The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 54 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 23 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.11% 0.44% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.82% 12.50% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Average salary £54,000 £75,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +48.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +3.24%
Opscode Chef
Oxfordshire

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

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
68 32 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.19% 3.49% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 80
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Oxford

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Oxford

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (62.96%) Linux
3 16 (59.26%) Puppet
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) DevOps
5 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
6 13 (48.15%) Ruby
7 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (37.04%) MySQL
7 10 (37.04%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) Python
8 9 (33.33%) GitHub
9 8 (29.63%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (29.63%) CentOS
9 8 (29.63%) Perl
10 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (22.22%) Android
11 6 (22.22%) RESTful
11 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
11 6 (22.22%) Android Development
11 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
11 6 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
12 5 (18.52%) TDD
12 5 (18.52%) Debian
12 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (18.52%) PHP
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) CSS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (14.81%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (33.33%) GitHub
3 8 (29.63%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (18.52%) Amazon S3
4 5 (18.52%) AWS OpsWorks
5 4 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (14.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
1 11 (40.74%) Full Stack Developer
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (29.63%) Administrator
4 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (22.22%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) Sinatra
3 5 (18.52%) Sass
3 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 5 (18.52%) Padrino
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) CentOS
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 6 (22.22%) Android
5 5 (18.52%) Debian
5 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Android Development
3 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) BDD
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
3 13 (48.15%) Ruby
4 10 (37.04%) Python
5 8 (29.63%) Perl
6 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Groovy
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) HP