Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 82 128
Rank change year-on-year -14 +46 +22
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 20 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.26% 1.74% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.08% 23.08% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 5
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -16.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £46,500 £34,250 £37,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +23.46% -7.43%

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 142 104 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 8.96% 7.54% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 125 95 123
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,225 £27,500 £22,900
90th Percentile £65,750 £59,000 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.42% +2.81% +14.29%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -23 17 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Newport - 2 £40,000 -
Bridgend -10 1 £70,000 +86.67% 1
Opscode Chef
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
2 19 (95.00%) DevOps
3 15 (75.00%) Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Python
4 14 (70.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (55.00%) Ansible
7 10 (50.00%) Docker
7 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
7 10 (50.00%) CentOS
7 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 10 (50.00%) Firewall
7 10 (50.00%) VMware
8 8 (40.00%) Google
8 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 8 (40.00%) Groovy
8 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
8 8 (40.00%) REST
8 8 (40.00%) Splunk
8 8 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (40.00%) Stackdriver
8 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
8 8 (40.00%) CF BOSH
8 8 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 6 (30.00%) ZABBIX
9 6 (30.00%) MySQL

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 5 (25.00%) WordPress
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Jetty
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (40.00%) Stackdriver
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) CF BOSH
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
5 3 (15.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) REST
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
2 5 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) CentOS
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) DC/OS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) DevOps
2 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Content Management
5 5 (25.00%) High Availability
5 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (40.00%) Groovy
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Varnish
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (55.00%) Ansible
3 6 (30.00%) ZABBIX
4 2 (10.00%) Terraform
5 1 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (5.00%) Graphite
5 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios
5 1 (5.00%) Pingdom
5 1 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Google
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) New Relic
4 1 (5.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.00%) PagerDuty