Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 104 146
Rank change year-on-year +2 +42 -28
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 20 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.34% 1.72% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.70% 15.79% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 36
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - +26.32%
10th Percentile £35,000 £43,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £75,000 £80,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +26.32%

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 187 228 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.54% 10.90% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 152 149 108
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £34,775
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.85% -10.25% +8.70%

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 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 20 (100.00%) Python
1 20 (100.00%) Ansible
2 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 18 (90.00%) Puppet
3 17 (85.00%) AWS
4 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 16 (80.00%) Docker
5 12 (60.00%) Perl
5 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (60.00%) Ubuntu
6 11 (55.00%) GCP
6 11 (55.00%) Terraform
7 10 (50.00%) Kubernetes
8 9 (45.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (40.00%) CentOS
9 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (40.00%) nginx
9 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (40.00%) Ruby
9 8 (40.00%) Go
9 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (40.00%) OpenStack
9 8 (40.00%) Packer
10 7 (35.00%) LEMP Stack
10 7 (35.00%) DigitalOcean
10 7 (35.00%) Renewable Energy
10 7 (35.00%) Runbook
10 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 8 (40.00%) nginx
1 8 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (35.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (35.00%) CloudStack
2 7 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) AWS
2 11 (55.00%) GCP
3 9 (45.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (35.00%) Azure
4 7 (35.00%) DigitalOcean
4 7 (35.00%) Heroku
4 7 (35.00%) IaaS
4 7 (35.00%) PaaS
5 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
1 7 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) GitLab
3 2 (10.00%) CircleCI
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 8 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (30.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Python Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Kafka
1 7 (35.00%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) LDAP
4 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) YAML
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Renewable Energy
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (40.00%) CentOS
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Debian
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (35.00%) High Availability
4 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Automation
4 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Microservices
4 7 (35.00%) Network Design
4 7 (35.00%) Runbook
4 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (10.00%) Physics
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (60.00%) Perl
3 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (40.00%) Go
4 8 (40.00%) Ruby
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Java
8 2 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Ansible
2 18 (90.00%) Puppet
3 11 (55.00%) Terraform
4 10 (50.00%) Kubernetes
5 8 (40.00%) Packer
6 2 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Rackspace
2 4 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) VMware