The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 78 97 106
Rank change year-on-year +19 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 27 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.27% 1.17% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.91% 30.91% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 7
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £31,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 66 55 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 5.55% 3.77% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 55 29 49
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Cambridge over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Cambridge

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 39 (97.50%) Puppet
2 38 (95.00%) Linux
3 35 (87.50%) Perl
3 35 (87.50%) DevOps
4 33 (82.50%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (82.50%) Bash Shell
5 26 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (65.00%) VMware
6 23 (57.50%) Python
7 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
8 20 (50.00%) Windows
9 17 (42.50%) Ansible
9 17 (42.50%) Degree
10 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
11 15 (37.50%) Java
11 15 (37.50%) IIS
11 15 (37.50%) Ruby
11 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
11 15 (37.50%) CentOS
11 15 (37.50%) OpenStack
11 15 (37.50%) Packer
11 15 (37.50%) Windows Server
12 14 (35.00%) Private Cloud
12 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (35.00%) Vagrant
12 14 (35.00%) KVM
12 14 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (35.00%) TeamCity
12 14 (35.00%) nginx
12 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 15 (37.50%) IIS
1 15 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 14 (35.00%) Apache
2 14 (35.00%) nginx
3 13 (32.50%) ColdFusion
4 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 33 (82.50%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (32.50%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.00%) SaaS
5 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.50%) IaaS
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.50%) Office 365
6 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) DHCP
2 5 (12.50%) LDAP
2 5 (12.50%) PPP
2 5 (12.50%) SMTP
2 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.00%) SNMP
4 2 (5.00%) HTTP
4 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) IPv6
5 1 (2.50%) AMQP
5 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) SSH
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
2 14 (35.00%) TeamCity
2 14 (35.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) REST
3 2 (5.00%) WSH
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Private Cloud
2 13 (32.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 2 (5.00%) Smart Home
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (37.50%) CentOS
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) DevOps
2 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (17.50%) Low Latency
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) High Availability
6 4 (10.00%) Network Management
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 4 (10.00%) SDLC
6 4 (10.00%) Workflow
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Bioinformatics
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) DNA
8 2 (5.00%) Informatics
8 2 (5.00%) ITIL
9 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) Perl
2 33 (82.50%) Bash Shell
3 23 (57.50%) Python
4 15 (37.50%) Java
4 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 15 (37.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
System Software
1 26 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (35.00%) KVM
3 13 (32.50%) Docker
4 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (2.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 39 (97.50%) Puppet
2 17 (42.50%) Ansible
3 15 (37.50%) Packer
4 13 (32.50%) Salt
5 11 (27.50%) Grafana
6 10 (25.00%) Munin
6 10 (25.00%) ZABBIX
7 2 (5.00%) Kibana
7 2 (5.00%) logstash
8 1 (2.50%) Consul
8 1 (2.50%) Graphite
8 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) VMware
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Sun
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