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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 66 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.18% 2.55% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.25% 63.64% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
16 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.81% 4.00% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £31,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 27 March 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 -12 1 £42,500 -
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (100.00%) Puppet
2 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (68.42%) UNIX
5 12 (63.16%) Java
5 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
6 10 (52.63%) SAN
6 10 (52.63%) SQL
6 10 (52.63%) XML
6 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
6 10 (52.63%) VPN
6 10 (52.63%) DNS
6 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
6 10 (52.63%) JSON
7 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
7 9 (47.37%) DevOps
7 9 (47.37%) Web Services
8 8 (42.11%) Firewall
9 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
9 7 (36.84%) Reverse Proxy
9 7 (36.84%) Replication
9 7 (36.84%) Service Management
10 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
10 6 (31.58%) Sun Certification
11 5 (26.32%) Ruby
11 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
1 10 (52.63%) VPN
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
1 10 (52.63%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.26%) X.509
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) XML
1 10 (52.63%) JSON
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) SAML
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) OAuth
3 1 (5.26%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
2 9 (47.37%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Build Automation
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 2 (10.53%) Information Security
9 1 (5.26%) Use Case
9 1 (5.26%) UML
9 1 (5.26%) E-business
9 1 (5.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) PowerShell
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Sun Certification
2 4 (21.05%) AWS Certification
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Siemens
2 1 (5.26%) ForgeRock