Chef
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Progress Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Progress Chef over the 6 months to 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 682 348 365
Rank change year-on-year -334 +17 -120
Permanent jobs citing Progress Chef 227 970 1,727
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.99% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.30% 6.74% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 163 365 703
10th Percentile £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,576 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.90% +7.14% +12.00%
75th Percentile £84,375 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,600 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

All Systems Management Skills
UK

Progress 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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9,857 14,401 30,191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.73% 14.68% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7,056 8,949 14,054
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,400 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,091 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% -3.57% +12.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £101,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £59,526 £59,526
% change year-on-year -7.60% - +8.23%

Progress Chef
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Progress Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Progress Chef in the UK

Progress Chef
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Progress Chef.

Salary trend for Progress Chef in the UK

Progress Chef
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Progress Chef over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Progress Chef in the UK

Progress Chef
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress Chef within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
England -312 193 £70,576 -5.90% 100
UK excluding London -322 142 £70,000 - 74
Work from Home -83 102 £70,576 -5.90% 55
London -64 78 £75,000 -6.25% 54
North of England -31 49 £60,000 -9.67% 18
North West -26 31 £57,500 -3.40% 12
South West -31 31 £70,000 +0.40% 7
Yorkshire +35 17 £70,576 +1.62% 4
Scotland -63 16 £70,576 +12.92% 2
Midlands -191 16 £87,500 +22.81% 8
East Midlands -89 14 £87,500 +25.00%
East of England +14 13 £65,000 -27.78% 7
Wales +9 11 £70,576 +101.64% 7
Northern Ireland +25 3 £70,000 +7.69% 1
South East -131 3 £120,000 +54.84% 25
West Midlands -122 2 £80,000 +10.34% 8
North East -9 1 - - 2

Progress Chef
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.61%) Apache
2 9 (3.96%) nginx
3 7 (3.08%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.64%) Confluence
4 6 (2.64%) JBoss
5 3 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.88%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Exchange
7 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 130 (57.27%) Azure
2 114 (50.22%) AWS
3 56 (24.67%) GCP
4 34 (14.98%) OpenShift
5 31 (13.66%) Azure DevOps
6 25 (11.01%) GitHub
7 20 (8.81%) Amazon S3
8 17 (7.49%) Serverless
9 16 (7.05%) Amazon ECS
9 16 (7.05%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (7.05%) Datadog
10 15 (6.61%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (6.61%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (6.61%) Azure AKS
11 13 (5.73%) Amazon EKS
12 12 (5.29%) GitHub Actions
13 11 (4.85%) Pulumi
14 10 (4.41%) Azure Monitor
15 8 (3.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 8 (3.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.78%) Firewall
2 18 (7.93%) DNS
3 14 (6.17%) SSL
4 11 (4.85%) DHCP
5 10 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (4.41%) HTTP
5 10 (4.41%) VPN
6 9 (3.96%) WAN
7 8 (3.52%) BGP
7 8 (3.52%) DWDM
7 8 (3.52%) EIGRP
7 8 (3.52%) GLBP
7 8 (3.52%) IGRP
7 8 (3.52%) IPsec
7 8 (3.52%) MPLS
7 8 (3.52%) Multicast
7 8 (3.52%) OSPF
7 8 (3.52%) SNMP
7 8 (3.52%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.08%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.73%) MySQL
3 11 (4.85%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (3.96%) Redis
6 8 (3.52%) Big Data
6 8 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.08%) MariaDB
7 7 (3.08%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.64%) InfluxDB
8 6 (2.64%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.64%) SQLite
9 3 (1.32%) Flink
10 2 (0.88%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Pinot
10 2 (0.88%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.88%) Presto
11 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (37.44%) Jenkins
2 48 (21.15%) Git
3 31 (13.66%) GitLab
4 21 (9.25%) Bitbucket
5 18 (7.93%) IBM UrbanCode
5 18 (7.93%) TeamCity
6 14 (6.17%) JIRA
7 13 (5.73%) SonarQube
8 11 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (4.41%) Subversion
9 10 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (3.52%) Maven
10 8 (3.52%) Selenium
11 6 (2.64%) CircleCI
11 6 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (2.20%) Clang
13 4 (1.76%) Artifactory
14 3 (1.32%) MSBuild
14 3 (1.32%) TestNG
14 3 (1.32%) Travis CI
General
1 59 (25.99%) Social Skills
2 43 (18.94%) Finance
3 27 (11.89%) Banking
4 24 (10.57%) Retail
5 19 (8.37%) Presentation Skills
6 18 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.41%) Automotive
7 10 (4.41%) Organisational Skills
8 6 (2.64%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (2.64%) Law
8 6 (2.64%) Public Sector
8 6 (2.64%) Tech for Good
9 5 (2.20%) Games
9 5 (2.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (1.76%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.76%) Marketing
11 3 (1.32%) Advertising
11 3 (1.32%) Legal
11 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (41.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (26.87%) Senior
3 41 (18.06%) Senior DevOps
3 41 (18.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 28 (12.33%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (10.57%) Architect
5 24 (10.57%) Azure Engineer
6 22 (9.69%) Platform Engineer
7 20 (8.81%) Software Engineer
8 19 (8.37%) Cloud Engineer
9 18 (7.93%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (7.93%) Support Engineer
10 17 (7.49%) Senior Support Engineer
11 16 (7.05%) Cloud Platform Engineer
12 15 (6.61%) AWS DevOps
12 15 (6.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 15 (6.61%) Compiler Engineer
13 14 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (4.85%) Automation Engineer
15 10 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.25%) .NET
2 15 (6.61%) LLVM
3 13 (5.73%) HTML
3 13 (5.73%) OAuth
4 12 (5.29%) XML
5 11 (4.85%) ARM Templates
5 11 (4.85%) React
6 9 (3.96%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (3.52%) 802.1X
7 8 (3.52%) Keycloak
8 7 (3.08%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.64%) AWS CDK
9 6 (2.64%) CSS
9 6 (2.64%) CSS3
9 6 (2.64%) HTML5
9 6 (2.64%) OAuth2
9 6 (2.64%) OpenID
9 6 (2.64%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (2.20%) .NET Core
10 5 (2.20%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.26%) Public Cloud
2 20 (8.81%) Linux Command Line
3 17 (7.49%) Cloud Native
3 17 (7.49%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (6.17%) Product Ownership
5 13 (5.73%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (4.85%) Data Centre
6 11 (4.85%) IoT
7 9 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.08%) Distributed Systems
9 6 (2.64%) FMCG
9 6 (2.64%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.64%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.76%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.88%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.88%) Life Science
11 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.88%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 135 (59.47%) Linux
2 58 (25.55%) Windows
3 18 (7.93%) Unix
4 15 (6.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.96%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.52%) CentOS
7 6 (2.64%) Mesosphere
7 6 (2.64%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.76%) Debian
9 4 (1.76%) Solaris
10 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (69.16%) DevOps
2 113 (49.78%) Configuration Management
3 97 (42.73%) Agile
4 77 (33.92%) Infrastructure as Code
5 69 (30.40%) CI/CD
6 53 (23.35%) Mentoring
7 46 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (17.62%) Software Engineering
9 38 (16.74%) Technical Leadership
10 37 (16.30%) Test Automation
11 36 (15.86%) Open Source
11 36 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (12.78%) Containerisation
12 29 (12.78%) Platform Engineering
13 27 (11.89%) Roadmaps
14 23 (10.13%) Software Delivery
15 22 (9.69%) Coaching
16 21 (9.25%) Customer Service
16 21 (9.25%) ITIL
17 19 (8.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 108 (47.58%) Python
2 62 (27.31%) Bash
3 48 (21.15%) PowerShell
4 46 (20.26%) Java
4 46 (20.26%) SQL
5 34 (14.98%) JavaScript
6 27 (11.89%) C#
7 25 (11.01%) Go
7 25 (11.01%) Groovy
8 23 (10.13%) Ruby
9 22 (9.69%) Shell Script
10 20 (8.81%) C
11 19 (8.37%) Perl
12 13 (5.73%) PHP
13 11 (4.85%) TypeScript
14 6 (2.64%) C++
15 5 (2.20%) Fortran
16 4 (1.76%) Bicep
16 4 (1.76%) Lua
16 4 (1.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 39 (17.18%) Security Cleared
2 31 (13.66%) Degree
3 19 (8.37%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.17%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.85%) AWS Certification
6 9 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.52%) Azure Certification
8 7 (3.08%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.08%) CCNA
8 7 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.88%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
10 2 (0.88%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.88%) RHCE
11 1 (0.44%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
11 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.44%) MCSA
11 1 (0.44%) MCSE
11 1 (0.44%) OCP
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) GDPR
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 15022
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 89 (39.21%) Docker
2 11 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (2.64%) KVM
7 4 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.32%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.88%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.44%) etcd
Systems Management
1 178 (78.41%) Ansible
2 132 (58.15%) Puppet
3 115 (50.66%) Terraform
4 108 (47.58%) Kubernetes
5 28 (12.33%) Prometheus
6 22 (9.69%) Grafana
7 13 (5.73%) Salt
7 13 (5.73%) Single Sign-On
8 11 (4.85%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (4.41%) Nagios
10 7 (3.08%) Argo
11 6 (2.64%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 6 (2.64%) Packer
12 5 (2.20%) Jamf Pro
12 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
13 4 (1.76%) Kibana
13 4 (1.76%) logstash
13 4 (1.76%) vRealize
14 3 (1.32%) HAProxy
14 3 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (16.30%) Google
2 28 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.33%) Red Hat
3 24 (10.57%) VMware
4 23 (10.13%) Cisco
5 17 (7.49%) IBM
5 17 (7.49%) New Relic
6 14 (6.17%) SaltStack
7 13 (5.73%) Splunk
8 11 (4.85%) Atlassian
9 10 (4.41%) Oracle
10 9 (3.96%) ServiceNow
11 8 (3.52%) Arista
11 8 (3.52%) Fortinet
11 8 (3.52%) Juniper
11 8 (3.52%) Tufin
12 7 (3.08%) ForgeRock
12 7 (3.08%) Zscaler
13 6 (2.64%) Apple
14 2 (0.88%) Citrix