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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 140 172
Rank change year-on-year +55 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 148 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.53% 1.20% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 39.47% 15.91% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 138 35 10
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £48,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% -  

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 375 264 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 8.95% 7.55% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 343 231 124
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 12 £37,500 -
Rochdale - 6 £46,000 -
Stockport -15 4 £33,750 +7.14%
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 232 (91.34%) Puppet
2 200 (78.74%) DevOps
3 166 (65.35%) Python
4 159 (62.60%) Linux
5 153 (60.24%) Ansible
6 124 (48.82%) Amazon AWS
7 117 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (39.76%) Unix
9 95 (37.40%) Continuous Integration
10 94 (37.01%) Ruby
11 91 (35.83%) SQL
11 91 (35.83%) Configuration Management
12 90 (35.43%) Jenkins
13 83 (32.68%) Docker
14 78 (30.71%) Windows
15 76 (29.92%) Shell Script
15 76 (29.92%) Bash Shell
16 73 (28.74%) Java
17 66 (25.98%) Scrum
18 64 (25.20%) Microsoft Azure
19 58 (22.83%) OpenStack
20 56 (22.05%) Google
21 53 (20.87%) Open Source
21 53 (20.87%) Finance
22 52 (20.47%) VMware
23 50 (19.69%) SQL Server
24 49 (19.29%) Hadoop
24 49 (19.29%) Big Data
25 47 (18.50%) Go
26 46 (18.11%) .NET

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 58 (22.83%) OpenStack
2 34 (13.39%) Apache Spark
3 30 (11.81%) CloudStack
4 19 (7.48%) Apache
5 17 (6.69%) nginx
6 13 (5.12%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.94%) Tomcat
8 9 (3.54%) JBoss
8 9 (3.54%) WebSphere
9 8 (3.15%) Confluence
10 5 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.97%) Jetty
11 3 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (1.18%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.79%) IIS
13 1 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.39%) CMS
13 1 (0.39%) Mongrel
13 1 (0.39%) Tornado
13 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 39 (15.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.79%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 124 (48.82%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (25.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (16.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (9.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (4.72%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.54%) PaaS
7 8 (3.15%) OpenShift
8 7 (2.76%) GitHub
9 5 (1.97%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.39%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.39%) Heroku
10 1 (0.39%) IaaS
10 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.30%) Firewall
2 13 (5.12%) Kerberos
3 6 (2.36%) Internet
3 6 (2.36%) WAN
4 5 (1.97%) SAN
4 5 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) AMQP
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.39%) DHCP
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
5 1 (0.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 49 (19.29%) Big Data
2 49 (19.29%) Hadoop
3 34 (13.39%) Relational Database
4 24 (9.45%) MySQL
5 13 (5.12%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.97%) Couchbase
8 5 (1.97%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.97%) Redis
9 4 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.57%) Riak
10 2 (0.79%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 90 (35.43%) Jenkins
2 33 (12.99%) Git (software)
3 30 (11.81%) TeamCity
4 28 (11.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 20 (7.87%) Sonatype Nexus
6 18 (7.09%) JIRA
7 16 (6.30%) Hudson
8 15 (5.91%) GoCD
9 14 (5.51%) Bitbucket
9 14 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (5.51%) Vagrant
10 12 (4.72%) GitLab
10 12 (4.72%) NuGet
10 12 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (3.94%) Maven
12 8 (3.15%) Subversion
13 6 (2.36%) MSBuild
14 5 (1.97%) Selenium
15 4 (1.57%) CruiseControl
15 4 (1.57%) Mercurial
General
1 53 (20.87%) Finance
2 41 (16.14%) Manufacturing
3 40 (15.75%) Marketing
4 39 (15.35%) Electronics
4 39 (15.35%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.91%) Retail
6 7 (2.76%) Games
7 5 (1.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (51.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (16.54%) Linux Engineer
3 38 (14.96%) Architect
3 38 (14.96%) Cloud Architect
3 38 (14.96%) Cloud Engineer
4 33 (12.99%) Platform Engineer
5 31 (12.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 31 (12.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 30 (11.81%) DevOps Architect
7 23 (9.06%) AWS Engineer
8 22 (8.66%) Lead DevOps
9 21 (8.27%) Automation Engineer
9 21 (8.27%) Developer
10 19 (7.48%) Software Engineer
11 18 (7.09%) Administrator
11 18 (7.09%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (6.30%) AWS DevOps
12 16 (6.30%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (6.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (5.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.11%) .NET
2 22 (8.66%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (8.27%) MSMQ
4 20 (7.87%) Web Services
5 12 (4.72%) LAMP
6 8 (3.15%) CSS
6 8 (3.15%) HTML
7 7 (2.76%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (2.76%) Node.js
8 6 (2.36%) J2EE
9 5 (1.97%) XML
10 4 (1.57%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.18%) Laravel
11 3 (1.18%) Lucene
11 3 (1.18%) React
11 3 (1.18%) Spring
11 3 (1.18%) Spring Boot
12 2 (0.79%) Backbone.js
12 2 (0.79%) CSS3
12 2 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.35%) Public Cloud
2 16 (6.30%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.54%) Clustering
4 9 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.15%) iPad
6 6 (2.36%) User Experience
7 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.39%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 159 (62.60%) Linux
2 101 (39.76%) Unix
3 78 (30.71%) Windows
4 25 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.33%) Debian
5 11 (4.33%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.15%) CentOS
7 4 (1.57%) HPUX
7 4 (1.57%) SUSE
7 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.18%) Android
8 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (78.74%) DevOps
2 117 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (37.40%) Continuous Integration
4 91 (35.83%) Configuration Management
5 66 (25.98%) Scrum
6 53 (20.87%) Open Source
7 40 (15.75%) Digital Marketing
7 40 (15.75%) Machine Learning
8 39 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (15.35%) Programme Management
9 36 (14.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 34 (13.39%) DSDM
10 34 (13.39%) RUP
10 34 (13.39%) Software Engineering
11 26 (10.24%) Analytics
12 25 (9.84%) TDD
13 24 (9.45%) Mentoring
14 23 (9.06%) Test Automation
15 18 (7.09%) E-Commerce
16 17 (6.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 166 (65.35%) Python
2 94 (37.01%) Ruby
3 91 (35.83%) SQL
4 76 (29.92%) Bash Shell
4 76 (29.92%) Shell Script
5 73 (28.74%) Java
6 47 (18.50%) Go
7 38 (14.96%) PowerShell
8 37 (14.57%) C++
9 35 (13.78%) Perl
10 18 (7.09%) PHP
11 15 (5.91%) C#
11 15 (5.91%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.76%) Scala
13 5 (1.97%) Korn
14 4 (1.57%) Groovy
15 2 (0.79%) C
15 2 (0.79%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.79%) PHP 7
16 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (14.17%) Degree
2 6 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) ISEB
4 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.02%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) GCP
System Software
1 83 (32.68%) Docker
2 41 (16.14%) Xen
3 32 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (11.42%) vSphere
4 29 (11.42%) XenServer
5 18 (7.09%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.72%) VirtualBox
7 11 (4.33%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (3.54%) PowerHA
9 7 (2.76%) Active Directory
10 4 (1.57%) KVM
11 3 (1.18%) vCloud
12 1 (0.39%) etcd
12 1 (0.39%) flannel
Systems Management
1 232 (91.34%) Puppet
2 153 (60.24%) Ansible
3 37 (14.57%) Terraform
4 30 (11.81%) Cobbler
4 30 (11.81%) Tivoli
5 21 (8.27%) Mesos
6 17 (6.69%) Salt
7 15 (5.91%) Packer
8 13 (5.12%) Kubernetes
9 9 (3.54%) CFEngine
9 9 (3.54%) Kibana
9 9 (3.54%) logstash
9 9 (3.54%) Nagios
10 5 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.57%) Cacti
11 4 (1.57%) Graphite
12 1 (0.39%) Consul
12 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.39%) Icinga
12 1 (0.39%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 56 (22.05%) Google
2 52 (20.47%) VMware
3 44 (17.32%) Red Hat
4 40 (15.75%) Oracle
5 39 (15.35%) SAP
6 29 (11.42%) EnterpriseDB
7 15 (5.91%) Atlassian
7 15 (5.91%) Microsoft
8 9 (3.54%) Veritas
9 8 (3.15%) SaltStack
10 7 (2.76%) Rackspace
11 6 (2.36%) Veeam
11 6 (2.36%) Zerto
12 5 (1.97%) Aquila
13 4 (1.57%) Zend
14 3 (1.18%) Cisco
14 3 (1.18%) NetApp
15 2 (0.79%) HP
16 1 (0.39%) Apple
16 1 (0.39%) Juniper
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