Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 109 174
Rank change year-on-year +11 +65 +64
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 232 241 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.19% 2.95% 1.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.18% 34.14% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 195 226 77
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £69,800 £69,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -8.11%

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 721 706 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.90% 8.65% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 623 631 427
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £74,750 £68,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Salford +2 9 £46,250 -26.00% 1
Altrincham - 8 £50,000 - 1
Cheadle - 4 - -
Wigan +4 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Stockport +6 2 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
Bury - 1 £45,000 -
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 214 (92.24%) Puppet
2 208 (89.66%) DevOps
3 166 (71.55%) Amazon AWS
4 158 (68.10%) Ansible
5 147 (63.36%) Linux
6 127 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
7 116 (50.00%) Python
8 113 (48.71%) Continuous Integration
9 112 (48.28%) Configuration Management
10 109 (46.98%) Docker
11 105 (45.26%) Jenkins
12 96 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
13 87 (37.50%) Bash Shell
14 82 (35.34%) Ruby
15 71 (30.60%) Terraform
16 64 (27.59%) Kubernetes
17 63 (27.16%) Windows
18 56 (24.14%) Java
18 56 (24.14%) Open Source
19 52 (22.41%) Scrum
20 51 (21.98%) Google Cloud Platform
21 45 (19.40%) Continuous Delivery
22 43 (18.53%) Software Engineering
23 39 (16.81%) TDD
23 39 (16.81%) SQL
24 36 (15.52%) VMware
24 36 (15.52%) Packer
25 35 (15.09%) Test Automation
26 34 (14.66%) Google
27 33 (14.22%) Git (software)

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 17 (7.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (6.47%) OpenStack
3 12 (5.17%) JBoss
4 11 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (4.31%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.88%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.88%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.02%) Apache
7 7 (3.02%) Apache Solr
7 7 (3.02%) CloudStack
8 5 (2.16%) Confluence
8 5 (2.16%) IIS
9 4 (1.72%) nginx
10 2 (0.86%) Jetty
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.43%) Moodle
11 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 166 (71.55%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (21.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 28 (12.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (8.62%) GitHub
6 16 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (6.47%) SaaS
8 9 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (3.88%) Serverless
9 8 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.45%) IaaS
10 5 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.29%) NuGet
12 2 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.86%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.86%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (0.86%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.86%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.86%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.48%) Firewall
2 19 (8.19%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.17%) DNS
3 12 (5.17%) VPN
4 10 (4.31%) Internet
5 8 (3.45%) SSL
6 7 (3.02%) NAS
6 7 (3.02%) SAN
7 2 (0.86%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.86%) HTTP
7 2 (0.86%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.43%) AMQP
8 1 (0.43%) DDNS
8 1 (0.43%) DHCP
8 1 (0.43%) VoIP
8 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.78%) MySQL
2 23 (9.91%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.03%) SQL Server
4 12 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.74%) Big Data
6 10 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.29%) Redis
10 2 (0.86%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.86%) Riak
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.43%) HBase
11 1 (0.43%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 105 (45.26%) Jenkins
2 33 (14.22%) Git (software)
3 29 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 28 (12.07%) Vagrant
5 21 (9.05%) TeamCity
6 14 (6.03%) Hudson
6 14 (6.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (6.03%) SonarQube
6 14 (6.03%) Subversion
7 13 (5.60%) Travis CI
8 10 (4.31%) Bitbucket
8 10 (4.31%) JIRA
8 10 (4.31%) Selenium
8 10 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.88%) Robot Framework
10 8 (3.45%) JUnit
11 5 (2.16%) Gradle
12 4 (1.72%) Ant
12 4 (1.72%) MSBuild
12 4 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (7.76%) Finance
2 13 (5.60%) Retail
3 10 (4.31%) Marketing
4 7 (3.02%) Electronics
5 6 (2.59%) Back Office
6 5 (2.16%) Banking
7 4 (1.72%) Games
7 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.86%) Automotive
9 2 (0.86%) Law
9 2 (0.86%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 131 (56.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (12.07%) Senior DevOps
3 27 (11.64%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (10.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 21 (9.05%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (9.05%) Software Engineer
6 17 (7.33%) AWS Engineer
6 17 (7.33%) Lead DevOps
7 15 (6.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 14 (6.03%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 14 (6.03%) Platform Engineer
9 13 (5.60%) Software Test Engineer
9 13 (5.60%) Test Engineer
10 12 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (4.31%) Developer
12 9 (3.88%) Automation Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.21%) Web Services
2 25 (10.78%) Node.js
3 21 (9.05%) .NET
4 14 (6.03%) React
5 13 (5.60%) Spring
6 12 (5.17%) Hibernate
7 11 (4.74%) AngularJS
7 11 (4.74%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (4.74%) Spring Boot
8 10 (4.31%) Sensu
9 9 (3.88%) Gherkin
9 9 (3.88%) REST
10 6 (2.59%) LAMP
10 6 (2.59%) Laravel
11 5 (2.16%) HTML
12 4 (1.72%) Kafka
13 3 (1.29%) CSS
13 3 (1.29%) HTML5
14 2 (0.86%) JPA
14 2 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (6.03%) Public Cloud
2 11 (4.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (4.31%) Cloud Native
4 8 (3.45%) Xbox
5 7 (3.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.59%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.72%) PKI
9 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.86%) Smart City
11 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 147 (63.36%) Linux
2 63 (27.16%) Windows
3 28 (12.07%) Unix
4 18 (7.76%) CentOS
5 12 (5.17%) Windows Server
6 11 (4.74%) Debian
7 9 (3.88%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.86%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.86%) SUSE
10 1 (0.43%) Android
10 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (89.66%) DevOps
2 127 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (48.71%) Continuous Integration
4 112 (48.28%) Configuration Management
5 56 (24.14%) Open Source
6 52 (22.41%) Scrum
7 45 (19.40%) Continuous Delivery
8 43 (18.53%) Software Engineering
9 39 (16.81%) TDD
10 35 (15.09%) Test Automation
11 33 (14.22%) Mentoring
12 32 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
12 32 (13.79%) Microservices
13 31 (13.36%) BDD
14 20 (8.62%) Continuous Deployment
15 18 (7.76%) Kanban
16 17 (7.33%) E-Commerce
17 15 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (6.47%) High Availability
18 12 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 116 (50.00%) Python
2 87 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 82 (35.34%) Ruby
4 56 (24.14%) Java
5 39 (16.81%) SQL
6 27 (11.64%) JavaScript
6 27 (11.64%) PHP
7 25 (10.78%) Perl
7 25 (10.78%) PowerShell
8 23 (9.91%) Go
9 22 (9.48%) Shell Script
10 13 (5.60%) Java 8
11 5 (2.16%) C#
12 2 (0.86%) C++
13 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (4.74%) AWS Certification
2 9 (3.88%) Degree
3 4 (1.72%) RHCE
3 4 (1.72%) RHCSA
4 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.43%) MCITP
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.22%) GCP
2 20 (8.62%) QA
3 8 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.29%) GDPR
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 109 (46.98%) Docker
2 31 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.33%) Xen
4 13 (5.60%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.31%) Active Directory
5 10 (4.31%) VirtualBox
6 7 (3.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (3.02%) KVM
6 7 (3.02%) vSphere
6 7 (3.02%) XenServer
7 1 (0.43%) HDFS
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 214 (92.24%) Puppet
2 158 (68.10%) Ansible
3 71 (30.60%) Terraform
4 64 (27.59%) Kubernetes
5 36 (15.52%) Packer
6 32 (13.79%) Salt
7 20 (8.62%) Graphite
8 14 (6.03%) Consul
9 12 (5.17%) Grafana
10 11 (4.74%) Nagios
11 10 (4.31%) Cobbler
11 10 (4.31%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (4.31%) Opsview
11 10 (4.31%) Prometheus
11 10 (4.31%) ZABBIX
12 6 (2.59%) SCCM
13 5 (2.16%) Kibana
14 3 (1.29%) Rancher
15 1 (0.43%) Mesos
15 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (15.52%) VMware
2 34 (14.66%) Google
3 29 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 24 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 18 (7.76%) Oracle
6 9 (3.88%) Atlassian
7 8 (3.45%) IBM
8 7 (3.02%) Aquila
9 6 (2.59%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.72%) Cisco
11 3 (1.29%) Citrix
11 3 (1.29%) SAP
12 2 (0.86%) Dynatrace
12 2 (0.86%) Polycom
12 2 (0.86%) TOWER Software
13 1 (0.43%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.43%) EnterpriseDB
13 1 (0.43%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.43%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.43%) Splunk