Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > England
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 237 209 180
Rank change year-on-year -28 -29 +7
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1,530 2,401 3,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.71% 1.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.40% 14.67% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,147 1,843 2,680
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,707 16,362 15,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.93% 11.64% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11,336 12,862 12,618
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +0.96%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in England over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the England region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -58 860 £75,000 +7.14% 99
North of England +5 247 £55,000 -1.79% 72
South East -7 207 £65,000 +8.33% 41
Yorkshire +79 143 £55,000 - 43
South West +39 97 £52,500 +5.00% 15
North West -52 88 £59,500 +6.25% 26
Midlands +2 73 £56,250 +5.98% 22
West Midlands -1 39 £55,000 +3.77% 12
East of England +3 38 £60,000 +9.09% 13
East Midlands +25 34 £57,500 -23.33% 10
North East +1 16 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 1,212 (79.22%) Puppet
2 1,145 (74.84%) Ansible
3 1,117 (73.01%) DevOps
4 919 (60.07%) AWS
5 828 (54.12%) Python
6 821 (53.66%) Docker
7 800 (52.29%) Linux
8 681 (44.51%) Terraform
9 678 (44.31%) Kubernetes
10 639 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
11 611 (39.93%) Azure
12 599 (39.15%) Jenkins
13 514 (33.59%) Java
14 488 (31.90%) Configuration Management
15 406 (26.54%) Bash Shell
16 386 (25.23%) Windows
17 371 (24.25%) PowerShell
18 353 (23.07%) Continuous Integration
19 346 (22.61%) Ruby
20 336 (21.96%) GCP
21 331 (21.63%) Infrastructure as Code
22 329 (21.50%) Git (software)
23 317 (20.72%) Finance
24 251 (16.41%) AWS CloudFormation
25 239 (15.62%) JavaScript
26 210 (13.73%) Go
27 200 (13.07%) Microsoft
28 193 (12.61%) Scrum
29 192 (12.55%) SQL
30 187 (12.22%) Migration

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 96 (6.27%) IIS
2 78 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 75 (4.90%) Apache
4 64 (4.18%) Confluence
5 59 (3.86%) nginx
6 51 (3.33%) OpenStack
7 47 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
8 41 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 34 (2.22%) JBoss
10 27 (1.76%) Apache Spark
11 26 (1.70%) CMS
12 21 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 13 (0.85%) Headless CMS
14 11 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
14 11 (0.72%) SharePoint
15 10 (0.65%) MS Exchange
16 8 (0.52%) Skype for Business
17 6 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 5 (0.33%) WordPress
19 4 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.065%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 919 (60.07%) AWS
2 611 (39.93%) Azure
3 336 (21.96%) GCP
4 251 (16.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 164 (10.72%) PaaS
6 155 (10.13%) IaaS
7 134 (8.76%) SaaS
8 113 (7.39%) Serverless
9 88 (5.75%) OpenShift
10 87 (5.69%) GitHub
11 80 (5.23%) Amazon EC2
12 78 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
13 67 (4.38%) Amazon ECS
14 64 (4.18%) AWS Lambda
15 61 (3.99%) Amazon S3
16 54 (3.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 39 (2.55%) Office 365
18 37 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 29 (1.90%) Datadog
19 29 (1.90%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 149 (9.74%) Firewall
2 87 (5.69%) DNS
3 79 (5.16%) TCP/IP
4 52 (3.40%) VPN
5 47 (3.07%) Internet
6 36 (2.35%) SSL
7 25 (1.63%) DMZ
7 25 (1.63%) SAN
8 21 (1.37%) SMTP
9 19 (1.24%) DHCP
10 18 (1.18%) HTTP
11 17 (1.11%) WAN
12 11 (0.72%) Network Security
13 9 (0.59%) LAN
14 8 (0.52%) BGP
14 8 (0.52%) NAS
14 8 (0.52%) OSPF
15 7 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (0.39%) Kerberos
16 6 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 109 (7.12%) MySQL
3 80 (5.23%) Big Data
4 79 (5.16%) MongoDB
5 78 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
6 66 (4.31%) NoSQL
7 56 (3.66%) Hadoop
8 51 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 47 (3.07%) Amazon RDS
10 28 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 28 (1.83%) Redis
11 25 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 25 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 25 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (0.72%) Snowflake Schema
13 10 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (0.59%) Cosmos DB
14 9 (0.59%) Riak
15 8 (0.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 599 (39.15%) Jenkins
2 329 (21.50%) Git (software)
3 175 (11.44%) TeamCity
4 160 (10.46%) JIRA
5 116 (7.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 111 (7.25%) Maven
7 108 (7.06%) GitLab
8 106 (6.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 76 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 72 (4.71%) Bitbucket
11 68 (4.44%) Vagrant
12 67 (4.38%) Selenium
13 64 (4.18%) CircleCI
14 51 (3.33%) Travis CI
14 51 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
15 49 (3.20%) Cucumber
16 45 (2.94%) Gradle
16 45 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
17 43 (2.81%) Ant
18 41 (2.68%) SonarQube
General
1 317 (20.72%) Finance
2 97 (6.34%) Banking
3 54 (3.53%) Retail
4 34 (2.22%) Marketing
5 33 (2.16%) Public Sector
6 32 (2.09%) Games
7 25 (1.63%) Automotive
8 21 (1.37%) Law
9 17 (1.11%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.92%) Back Office
11 13 (0.85%) Billing
12 9 (0.59%) Advertising
13 8 (0.52%) Legal
13 8 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.39%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.39%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.39%) Publishing
16 5 (0.33%) Electronics
16 5 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 701 (45.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 154 (10.07%) AWS Engineer
3 134 (8.76%) Senior DevOps
4 131 (8.56%) Developer
5 129 (8.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 125 (8.17%) Platform Engineer
7 124 (8.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 106 (6.93%) Architect
9 86 (5.62%) AWS DevOps
10 78 (5.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 76 (4.97%) Linux Engineer
12 64 (4.18%) Azure Engineer
13 63 (4.12%) Software Engineer
14 62 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 61 (3.99%) Consultant
16 53 (3.46%) Java Developer
17 49 (3.20%) Kubernetes Engineer
18 48 (3.14%) Lead DevOps
19 43 (2.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
20 42 (2.75%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (11.24%) Node.js
2 170 (11.11%) Web Services
3 123 (8.04%) .NET
4 105 (6.86%) Elastic Stack
5 78 (5.10%) RabbitMQ
6 61 (3.99%) Kafka
7 57 (3.73%) JSON
8 54 (3.53%) Spring
9 52 (3.40%) CSS
10 50 (3.27%) HTML
11 49 (3.20%) React
12 48 (3.14%) J2EE
13 43 (2.81%) REST
14 31 (2.03%) Hibernate
15 30 (1.96%) LAMP
16 27 (1.76%) SAML
16 27 (1.76%) Sensu
17 25 (1.63%) Middleware
18 20 (1.31%) AngularJS
19 19 (1.24%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 158 (10.33%) Public Cloud
2 70 (4.58%) Cloud Native
2 70 (4.58%) Data Centre
3 59 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
4 47 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
7 39 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 39 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
8 31 (2.03%) Mobile App
9 25 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 25 (1.63%) Virtual Team
10 20 (1.31%) Clustering
10 20 (1.31%) PlayStation
10 20 (1.31%) Reinsurance
11 18 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
11 18 (1.18%) Social Network
12 15 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
13 14 (0.92%) Private Cloud
13 14 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 800 (52.29%) Linux
2 386 (25.23%) Windows
3 149 (9.74%) Unix
4 99 (6.47%) Windows Server
5 81 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (3.92%) CentOS
7 47 (3.07%) Ubuntu
8 22 (1.44%) Debian
9 21 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (1.31%) Mesosphere
11 13 (0.85%) Android
11 13 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.85%) VMS
12 11 (0.72%) AIX
12 11 (0.72%) CoreOS
13 9 (0.59%) Windows 10
13 9 (0.59%) zOS
14 8 (0.52%) Solaris
15 6 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,117 (73.01%) DevOps
2 639 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
3 488 (31.90%) Configuration Management
4 353 (23.07%) Continuous Integration
5 331 (21.63%) Infrastructure as Code
6 193 (12.61%) Scrum
7 187 (12.22%) Migration
8 186 (12.16%) Test Automation
9 170 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 169 (11.05%) SDLC
11 162 (10.59%) Open Source
12 158 (10.33%) Software Engineering
13 156 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 149 (9.74%) Microservices
15 137 (8.95%) Infrastructure Automation
16 130 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
17 126 (8.24%) Deployment Automation
18 119 (7.78%) High Availability
18 119 (7.78%) TDD
19 118 (7.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 828 (54.12%) Python
2 514 (33.59%) Java
3 406 (26.54%) Bash Shell
4 371 (24.25%) PowerShell
5 346 (22.61%) Ruby
6 239 (15.62%) JavaScript
7 210 (13.73%) Go
8 192 (12.55%) SQL
9 140 (9.15%) C#
10 115 (7.52%) Perl
11 87 (5.69%) Shell Script
12 70 (4.58%) Scala
13 63 (4.12%) PHP
14 53 (3.46%) C++
15 46 (3.01%) Groovy
16 43 (2.81%) C
17 36 (2.35%) T-SQL
18 15 (0.98%) Kotlin
19 14 (0.92%) Java 8
20 13 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 114 (7.45%) Degree
2 59 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 34 (2.22%) AWS Certification
5 27 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.63%) RHCE
7 18 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.72%) CCNP
9 11 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.65%) MCSA
11 7 (0.46%) CCIE
11 7 (0.46%) Postgraduate
12 6 (0.39%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.33%) MCP
14 4 (0.26%) CCNA
14 4 (0.26%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.26%) MCSE
14 4 (0.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.55%) QA
2 16 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.98%) SLA
4 13 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.59%) NIST
6 8 (0.52%) GDPR
7 7 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.26%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 821 (53.66%) Docker
2 100 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 100 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (3.79%) Hyper-V
4 52 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (1.24%) vSphere
6 16 (1.05%) Xen
7 11 (0.72%) KVM
7 11 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.52%) Ceph
10 7 (0.46%) oVirt
11 6 (0.39%) LXC
11 6 (0.39%) NFS
11 6 (0.39%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.33%) GridGain
13 4 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.26%) Firmware
13 4 (0.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,212 (79.22%) Puppet
2 1,145 (74.84%) Ansible
3 681 (44.51%) Terraform
4 678 (44.31%) Kubernetes
5 181 (11.83%) Salt
6 78 (5.10%) Packer
7 73 (4.77%) Nagios
8 71 (4.64%) Prometheus
9 66 (4.31%) Docker Swarm
10 62 (4.05%) Consul
11 60 (3.92%) Grafana
12 55 (3.59%) Rancher
13 46 (3.01%) Istio
14 41 (2.68%) ZABBIX
15 39 (2.55%) Tivoli
16 31 (2.03%) Kibana
17 29 (1.90%) SCCM
18 28 (1.83%) Graphite
18 28 (1.83%) Mesos
19 24 (1.57%) Opsview
Vendors
1 200 (13.07%) Microsoft
2 184 (12.03%) Google
3 173 (11.31%) VMware
4 146 (9.54%) Oracle
5 114 (7.45%) Splunk
6 94 (6.14%) Red Hat
7 59 (3.86%) SaltStack
8 56 (3.66%) IBM
9 47 (3.07%) Cisco
10 46 (3.01%) New Relic
11 42 (2.75%) Citrix
12 41 (2.68%) Atlassian
13 36 (2.35%) AppDynamics
14 33 (2.16%) MuleSoft
14 33 (2.16%) WorldPay
15 27 (1.76%) ServiceNow
16 23 (1.50%) CyberArk
16 23 (1.50%) Dynatrace
16 23 (1.50%) SAP
17 22 (1.44%) Adobe