Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > North East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 96 104
Rank change year-on-year +38 +8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 66 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.48% 0.62% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 49.25% 5.51% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 98 7 19
North East median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £40,875 £33,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,000 £61,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year - +0.84% +3.48%

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 134 127 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.10% 11.17% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 124 105 97
North East median annual salary £48,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.36% +1.30% +18.46%
10th Percentile £27,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £48,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the North East

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the North East.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the North East

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the North East over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the North East

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Tyne and Wear +20 53 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Durham +14 3 £60,000 +71.43%
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 66 (100.00%) Puppet
1 66 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (80.30%) Configuration Management
3 45 (68.18%) Ansible
4 43 (65.15%) Amazon AWS
5 38 (57.58%) Linux
6 37 (56.06%) Bash Shell
7 31 (46.97%) Docker
8 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
9 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (39.39%) Java
11 25 (37.88%) Python
11 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
13 20 (30.30%) Terraform
14 19 (28.79%) TeamCity
15 18 (27.27%) NoSQL
16 17 (25.76%) MongoDB
17 16 (24.24%) Data Analytics
17 16 (24.24%) Analytics
17 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
17 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
17 16 (24.24%) DNS
17 16 (24.24%) Deployment Automation
18 15 (22.73%) Kubernetes
18 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
19 14 (21.21%) Ruby
19 14 (21.21%) Games
19 14 (21.21%) C++
19 14 (21.21%) Test Automation

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 13 (19.70%) Apache Solr
1 13 (19.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 43 (65.15%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (19.70%) SaaS
4 9 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (12.12%) Datadog
5 8 (12.12%) IaaS
5 8 (12.12%) PaaS
6 7 (10.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (6.06%) Amazon S3
8 3 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (4.55%) Serverless
9 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (1.52%) Office 365
10 1 (1.52%) Route 53
10 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) Internet
2 13 (19.70%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 17 (25.76%) MongoDB
3 13 (19.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (12.12%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.58%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
2 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
3 19 (28.79%) TeamCity
4 9 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (10.61%) Bitbucket
6 6 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.52%) Subversion
7 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (21.21%) Games
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (71.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) AWS Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Senior DevOps
2 14 (21.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) AWS DevOps
3 13 (19.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Architect
6 8 (12.12%) DevOps Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Cloud Administrator
8 2 (3.03%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (3.03%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.52%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) Node.js
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
1 5 (7.58%) Private Cloud
2 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.55%) NHS
2 3 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.52%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
3 6 (9.09%) Debian
3 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.06%) CentOS
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.03%) Unix
7 1 (1.52%) Fedora
7 1 (1.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (80.30%) Configuration Management
3 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.24%) Analytics
4 16 (24.24%) Data Analytics
4 16 (24.24%) Deployment Automation
4 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
5 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
6 13 (19.70%) Benchmarking
6 13 (19.70%) Coaching
6 13 (19.70%) Load Testing
7 11 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (13.64%) Presales
9 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) BDD
11 5 (7.58%) High Availability
11 5 (7.58%) Open Source
12 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) Bash Shell
2 26 (39.39%) Java
3 25 (37.88%) Python
4 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
6 14 (21.21%) C++
6 14 (21.21%) Ruby
7 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
8 12 (18.18%) Perl
9 8 (12.12%) C
10 4 (6.06%) SQL
11 2 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) AWS Certification
2 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) GDPR
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 31 (46.97%) Docker
2 13 (19.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.52%) KVM
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (100.00%) Puppet
2 45 (68.18%) Ansible
3 20 (30.30%) Terraform
4 15 (22.73%) Kubernetes
5 13 (19.70%) Cobbler
6 11 (16.67%) Packer
7 10 (15.15%) Mesos
7 10 (15.15%) Nagios
8 9 (13.64%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.52%) Icinga
9 1 (1.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) New Relic
2 8 (12.12%) Splunk
3 6 (9.09%) Google
4 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian