Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 166 134
Rank change year-on-year +24 -32 +55
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1,637 1,603 1,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.39% 2.16% 2.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.80% 21.02% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,239 1,315 1,737
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% +7.20% +4.60%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £41,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £85,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year - +0.84% +3.48%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,268 7,626 7,997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.08% 10.29% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6,777 6,291 6,910
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.97%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in London

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in London

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in London over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in London

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the London region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Central London +33 330 £70,000 +7.69% 76
South London +28 35 £65,000 -3.70% 8
West London +18 33 £60,000 -7.69% 29
East London -3 16 £75,000 +30.43% 10
North London +7 2 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 London region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 1,292 (78.92%) Puppet
2 1,243 (75.93%) Ansible
3 1,220 (74.53%) DevOps
4 1,063 (64.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1,021 (62.37%) Linux
6 914 (55.83%) Python
7 863 (52.72%) Docker
8 748 (45.69%) Jenkins
9 702 (42.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 656 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
11 604 (36.90%) Configuration Management
12 536 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
13 522 (31.89%) Kubernetes
14 489 (29.87%) Java
15 487 (29.75%) Terraform
16 468 (28.59%) Bash Shell
17 431 (26.33%) Windows
18 397 (24.25%) Finance
19 380 (23.21%) Ruby
20 369 (22.54%) Git (software)
21 334 (20.40%) Google Cloud Platform
22 330 (20.16%) PowerShell
23 327 (19.98%) SQL
24 298 (18.20%) Microservices
25 271 (16.55%) Salt
26 267 (16.31%) VMware
27 264 (16.13%) Google
27 264 (16.13%) Open Source
28 253 (15.46%) Red Hat
29 247 (15.09%) Unix

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 147 (8.98%) Apache
2 125 (7.64%) Tomcat
3 114 (6.96%) OpenStack
4 101 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
5 81 (4.95%) nginx
6 61 (3.73%) Confluence
7 57 (3.48%) WebSphere
8 43 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 37 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 36 (2.20%) JBoss
10 36 (2.20%) WebLogic
11 35 (2.14%) IIS
12 32 (1.95%) Apache Spark
13 30 (1.83%) WordPress
14 27 (1.65%) GlassFish
15 21 (1.28%) CMS
16 17 (1.04%) SharePoint
17 12 (0.73%) Apache Pig
17 12 (0.73%) Apache Solr
18 10 (0.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.061%) HipChat
2 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (1.28%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.31%) Documaker
3 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.061%) Magento
4 1 (0.061%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.061%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.061%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,063 (64.94%) Amazon AWS
2 702 (42.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 334 (20.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 196 (11.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 158 (9.65%) SaaS
6 120 (7.33%) IaaS
7 115 (7.03%) Amazon EC2
7 115 (7.03%) PaaS
8 108 (6.60%) GitHub
9 80 (4.89%) Serverless
10 77 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
11 76 (4.64%) Amazon S3
12 57 (3.48%) OpenShift
13 55 (3.36%) Amazon ELB
14 46 (2.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 42 (2.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 40 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
17 34 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
18 29 (1.77%) CloudBees
19 28 (1.71%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.37%) TCP/IP
2 134 (8.19%) Firewall
3 115 (7.03%) DNS
4 74 (4.52%) HTTP
5 71 (4.34%) VPN
6 54 (3.30%) Internet
6 54 (3.30%) SAN
7 39 (2.38%) WAN
8 37 (2.26%) NAS
9 22 (1.34%) LAN
9 22 (1.34%) SSL
10 21 (1.28%) DHCP
11 20 (1.22%) OpenVPN
12 16 (0.98%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
13 14 (0.86%) OPNsense
14 11 (0.67%) SSH
15 10 (0.61%) VLAN
16 8 (0.49%) BIG-IP
16 8 (0.49%) IPsec
16 8 (0.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (12.28%) MySQL
2 189 (11.55%) SQL Server
3 146 (8.92%) PostgreSQL
4 130 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 109 (6.66%) MongoDB
6 89 (5.44%) Relational Database
7 82 (5.01%) Big Data
8 72 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
9 67 (4.09%) Blockchain
10 58 (3.54%) Redis
11 52 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 51 (3.12%) Hadoop
13 49 (2.99%) Oracle Database
14 36 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 35 (2.14%) RDBMS
16 30 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
17 26 (1.59%) Neo4j
18 22 (1.34%) Cosmos DB
19 21 (1.28%) MariaDB
20 18 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 748 (45.69%) Jenkins
2 369 (22.54%) Git (software)
3 245 (14.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 215 (13.13%) TeamCity
5 193 (11.79%) Maven
6 183 (11.18%) JIRA
7 162 (9.90%) Octopus Deploy
8 130 (7.94%) Subversion
9 109 (6.66%) Vagrant
10 91 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 67 (4.09%) Gradle
12 66 (4.03%) Selenium
13 59 (3.60%) GoCD
14 55 (3.36%) Travis CI
15 54 (3.30%) Ant
16 52 (3.18%) Sonatype Nexus
17 51 (3.12%) Bitbucket
18 39 (2.38%) IBM UrbanCode
19 38 (2.32%) Visual Studio Team System
20 37 (2.26%) GitLab
General
1 397 (24.25%) Finance
2 117 (7.15%) Banking
3 60 (3.67%) Retail
4 43 (2.63%) Law
5 35 (2.14%) Games
5 35 (2.14%) Marketing
6 34 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 31 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.59%) Legal
9 22 (1.34%) Advertising
9 22 (1.34%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.10%) Publishing
11 9 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.31%) Back Office
14 4 (0.24%) Electronics
15 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.061%) Billing
16 1 (0.061%) Front Office
16 1 (0.061%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 644 (39.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 210 (12.83%) Developer
3 172 (10.51%) AWS DevOps
4 165 (10.08%) Senior DevOps
5 163 (9.96%) AWS Engineer
6 138 (8.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 137 (8.37%) Administrator
8 131 (8.00%) Consultant
9 124 (7.57%) Linux Engineer
10 122 (7.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 120 (7.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 97 (5.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 96 (5.86%) Architect
14 84 (5.13%) Java Developer
15 82 (5.01%) Systems Engineer
16 81 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
17 75 (4.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 70 (4.28%) Lead DevOps
19 59 (3.60%) DBA
20 58 (3.54%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (12.34%) Web Services
2 138 (8.43%) .NET
3 125 (7.64%) Node.js
4 123 (7.51%) Elastic Stack
5 107 (6.54%) AngularJS
6 93 (5.68%) React
7 83 (5.07%) HTML
7 83 (5.07%) Spring
8 73 (4.46%) LAMP
9 72 (4.40%) CSS
10 67 (4.09%) ASP.NET
11 64 (3.91%) REST
12 63 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
13 58 (3.54%) Java EE
14 47 (2.87%) J2EE
14 47 (2.87%) Spring Boot
15 43 (2.63%) LDAP
16 42 (2.57%) Hibernate
16 42 (2.57%) LEMP Stack
17 39 (2.38%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 169 (10.32%) Fintech
2 155 (9.47%) Public Cloud
3 105 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 99 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (5.38%) Data Centre
6 79 (4.83%) Linux Command Line
7 69 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
8 67 (4.09%) Clustering
9 51 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
10 50 (3.05%) Hybrid Cloud
11 49 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
12 41 (2.50%) Management Information System
13 39 (2.38%) Replication
14 36 (2.20%) Cloud Native
15 31 (1.89%) Blog
16 27 (1.65%) User Experience
17 26 (1.59%) Client/Server
17 26 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 25 (1.53%) Hedge funds
19 22 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1,021 (62.37%) Linux
2 431 (26.33%) Windows
3 247 (15.09%) Unix
4 159 (9.71%) CentOS
5 149 (9.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 130 (7.94%) Ubuntu
7 84 (5.13%) Windows Server
8 57 (3.48%) Debian
9 41 (2.50%) CoreOS
10 38 (2.32%) Android
11 28 (1.71%) Solaris
11 28 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.92%) FreeBSD
12 15 (0.92%) openSUSE
13 14 (0.86%) VMS
13 14 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.55%) DC/OS
15 9 (0.55%) Fedora
15 9 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,220 (74.53%) DevOps
2 656 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
3 604 (36.90%) Configuration Management
4 536 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
5 298 (18.20%) Microservices
6 264 (16.13%) Open Source
7 240 (14.66%) Scrum
8 220 (13.44%) High Availability
9 204 (12.46%) Continuous Delivery
10 175 (10.69%) Deployment Automation
11 161 (9.84%) Test Automation
12 155 (9.47%) Software Engineering
13 149 (9.10%) Problem-Solving
14 135 (8.25%) TDD
15 132 (8.06%) SDLC
16 127 (7.76%) Continuous Deployment
17 119 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 104 (6.35%) Mentoring
19 98 (5.99%) ITIL
20 95 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 914 (55.83%) Python
2 489 (29.87%) Java
3 468 (28.59%) Bash Shell
4 380 (23.21%) Ruby
5 330 (20.16%) PowerShell
6 327 (19.98%) SQL
7 218 (13.32%) Perl
8 214 (13.07%) JavaScript
9 183 (11.18%) Go
10 170 (10.38%) C#
11 105 (6.41%) PHP
12 84 (5.13%) C++
13 81 (4.95%) Shell Script
14 57 (3.48%) C
15 51 (3.12%) Scala
16 41 (2.50%) T-SQL
17 29 (1.77%) Java 8
18 24 (1.47%) Groovy
19 19 (1.16%) TypeScript
20 18 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 163 (9.96%) Degree
2 54 (3.30%) Master's Degree
3 49 (2.99%) AWS Certification
4 41 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 35 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.79%) DV Cleared
9 12 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (0.73%) RHCE
10 11 (0.67%) MCSA
11 8 (0.49%) CCNA
11 8 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.43%) LPIC
12 7 (0.43%) MCSE
13 6 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.37%) CISSP
13 6 (0.37%) MCP
13 6 (0.37%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.91%) QA
2 12 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.49%) SLA
4 6 (0.37%) GDPR
4 6 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.18%) DICOM
6 3 (0.18%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 863 (52.72%) Docker
2 177 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (7.15%) Active Directory
4 59 (3.60%) Hyper-V
5 36 (2.20%) KVM
6 35 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
7 29 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (1.34%) NFS
8 22 (1.34%) VirtualBox
9 21 (1.28%) iptables
9 21 (1.28%) Samba
10 18 (1.10%) pfSense
11 16 (0.98%) Xen
12 11 (0.67%) Firmware
12 11 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.37%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.37%) vCloud
13 6 (0.37%) XenApp
14 5 (0.31%) QEMU
14 5 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1,292 (78.92%) Puppet
2 1,243 (75.93%) Ansible
3 522 (31.89%) Kubernetes
4 487 (29.75%) Terraform
5 271 (16.55%) Salt
6 137 (8.37%) Nagios
7 112 (6.84%) Docker Swarm
8 87 (5.31%) Packer
9 74 (4.52%) Consul
9 74 (4.52%) ZABBIX
10 68 (4.15%) Graphite
11 63 (3.85%) Grafana
12 47 (2.87%) Kibana
12 47 (2.87%) logstash
13 46 (2.81%) Prometheus
14 37 (2.26%) Automic
15 34 (2.08%) Rundeck
16 27 (1.65%) Mesos
16 27 (1.65%) Rancher
17 26 (1.59%) Opsview
Vendors
1 267 (16.31%) VMware
2 264 (16.13%) Google
3 253 (15.46%) Red Hat
4 189 (11.55%) Microsoft
5 148 (9.04%) Oracle
6 115 (7.03%) Splunk
7 75 (4.58%) SaltStack
8 73 (4.46%) New Relic
9 53 (3.24%) Citrix
10 46 (2.81%) AppDynamics
11 40 (2.44%) RedGate
11 40 (2.44%) SAP
12 39 (2.38%) ServiceNow
13 37 (2.26%) Adobe
14 36 (2.20%) IBM
15 34 (2.08%) Cisco
16 28 (1.71%) Atlassian
17 26 (1.59%) BMC
18 25 (1.53%) Delphix
18 25 (1.53%) XebiaLabs