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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 286 311
Rank change year-on-year +81 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 207 172 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.38% 0.88% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.57% 10.91% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 174 146 109
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1178 1576 1701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 7.86% 8.04% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1314 1335
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the South East

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +85 89 £52,500 -4.54% 11
Surrey +42 38 £47,500 -9.52% 13
Hampshire +26 34 £62,500 +13.63% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 23 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Kent +26 12 £47,500 +82.69% 3
Oxfordshire -19 5 £55,000 -8.33% 6
West Sussex - 5 £40,750 -
East Sussex +5 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 351 (83.18%) Puppet
2 312 (73.93%) Linux
3 299 (70.85%) DevOps
4 235 (55.69%) Amazon AWS
5 219 (51.90%) Python
6 153 (36.26%) Ansible
7 147 (34.83%) Bash Shell
8 118 (27.96%) Windows
9 114 (27.01%) Ruby
10 103 (24.41%) Java
11 96 (22.75%) Docker
12 94 (22.27%) MySQL
13 93 (22.04%) Jenkins
14 91 (21.56%) Microsoft Azure
15 88 (20.85%) Perl
16 87 (20.62%) PowerShell
17 86 (20.38%) Unix
18 83 (19.67%) Configuration Management
18 83 (19.67%) SaaS
19 81 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
20 80 (18.96%) Git (software)
21 78 (18.48%) VMware
22 76 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
22 76 (18.01%) SQL
23 66 (15.64%) Web Services
24 61 (14.45%) CentOS
25 59 (13.98%) Red Hat
25 59 (13.98%) Windows Server
26 55 (13.03%) JavaScript
26 55 (13.03%) Continuous Delivery

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 45 (10.66%) Apache
2 40 (9.48%) IIS
3 39 (9.24%) nginx
4 25 (5.92%) Tomcat
5 23 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (4.98%) NServiceBus
7 18 (4.27%) OpenStack
8 15 (3.55%) Apache Solr
9 13 (3.08%) Hubot
9 13 (3.08%) MS Exchange
10 10 (2.37%) Apache Spark
10 10 (2.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (1.90%) Confluence
11 8 (1.90%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.90%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.18%) JBoss
13 3 (0.71%) Drupal
13 3 (0.71%) Eucalyptus
14 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Eloqua
1 6 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 235 (55.69%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (21.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (19.67%) SaaS
4 30 (7.11%) PaaS
5 15 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (2.61%) IBM Cloud
6 11 (2.61%) SoftLayer
7 10 (2.37%) IaaS
8 7 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (1.42%) Datadog
9 6 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.42%) Responsys
9 6 (1.42%) Taleo
10 4 (0.95%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.95%) GitHub
11 3 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.77%) DNS
2 34 (8.06%) Firewall
3 31 (7.35%) VPN
4 23 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 20 (4.74%) DHCP
6 15 (3.55%) LAN
7 14 (3.32%) WAN
8 13 (3.08%) VLAN
9 11 (2.61%) VoIP
10 9 (2.13%) Internet
10 9 (2.13%) VSAN
11 7 (1.66%) Wireshark
12 6 (1.42%) HTTP
12 6 (1.42%) Network Security
13 4 (0.95%) LDAP
14 3 (0.71%) Broadband
14 3 (0.71%) SAN
15 2 (0.47%) IPsec
15 2 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
16 1 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (22.27%) MySQL
2 48 (11.37%) SQL Server
3 44 (10.43%) NoSQL
4 32 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (6.16%) Redis
6 23 (5.45%) CouchDB
7 21 (4.98%) Azure SQL Database
7 21 (4.98%) Couchbase
7 21 (4.98%) Event Store
7 21 (4.98%) RavenDB
8 17 (4.03%) Relational Database
9 15 (3.55%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.55%) RDBMS
10 13 (3.08%) MariaDB
11 12 (2.84%) Big Data
11 12 (2.84%) MongoDB
12 10 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 93 (22.04%) Jenkins
2 80 (18.96%) Git (software)
3 48 (11.37%) Maven
4 44 (10.43%) Vagrant
5 39 (9.24%) Ant
6 32 (7.58%) JIRA
7 30 (7.11%) TeamCity
8 26 (6.16%) Subversion
9 21 (4.98%) JSUnit
10 20 (4.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (3.32%) Apache Ivy
11 14 (3.32%) Gradle
12 12 (2.84%) Selenium
13 8 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.66%) JMeter
15 5 (1.18%) VersionOne
16 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
17 2 (0.47%) Artifactory
17 2 (0.47%) FishEye
General
1 40 (9.48%) Finance
2 22 (5.21%) Marketing
3 17 (4.03%) Banking
4 14 (3.32%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.42%) Electronics
7 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
8 3 (0.71%) Games
9 2 (0.47%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 129 (30.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (16.59%) Administrator
2 70 (16.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 66 (15.64%) Systems Administrator
4 62 (14.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 58 (13.74%) Cloud Engineer
6 57 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
7 47 (11.14%) Linux Administrator
8 45 (10.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 44 (10.43%) Developer
10 42 (9.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 28 (6.64%) DevOps Administrator
12 27 (6.40%) Architect
13 25 (5.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 25 (5.92%) Support Engineer
14 23 (5.45%) .NET Developer
15 22 (5.21%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 21 (4.98%) Release Engineer
17 20 (4.74%) AWS Engineer
17 20 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (15.64%) Web Services
2 46 (10.90%) CSS
3 45 (10.66%) HTML
4 42 (9.95%) .NET
5 30 (7.11%) AngularJS
6 28 (6.64%) Node.js
6 28 (6.64%) Spring
7 27 (6.40%) REST
8 25 (5.92%) .NET Framework
8 25 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (4.98%) Durandal
9 21 (4.98%) Entity Framework
9 21 (4.98%) HTML5
9 21 (4.98%) LAMP
9 21 (4.98%) LESS
9 21 (4.98%) Reactive Extensions
9 21 (4.98%) RxJS
9 21 (4.98%) WCF
10 18 (4.27%) MSMQ
11 15 (3.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.87%) Hybrid Cloud
2 26 (6.16%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.45%) Blog
4 21 (4.98%) User Experience
5 20 (4.74%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.84%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.61%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.37%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.90%) FlexPod
10 7 (1.66%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 6 (1.42%) Clustering
11 6 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.42%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.18%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.18%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.95%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 312 (73.93%) Linux
2 118 (27.96%) Windows
3 86 (20.38%) Unix
4 61 (14.45%) CentOS
5 59 (13.98%) Windows Server
6 52 (12.32%) Ubuntu
7 46 (10.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (8.29%) Debian
9 30 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (3.32%) SUSE
11 9 (2.13%) Mac OS
11 9 (2.13%) Solaris
11 9 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (1.18%) VMS
13 3 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.24%) Android
15 1 (0.24%) Fedora
15 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (70.85%) DevOps
2 83 (19.67%) Configuration Management
3 81 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (13.03%) Continuous Delivery
6 52 (12.32%) Open Source
7 43 (10.19%) SOA
8 41 (9.72%) ITIL
9 34 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (7.58%) High Availability
10 32 (7.58%) TDD
11 31 (7.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 31 (7.35%) SDLC
12 28 (6.64%) Infrastructure Management
12 28 (6.64%) Unit Testing
13 27 (6.40%) Scrum
14 26 (6.16%) Software Engineering
15 25 (5.92%) SOLID
16 22 (5.21%) Build Automation
17 21 (4.98%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 219 (51.90%) Python
2 147 (34.83%) Bash Shell
3 114 (27.01%) Ruby
4 103 (24.41%) Java
5 88 (20.85%) Perl
6 87 (20.62%) PowerShell
7 76 (18.01%) SQL
8 55 (13.03%) JavaScript
9 43 (10.19%) C#
10 32 (7.58%) PHP
11 21 (4.98%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.61%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.90%) C
13 8 (1.90%) C++
14 4 (0.95%) Groovy
15 2 (0.47%) VBScript
16 1 (0.24%) Go
16 1 (0.24%) Jython
16 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (7.11%) Degree
2 27 (6.40%) CCNA
2 27 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.55%) CCNP
4 13 (3.08%) AWS Certification
4 13 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (1.90%) VCDX
7 2 (0.47%) CISM
7 2 (0.47%) CISSP
7 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) CISA
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.24%) MCSE
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 11 (2.61%) QA
3 7 (1.66%) SLA
4 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (22.75%) Docker
2 43 (10.19%) Active Directory
3 40 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (8.29%) vSphere
5 34 (8.06%) Hyper-V
6 19 (4.50%) Xen
7 10 (2.37%) vCloud
8 9 (2.13%) Varnish
8 9 (2.13%) XenServer
9 7 (1.66%) KVM
9 7 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.66%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.18%) NFS
11 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.71%) Ceph
12 3 (0.71%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.24%) etcd
13 1 (0.24%) flannel
13 1 (0.24%) Postfix
13 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 351 (83.18%) Puppet
2 153 (36.26%) Ansible
3 53 (12.56%) Salt
4 38 (9.00%) Nagios
5 19 (4.50%) Opsview
6 17 (4.03%) Galera Cluster
6 17 (4.03%) logstash
7 15 (3.55%) Kubernetes
8 13 (3.08%) vRealize
9 12 (2.84%) CFEngine
10 10 (2.37%) HAProxy
10 10 (2.37%) Terraform
10 10 (2.37%) ZABBIX
11 9 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 8 (1.90%) Cobbler
12 8 (1.90%) Packer
13 5 (1.18%) Graphite
14 4 (0.95%) WSUS
15 3 (0.71%) Cacti
15 3 (0.71%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 78 (18.48%) VMware
2 59 (13.98%) Red Hat
3 45 (10.66%) Microsoft
4 30 (7.11%) Cisco
5 28 (6.64%) Oracle
6 19 (4.50%) New Relic
7 18 (4.27%) SaltStack
8 10 (2.37%) EMC
9 9 (2.13%) HP
9 9 (2.13%) Nimsoft
9 9 (2.13%) Splunk
9 9 (2.13%) Sun
10 8 (1.90%) Percona
10 8 (1.90%) SAP
11 6 (1.42%) Google
11 6 (1.42%) IBM
11 6 (1.42%) Juniper
12 5 (1.18%) CA Agile Central
12 5 (1.18%) Dynatrace
12 5 (1.18%) ServiceNow
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Hythe, Kent
Holiday Extras
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Posted: 6 days ago