Period
to 25 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 186 133
Rank change year-on-year +70 -53 +44
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 87 149 265
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 1.47% 2.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.49% 9.90% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 89 133 261
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £58,500 £56,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £99,000 £118,750 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 757 1,505 1,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.92% 14.90% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 682 1,331 1,106
Median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.41% +12.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £105,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the City of London

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in the City of London.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the City of London

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 70 (80.46%) Puppet
2 68 (78.16%) Ansible
3 61 (70.11%) AWS
4 59 (67.82%) Python
5 58 (66.67%) DevOps
6 50 (57.47%) Kubernetes
7 49 (56.32%) Docker
8 41 (47.13%) Terraform
9 40 (45.98%) Linux
10 38 (43.68%) Azure
11 29 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 29 (33.33%) Fintech
12 27 (31.03%) Finance
13 24 (27.59%) Windows
14 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
15 22 (25.29%) Infrastructure as Code
15 22 (25.29%) GCP
16 21 (24.14%) Java
17 20 (22.99%) Go
17 20 (22.99%) Infrastructure Automation
18 19 (21.84%) Bash Shell
19 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
20 17 (19.54%) Public Cloud
20 17 (19.54%) Ruby
21 16 (18.39%) Unix
22 15 (17.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
22 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
22 15 (17.24%) SaaS
22 15 (17.24%) PowerShell
23 14 (16.09%) VMware

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (13.79%) IIS
2 7 (8.05%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.45%) Apache
4 2 (2.30%) Confluence
4 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 61 (70.11%) AWS
2 38 (43.68%) Azure
3 22 (25.29%) GCP
4 15 (17.24%) SaaS
5 14 (16.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (13.79%) IaaS
7 11 (12.64%) PaaS
8 9 (10.34%) Office 365
9 8 (9.20%) Serverless
10 6 (6.90%) Akamai
10 6 (6.90%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (5.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (5.75%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (3.45%) OpenShift
13 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (2.30%) GitHub
14 1 (1.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) DNS
2 9 (10.34%) Network Security
3 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.30%) Firewall
5 1 (1.15%) Multicast
5 1 (1.15%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) MySQL
3 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.15%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) DataStage
4 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) Redis
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.90%) GitLab
3 6 (6.90%) JIRA
4 4 (4.60%) Artifactory
4 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.45%) Ant
5 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.45%) Maven
5 3 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.15%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.15%) git-flow
7 1 (1.15%) RSpec
7 1 (1.15%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.15%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Advertising
3 6 (6.90%) Law
4 5 (5.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (45.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (21.84%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (19.54%) Senior DevOps
4 16 (18.39%) Platform Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 12 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 11 (12.64%) AWS DevOps
7 11 (12.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Administrator
8 9 (10.34%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Windows Administrator
9 8 (9.20%) Python Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
12 5 (5.75%) AWS Administrator
12 5 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (5.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
13 4 (4.60%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) Web Services
2 7 (8.05%) Kafka
2 7 (8.05%) Sensu
3 6 (6.90%) .NET
3 6 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.15%) LAMP
4 1 (1.15%) React
4 1 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.15%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (1.15%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Public Cloud
2 7 (8.05%) Cloud Native
3 5 (5.75%) FMCG
4 4 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.60%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.45%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.98%) Linux
2 24 (27.59%) Windows
3 16 (18.39%) Unix
4 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.45%) CentOS
6 3 (3.45%) Fedora
6 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (66.67%) DevOps
2 29 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 29 (33.33%) Fintech
3 22 (25.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 20 (22.99%) Infrastructure Automation
5 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (11.49%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (11.49%) High Availability
7 9 (10.34%) Migration
8 8 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.05%) Kanban
9 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.05%) Microservices
10 6 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (6.90%) Scrum
10 6 (6.90%) Software Delivery
11 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity
11 5 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.82%) Python
2 21 (24.14%) Java
3 20 (22.99%) Go
4 19 (21.84%) Bash Shell
5 17 (19.54%) Ruby
6 15 (17.24%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.05%) C#
8 4 (4.60%) Groovy
9 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.15%) C++
10 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.15%) R
10 1 (1.15%) Scala
10 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.15%) SQL
10 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.45%) OCP
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.15%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 49 (56.32%) Docker
2 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.30%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.15%) XenApp
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 70 (80.46%) Puppet
2 68 (78.16%) Ansible
3 50 (57.47%) Kubernetes
4 41 (47.13%) Terraform
5 10 (11.49%) Salt
6 9 (10.34%) Prometheus
7 5 (5.75%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (4.60%) Grafana
9 3 (3.45%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (3.45%) Nagios
10 2 (2.30%) Kibana
11 1 (1.15%) Consul
11 1 (1.15%) Icinga
11 1 (1.15%) Istio
11 1 (1.15%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) VMware
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.49%) Google
4 9 (10.34%) New Relic
5 6 (6.90%) Adobe
5 6 (6.90%) hybris
5 6 (6.90%) IBM
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle
5 6 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.90%) SaltStack
5 6 (6.90%) SAP
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco
6 4 (4.60%) Citrix
6 4 (4.60%) HP
6 4 (4.60%) Sun
7 3 (3.45%) Perforce
8 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.15%) Databricks
9 1 (1.15%) Informatica
9 1 (1.15%) Splunk