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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
England / North West
Rank 146 211 239
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +28
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 102 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.73% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.39% 6.62% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 85 25 13
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
436 393 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.38% 7.22% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 352 303 301
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,420 £27,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +38 81 £52,500 +16.66% 17
Cheshire +23 12 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Merseyside -4 9 £62,500 +108.33% 2
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 156 (87.64%) Puppet
2 125 (70.22%) Linux
3 117 (65.73%) DevOps
4 110 (61.80%) Python
5 97 (54.49%) Configuration Management
6 86 (48.31%) Amazon AWS
7 85 (47.75%) Ansible
8 80 (44.94%) Ruby
9 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (35.96%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (35.96%) Jenkins
11 62 (34.83%) Bash Shell
12 61 (34.27%) Windows
13 55 (30.90%) SQL
14 54 (30.34%) Scrum
15 53 (29.78%) OpenStack
16 50 (28.09%) Shell Script
17 48 (26.97%) Perl
17 48 (26.97%) Unix
18 47 (26.40%) VMware
19 46 (25.84%) Oracle
20 44 (24.72%) Microsoft
21 42 (23.60%) vSphere
22 38 (21.35%) DSDM
22 38 (21.35%) Firewall
22 38 (21.35%) PowerShell
23 35 (19.66%) Docker
24 34 (19.10%) RUP
25 33 (18.54%) .NET
25 33 (18.54%) Xen

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (29.78%) OpenStack
2 31 (17.42%) CloudStack
3 29 (16.29%) JBoss
4 28 (15.73%) WebLogic
4 28 (15.73%) WebSphere
5 19 (10.67%) Apache
6 15 (8.43%) IIS
7 11 (6.18%) Tomcat
8 10 (5.62%) nginx
9 9 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (4.49%) Apache Spark
10 8 (4.49%) Confluence
10 8 (4.49%) Jetty
11 7 (3.93%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.69%) CMS
12 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
13 2 (1.12%) WordPress
14 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 86 (48.31%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.18%) Office 365
4 9 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (5.06%) Amazon S3
4 9 (5.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (4.49%) GitHub
5 8 (4.49%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (2.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.25%) PaaS
6 4 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.69%) IaaS
7 3 (1.69%) SaaS
8 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.12%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.35%) Firewall
2 17 (9.55%) Internet
3 14 (7.87%) SAN
4 9 (5.06%) DNS
5 8 (4.49%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.93%) WAN
7 6 (3.37%) IPsec
7 6 (3.37%) NAS
8 5 (2.81%) Kerberos
8 5 (2.81%) LAN
9 4 (2.25%) DHCP
9 4 (2.25%) VoIP
10 3 (1.69%) HTTP
10 3 (1.69%) LDAP
10 3 (1.69%) MPLS
10 3 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.69%) SSL
11 2 (1.12%) OpenVPN
11 2 (1.12%) PuTTY
11 2 (1.12%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.85%) MySQL
1 30 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.24%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.87%) Redis
4 11 (6.18%) Big Data
4 11 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.62%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (5.06%) Couchbase
6 9 (5.06%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.49%) Riak
8 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 64 (35.96%) Jenkins
2 25 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 21 (11.80%) TeamCity
4 18 (10.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (8.99%) Vagrant
6 12 (6.74%) JIRA
6 12 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (6.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (5.62%) Hudson
8 10 (5.62%) Mercurial
8 10 (5.62%) Subversion
9 8 (4.49%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.93%) Ant
10 7 (3.93%) Selenium
11 6 (3.37%) GoCD
11 6 (3.37%) Maven
12 5 (2.81%) ClearCase
12 5 (2.81%) Gradle
12 5 (2.81%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (2.25%) JUnit
General
1 20 (11.24%) Finance
2 14 (7.87%) Retail
3 13 (7.30%) Banking
4 5 (2.81%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (2.81%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.69%) Electronics
5 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.69%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (52.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (18.54%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (15.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 25 (14.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 20 (11.24%) Developer
6 19 (10.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (10.11%) Automation Engineer
8 17 (9.55%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (8.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (7.30%) Platform Engineer
11 10 (5.62%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (5.06%) Administrator
12 9 (5.06%) Senior VMware Engineer
13 8 (4.49%) Cloud Automation Engineer
13 8 (4.49%) Senior DevOps
13 8 (4.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 8 (4.49%) Software Developer
14 7 (3.93%) Architect
14 7 (3.93%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 7 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.54%) .NET
2 32 (17.98%) Web Services
3 10 (5.62%) HTML
4 9 (5.06%) LAMP
5 8 (4.49%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.93%) ELK Stack
6 7 (3.93%) Lucene
6 7 (3.93%) React
7 6 (3.37%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.37%) Gherkin
8 5 (2.81%) Node.js
8 5 (2.81%) REST
9 3 (1.69%) CSS
9 3 (1.69%) Ember.js
9 3 (1.69%) J2EE
10 2 (1.12%) HTML5
10 2 (1.12%) JSON
10 2 (1.12%) Laravel
10 2 (1.12%) Servlets
10 2 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.49%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.93%) Clustering
3 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
3 3 (1.69%) VLE
4 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 125 (70.22%) Linux
2 61 (34.27%) Windows
3 48 (26.97%) Unix
4 27 (15.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (12.92%) CentOS
6 20 (11.24%) Windows Server
7 16 (8.99%) Debian
8 13 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.93%) Android
9 7 (3.93%) Apple iOS
10 6 (3.37%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.81%) Solaris
12 2 (1.12%) AIX
12 2 (1.12%) HPUX
12 2 (1.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (65.73%) DevOps
2 97 (54.49%) Configuration Management
3 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (35.96%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (30.34%) Scrum
6 38 (21.35%) DSDM
7 34 (19.10%) RUP
8 26 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (14.61%) ITIL
9 20 (11.24%) Coaching
10 18 (10.11%) OWASP
11 17 (9.55%) E-Commerce
11 17 (9.55%) TDD
12 16 (8.99%) Mentoring
13 14 (7.87%) Kanban
13 14 (7.87%) Web Development
14 13 (7.30%) High Availability
15 12 (6.74%) Open Source
16 11 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (6.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 110 (61.80%) Python
2 80 (44.94%) Ruby
3 62 (34.83%) Bash Shell
4 55 (30.90%) SQL
5 50 (28.09%) Shell Script
6 48 (26.97%) Perl
7 38 (21.35%) PowerShell
8 32 (17.98%) Java
9 19 (10.67%) PHP
10 14 (7.87%) Go
11 13 (7.30%) C#
12 9 (5.06%) JavaScript
13 4 (2.25%) C++
13 4 (2.25%) Groovy
13 4 (2.25%) Korn
14 1 (0.56%) Erlang
14 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (8.99%) Degree
2 4 (2.25%) ISEB
2 4 (2.25%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.69%) CCNA
3 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.12%) RHCE
4 2 (1.12%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) GCP
System Software
1 42 (23.60%) vSphere
2 35 (19.66%) Docker
3 33 (18.54%) Xen
4 31 (17.42%) XenServer
5 25 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (13.48%) Active Directory
7 19 (10.67%) vCloud
8 16 (8.99%) Hyper-V
9 9 (5.06%) VirtualBox
10 7 (3.93%) PowerHA
11 5 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.12%) Varnish
13 2 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.56%) iptables
14 1 (0.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 156 (87.64%) Puppet
2 85 (47.75%) Ansible
3 31 (17.42%) Cobbler
4 29 (16.29%) Tivoli
5 26 (14.61%) Salt
6 15 (8.43%) SCCM
7 13 (7.30%) Nagios
7 13 (7.30%) Terraform
8 11 (6.18%) vMotion
9 8 (4.49%) Kibana
9 8 (4.49%) logstash
10 7 (3.93%) CFEngine
11 5 (2.81%) Packer
12 4 (2.25%) HAProxy
12 4 (2.25%) Icinga
13 3 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (1.69%) vRealize
14 2 (1.12%) Cacti
14 2 (1.12%) OpenView
14 2 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (26.40%) VMware
2 46 (25.84%) Oracle
3 44 (24.72%) Microsoft
4 32 (17.98%) Red Hat
5 31 (17.42%) EnterpriseDB
6 15 (8.43%) Zerto
7 11 (6.18%) Veeam
8 9 (5.06%) Cisco
9 7 (3.93%) Atlassian
9 7 (3.93%) Veritas
10 6 (3.37%) Google
10 6 (3.37%) NetApp
11 4 (2.25%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.69%) arcserve
12 3 (1.69%) Dell
12 3 (1.69%) EMC
12 3 (1.69%) SAP
12 3 (1.69%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.69%) Sophos
12 3 (1.69%) Symantec
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