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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 149 184 214
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +30
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 90 68 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 1.16% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.66% 15.38% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 50 24
Median salary £40,000 £58,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
365 442 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.75% 7.51% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 277 339 236
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +29 42 £40,000 +8.84% 2
Bristol +9 32 £50,000 -27.27% 3
Devon +11 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Wiltshire +18 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Gloucestershire -7 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Cornwall - 2 - -
Dorset +6 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 117 (92.13%) Puppet
2 87 (68.50%) DevOps
3 76 (59.84%) Linux
4 70 (55.12%) Amazon AWS
5 65 (51.18%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (51.18%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (48.82%) Python
6 62 (48.82%) Configuration Management
7 56 (44.09%) Jenkins
7 56 (44.09%) Git (software)
8 55 (43.31%) Ansible
9 42 (33.07%) TDD
10 40 (31.50%) Docker
11 39 (30.71%) Java
12 36 (28.35%) Perl
12 36 (28.35%) TeamCity
13 35 (27.56%) Microsoft
14 34 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
15 33 (25.98%) Bash Shell
16 28 (22.05%) Ruby
16 28 (22.05%) .NET
17 27 (21.26%) LAMP
17 27 (21.26%) NoSQL
18 25 (19.69%) Selenium
18 25 (19.69%) Scrum
18 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
18 25 (19.69%) Unix
19 24 (18.90%) MySQL
19 24 (18.90%) Oracle
19 24 (18.90%) Telecoms

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (17.32%) OpenStack
2 19 (14.96%) JBoss
3 18 (14.17%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (12.60%) WebLogic
4 16 (12.60%) WebSphere
5 15 (11.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (9.45%) Tomcat
7 11 (8.66%) Apache
7 11 (8.66%) CloudStack
8 8 (6.30%) Apache Spark
9 7 (5.51%) CMS
9 7 (5.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (5.51%) Umbraco
10 6 (4.72%) Apache Solr
10 6 (4.72%) Confluence
11 5 (3.94%) IIS
11 5 (3.94%) Jetty
11 5 (3.94%) nginx
12 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (55.12%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.66%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (7.87%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.15%) GitHub
6 3 (2.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.36%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.36%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.36%) IaaS
6 3 (2.36%) Route 53
6 3 (2.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.02%) Firewall
2 8 (6.30%) Internet
3 7 (5.51%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.57%) HTTP
6 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.79%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) NoSQL
2 24 (18.90%) MySQL
3 15 (11.81%) Hadoop
4 13 (10.24%) Big Data
4 13 (10.24%) MongoDB
5 12 (9.45%) Couchbase
6 9 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (7.09%) RDBMS
6 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (5.51%) CouchDB
7 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.94%) Redis
8 5 (3.94%) Riak
9 3 (2.36%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (2.36%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (44.09%) Git (software)
1 56 (44.09%) Jenkins
2 36 (28.35%) TeamCity
3 25 (19.69%) Selenium
4 22 (17.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (16.54%) SpecFlow
6 17 (13.39%) JIRA
7 15 (11.81%) Maven
8 13 (10.24%) Subversion
9 7 (5.51%) Vagrant
10 6 (4.72%) Ant
10 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
11 5 (3.94%) Hudson
11 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
12 4 (3.15%) gulp
13 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.36%) FishEye
13 3 (2.36%) JMeter
13 3 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (2.36%) WATIR
General
1 24 (18.90%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.09%) Marketing
3 3 (2.36%) Banking
3 3 (2.36%) Finance
3 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Automotive
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (46.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (18.90%) Developer
3 15 (11.81%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (7.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.51%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Administrator
7 6 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.72%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.72%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (4.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.05%) .NET
2 27 (21.26%) LAMP
3 23 (18.11%) REST
4 20 (15.75%) Gherkin
5 16 (12.60%) HTML
6 14 (11.02%) CSS
6 14 (11.02%) Node.js
7 10 (7.87%) AngularJS
8 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET
8 8 (6.30%) ELK Stack
9 6 (4.72%) SOAP
10 5 (3.94%) JSON
10 5 (3.94%) Lucene
10 5 (3.94%) React
10 5 (3.94%) Web Services
11 4 (3.15%) Laravel
11 4 (3.15%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (3.15%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (3.15%) Symfony
11 4 (3.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Digital Media
2 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.51%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.36%) Blog
6 2 (1.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (59.84%) Linux
2 25 (19.69%) Unix
3 19 (14.96%) Windows
4 17 (13.39%) FreeBSD
4 17 (13.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.94%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.36%) CentOS
8 2 (1.57%) SUSE
9 1 (0.79%) Android
9 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.79%) Debian
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (68.50%) DevOps
2 65 (51.18%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (51.18%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (48.82%) Configuration Management
4 42 (33.07%) TDD
5 25 (19.69%) Scrum
6 17 (13.39%) Open Source
7 16 (12.60%) DSDM
7 16 (12.60%) RUP
8 15 (11.81%) ITIL
9 14 (11.02%) BDD
10 13 (10.24%) Change Control
10 13 (10.24%) OWASP
10 13 (10.24%) Web Development
11 11 (8.66%) Auto-Scaling
11 11 (8.66%) Build Automation
11 11 (8.66%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (7.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.82%) Python
2 39 (30.71%) Java
3 36 (28.35%) Perl
4 33 (25.98%) Bash Shell
5 28 (22.05%) Ruby
6 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
7 24 (18.90%) PowerShell
8 22 (17.32%) SQL
9 20 (15.75%) Groovy
10 18 (14.17%) C#
11 15 (11.81%) PHP
11 15 (11.81%) Shell Script
12 12 (9.45%) Go
13 4 (3.15%) C
13 4 (3.15%) C++
13 4 (3.15%) Scala
14 3 (2.36%) Clojure
15 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.39%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.57%) MCSD
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.54%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (31.50%) Docker
2 13 (10.24%) Xen
3 12 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.45%) XenServer
4 11 (8.66%) vSphere
5 4 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 117 (92.13%) Puppet
2 55 (43.31%) Ansible
3 16 (12.60%) Salt
4 13 (10.24%) Terraform
5 11 (8.66%) Cobbler
5 11 (8.66%) Tivoli
6 8 (6.30%) Kibana
6 8 (6.30%) logstash
7 4 (3.15%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.36%) Graylog
8 3 (2.36%) Nagios
8 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (2.36%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.57%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (1.57%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.79%) Cacti
Vendors
1 35 (27.56%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.90%) Oracle
3 20 (15.75%) AppDynamics
3 20 (15.75%) New Relic
4 18 (14.17%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.24%) VMware
6 11 (8.66%) EnterpriseDB
7 7 (5.51%) Palo Alto
7 7 (5.51%) Remedy
7 7 (5.51%) Sitecore
8 6 (4.72%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.15%) Cisco
9 4 (3.15%) HP
9 4 (3.15%) Juniper
9 4 (3.15%) Zend
10 3 (2.36%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.36%) Google
10 3 (2.36%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.36%) Rally
11 2 (1.57%) 3PAR
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