The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 249 338 355
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +17
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1364 971 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.34% 0.93% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.82% 13.20% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 760 681
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
7654 7355 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.03% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6203 5874 5338
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,236
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
England +88 1300 £57,500 +0.87% 205
London +58 770 £65,000 +8.33% 110
Yorkshire +114 203 £47,500 -5.00% 29
South East -7 147 £52,500 -8.69% 16
City of London +125 145 £65,000 +18.18% 31
West Yorkshire +72 139 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Leeds +54 125 £47,500 -5.00% 19
East of England +38 72 £43,500 -13.00% 9
South Yorkshire - 40 £50,000 - 6
Sheffield - 38 £50,000 - 5
Surrey -6 35 £52,500 -7.89% 7
Berkshire -1 33 £55,000 +4.76% 2
South West -28 32 £62,500 +31.57% 8
Hampshire +20 30 £55,000 -8.33% 5
North West +12 30 £45,000 - 13
Manchester +29 29 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Basingstoke +22 28 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Scotland -12 27 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East Midlands +17 26 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Suffolk +3 24 £55,000 +10.00%
Ipswich 0 24 £55,000 +10.00%
Cambridge +22 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cambridgeshire +17 23 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Reading +13 18 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Bedfordshire +19 17 £43,500 -37.85% 2
Bristol -17 17 £70,000 +16.66% 4
Milton Keynes - 16 £50,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 16 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 16 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh -1 14 £49,250 +6.48% 2

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 2167 (81.96%) Puppet
2 1980 (74.89%) Linux
3 1740 (65.81%) DevOps
4 1318 (49.85%) Python
5 1184 (44.78%) Amazon AWS
6 1075 (40.66%) Ansible
7 1034 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
8 1004 (37.97%) Jenkins
9 1003 (37.93%) Ruby
10 893 (33.77%) Configuration Management
11 871 (32.94%) Java
12 841 (31.81%) Continuous Integration
13 737 (27.87%) Bash Shell
14 698 (26.40%) Git (software)
15 640 (24.21%) MySQL
16 636 (24.05%) Windows
17 543 (20.54%) Docker
18 542 (20.50%) Perl
19 541 (20.46%) VMware
20 517 (19.55%) Red Hat
21 419 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 416 (15.73%) Apache
23 407 (15.39%) VMware Infrastructure
24 405 (15.32%) JavaScript
24 405 (15.32%) Finance
25 401 (15.17%) PHP
26 398 (15.05%) E-Commerce
27 390 (14.75%) Unix
28 352 (13.31%) LAMP
29 335 (12.67%) Salt

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 416 (15.73%) Apache
2 303 (11.46%) OpenStack
3 239 (9.04%) Node.js
4 216 (8.17%) Tomcat
5 180 (6.81%) nginx
6 174 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
7 166 (6.28%) JBoss
8 130 (4.92%) IIS
9 85 (3.21%) CloudStack
10 79 (2.99%) WebSphere
11 71 (2.69%) WebLogic
12 65 (2.46%) Apache Solr
13 63 (2.38%) Apache Spark
14 45 (1.70%) Confluence
15 33 (1.25%) Jetty
16 31 (1.17%) Apache Pig
17 24 (0.91%) GlassFish
18 21 (0.79%) CMS
19 20 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
20 16 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 61 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.26%) MS Project
3 5 (0.19%) HipChat
4 1 (0.038%) MS Office
4 1 (0.038%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.038%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.34%) Magento
4 3 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.076%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.038%) Documaker
6 1 (0.038%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.038%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.038%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1184 (44.78%) Amazon AWS
2 261 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 183 (6.92%) IaaS
4 174 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
5 158 (5.98%) PaaS
6 129 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 109 (4.12%) GitHub
8 92 (3.48%) SaaS
9 81 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
10 79 (2.99%) Amazon S3
11 48 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 46 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
13 41 (1.55%) Joyent
14 28 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 26 (0.98%) Route 53
16 25 (0.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 25 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 24 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
18 23 (0.87%) CloudFront
18 23 (0.87%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 213 (8.06%) Firewall
2 149 (5.64%) DNS
3 129 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 117 (4.43%) Internet
5 105 (3.97%) HTTP
6 96 (3.63%) SAN
7 73 (2.76%) VPN
8 54 (2.04%) LDAP
9 44 (1.66%) SSL
10 42 (1.59%) VLAN
11 36 (1.36%) LAN
12 34 (1.29%) WAN
13 33 (1.25%) NAS
14 29 (1.10%) IPsec
15 25 (0.95%) DHCP
16 24 (0.91%) OpenLDAP
16 24 (0.91%) Software-Defined Networking
16 24 (0.91%) SSH
17 23 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
17 23 (0.87%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 640 (24.21%) MySQL
2 270 (10.21%) PostgreSQL
3 259 (9.80%) MongoDB
4 247 (9.34%) NoSQL
5 228 (8.62%) Big Data
6 195 (7.38%) SQL Server
7 193 (7.30%) Hadoop
8 154 (5.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 146 (5.52%) Redis
10 76 (2.87%) Relational Database
11 75 (2.84%) Riak
12 66 (2.50%) Couchbase
13 48 (1.82%) Apache Hive
14 42 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
14 42 (1.59%) Informix
15 40 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
16 26 (0.98%) OpenTSDB
17 25 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (0.95%) MariaDB
17 25 (0.95%) MemSQL
Development Applications
1 1004 (37.97%) Jenkins
2 698 (26.40%) Git (software)
3 249 (9.42%) TeamCity
4 238 (9.00%) Maven
5 189 (7.15%) Subversion
6 179 (6.77%) Vagrant
7 157 (5.94%) JIRA
8 113 (4.27%) Hudson
8 113 (4.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 101 (3.82%) Ant
9 101 (3.82%) Selenium
10 100 (3.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 83 (3.14%) Sonatype Nexus
12 54 (2.04%) JUnit
13 49 (1.85%) Mockito
14 48 (1.82%) Gradle
15 47 (1.78%) Jasmine
16 42 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 40 (1.51%) Karma Test Runner
18 38 (1.44%) Gerrit
General
1 405 (15.32%) Finance
2 174 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 132 (4.99%) Games
4 116 (4.39%) Retail
5 114 (4.31%) Banking
6 99 (3.74%) Law
7 86 (3.25%) Marketing
8 84 (3.18%) Publishing
9 32 (1.21%) Online Betting
10 27 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 23 (0.87%) Electronics
12 14 (0.53%) Advertising
13 13 (0.49%) Brand Awareness
14 11 (0.42%) Back Office
15 9 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.26%) Legal
17 6 (0.23%) Front Office
18 5 (0.19%) Local Government
19 4 (0.15%) Financial Institution
19 4 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 961 (36.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 482 (18.23%) Linux Engineer
3 373 (14.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 327 (12.37%) Developer
5 318 (12.03%) Administrator
6 307 (11.61%) Systems Administrator
7 281 (10.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 248 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
9 231 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
10 226 (8.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 206 (7.79%) AWS Engineer
12 195 (7.38%) Architect
13 170 (6.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 163 (6.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 139 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
16 138 (5.22%) DevOps Administrator
17 133 (5.03%) Software Engineer
18 130 (4.92%) Automation Engineer
19 107 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 103 (3.90%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (13.31%) LAMP
2 320 (12.10%) Web Services
3 215 (8.13%) .NET
4 168 (6.35%) AngularJS
5 165 (6.24%) CSS
6 162 (6.13%) HTML
7 137 (5.18%) jQuery
8 110 (4.16%) Middleware
9 108 (4.08%) Spring
10 105 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
11 92 (3.48%) REST
12 79 (2.99%) HTML5
13 78 (2.95%) LAPP Stack
14 76 (2.87%) LEMP Stack
15 73 (2.76%) XML
16 64 (2.42%) CSS3
16 64 (2.42%) JSON
17 62 (2.34%) Django
18 58 (2.19%) RESTful
19 50 (1.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 143 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 130 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 96 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (2.61%) Fintech
5 60 (2.27%) User Experience
6 57 (2.16%) Public Cloud
7 56 (2.12%) Private Cloud
8 53 (2.00%) Replication
9 39 (1.48%) Clustering
9 39 (1.48%) Mobile App
10 38 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 37 (1.40%) Algorithms
12 35 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (1.25%) Online Games
14 30 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 28 (1.06%) Digital Media
16 26 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
17 23 (0.87%) Semantic Web
18 22 (0.83%) Mathematics
18 22 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1980 (74.89%) Linux
2 636 (24.05%) Windows
3 419 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 390 (14.75%) Unix
5 311 (11.76%) CentOS
6 253 (9.57%) Ubuntu
7 169 (6.39%) Windows Server
8 114 (4.31%) Debian
9 56 (2.12%) Solaris
10 46 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (1.63%) Android
12 40 (1.51%) Apple iOS
13 37 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 29 (1.10%) Fedora
15 21 (0.79%) CoreOS
16 18 (0.68%) Amazon Linux
17 17 (0.64%) Mac OS X
18 16 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (0.53%) SUSE
20 8 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1740 (65.81%) DevOps
2 1034 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
3 893 (33.77%) Configuration Management
4 841 (31.81%) Continuous Integration
5 398 (15.05%) E-Commerce
6 331 (12.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 329 (12.44%) Software Engineering
8 322 (12.18%) Open Source
9 314 (11.88%) Scrum
10 282 (10.67%) High Availability
11 269 (10.17%) TDD
12 217 (8.21%) Mentoring
13 145 (5.48%) BDD
14 136 (5.14%) ITIL
15 126 (4.77%) Kanban
16 124 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
17 121 (4.58%) Load Balancing
18 93 (3.52%) MVC
19 92 (3.48%) Web Development
20 91 (3.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1318 (49.85%) Python
2 1003 (37.93%) Ruby
3 871 (32.94%) Java
4 737 (27.87%) Bash Shell
5 542 (20.50%) Perl
6 405 (15.32%) JavaScript
7 401 (15.17%) PHP
8 322 (12.18%) PowerShell
9 291 (11.01%) SQL
10 220 (8.32%) C#
11 198 (7.49%) Shell Script
12 121 (4.58%) C++
13 99 (3.74%) Go
14 71 (2.69%) C
15 61 (2.31%) Scala
16 27 (1.02%) R
17 25 (0.95%) Groovy
18 16 (0.61%) Clojure
19 15 (0.57%) ES6
19 15 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 187 (7.07%) Degree
2 68 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (1.93%) CCNP
4 49 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 35 (1.32%) CCNA
5 35 (1.32%) RHCE
6 31 (1.17%) Security Cleared
7 28 (1.06%) CCIE
8 19 (0.72%) RHCSA
9 18 (0.68%) AWS Certification
10 17 (0.64%) SC Cleared
11 16 (0.61%) CCDE
11 16 (0.61%) CCSP
12 13 (0.49%) CISSP
13 9 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.30%) JNCIP
14 8 (0.30%) MCSE
15 5 (0.19%) LPIC
15 5 (0.19%) MBA
15 5 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (5.03%) QA
2 58 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 42 (1.59%) SLA
4 11 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.038%) FISMA
6 1 (0.038%) SDET
System Software
1 543 (20.54%) Docker
2 407 (15.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (4.43%) KVM
4 111 (4.20%) Xen
5 108 (4.08%) vSphere
6 83 (3.14%) Active Directory
7 48 (1.82%) Varnish
8 46 (1.74%) iptables
9 44 (1.66%) Hyper-V
10 43 (1.63%) XenServer
11 35 (1.32%) VirtualBox
12 32 (1.21%) vCloud
13 31 (1.17%) NFS
14 24 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
15 20 (0.76%) Squid
16 18 (0.68%) QEMU
16 18 (0.68%) RHEV
17 15 (0.57%) Postfix
18 14 (0.53%) Samba
19 11 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2167 (81.96%) Puppet
2 1075 (40.66%) Ansible
3 335 (12.67%) Salt
4 317 (11.99%) Nagios
5 154 (5.82%) CFEngine
6 135 (5.11%) ZABBIX
7 82 (3.10%) Graphite
8 70 (2.65%) yum
9 68 (2.57%) logstash
10 62 (2.34%) Cacti
11 60 (2.27%) Cobbler
11 60 (2.27%) Opsview
12 56 (2.12%) Capistrano
13 53 (2.00%) Zenoss
14 46 (1.74%) Mesos
15 43 (1.63%) Tivoli
16 41 (1.55%) Kibana
16 41 (1.55%) Kubernetes
17 34 (1.29%) Grafana
18 32 (1.21%) Packer
Vendors
1 541 (20.46%) VMware
2 517 (19.55%) Red Hat
3 261 (9.87%) Oracle
4 177 (6.69%) Microsoft
5 163 (6.16%) Cisco
6 144 (5.45%) SaltStack
7 117 (4.43%) F5
8 115 (4.35%) Google
9 100 (3.78%) Rackspace
10 95 (3.59%) Splunk
11 66 (2.50%) New Relic
12 59 (2.23%) NetApp
13 52 (1.97%) Citrix
14 48 (1.82%) HP
15 44 (1.66%) Juniper
16 40 (1.51%) IBM
17 38 (1.44%) AppDynamics
18 32 (1.21%) EnterpriseDB
19 30 (1.13%) Atlassian
20 29 (1.10%) EMC
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + stock options, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Great salary + Equity
Posted: 2 days ago