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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 55 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.26% 3.41% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% 78.57% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.51% 4.33% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Puppet
2 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (75.00%) UNIX
5 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
6 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
6 9 (56.25%) VPN
6 9 (56.25%) DNS
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) SAN
6 9 (56.25%) XML
6 9 (56.25%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) SQL
6 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
6 9 (56.25%) JSON
7 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
8 7 (43.75%) Firewall
8 7 (43.75%) DevOps
9 6 (37.50%) Replication
9 6 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
9 6 (37.50%) Service Management
9 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
10 5 (31.25%) Sun Certification
11 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (18.75%) Build Automation

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.25%) X.509
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) AWS Architect
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) XML
1 9 (56.25%) JSON
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) SAML
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) OAuth
3 1 (6.25%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Build Automation
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Use Case
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) E-business
7 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Sun Certification
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Siemens
2 1 (6.25%) ForgeRock