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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cobbler
Rank 883 842 872
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cobbler 19 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.032% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.25% 0.53% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 27
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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
7510 6475 6505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.56% 6.07% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5943 5225 5270
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -34 19 £55,000 +10.00% 5
London -44 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Leeds -23 6 £40,000 - 4
West Yorkshire -28 6 £40,000 - 4
Yorkshire -28 6 £40,000 - 4
Harrow -13 5 £57,500 -
City of London +2 1 £57,500 +4.54% 1

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 38 (90.48%) Puppet
3 29 (69.05%) Python
4 25 (59.52%) VMware
5 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (52.38%) DevOps
6 21 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 20 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (42.86%) Bash Shell
8 18 (42.86%) Ruby
9 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (40.48%) Perl
10 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
10 16 (38.10%) Games
10 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
10 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
11 15 (35.71%) nginx
11 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (35.71%) Nagios
11 15 (35.71%) MySQL
12 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (28.57%) Subversion
14 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
14 11 (26.19%) Java
14 11 (26.19%) Apache
14 11 (26.19%) CentOS
14 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
15 10 (23.81%) Opsview
15 10 (23.81%) Splunk
15 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 15 (35.71%) nginx
3 11 (26.19%) Apache
4 7 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.38%) Zimbra
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
2 9 (21.43%) SAN
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) LDAP
4 4 (9.52%) SMTP
4 4 (9.52%) SSH
5 3 (7.14%) NAS
5 3 (7.14%) tcpdump
5 3 (7.14%) SNMP
6 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.38%) BGP
7 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) VPN
7 1 (2.38%) DHCP
7 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 12 (28.57%) Subversion
3 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) Hudson
General
1 16 (38.10%) Games
2 9 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.43%) Online Betting
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Administrator
3 12 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (11.90%) Architect
9 4 (9.52%) Systems Architect
9 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Designer
9 4 (9.52%) Designer
10 3 (7.14%) Junior
11 2 (4.76%) Analyst
11 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (4.76%) IT Architect
12 1 (2.38%) Platform Engineer
12 1 (2.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 1 (2.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 1 (2.38%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) LAMP
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Online Games
1 9 (21.43%) Social Media
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Physics
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) CentOS
3 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (21.43%) UNIX
5 8 (19.05%) Windows
6 7 (16.67%) Solaris
7 6 (14.29%) Fedora
8 1 (2.38%) AIX
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) SUSE
8 1 (2.38%) Debian
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) DevOps
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
4 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
7 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Scrum
10 5 (11.90%) Validation
10 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
11 4 (9.52%) DSDM
12 3 (7.14%) RUP
13 2 (4.76%) ITIL
13 2 (4.76%) Kanban
14 1 (2.38%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Python
2 18 (42.86%) Ruby
2 18 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 17 (40.48%) Perl
4 11 (26.19%) Java
5 9 (21.43%) PHP
5 9 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 5 (11.90%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) RHCE
2 3 (7.14%) RHCA
2 3 (7.14%) RHCT
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.90%) NFS
4 3 (7.14%) XenServer
4 3 (7.14%) Xen
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Samba
6 1 (2.38%) Squid
6 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (90.48%) Puppet
2 20 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (35.71%) Nagios
4 10 (23.81%) Opsview
5 9 (21.43%) Munin
6 5 (11.90%) Tivoli
7 3 (7.14%) CFEngine
7 3 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (2.38%) SCCM
9 1 (2.38%) SCOM
9 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) VMware
2 21 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (23.81%) Splunk
4 9 (21.43%) F5
5 6 (14.29%) Veritas
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle
7 3 (7.14%) Dell
8 2 (4.76%) Citrix
8 2 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (2.38%) Scalix
9 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.38%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.38%) EnterpriseDB
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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