The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 326 398 419
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +21
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 121 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.46% 3.08% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 112 36 26
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £46,250 £49,096
% change year-on-year
+3.24% -5.79%
Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1430 1298 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.88% 5.68% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 947 1153
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +42 53 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Berkshire +13 30 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Oxfordshire +3 23 £55,000 +8.91% 3
Hampshire - 9 £45,000 - 4
Kent - 6 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 187 (85.00%) Puppet
2 182 (82.73%) Linux
3 97 (44.09%) Perl
4 88 (40.00%) PHP
4 88 (40.00%) Open Source
5 86 (39.09%) Jenkins
5 86 (39.09%) Web Services
6 85 (38.64%) Python
7 84 (38.18%) MySQL
8 79 (35.91%) Amazon AWS
9 71 (32.27%) Configuration Management
10 70 (31.82%) Ruby
10 70 (31.82%) Git (software)
11 68 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
12 65 (29.55%) Apache
13 61 (27.73%) CentOS
14 60 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
15 57 (25.91%) Bash Shell
16 55 (25.00%) Red Hat
17 54 (24.55%) Nagios
18 52 (23.64%) Amazon EC2
19 49 (22.27%) LAMP
20 48 (21.82%) SaaS
21 47 (21.36%) JavaScript
22 46 (20.91%) Windows
23 45 (20.45%) VMware
24 43 (19.55%) Drupal
25 39 (17.73%) Degree
26 38 (17.27%) PowerShell
27 36 (16.36%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 65 (29.55%) Apache
2 43 (19.55%) Drupal
3 27 (12.27%) Node.js
4 24 (10.91%) nginx
5 19 (8.64%) Tomcat
6 15 (6.82%) Eucalyptus
7 8 (3.64%) IIS
8 6 (2.73%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.73%) Confluence
8 6 (2.73%) CMS
9 4 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.91%) lighttpd
10 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 79 (35.91%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (23.64%) Amazon EC2
3 48 (21.82%) SaaS
4 31 (14.09%) Route 53
5 29 (13.18%) Amazon ELB
6 22 (10.00%) PaaS
7 9 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (4.09%) GitHub
8 8 (3.64%) IaaS
9 4 (1.82%) Heroku
9 4 (1.82%) Engine Yard
10 3 (1.36%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.36%) Trello
10 3 (1.36%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.91%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.45%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 22 (10.00%) Internet
3 19 (8.64%) DNS
4 16 (7.27%) Firewall
5 11 (5.00%) HTTP
6 10 (4.55%) Network Security
7 9 (4.09%) OSPF
7 9 (4.09%) BGP
8 8 (3.64%) SNMP
8 8 (3.64%) LDAP
9 7 (3.18%) DHCP
10 6 (2.73%) VLAN
11 4 (1.82%) SAN
12 2 (0.91%) Junos
12 2 (0.91%) NAS
12 2 (0.91%) IMAP
12 2 (0.91%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.91%) SMS
12 2 (0.91%) POP3
12 2 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (38.18%) MySQL
2 31 (14.09%) Amazon RDS
3 30 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 19 (8.64%) MongoDB
5 16 (7.27%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.82%) Big Data
6 15 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (6.82%) NoSQL
7 13 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.73%) MariaDB
9 6 (2.73%) Redis
9 6 (2.73%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.36%) SSDT
12 2 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 86 (39.09%) Jenkins
2 70 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 30 (13.64%) Subversion
4 24 (10.91%) Bitbucket
5 10 (4.55%) PhantomJS
6 9 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.73%) Selenium
7 6 (2.73%) JIRA
8 5 (2.27%) CruiseControl
8 5 (2.27%) MSBuild
8 5 (2.27%) Hudson
9 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.36%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.36%) Aptana Studio
9 3 (1.36%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.36%) QUnit
9 3 (1.36%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.36%) Sublime Text
9 3 (1.36%) Gradle
9 3 (1.36%) NuGet
General
1 13 (5.91%) Finance
2 10 (4.55%) Marketing
3 7 (3.18%) Games
3 7 (3.18%) Advertising
4 5 (2.27%) Automotive
5 4 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (0.91%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (20.00%) Administrator
2 42 (19.09%) Linux Administrator
3 40 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 38 (17.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 37 (16.82%) Developer
6 35 (15.91%) DevOps Engineer
7 30 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
8 22 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (9.55%) Cloud Engineer
10 17 (7.73%) Applications Developer
10 17 (7.73%) Web Developer
10 17 (7.73%) Web Applications Developer
11 15 (6.82%) Linux Support
12 14 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (6.36%) Software Engineer
13 13 (5.91%) Support Engineer
14 12 (5.45%) .NET Developer
15 11 (5.00%) Senior Developer
15 11 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
15 11 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (39.09%) Web Services
2 49 (22.27%) LAMP
3 36 (16.36%) .NET
4 33 (15.00%) REST
5 32 (14.55%) HTML
6 30 (13.64%) CSS
7 28 (12.73%) XML
8 20 (9.09%) WCF
9 15 (6.82%) jQuery
10 13 (5.91%) WPF
10 13 (5.91%) Silverlight
11 11 (5.00%) SOAP
11 11 (5.00%) HTML5
12 8 (3.64%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.27%) JSON
13 5 (2.27%) MCollective
14 4 (1.82%) RESTful
15 3 (1.36%) STL
15 3 (1.36%) Ajax
15 3 (1.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 88 (40.00%) Open Source
2 20 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.00%) Clustering
4 9 (4.09%) Social Media
5 8 (3.64%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.27%) Wiki
7 5 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.82%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.45%) DTV
9 1 (0.45%) Firmware
9 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 182 (82.73%) Linux
2 61 (27.73%) CentOS
3 46 (20.91%) Windows
4 28 (12.73%) Ubuntu
5 24 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (7.27%) UNIX
7 15 (6.82%) FreeBSD
7 15 (6.82%) Debian
8 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.82%) Solaris
9 3 (1.36%) AIX
10 2 (0.91%) SUSE
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (32.27%) Configuration Management
2 68 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (16.36%) Scrum
5 34 (15.45%) ITIL
6 27 (12.27%) Performance Analysis
7 26 (11.82%) MVC
8 24 (10.91%) Identity Management
9 23 (10.45%) Software Engineering
10 22 (10.00%) OO
11 20 (9.09%) TDD
11 20 (9.09%) Product Management
12 14 (6.36%) Load Balancing
13 12 (5.45%) Web Development
13 12 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.00%) Analytics
15 10 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (4.55%) Service Management
15 10 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 97 (44.09%) Perl
2 88 (40.00%) PHP
3 85 (38.64%) Python
4 70 (31.82%) Ruby
5 57 (25.91%) Bash Shell
6 47 (21.36%) JavaScript
7 38 (17.27%) PowerShell
8 34 (15.45%) SQL
9 32 (14.55%) Java
10 23 (10.45%) C#
11 19 (8.64%) C++
12 12 (5.45%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.27%) C
13 5 (2.27%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.27%) Korn
14 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.45%) Scala
15 1 (0.45%) Clojure
15 1 (0.45%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 39 (17.73%) Degree
2 24 (10.91%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (6.36%) SAP Certification
4 13 (5.91%) RHCE
5 9 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.09%) QA
2 14 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (6.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (13.64%) KVM
3 21 (9.55%) Varnish
4 8 (3.64%) vSphere
5 7 (3.18%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.18%) Squid
6 5 (2.27%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.36%) NFS
8 2 (0.91%) Postfix
8 2 (0.91%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.91%) Xen
8 2 (0.91%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.45%) XenServer
9 1 (0.45%) Gluster
9 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 187 (85.00%) Puppet
2 54 (24.55%) Nagios
3 35 (15.91%) Vagrant
4 26 (11.82%) Cacti
5 17 (7.73%) OpenView
5 17 (7.73%) Ganglia
6 15 (6.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 15 (6.82%) SCCM
7 10 (4.55%) Capistrano
8 9 (4.09%) ZABBIX
9 8 (3.64%) SCOrch
9 8 (3.64%) Cobbler
10 7 (3.18%) AppManager
11 6 (2.73%) HAProxy
12 5 (2.27%) Netcool
12 5 (2.27%) Ansible
13 4 (1.82%) Munin
13 4 (1.82%) Zenoss
13 4 (1.82%) WMI
14 3 (1.36%) collectd
Vendors
1 55 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 45 (20.45%) VMware
3 29 (13.18%) Oracle
4 21 (9.55%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.27%) BMC
5 16 (7.27%) Splunk
6 15 (6.82%) SAP
6 15 (6.82%) HP
7 13 (5.91%) Cisco
8 12 (5.45%) SolarWinds
9 10 (4.55%) NetIQ
10 8 (3.64%) Rackspace
11 7 (3.18%) Citrix
11 7 (3.18%) Sun
12 5 (2.27%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.82%) LogRhythm
13 4 (1.82%) Qualys
13 4 (1.82%) JBoss
14 3 (1.36%) Juniper
14 3 (1.36%) Zend
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