Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Ceph skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ceph over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ceph
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1112 1157 1197
Rank change year-on-year +45 +40 +109
Permanent jobs citing Ceph 40 42 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 28
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,750 £42,500 £45,300
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Ceph is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 24,401 22,785 23,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.92% 13.08% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19,926 19,185 19,998
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,856 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

Ceph
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ceph as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ceph over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ceph within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 40 £60,000 - 13
UK excluding London +42 31 £60,000 - 10
East of England +33 22 £62,500 +4.17% 10
North West - 7 £40,000 -
North of England - 7 £40,000 -
London +16 5 £72,500 +3.57% 3
South East - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Ceph also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Ceph.

1 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 35 (87.50%) Python
2 35 (87.50%) OpenStack
3 27 (67.50%) Kubernetes
4 25 (62.50%) DevOps
4 25 (62.50%) Degree
5 24 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 24 (60.00%) Physics
5 24 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 24 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (57.50%) Docker
6 23 (57.50%) Unix
7 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (52.50%) VMware
8 21 (52.50%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (52.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 19 (47.50%) Puppet
9 19 (47.50%) ITIL
9 19 (47.50%) Velocity
9 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (37.50%) Tomcat
10 15 (37.50%) Private Cloud
11 14 (35.00%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (35.00%) Ansible
11 14 (35.00%) Oracle
11 14 (35.00%) NetApp
11 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
12 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
12 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP

Ceph
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (87.50%) OpenStack
2 15 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 11 (27.50%) GlassFish
4 4 (10.00%) Apache
4 4 (10.00%) CloudStack
4 4 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) PaaS
3 4 (10.00%) IaaS
4 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.50%) VSAN
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Administrator
2 7 (17.50%) DBA
2 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Site Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) Velocity
2 4 (10.00%) LAMP
2 4 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (10.00%) OpenVZ
3 3 (7.50%) libvirt
4 2 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (37.50%) Private Cloud
3 11 (27.50%) Replication
4 5 (12.50%) Public Cloud
5 4 (10.00%) Clustering
6 3 (7.50%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) Unix
3 13 (32.50%) AIX
4 11 (27.50%) CoreOS
5 8 (20.00%) CentOS
5 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 7 (17.50%) Debian
7 6 (15.00%) Windows
8 4 (10.00%) FreeBSD
8 4 (10.00%) OpenBSD
8 4 (10.00%) Solaris
9 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) DevOps
2 24 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 24 (60.00%) Physics
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (52.50%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (52.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 19 (47.50%) ITIL
6 13 (32.50%) E-Commerce
7 10 (25.00%) Open Source
8 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.00%) Data Management
11 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
11 4 (10.00%) Storage Management
11 4 (10.00%) Use Case
12 3 (7.50%) Customer-Centricity
12 3 (7.50%) Decision-Making
12 3 (7.50%) Line Management
13 2 (5.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) Python
2 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Go
6 3 (7.50%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) C
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Degree
2 24 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.50%) RHCE
4 2 (5.00%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.50%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Docker
2 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (35.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (17.50%) KVM
5 4 (10.00%) Corosync
5 4 (10.00%) DRBD
5 4 (10.00%) iptables
6 3 (7.50%) vSphere
7 2 (5.00%) GlusterFS
7 2 (5.00%) oVirt
8 1 (2.50%) QEMU
8 1 (2.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 27 (67.50%) Kubernetes
2 19 (47.50%) Puppet
3 14 (35.00%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) Cacti
4 4 (10.00%) Munin
4 4 (10.00%) Nagios
4 4 (10.00%) Pacemaker
5 3 (7.50%) Grafana
5 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.50%) Prometheus
5 3 (7.50%) vRealize
6 2 (5.00%) Consul
6 2 (5.00%) Terraform
6 2 (5.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) NetApp
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.00%) IBM
5 4 (10.00%) F5
5 4 (10.00%) Google
5 4 (10.00%) Juniper
5 4 (10.00%) Percona
5 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.50%) Aruba
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix
6 3 (7.50%) Huawei
7 2 (5.00%) Black Duck
7 2 (5.00%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.50%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft