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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CFEngine
Rank 857 854 836
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 35 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.064% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.99% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 54 42
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £45,050
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £45,000

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
7713 7591 7079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 6.49% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 6086 5669
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 5 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 31 July 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 -13 35 £57,500 +27.77% 3
London +5 32 £57,500 +27.77% 3
City of London +9 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire - 3 - -
South East - 3 - -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 76 (97.44%) Opscode Chef
2 73 (93.59%) Puppet
3 69 (88.46%) Linux
4 54 (69.23%) Red Hat
5 53 (67.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (56.41%) Finance
6 44 (56.41%) Windows
7 39 (50.00%) DevOps
8 37 (47.44%) TCP/IP
9 33 (42.31%) VMware
10 32 (41.03%) Bash Shell
11 29 (37.18%) Java
12 28 (35.90%) Change Control
12 28 (35.90%) Electronic Trading
13 27 (34.62%) iSCSI
13 27 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
13 27 (34.62%) Python
14 25 (32.05%) Firewall
15 24 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (26.92%) Nagios
17 21 (26.92%) Perl
18 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (24.36%) Load Balancing
20 18 (23.08%) UNIX
21 17 (21.79%) ITIL
21 17 (21.79%) Juniper
21 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
22 16 (20.51%) Ruby
22 16 (20.51%) Apache

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (20.51%) Apache
2 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.38%) OpenStack
3 9 (11.54%) nginx
4 5 (6.41%) Mule
4 5 (6.41%) IIS
4 5 (6.41%) JBoss
5 4 (5.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.97%) Datadog
4 7 (8.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (6.41%) SaaS
7 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (5.13%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.85%) Google Apps
8 3 (3.85%) Joyent
8 3 (3.85%) IaaS
8 3 (3.85%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 37 (47.44%) TCP/IP
2 27 (34.62%) iSCSI
3 25 (32.05%) Firewall
4 13 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 12 (15.38%) Junos
6 8 (10.26%) HTTP
7 6 (7.69%) VPN
7 6 (7.69%) Network Security
8 5 (6.41%) MRTG
8 5 (6.41%) DNS
9 3 (3.85%) SSL
9 3 (3.85%) FTP
9 3 (3.85%) SSH
9 3 (3.85%) OpenVPN
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) MySQL
2 7 (8.97%) CouchDB
2 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.41%) Redis
3 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.97%) Subversion
3 4 (5.13%) Maven
3 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.85%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (56.41%) Finance
2 16 (20.51%) Games
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Platform Engineer
2 20 (25.64%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (25.64%) Administrator
3 16 (20.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (19.23%) Operations Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.97%) UNIX Administrator
8 6 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Solaris Administrator
11 2 (2.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Network Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 1 (1.28%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.41%) Memcached
2 5 (6.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (3.85%) LAMP
3 3 (3.85%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (2.56%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) PlayStation
2 10 (12.82%) Hedge funds
3 9 (11.54%) Public Cloud
4 7 (8.97%) Replication
5 5 (6.41%) Clustering
5 5 (6.41%) Private Cloud
6 4 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.85%) User Experience
8 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 69 (88.46%) Linux
2 53 (67.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 44 (56.41%) Windows
4 18 (23.08%) UNIX
5 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (19.23%) Solaris
6 8 (10.26%) CentOS
7 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.13%) Debian
7 4 (5.13%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.13%) Android
8 3 (3.85%) OpenBSD
8 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) DevOps
2 28 (35.90%) Change Control
2 28 (35.90%) Electronic Trading
3 24 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (24.36%) Load Balancing
6 17 (21.79%) ITIL
7 15 (19.23%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.26%) Open Source
9 5 (6.41%) Analytics
10 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (3.85%) High Availability
11 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.85%) Release Management
11 3 (3.85%) Performance Testing
12 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.56%) SDLC
13 1 (1.28%) Continuous Delivery
13 1 (1.28%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Bash Shell
2 29 (37.18%) Java
3 27 (34.62%) Python
4 21 (26.92%) Perl
5 16 (20.51%) Ruby
6 8 (10.26%) PHP
7 6 (7.69%) Scala
8 5 (6.41%) Go
8 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.56%) C#
11 2 (2.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) CCNA
1 15 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (19.23%) RHCE
1 15 (19.23%) JNCIA
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 27 (34.62%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) iptables
4 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 76 (97.44%) Opscode Chef
2 73 (93.59%) Puppet
3 21 (26.92%) Nagios
4 13 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 10 (12.82%) ZABBIX
6 6 (7.69%) Vagrant
7 5 (6.41%) OpenAM
7 5 (6.41%) Cacti
7 5 (6.41%) Cobbler
8 4 (5.13%) StatsD
8 4 (5.13%) Bcfg2
8 4 (5.13%) Pingdom
9 3 (3.85%) Graphite
9 3 (3.85%) Ansible
9 3 (3.85%) Capistrano
9 3 (3.85%) Ganglia
10 2 (2.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 33 (42.31%) VMware
3 17 (21.79%) Juniper
4 13 (16.67%) NetApp
4 13 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 13 (16.67%) Splunk
4 13 (16.67%) Citrix
5 12 (15.38%) HP
6 10 (12.82%) Google
7 6 (7.69%) New Relic
8 5 (6.41%) Rackspace
8 5 (6.41%) F5
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco
9 3 (3.85%) SaltStack
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