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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Percona
Rank 862 854 873
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Percona 30 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.038% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.080% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 14
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,750 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +50.00%

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
50801 52655 52912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 47.03% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41076 41889 43249
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 £71,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Percona Salary Histogram in the UK

Percona
Top 15 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 27 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 -3 28 £55,000 +22.22% 8
London +34 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North West +11 3 £40,000 +14.28%
City of London +10 3 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +2 2 - - 5
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
York - 2 - - 3
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
Manchester +9 1 £42,500 +21.42%
East of England +7 1 £60,000 -5.88% 1
South East -14 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £60,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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
2 76 (90.48%) Linux
3 54 (64.29%) Bash Shell
4 49 (58.33%) nginx
5 48 (57.14%) Apache
6 45 (53.57%) Perl
6 45 (53.57%) Puppet
7 44 (52.38%) Python
8 43 (51.19%) PHP
8 43 (51.19%) Ruby
9 39 (46.43%) Red Hat
10 33 (39.29%) Nagios
10 33 (39.29%) CentOS
11 31 (36.90%) NoSQL
12 30 (35.71%) DevOps
13 29 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
13 29 (34.52%) Web Services
14 28 (33.33%) Ubuntu
14 28 (33.33%) Windows
14 28 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
15 26 (30.95%) VMware
16 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
16 25 (29.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 24 (28.57%) MongoDB
17 24 (28.57%) MariaDB
18 23 (27.38%) Firewall
18 23 (27.38%) HTTP
19 21 (25.00%) UNIX
19 21 (25.00%) Debian
20 20 (23.81%) VPN

Percona
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 49 (58.33%) nginx
2 48 (57.14%) Apache
3 17 (20.24%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.52%) Apache Solr
4 8 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (8.33%) OpenEdge
6 6 (7.14%) IIS
7 3 (3.57%) JBoss
7 3 (3.57%) Node.js
7 3 (3.57%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.38%) CMS
8 2 (2.38%) Drupal
8 2 (2.38%) Jetty
8 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.38%) Confluence
8 2 (2.38%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.71%) Datadog
3 5 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.95%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.57%) Route 53
4 3 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.38%) HTTP
1 23 (27.38%) Firewall
2 20 (23.81%) VPN
3 17 (20.24%) OpenVPN
4 15 (17.86%) DNS
5 13 (15.48%) VoIP
5 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
5 13 (15.48%) Internet
6 12 (14.29%) SAN
7 10 (11.90%) IPv4
7 10 (11.90%) VLAN
8 9 (10.71%) Network Security
9 7 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (8.33%) SSH
9 7 (8.33%) LAN
9 7 (8.33%) FTP
9 7 (8.33%) Kerberos
10 6 (7.14%) DHCP
10 6 (7.14%) iSCSI
10 6 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (92.86%) MySQL
2 31 (36.90%) NoSQL
3 24 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 24 (28.57%) MariaDB
4 16 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (17.86%) Couchbase
6 14 (16.67%) Redis
7 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
7 13 (15.48%) Hadoop
8 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
9 7 (8.33%) Apache Hive
10 6 (7.14%) Big Data
11 5 (5.95%) DB2
12 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
14 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (1.19%) HBase
15 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
15 1 (1.19%) Informix
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) Subversion
3 7 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.38%) Mockito
6 2 (2.38%) HttpUnit
6 2 (2.38%) JIRA
6 2 (2.38%) JUnit
7 1 (1.19%) Ant
7 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.95%) Advertising
2 4 (4.76%) Publishing
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (47.62%) Administrator
2 38 (45.24%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (34.52%) Linux Administrator
4 28 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (17.86%) DBA
6 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Network Administrator
10 2 (2.38%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) MySQL DBA
10 2 (2.38%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) Web Services
2 14 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.38%) CSS
5 2 (2.38%) LAMP
5 2 (2.38%) HTML
5 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.38%) Akka
5 2 (2.38%) Play Framework
5 2 (2.38%) jQuery
5 2 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (1.19%) Memcached
6 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.19%) Catalyst
6 1 (1.19%) .NET
6 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Replication
1 13 (15.48%) Open Source
2 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.52%) Social Network
4 7 (8.33%) Derivative
5 4 (4.76%) Clustering
6 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.57%) User Experience
7 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 76 (90.48%) Linux
2 33 (39.29%) CentOS
3 28 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 28 (33.33%) Windows
4 25 (29.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (25.00%) UNIX
5 21 (25.00%) Debian
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (8.33%) Fedora
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.76%) FreeBSD
8 4 (4.76%) CoreOS
9 2 (2.38%) Solaris
9 2 (2.38%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) DevOps
2 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 10 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (10.71%) Change Control
6 8 (9.52%) SEO
7 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.33%) Time Management
8 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 5 (5.95%) Change Management
9 5 (5.95%) Logistics
10 4 (4.76%) High Availability
10 4 (4.76%) Service Continuity Management
10 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.76%) ITIL
11 3 (3.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (64.29%) Bash Shell
2 45 (53.57%) Perl
3 44 (52.38%) Python
4 43 (51.19%) Ruby
4 43 (51.19%) PHP
5 16 (19.05%) SQL
6 15 (17.86%) AWK
6 15 (17.86%) sed
7 12 (14.29%) Java
8 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
9 7 (8.33%) C
10 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
12 4 (4.76%) Groovy
13 3 (3.57%) Scala
13 3 (3.57%) C++
13 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
2 7 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 19 (22.62%) Varnish
2 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.24%) Openswan
4 12 (14.29%) KVM
5 7 (8.33%) vSphere
5 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (8.33%) Samba
6 4 (4.76%) Docker
6 4 (4.76%) Corosync
7 2 (2.38%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (2.38%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (2.38%) Ceph
7 2 (2.38%) iptables
7 2 (2.38%) NFS
7 2 (2.38%) Dovecot
7 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.38%) Xen
7 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.38%) Postfix
7 2 (2.38%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 45 (53.57%) Puppet
2 33 (39.29%) Nagios
3 28 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (19.05%) Cacti
5 13 (15.48%) Ansible
6 12 (14.29%) HAProxy
6 12 (14.29%) Ganglia
7 9 (10.71%) Munin
8 7 (8.33%) Zenoss
8 7 (8.33%) ZABBIX
8 7 (8.33%) Icinga
9 2 (2.38%) Bacula
9 2 (2.38%) Pacemaker
9 2 (2.38%) logstash
9 2 (2.38%) Check_MK
9 2 (2.38%) Rsyslog
9 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.38%) yum
10 1 (1.19%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Red Hat
2 26 (30.95%) VMware
3 19 (22.62%) Oracle
4 15 (17.86%) Cisco
5 13 (15.48%) Splunk
6 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.14%) Citrix
7 4 (4.76%) Google
7 4 (4.76%) Rackspace
7 4 (4.76%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.38%) EPiServer
8 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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