The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 243 241 255
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.10% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.79% 2.10% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,218 £44,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +16.55%
Opscode Chef
England

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

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
359 334 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.85% 4.86% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 286 265 338
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in the North West

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in the North West

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
Manchester -11 7 £51,250 +20.58% 2
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 35 (87.50%) Linux
2 34 (85.00%) Puppet
3 22 (55.00%) Java
4 21 (52.50%) DevOps
5 20 (50.00%) Apache
5 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 19 (47.50%) Python
6 19 (47.50%) MySQL
7 18 (45.00%) Web Services
7 18 (45.00%) Perl
8 15 (37.50%) Ruby
9 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (35.00%) MongoDB
10 13 (32.50%) Open Source
10 13 (32.50%) nginx
11 12 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (30.00%) PHP
12 11 (27.50%) Windows
12 11 (27.50%) VMware
12 11 (27.50%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (22.50%) MariaDB
13 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
13 9 (22.50%) IIS
13 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
13 9 (22.50%) DNS
14 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (20.00%) Ansible
14 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (50.00%) Apache
2 13 (32.50%) nginx
3 9 (22.50%) IIS
4 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (12.50%) SAS
5 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 5 (12.50%) Jetty
5 5 (12.50%) OpenStack
5 5 (12.50%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.50%) CloudStack
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (27.50%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (12.50%) Google App Engine
3 5 (12.50%) IaaS
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (10.00%) SaaS
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
6 2 (5.00%) PaaS
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.50%) Terremark
7 1 (2.50%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
1 9 (22.50%) DNS
2 7 (17.50%) Internet
2 7 (17.50%) HTTP
2 7 (17.50%) IPsec
3 5 (12.50%) DHCP
3 5 (12.50%) FTP
4 4 (10.00%) LDAP
5 3 (7.50%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (7.50%) SAN
6 2 (5.00%) SNMP
6 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) MySQL
2 14 (35.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (22.50%) MariaDB
5 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
6 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
7 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (12.50%) Data Mining
7 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 5 (12.50%) HBase
7 5 (12.50%) Sqoop
7 5 (12.50%) Triplestore
7 5 (12.50%) Big Data
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Ant
2 3 (7.50%) Maven
2 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) RSpec
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) German Language
2 5 (12.50%) Italian Language
2 5 (12.50%) Turkish Language
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Network Programmer
4 3 (7.50%) Tools Programmer
4 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Programmer
4 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Web Services
2 7 (17.50%) RESTful
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE
3 5 (12.50%) Servlets
4 4 (10.00%) Memcached
5 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.50%) Spring
5 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.50%) LAMP
6 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.50%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Open Source
2 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 5 (12.50%) Blog
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (10.00%) Debian
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) CentOS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) DevOps
2 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (15.00%) Coaching
4 6 (15.00%) MapReduce
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) User Stories
5 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.50%) ETL
5 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) Data Security
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Service Management
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) Python
3 18 (45.00%) Perl
4 15 (37.50%) Ruby
5 12 (30.00%) PHP
6 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (12.50%) R
9 4 (10.00%) C
10 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.50%) SQL
11 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) Varnish
3 5 (12.50%) Xen
3 5 (12.50%) Apache Flume
4 4 (10.00%) Squid
4 4 (10.00%) Postfix
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.00%) vCloud
6 2 (5.00%) vSphere
6 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.50%) XenServer
7 1 (2.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (85.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Ansible
3 6 (15.00%) CFEngine
3 6 (15.00%) Nagios
4 4 (10.00%) Icinga
5 3 (7.50%) Capistrano
6 2 (5.00%) OpenNMS
6 2 (5.00%) SCCM
6 2 (5.00%) SCOM
7 1 (2.50%) Cacti
7 1 (2.50%) Salt
7 1 (2.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) VMware
2 7 (17.50%) Google
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Percona
4 5 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle
7 2 (5.00%) Rackspace
7 2 (5.00%) Acronis
7 2 (5.00%) Veeam
7 2 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Perforce
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago