Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 116 136
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 66 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.14% 2.04% 1.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.44% 36.36% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 23
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.04% +44.12% -20.19%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £52,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +41.18% -22.73%

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 270 143 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.76% 5.60% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 139 116 79
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,375 £25,700
90th Percentile £64,250 £70,000 £55,200
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.58%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 65 (98.48%) Puppet
2 62 (93.94%) Linux
3 57 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (83.33%) Python
4 55 (83.33%) DevOps
5 54 (81.82%) Ansible
6 39 (59.09%) JavaScript
7 38 (57.58%) Bash Shell
8 35 (53.03%) Cisco
9 33 (50.00%) Configuration Management
10 32 (48.48%) Windows
10 32 (48.48%) Docker
11 31 (46.97%) VMware
11 31 (46.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (45.45%) Splunk
12 30 (45.45%) PowerShell
13 29 (43.94%) Middleware
13 29 (43.94%) BMC
13 29 (43.94%) DNS
13 29 (43.94%) AppDynamics
13 29 (43.94%) ServiceNow
13 29 (43.94%) WorldPay
13 29 (43.94%) vRealize
14 28 (42.42%) Jenkins
14 28 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (40.91%) Unix
16 23 (34.85%) Microsoft Azure
17 22 (33.33%) Ruby
18 21 (31.82%) Terraform
19 19 (28.79%) Virtual Servers

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 (19.70%) OpenStack
2 10 (15.15%) Confluence
2 10 (15.15%) WebLogic
2 10 (15.15%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 57 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (34.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (16.67%) GitHub
4 10 (15.15%) IaaS
5 8 (12.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (7.58%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (7.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (7.58%) SaaS
7 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
7 3 (4.55%) Heroku
8 2 (3.03%) NuGet
9 1 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 29 (43.94%) DNS
2 19 (28.79%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (15.15%) DHCP
3 10 (15.15%) FTP
3 10 (15.15%) HTTP
3 10 (15.15%) HTTPS
3 10 (15.15%) ICMP
3 10 (15.15%) IMAP
3 10 (15.15%) IPsec
3 10 (15.15%) OpenVPN
3 10 (15.15%) POP3
3 10 (15.15%) SMTP
3 10 (15.15%) SNMP
3 10 (15.15%) SSH
3 10 (15.15%) SSL
3 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 10 (15.15%) Telnet
3 10 (15.15%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle Database
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.15%) Gerrit
3 10 (15.15%) JIRA
3 10 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (10.61%) Vagrant
5 6 (9.09%) CircleCI
5 6 (9.09%) GitLab
6 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.03%) Subversion
7 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (28.79%) Automation Engineer
2 19 (28.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Senior DevOps
3 17 (25.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) Middleware
2 13 (19.70%) Web Services
3 11 (16.67%) RESTful
4 10 (15.15%) SOAP
4 10 (15.15%) YAML
5 1 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.52%) Kafka
5 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.52%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Data Centre
1 19 (28.79%) Linux Command Line
1 19 (28.79%) Public Cloud
2 7 (10.61%) Life Science
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (93.94%) Linux
2 32 (48.48%) Windows
3 27 (40.91%) Unix
4 19 (28.79%) CentOS
5 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (15.15%) Android
6 10 (15.15%) Solaris
6 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
6 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) DevOps
2 33 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 28 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (28.79%) Continuous Deployment
4 19 (28.79%) Load Balancing
4 19 (28.79%) Service Management
4 19 (28.79%) Test Automation
5 17 (25.76%) Network Monitoring
6 15 (22.73%) High Availability
7 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (15.15%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 10 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (15.15%) Integration Testing
8 10 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (15.15%) Project Management
8 10 (15.15%) Release Management
8 10 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (15.15%) Runbook
8 10 (15.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) Python
2 39 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 38 (57.58%) Bash Shell
4 30 (45.45%) PowerShell
5 22 (33.33%) Ruby
6 12 (18.18%) Perl
7 11 (16.67%) PHP
8 10 (15.15%) SQL
9 6 (9.09%) Java
10 4 (6.06%) C++
11 3 (4.55%) C
12 1 (1.52%) AWK
12 1 (1.52%) C#
12 1 (1.52%) Clojure
12 1 (1.52%) Erlang
12 1 (1.52%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 32 (48.48%) Docker
2 31 (46.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
3 19 (28.79%) Virtual Desktop
3 19 (28.79%) Virtual Servers
3 19 (28.79%) vSphere
4 12 (18.18%) VirtualBox
5 10 (15.15%) Samba
6 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.03%) KVM
6 2 (3.03%) Xen
7 1 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 65 (98.48%) Puppet
2 54 (81.82%) Ansible
3 29 (43.94%) vRealize
4 21 (31.82%) Terraform
5 19 (28.79%) vCenter Server
6 10 (15.15%) Nagios
6 10 (15.15%) Rancher
6 10 (15.15%) Sysdig
7 9 (13.64%) Kubernetes
8 5 (7.58%) Grafana
8 5 (7.58%) Munin
8 5 (7.58%) Salt
8 5 (7.58%) ZABBIX
9 2 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.52%) Consul
10 1 (1.52%) logstash
10 1 (1.52%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 35 (53.03%) Cisco
2 31 (46.97%) VMware
3 30 (45.45%) Splunk
4 29 (43.94%) AppDynamics
4 29 (43.94%) BMC
4 29 (43.94%) ServiceNow
4 29 (43.94%) WorldPay
5 19 (28.79%) Citrix
5 19 (28.79%) F5
5 19 (28.79%) Fortinet
6 16 (24.24%) HP
7 10 (15.15%) IBM
7 10 (15.15%) Intel
7 10 (15.15%) New Relic
7 10 (15.15%) Oracle
7 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.09%) Juniper
8 6 (9.09%) SaltStack
9 2 (3.03%) Microsoft