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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CFEngine
Rank 849 846 889
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +43
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 55 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.031% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 17
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 - £43,000

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
7727 6529 6606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.79% 6.03% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 5256 5359
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 19 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 21 October 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 -7 42 £45,000 -18.18% 10
London -6 32 £55,000 - 4
Glasgow - 13 £65,000 - 1
Scotland - 13 £65,000 - 1
City of London +17 12 £40,000 -23.80%
South East - 4 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £32,500 -
Slough - 3 - -
Cambridge -9 2 £43,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -10 2 £43,500 - 1
East of England -24 2 £43,500 - 1
North West - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £33,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 - 4
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 - 4
Leicestershire - 1 £33,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £33,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 - 4
Reading - 1 £32,500 -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 117 (92.86%) Puppet
2 111 (88.10%) Python
3 90 (71.43%) Perl
4 85 (67.46%) Linux
5 84 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
6 80 (63.49%) Bash Shell
7 79 (62.70%) Red Hat
8 65 (51.59%) Ruby
9 61 (48.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 59 (46.83%) CentOS
11 57 (45.24%) Oracle
12 54 (42.86%) Ubuntu
13 47 (37.30%) UNIX
14 46 (36.51%) Nagios
15 44 (34.92%) Configuration Management
15 44 (34.92%) MySQL
16 40 (31.75%) Tomcat
16 40 (31.75%) Load Balancing
17 37 (29.37%) VMware
17 37 (29.37%) ZABBIX
18 35 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (27.78%) Java
19 34 (26.98%) JBoss
19 34 (26.98%) Apache
20 33 (26.19%) Finance
20 33 (26.19%) Cacti
21 32 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (25.40%) Salt
21 32 (25.40%) WebLogic
22 31 (24.60%) ITIL

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 40 (31.75%) Tomcat
2 34 (26.98%) JBoss
2 34 (26.98%) Apache
3 32 (25.40%) WebLogic
4 31 (24.60%) nginx
5 4 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.17%) Jetty
6 2 (1.59%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.79%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.79%) Drupal
7 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.08%) Google Compute Engine
3 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.73%) Heroku
4 10 (7.94%) OpenShift
5 6 (4.76%) SaaS
6 5 (3.97%) IaaS
7 4 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.59%) Joyent
8 2 (1.59%) PaaS
9 1 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 28 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 28 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 25 (19.84%) TCP/IP
2 25 (19.84%) DNS
3 23 (18.25%) LDAP
4 21 (16.67%) SSH
5 19 (15.08%) HTTP
6 6 (4.76%) SAN
7 4 (3.17%) Internet
7 4 (3.17%) NAS
8 3 (2.38%) Network Security
8 3 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.38%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (2.38%) Firewall
9 2 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.92%) MySQL
2 28 (22.22%) DB2
3 24 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 19 (15.08%) Relational Database
5 18 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 10 (7.94%) MongoDB
7 9 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.76%) MariaDB
9 4 (3.17%) Redis
10 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.38%) Big Data
11 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (10.32%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.38%) Artifactory
3 3 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.79%) JBehave
4 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.79%) JUnit
4 1 (0.79%) Subversion
4 1 (0.79%) JMeter
4 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 33 (26.19%) Finance
2 25 (19.84%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (44.44%) Administrator
2 50 (39.68%) Linux Administrator
3 23 (18.25%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (17.46%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (17.46%) UNIX Engineer
4 22 (17.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (15.08%) Architect
6 17 (13.49%) UNIX Support
7 12 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
8 9 (7.14%) Engineering Specialist
9 7 (5.56%) Java Architect
10 6 (4.76%) Junior
11 5 (3.97%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) Senior UNIX Engineer
12 4 (3.17%) UNIX Administrator
12 4 (3.17%) Developer
13 3 (2.38%) Network Programmer
13 3 (2.38%) Tools Programmer
13 3 (2.38%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.63%) Web Services
2 18 (14.29%) Java EE
3 15 (11.90%) XML
4 6 (4.76%) RESTful
5 5 (3.97%) J2EE
6 2 (1.59%) LAMP
7 1 (0.79%) Memcached
7 1 (0.79%) libvirt
7 1 (0.79%) .NET
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.67%) LPAR
1 21 (16.67%) DLPAR
2 12 (9.52%) Open Source
3 4 (3.17%) Clustering
3 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Replication
5 2 (1.59%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.79%) FMCG
6 1 (0.79%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 85 (67.46%) Linux
2 61 (48.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 59 (46.83%) CentOS
4 54 (42.86%) Ubuntu
5 47 (37.30%) UNIX
6 29 (23.02%) Solaris
7 25 (19.84%) AIX
8 16 (12.70%) Debian
9 15 (11.90%) Fedora
10 8 (6.35%) Windows
11 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.79%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.92%) Configuration Management
2 40 (31.75%) Load Balancing
3 35 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (24.60%) ITIL
5 28 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
6 23 (18.25%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (16.67%) Performance Management
8 16 (12.70%) DevOps
9 14 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.35%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.38%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.38%) Migration
11 3 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (1.59%) Algorithmic Trading
12 2 (1.59%) TDD
12 2 (1.59%) Business Continuity
12 2 (1.59%) Project Management
12 2 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (1.59%) Infrastructure Management
12 2 (1.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 111 (88.10%) Python
2 90 (71.43%) Perl
3 80 (63.49%) Bash Shell
4 65 (51.59%) Ruby
5 35 (27.78%) Java
6 23 (18.25%) Korn
7 18 (14.29%) C#
7 18 (14.29%) C++
8 9 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 8 (6.35%) PHP
10 6 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.38%) sed
11 3 (2.38%) AWK
12 2 (1.59%) SQL
12 2 (1.59%) C-shell
12 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 32 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (23.02%) KVM
2 29 (23.02%) Xen
3 23 (18.25%) NFS
4 10 (7.94%) Docker
5 2 (1.59%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.79%) Ceph
6 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 117 (92.86%) Puppet
2 84 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (36.51%) Nagios
4 37 (29.37%) ZABBIX
5 33 (26.19%) Cacti
6 32 (25.40%) Salt
7 29 (23.02%) Ansible
8 21 (16.67%) Tivoli
8 21 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.79%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 79 (62.70%) Red Hat
2 57 (45.24%) Oracle
3 37 (29.37%) VMware
4 28 (22.22%) Citrix
4 28 (22.22%) F5
5 26 (20.63%) EMC
5 26 (20.63%) IBM
6 21 (16.67%) Hitachi
7 19 (15.08%) Google
8 10 (7.94%) Sybase
9 5 (3.97%) Vertica
10 4 (3.17%) HP
10 4 (3.17%) Sun
10 4 (3.17%) NetApp
10 4 (3.17%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.38%) Cisco
11 3 (2.38%) Juniper
12 2 (1.59%) Dell
12 2 (1.59%) Intel
12 2 (1.59%) Veritas
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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