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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 182 258 307
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +49
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1737 1335 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.78% 1.21% 0.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.83% 16.08% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1099 896
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +8.42%

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
8339 8302 8171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.53% 7.55% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6784 6683 6507
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 £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%

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 August 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 August 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 +78 1635 £60,000 +4.34% 208
London +69 1004 £62,500 +4.16% 100
South East +108 273 £55,000 -4.34% 38
City of London +64 158 £67,250 +7.60% 23
Yorkshire +24 114 £42,500 -10.52% 19
West Yorkshire +30 100 £42,500 -15.00% 18
Berkshire +64 99 £57,500 -4.16% 6
Leeds +31 91 £42,500 -15.00% 17
South West +9 81 £45,000 -33.33% 12
Surrey +62 65 £57,500 +9.52% 14
Scotland +43 65 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Reading +37 54 £50,000 -25.92% 4
North West +36 53 £42,500 -2.29% 13
East of England +25 49 £50,000 - 14
Manchester +18 43 £42,500 -2.29% 12
Bristol +6 42 £50,000 -25.92% 6
Edinburgh +19 39 £50,000 +8.10% 6
Somerset +17 28 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Kent +21 27 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Bath +13 27 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Hampshire -6 25 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Midlands -1 24 £57,500 - 4
Cambridgeshire +24 21 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Oxfordshire -6 21 £57,500 -13.20% 3
East Sussex - 21 £45,000 - 6
Glasgow +12 20 £42,500 -46.54% 3
Cambridge +22 19 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Brighton - 18 £45,000 - 5
Tunbridge Wells +27 17 £47,500 -24.00% 3
East Midlands +12 17 £48,000 +6.66% 2

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2882 (87.76%) Puppet
2 2362 (71.92%) Linux
3 2318 (70.58%) DevOps
4 1704 (51.89%) Amazon AWS
5 1638 (49.88%) Python
6 1637 (49.85%) Ansible
7 1315 (40.04%) Jenkins
8 1182 (35.99%) Ruby
9 1168 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
10 1098 (33.43%) Configuration Management
10 1098 (33.43%) Continuous Integration
11 975 (29.69%) Docker
12 929 (28.29%) Bash Shell
13 927 (28.23%) Java
14 819 (24.94%) VMware
15 791 (24.09%) Windows
16 786 (23.93%) Git (software)
17 764 (23.26%) Perl
18 658 (20.04%) MySQL
19 592 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
20 573 (17.45%) Apache
21 567 (17.27%) PHP
22 560 (17.05%) PowerShell
23 549 (16.72%) Microsoft Azure
24 535 (16.29%) Red Hat
25 533 (16.23%) Unix
26 520 (15.83%) Finance
27 461 (14.04%) Web Services
28 460 (14.01%) SQL
29 458 (13.95%) 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
1 573 (17.45%) Apache
2 362 (11.02%) OpenStack
3 350 (10.66%) Tomcat
4 271 (8.25%) IIS
5 263 (8.01%) nginx
6 213 (6.49%) JBoss
7 209 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
8 146 (4.45%) WebSphere
9 136 (4.14%) Confluence
10 122 (3.71%) WebLogic
11 109 (3.32%) CloudStack
12 83 (2.53%) Apache Spark
13 62 (1.89%) Apache Solr
14 52 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
15 51 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
16 32 (0.97%) Drupal
17 31 (0.94%) Apache Pig
18 29 (0.88%) SharePoint
19 27 (0.82%) WordPress
20 26 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 157 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.30%) HipChat
4 6 (0.18%) SPSS
5 4 (0.12%) MS Office
5 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.030%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.12%) Magento
4 3 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.061%) Shopify
6 1 (0.030%) Documaker
6 1 (0.030%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.030%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.030%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.030%) Summit
6 1 (0.030%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1704 (51.89%) Amazon AWS
2 549 (16.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (6.91%) Amazon EC2
4 209 (6.36%) PaaS
5 190 (5.79%) IaaS
6 150 (4.57%) SaaS
7 148 (4.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 138 (4.20%) Amazon S3
9 130 (3.96%) GitHub
10 111 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 87 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
12 59 (1.80%) IBM Cloud
13 57 (1.74%) Office 365
14 56 (1.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 54 (1.64%) SoftLayer
16 52 (1.58%) Amazon ELB
17 51 (1.55%) Route 53
18 50 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 50 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 40 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 286 (8.71%) Firewall
2 192 (5.85%) DNS
3 164 (4.99%) TCP/IP
4 128 (3.90%) Internet
5 107 (3.26%) HTTP
6 103 (3.14%) SAN
7 71 (2.16%) VPN
8 70 (2.13%) LAN
9 65 (1.98%) SSL
10 64 (1.95%) LDAP
11 55 (1.67%) WAN
12 53 (1.61%) DHCP
13 46 (1.40%) Kerberos
14 45 (1.37%) NAS
14 45 (1.37%) SNMP
15 41 (1.25%) VLAN
16 33 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
17 32 (0.97%) SMTP
18 30 (0.91%) Wireless
19 28 (0.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 658 (20.04%) MySQL
2 312 (9.50%) MongoDB
3 297 (9.04%) SQL Server
4 290 (8.83%) PostgreSQL
5 286 (8.71%) NoSQL
6 190 (5.79%) Hadoop
7 168 (5.12%) Big Data
7 168 (5.12%) Redis
8 153 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 102 (3.11%) Relational Database
10 87 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
11 75 (2.28%) MariaDB
12 51 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 45 (1.37%) RDBMS
14 44 (1.34%) Couchbase
15 36 (1.10%) HBase
16 34 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
16 34 (1.04%) Riak
17 29 (0.88%) Apache Hive
18 23 (0.70%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1315 (40.04%) Jenkins
2 786 (23.93%) Git (software)
3 330 (10.05%) TeamCity
4 278 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 275 (8.37%) JIRA
5 275 (8.37%) Vagrant
6 269 (8.19%) Subversion
7 242 (7.37%) Maven
8 212 (6.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 123 (3.75%) Ant
10 112 (3.41%) Sonatype Nexus
11 88 (2.68%) Travis CI
12 73 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 72 (2.19%) Gradle
14 69 (2.10%) Hudson
15 65 (1.98%) Selenium
16 61 (1.86%) MSBuild
17 54 (1.64%) Bitbucket
18 50 (1.52%) Cucumber
19 46 (1.40%) RSpec
General
1 520 (15.83%) Finance
2 207 (6.30%) Law
3 157 (4.78%) Banking
4 141 (4.29%) Marketing
5 133 (4.05%) Games
6 127 (3.87%) Retail
7 98 (2.98%) Telecoms
8 63 (1.92%) Publishing
9 50 (1.52%) Advertising
10 42 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 21 (0.64%) Electronics
12 16 (0.49%) Back Office
13 13 (0.40%) Billing
13 13 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.18%) Legal
16 5 (0.15%) French Language
16 5 (0.15%) Front Office
16 5 (0.15%) German Language
16 5 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1383 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 560 (17.05%) Linux Engineer
3 411 (12.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 409 (12.45%) AWS Engineer
5 390 (11.88%) Developer
6 373 (11.36%) Administrator
7 331 (10.08%) Systems Administrator
8 326 (9.93%) AWS DevOps
9 325 (9.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 287 (8.74%) Linux Administrator
11 285 (8.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 269 (8.19%) Systems Engineer
13 261 (7.95%) Senior DevOps
14 249 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
15 241 (7.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 186 (5.66%) Architect
17 159 (4.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 154 (4.69%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
19 144 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 122 (3.71%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (14.04%) Web Services
2 389 (11.85%) LAMP
3 282 (8.59%) .NET
4 233 (7.10%) Node.js
5 221 (6.73%) HTML
6 175 (5.33%) AngularJS
7 154 (4.69%) CSS
8 108 (3.29%) JSON
9 101 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
9 101 (3.08%) REST
10 98 (2.98%) ELK Stack
11 95 (2.89%) jQuery
12 93 (2.83%) LEMP Stack
13 91 (2.77%) Middleware
14 90 (2.74%) HTML5
15 87 (2.65%) Ruby on Rails
16 69 (2.10%) ASP.NET
16 69 (2.10%) Django
17 68 (2.07%) React
18 65 (1.98%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 180 (5.48%) Computer Science
1 180 (5.48%) Data Centre
2 167 (5.09%) Fintech
3 109 (3.32%) Public Cloud
4 90 (2.74%) User Experience
5 85 (2.59%) Private Cloud
6 80 (2.44%) Clustering
7 64 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 55 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
9 51 (1.55%) Replication
10 49 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 42 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 42 (1.28%) PKI
12 37 (1.13%) Artificial Intelligence
13 34 (1.04%) Algorithms
13 34 (1.04%) Data Structures
14 33 (1.00%) Digital Media
15 30 (0.91%) Virtual Team
16 27 (0.82%) Blog
17 23 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2362 (71.92%) Linux
2 791 (24.09%) Windows
3 533 (16.23%) Unix
4 388 (11.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 299 (9.10%) CentOS
6 296 (9.01%) Windows Server
7 226 (6.88%) Ubuntu
8 63 (1.92%) Debian
9 61 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 58 (1.77%) Android
11 51 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 45 (1.37%) FreeBSD
13 36 (1.10%) Solaris
14 32 (0.97%) Apple iOS
15 25 (0.76%) VMS
16 24 (0.73%) CoreOS
17 22 (0.67%) SUSE
18 18 (0.55%) openSUSE
19 10 (0.30%) Mac OS X
20 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2318 (70.58%) DevOps
2 1168 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1098 (33.43%) Configuration Management
3 1098 (33.43%) Continuous Integration
4 458 (13.95%) Open Source
5 388 (11.81%) Scrum
6 375 (11.42%) Continuous Delivery
7 287 (8.74%) E-Commerce
8 285 (8.68%) TDD
9 254 (7.73%) High Availability
10 243 (7.40%) ITIL
11 240 (7.31%) Software Engineering
12 194 (5.91%) Continuous Deployment
13 147 (4.48%) Mentoring
14 143 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
15 133 (4.05%) Microservices
16 128 (3.90%) Load Balancing
17 125 (3.81%) Web Operations
18 122 (3.71%) Analytics
19 113 (3.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1638 (49.88%) Python
2 1182 (35.99%) Ruby
3 929 (28.29%) Bash Shell
4 927 (28.23%) Java
5 764 (23.26%) Perl
6 567 (17.27%) PHP
7 560 (17.05%) PowerShell
8 460 (14.01%) SQL
9 358 (10.90%) JavaScript
10 233 (7.10%) C#
11 226 (6.88%) Shell Script
12 222 (6.76%) C++
13 122 (3.71%) Go
14 108 (3.29%) C
15 103 (3.14%) Scala
16 86 (2.62%) Groovy
17 53 (1.61%) Korn
18 41 (1.25%) R
19 21 (0.64%) Bourne shell
19 21 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 280 (8.53%) Degree
2 64 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 50 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (1.19%) AWS Certification
5 32 (0.97%) RHCE
6 26 (0.79%) CCNA
7 23 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (0.67%) CISSP
9 21 (0.64%) SC Cleared
10 20 (0.61%) CCNP
11 17 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (0.43%) RHCSA
13 12 (0.37%) MCSE
14 11 (0.33%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.33%) PMP
14 11 (0.33%) VCDX
15 8 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
15 8 (0.24%) PhD
16 7 (0.21%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (5.88%) QA
2 76 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 51 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.52%) SLA
5 8 (0.24%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.091%) DICOM
6 3 (0.091%) HL7
7 2 (0.061%) GCP
7 2 (0.061%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.030%) COBIT
8 1 (0.030%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 975 (29.69%) Docker
2 592 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 170 (5.18%) vSphere
4 166 (5.05%) Active Directory
5 157 (4.78%) Xen
6 145 (4.42%) KVM
7 127 (3.87%) Hyper-V
8 102 (3.11%) XenServer
9 66 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
10 55 (1.67%) Varnish
11 50 (1.52%) VirtualBox
12 45 (1.37%) iptables
13 36 (1.10%) vCloud
14 26 (0.79%) NFS
15 24 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 22 (0.67%) VMware ESX
17 19 (0.58%) HDFS
18 16 (0.49%) GlusterFS
18 16 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
19 15 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2882 (87.76%) Puppet
2 1637 (49.85%) Ansible
3 395 (12.03%) Salt
4 365 (11.11%) Nagios
5 189 (5.76%) Kubernetes
6 140 (4.26%) Cobbler
7 134 (4.08%) ZABBIX
8 111 (3.38%) Terraform
9 109 (3.32%) CFEngine
10 97 (2.95%) Tivoli
11 84 (2.56%) Packer
12 69 (2.10%) HAProxy
13 66 (2.01%) Cacti
13 66 (2.01%) logstash
14 60 (1.83%) Kibana
15 59 (1.80%) Mesos
16 57 (1.74%) Graphite
17 53 (1.61%) Rundeck
18 52 (1.58%) SCCM
19 48 (1.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 819 (24.94%) VMware
2 535 (16.29%) Red Hat
3 366 (11.14%) Microsoft
4 312 (9.50%) Oracle
5 202 (6.15%) Rackspace
6 175 (5.33%) Cisco
7 173 (5.27%) Google
8 152 (4.63%) SaltStack
9 147 (4.48%) Splunk
10 109 (3.32%) New Relic
11 102 (3.11%) HP
12 95 (2.89%) Atlassian
12 95 (2.89%) F5
13 87 (2.65%) AppDynamics
14 81 (2.47%) EnterpriseDB
15 62 (1.89%) IBM
16 47 (1.43%) NetApp
17 46 (1.40%) EMC
18 27 (0.82%) ServiceNow
19 26 (0.79%) Citrix
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
UK
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits, funded certs
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday