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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 299 316 642
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +326
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 970 821 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.84% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.43% 13.35% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 770 653 196
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
6723 6149 5686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.74% 6.27% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5409 4858 4493
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 February 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 27 February 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 +12 593 £60,000 +4.34% 81
South East +30 148 £58,250 +16.50% 19
Yorkshire +28 63 £50,000 +11.11% 19
South West +10 63 £60,000 +33.33% 14
East of England +12 44 £50,000 +9.89% 9
North West +3 28 £45,000 -14.28% 7
West Midlands -2 20 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East Midlands +34 8 £55,000 +46.66% 1
North East - 3 £47,218 - 6
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1588 (81.65%) Puppet
2 1530 (78.66%) Linux
3 1158 (59.54%) DevOps
4 962 (49.46%) Python
5 803 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
6 775 (39.85%) Ruby
7 643 (33.06%) Java
8 617 (31.72%) MySQL
9 602 (30.95%) Bash Shell
10 599 (30.80%) Continuous Integration
11 587 (30.18%) Git (software)
12 582 (29.92%) Jenkins
13 563 (28.95%) Perl
14 538 (27.66%) Configuration Management
15 525 (26.99%) Windows
16 487 (25.04%) Apache
17 481 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
18 460 (23.65%) PHP
19 435 (22.37%) UNIX
20 417 (21.44%) Red Hat
21 397 (20.41%) Nagios
22 384 (19.74%) VMware
23 377 (19.38%) Web Services
24 353 (18.15%) Open Source
25 352 (18.10%) Ansible
26 347 (17.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 318 (16.35%) nginx
28 306 (15.73%) NoSQL
29 305 (15.68%) JavaScript
30 303 (15.58%) .NET

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 487 (25.04%) Apache
2 318 (16.35%) nginx
3 269 (13.83%) Tomcat
4 202 (10.39%) OpenStack
5 174 (8.95%) IIS
6 150 (7.71%) Node.js
7 90 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
8 76 (3.91%) Confluence
9 69 (3.55%) JBoss
10 35 (1.80%) Apache Solr
11 34 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
12 33 (1.70%) Drupal
13 30 (1.54%) WebLogic
13 30 (1.54%) Jetty
14 29 (1.49%) GlassFish
15 25 (1.29%) WebSphere
16 21 (1.08%) MediaWiki
17 19 (0.98%) CloudStack
17 19 (0.98%) WordPress
18 12 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.31%) HipChat
3 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.10%) MS Project
4 2 (0.10%) Mingle
5 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.67%) Sophis RISQUE
2 11 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.51%) Magento
4 1 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.051%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 481 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (9.20%) Amazon EC2
3 125 (6.43%) Cloud Computing
4 121 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 108 (5.55%) PaaS
6 104 (5.35%) IaaS
7 102 (5.24%) Amazon S3
8 95 (4.88%) SaaS
9 87 (4.47%) GitHub
10 55 (2.83%) Rackspace Cloud
11 34 (1.75%) SoftLayer
12 33 (1.70%) Route 53
13 26 (1.34%) Amazon ELB
14 21 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
15 18 (0.93%) Heroku
16 16 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
17 15 (0.77%) Joyent
17 15 (0.77%) Terremark
18 14 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
18 14 (0.72%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 253 (13.01%) DNS
2 194 (9.97%) Firewall
3 184 (9.46%) TCP/IP
4 169 (8.69%) HTTP
5 119 (6.12%) Internet
6 87 (4.47%) SAN
7 66 (3.39%) VPN
7 66 (3.39%) LDAP
8 56 (2.88%) DHCP
9 53 (2.72%) WAN
9 53 (2.72%) LAN
10 42 (2.16%) SSH
11 39 (2.01%) iSCSI
12 36 (1.85%) VLAN
13 33 (1.70%) SSL
14 28 (1.44%) SMTP
15 27 (1.39%) Network Security
16 23 (1.18%) Kerberos
16 23 (1.18%) SNMP
16 23 (1.18%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 617 (31.72%) MySQL
2 306 (15.73%) NoSQL
3 258 (13.26%) PostgreSQL
4 247 (12.70%) MongoDB
5 175 (9.00%) SQL Server
6 163 (8.38%) Redis
7 145 (7.46%) Relational Database
8 141 (7.25%) Big Data
9 140 (7.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 107 (5.50%) Hadoop
11 71 (3.65%) Amazon Redshift
12 69 (3.55%) Amazon RDS
13 45 (2.31%) RDBMS
14 40 (2.06%) CouchDB
15 24 (1.23%) MariaDB
16 22 (1.13%) Couchbase
16 22 (1.13%) Oracle Database
17 21 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
17 21 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
18 20 (1.03%) HBase
Development Applications
1 587 (30.18%) Git (software)
2 582 (29.92%) Jenkins
3 250 (12.85%) Subversion
4 185 (9.51%) TeamCity
5 154 (7.92%) Maven
6 140 (7.20%) Hudson
7 138 (7.10%) JIRA
8 67 (3.44%) Selenium
9 65 (3.34%) Ant
10 54 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 52 (2.67%) Karma Test Runner
12 44 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 44 (2.26%) Mercurial
13 41 (2.11%) Jasmine
14 39 (2.01%) SpecFlow
15 38 (1.95%) Artifactory
16 33 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
17 32 (1.65%) Gradle
18 30 (1.54%) WebDriver
18 30 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 162 (8.33%) Finance
2 118 (6.07%) Games
3 96 (4.94%) Marketing
4 70 (3.60%) Retail
5 49 (2.52%) Banking
6 45 (2.31%) Publishing
7 38 (1.95%) Advertising
8 26 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.08%) Law
10 18 (0.93%) Electronics
11 16 (0.82%) Front Office
12 12 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.57%) Legal
13 11 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.36%) Automotive
15 3 (0.15%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.10%) German Language
16 2 (0.10%) Back Office
16 2 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 540 (27.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 374 (19.23%) Administrator
3 327 (16.81%) Systems Administrator
4 317 (16.30%) Developer
5 275 (14.14%) Linux Administrator
6 220 (11.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 174 (8.95%) Linux Engineer
8 152 (7.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 132 (6.79%) Architect
10 113 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
11 90 (4.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 67 (3.44%) Java Developer
13 57 (2.93%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 55 (2.83%) Senior Developer
15 51 (2.62%) Software Engineer
16 48 (2.47%) Consultant
17 46 (2.37%) Operations Engineer
18 45 (2.31%) .NET Developer
18 45 (2.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 45 (2.31%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (19.38%) Web Services
2 303 (15.58%) .NET
3 206 (10.59%) HTML
4 204 (10.49%) LAMP
5 157 (8.07%) CSS
6 122 (6.27%) AngularJS
7 118 (6.07%) jQuery
8 105 (5.40%) RESTful
9 99 (5.09%) HTML5
10 93 (4.78%) REST
10 93 (4.78%) ASP.NET
10 93 (4.78%) XML
11 87 (4.47%) Django
12 68 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 68 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
13 66 (3.39%) Spring
14 64 (3.29%) JSON
15 56 (2.88%) Gherkin
16 55 (2.83%) KnockoutJS
17 41 (2.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 353 (18.15%) Open Source
2 129 (6.63%) Computer Science
3 103 (5.30%) Mobile App
4 72 (3.70%) Replication
5 70 (3.60%) Clustering
6 68 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (2.57%) Blog
8 38 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 33 (1.70%) User Experience
10 24 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.18%) Digital Media
11 23 (1.18%) HACMP
12 19 (0.98%) Mathematics
13 18 (0.93%) CMDB
14 17 (0.87%) Wiki
15 14 (0.72%) Algorithms
16 12 (0.62%) Client/Server
17 11 (0.57%) DTV
17 11 (0.57%) IPTV
17 11 (0.57%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1530 (78.66%) Linux
2 525 (26.99%) Windows
3 435 (22.37%) UNIX
4 347 (17.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 274 (14.09%) CentOS
6 245 (12.60%) Ubuntu
7 129 (6.63%) Debian
8 79 (4.06%) Solaris
9 66 (3.39%) Android
10 55 (2.83%) Apple iOS
11 35 (1.80%) AIX
12 34 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (0.98%) Amazon Linux
16 16 (0.82%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.82%) Fedora
17 12 (0.62%) SUSE
18 9 (0.46%) FreeBSD
18 9 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1158 (59.54%) DevOps
2 803 (41.29%) Agile Software Development
3 599 (30.80%) Continuous Integration
4 538 (27.66%) Configuration Management
5 299 (15.37%) Scrum
6 295 (15.17%) TDD
7 277 (14.24%) E-Commerce
8 167 (8.59%) MVC
9 161 (8.28%) Software Engineering
10 139 (7.15%) Mentoring
11 124 (6.38%) Kanban
12 123 (6.32%) BDD
13 119 (6.12%) Load Balancing
14 115 (5.91%) OO
15 113 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
16 107 (5.50%) ITIL
17 105 (5.40%) Continuous Improvement
18 68 (3.50%) SOA
18 68 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
19 61 (3.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 962 (49.46%) Python
2 775 (39.85%) Ruby
3 643 (33.06%) Java
4 602 (30.95%) Bash Shell
5 563 (28.95%) Perl
6 460 (23.65%) PHP
7 305 (15.68%) JavaScript
8 300 (15.42%) SQL
9 207 (10.64%) C#
10 196 (10.08%) PowerShell
11 142 (7.30%) Shell Script
12 78 (4.01%) Scala
13 72 (3.70%) C++
14 68 (3.50%) C
15 58 (2.98%) Groovy
16 33 (1.70%) Korn
17 23 (1.18%) Golang
18 21 (1.08%) F#
19 18 (0.93%) Clojure
20 16 (0.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 193 (9.92%) Degree
2 37 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (1.80%) VCP4
4 32 (1.65%) AWS Certification
4 32 (1.65%) CCNA
5 19 (0.98%) Sun Certification
6 14 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (0.67%) RHCSA
7 13 (0.67%) Security Cleared
8 12 (0.62%) SC Cleared
9 11 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (0.41%) RHCE
11 7 (0.36%) CCNP
12 6 (0.31%) PhD
13 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.21%) JNCIA
14 4 (0.21%) PMP
15 3 (0.15%) LPIC
15 3 (0.15%) CCIE
16 2 (0.10%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.43%) QA
2 31 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.51%) SLA
5 1 (0.051%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 290 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (4.73%) Docker
3 89 (4.58%) KVM
4 83 (4.27%) Active Directory
5 82 (4.22%) Varnish
6 75 (3.86%) Xen
7 52 (2.67%) vSphere
8 48 (2.47%) NFS
9 43 (2.21%) VMware ESX
10 38 (1.95%) Hyper-V
10 38 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
11 36 (1.85%) Samba
12 31 (1.59%) XenServer
13 26 (1.34%) vCloud
14 24 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 23 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 20 (1.03%) Postfix
17 17 (0.87%) Snort
17 17 (0.87%) Apache Flume
18 16 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1588 (81.65%) Puppet
2 397 (20.41%) Nagios
3 352 (18.10%) Ansible
4 240 (12.34%) Salt
5 215 (11.05%) Vagrant
6 162 (8.33%) ZABBIX
7 126 (6.48%) Graphite
8 104 (5.35%) logstash
9 55 (2.83%) Cacti
10 53 (2.72%) HAProxy
11 50 (2.57%) Cobbler
12 44 (2.26%) Zenoss
13 41 (2.11%) Kibana
14 40 (2.06%) CFEngine
15 36 (1.85%) Ganglia
16 34 (1.75%) Tivoli
17 31 (1.59%) yum
18 29 (1.49%) collectd
19 23 (1.18%) StatsD
20 22 (1.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 417 (21.44%) Red Hat
2 384 (19.74%) VMware
3 206 (10.59%) Oracle
4 114 (5.86%) Microsoft
5 85 (4.37%) Google
5 85 (4.37%) Rackspace
5 85 (4.37%) SaltStack
6 71 (3.65%) New Relic
7 70 (3.60%) Cisco
8 68 (3.50%) HP
8 68 (3.50%) Splunk
9 47 (2.42%) IBM
10 41 (2.11%) Veritas
11 34 (1.75%) Akamai
12 33 (1.70%) Dell
13 29 (1.49%) Percona
13 29 (1.49%) Zend
14 27 (1.39%) Citrix
15 21 (1.08%) Facebook
16 19 (0.98%) EMC
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum 15% bonus and company pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock Options + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 11 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago