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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 34 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.64% 1.63% -
As % of the Systems Management category 52.94% 26.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
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
17 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.88% 6.21% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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 17 September 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 20 (83.33%) UNIX
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Linux
4 17 (70.83%) PowerShell
5 15 (62.50%) Shell Script
6 14 (58.33%) Web Services
6 14 (58.33%) SAN
7 13 (54.17%) DevOps
8 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
8 11 (45.83%) VPN
8 11 (45.83%) DNS
9 10 (41.67%) SQL
9 10 (41.67%) XML
9 10 (41.67%) JSON
10 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
10 9 (37.50%) Replication
11 8 (33.33%) Java
11 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
12 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 7 (29.17%) Reverse Proxy
12 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (25.00%) Firewall
13 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
14 5 (20.83%) SaaS
14 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (20.83%) KVM
15 4 (16.67%) IIS
15 4 (16.67%) ITIL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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%) IIS
1 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 3 (12.50%) IaaS
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SAN
2 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (45.83%) VPN
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
3 7 (29.17%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) LDAP
5 4 (16.67%) HTTP
5 4 (16.67%) Kerberos
6 3 (12.50%) SSL
6 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 3 (12.50%) X.509
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Ant
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) XML
2 10 (41.67%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) OAuth
4 2 (8.33%) SPNEGO
4 2 (8.33%) SAML
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) UNIX
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) PowerShell
2 15 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Sun Certification
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
1 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (20.83%) KVM
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle