The table below looks at the statistics for SmokePing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SmokePing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmokePing
Rank 899 935 965
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +30
Permanent jobs citing SmokePing 10 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.12% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Average salary £57,500 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 -
SmokePing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7894 7530 7313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.16% 7.19% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6436 6015 5822
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

SmokePing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SmokePing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SmokePing Jobs Demand Trend in England

SmokePing
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SmokePing across the England region.

SmokePing Salary Trend in England

SmokePing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SmokePing within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 5 £57,500 -11.53%
South East - 5 - -
SmokePing
UK

SmokePing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing SmokePing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SmokePing.

1 16 (84.21%) Nagios
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) Open Source
4 11 (57.89%) OSPF
4 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
5 10 (52.63%) Juniper
5 10 (52.63%) LAN
5 10 (52.63%) WAN
5 10 (52.63%) VPN
5 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
5 10 (52.63%) Cacti
6 9 (47.37%) Python
7 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
7 8 (42.11%) Firewall
7 8 (42.11%) Wireless
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) F5
8 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) Unix
9 6 (31.58%) MySQL
9 6 (31.58%) LDAP
9 6 (31.58%) DNS
9 6 (31.58%) NFS
9 6 (31.58%) Banking
9 6 (31.58%) MRTG

SmokePing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing SmokePing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SmokePing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) OSPF
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) Wireless
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 6 (31.58%) LDAP
4 6 (31.58%) MRTG
5 5 (26.32%) 802.11
5 5 (26.32%) BGP
5 5 (26.32%) HSRP
5 5 (26.32%) Internet
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 5 (26.32%) SNMP
5 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 5 (26.32%) VRRP
5 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Emacs
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) PMI
4 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Unix
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Change Control
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Logistics
2 5 (26.32%) Network Design
2 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Network Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Online Marketing
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) iptables
1 6 (31.58%) NFS
2 5 (26.32%) pfSense
3 3 (15.79%) Openswan
3 3 (15.79%) Squid
3 3 (15.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) Nagios
2 10 (52.63%) Cacti
3 5 (26.32%) RANCID
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
4 3 (15.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Juniper
2 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
3 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 8 (42.11%) F5
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Aruba
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) Riverbed
5 5 (26.32%) Splunk
5 5 (26.32%) Stonesoft
5 5 (26.32%) Sun
6 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.79%) Rackspace
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