The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CFEngine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CFEngine over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CFEngine
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 793 873 893
Rank change year-on-year +80 +20  
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 59 77 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.074% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.84% 0.91% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 54
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% +28.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,599 £42,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £81,250 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +32.35% +6.25%  

CFEngine is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7050 8445 7947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.25% 8.09% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5716 6802 6317
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

CFEngine
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CFEngine as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CFEngine over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFEngine within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 59 £57,500 -11.53% 4
London +50 31 £67,500 - 2
South East +68 12 £61,250 -20.96% 1
Hampshire +35 12 £61,250 +2.08% 1
Portsmouth - 10 £65,000 - 1
East of England +19 5 £31,498 -25.00%
North West -5 5 £50,000 -
Essex - 5 £31,498 -
Saffron Walden - 5 £31,498 -
East Midlands +3 4 - -
Manchester -23 4 £48,750 -
Derby - 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 - -
City of London - 3 £55,000 -
Havant - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +27 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South West +23 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Leeds +19 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Yorkshire +16 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bath -8 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Somerset -11 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing CFEngine 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 CFEngine.

1 85 (86.73%) Puppet
2 81 (82.65%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (69.39%) Ansible
4 67 (68.37%) Linux
5 60 (61.22%) Configuration Management
6 51 (52.04%) DevOps
7 46 (46.94%) Python
7 46 (46.94%) Perl
8 42 (42.86%) Red Hat
9 41 (41.84%) Finance
10 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (38.78%) Clustering
12 37 (37.76%) Windows
13 32 (32.65%) TeamCity
13 32 (32.65%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (31.63%) Unix
15 29 (29.59%) CentOS
16 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (27.55%) Nagios
18 26 (26.53%) New Relic
19 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
19 25 (25.51%) SQL
19 25 (25.51%) Banking
19 25 (25.51%) Ruby
20 24 (24.49%) IIS
20 24 (24.49%) PowerShell
20 24 (24.49%) Bash Shell
20 24 (24.49%) Windows Server
21 22 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 21 (21.43%) Jenkins

CFEngine
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 24 (24.49%) IIS
2 19 (19.39%) OpenStack
3 18 (18.37%) nginx
4 13 (13.27%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (10.20%) Apache
6 9 (9.18%) Apache Solr
7 6 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.04%) Confluence
9 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.39%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.27%) OpenShift
3 7 (7.14%) Datadog
4 5 (5.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.08%) SaaS
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.02%) G Suite
6 1 (1.02%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.02%) Google Container Engine
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.37%) SAN
2 14 (14.29%) DNS
3 9 (9.18%) HTTP
3 9 (9.18%) SSH
4 8 (8.16%) Firewall
5 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.12%) SNMP
7 5 (5.10%) Internet
7 5 (5.10%) LDAP
7 5 (5.10%) SMTP
8 4 (4.08%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (4.08%) FTP
8 4 (4.08%) HTTPS
8 4 (4.08%) VoIP
9 3 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.06%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.06%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.02%) DHCP
10 1 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.41%) MongoDB
1 20 (20.41%) NoSQL
1 20 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (19.39%) RavenDB
3 17 (17.35%) MySQL
4 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.02%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.02%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.02%) Redis
7 1 (1.02%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (32.65%) TeamCity
2 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
3 21 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 20 (20.41%) Travis CI
5 19 (19.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (19.39%) MSBuild
5 19 (19.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 19 (19.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.08%) RSpec
7 2 (2.04%) JIRA
8 1 (1.02%) GitLab
General
1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 25 (25.51%) Banking
3 7 (7.14%) Games
4 6 (6.12%) Advertising
4 6 (6.12%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.10%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (5.10%) Retail
6 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Administrator
2 19 (19.39%) DBA
2 19 (19.39%) SQL DBA
3 18 (18.37%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (15.31%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (15.31%) Unix Engineer
6 14 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (12.24%) Head of Infrastructure
8 11 (11.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (10.20%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Head of DevOps
10 7 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) DevOps Administrator
11 6 (6.12%) Head of Operations
12 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.41%) .NET
2 8 (8.16%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (5.10%) LAMP
3 5 (5.10%) MCollective
4 4 (4.08%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.02%) Kafka
5 1 (1.02%) Middleware
5 1 (1.02%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.78%) Clustering
2 17 (17.35%) Data Centre
3 13 (13.27%) Hedge funds
4 9 (9.18%) Public Cloud
5 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.10%) Eurex
7 4 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.08%) Life Science
8 1 (1.02%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.02%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (68.37%) Linux
2 37 (37.76%) Windows
3 31 (31.63%) Unix
4 29 (29.59%) CentOS
5 24 (24.49%) Windows Server
6 22 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (7.14%) AIX
7 7 (7.14%) Debian
7 7 (7.14%) Solaris
7 7 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.10%) SUSE
9 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.22%) Configuration Management
2 51 (52.04%) DevOps
3 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (32.65%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (14.29%) High Availability
6 14 (14.29%) Open Source
7 12 (12.24%) Algorithmic Trading
8 10 (10.20%) Load Balancing
8 10 (10.20%) Scrum
9 9 (9.18%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (9.18%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity
12 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (5.10%) Kernel Tuning
12 5 (5.10%) Low Latency
12 5 (5.10%) Release Management
12 5 (5.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.94%) Perl
1 46 (46.94%) Python
2 25 (25.51%) Ruby
2 25 (25.51%) SQL
3 24 (24.49%) Bash Shell
3 24 (24.49%) PowerShell
4 17 (17.35%) PHP
5 11 (11.22%) Java
6 5 (5.10%) Bourne shell
6 5 (5.10%) C-shell
6 5 (5.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) RHCE
3 2 (2.04%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) GCP
1 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) Docker
2 14 (14.29%) PowerHA
3 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.08%) iptables
5 4 (4.08%) LXC
6 3 (3.06%) Ceph
6 3 (3.06%) KVM
6 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.04%) NFS
7 2 (2.04%) Xen
8 1 (1.02%) Corosync
8 1 (1.02%) Firmware
8 1 (1.02%) GPFS
8 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.02%) Varnish
8 1 (1.02%) vCloud
8 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 85 (86.73%) Puppet
2 81 (82.65%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (69.39%) Ansible
4 27 (27.55%) Nagios
5 18 (18.37%) ZABBIX
6 11 (11.22%) Salt
7 9 (9.18%) logstash
8 8 (8.16%) Galera Cluster
9 6 (6.12%) HAProxy
10 5 (5.10%) Cobbler
11 4 (4.08%) Cacti
12 2 (2.04%) Munin
13 1 (1.02%) EMC VPLEX
13 1 (1.02%) Ganeti
13 1 (1.02%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (1.02%) Kibana
13 1 (1.02%) Linux-HA
13 1 (1.02%) Mesos
13 1 (1.02%) Pacemaker
13 1 (1.02%) StatsD
Vendors
1 42 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 26 (26.53%) New Relic
3 19 (19.39%) RedGate
4 16 (16.33%) Dell
5 15 (15.31%) HP
6 14 (14.29%) Veritas
6 14 (14.29%) VMware
7 7 (7.14%) F5
8 6 (6.12%) Riverbed
8 6 (6.12%) TIBCO
9 5 (5.10%) Bloomberg
9 5 (5.10%) CQG
9 5 (5.10%) EccoWare
9 5 (5.10%) Fidessa
9 5 (5.10%) GL TRADE
9 5 (5.10%) ION Trading
9 5 (5.10%) NYFIX
9 5 (5.10%) Patsystems
9 5 (5.10%) Reuters
9 5 (5.10%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago