The first table below looks at the demand for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 65 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 6 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.95% 2.10% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.17% 38.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 14
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
59 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.38% 5.42% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 56 27 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,685 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
Opscode Chef
South Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Sheffield

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) IIS
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Nagios
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Debian
3 7 (53.85%) JBoss
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) LDAP
3 7 (53.85%) HTTP
3 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Perl
3 7 (53.85%) VLAN
3 7 (53.85%) Xen
3 7 (53.85%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (53.85%) qmail
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (61.54%) IIS
2 7 (53.85%) Apache
2 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
2 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) LDAP
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
1 7 (53.85%) VLAN
1 7 (53.85%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 7 (53.85%) TeamCity
3 7 (53.85%) Hudson
4 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
4 6 (46.15%) RSpec
5 5 (38.46%) PhoneGap
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Backbone.js
3 5 (38.46%) Ember.js
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Debian
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
1 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) CoffeeScript
3 5 (38.46%) RubyMotion
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
1 7 (53.85%) Xen
1 7 (53.85%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Nagios
1 7 (53.85%) Pingdom
2 5 (38.46%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) JBoss
1 7 (53.85%) New Relic
2 5 (38.46%) Facebook
2 5 (38.46%) Twitter