The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 160 182 180
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 16 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.18% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.74% 3.52% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 13
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Opscode Chef
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
149 199 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.25% 5.13% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 93 149 139
Average salary £43,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Rochdale -5 2 £43,000 +7.50%
Salford - 2 £32,500 -
Bolton - 2 £47,500 -
Opscode Chef
North West

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 28 (77.78%) Puppet
2 19 (52.78%) Linux
3 14 (38.89%) Apache
3 14 (38.89%) DevOps
4 11 (30.56%) OOP
4 11 (30.56%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) MySQL
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) PHP
5 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (25.00%) CentOS
6 9 (25.00%) nginx
6 9 (25.00%) Vagrant
6 9 (25.00%) C++
6 9 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (22.22%) Nagios
7 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 8 (22.22%) Ruby
8 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (19.44%) Scrum
8 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
8 7 (19.44%) Internet
8 7 (19.44%) Python
8 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 7 (19.44%) .NET
9 6 (16.67%) C#
9 6 (16.67%) Open Source
9 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.67%) Kanban

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (38.89%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) nginx
3 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.11%) WordPress
4 2 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) SaaS
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Hive
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) Aerospike
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) Grunt
4 1 (2.78%) Bower
4 1 (2.78%) Xdebug
4 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Behat
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
1 11 (30.56%) Administrator
2 10 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (22.22%) Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) PHP Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Data Architect
6 5 (13.89%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Software Architect
8 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Linux Software Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) Symfony
2 5 (13.89%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.11%) HTML5
3 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (11.11%) CakePHP
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 4 (11.11%) CSS3
3 4 (11.11%) Laravel
4 3 (8.33%) LAMP
5 2 (5.56%) REST
5 2 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) Grails
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.78%) Doctrine
6 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (25.00%) CentOS
4 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) DevOps
2 11 (30.56%) OOP
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.67%) Kanban
6 5 (13.89%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.56%) Project Management
10 1 (2.78%) SOA
10 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
10 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) PHP
3 9 (25.00%) C++
4 8 (22.22%) Ruby
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Python
6 6 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (77.78%) Puppet
2 9 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 8 (22.22%) Nagios
4 5 (13.89%) Kibana
5 4 (11.11%) Ansible
6 2 (5.56%) Cacti
6 2 (5.56%) Capistrano
6 2 (5.56%) Opsview
7 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Percona
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Rackspace