The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Percona, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Percona
Rank 857 852 825
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Percona 39 29 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.027% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.072% 0.056% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 57
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £72,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54224 51451 53768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.58% 47.30% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43308 42193 44866
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Percona
Salary Trend

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

Percona Salary Trend in the UK

Percona
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Percona over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Percona Salary Histogram in the UK

Percona
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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 -1 38 £50,000 -9.09% 12
South East -10 13 £59,000 +12.38% 2
London +8 7 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 - 4
Canterbury - 5 - -
Kent - 5 - -
Manchester - 4 £53,750 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £33,750 -
North West - 4 £53,750 - 2
Surrey - 4 £59,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £65,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £32,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £37,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
Leatherhead - 2 - - 1
York - 2 - - 2
Bradford - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £25,000 - 2
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £37,000 -
South West - 2 £25,000 - 2
East of England - 2 £37,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £65,000 -
Stockport - 1 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 - 1

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Percona 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 Percona.

1 67 (93.06%) MySQL
2 63 (87.50%) Linux
3 35 (48.61%) Puppet
4 33 (45.83%) Apache
5 32 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 31 (43.06%) DevOps
6 31 (43.06%) PHP
7 30 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (40.28%) nginx
9 28 (38.89%) Python
10 27 (37.50%) Red Hat
11 26 (36.11%) NoSQL
12 24 (33.33%) Perl
13 23 (31.94%) Windows
13 23 (31.94%) Ruby
13 23 (31.94%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
15 20 (27.78%) CentOS
15 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (27.78%) E-Commerce
16 18 (25.00%) Web Services
16 18 (25.00%) Nagios
16 18 (25.00%) HTTP
16 18 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 17 (23.61%) Debian
18 16 (22.22%) Web Development
18 16 (22.22%) Couchbase
19 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
19 15 (20.83%) Redis
20 14 (19.44%) Ubuntu

Percona
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Percona 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 Percona. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (45.83%) Apache
2 29 (40.28%) nginx
3 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.72%) IIS
5 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.17%) ColdFusion
6 3 (4.17%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.78%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.78%) Node.js
7 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.78%) CMS
7 2 (2.78%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) HTTP
2 11 (15.28%) DNS
3 10 (13.89%) Internet
4 6 (8.33%) Firewall
4 6 (8.33%) DHCP
5 5 (6.94%) SSL
5 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.56%) VPN
6 4 (5.56%) VoIP
6 4 (5.56%) IPv4
6 4 (5.56%) OpenVPN
6 4 (5.56%) VLAN
6 4 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.17%) SAN
8 2 (2.78%) WAN
8 2 (2.78%) SMTP
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (93.06%) MySQL
2 26 (36.11%) NoSQL
3 16 (22.22%) Couchbase
4 15 (20.83%) Redis
5 13 (18.06%) MongoDB
5 13 (18.06%) MariaDB
6 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
7 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 6 (8.33%) Big Data
9 6 (8.33%) Hadoop
10 4 (5.56%) CouchDB
10 4 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (5.56%) Riak
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (5.56%) QlikView
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) Subversion
4 5 (6.94%) Maven
4 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 4 (5.56%) Selenium
5 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Administrator
2 30 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (18.06%) DBA
5 12 (16.67%) Developer
6 9 (12.50%) MySQL DBA
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Database Developer
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (5.56%) Database Developer
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.56%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Senior MySQL DBA
9 4 (5.56%) Senior DBA
9 4 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (9.72%) LAMP
3 6 (8.33%) HTML
3 6 (8.33%) CSS
4 5 (6.94%) REST
4 5 (6.94%) CGI
4 5 (6.94%) Java SE
5 4 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (5.56%) Memcached
6 2 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (1.39%) JMX
7 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Replication
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.94%) Clustering
5 4 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.56%) Open Source
6 2 (2.78%) Derivative
6 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.78%) Social Network
6 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.39%) Social Media
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (87.50%) Linux
2 23 (31.94%) Windows
3 20 (27.78%) CentOS
4 18 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (23.61%) Debian
6 14 (19.44%) Ubuntu
7 8 (11.11%) UNIX
8 5 (6.94%) Mac OS
9 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.17%) Fedora
10 3 (4.17%) FreeBSD
11 2 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) DevOps
2 20 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) Web Development
4 14 (19.44%) Configuration Management
5 10 (13.89%) Scrum
6 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.72%) Analytics
8 6 (8.33%) Kanban
9 5 (6.94%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.94%) User Stories
9 5 (6.94%) Change Management
9 5 (6.94%) Logistics
9 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.56%) Regression Testing
10 4 (5.56%) ETL
10 4 (5.56%) ITIL
11 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.17%) Database Security
11 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 31 (43.06%) PHP
3 28 (38.89%) Python
4 24 (33.33%) Perl
5 23 (31.94%) Ruby
6 9 (12.50%) Java
7 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.72%) C
8 6 (8.33%) C++
8 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.94%) sed
9 5 (6.94%) AWK
9 5 (6.94%) SQL
10 4 (5.56%) PHP5
11 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Varnish
2 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.11%) KVM
4 4 (5.56%) Xen
4 4 (5.56%) Openswan
4 4 (5.56%) NFS
5 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.78%) XenServer
5 2 (2.78%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 35 (48.61%) Puppet
2 30 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (25.00%) Nagios
4 10 (13.89%) ZABBIX
5 7 (9.72%) Cacti
5 7 (9.72%) Ganglia
5 7 (9.72%) Capistrano
5 7 (9.72%) HAProxy
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (4.17%) Munin
7 3 (4.17%) StatsD
7 3 (4.17%) Check_MK
8 2 (2.78%) Icinga
8 2 (2.78%) Ansible
8 2 (2.78%) Zenoss
8 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 12 (16.67%) VMware
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle
4 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.11%) Citrix
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco
6 5 (6.94%) Splunk
7 4 (5.56%) New Relic
7 4 (5.56%) Cognos
8 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
8 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.39%) Zend
9 1 (1.39%) Vertica
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) HP
9 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
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