Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Opscode Chef
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 66 102
Rank change year-on-year -18 +36 +13
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 74 71 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.72% 3.04% 1.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.50% 39.23% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +1.52% +31.33%
10th Percentile £40,775 £37,750 £39,300
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,000 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% +20.00%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 302 181 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.12% 7.75% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 188 110 156
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,925 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 44 (59.46%) Puppet
2 43 (58.11%) Windows
3 41 (55.41%) Linux
3 41 (55.41%) PowerShell
4 38 (51.35%) Active Directory
5 33 (44.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
6 31 (41.89%) ITIL
7 30 (40.54%) Ansible
8 29 (39.19%) VMware
9 27 (36.49%) Windows Server
10 26 (35.14%) Cisco
11 25 (33.78%) Configuration Management
11 25 (33.78%) Python
11 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (32.43%) DevOps
13 23 (31.08%) EMC
14 22 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (28.38%) vSphere
15 21 (28.38%) Continuous Delivery
15 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
16 20 (27.03%) Finance
16 20 (27.03%) SQL
16 20 (27.03%) Data Centre
16 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (25.68%) Unix
18 18 (24.32%) HP
18 18 (24.32%) Ruby
18 18 (24.32%) ITIL V3

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 16 (21.62%) IIS
2 6 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (8.11%) Skype for Business
2 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.41%) Apache
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.41%) JBoss
3 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 33 (44.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (24.32%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (21.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (9.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (8.11%) Office 365
7 4 (5.41%) SaaS
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.35%) npm
9 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) SAN
2 7 (9.46%) LAN
2 7 (9.46%) WAN
3 5 (6.76%) DHCP
3 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 5 (6.76%) Firewall
4 4 (5.41%) VPN
5 3 (4.05%) MPLS
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.70%) Network Security
6 2 (2.70%) Skype
6 2 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (1.35%) HTTP
7 1 (1.35%) Internet
7 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.05%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) Redis
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (6.76%) GoCD
5 5 (6.76%) IBM UrbanCode
5 5 (6.76%) JIRA
5 5 (6.76%) Maven
5 5 (6.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (6.76%) Subversion
6 3 (4.05%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.70%) GCC
7 2 (2.70%) Hudson
7 2 (2.70%) MSI
7 2 (2.70%) NuGet
8 1 (1.35%) Gradle
8 1 (1.35%) Grunt
8 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) Consultant
3 10 (13.51%) Administrator
4 9 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Linux Consultant
5 8 (10.81%) Unix Consultant
6 7 (9.46%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) DevOps Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) DevOps Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.76%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (5.41%) .NET
4 3 (4.05%) LAMP
4 3 (4.05%) React
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (2.70%) Celery
5 2 (2.70%) Flask
5 2 (2.70%) jQuery
5 2 (2.70%) RESTful
5 2 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.35%) Akka
6 1 (1.35%) Angular 2
6 1 (1.35%) Node.js
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 15 (20.27%) EMC VNX
3 14 (18.92%) Virtual Team
4 8 (10.81%) Clustering
4 8 (10.81%) Replication
5 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.70%) Fintech
6 2 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.70%) Tandem
7 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 41 (55.41%) Linux
3 27 (36.49%) Windows Server
4 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (25.68%) Unix
7 11 (14.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (10.81%) AIX
9 7 (9.46%) Ubuntu
10 4 (5.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) ITIL
2 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.78%) Configuration Management
3 24 (32.43%) DevOps
4 21 (28.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 18 (24.32%) ITIL V3
6 16 (21.62%) Validation
7 15 (20.27%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
8 14 (18.92%) Performance Management
9 13 (17.57%) Coaching
9 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (17.57%) High Availability
10 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (10.81%) Identity Management
10 8 (10.81%) Open Source
10 8 (10.81%) Programme Delivery
10 8 (10.81%) Runbook
11 7 (9.46%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (9.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (55.41%) PowerShell
2 25 (33.78%) Python
3 20 (27.03%) SQL
4 18 (24.32%) Ruby
5 15 (20.27%) Perl
6 14 (18.92%) PHP
7 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
8 9 (12.16%) Java
9 8 (10.81%) C
10 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (4.05%) VBScript
12 2 (2.70%) Scala
12 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.35%) C#
13 1 (1.35%) Groovy
13 1 (1.35%) Jython
13 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) CISSP
2 2 (2.70%) CCIE
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) GCP
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.38%) vSphere
3 8 (10.81%) Docker
3 8 (10.81%) RHEV
3 8 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.46%) XenApp
5 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (59.46%) Puppet
2 30 (40.54%) Ansible
3 15 (20.27%) Rundeck
4 8 (10.81%) Control-M
4 8 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (9.46%) Nagios
5 7 (9.46%) Terraform
6 6 (8.11%) SCCM
7 5 (6.76%) Capistrano
7 5 (6.76%) Consul
8 4 (5.41%) SCOM
8 4 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (5.41%) yum
9 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
10 2 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.70%) Packer
10 2 (2.70%) PowerCLI
11 1 (1.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 29 (39.19%) VMware
3 26 (35.14%) Cisco
4 23 (31.08%) EMC
5 18 (24.32%) HP
6 14 (18.92%) Red Hat
7 10 (13.51%) Splunk
8 8 (10.81%) Varonis
9 7 (9.46%) Citrix
10 6 (8.11%) CA
10 6 (8.11%) Symantec
11 5 (6.76%) F5
11 5 (6.76%) RedGate
11 5 (6.76%) ServiceNow
12 4 (5.41%) CyberArk
12 4 (5.41%) Perforce
13 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.70%) Google
14 1 (1.35%) Charles River
14 1 (1.35%) Oracle