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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 130 172 191
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +19
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 51 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.48% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.98% 11.11% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 5
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £34,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
232 171 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.71% 4.73% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 175 107 162
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,230 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
Stockport - 1 £31,500 -
Opscode Chef
North West

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 70 (88.61%) Puppet
2 69 (87.34%) Linux
3 58 (73.42%) DevOps
4 52 (65.82%) Python
5 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (53.16%) Ruby
6 39 (49.37%) Configuration Management
7 38 (48.10%) Shell Script
7 38 (48.10%) Bash Shell
8 34 (43.04%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (39.24%) Unix
10 29 (36.71%) OpenStack
11 28 (35.44%) Cobbler
12 23 (29.11%) Windows
13 19 (24.05%) SQL
13 19 (24.05%) Jenkins
14 18 (22.78%) Java
14 18 (22.78%) WebSphere
15 17 (21.52%) ITIL
15 17 (21.52%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
16 16 (20.25%) DSDM
16 16 (20.25%) RUP
16 16 (20.25%) .NET
16 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
16 16 (20.25%) Tivoli
16 16 (20.25%) Scrum
17 15 (18.99%) Xen
17 15 (18.99%) Firewall
17 15 (18.99%) WebLogic

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 29 (36.71%) OpenStack
2 18 (22.78%) WebSphere
3 15 (18.99%) CloudStack
3 15 (18.99%) JBoss
3 15 (18.99%) WebLogic
4 10 (12.66%) nginx
4 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.59%) Apache
6 5 (6.33%) Confluence
7 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (2.53%) Moodle
8 2 (2.53%) Node.js
8 2 (2.53%) WordPress
9 1 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.92%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.59%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (6.33%) GitHub
5 4 (5.06%) CloudFront
6 3 (3.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.27%) Force.com
7 1 (1.27%) Heroku
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.27%) Office 365
7 1 (1.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Firewall
2 6 (7.59%) SSL
3 5 (6.33%) DNS
4 3 (3.80%) Internet
5 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.53%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.53%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.27%) DHCP
6 1 (1.27%) LDAP
6 1 (1.27%) NAS
6 1 (1.27%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.27%) SAN
6 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) MySQL
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.06%) Redis
4 3 (3.80%) Big Data
5 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Jenkins
2 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (11.39%) Vagrant
5 5 (6.33%) JIRA
6 4 (5.06%) Ant
6 4 (5.06%) Gradle
6 4 (5.06%) Maven
7 2 (2.53%) GitLab
7 2 (2.53%) MSI
8 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.27%) NUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.27%) Selenium
8 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (63.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (20.25%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (7.59%) Administrator
4 6 (7.59%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Architect
6 4 (5.06%) AWS Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (5.06%) Linux Support
6 4 (5.06%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) LAMP
3 6 (7.59%) ELK Stack
3 6 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (7.59%) Web Services
4 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.06%) Ember.js
5 3 (3.80%) Ajax
5 3 (3.80%) CSS
5 3 (3.80%) HTML
5 3 (3.80%) Middleware
6 2 (2.53%) CSS3
6 2 (2.53%) Haml
6 2 (2.53%) HTML5
6 2 (2.53%) Sass
7 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.27%) Kafka
7 1 (1.27%) RESTful
7 1 (1.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.80%) Clustering
2 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (3.80%) Replication
3 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.53%) PKI
3 2 (2.53%) Wiki
4 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) iPad
4 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (87.34%) Linux
2 31 (39.24%) Unix
3 23 (29.11%) Windows
4 12 (15.19%) CentOS
5 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.80%) Debian
7 1 (1.27%) SUSE
7 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (73.42%) DevOps
2 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (49.37%) Configuration Management
4 34 (43.04%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (21.52%) ITIL
6 16 (20.25%) DSDM
6 16 (20.25%) RUP
6 16 (20.25%) Scrum
7 15 (18.99%) OWASP
8 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.13%) TDD
10 7 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (6.33%) High Availability
11 5 (6.33%) Presales
11 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.06%) OOP
12 4 (5.06%) Open Source
13 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (2.53%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (65.82%) Python
2 42 (53.16%) Ruby
3 38 (48.10%) Bash Shell
3 38 (48.10%) Shell Script
4 19 (24.05%) SQL
5 18 (22.78%) Java
6 14 (17.72%) Perl
7 13 (16.46%) PHP
8 7 (8.86%) C++
9 6 (7.59%) C
9 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.80%) Jython
11 2 (2.53%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (2.53%) ES6
11 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) RHCE
3 1 (1.27%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) vSphere
1 15 (18.99%) Xen
1 15 (18.99%) XenServer
2 8 (10.13%) Docker
3 6 (7.59%) Ceph
4 2 (2.53%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.27%) vCloud
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 70 (88.61%) Puppet
2 28 (35.44%) Cobbler
3 16 (20.25%) Tivoli
4 14 (17.72%) Ansible
5 4 (5.06%) HAProxy
6 3 (3.80%) CFEngine
6 3 (3.80%) Packer
7 2 (2.53%) SELinux
7 2 (2.53%) yum
8 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.27%) Mesos
8 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.99%) EnterpriseDB
2 15 (18.99%) Oracle
3 13 (16.46%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.13%) SaltStack
5 6 (7.59%) New Relic
6 4 (5.06%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.80%) VMware
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco
8 1 (1.27%) NetApp
8 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
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