The first table below looks at the demand for Bcfg2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bcfg2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bcfg2
Rank 909 881 922
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +41
Permanent jobs citing Bcfg2 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.032% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £50,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.18%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.18%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7241 6311 6077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.97% 5.68% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5753 4831 5047
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

Bcfg2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bcfg2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Bcfg2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bcfg2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bcfg2 within the UK.

Bcfg2 Salary Trend in the UK

Bcfg2
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bcfg2 within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -40 8 - -
Bristol - 8 - -
South West - 8 - -

Bcfg2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Bcfg2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bcfg2.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 9 (75.00%) LDAP
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Solaris
4 8 (66.67%) NFS
4 8 (66.67%) Mac OS X
4 8 (66.67%) Python
4 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
4 8 (66.67%) LAMP
4 8 (66.67%) Samba
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (66.67%) Open Source
4 8 (66.67%) Xen
4 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Puppet
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) CloudFront
6 3 (25.00%) CFEngine
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Bcfg2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Bcfg2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bcfg2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) CloudFront
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LDAP
2 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) SNMP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Specialist
1 8 (66.67%) IT Support Specialist
1 8 (66.67%) IT Support
2 4 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
2 8 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) NFS
1 8 (66.67%) Samba
1 8 (66.67%) Xen
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat