Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ceph
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1153 1221 1285
Rank change year-on-year +68 +64 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ceph 30 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.022% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.17% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 8
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +20.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £34,750 £45,650 £39,650
90th Percentile £80,000 £69,500 £68,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.17% +23.08% +8.33%

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

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22538 24633 25407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.74% 12.49% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19021 20881 21022
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Top 8 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 19 August 2017. 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 +71 30 £67,500 +12.50% 3
London +39 19 £70,000 +7.69% 2
UK excluding London +51 11 £57,500 -4.17% 1
South West - 4 £37,500 -
South East +64 3 £57,500 +9.52% 1
East of England -18 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing Ceph also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ceph.

1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) Open Source
3 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
4 19 (63.33%) Windows
4 19 (63.33%) Python
5 18 (60.00%) Puppet
6 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (53.33%) Debian
8 15 (50.00%) VMware
8 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
8 15 (50.00%) Ansible
8 15 (50.00%) Kubernetes
9 14 (46.67%) Docker
9 14 (46.67%) Apache
10 13 (43.33%) Ubuntu
10 13 (43.33%) DevOps
11 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
12 11 (36.67%) Unix
12 11 (36.67%) Ruby
12 11 (36.67%) Subversion
12 11 (36.67%) NAS
13 10 (33.33%) tcpdump
13 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (33.33%) Network Security
13 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (33.33%) Rsyslog
13 10 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (33.33%) Multicast
13 10 (33.33%) VLAN
13 10 (33.33%) SNMP

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 14 (46.67%) Apache
2 8 (26.67%) Traefik
3 6 (20.00%) nginx
4 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
5 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (3.33%) Datadog
3 1 (3.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.33%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (36.67%) NAS
3 10 (33.33%) BGP
3 10 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 10 (33.33%) LDAP
3 10 (33.33%) Multicast
3 10 (33.33%) Network Security
3 10 (33.33%) OSPF
3 10 (33.33%) SAN
3 10 (33.33%) SNMP
3 10 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 10 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 8 (26.67%) Neo4j
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) MariaDB
4 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) Subversion
3 8 (26.67%) GCC
3 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (46.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Ubuntu Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Unix Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Network Systems Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (23.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Administrator
7 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.33%) DBA
9 1 (3.33%) Head of Operations
9 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Kafka
1 8 (26.67%) RESTful
2 4 (13.33%) LAMP
2 4 (13.33%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.33%) Phusion Passenger
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Debian
4 13 (43.33%) Ubuntu
5 11 (36.67%) Unix
6 10 (33.33%) VMS
7 4 (13.33%) CentOS
8 2 (6.67%) CoreOS
9 1 (3.33%) AIX
9 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Open Source
2 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (43.33%) DevOps
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (33.33%) Task Automation
5 9 (30.00%) High Availability
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (23.33%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.00%) Physics
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.67%) Prototyping
8 2 (6.67%) Server Building
9 1 (3.33%) Data Security
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Python
2 11 (36.67%) Ruby
3 9 (30.00%) Go
4 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (13.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Docker
2 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) etcd
3 8 (26.67%) iptables
4 4 (13.33%) Dovecot
4 4 (13.33%) Postfix
5 1 (3.33%) GPFS
5 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Puppet
2 15 (50.00%) Ansible
2 15 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
3 10 (33.33%) Rsyslog
4 8 (26.67%) Grafana
4 8 (26.67%) Prometheus
4 8 (26.67%) Terraform
5 6 (20.00%) Galera Cluster
6 2 (6.67%) CFEngine
6 2 (6.67%) logstash
6 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) Scality
5 1 (3.33%) Brocade
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) New Relic
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Percona
5 1 (3.33%) SaltStack