The table below looks at the statistics for Pingdom skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pingdom over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pingdom
Rank 877 923 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 22 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.008% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -
UK excluding London average salary - £31,000 -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7626 7405 6625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.88% 6.24% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6072 5853 5102
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

Pingdom
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Pingdom Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pingdom
Salary Trend

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

Pingdom Salary Trend in the UK

Pingdom
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pingdom over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Pingdom Salary Histogram in the UK

Pingdom
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pingdom within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
London +46 22 £55,000 - 1
England +46 22 £55,000 +77.41% 1
City of London - 1 £57,500 -

Pingdom
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Pingdom 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 Pingdom.

1 30 (96.77%) DevOps
2 21 (67.74%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) .NET
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) JIRA
4 16 (51.61%) Linux
4 16 (51.61%) Puppet
5 15 (48.39%) GitHub
6 14 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (45.16%) nginx
6 14 (45.16%) Apache
6 14 (45.16%) Nagios
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
7 13 (41.94%) HTML
7 13 (41.94%) SQL
7 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
7 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (41.94%) HTML5
8 12 (38.71%) ZABBIX
8 12 (38.71%) Firewall
8 12 (38.71%) Windows
9 10 (32.26%) Open Source
10 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
11 8 (25.81%) IIS
11 8 (25.81%) UNIX
11 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.81%) MVC

Pingdom
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Pingdom 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 Pingdom. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (45.16%) Apache
1 14 (45.16%) nginx
2 8 (25.81%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) Jetty
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) GitHub
2 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (25.81%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (6.45%) Datadog
5 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) NAS
2 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Big Data
3 6 (19.35%) MySQL
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) CouchDB
5 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) JIRA
2 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (12.90%) Subversion
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Spanish Language
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Open Source
2 8 (25.81%) Blog
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.45%) Replication
6 1 (3.23%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) UNIX
4 4 (12.90%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
3 8 (25.81%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (22.58%) Big Data Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) B2C
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Python
5 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.68%) Ruby
7 2 (6.45%) Scala
7 2 (6.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNP
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.45%) Varnish
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.45%) iptables
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Puppet
2 14 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (45.16%) Nagios
3 12 (38.71%) ZABBIX
4 2 (6.45%) Cacti
4 2 (6.45%) Zenoss
4 2 (6.45%) StatsD
4 2 (6.45%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.23%) logstash
5 1 (3.23%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) New Relic
1 8 (25.81%) Incapsula
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
4 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Compuware
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) EMC
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Zend
5 1 (3.23%) F5