The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 128 118 166
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +48
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 25 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 1.36% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 20.90% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 5
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Opscode Chef
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
175 201 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.88% 6.53% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 112 129 112
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 Scotland

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 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
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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
Glasgow -20 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Edinburgh -8 12 £47,500 - 1
Opscode Chef
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 56 (80.00%) Puppet
2 47 (67.14%) Linux
3 46 (65.71%) DevOps
4 40 (57.14%) Java
5 38 (54.29%) Configuration Management
6 37 (52.86%) Finance
7 36 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (48.57%) Python
9 26 (37.14%) Degree
10 25 (35.71%) Banking
11 24 (34.29%) Ansible
12 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
13 22 (31.43%) Network Design
13 22 (31.43%) Jenkins
14 20 (28.57%) Ruby
14 20 (28.57%) JBoss
15 19 (27.14%) Windows
16 18 (25.71%) Docker
16 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (24.29%) MySQL
17 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
18 15 (21.43%) Middleware
18 15 (21.43%) Maven
18 15 (21.43%) PaaS
18 15 (21.43%) IaaS
18 15 (21.43%) Microservices
19 14 (20.00%) QA
19 14 (20.00%) PowerShell

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 20 (28.57%) JBoss
2 8 (11.43%) Apache
2 8 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.29%) Drupal
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (21.43%) IaaS
3 15 (21.43%) PaaS
4 9 (12.86%) DigitalOcean
4 9 (12.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.43%) Engine Yard
5 1 (1.43%) Office 365
5 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) DNS
2 5 (7.14%) DHCP
3 3 (4.29%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.29%) InfiniBand
3 3 (4.29%) LDAP
3 3 (4.29%) SNMP
4 2 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.43%) HTTP
5 1 (1.43%) NAS
5 1 (1.43%) SAN
5 1 (1.43%) SSL
5 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) MySQL
2 12 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.29%) Big Data
5 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.29%) Redis
5 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 15 (21.43%) Maven
3 13 (18.57%) Ant
3 13 (18.57%) Selenium
4 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 9 (12.86%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.71%) MSBuild
6 4 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.29%) Hudson
7 3 (4.29%) JIRA
7 3 (4.29%) Trac
8 1 (1.43%) Gradle
8 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.43%) WinDbg
General
1 37 (52.86%) Finance
2 25 (35.71%) Banking
3 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) QA Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Administrator
4 11 (15.71%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
6 9 (12.86%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) DevOps Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.29%) Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Information Security Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Information Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Security Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Information Security Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) Middleware
2 12 (17.14%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) LAMP
3 3 (4.29%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (4.29%) REST
4 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.86%) jBPM
4 2 (2.86%) Spring
4 2 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Replication
2 4 (5.71%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.29%) Grid Computing
3 3 (4.29%) Health Informatics
3 3 (4.29%) Informatics
3 3 (4.29%) Life Science
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
4 2 (2.86%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (67.14%) Linux
2 19 (27.14%) Windows
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.71%) Unix
5 4 (5.71%) VMS
6 3 (4.29%) CentOS
6 3 (4.29%) Debian
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) DevOps
2 38 (54.29%) Configuration Management
3 36 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (31.43%) Network Design
6 15 (21.43%) Microservices
7 13 (18.57%) Regression Testing
7 13 (18.57%) Scrum
7 13 (18.57%) SDLC
7 13 (18.57%) SOA
7 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
7 13 (18.57%) Test Scripting
7 13 (18.57%) Web Testing
8 12 (17.14%) High Availability
9 7 (10.00%) Open Source
10 5 (7.14%) Analytics
10 5 (7.14%) ITIL
10 5 (7.14%) Workflow
11 4 (5.71%) Service Management
11 4 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) Java
2 34 (48.57%) Python
3 20 (28.57%) Ruby
4 14 (20.00%) Perl
4 14 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (18.57%) Bash Shell
5 13 (18.57%) SQL
6 4 (5.71%) C#
6 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.86%) Clojure
8 1 (1.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) RHCE
3 3 (4.29%) MCSE
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Docker
2 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.29%) GPFS
4 3 (4.29%) zsh
5 2 (2.86%) Xen
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.43%) XenApp
6 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 56 (80.00%) Puppet
2 24 (34.29%) Ansible
3 11 (15.71%) Nagios
4 4 (5.71%) Capistrano
4 4 (5.71%) SCCM
5 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (2.86%) Salt
7 1 (1.43%) Graphite
7 1 (1.43%) Icinga
7 1 (1.43%) Munin
7 1 (1.43%) Packer
7 1 (1.43%) SCOM
7 1 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Google
2 9 (12.86%) Rackspace
3 8 (11.43%) VMware
4 7 (10.00%) New Relic
5 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco
6 4 (5.71%) IBM
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle
7 3 (4.29%) Brocade
7 3 (4.29%) Dell
7 3 (4.29%) Opsware
7 3 (4.29%) Remedy
8 2 (2.86%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.86%) F5
8 2 (2.86%) HP
8 2 (2.86%) Perforce
8 2 (2.86%) SAP
9 1 (1.43%) CA
9 1 (1.43%) Citrix
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Posted: 4 days ago
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