Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 110 124
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.66% 0.88% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.74% 9.82% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 10
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +4.71%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £40,625
90th Percentile £75,125 £66,250 £57,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 178 163 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.74% 8.93% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 155 135 111
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +1.91% -1.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,351 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,635
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.24% +2.20%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Wales

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Wales

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Wales over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Wales

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
South Wales -10 12 £45,000 -25.00% 11
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
1 12 (100.00%) Ansible
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (66.67%) Terraform
3 7 (58.33%) AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Docker
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) GCP
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) Azure
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (25.00%) Zephyr
7 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (25.00%) CloudFront
7 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
7 3 (25.00%) TeamCity

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (58.33%) AWS
3 5 (41.67%) Azure
3 5 (41.67%) GCP
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (25.00%) CloudFront
4 3 (25.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) GoCD
3 3 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (25.00%) Zephyr
4 2 (16.67%) GitLab
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Kanban
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) GitOps
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Server Management
5 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Go
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Ansible
1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
2 8 (66.67%) Terraform
3 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (16.67%) Grafana
4 2 (16.67%) Prometheus
4 2 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Google
1 2 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) SaltStack