Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cobbler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cobbler over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cobbler
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1065 1053 1105
Rank change year-on-year -12 +52 +112
Permanent jobs citing Cobbler 117 131 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.074% 0.093%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 0.83% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 102 118 178
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £51,025 £36,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +41.18% -15.00%

Cobbler 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 17,917 15,824 17,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.19% 8.91% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14,141 12,759 14,490
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 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Cobbler
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cobbler in the UK

Cobbler
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cobbler.

Salary trend for Cobbler in the UK

Cobbler
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cobbler over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cobbler in the UK

Cobbler
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cobbler within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 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
UK excluding London -7 99 £56,250 -6.25% 12
England -15 97 £57,500 -4.17% 13
North of England -4 62 £57,500 -4.17% 9
Yorkshire +20 47 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Scotland - 20 £45,000 - 2
London +9 16 £62,500 -16.67% 3
Midlands +27 10 £42,500 -26.09%
East Midlands +8 10 £42,500 -26.09%
North East - 9 £50,000 - 1
South West +2 6 £42,500 -29.17% 1
North West -10 6 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South East -5 1 £70,000 +16.67%

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Cobbler 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 Cobbler.

1 116 (99.15%) Puppet
2 102 (87.18%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (79.49%) Deployment Automation
4 92 (78.63%) Bash Shell
5 86 (73.50%) Python
6 85 (72.65%) Linux
7 83 (70.94%) Ruby
7 83 (70.94%) DevOps
8 69 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (53.85%) Configuration Management
10 59 (50.43%) Amazon AWS
11 56 (47.86%) Ansible
12 55 (47.01%) MongoDB
12 55 (47.01%) Shell Script
13 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
14 51 (43.59%) Java
14 51 (43.59%) Unix
14 51 (43.59%) RUP
14 51 (43.59%) DSDM
14 51 (43.59%) Scrum
15 49 (41.88%) Docker
16 44 (37.61%) Oracle
17 43 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (36.75%) NoSQL
18 40 (34.19%) Tivoli
19 37 (31.62%) SQL
20 36 (30.77%) Redis
21 34 (29.06%) JBoss
22 33 (28.21%) Spring
22 33 (28.21%) CloudStack

