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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CFEngine
Rank 858 856 860
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 35 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.052% 0.043%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 44
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary - £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.00%

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
7759 7516 7022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.02% 6.27% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6157 6054 5651
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 1 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 1 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
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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 35 £57,500 -4.16% 3
London +35 34 £57,500 -8.00% 2
City of London +20 7 £51,250 +13.88% 1
South East - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 70 (95.89%) Opscode Chef
2 68 (93.15%) Linux
3 67 (91.78%) Puppet
4 53 (72.60%) Red Hat
5 52 (71.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (58.90%) Finance
7 40 (54.79%) Windows
8 36 (49.32%) DevOps
9 35 (47.95%) TCP/IP
10 31 (42.47%) VMware
11 30 (41.10%) Bash Shell
12 28 (38.36%) Java
13 27 (36.99%) Python
14 26 (35.62%) Electronic Trading
14 26 (35.62%) Change Control
15 25 (34.25%) iSCSI
15 25 (34.25%) VMware ESXi
16 22 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (26.03%) Firewall
18 19 (26.03%) Perl
19 18 (24.66%) ITIL
19 18 (24.66%) Apache
19 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (24.66%) Load Balancing
20 17 (23.29%) UNIX
21 16 (21.92%) CCNA
21 16 (21.92%) Nagios
21 16 (21.92%) Cisco Certification

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (24.66%) Apache
2 14 (19.18%) Tomcat
3 11 (15.07%) OpenStack
4 8 (10.96%) nginx
5 5 (6.85%) Mule
5 5 (6.85%) IIS
5 5 (6.85%) JBoss
6 4 (5.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.07%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (9.59%) Amazon S3
3 7 (9.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (8.22%) Datadog
4 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (8.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.85%) SaaS
6 3 (4.11%) Joyent
6 3 (4.11%) IaaS
7 1 (1.37%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (1.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (47.95%) TCP/IP
2 25 (34.25%) iSCSI
3 19 (26.03%) Firewall
4 10 (13.70%) NetScaler
5 9 (12.33%) Junos
6 8 (10.96%) Network Security
7 7 (9.59%) HTTP
8 5 (6.85%) DNS
8 5 (6.85%) MRTG
9 3 (4.11%) Multicast
9 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.11%) VPN
10 2 (2.74%) FTP
10 2 (2.74%) SSL
10 2 (2.74%) SSH
11 1 (1.37%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) MySQL
2 7 (9.59%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.85%) Redis
4 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.85%) CouchDB
5 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.22%) Subversion
3 5 (6.85%) Maven
3 5 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.11%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (58.90%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Games
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Systems Administrator
1 23 (31.51%) Administrator
2 19 (26.03%) Platform Engineer
3 12 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (15.07%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (15.07%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.96%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (9.59%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.59%) UNIX Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Network Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Server Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) UNIX Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.85%) Memcached
3 3 (4.11%) LAMP
3 3 (4.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.74%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.37%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (1.37%) .NET
5 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) PlayStation
2 9 (12.33%) Public Cloud
3 8 (10.96%) Hedge funds
4 7 (9.59%) Replication
5 5 (6.85%) Clustering
5 5 (6.85%) Private Cloud
6 4 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.74%) User Experience
9 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 68 (93.15%) Linux
2 52 (71.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (54.79%) Windows
4 17 (23.29%) UNIX
5 14 (19.18%) Solaris
6 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (12.33%) CentOS
8 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.48%) Android
9 3 (4.11%) Debian
10 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.37%) OpenBSD
11 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) DevOps
2 26 (35.62%) Change Control
2 26 (35.62%) Electronic Trading
3 22 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (24.66%) ITIL
4 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.66%) Load Balancing
5 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.96%) Open Source
8 5 (6.85%) Analytics
9 3 (4.11%) High Availability
9 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.74%) Release Management
10 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.74%) SDLC
11 1 (1.37%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.37%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (1.37%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) Bash Shell
2 28 (38.36%) Java
3 27 (36.99%) Python
4 19 (26.03%) Perl
5 16 (21.92%) Ruby
6 8 (10.96%) PHP
7 6 (8.22%) Scala
8 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.11%) Go
10 2 (2.74%) C#
10 2 (2.74%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) CCNA
1 16 (21.92%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (21.92%) RHCE
1 16 (21.92%) JNCIA
2 14 (19.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) iptables
4 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 70 (95.89%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (91.78%) Puppet
3 16 (21.92%) Nagios
4 10 (13.70%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (12.33%) ZABBIX
6 6 (8.22%) Bcfg2
7 5 (6.85%) OpenAM
7 5 (6.85%) Cacti
7 5 (6.85%) Cobbler
8 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.48%) StatsD
8 4 (5.48%) Pingdom
9 3 (4.11%) Capistrano
10 2 (2.74%) Ansible
10 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.37%) Graphite
11 1 (1.37%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 53 (72.60%) Red Hat
2 31 (42.47%) VMware
3 14 (19.18%) Juniper
4 10 (13.70%) NetApp
4 10 (13.70%) Citrix
4 10 (13.70%) SolarWinds
4 10 (13.70%) Splunk
5 9 (12.33%) HP
6 7 (9.59%) Google
7 6 (8.22%) New Relic
8 5 (6.85%) Rackspace
8 5 (6.85%) F5
9 3 (4.11%) Cisco
10 2 (2.74%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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