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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 46 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 16 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.60% 0.91% -
As % of the Systems Management category 64.00% 18.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
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
25 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.63% 4.93% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +11 11 £45,000 -33.33%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £37,500 -
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 32 (100.00%) Puppet
2 25 (78.13%) UNIX
2 25 (78.13%) Linux
3 23 (71.88%) Windows
4 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
5 17 (53.13%) DevOps
6 16 (50.00%) Web Services
7 15 (46.88%) SAN
7 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
8 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
8 14 (43.75%) VPN
8 14 (43.75%) DNS
9 13 (40.63%) XML
9 13 (40.63%) Java
9 13 (40.63%) SQL
9 13 (40.63%) JSON
10 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
11 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
11 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
11 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
12 10 (31.25%) Replication
13 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (28.13%) Reverse Proxy
14 8 (25.00%) Firewall
15 6 (18.75%) Apache
15 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (15.63%) Ruby
16 5 (15.63%) LDAP
16 5 (15.63%) ITIL
16 5 (15.63%) HTTP

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) SAN
2 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 14 (43.75%) VPN
2 14 (43.75%) DNS
3 9 (28.13%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall
5 5 (15.63%) LDAP
5 5 (15.63%) HTTP
5 5 (15.63%) Kerberos
6 4 (12.50%) X.509
6 4 (12.50%) SSL
6 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Fiddler
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
1 9 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Web Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) XML
2 13 (40.63%) JSON
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) SAML
4 2 (6.25%) Java EE
4 2 (6.25%) OAuth
4 2 (6.25%) SPNEGO
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) JAAS
5 1 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Replication
2 4 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) UNIX
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) DevOps
2 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Build Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) UML
7 2 (6.25%) ERP
7 2 (6.25%) Use Case
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
3 13 (40.63%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Sun Certification
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) KVM
1 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.13%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.13%) New Relic
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Sun
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle