Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cobbler
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1063 1071 1087
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 +164
Permanent jobs citing Cobbler 110 135 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.076% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 0.85% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 94 116 165
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +41.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £50,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,875 £78,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +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 17,554 15,828 17,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.48% 8.92% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14,000 12,861 14,114
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,738 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 99 £57,500 -4.17% 3
UK excluding London +13 97 £57,500 -4.17% 3
North of England +41 70 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Yorkshire +27 45 £57,500 -4.17% 1
North East - 13 £50,000 -
North West -6 12 £55,000 -8.33% 2
London +32 11 £82,500 +10.00%
Scotland +6 11 £45,000 -
Midlands +25 9 £42,500 -29.17%
East Midlands +11 9 £42,500 -29.17%
South West +1 6 £42,500 -29.17%
South East +5 1 £70,000 -6.67%

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 109 (99.09%) Puppet
2 97 (88.18%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (81.82%) Bash Shell
4 88 (80.00%) DevOps
4 88 (80.00%) Deployment Automation
4 88 (80.00%) Linux
5 78 (70.91%) Python
6 74 (67.27%) Ruby
7 71 (64.55%) Configuration Management
7 71 (64.55%) Amazon AWS
8 63 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (55.45%) Shell Script
10 51 (46.36%) MongoDB
11 49 (44.55%) Unix
12 48 (43.64%) Java
12 48 (43.64%) JavaScript
13 45 (40.91%) Scrum
14 44 (40.00%) RUP
14 44 (40.00%) DSDM
14 44 (40.00%) Ansible
15 43 (39.09%) Oracle
16 41 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (35.45%) Docker
17 39 (35.45%) NoSQL
18 38 (34.55%) Tivoli
19 37 (33.64%) SQL
20 34 (30.91%) Apache Cassandra
20 34 (30.91%) vSphere
20 34 (30.91%) CloudStack
21 33 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 (30.91%) CloudStack
2 32 (29.09%) OpenStack
3 26 (23.64%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (21.82%) Apache Solr
5 23 (20.91%) JBoss
6 21 (19.09%) WebLogic
7 17 (15.45%) Tomcat
8 15 (13.64%) Jetty
9 12 (10.91%) WebSphere
10 5 (4.55%) Apache
10 5 (4.55%) nginx
11 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.91%) CMS
12 1 (0.91%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 71 (64.55%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (21.82%) SaaS
4 13 (11.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.45%) Loggly
5 6 (5.45%) Sumo Logic
6 4 (3.64%) Datadog
7 1 (0.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.64%) DNS
1 26 (23.64%) Internet
1 26 (23.64%) SSL
2 4 (3.64%) AMQP
2 4 (3.64%) Firewall
2 4 (3.64%) LAN
2 4 (3.64%) NAS
2 4 (3.64%) Network Security
2 4 (3.64%) SAN
2 4 (3.64%) WAN
3 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.82%) DHCP
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.82%) VPN
4 1 (0.91%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.91%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (46.36%) MongoDB
2 39 (35.45%) NoSQL
3 34 (30.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (21.82%) Redis
5 15 (13.64%) Couchbase
5 15 (13.64%) Hadoop
5 15 (13.64%) Riak
6 14 (12.73%) MySQL
7 6 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 15 (13.64%) Vagrant
2 14 (12.73%) Cucumber
2 14 (12.73%) FitNesse
2 14 (12.73%) Selenium
3 13 (11.82%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.45%) CA Release Automation
5 3 (2.73%) GitLab
5 3 (2.73%) GoCD
6 2 (1.82%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.91%) Hudson
General
1 18 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Games
3 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (56.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (40.91%) Linux Engineer
3 44 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
4 42 (38.18%) Platform Engineer
5 39 (35.45%) AWS DevOps
5 39 (35.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 36 (32.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 32 (29.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 15 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
8 15 (13.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 13 (11.82%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (11.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (8.18%) Java Engineer
11 8 (7.27%) Lead DevOps
12 7 (6.36%) Administrator
12 7 (6.36%) Developer
12 7 (6.36%) Java Developer
12 7 (6.36%) Linux Administrator
12 7 (6.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.09%) Spring
2 15 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 15 (13.64%) HTML
2 15 (13.64%) HTML5
3 13 (11.82%) JPA
3 13 (11.82%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (7.27%) Kafka
4 8 (7.27%) Node.js
5 6 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (5.45%) Spring Boot
5 6 (5.45%) Web Services
5 6 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (3.64%) .NET
6 4 (3.64%) JMS
6 4 (3.64%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (2.73%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (2.73%) LDAP
7 3 (2.73%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.82%) Middleware
8 2 (1.82%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.36%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.64%) Social Media
3 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.73%) Online Games
3 3 (2.73%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 88 (80.00%) Linux
2 49 (44.55%) Unix
3 8 (7.27%) Windows
4 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.55%) Solaris
5 4 (3.64%) AIX
5 4 (3.64%) Debian
5 4 (3.64%) HPUX
6 3 (2.73%) CentOS
7 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (80.00%) Deployment Automation
1 88 (80.00%) DevOps
2 71 (64.55%) Configuration Management
3 63 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (40.91%) Scrum
5 44 (40.00%) DSDM
5 44 (40.00%) RUP
6 41 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (21.82%) Benchmarking
7 24 (21.82%) Load Testing
8 20 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (17.27%) Open Source
10 17 (15.45%) TDD
11 15 (13.64%) Multithreading
11 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 15 (13.64%) Test Automation
12 13 (11.82%) Concurrent Programming
13 12 (10.91%) BDD
13 12 (10.91%) Integration Testing
13 12 (10.91%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 90 (81.82%) Bash Shell
2 78 (70.91%) Python
3 74 (67.27%) Ruby
4 61 (55.45%) Shell Script
5 48 (43.64%) Java
5 48 (43.64%) JavaScript
6 37 (33.64%) SQL
7 13 (11.82%) Go
8 11 (10.00%) PHP
9 7 (6.36%) Perl
10 6 (5.45%) C++
10 6 (5.45%) Scala
11 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.73%) Java 8
13 2 (1.82%) C#
13 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (23.64%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.82%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) GCP
System Software
1 39 (35.45%) Docker
2 34 (30.91%) vSphere
3 24 (21.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 19 (17.27%) Xen
4 19 (17.27%) XenServer
5 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.82%) KVM
7 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.91%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.91%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 109 (99.09%) Puppet
2 97 (88.18%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (40.00%) Ansible
4 38 (34.55%) Tivoli
5 18 (16.36%) Terraform
6 13 (11.82%) Nagios
6 13 (11.82%) Prometheus
7 8 (7.27%) ZABBIX
8 7 (6.36%) Grafana
9 6 (5.45%) Icinga
9 6 (5.45%) Rancher
10 5 (4.55%) Kubernetes
11 4 (3.64%) HAProxy
12 3 (2.73%) Graylog
12 3 (2.73%) Juju
12 3 (2.73%) Kibana
12 3 (2.73%) logstash
13 2 (1.82%) Consul
14 1 (0.91%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Oracle
2 32 (29.09%) EnterpriseDB
3 22 (20.00%) VMware
4 12 (10.91%) Google
5 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.45%) New Relic
6 6 (5.45%) Rackspace
6 6 (5.45%) Splunk
7 5 (4.55%) SaltStack
8 4 (3.64%) HP
8 4 (3.64%) IBM
8 4 (3.64%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco
9 3 (2.73%) Informatica
10 2 (1.82%) Dell
10 2 (1.82%) F5
11 1 (0.91%) NetApp