Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 121 126
Rank change year-on-year -30 +5 +32
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 40 77 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.10% 2.05% 1.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.89% 22.65% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 65 57
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -20.83% -14.29%
10th Percentile £30,850 £38,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £77,000 £78,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -11.76% -2.86%

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 Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 288 340 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.92% 9.05% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 230 300 158
Bristol median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.32% +7.95% -7.37%
10th Percentile £29,875 £31,250 £27,675
90th Percentile £71,375 £67,625 £72,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 35 (87.50%) Puppet
2 33 (82.50%) Ansible
3 25 (62.50%) Linux
3 25 (62.50%) VMware
4 24 (60.00%) Python
5 23 (57.50%) Configuration Management
6 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (52.50%) DevOps
7 21 (52.50%) Windows
8 19 (47.50%) Docker
9 18 (45.00%) Hyper-V
9 18 (45.00%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
10 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (37.50%) Kubernetes
13 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
14 13 (32.50%) CentOS
14 13 (32.50%) Terraform
14 13 (32.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 11 (27.50%) Finance
15 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
15 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
15 11 (27.50%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (27.50%) vSphere
16 10 (25.00%) Ubuntu
16 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (25.00%) Vagrant
16 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (17.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (17.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (17.50%) Datadog
5 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Broadband
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 8 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (17.50%) Travis CI
5 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (7.50%) Bugzilla
6 3 (7.50%) Buildbot
6 3 (7.50%) Chocolatey
6 3 (7.50%) JIRA
6 3 (7.50%) Trac
7 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) GitLab
7 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Electronics
2 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (20.00%) Marketing
2 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (17.50%) Back Office
3 7 (17.50%) Front Office
4 3 (7.50%) Games
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Junior
4 3 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
4 1 (2.50%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (32.50%) CentOS
5 10 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (17.50%) DC/OS
6 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (12.50%) Unix
8 4 (10.00%) Solaris
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.50%) CoreOS
10 1 (2.50%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Configuration Management
2 21 (52.50%) DevOps
3 18 (45.00%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (32.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 7 (17.50%) SDLC
7 7 (17.50%) Server Monitoring
7 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.50%) Use Case
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 3 (7.50%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (7.50%) ITIL
9 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.50%) Microservices
9 3 (7.50%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Python
2 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
3 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
3 7 (17.50%) Perl
3 7 (17.50%) Ruby
4 4 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (47.50%) Docker
3 18 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
4 11 (27.50%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (27.50%) vSphere
5 7 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (17.50%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (17.50%) VirtualBox
6 5 (12.50%) KVM
7 2 (5.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 35 (87.50%) Puppet
2 33 (82.50%) Ansible
3 15 (37.50%) Kubernetes
4 13 (32.50%) Terraform
5 9 (22.50%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (20.00%) vCenter Server
7 7 (17.50%) Packer
8 1 (2.50%) Graphite
8 1 (2.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Google
2 8 (20.00%) SAP
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) New Relic
3 7 (17.50%) Splunk
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) NetApp
6 3 (7.50%) Veeam