The table below looks at the statistics for Cobbler skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cobbler
Rank 873 863 869
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cobbler 18 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.024% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 25
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.58%

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
7569 6471 6624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.72% 6.03% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6013 5186 5357
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cobbler within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Cobbler Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cobbler
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cobbler within the UK.

Cobbler Salary Trend in the UK

Cobbler
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cobbler over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Cobbler Salary Histogram in the UK

Cobbler
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cobbler within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 -31 18 £55,000 +22.22% 13
London -14 11 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Leeds -16 7 £50,000 +25.00% 7
West Yorkshire -18 7 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Yorkshire -32 7 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Harrow -11 5 £57,500 -
City of London +8 1 £57,500 +4.54% 1

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cobbler 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 Cobbler.

1 36 (97.30%) Puppet
2 35 (94.59%) Linux
3 25 (67.57%) Python
4 21 (56.76%) DevOps
4 21 (56.76%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (54.05%) VMware
6 19 (51.35%) Bash Shell
7 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (45.95%) Ruby
9 15 (40.54%) Red Hat
10 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
10 14 (37.84%) MySQL
10 14 (37.84%) Games
10 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
11 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
11 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (35.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (35.14%) nginx
11 13 (35.14%) Perl
12 11 (29.73%) Java
12 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
13 10 (27.03%) UNIX
13 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
14 9 (24.32%) Nagios
14 9 (24.32%) PHP
14 9 (24.32%) CentOS
15 8 (21.62%) Subversion
15 8 (21.62%) Opsview
15 8 (21.62%) Splunk

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cobbler 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 Cobbler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
2 13 (35.14%) nginx
3 8 (21.62%) Apache
4 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) LDAP
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) SNMP
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.70%) SSH
4 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (21.62%) Subversion
4 3 (8.11%) Hudson
4 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (37.84%) Games
2 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.92%) Online Betting
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Administrator
3 9 (24.32%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (18.92%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (10.81%) Designer
6 4 (10.81%) Systems Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) IT Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) UNIX Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) LAMP
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Social Media
1 7 (18.92%) Online Games
2 5 (13.51%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) UNIX
3 9 (24.32%) CentOS
4 7 (18.92%) Windows
4 7 (18.92%) Ubuntu
4 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.22%) Fedora
6 5 (13.51%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) SUSE
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) DevOps
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
3 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (35.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
5 8 (21.62%) Scrum
6 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.22%) DSDM
7 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) Validation
8 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (10.81%) Identity Management
10 3 (8.11%) RUP
11 2 (5.41%) Kanban
12 1 (2.70%) Workflow
12 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Python
2 19 (51.35%) Bash Shell
3 17 (45.95%) Ruby
4 13 (35.14%) Perl
5 11 (29.73%) Java
6 9 (24.32%) PHP
7 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
9 3 (8.11%) C#
10 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) RHCE
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) RHCA
3 1 (2.70%) RHCT
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.11%) XenServer
3 3 (8.11%) Xen
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) NFS
5 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (97.30%) Puppet
2 21 (56.76%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (24.32%) Nagios
4 8 (21.62%) Opsview
5 7 (18.92%) Tivoli
5 7 (18.92%) Munin
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (2.70%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (2.70%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.70%) SCCM
7 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.62%) Splunk
4 7 (18.92%) F5
5 6 (16.22%) Veritas
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 2 (5.41%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.70%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.70%) EnterpriseDB
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago