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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 301 275 270
Rank change year-on-year -26 -5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 217 148 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 0.93% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.35% 6.14% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71 57 82
10th Percentile £45,000 - £44,125
25th Percentile £48,125 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% -1.82% +14.58%
75th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £87,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% -0.79% -

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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,953 2,409 1,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.98% 15.21% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,820 1,625 1,222
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +14.29% -3.23%
75th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the South East

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in the South East.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the South East

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in the South East over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the South East

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -3 127 £60,000 -11.76% 4
Surrey -19 54 £85,000 +41.67% 3
Thames Valley -44 34 £77,500 +10.71% 5
Berkshire -17 17 £77,500 +19.23% 1
Oxfordshire -22 13 £85,000 +17.24% 2
Buckinghamshire -41 4 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent -62 1 - -
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 192 (88.48%) Ansible
2 185 (85.25%) AWS
3 145 (66.82%) Agile
4 135 (62.21%) CI/CD
5 131 (60.37%) Kubernetes
6 126 (58.06%) Puppet
7 123 (56.68%) Terraform
8 119 (54.84%) Git (software)
8 119 (54.84%) DevOps
9 117 (53.92%) Jenkins
10 116 (53.46%) Linux
11 111 (51.15%) Docker
12 98 (45.16%) Finance
13 85 (39.17%) Law
13 85 (39.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 84 (38.71%) Azure
15 82 (37.79%) GitHub
15 82 (37.79%) Python
16 79 (36.41%) Java
17 73 (33.64%) Banking
17 73 (33.64%) Bash
18 70 (32.26%) Digital Banking
19 67 (30.88%) Windows
20 64 (29.49%) Computer Science
21 60 (27.65%) OpenShift
21 60 (27.65%) Social Skills
22 53 (24.42%) AWS CloudFormation
22 53 (24.42%) Test Automation
23 52 (23.96%) Software Engineering
24 51 (23.50%) Windows Server

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 40 (18.43%) GemFire
2 34 (15.67%) IIS
3 16 (7.37%) JBoss
3 16 (7.37%) OpenStack
4 15 (6.91%) Tomcat
5 11 (5.07%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (2.76%) nginx
7 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (0.92%) Apache
8 2 (0.92%) Confluence
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.46%) Appian
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 185 (85.25%) AWS
2 84 (38.71%) Azure
3 82 (37.79%) GitHub
4 60 (27.65%) OpenShift
5 53 (24.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 30 (13.82%) Azure DevOps
7 29 (13.36%) GitHub Actions
8 23 (10.60%) GCP
9 15 (6.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 15 (6.91%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (6.91%) SaaS
9 15 (6.91%) Serverless
10 14 (6.45%) Amazon ECS
11 13 (5.99%) Amazon SQS
11 13 (5.99%) AWS CodePipeline
11 13 (5.99%) Azure Stack
11 13 (5.99%) Cloud Functions
12 12 (5.53%) PaaS
13 10 (4.61%) Datadog
13 10 (4.61%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.91%) Firewall
2 13 (5.99%) Internet
3 11 (5.07%) Calico
4 6 (2.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.20%) PostgreSQL
2 45 (20.74%) MySQL
3 28 (12.90%) Couchbase
4 18 (8.29%) MariaDB
5 15 (6.91%) DynamoDB
5 15 (6.91%) InfluxDB
6 13 (5.99%) Redis
7 11 (5.07%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.92%) Big Data
9 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.46%) HBase
10 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 119 (54.84%) Git (software)
2 117 (53.92%) Jenkins
3 46 (21.20%) Cucumber
4 40 (18.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 32 (14.75%) Bitbucket
6 31 (14.29%) JUnit
7 30 (13.82%) JMeter
7 30 (13.82%) Maven
8 28 (12.90%) GitLab
9 27 (12.44%) SonarQube
10 24 (11.06%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (7.83%) Selenium
12 16 (7.37%) Subversion
13 14 (6.45%) Gradle
14 11 (5.07%) gulp
14 11 (5.07%) Protractor
15 6 (2.76%) Visual Studio
16 4 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
17 3 (1.38%) JIRA
17 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (45.16%) Finance
2 85 (39.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 85 (39.17%) Law
3 73 (33.64%) Banking
4 60 (27.65%) Social Skills
5 30 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (8.29%) Telecoms
7 15 (6.91%) Retail
8 13 (5.99%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.92%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.92%) French Language
9 2 (0.92%) German Language
9 2 (0.92%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.92%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.46%) Automotive
10 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 102 (47.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (13.82%) AWS Engineer
3 20 (9.22%) Engineering Manager
3 20 (9.22%) Software Engineering Manager
4 19 (8.76%) Applications Engineer
4 19 (8.76%) Principal Engineer
5 18 (8.29%) Architect
5 18 (8.29%) Senior DevOps
5 18 (8.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 17 (7.83%) AWS DevOps
6 17 (7.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.91%) Software Engineer
8 14 (6.45%) Principal Architect
9 13 (5.99%) Lead DevOps
9 13 (5.99%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.99%) Principal Technical Architect
9 13 (5.99%) Technical Architect
10 12 (5.53%) DevOps Manager
11 11 (5.07%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.28%) Elastic Stack
2 42 (19.35%) Kafka
3 27 (12.44%) Play Framework
4 25 (11.52%) Web Services
5 24 (11.06%) Node.js
5 24 (11.06%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (8.29%) REST
7 16 (7.37%) Spring
8 15 (6.91%) .NET
8 15 (6.91%) LAMP
8 15 (6.91%) RESTful
9 14 (6.45%) AngularJS
9 14 (6.45%) J2EE
9 14 (6.45%) Spring Boot
10 13 (5.99%) .NET Core
10 13 (5.99%) ASP.NET
10 13 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (5.99%) OAuth2
10 13 (5.99%) React
10 13 (5.99%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.89%) Self-Motivation
2 30 (13.82%) Linux Command Line
3 27 (12.44%) Smart Meter
4 15 (6.91%) Algorithms
4 15 (6.91%) Replication
4 15 (6.91%) Smartphone
4 15 (6.91%) Social Media
5 14 (6.45%) Cyberattack
6 13 (5.99%) Hackathon
6 13 (5.99%) Life Science
7 8 (3.69%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (3.69%) Enterprise Cloud
8 6 (2.76%) Tandem
9 4 (1.84%) Cybercrime
10 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.46%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 116 (53.46%) Linux
2 67 (30.88%) Windows
3 51 (23.50%) Windows Server
4 26 (11.98%) Unix
5 7 (3.23%) VMS
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (66.82%) Agile
2 135 (62.21%) CI/CD
3 119 (54.84%) DevOps
4 70 (32.26%) Digital Banking
5 64 (29.49%) Computer Science
6 53 (24.42%) Test Automation
7 52 (23.96%) Software Engineering
8 42 (19.35%) Configuration Management
9 40 (18.43%) Microservices
10 33 (15.21%) Customer-Centricity
11 31 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (13.82%) Performance Testing
13 28 (12.90%) Business Continuity
13 28 (12.90%) TDD
14 27 (12.44%) Continuous Deployment
15 26 (11.98%) Process Improvement
16 25 (11.52%) Software Testing
17 24 (11.06%) Servant Leadership
18 22 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
19 21 (9.68%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 82 (37.79%) Python
2 79 (36.41%) Java
3 73 (33.64%) Bash
4 43 (19.82%) Perl
5 41 (18.89%) C#
6 36 (16.59%) PowerShell
7 31 (14.29%) Groovy
8 30 (13.82%) Shell Script
9 28 (12.90%) SQL
10 27 (12.44%) JavaScript
11 22 (10.14%) Go
12 16 (7.37%) C++
13 15 (6.91%) PHP
14 12 (5.53%) Ruby
15 7 (3.23%) C
16 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 26 (11.98%) Degree
3 17 (7.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.91%) AWS Certification
5 13 (5.99%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (5.53%) OCP
7 9 (4.15%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.46%) CCNP
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) OCA
8 1 (0.46%) RHCA
8 1 (0.46%) RHCE
8 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.69%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.84%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (51.15%) Docker
2 44 (20.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.06%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (7.83%) Active Directory
5 15 (6.91%) KVM
5 15 (6.91%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.91%) Xen
6 6 (2.76%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.46%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 192 (88.48%) Ansible
2 131 (60.37%) Kubernetes
3 126 (58.06%) Puppet
4 123 (56.68%) Terraform
5 50 (23.04%) Grafana
6 15 (6.91%) logstash
7 13 (5.99%) Opsview
8 11 (5.07%) Kibana
9 3 (1.38%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.92%) Nagios
10 2 (0.92%) Packer
Vendors
1 45 (20.74%) VMware
2 15 (6.91%) New Relic
2 15 (6.91%) Perforce
2 15 (6.91%) Splunk
3 13 (5.99%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.53%) Oracle
5 10 (4.61%) SaltStack
6 9 (4.15%) Google
7 8 (3.69%) Dynatrace
7 8 (3.69%) LogicMonitor
8 6 (2.76%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.92%) PayPal
10 1 (0.46%) BT
10 1 (0.46%) Red Hat