Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 119 123
Rank change year-on-year -33 +4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 36 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.09% 1.28% 1.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.95% 27.10% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 35
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +14.46% -27.83%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £33,550
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £55,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +13.10% -26.96%

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 190 107 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.76% 4.73% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 124 93 100
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £26,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £52,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% -2.35%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 35 (97.22%) Puppet
2 33 (91.67%) Linux
3 32 (88.89%) DevOps
4 25 (69.44%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (66.67%) Python
5 24 (66.67%) Ansible
6 22 (61.11%) Docker
7 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
8 16 (44.44%) Configuration Management
9 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 10 (27.78%) Degree
10 10 (27.78%) Web Services
10 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.78%) Kubernetes
11 9 (25.00%) Unix
11 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
12 8 (22.22%) DNS
12 8 (22.22%) VMware
12 8 (22.22%) Terraform
13 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (19.44%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (19.44%) Ruby
13 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
13 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (16.67%) Firewall
14 6 (16.67%) Perl

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 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) nginx
2 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 25 (69.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (11.11%) SaaS
5 2 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (5.56%) Heroku
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
3 5 (13.89%) Internet
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) DHCP
4 3 (8.33%) OpenVPN
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) AMQP
5 2 (5.56%) HTTP
5 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 2 (5.56%) IPv6
6 1 (2.78%) MQTT
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) SMS
6 1 (2.78%) SNMP
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
1 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
1 5 (13.89%) HBase
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Redis
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 6 (16.67%) GitLab
5 5 (13.89%) CircleCI
5 5 (13.89%) Maven
6 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) AWS DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) Kafka
3 5 (13.89%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) Django
6 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.78%) OpenEmbedded
6 1 (2.78%) Sensu
6 1 (2.78%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Internet of Things
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Fintech
4 3 (8.33%) Life Science
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (8.33%) PKI
4 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.56%) Video on Demand
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) CentOS
4 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (5.56%) Debian
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (2.78%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) DevOps
2 16 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Build Automation
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.33%) Change Management
8 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Service Management
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.33%) Test Management
8 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
9 2 (5.56%) High Availability
9 2 (5.56%) Migration
9 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (19.44%) Ruby
5 6 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) C
6 4 (11.11%) C++
6 4 (11.11%) Java
7 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.78%) Clojure
9 1 (2.78%) Erlang
9 1 (2.78%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Flume
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.33%) iptables
5 3 (8.33%) NFS
5 3 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (8.33%) vSphere
6 2 (5.56%) KVM
6 2 (5.56%) Samba
6 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (97.22%) Puppet
2 24 (66.67%) Ansible
3 10 (27.78%) Kubernetes
4 8 (22.22%) Terraform
5 5 (13.89%) Oozie
6 3 (8.33%) vCenter Server
6 3 (8.33%) vRealize
7 2 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (2.78%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.78%) Consul
8 1 (2.78%) Grafana
8 1 (2.78%) logstash
8 1 (2.78%) Munin
8 1 (2.78%) Prometheus
8 1 (2.78%) Salt
8 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (13.89%) SaltStack
3 3 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 3 (8.33%) BMC
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) F5
3 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 3 (8.33%) Splunk
3 3 (8.33%) WorldPay
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Wind River