Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 149 208
Rank change year-on-year +13 +59 +47
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 168 148 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.25% 2.01% 0.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.68% 27.01% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 156 137 71
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% +2.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,875 £70,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.82% +8.33% -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 607 548 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.14% 7.44% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 536 494 409
Manchester median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,875 £58,750
North West median annual salary £47,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -10 6 £45,000 -
Wigan - 6 £67,500 - 1
Salford 0 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Sale +9 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Cheadle - 1 - - 1
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 156 (92.86%) Puppet
2 140 (83.33%) DevOps
3 127 (75.60%) Linux
4 112 (66.67%) Python
5 103 (61.31%) Ansible
6 90 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (51.19%) Amazon AWS
8 79 (47.02%) Ruby
9 78 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (45.83%) Bash Shell
11 75 (44.64%) Configuration Management
12 73 (43.45%) Jenkins
13 70 (41.67%) Docker
14 47 (27.98%) Unix
14 47 (27.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 44 (26.19%) Terraform
16 42 (25.00%) SQL
17 39 (23.21%) Windows
17 39 (23.21%) Kubernetes
18 37 (22.02%) Scrum
19 35 (20.83%) Java
20 33 (19.64%) Packer
21 29 (17.26%) Web Services
22 27 (16.07%) VMware
22 27 (16.07%) Cobbler
22 27 (16.07%) Salt
23 25 (14.88%) Finance
23 25 (14.88%) Vagrant
24 24 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
24 24 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

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 12 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 11 (6.55%) CloudStack
3 8 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.79%) Apache
6 3 (1.79%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.79%) IIS
7 2 (1.19%) Jetty
7 2 (1.19%) nginx
7 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.60%) CMS
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 86 (51.19%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (27.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (11.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.57%) SaaS
6 5 (2.98%) Office 365
6 5 (2.98%) PaaS
7 4 (2.38%) IaaS
7 4 (2.38%) npm
8 3 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.79%) Serverless
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.60%) GitHub
9 1 (0.60%) Loggly
9 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.60%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) Firewall
1 6 (3.57%) Internet
1 6 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.98%) VPN
3 4 (2.38%) DNS
3 4 (2.38%) HTTP
4 3 (1.79%) DHCP
4 3 (1.79%) FTP
4 3 (1.79%) IPsec
5 2 (1.19%) AMQP
5 2 (1.19%) SAN
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.60%) LAN
6 1 (0.60%) Network Security
6 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.74%) Big Data
1 13 (7.74%) MongoDB
2 12 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 12 (7.14%) MySQL
2 12 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.55%) Redis
4 7 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.98%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.38%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.79%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.79%) Riak
8 2 (1.19%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.60%) HBase
Development Applications
1 73 (43.45%) Jenkins
2 25 (14.88%) Vagrant
3 17 (10.12%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.74%) NuGet
5 11 (6.55%) TeamCity
6 10 (5.95%) JIRA
7 7 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (4.17%) Bitbucket
7 7 (4.17%) GitLab
8 6 (3.57%) Maven
9 5 (2.98%) Hudson
9 5 (2.98%) PyCharm
9 5 (2.98%) Travis CI
10 4 (2.38%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.38%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.38%) Selenium
11 2 (1.19%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.19%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.19%) WiX
General
1 25 (14.88%) Finance
2 9 (5.36%) Electronics
2 9 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (56.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (19.64%) Linux Engineer
2 33 (19.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 30 (17.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 26 (15.48%) AWS Engineer
4 26 (15.48%) Platform Engineer
5 25 (14.88%) AWS DevOps
6 20 (11.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 15 (8.93%) Team Leader
8 12 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) Lead DevOps
10 9 (5.36%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.36%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) Architect
11 8 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (4.17%) Consultant
13 6 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.26%) Web Services
2 22 (13.10%) .NET
2 22 (13.10%) Node.js
3 9 (5.36%) LAMP
4 8 (4.76%) HTML
4 8 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (3.57%) CSS
5 6 (3.57%) Kafka
6 5 (2.98%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.98%) React
6 5 (2.98%) Sass
6 5 (2.98%) Spring
7 4 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.38%) JMS
7 4 (2.38%) jQuery
7 4 (2.38%) Redux
7 4 (2.38%) RESTful
7 4 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.79%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.57%) Private Cloud
2 6 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 5 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.38%) Xbox
5 2 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 127 (75.60%) Linux
2 47 (27.98%) Unix
3 39 (23.21%) Windows
4 17 (10.12%) CentOS
5 10 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.98%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.38%) Debian
8 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) Fedora
9 1 (0.60%) Solaris
9 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (83.33%) DevOps
2 90 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (46.43%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (44.64%) Configuration Management
5 37 (22.02%) Scrum
6 24 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
6 24 (14.29%) DSDM
6 24 (14.29%) Open Source
6 24 (14.29%) RUP
7 23 (13.69%) Software Engineering
7 23 (13.69%) TDD
8 19 (11.31%) Test Automation
9 14 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 13 (7.74%) BDD
10 13 (7.74%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.74%) Kanban
11 12 (7.14%) Machine Learning
11 12 (7.14%) Microservices
12 9 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 112 (66.67%) Python
2 79 (47.02%) Ruby
3 77 (45.83%) Bash Shell
4 42 (25.00%) SQL
5 35 (20.83%) Java
6 24 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 15 (8.93%) JavaScript
8 14 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.95%) Go
10 9 (5.36%) C#
10 9 (5.36%) PHP
11 6 (3.57%) Perl
12 4 (2.38%) C++
12 4 (2.38%) R
12 4 (2.38%) Scala
13 2 (1.19%) Clojure
13 2 (1.19%) Erlang
13 2 (1.19%) F#
13 2 (1.19%) Haskell
13 2 (1.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (2.98%) Degree
2 4 (2.38%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) CCNP
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) GCP
1 11 (6.55%) QA
2 4 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 70 (41.67%) Docker
2 21 (12.50%) Xen
3 19 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 11 (6.55%) vSphere
5 11 (6.55%) XenServer
6 10 (5.95%) VirtualBox
7 4 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.79%) vCloud
9 1 (0.60%) HDFS
9 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 156 (92.86%) Puppet
2 103 (61.31%) Ansible
3 44 (26.19%) Terraform
4 39 (23.21%) Kubernetes
5 33 (19.64%) Packer
6 27 (16.07%) Cobbler
6 27 (16.07%) Salt
7 22 (13.10%) Tivoli
8 5 (2.98%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (2.38%) SCCM
10 3 (1.79%) Mesos
11 2 (1.19%) Marathon
11 2 (1.19%) Nagios
11 2 (1.19%) rkt
12 1 (0.60%) Consul
12 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.60%) Kibana
12 1 (0.60%) logstash
12 1 (0.60%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (16.07%) VMware
2 23 (13.69%) Oracle
2 23 (13.69%) SaltStack
3 22 (13.10%) Google
3 22 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 20 (11.90%) EnterpriseDB
5 14 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.76%) SAP
7 5 (2.98%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.38%) IBM
8 4 (2.38%) Zend
9 3 (1.79%) NetApp
10 2 (1.19%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.19%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.60%) Cisco
11 1 (0.60%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.60%) MapR
11 1 (0.60%) New Relic
11 1 (0.60%) Sitecore