Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 267 273 266
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 174 77 280
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.06% 0.64% 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.86% 5.55% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 50 62 234
10th Percentile " £47,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £72,188
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500

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 2,537 1,387 2,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.52% 11.61% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,669 1,117 2,361
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +2.86%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,100 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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
Hampshire +33 139 £62,500 -3.85% 2
Thames Valley -48 27 £70,000 +16.67% 9
Berkshire -46 21 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Surrey -40 7 £67,500 -15.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -22 4 £70,000 +133.33% 2
Oxfordshire -18 2 £72,500 -0.68% 6
East Sussex -21 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 151 (86.78%) Python
2 147 (84.48%) DevOps
3 143 (82.18%) Ansible
4 137 (78.74%) AWS
5 132 (75.86%) Java
6 126 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (71.26%) Finance
8 123 (70.69%) Degree
9 121 (69.54%) Banking
9 121 (69.54%) Law
9 121 (69.54%) Digital Banking
9 121 (69.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 111 (63.79%) Computer Science
11 96 (55.17%) Git (software)
12 94 (54.02%) Linux
13 91 (52.30%) Puppet
14 90 (51.72%) Spring
15 89 (51.15%) Node.js
15 89 (51.15%) GitHub
15 89 (51.15%) AngularJS
15 89 (51.15%) Protractor
16 88 (50.57%) Software Engineering
17 81 (46.55%) Jenkins
18 78 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
19 76 (43.68%) Cucumber
20 75 (43.10%) Shell Script
21 72 (41.38%) Kafka
22 71 (40.80%) Sonatype Nexus
23 70 (40.23%) Gradle
23 70 (40.23%) GemFire

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 70 (40.23%) GemFire
2 46 (26.44%) Apache
3 42 (24.14%) Apache Spark
4 30 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (2.30%) IIS
7 2 (1.15%) JBoss
7 2 (1.15%) nginx
7 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 137 (78.74%) AWS
2 89 (51.15%) GitHub
3 35 (20.11%) PaaS
4 31 (17.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 28 (16.09%) Azure
6 20 (11.49%) Amazon Kinesis
7 13 (7.47%) GCP
8 6 (3.45%) IaaS
9 4 (2.30%) Datadog
9 4 (2.30%) SaaS
10 3 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.72%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.15%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (1.15%) Azure Service Fabric
11 2 (1.15%) Slack
11 2 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.57%) Azure Pipelines
12 1 (0.57%) Azure Storage
12 1 (0.57%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.67%) Calico
2 25 (14.37%) HTTP
3 6 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.30%) Firewall
4 4 (2.30%) SAN
5 2 (1.15%) Internet
5 2 (1.15%) NAS
5 2 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (28.74%) Relational Database
3 48 (27.59%) MariaDB
4 43 (24.71%) NoSQL
5 42 (24.14%) HBase
6 41 (23.56%) Redis
7 22 (12.64%) Big Data
8 10 (5.75%) MySQL
9 8 (4.60%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.45%) SQL Server
11 5 (2.87%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 96 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 89 (51.15%) Protractor
3 81 (46.55%) Jenkins
4 76 (43.68%) Cucumber
5 71 (40.80%) Sonatype Nexus
6 70 (40.23%) Gradle
7 60 (34.48%) Cypress.io
7 60 (34.48%) Storybook
8 41 (23.56%) Eclipse
8 41 (23.56%) IntelliJ
8 41 (23.56%) JUnit
8 41 (23.56%) Mockito
9 35 (20.11%) Selenium
10 29 (16.67%) gulp
11 26 (14.94%) Artifactory
12 19 (10.92%) Bitbucket
12 19 (10.92%) GitLab
13 10 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (3.45%) SpecFlow
15 4 (2.30%) Vagrant
General
1 124 (71.26%) Finance
2 121 (69.54%) Banking
2 121 (69.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 121 (69.54%) Law
3 17 (9.77%) Social Skills
4 6 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.72%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.15%) Local Government
6 2 (1.15%) Military
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (28.74%) Principal Engineer
2 47 (27.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (22.41%) Principal Software Engineer
3 39 (22.41%) Software Engineer
4 27 (15.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 22 (12.64%) Developer
5 22 (12.64%) Lead Developer
5 22 (12.64%) Lead Software Developer
5 22 (12.64%) Software Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Lead DevOps
6 13 (7.47%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.47%) Reliability Engineer
6 13 (7.47%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Site Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Architect
8 11 (6.32%) Principal Cloud Engineer
9 9 (5.17%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (4.60%) Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) Information Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (51.72%) Spring
2 89 (51.15%) AngularJS
2 89 (51.15%) Node.js
3 72 (41.38%) Kafka
4 70 (40.23%) WireMock
5 62 (35.63%) CSS
6 60 (34.48%) Express
6 60 (34.48%) React
6 60 (34.48%) Redux
6 60 (34.48%) Tailwind CSS
6 60 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 52 (29.89%) Play Framework
8 50 (28.74%) RabbitMQ
9 46 (26.44%) JSON
10 43 (24.71%) Elastic Stack
10 43 (24.71%) LAMP
10 43 (24.71%) RESTful
10 43 (24.71%) Web Services
11 41 (23.56%) LAPP Stack
11 41 (23.56%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.14%) Linux Command Line
2 41 (23.56%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (22.41%) User Experience
4 26 (14.94%) Management Information System
5 17 (9.77%) Clustering
6 6 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.45%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.15%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 94 (54.02%) Linux
2 59 (33.91%) Unix
3 12 (6.90%) Windows
4 8 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.02%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.30%) CentOS
7 3 (1.72%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.15%) Debian
8 2 (1.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (84.48%) DevOps
2 126 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (69.54%) Digital Banking
4 111 (63.79%) Computer Science
5 88 (50.57%) Software Engineering
6 61 (35.06%) Data Pipeline
6 61 (35.06%) Self-Awareness
7 60 (34.48%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 51 (29.31%) TDD
9 48 (27.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 46 (26.44%) Microservices
11 43 (24.71%) Problem Management
11 43 (24.71%) Service-Level Objective
12 41 (23.56%) Validation
13 39 (22.41%) Business Continuity
13 39 (22.41%) Full Stack Development
14 38 (21.84%) Scrum
15 37 (21.26%) High Availability
16 36 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (20.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 151 (86.78%) Python
2 132 (75.86%) Java
3 75 (43.10%) Shell Script
4 67 (38.51%) Bash Shell
5 59 (33.91%) Groovy
6 35 (20.11%) Go
7 31 (17.82%) JavaScript
8 24 (13.79%) Ruby
9 22 (12.64%) PowerShell
10 16 (9.20%) C#
10 16 (9.20%) SQL
11 6 (3.45%) C
12 4 (2.30%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 123 (70.69%) Degree
2 70 (40.23%) OCP
2 70 (40.23%) Oracle Certification
3 19 (10.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (5.75%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.60%) AWS Certification
6 6 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.15%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.57%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (26.44%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 42 (24.14%) HDFS
2 35 (20.11%) Docker
3 31 (17.82%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.87%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.15%) iptables
5 2 (1.15%) Postfix
5 2 (1.15%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 143 (82.18%) Ansible
2 91 (52.30%) Puppet
3 67 (38.51%) Kubernetes
4 45 (25.86%) Terraform
5 32 (18.39%) Grafana
6 29 (16.67%) Kibana
7 7 (4.02%) Packer
8 2 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.57%) Graylog
9 1 (0.57%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.57%) Nagios
9 1 (0.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 60 (34.48%) Okta
2 48 (27.59%) VMware
3 33 (18.97%) Oracle
4 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.34%) PayPal
5 13 (7.47%) Google
6 8 (4.60%) SaltStack
7 6 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.30%) HP
9 3 (1.72%) Cisco
9 3 (1.72%) Dynatrace
9 3 (1.72%) LogicMonitor
10 2 (1.15%) F5
10 2 (1.15%) Juniper
10 2 (1.15%) NEC
10 2 (1.15%) NetApp
10 2 (1.15%) Northgate
10 2 (1.15%) Splunk
11 1 (0.57%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.57%) Veracode