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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 188 256 344
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +88
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1686 1369 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.72% 1.24% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.96% 16.56% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1101 815
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 £40,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%

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
8449 8268 7893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.62% 7.50% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6874 6576 6334
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 £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +65 1597 £57,500 - 237
London +43 966 £62,500 +8.69% 143
South East +89 248 £55,000 -4.34% 29
City of London +84 179 £65,000 +8.33% 39
Yorkshire +69 127 £42,500 -10.52% 15
West Yorkshire +49 107 £42,500 -15.00% 15
South West +46 94 £40,000 -36.00% 8
Leeds +38 86 £42,500 -15.00% 14
Berkshire +37 77 £55,000 -4.34% 9
Surrey +62 64 £55,000 +12.82% 6
Scotland +33 56 £50,000 -16.66% 3
North West +58 51 £42,500 -2.29% 15
East of England +27 48 £50,250 -8.63% 12
Somerset +33 47 £40,000 +8.84% 2
Reading +31 45 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Bath +29 41 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Manchester +20 37 £42,500 -2.29% 14
Edinburgh +16 35 £50,000 - 2
Bristol -2 31 £48,750 -29.09% 6
Hampshire -15 29 £60,000 +6.66% 4
Kent +15 24 £50,000 -23.07% 1
East Midlands +8 23 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxfordshire -10 23 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Cambridgeshire +10 21 £47,500 -13.63% 5
West Midlands -19 20 £42,250 -15.50% 5
East Sussex - 19 £47,500 - 3
Cambridge +6 18 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Tunbridge Wells +31 17 £48,750 -22.00%
Oxford 0 16 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Brighton - 16 £46,250 - 2

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2786 (86.33%) Puppet
2 2345 (72.67%) Linux
3 2259 (70.00%) DevOps
4 1671 (51.78%) Amazon AWS
5 1598 (49.52%) Python
6 1578 (48.90%) Ansible
7 1308 (40.53%) Jenkins
8 1201 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
9 1189 (36.85%) Ruby
10 1066 (33.03%) Continuous Integration
11 1062 (32.91%) Configuration Management
12 958 (29.69%) Docker
13 938 (29.07%) Java
14 906 (28.08%) Bash Shell
15 826 (25.60%) Git (software)
16 788 (24.42%) VMware
17 737 (22.84%) Perl
18 734 (22.75%) Windows
19 695 (21.54%) MySQL
20 605 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
21 569 (17.63%) PHP
22 555 (17.20%) Red Hat
23 549 (17.01%) Apache
24 526 (16.30%) Unix
25 494 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
26 491 (15.22%) Finance
27 489 (15.15%) PowerShell
28 469 (14.53%) Web Services
29 449 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 443 (13.73%) Open Source

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
1 549 (17.01%) Apache
2 394 (12.21%) OpenStack
3 353 (10.94%) Tomcat
4 240 (7.44%) nginx
5 223 (6.91%) JBoss
6 218 (6.76%) IIS
7 198 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
8 143 (4.43%) WebSphere
9 129 (4.00%) WebLogic
10 127 (3.94%) Confluence
11 118 (3.66%) CloudStack
12 83 (2.57%) Apache Spark
13 55 (1.70%) Apache Solr
13 55 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
14 46 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
15 33 (1.02%) Drupal
16 31 (0.96%) Apache Pig
17 27 (0.84%) Jetty
17 27 (0.84%) WordPress
18 26 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 146 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.28%) HipChat
4 6 (0.19%) SPSS
5 5 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.12%) MS Office
6 4 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.031%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.15%) Magento
4 3 (0.093%) Documaker
4 3 (0.093%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.062%) Shopify
6 1 (0.031%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.031%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.031%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.031%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.031%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1671 (51.78%) Amazon AWS
2 494 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (7.03%) Amazon EC2
4 218 (6.76%) PaaS
5 195 (6.04%) IaaS
6 149 (4.62%) GitHub
7 148 (4.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 147 (4.56%) Amazon S3
9 127 (3.94%) SaaS
10 97 (3.01%) Google Cloud Platform
11 95 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
12 58 (1.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 54 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 50 (1.55%) Office 365
15 47 (1.46%) SoftLayer
16 44 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
16 44 (1.36%) Route 53
17 42 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 39 (1.21%) CloudFront
19 37 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 301 (9.33%) Firewall
2 200 (6.20%) DNS
3 154 (4.77%) TCP/IP
4 124 (3.84%) Internet
5 121 (3.75%) SAN
6 115 (3.56%) HTTP
7 75 (2.32%) VPN
8 67 (2.08%) LAN
9 65 (2.01%) SSL
10 64 (1.98%) LDAP
11 56 (1.74%) DHCP
12 54 (1.67%) WAN
13 45 (1.39%) Kerberos
14 44 (1.36%) SNMP
15 43 (1.33%) NAS
16 33 (1.02%) VLAN
17 30 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
18 28 (0.87%) SMTP
19 25 (0.77%) Wireless
20 24 (0.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 695 (21.54%) MySQL
2 308 (9.54%) MongoDB
3 291 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
4 288 (8.92%) SQL Server
5 264 (8.18%) NoSQL
6 201 (6.23%) Hadoop
7 167 (5.18%) Big Data
8 163 (5.05%) Redis
9 150 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 101 (3.13%) Relational Database
11 77 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
12 71 (2.20%) MariaDB
13 50 (1.55%) Amazon Redshift
14 43 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 42 (1.30%) Couchbase
16 38 (1.18%) RDBMS
17 34 (1.05%) HBase
18 31 (0.96%) Apache Hive
19 28 (0.87%) Riak
20 20 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1308 (40.53%) Jenkins
2 826 (25.60%) Git (software)
3 320 (9.92%) TeamCity
4 286 (8.86%) Vagrant
5 266 (8.24%) Subversion
6 259 (8.03%) JIRA
7 252 (7.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 242 (7.50%) Maven
9 183 (5.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 118 (3.66%) Ant
11 98 (3.04%) Sonatype Nexus
12 75 (2.32%) Gradle
12 75 (2.32%) Selenium
13 72 (2.23%) Travis CI
14 56 (1.74%) Hudson
15 53 (1.64%) Bitbucket
16 51 (1.58%) MSBuild
17 45 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
18 39 (1.21%) SonarQube
19 37 (1.15%) Cucumber
General
1 491 (15.22%) Finance
2 208 (6.45%) Law
3 145 (4.49%) Marketing
4 138 (4.28%) Retail
5 134 (4.15%) Games
6 124 (3.84%) Banking
7 90 (2.79%) Telecoms
8 75 (2.32%) Publishing
9 43 (1.33%) Advertising
10 36 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.59%) Electronics
12 14 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.37%) Billing
13 12 (0.37%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.31%) Online Betting
15 8 (0.25%) Back Office
16 5 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.12%) Legal
18 3 (0.093%) Automotive
18 3 (0.093%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1346 (41.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 548 (16.98%) Linux Engineer
3 411 (12.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 385 (11.93%) AWS Engineer
5 368 (11.40%) Administrator
6 364 (11.28%) Developer
7 331 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
8 318 (9.85%) AWS DevOps
9 309 (9.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 292 (9.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 289 (8.96%) Linux Administrator
12 253 (7.84%) Senior DevOps
13 250 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
14 247 (7.65%) Cloud Engineer
15 232 (7.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 188 (5.83%) Architect
17 152 (4.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 127 (3.94%) Automation Engineer
19 126 (3.90%) DevOps Administrator
20 122 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (14.53%) Web Services
2 405 (12.55%) LAMP
3 276 (8.55%) .NET
4 237 (7.34%) Node.js
5 191 (5.92%) HTML
6 170 (5.27%) AngularJS
7 143 (4.43%) CSS
8 108 (3.35%) RabbitMQ
9 97 (3.01%) REST
10 93 (2.88%) jQuery
10 93 (2.88%) Middleware
11 91 (2.82%) JSON
12 90 (2.79%) LEMP Stack
13 82 (2.54%) ELK Stack
14 81 (2.51%) Ruby on Rails
15 72 (2.23%) Spring
16 69 (2.14%) Django
17 68 (2.11%) HTML5
18 67 (2.08%) ASP.NET
19 65 (2.01%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 179 (5.55%) Data Centre
2 165 (5.11%) Fintech
3 159 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 115 (3.56%) Public Cloud
5 86 (2.67%) Clustering
6 85 (2.63%) Private Cloud
7 84 (2.60%) User Experience
8 82 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
9 53 (1.64%) Replication
10 49 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
11 46 (1.43%) Mobile App
12 44 (1.36%) PKI
13 42 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
14 36 (1.12%) Virtual Team
15 32 (0.99%) Digital Media
16 31 (0.96%) Algorithms
16 31 (0.96%) Visualisation
17 30 (0.93%) Data Structures
17 30 (0.93%) iPad
18 25 (0.77%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 2345 (72.67%) Linux
2 734 (22.75%) Windows
3 526 (16.30%) Unix
4 449 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 332 (10.29%) CentOS
6 267 (8.27%) Windows Server
7 227 (7.03%) Ubuntu
8 79 (2.45%) Debian
9 69 (2.14%) Android
10 65 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 44 (1.36%) FreeBSD
12 44 (1.36%) Solaris
13 36 (1.12%) Apple iOS
14 25 (0.77%) SUSE
15 22 (0.68%) CoreOS
16 19 (0.59%) openSUSE
17 15 (0.46%) VMS
18 13 (0.40%) Windows 7
19 12 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2259 (70.00%) DevOps
2 1201 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1066 (33.03%) Continuous Integration
4 1062 (32.91%) Configuration Management
5 443 (13.73%) Open Source
6 404 (12.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 390 (12.09%) Scrum
8 317 (9.82%) E-Commerce
9 296 (9.17%) TDD
10 285 (8.83%) High Availability
11 262 (8.12%) Software Engineering
12 238 (7.38%) ITIL
13 182 (5.64%) Mentoring
14 159 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
15 145 (4.49%) Microservices
16 116 (3.59%) Kanban
17 114 (3.53%) Load Balancing
18 112 (3.47%) BDD
19 108 (3.35%) Analytics
20 105 (3.25%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1598 (49.52%) Python
2 1189 (36.85%) Ruby
3 938 (29.07%) Java
4 906 (28.08%) Bash Shell
5 737 (22.84%) Perl
6 569 (17.63%) PHP
7 489 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 429 (13.29%) SQL
9 359 (11.12%) JavaScript
10 240 (7.44%) Shell Script
11 237 (7.34%) C#
12 207 (6.41%) C++
13 122 (3.78%) Go
14 105 (3.25%) Scala
15 96 (2.97%) C
16 69 (2.14%) Groovy
17 50 (1.55%) Korn
18 39 (1.21%) R
19 21 (0.65%) Bourne shell
20 17 (0.53%) Jython
Qualifications
1 243 (7.53%) Degree
2 54 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 48 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (0.99%) RHCE
5 27 (0.84%) AWS Certification
6 26 (0.81%) CCNP
7 24 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (0.71%) CCNA
8 23 (0.71%) CISSP
9 22 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 15 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.40%) PMP
11 13 (0.40%) RHCSA
12 11 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.31%) CCIE
14 9 (0.28%) CCDE
14 9 (0.28%) CCSP
14 9 (0.28%) MCSE
15 8 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
15 8 (0.25%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (5.61%) QA
2 48 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 47 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.62%) SLA
5 8 (0.25%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.19%) DICOM
6 6 (0.19%) HL7
7 2 (0.062%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.031%) COBIT
8 1 (0.031%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 958 (29.69%) Docker
2 605 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 184 (5.70%) Xen
4 176 (5.45%) KVM
5 154 (4.77%) vSphere
6 145 (4.49%) Active Directory
7 116 (3.59%) Hyper-V
8 102 (3.16%) XenServer
9 68 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
10 62 (1.92%) VirtualBox
11 47 (1.46%) Varnish
12 37 (1.15%) iptables
13 25 (0.77%) vCloud
14 24 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 24 (0.74%) NFS
15 23 (0.71%) VMware ESX
16 17 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
17 16 (0.50%) HDFS
17 16 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
18 15 (0.46%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2786 (86.33%) Puppet
2 1578 (48.90%) Ansible
3 429 (13.29%) Salt
4 386 (11.96%) Nagios
5 180 (5.58%) Kubernetes
6 157 (4.87%) ZABBIX
7 148 (4.59%) Cobbler
8 125 (3.87%) CFEngine
9 100 (3.10%) Tivoli
10 99 (3.07%) Terraform
11 72 (2.23%) Packer
12 71 (2.20%) logstash
13 70 (2.17%) Cacti
14 63 (1.95%) Graphite
15 56 (1.74%) Kibana
16 55 (1.70%) HAProxy
17 52 (1.61%) Mesos
18 51 (1.58%) SCOM
19 50 (1.55%) Grafana
20 48 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 788 (24.42%) VMware
2 555 (17.20%) Red Hat
3 352 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 316 (9.79%) Oracle
5 181 (5.61%) Rackspace
6 173 (5.36%) Google
7 164 (5.08%) Splunk
8 163 (5.05%) Cisco
9 157 (4.87%) SaltStack
10 116 (3.59%) New Relic
11 104 (3.22%) F5
12 95 (2.94%) HP
13 94 (2.91%) AppDynamics
14 93 (2.88%) Atlassian
15 81 (2.51%) EnterpriseDB
16 70 (2.17%) IBM
17 35 (1.08%) NetApp
18 33 (1.02%) EMC
19 29 (0.90%) Citrix
19 29 (0.90%) Symantec
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
UK
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pot. equity, free beer
Posted: 5 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and relocation
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life, h/care
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum £40-80,000 + bonus + benefits + UK t
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £55,000 + 20% bonus + relocation pac
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum £75,000 + 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits, bonus and relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago