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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 237 297 454
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +157
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1284 1019 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.26% 0.93% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.73% 14.18% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 832 391
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
7242 7187 6675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.08% 6.57% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5883 5777 5384
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +33 837 £58,500 +1.73% 117
South East +62 159 £57,500 +4.54% 15
Yorkshire +44 90 £47,500 +26.66% 19
South West +32 68 £63,750 +21.42% 14
East of England +7 53 £55,000 +15.78% 11
West Midlands +20 36 £50,000 -23.07% 2
East Midlands -5 20 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North West -15 17 £42,500 -5.55% 12
North East - 1 £37,500 - 3
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2095 (82.32%) Puppet
2 1941 (76.27%) Linux
3 1669 (65.58%) DevOps
4 1222 (48.02%) Python
5 1081 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
6 1055 (41.45%) Amazon AWS
7 1007 (39.57%) Ruby
8 864 (33.95%) Java
8 864 (33.95%) Jenkins
9 798 (31.36%) Configuration Management
10 792 (31.12%) Bash Shell
11 750 (29.47%) Ansible
12 706 (27.74%) Git (software)
13 695 (27.31%) Continuous Integration
14 685 (26.92%) MySQL
15 645 (25.34%) Windows
16 625 (24.56%) Apache
17 614 (24.13%) Perl
18 529 (20.79%) PHP
19 512 (20.12%) VMware
20 465 (18.27%) Nagios
21 439 (17.25%) Red Hat
22 424 (16.66%) SQL
23 409 (16.07%) MongoDB
24 397 (15.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 395 (15.52%) Ubuntu
26 394 (15.48%) Web Services
27 393 (15.44%) UNIX
28 392 (15.40%) NoSQL
29 386 (15.17%) nginx

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 625 (24.56%) Apache
2 386 (15.17%) nginx
3 299 (11.75%) Tomcat
4 249 (9.78%) IIS
5 241 (9.47%) OpenStack
6 216 (8.49%) Elasticsearch
7 178 (6.99%) Node.js
8 121 (4.75%) JBoss
9 111 (4.36%) Apache Solr
10 91 (3.58%) Apache Spark
11 68 (2.67%) Confluence
12 66 (2.59%) WebLogic
13 62 (2.44%) WebSphere
14 53 (2.08%) Apache Pig
15 51 (2.00%) Drupal
16 48 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
17 41 (1.61%) CMS
18 28 (1.10%) SAS
19 27 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 26 (1.02%) GlassFish
Applications
1 76 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.10%) SPSS
3 3 (0.12%) MS Office
4 1 (0.039%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.35%) Sophis RISQUE
3 7 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.039%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1055 (41.45%) Amazon AWS
2 231 (9.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 199 (7.82%) Amazon EC2
4 166 (6.52%) IaaS
5 163 (6.40%) PaaS
6 156 (6.13%) Cloud Computing
7 136 (5.34%) SaaS
8 105 (4.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 82 (3.22%) Amazon S3
10 76 (2.99%) GitHub
11 70 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
12 51 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
13 36 (1.41%) Office 365
14 32 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 31 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
16 29 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 27 (1.06%) Route 53
18 24 (0.94%) Sumo Logic
19 23 (0.90%) Rackspace Cloud
20 19 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 243 (9.55%) DNS
2 232 (9.12%) Firewall
3 214 (8.41%) TCP/IP
4 166 (6.52%) HTTP
5 141 (5.54%) Internet
6 101 (3.97%) VPN
7 88 (3.46%) SAN
8 74 (2.91%) WAN
9 71 (2.79%) LAN
10 62 (2.44%) SSL
11 60 (2.36%) LDAP
12 54 (2.12%) VLAN
13 48 (1.89%) DHCP
14 44 (1.73%) iSCSI
15 43 (1.69%) Network Security
15 43 (1.69%) SMTP
16 39 (1.53%) SSH
17 37 (1.45%) BGP
18 34 (1.34%) OSPF
19 32 (1.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 685 (26.92%) MySQL
2 409 (16.07%) MongoDB
3 392 (15.40%) NoSQL
4 281 (11.04%) SQL Server
5 272 (10.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 233 (9.16%) Redis
7 230 (9.04%) Hadoop
8 226 (8.88%) Relational Database
9 215 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
10 210 (8.25%) Big Data
11 106 (4.17%) HBase
12 70 (2.75%) Apache Hive
13 68 (2.67%) RDBMS
14 67 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
15 59 (2.32%) Couchbase
16 58 (2.28%) CouchDB
17 56 (2.20%) Riak
18 46 (1.81%) DB2
19 42 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
20 33 (1.30%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 864 (33.95%) Jenkins
2 706 (27.74%) Git (software)
3 272 (10.69%) Subversion
4 237 (9.31%) Maven
5 205 (8.06%) TeamCity
6 191 (7.50%) Hudson
7 138 (5.42%) JIRA
8 91 (3.58%) Selenium
9 79 (3.10%) Ant
10 57 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
11 56 (2.20%) Grunt
11 56 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 48 (1.89%) Artifactory
13 46 (1.81%) Gradle
14 41 (1.61%) JUnit
15 40 (1.57%) Gerrit
16 36 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
18 29 (1.14%) Mercurial
18 29 (1.14%) Jasmine
General
1 355 (13.95%) Finance
2 134 (5.27%) Games
3 118 (4.64%) Retail
4 107 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 96 (3.77%) Banking
6 77 (3.03%) Marketing
7 55 (2.16%) Publishing
7 55 (2.16%) Law
8 37 (1.45%) Advertising
9 31 (1.22%) Electronics
10 27 (1.06%) Automotive
11 22 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.75%) Online Betting
14 11 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.39%) Legal
16 3 (0.12%) Back Office
16 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.079%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.039%) Billing
Job Titles
1 847 (33.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 360 (14.15%) Developer
3 332 (13.05%) Administrator
4 293 (11.51%) Systems Administrator
5 282 (11.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 231 (9.08%) Linux Engineer
7 230 (9.04%) Linux Administrator
8 210 (8.25%) Systems Engineer
9 185 (7.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 182 (7.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 179 (7.03%) Architect
12 122 (4.79%) Senior Developer
13 99 (3.89%) Java Developer
14 87 (3.42%) Software Engineer
15 72 (2.83%) Operations Engineer
16 62 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
17 57 (2.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 54 (2.12%) Data Architect
19 53 (2.08%) Big Data Architect
20 52 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (15.48%) Web Services
2 346 (13.60%) .NET
3 211 (8.29%) HTML
4 199 (7.82%) LAMP
5 173 (6.80%) CSS
6 168 (6.60%) REST
7 136 (5.34%) AngularJS
8 128 (5.03%) ASP.NET
9 118 (4.64%) jQuery
10 107 (4.20%) Spring
10 107 (4.20%) HTML5
11 106 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
11 106 (4.17%) Middleware
12 92 (3.61%) RESTful
13 90 (3.54%) XML
14 64 (2.51%) Ruby on Rails
15 62 (2.44%) Django
15 62 (2.44%) CSS3
16 61 (2.40%) SOAP
17 59 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 214 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 133 (5.23%) Computer Science
3 110 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 80 (3.14%) Public Cloud
6 79 (3.10%) Replication
7 58 (2.28%) Private Cloud
8 53 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 50 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 42 (1.65%) Clustering
11 37 (1.45%) Blog
11 37 (1.45%) Digital Media
12 35 (1.38%) User Experience
12 35 (1.38%) Wiki
13 27 (1.06%) BBC
14 26 (1.02%) Blackberry
15 23 (0.90%) PlayStation
16 22 (0.86%) DTV
17 20 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
18 19 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1941 (76.27%) Linux
2 645 (25.34%) Windows
3 397 (15.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 395 (15.52%) Ubuntu
5 393 (15.44%) UNIX
6 336 (13.20%) CentOS
7 171 (6.72%) Debian
8 118 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (2.24%) Android
11 54 (2.12%) Solaris
12 52 (2.04%) Apple iOS
13 47 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 40 (1.57%) CoreOS
15 29 (1.14%) Fedora
16 26 (1.02%) SUSE
17 12 (0.47%) AIX
17 12 (0.47%) Amazon Linux
18 8 (0.31%) VMS
19 7 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1669 (65.58%) DevOps
2 1081 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
3 798 (31.36%) Configuration Management
4 695 (27.31%) Continuous Integration
5 334 (13.12%) E-Commerce
6 319 (12.53%) Open Source
7 308 (12.10%) TDD
8 305 (11.98%) Scrum
9 266 (10.45%) Software Engineering
10 260 (10.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 182 (7.15%) ITIL
12 176 (6.92%) BDD
13 168 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
14 162 (6.37%) Mentoring
15 136 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
16 133 (5.23%) Kanban
17 122 (4.79%) SOA
18 118 (4.64%) Load Balancing
18 118 (4.64%) Build Automation
19 112 (4.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1222 (48.02%) Python
2 1007 (39.57%) Ruby
3 864 (33.95%) Java
4 792 (31.12%) Bash Shell
5 614 (24.13%) Perl
6 529 (20.79%) PHP
7 424 (16.66%) SQL
8 370 (14.54%) PowerShell
9 361 (14.18%) JavaScript
10 224 (8.80%) C#
11 216 (8.49%) Shell Script
12 145 (5.70%) Scala
13 115 (4.52%) C++
14 111 (4.36%) Go
15 74 (2.91%) Groovy
16 51 (2.00%) Clojure
17 47 (1.85%) R
18 30 (1.18%) Korn
19 29 (1.14%) Erlang
20 28 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 212 (8.33%) Degree
2 92 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (2.40%) CCNA
4 36 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 34 (1.34%) RHCE
6 33 (1.30%) CCNP
7 30 (1.18%) Security Cleared
8 22 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (0.86%) MCSE
9 17 (0.67%) AWS Certification
10 15 (0.59%) JNCIA
11 14 (0.55%) RHCSA
12 13 (0.51%) SC Cleared
13 11 (0.43%) MCSA
14 10 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.39%) LPIC
15 9 (0.35%) Sun Certification
15 9 (0.35%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.35%) CCIE
16 6 (0.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (5.89%) QA
2 42 (1.65%) PCI DSS
2 42 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.22%) SLA
4 10 (0.39%) FISMA
5 1 (0.039%) BS7799
5 1 (0.039%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 374 (14.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 312 (12.26%) Docker
3 131 (5.15%) Varnish
4 90 (3.54%) Xen
5 79 (3.10%) VirtualBox
5 79 (3.10%) KVM
6 78 (3.06%) Active Directory
7 58 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
7 58 (2.28%) vSphere
8 53 (2.08%) Samba
9 50 (1.96%) Hyper-V
10 45 (1.77%) vCloud
11 44 (1.73%) VMware ESX
12 37 (1.45%) iptables
13 33 (1.30%) Postfix
14 32 (1.26%) Apache Flume
15 31 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 28 (1.10%) GlusterFS
17 26 (1.02%) HDFS
18 25 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2095 (82.32%) Puppet
2 750 (29.47%) Ansible
3 465 (18.27%) Nagios
4 338 (13.28%) Salt
5 233 (9.16%) Vagrant
6 226 (8.88%) ZABBIX
7 148 (5.82%) Graphite
8 105 (4.13%) logstash
9 85 (3.34%) HAProxy
10 76 (2.99%) CFEngine
11 71 (2.79%) Kibana
12 58 (2.28%) StatsD
13 57 (2.24%) Zenoss
13 57 (2.24%) Cacti
14 49 (1.93%) Capistrano
15 45 (1.77%) Cobbler
16 34 (1.34%) Ganglia
17 32 (1.26%) Opsview
18 27 (1.06%) Tivoli
19 26 (1.02%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 512 (20.12%) VMware
2 439 (17.25%) Red Hat
3 317 (12.46%) Oracle
4 163 (6.40%) Microsoft
5 161 (6.33%) SaltStack
6 146 (5.74%) Cisco
7 143 (5.62%) Google
8 142 (5.58%) Splunk
9 140 (5.50%) Rackspace
10 127 (4.99%) New Relic
11 76 (2.99%) HP
12 65 (2.55%) Juniper
13 50 (1.96%) Dell
14 49 (1.93%) IBM
15 48 (1.89%) F5
16 45 (1.77%) Citrix
17 44 (1.73%) SolarWinds
18 42 (1.65%) Informatica
19 41 (1.61%) AppDynamics
20 36 (1.41%) Netezza
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
James Chase Solutions
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kensington And Chelsea, London
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Postshift
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Elland, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday