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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 115 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 14 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.74% 0.46% -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.07% 14.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
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
82 55 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.32% 3.19% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 66 39 52
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 October 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Puppet
3 15 (75.00%) DevOps
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (50.00%) Vagrant
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 9 (45.00%) Ruby
6 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (45.00%) PHP
7 8 (40.00%) MySQL
7 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (30.00%) CentOS
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle
9 6 (30.00%) UNIX
9 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (30.00%) Python
9 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (25.00%) Fedora
10 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (25.00%) IIS
10 5 (25.00%) Nagios
10 5 (25.00%) Apache
10 5 (25.00%) Open Source
10 5 (25.00%) ZABBIX

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (15.00%) nginx
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
1 3 (15.00%) LDAP
1 3 (15.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.00%) MariaDB
4 3 (15.00%) Hazelcast
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (15.00%) Hudson
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Operations Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Derivative
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 6 (30.00%) CentOS
5 5 (25.00%) Fedora
6 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Service Management
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.00%) ITSM
7 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (10.00%) Operations Management
8 2 (10.00%) Kanban
8 2 (10.00%) SOA
8 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) PHP
1 9 (45.00%) Ruby
2 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) PHP5
5 3 (15.00%) Groovy
5 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) COBIT
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Varnish
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) Puppet
2 10 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 5 (25.00%) Nagios
3 5 (25.00%) ZABBIX
4 4 (20.00%) Ansible
5 3 (15.00%) HAProxy
5 3 (15.00%) Munin
5 3 (15.00%) Zenoss
5 3 (15.00%) Icinga
6 2 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Percona
4 1 (5.00%) SAP