Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 78 95
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 18 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.89% 2.35% 0.096%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.25% 22.12% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 1
Watford median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +30.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +23.81% +16.67%

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 118 104 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.39% 10.63% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 84 65 57
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,000 £31,600
90th Percentile £78,375 £70,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +8.70%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 17 (94.44%) PowerShell
2 16 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Puppet
3 15 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 15 (83.33%) Deployment Automation
3 15 (83.33%) Unix
3 15 (83.33%) Linux
4 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 14 (77.78%) WebLogic
4 14 (77.78%) EJB
4 14 (77.78%) Web Services
4 14 (77.78%) Oracle
4 14 (77.78%) MQSeries
4 14 (77.78%) JMS
4 14 (77.78%) JBoss
4 14 (77.78%) SAN
4 14 (77.78%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (77.78%) Shell Script
4 14 (77.78%) Migration
4 14 (77.78%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (77.78%) GlassFish
4 14 (77.78%) EJB 3.0
4 14 (77.78%) WebSphere
4 14 (77.78%) Java SE
4 14 (77.78%) Java EE
4 14 (77.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (77.78%) IaaS
4 14 (77.78%) HornetQ

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 14 (77.78%) GlassFish
1 14 (77.78%) JBoss
1 14 (77.78%) MQSeries
1 14 (77.78%) WebLogic
1 14 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 13 (72.22%) OpenStack
2 13 (72.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.56%) OpenWhisk
Cloud Services
1 15 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (77.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 14 (77.78%) IaaS
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (61.11%) PaaS
3 11 (61.11%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.56%) Serverless
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) SAN
2 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 13 (72.22%) Internet
2 13 (72.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 13 (72.22%) VPN
3 11 (61.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) French Language
1 11 (61.11%) German Language
1 11 (61.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Architect
2 14 (77.78%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (44.44%) Lead Architect
3 8 (44.44%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (38.89%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (22.22%) Data Architect
6 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) ActiveMQ
1 14 (77.78%) EJB
1 14 (77.78%) EJB 3.0
1 14 (77.78%) HornetQ
1 14 (77.78%) Java EE
1 14 (77.78%) Java SE
1 14 (77.78%) JMS
1 14 (77.78%) Web Services
1 14 (77.78%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.11%) React
3 2 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (72.22%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (72.22%) Replication
3 9 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
1 15 (83.33%) Unix
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Deployment Automation
2 14 (77.78%) Migration
3 13 (72.22%) SOA
4 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (61.11%) Presales
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Microservices
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) PowerShell
2 16 (88.89%) Java
3 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
4 14 (77.78%) Shell Script
5 12 (66.67%) AWK
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) Scala
7 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
1 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) Salt
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware