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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 207 212 219
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 27 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.079% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.28% 1.92% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 2
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
291 208 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.73% 4.12% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 238 157 290
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 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 15 September 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 15 September 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
(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 -3 12 £39,500 +12.85% 2
Dorset - 10 £47,500 -
Somerset - 3 £28,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (95.35%) Puppet
3 26 (60.47%) MySQL
4 21 (48.84%) Java
4 21 (48.84%) Subversion
5 20 (46.51%) Ant
6 19 (44.19%) DevOps
7 18 (41.86%) HBase
7 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
7 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (41.86%) TDD
7 18 (41.86%) Spring
8 14 (32.56%) Marketing
9 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
10 12 (27.91%) jQuery
10 12 (27.91%) Machine Learning
10 12 (27.91%) Hadoop
11 10 (23.26%) Vagrant
11 10 (23.26%) Windows
12 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
12 9 (20.93%) VMware
12 9 (20.93%) SaaS
12 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
13 8 (18.60%) PHP
14 7 (16.28%) SOA
14 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
15 6 (13.95%) Big Data
15 6 (13.95%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LDAP
1 3 (6.98%) DHCP
1 3 (6.98%) VPN
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
1 3 (6.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) MySQL
2 18 (41.86%) HBase
3 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
4 12 (27.91%) Hadoop
5 6 (13.95%) Big Data
6 3 (6.98%) Hazelcast
6 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Subversion
2 20 (46.51%) Ant
3 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.65%) Hudson
5 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 14 (32.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Java Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Senior Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Linux Support
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) Spring
2 12 (27.91%) jQuery
3 4 (9.30%) Middleware
4 3 (6.98%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) REST
4 3 (6.98%) RESTful
4 3 (6.98%) Smarty
5 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) UNIX
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.98%) CentOS
6 2 (4.65%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) DevOps
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) TDD
3 12 (27.91%) Machine Learning
4 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
5 7 (16.28%) SOA
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
8 3 (6.98%) Service Management
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) OO
8 3 (6.98%) ITSM
8 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.98%) OO PHP
9 2 (4.65%) Operations Management
9 2 (4.65%) Kanban
9 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) PHP
4 5 (11.63%) Ruby
5 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.98%) PHP5
6 3 (6.98%) Groovy
6 3 (6.98%) SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Python
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) COBIT
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (95.35%) Puppet
2 10 (23.26%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 2 (4.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) VMware
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
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