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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 242 335 574
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +239
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1250 887 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.21% 0.80% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.42% 12.60% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 686 257
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Opscode Chef
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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
7174 7041 6189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.97% 6.32% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5770 5654 4852
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 +63 844 £57,500 - 91
South East +61 163 £50,000 -9.09% 12
South West +43 76 £50,000 +11.11% 18
East of England +33 51 £50,000 +2.56% 13
Yorkshire +32 47 £50,000 +42.85% 5
East Midlands +5 21 £52,500 +45.83% 1
North West +13 19 £47,500 +26.66% 2
West Midlands +5 19 £41,250 - 6
North East -9 5 £32,500 +8.33% 3
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 1746 (80.65%) Puppet
2 1696 (78.34%) Linux
3 1341 (61.94%) DevOps
4 1055 (48.73%) Python
5 960 (44.34%) Amazon AWS
6 946 (43.70%) Agile Software Development
7 834 (38.52%) Ruby
8 707 (32.66%) MySQL
9 704 (32.52%) Java
10 677 (31.27%) Bash Shell
11 653 (30.16%) Jenkins
12 645 (29.79%) Git (software)
13 632 (29.19%) Configuration Management
14 602 (27.81%) Continuous Integration
15 583 (26.93%) Perl
16 574 (26.51%) Apache
17 547 (25.27%) Windows
18 525 (24.25%) PHP
19 484 (22.36%) Ansible
20 446 (20.60%) Red Hat
21 420 (19.40%) VMware
22 417 (19.26%) Nagios
22 417 (19.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 409 (18.89%) UNIX
24 383 (17.69%) Web Services
25 361 (16.67%) nginx
26 352 (16.26%) .NET
27 351 (16.21%) SQL
28 341 (15.75%) Ubuntu
29 336 (15.52%) NoSQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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
1 574 (26.51%) Apache
2 361 (16.67%) nginx
3 258 (11.92%) Tomcat
4 226 (10.44%) IIS
5 204 (9.42%) OpenStack
6 156 (7.21%) Node.js
7 130 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
8 78 (3.60%) Confluence
9 77 (3.56%) JBoss
10 54 (2.49%) Apache Solr
11 51 (2.36%) Drupal
12 43 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
13 38 (1.76%) WebLogic
14 36 (1.66%) Apache Spark
15 35 (1.62%) WebSphere
16 29 (1.34%) GlassFish
17 26 (1.20%) WordPress
18 25 (1.15%) Apache Pig
19 22 (1.02%) MediaWiki
20 21 (0.97%) Jetty
Applications
1 54 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.65%) SPSS
3 2 (0.092%) MS Project
4 1 (0.046%) MS Office
4 1 (0.046%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.046%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 19 (0.88%) Sophis RISQUE
2 16 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.046%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 960 (44.34%) Amazon AWS
2 215 (9.93%) Amazon EC2
3 173 (7.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 154 (7.11%) PaaS
5 148 (6.84%) Cloud Computing
6 139 (6.42%) IaaS
7 124 (5.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 115 (5.31%) Amazon S3
9 112 (5.17%) SaaS
10 79 (3.65%) GitHub
11 40 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 38 (1.76%) Rackspace Cloud
13 36 (1.66%) Amazon EMR
14 35 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
15 33 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 32 (1.48%) Route 53
17 29 (1.34%) Amazon ELB
17 29 (1.34%) SoftLayer
18 23 (1.06%) Office 365
19 22 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 245 (11.32%) DNS
2 207 (9.56%) Firewall
3 192 (8.87%) TCP/IP
4 164 (7.58%) HTTP
5 122 (5.64%) Internet
6 94 (4.34%) SAN
7 74 (3.42%) VPN
8 64 (2.96%) LDAP
9 60 (2.77%) WAN
10 59 (2.73%) DHCP
11 58 (2.68%) LAN
12 50 (2.31%) iSCSI
13 49 (2.26%) SSL
14 39 (1.80%) SMTP
15 35 (1.62%) Network Security
16 33 (1.52%) SSH
17 32 (1.48%) VLAN
18 30 (1.39%) VoIP
19 29 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
20 26 (1.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 707 (32.66%) MySQL
2 336 (15.52%) NoSQL
3 295 (13.63%) MongoDB
4 247 (11.41%) PostgreSQL
5 223 (10.30%) SQL Server
6 202 (9.33%) Redis
7 183 (8.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 174 (8.04%) Relational Database
9 141 (6.51%) Big Data
10 128 (5.91%) Hadoop
11 77 (3.56%) Amazon RDS
12 71 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
13 59 (2.73%) RDBMS
14 50 (2.31%) HBase
15 47 (2.17%) Couchbase
16 46 (2.12%) CouchDB
17 35 (1.62%) Apache Hive
18 26 (1.20%) Oracle Database
18 26 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
19 25 (1.15%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 653 (30.16%) Jenkins
2 645 (29.79%) Git (software)
3 273 (12.61%) Subversion
4 199 (9.19%) TeamCity
5 171 (7.90%) Maven
6 150 (6.93%) JIRA
7 131 (6.05%) Hudson
8 66 (3.05%) Ant
9 64 (2.96%) Selenium
10 58 (2.68%) Artifactory
11 52 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 51 (2.36%) Karma Test Runner
13 49 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 43 (1.99%) Mercurial
15 42 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
16 41 (1.89%) Jasmine
17 40 (1.85%) JUnit
18 39 (1.80%) Gradle
19 31 (1.43%) Visual Studio
19 31 (1.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 238 (10.99%) Finance
2 127 (5.87%) Games
3 87 (4.02%) Retail
4 79 (3.65%) Marketing
5 63 (2.91%) Banking
6 57 (2.63%) Publishing
7 38 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 36 (1.66%) Law
9 34 (1.57%) Advertising
10 29 (1.34%) Electronics
11 20 (0.92%) Automotive
12 16 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.65%) Legal
14 10 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.23%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.18%) Front Office
17 3 (0.14%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.14%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.046%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.046%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 666 (30.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 358 (16.54%) Developer
2 358 (16.54%) Administrator
3 329 (15.20%) Systems Administrator
4 246 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
5 210 (9.70%) Linux Engineer
6 207 (9.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 195 (9.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 169 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
9 155 (7.16%) Architect
10 142 (6.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 94 (4.34%) Senior Developer
12 89 (4.11%) Java Developer
13 60 (2.77%) Software Engineer
14 55 (2.54%) Python Developer
15 52 (2.40%) Cloud Engineer
16 46 (2.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 45 (2.08%) .NET Developer
18 44 (2.03%) Consultant
18 44 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (17.69%) Web Services
2 352 (16.26%) .NET
3 206 (9.52%) HTML
4 187 (8.64%) LAMP
5 169 (7.81%) CSS
6 143 (6.61%) AngularJS
7 137 (6.33%) REST
8 126 (5.82%) jQuery
9 103 (4.76%) ASP.NET
10 98 (4.53%) RESTful
11 97 (4.48%) Django
12 89 (4.11%) Spring
13 88 (4.06%) RabbitMQ
14 83 (3.83%) HTML5
15 82 (3.79%) XML
16 56 (2.59%) Gherkin
17 53 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
17 53 (2.45%) Ruby on Rails
18 52 (2.40%) J2EE
19 51 (2.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 293 (13.53%) Open Source
2 134 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 128 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 91 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (3.46%) Public Cloud
6 72 (3.33%) Replication
7 66 (3.05%) Clustering
8 43 (1.99%) Blog
9 41 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 32 (1.48%) Private Cloud
10 32 (1.48%) User Experience
11 31 (1.43%) Wiki
12 27 (1.25%) HACMP
12 27 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
13 21 (0.97%) Blackberry
14 19 (0.88%) BBC
14 19 (0.88%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.79%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.79%) CMDB
15 17 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1696 (78.34%) Linux
2 547 (25.27%) Windows
3 417 (19.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 409 (18.89%) UNIX
5 341 (15.75%) Ubuntu
6 281 (12.98%) CentOS
7 148 (6.84%) Debian
8 82 (3.79%) Solaris
9 76 (3.51%) Android
10 61 (2.82%) Apple iOS
11 60 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (1.29%) AIX
14 25 (1.15%) Fedora
15 16 (0.74%) SUSE
16 15 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
17 12 (0.55%) CoreOS
18 11 (0.51%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.51%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1341 (61.94%) DevOps
2 946 (43.70%) Agile Software Development
3 632 (29.19%) Configuration Management
4 602 (27.81%) Continuous Integration
5 334 (15.43%) TDD
6 303 (14.00%) Scrum
7 289 (13.35%) E-Commerce
8 245 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 187 (8.64%) Software Engineering
10 161 (7.44%) Mentoring
11 147 (6.79%) ITIL
12 145 (6.70%) BDD
13 142 (6.56%) MVC
14 127 (5.87%) Performance Tuning
15 119 (5.50%) Load Balancing
16 118 (5.45%) Kanban
17 89 (4.11%) SOA
18 85 (3.93%) Build Automation
19 84 (3.88%) OO
20 76 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1055 (48.73%) Python
2 834 (38.52%) Ruby
3 704 (32.52%) Java
4 677 (31.27%) Bash Shell
5 583 (26.93%) Perl
6 525 (24.25%) PHP
7 351 (16.21%) SQL
8 319 (14.73%) JavaScript
9 250 (11.55%) PowerShell
10 216 (9.98%) C#
11 168 (7.76%) Shell Script
12 98 (4.53%) Scala
13 83 (3.83%) C++
14 67 (3.09%) Groovy
15 50 (2.31%) Go
16 40 (1.85%) C
17 29 (1.34%) Korn
17 29 (1.34%) Clojure
18 19 (0.88%) R
19 17 (0.79%) F#
Qualifications
1 199 (9.19%) Degree
2 65 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (2.26%) CCNA
4 35 (1.62%) AWS Certification
5 24 (1.11%) RHCE
6 22 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (0.69%) RHCSA
8 14 (0.65%) Security Cleared
8 14 (0.65%) CCNP
9 13 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (0.55%) JNCIA
11 11 (0.51%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.42%) LPIC
13 8 (0.37%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.37%) MCSE
13 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (0.28%) CCIE
15 5 (0.23%) PMI Certification
16 4 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (6.51%) QA
2 39 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 36 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.11%) FISMA
5 15 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 310 (14.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 162 (7.48%) Docker
3 110 (5.08%) Varnish
4 94 (4.34%) Active Directory
5 75 (3.46%) KVM
6 68 (3.14%) Xen
7 59 (2.73%) vSphere
8 53 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
9 49 (2.26%) VMware ESX
10 46 (2.12%) Samba
11 43 (1.99%) NFS
12 40 (1.85%) VirtualBox
13 39 (1.80%) Hyper-V
14 28 (1.29%) Apache Flume
14 28 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 28 (1.29%) Postfix
15 27 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 25 (1.15%) XenServer
17 24 (1.11%) vCloud
17 24 (1.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1746 (80.65%) Puppet
2 484 (22.36%) Ansible
3 417 (19.26%) Nagios
4 285 (13.16%) Salt
5 221 (10.21%) Vagrant
6 198 (9.15%) ZABBIX
7 136 (6.28%) Graphite
8 118 (5.45%) logstash
9 67 (3.09%) HAProxy
10 66 (3.05%) Kibana
11 64 (2.96%) Zenoss
12 57 (2.63%) CFEngine
13 53 (2.45%) Cacti
14 49 (2.26%) Cobbler
15 40 (1.85%) StatsD
16 36 (1.66%) Capistrano
17 33 (1.52%) Ganglia
18 31 (1.43%) Tivoli
19 24 (1.11%) Opsview
20 22 (1.02%) yum
Vendors
1 446 (20.60%) Red Hat
2 420 (19.40%) VMware
3 248 (11.45%) Oracle
4 139 (6.42%) Google
5 136 (6.28%) Microsoft
6 116 (5.36%) Rackspace
7 101 (4.67%) Cisco
8 87 (4.02%) SaltStack
9 85 (3.93%) New Relic
10 79 (3.65%) Splunk
11 72 (3.33%) HP
12 51 (2.36%) IBM
13 48 (2.22%) Dell
14 41 (1.89%) Veritas
15 37 (1.71%) AppDynamics
16 36 (1.66%) Juniper
17 33 (1.52%) SolarWinds
18 32 (1.48%) Zend
19 25 (1.15%) Citrix
19 25 (1.15%) hybris
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