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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 179 268 295
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +27
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1754 1241 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.83% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.67% 15.24% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1036 934
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
8094 8144 8342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.46% 7.52% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6561 6632 6591
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 £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 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +99 1649 £60,000 +4.34% 226
London +92 1014 £65,000 +8.33% 124
South East +114 249 £53,000 +0.95% 32
City of London +29 148 £70,000 +7.69% 35
Yorkshire -16 98 £42,500 -15.00% 19
West Yorkshire 0 84 £42,500 -15.00% 17
Berkshire +70 82 £58,500 -2.50% 5
Leeds +17 80 £42,500 -15.00% 15
South West -5 67 £50,000 -23.07% 11
North West +37 66 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Surrey +43 65 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East of England +29 61 £50,000 +14.28% 16
Scotland +39 59 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Manchester +17 56 £42,500 -8.10% 10
Bristol +2 41 £62,500 -10.71% 5
Reading +38 40 £57,500 +4.54% 3
West Midlands +7 40 £62,500 +19.04% 10
Edinburgh +15 35 £50,000 +17.64% 5
East Sussex - 34 £45,000 - 7
Brighton - 26 £45,000 - 7
Kent +18 23 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Glasgow +23 22 £42,500 -46.54% 1
East Midlands +24 21 £48,000 +6.66% 2
Hertfordshire +15 21 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Cambridgeshire +13 21 £47,500 +14.45% 5
Cambridge +19 20 £47,500 +14.45% 5
Oxfordshire -13 18 £57,500 -11.53% 5
Somerset 0 17 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Bath -5 17 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Birmingham -20 17 £62,500 +4.16% 2

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 2995 (87.83%) Puppet
2 2405 (70.53%) Linux
3 2387 (70.00%) DevOps
4 1781 (52.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1713 (50.23%) Ansible
6 1692 (49.62%) Python
7 1376 (40.35%) Jenkins
8 1194 (35.01%) Ruby
9 1169 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
10 1150 (33.72%) Configuration Management
11 1116 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
12 993 (29.12%) Docker
13 953 (27.95%) Bash Shell
14 932 (27.33%) Java
15 864 (25.34%) Windows
16 824 (24.16%) VMware
17 810 (23.75%) Git (software)
18 757 (22.20%) Perl
19 689 (20.21%) MySQL
20 617 (18.09%) PowerShell
21 611 (17.92%) Apache
22 591 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
23 573 (16.80%) PHP
24 564 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
25 550 (16.13%) Finance
26 525 (15.40%) Unix
27 487 (14.28%) Red Hat
28 482 (14.13%) SQL
29 472 (13.84%) Web Services
30 466 (13.67%) 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
1 611 (17.92%) Apache
2 346 (10.15%) OpenStack
3 332 (9.74%) Tomcat
4 329 (9.65%) IIS
5 289 (8.48%) nginx
6 226 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
7 209 (6.13%) JBoss
8 155 (4.55%) WebSphere
9 131 (3.84%) Confluence
10 126 (3.70%) WebLogic
11 108 (3.17%) CloudStack
12 84 (2.46%) Apache Spark
13 73 (2.14%) Apache Solr
14 57 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
15 46 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
16 37 (1.09%) Apache Pig
16 37 (1.09%) SharePoint
17 31 (0.91%) Drupal
18 29 (0.85%) Jetty
19 28 (0.82%) CMS
Applications
1 161 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 28 (0.82%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.29%) SPSS
4 9 (0.26%) HipChat
5 4 (0.12%) MS Office
6 1 (0.029%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.029%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.21%) Magento
4 3 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.088%) Summit
5 2 (0.059%) Shopify
6 1 (0.029%) Documaker
6 1 (0.029%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.029%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.029%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.029%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.029%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1781 (52.23%) Amazon AWS
2 591 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 226 (6.63%) Amazon EC2
4 212 (6.22%) PaaS
5 193 (5.66%) IaaS
6 156 (4.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 153 (4.49%) SaaS
8 129 (3.78%) Amazon S3
9 128 (3.75%) GitHub
10 112 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 78 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
12 72 (2.11%) Office 365
13 61 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
14 60 (1.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 60 (1.76%) IBM Cloud
15 54 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 52 (1.52%) SoftLayer
17 46 (1.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 44 (1.29%) Route 53
19 38 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 287 (8.42%) Firewall
2 191 (5.60%) TCP/IP
3 185 (5.43%) DNS
4 137 (4.02%) Internet
5 114 (3.34%) SAN
6 97 (2.84%) HTTP
7 89 (2.61%) LAN
8 75 (2.20%) WAN
9 73 (2.14%) VPN
10 65 (1.91%) LDAP
11 63 (1.85%) SSL
12 57 (1.67%) DHCP
13 55 (1.61%) NAS
14 52 (1.52%) VLAN
15 47 (1.38%) SNMP
16 45 (1.32%) Kerberos
17 32 (0.94%) Wireless
18 31 (0.91%) SMTP
19 29 (0.85%) BGP
20 28 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 689 (20.21%) MySQL
2 326 (9.56%) MongoDB
3 316 (9.27%) NoSQL
4 313 (9.18%) SQL Server
5 271 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
6 191 (5.60%) Hadoop
7 172 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 172 (5.04%) Redis
8 167 (4.90%) Big Data
9 102 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 85 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
11 78 (2.29%) MariaDB
12 55 (1.61%) Couchbase
13 47 (1.38%) RDBMS
14 42 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 40 (1.17%) Riak
16 38 (1.11%) HBase
17 34 (1.00%) Apache Hive
18 31 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
19 30 (0.88%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1376 (40.35%) Jenkins
2 810 (23.75%) Git (software)
3 345 (10.12%) TeamCity
4 294 (8.62%) JIRA
5 293 (8.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 284 (8.33%) Subversion
7 281 (8.24%) Vagrant
8 239 (7.01%) Maven
9 228 (6.69%) Octopus Deploy
10 134 (3.93%) Ant
11 110 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
12 99 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 91 (2.67%) Travis CI
14 87 (2.55%) Hudson
15 79 (2.32%) Selenium
16 73 (2.14%) MSBuild
17 68 (1.99%) Gradle
18 57 (1.67%) Cucumber
19 50 (1.47%) Bitbucket
20 48 (1.41%) SonarQube
General
1 550 (16.13%) Finance
2 185 (5.43%) Banking
3 181 (5.31%) Law
4 136 (3.99%) Games
5 129 (3.78%) Marketing
6 123 (3.61%) Retail
7 93 (2.73%) Telecoms
8 62 (1.82%) Publishing
9 57 (1.67%) Advertising
10 43 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 17 (0.50%) Back Office
12 16 (0.47%) Electronics
12 16 (0.47%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.38%) Billing
14 8 (0.23%) French Language
14 8 (0.23%) Front Office
14 8 (0.23%) German Language
14 8 (0.23%) Legal
14 8 (0.23%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1401 (41.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 540 (15.84%) Linux Engineer
3 426 (12.49%) Developer
4 417 (12.23%) AWS Engineer
5 409 (11.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 402 (11.79%) Administrator
7 353 (10.35%) Systems Administrator
8 335 (9.82%) AWS DevOps
9 322 (9.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 280 (8.21%) Linux Administrator
11 269 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
11 269 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 268 (7.86%) Systems Engineer
13 252 (7.39%) Senior DevOps
14 230 (6.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 190 (5.57%) Architect
16 164 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 139 (4.08%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
18 137 (4.02%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 132 (3.87%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (13.84%) Web Services
2 398 (11.67%) LAMP
3 301 (8.83%) .NET
4 272 (7.98%) Node.js
5 254 (7.45%) HTML
6 199 (5.84%) AngularJS
7 172 (5.04%) CSS
8 117 (3.43%) REST
9 114 (3.34%) JSON
10 111 (3.26%) HTML5
11 103 (3.02%) ELK Stack
12 99 (2.90%) jQuery
13 96 (2.82%) LEMP Stack
14 94 (2.76%) Ruby on Rails
15 93 (2.73%) Middleware
16 91 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
17 83 (2.43%) React
18 76 (2.23%) Django
19 74 (2.17%) ASP.NET
20 70 (2.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 181 (5.31%) Computer Science
2 167 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 154 (4.52%) Fintech
4 108 (3.17%) Public Cloud
5 106 (3.11%) User Experience
6 85 (2.49%) Private Cloud
7 73 (2.14%) Clustering
8 60 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 59 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
10 55 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 48 (1.41%) Mobile App
12 47 (1.38%) PKI
13 43 (1.26%) Algorithms
13 43 (1.26%) Replication
