The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 34 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.21% 0.61% -
As % of the Systems Management category 83.33% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.65% +10.00%
Opscode Chef
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Systems Management Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
18 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.25% 1.82% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,500 £75,000
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 Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Ipswich region.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Ipswich

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 24 (100.00%) Puppet
2 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 22 (91.67%) PowerShell
3 19 (79.17%) UNIX
3 19 (79.17%) Windows
4 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 14 (58.33%) SAN
6 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
6 14 (58.33%) VPN
6 14 (58.33%) DNS
6 14 (58.33%) Bash Shell
7 13 (54.17%) Java
7 13 (54.17%) SQL
7 13 (54.17%) Web Services
7 13 (54.17%) XML
7 13 (54.17%) JSON
8 12 (50.00%) NoSQL
9 11 (45.83%) DevOps
10 10 (41.67%) Firewall
11 9 (37.50%) Replication
11 9 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
11 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
12 8 (33.33%) Sun Certification
12 8 (33.33%) Service Management
13 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
13 7 (29.17%) ITIL
14 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
14 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 14 (58.33%) VPN
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
1 14 (58.33%) SAN
2 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 9 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) X.509
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Web Services
1 13 (54.17%) XML
1 13 (54.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) OAuth
2 1 (4.17%) SPNEGO
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) SAML
2 1 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) UNIX
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 11 (45.83%) DevOps
3 8 (33.33%) Service Management
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Build Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Information Security
8 2 (8.33%) ERP
9 1 (4.17%) SOA
9 1 (4.17%) UML
9 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.17%) E-business
9 1 (4.17%) ITSM
9 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 14 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 13 (54.17%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Siemens
2 1 (4.17%) ForgeRock