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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 304 363 587
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +224
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 967 731 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.71% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.47% 11.47% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 794 611 254
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
7181 6373 6269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.80% 6.22% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5842 5072 5235
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 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +45 658 £57,500 +4.54% 68
Yorkshire +41 99 £45,000 -5.26% 9
South East +3 97 £52,500 +19.31% 9
South West 0 39 £42,500 +1.19% 10
East of England -4 39 £48,750 +13.37% 2
East Midlands +22 10 £65,000 +73.33%
North East - 10 £47,218 - 1
North West -12 9 £50,000 +5.26% 5
West Midlands -22 5 £40,000 -8.57% 1
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1648 (80.35%) Puppet
2 1642 (80.06%) Linux
3 1200 (58.51%) DevOps
4 1033 (50.37%) Python
5 875 (42.66%) Ruby
6 799 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
7 733 (35.74%) MySQL
8 682 (33.25%) Java
9 630 (30.72%) Jenkins
10 620 (30.23%) Bash Shell
11 604 (29.45%) Perl
12 585 (28.52%) Git (software)
13 581 (28.33%) Windows
14 578 (28.18%) Continuous Integration
15 526 (25.65%) Apache
16 507 (24.72%) Configuration Management
17 473 (23.06%) Nagios
18 464 (22.62%) PHP
19 446 (21.75%) Open Source
20 432 (21.06%) VMware
21 430 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
22 424 (20.67%) Red Hat
23 412 (20.09%) UNIX
24 386 (18.82%) Web Services
25 353 (17.21%) nginx
26 338 (16.48%) Scrum
27 316 (15.41%) MongoDB
28 310 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
29 302 (14.72%) CentOS
30 294 (14.33%) NoSQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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
1 526 (25.65%) Apache
2 353 (17.21%) nginx
3 284 (13.85%) Tomcat
4 189 (9.22%) OpenStack
5 175 (8.53%) IIS
6 148 (7.22%) Node.js
7 115 (5.61%) Elasticsearch
8 93 (4.53%) JBoss
9 71 (3.46%) Confluence
10 59 (2.88%) Apache Solr
11 48 (2.34%) Jetty
12 43 (2.10%) WebLogic
13 25 (1.22%) Drupal
14 23 (1.12%) CloudStack
14 23 (1.12%) Mule
15 21 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
16 19 (0.93%) WebSphere
16 19 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 18 (0.88%) GlassFish
17 18 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 58 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.20%) SPSS
3 4 (0.20%) MS Office
4 2 (0.098%) Mingle
5 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (1.12%) Magento
2 5 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.15%) Summit
4 2 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.049%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.049%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 430 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (6.97%) Cloud Computing
3 121 (5.90%) Amazon EC2
4 112 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 99 (4.83%) SaaS
6 97 (4.73%) IaaS
7 94 (4.58%) PaaS
8 68 (3.32%) GitHub
9 53 (2.58%) Rackspace Cloud
10 51 (2.49%) Amazon S3
11 35 (1.71%) SoftLayer
12 18 (0.88%) Route 53
13 14 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (0.49%) Heroku
15 10 (0.49%) CloudFront
15 10 (0.49%) IBM SmartCloud
16 8 (0.39%) Joyent
16 8 (0.39%) Google Apps
16 8 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 292 (14.24%) DNS
2 257 (12.53%) TCP/IP
3 192 (9.36%) HTTP
4 181 (8.82%) Firewall
5 115 (5.61%) SAN
6 110 (5.36%) Internet
7 96 (4.68%) LDAP
8 73 (3.56%) DHCP
8 73 (3.56%) VPN
9 71 (3.46%) SSH
10 64 (3.12%) SSL
11 54 (2.63%) SNMP
12 41 (2.00%) LAN
13 36 (1.76%) WAN
14 34 (1.66%) VLAN
15 29 (1.41%) iSCSI
16 27 (1.32%) SMTP
17 24 (1.17%) NAS
18 23 (1.12%) Reverse Proxy
19 22 (1.07%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 733 (35.74%) MySQL
2 316 (15.41%) MongoDB
3 294 (14.33%) NoSQL
4 280 (13.65%) PostgreSQL
5 206 (10.04%) SQL Server
6 188 (9.17%) Redis
7 153 (7.46%) Big Data
8 146 (7.12%) Relational Database
9 137 (6.68%) Hadoop
10 130 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 62 (3.02%) Amazon Redshift
12 46 (2.24%) CouchDB
13 45 (2.19%) RDBMS
14 42 (2.05%) MariaDB
15 39 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
16 34 (1.66%) HBase
17 24 (1.17%) Oracle Database
18 22 (1.07%) Riak
19 20 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
20 16 (0.78%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 630 (30.72%) Jenkins
2 585 (28.52%) Git (software)
3 251 (12.24%) Subversion
4 172 (8.39%) TeamCity
5 154 (7.51%) Hudson
6 141 (6.87%) Maven
7 123 (6.00%) JIRA
8 88 (4.29%) Ant
9 71 (3.46%) Selenium
10 67 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 56 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
12 44 (2.15%) Jasmine
13 41 (2.00%) Artifactory
14 37 (1.80%) RSpec
15 30 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 30 (1.46%) SpecFlow
16 27 (1.32%) Mercurial
17 26 (1.27%) Gerrit
17 26 (1.27%) MSBuild
17 26 (1.27%) Gradle
General
1 201 (9.80%) Finance
2 135 (6.58%) Games
3 91 (4.44%) Marketing
4 72 (3.51%) Banking
5 65 (3.17%) Retail
6 63 (3.07%) Publishing
7 47 (2.29%) Advertising
8 32 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.17%) Music Industry
10 21 (1.02%) Law
11 15 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 15 (0.73%) Front Office
12 13 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.63%) Legal
13 10 (0.49%) Electronics
14 8 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.24%) Turkish Language
15 5 (0.24%) German Language
15 5 (0.24%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 489 (23.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 413 (20.14%) Administrator
3 393 (19.16%) Systems Administrator
4 346 (16.87%) Developer
5 329 (16.04%) Linux Administrator
6 283 (13.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 151 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
8 148 (7.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 110 (5.36%) Architect
10 93 (4.53%) Java Developer
11 85 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
12 68 (3.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 68 (3.32%) Operations Engineer
13 64 (3.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 60 (2.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 56 (2.73%) Senior Developer
15 56 (2.73%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
15 56 (2.73%) Python Developer
16 52 (2.54%) Software Engineer
17 48 (2.34%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (18.82%) Web Services
2 248 (12.09%) LAMP
2 248 (12.09%) .NET
3 179 (8.73%) HTML
4 135 (6.58%) CSS
5 118 (5.75%) jQuery
6 115 (5.61%) XML
7 97 (4.73%) ASP.NET
8 95 (4.63%) Django
9 90 (4.39%) HTML5
10 89 (4.34%) RESTful
10 89 (4.34%) AngularJS
11 87 (4.24%) JSON
12 80 (3.90%) Spring
13 76 (3.71%) REST
14 66 (3.22%) Gherkin
15 60 (2.93%) RabbitMQ
16 53 (2.58%) Ruby on Rails
17 49 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
18 40 (1.95%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 446 (21.75%) Open Source
2 112 (5.46%) Computer Science
3 74 (3.61%) Replication
4 70 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 69 (3.36%) Clustering
6 53 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (2.00%) Blog
8 40 (1.95%) Digital Media
9 31 (1.51%) User Experience
9 31 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 31 (1.51%) Management Information System
10 27 (1.32%) Blackberry
11 16 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.73%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.68%) Data Structures
13 14 (0.68%) HACMP
13 14 (0.68%) IPTV
14 13 (0.63%) LPAR
14 13 (0.63%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 1642 (80.06%) Linux
2 581 (28.33%) Windows
3 412 (20.09%) UNIX
4 302 (14.72%) CentOS
5 291 (14.19%) Ubuntu
6 289 (14.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 174 (8.48%) Debian
8 96 (4.68%) Solaris
9 52 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (2.39%) AIX
11 35 (1.71%) Fedora
12 34 (1.66%) Android
13 29 (1.41%) Apple iOS
14 17 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 16 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (0.73%) SUSE
17 14 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (0.59%) FreeBSD
19 9 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
19 9 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1200 (58.51%) DevOps
2 799 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
3 578 (28.18%) Continuous Integration
4 507 (24.72%) Configuration Management
5 338 (16.48%) Scrum
6 289 (14.09%) E-Commerce
7 272 (13.26%) TDD
8 140 (6.83%) OO
9 139 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
10 134 (6.53%) Software Engineering
11 133 (6.48%) Mentoring
12 122 (5.95%) MVC
13 114 (5.56%) BDD
14 106 (5.17%) Kanban
15 105 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
16 104 (5.07%) Load Balancing
17 96 (4.68%) ITIL
18 84 (4.10%) SOA
19 78 (3.80%) Build Automation
20 55 (2.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1033 (50.37%) Python
2 875 (42.66%) Ruby
3 682 (33.25%) Java
4 620 (30.23%) Bash Shell
5 604 (29.45%) Perl
6 464 (22.62%) PHP
7 280 (13.65%) SQL
8 279 (13.60%) JavaScript
9 193 (9.41%) PowerShell
10 164 (8.00%) Shell Script
11 163 (7.95%) C#
12 79 (3.85%) Scala
13 72 (3.51%) C
14 63 (3.07%) C++
15 43 (2.10%) Korn
16 37 (1.80%) Groovy
17 30 (1.46%) T-SQL
18 18 (0.88%) F#
19 17 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
20 13 (0.63%) Golang
Qualifications
1 175 (8.53%) Degree
2 28 (1.37%) Sun Certification
3 25 (1.22%) AWS Certification
4 24 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 19 (0.93%) CCNA
5 19 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (0.63%) PhD
6 13 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (0.44%) RHCSA
8 5 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.20%) PMP
9 4 (0.20%) CCNP
9 4 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.15%) CISSP
10 3 (0.15%) RHCE
11 1 (0.049%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.049%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (5.75%) QA
2 22 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 18 (0.88%) SLA
3 18 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.098%) COBIT
System Software
1 310 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 141 (6.87%) KVM
3 107 (5.22%) Xen
4 104 (5.07%) Varnish
5 70 (3.41%) Active Directory
6 64 (3.12%) NFS
7 56 (2.73%) vSphere
8 54 (2.63%) Docker
9 45 (2.19%) Samba
10 44 (2.15%) Hyper-V
11 36 (1.76%) VMware ESX
12 34 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
13 33 (1.61%) Snort
14 30 (1.46%) XenServer
15 29 (1.41%) vCloud
16 19 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 17 (0.83%) Postfix
18 15 (0.73%) Firmware
19 14 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
20 12 (0.59%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1648 (80.35%) Puppet
2 473 (23.06%) Nagios
3 287 (13.99%) Ansible
4 228 (11.12%) Vagrant
5 208 (10.14%) ZABBIX
6 204 (9.95%) Salt
7 163 (7.95%) Graphite
8 102 (4.97%) logstash
9 82 (4.00%) Cacti
10 71 (3.46%) HAProxy
11 54 (2.63%) Zenoss
12 53 (2.58%) Ganglia
13 49 (2.39%) CFEngine
14 45 (2.19%) StatsD
15 44 (2.15%) Kibana
16 43 (2.10%) yum
17 40 (1.95%) Capistrano
18 38 (1.85%) Tivoli
19 37 (1.80%) Cobbler
20 31 (1.51%) Opsview
Vendors
1 432 (21.06%) VMware
2 424 (20.67%) Red Hat
3 188 (9.17%) Oracle
4 131 (6.39%) Microsoft
5 99 (4.83%) HP
6 97 (4.73%) Rackspace
7 90 (4.39%) Cisco
8 86 (4.19%) New Relic
9 84 (4.10%) SaltStack
10 58 (2.83%) Splunk
11 54 (2.63%) Dell
12 51 (2.49%) Google
13 50 (2.44%) IBM
14 49 (2.39%) Juniper
15 41 (2.00%) Sony
16 33 (1.61%) Veritas
17 32 (1.56%) Percona
18 31 (1.51%) Akamai
18 31 (1.51%) EMC
19 30 (1.46%) Apple
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60K + Bonus, Corporate Benefits, 6% Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago