The first table below looks at the demand for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Systems Management Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
20 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.51% 6.29% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 25
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Middlesex

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Heroku
2 4 (80.00%) Engine Yard
2 4 (80.00%) Cobbler
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) MCollective
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Heroku
1 4 (80.00%) Engine Yard
2 1 (20.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) FishEye
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) MCollective
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Korn
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Foundry
4 1 (20.00%) Rackspace