The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 60 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.12% 2.71% -
As % of the Systems Management category 38.89% 76.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +0.52%
Opscode Chef
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Systems Management Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
18 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.88% 3.56% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 13
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Suffolk region.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Suffolk

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Ipswich -3 7 £62,500 +42.85%
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (100.00%) Puppet
2 16 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
3 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 15 (88.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Java
5 9 (52.94%) Service Management
6 8 (47.06%) UNIX
7 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
7 7 (41.18%) DevOps
8 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
8 6 (35.29%) JSON
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
8 6 (35.29%) VPN
8 6 (35.29%) DNS
9 5 (29.41%) Firewall
9 5 (29.41%) Replication
9 5 (29.41%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
9 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
10 4 (23.53%) Ruby
10 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (88.24%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) X.509
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
1 6 (35.29%) XML
1 6 (35.29%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) OAuth
2 1 (5.88%) SPNEGO
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) SAML
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (52.94%) Service Management
3 7 (41.18%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) Use Case
7 1 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (5.88%) E-business
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
1 4 (23.53%) AWS Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Siemens
2 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock