Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 141 172
Rank change year-on-year +41 +31 +46
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 220 171 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.07% 2.20% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.41% 27.14% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 186 160 114
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,550 £70,000
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 748 630 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.44% 8.09% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 632 553 472
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £25,775
90th Percentile £76,125 £66,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -7 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Stockport - 5 £50,000 -
Rochdale +22 3 £49,000 +6.52% 1
Salford -12 2 £42,500 -32.00%
Cheadle - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 201 (91.36%) Puppet
2 197 (89.55%) DevOps
3 176 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
4 138 (62.73%) Docker
5 132 (60.00%) Linux
6 114 (51.82%) Ansible
7 104 (47.27%) Configuration Management
8 102 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (45.45%) Python
9 100 (45.45%) Terraform
10 94 (42.73%) Jenkins
11 88 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 82 (37.27%) Bash Shell
13 80 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
14 76 (34.55%) Kubernetes
15 67 (30.45%) Ruby
16 64 (29.09%) Java
17 55 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
18 47 (21.36%) Internet
19 46 (20.91%) AWS CloudFormation
20 45 (20.45%) ITIL
21 42 (19.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 38 (17.27%) Windows
23 35 (15.91%) SQL
24 34 (15.45%) OO
24 34 (15.45%) ITIL Certification
24 34 (15.45%) BCP
24 34 (15.45%) Information Security
25 33 (15.00%) Internet of Things
26 32 (14.55%) 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 15 (6.82%) JBoss
2 11 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 9 (4.09%) Apache Solr
4 9 (4.09%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (3.18%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.27%) IIS
7 4 (1.82%) Apache
7 4 (1.82%) CloudStack
7 4 (1.82%) Confluence
8 2 (0.91%) Jetty
8 2 (0.91%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 176 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 46 (20.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (8.64%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (7.73%) SaaS
7 16 (7.27%) IBM Cloud
8 13 (5.91%) GitHub
9 9 (4.09%) IaaS
10 8 (3.64%) OpenShift
11 5 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (1.82%) PaaS
13 3 (1.36%) AWS Fargate
13 3 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (1.36%) Serverless
14 2 (0.91%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.45%) Akamai
15 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.45%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 47 (21.36%) Internet
2 24 (10.91%) Firewall
3 13 (5.91%) VPN
4 12 (5.45%) DNS
5 11 (5.00%) SSL
6 5 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.36%) Broadband
7 3 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.45%) DHCP
8 1 (0.45%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.45%) LAN
8 1 (0.45%) PPP
8 1 (0.45%) SAN
8 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.27%) MongoDB
2 21 (9.55%) MySQL
3 18 (8.18%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.36%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.36%) Big Data
7 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 94 (42.73%) Jenkins
2 42 (19.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 31 (14.09%) TeamCity
4 21 (9.55%) Git (software)
5 18 (8.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 18 (8.18%) Travis CI
6 14 (6.36%) Hudson
7 12 (5.45%) Bitbucket
7 12 (5.45%) Subversion
7 12 (5.45%) Vagrant
8 9 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (3.64%) SonarQube
10 6 (2.73%) JIRA
10 6 (2.73%) Selenium
11 5 (2.27%) Codeship
12 4 (1.82%) CircleCI
12 4 (1.82%) Robot Framework
13 3 (1.36%) Ant
13 3 (1.36%) Maven
14 2 (0.91%) Gradle
General
1 21 (9.55%) Finance
2 16 (7.27%) Retail
3 3 (1.36%) Games
3 3 (1.36%) Marketing
4 2 (0.91%) Back Office
4 2 (0.91%) Electronics
4 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 136 (61.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (15.91%) Senior DevOps
2 35 (15.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 34 (15.45%) Consultant
4 33 (15.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 28 (12.73%) AWS DevOps
5 28 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 17 (7.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 17 (7.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 15 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (6.82%) Trainer
10 14 (6.36%) Platform Engineer
11 9 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.09%) Lead DevOps
11 9 (4.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.09%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.64%) Administrator
12 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.64%) Elastic Stack
2 18 (8.18%) Sensu
3 12 (5.45%) .NET
4 9 (4.09%) Node.js
5 7 (3.18%) Web Services
6 6 (2.73%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.27%) LAMP
8 4 (1.82%) Spring
9 3 (1.36%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.36%) CSS
9 3 (1.36%) CSS3
9 3 (1.36%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.36%) HTML
9 3 (1.36%) HTML5
9 3 (1.36%) REST
9 3 (1.36%) XML
10 2 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.91%) React Native
11 1 (0.45%) Kafka
11 1 (0.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.00%) Internet of Things
2 24 (10.91%) Public Cloud
3 14 (6.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.18%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.27%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.91%) Infotainment
8 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) Fintech
9 1 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 132 (60.00%) Linux
2 38 (17.27%) Windows
3 29 (13.18%) Unix
4 21 (9.55%) CentOS
4 21 (9.55%) Ubuntu
5 9 (4.09%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.64%) Debian
7 4 (1.82%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.91%) Android
8 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.45%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (89.55%) DevOps
2 104 (47.27%) Configuration Management
3 102 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (20.45%) ITIL
6 34 (15.45%) BCP
6 34 (15.45%) Information Security
6 34 (15.45%) OO
7 30 (13.64%) Open Source
8 29 (13.18%) Scrum
9 25 (11.36%) Microservices
10 22 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
11 19 (8.64%) Test Automation
12 18 (8.18%) Continuous Deployment
13 17 (7.73%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (7.73%) Load Balancing
14 16 (7.27%) Mentoring
15 15 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (6.82%) Time Management
16 14 (6.36%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 100 (45.45%) Python
2 82 (37.27%) Bash Shell
3 67 (30.45%) Ruby
4 64 (29.09%) Java
5 35 (15.91%) SQL
6 30 (13.64%) Go
7 23 (10.45%) PowerShell
8 17 (7.73%) JavaScript
9 16 (7.27%) Perl
9 16 (7.27%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.73%) PHP
10 6 (2.73%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.82%) C#
11 4 (1.82%) Java 8
12 3 (1.36%) C++
13 2 (0.91%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (15.45%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (7.73%) Degree
3 13 (5.91%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.91%) MCITP
4 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.73%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) GDPR
2 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 138 (62.73%) Docker
2 29 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.82%) vSphere
5 4 (1.82%) Xen
5 4 (1.82%) XenServer
6 2 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 201 (91.36%) Puppet
2 114 (51.82%) Ansible
3 100 (45.45%) Terraform
4 76 (34.55%) Kubernetes
5 30 (13.64%) Graphite
6 26 (11.82%) Packer
7 22 (10.00%) Salt
8 17 (7.73%) Prometheus
9 14 (6.36%) Grafana
10 12 (5.45%) Consul
10 12 (5.45%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (5.45%) Nagios
10 12 (5.45%) Opsview
10 12 (5.45%) ZABBIX
11 11 (5.00%) Cobbler
12 4 (1.82%) CFEngine
13 3 (1.36%) Kibana
14 2 (0.91%) Rancher
14 2 (0.91%) SCCM
14 2 (0.91%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (14.55%) VMware
2 20 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 18 (8.18%) Oracle
4 15 (6.82%) Atlassian
5 12 (5.45%) Google
6 9 (4.09%) Aquila
7 7 (3.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.73%) RedGate
9 3 (1.36%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.91%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.91%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix
11 1 (0.45%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.45%) Polycom
11 1 (0.45%) SAP
11 1 (0.45%) TOWER Software