Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 164 155
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1,661 1,633 1,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.32% 2.24% 2.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.97% 21.27% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,302 1,354 1,667
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -

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 8,318 7,678 8,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.62% 10.51% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6,836 6,307 7,170
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £80,800
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +34 316 £70,000 +7.69% 78
West London +24 40 £65,000 - 33
South London -7 23 £61,250 -5.77% 5
East London -1 15 £62,500 +8.70% 15
North London +6 4 £62,500 +16.28%
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 1,320 (79.47%) Puppet
2 1,249 (75.20%) DevOps
3 1,246 (75.02%) Ansible
4 1,098 (66.10%) Amazon AWS
5 1,027 (61.83%) Linux
6 913 (54.97%) Python
7 898 (54.06%) Docker
8 770 (46.36%) Jenkins
9 705 (42.44%) Microsoft Azure
10 667 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
11 590 (35.52%) Configuration Management
12 523 (31.49%) Continuous Integration
13 487 (29.32%) Java
13 487 (29.32%) Kubernetes
14 480 (28.90%) Terraform
15 478 (28.78%) Bash Shell
16 437 (26.31%) Ruby
17 393 (23.66%) Windows
18 388 (23.36%) Finance
19 350 (21.07%) Git (software)
20 330 (19.87%) PowerShell
21 317 (19.08%) Microservices
22 313 (18.84%) Google Cloud Platform
23 278 (16.74%) Open Source
24 272 (16.38%) VMware
25 265 (15.95%) SQL
25 265 (15.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 260 (15.65%) Unix
27 254 (15.29%) Salt
28 240 (14.45%) Web Services

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
1 127 (7.65%) Apache
2 121 (7.28%) OpenStack
3 115 (6.92%) Tomcat
4 113 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
5 84 (5.06%) nginx
6 55 (3.31%) Confluence
7 46 (2.77%) WebSphere
8 45 (2.71%) Apache Spark
9 44 (2.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 42 (2.53%) IIS
11 32 (1.93%) WebLogic
12 24 (1.44%) JBoss
13 22 (1.32%) WordPress
14 21 (1.26%) Jetty
15 19 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 18 (1.08%) SharePoint
17 16 (0.96%) CMS
18 15 (0.90%) Apache Solr
19 11 (0.66%) Apache Pig
19 11 (0.66%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (0.060%) HipChat
1 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (1.02%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.30%) Documaker
3 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.060%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.060%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.060%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,098 (66.10%) Amazon AWS
2 705 (42.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 313 (18.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 198 (11.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 180 (10.84%) SaaS
6 158 (9.51%) IaaS
7 155 (9.33%) PaaS
8 113 (6.80%) Amazon EC2
8 113 (6.80%) GitHub
9 77 (4.64%) OpenShift
10 70 (4.21%) Amazon S3
10 70 (4.21%) Serverless
11 61 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
12 47 (2.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 41 (2.47%) CloudBees
14 39 (2.35%) Amazon ELB
15 36 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
16 35 (2.11%) Route 53
16 35 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 31 (1.87%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 159 (9.57%) TCP/IP
2 131 (7.89%) DNS
2 131 (7.89%) Firewall
3 81 (4.88%) HTTP
4 66 (3.97%) VPN
5 61 (3.67%) Internet
6 48 (2.89%) SAN
7 34 (2.05%) DHCP
8 28 (1.69%) NAS
9 26 (1.57%) WAN
10 15 (0.90%) SMTP
10 15 (0.90%) SSL
11 14 (0.84%) OpenVPN
12 12 (0.72%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 12 (0.72%) SSH
13 11 (0.66%) Network Security
14 10 (0.60%) LAN
14 10 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
15 9 (0.54%) IPsec
16 8 (0.48%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (11.50%) MySQL
2 157 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 137 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
4 134 (8.07%) NoSQL
5 126 (7.59%) MongoDB
6 105 (6.32%) Big Data
7 78 (4.70%) Hadoop
8 68 (4.09%) Relational Database
9 62 (3.73%) Redis
10 59 (3.55%) Amazon RDS
11 56 (3.37%) Blockchain
12 52 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 35 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 34 (2.05%) Oracle Database
15 32 (1.93%) Neo4j
15 32 (1.93%) RDBMS
16 17 (1.02%) DB2
17 16 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
18 15 (0.90%) Data Lake
18 15 (0.90%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 770 (46.36%) Jenkins
2 350 (21.07%) Git (software)
3 265 (15.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 237 (14.27%) TeamCity
5 183 (11.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 181 (10.90%) Maven
7 173 (10.42%) JIRA
8 123 (7.41%) Subversion
9 102 (6.14%) Gradle
10 98 (5.90%) Vagrant
11 97 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 71 (4.27%) Selenium
13 67 (4.03%) GoCD
14 63 (3.79%) Bitbucket
15 55 (3.31%) Travis CI
16 54 (3.25%) Visual Studio Team System
17 49 (2.95%) Sonatype Nexus
18 47 (2.83%) MSBuild
19 46 (2.77%) GitLab
19 46 (2.77%) JUnit
General
1 388 (23.36%) Finance
2 141 (8.49%) Banking
3 91 (5.48%) Retail
4 45 (2.71%) Law
5 35 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 30 (1.81%) Marketing
7 26 (1.57%) Advertising
8 24 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 24 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.32%) Legal
10 20 (1.20%) Games
11 11 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.42%) Back Office
13 7 (0.42%) Publishing
14 4 (0.24%) Electronics
15 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.060%) Automotive
16 1 (0.060%) Front Office
16 1 (0.060%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 674 (40.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 202 (12.16%) AWS Engineer
2 202 (12.16%) Developer
3 197 (11.86%) AWS DevOps
4 181 (10.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 167 (10.05%) Linux Engineer
6 160 (9.63%) Senior DevOps
7 139 (8.37%) Consultant
8 135 (8.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 135 (8.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 131 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 127 (7.65%) Administrator
11 111 (6.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 102 (6.14%) Systems Engineer
13 100 (6.02%) Architect
14 99 (5.96%) Java Developer
15 68 (4.09%) DevOps Consultant
16 65 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
17 60 (3.61%) Lead DevOps
17 60 (3.61%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (14.45%) Web Services
2 138 (8.31%) .NET
3 123 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
4 121 (7.28%) Node.js
5 90 (5.42%) Spring
6 84 (5.06%) REST
7 72 (4.33%) HTML
8 70 (4.21%) AngularJS
9 64 (3.85%) Java EE
10 63 (3.79%) ASP.NET
10 63 (3.79%) React
11 60 (3.61%) LAMP
12 59 (3.55%) Hibernate
13 55 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
14 53 (3.19%) CSS
15 51 (3.07%) RESTful
16 49 (2.95%) JSON
17 47 (2.83%) LDAP
18 42 (2.53%) Kafka
19 40 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 154 (9.27%) Public Cloud
2 143 (8.61%) Fintech
3 111 (6.68%) Data Centre
4 96 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 82 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
7 54 (3.25%) Clustering
8 52 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 52 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
9 45 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
10 44 (2.65%) Management Information System
11 40 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
12 32 (1.93%) Replication
13 30 (1.81%) Online Banking
14 26 (1.57%) Cloud Native
15 25 (1.51%) Algorithms
15 25 (1.51%) Blog
15 25 (1.51%) Private Cloud
16 23 (1.38%) Client/Server
16 23 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1,027 (61.83%) Linux
2 393 (23.66%) Windows
3 260 (15.65%) Unix
4 121 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 105 (6.32%) CentOS
5 105 (6.32%) Ubuntu
6 87 (5.24%) Windows Server
7 43 (2.59%) CoreOS
8 38 (2.29%) Debian
9 32 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (1.75%) Android
11 16 (0.96%) Solaris
12 15 (0.90%) openSUSE
13 13 (0.78%) VMS
13 13 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.66%) Nucleus RTOS
15 9 (0.54%) DC/OS
15 9 (0.54%) Fedora
15 9 (0.54%) Windows 10
16 8 (0.48%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,249 (75.20%) DevOps
2 667 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
3 590 (35.52%) Configuration Management
4 523 (31.49%) Continuous Integration
5 317 (19.08%) Microservices
6 278 (16.74%) Open Source
7 230 (13.85%) Scrum
8 195 (11.74%) High Availability
9 184 (11.08%) Deployment Automation
10 168 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 153 (9.21%) Software Engineering
12 149 (8.97%) TDD
13 137 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
14 133 (8.01%) Test Automation
15 129 (7.77%) SDLC
16 120 (7.22%) Continuous Deployment
17 101 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
18 94 (5.66%) BDD
19 92 (5.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
20 88 (5.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 913 (54.97%) Python
2 487 (29.32%) Java
3 478 (28.78%) Bash Shell
4 437 (26.31%) Ruby
5 330 (19.87%) PowerShell
6 265 (15.95%) SQL
7 238 (14.33%) Perl
8 182 (10.96%) JavaScript
9 150 (9.03%) C#
10 149 (8.97%) Go
11 96 (5.78%) PHP
12 78 (4.70%) Shell Script
13 72 (4.33%) Scala
14 69 (4.15%) C++
15 54 (3.25%) C
16 48 (2.89%) Java 8
17 42 (2.53%) Groovy
18 34 (2.05%) T-SQL
19 16 (0.96%) ES6
20 15 (0.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 156 (9.39%) Degree
2 59 (3.55%) AWS Certification
3 46 (2.77%) Master's Degree
4 36 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.02%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
8 13 (0.78%) MCSE
8 13 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.54%) MCSA
10 8 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (0.48%) RHCE
11 7 (0.42%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.30%) MCITP
12 5 (0.30%) PhD
13 4 (0.24%) RHCSA
14 3 (0.18%) CISSP
15 2 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
15 2 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (9.81%) GCP
2 42 (2.53%) QA
3 22 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.48%) GDPR
4 8 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.24%) PSD2
6 3 (0.18%) DICOM
6 3 (0.18%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.18%) HL7
7 2 (0.12%) SLA
8 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 898 (54.06%) Docker
2 177 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (6.80%) Active Directory
4 64 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 37 (2.23%) KVM
5 37 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
5 37 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (1.51%) VirtualBox
7 24 (1.44%) Xen
8 18 (1.08%) NFS
9 17 (1.02%) Samba
10 15 (0.90%) iptables
11 9 (0.54%) HDFS
12 8 (0.48%) Apache Flume
12 8 (0.48%) pfSense
12 8 (0.48%) vCloud
12 8 (0.48%) VMware NSX
13 6 (0.36%) LXC
14 5 (0.30%) Varnish
14 5 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1,320 (79.47%) Puppet
2 1,246 (75.02%) Ansible
3 487 (29.32%) Kubernetes
4 480 (28.90%) Terraform
5 254 (15.29%) Salt
6 136 (8.19%) Nagios
7 88 (5.30%) Docker Swarm
8 82 (4.94%) Packer
9 66 (3.97%) Consul
10 54 (3.25%) ZABBIX
11 50 (3.01%) Graphite
12 47 (2.83%) Grafana
12 47 (2.83%) Rundeck
13 40 (2.41%) Mesos
14 38 (2.29%) logstash
15 32 (1.93%) Capistrano
15 32 (1.93%) Kibana
16 27 (1.63%) Automic
17 26 (1.57%) Rancher
18 24 (1.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 272 (16.38%) VMware
2 234 (14.09%) Google
3 188 (11.32%) Red Hat
4 156 (9.39%) Microsoft
5 123 (7.41%) Splunk
6 121 (7.28%) Oracle
7 85 (5.12%) New Relic
8 62 (3.73%) SaltStack
9 56 (3.37%) AppDynamics
10 45 (2.71%) ServiceNow
11 40 (2.41%) Citrix
12 39 (2.35%) IBM
12 39 (2.35%) RedGate
13 33 (1.99%) Atlassian
14 28 (1.69%) Delphix
15 27 (1.63%) SAP
16 25 (1.51%) Rackspace
17 24 (1.44%) XebiaLabs
18 22 (1.32%) Cisco
19 19 (1.14%) Adobe