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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Percona
Rank 845 844 844
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Percona 30 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% 0.067% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 26
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £51,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-0.48% +87.27%

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
50364 50379 51572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.34% 47.21% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40994 39871 42471
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Percona Salary Histogram in the UK

Percona
Top 11 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 4 March 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 -5 28 £50,000 +11.11% 13
London +27 22 £51,250 +13.88% 4
City of London +9 4 £47,500 +23.37% 1
North West -2 3 £40,000 +14.28%
South East -25 2 £60,000 -0.82% 3
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
Surrey - 2 £60,000 - 1
Manchester +5 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Bristol - 1 £25,000 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 78 (92.86%) MySQL
1 78 (92.86%) Linux
2 54 (64.29%) Bash Shell
3 50 (59.52%) nginx
4 49 (58.33%) PHP
5 48 (57.14%) Apache
6 44 (52.38%) Puppet
7 43 (51.19%) Perl
8 41 (48.81%) Red Hat
8 41 (48.81%) Python
9 38 (45.24%) Ruby
10 36 (42.86%) CentOS
11 34 (40.48%) Nagios
12 30 (35.71%) NoSQL
13 29 (34.52%) Opscode Chef
13 29 (34.52%) DevOps
13 29 (34.52%) Ubuntu
14 27 (32.14%) Windows
14 27 (32.14%) Web Services
14 27 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
15 25 (29.76%) MariaDB
16 22 (26.19%) MongoDB
16 22 (26.19%) VMware
17 21 (25.00%) HTTP
18 19 (22.62%) UNIX
18 19 (22.62%) Debian
18 19 (22.62%) Firewall
19 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce

Percona
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 50 (59.52%) nginx
2 48 (57.14%) Apache
3 17 (20.24%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.52%) Apache Solr
4 8 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.76%) IIS
6 3 (3.57%) OpenEdge
6 3 (3.57%) ColdFusion
6 3 (3.57%) Node.js
7 2 (2.38%) Jetty
7 2 (2.38%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.38%) CMS
7 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.57%) Route 53
4 2 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) HTTP
2 19 (22.62%) Firewall
3 17 (20.24%) DNS
3 17 (20.24%) OpenVPN
4 16 (19.05%) VPN
5 15 (17.86%) Internet
6 13 (15.48%) VoIP
7 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
8 10 (11.90%) IPv4
8 10 (11.90%) VLAN
9 8 (9.52%) SAN
9 8 (9.52%) DHCP
10 7 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (5.95%) Network Security
12 4 (4.76%) SSL
13 3 (3.57%) FTP
13 3 (3.57%) Kerberos
13 3 (3.57%) LAN
13 3 (3.57%) SSH
13 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (92.86%) MySQL
2 30 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 25 (29.76%) MariaDB
4 22 (26.19%) MongoDB
5 16 (19.05%) Couchbase
6 15 (17.86%) Redis
7 13 (15.48%) Hadoop
8 12 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 9 (10.71%) Apache Hive
11 6 (7.14%) Big Data
12 4 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
13 3 (3.57%) Informix
13 3 (3.57%) DB2
13 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (3.57%) HBase
14 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) Subversion
3 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.38%) Mockito
5 2 (2.38%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) HttpUnit
5 2 (2.38%) JUnit
5 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
1 5 (5.95%) Advertising
2 4 (4.76%) Publishing
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Administrator
2 42 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (34.52%) Linux Administrator
4 28 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (16.67%) DBA
6 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Lead Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Senior MySQL DBA
10 2 (2.38%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) Web Services
2 14 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (4.76%) CSS
5 4 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (2.38%) jQuery
6 2 (2.38%) HTML5
6 2 (2.38%) REST
6 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.38%) Akka
6 2 (2.38%) Play Framework
6 2 (2.38%) LAMP
6 2 (2.38%) Java SE
6 2 (2.38%) CGI
7 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.19%) .NET
7 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.19%) Catalyst
7 1 (1.19%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Replication
2 13 (15.48%) Open Source
2 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.52%) Social Network
4 7 (8.33%) Derivative
5 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.57%) Clustering
6 3 (3.57%) User Experience
7 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 78 (92.86%) Linux
2 36 (42.86%) CentOS
3 29 (34.52%) Ubuntu
4 27 (32.14%) Windows
4 27 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (22.62%) UNIX
5 19 (22.62%) Debian
6 7 (8.33%) Fedora
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (5.95%) FreeBSD
8 4 (4.76%) CoreOS
9 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.38%) OpenBSD
9 2 (2.38%) Solaris
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) DevOps
2 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.90%) Load Balancing
5 8 (9.52%) Web Development
5 8 (9.52%) SEO
6 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.33%) Time Management
6 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.14%) Logistics
8 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.95%) Change Management
8 5 (5.95%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.95%) Change Control
8 5 (5.95%) Kanban
9 4 (4.76%) ITIL
10 3 (3.57%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) Database Security
10 3 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 54 (64.29%) Bash Shell
2 49 (58.33%) PHP
3 43 (51.19%) Perl
4 41 (48.81%) Python
5 38 (45.24%) Ruby
6 15 (17.86%) Java
7 13 (15.48%) AWK
7 13 (15.48%) sed
8 11 (13.10%) SQL
8 11 (13.10%) C
9 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
10 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
11 5 (5.95%) C++
12 4 (4.76%) Groovy
12 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
13 3 (3.57%) Scala
14 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 6 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.24%) Openswan
1 17 (20.24%) Varnish
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.29%) KVM
4 4 (4.76%) Corosync
4 4 (4.76%) Docker
5 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.57%) Samba
5 3 (3.57%) vSphere
6 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.38%) Postfix
6 2 (2.38%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.38%) Dovecot
6 2 (2.38%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (2.38%) OpenSIPS
6 2 (2.38%) Ceph
6 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (52.38%) Puppet
2 34 (40.48%) Nagios
3 29 (34.52%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (20.24%) Cacti
5 13 (15.48%) Ganglia
5 13 (15.48%) HAProxy
5 13 (15.48%) Ansible
6 9 (10.71%) Munin
7 7 (8.33%) Icinga
7 7 (8.33%) Zenoss
7 7 (8.33%) ZABBIX
8 3 (3.57%) Check_MK
8 3 (3.57%) Capistrano
9 2 (2.38%) yum
9 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.38%) logstash
9 2 (2.38%) Rsyslog
9 2 (2.38%) Bacula
9 2 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) Red Hat
2 22 (26.19%) VMware
3 18 (21.43%) Oracle
4 15 (17.86%) Cisco
5 14 (16.67%) Splunk
6 8 (9.52%) Citrix
7 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.76%) Rackspace
8 4 (4.76%) SaltStack
8 4 (4.76%) Google
9 2 (2.38%) EPiServer
9 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
PCR
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Eden Lea
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Excellent Basic + large benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Excellent Salary & Large Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago