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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 213 255 383
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +128
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1547 1354 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 1.27% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.92% 17.75% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1089 725
Median salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,900 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
8178 7630 7636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.30% 7.16% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6629 6051 6117
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 May 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 May 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 +38 1469 £57,500 - 247
London +24 909 £62,500 +8.69% 149
City of London +118 200 £65,000 +13.04% 41
South East +39 191 £53,500 +1.90% 29
Yorkshire +105 150 £45,000 -5.26% 24
West Yorkshire +76 108 £43,750 -12.50% 22
Leeds +37 70 £47,500 -5.00% 20
North West +64 60 £45,000 -5.26% 17
South West -8 58 £42,000 -13.84% 8
Surrey +23 57 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Manchester +37 49 £45,000 -5.26% 16
East of England +26 46 £55,000 +8.37% 12
Berkshire +19 46 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Oxfordshire +15 35 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Somerset +19 33 £41,500 +12.16% 4
Reading +20 29 £51,500 -14.16% 3
Bath +18 28 £41,500 +8.49% 4
Scotland -18 25 £45,000 - 6
Bradford - 24 £35,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +25 23 £42,500 +3.03%
Hampshire -8 23 £55,000 -2.22% 3
West Midlands -19 19 £34,000 -20.00% 4
York +10 17 £42,500 -10.52%
Basingstoke -4 17 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Guildford - 17 £67,500 - 3
Ipswich +22 16 £50,000 -20.00%
Suffolk +15 16 £50,000 -20.00%
East Midlands 0 16 £55,000 +22.22% 3
South Yorkshire - 16 £50,000 - 2
Sheffield - 16 £50,000 - 2

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 2519 (85.30%) Puppet
2 2210 (74.84%) Linux
3 2091 (70.81%) DevOps
4 1519 (51.44%) Amazon AWS
5 1441 (48.80%) Ansible
6 1413 (47.85%) Python
7 1232 (41.72%) Jenkins
8 1148 (38.88%) Agile Software Development
9 1080 (36.57%) Ruby
10 1020 (34.54%) Continuous Integration
11 996 (33.73%) Configuration Management
12 889 (30.10%) Java
13 836 (28.31%) Docker
14 822 (27.84%) Bash Shell
15 766 (25.94%) Git (software)
16 681 (23.06%) VMware
17 677 (22.93%) Windows
18 653 (22.11%) MySQL
19 613 (20.76%) Perl
20 576 (19.51%) Red Hat
21 535 (18.12%) VMware Infrastructure
22 504 (17.07%) Unix
23 481 (16.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 468 (15.85%) PHP
25 445 (15.07%) Apache
26 420 (14.22%) Finance
27 406 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
27 406 (13.75%) Salt
28 401 (13.58%) OpenStack
29 400 (13.55%) PowerShell

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
1 445 (15.07%) Apache
2 401 (13.58%) OpenStack
3 289 (9.79%) Tomcat
4 227 (7.69%) Node.js
5 202 (6.84%) JBoss
6 194 (6.57%) nginx
7 192 (6.50%) Elasticsearch
8 179 (6.06%) IIS
9 127 (4.30%) CloudStack
10 122 (4.13%) WebLogic
11 118 (4.00%) WebSphere
12 93 (3.15%) Confluence
13 78 (2.64%) Apache Spark
14 54 (1.83%) Apache Solr
15 44 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
16 33 (1.12%) Jetty
17 30 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
18 23 (0.78%) Apache Pig
19 21 (0.71%) Drupal
19 21 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 102 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.27%) HipChat
3 5 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.10%) MS Office
6 1 (0.034%) MS Project
6 1 (0.034%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.20%) Magento
3 3 (0.10%) Documaker
4 2 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.034%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.034%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1519 (51.44%) Amazon AWS
2 406 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 206 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
4 201 (6.81%) PaaS
5 195 (6.60%) IaaS
6 150 (5.08%) GitHub
7 149 (5.05%) AWS CloudFormation
8 126 (4.27%) Amazon S3
9 97 (3.28%) SaaS
10 79 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
11 54 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
12 48 (1.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 44 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 44 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 42 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
15 41 (1.39%) Route 53
16 35 (1.19%) CloudFront
17 34 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 32 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
19 31 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 298 (10.09%) Firewall
2 200 (6.77%) DNS
3 154 (5.22%) TCP/IP
4 134 (4.54%) SAN
5 106 (3.59%) HTTP
6 90 (3.05%) VPN
7 80 (2.71%) Internet
8 64 (2.17%) LDAP
9 62 (2.10%) SSL
10 48 (1.63%) DHCP
11 46 (1.56%) LAN
12 38 (1.29%) WAN
13 37 (1.25%) VLAN
14 34 (1.15%) NAS
15 30 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
16 27 (0.91%) Kerberos
17 23 (0.78%) Network Security
18 22 (0.75%) SNMP
19 21 (0.71%) BIG-IP
20 17 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 653 (22.11%) MySQL
2 292 (9.89%) MongoDB
3 286 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
4 268 (9.08%) SQL Server
5 236 (7.99%) NoSQL
6 208 (7.04%) Hadoop
7 180 (6.10%) Big Data
8 174 (5.89%) Redis
9 130 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 94 (3.18%) Relational Database
11 66 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
12 55 (1.86%) Couchbase
13 49 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
14 41 (1.39%) MariaDB
15 37 (1.25%) Riak
16 35 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 33 (1.12%) Informix
18 30 (1.02%) Apache Hive
19 25 (0.85%) RDBMS
20 21 (0.71%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1232 (41.72%) Jenkins
2 766 (25.94%) Git (software)
3 315 (10.67%) TeamCity
4 236 (7.99%) Vagrant
5 226 (7.65%) Maven
6 217 (7.35%) JIRA
7 192 (6.50%) Subversion
8 188 (6.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 169 (5.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 91 (3.08%) Ant
11 74 (2.51%) Selenium
12 69 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
13 61 (2.07%) Hudson
14 58 (1.96%) Gradle
15 47 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
16 45 (1.52%) Travis CI
17 39 (1.32%) Bitbucket
18 38 (1.29%) MSBuild
19 31 (1.05%) Cucumber
19 31 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 420 (14.22%) Finance
2 195 (6.60%) Law
3 135 (4.57%) Marketing
4 132 (4.47%) Games
5 128 (4.33%) Retail
6 103 (3.49%) Publishing
7 100 (3.39%) Banking
8 76 (2.57%) Telecoms
9 25 (0.85%) Advertising
10 23 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.51%) Electronics
12 14 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.47%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.30%) Back Office
14 7 (0.24%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.17%) Front Office
17 4 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
17 4 (0.14%) Local Government
18 2 (0.068%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1256 (42.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 549 (18.59%) Linux Engineer
3 392 (13.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 348 (11.78%) Administrator
5 324 (10.97%) Systems Administrator
6 323 (10.94%) AWS Engineer
7 300 (10.16%) Developer
8 295 (9.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 272 (9.21%) Linux Administrator
10 269 (9.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 260 (8.80%) Systems Engineer
12 207 (7.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 199 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
14 176 (5.96%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 165 (5.59%) Architect
16 139 (4.71%) DevOps Systems Engineer
17 131 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 129 (4.37%) DevOps Administrator
19 122 (4.13%) Automation Engineer
20 113 (3.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (13.34%) LAMP
2 388 (13.14%) Web Services
3 284 (9.62%) .NET
4 153 (5.18%) AngularJS
5 110 (3.73%) HTML
6 105 (3.56%) RabbitMQ
7 97 (3.28%) CSS
8 87 (2.95%) jQuery
8 87 (2.95%) Middleware
9 86 (2.91%) LEMP Stack
10 78 (2.64%) REST
11 74 (2.51%) Spring
12 70 (2.37%) ActiveMQ
13 55 (1.86%) ELK Stack
14 54 (1.83%) SOAP
15 51 (1.73%) ASP.NET
16 50 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
16 50 (1.69%) RESTful
17 48 (1.63%) JSON
18 46 (1.56%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 154 (5.22%) Data Centre
2 142 (4.81%) Fintech
3 126 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 92 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (3.12%) Public Cloud
5 75 (2.54%) Private Cloud
6 71 (2.40%) Clustering
7 69 (2.34%) User Experience
8 51 (1.73%) Replication
9 43 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 32 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 31 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 29 (0.98%) PKI
13 29 (0.98%) Visualisation
14 26 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
15 25 (0.85%) iPad
15 25 (0.85%) Online Games
16 24 (0.81%) Mathematics
17 21 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2210 (74.84%) Linux
2 677 (22.93%) Windows
3 504 (17.07%) Unix
4 481 (16.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 339 (11.48%) CentOS
6 249 (8.43%) Ubuntu
7 233 (7.89%) Windows Server
8 85 (2.88%) Debian
9 71 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (2.03%) Solaris
11 55 (1.86%) Android
12 38 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (1.08%) Apple iOS
14 27 (0.91%) FreeBSD
15 22 (0.75%) CoreOS
16 18 (0.61%) SUSE
17 17 (0.58%) Amazon Linux
18 14 (0.47%) VMS
19 13 (0.44%) openSUSE
20 12 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2091 (70.81%) DevOps
2 1148 (38.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1020 (34.54%) Continuous Integration
4 996 (33.73%) Configuration Management
5 395 (13.38%) E-Commerce
6 383 (12.97%) Open Source
7 369 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 355 (12.02%) Scrum
9 301 (10.19%) High Availability
10 285 (9.65%) Software Engineering
11 255 (8.64%) TDD
12 191 (6.47%) ITIL
13 165 (5.59%) Mentoring
14 144 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
15 133 (4.50%) Kanban
16 125 (4.23%) Load Balancing
16 125 (4.23%) Microservices
17 101 (3.42%) BDD
18 94 (3.18%) DSDM
18 94 (3.18%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1413 (47.85%) Python
2 1080 (36.57%) Ruby
3 889 (30.10%) Java
4 822 (27.84%) Bash Shell
5 613 (20.76%) Perl
6 468 (15.85%) PHP
7 400 (13.55%) PowerShell
8 370 (12.53%) SQL
9 312 (10.57%) JavaScript
10 254 (8.60%) Shell Script
11 218 (7.38%) C#
12 153 (5.18%) C++
13 115 (3.89%) Go
14 76 (2.57%) Scala
15 72 (2.44%) C
16 42 (1.42%) Korn
17 31 (1.05%) Groovy
18 24 (0.81%) R
19 20 (0.68%) Bourne shell
20 19 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 160 (5.42%) Degree
2 56 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (1.39%) CCNP
4 40 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 36 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 32 (1.08%) RHCE
7 29 (0.98%) AWS Certification
8 26 (0.88%) CCNA
9 21 (0.71%) CISSP
10 20 (0.68%) CCIE
10 20 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 18 (0.61%) CCDE
11 18 (0.61%) CCSP
11 18 (0.61%) RHCSA
12 9 (0.30%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.30%) PMP
13 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.17%) MBA
14 5 (0.17%) RHCT
15 4 (0.14%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (4.88%) QA
2 33 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.85%) SLA
5 6 (0.20%) DICOM
5 6 (0.20%) HL7
6 5 (0.17%) COBIT
6 5 (0.17%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.068%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.034%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 836 (28.31%) Docker
2 535 (18.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 179 (6.06%) Xen
4 173 (5.86%) KVM
5 142 (4.81%) vSphere
6 103 (3.49%) Active Directory
7 91 (3.08%) XenServer
8 80 (2.71%) Hyper-V
9 51 (1.73%) VirtualBox
10 43 (1.46%) iptables
11 32 (1.08%) Varnish
12 27 (0.91%) NFS
13 24 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 23 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (0.51%) Squid
15 15 (0.51%) vCloud
16 14 (0.47%) Snort
16 14 (0.47%) VMware ESX
17 12 (0.41%) Samba
18 11 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2519 (85.30%) Puppet
2 1441 (48.80%) Ansible
3 406 (13.75%) Salt
4 386 (13.07%) Nagios
5 156 (5.28%) ZABBIX
6 153 (5.18%) CFEngine
7 135 (4.57%) Cobbler
8 134 (4.54%) Kubernetes
9 87 (2.95%) Tivoli
10 76 (2.57%) Terraform
11 73 (2.47%) Graphite
12 72 (2.44%) Cacti
13 59 (2.00%) logstash
14 51 (1.73%) HAProxy
14 51 (1.73%) Kibana
15 48 (1.63%) Mesos
15 48 (1.63%) Opsview
15 48 (1.63%) Zenoss
16 46 (1.56%) Grafana
16 46 (1.56%) Packer
Vendors
1 681 (23.06%) VMware
2 576 (19.51%) Red Hat
3 310 (10.50%) Microsoft
4 298 (10.09%) Oracle
5 167 (5.66%) Cisco
6 163 (5.52%) Rackspace
7 162 (5.49%) SaltStack
8 148 (5.01%) Splunk
9 129 (4.37%) Google
10 118 (4.00%) F5
11 95 (3.22%) New Relic
12 87 (2.95%) AppDynamics
13 77 (2.61%) Atlassian
13 77 (2.61%) HP
14 72 (2.44%) EnterpriseDB
15 64 (2.17%) IBM
16 40 (1.35%) Citrix
16 40 (1.35%) Juniper
17 34 (1.15%) Symantec
18 33 (1.12%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus and other benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Just Giving
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday