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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +17 0  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.70% 0.62% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.89% 10.00% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% -  

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 45 50 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 7.92% 6.20% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 15
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
Tyne and Wear +15 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Durham -6 2 £35,000 -46.15%
Opscode Chef
England

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

1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) VB
4 6 (46.15%) VB6
4 6 (46.15%) React
4 6 (46.15%) Ansible
4 6 (46.15%) Big Data
4 6 (46.15%) Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) Docker
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Marketing
6 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (23.08%) Advertising
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
9 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
9 1 (7.69%) nginx
9 1 (7.69%) Liferay

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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) Liferay
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) VB
1 6 (46.15%) VB6
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Go
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) etcd
2 1 (7.69%) flannel
2 1 (7.69%) Shibboleth
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (46.15%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Consul
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) Salt
3 1 (7.69%) Sysdig
3 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
1 1 (7.69%) WSO2