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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 214 226 227
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 30 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.73% 6.27% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,800 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
388 383 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.81% 5.54% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 310 293
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +29 29 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Merseyside - 4 £30,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 67 (82.72%) Puppet
2 57 (70.37%) Linux
3 55 (67.90%) DevOps
4 42 (51.85%) Python
5 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (44.44%) Ruby
6 33 (40.74%) Git (software)
7 28 (34.57%) Java
8 26 (32.10%) Windows
8 26 (32.10%) Jenkins
9 25 (30.86%) Configuration Management
10 23 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (28.40%) Bash Shell
11 21 (25.93%) PHP
12 20 (24.69%) Perl
13 19 (23.46%) Maven
14 18 (22.22%) Finance
14 18 (22.22%) CSS
14 18 (22.22%) HTML
15 17 (20.99%) Web Services
15 17 (20.99%) Vagrant
16 15 (18.52%) OpenStack
16 15 (18.52%) High Availability
16 15 (18.52%) Ant
17 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
17 14 (17.28%) Gradle
18 13 (16.05%) Docker
18 13 (16.05%) Red Hat
18 13 (16.05%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (18.52%) OpenStack
2 10 (12.35%) Node.js
3 8 (9.88%) JBoss
3 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.88%) WebLogic
3 8 (9.88%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.64%) CMS
4 7 (8.64%) Moodle
4 7 (8.64%) nginx
4 7 (8.64%) WordPress
5 4 (4.94%) Apache
5 4 (4.94%) CloudStack
6 3 (3.70%) Confluence
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.88%) GitHub
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.70%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.47%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.47%) IaaS
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) DNS
2 6 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.23%) Internet
4 1 (1.23%) NAS
4 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.23%) SAN
4 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) MySQL
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.94%) DB2
3 4 (4.94%) Redis
4 3 (3.70%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 26 (32.10%) Jenkins
3 19 (23.46%) Maven
4 17 (20.99%) Vagrant
5 15 (18.52%) Ant
6 14 (17.28%) Gradle
7 11 (13.58%) Subversion
8 8 (9.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (9.88%) Selenium
9 7 (8.64%) Grunt
10 6 (7.41%) JIRA
11 5 (6.17%) ClearCase
12 4 (4.94%) Artifactory
12 4 (4.94%) Hudson
12 4 (4.94%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (3.70%) TestNG
14 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
14 2 (2.47%) IntelliJ
14 2 (2.47%) Mockito
14 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (12.35%) Architect
6 9 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) AWS Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Cloud Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (8.64%) HTML Developer
7 7 (8.64%) PHP Developer
7 7 (8.64%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 7 (8.64%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 7 (8.64%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (8.64%) PHP Zend Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) CSS
1 18 (22.22%) HTML
2 17 (20.99%) Web Services
3 11 (13.58%) CSS3
3 11 (13.58%) HTML5
4 10 (12.35%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 9 (11.11%) LAMP
5 9 (11.11%) Spring
6 7 (8.64%) CakePHP
6 7 (8.64%) Ember.js
6 7 (8.64%) jQuery
6 7 (8.64%) Laravel
6 7 (8.64%) Sass
6 7 (8.64%) Symfony
7 5 (6.17%) .NET
7 5 (6.17%) RESTful
8 4 (4.94%) J2EE
8 4 (4.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Clustering
1 3 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (70.37%) Linux
2 26 (32.10%) Windows
3 12 (14.81%) Unix
4 11 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (12.35%) CentOS
6 6 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.70%) Debian
8 2 (2.47%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.90%) DevOps
2 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (30.86%) Configuration Management
4 23 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.52%) High Availability
6 13 (16.05%) TDD
7 12 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.11%) Scrum
10 8 (9.88%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.64%) Front End Development
11 7 (8.64%) OOP
11 7 (8.64%) Presales
12 5 (6.17%) DSDM
12 5 (6.17%) ITIL
12 5 (6.17%) Project Management
12 5 (6.17%) RUP
13 4 (4.94%) Agile Project Management
13 4 (4.94%) RAD
13 4 (4.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) Python
2 36 (44.44%) Ruby
3 28 (34.57%) Java
4 23 (28.40%) Bash Shell
5 21 (25.93%) PHP
6 20 (24.69%) Perl
7 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
8 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
9 10 (12.35%) SQL
10 7 (8.64%) ES6
11 4 (4.94%) Apple Swift
11 4 (4.94%) Groovy
11 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.70%) C++
13 2 (2.47%) C
13 2 (2.47%) R
14 1 (1.23%) C#
14 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.94%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Docker
2 8 (9.88%) vSphere
3 4 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.94%) Xen
3 4 (4.94%) XenServer
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (82.72%) Puppet
2 9 (11.11%) Ansible
3 8 (9.88%) Cobbler
4 6 (7.41%) Nagios
5 5 (6.17%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.70%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.47%) StatsD
8 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.23%) Packer
8 1 (1.23%) Rundeck
8 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Red Hat
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle
2 8 (9.88%) VMware
3 7 (8.64%) Zend
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.17%) SaltStack
5 4 (4.94%) EnterpriseDB
5 4 (4.94%) New Relic
6 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.47%) Apigee
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix
7 2 (2.47%) Mashery
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