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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 202 196 204
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.26% 0.073%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.36% 4.49% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 4
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +128.07%
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 West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
326 312 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.73% 5.81% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 276 263 391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,850 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 - 13 £50,000 -
Birmingham -1 9 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 47 (92.16%) Puppet
2 44 (86.27%) Linux
3 36 (70.59%) DevOps
4 31 (60.78%) Windows
5 28 (54.90%) PowerShell
6 26 (50.98%) IaaS
7 19 (37.25%) Perl
7 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (35.29%) Python
8 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (33.33%) Office 365
10 16 (31.37%) Ruby
10 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (29.41%) Ansible
12 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
12 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (25.49%) Java
13 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
14 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
15 10 (19.61%) CentOS
15 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
16 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (17.65%) Scrum
16 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
17 8 (15.69%) Nagios
17 8 (15.69%) PHP
17 8 (15.69%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.76%) GlassFish
3 5 (9.80%) JBoss
3 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.88%) nginx
4 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.98%) IaaS
2 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (33.33%) Office 365
4 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (15.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (13.73%) SaaS
7 5 (9.80%) Joyent
7 5 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) VPN
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.76%) JUnit
2 6 (11.76%) Maven
3 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.88%) Hudson
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.69%) Administrator
4 8 (15.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.69%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) .NET
1 8 (15.69%) Java EE
2 6 (11.76%) J2EE
2 6 (11.76%) EJB
2 6 (11.76%) JMS
2 6 (11.76%) REST
3 5 (9.80%) Web Services
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.88%) Spring.NET
4 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.88%) NHibernate
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (3.92%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (86.27%) Linux
2 31 (60.78%) Windows
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
4 10 (19.61%) CentOS
5 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (15.69%) UNIX
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) DevOps
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 9 (17.65%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.76%) Refactoring
5 6 (11.76%) Kanban
5 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) Open Source
6 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.84%) CRM
7 4 (7.84%) Validation
8 3 (5.88%) MVC
8 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 3 (5.88%) UX Design
9 2 (3.92%) Server Building
9 2 (3.92%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) PowerShell
2 19 (37.25%) Perl
3 18 (35.29%) Python
4 16 (31.37%) Ruby
5 13 (25.49%) Java
6 8 (15.69%) PHP
7 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
8 6 (11.76%) SQL
9 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.88%) C#
9 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Xen
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 47 (92.16%) Puppet
2 15 (29.41%) Ansible
3 8 (15.69%) Nagios
4 6 (11.76%) OpenNMS
5 5 (9.80%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.92%) logstash
6 2 (3.92%) Unicenter
6 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Rackspace
3 5 (9.80%) Google
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.92%) New Relic
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago