Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 69 97
Rank change year-on-year -15 +28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.28% 2.55% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.38% 26.88% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 1
Watford median annual salary £68,750 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £54,625 £58,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £87,875 £80,500 £58,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% +5.26%

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 Watford with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 128 93 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 13.65% 9.47% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 51
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £43,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% +4.17%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Watford

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Watford.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Watford

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Watford over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
3 10 (83.33%) IaaS
3 10 (83.33%) HornetQ
3 10 (83.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (83.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (83.33%) Deployment Automation
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) WebLogic
3 10 (83.33%) EJB
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) MQSeries
3 10 (83.33%) JMS
3 10 (83.33%) JBoss
3 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 10 (83.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
3 10 (83.33%) Migration
3 10 (83.33%) AWK
3 10 (83.33%) ActiveMQ
3 10 (83.33%) WebSphere
3 10 (83.33%) Java SE
3 10 (83.33%) Java EE
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 10 (83.33%) GlassFish
1 10 (83.33%) JBoss
1 10 (83.33%) MQSeries
1 10 (83.33%) WebLogic
1 10 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 9 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (83.33%) IaaS
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (58.33%) PaaS
3 7 (58.33%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Internet
2 9 (75.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) French Language
1 8 (66.67%) German Language
1 8 (66.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 10 (83.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Data Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) ActiveMQ
1 10 (83.33%) EJB
1 10 (83.33%) EJB 3.0
1 10 (83.33%) HornetQ
1 10 (83.33%) Java EE
1 10 (83.33%) Java SE
1 10 (83.33%) JMS
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
1 10 (83.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (75.00%) Replication
3 8 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Deployment Automation
1 10 (83.33%) Migration
2 9 (75.00%) SOA
3 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (58.33%) Presales
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 10 (83.33%) AWK
3 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware