Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 88 126
Rank change year-on-year +1 +38 +21
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 27 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.85% 1.91% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.93% 25.22% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 10
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +29.73% +15.63%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £35,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,875
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -25.00% +29.73% +15.63%

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 South Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 129 115 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 8.84% 7.56% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 120 102 126
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +7.64% -4.00%
10th Percentile £27,663 £27,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £55,625
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in South Wales

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in South Wales

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in South Wales

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 23 £50,000 -16.67% 5
Newport - 2 £40,000 -
Bridgend -11 1 £70,000 +86.67% 1
Opscode Chef
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 26 (96.30%) DevOps
2 24 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (88.89%) Puppet
3 19 (70.37%) Python
4 18 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 18 (66.67%) Bash Shell
5 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 15 (55.56%) SQL
6 14 (51.85%) MySQL
6 14 (51.85%) LAMP
6 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
6 14 (51.85%) ZABBIX
7 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
7 13 (48.15%) Varnish
7 13 (48.15%) High Availability
7 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
7 13 (48.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 13 (48.15%) Subversion
7 13 (48.15%) Content Management
7 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
7 13 (48.15%) WordPress
7 13 (48.15%) PHP
7 13 (48.15%) LAN
7 13 (48.15%) WAN
7 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
7 13 (48.15%) DNS
7 13 (48.15%) Clustering
8 11 (40.74%) Linux
9 10 (37.04%) Ansible
10 8 (29.63%) Docker

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (48.15%) WordPress
2 5 (18.52%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Jetty
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 24 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (48.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (14.81%) Stackdriver
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) DNS
1 13 (48.15%) LAN
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
1 13 (48.15%) WAN
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
4 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
1 13 (48.15%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) CF BOSH
4 3 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.70%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Lead DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Team Leader
5 6 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
7 4 (14.81%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Architect
8 2 (7.41%) AWS Architect
8 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Developer
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps Architect
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) LAMP
2 4 (14.81%) REST
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Clustering
2 5 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (14.81%) Cloud Native
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) CentOS
2 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) DC/OS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) DevOps
2 18 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
4 13 (48.15%) Content Management
4 13 (48.15%) High Availability
4 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
4 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) People Management
6 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (7.41%) Conflict Management
9 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) Workflow
10 1 (3.70%) SDLC
10 1 (3.70%) Task Automation
10 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Python
2 18 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 15 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) PHP
5 4 (14.81%) Groovy
6 3 (11.11%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Varnish
2 8 (29.63%) Docker
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (88.89%) Puppet
2 14 (51.85%) ZABBIX
3 10 (37.04%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) Terraform
5 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (3.70%) Graphite
5 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) Pingdom
5 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Google
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) Splunk
3 2 (7.41%) New Relic
4 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.70%) PagerDuty