The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CFEngine
Rank 831 826 869
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +43
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 76 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.040% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 0.64% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 31
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7199 6754 6042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.16% 6.21% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5773 5413 4921
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 £32,420 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%

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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 10 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 29 July 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
(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 -19 68 £45,000 -18.18% 6
London -10 58 £45,000 -18.18% 4
City of London - 25 £42,500 -
Scotland - 8 - -
Glasgow - 8 - -
North West - 5 - -
York - 4 - -
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
Manchester - 3 - -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 118 (95.16%) Puppet
2 104 (83.87%) Linux
3 97 (78.23%) Python
4 91 (73.39%) Perl
5 80 (64.52%) Opscode Chef
6 78 (62.90%) Ruby
7 75 (60.48%) Red Hat
8 72 (58.06%) Bash Shell
9 64 (51.61%) Ubuntu
10 62 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (43.55%) UNIX
12 51 (41.13%) Nagios
13 50 (40.32%) CentOS
14 48 (38.71%) Oracle
15 47 (37.90%) Load Balancing
16 44 (35.48%) Configuration Management
17 41 (33.06%) MySQL
17 41 (33.06%) Tomcat
18 39 (31.45%) Apache
19 38 (30.65%) Java
19 38 (30.65%) DevOps
20 37 (29.84%) VMware
21 36 (29.03%) ZABBIX
21 36 (29.03%) nginx
22 32 (25.81%) Debian
23 30 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
24 26 (20.97%) KVM
24 26 (20.97%) Finance
24 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
24 26 (20.97%) JBoss

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 41 (33.06%) Tomcat
2 39 (31.45%) Apache
3 36 (29.03%) nginx
4 24 (19.35%) WebLogic
5 14 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (8.87%) Jetty
7 8 (6.45%) IIS
7 8 (6.45%) Apache Solr
8 6 (4.84%) Confluence
8 6 (4.84%) Node.js
9 3 (2.42%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (12.10%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (9.68%) Joyent
6 6 (4.84%) Heroku
6 6 (4.84%) IaaS
6 6 (4.84%) OpenShift
6 6 (4.84%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (2.42%) Google Apps
7 3 (2.42%) GitHub
7 3 (2.42%) SaaS
7 3 (2.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.97%) TCP/IP
2 25 (20.16%) SAN
3 24 (19.35%) LDAP
4 23 (18.55%) DNS
4 23 (18.55%) BIG-IP
4 23 (18.55%) NetScaler
4 23 (18.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 21 (16.94%) NAS
6 17 (13.71%) SSH
7 11 (8.87%) Internet
8 9 (7.26%) Firewall
9 7 (5.65%) HTTP
9 7 (5.65%) iSCSI
10 6 (4.84%) VPN
10 6 (4.84%) VLAN
11 3 (2.42%) SMTP
11 3 (2.42%) SNMP
11 3 (2.42%) tcpdump
12 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.06%) MySQL
2 23 (18.55%) DB2
3 18 (14.52%) MongoDB
4 16 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.68%) Redis
6 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.03%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.03%) Big Data
9 5 (4.03%) MariaDB
9 5 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (16.94%) Subversion
2 18 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 17 (13.71%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (8.06%) JIRA
6 8 (6.45%) TeamCity
7 6 (4.84%) FishEye
8 2 (1.61%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.61%) Hudson
9 1 (0.81%) JBehave
9 1 (0.81%) Selenium
9 1 (0.81%) JUnit
9 1 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 26 (20.97%) Finance
2 20 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Music Industry
4 3 (2.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Law
5 2 (1.61%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (44.35%) Administrator
2 53 (42.74%) Linux Administrator
3 34 (27.42%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (20.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 25 (20.16%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (16.94%) UNIX Engineer
6 13 (10.48%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 12 (9.68%) Senior UNIX Engineer
8 11 (8.87%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Linux Specialist
9 9 (7.26%) UNIX Support
9 9 (7.26%) Engineering Specialist
10 8 (6.45%) Web Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (4.84%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (4.84%) Architect
11 6 (4.84%) Junior
12 5 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) UNIX Administrator
13 4 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.71%) XML
2 11 (8.87%) Web Services
2 11 (8.87%) J2EE
3 6 (4.84%) CSS
3 6 (4.84%) Java EE
3 6 (4.84%) JSON
3 6 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (4.03%) RESTful
5 3 (2.42%) MCollective
5 3 (2.42%) LAMP
5 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.42%) .NET
6 1 (0.81%) HTML
6 1 (0.81%) REST
6 1 (0.81%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Open Source
2 14 (11.29%) LPAR
2 14 (11.29%) DLPAR
3 11 (8.87%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.42%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.42%) Blog
5 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 104 (83.87%) Linux
2 64 (51.61%) Ubuntu
3 62 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 54 (43.55%) UNIX
5 50 (40.32%) CentOS
6 32 (25.81%) Debian
7 24 (19.35%) Solaris
8 17 (13.71%) AIX
9 15 (12.10%) Fedora
10 12 (9.68%) Windows
11 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.90%) Load Balancing
2 44 (35.48%) Configuration Management
3 38 (30.65%) DevOps
4 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (20.16%) ITIL
6 23 (18.55%) Statistical Analysis
7 15 (12.10%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (11.29%) Performance Management
9 12 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.26%) Build Automation
11 6 (4.84%) High Availability
12 4 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (3.23%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.23%) Migration
13 3 (2.42%) Scrum
13 3 (2.42%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.42%) Performance Testing
13 3 (2.42%) Kernel Tuning
14 2 (1.61%) Low Latency
14 2 (1.61%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 97 (78.23%) Python
2 91 (73.39%) Perl
3 78 (62.90%) Ruby
4 72 (58.06%) Bash Shell
5 38 (30.65%) Java
6 15 (12.10%) PHP
6 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
7 14 (11.29%) Korn
8 12 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 11 (8.87%) SQL
10 6 (4.84%) C#
10 6 (4.84%) C++
10 6 (4.84%) Clojure
11 5 (4.03%) sed
11 5 (4.03%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) RHCE
1 3 (2.42%) RHCA
1 3 (2.42%) RHCT
1 3 (2.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 30 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (20.97%) KVM
3 24 (19.35%) Xen
3 24 (19.35%) NFS
4 8 (6.45%) Varnish
5 6 (4.84%) Docker
6 3 (2.42%) Samba
7 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 118 (95.16%) Puppet
2 80 (64.52%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (41.13%) Nagios
4 36 (29.03%) ZABBIX
5 25 (20.16%) Cacti
5 25 (20.16%) Ansible
6 24 (19.35%) Salt
7 14 (11.29%) Tivoli
7 14 (11.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (6.45%) Kibana
8 8 (6.45%) logstash
8 8 (6.45%) StatsD
9 4 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (2.42%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.42%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.42%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 75 (60.48%) Red Hat
2 48 (38.71%) Oracle
3 37 (29.84%) VMware
4 26 (20.97%) JBoss
5 25 (20.16%) EMC
6 23 (18.55%) Citrix
6 23 (18.55%) F5
7 14 (11.29%) Hitachi
7 14 (11.29%) IBM
8 12 (9.68%) Rackspace
9 11 (8.87%) NetApp
10 10 (8.06%) Juniper
10 10 (8.06%) Cisco
11 9 (7.26%) Dell
11 9 (7.26%) Google
12 8 (6.45%) New Relic
13 6 (4.84%) Sybase
14 5 (4.03%) Vertica
15 4 (3.23%) HP
16 3 (2.42%) Apple
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus and excellent bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago