Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CFEngine
UK
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 831 931 1085
Rank change year-on-year +100 +154 +93
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 44 7 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.007% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.052% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 44
10th Percentile " £40,284 "
25th Percentile £52,500 £42,126 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £51,518 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.47% -14.14% -7.69%
75th Percentile £72,500 £55,381 £70,000
90th Percentile " £62,066 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £51,518 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.47% -14.14% -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 14,458 13,434 17,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.41% 13.41% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11,172 10,665 13,798
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,952
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CFEngine over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for CFEngine in the UK

CFEngine
Top 9 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 9 May 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 +105 44 £60,000 +16.47% 7
UK excluding London +70 34 £60,000 +16.47% 2
South West - 21 £37,500 -
London - 10 £65,000 - 5
North of England - 7 £60,000 - 1
North West - 7 £60,000 - 1
Midlands - 6 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £60,000 - 1
Work from Home - 2 £37,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
1 44 (100.00%) Puppet
2 42 (95.45%) Docker
2 42 (95.45%) Kubernetes
3 40 (90.91%) PaaS
3 40 (90.91%) IaaS
3 40 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (90.91%) Python
3 40 (90.91%) Perl
3 40 (90.91%) Configuration Management
3 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (90.91%) SC Cleared
3 40 (90.91%) Security Cleared
4 23 (52.27%) AWS
4 23 (52.27%) Terraform
4 23 (52.27%) Infrastructure as Code
5 21 (47.73%) Public Cloud
5 21 (47.73%) DevOps
5 21 (47.73%) GitLab
5 21 (47.73%) Ansible
5 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
5 21 (47.73%) Bash Shell
5 21 (47.73%) SaaS
5 21 (47.73%) Load Balancing
5 21 (47.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (47.73%) Unix
6 19 (43.18%) Java
6 19 (43.18%) Web Services
6 19 (43.18%) Oracle
6 19 (43.18%) 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 19 (43.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 40 (90.91%) IaaS
1 40 (90.91%) PaaS
2 23 (52.27%) AWS
3 21 (47.73%) SaaS
4 5 (11.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.55%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 21 (47.73%) GitLab
1 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) AWS DevOps
1 21 (47.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 21 (47.73%) AWS Engineer
1 21 (47.73%) DevOps Engineer
1 21 (47.73%) Platform Engineer
2 19 (43.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 19 (43.18%) Security Engineer
3 2 (4.55%) Consultant
3 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (2.27%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) Elastic Stack
1 19 (43.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Public Cloud
2 19 (43.18%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (47.73%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (90.91%) Configuration Management
2 23 (52.27%) Infrastructure as Code
3 21 (47.73%) DevOps
3 21 (47.73%) Load Balancing
4 19 (43.18%) Analytics
4 19 (43.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 19 (43.18%) Microservices
4 19 (43.18%) SIEM
4 19 (43.18%) SOA
4 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) Perl
1 40 (90.91%) Python
2 21 (47.73%) Bash Shell
3 19 (43.18%) Go
3 19 (43.18%) Java
3 19 (43.18%) Ruby
3 19 (43.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (90.91%) SC Cleared
1 40 (90.91%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 42 (95.45%) Docker
2 19 (43.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 44 (100.00%) Puppet
2 42 (95.45%) Kubernetes
3 40 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (52.27%) Terraform
5 21 (47.73%) Ansible
6 19 (43.18%) Demisto
7 2 (4.55%) Nagios
7 2 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) ArcSight
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
1 19 (43.18%) ServiceNow
1 19 (43.18%) Splunk
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds