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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 177 210 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 71 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 0.45% -
As % of the Systems Management category 18.73% 9.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 60 24 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +3.24%
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
379 284 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.15% 4.90% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 287 236 309
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +38 39 £67,500 +110.93% 8
Dorset -15 13 £42,500 -12.82% 3
Devon - 6 £53,750 -
Somerset - 6 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire -13 3 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Wiltshire 0 1 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 117 (97.50%) Linux
2 106 (88.33%) Puppet
3 79 (65.83%) MySQL
4 74 (61.67%) DevOps
5 72 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 71 (59.17%) Perl
7 68 (56.67%) PHP
8 63 (52.50%) Python
9 60 (50.00%) Apache
10 55 (45.83%) Configuration Management
11 53 (44.17%) Ruby
11 53 (44.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (39.17%) Red Hat
14 41 (34.17%) nginx
15 39 (32.50%) Jenkins
16 38 (31.67%) CentOS
17 37 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (30.83%) Amazon AWS
17 37 (30.83%) Java
17 37 (30.83%) Firewall
18 36 (30.00%) Windows
18 36 (30.00%) Git (software)
19 34 (28.33%) Nagios
19 34 (28.33%) PostgreSQL
19 34 (28.33%) Ubuntu
20 31 (25.83%) Ansible
21 30 (25.00%) VMware
22 28 (23.33%) UNIX
23 26 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 60 (50.00%) Apache
2 41 (34.17%) nginx
3 15 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.67%) Drupal
4 8 (6.67%) WordPress
4 8 (6.67%) IIS
4 8 (6.67%) Node.js
4 8 (6.67%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.83%) MediaWiki
5 7 (5.83%) Apache Solr
5 7 (5.83%) Confluence
6 6 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (30.83%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (14.17%) SaaS
3 15 (12.50%) PaaS
4 7 (5.83%) IaaS
4 7 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.17%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.83%) Firewall
2 25 (20.83%) LAN
2 25 (20.83%) WAN
3 14 (11.67%) HTTP
3 14 (11.67%) LDAP
4 11 (9.17%) VPN
5 9 (7.50%) DNS
5 9 (7.50%) OSPF
5 9 (7.50%) BGP
6 7 (5.83%) EIGRP
6 7 (5.83%) IPv6
6 7 (5.83%) Kerberos
6 7 (5.83%) SNMP
6 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.83%) SMTP
6 7 (5.83%) DHCP
6 7 (5.83%) Ethernet
6 7 (5.83%) Network Security
6 7 (5.83%) IPsec
7 5 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (65.83%) MySQL
2 34 (28.33%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (19.17%) Relational Database
4 21 (17.50%) Hadoop
5 19 (15.83%) NoSQL
6 15 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 14 (11.67%) MariaDB
8 11 (9.17%) Redis
9 9 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (6.67%) Neo4j
11 7 (5.83%) Big Data
11 7 (5.83%) HBase
12 6 (5.00%) CouchDB
12 6 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (3.33%) Hazelcast
13 4 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.83%) Riak
14 1 (0.83%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 39 (32.50%) Jenkins
2 36 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 25 (20.83%) Hudson
4 22 (18.33%) Subversion
5 9 (7.50%) Maven
6 7 (5.83%) JIRA
7 6 (5.00%) Ant
7 6 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.00%) Mercurial
8 5 (4.17%) Selenium
9 3 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.83%) Grunt
General
1 11 (9.17%) Marketing
2 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.67%) Finance
4 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.83%) Electronics
5 6 (5.00%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (48.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (21.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 24 (20.00%) Developer
4 23 (19.17%) Linux Engineer
5 22 (18.33%) Administrator
6 21 (17.50%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (14.17%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (11.67%) Java Developer
9 11 (9.17%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (6.67%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (5.83%) Lead Systems Engineer
13 6 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
13 6 (5.00%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.00%) Senior Developer
13 6 (5.00%) Support Engineer
14 5 (4.17%) Server Administrator
14 5 (4.17%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.33%) LAMP
2 15 (12.50%) Spring
2 15 (12.50%) REST
3 14 (11.67%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (10.00%) HTML
5 11 (9.17%) CSS
5 11 (9.17%) Web Services
6 10 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (7.50%) Backbone.js
8 8 (6.67%) Ember.js
8 8 (6.67%) Middleware
8 8 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.67%) .NET
8 8 (6.67%) JPA
9 7 (5.83%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (5.00%) MCollective
10 6 (5.00%) Laravel
10 6 (5.00%) WebCenter
11 3 (2.50%) HTML5
11 3 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Open Source
2 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.83%) Wiki
3 7 (5.83%) DTV
4 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.00%) Derivative
4 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.17%) BYOD
6 4 (3.33%) Clustering
7 3 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.67%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Statistics
9 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 117 (97.50%) Linux
2 53 (44.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 38 (31.67%) CentOS
4 36 (30.00%) Windows
5 34 (28.33%) Ubuntu
6 28 (23.33%) UNIX
7 22 (18.33%) Debian
8 10 (8.33%) Fedora
9 9 (7.50%) Solaris
10 8 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (4.17%) Android
13 5 (4.17%) Mac OS X
13 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.50%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (1.67%) HPUX
16 1 (0.83%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (61.67%) DevOps
2 55 (45.83%) Configuration Management
3 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (15.83%) Mentoring
6 14 (11.67%) TDD
6 14 (11.67%) SOA
6 14 (11.67%) E-Commerce
7 13 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (10.83%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (10.83%) Build Automation
8 12 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (9.17%) OO
9 11 (9.17%) Service Delivery
9 11 (9.17%) OO PHP
10 10 (8.33%) Kanban
11 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 71 (59.17%) Perl
3 68 (56.67%) PHP
4 63 (52.50%) Python
5 53 (44.17%) Ruby
6 37 (30.83%) Java
7 12 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 11 (9.17%) SQL
8 11 (9.17%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 7 (5.83%) Bourne shell
10 7 (5.83%) C++
11 6 (5.00%) Jython
12 5 (4.17%) Lua
12 5 (4.17%) Objective-C
13 4 (3.33%) PHP5
13 4 (3.33%) Groovy
14 1 (0.83%) C
14 1 (0.83%) C#
14 1 (0.83%) Golang
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) CCNA
1 18 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.83%) Degree
3 5 (4.17%) RHCSA
4 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 26 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.50%) Samba
4 9 (7.50%) Postfix
5 8 (6.67%) Varnish
6 7 (5.83%) XenServer
6 7 (5.83%) KVM
6 7 (5.83%) qmail
6 7 (5.83%) iptables
7 6 (5.00%) VirtualBox
7 6 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (4.17%) Xen
9 4 (3.33%) NFS
9 4 (3.33%) Docker
10 2 (1.67%) RHEV
10 2 (1.67%) oVirt
10 2 (1.67%) GFS2
10 2 (1.67%) Gluster
10 2 (1.67%) Squid
10 2 (1.67%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 106 (88.33%) Puppet
2 34 (28.33%) Nagios
3 31 (25.83%) Ansible
4 26 (21.67%) Salt
5 25 (20.83%) Vagrant
5 25 (20.83%) Zenoss
6 17 (14.17%) ZABBIX
7 8 (6.67%) Icinga
8 7 (5.83%) yum
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
9 6 (5.00%) Munin
9 6 (5.00%) HAProxy
10 4 (3.33%) Cobbler
10 4 (3.33%) Capistrano
11 3 (2.50%) Graphite
12 2 (1.67%) Pacemaker
12 2 (1.67%) SmokePing
12 2 (1.67%) SELinux
12 2 (1.67%) Cacti
12 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 47 (39.17%) Red Hat
2 30 (25.00%) VMware
3 18 (15.00%) Oracle
4 7 (5.83%) SAP
4 7 (5.83%) Citrix
5 6 (5.00%) Percona
5 6 (5.00%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.50%) HP
7 2 (1.67%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.83%) Zend
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Computer Futures - South West
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago