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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 215 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 14 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.20% 5.40% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 7
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
333 278 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.85% 5.49% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 240 221 226
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Birmingham -2 4 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Coventry -15 4 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £36,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £25,500 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) Puppet
2 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Ruby
3 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (47.83%) MySQL
5 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) Open Source
5 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
6 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
6 8 (34.78%) Perl
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Apache
6 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
7 7 (30.43%) Python
7 7 (30.43%) PHP
7 7 (30.43%) LAMP
7 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
8 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 5 (21.74%) .NET
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 5 (21.74%) C#
9 5 (21.74%) VMware
9 5 (21.74%) PaaS
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (21.74%) IaaS

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (34.78%) Apache
1 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 3 (13.04%) nginx
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (8.70%) Node.js
4 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
1 1 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) IaaS
2 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.04%) Office 365
4 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) Maven
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
4 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
5 2 (8.70%) Ant
5 2 (8.70%) Hudson
5 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Web Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Product Owner
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) LAMP
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) NHibernate
5 3 (13.04%) REST
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (13.04%) Spring.NET
6 2 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.70%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) CoreOS
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Open Source
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) UX Design
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Coaching
7 1 (4.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Ruby
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 8 (34.78%) Perl
4 7 (30.43%) PHP
4 7 (30.43%) Python
5 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 5 (21.74%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (8.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) KVM
2 3 (13.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (82.61%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Nagios
2 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
3 2 (8.70%) Control-M
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.70%) Mesos
3 2 (8.70%) Rundeck
3 2 (8.70%) Salt
3 2 (8.70%) Terraform
3 2 (8.70%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) New Relic
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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