The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 194 253 384
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +131
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1661 1424 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.70% 1.28% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.75% 17.31% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1135 752
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
8411 8228 8036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.59% 7.42% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6818 6480 6488
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the UK.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in the UK

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in the UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 1572 £57,500 - 224
London +21 939 £62,500 +8.69% 129
South East +63 237 £55,000 -2.22% 27
City of London +90 185 £62,500 +8.69% 31
Yorkshire +98 146 £42,500 -15.00% 16
West Yorkshire +78 115 £42,500 -12.82% 15
South West +21 81 £40,000 -23.80% 14
Leeds +48 80 £42,500 -15.00% 15
Berkshire +27 68 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Surrey +56 67 £52,500 +10.52% 5
North West +63 53 £45,000 -7.69% 14
East of England +31 52 £55,000 - 12
Scotland +24 51 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Somerset +31 42 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Manchester +42 41 £45,000 -7.69% 11
Reading +29 39 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Bath +20 36 £40,000 - 2
Edinburgh +13 31 £47,500 - 3
Hampshire -6 29 £65,000 +16.85% 7
Bradford +42 26 £35,000 +2.94%
Oxfordshire -6 26 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands +7 24 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Kent +18 23 £65,000 - 3
Bristol -1 23 £47,500 -36.66% 8
North Yorkshire - 20 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +32 18 £64,000 +2.40% 2
West Midlands -32 17 £34,000 -32.00% 3
Ipswich +24 16 £55,000 -6.38%
Suffolk +13 16 £55,000 -6.38%
Cambridgeshire -1 15 £47,500 -13.63% 6

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 2718 (86.07%) Puppet
2 2310 (73.15%) Linux
3 2211 (70.01%) DevOps
4 1640 (51.93%) Amazon AWS
5 1548 (49.02%) Python
6 1534 (48.58%) Ansible
7 1315 (41.64%) Jenkins
8 1203 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
9 1155 (36.57%) Ruby
10 1069 (33.85%) Continuous Integration
11 1040 (32.93%) Configuration Management
12 935 (29.61%) Java
13 920 (29.13%) Docker
14 882 (27.93%) Bash Shell
15 819 (25.93%) Git (software)
16 742 (23.50%) VMware
17 710 (22.48%) Windows
18 706 (22.36%) MySQL
19 689 (21.82%) Perl
20 573 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
21 564 (17.86%) Red Hat
22 545 (17.26%) PHP
23 527 (16.69%) Unix
24 525 (16.62%) Apache
25 470 (14.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 465 (14.72%) Microsoft Azure
27 463 (14.66%) Finance
28 462 (14.63%) PowerShell
29 435 (13.77%) Web Services
30 426 (13.49%) LAMP

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 525 (16.62%) Apache
2 400 (12.67%) OpenStack
3 332 (10.51%) Tomcat
4 212 (6.71%) JBoss
5 211 (6.68%) IIS
6 210 (6.65%) nginx
7 203 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
8 132 (4.18%) WebSphere
9 129 (4.08%) WebLogic
10 124 (3.93%) CloudStack
11 114 (3.61%) Confluence
12 77 (2.44%) Apache Spark
13 54 (1.71%) Apache Solr
14 51 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 43 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
16 30 (0.95%) Drupal
16 30 (0.95%) Jetty
17 27 (0.85%) CMS
17 27 (0.85%) WordPress
18 25 (0.79%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 145 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.28%) HipChat
3 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.13%) MS Office
5 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.13%) SPSS
6 1 (0.032%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.19%) Magento
4 3 (0.095%) Documaker
4 3 (0.095%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.063%) Shopify
6 1 (0.032%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.032%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.032%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.032%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1640 (51.93%) Amazon AWS
2 465 (14.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 226 (7.16%) Amazon EC2
4 224 (7.09%) PaaS
5 200 (6.33%) IaaS
6 159 (5.03%) GitHub
7 146 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 144 (4.56%) Amazon S3
9 115 (3.64%) SaaS
10 90 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
11 79 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
12 61 (1.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 49 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 46 (1.46%) Office 365
14 46 (1.46%) Route 53
14 46 (1.46%) SoftLayer
15 44 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
16 42 (1.33%) CloudFront
17 41 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 38 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 301 (9.53%) Firewall
2 201 (6.36%) DNS
3 156 (4.94%) TCP/IP
4 125 (3.96%) SAN
5 115 (3.64%) HTTP
6 103 (3.26%) Internet
7 87 (2.75%) VPN
8 65 (2.06%) SSL
9 59 (1.87%) LDAP
10 52 (1.65%) DHCP
11 51 (1.61%) LAN
12 41 (1.30%) WAN
13 37 (1.17%) NAS
13 37 (1.17%) SNMP
14 35 (1.11%) Kerberos
15 31 (0.98%) VLAN
16 30 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
17 25 (0.79%) SMTP
18 24 (0.76%) HTTPS
19 23 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 706 (22.36%) MySQL
2 305 (9.66%) MongoDB
3 294 (9.31%) PostgreSQL
4 290 (9.18%) SQL Server
5 255 (8.07%) NoSQL
6 197 (6.24%) Hadoop
7 172 (5.45%) Redis
8 167 (5.29%) Big Data
9 140 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 103 (3.26%) Relational Database
11 80 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
12 59 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
13 57 (1.80%) MariaDB
14 50 (1.58%) Couchbase
15 42 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 35 (1.11%) RDBMS
17 31 (0.98%) Riak
18 28 (0.89%) HBase
19 27 (0.85%) Apache Hive
20 21 (0.66%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1315 (41.64%) Jenkins
2 819 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 326 (10.32%) TeamCity
4 279 (8.83%) Vagrant
5 254 (8.04%) JIRA
6 250 (7.92%) Subversion
7 249 (7.88%) Maven
8 225 (7.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 176 (5.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 113 (3.58%) Ant
11 85 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
12 81 (2.56%) Selenium
13 76 (2.41%) Gradle
14 59 (1.87%) Travis CI
15 55 (1.74%) Hudson
16 54 (1.71%) Bitbucket
17 42 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
18 41 (1.30%) MSBuild
19 37 (1.17%) Cucumber
20 34 (1.08%) JUnit
General
1 463 (14.66%) Finance
2 202 (6.40%) Law
3 146 (4.62%) Games
4 144 (4.56%) Marketing
5 135 (4.27%) Retail
6 110 (3.48%) Banking
7 88 (2.79%) Publishing
8 80 (2.53%) Telecoms
9 40 (1.27%) Advertising
10 33 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.60%) Electronics
12 14 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.38%) Online Betting
14 11 (0.35%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.25%) Billing
16 5 (0.16%) Back Office
17 4 (0.13%) Front Office
17 4 (0.13%) Legal
17 4 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.095%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1329 (42.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 553 (17.51%) Linux Engineer
3 406 (12.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 368 (11.65%) Administrator
5 366 (11.59%) AWS Engineer
6 355 (11.24%) Developer
7 331 (10.48%) Systems Administrator
8 307 (9.72%) AWS DevOps
9 301 (9.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 287 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
11 283 (8.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 264 (8.36%) Systems Engineer
13 262 (8.30%) Senior DevOps
14 236 (7.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 231 (7.31%) Cloud Engineer
16 182 (5.76%) Architect
17 167 (5.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 139 (4.40%) DevOps Administrator
19 131 (4.15%) DevOps Systems Engineer
20 125 (3.96%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (13.77%) Web Services
2 426 (13.49%) LAMP
3 286 (9.06%) .NET
4 231 (7.31%) Node.js
5 167 (5.29%) AngularJS
5 167 (5.29%) HTML
6 128 (4.05%) CSS
7 111 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
8 103 (3.26%) jQuery
9 92 (2.91%) Middleware
9 92 (2.91%) REST
10 91 (2.88%) LEMP Stack
11 81 (2.56%) Spring
12 78 (2.47%) JSON
13 71 (2.25%) ActiveMQ
14 68 (2.15%) ELK Stack
15 64 (2.03%) LAPP Stack
16 61 (1.93%) ASP.NET
16 61 (1.93%) Django
17 59 (1.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 166 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 162 (5.13%) Fintech
3 146 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 106 (3.36%) Public Cloud
5 90 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
6 82 (2.60%) Private Cloud
7 77 (2.44%) Clustering
7 77 (2.44%) User Experience
8 50 (1.58%) Mobile App
8 50 (1.58%) Replication
9 43 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 39 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 39 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
10 39 (1.23%) PKI
11 30 (0.95%) Algorithms
11 30 (0.95%) iPad
12 29 (0.92%) Visualisation
13 28 (0.89%) Data Structures
14 25 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2310 (73.15%) Linux
2 710 (22.48%) Windows
3 527 (16.69%) Unix
4 470 (14.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 338 (10.70%) CentOS
6 254 (8.04%) Windows Server
7 232 (7.35%) Ubuntu
8 88 (2.79%) Debian
9 72 (2.28%) Android
10 63 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (1.68%) Solaris
12 42 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (1.27%) Apple iOS
14 36 (1.14%) FreeBSD
15 23 (0.73%) SUSE
16 22 (0.70%) CoreOS
17 19 (0.60%) openSUSE
18 14 (0.44%) VMS
19 13 (0.41%) Windows 7
20 12 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2211 (70.01%) DevOps
2 1203 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1069 (33.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1040 (32.93%) Configuration Management
5 422 (13.36%) Open Source
6 397 (12.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 388 (12.29%) Scrum
8 352 (11.15%) E-Commerce
9 303 (9.59%) High Availability
10 296 (9.37%) TDD
11 281 (8.90%) Software Engineering
12 227 (7.19%) ITIL
13 181 (5.73%) Mentoring
14 159 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
15 137 (4.34%) Microservices
16 129 (4.08%) Kanban
17 116 (3.67%) Load Balancing
18 108 (3.42%) BDD
19 106 (3.36%) Web Operations
20 98 (3.10%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1548 (49.02%) Python
2 1155 (36.57%) Ruby
3 935 (29.61%) Java
4 882 (27.93%) Bash Shell
5 689 (21.82%) Perl
6 545 (17.26%) PHP
7 462 (14.63%) PowerShell
8 419 (13.27%) SQL
9 344 (10.89%) JavaScript
10 250 (7.92%) Shell Script
11 233 (7.38%) C#
12 186 (5.89%) C++
13 120 (3.80%) Go
14 85 (2.69%) C
15 83 (2.63%) Scala
16 54 (1.71%) Groovy
17 49 (1.55%) Korn
18 35 (1.11%) R
19 21 (0.66%) Bourne shell
20 18 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 210 (6.65%) Degree
2 46 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 31 (0.98%) CCNP
5 28 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (0.85%) RHCE
7 26 (0.82%) AWS Certification
8 25 (0.79%) CISSP
9 21 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 20 (0.63%) CCNA
11 14 (0.44%) RHCSA
12 13 (0.41%) CCDE
12 13 (0.41%) CCIE
12 13 (0.41%) CCSP
12 13 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (0.32%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.32%) PMP
14 7 (0.22%) MCSE
14 7 (0.22%) PhD
14 7 (0.22%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (5.22%) QA
2 46 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.73%) SLA
5 8 (0.25%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.19%) DICOM
6 6 (0.19%) HL7
7 3 (0.095%) COBIT
8 2 (0.063%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.032%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 920 (29.13%) Docker
2 573 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 180 (5.70%) KVM
3 180 (5.70%) Xen
4 147 (4.65%) vSphere
5 126 (3.99%) Active Directory
6 108 (3.42%) Hyper-V
7 97 (3.07%) XenServer
8 65 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
9 60 (1.90%) VirtualBox
10 36 (1.14%) iptables
10 36 (1.14%) Varnish
11 26 (0.82%) NFS
12 23 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 20 (0.63%) vCloud
14 19 (0.60%) VMware ESX
15 17 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
16 16 (0.51%) Squid
17 13 (0.41%) HDFS
17 13 (0.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2718 (86.07%) Puppet
2 1534 (48.58%) Ansible
3 419 (13.27%) Salt
4 396 (12.54%) Nagios
5 161 (5.10%) Kubernetes
6 158 (5.00%) ZABBIX
7 143 (4.53%) Cobbler
8 133 (4.21%) CFEngine
9 94 (2.98%) Tivoli
10 87 (2.75%) Terraform
11 72 (2.28%) Cacti
12 68 (2.15%) Graphite
13 66 (2.09%) logstash
14 63 (1.99%) Packer
15 58 (1.84%) HAProxy
16 52 (1.65%) Kibana
17 50 (1.58%) Mesos
18 48 (1.52%) SCOM
19 47 (1.49%) Grafana
20 45 (1.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 742 (23.50%) VMware
2 564 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 356 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 319 (10.10%) Oracle
5 166 (5.26%) Cisco
5 166 (5.26%) Rackspace
6 162 (5.13%) SaltStack
7 161 (5.10%) Splunk
8 158 (5.00%) Google
9 113 (3.58%) New Relic
10 107 (3.39%) F5
11 98 (3.10%) AppDynamics
12 89 (2.82%) HP
13 86 (2.72%) Atlassian
14 78 (2.47%) EnterpriseDB
15 69 (2.18%) IBM
16 33 (1.04%) NetApp
17 32 (1.01%) Citrix
18 31 (0.98%) Juniper
19 29 (0.92%) Symantec
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + huge benefits (pension, healthcare + more!)
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
Tech
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great base, benefits, work/life balance
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
NERC BGS
Salary: From £28,200 to £51,197 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per day + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago