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

Opscode Chef
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 198 253
Rank change year-on-year +18 +55  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1613 1578 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.93% 1.71% 1.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.60% 19.77% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1361 1092
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.47% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% -  

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7469 7983 7975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.92% 8.64% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6085 6596 6334
Median salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
London -23 811 £67,500 +8.00% 131
South East +55 232 £57,500 +4.54% 33
North West +77 195 £47,500 +5.55% 22
Yorkshire +3 144 £47,500 +11.76% 18
East of England +17 89 £55,000 +4.76% 18
South West -13 56 £55,000 +37.50% 8
West Midlands +40 45 £43,750 +28.67% 10
East Midlands +21 25 £52,500 -4.54% 6
North East +17 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Opscode Chef
UK

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

1 2505 (82.43%) Puppet
2 2220 (73.05%) DevOps
3 2087 (68.67%) Linux
4 1780 (58.57%) Ansible
5 1573 (51.76%) Amazon AWS
6 1572 (51.73%) Python
7 1221 (40.18%) Docker
8 1203 (39.59%) Jenkins
9 1113 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
10 974 (32.05%) Bash Shell
11 967 (31.82%) Ruby
12 946 (31.13%) Continuous Integration
13 928 (30.54%) Configuration Management
14 915 (30.11%) Java
15 832 (27.38%) Git (software)
16 718 (23.63%) Windows
17 699 (23.00%) Microsoft Azure
18 598 (19.68%) Unix
19 590 (19.41%) MySQL
20 582 (19.15%) PowerShell
21 579 (19.05%) Perl
22 553 (18.20%) SQL
23 495 (16.29%) Red Hat
23 495 (16.29%) Finance
24 481 (15.83%) VMware
25 479 (15.76%) Scrum
26 429 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 402 (13.23%) Open Source
28 394 (12.96%) OpenStack
29 390 (12.83%) Kubernetes

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
1 394 (12.96%) OpenStack
2 345 (11.35%) Apache
3 294 (9.67%) Elasticsearch
4 217 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 199 (6.55%) IIS
6 196 (6.45%) nginx
7 187 (6.15%) WebSphere
8 175 (5.76%) Apache Spark
9 153 (5.03%) WebLogic
10 137 (4.51%) JBoss
11 126 (4.15%) CloudStack
12 93 (3.06%) Apache Solr
13 74 (2.44%) Confluence
14 65 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
15 63 (2.07%) Jetty
16 39 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
17 24 (0.79%) SharePoint
18 23 (0.76%) CMS
19 19 (0.63%) MS Exchange
20 17 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (0.23%) Campfire
2 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.066%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.033%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.033%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 78 (2.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.16%) Magento
3 5 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.13%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.099%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.066%) Actimize
6 2 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.066%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.033%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.033%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.033%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.033%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.033%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1573 (51.76%) Amazon AWS
2 699 (23.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 222 (7.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 176 (5.79%) SaaS
5 157 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 155 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
7 151 (4.97%) GitHub
8 149 (4.90%) PaaS
9 126 (4.15%) IaaS
10 106 (3.49%) Amazon S3
11 64 (2.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 57 (1.88%) OpenShift
13 53 (1.74%) Office 365
14 49 (1.61%) CloudBees
15 40 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
16 35 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 34 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
18 32 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
19 22 (0.72%) Sumo Logic
20 20 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 213 (7.01%) Firewall
2 179 (5.89%) DNS
3 128 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 117 (3.85%) Internet
5 87 (2.86%) HTTP
6 72 (2.37%) SAN
7 70 (2.30%) VPN
8 63 (2.07%) DHCP
9 56 (1.84%) WAN
10 55 (1.81%) LAN
10 55 (1.81%) LDAP
11 52 (1.71%) SMTP
12 46 (1.51%) NAS
13 33 (1.09%) Kerberos
14 31 (1.02%) SSH
14 31 (1.02%) VLAN
15 29 (0.95%) iSCSI
16 26 (0.86%) SSL
17 23 (0.76%) IMAP
17 23 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 590 (19.41%) MySQL
2 357 (11.75%) NoSQL
3 331 (10.89%) SQL Server
4 324 (10.66%) MongoDB
5 240 (7.90%) Big Data
5 240 (7.90%) Hadoop
6 216 (7.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 183 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
8 178 (5.86%) Redis
9 145 (4.77%) Relational Database
10 96 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
11 81 (2.67%) Couchbase
12 72 (2.37%) Riak
13 60 (1.97%) RDBMS
14 45 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 36 (1.18%) MariaDB
16 31 (1.02%) HBase
17 22 (0.72%) Apache Hive
18 21 (0.69%) Oracle Database
19 20 (0.66%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1203 (39.59%) Jenkins
2 832 (27.38%) Git (software)
3 387 (12.73%) TeamCity
4 371 (12.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 264 (8.69%) JIRA
6 259 (8.52%) Subversion
7 255 (8.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 240 (7.90%) Maven
9 234 (7.70%) Vagrant
10 227 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 169 (5.56%) Hudson
12 113 (3.72%) Ant
13 105 (3.46%) GoCD
13 105 (3.46%) Selenium
14 91 (2.99%) GitLab
15 89 (2.93%) MSBuild
16 78 (2.57%) Artifactory
16 78 (2.57%) Gradle
17 72 (2.37%) JUnit
18 70 (2.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 495 (16.29%) Finance
2 212 (6.98%) Banking
3 200 (6.58%) Marketing
4 195 (6.42%) Telecoms
5 139 (4.57%) Retail
6 116 (3.82%) Games
7 95 (3.13%) Manufacturing
8 87 (2.86%) Electronics
9 24 (0.79%) Advertising
10 23 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 19 (0.63%) Law
12 17 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.39%) Online Betting
14 10 (0.33%) Back Office
15 9 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.26%) Legal
17 7 (0.23%) Automotive
18 5 (0.16%) Front Office
18 5 (0.16%) Publishing
19 2 (0.066%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 1254 (41.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 404 (13.29%) Developer
3 333 (10.96%) Linux Engineer
4 262 (8.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 250 (8.23%) Administrator
6 236 (7.77%) AWS Engineer
7 198 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
8 196 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
8 196 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 176 (5.79%) Architect
10 169 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
10 169 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
11 163 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 160 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
13 147 (4.84%) Consultant
14 146 (4.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 135 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
16 129 (4.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 117 (3.85%) Java Developer
17 117 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (10.69%) .NET
2 288 (9.48%) Web Services
3 214 (7.04%) LAMP
4 200 (6.58%) Node.js
5 186 (6.12%) AngularJS
6 170 (5.59%) HTML
7 159 (5.23%) React
8 154 (5.07%) Elastic Stack
9 141 (4.64%) CSS
10 140 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
11 123 (4.05%) Kafka
12 111 (3.65%) REST
13 90 (2.96%) Spring
14 87 (2.86%) RESTful
15 84 (2.76%) LEMP Stack
16 80 (2.63%) HTML5
17 73 (2.40%) ASP.NET
18 63 (2.07%) SOAP
19 62 (2.04%) JSON
20 58 (1.91%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 179 (5.89%) Data Centre
2 167 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 164 (5.40%) Public Cloud
4 122 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
5 89 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
6 80 (2.63%) Fintech
7 77 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
8 75 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
9 74 (2.44%) Private Cloud
10 57 (1.88%) User Experience
11 48 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
12 47 (1.55%) Replication
13 46 (1.51%) Clustering
14 40 (1.32%) Management Information System
14 40 (1.32%) Mobile App
15 27 (0.89%) Online Banking
16 26 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
17 25 (0.82%) Algorithms
18 20 (0.66%) PKI
19 18 (0.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2087 (68.67%) Linux
2 718 (23.63%) Windows
3 598 (19.68%) Unix
4 429 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 292 (9.61%) CentOS
6 236 (7.77%) Windows Server
7 221 (7.27%) Ubuntu
8 104 (3.42%) Debian
9 73 (2.40%) CoreOS
10 71 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (1.84%) Android
12 54 (1.78%) Apple iOS
13 53 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 45 (1.48%) Solaris
15 25 (0.82%) SUSE
16 22 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (0.56%) VMS
18 13 (0.43%) AIX
18 13 (0.43%) Mac OS X
18 13 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2220 (73.05%) DevOps
2 1113 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 946 (31.13%) Continuous Integration
4 928 (30.54%) Configuration Management
5 479 (15.76%) Scrum
6 402 (13.23%) Open Source
7 385 (12.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 328 (10.79%) Software Engineering
9 317 (10.43%) TDD
10 234 (7.70%) Test Automation
11 209 (6.88%) E-Commerce
12 200 (6.58%) Microservices
13 182 (5.99%) SDLC
14 179 (5.89%) DSDM
15 176 (5.79%) Kanban
16 173 (5.69%) Mentoring
17 169 (5.56%) High Availability
18 162 (5.33%) RUP
19 161 (5.30%) ITIL
20 143 (4.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1572 (51.73%) Python
2 974 (32.05%) Bash Shell
3 967 (31.82%) Ruby
4 915 (30.11%) Java
5 582 (19.15%) PowerShell
6 579 (19.05%) Perl
7 553 (18.20%) SQL
8 336 (11.06%) PHP
9 325 (10.69%) JavaScript
10 320 (10.53%) C#
11 307 (10.10%) Shell Script
12 243 (8.00%) Go
13 190 (6.25%) C++
14 101 (3.32%) Scala
15 78 (2.57%) Groovy
16 56 (1.84%) C
17 43 (1.41%) PHP 7
18 42 (1.38%) Korn
19 41 (1.35%) XPath
20 29 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 270 (8.88%) Degree
2 104 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 84 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 47 (1.55%) AWS Certification
4 47 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (1.09%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (0.79%) CCNA
8 21 (0.69%) Master's Degree
9 19 (0.63%) RHCE
10 18 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 18 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
12 16 (0.53%) CCNP
12 16 (0.53%) DV Cleared
13 13 (0.43%) RHCSA
14 11 (0.36%) A+ Certification
15 10 (0.33%) MCSE
16 9 (0.30%) MCSD
17 8 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (5.33%) QA
2 34 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 33 (1.09%) GCP
4 28 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.76%) SLA
6 14 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.099%) DICOM
7 3 (0.099%) HL7
8 2 (0.066%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.033%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.033%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1221 (40.18%) Docker
2 313 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (6.35%) vSphere
4 192 (6.32%) Xen
5 151 (4.97%) Active Directory
6 132 (4.34%) Hyper-V
7 128 (4.21%) XenServer
8 100 (3.29%) KVM
9 94 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
10 44 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
11 38 (1.25%) VirtualBox
12 37 (1.22%) Varnish
13 35 (1.15%) NFS
14 33 (1.09%) etcd
15 29 (0.95%) LXC
16 28 (0.92%) vCloud
17 27 (0.89%) flannel
18 21 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 20 (0.66%) iptables
20 12 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2505 (82.43%) Puppet
2 1780 (58.57%) Ansible
3 390 (12.83%) Kubernetes
4 346 (11.39%) Terraform
5 308 (10.13%) Nagios
6 295 (9.71%) Salt
7 127 (4.18%) Cobbler
8 115 (3.78%) logstash
9 110 (3.62%) Graphite
10 102 (3.36%) ZABBIX
11 101 (3.32%) Tivoli
12 100 (3.29%) Mesos
13 95 (3.13%) Packer
14 93 (3.06%) Kibana
15 86 (2.83%) CFEngine
16 67 (2.20%) Rundeck
17 50 (1.65%) Grafana
18 40 (1.32%) Consul
19 35 (1.15%) SCCM
20 34 (1.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 495 (16.29%) Red Hat
2 481 (15.83%) VMware
3 371 (12.21%) Oracle
4 302 (9.94%) Microsoft
5 263 (8.65%) Google
6 186 (6.12%) SaltStack
7 138 (4.54%) New Relic
7 138 (4.54%) Splunk
8 111 (3.65%) EnterpriseDB
9 102 (3.36%) Cisco
10 100 (3.29%) AppDynamics
11 94 (3.09%) IBM
12 82 (2.70%) SAP
13 68 (2.24%) Atlassian
14 64 (2.11%) Rackspace
15 61 (2.01%) CA
15 61 (2.01%) HP
16 52 (1.71%) Dynatrace
16 52 (1.71%) XebiaLabs
17 36 (1.18%) NetApp
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £100,000 to £150,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
flatraterecruiting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Myles Roberts
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £700000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago