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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CFEngine
Rank 845 884 870
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -14
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 45 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.041% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.59% 0.65% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 32
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £37,000 -
% change year-on-year
+156.75% -

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
7597 7486 6724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.87% 6.23% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6042 5917 5180
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

CFEngine Salary Histogram in the UK

CFEngine
Top 6 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 24 April 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 +9 45 £55,000 -12.00% 2
London +33 42 £55,000 -12.00% 1
City of London +28 3 £55,250 +10.50%
South West - 3 £95,000 -
Dorset - 3 £95,000 -
Bournemouth - 3 £95,000 -

CFEngine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 68 (97.14%) Linux
2 62 (88.57%) Puppet
3 57 (81.43%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (74.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 49 (70.00%) Red Hat
6 40 (57.14%) Finance
7 34 (48.57%) Windows
8 33 (47.14%) VMware
9 32 (45.71%) Python
10 31 (44.29%) DevOps
11 30 (42.86%) Bash Shell
12 27 (38.57%) Perl
13 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
13 22 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (28.57%) Apache
14 20 (28.57%) UNIX
15 19 (27.14%) Java
15 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (25.71%) Configuration Management
17 17 (24.29%) Load Balancing
18 16 (22.86%) Electronic Trading
18 16 (22.86%) ITIL
18 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
18 16 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
18 16 (22.86%) Change Control
19 15 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
19 15 (21.43%) Nagios
19 15 (21.43%) iSCSI
20 14 (20.00%) Ruby

CFEngine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (28.57%) Apache
2 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 6 (8.57%) nginx
5 5 (7.14%) JBoss
6 2 (2.86%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.86%) Node.js
7 1 (1.43%) Drupal
7 1 (1.43%) Jetty
7 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (12.86%) Amazon S3
4 8 (11.43%) IaaS
5 6 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.71%) Joyent
6 4 (5.71%) PaaS
6 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (5.71%) Datadog
6 4 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (4.29%) SaaS
8 1 (1.43%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
2 15 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 10 (14.29%) Firewall
3 10 (14.29%) Network Security
4 6 (8.57%) SAN
5 4 (5.71%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.29%) Multicast
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.29%) Junos
6 3 (4.29%) HTTP
7 2 (2.86%) SSH
7 2 (2.86%) Internet
7 2 (2.86%) DHCP
7 2 (2.86%) FTP
7 2 (2.86%) VPN
7 2 (2.86%) DNS
7 2 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) MySQL
2 9 (12.86%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.71%) Redis
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.86%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.43%) DB2
9 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.43%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.14%) Subversion
3 5 (7.14%) Maven
4 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.29%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 40 (57.14%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Systems Administrator
1 27 (38.57%) Administrator
2 17 (24.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (22.86%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (22.86%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Network Engineer
9 1 (1.43%) Architect
9 1 (1.43%) Consultant
9 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Web Services
2 4 (5.71%) LAMP
2 4 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (5.71%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (5.71%) Memcached
3 2 (2.86%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.43%) Sphinx
4 1 (1.43%) Django
4 1 (1.43%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) VXML
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) PlayStation
2 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.00%) Replication
4 6 (8.57%) Derivative
5 5 (7.14%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.71%) Open Source
7 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.86%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.86%) Clustering
8 1 (1.43%) Tandem
8 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 68 (97.14%) Linux
2 52 (74.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (48.57%) Windows
4 20 (28.57%) UNIX
5 13 (18.57%) CentOS
6 12 (17.14%) Solaris
7 6 (8.57%) Debian
8 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.86%) Android
10 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) DevOps
2 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (25.71%) Configuration Management
4 17 (24.29%) Load Balancing
5 16 (22.86%) ITIL
5 16 (22.86%) Electronic Trading
5 16 (22.86%) Change Control
6 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
6 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.57%) Low Latency
7 6 (8.57%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 4 (5.71%) High Availability
8 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.29%) Kernel Tuning
9 3 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.29%) Market Making
10 2 (2.86%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.86%) Release Management
11 1 (1.43%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) Python
2 30 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 27 (38.57%) Perl
4 19 (27.14%) Java
5 14 (20.00%) Ruby
6 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.71%) Scala
8 3 (4.29%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) SQL
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) CCNA
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (17.14%) RHCE
1 12 (17.14%) JNCIA
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 10 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.71%) Apache Flume
3 4 (5.71%) iptables
4 2 (2.86%) KVM
4 2 (2.86%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.86%) NFS
5 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.43%) Squid
5 1 (1.43%) Xen
5 1 (1.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 62 (88.57%) Puppet
2 57 (81.43%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (21.43%) Nagios
4 13 (18.57%) ZABBIX
5 6 (8.57%) Bcfg2
6 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (5.71%) Capistrano
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (5.71%) logstash
6 4 (5.71%) Graylog
7 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.86%) Pingdom
8 2 (2.86%) StatsD
9 1 (1.43%) Ansible
9 1 (1.43%) Cacti
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (1.43%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 49 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 33 (47.14%) VMware
3 8 (11.43%) Juniper
4 7 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 5 (7.14%) HP
5 5 (7.14%) Citrix
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco
6 4 (5.71%) NetApp
6 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.71%) Splunk
6 4 (5.71%) Google
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.29%) Sun
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle
8 2 (2.86%) Dell
8 2 (2.86%) IBM
8 2 (2.86%) Vertica
9 1 (1.43%) PlateSpin
9 1 (1.43%) New Relic
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago