The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
South East / Kent
Rank 78 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 0.91% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.00% 10.99% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 5
Median salary £47,500 £63,750 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.49% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £25,650 £55,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,250 £61,200
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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

Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
100 91 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.75% 8.27% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 79 71 52
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,450
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Kent

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Kent

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +15 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) MariaDB
4 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (58.33%) Vagrant
4 7 (58.33%) Mac OS
4 7 (58.33%) Ruby
4 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
4 7 (58.33%) Apache
5 6 (50.00%) Python
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) PHP
5 6 (50.00%) OOP
5 6 (50.00%) JMeter
5 6 (50.00%) LAMP
5 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (50.00%) Xen
5 6 (50.00%) CentOS
5 6 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (50.00%) New Relic
5 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
5 6 (50.00%) Terraform
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) IaaS
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MariaDB
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) Vagrant
3 6 (50.00%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Mac OS
2 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (58.33%) Ruby
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Xen
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Terraform
2 3 (25.00%) Packer
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) New Relic
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) VMware