The table below looks at the statistics for CFEngine skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CFEngine over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 838 881 779
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -102
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 97 56 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.053% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.26% 0.75% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82 46 110
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,250 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
7692 7494 6990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.59% 7.04% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6235 5984 5420
Average salary £50,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
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%

CFEngine
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CFEngine within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFEngine within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
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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 +63 97 £57,500 +4.54% 4
London +39 61 £65,000 +6.12% 1
Yorkshire +24 21 £45,000 - 2
Leeds +14 16 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 16 £50,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 12 £65,000 -
South West -7 6 £42,500 -55.26%
South East +16 5 £55,000 +6.79% 1
Sheffield - 5 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 4 - -
Cambridge +1 4 - -
East of England +1 4 - -
Bath - 4 £42,500 -
Somerset - 4 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Reading - 3 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 -
City of London - 2 £95,000 -
Surrey +10 1 - - 1
Egham 0 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £70,000 -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CFEngine 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 CFEngine.

1 165 (100.00%) Puppet
2 163 (98.79%) Linux
3 156 (94.55%) Opscode Chef
4 127 (76.97%) DevOps
5 113 (68.48%) Configuration Management
6 99 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (50.30%) Java
8 79 (47.88%) Ansible
9 77 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 75 (45.45%) Red Hat
11 70 (42.42%) Load Balancing
12 64 (38.79%) E-Commerce
13 58 (35.15%) Ruby
13 58 (35.15%) Jenkins
14 57 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
15 53 (32.12%) Perl
16 52 (31.52%) VMware
16 52 (31.52%) Git (software)
17 51 (30.91%) LAMP
18 46 (27.88%) Firewall
18 46 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 44 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
19 44 (26.67%) Bash Shell
19 44 (26.67%) Python
20 43 (26.06%) DNS
20 43 (26.06%) Rackspace
20 43 (26.06%) Salt
21 41 (24.85%) High Availability
22 38 (23.03%) PHP
23 37 (22.42%) Joyent

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing CFEngine 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 CFEngine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.91%) Apache
2 15 (9.09%) nginx
3 14 (8.48%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.24%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.03%) Jetty
6 3 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.82%) Zimbra
7 1 (0.61%) Drupal
7 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 57 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (22.42%) Joyent
4 32 (19.39%) IaaS
5 4 (2.42%) SaaS
6 3 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.82%) Datadog
6 3 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.21%) Heroku
7 2 (1.21%) PaaS
8 1 (0.61%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (27.88%) Firewall
2 43 (26.06%) DNS
3 14 (8.48%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.27%) SAN
5 10 (6.06%) LDAP
6 8 (4.85%) VPN
7 7 (4.24%) DHCP
7 7 (4.24%) NAS
8 6 (3.64%) Internet
9 5 (3.03%) BGP
10 4 (2.42%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.42%) SSH
10 4 (2.42%) SSL
11 3 (1.82%) BIG-IP
11 3 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.82%) FTP
11 3 (1.82%) HTTP
11 3 (1.82%) Junos
11 3 (1.82%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.21%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.39%) MySQL
2 20 (12.12%) Redis
3 13 (7.88%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.45%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.42%) Big Data
6 4 (2.42%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (35.15%) Jenkins
2 52 (31.52%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.67%) Subversion
4 6 (3.64%) Hudson
5 3 (1.82%) git-flow
5 3 (1.82%) JIRA
5 3 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.61%) GitLab
General
1 19 (11.52%) Finance
2 18 (10.91%) Retail
3 15 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Law
4 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (42.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (31.52%) Linux Engineer
3 46 (27.88%) Systems Engineer
4 39 (23.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 33 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 33 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 26 (15.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 20 (12.12%) Administrator
7 20 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
8 17 (10.30%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (9.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 12 (7.27%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (5.45%) Unix Engineer
13 7 (4.24%) Web Engineer
14 6 (3.64%) Cloud Engineer
14 6 (3.64%) Support Engineer
14 6 (3.64%) Web Administrator
15 5 (3.03%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
16 4 (2.42%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.91%) LAMP
2 20 (12.12%) Memcached
3 5 (3.03%) HornetQ
3 5 (3.03%) JMX
4 3 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.21%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.21%) Web Services
6 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.61%) Django
6 1 (0.61%) Drush
6 1 (0.61%) jQuery
6 1 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.61%) libvirt
6 1 (0.61%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) Replication
2 18 (10.91%) Mathematics
3 17 (10.30%) User Experience
4 13 (7.88%) PlayStation
5 11 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.45%) Public Cloud
7 8 (4.85%) Clustering
7 8 (4.85%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.64%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.64%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
9 5 (3.03%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.21%) Derivative
10 2 (1.21%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 163 (98.79%) Linux
2 77 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (19.39%) Debian
4 28 (16.97%) Unix
5 24 (14.55%) CentOS
5 24 (14.55%) Ubuntu
5 24 (14.55%) Windows
6 16 (9.70%) Solaris
7 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.42%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.82%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.61%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.61%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (76.97%) DevOps
2 113 (68.48%) Configuration Management
3 99 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (42.42%) Load Balancing
5 64 (38.79%) E-Commerce
6 41 (24.85%) High Availability
7 35 (21.21%) Open Source
8 25 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (13.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (9.70%) Software Delivery
11 11 (6.67%) Project Management
12 10 (6.06%) Low Latency
13 8 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (3.64%) Kernel Tuning
14 6 (3.64%) Network Management
15 5 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
15 5 (3.03%) Performance Testing
15 5 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (2.42%) Investment Management
16 4 (2.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (50.30%) Java
2 58 (35.15%) Ruby
3 53 (32.12%) Perl
4 44 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 44 (26.67%) Python
5 38 (23.03%) PHP
6 10 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.64%) C
7 6 (3.64%) SQL
8 4 (2.42%) C++
8 4 (2.42%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.21%) C#
9 2 (1.21%) Clojure
9 2 (1.21%) Go
9 2 (1.21%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.61%) AWK
10 1 (0.61%) Korn
10 1 (0.61%) sed
Qualifications
1 28 (16.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) CCNP
2 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.61%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.21%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (17.58%) Docker
3 13 (7.88%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (6.06%) iptables
4 10 (6.06%) NFS
5 9 (5.45%) Snort
6 7 (4.24%) KVM
7 6 (3.64%) Ceph
7 6 (3.64%) Xen
8 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
9 3 (1.82%) Squid
10 1 (0.61%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.61%) LXC
10 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 165 (100.00%) Puppet
2 156 (94.55%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (47.88%) Ansible
4 43 (26.06%) Salt
5 34 (20.61%) Capistrano
6 25 (15.15%) Nagios
7 13 (7.88%) ZABBIX
8 7 (4.24%) Cacti
9 5 (3.03%) Mesos
9 5 (3.03%) Zenoss
10 4 (2.42%) yum
11 3 (1.82%) logstash
11 3 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (1.21%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.61%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.61%) Ganeti
13 1 (0.61%) Icinga
13 1 (0.61%) Netcool
13 1 (0.61%) SELinux
Vendors
1 75 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 52 (31.52%) VMware
3 43 (26.06%) Rackspace
4 25 (15.15%) Cisco
4 25 (15.15%) Juniper
5 20 (12.12%) F5
5 20 (12.12%) SaltStack
6 13 (7.88%) CheckPoint
7 10 (6.06%) Splunk
8 7 (4.24%) Oracle
9 4 (2.42%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.42%) NetApp
10 3 (1.82%) Citrix
10 3 (1.82%) Google
10 3 (1.82%) HP
10 3 (1.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.21%) Forcepoint
11 2 (1.21%) Tripwire
12 1 (0.61%) Sun
12 1 (0.61%) Sybase
West London
POPSCIENCE
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago