Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 102 183
Rank change year-on-year -7 +81 +58
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 212 251 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.00% 3.13% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.52% 34.10% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 181 232 68
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £57,500 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.65% +14.44% -5.26%

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 652 736 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.23% 9.19% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 562 659 399
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,400 £26,975
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £48,750 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.37% +1.18% +6.25%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Wigan +15 15 £60,000 +60.00%
Salford - 8 £46,250 - 1
Cheadle - 4 - -
Altrincham +4 1 £45,000 -
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
Bury - 1 £45,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 197 (92.92%) Puppet
2 183 (86.32%) DevOps
3 154 (72.64%) Ansible
4 139 (65.57%) Amazon AWS
5 133 (62.74%) Linux
6 122 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
7 109 (51.42%) Python
8 103 (48.58%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (45.28%) Jenkins
10 91 (42.92%) Docker
11 90 (42.45%) Microsoft Azure
12 82 (38.68%) Configuration Management
13 78 (36.79%) Bash Shell
14 74 (34.91%) Windows
15 60 (28.30%) Ruby
16 59 (27.83%) Continuous Delivery
17 54 (25.47%) TDD
18 50 (23.58%) Git (software)
18 50 (23.58%) Terraform
19 49 (23.11%) Open Source
20 45 (21.23%) Microsoft
20 45 (21.23%) Kubernetes
21 44 (20.75%) Java
21 44 (20.75%) VMware
22 43 (20.28%) Google Cloud Platform
23 42 (19.81%) Software Engineering
24 39 (18.40%) Scrum
25 38 (17.92%) Test Automation
26 36 (16.98%) Web Services
27 34 (16.04%) Google

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (6.60%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.13%) Apache
3 11 (5.19%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (3.77%) nginx
4 8 (3.77%) OpenStack
5 7 (3.30%) IIS
6 5 (2.36%) CloudStack
6 5 (2.36%) Confluence
7 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.42%) JBoss
7 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.94%) Jetty
8 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.47%) Moodle
9 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 139 (65.57%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (42.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (20.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (11.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (8.96%) NuGet
6 17 (8.02%) SaaS
7 14 (6.60%) GitHub
8 11 (5.19%) IaaS
9 10 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (4.25%) PaaS
11 7 (3.30%) Serverless
12 6 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (1.89%) Office 365
14 3 (1.42%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.94%) AWS OpsWorks
15 2 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.94%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.94%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.38%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.13%) DNS
3 10 (4.72%) HTTP
4 9 (4.25%) Firewall
5 8 (3.77%) Internet
6 7 (3.30%) NAS
6 7 (3.30%) SAN
7 6 (2.83%) VPN
8 5 (2.36%) DHCP
8 5 (2.36%) SSL
9 3 (1.42%) FTP
9 3 (1.42%) IPsec
10 2 (0.94%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.94%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.47%) AMQP
11 1 (0.47%) DDNS
11 1 (0.47%) LAN
11 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.47%) VoIP
11 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.74%) MySQL
2 11 (5.19%) Big Data
2 11 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.30%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.30%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.36%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.42%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.42%) Redis
7 2 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.94%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.94%) Riak
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.47%) HBase
8 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 96 (45.28%) Jenkins
2 50 (23.58%) Git (software)
3 29 (13.68%) Vagrant
4 17 (8.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (7.55%) TeamCity
6 13 (6.13%) JIRA
6 13 (6.13%) Subversion
7 12 (5.66%) JUnit
8 11 (5.19%) SonarQube
9 7 (3.30%) Hudson
9 7 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (3.30%) Travis CI
10 6 (2.83%) Selenium
11 5 (2.36%) Gradle
11 5 (2.36%) Robot Framework
11 5 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.89%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.89%) Codeship
12 4 (1.89%) GoCD
12 4 (1.89%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (7.08%) Finance
2 12 (5.66%) Retail
3 11 (5.19%) Marketing
4 10 (4.72%) Electronics
5 8 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.36%) Banking
8 4 (1.89%) Back Office
8 4 (1.89%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.42%) Legal
10 2 (0.94%) Automotive
10 2 (0.94%) Law
11 1 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 119 (56.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (13.21%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (12.74%) Lead DevOps
4 26 (12.26%) Senior DevOps
5 24 (11.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 24 (11.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 21 (9.91%) Software Engineer
7 19 (8.96%) Team Leader
8 18 (8.49%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 17 (8.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 15 (7.08%) AWS DevOps
11 14 (6.60%) AWS Engineer
12 12 (5.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 12 (5.66%) Java Engineer
12 12 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (5.66%) Lead Software Engineer
12 12 (5.66%) Technical Leader
13 11 (5.19%) Consultant
13 11 (5.19%) Developer
13 11 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.98%) Web Services
2 32 (15.09%) Node.js
3 24 (11.32%) .NET
4 18 (8.49%) React
5 17 (8.02%) AngularJS
6 16 (7.55%) Hibernate
6 16 (7.55%) Spring
7 14 (6.60%) Spring Boot
8 13 (6.13%) REST
9 10 (4.72%) LAMP
10 6 (2.83%) Laravel
11 5 (2.36%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (2.36%) Gherkin
11 5 (2.36%) HTML
12 4 (1.89%) Kafka
12 4 (1.89%) Sensu
12 4 (1.89%) Servlets
12 4 (1.89%) WSGI
13 3 (1.42%) HTML5
13 3 (1.42%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.66%) Xbox
3 7 (3.30%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.36%) Cloud Native
4 5 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.89%) PKI
5 4 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.42%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.42%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.94%) Smart City
7 2 (0.94%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.47%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 133 (62.74%) Linux
2 74 (34.91%) Windows
3 13 (6.13%) Unix
4 9 (4.25%) CentOS
4 9 (4.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.30%) Debian
6 3 (1.42%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.94%) DC/OS
7 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.94%) SUSE
7 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.47%) Android
8 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (86.32%) DevOps
2 122 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (48.58%) Continuous Integration
4 82 (38.68%) Configuration Management
5 59 (27.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 54 (25.47%) TDD
7 49 (23.11%) Open Source
8 42 (19.81%) Software Engineering
9 39 (18.40%) Scrum
10 38 (17.92%) Test Automation
11 32 (15.09%) BDD
12 31 (14.62%) Mentoring
13 26 (12.26%) Microservices
14 20 (9.43%) Continuous Deployment
14 20 (9.43%) Deployment Automation
15 17 (8.02%) E-Commerce
15 17 (8.02%) Pair Programming
16 16 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (7.08%) Kanban
18 13 (6.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 109 (51.42%) Python
2 78 (36.79%) Bash Shell
3 60 (28.30%) Ruby
4 44 (20.75%) Java
5 32 (15.09%) JavaScript
6 29 (13.68%) PHP
6 29 (13.68%) SQL
7 21 (9.91%) PowerShell
8 18 (8.49%) Perl
9 16 (7.55%) Java 8
10 10 (4.72%) Go
10 10 (4.72%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.89%) C#
12 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (4.72%) AWS Certification
2 6 (2.83%) Degree
3 4 (1.89%) RHCE
3 4 (1.89%) RHCSA
4 3 (1.42%) SAFe Agilist
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.74%) QA
2 26 (12.26%) GCP
3 7 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 91 (42.92%) Docker
2 33 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (15.09%) Hyper-V
4 31 (14.62%) Xen
5 26 (12.26%) VirtualBox
6 10 (4.72%) Active Directory
7 7 (3.30%) KVM
8 5 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.36%) vSphere
8 5 (2.36%) XenServer
9 3 (1.42%) GlusterFS
9 3 (1.42%) Varnish
10 1 (0.47%) HDFS
10 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 197 (92.92%) Puppet
2 154 (72.64%) Ansible
3 50 (23.58%) Terraform
4 45 (21.23%) Kubernetes
5 32 (15.09%) Salt
6 26 (12.26%) Packer
7 9 (4.25%) Consul
7 9 (4.25%) Graphite
8 6 (2.83%) Nagios
8 6 (2.83%) SCCM
9 5 (2.36%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (2.36%) Grafana
9 5 (2.36%) Opsview
9 5 (2.36%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.89%) Prometheus
11 3 (1.42%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.42%) Kibana
12 1 (0.47%) Mesos
12 1 (0.47%) Rancher
12 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 44 (20.75%) VMware
3 34 (16.04%) Google
4 13 (6.13%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.19%) SaltStack
6 8 (3.77%) IBM
7 7 (3.30%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.83%) Oracle
8 6 (2.83%) SAP
9 5 (2.36%) Citrix
10 4 (1.89%) Cisco
11 3 (1.42%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.42%) HP
12 2 (0.94%) Polycom
12 2 (0.94%) Splunk
12 2 (0.94%) TOWER Software
13 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.47%) EnterpriseDB
13 1 (0.47%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.47%) Rackspace