The first table below looks at the demand for collectd skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited collectd over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
collectd
Rank 895 839 902
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +63
Permanent jobs citing collectd 12 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.028% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.44% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 1
Average salary £61,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 -
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7199 6754 6042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.16% 6.21% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5773 5413 4921
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 £32,420 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%

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Jobs Demand Trend

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

collectd Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

collectd Salary Trend in the UK

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Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing collectd within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -62 12 £61,500 +11.81%
London -50 7 £61,500 +11.81%
South East +4 5 - -
Staines - 5 - -
Surrey - 5 - -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing collectd 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 collectd.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
1 34 (100.00%) Ruby
1 34 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (91.18%) DevOps
3 29 (85.29%) Puppet
3 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (79.41%) Python
5 24 (70.59%) StatsD
5 24 (70.59%) logstash
5 24 (70.59%) Salt
6 22 (64.71%) Configuration Management
6 22 (64.71%) MySQL
7 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
8 19 (55.88%) OO
8 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
8 19 (55.88%) Computer Science
8 19 (55.88%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (55.88%) SaltStack
8 19 (55.88%) Vagrant
8 19 (55.88%) MongoDB
8 19 (55.88%) NoSQL
8 19 (55.88%) Redis
8 19 (55.88%) OpenStack
8 19 (55.88%) Rackspace
9 17 (50.00%) HAProxy
9 17 (50.00%) KVM
9 17 (50.00%) Varnish
9 17 (50.00%) Xen
9 17 (50.00%) BIG-IP

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing collectd 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 collectd. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (55.88%) OpenStack
2 7 (20.59%) CloudStack
2 7 (20.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.59%) nginx
2 7 (20.59%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) SaaS
2 5 (14.71%) ElastiCache
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 7 (20.59%) Network Security
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (8.82%) HTTP
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) MySQL
2 19 (55.88%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (55.88%) MongoDB
2 19 (55.88%) NoSQL
2 19 (55.88%) Redis
3 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (14.71%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.82%) JUnit
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Web Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) Apache Flex
3 5 (14.71%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (14.71%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (14.71%) ZeroMQ
4 3 (8.82%) Play Framework
4 3 (8.82%) Sensu
4 3 (8.82%) Spring
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (8.82%) REST
4 3 (8.82%) Django
4 3 (8.82%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 2 (5.88%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.88%) Online Games
4 2 (5.88%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) DevOps
2 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Configuration Management
4 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
5 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
5 19 (55.88%) OO
6 17 (50.00%) OOP
7 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (20.59%) High Availability
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (20.59%) Security Management
10 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (8.82%) Web Analytics
11 3 (8.82%) Analytics
11 3 (8.82%) Network Design
11 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) Ruby
2 27 (79.41%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) Scala
3 3 (8.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Xen
1 17 (50.00%) Varnish
1 17 (50.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (85.29%) Puppet
3 24 (70.59%) StatsD
3 24 (70.59%) logstash
3 24 (70.59%) Salt
4 19 (55.88%) Vagrant
5 17 (50.00%) HAProxy
6 12 (35.29%) Ansible
7 10 (29.41%) Nagios
8 8 (23.53%) Ganglia
9 7 (20.59%) Opsview
10 5 (14.71%) Graylog2
10 5 (14.71%) Munin
10 5 (14.71%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Rackspace
1 19 (55.88%) SaltStack
2 7 (20.59%) Akamai
3 3 (8.82%) Google