The first table below looks at the demand for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 202 - 212
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 23 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% - 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.19% - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
281 359 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.84% 6.67% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 234 305 227
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,905 £27,114 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in the South West

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in the South West

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 6 £48,750 - 1
Bristol - 5 £32,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £42,000 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (96.36%) Puppet
3 37 (67.27%) MySQL
4 29 (52.73%) Python
4 29 (52.73%) Configuration Management
5 26 (47.27%) C
6 24 (43.64%) HTTP
7 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 22 (40.00%) Apache
9 20 (36.36%) TDD
9 20 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (36.36%) Perl
10 19 (34.55%) Ruby
11 17 (30.91%) Open Source
12 16 (29.09%) SaaS
12 16 (29.09%) SMTP
13 15 (27.27%) LDAP
13 15 (27.27%) Kerberos
13 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
13 15 (27.27%) Web Services
13 15 (27.27%) Java
13 15 (27.27%) Firewall
13 15 (27.27%) Nagios
13 15 (27.27%) SNMP
13 15 (27.27%) Zenoss
13 15 (27.27%) qmail
13 15 (27.27%) YUM
13 15 (27.27%) Software Deployment
13 15 (27.27%) Unit Testing

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) SaaS
2 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 4 (7.27%) IaaS
4 4 (7.27%) PaaS
5 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) HTTP
2 22 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (29.09%) SMTP
4 15 (27.27%) LDAP
4 15 (27.27%) Kerberos
4 15 (27.27%) Firewall
4 15 (27.27%) SNMP
5 14 (25.45%) Ethernet
6 9 (16.36%) DNS
7 5 (9.09%) NAS
7 5 (9.09%) SAN
8 2 (3.64%) SSH
9 1 (1.82%) MRTG
9 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (67.27%) MySQL
2 20 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 8 (14.55%) HBase
4 8 (14.55%) Hadoop
5 5 (9.09%) CouchDB
5 5 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 5 (9.09%) Big Data
5 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.09%) Voldemort
5 5 (9.09%) Hazelcast
5 5 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) RSpec
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Ant
4 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Marketing
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (16.36%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Web Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Perl Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (10.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Operations Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) Web Services
2 7 (12.73%) POSIX
3 5 (9.09%) Spring
3 5 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (5.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Open Source
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.73%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.45%) Machine Learning
5 1 (1.82%) DTV
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) UNIX
3 11 (20.00%) Windows
4 8 (14.55%) Solaris
5 5 (9.09%) CentOS
5 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) Configuration Management
2 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (36.36%) TDD
4 15 (27.27%) Software Deployment
4 15 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 12 (21.82%) SOA
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
7 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.09%) High Availability
10 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.64%) Scrum
11 1 (1.82%) Low Latency
11 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.82%) Agile Project Management
11 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.82%) Kanban
11 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.82%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) Python
2 26 (47.27%) C
3 20 (36.36%) Perl
4 19 (34.55%) Ruby
5 15 (27.27%) Java
6 12 (21.82%) C++
7 10 (18.18%) PHP
7 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
8 8 (14.55%) Bourne shell
9 5 (9.09%) Groovy
9 5 (9.09%) PHP5
10 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 15 (27.27%) qmail
2 7 (12.73%) Varnish
3 2 (3.64%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (96.36%) Puppet
2 15 (27.27%) Nagios
2 15 (27.27%) Zenoss
2 15 (27.27%) YUM
3 7 (12.73%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.82%) Cacti
4 1 (1.82%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) VMware
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Red Gate
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.82%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
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