Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 128 163
Rank change year-on-year -23 +35 +32
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 39 82 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.10% 1.85% 1.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.91% 18.26% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 53
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.81% +10.53%
10th Percentile £52,000 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +11.11%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 493 449 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.86% 10.11% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 356 352 331
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Hertfordshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Hertfordshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Hertfordshire

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Watford -5 15 £77,500 +19.23%
Hatfield +18 12 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Stevenage +14 7 £54,000 +2.86% 2
Welwyn Garden City -17 1 - -
Opscode Chef
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 38 (97.44%) Puppet
2 33 (84.62%) Linux
3 29 (74.36%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (61.54%) Unix
5 22 (56.41%) Java
6 21 (53.85%) PowerShell
6 21 (53.85%) Ansible
6 21 (53.85%) DevOps
7 20 (51.28%) Docker
8 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
9 17 (43.59%) Windows
10 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
10 16 (41.03%) DNS
11 15 (38.46%) OpenStack
12 14 (35.90%) Web Services
12 14 (35.90%) SAN
12 14 (35.90%) VMware
12 14 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (33.33%) IaaS
13 13 (33.33%) HornetQ
13 13 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
13 13 (33.33%) Migration
13 13 (33.33%) Replication
13 13 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
13 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
13 13 (33.33%) Oracle
13 13 (33.33%) EJB

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 15 (38.46%) OpenStack
2 13 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 13 (33.33%) JBoss
2 13 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 29 (74.36%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (33.33%) IaaS
5 12 (30.77%) SaaS
6 10 (25.64%) PaaS
7 6 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (15.38%) OpenShift
8 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
10 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (2.56%) Office 365
10 1 (2.56%) Slack
10 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) DNS
1 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
2 14 (35.90%) SAN
3 13 (33.33%) VPN
4 12 (30.77%) Internet
4 12 (30.77%) Reverse Proxy
5 10 (25.64%) Firewall
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.13%) Codeship
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (25.64%) French Language
1 10 (25.64%) German Language
1 10 (25.64%) Swedish Language
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Architect
3 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (28.21%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (17.95%) Lead Architect
6 7 (17.95%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (17.95%) Python Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
8 4 (10.26%) Data Centre Architect
9 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Web Services
2 13 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (33.33%) EJB
2 13 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 13 (33.33%) HornetQ
2 13 (33.33%) Java EE
2 13 (33.33%) Java SE
2 13 (33.33%) JMS
2 13 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.56%) React
3 1 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 13 (33.33%) Replication
2 12 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) BYOD
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Linux
2 24 (61.54%) Unix
3 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) DevOps
2 13 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 13 (33.33%) Migration
3 12 (30.77%) SOA
4 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (25.64%) Presales
6 7 (17.95%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.13%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.13%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 1 (2.56%) Proactive Monitoring
10 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.56%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 17 (43.59%) Bash Shell
4 13 (33.33%) Python
4 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 11 (28.21%) AWK
6 6 (15.38%) Ruby
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.56%) C#
9 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) AWS Certification
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) HIPAA
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Docker
2 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
2 10 (25.64%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (97.44%) Puppet
2 21 (53.85%) Ansible
3 11 (28.21%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.13%) Terraform
5 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.56%) Grafana
5 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.56%) vRealize
5 1 (2.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) VMware
2 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle
3 10 (25.64%) IBM
4 7 (17.95%) Google
5 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) Apple
7 1 (2.56%) Aruba
7 1 (2.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) Siemens
7 1 (2.56%) Veeam