Period
to 10 May 2021

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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > London
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 236 239 146
Rank change year-on-year +3 -93 +15
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 467 602 1,435
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.42% 1.45% 2.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.11% 8.53% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 362 466 1,061
10th Percentile £56,600 £48,750 £47,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £56,563 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.67% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £88,750 £91,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 6,567 7,061 8,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.03% 16.99% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5,004 5,731 6,845
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,129 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £105,000 £98,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in London

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in London.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in London

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in London over the 6 months to 10 May 2021.

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 10 May 2021. 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 +51 165 £85,000 +6.25% 30
South London +11 11 £70,000 +21.74% 1
East London +18 3 £75,000 +15.38% 2
West London +26 1 - - 6
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, 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.

1 362 (77.52%) DevOps
2 348 (74.52%) Puppet
3 301 (64.45%) Ansible
4 300 (64.24%) Terraform
5 282 (60.39%) AWS
6 262 (56.10%) Azure
7 221 (47.32%) Python
8 217 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
9 216 (46.25%) Kubernetes
10 213 (45.61%) Docker
11 209 (44.75%) Configuration Management
12 173 (37.04%) Linux
13 150 (32.12%) Test Automation
14 142 (30.41%) Jenkins
15 140 (29.98%) PowerShell
16 132 (28.27%) Infrastructure as Code
17 130 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
18 127 (27.19%) Microservices
19 126 (26.98%) JavaScript
20 125 (26.77%) Social Skills
21 124 (26.55%) Java
22 116 (24.84%) Web Services
23 113 (24.20%) PaaS
24 111 (23.77%) Deployment Automation
25 106 (22.70%) C#
26 98 (20.99%) SQL
26 98 (20.99%) OO
26 98 (20.99%) GCP
27 97 (20.77%) Degree
28 94 (20.13%) SQL Server

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 66 (14.13%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.64%) IIS
3 14 (3.00%) OpenStack
4 13 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (2.57%) Apache
6 9 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.71%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.71%) Confluence
7 8 (1.71%) nginx
8 7 (1.50%) Drupal
8 7 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.50%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.28%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.28%) JBoss
10 5 (1.07%) Facebook Platform
10 5 (1.07%) Gunicorn
11 4 (0.86%) CloudStack
11 4 (0.86%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (1.07%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 63 (13.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.86%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 282 (60.39%) AWS
2 262 (56.10%) Azure
3 113 (24.20%) PaaS
4 98 (20.99%) GCP
5 87 (18.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 79 (16.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 71 (15.20%) Azure Key Vault
7 71 (15.20%) Azure Storage
8 63 (13.49%) Azure App Service
8 63 (13.49%) Azure Service Bus
8 63 (13.49%) Azure Service Fabric
9 62 (13.28%) IaaS
10 50 (10.71%) SaaS
11 49 (10.49%) Serverless
12 37 (7.92%) GitHub
13 33 (7.07%) Amazon ECS
14 25 (5.35%) Amazon EC2
15 24 (5.14%) Amazon EKS
16 22 (4.71%) Azure Functions
17 18 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.71%) Firewall
2 30 (6.42%) DNS
3 26 (5.57%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.36%) DHCP
4 11 (2.36%) Multicast
5 10 (2.14%) tcpdump
6 9 (1.93%) Internet
7 8 (1.71%) HTTP
7 8 (1.71%) SSL
8 7 (1.50%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.28%) LAN
9 6 (1.28%) NAS
9 6 (1.28%) SAN
9 6 (1.28%) VLAN
9 6 (1.28%) VPN
9 6 (1.28%) WAN
10 5 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.07%) Network Security
10 5 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.07%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.13%) PostgreSQL
3 49 (10.49%) Big Data
4 48 (10.28%) MySQL
5 27 (5.78%) NoSQL
6 25 (5.35%) Relational Database
7 24 (5.14%) Hadoop
8 23 (4.93%) Amazon RDS
9 21 (4.50%) MongoDB
10 14 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 11 (2.36%) HBase
13 10 (2.14%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (2.14%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.50%) Redis
16 6 (1.28%) OLAP
16 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 142 (30.41%) Jenkins
2 77 (16.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (13.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 55 (11.78%) TeamCity
5 52 (11.13%) GitLab
6 50 (10.71%) Git (software)
7 40 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 31 (6.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 22 (4.71%) Selenium
10 19 (4.07%) Cucumber
11 18 (3.85%) JIRA
12 15 (3.21%) Artifactory
13 14 (3.00%) CircleCI
13 14 (3.00%) Travis CI
14 11 (2.36%) Vagrant
15 10 (2.14%) Bitbucket
15 10 (2.14%) Gradle
15 10 (2.14%) Maven
16 6 (1.28%) Hudson
17 5 (1.07%) Mockito
General
1 125 (26.77%) Social Skills
2 61 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (11.56%) Finance
4 35 (7.49%) Banking
5 19 (4.07%) Retail
6 11 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
7 10 (2.14%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.14%) Public Sector
8 9 (1.93%) Advertising
9 8 (1.71%) Games
10 7 (1.50%) Legal
11 6 (1.28%) Electronics
11 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.28%) Marketing
11 6 (1.28%) Online Betting
12 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.86%) Public Speaking
13 4 (0.86%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (39.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 79 (16.92%) Developer
3 63 (13.49%) Azure Developer
3 63 (13.49%) C# Developer
4 62 (13.28%) Senior Developer
5 58 (12.42%) AWS Engineer
6 50 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
7 49 (10.49%) AWS DevOps
8 44 (9.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 44 (9.42%) Senior DevOps
9 38 (8.14%) Platform Engineer
10 37 (7.92%) .NET Developer
10 37 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 37 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (7.92%) Consultant
10 37 (7.92%) SQL Developer
11 36 (7.71%) Senior .NET Developer
11 36 (7.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 36 (7.71%) Senior SQL Developer
12 26 (5.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (24.84%) Web Services
2 83 (17.77%) CSS
3 77 (16.49%) .NET
3 77 (16.49%) React
4 67 (14.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 66 (14.13%) .NET Core
6 63 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 63 (13.49%) Entity Framework
6 63 (13.49%) jQuery
7 58 (12.42%) .NET Framework
8 41 (8.78%) Node.js
9 27 (5.78%) Elastic Stack
10 20 (4.28%) HTML
10 20 (4.28%) REST
10 20 (4.28%) RESTful
11 19 (4.07%) Kafka
12 16 (3.43%) Spring Boot
13 14 (3.00%) AngularJS
13 14 (3.00%) Spring
14 11 (2.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (13.49%) N-Tier
2 38 (8.14%) Public Cloud
3 37 (7.92%) Reinsurance
4 36 (7.71%) Cloud Native
5 23 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (4.07%) Data Centre
6 19 (4.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 18 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (3.64%) Social Media
8 17 (3.64%) Social Network
9 14 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.78%) Virtual Team
11 11 (2.36%) User Experience
12 10 (2.14%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.71%) Replication
14 7 (1.50%) Blog
15 6 (1.28%) Algorithms
15 6 (1.28%) Data Structures
16 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 173 (37.04%) Linux
2 75 (16.06%) Windows
3 52 (11.13%) Unix
4 29 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (5.78%) Windows Server
6 15 (3.21%) CentOS
7 10 (2.14%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.71%) Debian
9 4 (0.86%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.86%) zOS
10 2 (0.43%) SUSE
11 1 (0.21%) Android
11 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (77.52%) DevOps
2 217 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (44.75%) Configuration Management
4 150 (32.12%) Test Automation
5 132 (28.27%) Infrastructure as Code
6 130 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (27.19%) Microservices
8 111 (23.77%) Deployment Automation
9 98 (20.99%) OO
10 89 (19.06%) Mentoring
11 83 (17.77%) Migration
12 72 (15.42%) CRM
12 72 (15.42%) SOA
13 70 (14.99%) MVC
14 66 (14.13%) Open Source
15 63 (13.49%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 63 (13.49%) SOLID
15 63 (13.49%) UML
16 61 (13.06%) Problem-Solving
17 58 (12.42%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 221 (47.32%) Python
2 140 (29.98%) PowerShell
3 126 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 124 (26.55%) Java
5 106 (22.70%) C#
6 98 (20.99%) SQL
7 71 (15.20%) Bash Shell
8 66 (14.13%) Go
9 63 (13.49%) T-SQL
10 50 (10.71%) Ruby
11 34 (7.28%) Perl
12 16 (3.43%) PHP
13 11 (2.36%) C
14 10 (2.14%) C++
14 10 (2.14%) Elixir
14 10 (2.14%) Elm
15 8 (1.71%) Scala
15 8 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.07%) Kotlin
17 4 (0.86%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 97 (20.77%) Degree
2 37 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 28 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (5.35%) SC Cleared
5 18 (3.85%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.07%) CCNP
6 5 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.86%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.43%) RHCA
8 2 (0.43%) RHCE
9 1 (0.21%) CISSP
9 1 (0.21%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.21%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.21%) QA
2 5 (1.07%) GRC
3 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.64%) SOC 2
4 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.43%) EMIR
4 2 (0.43%) MiFID
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 213 (45.61%) Docker
2 51 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (7.71%) Active Directory
4 23 (4.93%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.00%) Xen
6 9 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.28%) HDFS
7 6 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.07%) KVM
9 4 (0.86%) NFS
10 2 (0.43%) LXC
10 2 (0.43%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.21%) Ceph
11 1 (0.21%) GridGain
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.21%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.21%) Varnish
11 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 348 (74.52%) Puppet
2 301 (64.45%) Ansible
3 300 (64.24%) Terraform
4 216 (46.25%) Kubernetes
5 43 (9.21%) Salt
6 37 (7.92%) Prometheus
7 34 (7.28%) Istio
8 29 (6.21%) Docker Swarm
9 24 (5.14%) Nagios
10 17 (3.64%) Fortio
10 17 (3.64%) Kiali
11 16 (3.43%) SCCM
12 12 (2.57%) Grafana
13 11 (2.36%) Rancher
13 11 (2.36%) ZABBIX
14 8 (1.71%) CFEngine
14 8 (1.71%) Failover Clustering
14 8 (1.71%) Packer
15 6 (1.28%) Consul
15 6 (1.28%) Graphite
Vendors
1 79 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 65 (13.92%) VMware
3 63 (13.49%) Nintex
4 40 (8.57%) Google
5 29 (6.21%) Oracle
6 17 (3.64%) Cisco
7 13 (2.78%) SaltStack
8 12 (2.57%) IBM
8 12 (2.57%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.57%) Splunk
9 11 (2.36%) Facebook
10 9 (1.93%) SAP
11 8 (1.71%) HP
12 7 (1.50%) Dynatrace
13 6 (1.28%) Apple
13 6 (1.28%) Atlassian
13 6 (1.28%) Citrix
13 6 (1.28%) Marin
13 6 (1.28%) New Relic
14 5 (1.07%) Sun