Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 152 115
Rank change year-on-year +14 -37 +10
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 53 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.45% 1.28% 2.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.21% 21.15% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 66
Bristol median annual salary £48,750 £62,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +2.04% -12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £47,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,625 £70,000 £78,125
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -28.30%

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 291 227 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.94% 6.05% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 240 180 180
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04% +21.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £31,700
90th Percentile £63,875 £68,750 £83,075
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 48 (90.57%) DevOps
2 41 (77.36%) Ansible
3 39 (73.58%) Linux
4 37 (69.81%) Puppet
5 33 (62.26%) Python
6 32 (60.38%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (43.40%) Windows
10 22 (41.51%) Ruby
11 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
12 18 (33.96%) Docker
12 18 (33.96%) Jenkins
13 17 (32.08%) Bash Shell
14 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
14 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
14 15 (28.30%) Java
14 15 (28.30%) Terraform
15 13 (24.53%) Task Automation
15 13 (24.53%) Microservices
15 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (22.64%) VMware
17 11 (20.75%) TeamCity
17 11 (20.75%) Continuous Delivery
18 10 (18.87%) Google
19 9 (16.98%) C#
19 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
19 9 (16.98%) Continuous Deployment
19 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving

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 6 (11.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.77%) nginx
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 32 (60.38%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon S3
3 8 (15.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (9.43%) SaaS
5 4 (7.55%) Serverless
6 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.77%) IaaS
7 2 (3.77%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.89%) Datadog
8 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Network Security
2 5 (9.43%) Broadband
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) SMS
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (11.32%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.75%) TeamCity
3 7 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (13.21%) Vagrant
4 6 (11.32%) Ant
4 6 (11.32%) Maven
5 5 (9.43%) JIRA
6 4 (7.55%) Bugzilla
6 4 (7.55%) Buildbot
6 4 (7.55%) Chocolatey
6 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.55%) Trac
7 3 (5.66%) Travis CI
8 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.77%) Subversion
9 1 (1.89%) git-flow
General
1 4 (7.55%) Games
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (11.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Site Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
1 6 (11.32%) Apache Flex
1 6 (11.32%) J2EE
2 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
2 4 (7.55%) React
2 4 (7.55%) Web Services
3 3 (5.66%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (3.77%) Node.js
4 2 (3.77%) WebSockets
4 2 (3.77%) WSGI
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.89%) CakePHP
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) CSS3
5 1 (1.89%) HTML
5 1 (1.89%) HTML5
5 1 (1.89%) Laravel
5 1 (1.89%) REST
5 1 (1.89%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Linux
2 23 (43.40%) Windows
3 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.43%) FreeBSD
5 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) CentOS
7 1 (1.89%) DC/OS
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (90.57%) DevOps
2 31 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
5 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
6 13 (24.53%) Microservices
6 13 (24.53%) Task Automation
7 11 (20.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Deployment
8 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (13.21%) ITIL
10 7 (13.21%) Scrum
10 7 (13.21%) Security Monitoring
10 7 (13.21%) Server Virtualisation
10 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
11 6 (11.32%) Concurrent Programming
11 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
12 5 (9.43%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Python
2 22 (41.51%) Ruby
3 17 (32.08%) Bash Shell
4 15 (28.30%) Java
4 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
5 9 (16.98%) C#
6 7 (13.21%) Perl
7 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.55%) Go
8 4 (7.55%) SQL
9 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) C
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Docker
2 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) VMware Server
4 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.55%) KVM
5 4 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.55%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.89%) etcd
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (77.36%) Ansible
2 37 (69.81%) Puppet
3 15 (28.30%) Terraform
4 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
5 4 (7.55%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (5.66%) Mesos
7 2 (3.77%) Graphite
7 2 (3.77%) Kibana
7 2 (3.77%) logstash
7 2 (3.77%) Packer
7 2 (3.77%) Prometheus
7 2 (3.77%) Salt
8 1 (1.89%) Consul
8 1 (1.89%) Grafana
8 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.89%) Icinga
8 1 (1.89%) Rancher
8 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) VMware
2 10 (18.87%) Google
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) Adobe
5 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.77%) New Relic
5 2 (3.77%) Perforce
6 1 (1.89%) Splunk