The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bcfg2
Rank 946 938 949
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Bcfg2 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.026% 0.053% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7681 7491 6990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.58% 7.03% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6220 5981 5438
Average salary £50,550 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 2 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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 2 £55,000 +22.22%
London +6 2 £55,000 +22.22%

Bcfg2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Perl
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) Nagios
1 13 (100.00%) Nessus
2 12 (92.31%) Snort
2 12 (92.31%) Graphite
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
4 10 (76.92%) SSH
4 10 (76.92%) iptables
5 8 (61.54%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (61.54%) HAProxy
5 8 (61.54%) Games
5 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) NetApp
5 8 (61.54%) Apache
5 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
5 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) CentOS
6 6 (46.15%) Open Source
6 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
6 6 (46.15%) Ansible
6 6 (46.15%) Puppet
6 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
7 5 (38.46%) HOOD
8 4 (30.77%) Mobile Games
9 3 (23.08%) Online Gambling

Bcfg2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
General
1 8 (61.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Administrator
1 10 (76.92%) Linux Administrator
1 10 (76.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (76.92%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile Games
2 3 (23.08%) Online Gambling
3 2 (15.38%) Online Games
3 2 (15.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
1 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) HOOD
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Perl
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Snort
2 10 (76.92%) iptables
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Nagios
1 13 (100.00%) Nessus
2 12 (92.31%) Graphite
3 8 (61.54%) HAProxy
4 6 (46.15%) Ansible
4 6 (46.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) NetApp
1 8 (61.54%) VMware