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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 358 349 413
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +64
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 87 85 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.85% 5.88% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 33
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% +0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,359 £44,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +16.55%
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
1794 1445 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.06% 6.55% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1178 1071
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +3 40 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Berkshire -2 16 £50,000 +13.63% 4
Oxfordshire +9 12 £48,750 +21.87% 3
Hampshire -14 5 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Sussex +5 4 £40,500 +47.27% 1
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
East Sussex -12 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £62,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 167 (87.89%) Puppet
2 142 (74.74%) Linux
3 111 (58.42%) DevOps
4 92 (48.42%) Python
5 85 (44.74%) PHP
6 83 (43.68%) Perl
7 68 (35.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 68 (35.79%) Bash Shell
8 65 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (33.68%) Red Hat
10 62 (32.63%) MySQL
11 60 (31.58%) Ruby
12 57 (30.00%) JavaScript
13 53 (27.89%) Configuration Management
14 49 (25.79%) Jenkins
14 49 (25.79%) Open Source
15 48 (25.26%) Apache
15 48 (25.26%) DNS
15 48 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (24.21%) Web Services
17 45 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
18 44 (23.16%) UNIX
18 44 (23.16%) Internet
19 32 (16.84%) Windows
19 32 (16.84%) CentOS
20 31 (16.32%) Git (software)
21 30 (15.79%) Java
21 30 (15.79%) LAMP
22 29 (15.26%) VMware
22 29 (15.26%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 48 (25.26%) Apache
2 29 (15.26%) nginx
2 29 (15.26%) Node.js
3 15 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.79%) Confluence
5 10 (5.26%) JBoss
6 7 (3.68%) IIS
7 6 (3.16%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.05%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (12.11%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (11.05%) SaaS
4 18 (9.47%) GitHub
5 12 (6.32%) IaaS
6 9 (4.74%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (3.68%) Amazon S3
7 7 (3.68%) PaaS
8 6 (3.16%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (2.63%) ElastiCache
9 5 (2.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (1.05%) Office 365
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (25.26%) DNS
2 44 (23.16%) Internet
3 29 (15.26%) HTTP
4 21 (11.05%) DHCP
5 16 (8.42%) LDAP
6 15 (7.89%) Firewall
7 11 (5.79%) SAN
7 11 (5.79%) VPN
8 10 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.16%) VLAN
10 5 (2.63%) LAN
10 5 (2.63%) WAN
11 4 (2.11%) SNMP
11 4 (2.11%) OSPF
11 4 (2.11%) BGP
11 4 (2.11%) EIGRP
12 2 (1.05%) Wireless
12 2 (1.05%) VoIP
13 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (32.63%) MySQL
2 20 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 16 (8.42%) NoSQL
3 16 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.79%) Redis
5 7 (3.68%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.53%) Big Data
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 49 (25.79%) Jenkins
2 31 (16.32%) Git (software)
3 27 (14.21%) Selenium
4 16 (8.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (6.84%) JIRA
6 11 (5.79%) Subversion
7 8 (4.21%) PhantomJS
7 8 (4.21%) CasperJS
8 6 (3.16%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.16%) RSpec
8 6 (3.16%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.63%) NUnit
9 5 (2.63%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.63%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.11%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.11%) PHPUnit
10 4 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.58%) Maven
12 2 (1.05%) Ant
12 2 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 19 (10.00%) Finance
2 15 (7.89%) Banking
3 13 (6.84%) Marketing
4 8 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.11%) Advertising
7 3 (1.58%) Retail
7 3 (1.58%) Electronics
7 3 (1.58%) Legal
7 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (28.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (21.58%) Systems Administrator
3 39 (20.53%) Linux Administrator
4 37 (19.47%) Administrator
5 36 (18.95%) Developer
6 23 (12.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (8.95%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (8.42%) DevOps Specialist
9 15 (7.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 14 (7.37%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (6.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 10 (5.26%) Consultant
13 9 (4.74%) C# Developer
13 9 (4.74%) Software Engineer
14 8 (4.21%) Web Developer
14 8 (4.21%) Senior Developer
15 7 (3.68%) Technical Consultant
15 7 (3.68%) .NET Developer
15 7 (3.68%) UNIX Consultant
15 7 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.21%) Web Services
2 30 (15.79%) LAMP
3 24 (12.63%) HTML
3 24 (12.63%) CSS
4 21 (11.05%) .NET
5 17 (8.95%) AngularJS
6 15 (7.89%) REST
7 14 (7.37%) jQuery
8 12 (6.32%) HTML5
9 11 (5.79%) CSS3
10 8 (4.21%) Yii
10 8 (4.21%) YAML
10 8 (4.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 8 (4.21%) Symfony
10 8 (4.21%) STL
11 7 (3.68%) WCF
11 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.16%) WPF
12 6 (3.16%) Silverlight
12 6 (3.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.79%) Open Source
2 10 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.16%) Social Media
4 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.16%) Clustering
4 6 (3.16%) HACMP
5 5 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.63%) Blog
5 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.11%) Xbox
6 4 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.58%) DTV
8 2 (1.05%) PKI
9 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 142 (74.74%) Linux
2 68 (35.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 44 (23.16%) UNIX
4 32 (16.84%) Windows
4 32 (16.84%) CentOS
5 16 (8.42%) Solaris
5 16 (8.42%) Ubuntu
6 15 (7.89%) AIX
7 7 (3.68%) FreeBSD
7 7 (3.68%) SUSE
8 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.05%) SELinux
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) Debian
10 1 (0.53%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.53%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (58.42%) DevOps
2 65 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (27.89%) Configuration Management
4 48 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (11.58%) Information Assurance
5 22 (11.58%) Mentoring
6 21 (11.05%) OO
7 20 (10.53%) MVC
8 19 (10.00%) TDD
8 19 (10.00%) BDD
9 17 (8.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (7.89%) Web Development
11 13 (6.84%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.84%) ITIL
12 12 (6.32%) Load Balancing
13 11 (5.79%) Scrum
13 11 (5.79%) SOA
13 11 (5.79%) Software Architecture
14 10 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 92 (48.42%) Python
2 85 (44.74%) PHP
3 83 (43.68%) Perl
4 68 (35.79%) Bash Shell
5 60 (31.58%) Ruby
6 57 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 30 (15.79%) Java
8 22 (11.58%) C++
9 17 (8.95%) C#
10 16 (8.42%) Shell Script
10 16 (8.42%) PowerShell
11 14 (7.37%) C
12 11 (5.79%) SQL
13 2 (1.05%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.53%) R
14 1 (0.53%) PHP5
14 1 (0.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (4.74%) Degree
2 5 (2.63%) CCNA
2 5 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.11%) CCNP
4 2 (1.05%) RHCE
4 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.05%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.53%) CISSP
5 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) QA
System Software
1 28 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.32%) NFS
2 12 (6.32%) KVM
3 6 (3.16%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (3.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (2.63%) Postfix
5 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.11%) Samba
5 4 (2.11%) XenServer
6 1 (0.53%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.53%) Docker
6 1 (0.53%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 167 (87.89%) Puppet
2 22 (11.58%) Vagrant
3 21 (11.05%) Nagios
4 15 (7.89%) Ansible
5 11 (5.79%) logstash
5 11 (5.79%) OpenView
5 11 (5.79%) NetBackup
5 11 (5.79%) Control-M
6 10 (5.26%) Cacti
6 10 (5.26%) Salt
7 8 (4.21%) Capistrano
8 6 (3.16%) ZABBIX
8 6 (3.16%) collectd
8 6 (3.16%) StatsD
9 5 (2.63%) Graylog2
9 5 (2.63%) Icinga
9 5 (2.63%) Ganglia
9 5 (2.63%) Munin
9 5 (2.63%) Netcool
10 4 (2.11%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 64 (33.68%) Red Hat
2 29 (15.26%) VMware
3 20 (10.53%) Oracle
4 12 (6.32%) Veritas
5 11 (5.79%) IBM
5 11 (5.79%) Sun
5 11 (5.79%) HP
5 11 (5.79%) Dell
5 11 (5.79%) Citrix
6 10 (5.26%) Rackspace
7 8 (4.21%) Cisco
7 8 (4.21%) Zend
8 7 (3.68%) New Relic
8 7 (3.68%) Percona
9 6 (3.16%) Splunk
9 6 (3.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.63%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.11%) SaltStack
11 4 (2.11%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.11%) SolarWinds
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Posted: Yesterday
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