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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CFEngine
Rank 883 890 905
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 71 75 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.068% 0.072%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.85% 0.95% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 61 67 56
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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
8395 7874 7686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.18% 7.14% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6811 6230 6096
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.76%

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 May 2016 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 24 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 May 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 +17 70 £70,000 +27.27% 6
London -10 43 £70,000 +27.27% 3
South East +22 7 £77,500 +55.00%
Berkshire - 7 £77,500 -
Yorkshire - 7 £41,000 - 2
Reading - 6 £77,500 -
Hammersmith - 5 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £75,000 -
Leeds - 4 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £45,000 - 2
Bath +6 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Somerset -4 3 £42,500 +6.25%
South West -4 3 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
North West - 3 - -
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Manchester - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £40,000 -
Leicester - 3 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £73,750 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,000 -
East of England - 1 £42,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,000 -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 167 (98.82%) Puppet
2 163 (96.45%) Opscode Chef
3 161 (95.27%) Linux
4 119 (70.41%) DevOps
5 110 (65.09%) Configuration Management
6 92 (54.44%) Continuous Integration
7 84 (49.70%) Ansible
8 76 (44.97%) Java
9 75 (44.38%) Jenkins
10 73 (43.20%) Git (software)
11 69 (40.83%) Red Hat
12 65 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 64 (37.87%) Amazon AWS
13 64 (37.87%) Load Balancing
14 54 (31.95%) Firewall
15 52 (30.77%) VMware
16 51 (30.18%) E-Commerce
17 50 (29.59%) Perl
18 48 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
19 46 (27.22%) Ruby
20 43 (25.44%) DNS
21 40 (23.67%) LAMP
21 40 (23.67%) Amazon EC2
22 39 (23.08%) Open Source
22 39 (23.08%) Salt
22 39 (23.08%) Python
23 35 (20.71%) High Availability
23 35 (20.71%) Rackspace
23 35 (20.71%) PHP
23 35 (20.71%) MySQL

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 27 (15.98%) OpenStack
2 11 (6.51%) Apache
3 10 (5.92%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.92%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.33%) Jetty
4 9 (5.33%) nginx
5 5 (2.96%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 64 (37.87%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (23.67%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (16.57%) Joyent
4 24 (14.20%) IaaS
5 12 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.78%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (1.78%) SaaS
8 2 (1.18%) Heroku
8 2 (1.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (31.95%) Firewall
2 43 (25.44%) DNS
3 18 (10.65%) SAN
4 14 (8.28%) TCP/IP
5 11 (6.51%) BGP
6 10 (5.92%) LDAP
6 10 (5.92%) VPN
7 9 (5.33%) BIG-IP
7 9 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (5.33%) NAS
8 8 (4.73%) DHCP
9 4 (2.37%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.78%) Junos
10 3 (1.78%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.18%) LAN
11 2 (1.18%) OSPF
11 2 (1.18%) WAN
12 1 (0.59%) snoop
12 1 (0.59%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.71%) MySQL
2 16 (9.47%) Redis
3 10 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.59%) IDOL
5 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 75 (44.38%) Jenkins
2 73 (43.20%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.51%) Subversion
4 10 (5.92%) JIRA
5 9 (5.33%) git-flow
6 7 (4.14%) Hudson
7 3 (1.78%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.59%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (10.06%) Retail
2 15 (8.88%) Finance
3 12 (7.10%) Games
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (36.09%) Linux Engineer
3 36 (21.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 36 (21.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 34 (20.12%) Systems Engineer
