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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 126 153 156
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 45 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.53% 2.67% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
209 150 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.76% 4.85% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 142 75 102
Average salary £40,000 £40,995 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% +9.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Edinburgh +9 24 £37,500 -18.91%
Glasgow - 21 £35,000 - 2
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Opscode Chef
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 64 (98.46%) Puppet
2 47 (72.31%) Java
3 36 (55.38%) Python
4 35 (53.85%) Linux
5 27 (41.54%) DevOps
6 25 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 24 (36.92%) NoSQL
8 20 (30.77%) HTTP
8 20 (30.77%) Ruby
9 19 (29.23%) Google
9 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (26.15%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (26.15%) CFEngine
10 17 (26.15%) Relational Database
10 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
10 17 (26.15%) RDBMS
10 17 (26.15%) Web Services
10 17 (26.15%) Apache
10 17 (26.15%) C++
11 16 (24.62%) C#
12 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
12 15 (23.08%) Java EE
12 15 (23.08%) Google Compute Engine
13 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
13 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (20.00%) Automated Testing
14 13 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
15 12 (18.46%) Docker
15 12 (18.46%) Nagios

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (26.15%) Apache
2 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.77%) IIS
4 6 (9.23%) nginx
5 4 (6.15%) Jetty
5 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.62%) Alfresco
6 3 (4.62%) Node.js
6 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.08%) SugarCRM
7 2 (3.08%) Drupal
7 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.54%) Lync
8 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (23.08%) Google Compute Engine
3 13 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (12.31%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (12.31%) Heroku
4 8 (12.31%) OpenShift
5 6 (9.23%) SaaS
6 4 (6.15%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.77%) HTTP
2 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.23%) Firewall
4 5 (7.69%) Internet
5 4 (6.15%) DNS
5 4 (6.15%) SSL
5 4 (6.15%) IPsec
5 4 (6.15%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) FTP
6 2 (3.08%) LDAP
6 2 (3.08%) SNMP
7 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.54%) VPN
7 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.54%) SAN
7 1 (1.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) NoSQL
2 17 (26.15%) RDBMS
2 17 (26.15%) Relational Database
3 11 (16.92%) MySQL
4 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.15%) Pentaho
5 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.15%) Big Data
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (10.77%) Selenium
5 6 (9.23%) Subversion
6 5 (7.69%) Maven
7 4 (6.15%) Ant
7 4 (6.15%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.15%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.08%) Hudson
8 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.08%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.54%) Behat
9 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) German Language
2 4 (6.15%) Italian Language
2 4 (6.15%) Turkish Language
3 3 (4.62%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Architect
2 12 (18.46%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (16.92%) Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Java Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Development Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Deployment Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) Web Services
2 15 (23.08%) Java EE
3 7 (10.77%) .NET
4 6 (9.23%) Servlets
4 6 (9.23%) LAMP
5 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.69%) Spring
6 4 (6.15%) J2EE
6 4 (6.15%) PostGIS
7 3 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (4.62%) Django
8 2 (3.08%) jQuery
8 2 (3.08%) Middleware
8 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.54%) JAAS
9 1 (1.54%) Symfony
9 1 (1.54%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.54%) RESTful
9 1 (1.54%) HTML5
9 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) Replication
3 4 (6.15%) Blog
3 4 (6.15%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.62%) GIS
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) Wiki
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
6 1 (1.54%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.85%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) Windows
3 7 (10.77%) UNIX
3 7 (10.77%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.62%) OS/2
5 3 (4.62%) Solaris
6 2 (3.08%) AIX
6 2 (3.08%) Debian
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) DevOps
2 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (10.77%) TDD
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow
7 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Web Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.15%) Database Tuning
8 4 (6.15%) MapReduce
8 4 (6.15%) Change Control
8 4 (6.15%) User Stories
8 4 (6.15%) Scrum
8 4 (6.15%) Coaching
9 3 (4.62%) Low Latency
9 3 (4.62%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) Java
2 36 (55.38%) Python
3 20 (30.77%) Ruby
4 17 (26.15%) C++
5 16 (24.62%) C#
6 12 (18.46%) PHP
6 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
7 9 (13.85%) SQL
8 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.69%) Perl
10 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
11 3 (4.62%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) RHCE
2 5 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.54%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Docker
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) Xen
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) Gluster
4 1 (1.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 64 (98.46%) Puppet
2 17 (26.15%) CFEngine
3 12 (18.46%) Nagios
4 11 (16.92%) Ansible
5 9 (13.85%) Vagrant
6 6 (9.23%) ZABBIX
7 5 (7.69%) Cacti
7 5 (7.69%) Salt
8 4 (6.15%) Munin
9 1 (1.54%) OpenSSO
9 1 (1.54%) SCCM
9 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Google
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle
3 8 (12.31%) Sybase
3 8 (12.31%) VMware
4 6 (9.23%) New Relic
5 5 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.15%) JBoss
6 4 (6.15%) Talend
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.08%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.54%) Zend
9 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.54%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco
9 1 (1.54%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) Sun
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) Citrix
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