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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 115 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 17 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.75% 0.19% -
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 0
Average salary £65,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+128.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
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
119 230 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.23% 10.67% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 109 215 101
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) LDAP
1 17 (100.00%) HTTP
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) SSL
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) JIRA
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 17 (100.00%) Open Source
1 17 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 17 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LDAP
1 17 (100.00%) HTTP
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) SSL
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) JIRA
1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
1 17 (100.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware