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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Percona
Rank 888 903 848
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -55
Permanent jobs citing Percona 17 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.037% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.033% 0.079% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 26
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%

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
50951 55958 52231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.66% 46.68% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 41128 45237 42890
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 £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 2 July 2015 within the UK.

Percona Salary Histogram in the UK

Percona
Top 14 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 2 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 +23 17 £52,500 +16.66% 6
South East +7 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Surrey +14 7 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Leatherhead +9 7 £50,000 -
London +7 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
City of London +54 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Oxfordshire +14 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Yorkshire +8 1 £50,000 - 1
Oxford 0 1 £60,000 +9.09%
North West -2 1 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 44 (93.62%) MySQL
2 38 (80.85%) Linux
3 30 (63.83%) Bash Shell
4 29 (61.70%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (55.32%) Python
5 26 (55.32%) VMware
6 25 (53.19%) Firewall
7 24 (51.06%) Perl
7 24 (51.06%) MongoDB
8 23 (48.94%) Web Services
9 22 (46.81%) DevOps
10 21 (44.68%) PHP
11 19 (40.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (40.43%) nginx
11 19 (40.43%) NoSQL
12 18 (38.30%) Puppet
12 18 (38.30%) Apache
13 16 (34.04%) Ruby
14 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu
14 15 (31.91%) UNIX
14 15 (31.91%) VPN
15 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
16 13 (27.66%) SAN
16 13 (27.66%) Nagios
16 13 (27.66%) Windows
16 13 (27.66%) CentOS
16 13 (27.66%) Redis
16 13 (27.66%) KVM
17 12 (25.53%) HTTP
17 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management

Percona
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 19 (40.43%) nginx
2 18 (38.30%) Apache
3 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
4 6 (12.77%) OpenEdge
5 2 (4.26%) Drupal
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) JBoss
5 2 (4.26%) Confluence
5 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.13%) Node.js
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.13%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (61.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) Datadog
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.13%) Joyent
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) VPN
3 13 (27.66%) SAN
4 12 (25.53%) HTTP
5 10 (21.28%) OpenVPN
6 9 (19.15%) Network Security
6 9 (19.15%) VLAN
7 8 (17.02%) DNS
7 8 (17.02%) VoIP
8 6 (12.77%) LAN
8 6 (12.77%) Kerberos
8 6 (12.77%) FTP
8 6 (12.77%) iSCSI
8 6 (12.77%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (12.77%) SSH
9 5 (10.64%) IPv4
9 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.26%) SSL
10 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.26%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (93.62%) MySQL
2 24 (51.06%) MongoDB
3 19 (40.43%) NoSQL
4 13 (27.66%) Redis
5 10 (21.28%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.15%) MariaDB
7 5 (10.64%) Couchbase
7 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
7 5 (10.64%) DB2
8 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
11 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
11 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) GitLab
4 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Publishing
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.13%) Law
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Administrator
2 19 (40.43%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (27.66%) DBA
4 12 (25.53%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (23.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.26%) Network Administrator
10 1 (2.13%) Junior
10 1 (2.13%) Junior DBA
10 1 (2.13%) Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) Web Services
2 3 (6.38%) LAMP
3 2 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.13%) hapi
4 1 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.13%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) JSON
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
3 4 (8.51%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.13%) iPad
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Linux
2 15 (31.91%) UNIX
2 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu
3 13 (27.66%) Windows
3 13 (27.66%) CentOS
4 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.77%) Debian
6 3 (6.38%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) CoreOS
7 2 (4.26%) FreeBSD
7 2 (4.26%) OpenBSD
8 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.13%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) DevOps
2 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Server Building
5 7 (14.89%) Server Hardening
5 7 (14.89%) Patch Management
5 7 (14.89%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
6 6 (12.77%) Change Control
6 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) High Availability
8 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) ETL
8 3 (6.38%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.38%) Open Source
9 2 (4.26%) Data Transformation
9 2 (4.26%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Bash Shell
2 26 (55.32%) Python
3 24 (51.06%) Perl
4 21 (44.68%) PHP
5 16 (34.04%) Ruby
6 10 (21.28%) SQL
7 6 (12.77%) sed
7 6 (12.77%) AWK
8 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.51%) C
8 4 (8.51%) Java
9 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) Scala
10 1 (2.13%) Groovy
10 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) CCNA
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) MCTS
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 19 (40.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) KVM
3 10 (21.28%) Openswan
4 8 (17.02%) Varnish
5 6 (12.77%) vSphere
5 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
5 6 (12.77%) Samba
6 4 (8.51%) Docker
7 3 (6.38%) NFS
7 3 (6.38%) Xen
7 3 (6.38%) iptables
8 2 (4.26%) Dovecot
8 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.26%) Postfix
8 2 (4.26%) Sendmail
8 2 (4.26%) Ceph
8 2 (4.26%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (4.26%) OpenSIPS
8 2 (4.26%) Corosync
9 1 (2.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) Puppet
2 13 (27.66%) Nagios
3 9 (19.15%) Cacti
4 7 (14.89%) Ganglia
5 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (8.51%) HAProxy
7 2 (4.26%) Ansible
7 2 (4.26%) logstash
7 2 (4.26%) Rsyslog
7 2 (4.26%) Bacula
7 2 (4.26%) Pacemaker
7 2 (4.26%) Munin
7 2 (4.26%) yum
7 2 (4.26%) ZABBIX
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (2.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) VMware
2 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
4 8 (17.02%) Splunk
5 4 (8.51%) SaltStack
6 3 (6.38%) Dell
6 3 (6.38%) Rackspace
6 3 (6.38%) Juniper
6 3 (6.38%) Google
7 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.13%) hybris
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.13%) New Relic
8 1 (2.13%) Apple
Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 7 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Medical Etc
Posted: 9 days ago