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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 309 314 342
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 147 155 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.74% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.34% 9.13% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 125 108 95
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +22.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
1421 1697 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.37% 8.12% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1317 1052
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -1 35 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Berkshire -9 33 £55,000 - 3
Hampshire +28 31 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Buckinghamshire - 16 £50,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -22 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Kent +11 9 £67,500 +13.44%
East Sussex +11 5 £35,000 -31.70% 1
Middlesex +11 1 £60,000 +16.50%
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 279 (83.78%) Puppet
2 270 (81.08%) Linux
3 228 (68.47%) Python
4 187 (56.16%) DevOps
5 158 (47.45%) Jenkins
6 151 (45.35%) Ruby
7 144 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
8 127 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
9 112 (33.63%) Perl
10 106 (31.83%) Configuration Management
11 102 (30.63%) Java
12 94 (28.23%) Bash Shell
13 90 (27.03%) VMware
14 80 (24.02%) MySQL
15 78 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
16 74 (22.22%) Ansible
16 74 (22.22%) Red Hat
17 71 (21.32%) JavaScript
18 70 (21.02%) CentOS
19 66 (19.82%) Unix
20 64 (19.22%) Open Source
21 63 (18.92%) C#
22 57 (17.12%) PowerShell
23 56 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
23 56 (16.82%) SQL
24 55 (16.52%) Windows
24 55 (16.52%) Web Services
25 54 (16.22%) Docker
26 52 (15.62%) PHP
27 50 (15.02%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 42 (12.61%) Node.js
2 36 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (10.51%) OpenStack
4 26 (7.81%) Apache
5 19 (5.71%) JBoss
6 18 (5.41%) nginx
7 10 (3.00%) IIS
8 8 (2.40%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.10%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.20%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.90%) CMS
11 3 (0.90%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.30%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.30%) Drupal
13 1 (0.30%) Eucalyptus
13 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.00%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 144 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (12.61%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (10.51%) SaaS
4 34 (10.21%) Amazon S3
5 32 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (7.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (6.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 19 (5.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 14 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (3.90%) PaaS
11 11 (3.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (3.30%) GitHub
12 10 (3.00%) IaaS
13 6 (1.80%) CloudFront
14 5 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (1.50%) Route 53
14 5 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.90%) Bluemix
16 2 (0.60%) Boomi
16 2 (0.60%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.31%) Firewall
2 35 (10.51%) TCP/IP
3 31 (9.31%) Internet
4 25 (7.51%) DNS
4 25 (7.51%) HTTP
5 17 (5.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (4.50%) VPN
7 9 (2.70%) LAN
7 9 (2.70%) MPLS
7 9 (2.70%) SAN
7 9 (2.70%) SSL
7 9 (2.70%) WAN
8 8 (2.40%) BGP
8 8 (2.40%) IPsec
8 8 (2.40%) OSPF
8 8 (2.40%) VXLAN
9 6 (1.80%) SNMP
10 5 (1.50%) SSH
11 4 (1.20%) LDAP
12 3 (0.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (24.02%) MySQL
2 29 (8.71%) Big Data
3 23 (6.91%) Amazon RDS
3 23 (6.91%) MariaDB
4 22 (6.61%) NoSQL
5 19 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.20%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.90%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.10%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.10%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.60%) DB2
11 2 (0.60%) Redis
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 158 (47.45%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.02%) Git (software)
3 30 (9.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 29 (8.71%) Vagrant
5 26 (7.81%) TeamCity
6 25 (7.51%) Maven
7 24 (7.21%) Ant
8 23 (6.91%) JUnit
8 23 (6.91%) Mockito
9 20 (6.01%) Selenium
10 18 (5.41%) Hudson
11 17 (5.11%) JIRA
11 17 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (3.90%) Subversion
13 7 (2.10%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.90%) CasperJS
14 3 (0.90%) NCrunch
14 3 (0.90%) PhantomJS
14 3 (0.90%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (9.31%) Telecoms
2 17 (5.11%) Publishing
3 14 (4.20%) Marketing
4 10 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.70%) Finance
5 9 (2.70%) Law
6 8 (2.40%) Electronics
7 7 (2.10%) Retail
8 3 (0.90%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 136 (40.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 86 (25.83%) Linux Engineer
3 72 (21.62%) Developer
4 65 (19.52%) Systems Engineer
5 63 (18.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 56 (16.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 48 (14.41%) AWS Engineer
8 47 (14.11%) Administrator
9 46 (13.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 44 (13.21%) Linux Administrator
11 42 (12.61%) Systems Administrator
12 40 (12.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 39 (11.71%) Java Engineer
14 37 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
15 35 (10.51%) Automation Engineer
16 27 (8.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
17 26 (7.81%) DevOps Administrator
17 26 (7.81%) Linux DevOps Administrator
18 24 (7.21%) Software Developer
18 24 (7.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.52%) Web Services
2 37 (11.11%) jQuery
3 32 (9.61%) RabbitMQ
4 29 (8.71%) .NET
5 28 (8.41%) AngularJS
6 27 (8.11%) CSS
7 26 (7.81%) Spring
8 25 (7.51%) HTML
9 20 (6.01%) LAMP
10 16 (4.80%) Grails
10 16 (4.80%) Play Framework
10 16 (4.80%) Spring MVC
11 15 (4.50%) REST
12 14 (4.20%) Symfony
12 14 (4.20%) XML
13 13 (3.90%) Java EE
13 13 (3.90%) JSF
14 12 (3.60%) ASP.NET
15 10 (3.00%) JMS
15 10 (3.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.21%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.91%) Semantic Web
3 19 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.11%) EMC VNX
5 16 (4.80%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.20%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.10%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.50%) User Experience
9 4 (1.20%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.90%) Blog
10 3 (0.90%) NHS
10 3 (0.90%) PlayStation
10 3 (0.90%) Xbox
11 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.30%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.30%) PKI
11 1 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 270 (81.08%) Linux
2 70 (21.02%) CentOS
3 66 (19.82%) Unix
4 55 (16.52%) Windows
5 46 (13.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (9.31%) Ubuntu
7 14 (4.20%) Windows Server
8 10 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.40%) SUSE
10 6 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.20%) Android
11 4 (1.20%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.90%) Debian
12 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.30%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.30%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.30%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (56.16%) DevOps
2 127 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (31.83%) Configuration Management
4 78 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (19.22%) Open Source
6 48 (14.41%) Software Engineering
7 43 (12.91%) MVC
8 42 (12.61%) Continuous Delivery
9 35 (10.51%) Scrum
10 30 (9.01%) High Availability
10 30 (9.01%) ITIL
11 29 (8.71%) TDD
12 27 (8.11%) OO
13 25 (7.51%) BDD
13 25 (7.51%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (6.01%) E-Commerce
15 19 (5.71%) Web Development
16 18 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
16 18 (5.41%) Integration Testing
16 18 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 228 (68.47%) Python
2 151 (45.35%) Ruby
3 112 (33.63%) Perl
4 102 (30.63%) Java
5 94 (28.23%) Bash Shell
6 71 (21.32%) JavaScript
7 63 (18.92%) C#
8 57 (17.12%) PowerShell
9 56 (16.82%) SQL
10 52 (15.62%) PHP
11 41 (12.31%) C++
12 19 (5.71%) R
13 14 (4.20%) C
14 10 (3.00%) XPath
15 9 (2.70%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (10.51%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (8.11%) CCNA
3 23 (6.91%) CCNP
4 20 (6.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (5.41%) RHCE
6 17 (5.11%) RHCSA
7 13 (3.90%) Degree
8 12 (3.60%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.40%) CCIE
9 8 (2.40%) JNCIP
10 5 (1.50%) AWS Certification
10 5 (1.50%) MBA
11 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.30%) MCITP
12 1 (0.30%) MCSE
12 1 (0.30%) MCTS
12 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.80%) QA
1 16 (4.80%) SLA
2 5 (1.50%) COBIT
3 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (16.22%) Docker
3 27 (8.11%) vSphere
4 18 (5.41%) VirtualBox
5 17 (5.11%) vCloud
6 11 (3.30%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.40%) Active Directory
7 8 (2.40%) iptables
7 8 (2.40%) KVM
8 5 (1.50%) XenServer
9 4 (1.20%) Postfix
10 3 (0.90%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.90%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.90%) Xen
11 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.30%) Ceph
12 1 (0.30%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 279 (83.78%) Puppet
2 74 (22.22%) Ansible
3 45 (13.51%) Nagios
4 28 (8.41%) Salt
5 24 (7.21%) logstash
6 21 (6.31%) StatsD
7 8 (2.40%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.40%) Zenoss
8 7 (2.10%) Cacti
8 7 (2.10%) CFEngine
9 6 (1.80%) Munin
9 6 (1.80%) Opsview
10 5 (1.50%) Graphite
11 4 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (1.20%) Xymon
12 3 (0.90%) Bacula
12 3 (0.90%) Ganglia
12 3 (0.90%) Rsyslog
12 3 (0.90%) SCCM
12 3 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 90 (27.03%) VMware
2 74 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 38 (11.41%) Cisco
4 34 (10.21%) Oracle
5 25 (7.51%) EMC
6 13 (3.90%) F5
7 12 (3.60%) Microsoft
8 10 (3.00%) Dell
8 10 (3.00%) HP
9 9 (2.70%) Citrix
9 9 (2.70%) Juniper
10 8 (2.40%) Forcepoint
10 8 (2.40%) New Relic
10 8 (2.40%) SAP
11 7 (2.10%) Splunk
11 7 (2.10%) Zend
12 5 (1.50%) IBM
13 4 (1.20%) NetApp
13 4 (1.20%) SaltStack
14 3 (0.90%) CommVault
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + awesome benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
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Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
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Reigate
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Brighton
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Basingstoke
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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