The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 84 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -14
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 50 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.57% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.01% 4.44% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32 4 0
Average salary £75,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
147 90 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.55% 4.59% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 121 52 59
Average salary £58,750 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.29% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 78 (89.66%) Puppet
2 77 (88.51%) Linux
3 70 (80.46%) Python
4 67 (77.01%) DevOps
5 66 (75.86%) Perl
6 62 (71.26%) Configuration Management
7 58 (66.67%) Apache
8 48 (55.17%) Ruby
9 47 (54.02%) Bash Shell
10 45 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (49.43%) UNIX
13 41 (47.13%) Jenkins
14 39 (44.83%) nginx
15 38 (43.68%) Hudson
16 37 (42.53%) Ansible
17 33 (37.93%) Salt
17 33 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (37.93%) VMware
18 32 (36.78%) LAN
18 32 (36.78%) WAN
19 31 (35.63%) Java
19 31 (35.63%) Git (software)
20 30 (34.48%) Nagios
21 28 (32.18%) PHP
21 28 (32.18%) LAMP
21 28 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (31.03%) Data Centre
22 27 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
22 27 (31.03%) CCNA

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 58 (66.67%) Apache
2 39 (44.83%) nginx
3 21 (24.14%) OpenStack
4 20 (22.99%) Tomcat
5 9 (10.34%) IIS
6 6 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (5.75%) Confluence
7 5 (5.75%) MediaWiki
8 2 (2.30%) JBoss
9 1 (1.15%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (24.14%) SaaS
3 17 (19.54%) PaaS
3 17 (19.54%) IaaS
4 7 (8.05%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.75%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (36.78%) LAN
1 32 (36.78%) WAN
2 13 (14.94%) Firewall
3 7 (8.05%) VPN
4 6 (6.90%) Internet
5 5 (5.75%) OSPF
5 5 (5.75%) BGP
5 5 (5.75%) EIGRP
5 5 (5.75%) IPsec
5 5 (5.75%) IPv6
5 5 (5.75%) Network Security
5 5 (5.75%) LDAP
6 2 (2.30%) SAN
6 2 (2.30%) SSH
6 2 (2.30%) DNS
7 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) MySQL
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle BI EE
2 16 (18.39%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.75%) Big Data
5 4 (4.60%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.60%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (47.13%) Jenkins
2 38 (43.68%) Hudson
3 31 (35.63%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.05%) Ant
4 7 (8.05%) Artifactory
5 6 (6.90%) Gradle
5 6 (6.90%) Subversion
5 6 (6.90%) Maven
6 5 (5.75%) JIRA
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.15%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.15%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.15%) JUnit
8 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.15%) JBehave
8 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (12.64%) Law
2 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.90%) Finance
4 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.75%) Marketing
4 5 (5.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (51.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (34.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 19 (21.84%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (18.39%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Principal Software Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Administrator
10 3 (3.45%) Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 2 (2.30%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) DevOps Consultant
11 2 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.30%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.18%) LAMP
2 22 (25.29%) MCollective
3 18 (20.69%) Middleware
4 17 (19.54%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (18.39%) WebCenter
6 10 (11.49%) .NET
7 4 (4.60%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.30%) Spring
8 2 (2.30%) JSON
8 2 (2.30%) HTML
8 2 (2.30%) XML
8 2 (2.30%) libvirt
9 1 (1.15%) RESTful
9 1 (1.15%) XSLT
9 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.15%) CSS
9 1 (1.15%) Web Services
9 1 (1.15%) jQuery
9 1 (1.15%) HTML5
9 1 (1.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
3 16 (18.39%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.75%) Wiki
5 5 (5.75%) DTV
6 4 (4.60%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.30%) Clustering
8 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 77 (88.51%) Linux
2 43 (49.43%) UNIX
3 23 (26.44%) Ubuntu
4 22 (25.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (20.69%) CentOS
6 17 (19.54%) Windows
7 14 (16.09%) Debian
8 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.60%) Fedora
11 2 (2.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.15%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.01%) DevOps
2 62 (71.26%) Configuration Management
3 45 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (27.59%) Build Automation
7 21 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (20.69%) Open Source
9 17 (19.54%) Mentoring
9 17 (19.54%) Service Delivery
10 16 (18.39%) Identity Management
10 16 (18.39%) SOA
10 16 (18.39%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (18.39%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
12 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (8.05%) SDLC
14 6 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (5.75%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (5.75%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 70 (80.46%) Python
2 66 (75.86%) Perl
3 48 (55.17%) Ruby
4 47 (54.02%) Bash Shell
5 31 (35.63%) Java
6 28 (32.18%) PHP
7 16 (18.39%) Jython
8 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
9 9 (10.34%) SQL
10 4 (4.60%) PHP5
10 4 (4.60%) Groovy
11 3 (3.45%) C#
12 2 (2.30%) C++
12 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (31.03%) CCNA
1 27 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.34%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (18.39%) VirtualBox
2 16 (18.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 13 (14.94%) Samba
4 10 (11.49%) Docker
5 8 (9.20%) KVM
6 6 (6.90%) LXC
6 6 (6.90%) Xen
6 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
7 5 (5.75%) Postfix
7 5 (5.75%) XenServer
7 5 (5.75%) iptables
8 2 (2.30%) oVirt
8 2 (2.30%) GFS2
8 2 (2.30%) RHEV
8 2 (2.30%) Gluster
8 2 (2.30%) Varnish
8 2 (2.30%) NFS
8 2 (2.30%) Squid
Systems Management
1 78 (89.66%) Puppet
2 37 (42.53%) Ansible
3 33 (37.93%) Salt
4 30 (34.48%) Nagios
5 17 (19.54%) Vagrant
6 16 (18.39%) Oracle Identity Management
7 9 (10.34%) Zenoss
8 6 (6.90%) Kibana
8 6 (6.90%) Graphite
9 5 (5.75%) ZABBIX
10 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (2.30%) Cobbler
10 2 (2.30%) Pacemaker
10 2 (2.30%) SELinux
11 1 (1.15%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) VMware
2 25 (28.74%) Oracle
3 19 (21.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.75%) SAP
4 5 (5.75%) Citrix
5 2 (2.30%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.15%) HP
6 1 (1.15%) Cognizant
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago