Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CFEngine
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 792 1022 1087
Rank change year-on-year +230 +65 +79
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 27 2 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.002% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.013% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 36
Median annual salary £60,000 £46,604 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.74% -22.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £40,284 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £52,925 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £46,604 £60,000
% change year-on-year +28.74% -22.33% -4.00%

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 11,868 15,663 17,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.08% 12.76% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9,642 12,189 13,515
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

CFEngine
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CFEngine.

Salary trend for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Top 8 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 24 February 2021. 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 +236 27 £60,000 +28.74% 7
UK excluding London +182 22 £60,000 +28.74% 4
South West - 12 - -
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 1
London - 5 £65,000 - 3
Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 1
North West - 5 £60,000 - 1
North of England - 5 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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 27 (100.00%) Perl
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
1 27 (100.00%) Python
1 27 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 27 (100.00%) PaaS
1 27 (100.00%) Puppet
1 27 (100.00%) IaaS
1 27 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (100.00%) Docker
1 27 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 15 (55.56%) Public Cloud
2 15 (55.56%) Infrastructure as Code
2 15 (55.56%) Terraform
2 15 (55.56%) Ansible
2 15 (55.56%) DevOps
2 15 (55.56%) GitLab
2 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 15 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 15 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (55.56%) AWS
2 15 (55.56%) SaaS
2 15 (55.56%) Unix
3 12 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle
3 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 12 (44.44%) SOA

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 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 27 (100.00%) IaaS
1 27 (100.00%) PaaS
2 15 (55.56%) AWS
2 15 (55.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Internet
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 15 (55.56%) GitLab
1 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) AWS DevOps
1 15 (55.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) AWS Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) Platform Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Elastic Stack
1 12 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Public Cloud
2 12 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 15 (55.56%) DevOps
2 15 (55.56%) Infrastructure as Code
2 15 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 12 (44.44%) Analytics
3 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (44.44%) Microservices
3 12 (44.44%) SIEM
3 12 (44.44%) SOA
3 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Perl
1 27 (100.00%) Python
2 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 12 (44.44%) Go
3 12 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) Ruby
3 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Docker
2 12 (44.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 27 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (100.00%) Puppet
2 15 (55.56%) Ansible
2 15 (55.56%) Terraform
3 12 (44.44%) Demisto
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) ArcSight
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
1 12 (44.44%) ServiceNow
1 12 (44.44%) Splunk