Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 95 120
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 8 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.72% 1.56% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.09% 17.86% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 38
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.21% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £42,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £53,375 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -10.00%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 53 140 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.79% 8.72% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 119 125
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.03% +7.78% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £31,900
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Bedfordshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Bedfordshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Bedfordshire

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 6 £50,000 +2.56%
Dunstable - 2 £35,000 -
Opscode Chef
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (50.00%) Java EE
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) JBoss
5 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) Software Deployment
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Docker

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) JBoss
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Gradle
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) CircleCI
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (25.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Junior
3 3 (37.50%) Junior DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Release Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (25.00%) Consul
3 2 (25.00%) Graphite
3 2 (25.00%) Graylog
3 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft