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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 176 264 341
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +77
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1732 1305 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.93% 1.23% 0.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.74% 16.26% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1133 835
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 £42,500 £40,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
7616 8025 8518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.50% 7.58% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6097 6537 6847
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 £34,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +87 1670 £62,500 +4.16% 248
London +87 1053 £65,000 +4.00% 148
South East +89 214 £54,000 +2.85% 30
City of London +19 149 £67,500 +3.84% 30
North West +24 83 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Yorkshire -26 83 £48,750 -2.50% 17
East of England +31 74 £48,500 +7.77% 7
Surrey +56 73 £54,000 +2.85% 7
West Yorkshire -8 67 £50,000 - 12
Manchester +23 66 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Leeds -1 65 £50,000 - 12
Berkshire +84 60 £65,000 +8.33% 8
South West +34 58 £60,000 -11.11% 7
West Midlands +33 52 £61,250 +44.11% 5
Scotland +22 38 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Bristol +26 37 £62,500 -10.71% 1
East Midlands +15 35 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Edinburgh +22 31 £47,500 -3.55% 7
Reading +47 29 £62,500 +13.63% 6
Nottingham +20 27 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 27 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hertfordshire +25 25 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 23 £51,250 +2.50% 6
East Sussex +43 22 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Leatherhead +15 22 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 20 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Brighton +41 19 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Oxfordshire +34 19 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Coventry +15 18 - - 4
Oxford +26 17 £50,000 -9.09% 2

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 3027 (87.31%) Puppet
2 2428 (70.03%) DevOps
3 2362 (68.13%) Linux
4 1852 (53.42%) Ansible
5 1825 (52.64%) Amazon AWS
6 1767 (50.97%) Python
7 1329 (38.33%) Jenkins
8 1218 (35.13%) Configuration Management
9 1175 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
10 1160 (33.46%) Ruby
11 1154 (33.29%) Continuous Integration
12 1002 (28.90%) Bash Shell
13 953 (27.49%) Windows
14 930 (26.82%) Docker
15 919 (26.51%) Java
16 831 (23.97%) Git (software)
17 738 (21.29%) Perl
18 724 (20.88%) Microsoft Azure
19 677 (19.53%) PowerShell
20 672 (19.38%) VMware
21 594 (17.13%) MySQL
22 558 (16.09%) Finance
23 540 (15.58%) Unix
24 524 (15.11%) Apache
25 510 (14.71%) Scrum
26 503 (14.51%) SQL
27 500 (14.42%) Web Services
28 464 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
29 447 (12.89%) Red Hat
30 446 (12.86%) 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
1 524 (15.11%) Apache
2 396 (11.42%) IIS
3 382 (11.02%) OpenStack
4 293 (8.45%) Tomcat
5 276 (7.96%) nginx
6 263 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
7 220 (6.35%) JBoss
8 208 (6.00%) WebSphere
9 159 (4.59%) WebLogic
10 142 (4.10%) Apache Spark
11 125 (3.61%) CloudStack
12 120 (3.46%) Apache Solr
13 116 (3.35%) Confluence
14 57 (1.64%) Jetty
15 47 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
16 41 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
16 41 (1.18%) SharePoint
17 34 (0.98%) Apache Pig
18 32 (0.92%) NServiceBus
19 24 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 140 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.29%) SPSS
4 4 (0.12%) MS Office
5 2 (0.058%) HipChat
6 1 (0.029%) Autodesk Flame
6 1 (0.029%) Houdini
6 1 (0.029%) Maya
6 1 (0.029%) Mingle
6 1 (0.029%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.029%) NUKE
6 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.26%) Magento
4 8 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.087%) Summit
6 2 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.029%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.029%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.029%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.029%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1825 (52.64%) Amazon AWS
2 724 (20.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 206 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
4 199 (5.74%) SaaS
5 167 (4.82%) IaaS
6 165 (4.76%) PaaS
7 154 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 148 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 131 (3.78%) Amazon S3
10 101 (2.91%) GitHub
11 71 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
12 68 (1.96%) Office 365
13 66 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 62 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
15 61 (1.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 53 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
17 47 (1.36%) IBM Cloud
18 46 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
19 39 (1.12%) CloudBees
20 38 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 274 (7.90%) Firewall
2 204 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 169 (4.87%) DNS
4 161 (4.64%) Internet
5 107 (3.09%) SAN
6 85 (2.45%) LAN
7 80 (2.31%) HTTP
8 76 (2.19%) WAN
9 71 (2.05%) NAS
10 69 (1.99%) LDAP
11 64 (1.85%) DHCP
11 64 (1.85%) VLAN
12 51 (1.47%) Kerberos
12 51 (1.47%) VPN
13 45 (1.30%) SSL
14 35 (1.01%) VoIP
15 29 (0.84%) OpenFlow
15 29 (0.84%) SNMP
16 28 (0.81%) GSM
16 28 (0.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (17.13%) MySQL
2 399 (11.51%) NoSQL
3 361 (10.41%) MongoDB
4 303 (8.74%) SQL Server
5 252 (7.27%) Hadoop
6 228 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
7 217 (6.26%) Redis
8 215 (6.20%) Big Data
9 212 (6.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 112 (3.23%) Relational Database
11 92 (2.65%) Couchbase
12 90 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
13 73 (2.11%) Riak
14 57 (1.64%) HBase
14 57 (1.64%) MariaDB
15 44 (1.27%) RavenDB
16 41 (1.18%) CouchDB
17 37 (1.07%) RDBMS
18 36 (1.04%) Apache Hive
19 28 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1329 (38.33%) Jenkins
2 831 (23.97%) Git (software)
3 395 (11.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 385 (11.10%) TeamCity
5 308 (8.88%) JIRA
6 296 (8.54%) Vagrant
7 293 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 291 (8.39%) Subversion
9 208 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 178 (5.13%) Maven
11 147 (4.24%) Hudson
12 128 (3.69%) MSBuild
13 123 (3.55%) Ant
14 113 (3.26%) Travis CI
15 101 (2.91%) Selenium
16 80 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
17 63 (1.82%) GoCD
18 60 (1.73%) Cucumber
19 57 (1.64%) RSpec
20 48 (1.38%) HP UFT
General
1 558 (16.09%) Finance
2 276 (7.96%) Banking
3 128 (3.69%) Retail
4 116 (3.35%) Games
5 111 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 97 (2.80%) Law
7 81 (2.34%) Marketing
8 62 (1.79%) Advertising
9 36 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 33 (0.95%) Publishing
11 21 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.58%) Front Office
13 17 (0.49%) Back Office
14 14 (0.40%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.35%) Electronics
16 9 (0.26%) Billing
17 8 (0.23%) French Language
17 8 (0.23%) German Language
17 8 (0.23%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1401 (40.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 494 (14.25%) Linux Engineer
3 478 (13.79%) Developer
4 385 (11.10%) Administrator
5 383 (11.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 382 (11.02%) AWS Engineer
7 338 (9.75%) Systems Administrator
8 318 (9.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 307 (8.85%) AWS DevOps
10 255 (7.36%) Cloud Engineer
11 252 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
12 239 (6.89%) Senior DevOps
13 233 (6.72%) Linux Administrator
14 218 (6.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 214 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 189 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 184 (5.31%) Architect
18 129 (3.72%) DevOps Administrator
19 127 (3.66%) Consultant
20 124 (3.58%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (14.42%) Web Services
2 361 (10.41%) .NET
3 298 (8.60%) Node.js
4 275 (7.93%) LAMP
5 262 (7.56%) HTML
6 249 (7.18%) AngularJS
7 184 (5.31%) CSS
8 169 (4.87%) ELK Stack
9 151 (4.36%) REST
10 140 (4.04%) HTML5
11 124 (3.58%) React
12 122 (3.52%) Ruby on Rails
13 103 (2.97%) ASP.NET
14 97 (2.80%) jQuery
15 91 (2.62%) Middleware
16 84 (2.42%) JSON
17 75 (2.16%) Backbone.js
17 75 (2.16%) LEMP Stack
18 71 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
18 71 (2.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 165 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 149 (4.30%) Data Centre
3 134 (3.87%) User Experience
4 108 (3.12%) Fintech
5 102 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 81 (2.34%) Hybrid Cloud
7 67 (1.93%) Private Cloud
8 55 (1.59%) Clustering
9 52 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 47 (1.36%) Artificial Intelligence
11 46 (1.33%) PKI
12 44 (1.27%) Blog
13 43 (1.24%) Mobile App
14 40 (1.15%) Data Structures
14 40 (1.15%) Hedge funds
15 39 (1.12%) Online Banking
16 36 (1.04%) Management Information System
17 35 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
18 32 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2362 (68.13%) Linux
2 953 (27.49%) Windows
3 540 (15.58%) Unix
4 365 (10.53%) CentOS
5 346 (9.98%) Windows Server
6 308 (8.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 242 (6.98%) Ubuntu
8 100 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 89 (2.57%) Debian
10 54 (1.56%) Android
10 54 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 54 (1.56%) CoreOS
11 48 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (1.12%) Solaris
13 25 (0.72%) VMS
14 14 (0.40%) FreeBSD
15 13 (0.37%) Fedora
15 13 (0.37%) SUSE
16 12 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2428 (70.03%) DevOps
2 1218 (35.13%) Configuration Management
3 1175 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
4 1154 (33.29%) Continuous Integration
5 510 (14.71%) Scrum
6 446 (12.86%) Open Source
7 334 (9.63%) TDD
8 314 (9.06%) Continuous Delivery
9 255 (7.36%) ITIL
10 224 (6.46%) Software Engineering
11 213 (6.14%) Continuous Deployment
12 206 (5.94%) Mentoring
13 205 (5.91%) E-Commerce
14 170 (4.90%) SDLC
15 165 (4.76%) High Availability
16 159 (4.59%) DSDM
17 154 (4.44%) Microservices
18 137 (3.95%) RUP
19 134 (3.87%) Performance Tuning
20 128 (3.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1767 (50.97%) Python
2 1160 (33.46%) Ruby
3 1002 (28.90%) Bash Shell
4 919 (26.51%) Java
5 738 (21.29%) Perl
6 677 (19.53%) PowerShell
7 503 (14.51%) SQL
8 434 (12.52%) PHP
9 400 (11.54%) JavaScript
10 288 (8.31%) C#
11 216 (6.23%) Shell Script
12 184 (5.31%) Go
13 181 (5.22%) C++
14 153 (4.41%) C
15 147 (4.24%) Scala
16 109 (3.14%) Groovy
17 36 (1.04%) T-SQL
18 27 (0.78%) R
19 16 (0.46%) Clojure
19 16 (0.46%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 300 (8.65%) Degree
2 81 (2.34%) AWS Certification
3 58 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (0.92%) CCNA
6 28 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (0.69%) RHCE
8 21 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (0.58%) VCDX
10 19 (0.55%) MCSE
11 15 (0.43%) SC Cleared
12 14 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.26%) CISSP
14 8 (0.23%) CCNP
15 7 (0.20%) RHCSA
16 6 (0.17%) ISEB
16 6 (0.17%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.17%) LPIC
17 5 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
17 5 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (5.83%) QA
2 72 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 28 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.78%) SLA
5 13 (0.37%) GCP
6 1 (0.029%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.029%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.029%) SDET
System Software
1 930 (26.82%) Docker
2 464 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 214 (6.17%) Active Directory
4 195 (5.62%) vSphere
5 169 (4.87%) Xen
6 131 (3.78%) Hyper-V
7 110 (3.17%) KVM
8 104 (3.00%) XenServer
9 71 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
10 58 (1.67%) vCloud
11 54 (1.56%) Varnish
12 35 (1.01%) iptables
13 33 (0.95%) VirtualBox
14 32 (0.92%) NFS
15 30 (0.87%) VMware ESX
16 20 (0.58%) Apache Flume
16 20 (0.58%) LXC
17 17 (0.49%) GlusterFS
18 16 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
19 14 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3027 (87.31%) Puppet
2 1852 (53.42%) Ansible
3 367 (10.59%) Salt
4 316 (9.11%) Nagios
5 190 (5.48%) Terraform
6 176 (5.08%) Kubernetes
7 117 (3.37%) Cobbler
8 115 (3.32%) Graphite
9 113 (3.26%) Kibana
10 109 (3.14%) Tivoli
11 104 (3.00%) logstash
12 76 (2.19%) ZABBIX
13 71 (2.05%) Mesos
14 66 (1.90%) CFEngine
15 60 (1.73%) Packer
16 57 (1.64%) HAProxy
17 49 (1.41%) SCCM
18 48 (1.38%) Rundeck
19 42 (1.21%) rkt
20 39 (1.12%) Cacti
Vendors
1 672 (19.38%) VMware
2 447 (12.89%) Red Hat
3 403 (11.62%) Microsoft
4 319 (9.20%) Oracle
5 171 (4.93%) Google
6 164 (4.73%) Cisco
7 145 (4.18%) Rackspace
7 145 (4.18%) SaltStack
8 139 (4.01%) Splunk
9 129 (3.72%) Atlassian
10 111 (3.20%) New Relic
11 98 (2.83%) EnterpriseDB
12 97 (2.80%) HP
13 91 (2.62%) AppDynamics
14 60 (1.73%) F5
15 55 (1.59%) IBM
16 54 (1.56%) NetApp
17 53 (1.53%) EMC
18 40 (1.15%) ServiceNow
19 29 (0.84%) Trend Micro
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65'000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + + c.100% bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus + 15% pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday