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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 58 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.90% 2.74% -
As % of the Systems Management category 75.00% 65.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 0
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
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 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.53% 4.20% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 16
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,016 £31,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -8 12 £62,500 +38.88%
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (100.00%) Puppet
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
3 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 13 (86.67%) PowerShell
3 13 (86.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (60.00%) Service Management
5 8 (53.33%) SAN
6 7 (46.67%) DevOps
7 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (33.33%) Build Automation
8 5 (33.33%) AWS Certification
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (33.33%) Ruby
8 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) Java
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) XML
10 1 (6.67%) UNIX
10 1 (6.67%) SQL
10 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 1 (6.67%) VPN
10 1 (6.67%) DNS
10 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
10 1 (6.67%) Firewall
10 1 (6.67%) Finance
10 1 (6.67%) Debian
10 1 (6.67%) Replication

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (86.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Debian
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Service Management
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Salt
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft