Period
to 22 July 2019

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 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 97 113
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 27 71 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.76% 2.55% 2.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.17% 26.39% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 47
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £80,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00% +31.58%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 178 269 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.63% 9.68% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 148 148 121
Cambridge median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £28,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +15.61%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 26 (96.30%) Ansible
2 25 (92.59%) Puppet
3 24 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (88.89%) Linux
4 22 (81.48%) Docker
4 22 (81.48%) DevOps
5 21 (77.78%) Python
6 18 (66.67%) Terraform
7 17 (62.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (62.96%) Perl
7 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (62.96%) Ubuntu
8 16 (59.26%) Kubernetes
9 15 (55.56%) PowerShell
9 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
10 14 (51.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure as Code
11 13 (48.15%) Infrastructure Automation
11 13 (48.15%) LEMP Stack
11 13 (48.15%) Renewable Energy
11 13 (48.15%) Runbook
11 13 (48.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (48.15%) DigitalOcean
11 13 (48.15%) Microservices
11 13 (48.15%) Packer
11 13 (48.15%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (48.15%) Go
11 13 (48.15%) IaaS
11 13 (48.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (48.15%) nginx

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring 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 13 (48.15%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (48.15%) CloudStack
1 13 (48.15%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (48.15%) nginx
1 13 (48.15%) OpenStack
1 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 24 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (62.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (51.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (48.15%) DigitalOcean
4 13 (48.15%) Heroku
4 13 (48.15%) IaaS
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (48.15%) PaaS
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Apache Cassandra
1 13 (48.15%) MongoDB
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
1 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) GitLab
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (14.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Python Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Kafka
1 13 (48.15%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
2 2 (7.41%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Renewable Energy
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) Ubuntu
3 13 (48.15%) CentOS
3 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) DevOps
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure as Code
5 13 (48.15%) High Availability
5 13 (48.15%) Infrastructure Automation
5 13 (48.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (48.15%) Microservices
5 13 (48.15%) Network Design
5 13 (48.15%) Runbook
5 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
7 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (7.41%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Python
2 17 (62.96%) Perl
3 15 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 13 (48.15%) Go
4 13 (48.15%) Ruby
5 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) Groovy
8 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (96.30%) Ansible
2 25 (92.59%) Puppet
3 18 (66.67%) Terraform
4 16 (59.26%) Kubernetes
5 13 (48.15%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Rackspace
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat