Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 102 123
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21 +19
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 13 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.83% 0.52% 0.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.35% 6.93% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 3
South Wales median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +17.28% -26.36%
10th Percentile £40,000 £46,250 £37,050
90th Percentile £66,250 £48,750 £56,150
Wales median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +33.33% -31.82%

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 139 101 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 8.90% 7.49% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 117 86 98
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.70% -12.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £64,125
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +6.67%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 -6 8 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Bridgend - 3 £62,500 - 2
Newport +9 2 £37,500 -
Opscode Chef
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) Ansible
2 12 (92.31%) Docker
3 11 (84.62%) DevOps
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) Google
4 10 (76.92%) Ubuntu
4 10 (76.92%) Python
4 10 (76.92%) CentOS
4 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (76.92%) Splunk
4 10 (76.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (69.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
7 7 (53.85%) REST
7 7 (53.85%) Stackdriver
7 7 (53.85%) Cloud Native
7 7 (53.85%) Firewall
7 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
7 7 (53.85%) Groovy
7 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
7 7 (53.85%) Web Services
7 7 (53.85%) CF BOSH
8 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management

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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (76.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (53.85%) Stackdriver
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (23.08%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
2 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) CF BOSH
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (23.08%) Travis CI
3 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Site Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Native
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) CentOS
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Ubuntu
3 3 (23.08%) DC/OS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Microservices
7 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 7 (53.85%) Groovy
4 2 (15.38%) Go
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Docker
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (23.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) Ansible
3 4 (30.77%) Terraform
4 3 (23.08%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
4 3 (23.08%) Packer
5 2 (15.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Google
2 10 (76.92%) Splunk
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) New Relic