Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 251 258 261
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 219 32 283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.22% 0.40% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.03% 2.94% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 68 30 243
10th Percentile " £48,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.92% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £71,563 £76,438 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,750 £82,500 £79,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +8.33%

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 2,728 1,090 2,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.19% 13.59% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,628 890 2,124
10th Percentile £32,625 £35,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £78,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +6.84% +6.36%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +6 163 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Thames Valley -74 37 £57,500 -2.13% 14
Berkshire -54 24 £66,250 +8.16% 8
Buckinghamshire -51 13 £57,500 +91.67% 4
Surrey -59 10 £67,500 -12.90% 4
East Sussex -39 1 £82,500 +26.92%
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 185 (84.47%) AWS
2 175 (79.91%) Ansible
3 172 (78.54%) Python
4 171 (78.08%) DevOps
5 166 (75.80%) Agile Software Development
6 157 (71.69%) Java
7 144 (65.75%) Degree
8 135 (61.64%) Linux
9 134 (61.19%) Finance
10 133 (60.73%) Banking
11 131 (59.82%) Law
11 131 (59.82%) Digital Banking
11 131 (59.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 121 (55.25%) Computer Science
13 116 (52.97%) Git (software)
14 106 (48.40%) Software Engineering
15 102 (46.58%) Puppet
16 101 (46.12%) Node.js
16 101 (46.12%) Spring
17 100 (45.66%) GitHub
18 97 (44.29%) AngularJS
19 94 (42.92%) Jenkins
19 94 (42.92%) Protractor
20 93 (42.47%) Kubernetes
21 86 (39.27%) Terraform
21 86 (39.27%) Shell Script
22 76 (34.70%) PostgreSQL
22 76 (34.70%) Kafka
22 76 (34.70%) Cucumber
23 74 (33.79%) Bash Shell

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 71 (32.42%) GemFire
2 62 (28.31%) Apache
3 46 (21.00%) Apache Spark
4 30 (13.70%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (13.24%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (5.48%) IIS
6 12 (5.48%) nginx
7 6 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (2.74%) LiveCycle
8 3 (1.37%) JBoss
9 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.46%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 185 (84.47%) AWS
2 100 (45.66%) GitHub
3 62 (28.31%) Azure
4 38 (17.35%) PaaS
5 34 (15.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (9.13%) Amazon Kinesis
7 15 (6.85%) GCP
8 11 (5.02%) Datadog
9 9 (4.11%) IaaS
10 7 (3.20%) SaaS
11 6 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (2.74%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.83%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (1.83%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.91%) Amazon EKS
13 2 (0.91%) Pulumi
13 2 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.24%) Calico
2 24 (10.96%) HTTP
3 8 (3.65%) Internet
4 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.91%) Firewall
5 2 (0.91%) NAS
5 2 (0.91%) Network Security
5 2 (0.91%) SAN
6 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.70%) PostgreSQL
2 56 (25.57%) Redis
3 49 (22.37%) MariaDB
3 49 (22.37%) Relational Database
4 47 (21.46%) NoSQL
5 46 (21.00%) HBase
6 24 (10.96%) Big Data
7 9 (4.11%) MySQL
8 8 (3.65%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.28%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.28%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.83%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.46%) Power BI
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 116 (52.97%) Git (software)
2 94 (42.92%) Jenkins
2 94 (42.92%) Protractor
3 76 (34.70%) Cucumber
4 71 (32.42%) Gradle
4 71 (32.42%) Sonatype Nexus
5 65 (29.68%) Cypress.io
5 65 (29.68%) Storybook
6 44 (20.09%) JUnit
7 43 (19.63%) Eclipse
7 43 (19.63%) IntelliJ
8 42 (19.18%) Mockito
9 34 (15.53%) Selenium
10 29 (13.24%) gulp
11 25 (11.42%) GitLab
12 24 (10.96%) Bitbucket
13 23 (10.50%) Artifactory
13 23 (10.50%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 134 (61.19%) Finance
2 133 (60.73%) Banking
3 131 (59.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 131 (59.82%) Law
4 21 (9.59%) Social Skills
5 17 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.74%) Marketing
6 6 (2.74%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (0.91%) Local Government
7 2 (0.91%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (28.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (25.11%) Principal Engineer
3 48 (21.92%) Software Engineer
4 44 (20.09%) Principal Software Engineer
5 39 (17.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 28 (12.79%) Developer
7 26 (11.87%) Lead Developer
7 26 (11.87%) Lead Software Developer
7 26 (11.87%) Software Developer
8 21 (9.59%) Lead DevOps
9 17 (7.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 15 (6.85%) Lead Cloud Engineer
11 14 (6.39%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 12 (5.48%) Site Engineer
13 11 (5.02%) Architect
13 11 (5.02%) Principal Cloud Engineer
13 11 (5.02%) Reliability Engineer
14 6 (2.74%) AWS DevOps
14 6 (2.74%) Customer Engineer
14 6 (2.74%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (46.12%) Node.js
1 101 (46.12%) Spring
2 97 (44.29%) AngularJS
3 76 (34.70%) Kafka
4 72 (32.88%) React
5 71 (32.42%) WireMock
6 69 (31.51%) Redux
7 66 (30.14%) CSS
8 65 (29.68%) Express
8 65 (29.68%) Tailwind CSS
8 65 (29.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 64 (29.22%) RabbitMQ
10 61 (27.85%) Play Framework
11 57 (26.03%) JSON
12 48 (21.92%) Elastic Stack
13 46 (21.00%) RESTful
13 46 (21.00%) Web Services
14 44 (20.09%) LAMP
15 42 (19.18%) LAPP Stack
15 42 (19.18%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.92%) Linux Command Line
2 43 (19.63%) User Experience
3 40 (18.26%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (10.96%) Management Information System
5 14 (6.39%) Clustering
6 8 (3.65%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.20%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.46%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 135 (61.64%) Linux
2 66 (30.14%) Unix
3 52 (23.74%) Windows
4 37 (16.89%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.83%) CentOS
7 3 (1.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.91%) Debian
8 2 (0.91%) Solaris
9 1 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (78.08%) DevOps
2 166 (75.80%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (59.82%) Digital Banking
4 121 (55.25%) Computer Science
5 106 (48.40%) Software Engineering
6 71 (32.42%) Self-Awareness
7 69 (31.51%) Data Pipeline
8 67 (30.59%) Scrum
9 65 (29.68%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 60 (27.40%) Microservices
11 55 (25.11%) TDD
12 47 (21.46%) Validation
13 45 (20.55%) Full Stack Development
13 45 (20.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 43 (19.63%) Business Continuity
15 42 (19.18%) Problem Management
15 42 (19.18%) Service-Level Objective
15 42 (19.18%) Test Automation
16 40 (18.26%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (15.53%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 172 (78.54%) Python
2 157 (71.69%) Java
3 86 (39.27%) Shell Script
4 74 (33.79%) Bash Shell
5 67 (30.59%) Groovy
6 40 (18.26%) JavaScript
7 39 (17.81%) Go
8 34 (15.53%) C#
8 34 (15.53%) PowerShell
8 34 (15.53%) Ruby
9 25 (11.42%) SQL
10 10 (4.57%) PHP
11 8 (3.65%) C
12 4 (1.83%) C++
12 4 (1.83%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.37%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.91%) Perl
15 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 144 (65.75%) Degree
2 73 (33.33%) OCP
2 73 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 29 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.74%) AWS Certification
4 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.28%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.91%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (23.74%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 51 (23.29%) Docker
2 46 (21.00%) HDFS
3 31 (14.16%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.28%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.91%) iptables
6 2 (0.91%) LXC
6 2 (0.91%) Postfix
6 2 (0.91%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 175 (79.91%) Ansible
2 102 (46.58%) Puppet
3 93 (42.47%) Kubernetes
4 86 (39.27%) Terraform
5 42 (19.18%) Grafana
6 29 (13.24%) Kibana
7 4 (1.83%) Opsview
7 4 (1.83%) Packer
8 3 (1.37%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.91%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.91%) logstash
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.91%) Salt
10 1 (0.46%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.46%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (29.68%) Okta
2 54 (24.66%) VMware
3 34 (15.53%) Oracle
4 23 (10.50%) Microsoft
5 18 (8.22%) PayPal
6 14 (6.39%) Google
7 10 (4.57%) SaltStack
8 8 (3.65%) Dynatrace
8 8 (3.65%) LogicMonitor
9 7 (3.20%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.74%) Adobe
11 4 (1.83%) New Relic
12 3 (1.37%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.91%) HP
13 2 (0.91%) NEC
13 2 (0.91%) NetApp
13 2 (0.91%) Northgate
14 1 (0.46%) Cisco
14 1 (0.46%) Databricks
14 1 (0.46%) Splunk