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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 89 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.83% 0.57% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.71% 10.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Average salary £67,500 £59,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
84 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.79% 5.58% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 46 31
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 £63,750 -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (86.67%) Hudson
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (80.00%) Puppet
3 11 (73.33%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) DevOps
4 10 (66.67%) Linux
5 9 (60.00%) SaaS
5 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (60.00%) CentOS
6 8 (53.33%) Build Automation
6 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (46.67%) SDLC
8 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (33.33%) Scrum
10 3 (20.00%) Subversion
10 3 (20.00%) Spring
10 3 (20.00%) JSF
10 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
10 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 3 (20.00%) Web Services
10 3 (20.00%) IIS
10 3 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) Java EE
10 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
10 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 3 (20.00%) Windows

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (20.00%) Bluemix
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Hudson
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Java Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (20.00%) Java EE
2 3 (20.00%) JPA
2 3 (20.00%) JSF
2 3 (20.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) SignalR
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Vaadin
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 8 (53.33%) Build Automation
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) SOA
8 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) VMware