Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CFEngine
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1152 1085 1133
Rank change year-on-year -67 +48 +67
Permanent jobs citing CFEngine 34 104 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.060% 0.069%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.19% 0.68% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 90 109
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £53,500 £43,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,625 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +29.41% +6.25%

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 17,528 15,226 17,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.08% 8.80% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13,797 12,318 14,167
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram 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 23 June 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 -57 34 £62,500 +4.17% 10
London -41 22 £65,000 - 3
UK excluding London -31 12 £62,500 +13.64% 7
South East +7 6 £62,500 +2.04% 3
North of England +5 4 £47,500 -13.64% 3
North West -1 4 £47,500 -15.56% 3
Midlands 0 2 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 33 (97.06%) Puppet
1 33 (97.06%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) Python
4 23 (67.65%) Configuration Management
5 21 (61.76%) Perl
6 20 (58.82%) DevOps
7 19 (55.88%) Bash Shell
8 17 (50.00%) MongoDB
8 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (44.12%) Banking
9 15 (44.12%) Finance
10 13 (38.24%) Windows
10 13 (38.24%) TeamCity
10 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (38.24%) Ansible
10 13 (38.24%) Public Cloud
11 12 (35.29%) SaaS
12 11 (32.35%) Degree
12 11 (32.35%) Unix
12 11 (32.35%) Java
13 10 (29.41%) Financial Institution
13 10 (29.41%) Risk Management
13 10 (29.41%) Internet
13 10 (29.41%) Investment Banking
13 10 (29.41%) Investment Management
13 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (29.41%) Low Latency
13 10 (29.41%) Salt
13 10 (29.41%) Big Data

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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) JBoss
3 3 (8.82%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) SaaS
2 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.59%) IaaS
3 7 (20.59%) PaaS
4 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Internet
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (29.41%) Big Data
3 9 (26.47%) MySQL
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 5 (14.71%) DB2
5 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (14.71%) RavenDB
6 3 (8.82%) Couchbase
7 2 (5.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) TeamCity
2 8 (23.53%) CircleCI
2 8 (23.53%) Codeship
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (14.71%) MSBuild
3 5 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (14.71%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.94%) Emacs
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (44.12%) Banking
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Financial Institution
2 10 (29.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Automation Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Cloud Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) DBA
5 5 (14.71%) Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Python Developer
5 5 (14.71%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) LAMP
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) REST
3 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Public Cloud
2 10 (29.41%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (20.59%) Clustering
4 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Windows
3 11 (32.35%) Unix
4 8 (23.53%) CentOS
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Configuration Management
2 20 (58.82%) DevOps
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (29.41%) Innovative Thinking
5 10 (29.41%) Investment Management
5 10 (29.41%) Low Latency
5 10 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (29.41%) Risk Management
5 10 (29.41%) Strategic Thinking
6 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (17.65%) Open Source
7 6 (17.65%) Task Automation
8 5 (14.71%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (14.71%) Microservices
8 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
8 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 5 (14.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) Software Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Python
2 21 (61.76%) Perl
3 19 (55.88%) Bash Shell
4 11 (32.35%) Java
5 9 (26.47%) Ruby
5 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) C
6 5 (14.71%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) RHCA
2 1 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) GCP
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) VirtualBox
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (97.06%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (97.06%) Puppet
2 13 (38.24%) Ansible
3 10 (29.41%) Salt
4 9 (26.47%) Nagios
5 5 (14.71%) Cacti
5 5 (14.71%) Icinga
5 5 (14.71%) logstash
5 5 (14.71%) Mesos
5 5 (14.71%) Netcool
6 3 (8.82%) Kubernetes
6 3 (8.82%) Rancher
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
1 8 (23.53%) New Relic
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.65%) Splunk
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) RedGate
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.88%) Sun