The table below looks at the statistics for SmokePing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SmokePing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmokePing
Rank - 582 626
Permanent jobs citing SmokePing 0 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.073% 0.010%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 4
Average salary - £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000
SmokePing
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3455 2883 2865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.65% 6.40% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2877 2386 2451
Average salary £54,133 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SmokePing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SmokePing Jobs Demand Trend in London

SmokePing
Salary Trend in London

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

SmokePing Salary Trend in London

SmokePing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7

SmokePing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dell