsview
20 27 (1.37%) YUM
Vendors
1 391 (19.90%) Red Hat
2 373 (18.98%) VMware
3 194 (9.87%) Oracle
4 175 (8.91%) Microsoft
5 128 (6.51%) Rackspace
6 120 (6.11%) JBoss
7 90 (4.58%) Cisco
8 84 (4.27%) New Relic
9 77 (3.92%) HP
10 64 (3.26%) SaltStack
11 59 (3.00%) Dell
12 55 (2.80%) Juniper
13 53 (2.70%) IBM
14 43 (2.19%) Perforce
15 40 (2.04%) Sony
16 37 (1.88%) Twitter
17 34 (1.73%) Hitachi
18 33 (1.68%) Sun
19 32 (1.63%) Google
20 31 (1.58%) Splunk
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