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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > England
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 354 259 258
Rank change year-on-year -95 -1 -42
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1,523 1,274 891
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.00% 1.33% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.63% 7.60% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 579 890 711
10th Percentile £46,000 £38,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,125 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £62,500 £63,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% -0.79% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,750 £90,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% - -

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 27,064 16,759 10,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.83% 17.53% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12,748 11,497 8,700
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,531
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £68,200 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.92% +4.00% +7.99%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in England over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -58 968 £90,000 +12.50% 42
South East -26 217 £72,500 +7.41% 14
North of England -182 160 £60,000 - 18
North West -115 86 £55,000 -8.33% 8
South West -24 73 £52,500 -19.23% 12
Yorkshire -159 70 £60,000 - 5
Midlands -129 47 £60,000 +4.35% 10
West Midlands -82 34 £62,500 +4.17% 9
East of England -95 26 £75,000 +15.38% 4
East Midlands -73 13 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North East -30 4 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 1,210 (79.45%) Ansible
2 1,161 (76.23%) AWS
3 1,152 (75.64%) Puppet
4 1,127 (74.00%) Kubernetes
5 1,078 (70.78%) DevOps
6 1,031 (67.70%) Python
7 985 (64.67%) Docker
8 967 (63.49%) CI/CD
9 961 (63.10%) Terraform
10 823 (54.04%) Jenkins
11 779 (51.15%) Azure
12 754 (49.51%) Agile
13 737 (48.39%) Configuration Management
14 710 (46.62%) Linux
15 603 (39.59%) GCP
16 561 (36.84%) Java
17 530 (34.80%) AWS CloudFormation
18 513 (33.68%) Infrastructure as Code
19 495 (32.50%) Bash
20 484 (31.78%) Finance
21 477 (31.32%) Git (software)
22 415 (27.25%) Windows
23 383 (25.15%) Microservices
24 361 (23.70%) Serverless
25 353 (23.18%) Elastic Stack
26 333 (21.86%) Continuous Integration
27 331 (21.73%) Open Source
28 327 (21.47%) Splunk
29 322 (21.14%) PowerShell
30 292 (19.17%) Test Automation

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
1 161 (10.57%) IIS
2 115 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 111 (7.29%) JBoss
4 52 (3.41%) Confluence
5 51 (3.35%) OpenStack
6 50 (3.28%) Apache
7 42 (2.76%) Apache Spark
8 40 (2.63%) GemFire
9 22 (1.44%) nginx
10 12 (0.79%) Apache Pulsar
11 11 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (0.72%) GlassFish
11 11 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.66%) CMS
13 9 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.46%) Apache TomEE
14 7 (0.46%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.46%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.26%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.066%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.066%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.066%) assyst
2 1 (0.066%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 1,161 (76.23%) AWS
2 779 (51.15%) Azure
3 603 (39.59%) GCP
4 530 (34.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 361 (23.70%) Serverless
6 229 (15.04%) AWS Lambda
7 212 (13.92%) OpenShift
8 198 (13.00%) Amazon ECS
9 182 (11.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 173 (11.36%) Amazon Kinesis
11 158 (10.37%) Azure DevOps
12 152 (9.98%) Amazon S3
13 136 (8.93%) SaaS
14 127 (8.34%) GitHub
15 107 (7.03%) PaaS
16 106 (6.96%) AWS CodePipeline
17 97 (6.37%) Azure AKS
18 96 (6.30%) IaaS
19 95 (6.24%) Azure Stack
19 95 (6.24%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 204 (13.39%) Firewall
2 107 (7.03%) Internet
3 83 (5.45%) Network Security
4 48 (3.15%) DNS
5 38 (2.50%) Software-Defined Networking
6 32 (2.10%) WebEx
7 28 (1.84%) MQTT
8 24 (1.58%) VLAN
9 19 (1.25%) TCP/IP
10 14 (0.92%) DHCP
11 13 (0.85%) WAN
12 11 (0.72%) Calico
13 10 (0.66%) SAN
14 9 (0.59%) MPLS
14 9 (0.59%) VPN
15 8 (0.53%) BIG-IP
15 8 (0.53%) NAS
16 7 (0.46%) NetScaler
17 6 (0.39%) SMTP
18 4 (0.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (17.33%) MySQL
2 224 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
3 194 (12.74%) DynamoDB
4 186 (12.21%) Elasticsearch
5 167 (10.97%) NoSQL
6 146 (9.59%) Relational Database
7 103 (6.76%) Amazon Athena
8 101 (6.63%) Big Data
9 94 (6.17%) SQL Server
10 84 (5.52%) Redis
11 79 (5.19%) Couchbase
12 74 (4.86%) Hadoop
13 66 (4.33%) Amazon Redshift
14 55 (3.61%) RDBMS
15 54 (3.55%) BigQuery
16 42 (2.76%) MongoDB
17 23 (1.51%) Flink
17 23 (1.51%) InfluxDB
18 21 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
18 21 (1.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 823 (54.04%) Jenkins
2 477 (31.32%) Git (software)
3 273 (17.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 242 (15.89%) TeamCity
5 193 (12.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 146 (9.59%) Travis CI
7 143 (9.39%) IBM UrbanCode
8 138 (9.06%) Subversion
9 130 (8.54%) GitLab
10 115 (7.55%) Maven
11 106 (6.96%) Cucumber
12 101 (6.63%) Selenium
13 66 (4.33%) CircleCI
13 66 (4.33%) JIRA
13 66 (4.33%) JMeter
14 59 (3.87%) Bitbucket
15 55 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 54 (3.55%) GoCD
17 53 (3.48%) Sonatype Nexus
18 48 (3.15%) JUnit
General
1 484 (31.78%) Finance
2 292 (19.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 290 (19.04%) Social Skills
4 233 (15.30%) Banking
5 177 (11.62%) Retail
6 116 (7.62%) Manufacturing
7 113 (7.42%) Public Sector
8 92 (6.04%) Law
9 86 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
10 49 (3.22%) Games
11 38 (2.50%) Telecoms
12 34 (2.23%) Organisational Skills
13 33 (2.17%) Marketing
14 29 (1.90%) Electronics
15 23 (1.51%) Legal
16 17 (1.12%) Investment Banking
17 15 (0.98%) Presentation Skills
18 12 (0.79%) Financial Institution
19 11 (0.72%) Back Office
20 10 (0.66%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 611 (40.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 213 (13.99%) Senior DevOps
3 202 (13.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 146 (9.59%) Architect
5 144 (9.46%) Developer
6 129 (8.47%) AWS Engineer
7 125 (8.21%) Cloud Engineer
8 103 (6.76%) Software Engineer
9 82 (5.38%) Consultant
10 77 (5.06%) AWS DevOps
11 72 (4.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 69 (4.53%) Java Engineer
13 65 (4.27%) Cloud Architect
14 64 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
14 64 (4.20%) Platform Engineer
15 63 (4.14%) Engineering Manager
16 52 (3.41%) Azure Architect
17 48 (3.15%) Senior Manager
18 45 (2.95%) DevOps Consultant
19 43 (2.82%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (23.18%) Elastic Stack
2 208 (13.66%) Kafka
3 196 (12.87%) REST
4 166 (10.90%) React
5 146 (9.59%) Node.js
6 142 (9.32%) Web Services
7 118 (7.75%) AngularJS
8 101 (6.63%) RESTful
9 91 (5.98%) .NET
10 78 (5.12%) Spring
11 71 (4.66%) RabbitMQ
11 71 (4.66%) Redux
12 65 (4.27%) Spring Boot
13 62 (4.07%) .NET Core
14 58 (3.81%) LAMP
15 54 (3.55%) ARM Templates
16 51 (3.35%) ASP.NET
17 46 (3.02%) OAuth
18 41 (2.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 35 (2.30%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 218 (14.31%) Cloud Native
2 155 (10.18%) Public Cloud
3 115 (7.55%) Linux Command Line
4 95 (6.24%) Life Science
5 82 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
6 78 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
7 71 (4.66%) Private Cloud
8 70 (4.60%) User Experience
9 59 (3.87%) Hybrid Cloud
10 52 (3.41%) Data Centre
11 51 (3.35%) Cyberattack
12 48 (3.15%) Management Information System
12 48 (3.15%) Social Network
13 47 (3.09%) PlayStation
14 43 (2.82%) Cyber Defence
15 39 (2.56%) Sports Betting
16 35 (2.30%) Algorithms
17 30 (1.97%) Enterprise Cloud
18 28 (1.84%) Replication
19 27 (1.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 710 (46.62%) Linux
2 415 (27.25%) Windows
3 147 (9.65%) Windows Server
4 141 (9.26%) Mesosphere
5 124 (8.14%) Unix
6 45 (2.95%) CentOS
7 34 (2.23%) Apple iOS
8 32 (2.10%) Android
9 23 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.92%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.59%) VMS
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.20%) Debian
15 2 (0.13%) Solaris
15 2 (0.13%) SUSE
15 2 (0.13%) tvOS
16 1 (0.066%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2016
16 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,078 (70.78%) DevOps
2 967 (63.49%) CI/CD
3 754 (49.51%) Agile
4 737 (48.39%) Configuration Management
5 513 (33.68%) Infrastructure as Code
6 383 (25.15%) Microservices
7 333 (21.86%) Continuous Integration
8 331 (21.73%) Open Source
9 292 (19.17%) Test Automation
10 279 (18.32%) Mentoring
11 259 (17.01%) Software Engineering
12 231 (15.17%) TDD
13 218 (14.31%) Continuous Deployment
14 217 (14.25%) Scrum
15 203 (13.33%) BDD
16 200 (13.13%) SDLC
17 191 (12.54%) Computer Science
17 191 (12.54%) Thought Leadership
18 167 (10.97%) Analytics
19 162 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,031 (67.70%) Python
2 561 (36.84%) Java
3 495 (32.50%) Bash
4 322 (21.14%) PowerShell
5 291 (19.11%) Go
6 224 (14.71%) JavaScript
7 205 (13.46%) Ruby
8 198 (13.00%) SQL
9 164 (10.77%) Groovy
10 142 (9.32%) C#
11 121 (7.94%) Perl
12 97 (6.37%) Shell Script
13 80 (5.25%) TypeScript
14 69 (4.53%) R
15 58 (3.81%) PHP
16 42 (2.76%) Scala
17 26 (1.71%) C++
18 23 (1.51%) Kotlin
19 20 (1.31%) Elixir
19 20 (1.31%) Elm
Qualifications
1 145 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 129 (8.47%) Degree
3 102 (6.70%) SC Cleared
4 77 (5.06%) AWS Certification
5 67 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (0.92%) TOGAF Certification
7 13 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
8 12 (0.79%) OCP
9 8 (0.53%) MySQL Certification
9 8 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.39%) RHCE
12 5 (0.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (0.33%) MCSE
12 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.26%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (0.26%) CISSP
13 4 (0.26%) Master's Degree
14 2 (0.13%) CCNP
14 2 (0.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.81%) QA
2 17 (1.12%) SLA
3 9 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.46%) NIST
5 4 (0.26%) IASME
5 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.13%) GDPR
7 2 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 985 (64.67%) Docker
2 202 (13.26%) Virtual Machines
3 63 (4.14%) Active Directory
4 58 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (1.38%) KVM
6 19 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.18%) zsh
8 16 (1.05%) Xen
9 13 (0.85%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 13 (0.85%) vSphere
10 11 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.53%) Hyper-V
12 5 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.33%) etcd
13 2 (0.13%) LXC
13 2 (0.13%) NFS
13 2 (0.13%) Squid
13 2 (0.13%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.066%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1,210 (79.45%) Ansible
2 1,152 (75.64%) Puppet
3 1,127 (74.00%) Kubernetes
4 961 (63.10%) Terraform
5 213 (13.99%) Prometheus
6 150 (9.85%) Kibana
7 145 (9.52%) logstash
8 141 (9.26%) Automic
9 133 (8.73%) Consul
10 122 (8.01%) Grafana
11 96 (6.30%) Docker Swarm
12 70 (4.60%) Rancher
13 62 (4.07%) Istio
14 57 (3.74%) HAProxy
15 52 (3.41%) Salt
16 50 (3.28%) ZABBIX
17 49 (3.22%) Fortio
17 49 (3.22%) Kiali
17 49 (3.22%) SCCM
18 31 (2.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 327 (21.47%) Splunk
2 171 (11.23%) Google
3 116 (7.62%) Microsoft
4 112 (7.35%) SaltStack
5 73 (4.79%) VMware
6 59 (3.87%) New Relic
7 58 (3.81%) Red Hat
8 55 (3.61%) Oracle
9 40 (2.63%) Hitachi
10 26 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
11 24 (1.58%) Checkmarx
12 23 (1.51%) SAP
13 20 (1.31%) Dynatrace
14 19 (1.25%) Apple
14 19 (1.25%) Perforce
15 18 (1.18%) Dell
16 14 (0.92%) Palo Alto
16 14 (0.92%) Sun
17 13 (0.85%) Facebook
18 12 (0.79%) Percona