14 40 (1.17%) Data Structures
15 39 (1.14%) Artificial Intelligence
16 32 (0.94%) Blog
17 28 (0.82%) Digital Media
18 27 (0.79%) Derivative
18 27 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2405 (70.53%) Linux
2 864 (25.34%) Windows
3 525 (15.40%) Unix
4 344 (10.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 334 (9.79%) Windows Server
6 320 (9.38%) CentOS
7 248 (7.27%) Ubuntu
8 66 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 65 (1.91%) Debian
9 65 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (1.55%) Android
11 39 (1.14%) FreeBSD
12 33 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 32 (0.94%) Solaris
14 27 (0.79%) VMS
15 19 (0.56%) SUSE
16 17 (0.50%) CoreOS
17 16 (0.47%) openSUSE
18 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
19 9 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2387 (70.00%) DevOps
2 1169 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
3 1150 (33.72%) Configuration Management
4 1116 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
5 466 (13.67%) Open Source
6 429 (12.58%) Scrum
7 348 (10.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 309 (9.06%) TDD
9 268 (7.86%) E-Commerce
10 249 (7.30%) ITIL
11 238 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 232 (6.80%) High Availability
13 216 (6.33%) Continuous Deployment
14 163 (4.78%) Mentoring
15 143 (4.19%) Microservices
16 138 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
17 130 (3.81%) Load Balancing
17 130 (3.81%) SDLC
18 126 (3.70%) Web Operations
19 125 (3.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1692 (49.62%) Python
2 1194 (35.01%) Ruby
3 953 (27.95%) Bash Shell
4 932 (27.33%) Java
5 757 (22.20%) Perl
6 617 (18.09%) PowerShell
7 573 (16.80%) PHP
8 482 (14.13%) SQL
9 380 (11.14%) JavaScript
10 243 (7.13%) C#
11 230 (6.74%) C++
12 219 (6.42%) Shell Script
13 139 (4.08%) Go
14 126 (3.70%) C
15 118 (3.46%) Scala
16 101 (2.96%) Groovy
17 42 (1.23%) Korn
18 40 (1.17%) R
19 27 (0.79%) T-SQL
20 21 (0.62%) F#
Qualifications
1 298 (8.74%) Degree
2 64 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 51 (1.50%) AWS Certification
4 47 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (0.82%) CCNA
6 26 (0.76%) RHCE
7 23 (0.67%) CISSP
8 21 (0.62%) SC Cleared
9 20 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (0.41%) VCDX
12 12 (0.35%) CCNP
12 12 (0.35%) MCSE
13 11 (0.32%) PMI Certification
13 11 (0.32%) PMP
14 9 (0.26%) RHCSA
15 8 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
15 8 (0.23%) PhD
16 6 (0.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (6.16%) QA
2 79 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 46 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.59%) SLA
5 8 (0.23%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.12%) GCP
7 2 (0.059%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.029%) COBIT
8 1 (0.029%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.029%) SDET
System Software
1 993 (29.12%) Docker
2 564 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (5.66%) Active Directory
4 178 (5.22%) vSphere
5 153 (4.49%) Xen
6 137 (4.02%) Hyper-V
7 127 (3.72%) KVM
8 102 (2.99%) XenServer
9 69 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
10 53 (1.55%) Varnish
11 46 (1.35%) iptables
12 44 (1.29%) VirtualBox
13 42 (1.23%) vCloud
14 33 (0.97%) NFS
15 22 (0.65%) VMware ESX
16 21 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
17 20 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 18 (0.53%) GlusterFS
19 15 (0.44%) HDFS
20 14 (0.41%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 2995 (87.83%) Puppet
2 1713 (50.23%) Ansible
3 379 (11.11%) Salt
4 336 (9.85%) Nagios
5 180 (5.28%) Kubernetes
6 132 (3.87%) Terraform
7 128 (3.75%) Cobbler
8 122 (3.58%) ZABBIX
9 100 (2.93%) Tivoli
10 88 (2.58%) CFEngine
11 76 (2.23%) Packer
12 73 (2.14%) HAProxy
13 67 (1.96%) Mesos
14 65 (1.91%) logstash
15 63 (1.85%) Kibana
16 61 (1.79%) SCCM
17 60 (1.76%) Graphite
18 59 (1.73%) Cacti
19 54 (1.58%) Rundeck
20 43 (1.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 824 (24.16%) VMware
2 487 (14.28%) Red Hat
3 389 (11.41%) Microsoft
4 324 (9.50%) Oracle
5 208 (6.10%) Rackspace
6 171 (5.01%) Cisco
7 165 (4.84%) Google
8 151 (4.43%) SaltStack
9 136 (3.99%) Splunk
10 116 (3.40%) Atlassian
11 109 (3.20%) HP
12 104 (3.05%) New Relic
13 81 (2.38%) EnterpriseDB
13 81 (2.38%) F5
14 79 (2.32%) AppDynamics
15 57 (1.67%) IBM
16 53 (1.55%) NetApp
17 45 (1.32%) EMC
18 29 (0.85%) ServiceNow
19 27 (0.79%) Palo Alto
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staffordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Health, Pension, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday