The table below looks at the statistics for CFEngine skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CFEngine over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 854 873 893
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +20
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 29 93 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.086% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 1.15% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 75 66
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
7611 8090 8622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.51% 7.52% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6084 6607 6908
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

CFEngine
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CFEngine as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

CFEngine Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CFEngine
Salary Trend

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

CFEngine Salary Trend in the UK

CFEngine
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CFEngine over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFEngine within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 29 £67,500 +16.88% 5
London +41 16 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Leeds +9 7 £51,250 +2.50%
West Yorkshire +6 7 £51,250 +2.50%
Yorkshire +5 7 £51,250 +2.50%
North West - 5 - - 2
Cheshire - 5 - - 1
South West +14 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Bath +4 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Somerset +2 1 £45,000 +5.88%

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing CFEngine also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CFEngine.

1 66 (92.96%) Puppet
1 66 (92.96%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (71.83%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (63.38%) Linux
3 45 (63.38%) Jenkins
4 42 (59.15%) DevOps
5 39 (54.93%) Ansible
6 38 (53.52%) Amazon AWS
7 37 (52.11%) Windows
8 35 (49.30%) Configuration Management
9 33 (46.48%) Git (software)
9 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (43.66%) Red Hat
11 29 (40.85%) Salt
12 27 (38.03%) Windows Server
12 27 (38.03%) Finance
13 26 (36.62%) Unix
13 26 (36.62%) PowerShell
14 25 (35.21%) Python
15 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
16 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (32.39%) Google
16 23 (32.39%) Google Cloud Platform
16 23 (32.39%) Docker
17 22 (30.99%) F5
18 21 (29.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 21 (29.58%) MongoDB
18 21 (29.58%) Apache Cassandra
19 18 (25.35%) VMware
19 18 (25.35%) Java

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (21.13%) OpenStack
2 12 (16.90%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (16.90%) IIS
3 9 (12.68%) Apache Qpid
3 9 (12.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (8.45%) Apache
5 5 (7.04%) nginx
6 2 (2.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (53.52%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (32.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (22.54%) SaaS
4 9 (12.68%) GitHub
4 9 (12.68%) Google App Engine
4 9 (12.68%) Google Compute Engine
4 9 (12.68%) Heroku
4 9 (12.68%) PaaS
5 5 (7.04%) OpenShift
6 3 (4.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Internet
2 9 (12.68%) AMQP
2 9 (12.68%) Firewall
2 9 (12.68%) HTTP
2 9 (12.68%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (7.04%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) SAN
4 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.82%) SNMP
6 1 (1.41%) ICMP
6 1 (1.41%) Intranet
6 1 (1.41%) snoop
6 1 (1.41%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
2 21 (29.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 21 (29.58%) MongoDB
3 15 (21.13%) MySQL
4 12 (16.90%) RavenDB
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (12.68%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (12.68%) RDBMS
5 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.82%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.82%) Redis
6 2 (2.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 45 (63.38%) Jenkins
2 33 (46.48%) Git (software)
3 21 (29.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (23.94%) TeamCity
5 15 (21.13%) Travis CI
6 12 (16.90%) MSBuild
6 12 (16.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (16.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
7 7 (9.86%) RSpec
8 3 (4.23%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.82%) GitLab
9 2 (2.82%) JIRA
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Banking
3 9 (12.68%) Billing
4 8 (11.27%) Games
5 6 (8.45%) Advertising
6 5 (7.04%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (7.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Systems Engineer
2 21 (29.58%) Cloud Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) Automation Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) DBA
5 12 (16.90%) SQL DBA
6 9 (12.68%) Administrator
6 9 (12.68%) Architect
6 9 (12.68%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (12.68%) Service Architect
7 8 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) DevOps Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) DevOps Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) .NET
1 12 (16.90%) Web Services
2 9 (12.68%) Java EE
2 9 (12.68%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.82%) LAMP
5 1 (1.41%) libvirt
5 1 (1.41%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Clustering
2 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.68%) Blog
4 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.86%) Life Science
4 7 (9.86%) Public Cloud
5 5 (7.04%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.23%) FMCG
7 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Linux
2 37 (52.11%) Windows
3 27 (38.03%) Windows Server
4 26 (36.62%) Unix
5 10 (14.08%) CentOS
5 10 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.63%) Debian
6 4 (5.63%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.23%) Solaris
8 2 (2.82%) AIX
9 1 (1.41%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.41%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.41%) SVR4
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (71.83%) Continuous Integration
2 42 (59.15%) DevOps
3 35 (49.30%) Configuration Management
4 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (23.94%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (19.72%) SDLC
7 9 (12.68%) Automated Testing
7 9 (12.68%) Capacity Management
7 9 (12.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (12.68%) Release Management
7 9 (12.68%) Use Case
8 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (9.86%) Scrum
10 5 (7.04%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
10 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.63%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (4.23%) High Availability
12 3 (4.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) PowerShell
2 25 (35.21%) Python
3 18 (25.35%) Java
4 15 (21.13%) Ruby
5 14 (19.72%) Perl
5 14 (19.72%) SQL
6 11 (15.49%) C++
7 9 (12.68%) C#
8 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
8 8 (11.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) Erlang
9 1 (1.41%) Go
9 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) RHCE
2 2 (2.82%) RHCSA
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Docker
2 16 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.86%) LXC
4 5 (7.04%) PowerHA
5 3 (4.23%) KVM
6 2 (2.82%) Corosync
6 2 (2.82%) Xen
7 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.41%) Ceph
7 1 (1.41%) NFS
7 1 (1.41%) QEMU
7 1 (1.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 66 (92.96%) Opscode Chef
1 66 (92.96%) Puppet
2 39 (54.93%) Ansible
3 29 (40.85%) Salt
4 14 (19.72%) Rundeck
5 7 (9.86%) Nagios
6 3 (4.23%) Ganeti
7 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.82%) Linux-HA
7 2 (2.82%) Marathon
7 2 (2.82%) Mesos
7 2 (2.82%) Pacemaker
7 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) Red Hat
2 23 (32.39%) Google
3 22 (30.99%) F5
4 18 (25.35%) VMware
5 14 (19.72%) Splunk
6 12 (16.90%) New Relic
6 12 (16.90%) RedGate
7 10 (14.08%) Oracle
7 10 (14.08%) Rackspace
8 9 (12.68%) Sybase
9 8 (11.27%) Riverbed
10 5 (7.04%) Dell
10 5 (7.04%) HP
10 5 (7.04%) Veritas
11 3 (4.23%) Intel
11 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
12 2 (2.82%) Cisco
12 2 (2.82%) Juniper
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