Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > London
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 138 157
Rank change year-on-year -34 +19 -41
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1,128 1,657 1,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.08% 2.47% 2.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.52% 19.03% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 753 1,193 1,410
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £107,000 £95,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 8,345 8,706 7,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.40% 12.96% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6,430 7,011 6,503
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +6.93%

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 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 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
Central London -72 191 £75,000 +7.14% 43
West London +24 41 £80,000 +33.33% 19
East London +39 23 £82,500 +4.76% 6
South London -17 22 £80,000 +33.33% 3
Opscode Chef
England

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

1 965 (85.55%) Puppet
2 919 (81.47%) Ansible
3 881 (78.10%) DevOps
4 743 (65.87%) AWS
5 670 (59.40%) Linux
6 651 (57.71%) Python
6 651 (57.71%) Docker
7 559 (49.56%) Terraform
8 547 (48.49%) Kubernetes
9 476 (42.20%) Azure
10 466 (41.31%) Jenkins
11 432 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
12 399 (35.37%) Java
13 355 (31.47%) Configuration Management
14 352 (31.21%) GCP
15 316 (28.01%) Bash Shell
16 313 (27.75%) Infrastructure as Code
17 284 (25.18%) PowerShell
18 280 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
19 277 (24.56%) Ruby
20 271 (24.02%) Windows
21 210 (18.62%) Go
22 200 (17.73%) Finance
23 197 (17.46%) AWS CloudFormation
24 192 (17.02%) Git (software)
25 185 (16.40%) Salt
26 184 (16.31%) TeamCity
27 177 (15.69%) Continuous Delivery
28 156 (13.83%) Unix
29 155 (13.74%) Google

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 81 (7.18%) IIS
2 72 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 69 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
4 60 (5.32%) nginx
5 46 (4.08%) Apache
6 39 (3.46%) Confluence
6 39 (3.46%) OpenStack
7 23 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 23 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 21 (1.86%) CMS
9 19 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 19 (1.68%) Headless CMS
10 17 (1.51%) JBoss
11 13 (1.15%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.53%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.44%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
14 4 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.35%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.089%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.089%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (2.30%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.71%) Shopify
3 1 (0.089%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.089%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 743 (65.87%) AWS
2 476 (42.20%) Azure
3 352 (31.21%) GCP
4 197 (17.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 135 (11.97%) SaaS
6 123 (10.90%) PaaS
7 103 (9.13%) IaaS
8 80 (7.09%) Serverless
9 75 (6.65%) Cloud Computing
10 74 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
11 73 (6.47%) OpenShift
12 60 (5.32%) Amazon ECS
13 52 (4.61%) GitHub
14 45 (3.99%) AWS Lambda
15 43 (3.81%) Datadog
16 41 (3.63%) Amazon S3
16 41 (3.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 33 (2.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 32 (2.84%) Amazon EKS
19 31 (2.75%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 108 (9.57%) Firewall
2 68 (6.03%) DNS
3 57 (5.05%) TCP/IP
4 35 (3.10%) VPN
5 30 (2.66%) Internet
6 25 (2.22%) SSL
7 19 (1.68%) SAN
8 17 (1.51%) Network Security
9 11 (0.98%) DHCP
10 10 (0.89%) HTTP
10 10 (0.89%) WAN
11 8 (0.71%) DSL
11 8 (0.71%) Wireless
11 8 (0.71%) Wireshark
12 7 (0.62%) NAS
12 7 (0.62%) SMTP
13 6 (0.53%) LAN
14 5 (0.44%) AMQP
14 5 (0.44%) Unified Communications
15 4 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 83 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
3 72 (6.38%) MySQL
4 53 (4.70%) Relational Database
5 52 (4.61%) Amazon RDS
6 46 (4.08%) Big Data
7 39 (3.46%) RDBMS
8 38 (3.37%) Hadoop
9 30 (2.66%) Redis
10 29 (2.57%) NoSQL
11 23 (2.04%) MongoDB
12 17 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (0.98%) Oracle Exadata
15 11 (0.98%) SAP HANA
16 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (0.71%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 466 (41.31%) Jenkins
2 192 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 184 (16.31%) TeamCity
4 135 (11.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 110 (9.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 94 (8.33%) JIRA
6 94 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 91 (8.07%) Vagrant
8 82 (7.27%) IBM UrbanCode
9 75 (6.65%) Maven
10 65 (5.76%) CircleCI
11 53 (4.70%) Travis CI
12 49 (4.34%) Bitbucket
13 48 (4.26%) GitLab
14 47 (4.17%) Selenium
14 47 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
15 46 (4.08%) SonarQube
16 43 (3.81%) Subversion
17 41 (3.63%) Ant
17 41 (3.63%) Gradle
General
1 200 (17.73%) Finance
2 109 (9.66%) Banking
3 35 (3.10%) Law
4 32 (2.84%) Games
4 32 (2.84%) Public Sector
5 20 (1.77%) Back Office
6 16 (1.42%) Billing
7 14 (1.24%) Marketing
8 13 (1.15%) Retail
9 12 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 11 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.71%) Advertising
11 8 (0.71%) Front Office
12 7 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.53%) Legal
14 2 (0.18%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.18%) Environmental Health
14 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 538 (47.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 136 (12.06%) Cloud Engineer
3 132 (11.70%) Senior DevOps
4 112 (9.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 106 (9.40%) AWS Engineer
6 92 (8.16%) Platform Engineer
7 83 (7.36%) Consultant
8 71 (6.29%) Architect
9 64 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
10 62 (5.50%) Developer
11 57 (5.05%) AWS DevOps
12 55 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
13 49 (4.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 49 (4.34%) DevOps Consultant
14 48 (4.26%) Software Engineer
15 44 (3.90%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 44 (3.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 43 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 41 (3.63%) Cloud Architect
18 40 (3.55%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (10.02%) Elastic Stack
2 110 (9.75%) Web Services
3 105 (9.31%) Node.js
4 72 (6.38%) .NET
5 65 (5.76%) RabbitMQ
6 45 (3.99%) LAMP
7 42 (3.72%) Kafka
8 40 (3.55%) REST
9 38 (3.37%) Middleware
10 34 (3.01%) J2EE
11 29 (2.57%) JSON
12 26 (2.30%) Spring
13 25 (2.22%) Spring Boot
14 21 (1.86%) Akka
15 20 (1.77%) SAML
16 19 (1.68%) LEMP Stack
16 19 (1.68%) React
16 19 (1.68%) Spring Integration
17 16 (1.42%) YAML
18 13 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 133 (11.79%) Public Cloud
2 66 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (5.50%) Cloud Native
4 59 (5.23%) Data Centre
5 42 (3.72%) Mobile App
6 40 (3.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 39 (3.46%) Virtual Team
8 36 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
9 31 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
9 31 (2.75%) PlayStation
10 30 (2.66%) Linux Command Line
10 30 (2.66%) Private Cloud
11 27 (2.39%) Mobile Banking
12 26 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (2.13%) Clustering
14 23 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 20 (1.77%) Replication
16 19 (1.68%) iPad
17 17 (1.51%) Management Information System
18 16 (1.42%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 670 (59.40%) Linux
2 271 (24.02%) Windows
3 156 (13.83%) Unix
4 62 (5.50%) CentOS
5 51 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 50 (4.43%) Windows Server
7 37 (3.28%) Ubuntu
8 31 (2.75%) Mesosphere
9 18 (1.60%) Android
9 18 (1.60%) Apple iOS
9 18 (1.60%) CoreOS
10 17 (1.51%) VMS
11 10 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.71%) Debian
13 7 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.53%) Solaris
15 5 (0.44%) zOS
16 3 (0.27%) Fedora
16 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (78.10%) DevOps
2 432 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 355 (31.47%) Configuration Management
4 313 (27.75%) Infrastructure as Code
5 280 (24.82%) Continuous Integration
6 177 (15.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 149 (13.21%) Open Source
8 141 (12.50%) Microservices
9 140 (12.41%) Migration
10 128 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
11 124 (10.99%) SDLC
12 120 (10.64%) Mentoring
13 113 (10.02%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 110 (9.75%) Continuous Deployment
14 110 (9.75%) Deployment Automation
14 110 (9.75%) Scrum
15 106 (9.40%) Software Engineering
16 98 (8.69%) Test Automation
17 97 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 90 (7.98%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 651 (57.71%) Python
2 399 (35.37%) Java
3 316 (28.01%) Bash Shell
4 284 (25.18%) PowerShell
5 277 (24.56%) Ruby
6 210 (18.62%) Go
7 137 (12.15%) JavaScript
8 114 (10.11%) C#
9 107 (9.49%) SQL
10 101 (8.95%) Perl
11 77 (6.83%) Shell Script
12 63 (5.59%) C++
13 61 (5.41%) Scala
14 54 (4.79%) Groovy
15 43 (3.81%) PHP
16 29 (2.57%) T-SQL
17 27 (2.39%) C
18 20 (1.77%) Java 8
18 20 (1.77%) Kotlin
19 6 (0.53%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 97 (8.60%) Degree
2 54 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.86%) AWS Certification
4 14 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.71%) MCSA
7 7 (0.62%) CCIE
8 6 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.44%) MCP
10 4 (0.35%) RHCE
10 4 (0.35%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.27%) CCNP
11 3 (0.27%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.18%) CCNA
12 2 (0.18%) MCSE
12 2 (0.18%) MCTS
12 2 (0.18%) OCPJP
13 1 (0.089%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.75%) QA
2 13 (1.15%) SLA
3 9 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.62%) GDPR
5 6 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.44%) NIST
7 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.27%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.18%) COBIT
8 2 (0.18%) NCSC
8 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 651 (57.71%) Docker
2 56 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.99%) Active Directory
3 45 (3.99%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (1.86%) Xen
6 16 (1.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 16 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
7 15 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.89%) XenApp
9 9 (0.80%) etcd
10 8 (0.71%) KVM
10 8 (0.71%) vSphere
11 7 (0.62%) Firmware
12 6 (0.53%) GridGain
13 4 (0.35%) NFS
14 3 (0.27%) Ceph
14 3 (0.27%) LXC
14 3 (0.27%) Postfix
14 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 965 (85.55%) Puppet
2 919 (81.47%) Ansible
3 559 (49.56%) Terraform
4 547 (48.49%) Kubernetes
5 185 (16.40%) Salt
6 95 (8.42%) Consul
6 95 (8.42%) Prometheus
7 72 (6.38%) Packer
8 64 (5.67%) Istio
9 62 (5.50%) Rancher
10 61 (5.41%) Nagios
11 56 (4.96%) Docker Swarm
12 54 (4.79%) Grafana
13 52 (4.61%) Graphite
14 44 (3.90%) Automic
15 37 (3.28%) ZABBIX
16 33 (2.93%) Kibana
17 31 (2.75%) Opsview
18 29 (2.57%) Tivoli
19 26 (2.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 155 (13.74%) Google
2 137 (12.15%) Splunk
3 111 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 98 (8.69%) VMware
5 85 (7.54%) Oracle
6 67 (5.94%) AppDynamics
7 61 (5.41%) IBM
8 59 (5.23%) Red Hat
9 53 (4.70%) Citrix
10 49 (4.34%) CyberArk
10 49 (4.34%) WorldPay
11 40 (3.55%) Dynatrace
12 39 (3.46%) MuleSoft
13 37 (3.28%) ServiceNow
14 33 (2.93%) SaltStack
15 29 (2.57%) PagerDuty
16 28 (2.48%) Cisco
16 28 (2.48%) SAP
16 28 (2.48%) Symantec
17 27 (2.39%) Spotify