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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pingdom
Rank 921 930 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 14 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.007% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.093% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 - -

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
7692 7494 6990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.59% 7.04% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6235 5984 5420
Average salary £50,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Pingdom Salary Histogram in the UK

Pingdom
Top 8 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 12 February 2016. 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
England +24 11 £55,000 -
London +11 10 £55,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £33,000 -
County Antrim - 3 £33,000 -
Belfast - 3 £33,000 -
Bath - 1 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Pingdom
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) DevOps
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (50.00%) Nagios
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) MySQL
5 8 (33.33%) JIRA
5 8 (33.33%) New Relic
6 7 (29.17%) GitHub
6 7 (29.17%) Fintech
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (29.17%) CentOS
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (29.17%) HTML5
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) Java
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
7 6 (25.00%) HTTP
7 6 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) Apache
7 6 (25.00%) LAMP
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Pingdom
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
3 3 (12.50%) nginx
3 3 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Jetty
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) GitHub
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.50%) Joyent
4 2 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
5 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.17%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) HTTP
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) SMTP
4 3 (12.50%) SNMP
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 2 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 2 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) FTP
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.17%) IPsec
6 1 (4.17%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (25.00%) Big Data
5 3 (12.50%) Redis
6 1 (4.17%) Infinispan
6 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.33%) Hudson
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) DevOps Administrator
4 7 (29.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
5 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 6 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) HTML5
3 6 (25.00%) LAMP
4 5 (20.83%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) HornetQ
7 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (4.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Fintech
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) CentOS
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Debian
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) DevOps
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Clojure
6 1 (4.17%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) RHCE
2 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Varnish
2 3 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) BIND 9
3 2 (8.33%) KVM
3 2 (8.33%) qmail
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) Gluster
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) oVirt
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Nagios
2 6 (25.00%) Ansible
2 6 (25.00%) Cobbler
2 6 (25.00%) Graphite
2 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (25.00%) Salt
2 6 (25.00%) yum
3 5 (20.83%) Grafana
3 5 (20.83%) Icinga
4 4 (16.67%) Cacti
5 3 (12.50%) logstash
5 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (12.50%) Rsyslog
5 3 (12.50%) ZABBIX
6 1 (4.17%) Check_MK
6 1 (4.17%) Graylog
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) New Relic
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 4 (16.67%) Dell
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Akamai
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) SaltStack
6 1 (4.17%) AppDynamics
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Percona
6 1 (4.17%) Qualys
6 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) Splunk