Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 117 169
Rank change year-on-year +24 +52 +59
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 255 207 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.50% 2.64% 1.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.38% 32.04% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 212 197 97
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,625 £37,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £68,625 £69,500 £58,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +23.53% -5.56%

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 764 646 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.48% 8.24% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 661 580 458
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,400 £28,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £58,750
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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Altrincham -4 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Salford -5 8 £46,250 -26.00% 1
Stockport +19 5 £50,000 +48.15% 3
Cheadle - 3 - -
Bury - 1 £45,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 231 (90.59%) Puppet
2 228 (89.41%) DevOps
3 190 (74.51%) Amazon AWS
4 167 (65.49%) Ansible
5 159 (62.35%) Linux
6 134 (52.55%) Docker
7 128 (50.20%) Configuration Management
8 127 (49.80%) Python
9 122 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
10 119 (46.67%) Jenkins
11 112 (43.92%) Microsoft Azure
12 108 (42.35%) Continuous Integration
13 95 (37.25%) Terraform
14 93 (36.47%) Ruby
15 91 (35.69%) Bash Shell
16 87 (34.12%) Kubernetes
17 72 (28.24%) Java
18 59 (23.14%) Windows
18 59 (23.14%) Google Cloud Platform
19 52 (20.39%) Open Source
20 50 (19.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 47 (18.43%) Scrum
22 45 (17.65%) SQL
23 37 (14.51%) Microservices
23 37 (14.51%) Graphite
23 37 (14.51%) Continuous Delivery
23 37 (14.51%) Packer
24 36 (14.12%) Go
24 36 (14.12%) Unix
24 36 (14.12%) VMware

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 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 17 (6.67%) JBoss
1 17 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 13 (5.10%) WebLogic
2 13 (5.10%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (3.53%) CloudStack
4 9 (3.53%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.14%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.75%) Confluence
7 6 (2.35%) Apache
8 3 (1.18%) IIS
8 3 (1.18%) Jetty
8 3 (1.18%) nginx
9 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 190 (74.51%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (43.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (23.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 32 (12.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (7.84%) GitHub
6 16 (6.27%) IBM Cloud
7 15 (5.88%) SaaS
8 9 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (3.14%) IaaS
9 8 (3.14%) OpenShift
10 7 (2.75%) Serverless
11 6 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (1.57%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.18%) AWS Fargate
13 3 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.39%) Akamai
14 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.39%) Datadog
14 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.55%) Firewall
2 19 (7.45%) Internet
2 19 (7.45%) VPN
3 12 (4.71%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.92%) DNS
5 8 (3.14%) SSL
6 6 (2.35%) SAN
7 5 (1.96%) NAS
8 3 (1.18%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.78%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.78%) WAN
10 1 (0.39%) AMQP
10 1 (0.39%) DDNS
10 1 (0.39%) DHCP
10 1 (0.39%) LAN
10 1 (0.39%) PPP
10 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.98%) MongoDB
2 26 (10.20%) MySQL
3 19 (7.45%) SQL Server
4 14 (5.49%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.14%) Big Data
7 5 (1.96%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.39%) Redis
11 1 (0.39%) Riak
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 119 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 50 (19.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 31 (12.16%) TeamCity
4 28 (10.98%) Git (software)
5 24 (9.41%) Vagrant
6 22 (8.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 21 (8.24%) Travis CI
8 19 (7.45%) Hudson
9 18 (7.06%) Subversion
10 15 (5.88%) SonarQube
11 12 (4.71%) Bitbucket
11 12 (4.71%) Selenium
12 11 (4.31%) JIRA
13 10 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (3.53%) Robot Framework
15 5 (1.96%) Ant
15 5 (1.96%) Gradle
16 4 (1.57%) Codeship
16 4 (1.57%) Cucumber
17 3 (1.18%) MSBuild
General
1 21 (8.24%) Finance
2 18 (7.06%) Retail
3 6 (2.35%) Back Office
3 6 (2.35%) Electronics
4 5 (1.96%) Marketing
4 5 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.57%) Banking
5 4 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.18%) Games
6 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.78%) Automotive
7 2 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 148 (58.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (14.12%) Senior DevOps
2 36 (14.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 28 (10.98%) AWS DevOps
4 27 (10.59%) Linux Engineer
5 21 (8.24%) Platform Engineer
6 20 (7.84%) AWS Engineer
7 17 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 16 (6.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 15 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (5.88%) Consultant
10 14 (5.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 14 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 13 (5.10%) Lead DevOps
11 13 (5.10%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.10%) Software Test Engineer
11 13 (5.10%) Test Engineer
12 12 (4.71%) DevOps Consultant
13 10 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.02%) .NET
2 22 (8.63%) Elastic Stack
3 20 (7.84%) Sensu
4 15 (5.88%) Web Services
5 12 (4.71%) Node.js
6 10 (3.92%) Spring
7 9 (3.53%) Gherkin
7 9 (3.53%) Hibernate
8 8 (3.14%) AngularJS
9 7 (2.75%) REST
10 6 (2.35%) HTML
10 6 (2.35%) LAMP
10 6 (2.35%) Spring Boot
11 5 (1.96%) CSS
11 5 (1.96%) HTML5
12 4 (1.57%) CSS3
12 4 (1.57%) Kafka
12 4 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (1.57%) React
12 4 (1.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.80%) Public Cloud
2 19 (7.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 15 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.92%) Cloud Native
4 10 (3.92%) Internet of Things
5 8 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.35%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.57%) PKI
9 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.18%) Xbox
10 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.78%) Smart City
11 1 (0.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 159 (62.35%) Linux
2 59 (23.14%) Windows
3 36 (14.12%) Unix
4 21 (8.24%) CentOS
5 15 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 12 (4.71%) Debian
6 12 (4.71%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.18%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (1.18%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.78%) SUSE
10 1 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (89.41%) DevOps
2 128 (50.20%) Configuration Management
3 122 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (42.35%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (20.39%) Open Source
6 47 (18.43%) Scrum
7 37 (14.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 37 (14.51%) Microservices
8 36 (14.12%) Software Engineering
9 34 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 33 (12.94%) Deployment Automation
11 31 (12.16%) TDD
12 30 (11.76%) Mentoring
13 27 (10.59%) BDD
14 23 (9.02%) Continuous Deployment
14 23 (9.02%) ITIL
15 22 (8.63%) High Availability
16 19 (7.45%) Load Balancing
17 18 (7.06%) SIEM
18 16 (6.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 127 (49.80%) Python
2 93 (36.47%) Ruby
3 91 (35.69%) Bash Shell
4 72 (28.24%) Java
5 45 (17.65%) SQL
6 36 (14.12%) Go
7 27 (10.59%) PowerShell
8 23 (9.02%) Perl
9 22 (8.63%) JavaScript
10 21 (8.24%) Shell Script
11 17 (6.67%) PHP
12 11 (4.31%) Java 8
13 5 (1.96%) C#
14 3 (1.18%) C++
14 3 (1.18%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.78%) Groovy
16 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (4.31%) AWS Certification
1 11 (4.31%) Degree
1 11 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (1.57%) RHCE
2 4 (1.57%) RHCSA
3 2 (0.78%) MCITP
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.06%) QA
2 8 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.18%) GDPR
3 3 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 134 (52.55%) Docker
2 32 (12.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.49%) Xen
4 9 (3.53%) vSphere
4 9 (3.53%) XenServer
5 8 (3.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (2.75%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.35%) VirtualBox
8 5 (1.96%) KVM
9 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 231 (90.59%) Puppet
2 167 (65.49%) Ansible
3 95 (37.25%) Terraform
4 87 (34.12%) Kubernetes
5 37 (14.51%) Graphite
5 37 (14.51%) Packer
6 33 (12.94%) Salt
7 19 (7.45%) Consul
7 19 (7.45%) Grafana
7 19 (7.45%) Prometheus
8 17 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
8 17 (6.67%) Nagios
8 17 (6.67%) Opsview
8 17 (6.67%) ZABBIX
9 12 (4.71%) Cobbler
10 6 (2.35%) SCCM
11 4 (1.57%) Kibana
12 3 (1.18%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.78%) Mesos
13 2 (0.78%) Rancher
Vendors
1 36 (14.12%) VMware
2 29 (11.37%) Red Hat
3 24 (9.41%) Google
3 24 (9.41%) Oracle
4 20 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.10%) Atlassian
6 9 (3.53%) Aquila
7 6 (2.35%) IBM
8 5 (1.96%) Cisco
9 3 (1.18%) EnterpriseDB
9 3 (1.18%) Polycom
9 3 (1.18%) RedGate
9 3 (1.18%) SAP
10 2 (0.78%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.78%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.78%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.39%) Cadence
11 1 (0.39%) Citrix
11 1 (0.39%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.39%) Rackspace