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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 96 118
Rank change year-on-year +11 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.66% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.45% 3.49% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 67 86 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 6.29% 6.63% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 74 93
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +5 4 £48,000 -
Warrington - 1 £65,000 -
Opscode Chef
North West

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (73.68%) Puppet
3 13 (68.42%) Docker
4 12 (63.16%) OpenShift
4 12 (63.16%) Python
4 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
5 11 (57.89%) Linux
6 10 (52.63%) Unix
6 10 (52.63%) Perl
6 10 (52.63%) Ruby
6 10 (52.63%) Ansible
7 9 (47.37%) Finance
8 8 (42.11%) Clustering
8 8 (42.11%) Veritas
8 8 (42.11%) SAN
8 8 (42.11%) Nagios
8 8 (42.11%) PowerHA
8 8 (42.11%) CFEngine
8 8 (42.11%) OpenStack
9 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
9 7 (36.84%) Banking
10 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
10 6 (31.58%) DevOps
11 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
11 5 (26.32%) Java
11 5 (26.32%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (21.05%) Apache
12 4 (21.05%) DNS

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 8 (42.11%) OpenStack
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Confluence
4 2 (10.53%) JBoss
4 2 (10.53%) nginx
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (63.16%) OpenShift
3 3 (15.79%) PaaS
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) SSL
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) LDAP
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) VXLAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) Servlets
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) WSGI
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) Perl
2 10 (52.63%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Jython
6 1 (5.26%) Korn
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) RHCE
1 2 (10.53%) RHCSA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) OCP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Docker
2 8 (42.11%) PowerHA
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) KVM
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (73.68%) Puppet
2 10 (52.63%) Ansible
3 8 (42.11%) CFEngine
3 8 (42.11%) Nagios
4 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
4 3 (15.79%) Salt
5 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
5 1 (5.26%) CA Wily
5 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
2 8 (42.11%) Veritas
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Sun
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.26%) arcserve
4 1 (5.26%) CA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.26%) Sophos
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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