The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 293 323 405
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +82
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 148 98 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.47% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.42% 8.09% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 102 90 27
Average salary £58,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Opscode Chef
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1571 1211 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.58% 5.85% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 948 979
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in the South East

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in the South East

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Berkshire +6 41 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Surrey -14 39 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Oxfordshire +19 27 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Hampshire +4 21 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Kent - 8 £59,500 - 1
East Sussex - 6 £51,250 -
Middlesex +10 3 £51,500 -26.42%
West Sussex -3 3 £47,500 +72.72%
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 186 (80.52%) Linux
2 172 (74.46%) Puppet
3 125 (54.11%) Python
4 118 (51.08%) DevOps
5 107 (46.32%) Perl
6 98 (42.42%) MySQL
7 94 (40.69%) PHP
8 90 (38.96%) Bash Shell
9 87 (37.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 84 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 81 (35.06%) Amazon AWS
12 77 (33.33%) Red Hat
13 75 (32.47%) JavaScript
14 68 (29.44%) Configuration Management
15 64 (27.71%) Web Services
16 63 (27.27%) Apache
17 58 (25.11%) Ruby
18 56 (24.24%) DNS
18 56 (24.24%) Windows
19 55 (23.81%) Jenkins
20 50 (21.65%) Internet
20 50 (21.65%) UNIX
20 50 (21.65%) TDD
21 49 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (20.78%) Open Source
23 44 (19.05%) AngularJS
24 43 (18.61%) Amazon EC2
25 42 (18.18%) nginx
26 41 (17.75%) VMware
26 41 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 63 (27.27%) Apache
2 42 (18.18%) nginx
3 19 (8.23%) Node.js
3 19 (8.23%) IIS
4 12 (5.19%) Confluence
5 8 (3.46%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.30%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.87%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.87%) Drupal
8 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.87%) JBoss
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (1.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (35.06%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (18.61%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (16.02%) Amazon S3
4 29 (12.55%) GitHub
5 11 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (2.60%) SaaS
8 3 (1.30%) Office 365
8 3 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (24.24%) DNS
2 50 (21.65%) Internet
3 38 (16.45%) HTTP
4 23 (9.96%) Firewall
5 21 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 20 (8.66%) LDAP
6 20 (8.66%) DHCP
7 11 (4.76%) SSL
7 11 (4.76%) LAN
7 11 (4.76%) WAN
7 11 (4.76%) OpenVPN
8 8 (3.46%) Network Security
8 8 (3.46%) VPN
9 7 (3.03%) SAN
9 7 (3.03%) OSPF
9 7 (3.03%) BGP
9 7 (3.03%) EIGRP
9 7 (3.03%) SSH
10 6 (2.60%) VoIP
11 4 (1.73%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (42.42%) MySQL
2 27 (11.69%) MongoDB
3 26 (11.26%) NoSQL
4 23 (9.96%) Redis
5 21 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
6 20 (8.66%) Relational Database
7 17 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (4.33%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (3.03%) Big Data
10 4 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.87%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.87%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.87%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 55 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 21 (9.09%) Subversion
2 21 (9.09%) Selenium
3 17 (7.36%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.63%) JIRA
5 9 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.46%) Hudson
7 7 (3.03%) Ant
8 6 (2.60%) Maven
8 6 (2.60%) PhantomJS
8 6 (2.60%) CasperJS
9 5 (2.16%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.16%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.73%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.73%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.73%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.73%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.30%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 11 (4.76%) Finance
1 11 (4.76%) Banking
2 5 (2.16%) Electronics
3 4 (1.73%) Games
3 4 (1.73%) Investment Banking
3 4 (1.73%) Marketing
4 2 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (24.24%) Developer
2 53 (22.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (20.78%) Administrator
4 47 (20.35%) Linux Administrator
5 43 (18.61%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (10.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 22 (9.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 19 (8.23%) Systems Engineer
9 17 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.76%) Junior
12 11 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.76%) Linux Support
12 11 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
13 9 (3.90%) Lead Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.90%) UNIX Administrator
13 9 (3.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 8 (3.46%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (27.71%) Web Services
2 44 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 34 (14.72%) .NET
4 33 (14.29%) HTML
5 31 (13.42%) CSS
6 19 (8.23%) LAMP
7 18 (7.79%) REST
8 16 (6.93%) Sass
8 16 (6.93%) Padrino
8 16 (6.93%) jQuery
9 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (6.06%) Yii
10 14 (6.06%) Symfony
11 13 (5.63%) HTML5
12 10 (4.33%) ASP.NET
12 10 (4.33%) CSS3
12 10 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (3.90%) RESTful
14 8 (3.46%) Sinatra
14 8 (3.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.78%) Open Source
2 25 (10.82%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.19%) HACMP
3 12 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.76%) Clustering
5 10 (4.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.30%) Wiki
7 3 (1.30%) Blog
8 2 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.87%) Xbox
8 2 (0.87%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.87%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (0.87%) User Experience
8 2 (0.87%) CMDB
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) DTV
9 1 (0.43%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 186 (80.52%) Linux
2 87 (37.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 56 (24.24%) Windows
4 50 (21.65%) UNIX
5 30 (12.99%) CentOS
6 23 (9.96%) Ubuntu
7 14 (6.06%) Solaris
8 12 (5.19%) AIX
9 11 (4.76%) Amazon Linux
10 10 (4.33%) Android
10 10 (4.33%) Apple iOS
11 8 (3.46%) FreeBSD
12 7 (3.03%) Debian
13 4 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.73%) SUSE
14 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.43%) OpenBSD
15 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (51.08%) DevOps
2 84 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (29.44%) Configuration Management
4 50 (21.65%) TDD
5 49 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (16.45%) BDD
7 35 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 34 (14.72%) MVC
9 21 (9.09%) Information Assurance
10 20 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (7.79%) OO
12 17 (7.36%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (6.49%) Mobile Application Development
15 13 (5.63%) Incident Management
16 12 (5.19%) Scrum
16 12 (5.19%) Performance Analysis
16 12 (5.19%) Software Architecture
17 10 (4.33%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (4.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 125 (54.11%) Python
2 107 (46.32%) Perl
3 94 (40.69%) PHP
4 90 (38.96%) Bash Shell
5 75 (32.47%) JavaScript
6 58 (25.11%) Ruby
7 30 (12.99%) SQL
8 27 (11.69%) C#
9 24 (10.39%) Shell Script
10 23 (9.96%) Java
11 20 (8.66%) PowerShell
12 18 (7.79%) C++
13 14 (6.06%) Groovy
14 5 (2.16%) C
15 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.43%) XPath
16 1 (0.43%) XQuery
16 1 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (4.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) CCNA
2 5 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.16%) RHCSA
3 4 (1.73%) CCNP
3 4 (1.73%) RHCE
3 4 (1.73%) VCP4
4 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.87%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 41 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.36%) KVM
3 13 (5.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 13 (5.63%) NFS
4 12 (5.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (3.03%) Samba
5 7 (3.03%) Postfix
5 7 (3.03%) XenServer
6 5 (2.16%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.73%) Docker
8 1 (0.43%) Ceph
8 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.43%) Xen
8 1 (0.43%) vSphere
8 1 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 172 (74.46%) Puppet
2 39 (16.88%) Nagios
3 16 (6.93%) logstash
4 14 (6.06%) Vagrant
5 10 (4.33%) NetBackup
6 9 (3.90%) ZABBIX
6 9 (3.90%) Salt
7 7 (3.03%) Ansible
7 7 (3.03%) OpenView
7 7 (3.03%) Control-M
8 6 (2.60%) Zenoss
9 4 (1.73%) CFEngine
9 4 (1.73%) Netcool
9 4 (1.73%) Cacti
9 4 (1.73%) Icinga
10 3 (1.30%) Check_MK
10 3 (1.30%) collectd
10 3 (1.30%) Graphite
11 2 (0.87%) StatsD
11 2 (0.87%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 77 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 41 (17.75%) VMware
3 15 (6.49%) Citrix
4 14 (6.06%) Veritas
4 14 (6.06%) Zend
5 13 (5.63%) Oracle
6 8 (3.46%) HP
6 8 (3.46%) Cisco
6 8 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (3.46%) Percona
7 7 (3.03%) IBM
7 7 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.03%) Sun
7 7 (3.03%) Dell
8 6 (2.60%) Symantec
8 6 (2.60%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.60%) New Relic
9 4 (1.73%) Splunk
10 3 (1.30%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.30%) ServiceNow
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 15 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + Shares Option Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, UK or Bristol, UK
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago