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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
UK
Rank 189 239 326
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +87
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1480 1418 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 1.38% 0.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.18% 17.29% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1280 1236 797
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
6987 8203 7849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.32% 8.01% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5745 6649 6262
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +49 1432 £60,000 +4.34% 259
London +49 848 £65,000 +4.00% 141
South East +117 210 £51,750 -1.42% 33
City of London +13 127 £70,000 +7.69% 21
North West +52 114 £53,750 +19.44% 20
Manchester +40 98 £52,500 +16.66% 17
Yorkshire -52 91 £55,000 +15.78% 21
Berkshire +90 81 £60,000 +9.09% 10
West Yorkshire -43 66 £57,500 +27.77% 15
East of England +23 65 £47,500 +7.95% 18
Leeds -18 64 £57,500 +21.05% 14
South West +42 51 £44,250 -23.04% 6
Reading +62 43 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Surrey +61 42 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Hertfordshire +48 42 £47,500 -32.14% 4
Buckinghamshire +44 37 £52,500 +5.00% 4
West Midlands +39 33 £57,500 +57.53% 11
Scotland +24 29 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Edinburgh +14 26 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Bristol +16 24 £60,000 -14.28% 2
Milton Keynes +24 23 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +7 22 £51,250 +2.50% 7
Hampshire +8 18 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Slough +43 16 £67,500 +3.84%
Coventry +27 16 £60,000 +4.34% 2
North Yorkshire -2 15 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Nottinghamshire 0 14 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Cambridgeshire -2 14 £48,500 +14.11% 10
Marlow - 14 £51,250 - 1
Nottingham +7 13 £50,000 +42.85% 4

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 2762 (84.85%) Puppet
2 2318 (71.21%) DevOps
3 2223 (68.29%) Linux
4 1848 (56.77%) Ansible
5 1685 (51.77%) Python
6 1678 (51.55%) Amazon AWS
7 1248 (38.34%) Jenkins
8 1191 (36.59%) Configuration Management
9 1178 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
10 1118 (34.35%) Continuous Integration
11 1058 (32.50%) Ruby
12 958 (29.43%) Bash Shell
13 942 (28.94%) Docker
14 914 (28.08%) Java
15 862 (26.48%) Windows
16 821 (25.22%) Git (software)
17 719 (22.09%) Microsoft Azure
18 658 (20.22%) Perl
19 629 (19.32%) PowerShell
20 572 (17.57%) Scrum
21 570 (17.51%) Unix
22 541 (16.62%) VMware
23 534 (16.41%) MySQL
24 511 (15.70%) SQL
25 496 (15.24%) Finance
26 456 (14.01%) Red Hat
27 447 (13.73%) Web Services
28 430 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
29 413 (12.69%) TeamCity
30 411 (12.63%) .NET

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
1 401 (12.32%) Apache
2 398 (12.23%) OpenStack
3 355 (10.91%) IIS
4 301 (9.25%) Elasticsearch
5 251 (7.71%) Tomcat
6 226 (6.94%) WebSphere
7 208 (6.39%) nginx
8 195 (5.99%) JBoss
9 186 (5.71%) WebLogic
10 157 (4.82%) Apache Spark
11 141 (4.33%) Apache Solr
12 137 (4.21%) CloudStack
13 93 (2.86%) Confluence
14 76 (2.33%) Jetty
15 42 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
16 38 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
17 35 (1.08%) NServiceBus
18 31 (0.95%) SharePoint
19 20 (0.61%) Apache Pig
20 19 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 100 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.18%) SPSS
4 3 (0.092%) MS Office
4 3 (0.092%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.031%) Autodesk Flame
6 1 (0.031%) HipChat
6 1 (0.031%) Houdini
6 1 (0.031%) Maya
6 1 (0.031%) Mingle
6 1 (0.031%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.031%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 18 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.28%) Magento
4 8 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.15%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.092%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.092%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.092%) Summit
7 2 (0.061%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.061%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.031%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.031%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1678 (51.55%) Amazon AWS
2 719 (22.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 185 (5.68%) SaaS
4 163 (5.01%) Amazon EC2
5 156 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 135 (4.15%) IaaS
7 132 (4.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 127 (3.90%) PaaS
9 104 (3.20%) GitHub
10 96 (2.95%) Amazon S3
11 61 (1.87%) Office 365
12 58 (1.78%) CloudBees
13 54 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
14 53 (1.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 44 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
16 42 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
17 37 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 34 (1.04%) IBM Cloud
19 33 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
20 32 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 239 (7.34%) Firewall
2 193 (5.93%) TCP/IP
3 157 (4.82%) DNS
4 120 (3.69%) Internet
5 98 (3.01%) SAN
6 82 (2.52%) HTTP
7 71 (2.18%) NAS
8 70 (2.15%) LDAP
9 67 (2.06%) DHCP
10 66 (2.03%) WAN
11 57 (1.75%) LAN
12 55 (1.69%) VPN
13 50 (1.54%) VLAN
14 42 (1.29%) Kerberos
15 41 (1.26%) 3G
15 41 (1.26%) 4G
15 41 (1.26%) GSM
15 41 (1.26%) OpenFlow
16 34 (1.04%) SMTP
17 32 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (16.41%) MySQL
2 393 (12.07%) NoSQL
3 330 (10.14%) SQL Server
4 320 (9.83%) MongoDB
5 246 (7.56%) Hadoop
6 233 (7.16%) Redis
7 218 (6.70%) Big Data
8 203 (6.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 183 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
10 121 (3.72%) Relational Database
11 111 (3.41%) Couchbase
12 87 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
13 84 (2.58%) Riak
14 52 (1.60%) HBase
14 52 (1.60%) RavenDB
15 39 (1.20%) CouchDB
16 32 (0.98%) Event Store
16 32 (0.98%) RDBMS
17 29 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
18 27 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1248 (38.34%) Jenkins
2 821 (25.22%) Git (software)
3 430 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 413 (12.69%) TeamCity
5 314 (9.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 301 (9.25%) JIRA
7 290 (8.91%) Vagrant
8 282 (8.66%) Subversion
9 280 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 210 (6.45%) Hudson
11 160 (4.92%) MSBuild
12 157 (4.82%) Maven
13 134 (4.12%) Selenium
14 100 (3.07%) GoCD
15 97 (2.98%) Ant
16 92 (2.83%) Travis CI
17 71 (2.18%) HP UFT
18 66 (2.03%) ClearCase
19 52 (1.60%) git-flow
20 51 (1.57%) Cucumber
General
1 496 (15.24%) Finance
2 310 (9.52%) Banking
3 165 (5.07%) Retail
4 121 (3.72%) Telecoms
5 109 (3.35%) Games
6 99 (3.04%) Marketing
7 45 (1.38%) Advertising
8 39 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 34 (1.04%) Law
10 23 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 23 (0.71%) Publishing
11 21 (0.65%) Electronics
12 17 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 16 (0.49%) Front Office
14 12 (0.37%) Back Office
15 6 (0.18%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.15%) French Language
16 5 (0.15%) German Language
16 5 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1320 (40.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 491 (15.08%) Developer
3 410 (12.60%) Linux Engineer
4 337 (10.35%) Administrator
5 322 (9.89%) AWS Engineer
6 313 (9.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 296 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 260 (7.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 254 (7.80%) AWS DevOps
10 219 (6.73%) Senior DevOps
11 207 (6.36%) Cloud Engineer
12 191 (5.87%) Linux Administrator
13 186 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 177 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
15 176 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 161 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 149 (4.58%) Consultant
18 144 (4.42%) Architect
18 144 (4.42%) Java Developer
19 138 (4.24%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (13.73%) Web Services
2 411 (12.63%) .NET
3 269 (8.26%) Node.js
4 255 (7.83%) AngularJS
5 218 (6.70%) LAMP
6 214 (6.57%) HTML
7 197 (6.05%) Elastic Stack
8 167 (5.13%) CSS
9 149 (4.58%) React
9 149 (4.58%) REST
10 118 (3.63%) ASP.NET
11 105 (3.23%) HTML5
12 99 (3.04%) jQuery
13 95 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 90 (2.76%) RESTful
14 90 (2.76%) Ruby on Rails
15 75 (2.30%) Lucene
16 69 (2.12%) LEMP Stack
16 69 (2.12%) MSMQ
17 66 (2.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 156 (4.79%) Computer Science
2 127 (3.90%) Data Centre
3 104 (3.20%) User Experience
4 87 (2.67%) Public Cloud
5 79 (2.43%) Fintech
6 58 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 49 (1.51%) Private Cloud
8 46 (1.41%) Clustering
9 45 (1.38%) Mobile App
10 42 (1.29%) Algorithms
10 42 (1.29%) Online Banking
11 40 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
