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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 177 169 222
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +53
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 58 74 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 1.28% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.71% 18.05% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 13
Median salary £42,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £37,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
310 410 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.84% 7.10% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 249 322 227
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +19 33 £41,500 +12.16% 4
Bristol -14 15 £65,000 -13.33% 2
Gloucestershire +2 6 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Devon +1 3 £30,000 -42.85%
Cornwall - 1 - -
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England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 77 (88.51%) Puppet
2 65 (74.71%) DevOps
3 59 (67.82%) Linux
4 49 (56.32%) Python
5 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (55.17%) Amazon AWS
6 43 (49.43%) Git (software)
6 43 (49.43%) Configuration Management
7 42 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (47.13%) Jenkins
9 37 (42.53%) Ansible
10 33 (37.93%) Bash Shell
11 28 (32.18%) Java
12 26 (29.89%) Perl
13 24 (27.59%) TDD
13 24 (27.59%) Scrum
13 24 (27.59%) LAMP
14 23 (26.44%) Ruby
14 23 (26.44%) .NET
14 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
14 23 (26.44%) TeamCity
14 23 (26.44%) Docker
15 22 (25.29%) NoSQL
16 21 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (24.14%) MySQL
17 20 (22.99%) Red Hat
17 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (22.99%) VMware
17 20 (22.99%) OpenStack
18 19 (21.84%) SQL

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 20 (22.99%) OpenStack
2 18 (20.69%) JBoss
3 15 (17.24%) WebLogic
3 15 (17.24%) WebSphere
4 12 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (12.64%) CloudStack
5 11 (12.64%) Node.js
5 11 (12.64%) Tomcat
6 9 (10.34%) Apache
7 7 (8.05%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (6.90%) Apache Spark
9 5 (5.75%) Apache Solr
9 5 (5.75%) IIS
10 4 (4.60%) Jetty
11 1 (1.15%) CMS
11 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (55.17%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.20%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (9.20%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.45%) GitHub
4 3 (3.45%) IaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.30%) Heroku
6 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) NoSQL
2 21 (24.14%) MySQL
3 11 (12.64%) MongoDB
4 9 (10.34%) Big Data
4 9 (10.34%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.90%) CouchDB
6 6 (6.90%) Redis
6 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.60%) Couchbase
7 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.60%) Riak
8 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.30%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (49.43%) Git (software)
2 41 (47.13%) Jenkins
3 23 (26.44%) TeamCity
4 14 (16.09%) Selenium
5 11 (12.64%) Maven
5 11 (12.64%) Subversion
6 9 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (10.34%) SpecFlow
6 9 (10.34%) Vagrant
7 7 (8.05%) Hudson
8 3 (3.45%) Ant
8 3 (3.45%) gulp
8 3 (3.45%) JIRA
9 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.30%) JMeter
9 2 (2.30%) WATIR
10 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.90%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Finance
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (48.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (18.39%) Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Administrator
6 8 (9.20%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (9.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.20%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.60%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Software Tester
10 3 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) LAMP
2 23 (26.44%) .NET
3 14 (16.09%) REST
4 8 (9.20%) Gherkin
5 7 (8.05%) SOAP
6 6 (6.90%) Web Services
7 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.75%) CSS
7 5 (5.75%) HTML
8 4 (4.60%) ELK Stack
8 4 (4.60%) JSON
8 4 (4.60%) Laravel
8 4 (4.60%) Lucene
8 4 (4.60%) React
8 4 (4.60%) Symfony
8 4 (4.60%) XML
9 3 (3.45%) MCollective
10 2 (2.30%) Java EE
10 2 (2.30%) LESS
10 2 (2.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.82%) Linux
2 21 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (19.54%) Windows
4 14 (16.09%) Unix
5 8 (9.20%) FreeBSD
6 6 (6.90%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.60%) CentOS
8 3 (3.45%) Android
8 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.15%) Debian
9 1 (1.15%) SUSE
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (74.71%) DevOps
2 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (49.43%) Configuration Management
4 42 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (27.59%) Scrum
5 24 (27.59%) TDD
6 15 (17.24%) DSDM
6 15 (17.24%) RUP
7 14 (16.09%) Build Automation
7 14 (16.09%) ITIL
8 11 (12.64%) Auto-Scaling
8 11 (12.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (12.64%) Open Source
8 11 (12.64%) OWASP
8 11 (12.64%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (10.34%) High Availability
10 8 (9.20%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (9.20%) Kanban
10 8 (9.20%) Web Development
11 7 (8.05%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.32%) Python
2 33 (37.93%) Bash Shell
3 28 (32.18%) Java
4 26 (29.89%) Perl
5 23 (26.44%) Ruby
6 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
6 19 (21.84%) SQL
7 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
8 14 (16.09%) PowerShell
9 12 (13.79%) PHP
10 10 (11.49%) C#
11 9 (10.34%) Go
12 8 (9.20%) Groovy
13 3 (3.45%) C
14 2 (2.30%) C++
15 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) QA
System Software
1 23 (26.44%) Docker
2 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (17.24%) Xen
4 11 (12.64%) vSphere
4 11 (12.64%) XenServer
5 4 (4.60%) KVM
6 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 77 (88.51%) Puppet
2 37 (42.53%) Ansible
3 15 (17.24%) Salt
4 11 (12.64%) Cobbler
4 11 (12.64%) Terraform
4 11 (12.64%) Tivoli
5 9 (10.34%) CFEngine
6 5 (5.75%) Nagios
6 5 (5.75%) Zenoss
7 4 (4.60%) Kibana
7 4 (4.60%) logstash
8 1 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.99%) Red Hat
2 20 (22.99%) VMware
3 17 (19.54%) Oracle
4 11 (12.64%) EnterpriseDB
5 8 (9.20%) AppDynamics
5 8 (9.20%) New Relic
6 7 (8.05%) Cisco
6 7 (8.05%) Juniper
7 4 (4.60%) HP
7 4 (4.60%) Rackspace
7 4 (4.60%) SaltStack
7 4 (4.60%) Zend
8 3 (3.45%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.30%) Rally
10 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.15%) SAP
10 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
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