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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 165 209 216
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +7
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 76 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 0.33% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.85% 6.76% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57 20 0
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
451 296 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.65% 4.84% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 346 219 220
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -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 7 July 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 7 July 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 52 £70,000 +70.73% 8
Dorset +14 12 £42,500 -19.04%
Somerset - 6 £37,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 2 £50,000 - 7
Devon - 1 £37,500 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 126 (89.36%) Linux
2 123 (87.23%) Puppet
3 102 (72.34%) DevOps
4 79 (56.03%) Python
4 79 (56.03%) Perl
5 77 (54.61%) Configuration Management
6 75 (53.19%) Apache
7 73 (51.77%) Bash Shell
8 67 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (41.84%) MySQL
10 58 (41.13%) Jenkins
11 57 (40.43%) Ruby
12 55 (39.01%) Git (software)
13 52 (36.88%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (34.04%) Java
14 48 (34.04%) UNIX
15 47 (33.33%) VMware
15 47 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 47 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (32.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 46 (32.62%) PHP
17 43 (30.50%) nginx
18 40 (28.37%) Ansible
19 36 (25.53%) Vagrant
19 36 (25.53%) Hudson
19 36 (25.53%) LAMP
20 35 (24.82%) Red Hat
20 35 (24.82%) Nagios
21 34 (24.11%) Business Intelligence
22 33 (23.40%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 75 (53.19%) Apache
2 43 (30.50%) nginx
3 31 (21.99%) Tomcat
4 21 (14.89%) OpenStack
5 9 (6.38%) IIS
6 6 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.26%) Confluence
7 4 (2.84%) MediaWiki
8 2 (1.42%) JBoss
9 1 (0.71%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (23.40%) SaaS
3 19 (13.48%) PaaS
3 19 (13.48%) IaaS
4 7 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.96%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.42%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.71%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.28%) LAN
1 30 (21.28%) WAN
2 24 (17.02%) Firewall
3 8 (5.67%) VPN
4 6 (4.26%) DNS
4 6 (4.26%) Internet
4 6 (4.26%) OSPF
4 6 (4.26%) BGP
5 4 (2.84%) EIGRP
5 4 (2.84%) IPsec
5 4 (2.84%) IPv6
5 4 (2.84%) SAN
5 4 (2.84%) DHCP
5 4 (2.84%) HTTP
5 4 (2.84%) LDAP
5 4 (2.84%) Network Security
6 3 (2.13%) SSH
7 2 (1.42%) VLAN
7 2 (1.42%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (41.84%) MySQL
2 20 (14.18%) Hadoop
3 18 (12.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 18 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 15 (10.64%) Big Data
5 12 (8.51%) HBase
6 10 (7.09%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.84%) Hazelcast
8 4 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.13%) Redis
9 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.13%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.42%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 58 (41.13%) Jenkins
2 55 (39.01%) Git (software)
3 36 (25.53%) Hudson
4 21 (14.89%) Maven
5 17 (12.06%) Ant
5 17 (12.06%) Subversion
6 9 (6.38%) Selenium
7 8 (5.67%) TeamCity
7 8 (5.67%) Gradle
8 7 (4.96%) Artifactory
9 6 (4.26%) JIRA
10 5 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.42%) JUnit
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.42%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.42%) JBehave
11 2 (1.42%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.71%) Phing
12 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (11.35%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.93%) Marketing
3 13 (9.22%) Finance
4 11 (7.80%) Law
5 10 (7.09%) Manufacturing
5 10 (7.09%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (47.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (28.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 36 (25.53%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (14.18%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (14.18%) Administrator
5 18 (12.77%) Developer
5 18 (12.77%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (11.35%) Linux Administrator
7 15 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (9.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 12 (8.51%) Java Developer
9 12 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (7.80%) Software Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (7.09%) Senior Developer
12 9 (6.38%) Principal Engineer
13 7 (4.96%) Operations Engineer
14 6 (4.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 6 (4.26%) Principal Software Engineer
15 4 (2.84%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.53%) LAMP
2 24 (17.02%) MCollective
3 20 (14.18%) Middleware
4 19 (13.48%) Oracle Fusion
5 18 (12.77%) WebCenter
6 17 (12.06%) Web Services
7 13 (9.22%) Spring
8 12 (8.51%) .NET
9 8 (5.67%) HTML
9 8 (5.67%) REST
10 7 (4.96%) Laravel
10 7 (4.96%) CSS
11 5 (3.55%) HTML5
12 4 (2.84%) CSS3
12 4 (2.84%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (2.84%) JSON
12 4 (2.84%) RESTful
13 2 (1.42%) Smarty
13 2 (1.42%) jQuery
13 2 (1.42%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 18 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (7.80%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.09%) DTV
6 6 (4.26%) Wiki
7 4 (2.84%) Clustering
7 4 (2.84%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.42%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.71%) BYOD
10 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.71%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (89.36%) Linux
2 48 (34.04%) UNIX
3 47 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (18.44%) Ubuntu
5 23 (16.31%) CentOS
6 18 (12.77%) Windows
7 13 (9.22%) Debian
8 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.55%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (3.55%) Fedora
10 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.42%) HPUX
11 2 (1.42%) Solaris
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.71%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (72.34%) DevOps
2 77 (54.61%) Configuration Management
3 67 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (36.88%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (24.11%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (21.99%) Mentoring
7 24 (17.02%) Build Automation
8 22 (15.60%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (14.18%) Service Delivery
9 20 (14.18%) Open Source
10 18 (12.77%) SOA
10 18 (12.77%) Identity Management
10 18 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
11 14 (9.93%) Kanban
11 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
12 13 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (7.80%) TDD
13 11 (7.80%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.03%) Perl
1 79 (56.03%) Python
2 73 (51.77%) Bash Shell
3 57 (40.43%) Ruby
4 48 (34.04%) Java
5 46 (32.62%) PHP
6 18 (12.77%) Jython
7 11 (7.80%) SQL
8 10 (7.09%) Shell Script
8 10 (7.09%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.96%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.55%) C++
10 5 (3.55%) PHP5
11 4 (2.84%) Groovy
11 4 (2.84%) C#
12 2 (1.42%) C
13 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.71%) Go
13 1 (0.71%) Lua
Qualifications
1 26 (18.44%) CCNA
1 26 (18.44%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.38%) Degree
3 1 (0.71%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (32.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.77%) VirtualBox
2 18 (12.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 17 (12.06%) KVM
4 15 (10.64%) Xen
5 14 (9.93%) Docker
6 12 (8.51%) Samba
7 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
8 6 (4.26%) Postfix
8 6 (4.26%) LXC
9 4 (2.84%) iptables
9 4 (2.84%) NFS
9 4 (2.84%) XenServer
10 2 (1.42%) Gluster
10 2 (1.42%) Varnish
10 2 (1.42%) RHEV
10 2 (1.42%) Squid
10 2 (1.42%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.42%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 123 (87.23%) Puppet
2 40 (28.37%) Ansible
3 36 (25.53%) Vagrant
4 35 (24.82%) Nagios
5 32 (22.70%) Salt
6 18 (12.77%) Oracle Identity Management
7 13 (9.22%) Zenoss
8 8 (5.67%) ZABBIX
8 8 (5.67%) Graphite
9 6 (4.26%) Kibana
10 5 (3.55%) Cobbler
11 4 (2.84%) Capistrano
12 2 (1.42%) Cacti
12 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.42%) Icinga
12 2 (1.42%) Pacemaker
12 2 (1.42%) SmokePing
12 2 (1.42%) SELinux
13 1 (0.71%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 47 (33.33%) VMware
2 35 (24.82%) Red Hat
3 31 (21.99%) Oracle
4 10 (7.09%) SAP
5 6 (4.26%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.84%) Citrix
7 3 (2.13%) HP
8 2 (1.42%) Cisco
8 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.42%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.71%) Talend
9 1 (0.71%) New Relic
9 1 (0.71%) Google
9 1 (0.71%) Zend
9 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Berkeley Square IT Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
TRG
Salary: 35000-42000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago