The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 192 188 201
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 13 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.20% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.80% 3.41% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
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 West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
271 264 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.50% 5.97% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 226 198 234
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the West Midlands region.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Coventry - 11 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £37,500 - 5
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 27 (96.43%) Puppet
2 25 (89.29%) Linux
3 23 (82.14%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (78.57%) Java
5 20 (71.43%) Scrum
5 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (57.14%) DevOps
7 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
8 14 (50.00%) VMware
8 14 (50.00%) SQL
9 13 (46.43%) Windows
9 13 (46.43%) Vagrant
10 12 (42.86%) Python
10 12 (42.86%) UNIX
10 12 (42.86%) Open Source
11 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
11 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
11 11 (39.29%) Firewall
11 11 (39.29%) JIRA
11 11 (39.29%) HTTP
11 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
11 11 (39.29%) SSL
11 11 (39.29%) LDAP
11 11 (39.29%) Perl
11 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
12 10 (35.71%) REST
12 10 (35.71%) JUnit
13 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
13 9 (32.14%) J2EE
13 9 (32.14%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 8 (28.57%) GlassFish
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) LDAP
1 11 (39.29%) HTTP
1 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
1 11 (39.29%) SSL
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.86%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.14%) HBase
4 2 (7.14%) Impala
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (39.29%) JIRA
3 10 (35.71%) JUnit
4 8 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) REST
2 9 (32.14%) J2EE
3 8 (28.57%) EJB
3 8 (28.57%) JMS
3 8 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Open Source
2 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (71.43%) Scrum
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) DevOps
4 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
5 9 (32.14%) Kanban
6 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 8 (28.57%) Refactoring
6 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) SIEM
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.57%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Python
4 11 (39.29%) Perl
5 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
5 9 (32.14%) Ruby
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (96.43%) Puppet
2 13 (46.43%) Vagrant
3 8 (28.57%) Nagios
3 8 (28.57%) OpenNMS
4 5 (17.86%) Ansible
5 3 (10.71%) BladeLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) hybris
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) BMC
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 2 (7.14%) SaltStack
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Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package including 25 days holiday.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago