Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 145 105 156
Rank change year-on-year -40 +51 -52
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 113 67 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.98% 2.34% 1.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.98% 13.90% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 108 62 75
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £31,550
25th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £75,625
90th Percentile £81,625 £72,375 £77,500
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -6.78% +9.92%

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 1,029 482 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.04% 16.84% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 780 429 618
10th Percentile £39,425 £37,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £37,115
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £72,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £49,482
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.10% +2.02%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in Manchester.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Manchester

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 4 December 2021. 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
Stockport -2 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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.

1 107 (94.69%) Puppet
2 98 (86.73%) DevOps
3 90 (79.65%) Terraform
3 90 (79.65%) AWS
4 83 (73.45%) Kubernetes
5 82 (72.57%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (69.03%) Docker
7 69 (61.06%) Python
8 68 (60.18%) Configuration Management
9 59 (52.21%) Linux
9 59 (52.21%) Infrastructure as Code
10 56 (49.56%) Deployment Automation
10 56 (49.56%) Ansible
10 56 (49.56%) Azure
11 54 (47.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 50 (44.25%) Ruby
13 49 (43.36%) SaltStack
14 46 (40.71%) Bash Shell
15 41 (36.28%) Scrum
16 37 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (30.97%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (30.09%) Pulumi
18 34 (30.09%) Go
18 34 (30.09%) Jenkins
19 32 (28.32%) SQL
20 26 (23.01%) Migration
21 24 (21.24%) MySQL
21 24 (21.24%) Amazon EKS
22 23 (20.35%) PostgreSQL
22 23 (20.35%) 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 7 (6.19%) Apache
2 2 (1.77%) Confluence
2 2 (1.77%) nginx
2 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.88%) JBoss
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 90 (79.65%) AWS
2 56 (49.56%) Azure
3 54 (47.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 34 (30.09%) Pulumi
5 24 (21.24%) Amazon EKS
6 20 (17.70%) GCP
7 16 (14.16%) SaaS
8 11 (9.73%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 11 (9.73%) Datadog
8 11 (9.73%) IaaS
9 9 (7.96%) PaaS
10 6 (5.31%) GitHub
11 5 (4.42%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (4.42%) Amazon S3
11 5 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (4.42%) Serverless
11 5 (4.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (3.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (1.77%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Internet
2 3 (2.65%) DNS
2 3 (2.65%) HTTP
2 3 (2.65%) SMTP
2 3 (2.65%) SSL
2 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.65%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.24%) MySQL
2 23 (20.35%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (11.50%) Redis
4 12 (10.62%) MongoDB
5 11 (9.73%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (9.73%) MariaDB
6 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.65%) Big Data
8 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.88%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (30.09%) Jenkins
2 23 (20.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.73%) GitLab
3 11 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (7.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.42%) JIRA
6 3 (2.65%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.65%) CF BOSH
6 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.65%) Gradle
6 3 (2.65%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.77%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.88%) JUnit
8 1 (0.88%) Mockito
8 1 (0.88%) Pa11y
8 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
1 2 (1.77%) Finance
1 2 (1.77%) Games
2 1 (0.88%) Banking
2 1 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (0.88%) Law
2 1 (0.88%) Public Sector
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
2 1 (0.88%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 84 (74.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (41.59%) AWS Engineer
3 46 (40.71%) AWS DevOps
3 46 (40.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 24 (21.24%) Azure Engineer
5 22 (19.47%) Azure DevOps
5 22 (19.47%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (10.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Architect
8 5 (4.42%) Lead DevOps
9 4 (3.54%) Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) Unix Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 2 (1.77%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (1.77%) Technical Leader
11 2 (1.77%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) ARM Templates
2 6 (5.31%) Spring
2 6 (5.31%) Spring Boot
3 3 (2.65%) Java EE
4 2 (1.77%) MyBatis
4 2 (1.77%) Node.js
4 2 (1.77%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.77%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (1.77%) Vue.js
4 2 (1.77%) Web Services
4 2 (1.77%) Zuul
5 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.88%) Hystrix
5 1 (0.88%) Kafka
5 1 (0.88%) Keycloak
5 1 (0.88%) PySpark
5 1 (0.88%) React
5 1 (0.88%) REST
5 1 (0.88%) Spring Batch
5 1 (0.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Enterprise Cloud
2 11 (9.73%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (8.85%) Public Cloud
4 7 (6.19%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.42%) Clustering
5 5 (4.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 59 (52.21%) Linux
2 19 (16.81%) Windows
3 14 (12.39%) Unix
4 5 (4.42%) AIX
4 5 (4.42%) HPUX
4 5 (4.42%) Solaris
4 5 (4.42%) SUSE
5 2 (1.77%) Android
5 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Mesosphere
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (86.73%) DevOps
2 82 (72.57%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (60.18%) Configuration Management
4 59 (52.21%) Infrastructure as Code
5 56 (49.56%) Deployment Automation
6 41 (36.28%) Scrum
7 37 (32.74%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (30.97%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (23.01%) Migration
10 13 (11.50%) Load Balancing
11 12 (10.62%) Analytics
12 11 (9.73%) DSDM
12 11 (9.73%) Open Source
12 11 (9.73%) RUP
12 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
12 11 (9.73%) Web Application Development
13 8 (7.08%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.19%) Coaching
14 7 (6.19%) Fintech
14 7 (6.19%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.06%) Python
2 50 (44.25%) Ruby
3 46 (40.71%) Bash Shell
4 34 (30.09%) Go
5 32 (28.32%) SQL
6 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
7 19 (16.81%) Java
7 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
8 18 (15.93%) TypeScript
9 17 (15.04%) C#
10 16 (14.16%) Shell Script
11 14 (12.39%) Groovy
12 11 (9.73%) PHP
13 7 (6.19%) Perl
14 5 (4.42%) C
15 3 (2.65%) R
16 2 (1.77%) C++
17 1 (0.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 22 (19.47%) AWS Certification
2 14 (12.39%) SC Cleared
2 14 (12.39%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 78 (69.03%) Docker
2 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 107 (94.69%) Puppet
2 90 (79.65%) Terraform
3 83 (73.45%) Kubernetes
4 56 (49.56%) Ansible
5 15 (13.27%) Grafana
5 15 (13.27%) Prometheus
6 11 (9.73%) Cobbler
7 6 (5.31%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.65%) Packer
9 2 (1.77%) Rancher
9 2 (1.77%) Rsyslog
9 2 (1.77%) Salt
10 1 (0.88%) Argo
Vendors
1 49 (43.36%) SaltStack
2 14 (12.39%) Google
3 11 (9.73%) New Relic
4 7 (6.19%) Oracle
5 6 (5.31%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.42%) HP
6 5 (4.42%) VMware
7 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.77%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.77%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.88%) Splunk