Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ceph
UK
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 771 1066 1164
Rank change year-on-year +295 +98 +35
Permanent jobs citing Ceph 15 26 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.018% 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 45
Median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% - -14.81%
10th Percentile £28,225 £35,700 £38,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% - +43.75%

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 11,861 24,518 25,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.95% 17.15% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9,727 20,150 20,271
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +12.35%

Ceph
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ceph.

Salary trend for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ceph over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Top 5 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 5 August 2020. 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 +305 12 £50,000 -13.04% 1
UK excluding London +268 12 £50,000 -13.04%
South West +119 11 £50,000 +51.52%
Work from Home +63 3 £95,000 +65.22%
South East +166 1 £45,000 -21.74%

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) CouchDB
4 9 (60.00%) Xen
5 7 (46.67%) KVM
6 6 (40.00%) Check_MK
6 6 (40.00%) Btrfs
6 6 (40.00%) DRBD
6 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (40.00%) Apache
6 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby
6 6 (40.00%) Perl
6 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (40.00%) Nagios
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) Terraform
7 5 (33.33%) Ansible
7 5 (33.33%) Docker
7 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (26.67%) AWS
8 4 (26.67%) Open Source
8 4 (26.67%) Jenkins

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 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Azure
3 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (6.67%) GCP
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (6.67%) MinIO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) GitLab
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
1 3 (20.00%) React
2 1 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (6.67%) OAuth
2 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Debian
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (60.00%) Xen
3 7 (46.67%) KVM
4 6 (40.00%) Btrfs
4 6 (40.00%) DRBD
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Docker
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) VMware NSX
7 2 (13.33%) LXC
8 1 (6.67%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Check_MK
1 6 (40.00%) Nagios
2 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (33.33%) Terraform
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (20.00%) Proxmox
5 1 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (6.67%) Grafana
5 1 (6.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Google