Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 81 87
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 26 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.73% 2.14% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.21% 21.82% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 3
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £47,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £49,375 £64,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 89 110 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.35% 9.80% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 69 73 81
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £39,500 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% +3.33%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 24 (92.31%) Linux
1 24 (92.31%) Puppet
2 23 (88.46%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (84.62%) DevOps
4 18 (69.23%) Ansible
5 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
6 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
7 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (50.00%) Degree
9 12 (46.15%) SaaS
9 12 (46.15%) Unix
9 12 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (42.31%) SOA
10 11 (42.31%) Oracle
10 11 (42.31%) Open Source
10 11 (42.31%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
10 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (38.46%) JSON
11 10 (38.46%) Google
11 10 (38.46%) Mule
11 10 (38.46%) NoSQL
11 10 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (38.46%) SQL
11 10 (38.46%) GCP
11 10 (38.46%) Middleware
11 10 (38.46%) Project Management
11 10 (38.46%) Problem-Solving

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 (38.46%) Mule
1 10 (38.46%) Mule ESB
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (23.08%) CloudStack
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) MQSeries
4 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 23 (88.46%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (46.15%) SaaS
4 11 (42.31%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (34.62%) Boomi
7 8 (30.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (15.38%) Trello
10 2 (7.69%) IaaS
11 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (3.85%) PaaS
11 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) HTTP
1 8 (30.77%) Kerberos
2 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) NoSQL
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
3 4 (15.38%) VersionOne
4 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) French Language
1 2 (7.69%) German Language
1 2 (7.69%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Integration Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Apache Camel
1 10 (38.46%) JSON
1 10 (38.46%) Middleware
2 8 (30.77%) OAuth
3 6 (23.08%) RAML
3 6 (23.08%) SOAP
3 6 (23.08%) Swagger
3 6 (23.08%) WireMock
3 6 (23.08%) WSDL
3 6 (23.08%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) XSD
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) EJB
6 2 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (7.69%) JMS
6 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
4 8 (30.77%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
6 6 (23.08%) Public Cloud
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
8 2 (7.69%) Replication
9 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
9 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) DevOps
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (42.31%) Open Source
2 11 (42.31%) SOA
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) Coaching
3 10 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (38.46%) Project Management
4 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
5 8 (30.77%) Identity Management
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 5 (19.23%) Analytical Thinking
9 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
3 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 7 (26.92%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) Perl
6 4 (15.38%) XPath
6 4 (15.38%) XQuery
7 2 (7.69%) AWK
7 2 (7.69%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.69%) VBScript
8 1 (3.85%) Go
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) MCITP
2 5 (19.23%) MCSA
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Master's Degree
4 2 (7.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) GCP
2 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (92.31%) Puppet
2 18 (69.23%) Ansible
3 10 (38.46%) Terraform
4 4 (15.38%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) Google
3 10 (38.46%) WSO2
4 9 (34.62%) Dell
4 9 (34.62%) IBM
4 9 (34.62%) MuleSoft
4 9 (34.62%) Talend
4 9 (34.62%) TIBCO
4 9 (34.62%) webMethods
5 8 (30.77%) SnapLogic
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) CA
7 4 (15.38%) Green Hat