The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pingdom
Rank 899 - 894
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.084% - 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £49,000 - £49,250
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7158 6765 6055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.11% 6.22% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5747 5404 4934
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%

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
Top 5 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 25 July 2014. 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 - 6 £49,000 -
London - 5 £49,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
Fordingbridge - 1 - -

Pingdom
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (100.00%) New Relic
2 14 (93.33%) Nagios
3 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (86.67%) IIS
3 13 (86.67%) Apache
4 8 (53.33%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (53.33%) Rackspace Cloud
4 8 (53.33%) Incapsula
5 7 (46.67%) Hudson
5 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 7 (46.67%) ZABBIX
5 7 (46.67%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (46.67%) qmail
5 7 (46.67%) Xen
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (46.67%) HTTP
5 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (46.67%) VPN
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco

Pingdom
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) IIS
1 13 (86.67%) Apache
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
3 6 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) VLAN
2 7 (46.67%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (46.67%) LDAP
2 7 (46.67%) HTTP
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Hudson
2 7 (46.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blog
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Debian
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (46.67%) Xen
1 7 (46.67%) qmail
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (93.33%) Nagios
3 7 (46.67%) ZABBIX
4 6 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) New Relic
2 8 (53.33%) Incapsula
3 7 (46.67%) JBoss
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Rackspace