12 39 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 38 (1.17%) Management Information System
14 36 (1.11%) PKI
15 34 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (0.95%) Blog
17 30 (0.92%) Hedge funds
18 28 (0.86%) Data Structures
19 21 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2223 (68.29%) Linux
2 862 (26.48%) Windows
3 570 (17.51%) Unix
4 375 (11.52%) CentOS
5 365 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 326 (10.02%) Windows Server
7 265 (8.14%) Ubuntu
8 119 (3.66%) Debian
9 95 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 81 (2.49%) CoreOS
11 72 (2.21%) Android
11 72 (2.21%) Apple iOS
12 53 (1.63%) Solaris
13 47 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (0.74%) Fedora
15 16 (0.49%) VMS
16 15 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (0.40%) SUSE
18 10 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2318 (71.21%) DevOps
2 1191 (36.59%) Configuration Management
3 1178 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
4 1118 (34.35%) Continuous Integration
5 572 (17.57%) Scrum
6 393 (12.07%) Open Source
7 338 (10.38%) TDD
8 299 (9.19%) Continuous Delivery
9 282 (8.66%) Software Engineering
10 221 (6.79%) ITIL
11 215 (6.61%) Microservices
12 213 (6.54%) E-Commerce
13 209 (6.42%) Mentoring
14 194 (5.96%) DSDM
15 183 (5.62%) SDLC
16 165 (5.07%) Continuous Deployment
16 165 (5.07%) Kanban
16 165 (5.07%) RUP
17 164 (5.04%) High Availability
17 164 (5.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1685 (51.77%) Python
2 1058 (32.50%) Ruby
3 958 (29.43%) Bash Shell
4 914 (28.08%) Java
5 658 (20.22%) Perl
6 629 (19.32%) PowerShell
7 511 (15.70%) SQL
8 369 (11.34%) JavaScript
9 336 (10.32%) PHP
10 330 (10.14%) C#
11 239 (7.34%) Shell Script
12 227 (6.97%) Go
13 172 (5.28%) C++
14 141 (4.33%) Scala
15 135 (4.15%) C
16 88 (2.70%) Groovy
17 40 (1.23%) Korn
18 36 (1.11%) T-SQL
19 18 (0.55%) Bourne shell
19 18 (0.55%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 259 (7.96%) Degree
2 81 (2.49%) AWS Certification
3 58 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 34 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (0.92%) CCNA
7 26 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (0.49%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.43%) RHCE
10 12 (0.37%) ISEB
10 12 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 11 (0.34%) VCDX
12 10 (0.31%) DBS Check
12 10 (0.31%) MCSE
13 9 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.25%) RHCSA
15 7 (0.22%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.18%) CCNP
16 6 (0.18%) CISSP
17 3 (0.092%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (4.67%) QA
2 44 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 39 (1.20%) SLA
4 29 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.49%) GCP
6 3 (0.092%) SDET
7 1 (0.031%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.031%) DICOM
7 1 (0.031%) HL7
System Software
1 942 (28.94%) Docker
2 372 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 203 (6.24%) vSphere
4 193 (5.93%) Xen
5 187 (5.75%) Active Directory
6 126 (3.87%) XenServer
7 111 (3.41%) Hyper-V
8 105 (3.23%) KVM
9 58 (1.78%) vCloud
9 58 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
10 44 (1.35%) Varnish
11 36 (1.11%) NFS
12 28 (0.86%) LXC
13 24 (0.74%) VirtualBox
14 20 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (0.58%) iptables
15 19 (0.58%) VMware ESX
16 16 (0.49%) Apache Flume
17 13 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 13 (0.40%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2762 (84.85%) Puppet
2 1848 (56.77%) Ansible
3 358 (11.00%) Salt
4 334 (10.26%) Nagios
5 261 (8.02%) Terraform
6 212 (6.51%) Kubernetes
7 140 (4.30%) Graphite
8 135 (4.15%) Kibana
9 131 (4.02%) logstash
10 126 (3.87%) Cobbler
11 113 (3.47%) Tivoli
12 84 (2.58%) Mesos
13 69 (2.12%) CFEngine
14 60 (1.84%) Packer
15 54 (1.66%) ZABBIX
16 49 (1.51%) HAProxy
17 41 (1.26%) rkt
17 41 (1.26%) Rundeck
18 35 (1.08%) Opsview
19 34 (1.04%) Grafana
Vendors
1 541 (16.62%) VMware
2 456 (14.01%) Red Hat
3 368 (11.31%) Oracle
4 364 (11.18%) Microsoft
5 194 (5.96%) Google
6 152 (4.67%) SaltStack
7 149 (4.58%) New Relic
8 136 (4.18%) Splunk
9 135 (4.15%) Atlassian
10 117 (3.59%) Cisco
11 114 (3.50%) EnterpriseDB
12 107 (3.29%) AppDynamics
13 83 (2.55%) Rackspace
14 82 (2.52%) HP
15 56 (1.72%) IBM
16 47 (1.44%) Dynatrace
17 38 (1.17%) CA
17 38 (1.17%) EMC
18 34 (1.04%) NetApp
19 33 (1.01%) ServiceNow
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70 - £100 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 16% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday