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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 134 166
Rank change year-on-year +31 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 107 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.73% 1.44% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.14% 21.59% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 98 36 25
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 355 227 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.05% 6.65% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 312 162 147
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Altrincham - 6 £45,000 -
Stockport +2 4 £35,000 -14.11% 3
Sale - 2 £47,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £46,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 156 (86.19%) Puppet
2 138 (76.24%) DevOps
3 113 (62.43%) Python
4 110 (60.77%) Linux
5 97 (53.59%) Ansible
6 90 (49.72%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (48.07%) Configuration Management
8 85 (46.96%) Amazon AWS
9 83 (45.86%) Ruby
10 79 (43.65%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (41.99%) Jenkins
12 72 (39.78%) Scrum
13 63 (34.81%) Unix
13 63 (34.81%) Bash Shell
14 62 (34.25%) Docker
15 58 (32.04%) OpenStack
16 54 (29.83%) Shell Script
17 53 (29.28%) SQL
18 48 (26.52%) Oracle
19 42 (23.20%) Windows
19 42 (23.20%) DSDM
20 41 (22.65%) Java
21 40 (22.10%) Red Hat
22 39 (21.55%) vSphere
23 38 (20.99%) RUP
23 38 (20.99%) VMware
24 37 (20.44%) Perl
25 36 (19.89%) Microsoft Azure
25 36 (19.89%) Xen
26 34 (18.78%) SQL Server

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 (32.04%) OpenStack
2 34 (18.78%) CloudStack
3 25 (13.81%) WebLogic
4 22 (12.15%) WebSphere
5 21 (11.60%) JBoss
6 14 (7.73%) Apache Spark
7 11 (6.08%) Tomcat
8 9 (4.97%) Jetty
9 8 (4.42%) Apache
9 8 (4.42%) Apache Solr
9 8 (4.42%) Confluence
9 8 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (4.42%) IIS
10 6 (3.31%) nginx
11 3 (1.66%) CMS
12 2 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (1.10%) WordPress
13 1 (0.55%) Mongrel
Applications
1 3 (1.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 85 (46.96%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (19.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (6.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (6.08%) PaaS
5 9 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.97%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.21%) IaaS
6 4 (2.21%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.66%) GitHub
8 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.55%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.55%) Heroku
8 1 (0.55%) Office 365
8 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.05%) Firewall
2 11 (6.08%) Kerberos
3 8 (4.42%) Internet
4 7 (3.87%) SAN
5 4 (2.21%) DHCP
5 4 (2.21%) DNS
6 2 (1.10%) NAS
6 2 (1.10%) WAN
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.55%) IPsec
7 1 (0.55%) LAN
7 1 (0.55%) LDAP
7 1 (0.55%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.60%) Hadoop
3 16 (8.84%) Big Data
3 16 (8.84%) MySQL
4 12 (6.63%) Redis
5 10 (5.52%) Couchbase
5 10 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.97%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.42%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.42%) Riak
8 6 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 76 (41.99%) Jenkins
2 26 (14.36%) TeamCity
3 25 (13.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (11.05%) Git (software)
5 16 (8.84%) Hudson
5 16 (8.84%) Vagrant
6 13 (7.18%) GoCD
6 13 (7.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 11 (6.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (5.52%) JIRA
9 9 (4.97%) Bitbucket
9 9 (4.97%) Subversion
10 7 (3.87%) Maven
10 7 (3.87%) Mercurial
10 7 (3.87%) MSBuild
11 6 (3.31%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.76%) Ant
12 5 (2.76%) ClearCase
12 5 (2.76%) Selenium
General
1 22 (12.15%) Retail
2 14 (7.73%) Finance
3 9 (4.97%) Banking
4 7 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.76%) Electronics
5 5 (2.76%) Marketing
5 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (50.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (14.36%) Platform Engineer
3 25 (13.81%) Developer
3 25 (13.81%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (12.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 22 (12.15%) AWS Engineer
6 20 (11.05%) Architect
6 20 (11.05%) Cloud Architect
7 16 (8.84%) Automation Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 12 (6.63%) AWS Developer
8 12 (6.63%) DevOps Architect
9 11 (6.08%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.42%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (4.42%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.42%) VMware Engineer
11 7 (3.87%) Cloud Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.87%) Senior DevOps
11 7 (3.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.81%) Web Services
2 24 (13.26%) .NET
3 10 (5.52%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (4.42%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.42%) Lucene
4 8 (4.42%) React
5 6 (3.31%) HTML
5 6 (3.31%) J2EE
5 6 (3.31%) Node.js
6 5 (2.76%) CSS
6 5 (2.76%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.21%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.21%) LAMP
7 4 (2.21%) MSMQ
7 4 (2.21%) REST
8 3 (1.66%) Ember.js
8 3 (1.66%) XML
9 2 (1.10%) Kafka
9 2 (1.10%) Laravel
9 2 (1.10%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.97%) Public Cloud
2 7 (3.87%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.76%) iPad
4 4 (2.21%) Clustering
5 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.66%) VLE
6 1 (0.55%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (60.77%) Linux
2 63 (34.81%) Unix
3 42 (23.20%) Windows
4 30 (16.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (9.39%) Debian
6 16 (8.84%) CentOS
7 12 (6.63%) Ubuntu
8 8 (4.42%) Android
8 8 (4.42%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.42%) Windows Server
9 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.21%) SUSE
11 2 (1.10%) Solaris
12 1 (0.55%) Fedora
12 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (76.24%) DevOps
2 90 (49.72%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (48.07%) Configuration Management
4 79 (43.65%) Continuous Integration
5 72 (39.78%) Scrum
6 42 (23.20%) DSDM
7 38 (20.99%) RUP
8 24 (13.26%) E-Commerce
9 21 (11.60%) ITIL
9 21 (11.60%) TDD
10 17 (9.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (9.39%) Mentoring
11 16 (8.84%) Coaching
11 16 (8.84%) Software Engineering
12 15 (8.29%) Open Source
13 14 (7.73%) Microservices
14 13 (7.18%) Kanban
14 13 (7.18%) Low Latency
14 13 (7.18%) OWASP
15 12 (6.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 113 (62.43%) Python
2 83 (45.86%) Ruby
3 63 (34.81%) Bash Shell
4 54 (29.83%) Shell Script
5 53 (29.28%) SQL
6 41 (22.65%) Java
7 37 (20.44%) Perl
8 26 (14.36%) Go
8 26 (14.36%) PowerShell
9 16 (8.84%) PHP
10 15 (8.29%) C#
11 10 (5.52%) C++
11 10 (5.52%) JavaScript
12 7 (3.87%) Korn
13 4 (2.21%) Groovy
14 3 (1.66%) Scala
15 1 (0.55%) Erlang
15 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.94%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) ISEB
2 4 (2.21%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) GCP
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (34.25%) Docker
2 39 (21.55%) vSphere
3 36 (19.89%) Xen
4 33 (18.23%) XenServer
5 22 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (7.18%) Active Directory
6 13 (7.18%) vCloud
7 8 (4.42%) Hyper-V
8 7 (3.87%) VirtualBox
9 4 (2.21%) PowerHA
10 2 (1.10%) KVM
11 1 (0.55%) Varnish
11 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 156 (86.19%) Puppet
2 97 (53.59%) Ansible
3 31 (17.13%) Cobbler
4 30 (16.57%) Terraform
4 30 (16.57%) Tivoli
5 25 (13.81%) Salt
6 14 (7.73%) Kibana
6 14 (7.73%) logstash
7 12 (6.63%) Packer
8 10 (5.52%) SCCM
9 7 (3.87%) Nagios
10 6 (3.31%) vMotion
11 5 (2.76%) Kubernetes
12 4 (2.21%) CFEngine
12 4 (2.21%) Graphite
12 4 (2.21%) Mesos
13 3 (1.66%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (1.10%) Icinga
15 1 (0.55%) Capistrano
15 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 48 (26.52%) Oracle
2 40 (22.10%) Red Hat
3 38 (20.99%) VMware
4 33 (18.23%) EnterpriseDB
5 22 (12.15%) Google
6 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.42%) Zerto
8 7 (3.87%) Veeam
9 6 (3.31%) SaltStack
10 5 (2.76%) Aquila
10 5 (2.76%) SAP
11 4 (2.21%) Cisco
11 4 (2.21%) Veritas
12 2 (1.10%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.10%) Zend
13 1 (0.55%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.55%) Intel Security
13 1 (0.55%) NetApp
13 1 (0.55%) Palo Alto
13 1 (0.55%) Symantec
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Invosys
Salary: Competitive Salary - Dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum dep on experience + on call allowance + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago