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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 305 304 408
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +104
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 135 101 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.50% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.40% 7.88% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 89 94 29
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
1608 1282 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.75% 6.36% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1025 1052
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,295 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Surrey 0 44 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Berkshire -9 29 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Oxfordshire +13 22 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire -2 19 £60,000 +20.00% 4
West Sussex -4 6 £41,000 +49.09%
East Sussex -8 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Kent - 6 £59,500 -
Middlesex +12 3 £51,500 -14.16% 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 179 (81.74%) Linux
2 162 (73.97%) Puppet
3 112 (51.14%) Python
4 108 (49.32%) Perl
5 104 (47.49%) DevOps
6 93 (42.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 92 (42.01%) PHP
8 91 (41.55%) MySQL
9 84 (38.36%) Bash Shell
10 82 (37.44%) Red Hat
11 77 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
12 67 (30.59%) JavaScript
13 66 (30.14%) Amazon AWS
14 64 (29.22%) DNS
15 63 (28.77%) Configuration Management
16 61 (27.85%) Apache
17 53 (24.20%) Web Services
17 53 (24.20%) Ruby
18 51 (23.29%) Internet
19 50 (22.83%) Windows
20 47 (21.46%) Open Source
20 47 (21.46%) Jenkins
21 46 (21.00%) UNIX
22 42 (19.18%) HTTP
22 42 (19.18%) TDD
23 41 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
24 38 (17.35%) Nagios
24 38 (17.35%) nginx
25 35 (15.98%) AngularJS
26 34 (15.53%) Amazon EC2

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 61 (27.85%) Apache
2 38 (17.35%) nginx
3 21 (9.59%) Node.js
4 16 (7.31%) IIS
5 8 (3.65%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.65%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.65%) Confluence
6 3 (1.37%) JBoss
7 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.91%) Drupal
7 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (30.14%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (15.53%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (11.42%) Amazon S3
4 22 (10.05%) GitHub
5 11 (5.02%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (4.57%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (4.57%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (4.57%) SaaS
7 5 (2.28%) IaaS
8 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (1.37%) Office 365
10 2 (0.91%) PaaS
11 1 (0.46%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 64 (29.22%) DNS
2 51 (23.29%) Internet
3 42 (19.18%) HTTP
4 24 (10.96%) DHCP
5 22 (10.05%) TCP/IP
5 22 (10.05%) Firewall
6 21 (9.59%) LDAP
7 12 (5.48%) SAN
8 10 (4.57%) SSL
8 10 (4.57%) OpenVPN
9 7 (3.20%) VoIP
9 7 (3.20%) VPN
10 6 (2.74%) WAN
10 6 (2.74%) LAN
11 5 (2.28%) Network Security
12 4 (1.83%) OSPF
12 4 (1.83%) BGP
12 4 (1.83%) EIGRP
13 3 (1.37%) SNMP
13 3 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (41.55%) MySQL
2 21 (9.59%) Redis
3 19 (8.68%) NoSQL
4 18 (8.22%) MongoDB
5 16 (7.31%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.39%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.20%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.46%) HBase
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 47 (21.46%) Jenkins
2 24 (10.96%) Selenium
3 18 (8.22%) Subversion
4 15 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (5.94%) Git (software)
6 9 (4.11%) JIRA
7 8 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.74%) Ant
8 6 (2.74%) PhantomJS
8 6 (2.74%) CasperJS
9 5 (2.28%) Maven
9 5 (2.28%) Hudson
10 4 (1.83%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.83%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.83%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.83%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.83%) NUnit
10 4 (1.83%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.83%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (7.31%) Banking
2 15 (6.85%) Finance
3 6 (2.74%) Marketing
4 5 (2.28%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.37%) Legal
6 2 (0.91%) Retail
6 2 (0.91%) Electronics
6 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (22.37%) Linux Administrator
2 46 (21.00%) Administrator
3 45 (20.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 44 (20.09%) Developer
5 42 (19.18%) Systems Administrator
6 23 (10.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 22 (10.05%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 17 (7.76%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (7.76%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.94%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.57%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.57%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.57%) UNIX Administrator
11 10 (4.57%) Linux Support
11 10 (4.57%) Linux Support Engineer
12 9 (4.11%) Consultant
12 9 (4.11%) DevOps Specialist
13 8 (3.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.20%) Web Services
2 35 (15.98%) AngularJS
3 33 (15.07%) .NET
4 26 (11.87%) HTML
5 25 (11.42%) CSS
6 17 (7.76%) LAMP
7 13 (5.94%) jQuery
7 13 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (5.48%) REST
9 11 (5.02%) Padrino
9 11 (5.02%) Sass
10 10 (4.57%) Yii
10 10 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (4.57%) Symfony
10 10 (4.57%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.65%) HTML5
11 8 (3.65%) CSS3
12 6 (2.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (2.74%) XML
12 6 (2.74%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.46%) Open Source
2 18 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.39%) HACMP
3 14 (6.39%) Clustering
4 13 (5.94%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.83%) Blog
7 3 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.37%) Xbox
7 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.91%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.91%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.46%) Social Media
9 1 (0.46%) CMDB
9 1 (0.46%) PKI
9 1 (0.46%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 179 (81.74%) Linux
2 93 (42.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (22.83%) Windows
4 46 (21.00%) UNIX
5 31 (14.16%) CentOS
6 19 (8.68%) Ubuntu
7 18 (8.22%) Solaris
8 16 (7.31%) AIX
9 10 (4.57%) Amazon Linux
10 8 (3.65%) FreeBSD
11 6 (2.74%) SUSE
11 6 (2.74%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.74%) Android
12 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.91%) Debian
14 1 (0.46%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (47.49%) DevOps
2 77 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (28.77%) Configuration Management
4 42 (19.18%) TDD
5 41 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (15.53%) BDD
7 31 (14.16%) Software Engineering
7 31 (14.16%) MVC
8 26 (11.87%) Information Assurance
9 21 (9.59%) Mentoring
10 20 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (8.22%) OO
12 15 (6.85%) Performance Analysis
13 14 (6.39%) Project Management
14 13 (5.94%) Incident Management
14 13 (5.94%) Scrum
15 12 (5.48%) Load Balancing
15 12 (5.48%) ITIL
16 11 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (4.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 112 (51.14%) Python
2 108 (49.32%) Perl
3 92 (42.01%) PHP
4 84 (38.36%) Bash Shell
5 67 (30.59%) JavaScript
6 53 (24.20%) Ruby
7 26 (11.87%) Shell Script
7 26 (11.87%) C#
8 24 (10.96%) Java
8 24 (10.96%) SQL
9 20 (9.13%) C++
10 19 (8.68%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.11%) Groovy
12 7 (3.20%) C
13 2 (0.91%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.46%) R
14 1 (0.46%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) Degree
2 5 (2.28%) RHCSA
2 5 (2.28%) CCNA
2 5 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.83%) RHCE
3 4 (1.83%) CCNP
4 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.91%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.28%) QA
System Software
1 29 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.76%) NFS
3 16 (7.31%) KVM
4 15 (6.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 14 (6.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (2.28%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.83%) Samba
7 4 (1.83%) Postfix
7 4 (1.83%) XenServer
8 2 (0.91%) vSphere
8 2 (0.91%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.46%) Xen
9 1 (0.46%) Varnish
9 1 (0.46%) Docker
9 1 (0.46%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 162 (73.97%) Puppet
2 38 (17.35%) Nagios
3 16 (7.31%) logstash
4 15 (6.85%) NetBackup
5 14 (6.39%) Vagrant
6 12 (5.48%) OpenView
6 12 (5.48%) Control-M
7 9 (4.11%) Salt
8 7 (3.20%) ZABBIX
8 7 (3.20%) Zenoss
9 5 (2.28%) Cacti
9 5 (2.28%) Ansible
10 4 (1.83%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.83%) Icinga
10 4 (1.83%) Netcool
10 4 (1.83%) CFEngine
11 3 (1.37%) Graphite
11 3 (1.37%) collectd
11 3 (1.37%) StatsD
11 3 (1.37%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 82 (37.44%) Red Hat
2 29 (13.24%) VMware
3 19 (8.68%) Oracle
4 18 (8.22%) Veritas
5 12 (5.48%) Citrix
5 12 (5.48%) HP
6 11 (5.02%) Dell
6 11 (5.02%) Sun
6 11 (5.02%) IBM
7 10 (4.57%) Zend
8 8 (3.65%) Percona
8 8 (3.65%) Cisco
9 7 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.74%) Symantec
10 6 (2.74%) New Relic
11 5 (2.28%) Atlassian
11 5 (2.28%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.83%) Splunk
12 4 (1.83%) NetIQ
12 4 (1.83%) Microsoft
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and great package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 days ago