5 30 (17.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 30 (17.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 21 (12.43%) Administrator
7 19 (11.24%) Linux Administrator
8 18 (10.65%) Automation Engineer
9 17 (10.06%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 17 (10.06%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) Web Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Architect
11 7 (4.14%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.55%) Operations Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Cloud Engineer
13 5 (2.96%) Network Architect
13 5 (2.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.67%) LAMP
2 16 (9.47%) Memcached
3 14 (8.28%) Web Services
4 9 (5.33%) HornetQ
4 9 (5.33%) JMX
5 3 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (1.78%) libvirt
6 1 (0.59%) .NET
6 1 (0.59%) Django
6 1 (0.59%) Lucene
6 1 (0.59%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) Mathematics
2 16 (9.47%) Replication
2 16 (9.47%) User Experience
3 15 (8.88%) Clustering
4 14 (8.28%) Private Cloud
5 12 (7.10%) Data Centre
5 12 (7.10%) PlayStation
6 6 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.37%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.78%) FMCG
9 2 (1.18%) Physics
10 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.59%) CMDB
10 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 161 (95.27%) Linux
2 65 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (18.93%) Debian
4 29 (17.16%) Unix
5 25 (14.79%) CentOS
6 23 (13.61%) Ubuntu
7 21 (12.43%) Windows
8 15 (8.88%) Solaris
9 13 (7.69%) Windows Server
10 4 (2.37%) SUSE
11 3 (1.78%) FreeBSD
11 3 (1.78%) OpenBSD
11 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (70.41%) DevOps
2 110 (65.09%) Configuration Management
3 92 (54.44%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (37.87%) Load Balancing
5 51 (30.18%) E-Commerce
6 39 (23.08%) Open Source
7 35 (20.71%) High Availability
8 25 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (9.47%) Software Delivery
11 14 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (6.51%) Project Management
13 9 (5.33%) Change Management
14 8 (4.73%) Migration
15 7 (4.14%) Network Management
16 6 (3.55%) Presales
17 4 (2.37%) Bioinformatics
17 4 (2.37%) Capacity Planning
17 4 (2.37%) Validation
18 3 (1.78%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 76 (44.97%) Java
2 50 (29.59%) Perl
3 46 (27.22%) Ruby
4 39 (23.08%) Python
5 35 (20.71%) PHP
6 33 (19.53%) Bash Shell
7 18 (10.65%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.92%) C
9 9 (5.33%) C++
10 8 (4.73%) SQL
11 3 (1.78%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.18%) Korn
13 1 (0.59%) AWK
13 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.59%) sed
Qualifications
1 21 (12.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.18%) QA
1 2 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (16.57%) Docker
3 17 (10.06%) KVM
4 14 (8.28%) Snort
4 14 (8.28%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (7.69%) NFS
5 13 (7.69%) Xen
6 9 (5.33%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.33%) iptables
7 7 (4.14%) Active Directory
8 6 (3.55%) Ceph
9 5 (2.96%) Squid
10 4 (2.37%) RHEV
10 4 (2.37%) vSphere
11 2 (1.18%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 167 (98.82%) Puppet
2 163 (96.45%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (49.70%) Ansible
4 39 (23.08%) Salt
5 25 (14.79%) Capistrano
5 25 (14.79%) Nagios
6 10 (5.92%) Cacti
6 10 (5.92%) ZABBIX
7 9 (5.33%) logstash
8 4 (2.37%) SCCM
8 4 (2.37%) SCOM
8 4 (2.37%) vRealize
9 3 (1.78%) Ganeti
9 3 (1.78%) Rundeck
9 3 (1.78%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.78%) yum
10 2 (1.18%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.59%) Icinga
11 1 (0.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 69 (40.83%) Red Hat
2 52 (30.77%) VMware
3 35 (20.71%) Rackspace
4 25 (14.79%) Cisco
5 22 (13.02%) SaltStack
6 18 (10.65%) Juniper
7 16 (9.47%) Splunk
8 14 (8.28%) F5
9 8 (4.73%) Microsoft
10 6 (3.55%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.55%) Oracle
11 4 (2.37%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.78%) Citrix
12 3 (1.78%) Google
12 3 (1.78%) HP
12 3 (1.78%) NetApp
12 3 (1.78%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.18%) Forcepoint
13 2 (1.18%) Tripwire
14 1 (0.59%) Computacenter
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