The table below looks at the statistics for Check_MK skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Check_MK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check_MK
Rank 889 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Check_MK 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7580 6787 6583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.20% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6132 5342 5441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Check_MK
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Check_MK within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Check_MK Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Check_MK
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Check_MK within the UK.

Check_MK Salary Trend in the UK

Check_MK
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Check_MK within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
England - 8 £47,500 -
London - 5 £47,500 -
Surrey - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -

Check_MK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Check_MK 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 Check_MK.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) Nagios
2 25 (96.15%) VMware
3 23 (88.46%) MySQL
4 22 (84.62%) nginx
5 20 (76.92%) Windows
6 18 (69.23%) Apache
6 18 (69.23%) Perl
7 17 (65.38%) Python
7 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (65.38%) Puppet
7 17 (65.38%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (61.54%) KVM
9 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (57.69%) DevOps
9 15 (57.69%) Cisco
9 15 (57.69%) Juniper
10 14 (53.85%) CentOS
11 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (50.00%) Hadoop
11 13 (50.00%) Ruby
11 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
11 13 (50.00%) Java
11 13 (50.00%) SQL
11 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
11 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
11 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
11 13 (50.00%) Jetty
11 13 (50.00%) Lync

Check_MK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Check_MK 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 Check_MK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (84.62%) nginx
2 18 (69.23%) Apache
3 13 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 13 (50.00%) Jetty
3 13 (50.00%) Lync
3 13 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) LDAP
4 5 (19.23%) VoIP
4 5 (19.23%) DHCP
4 5 (19.23%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (19.23%) Kerberos
4 5 (19.23%) Unified Communications
5 4 (15.38%) HTTP
5 4 (15.38%) Internet
6 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) MySQL
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (42.31%) Advertising
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Systems Administrator
1 23 (88.46%) Administrator
2 11 (42.31%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (38.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Memcached
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) CentOS
4 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Debian
5 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
6 4 (15.38%) FreeBSD
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps
2 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Perl
2 17 (65.38%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) Ruby
3 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 9 (34.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (61.54%) KVM
3 13 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Nagios
2 17 (65.38%) Puppet
2 17 (65.38%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (19.23%) HAProxy
4 5 (19.23%) Ansible
4 5 (19.23%) logstash
5 1 (3.85%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 15 (57.69%) Juniper
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) HP
4 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 10 (38.46%) Sony
5 4 (15.38%) Percona
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Remedy
6 3 (11.54%) F5