Cobbler
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 34 (29.06%) JBoss
2 33 (28.21%) CloudStack
3 32 (27.35%) OpenStack
3 32 (27.35%) WebLogic
4 28 (23.93%) Tomcat
5 26 (22.22%) Jetty
6 19 (16.24%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (13.68%) Apache Solr
8 13 (11.11%) WebSphere
9 6 (5.13%) nginx
10 5 (4.27%) Apache
11 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.85%) CMS
12 1 (0.85%) Tornado
12 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 59 (50.43%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (13.68%) SaaS
4 14 (11.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.13%) Loggly
5 6 (5.13%) Sumo Logic
6 4 (3.42%) Datadog
7 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) DNS
1 18 (15.38%) Internet
1 18 (15.38%) SSL
2 5 (4.27%) AMQP
2 5 (4.27%) LAN
2 5 (4.27%) NAS
2 5 (4.27%) Network Security
2 5 (4.27%) SAN
2 5 (4.27%) WAN
3 3 (2.56%) Firewall
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.71%) DHCP
4 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.71%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (47.01%) MongoDB
2 43 (36.75%) NoSQL
3 36 (30.77%) Redis
4 27 (23.08%) Couchbase
4 27 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 27 (23.08%) Riak
5 26 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (12.82%) MySQL
7 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (23.08%) Vagrant
2 26 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 26 (22.22%) FitNesse
2 26 (22.22%) Selenium
3 15 (12.82%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.13%) CA Release Automation
6 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.56%) GitLab
6 3 (2.56%) GoCD
7 2 (1.71%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.85%) Gatling
8 1 (0.85%) JMeter
8 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
8 1 (0.85%) The Grinder
General
1 20 (17.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Games
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Billing
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (49.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (35.04%) Platform Engineer
3 34 (29.06%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (27.35%) AWS Engineer
5 30 (25.64%) AWS DevOps
5 30 (25.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 27 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 22 (18.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 15 (12.82%) Developer
8 15 (12.82%) Java Developer
9 13 (11.11%) Java Engineer
10 9 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 8 (6.84%) Administrator
11 8 (6.84%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (6.84%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (6.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (6.84%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (5.98%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.21%) Spring
2 27 (23.08%) Hibernate
2 27 (23.08%) HTML
2 27 (23.08%) HTML5
3 18 (15.38%) JPA
4 14 (11.97%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (7.69%) Kafka
5 9 (7.69%) Node.js
6 7 (5.98%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (5.13%) Spring Boot
7 6 (5.13%) Web Services
8 5 (4.27%) JMS
8 5 (4.27%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (2.56%) .NET
9 3 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (2.56%) LDAP
9 3 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (1.71%) Middleware
10 2 (1.71%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.42%) Social Media
3 3 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.56%) Online Games
3 3 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 85 (72.65%) Linux
2 51 (43.59%) Unix
3 7 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.13%) Solaris
4 6 (5.13%) Windows
5 5 (4.27%) AIX
5 5 (4.27%) Debian
5 5 (4.27%) HPUX
6 3 (2.56%) CentOS
7 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (79.49%) Deployment Automation
2 83 (70.94%) DevOps
3 69 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (53.85%) Configuration Management
5 51 (43.59%) DSDM
5 51 (43.59%) RUP
5 51 (43.59%) Scrum
6 43 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (24.79%) TDD
8 27 (23.08%) Multithreading
9 22 (18.80%) Open Source
10 21 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (17.95%) Test Automation
11 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
12 18 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
12 18 (15.38%) Integration Testing
13 17 (14.53%) BDD
13 17 (14.53%) Kanban
14 16 (13.68%) Benchmarking
14 16 (13.68%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (78.63%) Bash Shell
2 86 (73.50%) Python
3 83 (70.94%) Ruby
4 55 (47.01%) Shell Script
5 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 51 (43.59%) Java
7 37 (31.62%) SQL
8 12 (10.26%) Go
9 11 (9.40%) PHP
10 7 (5.98%) Perl
10 7 (5.98%) Scala
11 6 (5.13%) C++
12 3 (2.56%) Java 8
12 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.71%) C#
13 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.85%) Erlang
14 1 (0.85%) F#
14 1 (0.85%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) AWS Certification
2 3 (2.56%) Degree
3 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.71%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) GCP
System Software
1 49 (41.88%) Docker
2 32 (27.35%) vSphere
3 18 (15.38%) Xen
3 18 (15.38%) XenServer
4 17 (14.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.71%) KVM
7 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.85%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.85%) Postfix
7 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 116 (99.15%) Puppet
2 102 (87.18%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (47.86%) Ansible
4 40 (34.19%) Tivoli
5 18 (15.38%) Terraform
6 13 (11.11%) Nagios
6 13 (11.11%) Prometheus
7 8 (6.84%) ZABBIX
8 7 (5.98%) Grafana
9 6 (5.13%) Icinga
9 6 (5.13%) Rancher
10 5 (4.27%) HAProxy
10 5 (4.27%) Kubernetes
11 4 (3.42%) logstash
12 3 (2.56%) Graylog
12 3 (2.56%) Juju
12 3 (2.56%) Kibana
13 2 (1.71%) Consul
14 1 (0.85%) Galera Cluster
14 1 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 44 (37.61%) Oracle
2 33 (28.21%) EnterpriseDB
3 18 (15.38%) VMware
4 13 (11.11%) Google
5 10 (8.55%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.55%) Splunk
6 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.13%) New Relic
7 6 (5.13%) Rackspace
8 5 (4.27%) HP
8 5 (4.27%) IBM
8 5 (4.27%) SaltStack
8 5 (4.27%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.56%) Cisco
9 3 (2.56%) Informatica
10 2 (1.71%) Dell
10 2 (1.71%) F5
11 1 (0.85%) CyberArk
11 1 (0.85%) NetApp