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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 74 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 23 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.09% 0.45% 0.095%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.05% 8.93% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
South East

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
82 56 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.46% 5.06% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 78 48 45
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £62,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £65,000 -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 31 (100.00%) Puppet
2 27 (87.10%) DevOps
2 27 (87.10%) Linux
3 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
3 26 (83.87%) C#
3 26 (83.87%) .NET
3 26 (83.87%) MSMQ
3 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (80.65%) IIS
5 24 (77.42%) Subversion
5 24 (77.42%) Git (software)
5 24 (77.42%) SignalR
6 23 (74.19%) Hudson
6 23 (74.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (74.19%) HAProxy
7 22 (70.97%) PowerShell
8 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (67.74%) Scrum
9 20 (64.52%) CentOS
9 20 (64.52%) Windows
9 20 (64.52%) Docker
10 19 (61.29%) Software Delivery
11 17 (54.84%) Data Centre
12 15 (48.39%) Redis
12 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
12 15 (48.39%) SOA
13 11 (35.48%) Blog
14 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (32.26%) Microsoft

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 25 (80.65%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LDAP
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) Redis
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (77.42%) Subversion
1 24 (77.42%) Git (software)
2 23 (74.19%) Hudson
3 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Architect
1 13 (41.94%) DevOps Engineer
1 13 (41.94%) Cloud Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Applications Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (6.45%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
1 26 (83.87%) MSMQ
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET Web API
2 24 (77.42%) SignalR
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Data Centre
2 11 (35.48%) Blog
3 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) HACMP
4 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) Clustering
5 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) CentOS
2 20 (64.52%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) AIX
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) DevOps
2 21 (67.74%) Scrum
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) Software Delivery
4 15 (48.39%) SOA
5 10 (32.26%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
6 7 (22.58%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) OOP
8 2 (6.45%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) OOD
9 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) PowerShell
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Perl
5 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Docker
2 5 (16.13%) NFS
2 5 (16.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 31 (100.00%) Puppet
2 23 (74.19%) HAProxy
3 4 (12.90%) OpenView
3 4 (12.90%) Control-M
3 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) HP
2 5 (16.13%) Veritas
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Dell
3 3 (9.68%) Sun
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Symantec
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