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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 117 155 145
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 38 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.25% 0.42% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.88% 10.96% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
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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
182 146 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.97% 3.80% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 126 94 105
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +26 25 £46,250 +28.47% 5
Glasgow +15 13 £45,000 -5.26% 2
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 79 (98.75%) Puppet
2 64 (80.00%) Linux
3 59 (73.75%) Python
4 49 (61.25%) Java
5 45 (56.25%) Finance
6 42 (52.50%) Configuration Management
7 36 (45.00%) DevOps
8 32 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
9 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 28 (35.00%) Degree
11 27 (33.75%) Ruby
11 27 (33.75%) Web Services
12 22 (27.50%) Telecoms
12 22 (27.50%) Banking
13 21 (26.25%) Nagios
14 19 (23.75%) Amazon EC2
15 16 (20.00%) VMware
15 16 (20.00%) Munin
15 16 (20.00%) Graphite
16 14 (17.50%) Scrum
16 14 (17.50%) Windows
17 12 (15.00%) Jenkins
18 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (12.50%) Selenium
19 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
19 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
19 10 (12.50%) SDLC
20 9 (11.25%) Black-Box Testing
20 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
20 9 (11.25%) QA

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (10.00%) JBoss
1 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.75%) Apache
3 4 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (23.75%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.25%) SaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) HTTP
2 8 (10.00%) SNMP
3 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.75%) DNS
3 7 (8.75%) SMTP
3 7 (8.75%) SAN
3 7 (8.75%) Firewall
4 6 (7.50%) NAS
5 3 (3.75%) LDAP
5 3 (3.75%) SSL
6 1 (1.25%) Network Security
6 1 (1.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) Big Data
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.50%) Selenium
3 9 (11.25%) Ant
4 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.75%) InstallShield
5 3 (3.75%) Subversion
5 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.25%) Maven
General
1 45 (56.25%) Finance
2 22 (27.50%) Telecoms
2 22 (27.50%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (21.25%) Developer
3 9 (11.25%) QA Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (8.75%) Administrator
4 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Python Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.25%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (1.25%) DevOps Administrator
8 1 (1.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.25%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.25%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) Web Services
2 6 (7.50%) X-Windows
3 5 (6.25%) .NET
4 3 (3.75%) Backbone.js
4 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.50%) HTML
5 2 (2.50%) XML
5 2 (2.50%) Middleware
6 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.25%) Spring
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.25%) jQuery
6 1 (1.25%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.50%) Social Media
2 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.25%) Xbox
3 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 64 (80.00%) Linux
2 14 (17.50%) Windows
3 6 (7.50%) UNIX
4 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.75%) CentOS
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) Configuration Management
2 36 (45.00%) DevOps
3 14 (17.50%) Scrum
4 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.50%) SDLC
5 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.25%) Black-Box Testing
6 9 (11.25%) TDD
6 9 (11.25%) Web Testing
6 9 (11.25%) Test Scripting
6 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.75%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) Python
2 49 (61.25%) Java
3 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (33.75%) Ruby
5 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
6 8 (10.00%) Perl
7 5 (6.25%) SQL
8 2 (2.50%) PHP
8 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.75%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.75%) Docker
4 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 79 (98.75%) Puppet
2 21 (26.25%) Nagios
3 16 (20.00%) Munin
3 16 (20.00%) Graphite
4 8 (10.00%) Ansible
5 7 (8.75%) Capistrano
6 2 (2.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) VMware
2 6 (7.50%) Veritas
3 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.25%) F5
3 5 (6.25%) Splunk
4 3 (3.75%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.75%) Perforce
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Talend
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