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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check_MK
Rank 885 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Check_MK 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 16 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
7453 6502 6530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.53% 6.11% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5898 5238 5291
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 11 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 15 September 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
(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
England - 18 £47,500 -
London - 13 £47,500 -
Chippenham - 3 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £45,000 -
City of London - 2 £47,500 -
South East - 2 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

Check_MK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Nagios
2 21 (95.45%) VMware
3 18 (81.82%) Windows
4 17 (77.27%) Perl
4 17 (77.27%) MySQL
5 16 (72.73%) Python
5 16 (72.73%) Cisco
5 16 (72.73%) Juniper
5 16 (72.73%) Puppet
6 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (68.18%) Hyper-V
6 15 (68.18%) Ruby
6 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
6 15 (68.18%) Apache
7 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
7 14 (63.64%) IIS
7 14 (63.64%) SQL
7 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
7 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (63.64%) nginx
7 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (63.64%) DevOps
8 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (59.09%) KVM
8 13 (59.09%) Hadoop
8 13 (59.09%) Lync
8 13 (59.09%) PowerShell
8 13 (59.09%) Jetty
8 13 (59.09%) SCCM

Check_MK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 15 (68.18%) Apache
2 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 14 (63.64%) IIS
2 14 (63.64%) nginx
3 13 (59.09%) Lync
3 13 (59.09%) Jetty
3 13 (59.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) MRTG
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) HTTP
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) DMZ
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) MySQL
2 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 13 (59.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (50.00%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Administrator
1 15 (68.18%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
1 1 (4.55%) iPhone
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Debian
3 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
4 6 (27.27%) CentOS
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Perl
2 16 (72.73%) Python
3 15 (68.18%) Ruby
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
5 13 (59.09%) Java
5 13 (59.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (68.18%) Hyper-V
2 13 (59.09%) KVM
3 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) Xen
5 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (100.00%) Nagios
2 16 (72.73%) Puppet
3 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (59.09%) SCCM
5 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
5 2 (9.09%) Ganglia
5 2 (9.09%) Salt
6 1 (4.55%) Rsyslog
6 1 (4.55%) Icinga
6 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
6 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
6 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Juniper
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) HP
4 10 (45.45%) Sony
5 4 (18.18%) F5
5 4 (18.18%) Remedy
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Rackspace
6 2 (9.09%) SoftLayer
7 1 (4.55%) Percona
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) CommVault
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) EMC