Period
to 19 April 2018

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 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CFEngine
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1170 1075 1116
Rank change year-on-year -95 +41 +78
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 25 106 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.062% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.70% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 87 149
UK median annual salary £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% - +18.18%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +2.38% +20.00% +9.38%

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,433 15,087 17,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.83% 8.77% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13,854 12,215 13,997
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £84,925 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

CFEngine
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CFEngine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Top 6 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 6 months to 19 April 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 -64 25 £63,750 -1.92% 3
London -35 15 £75,000 +11.11% 2
UK excluding London -56 10 £53,750 +2.38% 1
South East -29 8 £53,750 -12.24%
North of England -13 2 - - 1
North West -30 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing CFEngine 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 CFEngine.

1 25 (100.00%) Puppet
1 25 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (84.00%) Configuration Management
3 20 (80.00%) DevOps
4 17 (68.00%) Ansible
5 15 (60.00%) MongoDB
5 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (56.00%) TeamCity
6 14 (56.00%) Finance
6 14 (56.00%) Clustering
6 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (56.00%) Banking
7 12 (48.00%) Scrum
7 12 (48.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (48.00%) Linux
7 12 (48.00%) SQL
7 12 (48.00%) .NET
7 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (48.00%) IIS
7 12 (48.00%) Windows
7 12 (48.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
7 12 (48.00%) RedGate
7 12 (48.00%) RavenDB
7 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (48.00%) New Relic
7 12 (48.00%) MSBuild
7 12 (48.00%) Software Delivery

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 12 (48.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
2 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (8.00%) IaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (8.00%) OpenShift
4 2 (8.00%) PaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (48.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (48.00%) RavenDB
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) TeamCity
2 12 (48.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (48.00%) MSBuild
2 12 (48.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (48.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.00%) CircleCI
4 2 (8.00%) Codeship
General
1 14 (56.00%) Banking
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Administrator
2 12 (48.00%) DBA
2 12 (48.00%) SQL DBA
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (28.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (28.00%) CentOS
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Configuration Management
2 20 (80.00%) DevOps
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (48.00%) Scrum
5 12 (48.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.00%) Cloud Operations
7 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Open Source
8 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.00%) Product Management
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Perl
3 10 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.00%) C
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) Ruby
7 2 (8.00%) Korn
7 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
1 2 (8.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 25 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (100.00%) Puppet
2 17 (68.00%) Ansible
3 7 (28.00%) Nagios
4 5 (20.00%) Cacti
4 5 (20.00%) Icinga
4 5 (20.00%) logstash
4 5 (20.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) New Relic
1 12 (48.00%) RedGate
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (24.00%) Splunk
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Google
6 2 (8.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas