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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 169 164 191
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 15 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.38% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.57% 8.00% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 2
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
175 175 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.43% 4.70% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 138 151 226
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 23 January 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (87.88%) Puppet
2 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 22 (66.67%) Apache
4 20 (60.61%) DevOps
5 15 (45.45%) MySQL
5 15 (45.45%) nginx
6 13 (39.39%) Java
7 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
8 11 (33.33%) Windows
8 11 (33.33%) Internet
8 11 (33.33%) Ansible
9 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
9 10 (30.30%) VMware
10 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 9 (27.27%) .NET
10 9 (27.27%) IIS
10 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
10 9 (27.27%) Python
10 9 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (24.24%) TDD
11 8 (24.24%) Ruby
11 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
11 8 (24.24%) IPsec
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.21%) HTTP
12 7 (21.21%) Pair Programming
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (18.18%) Google
13 6 (18.18%) CentOS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (66.67%) Apache
2 15 (45.45%) nginx
3 9 (27.27%) IIS
3 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
4 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
4 5 (15.15%) Jetty
5 4 (12.12%) Node.js
6 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
6 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (15.15%) Google App Engine
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.06%) SaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Internet
2 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 8 (24.24%) IPsec
4 7 (21.21%) HTTP
5 5 (15.15%) DHCP
5 5 (15.15%) FTP
5 5 (15.15%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) SNMP
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) NAS
6 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
2 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.09%) MariaDB
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.03%) Redis
7 1 (3.03%) Riak
7 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Selenium
3 3 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.03%) Behat
5 1 (3.03%) Grunt
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) Bower
5 1 (3.03%) Xdebug
5 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (15.15%) German Language
1 5 (15.15%) Italian Language
1 5 (15.15%) Turkish Language
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Servlets
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) J2EE
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) Spring
4 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
4 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.03%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (3.03%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.03%) Doctrine
6 1 (3.03%) RESTful
6 1 (3.03%) Symfony
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) LAMP
6 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Blog
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Debian
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) DevOps
2 12 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) Pair Programming
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.18%) Coaching
6 5 (15.15%) User Stories
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.12%) OOP
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
7 4 (12.12%) Kanban
8 3 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) CRM
9 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) Python
3 8 (24.24%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) C
4 4 (12.12%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (15.15%) Xen
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) Varnish
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (87.88%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Ansible
3 5 (15.15%) Kibana
3 5 (15.15%) Vagrant
4 4 (12.12%) Capistrano
5 2 (6.06%) Nagios
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM
5 2 (6.06%) SCOM
5 2 (6.06%) OpenNMS
6 1 (3.03%) Salt
6 1 (3.03%) logstash
6 1 (3.03%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) Google
4 6 (18.18%) Percona
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 2 (6.06%) Acronis
7 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.03%) Perforce
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco
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