Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 169 219
Rank change year-on-year +39 +50 +33
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 197 115 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.48% 1.54% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.35% 22.29% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 186 105 55
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £69,000 £76,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -10.00%

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 609 516 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.66% 6.92% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 542 461 397
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,225 £60,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 - 5 £45,000 - 1
Rochdale +11 4 £46,000 -
Salford -3 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Stockport 0 3 £35,000 -27.46%
Wigan - 3 £37,500 -
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 189 (95.94%) Puppet
2 150 (76.14%) DevOps
3 136 (69.04%) Python
4 133 (67.51%) Linux
5 110 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (54.82%) Amazon AWS
7 107 (54.31%) Ansible
8 86 (43.65%) Ruby
9 82 (41.62%) Configuration Management
10 81 (41.12%) Unix
11 74 (37.56%) SQL
12 69 (35.03%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (34.01%) Bash Shell
14 65 (32.99%) Jenkins
15 61 (30.96%) Java
16 60 (30.46%) Docker
17 56 (28.43%) Microsoft Azure
18 53 (26.90%) Google
19 52 (26.40%) Open Source
19 52 (26.40%) Shell Script
20 51 (25.89%) Windows
21 47 (23.86%) Google Cloud Platform
22 42 (21.32%) Finance
23 41 (20.81%) Scrum
24 39 (19.80%) .NET
25 38 (19.29%) Software Engineering
26 37 (18.78%) Terraform
27 36 (18.27%) Hadoop
28 33 (16.75%) Web Services
28 33 (16.75%) Relational Database

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 31 (15.74%) OpenStack
2 19 (9.64%) Apache Spark
2 19 (9.64%) CloudStack
3 13 (6.60%) Apache
4 12 (6.09%) nginx
5 8 (4.06%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.54%) Confluence
6 5 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.52%) IIS
8 3 (1.52%) Jetty
8 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.51%) CMS
9 1 (0.51%) JBoss
9 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.51%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 108 (54.82%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (28.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (23.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (12.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.05%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.05%) GitHub
6 4 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.03%) Serverless
7 3 (1.52%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.51%) Loggly
8 1 (0.51%) npm
8 1 (0.51%) Office 365
8 1 (0.51%) PaaS
8 1 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.60%) Firewall
2 10 (5.08%) Internet
3 6 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.03%) VPN
4 4 (2.03%) WAN
5 3 (1.52%) AMQP
6 2 (1.02%) SAN
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.51%) LAN
7 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.27%) Hadoop
2 33 (16.75%) Big Data
2 33 (16.75%) Relational Database
3 32 (16.24%) SQL Server
4 20 (10.15%) MySQL
5 18 (9.14%) MongoDB
6 17 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (7.61%) NoSQL
8 12 (6.09%) Redis
9 8 (4.06%) CouchDB
10 6 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.54%) Couchbase
12 4 (2.03%) Riak
13 3 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.52%) Apache Accumulo
14 2 (1.02%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.51%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 65 (32.99%) Jenkins
2 26 (13.20%) Vagrant
3 15 (7.61%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.09%) Bitbucket
4 12 (6.09%) JIRA
5 11 (5.58%) Maven
6 8 (4.06%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.05%) NuGet
8 6 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (2.54%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.54%) FitNesse
9 5 (2.54%) Hudson
9 5 (2.54%) Selenium
9 5 (2.54%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.02%) JMeter
11 2 (1.02%) MSI
11 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.02%) WiX
General
1 42 (21.32%) Finance
2 29 (14.72%) Electronics
2 29 (14.72%) Manufacturing
2 29 (14.72%) Marketing
2 29 (14.72%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.05%) Games
4 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (50.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (18.27%) Cloud Engineer
3 30 (15.23%) Platform Engineer
4 29 (14.72%) Linux Engineer
4 29 (14.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 26 (13.20%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (13.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 26 (13.20%) Software Engineer
6 24 (12.18%) AWS DevOps
7 22 (11.17%) Architect
8 21 (10.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 18 (9.14%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (9.14%) DevOps Architect
10 14 (7.11%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 14 (7.11%) Lead DevOps
10 14 (7.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 12 (6.09%) Administrator
11 12 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (5.58%) Linux Administrator
12 11 (5.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.80%) .NET
2 33 (16.75%) Web Services
3 19 (9.64%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (9.14%) Node.js
5 13 (6.60%) MSMQ
6 10 (5.08%) LAMP
7 9 (4.57%) HTML
8 8 (4.06%) Spring
9 7 (3.55%) CSS
9 7 (3.55%) jQuery
10 6 (3.05%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (3.05%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.05%) HTML5
10 6 (3.05%) Kafka
11 5 (2.54%) JMS
12 4 (2.03%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.03%) CSS3
12 4 (2.03%) RESTful
12 4 (2.03%) Spring Boot
12 4 (2.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.23%) Public Cloud
2 5 (2.54%) User Experience
3 3 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.02%) Clustering
4 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.02%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.51%) PKI
5 1 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 133 (67.51%) Linux
2 81 (41.12%) Unix
3 51 (25.89%) Windows
4 14 (7.11%) CentOS
4 14 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.03%) Debian
5 4 (2.03%) HPUX
6 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) Fedora
7 1 (0.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (76.14%) DevOps
2 110 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (41.62%) Configuration Management
4 69 (35.03%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (26.40%) Open Source
6 41 (20.81%) Scrum
7 38 (19.29%) Software Engineering
8 30 (15.23%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (15.23%) Machine Learning
9 29 (14.72%) Digital Marketing
9 29 (14.72%) Programme Management
10 28 (14.21%) DSDM
10 28 (14.21%) RUP
11 24 (12.18%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (10.15%) Test Automation
13 19 (9.64%) Analytics
14 16 (8.12%) Continuous Deployment
14 16 (8.12%) TDD
15 14 (7.11%) Refactoring
15 14 (7.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (69.04%) Python
2 86 (43.65%) Ruby
3 74 (37.56%) SQL
4 67 (34.01%) Bash Shell
5 61 (30.96%) Java
6 52 (26.40%) Shell Script
7 32 (16.24%) Go
8 28 (14.21%) C++
9 17 (8.63%) PHP
10 14 (7.11%) JavaScript
11 13 (6.60%) Perl
11 13 (6.60%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.55%) C#
13 6 (3.05%) Scala
14 3 (1.52%) C
15 2 (1.02%) Clojure
15 2 (1.02%) Erlang
15 2 (1.02%) F#
15 2 (1.02%) Haskell
16 1 (0.51%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 22 (11.17%) Degree
2 5 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) CCNP
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.09%) QA
2 11 (5.58%) GCP
3 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 60 (30.46%) Docker
2 21 (10.66%) Xen
3 19 (9.64%) vSphere
3 19 (9.64%) XenServer
4 16 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.55%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.03%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.52%) KVM
7 3 (1.52%) vCloud
8 2 (1.02%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.02%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 189 (95.94%) Puppet
2 107 (54.31%) Ansible
3 37 (18.78%) Terraform
4 33 (16.75%) Kubernetes
5 30 (15.23%) Cobbler
6 28 (14.21%) Packer
7 25 (12.69%) Tivoli
8 18 (9.14%) Salt
9 13 (6.60%) Mesos
10 6 (3.05%) Nagios
11 4 (2.03%) Cacti
11 4 (2.03%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.02%) CFEngine
12 2 (1.02%) Kibana
12 2 (1.02%) logstash
13 1 (0.51%) Ambari
13 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.51%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.51%) SCCM
13 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (26.90%) Google
2 30 (15.23%) VMware
3 29 (14.72%) SAP
4 27 (13.71%) Oracle
5 24 (12.18%) EnterpriseDB
6 18 (9.14%) Red Hat
6 18 (9.14%) SaltStack
7 10 (5.08%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.54%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.54%) Zend
9 4 (2.03%) IBM
9 4 (2.03%) Veeam
9 4 (2.03%) Zerto
10 3 (1.52%) NetApp
11 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.02%) Veritas
12 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.51%) Splunk