Period
to 22 November 2019

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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 185 190
Rank change year-on-year -31 +5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1,930 2,873 3,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.55% 1.89% 1.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.93% 17.20% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 2,247 2,656
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,635 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 16,175 16,706 15,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.95% 11.02% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12,463 13,229 12,515
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +7.92%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019. 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 -27 1,150 £75,000 +7.14% 134
North of England -43 283 £55,000 - 52
South East -22 252 £62,500 +8.70% 45
Yorkshire +22 145 £53,400 -2.91% 25
North West -79 127 £60,000 +9.09% 23
South West +26 101 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Midlands -37 75 £52,500 -0.94% 25
East of England -7 58 £55,000 -10.20% 17
West Midlands -48 37 £52,500 -0.94% 15
East Midlands +1 35 £45,000 -16.28% 10
North East -23 11 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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 1,558 (80.73%) Puppet
2 1,424 (73.78%) Ansible
3 1,406 (72.85%) DevOps
4 1,159 (60.05%) AWS
5 1,135 (58.81%) Linux
6 1,123 (58.19%) Docker
7 1,080 (55.96%) Python
8 881 (45.65%) Kubernetes
9 849 (43.99%) Terraform
10 780 (40.41%) Azure
11 755 (39.12%) Jenkins
12 748 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
13 656 (33.99%) Java
14 653 (33.83%) Configuration Management
15 551 (28.55%) Bash Shell
16 517 (26.79%) GCP
17 485 (25.13%) Ruby
18 464 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
19 452 (23.42%) Windows
20 433 (22.44%) Infrastructure as Code
21 419 (21.71%) PowerShell
22 408 (21.14%) Git (software)
23 305 (15.80%) Finance
24 293 (15.18%) Go
25 277 (14.35%) JavaScript
26 274 (14.20%) AWS CloudFormation
27 266 (13.78%) Continuous Delivery
27 266 (13.78%) Scrum
28 265 (13.73%) Google
29 250 (12.95%) 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
1 110 (5.70%) Tomcat
2 105 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
3 101 (5.23%) nginx
4 92 (4.77%) IIS
5 88 (4.56%) Apache
6 74 (3.83%) OpenStack
7 72 (3.73%) Confluence
8 54 (2.80%) JBoss
9 41 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
10 26 (1.35%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.09%) Apache Spark
12 20 (1.04%) CMS
13 18 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (0.93%) Headless CMS
14 15 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.62%) MS Exchange
15 12 (0.62%) SharePoint
16 10 (0.52%) CloudStack
16 10 (0.52%) WordPress
17 8 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (0.52%) Chatbot
2 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.10%) Sketch
4 1 (0.052%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 30 (1.55%) Payment Gateway
2 27 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.41%) Shopify
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.052%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.052%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 1,159 (60.05%) AWS
2 780 (40.41%) Azure
3 517 (26.79%) GCP
4 274 (14.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 221 (11.45%) SaaS
6 170 (8.81%) PaaS
7 156 (8.08%) IaaS
8 115 (5.96%) GitHub
9 107 (5.54%) OpenShift
10 104 (5.39%) Serverless
11 101 (5.23%) Cloud Computing
12 100 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
13 72 (3.73%) Amazon ECS
14 68 (3.52%) Amazon S3
15 60 (3.11%) AWS Lambda
16 56 (2.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 43 (2.23%) Datadog
18 41 (2.12%) Slack
19 40 (2.07%) npm
20 35 (1.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 175 (9.07%) Firewall
2 115 (5.96%) TCP/IP
3 105 (5.44%) DNS
4 77 (3.99%) VPN
5 45 (2.33%) Internet
6 42 (2.18%) SSL
7 31 (1.61%) DHCP
8 28 (1.45%) WAN
9 26 (1.35%) HTTP
9 26 (1.35%) Network Security
9 26 (1.35%) SAN
10 13 (0.67%) DMZ
10 13 (0.67%) LAN
10 13 (0.67%) SMTP
11 10 (0.52%) DSL
11 10 (0.52%) Wireless
12 8 (0.41%) NAS
12 8 (0.41%) VLAN
12 8 (0.41%) Wireshark
13 7 (0.36%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (11.61%) MySQL
2 177 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 127 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
4 123 (6.37%) MongoDB
5 87 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 85 (4.40%) NoSQL
7 84 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
8 71 (3.68%) Big Data
9 55 (2.85%) Hadoop
9 55 (2.85%) Redis
10 51 (2.64%) RDBMS
11 31 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (1.35%) MariaDB
13 24 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 23 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
14 23 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (0.73%) Cosmos DB
17 14 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 755 (39.12%) Jenkins
2 408 (21.14%) Git (software)
3 226 (11.71%) TeamCity
4 192 (9.95%) JIRA
5 165 (8.55%) Octopus Deploy
6 159 (8.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 136 (7.05%) Vagrant
8 133 (6.89%) Maven
9 115 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 87 (4.51%) IBM UrbanCode
11 82 (4.25%) Subversion
12 79 (4.09%) GitLab
13 77 (3.99%) CircleCI
13 77 (3.99%) Selenium
14 73 (3.78%) Bitbucket
15 68 (3.52%) Travis CI
16 67 (3.47%) Ant
17 60 (3.11%) Gradle
18 59 (3.06%) Sonatype Nexus
19 57 (2.95%) SonarQube
General
1 305 (15.80%) Finance
2 126 (6.53%) Banking
3 79 (4.09%) Retail
4 58 (3.01%) Public Sector
5 55 (2.85%) Marketing
6 36 (1.87%) Law
7 35 (1.81%) Games
8 30 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 17 (0.88%) Back Office
10 16 (0.83%) Billing
11 14 (0.73%) Automotive
12 13 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.57%) Advertising
13 11 (0.57%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.47%) Legal
15 8 (0.41%) Front Office
16 7 (0.36%) Electronics
16 7 (0.36%) Publishing
16 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 880 (45.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 242 (12.54%) Cloud Engineer
3 211 (10.93%) Senior DevOps
4 198 (10.26%) Developer
5 177 (9.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 176 (9.12%) AWS Engineer
7 142 (7.36%) Platform Engineer
8 135 (6.99%) Linux Engineer
9 100 (5.18%) Architect
10 99 (5.13%) Consultant
11 98 (5.08%) AWS DevOps
12 87 (4.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 78 (4.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 76 (3.94%) Azure Engineer
15 75 (3.89%) Software Engineer
16 71 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 62 (3.21%) Site Reliability Engineer
18 60 (3.11%) Kubernetes Engineer
19 58 (3.01%) DevOps Consultant
20 57 (2.95%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (10.88%) Node.js
2 168 (8.70%) Web Services
3 162 (8.39%) .NET
4 159 (8.24%) Elastic Stack
5 126 (6.53%) RabbitMQ
6 110 (5.70%) Kafka
7 93 (4.82%) CSS
8 91 (4.72%) HTML
9 64 (3.32%) REST
10 59 (3.06%) LAMP
11 58 (3.01%) React
12 56 (2.90%) Spring
13 51 (2.64%) AngularJS
14 44 (2.28%) JSON
15 43 (2.23%) Middleware
16 38 (1.97%) J2EE
17 36 (1.87%) ActiveMQ
18 35 (1.81%) jQuery
19 33 (1.71%) Sensu
20 32 (1.66%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 228 (11.81%) Public Cloud
2 93 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (4.30%) Data Centre
4 80 (4.15%) Cloud Native
5 74 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
6 63 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
7 60 (3.11%) Linux Command Line
8 54 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 54 (2.80%) Private Cloud
9 50 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
10 49 (2.54%) Mobile App
11 43 (2.23%) Replication
12 39 (2.02%) Clustering
13 38 (1.97%) Virtual Team
14 34 (1.76%) PlayStation
15 32 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 26 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
17 23 (1.19%) Management Information System
18 18 (0.93%) iPad
19 16 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1,135 (58.81%) Linux
2 452 (23.42%) Windows
3 234 (12.12%) Unix
4 116 (6.01%) Windows Server
5 108 (5.60%) CentOS
6 90 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 70 (3.63%) Ubuntu
8 34 (1.76%) Mesosphere
9 33 (1.71%) Debian
10 24 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (1.14%) Android
12 21 (1.09%) Apple iOS
13 20 (1.04%) CoreOS
13 20 (1.04%) VMS
14 14 (0.73%) AIX
15 12 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.31%) Windows 10
18 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
18 5 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,406 (72.85%) DevOps
2 748 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 653 (33.83%) Configuration Management
4 464 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
5 433 (22.44%) Infrastructure as Code
6 266 (13.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 266 (13.78%) Scrum
7 250 (12.95%) Test Automation
8 231 (11.97%) Open Source
9 220 (11.40%) Microservices
10 191 (9.90%) Software Engineering
11 189 (9.79%) Migration
12 180 (9.33%) SDLC
13 176 (9.12%) Continuous Deployment
14 174 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
15 164 (8.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 163 (8.45%) Mentoring
17 158 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 157 (8.13%) Deployment Automation
19 156 (8.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1,080 (55.96%) Python
2 656 (33.99%) Java
3 551 (28.55%) Bash Shell
4 485 (25.13%) Ruby
5 419 (21.71%) PowerShell
6 293 (15.18%) Go
7 277 (14.35%) JavaScript
8 217 (11.24%) SQL
9 202 (10.47%) C#
10 182 (9.43%) Perl
11 133 (6.89%) Shell Script
12 123 (6.37%) PHP
13 71 (3.68%) C++
14 69 (3.58%) Groovy
15 63 (3.26%) Scala
16 52 (2.69%) C
17 35 (1.81%) T-SQL
18 32 (1.66%) TypeScript
19 23 (1.19%) Kotlin
20 21 (1.09%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 143 (7.41%) Degree
2 79 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 34 (1.76%) AWS Certification
5 21 (1.09%) RHCE
6 20 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.41%) CCIE
10 7 (0.36%) MCSA
10 7 (0.36%) Postgraduate
10 7 (0.36%) RHCSA
11 6 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.26%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.26%) MCP
13 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.16%) OCPJP
14 3 (0.16%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.95%) QA
2 37 (1.92%) SLA
3 11 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.47%) GDPR
5 7 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.16%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.16%) NIST
8 2 (0.10%) COBIT
8 2 (0.10%) NCSC
8 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1,123 (58.19%) Docker
2 112 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (4.15%) Hyper-V
4 78 (4.04%) Active Directory
5 42 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (1.66%) vSphere
7 27 (1.40%) Xen
8 25 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (0.98%) KVM
10 16 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 16 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (0.57%) XenApp
12 10 (0.52%) LXC
13 9 (0.47%) etcd
14 8 (0.41%) NFS
14 8 (0.41%) VMware NSX
15 7 (0.36%) Firmware
16 6 (0.31%) Ceph
16 6 (0.31%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1,558 (80.73%) Puppet
2 1,424 (73.78%) Ansible
3 881 (45.65%) Kubernetes
4 849 (43.99%) Terraform
5 231 (11.97%) Salt
6 125 (6.48%) Prometheus
7 118 (6.11%) Nagios
8 104 (5.39%) Consul
9 98 (5.08%) Packer
10 85 (4.40%) Docker Swarm
11 78 (4.04%) Grafana
12 71 (3.68%) Rancher
13 66 (3.42%) Graphite
14 61 (3.16%) Istio
15 59 (3.06%) ZABBIX
16 49 (2.54%) Kibana
17 48 (2.49%) Automic
18 36 (1.87%) Tivoli
19 34 (1.76%) Opsview
20 31 (1.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 265 (13.73%) Google
2 212 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 189 (9.79%) VMware
4 168 (8.70%) Splunk
5 153 (7.93%) Oracle
6 111 (5.75%) Red Hat
7 80 (4.15%) AppDynamics
7 80 (4.15%) IBM
8 59 (3.06%) Cisco
9 58 (3.01%) SaltStack
10 57 (2.95%) New Relic
11 56 (2.90%) Citrix
12 53 (2.75%) WorldPay
13 49 (2.54%) CyberArk
14 46 (2.38%) ServiceNow
15 40 (2.07%) Dynatrace
15 40 (2.07%) MuleSoft
16 33 (1.71%) Atlassian
16 33 (1.71%) SAP
17 31 (1.61%) Spotify