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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pingdom
Rank 867 922 -
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 29 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.008% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.39% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
7361 7260 6567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.89% 6.15% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5888 5843 5128
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +72 29 £57,500 -
London +55 29 £57,500 -
City of London - 3 £57,500 -

Pingdom
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 38 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (60.53%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) .NET
3 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 21 (55.26%) Puppet
4 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (44.74%) Apache
5 17 (44.74%) Nagios
5 17 (44.74%) JIRA
5 17 (44.74%) ZABBIX
5 17 (44.74%) GitHub
6 16 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (42.11%) Firewall
7 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
7 15 (39.47%) HTML
7 15 (39.47%) SQL
7 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
7 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
7 15 (39.47%) HTML5
8 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
10 12 (31.58%) Windows
10 12 (31.58%) nginx
11 9 (23.68%) CentOS
11 9 (23.68%) MySQL
11 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
11 9 (23.68%) Analytics
11 9 (23.68%) Big Data

Pingdom
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (44.74%) Apache
2 12 (31.58%) nginx
3 8 (21.05%) IIS
4 5 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (10.53%) Node.js
5 4 (10.53%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) GitHub
2 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (21.05%) Rackspace Cloud
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (10.53%) Datadog
6 4 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (10.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) LDAP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) Big Data
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (10.53%) CouchDB
3 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) JIRA
2 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
3 8 (21.05%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
1 6 (15.79%) Spanish Language
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 15 (39.47%) HTML5
3 5 (13.16%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Blog
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) CentOS
4 8 (21.05%) UNIX
5 5 (13.16%) Android
5 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.68%) Big Data Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
4 8 (21.05%) MVC
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Open Source
5 7 (18.42%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) B2C
7 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
4 8 (21.05%) Python
4 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
6 4 (10.53%) Perl
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 4 (10.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CCNP
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (55.26%) Puppet
2 17 (44.74%) Nagios
2 17 (44.74%) ZABBIX
3 16 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (13.16%) HAProxy
5 4 (10.53%) StatsD
5 4 (10.53%) Cacti
5 4 (10.53%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.05%) New Relic
2 8 (21.05%) Incapsula
3 4 (10.53%) SaltStack
3 4 (10.53%) AppDynamics
3 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.53%) Google
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds