Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 112 164
Rank change year-on-year +12 +52 +24
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 140 109 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.48% 2.08% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.03% 28.53% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 67 69 40
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £38,500 £39,600
90th Percentile £73,000 £60,000 £84,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 518 382 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.18% 7.29% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 326 214 290
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,650 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £62,625
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -8 77 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Glasgow +13 53 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 110 (78.57%) Puppet
2 84 (60.00%) Ansible
3 81 (57.86%) Linux
4 66 (47.14%) Python
4 66 (47.14%) PowerShell
5 64 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (41.43%) DevOps
7 56 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 53 (37.86%) Windows
9 52 (37.14%) ITIL
10 47 (33.57%) Configuration Management
11 46 (32.86%) Amazon AWS
12 45 (32.14%) Ruby
13 44 (31.43%) Docker
14 40 (28.57%) Bash Shell
15 39 (27.86%) Scrum
15 39 (27.86%) Active Directory
16 36 (25.71%) Cisco
17 35 (25.00%) Red Hat
18 34 (24.29%) Microsoft
19 32 (22.86%) VMware
19 32 (22.86%) Data Centre
20 31 (22.14%) Unix
20 31 (22.14%) Perl
20 31 (22.14%) NoSQL
21 30 (21.43%) Jenkins
22 28 (20.00%) Redis
23 27 (19.29%) Cloud Computing
23 27 (19.29%) PHP
23 27 (19.29%) Vagrant

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring 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 26 (18.57%) Tomcat
2 19 (13.57%) JBoss
3 16 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (11.43%) IIS
3 16 (11.43%) WebSphere
4 15 (10.71%) Jetty
4 15 (10.71%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.29%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.57%) Apache
7 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.86%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 56 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (32.86%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (19.29%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (11.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (9.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (5.00%) OpenShift
7 6 (4.29%) Office 365
8 5 (3.57%) GitHub
8 5 (3.57%) SaaS
9 3 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.14%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.71%) IaaS
10 1 (0.71%) npm
10 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.00%) Firewall
2 17 (12.14%) LAN
2 17 (12.14%) WAN
3 15 (10.71%) AMQP
3 15 (10.71%) DNS
3 15 (10.71%) VPN
4 13 (9.29%) MPLS
4 13 (9.29%) SAN
5 12 (8.57%) Cisco IPT
5 12 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (8.57%) IP Telephony
5 12 (8.57%) Network Security
5 12 (8.57%) Wireless
6 11 (7.86%) HTTP
7 10 (7.14%) SSL
7 10 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 9 (6.43%) IPsec
8 9 (6.43%) SMTP
9 5 (3.57%) DHCP
9 5 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.14%) NoSQL
2 28 (20.00%) Redis
3 21 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 21 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (10.71%) Couchbase
4 15 (10.71%) Hadoop
4 15 (10.71%) Riak
5 13 (9.29%) MySQL
6 10 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.71%) Big Data
9 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 27 (19.29%) Vagrant
3 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
4 19 (13.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 17 (12.14%) Cucumber
6 16 (11.43%) Selenium
7 15 (10.71%) FitNesse
8 13 (9.29%) Gradle
9 11 (7.86%) Maven
10 9 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (5.00%) Subversion
13 5 (3.57%) GoCD
13 5 (3.57%) IBM UrbanCode
13 5 (3.57%) JIRA
13 5 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (2.14%) Hudson
15 2 (1.43%) Bitbucket
15 2 (1.43%) GCC
15 2 (1.43%) NuGet
General
1 22 (15.71%) Finance
2 2 (1.43%) Games
2 2 (1.43%) Marketing
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (22.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (17.86%) Developer
3 21 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (12.86%) Senior DevOps
5 17 (12.14%) Consultant
6 16 (11.43%) Architect
6 16 (11.43%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (9.29%) Administrator
7 13 (9.29%) Java Developer
8 12 (8.57%) Network Architect
8 12 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.43%) Linux Consultant
10 9 (6.43%) Unix Consultant
11 8 (5.71%) DevOps Consultant
12 6 (4.29%) DevOps Administrator
13 5 (3.57%) Analyst
13 5 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
13 5 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
13 5 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 20 (14.29%) Spring
2 19 (13.57%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (10.71%) HTML
3 15 (10.71%) HTML5
3 15 (10.71%) JMS
3 15 (10.71%) JPA
3 15 (10.71%) Kafka
3 15 (10.71%) TIBCO EMS
3 15 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.29%) LAMP
6 5 (3.57%) Drools
6 5 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (2.86%) .NET
7 4 (2.86%) React
7 4 (2.86%) Web Services
8 2 (1.43%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.43%) jQuery
8 2 (1.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 15 (10.71%) EMC VNX
4 14 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 9 (6.43%) Clustering
5 9 (6.43%) Replication
6 4 (2.86%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.43%) Fintech
7 2 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.43%) Tandem
8 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 81 (57.86%) Linux
2 53 (37.86%) Windows
3 31 (22.14%) Unix
4 27 (19.29%) Windows Server
5 23 (16.43%) Ubuntu
6 22 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (7.86%) CentOS
10 9 (6.43%) AIX
11 2 (1.43%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (41.43%) DevOps
3 52 (37.14%) ITIL
4 47 (33.57%) Configuration Management
5 39 (27.86%) Scrum
6 24 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 24 (17.14%) Open Source
7 23 (16.43%) TDD
8 22 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 22 (15.71%) Software Engineering
9 21 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 19 (13.57%) BDD
11 18 (12.86%) ITIL V3
12 17 (12.14%) Asset Management
12 17 (12.14%) High Availability
12 17 (12.14%) Kanban
12 17 (12.14%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (11.43%) DSDM
13 16 (11.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 66 (47.14%) PowerShell
1 66 (47.14%) Python
2 45 (32.14%) Ruby
3 40 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 31 (22.14%) Perl
5 27 (19.29%) PHP
6 26 (18.57%) Java
6 26 (18.57%) JavaScript
7 22 (15.71%) SQL
8 9 (6.43%) C
9 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.14%) VBScript
11 2 (1.43%) Scala
11 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.71%) C#
12 1 (0.71%) Groovy
12 1 (0.71%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (10.00%) CISSP
2 12 (8.57%) CCIE
2 12 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.00%) RHCE
4 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.43%) Degree
5 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.71%) QA
2 5 (3.57%) GCP
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (31.43%) Docker
2 39 (27.86%) Active Directory
3 21 (15.00%) vSphere
4 9 (6.43%) RHEV
5 8 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (5.00%) XenApp
7 6 (4.29%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 110 (78.57%) Puppet
2 84 (60.00%) Ansible
3 17 (12.14%) Nagios
4 16 (11.43%) Rundeck
5 15 (10.71%) Cobbler
6 10 (7.14%) Grafana
6 10 (7.14%) Kubernetes
6 10 (7.14%) ZABBIX
7 9 (6.43%) Control-M
7 9 (6.43%) Packer
7 9 (6.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (5.71%) CFEngine
8 8 (5.71%) Terraform
9 6 (4.29%) SCCM
10 5 (3.57%) Capistrano
10 5 (3.57%) Consul
11 4 (2.86%) SCOM
11 4 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 36 (25.71%) Cisco
2 35 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 34 (24.29%) Microsoft
4 32 (22.86%) VMware
5 24 (17.14%) EMC
6 18 (12.86%) HP
6 18 (12.86%) Varonis
7 15 (10.71%) IBM
7 15 (10.71%) TIBCO
8 14 (10.00%) CyberArk
9 12 (8.57%) CheckPoint
10 11 (7.86%) Charles River
11 10 (7.14%) Splunk
12 8 (5.71%) Google
12 8 (5.71%) ServiceNow
13 7 (5.00%) Citrix
14 6 (4.29%) CA
14 6 (4.29%) Symantec
15 5 (3.57%) F5
15 5 (3.57%) RedGate