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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 50 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.02% 1.95% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 88.89% 47.62% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 5
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
27 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.52% 4.09% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 15
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
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 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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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
Ipswich +2 24 £55,000 +10.00%
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 29 (100.00%) Puppet
2 27 (93.10%) Linux
3 26 (89.66%) DevOps
4 19 (65.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (62.07%) Windows
5 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (58.62%) High Availability
6 17 (58.62%) Bash Shell
7 15 (51.72%) Ruby
7 15 (51.72%) Java
7 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
7 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
8 13 (44.83%) Build Automation
9 12 (41.38%) AWS Certification
10 11 (37.93%) Docker
11 10 (34.48%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (34.48%) Amazon S3
11 10 (34.48%) Ansible
11 10 (34.48%) Auto-Scaling
12 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
13 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
14 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
15 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
16 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
16 2 (6.90%) TDD
16 2 (6.90%) SAN
16 2 (6.90%) Service Management
16 2 (6.90%) Perl

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (65.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (34.48%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (34.48%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) IPsec
2 1 (3.45%) IPv6
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) AWS Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) DevOps
2 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (58.62%) High Availability
4 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
5 13 (44.83%) Build Automation
6 10 (34.48%) Auto-Scaling
7 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
9 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Bash Shell
2 15 (51.72%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) Ruby
3 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (100.00%) Puppet
2 10 (34.48%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) F5
2 1 (3.45%) VMware