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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 227 235 228
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 29 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.41% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.27% 8.43% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
399 356 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.88% 4.84% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 307 258 289
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Manchester +6 28 £46,250 -7.50% 7
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 33 (71.74%) Puppet
2 28 (60.87%) Linux
3 22 (47.83%) Ruby
4 21 (45.65%) Java
5 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (41.30%) DevOps
7 16 (34.78%) PHP
7 16 (34.78%) Python
8 15 (32.61%) MySQL
9 13 (28.26%) Nagios
10 12 (26.09%) Apache
10 12 (26.09%) CentOS
10 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
11 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
13 9 (19.57%) Windows
14 8 (17.39%) C++
14 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
14 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
15 7 (15.22%) Hadoop
15 7 (15.22%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (15.22%) Docker
15 7 (15.22%) Big Data
15 7 (15.22%) Opsview
15 7 (15.22%) HTML
15 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
16 6 (13.04%) TDD
16 6 (13.04%) Maven
16 6 (13.04%) Finance
16 6 (13.04%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (26.09%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) Node.js
3 5 (10.87%) nginx
4 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.52%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.35%) WordPress
7 1 (2.17%) Moodle
7 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) GSM
1 4 (8.70%) PBX
1 4 (8.70%) PSTN
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) VPN
2 3 (6.52%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) Hadoop
2 7 (15.22%) Big Data
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) Redis
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.17%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.04%) Maven
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
5 4 (8.70%) Gradle
5 4 (8.70%) Ant
6 2 (4.35%) JUnit
6 2 (4.35%) ClearCase
6 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.35%) Mockito
7 1 (2.17%) Hudson
7 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.17%) NUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Selenium
7 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Data Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
1 7 (15.22%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.70%) Sensu
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
4 4 (8.70%) LAMP
5 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.35%) Spring
5 2 (4.35%) Java EE
5 2 (4.35%) JSON
5 2 (4.35%) Symfony
5 2 (4.35%) CakePHP
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.35%) CSS3
5 2 (4.35%) Laravel
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) CentOS
3 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (19.57%) Windows
5 5 (10.87%) Debian
6 4 (8.70%) SUSE
6 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.52%) VMS
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX
8 2 (4.35%) Fedora
9 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) DevOps
3 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.04%) TDD
4 6 (13.04%) Open Source
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) OO
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) OOP
6 4 (8.70%) Change Control
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.70%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
8 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Machine Learning
8 2 (4.35%) Line Management
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.17%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Ruby
2 21 (45.65%) Java
3 16 (34.78%) PHP
3 16 (34.78%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) C++
4 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.70%) Perl
8 3 (6.52%) C#
9 2 (4.35%) R
10 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) NCDA
2 1 (2.17%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.17%) RHCE
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Kamailio
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) Ceph
4 1 (2.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 33 (71.74%) Puppet
2 13 (28.26%) Nagios
3 7 (15.22%) Opsview
4 5 (10.87%) Graphite
4 5 (10.87%) Vagrant
4 5 (10.87%) Ansible
5 4 (8.70%) HAProxy
6 2 (4.35%) StatsD
6 2 (4.35%) Salt
7 1 (2.17%) Rundeck
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.17%) Cacti
7 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) Apigee
4 2 (4.35%) Mashery
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) F5
5 1 (2.17%) Splunk
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
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