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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 308 324 617
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +293
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 892 817 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.84% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.66% 13.34% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 697 676 216
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
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
6528 6125 5853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.72% 6.30% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5316 4865 4782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,236 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -14 542 £60,000 +9.09% 65
South East +9 138 £55,000 +18.27% 12
Yorkshire +31 79 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South West -2 50 £60,000 +41.17% 9
East of England +12 35 £50,000 +9.89% 14
North West +4 22 £45,000 -14.28% 8
West Midlands -4 13 £40,000 -5.88% 6
East Midlands +19 9 £65,000 +73.33%
North East - 4 £47,218 - 2
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1563 (80.61%) Puppet
2 1544 (79.63%) Linux
3 1129 (58.23%) DevOps
4 968 (49.92%) Python
5 786 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 786 (40.54%) Ruby
6 666 (34.35%) MySQL
7 637 (32.85%) Java
8 599 (30.89%) Bash Shell
9 587 (30.27%) Perl
10 585 (30.17%) Jenkins
11 572 (29.50%) Git (software)
12 567 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
13 559 (28.83%) Windows
14 511 (26.35%) Configuration Management
15 508 (26.20%) Apache
16 448 (23.10%) PHP
17 441 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
18 434 (22.38%) Nagios
19 419 (21.61%) Red Hat
20 411 (21.20%) UNIX
21 392 (20.22%) Open Source
22 390 (20.11%) VMware
23 368 (18.98%) Web Services
24 325 (16.76%) nginx
25 319 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 318 (16.40%) Scrum
27 301 (15.52%) Ansible
28 290 (14.96%) TDD
29 289 (14.90%) .NET

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 508 (26.20%) Apache
2 325 (16.76%) nginx
3 270 (13.92%) Tomcat
4 188 (9.70%) OpenStack
5 174 (8.97%) IIS
6 155 (7.99%) Node.js
7 89 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
8 77 (3.97%) JBoss
9 69 (3.56%) Confluence
10 43 (2.22%) Apache Solr
11 39 (2.01%) Jetty
12 31 (1.60%) WebLogic
13 28 (1.44%) Drupal
14 25 (1.29%) WebSphere
15 23 (1.19%) GlassFish
16 21 (1.08%) CloudStack
16 21 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
17 18 (0.93%) WordPress
17 18 (0.93%) MediaWiki
18 13 (0.67%) Mule
Applications
1 58 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.31%) HipChat
3 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.10%) MS Project
4 2 (0.10%) Mingle
5 1 (0.052%) SPSS
5 1 (0.052%) MS Office
5 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (0.72%) Magento
2 10 (0.52%) Sophis RISQUE
3 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.15%) Summit
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.052%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 441 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (7.17%) Amazon EC2
3 138 (7.12%) Cloud Computing
4 116 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 96 (4.95%) PaaS
6 93 (4.80%) IaaS
7 86 (4.44%) SaaS
8 77 (3.97%) GitHub
9 66 (3.40%) Amazon S3
10 51 (2.63%) Rackspace Cloud
11 36 (1.86%) SoftLayer
12 24 (1.24%) Route 53
13 22 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
14 14 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
15 13 (0.67%) Heroku
15 13 (0.67%) Terremark
16 12 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
16 12 (0.62%) Google Apps
17 11 (0.57%) Joyent
17 11 (0.57%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 271 (13.98%) DNS
2 218 (11.24%) TCP/IP
3 188 (9.70%) Firewall
4 182 (9.39%) HTTP
5 114 (5.88%) Internet
6 93 (4.80%) SAN
7 83 (4.28%) LDAP
8 64 (3.30%) VPN
9 63 (3.25%) DHCP
10 48 (2.48%) LAN
11 47 (2.42%) SSH
12 44 (2.27%) WAN
13 41 (2.11%) SSL
14 33 (1.70%) iSCSI
15 32 (1.65%) SNMP
16 29 (1.50%) VLAN
17 26 (1.34%) Network Security
18 25 (1.29%) SMTP
19 23 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
19 23 (1.19%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 666 (34.35%) MySQL
2 289 (14.90%) NoSQL
3 275 (14.18%) PostgreSQL
4 260 (13.41%) MongoDB
5 178 (9.18%) SQL Server
6 167 (8.61%) Redis
7 131 (6.76%) Relational Database
8 127 (6.55%) Big Data
9 125 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 105 (5.42%) Hadoop
11 60 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
12 45 (2.32%) Amazon RDS
13 42 (2.17%) CouchDB
14 39 (2.01%) RDBMS
15 28 (1.44%) MariaDB
16 25 (1.29%) Oracle Database
17 19 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
17 19 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
18 18 (0.93%) Riak
18 18 (0.93%) HBase
Development Applications
1 585 (30.17%) Jenkins
2 572 (29.50%) Git (software)
3 250 (12.89%) Subversion
4 171 (8.82%) TeamCity
5 144 (7.43%) Hudson
6 142 (7.32%) Maven
7 139 (7.17%) JIRA
8 79 (4.07%) Selenium
9 72 (3.71%) Ant
10 57 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 57 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
11 46 (2.37%) Jasmine
12 40 (2.06%) Artifactory
13 37 (1.91%) Mercurial
14 34 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
15 33 (1.70%) Gradle
16 32 (1.65%) SpecFlow
17 27 (1.39%) WebDriver
18 26 (1.34%) Visual Studio
19 25 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 156 (8.05%) Finance
2 117 (6.03%) Games
3 87 (4.49%) Marketing
4 62 (3.20%) Retail
5 60 (3.09%) Banking
6 54 (2.78%) Publishing
7 45 (2.32%) Advertising
8 19 (0.98%) Law
9 16 (0.83%) Front Office
9 16 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.77%) Legal
11 12 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.57%) Electronics
12 11 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.52%) Music Industry
14 6 (0.31%) Automotive
15 5 (0.26%) German Language
15 5 (0.26%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.26%) Turkish Language
15 5 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 498 (25.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 389 (20.06%) Administrator
3 349 (18.00%) Systems Administrator
4 318 (16.40%) Developer
5 301 (15.52%) Linux Administrator
6 240 (12.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 148 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
8 135 (6.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 127 (6.55%) Architect
10 93 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
11 74 (3.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 73 (3.76%) Java Developer
13 63 (3.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 54 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
15 53 (2.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 51 (2.63%) Python Developer
17 44 (2.27%) Software Engineer
18 43 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
18 43 (2.22%) Senior Developer
18 43 (2.22%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (18.98%) Web Services
2 289 (14.90%) .NET
3 216 (11.14%) LAMP
4 197 (10.16%) HTML
5 147 (7.58%) CSS
6 124 (6.40%) jQuery
7 107 (5.52%) AngularJS
8 105 (5.42%) XML
9 98 (5.05%) ASP.NET
10 97 (5.00%) Django
11 94 (4.85%) RESTful
12 89 (4.59%) HTML5
13 80 (4.13%) REST
14 71 (3.66%) JSON
15 67 (3.46%) Spring
16 65 (3.35%) Gherkin
17 61 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
18 60 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
19 47 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
20 44 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 392 (20.22%) Open Source
2 116 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 89 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 72 (3.71%) Clustering
5 71 (3.66%) Replication
6 64 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (2.63%) Blog
8 35 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 30 (1.55%) User Experience
10 28 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 25 (1.29%) HACMP
12 19 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (0.93%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 15 (0.77%) CMDB
15 15 (0.77%) Blackberry
16 12 (0.62%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.62%) IPTV
17 10 (0.52%) Statistics
17 10 (0.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1544 (79.63%) Linux
