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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 274 440 663
Rank change year-on-year
+166 +223
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1094 481 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.02% 0.49% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.42% 7.99% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 901 384 194
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 £37,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
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
7096 6022 6099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.65% 6.12% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5644 4914 5032
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +121 771 £55,000 - 86
South East +40 112 £56,250 +18.42% 9
Yorkshire -3 61 £40,000 +25.00% 13
East of England +21 46 £55,000 -18.51% 3
North West +5 29 £50,000 +38.88% 8
South West +9 26 £41,000 +17.14% 3
East Midlands - 22 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 20 £65,000 +128.07%
North East - 2 £47,218 - 3
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1599 (80.64%) Puppet
2 1542 (77.76%) Linux
3 1147 (57.84%) DevOps
4 928 (46.80%) Python
5 774 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
6 770 (38.83%) Ruby
7 738 (37.22%) MySQL
8 678 (34.19%) Java
9 578 (29.15%) Jenkins
10 549 (27.69%) Perl
11 544 (27.43%) Git (software)
12 533 (26.88%) Windows
13 531 (26.78%) Bash Shell
14 479 (24.16%) Configuration Management
15 477 (24.05%) Apache
16 469 (23.65%) Continuous Integration
17 467 (23.55%) Open Source
18 451 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
19 448 (22.59%) PHP
19 448 (22.59%) Nagios
20 404 (20.37%) Red Hat
21 390 (19.67%) Web Services
22 384 (19.36%) VMware
23 368 (18.56%) UNIX
24 363 (18.31%) Ubuntu
25 350 (17.65%) MongoDB
26 348 (17.55%) CentOS
27 342 (17.25%) JavaScript
28 340 (17.15%) Scrum
29 329 (16.59%) E-Commerce

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 477 (24.05%) Apache
2 285 (14.37%) nginx
3 224 (11.30%) Tomcat
4 179 (9.03%) IIS
5 143 (7.21%) OpenStack
6 132 (6.66%) Elasticsearch
7 125 (6.30%) Node.js
8 79 (3.98%) Apache Solr
9 55 (2.77%) Confluence
10 51 (2.57%) Jetty
11 46 (2.32%) Drupal
12 36 (1.82%) WebLogic
13 31 (1.56%) MS Exchange
14 21 (1.06%) WordPress
15 19 (0.96%) Mule
15 19 (0.96%) WebSphere
16 17 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 17 (0.86%) CMS
17 15 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
18 13 (0.66%) Lync
Applications
1 96 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.35%) SPSS
4 4 (0.20%) MS Office
5 1 (0.050%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.050%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 40 (2.02%) Magento
2 4 (0.20%) Summit
3 3 (0.15%) FastVal
3 3 (0.15%) SunGard APT
3 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.050%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 451 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (8.72%) Amazon EC2
3 122 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
4 116 (5.85%) SaaS
5 88 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 84 (4.24%) IaaS
7 80 (4.03%) PaaS
8 57 (2.87%) Amazon S3
9 55 (2.77%) GitHub
10 52 (2.62%) Rackspace Cloud
11 30 (1.51%) Amazon ELB
12 22 (1.11%) Joyent
13 12 (0.61%) Route 53
13 12 (0.61%) Google Apps
14 9 (0.45%) CloudFront
15 8 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
15 8 (0.40%) Heroku
16 6 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (0.30%) ElastiCache
17 5 (0.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 280 (14.12%) TCP/IP
2 279 (14.07%) DNS
3 177 (8.93%) HTTP
4 162 (8.17%) Firewall
5 127 (6.40%) SAN
6 110 (5.55%) LDAP
6 110 (5.55%) Internet
7 94 (4.74%) SSL
8 84 (4.24%) SSH
9 77 (3.88%) VPN
10 76 (3.83%) SNMP
11 74 (3.73%) DHCP
12 47 (2.37%) NAS
13 43 (2.17%) LAN
14 41 (2.07%) WAN
15 31 (1.56%) IPv4
16 29 (1.46%) VLAN
17 25 (1.26%) Reverse Proxy
18 23 (1.16%) SMTP
19 20 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (37.22%) MySQL
2 350 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 269 (13.57%) NoSQL
4 227 (11.45%) PostgreSQL
5 193 (9.73%) Redis
6 192 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 173 (8.72%) Big Data
8 162 (8.17%) Hadoop
9 126 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 119 (6.00%) Relational Database
11 52 (2.62%) HBase
12 51 (2.57%) Amazon RDS
13 46 (2.32%) Amazon Redshift
14 39 (1.97%) MariaDB
15 38 (1.92%) CouchDB
16 33 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 28 (1.41%) RDBMS
19 25 (1.26%) Couchbase
20 23 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 578 (29.15%) Jenkins
2 544 (27.43%) Git (software)
3 251 (12.66%) Subversion
4 148 (7.46%) TeamCity
5 138 (6.96%) Maven
6 137 (6.91%) Hudson
7 106 (5.35%) Ant
8 91 (4.59%) JIRA
9 52 (2.62%) Selenium
10 50 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 41 (2.07%) RSpec
12 37 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
13 34 (1.71%) CruiseControl
14 31 (1.56%) Cucumber
15 28 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (1.41%) JUnit
16 27 (1.36%) Jasmine
17 26 (1.31%) Eclipse
18 24 (1.21%) VisualVM
18 24 (1.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 222 (11.20%) Finance
2 149 (7.51%) Games
3 84 (4.24%) Marketing
4 75 (3.78%) Retail
5 68 (3.43%) Banking
6 51 (2.57%) Advertising
7 45 (2.27%) Publishing
8 43 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 31 (1.56%) Music Industry
10 19 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.61%) Back Office
13 11 (0.55%) Law
13 11 (0.55%) Legal
14 8 (0.40%) Online Betting
15 7 (0.35%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.25%) Electronics
16 5 (0.25%) German Language
16 5 (0.25%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.25%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 455 (22.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 424 (21.38%) Administrator
3 412 (20.78%) Systems Administrator
4 385 (19.42%) Developer
5 291 (14.67%) Linux Administrator
6 280 (14.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 142 (7.16%) Linux Engineer
8 126 (6.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 106 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 94 (4.74%) Operations Engineer
11 90 (4.54%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 82 (4.14%) Web Engineer
13 80 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
14 78 (3.93%) Architect
15 76 (3.83%) Senior Developer
15 76 (3.83%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 76 (3.83%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
16 66 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 47 (2.37%) Software Engineer
18 45 (2.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (19.67%) Web Services
2 258 (13.01%) .NET
3 246 (12.41%) LAMP
4 169 (8.52%) HTML
5 159 (8.02%) CSS
6 153 (7.72%) jQuery
7 124 (6.25%) XML
8 101 (5.09%) JSON
9 91 (4.59%) ASP.NET
10 83 (4.19%) Django
11 82 (4.14%) Ruby on Rails
12 81 (4.08%) RESTful
12 81 (4.08%) Spring
13 70 (3.53%) AngularJS
14 66 (3.33%) HTML5
15 58 (2.92%) J2EE
16 55 (2.77%) REST
17 53 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
18 47 (2.37%) Memcached
19 45 (2.27%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 467 (23.55%) Open Source
2 94 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 86 (4.34%) Clustering
4 63 (3.18%) Mobile App
5 58 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (2.92%) Replication
6 50 (2.52%) Blog
7 32 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 31 (1.56%) Blackberry
9 28 (1.41%) Digital Media
9 28 (1.41%) User Experience
10 25 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 21 (1.06%) LPAR
11 21 (1.06%) DLPAR
11 21 (1.06%) Social Media
11 21 (1.06%) Social Network
11 21 (1.06%) BBC
12 14 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.61%) IPTV
13 12 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1542 (77.76%) Linux
2 533 (26.88%) Windows
3 368 (18.56%) UNIX
4 363 (18.31%) Ubuntu
5 348 (17.55%) CentOS
6 249 (12.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 200 (10.09%) Debian
8 83 (4.19%) Solaris
9 55 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (2.47%) AIX
11 44 (2.22%) Fedora
12 28 (1.41%) Android
12 28 (1.41%) Apple iOS
13 26 (1.31%) SUSE
14 20 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (0.81%) Windows 7
16 11 (0.55%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.50%) FreeBSD
18 6 (0.30%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1147 (57.84%) DevOps
2 774 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
3 479 (24.16%) Configuration Management
4 469 (23.65%) Continuous Integration
5 340 (17.15%) Scrum
6 329 (16.59%) E-Commerce
7 239 (12.05%) TDD
8 151 (7.61%) Load Balancing
9 139 (7.01%) Mentoring
10 129 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
11 110 (5.55%) BDD
12 106 (5.35%) SOA
13 105 (5.30%) MVC
14 101 (5.09%) OO
15 97 (4.89%) Software Engineering
16 96 (4.84%) Build Automation
17 94 (4.74%) Kanban
18 76 (3.83%) ITIL
19 60 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
20 53 (2.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 928 (46.80%) Python
2 770 (38.83%) Ruby
3 678 (34.19%) Java
4 549 (27.69%) Perl
5 531 (26.78%) Bash Shell
6 448 (22.59%) PHP
7 342 (17.25%) JavaScript
8 265 (13.36%) SQL
9 187 (9.43%) PowerShell
10 173 (8.72%) C#
11 155 (7.82%) Shell Script
12 107 (5.40%) Scala
13 71 (3.58%) C
14 51 (2.57%) C++
15 40 (2.02%) Korn
16 30 (1.51%) T-SQL
17 26 (1.31%) Groovy
18 24 (1.21%) PL/SQL
19 21 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
20 19 (0.96%) AWK
Qualifications
1 146 (7.36%) Degree
2 25 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (1.21%) Sun Certification
4 20 (1.01%) CCNA
5 19 (0.96%) RHCE
6 18 (0.91%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.35%) PhD
10 5 (0.25%) MCSE
11 3 (0.15%) CCNP
12 2 (0.10%) CISSP
13 1 (0.050%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.050%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.050%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.050%) OCPJWCD
13 1 (0.050%) OCPJP
13 1 (0.050%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.050%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.30%) QA
2 37 (1.87%) SLA
3 17 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.15%) COBIT
7 2 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 269 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 153 (7.72%) KVM
3 121 (6.10%) Varnish
4 101 (5.09%) Xen
5 71 (3.58%) NFS
6 67 (3.38%) Active Directory
7 46 (2.32%) Samba
8 44 (2.22%) vSphere
9 40 (2.02%) Hyper-V
10 35 (1.77%) vCloud
11 33 (1.66%) Snort
12 30 (1.51%) Docker
12 30 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
13 26 (1.31%) VMware ESX
14 22 (1.11%) XenServer
15 20 (1.01%) Postfix
16 10 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 9 (0.45%) Squid
18 8 (0.40%) VirtualBox
18 8 (0.40%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1599 (80.64%) Puppet
2 448 (22.59%) Nagios
3 206 (10.39%) ZABBIX
4 190 (9.58%) Ansible
5 170 (8.57%) Vagrant
6 163 (8.22%) Salt
7 88 (4.44%) logstash
8 74 (3.73%) Cacti
9 68 (3.43%) CFEngine
10 61 (3.08%) HAProxy
11 58 (2.92%) Capistrano
11 58 (2.92%) Ganglia
12 54 (2.72%) Zenoss
13 51 (2.57%) StatsD
14 47 (2.37%) SCOM
15 46 (2.32%) Kibana
16 31 (1.56%) Opsview
17 28 (1.41%) YUM
18 27 (1.36%) Tivoli
19 24 (1.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 404 (20.37%) Red Hat
2 384 (19.36%) VMware
3 199 (10.04%) Oracle
4 168 (8.47%) Microsoft
5 118 (5.95%) Rackspace
6 114 (5.75%) JBoss
7 89 (4.49%) Cisco
8 86 (4.34%) New Relic
9 80 (4.03%) HP
10 57 (2.87%) Dell
11 55 (2.77%) SaltStack
11 55 (2.77%) Juniper
12 53 (2.67%) IBM
13 45 (2.27%) Sony
14 44 (2.22%) Perforce
15 34 (1.71%) EMC
16 32 (1.61%) Splunk
16 32 (1.61%) Hitachi
17 31 (1.56%) Apple
17 31 (1.56%) Toshiba
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + On Call
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 15% bonus and great holidays + enter
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago