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

CFEngine
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 857 915
Rank change year-on-year +43 +58  
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 43 68 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.069% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.59% 0.81% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 52
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £43,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.58% +6.66%  

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 7338 8369 8289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.62% 8.52% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5862 6805 6560
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.55%  

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 May 2017.

Salary histogram for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Top 15 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 May 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 +47 43 £65,000 -7.14% 1
London +44 32 £65,000 -7.14% 1
City of London - 8 £65,000 -
South East +61 4 £65,000 -16.12%
North West -22 4 £57,500 -
Manchester -23 4 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £65,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +13 2 £50,000 +2.56%
Leeds +8 2 £50,000 +2.56%
Yorkshire -6 2 £50,000 +11.11%
South West +14 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Somerset -5 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Bath -15 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Havant - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 91 (90.10%) Puppet
2 86 (85.15%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (68.32%) Linux
4 64 (63.37%) Ansible
5 59 (58.42%) Configuration Management
6 51 (50.50%) DevOps
7 49 (48.51%) Python
8 47 (46.53%) Perl
9 42 (41.58%) Red Hat
10 39 (38.61%) Finance
11 37 (36.63%) Unix
12 32 (31.68%) Windows
13 31 (30.69%) Nagios
13 31 (30.69%) Clustering
13 31 (30.69%) CentOS
14 29 (28.71%) Performance Tuning
15 28 (27.72%) Bash Shell
15 28 (27.72%) VMware
16 27 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (25.74%) Ruby
18 24 (23.76%) MySQL
18 24 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (23.76%) Git (software)
18 24 (23.76%) TeamCity
19 23 (22.77%) Banking
19 23 (22.77%) Windows Server
20 22 (21.78%) SQL
20 22 (21.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 21 (20.79%) ZABBIX
21 21 (20.79%) Open Source

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 19 (18.81%) IIS
1 19 (18.81%) nginx
2 14 (13.86%) OpenStack
3 12 (11.88%) Apache
4 9 (8.91%) Apache Solr
5 8 (7.92%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (5.94%) Jetty
6 6 (5.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) OpenShift
3 7 (6.93%) Datadog
4 5 (4.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.99%) Catchpoint
5 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.99%) G Suite
5 1 (0.99%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.99%) Google Container Engine
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) TCP/IP
2 16 (15.84%) DNS
3 14 (13.86%) SAN
4 12 (11.88%) Internet
5 11 (10.89%) Firewall
6 10 (9.90%) HTTP
6 10 (9.90%) SSH
7 8 (7.92%) SNMP
8 7 (6.93%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (6.93%) iSCSI
9 6 (5.94%) SMTP
10 5 (4.95%) LDAP
11 4 (3.96%) Asterisk PBX
11 4 (3.96%) FTP
11 4 (3.96%) HTTPS
11 4 (3.96%) NetScaler
11 4 (3.96%) VoIP
12 1 (0.99%) DHCP
12 1 (0.99%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.76%) MySQL
2 16 (15.84%) NoSQL
3 15 (14.85%) MongoDB
3 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (13.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (13.86%) RavenDB
5 10 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.98%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.98%) Redis
8 2 (1.98%) Riak
9 1 (0.99%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 24 (23.76%) Git (software)
1 24 (23.76%) TeamCity
2 16 (15.84%) Travis CI
3 15 (14.85%) Jenkins
4 14 (13.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (13.86%) MSBuild
4 14 (13.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.94%) Subversion
6 2 (1.98%) GitLab
General
1 39 (38.61%) Finance
2 23 (22.77%) Banking
3 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) Games
6 2 (1.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Administrator
2 27 (26.73%) Systems Administrator
3 24 (23.76%) Linux Administrator
3 24 (23.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 17 (16.83%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (13.86%) DBA
5 14 (13.86%) SQL DBA
6 12 (11.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.88%) Head of Infrastructure
6 12 (11.88%) Unix Engineer
7 11 (10.89%) Automation Engineer
7 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (9.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 10 (9.90%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) Head of DevOps
9 7 (6.93%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) DevOps Administrator
10 6 (5.94%) Head of Operations
10 6 (5.94%) Splunk Administrator
11 5 (4.95%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.85%) .NET
2 12 (11.88%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (10.89%) LAMP
4 6 (5.94%) HornetQ
4 6 (5.94%) JMX
4 6 (5.94%) MCollective
5 4 (3.96%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.99%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.99%) Kafka
6 1 (0.99%) Middleware
6 1 (0.99%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) Clustering
2 15 (14.85%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.90%) Hedge funds
4 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.94%) Eurex
4 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.95%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.99%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.99%) EMC VNXe
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (68.32%) Linux
2 37 (36.63%) Unix
3 32 (31.68%) Windows
4 31 (30.69%) CentOS
5 23 (22.77%) Windows Server
6 22 (21.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (14.85%) Debian
8 8 (7.92%) Ubuntu
9 6 (5.94%) AIX
9 6 (5.94%) Solaris
9 6 (5.94%) SUSE
10 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (58.42%) Configuration Management
2 51 (50.50%) DevOps
3 29 (28.71%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (20.79%) Open Source
6 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.83%) High Availability
8 10 (9.90%) Load Balancing
9 9 (8.91%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (7.92%) Business Continuity
10 8 (7.92%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.92%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (6.93%) Information Security
12 6 (5.94%) Change Control
12 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 6 (5.94%) Kernel Tuning
12 6 (5.94%) Low Latency
12 6 (5.94%) Scrum
12 6 (5.94%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) Python
2 47 (46.53%) Perl
3 28 (27.72%) Bash Shell
4 26 (25.74%) Ruby
5 22 (21.78%) SQL
6 19 (18.81%) PowerShell
7 16 (15.84%) Java
8 15 (14.85%) PHP
9 6 (5.94%) Bourne shell
9 6 (5.94%) C-shell
9 6 (5.94%) Korn
9 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.99%) Degree
1 1 (0.99%) RHCE
1 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) GCP
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.88%) PowerHA
3 10 (9.90%) iptables
3 10 (9.90%) KVM
4 9 (8.91%) Docker
4 9 (8.91%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (8.91%) Xen
5 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
5 6 (5.94%) Snort
5 6 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.97%) Ceph
7 2 (1.98%) Corosync
7 2 (1.98%) NFS
8 1 (0.99%) Firmware
8 1 (0.99%) GPFS
8 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.99%) PowerDNS
8 1 (0.99%) Varnish
8 1 (0.99%) vCloud
8 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 91 (90.10%) Puppet
2 86 (85.15%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (63.37%) Ansible
4 31 (30.69%) Nagios
5 21 (20.79%) ZABBIX
6 10 (9.90%) Cacti
7 9 (8.91%) logstash
8 8 (7.92%) Galera Cluster
9 7 (6.93%) HAProxy
10 6 (5.94%) Cobbler
11 3 (2.97%) Munin
11 3 (2.97%) Salt
12 2 (1.98%) Ganeti
12 2 (1.98%) Linux-HA
12 2 (1.98%) Marathon
12 2 (1.98%) Mesos
12 2 (1.98%) Pacemaker
13 1 (0.99%) EMC VPLEX
13 1 (0.99%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (41.58%) Red Hat
2 28 (27.72%) VMware
3 21 (20.79%) New Relic
4 14 (13.86%) RedGate
5 12 (11.88%) Dell
5 12 (11.88%) HP
5 12 (11.88%) Veritas
6 7 (6.93%) Splunk
7 6 (5.94%) Bloomberg
7 6 (5.94%) CQG
7 6 (5.94%) EccoWare
7 6 (5.94%) Fidessa
7 6 (5.94%) GL TRADE
7 6 (5.94%) ION Trading
7 6 (5.94%) NYFIX
7 6 (5.94%) Patsystems
7 6 (5.94%) Reuters
8 5 (4.95%) Cisco
8 5 (4.95%) Juniper
9 4 (3.96%) TIBCO
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