Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 124 153
Rank change year-on-year +15 +29 -23
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.78% 0.60% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.58% 8.96% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 0
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £39,999 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% - -
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.71% +7.78% -10.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 95 134 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.73% 6.73% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 89 102 94
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,050 £31,498 £24,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £63,625 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.42% +5.56% -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Essex

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Essex

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Essex over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Essex

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
Colchester - 6 £52,500 -
Harlow - 2 £46,000 -
Opscode Chef
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (63.64%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Office 365
5 5 (45.45%) vSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) Ansible
5 5 (45.45%) JBoss
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) Nagios
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (27.27%) Terraform
7 3 (27.27%) NAS
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Cloud Native
8 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (45.45%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
3 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) Serverless
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Native
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) KVM
5 1 (9.09%) Docker
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 5 (45.45%) Nagios
3 3 (27.27%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) Graphite
4 1 (9.09%) Graylog
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
4 1 (9.09%) New Relic