Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 115 128
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.52% 1.11% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.58% 16.53% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 8
Essex median annual salary £30,000 £52,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.86% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,625 £31,173 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £82,133
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -

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 48 121 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.53% 6.73% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 93 84
Essex median annual salary £41,750 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.50% +19.05% -5.62%
10th Percentile £24,250 £30,480 £20,975
90th Percentile £64,375 £53,750 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Chelmsford +20 4 £30,000 -
Harlow - 3 - - 1
Opscode Chef
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) Graylog
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 3 (42.86%) Graphite
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) BitLocker
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) New Relic
3 3 (42.86%) PowerCLI
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) E-business
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Line Management
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) BitLocker
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Graphite
2 3 (42.86%) Graylog
2 3 (42.86%) PowerCLI
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
1 3 (42.86%) Brocade
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) New Relic
1 3 (42.86%) VMware