Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 141 170
Rank change year-on-year -1 +29 -34
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 1,304 1,637 1,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.37% 2.39% 2.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.35% 19.78% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1,237 1,323
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% +7.20%
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £105,750 £95,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +0.84%

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 8,495 8,274 7,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.42% 12.10% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6,558 6,777 6,370
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -33 222 £75,000 +7.14% 48
East London +37 30 £82,500 +11.86% 5
South London -10 29 £70,000 +7.69% 7
West London +9 19 £80,000 +33.33% 14
North London +5 7 £65,000 +4.00% 4
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1,109 (85.05%) Puppet
2 1,039 (79.68%) Ansible
3 964 (73.93%) DevOps
4 877 (67.25%) AWS
5 787 (60.35%) Linux
6 782 (59.97%) Docker
7 741 (56.83%) Python
8 604 (46.32%) Kubernetes
9 585 (44.86%) Terraform
10 552 (42.33%) Jenkins
11 549 (42.10%) Azure
12 516 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
13 448 (34.36%) Java
14 440 (33.74%) Configuration Management
15 428 (32.82%) GCP
16 362 (27.76%) Continuous Integration
17 360 (27.61%) Bash Shell
18 351 (26.92%) Infrastructure as Code
19 326 (25.00%) Ruby
20 313 (24.00%) Windows
21 304 (23.31%) PowerShell
22 256 (19.63%) Continuous Delivery
23 242 (18.56%) Google
24 224 (17.18%) Finance
25 219 (16.79%) Git (software)
26 215 (16.49%) Unix
27 214 (16.41%) TeamCity
28 205 (15.72%) Go
29 192 (14.72%) AWS CloudFormation
30 191 (14.65%) Public Cloud

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 71 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (5.37%) Tomcat
3 66 (5.06%) Apache
4 57 (4.37%) nginx
5 55 (4.22%) OpenStack
6 52 (3.99%) IIS
7 41 (3.14%) Apache Spark
8 28 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 27 (2.07%) WebSphere
10 26 (1.99%) JBoss
11 19 (1.46%) WebLogic
12 17 (1.30%) Confluence
13 15 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 12 (0.92%) Apache Pig
14 12 (0.92%) CMS
15 9 (0.69%) Headless CMS
16 8 (0.61%) SharePoint
17 7 (0.54%) Apache Solr
18 5 (0.38%) MS Exchange
18 5 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.38%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.38%) Sketch
3 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.077%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 44 (3.37%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.61%) Shopify
3 1 (0.077%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.077%) Magento
3 1 (0.077%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 877 (67.25%) AWS
2 549 (42.10%) Azure
3 428 (32.82%) GCP
4 192 (14.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 166 (12.73%) SaaS
6 97 (7.44%) PaaS
7 94 (7.21%) OpenShift
8 88 (6.75%) IaaS
9 79 (6.06%) GitHub
10 77 (5.90%) Cloud Computing
11 76 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
12 73 (5.60%) Amazon ECS
13 67 (5.14%) Serverless
14 46 (3.53%) AWS Lambda
15 39 (2.99%) IBM Cloud
16 38 (2.91%) npm
17 37 (2.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 36 (2.76%) Amazon S3
18 36 (2.76%) Datadog
19 33 (2.53%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 102 (7.82%) Firewall
2 60 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 42 (3.22%) DNS
4 28 (2.15%) Network Security
4 28 (2.15%) SAN
5 27 (2.07%) VPN
6 24 (1.84%) Internet
7 21 (1.61%) WAN
8 18 (1.38%) LAN
8 18 (1.38%) SSL
9 17 (1.30%) HTTP
10 15 (1.15%) DHCP
11 11 (0.84%) Software-Defined Networking
11 11 (0.84%) Wireless
12 8 (0.61%) DSL
12 8 (0.61%) NAS
13 7 (0.54%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (0.46%) WLAN
15 4 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 95 (7.29%) MySQL
3 74 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
4 65 (4.98%) Big Data
5 64 (4.91%) Amazon RDS
6 57 (4.37%) Relational Database
7 42 (3.22%) Hadoop
8 40 (3.07%) RDBMS
9 33 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 31 (2.38%) MongoDB
10 31 (2.38%) Redis
11 23 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (0.84%) Blockchain
16 11 (0.84%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 552 (42.33%) Jenkins
2 219 (16.79%) Git (software)
3 214 (16.41%) TeamCity
4 154 (11.81%) Octopus Deploy
5 148 (11.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 107 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 103 (7.90%) JIRA
8 99 (7.59%) IBM UrbanCode
9 85 (6.52%) Vagrant
10 83 (6.37%) Maven
11 81 (6.21%) Travis CI
12 77 (5.90%) Selenium
13 65 (4.98%) Subversion
14 58 (4.45%) GoCD
15 53 (4.06%) CircleCI
16 52 (3.99%) Ant
17 51 (3.91%) Gradle
18 48 (3.68%) Sonatype Nexus
19 40 (3.07%) Hudson
19 40 (3.07%) SonarQube
General
1 224 (17.18%) Finance
2 114 (8.74%) Banking
3 68 (5.21%) Public Sector
4 51 (3.91%) Law
5 43 (3.30%) Retail
6 25 (1.92%) Games
7 18 (1.38%) Marketing
8 15 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.07%) Back Office
10 13 (1.00%) Legal
11 11 (0.84%) Billing
12 10 (0.77%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.69%) Front Office
14 7 (0.54%) Advertising
14 7 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.38%) Digital Economy
16 3 (0.23%) Publishing
17 2 (0.15%) Environmental Health
17 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 564 (43.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 189 (14.49%) Cloud Engineer
3 151 (11.58%) AWS Engineer
4 137 (10.51%) Senior DevOps
5 115 (8.82%) Consultant
6 106 (8.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 93 (7.13%) Developer
8 91 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
9 88 (6.75%) Linux Engineer
10 80 (6.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 75 (5.75%) Architect
11 75 (5.75%) Platform Engineer
12 71 (5.44%) DevOps Consultant
13 62 (4.75%) Azure Engineer
14 57 (4.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 56 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 53 (4.06%) Software Engineer
17 51 (3.91%) Site Reliability Engineer
18 48 (3.68%) Lead DevOps
19 44 (3.37%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (10.05%) Node.js
2 125 (9.59%) Elastic Stack
3 114 (8.74%) Web Services
4 83 (6.37%) .NET
5 63 (4.83%) Kafka
6 57 (4.37%) RabbitMQ
7 46 (3.53%) AngularJS
8 41 (3.14%) LAMP
9 40 (3.07%) REST
10 35 (2.68%) HTML
10 35 (2.68%) Middleware
11 33 (2.53%) React
12 30 (2.30%) CSS
12 30 (2.30%) Spring
13 25 (1.92%) Spring Boot
14 22 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
15 20 (1.53%) ASP.NET
15 20 (1.53%) RESTful
16 19 (1.46%) HTML5
16 19 (1.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 191 (14.65%) Public Cloud
2 97 (7.44%) Data Centre
3 57 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (3.68%) Cloud Native
5 46 (3.53%) Mobile App
6 42 (3.22%) Private Cloud
7 38 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 34 (2.61%) PlayStation
9 33 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
10 32 (2.45%) Virtual Team
11 31 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
12 26 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.99%) Mobile Banking
13 25 (1.92%) Replication
14 23 (1.76%) Management Information System
15 21 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 20 (1.53%) User Experience
17 18 (1.38%) Clustering
18 14 (1.07%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 787 (60.35%) Linux
2 313 (24.00%) Windows
3 215 (16.49%) Unix
4 70 (5.37%) CentOS
5 53 (4.06%) Windows Server
6 50 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (3.60%) Ubuntu
8 34 (2.61%) Mesosphere
9 30 (2.30%) CoreOS
10 21 (1.61%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.38%) Debian
11 18 (1.38%) VMS
12 16 (1.23%) Android
13 15 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.46%) Fedora
14 6 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.38%) zOS
16 4 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
16 4 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 964 (73.93%) DevOps
2 516 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
3 440 (33.74%) Configuration Management
4 362 (27.76%) Continuous Integration
5 351 (26.92%) Infrastructure as Code
6 256 (19.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 168 (12.88%) Open Source
8 155 (11.89%) Microservices
9 149 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 135 (10.35%) Scrum
11 131 (10.05%) Software Engineering
12 127 (9.74%) Migration
13 125 (9.59%) SDLC
13 125 (9.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 125 (9.59%) Test Automation
14 123 (9.43%) Continuous Deployment
15 117 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
16 105 (8.05%) Fintech
16 105 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 105 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 741 (56.83%) Python
2 448 (34.36%) Java
3 360 (27.61%) Bash Shell
4 326 (25.00%) Ruby
5 304 (23.31%) PowerShell
6 205 (15.72%) Go
7 166 (12.73%) JavaScript
8 128 (9.82%) Perl
9 120 (9.20%) SQL
10 95 (7.29%) C#
11 91 (6.98%) Shell Script
12 68 (5.21%) PHP
13 60 (4.60%) Groovy
14 53 (4.06%) C++
15 35 (2.68%) Scala
16 31 (2.38%) C
17 22 (1.69%) TypeScript
18 19 (1.46%) Kotlin
19 16 (1.23%) Java 8
19 16 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (7.29%) Degree
2 54 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.99%) AWS Certification
4 20 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (1.46%) RHCE
6 16 (1.23%) CCNA
7 15 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 12 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.84%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.61%) RHCSA
11 6 (0.46%) CISSP
11 6 (0.46%) MCSE
12 5 (0.38%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
13 4 (0.31%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.31%) MCTS
13 4 (0.31%) OCPJP
13 4 (0.31%) VCP5
13 4 (0.31%) VCP6
13 4 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.29%) QA
2 16 (1.23%) SLA
3 9 (0.69%) GDPR
4 7 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.38%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.15%) COBIT
7 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.15%) NCSC
8 1 (0.077%) NIST
8 1 (0.077%) PSD2
System Software
1 782 (59.97%) Docker
2 76 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 39 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
5 38 (2.91%) Active Directory
6 22 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (1.38%) Xen
8 16 (1.23%) vSphere
9 13 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 13 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (0.92%) KVM
11 11 (0.84%) XenApp
12 7 (0.54%) etcd
13 6 (0.46%) Varnish
14 5 (0.38%) Ceph
14 5 (0.38%) Firmware
14 5 (0.38%) vCloud
15 4 (0.31%) Gluster
15 4 (0.31%) GridGain
15 4 (0.31%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,109 (85.05%) Puppet
2 1,039 (79.68%) Ansible
3 604 (46.32%) Kubernetes
4 585 (44.86%) Terraform
5 184 (14.11%) Salt
6 105 (8.05%) Consul
7 102 (7.82%) Prometheus
8 81 (6.21%) Packer
9 78 (5.98%) Nagios
10 64 (4.91%) Docker Swarm
11 62 (4.75%) Rancher
12 59 (4.52%) Graphite
13 58 (4.45%) Automic
14 45 (3.45%) Grafana
15 37 (2.84%) Istio
16 36 (2.76%) Rundeck
17 30 (2.30%) ZABBIX
18 28 (2.15%) Kibana
19 26 (1.99%) Opsview
20 23 (1.76%) Mesos
Vendors
1 242 (18.56%) Google
2 137 (10.51%) Splunk
3 127 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 109 (8.36%) VMware
5 96 (7.36%) Oracle
6 81 (6.21%) AppDynamics
7 66 (5.06%) IBM
7 66 (5.06%) WorldPay
8 65 (4.98%) Red Hat
9 49 (3.76%) Citrix
9 49 (3.76%) SaltStack
10 47 (3.60%) ServiceNow
11 45 (3.45%) Spotify
12 43 (3.30%) CyberArk
13 33 (2.53%) Cisco
14 31 (2.38%) Symantec
15 27 (2.07%) Dynatrace
15 27 (2.07%) New Relic
16 26 (1.99%) RedGate
16 26 (1.99%) XebiaLabs