Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cobbler
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1075 1070 1072
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +192
Permanent jobs citing Cobbler 78 135 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.075% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 0.84% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 115 165
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +41.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £77,500 £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 17,761 16,121 17,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.89% 8.94% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14,018 13,228 13,772
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,938 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cobbler in the UK

Cobbler
Top 11 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 16 November 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 -2 74 £57,500 -4.17% 6
England +4 69 £57,500 -4.17% 6
North of England +28 61 £57,500 -4.17% 6
Yorkshire +37 38 £57,500 -4.17% 4
North West -4 13 £55,000 -8.33% 2
North East - 10 £45,000 -
Scotland +3 9 - -
London +23 4 £100,000 +33.33%
Midlands +21 3 £47,500 -17.39%
East Midlands 0 3 £47,500 -17.39%
South West +4 1 £45,000 -23.40%

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 78 (100.00%) Puppet
2 73 (93.59%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (88.46%) Linux
4 67 (85.90%) Bash Shell
5 66 (84.62%) DevOps
6 65 (83.33%) Deployment Automation
6 65 (83.33%) Configuration Management
7 63 (80.77%) Amazon AWS
8 56 (71.79%) Python
9 55 (70.51%) Shell Script
10 53 (67.95%) Ruby
11 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (56.41%) Unix
13 36 (46.15%) Oracle
13 36 (46.15%) Scrum
14 35 (44.87%) RUP
14 35 (44.87%) DSDM
15 34 (43.59%) Tivoli
15 34 (43.59%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (42.31%) SQL
17 31 (39.74%) MongoDB
17 31 (39.74%) EnterpriseDB
18 30 (38.46%) vSphere
18 30 (38.46%) Java
19 29 (37.18%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
20 28 (35.90%) CloudStack
21 26 (33.33%) OpenStack
21 26 (33.33%) NoSQL
22 25 (32.05%) Apache Cassandra

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 28 (35.90%) CloudStack
2 26 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 22 (28.21%) Apache Solr
3 22 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (10.26%) JBoss
5 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
5 7 (8.97%) WebSphere
6 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.13%) Jetty
8 2 (2.56%) Apache
9 1 (1.28%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 63 (80.77%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (37.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (28.21%) SaaS
4 4 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.85%) Loggly
5 3 (3.85%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.21%) DNS
1 22 (28.21%) Internet
1 22 (28.21%) SSL
2 4 (5.13%) AMQP
2 4 (5.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) NAS
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.74%) MongoDB
2 26 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 25 (32.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (8.97%) Redis
5 5 (6.41%) MySQL
6 4 (5.13%) Couchbase
6 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.13%) Riak
7 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.82%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.13%) FitNesse
3 4 (5.13%) Selenium
3 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.85%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.28%) Hudson
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (64.10%) AWS Engineer
3 48 (61.54%) Linux Engineer
4 42 (53.85%) AWS DevOps
4 42 (53.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 39 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
6 36 (46.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 35 (44.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 20 (25.64%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 9 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (6.41%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
12 4 (5.13%) Developer
12 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
12 4 (5.13%) Lead DevOps
12 4 (5.13%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 4 (5.13%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (8.97%) Spring
2 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
2 4 (5.13%) HTML
2 4 (5.13%) HTML5
2 4 (5.13%) JMS
2 4 (5.13%) JPA
2 4 (5.13%) Kafka
2 4 (5.13%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.85%) .NET
3 3 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (3.85%) Node.js
3 3 (3.85%) Spring Boot
3 3 (3.85%) Web Services
4 2 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.28%) Anaconda
5 1 (1.28%) LAMP
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.28%) Clustering
1 1 (1.28%) Cyberattack
1 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (88.46%) Linux
2 44 (56.41%) Unix
3 6 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (2.56%) CentOS
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Solaris
5 1 (1.28%) AIX
5 1 (1.28%) Debian
5 1 (1.28%) HPUX
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (84.62%) DevOps
2 65 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 65 (83.33%) Deployment Automation
3 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (46.15%) Scrum
5 35 (44.87%) DSDM
5 35 (44.87%) RUP
6 34 (43.59%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (28.21%) Benchmarking
7 22 (28.21%) Load Testing
8 18 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (21.79%) Open Source
10 10 (12.82%) Presales
11 6 (7.69%) TDD
12 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.13%) BDD
13 4 (5.13%) Concurrent Programming
13 4 (5.13%) Kanban
13 4 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (85.90%) Bash Shell
2 56 (71.79%) Python
3 55 (70.51%) Shell Script
4 53 (67.95%) Ruby
5 33 (42.31%) SQL
6 30 (38.46%) Java
7 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.69%) Go
9 4 (5.13%) PHP
10 3 (3.85%) C++
10 3 (3.85%) Scala
11 2 (2.56%) Perl
11 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.28%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 30 (38.46%) vSphere
2 22 (28.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 20 (25.64%) Docker
4 17 (21.79%) Xen
4 17 (21.79%) XenServer
5 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.28%) Dovecot
5 1 (1.28%) Postfix
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 78 (100.00%) Puppet
2 73 (93.59%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (43.59%) Tivoli
4 19 (24.36%) Ansible
5 13 (16.67%) Terraform
6 4 (5.13%) ZABBIX
7 3 (3.85%) Nagios
7 3 (3.85%) Prometheus
7 3 (3.85%) Rancher
8 2 (2.56%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.28%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 36 (46.15%) Oracle
2 31 (39.74%) EnterpriseDB
3 20 (25.64%) VMware
4 4 (5.13%) Google
4 4 (5.13%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.13%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.85%) Informatica
5 3 (3.85%) New Relic
5 3 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.85%) Splunk
6 2 (2.56%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) NetApp