Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 74 91
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 17 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.85% 2.58% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.10% 22.22% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 3
Watford median annual salary £77,500 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.35% -29.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £50,375 £37,500 £47,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £67,500 £64,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +15.00% +11.11%

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 89 117 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.68% 11.62% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73 67 74
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £28,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.11%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 15 (88.24%) Linux
1 15 (88.24%) Puppet
2 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) Java
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle
3 13 (76.47%) Deployment Automation
4 12 (70.59%) Migration
4 12 (70.59%) ActiveMQ
4 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
4 12 (70.59%) Java SE
4 12 (70.59%) Java EE
4 12 (70.59%) WebLogic
4 12 (70.59%) EJB
4 12 (70.59%) Web Services
4 12 (70.59%) MQSeries
4 12 (70.59%) JMS
4 12 (70.59%) SOA
4 12 (70.59%) JBoss
4 12 (70.59%) SAN
4 12 (70.59%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (70.59%) Shell Script
4 12 (70.59%) EJB 3.0
4 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
4 12 (70.59%) GlassFish
4 12 (70.59%) IaaS
4 12 (70.59%) HornetQ
4 12 (70.59%) AWS CloudFormation

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 12 (70.59%) GlassFish
1 12 (70.59%) JBoss
1 12 (70.59%) MQSeries
1 12 (70.59%) WebLogic
1 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
2 11 (64.71%) OpenStack
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (11.76%) Mule
3 2 (11.76%) Mule ESB
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (70.59%) AWS CloudFormation
2 12 (70.59%) IaaS
3 8 (47.06%) PaaS
3 8 (47.06%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.88%) Boomi
5 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) SAN
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) Internet
2 11 (64.71%) Reverse Proxy
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (64.71%) VPN
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) French Language
1 9 (52.94%) German Language
1 9 (52.94%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Architect
2 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (47.06%) Lead Architect
3 8 (47.06%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (23.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (23.53%) Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) ActiveMQ
1 12 (70.59%) EJB
1 12 (70.59%) EJB 3.0
1 12 (70.59%) HornetQ
1 12 (70.59%) Java EE
1 12 (70.59%) Java SE
1 12 (70.59%) JMS
1 12 (70.59%) Web Services
1 12 (70.59%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) RAML
3 2 (11.76%) React
3 2 (11.76%) Sass
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (64.71%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (64.71%) Replication
3 9 (52.94%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Native
6 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Unix
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Deployment Automation
2 12 (70.59%) Migration
2 12 (70.59%) SOA
3 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (47.06%) Presales
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
2 13 (76.47%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
3 12 (70.59%) Shell Script
4 10 (58.82%) AWK
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) AWS Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) GCP
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
1 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) Terraform
4 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) IBM
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) WSO2
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
6 1 (5.88%) Talend
6 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.88%) webMethods