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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 79 89
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 0 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 1.18% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category - 18.87% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Median salary - £43,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 53 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 4.65% 6.24% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 63
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
3 10 (76.92%) Ansible
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) High Availability
4 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
5 8 (61.54%) Linux
6 7 (53.85%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) MySQL
7 4 (30.77%) Python
7 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
7 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
7 4 (30.77%) Docker
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) SDLC
8 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) WAN
8 3 (23.08%) DNS

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 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (76.92%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) High Availability
2 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 10 (76.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat