The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 82 122
Rank change year-on-year -2 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 32 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.20% 0.31% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.35% 6.00% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% -  

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 117 50 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 8.05% 5.14% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 74 40 65
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Cheshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Cheshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Cheshire

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 14 £51,250 -
Warrington - 10 £37,500 - 2
Chester +8 3 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Crewe - 3 £55,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 29 (80.56%) Linux
2 24 (66.67%) Puppet
3 22 (61.11%) DevOps
4 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (47.22%) Windows
6 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (41.67%) Ansible
7 15 (41.67%) Docker
8 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
8 14 (38.89%) VMware
8 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 13 (36.11%) TDD
9 13 (36.11%) OpenShift
10 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 12 (33.33%) Java
11 11 (30.56%) Risk Management
11 11 (30.56%) Ruby
11 11 (30.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (27.78%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (27.78%) VirtualBox
12 10 (27.78%) NuGet
12 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 10 (27.78%) Xen
12 10 (27.78%) QA
12 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
13 9 (25.00%) Middleware

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.89%) JBoss
4 4 (11.11%) Confluence
4 4 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.78%) IIS
7 1 (2.78%) nginx
7 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (36.11%) OpenShift
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (16.67%) PaaS
4 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.56%) Office 365
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.78%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.78%) GitHub
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) SSH
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) MPLS
4 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.78%) NuGet
3 4 (11.11%) SonarQube
3 4 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 8 (22.22%) Banking
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Build and Release Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Build Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Release Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Middleware
2 6 (16.67%) JSON
3 4 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (11.11%) Spring
4 3 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 3 (8.33%) Spring Cloud
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) Ajax
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) OAuth
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Fintech
1 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 3 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (5.56%) Internet of Things
2 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (80.56%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (19.44%) AIX
4 7 (19.44%) Unix
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) DevOps
2 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (36.11%) TDD
5 11 (30.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (30.56%) Risk Management
6 9 (25.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (16.67%) Migration
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (16.67%) Wealth Management
8 5 (13.89%) Change Management
9 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 4 (11.11%) High Availability
9 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
10 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
10 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
1 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (30.56%) Ruby
3 9 (25.00%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Jython
6 4 (11.11%) Korn
6 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) VBScript
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) CCNA
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.78%) OCP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Docker
2 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
2 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.78%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (27.78%) VirtualBox
3 10 (27.78%) Xen
4 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.56%) KVM
5 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.78%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 24 (66.67%) Puppet
2 15 (41.67%) Ansible
3 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
4 4 (11.11%) CA Wily
5 3 (8.33%) BladeLogic
6 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (5.56%) Salt
7 1 (2.78%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 14 (38.89%) VMware
2 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 8 (22.22%) IBM
4 5 (13.89%) Sun
5 4 (11.11%) AppDynamics
6 3 (8.33%) BMC
6 3 (8.33%) CA
6 3 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (5.56%) arcserve
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (5.56%) Sophos
8 1 (2.78%) Apigee
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) McAfee
8 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
8 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.78%) Veritas
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