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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 43 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 18 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.05% 0.79% -
As % of the Systems Management category 81.82% 36.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
22 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.95% 2.17% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 18
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
(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 +20 15 £50,000 -13.04%
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) Puppet
2 26 (89.66%) Linux
3 24 (82.76%) PowerShell
4 21 (72.41%) UNIX
4 21 (72.41%) Windows
5 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
6 16 (55.17%) Java
7 15 (51.72%) Bash Shell
7 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
7 15 (51.72%) VPN
7 15 (51.72%) DNS
7 15 (51.72%) SAN
7 15 (51.72%) Web Services
8 14 (48.28%) XML
8 14 (48.28%) JSON
8 14 (48.28%) SQL
9 13 (44.83%) DevOps
9 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
10 11 (37.93%) Firewall
11 10 (34.48%) Reverse Proxy
11 10 (34.48%) Replication
11 10 (34.48%) Service Management
11 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
12 9 (31.03%) Sun Certification
13 7 (24.14%) Ruby
13 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
13 7 (24.14%) ITIL
13 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
1 15 (51.72%) VPN
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
1 15 (51.72%) SAN
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) X.509
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Web Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Web Services
2 14 (48.28%) XML
2 14 (48.28%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) OAuth
3 1 (3.45%) SPNEGO
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) SAML
3 1 (3.45%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) UNIX
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
2 13 (44.83%) DevOps
3 10 (34.48%) Service Management
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) Build Automation
5 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 1 (3.45%) SOA
8 1 (3.45%) UML
8 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.45%) E-business
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) PowerShell
2 16 (55.17%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) Bash Shell
4 14 (48.28%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
6 7 (24.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Sun Certification
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (17.24%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Siemens
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
2 1 (3.45%) New Relic
2 1 (3.45%) ForgeRock
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco