The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 125 119 130
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.22% 5.61% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +128.07%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
166 107 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.19% 5.37% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 151 102 193
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Birmingham

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) CentOS
3 6 (66.67%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Ruby
5 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (33.33%) JBoss
6 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Hudson
7 2 (22.22%) Impala
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) SIEM
7 2 (22.22%) HBase
7 2 (22.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (22.22%) Big Data

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) HBase
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Impala
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (33.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) CSS3
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) CentOS
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
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