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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 64 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.53% 0.95% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.21% 16.07% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 7
Average salary £90,000 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
39 56 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.44% 5.88% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 53 47
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (100.00%) Open Source
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (94.12%) GitHub
2 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) Percona
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Cacti
3 1 (5.88%) nginx

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (94.12%) GitHub
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (94.12%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.88%) Percona