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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check_MK
Rank 887 931 -
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -
Permanent jobs citing Check_MK 15 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.006% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.19% 0.094% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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
7744 7437 6986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6141 5994 5612
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Check_MK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Check_MK Salary Histogram in the UK

Check_MK
Top 9 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 3 July 2015. 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 +31 15 £49,000 +15.29%
London +26 8 £47,500 -13.63%
City of London - 6 £47,500 -
South East +16 5 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £50,000 -
South West -5 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Wiltshire -13 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Swindon - 1 £37,500 -

Check_MK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 19 (79.17%) Linux
1 19 (79.17%) Nagios
2 16 (66.67%) Apache
2 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Puppet
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 14 (58.33%) Replication
4 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 14 (58.33%) SAN
4 14 (58.33%) Windows
4 14 (58.33%) VMware ESX
4 14 (58.33%) vSphere
5 12 (50.00%) Cacti
5 12 (50.00%) Change Control
6 11 (45.83%) NAS
6 11 (45.83%) Veeam
6 11 (45.83%) EqualLogic
6 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
6 11 (45.83%) BMC Marimba
6 11 (45.83%) iSCSI
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle
6 11 (45.83%) IBM
6 11 (45.83%) Dell
6 11 (45.83%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (29.17%) DNS
7 7 (29.17%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (25.00%) CCNA
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Check_MK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) Apache
1 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
3 6 (25.00%) nginx
4 3 (12.50%) IIS
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (12.50%) SAS
4 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.33%) Drupal
5 2 (8.33%) Jetty
5 2 (8.33%) Lightstreamer
5 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) JBoss
6 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SAN
2 11 (45.83%) iSCSI
2 11 (45.83%) NAS
3 7 (29.17%) DNS
4 5 (20.83%) VLAN
4 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 5 (20.83%) WAN
4 5 (20.83%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) VoIP
5 4 (16.67%) DMZ
6 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (8.33%) WPA2
7 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) Redis
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) RSpec
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Administrator
1 15 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
2 14 (58.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 14 (58.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.33%) Memcached
2 2 (8.33%) Kafka
2 2 (8.33%) MCollective
2 2 (8.33%) mod_rewrite
3 1 (4.17%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Replication
2 11 (45.83%) EqualLogic
3 3 (12.50%) iPad
3 3 (12.50%) EMC VNX
3 3 (12.50%) iPhone
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Debian
4 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 12 (50.00%) Change Control
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security
6 3 (12.50%) Data Management
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) SOA
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
1 4 (16.67%) Python
1 4 (16.67%) Ruby
2 3 (12.50%) PHP
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware ESX
1 14 (58.33%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Firmware
2 3 (12.50%) Terminal Server
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (8.33%) GlusterFS
3 2 (8.33%) Varnish
3 2 (8.33%) Snort
3 2 (8.33%) Squid
3 2 (8.33%) NFS
4 1 (4.17%) Gluster
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (79.17%) Nagios
2 16 (66.67%) Puppet
3 12 (50.00%) Cacti
4 11 (45.83%) BMC Marimba
5 5 (20.83%) Ansible
5 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
6 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (16.67%) HAProxy
7 3 (12.50%) Icinga
8 2 (8.33%) Salt
8 2 (8.33%) logstash
9 1 (4.17%) Pingdom
9 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
9 1 (4.17%) Graylog
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) IBM
3 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 11 (45.83%) Dell
3 11 (45.83%) Veeam
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) CommVault
6 2 (8.33%) Adobe
6 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) Terracotta
6 2 (8.33%) Akamai
6 2 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
7 1 (4.17%) Qualys
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk