The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
South East / Kent
Rank 72 100 87
Rank change year-on-year +28 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.37% 0.61% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.94% 7.22% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 4
Median salary £47,500 £26,000 £65,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.69% -60.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,600 £60,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £73,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 69 97 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 8.59% 8.49% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 80 37
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Kent

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Kent

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Kent over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Kent

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +17 8 £46,250 +77.88%
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (83.33%) MariaDB
2 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 10 (83.33%) Ubuntu
3 9 (75.00%) LAMP
3 9 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (75.00%) CentOS
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Mac OS
4 8 (66.67%) Vagrant
4 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (66.67%) Java
4 8 (66.67%) Apache
4 8 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (58.33%) New Relic
5 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (58.33%) Terraform
5 7 (58.33%) JMeter
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 7 (58.33%) OOP
5 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
5 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
5 7 (58.33%) Xen
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Packer

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 8 (66.67%) Apache
1 8 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Firebase
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SoftLayer
3 1 (8.33%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MariaDB
2 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) Vagrant
4 7 (58.33%) JMeter
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Grails
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Ubuntu
3 9 (75.00%) CentOS
4 8 (66.67%) Mac OS
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) OOP
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
7 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Optimisation
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Xen
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Terraform
2 4 (33.33%) Packer
3 2 (16.67%) Galera Cluster
3 2 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
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