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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 339 336 401
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +65
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 99 92 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.90% 6.86% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 62 85 39
Average salary £52,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £62,300 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.65% +10.00%
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
1679 1342 1354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.79% 6.34% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1088 1111
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Surrey 0 36 £59,000 +18.00% 4
Berkshire -4 21 £48,750 +10.79% 1
Oxfordshire +16 16 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Hampshire -12 9 £60,000 +41.17% 3
West Sussex +3 5 £41,000 +49.09% 1
East Sussex -15 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Kent - 3 £57,500 -
Middlesex +3 2 £51,500 -14.16% 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 173 (83.17%) Puppet
2 163 (78.37%) Linux
3 114 (54.81%) DevOps
4 104 (50.00%) Python
5 98 (47.12%) Perl
6 90 (43.27%) PHP
7 85 (40.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 79 (37.98%) Bash Shell
9 76 (36.54%) MySQL
10 75 (36.06%) Red Hat
11 69 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (29.33%) Ruby
13 57 (27.40%) Apache
13 57 (27.40%) DNS
14 55 (26.44%) JavaScript
14 55 (26.44%) Configuration Management
15 51 (24.52%) Web Services
15 51 (24.52%) Amazon AWS
16 48 (23.08%) UNIX
16 48 (23.08%) Open Source
17 47 (22.60%) Internet
18 46 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (21.63%) Jenkins
20 42 (20.19%) Windows
21 36 (17.31%) HTTP
22 35 (16.83%) nginx
23 33 (15.87%) CentOS
24 30 (14.42%) VMware
25 29 (13.94%) VMware Infrastructure
25 29 (13.94%) Amazon EC2

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 57 (27.40%) Apache
2 35 (16.83%) nginx
3 24 (11.54%) Node.js
4 13 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.77%) IIS
5 12 (5.77%) Confluence
6 8 (3.85%) JBoss
7 6 (2.88%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.96%) Drupal
8 2 (0.96%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (24.52%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (13.94%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (9.62%) SaaS
4 18 (8.65%) GitHub
5 16 (7.69%) Amazon S3
6 11 (5.29%) IaaS
7 10 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.37%) PaaS
9 5 (2.40%) ElastiCache
9 5 (2.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (1.44%) Office 365
11 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (0.96%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (27.40%) DNS
2 47 (22.60%) Internet
3 36 (17.31%) HTTP
4 24 (11.54%) DHCP
5 19 (9.13%) LDAP
5 19 (9.13%) Firewall
6 18 (8.65%) TCP/IP
7 12 (5.77%) SAN
8 10 (4.81%) VPN
9 6 (2.88%) LAN
9 6 (2.88%) WAN
10 5 (2.40%) VLAN
11 4 (1.92%) OpenVPN
11 4 (1.92%) VoIP
11 4 (1.92%) SNMP
11 4 (1.92%) SSL
11 4 (1.92%) OSPF
11 4 (1.92%) BGP
11 4 (1.92%) EIGRP
12 3 (1.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (36.54%) MySQL
2 19 (9.13%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.21%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.21%) Redis
3 15 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.29%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (4.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.48%) HBase
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (21.63%) Jenkins
2 25 (12.02%) Selenium
3 23 (11.06%) Git (software)
4 18 (8.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (6.73%) Subversion
6 13 (6.25%) JIRA
7 7 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.88%) RSpec
8 6 (2.88%) PhantomJS
8 6 (2.88%) CasperJS
9 5 (2.40%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.40%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.40%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.40%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.40%) Ant
9 5 (2.40%) NUnit
10 4 (1.92%) Maven
10 4 (1.92%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.92%) Hudson
10 4 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (9.13%) Finance
2 16 (7.69%) Banking
3 11 (5.29%) Marketing
4 7 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.92%) Legal
7 3 (1.44%) Advertising
7 3 (1.44%) Retail
8 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.96%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (24.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 47 (22.60%) Administrator
3 47 (22.60%) Linux Administrator
4 37 (17.79%) Developer
5 27 (12.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 20 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 13 (6.25%) DevOps Specialist
9 12 (5.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.81%) Software Engineer
10 10 (4.81%) Consultant
11 9 (4.33%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.33%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
13 7 (3.37%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (2.88%) UNIX Consultant
14 6 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (24.52%) Web Services
2 25 (12.02%) .NET
3 24 (11.54%) LAMP
4 22 (10.58%) HTML
4 22 (10.58%) AngularJS
5 21 (10.10%) CSS
6 14 (6.73%) REST
7 12 (5.77%) jQuery
8 10 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (4.33%) CSS3
9 9 (4.33%) HTML5
10 8 (3.85%) Yii
10 8 (3.85%) Symfony
11 6 (2.88%) WCF
11 6 (2.88%) YAML
11 6 (2.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (2.88%) STL
11 6 (2.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.08%) Open Source
2 12 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.81%) Clustering
4 10 (4.81%) HACMP
5 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.40%) Social Media
6 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.40%) Blog
7 4 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.92%) Xbox
8 2 (0.96%) DTV
8 2 (0.96%) PKI
9 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.48%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 163 (78.37%) Linux
2 85 (40.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 48 (23.08%) UNIX
4 42 (20.19%) Windows
5 33 (15.87%) CentOS
6 19 (9.13%) Solaris
7 18 (8.65%) AIX
7 18 (8.65%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.85%) FreeBSD
9 7 (3.37%) SUSE
10 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.92%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.44%) Android
12 1 (0.48%) Debian
12 1 (0.48%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (54.81%) DevOps
2 69 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (26.44%) Configuration Management
4 46 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (13.46%) TDD
6 25 (12.02%) Information Assurance
6 25 (12.02%) BDD
7 23 (11.06%) Mentoring
8 22 (10.58%) MVC
9 20 (9.62%) Software Engineering
10 19 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (8.65%) OO
12 13 (6.25%) Scrum
13 12 (5.77%) ITIL
14 11 (5.29%) SOA
14 11 (5.29%) Project Management
14 11 (5.29%) Performance Analysis
14 11 (5.29%) Web Development
14 11 (5.29%) Load Balancing
15 10 (4.81%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 104 (50.00%) Python
2 98 (47.12%) Perl
3 90 (43.27%) PHP
4 79 (37.98%) Bash Shell
5 61 (29.33%) Ruby
6 55 (26.44%) JavaScript
7 28 (13.46%) Java
8 23 (11.06%) Shell Script
9 21 (10.10%) C#
10 18 (8.65%) C++
10 18 (8.65%) PowerShell
11 16 (7.69%) SQL
12 10 (4.81%) C
13 3 (1.44%) Groovy
14 2 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.48%) R
15 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (4.81%) Degree
2 5 (2.40%) CCNA
2 5 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.92%) CCNP
4 3 (1.44%) RHCE
4 3 (1.44%) RHCSA
5 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 29 (13.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.21%) NFS
3 14 (6.73%) KVM
4 11 (5.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (4.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (2.40%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.40%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.40%) Postfix
7 4 (1.92%) Samba
7 4 (1.92%) XenServer
8 1 (0.48%) vSphere
8 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.48%) Docker
8 1 (0.48%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 173 (83.17%) Puppet
2 28 (13.46%) Nagios
3 20 (9.62%) Vagrant
4 14 (6.73%) logstash
5 13 (6.25%) NetBackup
6 12 (5.77%) Control-M
6 12 (5.77%) OpenView
6 12 (5.77%) Ansible
7 11 (5.29%) Salt
8 9 (4.33%) Cacti
9 7 (3.37%) ZABBIX
10 6 (2.88%) collectd
10 6 (2.88%) StatsD
10 6 (2.88%) Graphite
11 5 (2.40%) Graylog2
11 5 (2.40%) Ganglia
11 5 (2.40%) Munin
11 5 (2.40%) Zenoss
12 4 (1.92%) Netcool
12 4 (1.92%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 75 (36.06%) Red Hat
2 30 (14.42%) VMware
3 20 (9.62%) Oracle
4 16 (7.69%) Veritas
5 12 (5.77%) IBM
5 12 (5.77%) Sun
5 12 (5.77%) HP
5 12 (5.77%) Dell
5 12 (5.77%) Citrix
6 8 (3.85%) Zend
6 8 (3.85%) Cisco
6 8 (3.85%) Percona
7 7 (3.37%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.88%) Rackspace
8 6 (2.88%) New Relic
9 5 (2.40%) Splunk
9 5 (2.40%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.92%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.92%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.92%) ServiceNow
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