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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CFEngine
Rank 863 837 886
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +49
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 32 62 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.057% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.42% 0.91% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 8
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -

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
7598 6807 6591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.21% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6136 5363 5444
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 18 December 2014 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 17 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 18 December 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
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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 -26 28 £62,500 +4.16% 4
London -5 20 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Glasgow - 4 £65,000 -
Scotland - 4 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
South East +6 2 £51,500 -26.42% 1
Middlesex +6 2 £51,500 -26.42% 1
Cambridge -6 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -9 2 - -
East of England -22 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £36,500 -
Loughborough - 2 £36,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £55,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 91 (89.22%) Puppet
2 81 (79.41%) Python
3 71 (69.61%) Linux
4 67 (65.69%) Opscode Chef
5 66 (64.71%) Perl
6 57 (55.88%) Bash Shell
7 55 (53.92%) Red Hat
8 48 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 39 (38.24%) Ruby
10 38 (37.25%) MySQL
11 37 (36.27%) CentOS
12 35 (34.31%) Oracle
12 35 (34.31%) VMware
13 34 (33.33%) Configuration Management
14 33 (32.35%) Nagios
15 32 (31.37%) UNIX
15 32 (31.37%) Finance
16 31 (30.39%) Java
16 31 (30.39%) ZABBIX
17 28 (27.45%) Tomcat
18 27 (26.47%) Web Services
18 27 (26.47%) Ubuntu
18 27 (26.47%) Load Balancing
19 26 (25.49%) Apache
20 25 (24.51%) JBoss
21 21 (20.59%) Windows
21 21 (20.59%) Cacti
21 21 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
22 20 (19.61%) ITIL
22 20 (19.61%) Solaris

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 28 (27.45%) Tomcat
2 26 (25.49%) Apache
3 25 (24.51%) JBoss
4 20 (19.61%) WebLogic
5 17 (16.67%) nginx
6 4 (3.92%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.92%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.96%) Drupal
8 1 (0.98%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.98%) Jetty
8 1 (0.98%) IIS
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (15.69%) Google Compute Engine
2 16 (15.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (9.80%) IaaS
4 8 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (7.84%) Heroku
4 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (6.86%) OpenShift
6 6 (5.88%) SaaS
6 6 (5.88%) PaaS
7 3 (2.94%) Joyent
8 2 (1.96%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (1.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) DNS
2 16 (15.69%) HTTP
3 15 (14.71%) TCP/IP
3 15 (14.71%) LDAP
3 15 (14.71%) BIG-IP
3 15 (14.71%) NetScaler
3 15 (14.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (12.75%) SSH
5 8 (7.84%) SAN
6 5 (4.90%) Network Security
7 4 (3.92%) DHCP
8 3 (2.94%) Firewall
8 3 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (1.96%) Internet
10 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (37.25%) MySQL
2 18 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 16 (15.69%) DB2
4 15 (14.71%) RDBMS
4 15 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.82%) MongoDB
6 8 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (6.86%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.96%) Redis
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.98%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.94%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.96%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 32 (31.37%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Advertising
3 3 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (42.16%) Administrator
2 41 (40.20%) Linux Administrator
3 27 (26.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 27 (26.47%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (16.67%) Architect
5 15 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (12.75%) UNIX Support
6 13 (12.75%) UNIX Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Java Architect
10 6 (5.88%) Junior
11 4 (3.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 3 (2.94%) Network Programmer
12 3 (2.94%) Tools Programmer
12 3 (2.94%) Junior Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.94%) Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.47%) Web Services
2 15 (14.71%) Java EE
3 10 (9.80%) XML
4 6 (5.88%) RESTful
5 4 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (2.94%) LAMP
7 2 (1.96%) Memcached
8 1 (0.98%) Sphinx
8 1 (0.98%) libvirt
8 1 (0.98%) Django
8 1 (0.98%) VXML
8 1 (0.98%) HTML
8 1 (0.98%) .NET
8 1 (0.98%) J2EE
8 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) LPAR
1 13 (12.75%) DLPAR
2 10 (9.80%) Open Source
2 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.84%) Derivative
4 6 (5.88%) Clustering
5 4 (3.92%) Replication
6 2 (1.96%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.96%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.96%) FMCG
7 1 (0.98%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 71 (69.61%) Linux
2 48 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 37 (36.27%) CentOS
4 32 (31.37%) UNIX
5 27 (26.47%) Ubuntu
6 21 (20.59%) Windows
7 20 (19.61%) Solaris
8 15 (14.71%) AIX
9 11 (10.78%) Debian
10 7 (6.86%) Fedora
11 1 (0.98%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.98%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 27 (26.47%) Load Balancing
3 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.61%) ITIL
4 19 (18.63%) DevOps
5 15 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (14.71%) Statistical Analysis
6 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.75%) Performance Management
7 8 (7.84%) Low Latency
7 8 (7.84%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 8 (7.84%) Automated Testing
8 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.92%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.92%) Kernel Tuning
9 4 (3.92%) Market Making
10 3 (2.94%) High Availability
10 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 81 (79.41%) Python
2 66 (64.71%) Perl
3 57 (55.88%) Bash Shell
4 39 (38.24%) Ruby
5 31 (30.39%) Java
6 15 (14.71%) C#
6 15 (14.71%) C++
6 15 (14.71%) Korn
7 7 (6.86%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.90%) PHP
10 2 (1.96%) SQL
10 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.96%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (17.65%) KVM
3 17 (16.67%) NFS
4 16 (15.69%) Xen
5 7 (6.86%) Docker
6 4 (3.92%) Apache Flume
6 4 (3.92%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.98%) Varnish
8 1 (0.98%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.98%) Squid
8 1 (0.98%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 91 (89.22%) Puppet
2 67 (65.69%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (32.35%) Nagios
4 31 (30.39%) ZABBIX
5 21 (20.59%) Cacti
6 19 (18.63%) Salt
7 15 (14.71%) Ansible
8 13 (12.75%) Tivoli
8 13 (12.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (3.92%) logstash
10 4 (3.92%) Graylog2
11 2 (1.96%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.98%) Ganeti
12 1 (0.98%) Graphite
Vendors
1 55 (53.92%) Red Hat
2 35 (34.31%) VMware
2 35 (34.31%) Oracle
3 20 (19.61%) IBM
4 16 (15.69%) Google
4 16 (15.69%) Citrix
5 15 (14.71%) F5
6 14 (13.73%) EMC
7 13 (12.75%) Hitachi
8 8 (7.84%) Rackspace
9 7 (6.86%) Sybase
10 6 (5.88%) Sun
10 6 (5.88%) HP
11 4 (3.92%) Dell
11 4 (3.92%) Cisco
11 4 (3.92%) Vertica
12 3 (2.94%) Juniper
13 2 (1.96%) Veritas
13 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
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