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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cobbler
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 861 916
Rank change year-on-year +74 +55  
Permanent jobs citing Cobbler 71 93 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.089% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 1.11% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 61 87 47
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.36% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +47.36% -5.00%  

Cobbler is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7017 8404 8048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.23% 8.08% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 6774 6405
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Cobbler
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cobbler as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cobbler in the UK

Cobbler
Top 19 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +83 71 £70,000 +47.36% 7
Yorkshire +28 30 £70,000 +47.36% 3
West Yorkshire +14 20 £70,000 +47.36% 3
Leeds +9 20 £70,000 +47.36% 3
North West -19 16 £70,000 +60.00% 2
Manchester -29 16 £70,000 +60.00% 2
London +67 12 £67,500 +10.20%
South Yorkshire - 12 £57,500 -
Sheffield - 12 £57,500 -
South East +52 9 £67,500 -25.00% 2
Berkshire - 8 £61,250 -
Slough - 8 £61,250 -
South West +26 3 £60,000 -14.28%
Bristol +2 3 £60,000 -14.28%
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £90,000 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £55,000 -
Woking - 1 £90,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -

Cobbler
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cobbler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cobbler.

1 145 (97.97%) Linux
1 145 (97.97%) Puppet
2 121 (81.76%) Opscode Chef
3 120 (81.08%) Unix
4 108 (72.97%) Python
5 107 (72.30%) Ruby
6 104 (70.27%) DevOps
7 101 (68.24%) Xen
8 99 (66.89%) Bash Shell
9 96 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (64.86%) Tivoli
10 94 (63.51%) Configuration Management
11 90 (60.81%) Shell Script
12 89 (60.14%) Scrum
12 89 (60.14%) RUP
12 89 (60.14%) DSDM
12 89 (60.14%) Oracle
13 88 (59.46%) SQL
14 85 (57.43%) OpenStack
14 85 (57.43%) CloudStack
14 85 (57.43%) vSphere
14 85 (57.43%) XenServer
15 83 (56.08%) EnterpriseDB
16 62 (41.89%) Red Hat
17 48 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 43 (29.05%) Amazon AWS
19 41 (27.70%) Ansible
20 39 (26.35%) Microsoft
21 37 (25.00%) Jenkins

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 85 (57.43%) CloudStack
1 85 (57.43%) OpenStack
2 23 (15.54%) JBoss
3 20 (13.51%) WebLogic
3 20 (13.51%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.08%) Apache
4 9 (6.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (5.41%) nginx
6 3 (2.03%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 43 (29.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.03%) Office 365
3 3 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.89%) Firewall
2 13 (8.78%) SAN
3 12 (8.11%) NAS
4 8 (5.41%) Internet
5 6 (4.05%) LAN
6 5 (3.38%) HTTP
6 5 (3.38%) SMTP
6 5 (3.38%) SNMP
6 5 (3.38%) SSH
6 5 (3.38%) WAN
7 3 (2.03%) DHCP
7 3 (2.03%) DNS
7 3 (2.03%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.46%) MySQL
2 7 (4.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 33 (22.30%) TeamCity
3 25 (16.89%) Git (software)
4 24 (16.22%) Subversion
5 3 (2.03%) JIRA
General
1 16 (10.81%) Banking
2 8 (5.41%) Finance
3 6 (4.05%) Billing
3 6 (4.05%) Retail
4 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (58.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (39.86%) Platform Engineer
3 24 (16.22%) Administrator
4 22 (14.86%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (14.19%) Linux Administrator
6 20 (13.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 19 (12.84%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (9.46%) Unix Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (6.76%) AWS Engineer
10 10 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
13 7 (4.73%) Systems Manager
14 4 (2.70%) Architect
14 4 (2.70%) Systems Architect
15 3 (2.03%) Consultant
15 3 (2.03%) Server Support
15 3 (2.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.51%) .NET
2 10 (6.76%) LAMP
3 7 (4.73%) Kafka
4 5 (3.38%) MCollective
5 3 (2.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.03%) Clustering
4 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 145 (97.97%) Linux
2 120 (81.08%) Unix
3 48 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (15.54%) Windows
5 16 (10.81%) CentOS
6 9 (6.08%) Debian
6 9 (6.08%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.38%) Solaris
8 3 (2.03%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.03%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (70.27%) DevOps
2 96 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
3 94 (63.51%) Configuration Management
4 89 (60.14%) DSDM
4 89 (60.14%) RUP
4 89 (60.14%) Scrum
5 28 (18.92%) OWASP
6 25 (16.89%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (15.54%) ITIL
7 23 (15.54%) Open Source
8 21 (14.19%) Auto-Scaling
8 21 (14.19%) Mentoring
9 13 (8.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (6.08%) Build Automation
11 8 (5.41%) Presales
12 7 (4.73%) High Availability
12 7 (4.73%) Quantitative Investing
13 5 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (3.38%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 108 (72.97%) Python
2 107 (72.30%) Ruby
3 99 (66.89%) Bash Shell
4 90 (60.81%) Shell Script
5 88 (59.46%) SQL
6 14 (9.46%) Perl
7 6 (4.05%) PHP
8 5 (3.38%) Java
9 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (68.24%) Xen
2 85 (57.43%) vSphere
2 85 (57.43%) XenServer
3 13 (8.78%) KVM
4 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.41%) Varnish
6 7 (4.73%) Docker
7 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 145 (97.97%) Puppet
2 121 (81.76%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (64.86%) Tivoli
4 41 (27.70%) Ansible
5 33 (22.30%) Terraform
6 20 (13.51%) Nagios
7 17 (11.49%) yum
8 15 (10.14%) ITRS Geneos
9 9 (6.08%) Salt
10 7 (4.73%) Icinga
10 7 (4.73%) Kubernetes
10 7 (4.73%) logstash
10 7 (4.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 7 (4.73%) Zenoss
11 5 (3.38%) CFEngine
11 5 (3.38%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.35%) Linux-HA
12 2 (1.35%) Munin
12 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 89 (60.14%) Oracle
2 83 (56.08%) EnterpriseDB
3 62 (41.89%) Red Hat
4 39 (26.35%) Microsoft
5 22 (14.86%) Splunk
6 16 (10.81%) VMware
7 15 (10.14%) CyberArk
8 8 (5.41%) HP
8 8 (5.41%) Juniper
9 7 (4.73%) Atlassian
9 7 (4.73%) EMC
9 7 (4.73%) NetApp
10 3 (2.03%) Apple
10 3 (2.03%) Dell
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago