Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 114 111
Rank change year-on-year -30 -3 +66
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 119 196 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.95% 2.76% 2.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.32% 30.02% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 94 168 203
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,275 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +16.67%

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 729 653 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.96% 9.21% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 576 564 640
Manchester median annual salary £53,963 £48,500 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.26% +11.17% +2.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,500 £25,725
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £69,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +14.12% -

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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
Rochdale - 4 £49,000 -
Cheadle 0 1 £45,000 -
Salford -25 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £52,500 - 1
Opscode Chef
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 90 (75.63%) Puppet
2 88 (73.95%) DevOps
3 81 (68.07%) Amazon AWS
4 70 (58.82%) Docker
5 59 (49.58%) Linux
6 56 (47.06%) Bash Shell
7 51 (42.86%) Ansible
8 49 (41.18%) Configuration Management
9 46 (38.66%) Jenkins
10 44 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (31.93%) Terraform
13 36 (30.25%) MySQL
14 34 (28.57%) Kubernetes
15 31 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
15 31 (26.05%) Internet
16 30 (25.21%) Git (software)
16 30 (25.21%) MongoDB
17 29 (24.37%) Test Automation
18 27 (22.69%) Google Cloud Platform
19 25 (21.01%) Java
19 25 (21.01%) JavaScript
19 25 (21.01%) Python
20 24 (20.17%) Infrastructure as Code
21 23 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
22 21 (17.65%) Atlassian
22 21 (17.65%) Windows
23 20 (16.81%) Information Security
23 20 (16.81%) Vagrant
24 19 (15.97%) Ruby

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 9 (7.56%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.88%) IIS
3 6 (5.04%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.20%) Confluence
5 4 (3.36%) nginx
6 3 (2.52%) Apache
6 3 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.52%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 81 (68.07%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (22.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (15.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (10.92%) SaaS
6 12 (10.08%) GitHub
7 8 (6.72%) IaaS
7 8 (6.72%) PaaS
8 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.52%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.68%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.68%) Serverless
10 1 (0.84%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.84%) AWS Fargate
10 1 (0.84%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.84%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.84%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.05%) Internet
2 9 (7.56%) DNS
2 9 (7.56%) Firewall
2 9 (7.56%) SSL
3 6 (5.04%) WAN
4 4 (3.36%) Broadband
4 4 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.36%) VLAN
4 4 (3.36%) VPN
5 1 (0.84%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.84%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.25%) MySQL
2 30 (25.21%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.61%) NoSQL
3 15 (12.61%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (9.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.36%) Redis
7 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.52%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.84%) Big Data
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 46 (38.66%) Jenkins
2 30 (25.21%) Git (software)
3 20 (16.81%) Vagrant
4 17 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 15 (12.61%) SonarQube
6 14 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (10.08%) webpack
8 11 (9.24%) Appium
9 9 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (6.72%) CircleCI
10 8 (6.72%) Codeship
11 7 (5.88%) PHPUnit
12 6 (5.04%) GoCD
13 5 (4.20%) JIRA
13 5 (4.20%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (3.36%) Bitbucket
14 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (2.52%) Artifactory
15 3 (2.52%) Gerrit
15 3 (2.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (8.40%) Finance
1 10 (8.40%) Retail
2 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
4 1 (0.84%) Electronics
4 1 (0.84%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (50.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (18.49%) AWS Engineer
2 22 (18.49%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (16.81%) AWS DevOps
3 20 (16.81%) Developer
4 19 (15.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 18 (15.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 18 (15.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 16 (13.45%) Consultant
6 16 (13.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 13 (10.92%) PHP Developer
8 12 (10.08%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 11 (9.24%) QA Engineer
10 10 (8.40%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (7.56%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (7.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (5.88%) Senior Developer
13 7 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
14 6 (5.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.76%) CSS
1 14 (11.76%) HTML
2 13 (10.92%) Laravel
3 12 (10.08%) Gherkin
3 12 (10.08%) Node.js
4 11 (9.24%) React Native
5 7 (5.88%) Symfony
6 6 (5.04%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (5.04%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (5.04%) Sensu
7 5 (4.20%) JSON
8 4 (3.36%) Web Services
9 3 (2.52%) LAMP
9 3 (2.52%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (2.52%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (0.84%) HTML5
10 1 (0.84%) LESS
10 1 (0.84%) Middleware
10 1 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Internet of Things
2 14 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 12 (10.08%) Cloud Native
4 11 (9.24%) Infotainment
5 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.52%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.52%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 59 (49.58%) Linux
2 21 (17.65%) Windows
3 15 (12.61%) Unix
4 11 (9.24%) Android
4 11 (9.24%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.04%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.36%) CentOS
7 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.68%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.84%) Debian
9 1 (0.84%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (73.95%) DevOps
2 49 (41.18%) Configuration Management
3 44 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (24.37%) Test Automation
6 24 (20.17%) Infrastructure as Code
7 23 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (16.81%) Information Security
9 17 (14.29%) OO
10 16 (13.45%) BCP
10 16 (13.45%) ITIL
11 15 (12.61%) BDD
11 15 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 15 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (11.76%) Microservices
12 14 (11.76%) SDLC
13 13 (10.92%) MVC
13 13 (10.92%) OOP
13 13 (10.92%) Process Improvement
14 12 (10.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 25 (21.01%) Java
2 25 (21.01%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.01%) Python
3 19 (15.97%) Ruby
4 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 15 (12.61%) PHP
6 9 (7.56%) Perl
6 9 (7.56%) SQL
7 6 (5.04%) PHP 7
8 4 (3.36%) Go
9 3 (2.52%) C#
10 2 (1.68%) R
11 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.56%) AWS Certification
3 6 (5.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 70 (58.82%) Docker
2 14 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.04%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.52%) Varnish
4 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.68%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.84%) KVM
6 1 (0.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 90 (75.63%) Puppet
2 51 (42.86%) Ansible
3 38 (31.93%) Terraform
4 34 (28.57%) Kubernetes
5 8 (6.72%) CFEngine
6 6 (5.04%) Graphite
7 3 (2.52%) Grafana
7 3 (2.52%) Graylog
7 3 (2.52%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.52%) Kibana
7 3 (2.52%) logstash
7 3 (2.52%) Nessus
7 3 (2.52%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.52%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.84%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 21 (17.65%) Atlassian
2 17 (14.29%) VMware
3 11 (9.24%) Google
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco
5 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.36%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.52%) NetApp
7 2 (1.68%) Meraki
8 1 (0.84%) Polycom
8 1 (0.84%) SAP