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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 177 187 218
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 63 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.72% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.86% 13.67% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 1
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
334 278 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.62% 5.28% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 261 244 288
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £19,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +27 42 £67,500 +68.75% 5
Dorset -22 8 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Devon - 6 - - 1
Gloucestershire -15 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Somerset - 1 £28,000 - 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 91 (98.91%) Linux
2 81 (88.04%) Puppet
3 65 (70.65%) MySQL
4 63 (68.48%) PHP
5 56 (60.87%) Bash Shell
6 51 (55.43%) Perl
7 49 (53.26%) Python
8 48 (52.17%) DevOps
9 46 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (47.83%) CentOS
11 43 (46.74%) Red Hat
12 42 (45.65%) Ruby
13 41 (44.57%) Configuration Management
14 40 (43.48%) Apache
15 36 (39.13%) Windows
15 36 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (34.78%) nginx
18 29 (31.52%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (31.52%) Firewall
18 29 (31.52%) Java
19 28 (30.43%) Ubuntu
20 26 (28.26%) Jenkins
21 23 (25.00%) Ansible
21 23 (25.00%) Nagios
22 22 (23.91%) Debian
22 22 (23.91%) VMware
23 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
23 21 (22.83%) Open Source
24 20 (21.74%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (43.48%) Apache
2 32 (34.78%) nginx
3 11 (11.96%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.70%) Drupal
4 8 (8.70%) WordPress
4 8 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 8 (8.70%) Node.js
5 7 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (7.61%) IIS
6 6 (6.52%) Confluence
6 6 (6.52%) MediaWiki
7 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.17%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.04%) SaaS
2 12 (13.04%) PaaS
3 10 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (8.70%) Amazon S3
5 7 (7.61%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.35%) IaaS
7 2 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.52%) Firewall
2 18 (19.57%) LAN
2 18 (19.57%) WAN
3 14 (15.22%) HTTP
4 13 (14.13%) LDAP
5 9 (9.78%) DNS
6 8 (8.70%) VPN
6 8 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (8.70%) Wireshark
6 8 (8.70%) tcpdump
7 7 (7.61%) Kerberos
7 7 (7.61%) SNMP
7 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.61%) SMTP
7 7 (7.61%) DHCP
7 7 (7.61%) Ethernet
8 6 (6.52%) OSPF
8 6 (6.52%) BGP
8 6 (6.52%) EIGRP
8 6 (6.52%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (70.65%) MySQL
2 36 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (21.74%) NoSQL
4 19 (20.65%) Hadoop
5 17 (18.48%) Relational Database
6 15 (16.30%) MongoDB
6 15 (16.30%) MariaDB
7 10 (10.87%) Redis
8 8 (8.70%) Neo4j
8 8 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (8.70%) CouchDB
9 7 (7.61%) Hazelcast
9 7 (7.61%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.09%) Big Data
11 1 (1.09%) Riak
11 1 (1.09%) HBase
Development Applications
1 26 (28.26%) Jenkins
2 19 (20.65%) Hudson
2 19 (20.65%) Subversion
2 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.61%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.52%) JIRA
5 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.26%) Maven
7 2 (2.17%) Ant
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.09%) Grunt
General
1 7 (7.61%) Marketing
2 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.52%) Electronics
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (41.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (21.74%) Developer
3 17 (18.48%) Administrator
4 13 (14.13%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.70%) IT Administrator
8 8 (8.70%) Server Administrator
9 7 (7.61%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.61%) Support Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) PHP Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Server Support
12 4 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
13 3 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
13 3 (3.26%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (14.13%) REST
2 13 (14.13%) ActiveMQ
3 11 (11.96%) HTML
4 10 (10.87%) CSS
4 10 (10.87%) Spring
5 9 (9.78%) Backbone.js
6 8 (8.70%) Ember.js
6 8 (8.70%) LAMP
6 8 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 8 (8.70%) JPA
7 7 (7.61%) Web Services
8 6 (6.52%) .NET
9 5 (5.43%) RESTful
9 5 (5.43%) Smarty
9 5 (5.43%) Middleware
10 4 (4.35%) MCollective
10 4 (4.35%) WebCenter
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (3.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Open Source
2 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.61%) Derivative
4 6 (6.52%) DTV
4 6 (6.52%) Wiki
5 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.35%) Statistics
5 4 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.17%) Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 91 (98.91%) Linux
2 46 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 44 (47.83%) CentOS
4 36 (39.13%) Windows
5 28 (30.43%) Ubuntu
6 22 (23.91%) Debian
7 19 (20.65%) UNIX
8 13 (14.13%) Fedora
9 9 (9.78%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (8.70%) Apple iOS
10 8 (8.70%) Android
10 8 (8.70%) Mac OS X
11 7 (7.61%) Solaris
12 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (1.09%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (1.09%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.17%) DevOps
2 41 (44.57%) Configuration Management
3 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (31.52%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (14.13%) OO
5 13 (14.13%) SOA
5 13 (14.13%) OO PHP
6 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.70%) ITIL
8 8 (8.70%) TDD
8 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.61%) Scrum
9 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.61%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (7.61%) Time Management
9 7 (7.61%) Kanban
9 7 (7.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (68.48%) PHP
2 56 (60.87%) Bash Shell
3 51 (55.43%) Perl
4 49 (53.26%) Python
5 42 (45.65%) Ruby
6 29 (31.52%) Java
7 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
8 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
9 8 (8.70%) Objective-C
9 8 (8.70%) C++
9 8 (8.70%) Lua
10 7 (7.61%) PHP5
10 7 (7.61%) Groovy
10 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
10 7 (7.61%) Bourne shell
10 7 (7.61%) SQL
11 4 (4.35%) Jython
12 1 (1.09%) Golang
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) CCNA
1 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.70%) RHCSA
3 6 (6.52%) Degree
4 4 (4.35%) VCP4
5 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.22%) Samba
4 7 (7.61%) qmail
4 7 (7.61%) Varnish
5 6 (6.52%) Postfix
5 6 (6.52%) XenServer
5 6 (6.52%) Docker
6 4 (4.35%) VirtualBox
6 4 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (2.17%) KVM
7 2 (2.17%) Gluster
7 2 (2.17%) RHEV
7 2 (2.17%) oVirt
7 2 (2.17%) Squid
7 2 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 81 (88.04%) Puppet
2 23 (25.00%) Nagios
2 23 (25.00%) Ansible
3 20 (21.74%) Zenoss
4 19 (20.65%) Vagrant
4 19 (20.65%) Salt
5 14 (15.22%) ZABBIX
6 7 (7.61%) Munin
6 7 (7.61%) yum
6 7 (7.61%) Icinga
6 7 (7.61%) HAProxy
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (2.17%) Cobbler
8 2 (2.17%) SELinux
9 1 (1.09%) Graphite
9 1 (1.09%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 43 (46.74%) Red Hat
2 22 (23.91%) VMware
3 13 (14.13%) Oracle
4 7 (7.61%) Percona
5 6 (6.52%) SAP
5 6 (6.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.09%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) Rackspace
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