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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CFEngine
Rank 841 790 877
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +87
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 25 85 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.082% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 1.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 59 9
Average salary £58,750 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.07% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £51,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £48,750 -
% change year-on-year
+5.64% -

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
6966 6514 6173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.69% 6.25% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5123 4994
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 15 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 28 January 2015. 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 -44 25 £58,750 -16.07% 5
London -52 17 £61,250 -12.50% 3
Middlesex +16 3 £51,500 -26.42% 1
South East -18 3 £51,500 -26.42% 1
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
East of England - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
South West -17 1 £95,000 +123.52%
Bournemouth - 1 £95,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £55,000 -
Dorset - 1 £95,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £55,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £40,000 -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 66 (86.84%) Puppet
2 53 (69.74%) Linux
2 53 (69.74%) Python
3 50 (65.79%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (55.26%) Perl
5 41 (53.95%) Bash Shell
6 36 (47.37%) Red Hat
7 34 (44.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (35.53%) Configuration Management
9 26 (34.21%) VMware
10 23 (30.26%) Java
10 23 (30.26%) Windows
11 22 (28.95%) UNIX
11 22 (28.95%) MySQL
11 22 (28.95%) Finance
12 21 (27.63%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (26.32%) CentOS
13 20 (26.32%) Ruby
13 20 (26.32%) Web Services
13 20 (26.32%) Nagios
14 19 (25.00%) Apache
15 18 (23.68%) Tomcat
15 18 (23.68%) Oracle
15 18 (23.68%) ZABBIX
15 18 (23.68%) DevOps
16 17 (22.37%) Load Balancing
17 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
18 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (19.74%) Solaris
18 15 (19.74%) IBM

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (25.00%) Apache
2 18 (23.68%) Tomcat
3 14 (18.42%) JBoss
4 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
5 8 (10.53%) nginx
6 4 (5.26%) iPlanet
7 2 (2.63%) Drupal
7 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.32%) Jetty
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (27.63%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.11%) Google Compute Engine
2 13 (17.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (14.47%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (10.53%) IaaS
5 6 (7.89%) PaaS
6 5 (6.58%) Heroku
6 5 (6.58%) Amazon S3
6 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (5.26%) SaaS
7 4 (5.26%) OpenShift
8 3 (3.95%) Joyent
9 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.63%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) DNS
2 13 (17.11%) HTTP
3 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 10 (13.16%) LDAP
5 8 (10.53%) SAN
5 8 (10.53%) SSH
6 5 (6.58%) BIG-IP
6 5 (6.58%) Network Security
6 5 (6.58%) NetScaler
6 5 (6.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (5.26%) DHCP
8 2 (2.63%) Internet
9 1 (1.32%) Firewall
9 1 (1.32%) Wireless
9 1 (1.32%) Multicast
9 1 (1.32%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) MySQL
2 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 12 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 12 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.89%) DB2
5 5 (6.58%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.63%) Redis
8 2 (2.63%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.32%) BigTable
9 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.63%) JIRA
3 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.32%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.32%) Hudson
4 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.32%) Subversion
4 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Advertising
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Administrator
2 27 (35.53%) Linux Administrator
3 25 (32.89%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (30.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (18.42%) Architect
6 10 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) UNIX Support
7 8 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Java Architect
9 6 (7.89%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 1 (1.32%) DevOps Consultant
13 1 (1.32%) Operations Engineer
13 1 (1.32%) Platform Engineer
13 1 (1.32%) Senior DBA
13 1 (1.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) Web Services
2 12 (15.79%) Java EE
3 5 (6.58%) XML
4 4 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (3.95%) LAMP
6 2 (2.63%) Memcached
7 1 (1.32%) Sphinx
7 1 (1.32%) libvirt
7 1 (1.32%) Django
7 1 (1.32%) RESTful
7 1 (1.32%) VXML
7 1 (1.32%) HTML
7 1 (1.32%) .NET
7 1 (1.32%) J2EE
7 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.53%) Derivative
2 8 (10.53%) LPAR
2 8 (10.53%) DLPAR
3 5 (6.58%) Open Source
3 5 (6.58%) Clustering
4 4 (5.26%) Replication
5 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.63%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.63%) FMCG
6 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 53 (69.74%) Linux
2 34 (44.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (30.26%) Windows
4 22 (28.95%) UNIX
5 20 (26.32%) CentOS
6 15 (19.74%) Solaris
7 11 (14.47%) Ubuntu
8 9 (11.84%) AIX
9 5 (6.58%) Debian
10 1 (1.32%) OpenBSD
10 1 (1.32%) Fedora
10 1 (1.32%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Configuration Management
2 18 (23.68%) DevOps
3 17 (22.37%) Load Balancing
4 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.84%) ITIL
7 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 8 (10.53%) Low Latency
7 8 (10.53%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 8 (10.53%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.58%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.26%) Kernel Tuning
9 4 (5.26%) Market Making
10 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.95%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 53 (69.74%) Python
2 42 (55.26%) Perl
3 41 (53.95%) Bash Shell
4 23 (30.26%) Java
5 20 (26.32%) Ruby
6 12 (15.79%) C#
6 12 (15.79%) C++
7 10 (13.16%) Korn
8 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.95%) PHP
9 3 (3.95%) SQL
10 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.63%) C-shell
11 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.32%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.32%) CCNA
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.32%) RHCE
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) NFS
2 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.53%) KVM
4 6 (7.89%) Xen
5 4 (5.26%) Apache Flume
5 4 (5.26%) Sendmail
5 4 (5.26%) Docker
6 1 (1.32%) Ceph
6 1 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.32%) Varnish
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.32%) Squid
Systems Management
1 66 (86.84%) Puppet
2 50 (65.79%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (26.32%) Nagios
4 18 (23.68%) ZABBIX
5 10 (13.16%) Cacti
6 8 (10.53%) Tivoli
6 8 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (10.53%) Salt
7 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (7.89%) Ansible
9 4 (5.26%) logstash
9 4 (5.26%) Graylog2
10 2 (2.63%) Bcfg2
10 2 (2.63%) Capistrano
11 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.32%) Ganeti
11 1 (1.32%) Graphite
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 26 (34.21%) VMware
3 18 (23.68%) Oracle
4 15 (19.74%) IBM
5 13 (17.11%) Google
6 9 (11.84%) EMC
7 8 (10.53%) Hitachi
7 8 (10.53%) Rackspace
8 6 (7.89%) Citrix
9 5 (6.58%) Sun
9 5 (6.58%) HP
9 5 (6.58%) F5
10 4 (5.26%) Vertica
10 4 (5.26%) Dell
10 4 (5.26%) Sybase
11 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.63%) Cisco
12 2 (2.63%) Intel
12 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
13 1 (1.32%) PlateSpin
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