The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
UK / Scotland
Rank 110 148 113
Rank change year-on-year +38 -35  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 31 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.35% 0.58% 1.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.96% 10.06% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 28
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 135 169 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.87% 5.75% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 73 114 118
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £53,250
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Edinburgh +29 26 £52,500 -22.22% 8
Glasgow +15 2 £45,000 - 1
West Lothian - 2 £30,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £53,000 -
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 59 (96.72%) Puppet
2 47 (77.05%) Linux
3 36 (59.02%) Ansible
4 32 (52.46%) Windows
5 31 (50.82%) Python
5 31 (50.82%) DevOps
6 28 (45.90%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (44.26%) VMware
8 24 (39.34%) Bash Shell
8 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
9 21 (34.43%) Configuration Management
10 20 (32.79%) Apache
11 19 (31.15%) Tomcat
12 18 (29.51%) Cisco
13 16 (26.23%) Web Services
13 16 (26.23%) MySQL
13 16 (26.23%) Ubuntu
13 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
13 16 (26.23%) Open Source
14 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
14 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (24.59%) IIS
15 14 (22.95%) Java
15 14 (22.95%) Citrix
15 14 (22.95%) SAN
15 14 (22.95%) WAN
16 13 (21.31%) NAS
16 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 20 (32.79%) Apache
2 19 (31.15%) Tomcat
3 15 (24.59%) IIS
4 6 (9.84%) JBoss
4 6 (9.84%) nginx
5 5 (8.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
5 5 (8.20%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.92%) Confluence
6 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 28 (45.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.20%) Office 365
4 4 (6.56%) IaaS
5 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.28%) G Suite
5 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) SAN
1 14 (22.95%) WAN
2 13 (21.31%) NAS
3 9 (14.75%) DNS
3 9 (14.75%) iSCSI
4 8 (13.11%) DHCP
4 8 (13.11%) Firewall
5 5 (8.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) HTTP
6 1 (1.64%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) MySQL
2 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.48%) Subversion
3 4 (6.56%) Maven
4 3 (4.92%) Ant
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.28%) GCC
5 2 (3.28%) MSI
5 2 (3.28%) NuGet
5 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.64%) git-flow
6 1 (1.64%) GoCD
6 1 (1.64%) Grunt
6 1 (1.64%) gulp
6 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 11 (18.03%) Games
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Administrator
2 9 (14.75%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.48%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Developer
8 3 (4.92%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Lead Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) Web Services
2 11 (18.03%) LAMP
3 5 (8.20%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.92%) .NET
5 3 (4.92%) jQuery
5 3 (4.92%) React
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.28%) Celery
6 2 (3.28%) CSS
6 2 (3.28%) Flask
6 2 (3.28%) HTML
6 2 (3.28%) J2EE
6 2 (3.28%) Node.js
6 2 (3.28%) RESTful
6 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.64%) CSS3
7 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.64%) HTML5
7 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.28%) Fintech
3 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.28%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (77.05%) Linux
2 32 (52.46%) Windows
3 16 (26.23%) Ubuntu
4 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
5 12 (19.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (13.11%) Unix
7 3 (4.92%) CentOS
7 3 (4.92%) Solaris
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) DevOps
2 21 (34.43%) Configuration Management
3 16 (26.23%) Open Source
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.39%) High Availability
6 8 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 8 (13.11%) TDD
7 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.84%) IT Strategy
9 5 (8.20%) ITIL
10 4 (6.56%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (6.56%) Investment Management
10 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.56%) OO
10 4 (6.56%) SDLC
10 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) Python
2 24 (39.34%) Bash Shell
2 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
3 14 (22.95%) Java
4 11 (18.03%) SQL
5 7 (11.48%) Perl
5 7 (11.48%) Ruby
6 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.84%) PHP
7 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.28%) C#
8 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.28%) VBScript
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) RHCE
2 2 (3.28%) CISSP
2 2 (3.28%) NCDA
2 2 (3.28%) NCIE
2 2 (3.28%) VCAP
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.75%) Docker
3 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (8.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (8.20%) XenApp
5 5 (8.20%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.56%) Varnish
6 4 (6.56%) vSphere
7 2 (3.28%) vCloud
7 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.64%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 59 (96.72%) Puppet
2 36 (59.02%) Ansible
3 7 (11.48%) Check_MK
3 7 (11.48%) Nagios
4 6 (9.84%) SCCM
5 5 (8.20%) SCOM
5 5 (8.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (8.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (6.56%) Capistrano
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (3.28%) PowerCLI
7 2 (3.28%) vRealize
7 2 (3.28%) yum
8 1 (1.64%) Kibana
8 1 (1.64%) logstash
8 1 (1.64%) Mesos
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) VMware
2 18 (29.51%) Cisco
3 14 (22.95%) Citrix
4 10 (16.39%) Perforce
5 9 (14.75%) Brocade
5 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.75%) Percona
5 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
5 9 (14.75%) Riverbed
6 7 (11.48%) Palo Alto
7 5 (8.20%) CA
7 5 (8.20%) Symantec
7 5 (8.20%) Varonis
8 4 (6.56%) Google
9 3 (4.92%) Atlassian
9 3 (4.92%) F5
10 2 (3.28%) Dell
10 2 (3.28%) HP
10 2 (3.28%) NetApp
11 1 (1.64%) Guidewire
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