The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 173 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 79 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 0.41% -
As % of the Systems Management category 21.70% 8.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 0
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
England

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

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
364 287 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.09% 4.72% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 269 226 167
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £20,820
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +29 58 £67,500 +70.88% 4
Gloucestershire - 12 £55,000 - 2
Somerset +10 7 £32,500 +16.07% 4
Dorset -6 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 - 2
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 130 (87.84%) Linux
2 125 (84.46%) Puppet
3 96 (64.86%) DevOps
4 81 (54.73%) Python
5 77 (52.03%) Perl
6 69 (46.62%) Ruby
7 67 (45.27%) Java
7 67 (45.27%) Apache
8 66 (44.59%) Git (software)
8 66 (44.59%) Bash Shell
9 64 (43.24%) Jenkins
9 64 (43.24%) Configuration Management
10 63 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (41.22%) MySQL
12 53 (35.81%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
14 45 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 45 (30.41%) VMware
15 41 (27.70%) UNIX
16 40 (27.03%) nginx
16 40 (27.03%) Ansible
17 37 (25.00%) PHP
17 37 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (25.00%) LAMP
18 36 (24.32%) Red Hat
18 36 (24.32%) Vagrant
18 36 (24.32%) Hudson
19 35 (23.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 35 (23.65%) Oracle
20 34 (22.97%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 67 (45.27%) Apache
2 40 (27.03%) nginx
3 25 (16.89%) Tomcat
4 19 (12.84%) OpenStack
5 9 (6.08%) Confluence
6 8 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (4.73%) IIS
7 7 (4.73%) MediaWiki
8 6 (4.05%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.03%) Mule
10 1 (0.68%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (8.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.57%) SaaS
3 17 (11.49%) PaaS
3 17 (11.49%) IaaS
4 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.03%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.68%) Route 53
5 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.57%) LAN
1 26 (17.57%) WAN
2 19 (12.84%) Firewall
3 15 (10.14%) Internet
4 9 (6.08%) OSPF
4 9 (6.08%) BGP
4 9 (6.08%) VPN
5 7 (4.73%) IPv6
5 7 (4.73%) EIGRP
5 7 (4.73%) IPsec
5 7 (4.73%) Network Security
5 7 (4.73%) LDAP
6 2 (1.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.35%) NAS
6 2 (1.35%) VLAN
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.35%) SAN
7 1 (0.68%) SSH
7 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (41.22%) MySQL
2 24 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 24 (16.22%) Big Data
3 22 (14.86%) Relational Database
4 21 (14.19%) Hadoop
5 16 (10.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (7.43%) HBase
8 4 (2.70%) Redis
9 3 (2.03%) Riak
9 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.35%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.35%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 66 (44.59%) Git (software)
2 64 (43.24%) Jenkins
3 36 (24.32%) Hudson
4 30 (20.27%) Maven
5 24 (16.22%) Subversion
6 18 (12.16%) Ant
7 13 (8.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (8.78%) TeamCity
8 10 (6.76%) Gradle
9 9 (6.08%) Artifactory
9 9 (6.08%) JIRA
9 9 (6.08%) Selenium
10 3 (2.03%) JUnit
10 3 (2.03%) JBehave
10 3 (2.03%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.35%) gulp
11 2 (1.35%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.35%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
General
1 34 (22.97%) Telecoms
2 17 (11.49%) Finance
3 16 (10.81%) Marketing
4 13 (8.78%) Electronics
4 13 (8.78%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.08%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (43.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (26.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 26 (17.57%) Developer
3 26 (17.57%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (15.54%) Software Engineer
5 19 (12.84%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (9.46%) Administrator
6 14 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 11 (7.43%) PHP Developer
9 10 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Principal Software Engineer
9 10 (6.76%) Principal Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (6.08%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.05%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (4.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.00%) LAMP
2 32 (21.62%) Web Services
3 24 (16.22%) MCollective
4 20 (13.51%) Middleware
4 20 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (10.81%) WebCenter
6 15 (10.14%) Spring
6 15 (10.14%) REST
7 14 (9.46%) HTML
7 14 (9.46%) CSS
8 12 (8.11%) RESTful
8 12 (8.11%) .NET
8 12 (8.11%) CSS3
9 10 (6.76%) HTML5
10 9 (6.08%) Smarty
11 5 (3.38%) Laravel
12 4 (2.70%) JSON
13 3 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (2.03%) Django
13 3 (2.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) Data Centre
2 20 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 19 (12.84%) Digital Media
3 19 (12.84%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (8.78%) DTV
5 11 (7.43%) Wiki
6 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.03%) Replication
7 3 (2.03%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.03%) Web 2.0
7 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.35%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.35%) New Media
8 2 (1.35%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 130 (87.84%) Linux
2 41 (27.70%) UNIX
3 35 (23.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (13.51%) Ubuntu
5 13 (8.78%) Amazon Linux
6 11 (7.43%) Windows
7 10 (6.76%) CentOS
8 9 (6.08%) Debian
9 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.35%) HPUX
10 2 (1.35%) Solaris
11 1 (0.68%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (64.86%) DevOps
2 64 (43.24%) Configuration Management
3 63 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (35.81%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (19.59%) Mentoring
7 27 (18.24%) Build Automation
8 26 (17.57%) Software Engineering
9 24 (16.22%) SOA
10 23 (15.54%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (13.51%) E-Commerce
12 19 (12.84%) Open Source
13 17 (11.49%) Service Delivery
14 16 (10.81%) Identity Management
14 16 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (8.78%) Programme Management
15 13 (8.78%) OO
15 13 (8.78%) Digital Marketing
16 11 (7.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (54.73%) Python
2 77 (52.03%) Perl
3 69 (46.62%) Ruby
4 67 (45.27%) Java
5 66 (44.59%) Bash Shell
6 37 (25.00%) PHP
7 19 (12.84%) Jython
8 18 (12.16%) SQL
9 13 (8.78%) JavaScript
10 8 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.41%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.38%) C#
12 4 (2.70%) C++
13 2 (1.35%) C
14 1 (0.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (12.84%) CCNA
1 19 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (12.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.49%) Xen
2 17 (11.49%) KVM
3 16 (10.81%) Docker
3 16 (10.81%) VirtualBox
3 16 (10.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (6.08%) Postfix
4 9 (6.08%) XenServer
5 8 (5.41%) LXC
6 7 (4.73%) iptables
6 7 (4.73%) Samba
7 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.35%) NFS
8 2 (1.35%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.35%) Varnish
9 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 125 (84.46%) Puppet
2 40 (27.03%) Ansible
3 36 (24.32%) Vagrant
4 31 (20.95%) Nagios
5 27 (18.24%) Salt
6 16 (10.81%) Oracle Identity Management
7 12 (8.11%) Graphite
8 11 (7.43%) ZABBIX
8 11 (7.43%) Zenoss
9 8 (5.41%) Kibana
10 3 (2.03%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.03%) Capistrano
11 2 (1.35%) Cacti
11 2 (1.35%) SmokePing
11 2 (1.35%) Icinga
12 1 (0.68%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 45 (30.41%) VMware
2 36 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 35 (23.65%) Oracle
4 13 (8.78%) SAP
5 9 (6.08%) Citrix
6 5 (3.38%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.03%) HP
8 2 (1.35%) Cisco
8 2 (1.35%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.68%) Talend
9 1 (0.68%) New Relic
9 1 (0.68%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) Zend
9 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago