Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 80 53
Rank change year-on-year +37 -27 +52
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 35 8 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.26% 0.79% 3.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 48.61% 11.11% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 49
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +23.66% +27.40%
10th Percentile £23,625 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £61,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £57,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -23.91% +23.66% +27.40%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 72 72 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 8.76% 7.07% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 65 55 158
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -10.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +13.33%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Sheffield

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Sheffield

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) Docker
3 25 (71.43%) Puppet
4 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (54.29%) Apache
6 17 (48.57%) MySQL
6 17 (48.57%) Ansible
7 16 (45.71%) Python
8 15 (42.86%) DevOps
8 15 (42.86%) Kubernetes
8 15 (42.86%) nginx
9 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
11 11 (31.43%) VPN
11 11 (31.43%) High Availability
11 11 (31.43%) Rackspace
12 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
12 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 10 (28.57%) SQL
12 10 (28.57%) Firewall
12 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
13 9 (25.71%) GlusterFS
13 9 (25.71%) iptables
13 9 (25.71%) HAProxy
14 8 (22.86%) Varnish
14 8 (22.86%) Ruby
14 8 (22.86%) LAMP
14 8 (22.86%) PHP
15 7 (20.00%) Java
16 6 (17.14%) Graphite

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 19 (54.29%) Apache
2 15 (42.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) VPN
2 10 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Administrator
1 15 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
1 15 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (31.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
2 4 (11.43%) Node.js
3 3 (8.57%) Kafka
3 3 (8.57%) React
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) DevOps
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
4 11 (31.43%) High Availability
5 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) BDD
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) Open Source
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.86%) Data Management
9 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.86%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) PHP
3 8 (22.86%) Ruby
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) Docker
2 9 (25.71%) GlusterFS
2 9 (25.71%) iptables
3 8 (22.86%) Varnish
4 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Xen
4 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (71.43%) Puppet
2 17 (48.57%) Ansible
3 15 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 9 (25.71%) HAProxy
5 6 (17.14%) Graphite
5 6 (17.14%) Terraform
6 4 (11.43%) Nagios
7 2 (5.71%) Packer
8 1 (2.86%) Cobbler
8 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Rackspace
2 4 (11.43%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Splunk
5 1 (2.86%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) SaltStack