Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 111 127
Rank change year-on-year +18 +16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 66 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.60% 2.15% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.29% 40.56% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 23
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -6.40%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £52,900
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -7.77%

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 261 143 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.28% 5.31% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 148 120 79
Cambridge median annual salary £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.36% +15.79% +10.47%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% +1.15%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 66 (100.00%) Puppet
2 63 (95.45%) Linux
3 57 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (84.85%) Ansible
5 46 (69.70%) Python
6 45 (68.18%) DevOps
7 44 (66.67%) Cisco
8 39 (59.09%) Bash Shell
9 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
10 31 (46.97%) Windows
11 30 (45.45%) VMware
11 30 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (43.94%) PowerShell
12 29 (43.94%) Splunk
12 29 (43.94%) Network Monitoring
13 28 (42.42%) AppDynamics
13 28 (42.42%) WorldPay
13 28 (42.42%) vRealize
13 28 (42.42%) ServiceNow
13 28 (42.42%) HP
13 28 (42.42%) BMC
13 28 (42.42%) Middleware
13 28 (42.42%) DNS
14 24 (36.36%) Docker
15 22 (33.33%) CentOS
15 22 (33.33%) Configuration Management
16 20 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 19 (28.79%) Ruby
17 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Azure

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 14 (21.21%) OpenStack
2 12 (18.18%) Confluence
2 12 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 57 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (18.18%) GitHub
3 12 (18.18%) IaaS
4 4 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.55%) SaaS
6 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.03%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (3.03%) Heroku
6 2 (3.03%) NuGet
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 28 (42.42%) DNS
2 16 (24.24%) Firewall
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (18.18%) DHCP
3 12 (18.18%) FTP
3 12 (18.18%) HTTP
3 12 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 12 (18.18%) ICMP
3 12 (18.18%) IMAP
3 12 (18.18%) IPsec
3 12 (18.18%) OpenVPN
3 12 (18.18%) POP3
3 12 (18.18%) SMTP
3 12 (18.18%) SNMP
3 12 (18.18%) SSH
3 12 (18.18%) SSL
3 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 12 (18.18%) Telnet
3 12 (18.18%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
2 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 12 (18.18%) Gerrit
3 12 (18.18%) JIRA
3 12 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (7.58%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.03%) Subversion
5 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.52%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.52%) GitLab
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (30.30%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (25.76%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (24.24%) Automation Engineer
4 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (24.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 14 (21.21%) Senior DevOps
5 14 (21.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Network Systems Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 2 (3.03%) Administrator
10 2 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.52%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) Middleware
2 13 (19.70%) RESTful
3 12 (18.18%) SOAP
3 12 (18.18%) Web Services
3 12 (18.18%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Data Centre
1 16 (24.24%) Linux Command Line
1 16 (24.24%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Windows
3 22 (33.33%) CentOS
4 20 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (28.79%) Unix
6 12 (18.18%) Android
6 12 (18.18%) Solaris
6 12 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) DevOps
2 29 (43.94%) Network Monitoring
3 22 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
5 18 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 16 (24.24%) Continuous Deployment
6 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 16 (24.24%) Load Balancing
6 16 (24.24%) Service Management
6 16 (24.24%) Test Automation
7 15 (22.73%) High Availability
8 12 (18.18%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 12 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 12 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (18.18%) Release Management
8 12 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (18.18%) Runbook
8 12 (18.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (69.70%) Python
2 39 (59.09%) Bash Shell
3 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (43.94%) PowerShell
5 19 (28.79%) Ruby
6 13 (19.70%) PHP
7 12 (18.18%) SQL
8 11 (16.67%) Perl
9 4 (6.06%) Java
10 1 (1.52%) AWK
10 1 (1.52%) C#
10 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 30 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (36.36%) Docker
3 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 16 (24.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 16 (24.24%) Virtual Servers
3 16 (24.24%) vSphere
4 14 (21.21%) VirtualBox
5 12 (18.18%) Samba
6 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.03%) KVM
6 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (100.00%) Puppet
2 56 (84.85%) Ansible
3 28 (42.42%) vRealize
4 16 (24.24%) Terraform
4 16 (24.24%) vCenter Server
5 12 (18.18%) Nagios
5 12 (18.18%) Rancher
5 12 (18.18%) Sysdig
6 8 (12.12%) Kubernetes
7 7 (10.61%) Salt
8 6 (9.09%) Grafana
8 6 (9.09%) Munin
8 6 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (66.67%) Cisco
2 30 (45.45%) VMware
3 29 (43.94%) Splunk
4 28 (42.42%) AppDynamics
4 28 (42.42%) BMC
4 28 (42.42%) HP
4 28 (42.42%) ServiceNow
4 28 (42.42%) WorldPay
5 16 (24.24%) Citrix
5 16 (24.24%) F5
5 16 (24.24%) Fortinet
5 16 (24.24%) Juniper
6 14 (21.21%) Red Hat
7 12 (18.18%) IBM
7 12 (18.18%) Intel
7 12 (18.18%) New Relic
7 12 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.52%) SaltStack