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 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 268 361 396
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +35
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 183 96 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.42% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.94% 6.41% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 133 87 36
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1533 1497 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.37% 6.52% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1177 1078
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 May 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 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
Berkshire +21 41 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Hampshire +36 39 £56,250 +25.00% 8
Surrey +13 35 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Oxfordshire +16 23 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Buckinghamshire - 22 £45,000 -
Kent +17 14 £65,000 +13.04% 3
East Sussex +3 4 £65,000 +30.00% 1
West Sussex - 2 £66,250 -
Home Counties - 2 £67,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £105,000 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 248 (75.38%) Linux
2 246 (74.77%) Puppet
3 180 (54.71%) DevOps
4 173 (52.58%) Python
5 160 (48.63%) Amazon AWS
6 152 (46.20%) MySQL
7 142 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (39.51%) Perl
9 107 (32.52%) Ruby
10 104 (31.61%) Jenkins
11 103 (31.31%) Bash Shell
12 101 (30.70%) PHP
12 101 (30.70%) JavaScript
13 95 (28.88%) Web Services
13 95 (28.88%) Configuration Management
14 85 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 82 (24.92%) Windows
16 78 (23.71%) TDD
17 75 (22.80%) Continuous Integration
18 68 (20.67%) Red Hat
19 66 (20.06%) .NET
20 63 (19.15%) Apache
21 62 (18.84%) Nagios
22 61 (18.54%) SQL
23 60 (18.24%) C#
23 60 (18.24%) Open Source
24 59 (17.93%) Java
25 58 (17.63%) NoSQL
26 57 (17.33%) UNIX
27 56 (17.02%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (19.15%) Apache
2 35 (10.64%) IIS
3 31 (9.42%) nginx
4 26 (7.90%) Node.js
5 19 (5.78%) Tomcat
6 17 (5.17%) JBoss
7 10 (3.04%) NServiceBus
8 9 (2.74%) Confluence
9 8 (2.43%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.52%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (1.22%) Liferay
13 3 (0.91%) MediaWiki
13 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.61%) Eucalyptus
14 2 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 160 (48.63%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (12.46%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (11.55%) Amazon S3
4 33 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (8.51%) GitHub
6 15 (4.56%) AWS OpsWorks
6 15 (4.56%) SaaS
7 13 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (3.65%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (3.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 12 (3.65%) Amazon ELB
9 8 (2.43%) Amazon Glacier
9 8 (2.43%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.61%) IaaS
11 2 (0.61%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.61%) CodePlex
11 2 (0.61%) Office 365
11 2 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (13.07%) Internet
2 38 (11.55%) DNS
3 32 (9.73%) TCP/IP
4 31 (9.42%) Firewall
5 21 (6.38%) HTTP
6 18 (5.47%) LDAP
7 12 (3.65%) DHCP
7 12 (3.65%) SSL
7 12 (3.65%) OpenVPN
8 11 (3.34%) LAN
8 11 (3.34%) WAN
9 10 (3.04%) AMQP
9 10 (3.04%) SSH
10 9 (2.74%) SAN
10 9 (2.74%) VPN
11 7 (2.13%) Network Security
12 6 (1.82%) VoIP
13 4 (1.22%) IPsec
14 3 (0.91%) IPv6
14 3 (0.91%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (46.20%) MySQL
2 58 (17.63%) NoSQL
3 51 (15.50%) MongoDB
4 39 (11.85%) Redis
5 32 (9.73%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (9.42%) SQL Server
7 23 (6.99%) Amazon RDS
8 20 (6.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (5.78%) Relational Database
10 12 (3.65%) Big Data
11 11 (3.34%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (3.04%) Event Store
13 9 (2.74%) Couchbase
13 9 (2.74%) RavenDB
13 9 (2.74%) CouchDB
14 8 (2.43%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (2.13%) MariaDB
16 6 (1.82%) Hadoop
16 6 (1.82%) RDBMS
17 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 104 (31.61%) Jenkins
2 41 (12.46%) Subversion
2 41 (12.46%) Git (software)
3 26 (7.90%) Selenium
4 18 (5.47%) Hudson
4 18 (5.47%) TeamCity
5 16 (4.86%) JIRA
6 15 (4.56%) ReSharper
7 12 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (3.65%) Visual Studio
7 12 (3.65%) Mercurial
8 10 (3.04%) PHPUnit
8 10 (3.04%) Ant
9 9 (2.74%) JSUnit
10 8 (2.43%) Maven
10 8 (2.43%) NCrunch
11 7 (2.13%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.13%) JUnit
11 7 (2.13%) NUnit
12 4 (1.22%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (7.90%) Finance
2 16 (4.86%) Electronics
3 9 (2.74%) Banking
4 8 (2.43%) Retail
4 8 (2.43%) Marketing
5 7 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.52%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 109 (33.13%) Developer
2 74 (22.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (14.59%) Administrator
4 43 (13.07%) Systems Administrator
5 39 (11.85%) Linux Administrator
6 30 (9.12%) Full Stack Developer
7 27 (8.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 25 (7.60%) Linux Engineer
9 22 (6.69%) Web Developer
10 20 (6.08%) Software Engineer
11 19 (5.78%) .NET Developer
11 19 (5.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 18 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (5.47%) C# Developer
13 14 (4.26%) Support Engineer
14 13 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
14 13 (3.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 12 (3.65%) Linux Support Engineer
15 12 (3.65%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (28.88%) Web Services
2 66 (20.06%) .NET
3 56 (17.02%) AngularJS
4 52 (15.81%) HTML
5 46 (13.98%) CSS
6 37 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 36 (10.94%) REST
8 31 (9.42%) ASP.NET
9 30 (9.12%) jQuery
10 27 (8.21%) HTML5
11 21 (6.38%) RESTful
11 21 (6.38%) MSMQ
12 20 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (5.47%) XML
14 16 (4.86%) WCF
15 15 (4.56%) JSON
15 15 (4.56%) Symfony
15 15 (4.56%) Yii
15 15 (4.56%) Padrino
15 15 (4.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.07%) Mobile App
2 26 (7.90%) Data Centre
3 22 (6.69%) Blog
4 18 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.95%) HACMP
5 13 (3.95%) Clustering
6 9 (2.74%) User Experience
7 8 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.43%) Podcast
8 7 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (2.13%) Xbox
8 7 (2.13%) PlayStation
9 6 (1.82%) DTV
10 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.52%) Wiki
10 5 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.22%) Replication
11 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 248 (75.38%) Linux
2 85 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 82 (24.92%) Windows
4 57 (17.33%) UNIX
5 40 (12.16%) Ubuntu
6 35 (10.64%) CentOS
7 24 (7.29%) Apple iOS
7 24 (7.29%) Android
8 23 (6.99%) Debian
9 14 (4.26%) AIX
9 14 (4.26%) Solaris
10 13 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (3.65%) Amazon Linux
12 8 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (1.82%) FreeBSD
13 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.91%) SUSE
15 1 (0.30%) VMS
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (54.71%) DevOps
2 142 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (28.88%) Configuration Management
4 78 (23.71%) TDD
5 75 (22.80%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (18.24%) Open Source
7 54 (16.41%) BDD
8 45 (13.68%) MVC
9 44 (13.37%) Software Engineering
10 34 (10.33%) Scrum
11 30 (9.12%) Web Development
12 26 (7.90%) Mobile Application Development
13 25 (7.60%) OO
14 23 (6.99%) SOA
15 20 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (5.78%) Unit Testing
16 19 (5.78%) Incident Management
17 18 (5.47%) Pair Programming
17 18 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (5.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 173 (52.58%) Python
2 130 (39.51%) Perl
3 107 (32.52%) Ruby
4 103 (31.31%) Bash Shell
5 101 (30.70%) PHP
5 101 (30.70%) JavaScript
6 61 (18.54%) SQL
7 60 (18.24%) C#
8 59 (17.93%) Java
9 38 (11.55%) PowerShell
10 34 (10.33%) Shell Script
11 19 (5.78%) C++
12 15 (4.56%) Groovy
13 11 (3.34%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.13%) R
15 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.22%) XPath
15 4 (1.22%) XQuery
16 2 (0.61%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 8 (2.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.13%) Degree
3 4 (1.22%) RHCSA
4 3 (0.91%) RHCE
5 2 (0.61%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.61%) CCNP
5 2 (0.61%) CCNA
5 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.43%) QA
2 6 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (6.69%) Docker
3 14 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 13 (3.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 13 (3.95%) NFS
5 8 (2.43%) KVM
6 7 (2.13%) vSphere
6 7 (2.13%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.52%) XenServer
8 4 (1.22%) Varnish
8 4 (1.22%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.91%) vCloud
9 3 (0.91%) Postfix
9 3 (0.91%) Samba
9 3 (0.91%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.91%) iptables
10 2 (0.61%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.61%) Xen
11 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 246 (74.77%) Puppet
2 62 (18.84%) Nagios
3 39 (11.85%) Ansible
4 25 (7.60%) ZABBIX
5 19 (5.78%) logstash
6 15 (4.56%) Zenoss
7 14 (4.26%) Cacti
8 13 (3.95%) HAProxy
9 12 (3.65%) Salt
10 11 (3.34%) NetBackup
11 10 (3.04%) OpenView
11 10 (3.04%) Vagrant
12 9 (2.74%) Opsview
13 8 (2.43%) Control-M
13 8 (2.43%) StatsD
14 5 (1.52%) collectd
14 5 (1.52%) Graphite
15 4 (1.22%) Ganglia
16 3 (0.91%) CFEngine
17 2 (0.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 68 (20.67%) Red Hat
2 46 (13.98%) VMware
3 26 (7.90%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.47%) Oracle
5 15 (4.56%) Zend
6 14 (4.26%) Veritas
7 12 (3.65%) HP
8 10 (3.04%) Rackspace
9 9 (2.74%) Symantec
10 8 (2.43%) Twitter
10 8 (2.43%) Red Gate
10 8 (2.43%) Splunk
10 8 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (2.13%) SAP
11 7 (2.13%) Sun
12 6 (1.82%) Dell
12 6 (1.82%) Citrix
12 6 (1.82%) IBM
12 6 (1.82%) New Relic
13 3 (0.91%) Cisco
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