2 559 (28.83%) Windows
3 411 (21.20%) UNIX
4 319 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 271 (13.98%) CentOS
6 243 (12.53%) Ubuntu
7 133 (6.86%) Debian
8 82 (4.23%) Solaris
9 54 (2.78%) Android
10 44 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 44 (2.27%) AIX
11 41 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
14 16 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.77%) Fedora
16 14 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (0.67%) SUSE
18 10 (0.52%) FreeBSD
19 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1129 (58.23%) DevOps
2 786 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 567 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
4 511 (26.35%) Configuration Management
5 318 (16.40%) Scrum
6 290 (14.96%) TDD
7 258 (13.31%) E-Commerce
8 156 (8.05%) MVC
9 147 (7.58%) Software Engineering
10 132 (6.81%) OO
10 132 (6.81%) Mentoring
11 120 (6.19%) BDD
12 116 (5.98%) Kanban
13 115 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
14 111 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 109 (5.62%) Load Balancing
16 97 (5.00%) ITIL
17 65 (3.35%) SOA
18 63 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
19 60 (3.09%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 968 (49.92%) Python
2 786 (40.54%) Ruby
3 637 (32.85%) Java
4 599 (30.89%) Bash Shell
5 587 (30.27%) Perl
6 448 (23.10%) PHP
7 288 (14.85%) JavaScript
8 286 (14.75%) SQL
9 194 (10.01%) C#
10 184 (9.49%) PowerShell
11 154 (7.94%) Shell Script
12 72 (3.71%) C++
13 68 (3.51%) C
14 67 (3.46%) Scala
15 43 (2.22%) Groovy
16 30 (1.55%) Korn
17 19 (0.98%) F#
17 19 (0.98%) T-SQL
18 13 (0.67%) Golang
19 12 (0.62%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 190 (9.80%) Degree
2 29 (1.50%) AWS Certification
3 27 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (1.39%) CCNA
4 23 (1.19%) Sun Certification
5 20 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.67%) RHCSA
6 13 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (0.46%) PhD
8 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.26%) RHCE
9 4 (0.21%) CCNP
9 4 (0.21%) PMP
10 2 (0.10%) CISSP
10 2 (0.10%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.10%) LPIC
11 1 (0.052%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.052%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.03%) QA
2 27 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 22 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.52%) SLA
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 287 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 108 (5.57%) KVM
3 95 (4.90%) Xen
4 85 (4.38%) Varnish
5 73 (3.76%) Active Directory
6 59 (3.04%) Docker
7 57 (2.94%) NFS
7 57 (2.94%) vSphere
8 36 (1.86%) Hyper-V
8 36 (1.86%) VMware ESX
9 35 (1.81%) Samba
10 33 (1.70%) XenServer
11 32 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
12 28 (1.44%) Snort
13 27 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 25 (1.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 25 (1.29%) vCloud
15 18 (0.93%) Postfix
16 16 (0.83%) Firmware
17 14 (0.72%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1563 (80.61%) Puppet
2 434 (22.38%) Nagios
3 301 (15.52%) Ansible
4 227 (11.71%) Salt
5 215 (11.09%) Vagrant
6 180 (9.28%) ZABBIX
7 129 (6.65%) Graphite
8 101 (5.21%) logstash
9 65 (3.35%) Cacti
10 62 (3.20%) HAProxy
11 52 (2.68%) Zenoss
12 45 (2.32%) Kibana
13 44 (2.27%) Cobbler
14 38 (1.96%) Ganglia
15 37 (1.91%) CFEngine
16 36 (1.86%) Tivoli
17 35 (1.81%) yum
18 28 (1.44%) StatsD
19 27 (1.39%) collectd
20 25 (1.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 419 (21.61%) Red Hat
2 390 (20.11%) VMware
3 198 (10.21%) Oracle
4 127 (6.55%) Microsoft
5 85 (4.38%) Rackspace
6 84 (4.33%) HP
7 81 (4.18%) SaltStack
8 76 (3.92%) New Relic
9 67 (3.46%) Cisco
10 64 (3.30%) Google
11 59 (3.04%) Splunk
12 53 (2.73%) IBM
13 46 (2.37%) Dell
14 44 (2.27%) Veritas
15 31 (1.60%) Akamai
15 31 (1.60%) Percona
16 27 (1.39%) Sun
16 27 (1.39%) Juniper
17 25 (1.29%) Zend
18 24 (1.24%) Citrix
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + on Call + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago