Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 175 168
Rank change year-on-year +43 -7 +34
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 36 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.22% 0.64% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.46% 6.84% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 32
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +57.14%
10th Percentile £47,500 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% +30.14%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 314 351 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.67% 9.36% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 201 164 186
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £46,852 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.06% +15.68% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,600 £29,625
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,625 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -6.98%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Birmingham

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Birmingham

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 34 (94.44%) Puppet
2 31 (86.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (69.44%) Linux
5 22 (61.11%) SQL
6 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
6 21 (58.33%) Docker
6 21 (58.33%) DevOps
7 20 (55.56%) Windows
8 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
9 18 (50.00%) Configuration Management
10 17 (47.22%) Kubernetes
10 17 (47.22%) Terraform
11 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
12 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
12 15 (41.67%) Python
13 14 (38.89%) Presales
14 13 (36.11%) Office 365
14 13 (36.11%) SharePoint
14 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
14 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
15 12 (33.33%) Veeam
15 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (33.33%) Oracle
15 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
16 11 (30.56%) Ansible
16 11 (30.56%) Virtual Machines
16 11 (30.56%) Public Cloud
16 11 (30.56%) SDLC

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (36.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (86.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (36.11%) Office 365
4 8 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (22.22%) Azure Functions
4 8 (22.22%) Azure Machine Learning
4 8 (22.22%) IaaS
4 8 (22.22%) PaaS
4 8 (22.22%) Serverless
5 7 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (19.44%) GitHub
6 5 (13.89%) Azure Stack
7 3 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (8.33%) Datadog
7 3 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (5.56%) Force.com
8 2 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (5.56%) OpenShift
8 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (22.22%) Skype
3 5 (13.89%) NAS
3 5 (13.89%) SAN
4 4 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (19.44%) Bitbucket
4 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (8.33%) Travis CI
6 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
7 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) JSON
1 9 (25.00%) SAML
2 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) React
4 3 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (8.33%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.78%) DOM
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) Laravel
6 1 (2.78%) Socket.IO
6 1 (2.78%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Public Cloud
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 20 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) Unix
5 3 (8.33%) CentOS
5 3 (8.33%) DC/OS
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Android
6 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) DevOps
2 18 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (38.89%) Presales
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 11 (30.56%) SDLC
6 10 (27.78%) Business Development
6 10 (27.78%) IT Strategy
7 8 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
7 8 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 8 (22.22%) ERP
7 8 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (22.22%) Machine Learning
7 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.22%) Microservices
7 8 (22.22%) Open Source
7 8 (22.22%) Project Management
7 8 (22.22%) Software Asset Management
7 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 15 (41.67%) Python
4 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
5 8 (22.22%) PHP
6 6 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.56%) C#
10 1 (2.78%) Java 8
10 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CCNA
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCSE
2 4 (11.11%) RHCE
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Docker
2 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
3 11 (30.56%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.22%) XenApp
4 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 5 (13.89%) KVM
6 3 (8.33%) VirtualBox
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (94.44%) Puppet
2 17 (47.22%) Kubernetes
2 17 (47.22%) Terraform
3 11 (30.56%) Ansible
4 8 (22.22%) FortiGate
4 8 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (22.22%) NetBackup
5 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (13.89%) SCOM
7 3 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (8.33%) Packer
8 2 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) Veeam
3 8 (22.22%) arcserve
3 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (22.22%) Citrix
3 8 (22.22%) CommVault
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Google
5 3 (8.33%) New Relic
5 3 (8.33%) Splunk
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) RightScale
6 2 (5.56%) SaltStack