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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 90 87 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.02% 0.82% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.10% 16.33% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £62,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £63,500 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £69,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.82% 5.01% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 49
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +12 11 £62,000 -0.80% 1
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (75.00%) Puppet
4 14 (70.00%) DevOps
4 14 (70.00%) Linux
5 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (55.00%) Hudson
6 11 (55.00%) Spring
7 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (40.00%) Ruby
8 8 (40.00%) Python
9 7 (35.00%) Nagios
9 7 (35.00%) SNMP
9 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (35.00%) Statistics
9 7 (35.00%) Wireless
9 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
9 7 (35.00%) SoftLayer
9 7 (35.00%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (35.00%) CentOS
10 6 (30.00%) Computer Security
10 6 (30.00%) SaaS
10 6 (30.00%) Analytics
10 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
10 6 (30.00%) Splunk
10 6 (30.00%) Sumo Logic
10 6 (30.00%) Scrum
10 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (35.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) SoftLayer
3 6 (30.00%) SaaS
3 6 (30.00%) Sumo Logic
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 5 (25.00%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SNMP
1 7 (35.00%) Wireless
2 6 (30.00%) SSL
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (55.00%) Hudson
3 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
4 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Mobile Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Java Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) Grails
2 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) Java EE
3 5 (25.00%) JPA
3 5 (25.00%) JSF
3 5 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) Vaadin
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (10.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Statistics
2 6 (30.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (30.00%) PKI
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) CentOS
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) Analytics
5 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Computer Security
5 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
9 1 (5.00%) Information Security
9 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
9 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Python
1 8 (40.00%) Ruby
2 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCTS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Puppet
2 7 (35.00%) Nagios
3 3 (15.00%) HAProxy
4 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Splunk
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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