Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ceph
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1099 1139 1194
Rank change year-on-year +40 +55 +115
Permanent jobs citing Ceph 34 55 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.031% 0.022%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 18
UK median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% +9.09% -26.67%
10th Percentile £46,500 £39,000 £50,500
90th Percentile £82,750 £64,150 £68,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +22.22%

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 24,534 23,148 22,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.32% 12.97% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20,030 19,276 19,133
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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 34 £61,250 +2.08% 2
UK excluding London +35 26 £60,000 - 1
East of England +8 18 £65,000 +8.33%
North West +16 5 £60,000 +41.18%
North of England +15 5 £60,000 +41.18%
London +79 4 £55,000 - 1
South East - 2 - -
South West +5 1 £50,000 +53.85% 1

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 28 (82.35%) Python
3 27 (79.41%) OpenStack
4 23 (67.65%) Kubernetes
5 21 (61.76%) Degree
6 20 (58.82%) Mathematics
6 20 (58.82%) Physics
6 20 (58.82%) Computer Science
6 20 (58.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (58.82%) DevOps
7 19 (55.88%) Docker
8 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (52.94%) Unix
9 17 (50.00%) VMware
9 17 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 16 (47.06%) Systems Engineering
10 16 (47.06%) Puppet
11 15 (44.12%) Velocity
11 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (44.12%) ITIL
12 12 (35.29%) NetApp
12 12 (35.29%) Ansible
13 11 (32.35%) Private Cloud
13 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
13 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
13 11 (32.35%) Tomcat
13 11 (32.35%) AIX
14 10 (29.41%) Oracle
14 10 (29.41%) Red Hat

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 27 (79.41%) OpenStack
2 11 (32.35%) Tomcat
3 9 (26.47%) GlassFish
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) CloudStack
5 2 (5.88%) nginx
6 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) PaaS
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (8.82%) IaaS
3 3 (8.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) VSAN
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) SSL
5 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Administrator
1 6 (17.65%) Architect
1 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) DBA
2 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Site Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Velocity
2 3 (8.82%) LAMP
2 3 (8.82%) libvirt
3 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (5.88%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Private Cloud
2 7 (20.59%) Replication
3 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Native
4 3 (8.82%) Clustering
5 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Unix
3 11 (32.35%) AIX
4 9 (26.47%) CoreOS
5 7 (20.59%) Ubuntu
5 7 (20.59%) Windows
6 5 (14.71%) CentOS
6 5 (14.71%) Debian
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
8 2 (5.88%) FreeBSD
8 2 (5.88%) OpenBSD
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Computer Science
1 20 (58.82%) DevOps
1 20 (58.82%) Mathematics
1 20 (58.82%) Physics
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 16 (47.06%) Systems Engineering
5 15 (44.12%) ITIL
6 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
7 9 (26.47%) Open Source
8 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.76%) Data Management
10 4 (11.76%) Storage Management
10 4 (11.76%) Use Case
11 3 (8.82%) Customer-Centricity
12 2 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 2 (5.88%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) Python
2 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) Go
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Degree
2 20 (58.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.82%) RHCE
4 2 (5.88%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.94%) RHCA
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Docker
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (17.65%) KVM
5 3 (8.82%) DRBD
6 2 (5.88%) Corosync
6 2 (5.88%) GlusterFS
6 2 (5.88%) iptables
6 2 (5.88%) oVirt
6 2 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.94%) Btrfs
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.94%) NFS
7 1 (2.94%) QEMU
7 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (67.65%) Kubernetes
2 16 (47.06%) Puppet
3 12 (35.29%) Ansible
4 3 (8.82%) Grafana
4 3 (8.82%) Nagios
4 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.82%) Prometheus
5 2 (5.88%) Cacti
5 2 (5.88%) Consul
5 2 (5.88%) Munin
5 2 (5.88%) Pacemaker
5 2 (5.88%) Terraform
5 2 (5.88%) vRealize
5 2 (5.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (2.94%) Check_MK
6 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) NetApp
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.76%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Juniper
5 3 (8.82%) Aruba
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) F5
5 3 (8.82%) Google
5 3 (8.82%) Huawei
6 2 (5.88%) Black Duck
6 2 (5.88%) Percona
6 2 (5.88%) SaltStack
6 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds