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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 90 74
Rank change year-on-year +23 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 25 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.26% 0.30% 2.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.09% 5.48% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 17
Median salary £55,000 £63,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.72% +34.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £83,250 £52,500
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 89 73 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.03% 5.52% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 39
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 51 (96.23%) Puppet
2 39 (73.58%) Linux
3 30 (56.60%) Windows
3 30 (56.60%) Ansible
4 27 (50.94%) DevOps
5 26 (49.06%) Python
5 26 (49.06%) VMware
6 23 (43.40%) PowerShell
6 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (41.51%) Bash Shell
8 18 (33.96%) Cisco
9 17 (32.08%) Apache
10 16 (30.19%) Web Services
10 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
11 15 (28.30%) IIS
11 15 (28.30%) MySQL
11 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
11 15 (28.30%) Open Source
11 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
12 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
12 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (26.42%) Ubuntu
12 14 (26.42%) WAN
12 14 (26.42%) Citrix
13 13 (24.53%) SAN
13 13 (24.53%) NAS
13 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (22.64%) Java

Opscode Chef
Top Related 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 17 (32.08%) Apache
2 15 (28.30%) IIS
2 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.32%) nginx
4 5 (9.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.43%) JBoss
4 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
4 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.66%) Confluence
6 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.43%) Office 365
4 4 (7.55%) IaaS
5 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.77%) G Suite
5 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) WAN
2 13 (24.53%) NAS
2 13 (24.53%) SAN
3 9 (16.98%) iSCSI
4 8 (15.09%) DHCP
4 8 (15.09%) DNS
4 8 (15.09%) Firewall
5 5 (9.43%) LAN
6 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) MySQL
2 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.21%) Subversion
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) Ant
4 3 (5.66%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.77%) GCC
5 2 (3.77%) MSI
5 2 (3.77%) NuGet
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.89%) git-flow
6 1 (1.89%) GoCD
6 1 (1.89%) Grunt
6 1 (1.89%) gulp
General
1 11 (20.75%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Developer
5 3 (5.66%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Web Services
2 9 (16.98%) LAMP
3 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.55%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 3 (5.66%) jQuery
4 3 (5.66%) React
5 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) Celery
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) Flask
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) Node.js
5 2 (3.77%) RESTful
5 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) CSS3
6 1 (1.89%) HTML5
6 1 (1.89%) J2EE
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 2 (3.77%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Linux
2 30 (56.60%) Windows
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
4 14 (26.42%) Ubuntu
5 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.43%) Unix
7 2 (3.77%) CentOS
7 2 (3.77%) Solaris
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) DevOps
2 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
3 15 (28.30%) Open Source
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) High Availability
6 8 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) TDD
7 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 7 (13.21%) Scrum
8 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.32%) IT Strategy
9 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
9 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.55%) Investment Management
9 4 (7.55%) ITIL
9 4 (7.55%) OO
9 4 (7.55%) SDLC
9 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Python
2 23 (43.40%) PowerShell
3 22 (41.51%) Bash Shell
4 12 (22.64%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) SQL
6 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.32%) Perl
6 6 (11.32%) PHP
6 6 (11.32%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.77%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) RHCE
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) NCDA
2 2 (3.77%) NCIE
2 2 (3.77%) VCAP
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.98%) Docker
3 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (9.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (9.43%) XenApp
5 5 (9.43%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.55%) Varnish
6 4 (7.55%) vSphere
7 2 (3.77%) vCloud
7 2 (3.77%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (96.23%) Puppet
2 30 (56.60%) Ansible
3 7 (13.21%) Check_MK
3 7 (13.21%) Nagios
4 6 (11.32%) SCCM
5 5 (9.43%) SCOM
5 5 (9.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (9.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (7.55%) Capistrano
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (3.77%) PowerCLI
7 2 (3.77%) vRealize
7 2 (3.77%) yum
8 1 (1.89%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) VMware
2 18 (33.96%) Cisco
3 14 (26.42%) Citrix
4 10 (18.87%) Perforce
5 9 (16.98%) Brocade
5 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.98%) Percona
5 9 (16.98%) Riverbed
6 7 (13.21%) Palo Alto
6 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
7 5 (9.43%) CA
7 5 (9.43%) Symantec
7 5 (9.43%) Varonis
8 4 (7.55%) Google
9 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
9 3 (5.66%) F5
10 2 (3.77%) Dell
10 2 (3.77%) HP
10 2 (3.77%) NetApp
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