Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cobbler
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1086 1032 1198
Rank change year-on-year -54 +166 +36
Permanent jobs citing Cobbler 106 153 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.087% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 1.00% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 91 141 81
UK median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +26.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.60% +31.58% -5.00%

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 16,353 15,257 16,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.29% 8.69% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13,161 12,371 13,804
UK median annual salary £53,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.88% +3.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +4.88%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +1 104 £59,000 -5.60% 12
England -79 79 £60,000 - 10
North of England -13 58 £60,000 +4.35% 8
Yorkshire +12 38 £59,500 +3.48% 5
Scotland - 27 £45,000 - 1
North West -8 20 £60,000 -14.29% 3
South East -2 8 £75,000 +20.00%
East of England - 6 £39,000 -
East Midlands +12 4 £52,500 - 2
Midlands +5 4 £52,500 - 2
London -46 2 £55,000 -8.33%
South West -11 1 £47,500 -26.92%

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 105 (99.06%) Puppet
2 100 (94.34%) Python
3 97 (91.51%) Opscode Chef
4 94 (88.68%) Ruby
5 88 (83.02%) Bash Shell
6 81 (76.42%) Linux
7 74 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (62.26%) DevOps
9 65 (61.32%) Scrum
10 64 (60.38%) RUP
10 64 (60.38%) DSDM
11 62 (58.49%) Configuration Management
12 58 (54.72%) Unix
13 57 (53.77%) Shell Script
14 56 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (50.00%) Oracle
16 51 (48.11%) SQL
17 48 (45.28%) Tivoli
18 47 (44.34%) EnterpriseDB
19 44 (41.51%) Ansible
20 33 (31.13%) Finance
21 31 (29.25%) Open Source
22 30 (28.30%) Hadoop
22 30 (28.30%) WebLogic
23 29 (27.36%) JBoss
24 27 (25.47%) vSphere
24 27 (25.47%) OpenStack
25 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
25 26 (24.53%) CloudStack
25 26 (24.53%) MongoDB

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 30 (28.30%) WebLogic
2 29 (27.36%) JBoss
3 27 (25.47%) OpenStack
4 26 (24.53%) CloudStack
5 24 (22.64%) Tomcat
6 23 (21.70%) Jetty
6 23 (21.70%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) Apache
7 1 (0.94%) CMS
7 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.94%) IIS
7 1 (0.94%) nginx
7 1 (0.94%) Tornado
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.72%) Datadog
4 4 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.94%) Boomi
5 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.21%) AMQP
2 5 (4.72%) Firewall
2 5 (4.72%) Internet
2 5 (4.72%) WAN
3 4 (3.77%) LAN
3 4 (3.77%) NAS
3 4 (3.77%) Network Security
3 4 (3.77%) SAN
4 1 (0.94%) SMS
4 1 (0.94%) SNMP
4 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.30%) Hadoop
2 26 (24.53%) MongoDB
3 25 (23.58%) Couchbase
3 25 (23.58%) NoSQL
4 23 (21.70%) Redis
4 23 (21.70%) Riak
5 5 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.72%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.77%) MySQL
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (23.58%) Cucumber
1 25 (23.58%) FitNesse
1 25 (23.58%) Selenium
2 23 (21.70%) Vagrant
3 11 (10.38%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.38%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.94%) Gatling
6 1 (0.94%) JMeter
6 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.94%) MSI
6 1 (0.94%) NuGet
6 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.94%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.94%) WiX
General
1 33 (31.13%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (56.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (50.94%) Platform Engineer
3 22 (20.75%) Developer
4 18 (16.98%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (6.60%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (6.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.64%) Hibernate
1 24 (22.64%) Spring
2 23 (21.70%) HTML
2 23 (21.70%) HTML5
3 21 (19.81%) Kafka
4 16 (15.09%) JMS
4 16 (15.09%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (15.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (14.15%) JPA
6 14 (13.21%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (4.72%) Web Services
8 4 (3.77%) .NET
9 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.89%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (1.89%) Node.js
10 1 (0.94%) Flask
10 1 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.94%) OpenEmbedded
10 1 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.94%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.72%) Blog
2 5 (4.72%) Social Media
3 4 (3.77%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 81 (76.42%) Linux
2 58 (54.72%) Unix
3 13 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.72%) Windows
5 4 (3.77%) AIX
5 4 (3.77%) HPUX
5 4 (3.77%) Solaris
6 3 (2.83%) CentOS
6 3 (2.83%) Debian
7 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (62.26%) DevOps
3 65 (61.32%) Scrum
4 64 (60.38%) DSDM
4 64 (60.38%) RUP
5 62 (58.49%) Configuration Management
6 56 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (29.25%) Open Source
8 23 (21.70%) Multithreading
8 23 (21.70%) TDD
9 19 (17.92%) Presales
10 17 (16.04%) Test Automation
11 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
11 16 (15.09%) UML
12 15 (14.15%) Integration Testing
13 14 (13.21%) BDD
13 14 (13.21%) Concurrent Programming
13 14 (13.21%) Kanban
13 14 (13.21%) System Testing
14 8 (7.55%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 100 (94.34%) Python
2 94 (88.68%) Ruby
3 88 (83.02%) Bash Shell
4 57 (53.77%) Shell Script
5 51 (48.11%) SQL
6 24 (22.64%) JavaScript
7 20 (18.87%) Java
8 11 (10.38%) Perl
9 7 (6.60%) C
10 6 (5.66%) C++
11 2 (1.89%) Clojure
11 2 (1.89%) Erlang
11 2 (1.89%) F#
11 2 (1.89%) Haskell
11 2 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.89%) Scala
12 1 (0.94%) C#
12 1 (0.94%) Go
12 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Degree
2 6 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) QA
System Software
1 27 (25.47%) vSphere
2 23 (21.70%) Docker
3 19 (17.92%) Xen
3 19 (17.92%) XenServer
4 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.94%) iptables
5 1 (0.94%) RHEV
5 1 (0.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (99.06%) Puppet
2 97 (91.51%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (45.28%) Tivoli
4 44 (41.51%) Ansible
5 12 (11.32%) Terraform
6 5 (4.72%) Grafana
6 5 (4.72%) Nagios
6 5 (4.72%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.94%) logstash
7 1 (0.94%) yum
7 1 (0.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (50.00%) Oracle
2 47 (44.34%) EnterpriseDB
3 21 (19.81%) IBM
4 14 (13.21%) Red Hat
4 14 (13.21%) TIBCO
5 9 (8.49%) Google
6 8 (7.55%) Informatica
6 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.66%) VMware
8 5 (4.72%) Intel
8 5 (4.72%) NVIDIA
9 3 (2.83%) Splunk
10 2 (1.89%) HP
11 1 (0.94%) CyberArk
11 1 (0.94%) Dell
11 1 (0.94%) Wind River