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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 241 281 455
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +174
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1241 1059 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.21% 0.99% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.89% 14.59% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 871 391
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
7348 7257 6471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.19% 6.77% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6038 5812 5292
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +12 778 £60,000 +9.09% 93
South East +60 154 £56,750 +3.18% 19
Yorkshire +65 119 £47,500 +25.00% 23
South West +31 79 £67,500 +42.10% 9
East of England +3 48 £46,250 -7.50% 8
North West 0 27 £45,000 -10.00% 10
West Midlands +5 24 £57,500 -11.53% 3
East Midlands -17 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North East - 3 £61,250 - 6
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2092 (81.75%) Puppet
2 1960 (76.59%) Linux
3 1650 (64.48%) DevOps
4 1249 (48.81%) Python
5 1081 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
6 1032 (40.33%) Ruby
6 1032 (40.33%) Amazon AWS
7 900 (35.17%) Jenkins
8 897 (35.05%) Java
9 835 (32.63%) Configuration Management
10 793 (30.99%) Bash Shell
11 791 (30.91%) Ansible
12 705 (27.55%) MySQL
13 701 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
14 682 (26.65%) Git (software)
15 655 (25.60%) Apache
16 648 (25.32%) Windows
17 632 (24.70%) Perl
18 530 (20.71%) PHP
19 511 (19.97%) VMware
20 446 (17.43%) Nagios
21 441 (17.23%) Red Hat
22 415 (16.22%) SQL
23 413 (16.14%) MongoDB
24 395 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 389 (15.20%) JavaScript
26 387 (15.12%) PowerShell
27 383 (14.97%) nginx
28 382 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
29 378 (14.77%) NoSQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 655 (25.60%) Apache
2 383 (14.97%) nginx
3 280 (10.94%) Tomcat
4 240 (9.38%) OpenStack
5 230 (8.99%) IIS
6 217 (8.48%) Elasticsearch
7 205 (8.01%) Node.js
8 124 (4.85%) JBoss
9 123 (4.81%) Apache Solr
10 94 (3.67%) Apache Spark
11 68 (2.66%) WebLogic
12 63 (2.46%) WebSphere
13 60 (2.34%) Apache Pig
14 55 (2.15%) Confluence
15 45 (1.76%) Drupal
16 43 (1.68%) CMS
17 34 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
18 28 (1.09%) SAS
19 27 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 25 (0.98%) Jetty
Applications
1 76 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.09%) SPSS
3 3 (0.12%) MS Project
3 3 (0.12%) MS Office
4 1 (0.039%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.23%) Sophis RISQUE
4 3 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.039%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1032 (40.33%) Amazon AWS
2 236 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 160 (6.25%) IaaS
4 159 (6.21%) Amazon EC2
4 159 (6.21%) PaaS
5 155 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
6 113 (4.42%) SaaS
7 103 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 75 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 68 (2.66%) GitHub
10 44 (1.72%) Amazon S3
11 35 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
12 33 (1.29%) Office 365
12 33 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 28 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
14 27 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 24 (0.94%) Sumo Logic
16 22 (0.86%) Route 53
16 22 (0.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 16 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 221 (8.64%) DNS
2 213 (8.32%) Firewall
3 208 (8.13%) TCP/IP
4 163 (6.37%) HTTP
5 154 (6.02%) Internet
6 104 (4.06%) VPN
7 84 (3.28%) SAN
8 67 (2.62%) LAN
9 66 (2.58%) WAN
10 64 (2.50%) LDAP
11 63 (2.46%) SSL
12 59 (2.31%) VLAN
13 44 (1.72%) DHCP
14 43 (1.68%) SMTP
15 42 (1.64%) Network Security
16 38 (1.48%) iSCSI
17 37 (1.45%) BGP
18 34 (1.33%) OSPF
19 32 (1.25%) IPsec
20 30 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 705 (27.55%) MySQL
2 413 (16.14%) MongoDB
3 378 (14.77%) NoSQL
4 275 (10.75%) SQL Server
5 273 (10.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 238 (9.30%) Hadoop
7 229 (8.95%) Big Data
8 228 (8.91%) Redis
9 219 (8.56%) PostgreSQL
10 215 (8.40%) Relational Database
11 103 (4.03%) HBase
12 76 (2.97%) Apache Hive
13 66 (2.58%) Riak
14 64 (2.50%) RDBMS
15 57 (2.23%) Couchbase
16 53 (2.07%) CouchDB
17 47 (1.84%) DB2
17 47 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
18 35 (1.37%) MemSQL
19 33 (1.29%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 900 (35.17%) Jenkins
2 682 (26.65%) Git (software)
3 263 (10.28%) Maven
4 258 (10.08%) Subversion
5 203 (7.93%) TeamCity
6 201 (7.85%) Hudson
7 132 (5.16%) JIRA
8 105 (4.10%) Selenium
9 96 (3.75%) Ant
10 57 (2.23%) JUnit
10 57 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 56 (2.19%) Grunt
11 56 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
12 48 (1.88%) Gradle
13 47 (1.84%) Gerrit
14 45 (1.76%) Artifactory
15 33 (1.29%) Jasmine
15 33 (1.29%) PHPUnit
16 32 (1.25%) Mockito
17 30 (1.17%) WebDriver
General
1 362 (14.15%) Finance
2 127 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 125 (4.88%) Games
4 120 (4.69%) Retail
5 103 (4.03%) Banking
6 72 (2.81%) Marketing
7 59 (2.31%) Publishing
8 54 (2.11%) Law
9 36 (1.41%) Advertising
10 26 (1.02%) Electronics
10 26 (1.02%) Automotive
11 24 (0.94%) Online Betting
12 21 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.47%) Legal
15 10 (0.39%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.12%) Back Office
17 1 (0.039%) Front Office
17 1 (0.039%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 854 (33.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 359 (14.03%) Developer
3 296 (11.57%) Administrator
4 282 (11.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 252 (9.85%) Systems Administrator
6 218 (8.52%) Linux Engineer
7 210 (8.21%) Linux Administrator
8 202 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
9 194 (7.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 190 (7.42%) Architect
11 154 (6.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 120 (4.69%) Senior Developer
13 101 (3.95%) Software Engineer
13 101 (3.95%) Java Developer
14 69 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
15 59 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 56 (2.19%) Senior Java Developer
17 55 (2.15%) Data Architect
17 55 (2.15%) Cloud Engineer
18 54 (2.11%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (14.19%) Web Services
2 321 (12.54%) .NET
3 222 (8.68%) HTML
4 187 (7.31%) CSS
5 185 (7.23%) LAMP
6 171 (6.68%) REST
7 133 (5.20%) jQuery
8 132 (5.16%) AngularJS
9 125 (4.88%) Spring
10 124 (4.85%) ASP.NET
11 114 (4.45%) HTML5
12 113 (4.42%) RabbitMQ
12 113 (4.42%) Middleware
13 99 (3.87%) XML
14 84 (3.28%) RESTful
15 75 (2.93%) CSS3
16 65 (2.54%) Hibernate
17 62 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails
18 60 (2.34%) Akka
18 60 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 200 (7.82%) Data Centre
2 133 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 108 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 94 (3.67%) Mobile App
5 84 (3.28%) Replication
6 74 (2.89%) Public Cloud
7 63 (2.46%) Private Cloud
8 55 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 51 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
10 45 (1.76%) Digital Media
11 37 (1.45%) Clustering
12 34 (1.33%) Wiki
13 31 (1.21%) User Experience
14 29 (1.13%) Semantic Web
15 28 (1.09%) Blog
16 27 (1.06%) BBC
17 26 (1.02%) Blackberry
18 22 (0.86%) PlayStation
19 21 (0.82%) DTV
20 20 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1960 (76.59%) Linux
2 648 (25.32%) Windows
3 395 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 378 (14.77%) Ubuntu
5 371 (14.50%) UNIX
6 328 (12.82%) CentOS
7 166 (6.49%) Debian
8 120 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 60 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 51 (1.99%) Android
11 50 (1.95%) Solaris
11 50 (1.95%) Apple iOS
12 44 (1.72%) CoreOS
12 44 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (1.33%) Fedora
14 24 (0.94%) SUSE
15 16 (0.63%) Amazon Linux
16 10 (0.39%) AIX
17 9 (0.35%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1650 (64.48%) DevOps
2 1081 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
3 835 (32.63%) Configuration Management
4 701 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
5 346 (13.52%) Open Source
6 312 (12.19%) TDD
7 308 (12.04%) E-Commerce
8 295 (11.53%) Scrum
9 293 (11.45%) Software Engineering
10 261 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
11 189 (7.39%) BDD
12 172 (6.72%) ITIL
13 159 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
14 156 (6.10%) Mentoring
15 138 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
16 130 (5.08%) Kanban
17 120 (4.69%) Build Automation
18 114 (4.45%) SOA
19 113 (4.42%) MVC
20 106 (4.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1249 (48.81%) Python
2 1032 (40.33%) Ruby
3 897 (35.05%) Java
4 793 (30.99%) Bash Shell
5 632 (24.70%) Perl
6 530 (20.71%) PHP
7 415 (16.22%) SQL
8 389 (15.20%) JavaScript
9 387 (15.12%) PowerShell
10 221 (8.64%) Shell Script
11 204 (7.97%) C#
12 136 (5.31%) Scala
13 129 (5.04%) C++
14 112 (4.38%) Go
15 60 (2.34%) Groovy
16 55 (2.15%) R
17 47 (1.84%) Clojure
18 27 (1.06%) Erlang
19 25 (0.98%) C
20 23 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 213 (8.32%) Degree
2 90 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (2.19%) CCNA
4 40 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 37 (1.45%) CCNP
6 35 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 34 (1.33%) RHCE
8 25 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (0.98%) MCSE
9 16 (0.63%) AWS Certification
10 15 (0.59%) SC Cleared
11 14 (0.55%) RHCSA
12 12 (0.47%) JNCIA
12 12 (0.47%) CCIE
13 10 (0.39%) MCSA
13 10 (0.39%) Sun Certification
14 9 (0.35%) LPIC
14 9 (0.35%) MCTS
14 9 (0.35%) MCITP
15 7 (0.27%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (5.39%) QA
2 39 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 37 (1.45%) SLA
5 7 (0.27%) FISMA
6 1 (0.039%) BS7799
6 1 (0.039%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 382 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 319 (12.47%) Docker
3 133 (5.20%) Varnish
4 83 (3.24%) Xen
5 79 (3.09%) VirtualBox
5 79 (3.09%) KVM
6 70 (2.74%) Active Directory
7 62 (2.42%) vSphere
8 51 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
9 47 (1.84%) vCloud
10 46 (1.80%) Hyper-V
11 44 (1.72%) Samba
12 43 (1.68%) iptables
13 33 (1.29%) VMware ESX
14 32 (1.25%) Apache Flume
15 31 (1.21%) Postfix
16 28 (1.09%) XenServer
16 28 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 28 (1.09%) GlusterFS
17 26 (1.02%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2092 (81.75%) Puppet
2 791 (30.91%) Ansible
3 446 (17.43%) Nagios
4 319 (12.47%) Salt
5 234 (9.14%) ZABBIX
6 228 (8.91%) Vagrant
7 138 (5.39%) Graphite
8 99 (3.87%) logstash
9 85 (3.32%) HAProxy
10 70 (2.74%) Kibana
11 69 (2.70%) CFEngine
12 64 (2.50%) StatsD
13 62 (2.42%) Zenoss
14 55 (2.15%) Capistrano
15 53 (2.07%) Cacti
16 43 (1.68%) Cobbler
17 34 (1.33%) Opsview
18 32 (1.25%) Rundeck
19 29 (1.13%) Kubernetes
20 28 (1.09%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 511 (19.97%) VMware
2 441 (17.23%) Red Hat
3 319 (12.47%) Oracle
4 171 (6.68%) SaltStack
5 149 (5.82%) Microsoft
6 146 (5.71%) Cisco
7 139 (5.43%) Splunk
8 137 (5.35%) Google
9 128 (5.00%) Rackspace
10 124 (4.85%) New Relic
11 75 (2.93%) HP
12 64 (2.50%) Juniper
13 52 (2.03%) Dell
13 52 (2.03%) Citrix
14 50 (1.95%) F5
15 43 (1.68%) Informatica
16 42 (1.64%) IBM
17 39 (1.52%) SolarWinds
18 32 (1.25%) Netezza
19 30 (1.17%) Teradata
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Up to 15% bonus and career growth op
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