The table below looks at the statistics for Pingdom skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pingdom over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pingdom
UK
Rank 857 921 937
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +16
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 2 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.028% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Median salary £43,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £33,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £65,000 £60,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £33,000 -
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -

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
7083 7758 7689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.43% 7.83% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5832 6321 6149
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,766 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Pingdom
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Pingdom as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pingdom within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 2 £43,750 -20.45%
London +49 1 £45,000 -18.18%
South West +11 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Bath +2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Somerset -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%

Pingdom
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Pingdom also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Pingdom.

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) Splunk
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) New Relic
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 5 (62.50%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Qualys
4 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) JBoss
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) KVM
4 4 (50.00%) Graylog
4 4 (50.00%) Check_MK
4 4 (50.00%) iptables
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (50.00%) Confluence

Pingdom
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) Confluence
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) WordPress
5 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (25.00%) CloudFront
2 2 (25.00%) GitHub
2 2 (25.00%) Route 53
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Infinispan
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Managed Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) HornetQ
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
1 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Web Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (12.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
1 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) iptables
1 4 (50.00%) KVM
2 3 (37.50%) Gluster
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 4 (50.00%) Check_MK
3 4 (50.00%) Graylog
3 4 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Terraform
5 1 (12.50%) Grafana
5 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) New Relic
1 5 (62.50%) Splunk
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (25.00%) PagerDuty
4 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Dynatrace
4 1 (12.50%) Infobright
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) VMware