The table below looks at the statistics for Plesk skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Plesk 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
Parallels Plesk Panel
Rank 876 863 865
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Plesk 23 69 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.058% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.93% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 48 35
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £22,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%

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%

Plesk
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Plesk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Plesk
Salary Trend

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

Plesk Salary Trend in the UK

Plesk
Salary Histogram

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

Plesk Salary Histogram in the UK

Plesk
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Plesk 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
England -13 23 £32,500 +8.33% 4
South East +7 12 £32,500 -13.90% 3
Berkshire -13 12 £32,500 -13.90% 2
Yorkshire +11 8 - -
West Yorkshire +5 8 - -
Huddersfield - 8 - -
Slough +3 6 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £32,500 - 1
North West - 2 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
London -2 1 £25,000 -13.04%

Plesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 46 (74.19%) MySQL
2 44 (70.97%) cPanel
3 43 (69.35%) Linux
4 37 (59.68%) PHP
5 32 (51.61%) Webmin
6 30 (48.39%) Apache
7 28 (45.16%) HTML
8 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
8 27 (43.55%) jQuery
9 26 (41.94%) WordPress
9 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
9 26 (41.94%) IIS
10 25 (40.32%) CSS
11 23 (37.10%) Ubuntu
12 22 (35.48%) VMware
13 20 (32.26%) CMS
13 20 (32.26%) DNS
13 20 (32.26%) Red Hat
13 20 (32.26%) Photoshop
13 20 (32.26%) nginx
14 19 (30.65%) HTML5
14 19 (30.65%) SQL
14 19 (30.65%) Windows
14 19 (30.65%) CentOS
15 17 (27.42%) CSS3
16 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (22.58%) Degree
18 13 (20.97%) Web Development
18 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2005

Plesk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 30 (48.39%) Apache
2 26 (41.94%) WordPress
2 26 (41.94%) IIS
3 20 (32.26%) nginx
3 20 (32.26%) CMS
4 13 (20.97%) Drupal
4 13 (20.97%) Alfresco
5 4 (6.45%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.23%) Node.js
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Photoshop
2 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (12.90%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
4 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.23%) Dropbox
2 2 (3.23%) Google Drive
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) DNS
2 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.90%) SSL
4 7 (11.29%) VPN
5 6 (9.68%) FTP
6 2 (3.23%) DHCP
6 2 (3.23%) Firewall
6 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.61%) LAN
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (74.19%) MySQL
2 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
3 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 12 (19.35%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Games
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (32.26%) Support Engineer
4 16 (25.81%) Web Developer
4 16 (25.81%) Linux Support
4 16 (25.81%) Linux Support Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Junior
6 8 (12.90%) Junior Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Web Designer
9 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Designer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Linux Support
10 2 (3.23%) Interactive Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) HTML
2 27 (43.55%) jQuery
3 25 (40.32%) CSS
4 19 (30.65%) HTML5
5 17 (27.42%) CSS3
6 12 (19.35%) Flash
7 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (11.29%) Ajax
9 6 (9.68%) Web Services
10 5 (8.06%) XML
10 5 (8.06%) .NET
10 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.45%) SOAP
11 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (4.84%) PhoneGap
13 2 (3.23%) Sencha Touch
13 2 (3.23%) Adobe AIR
13 2 (3.23%) LESS
14 1 (1.61%) Apache Cordova
14 1 (1.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) Replication
3 5 (8.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) iPhone
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Linux
2 23 (37.10%) Ubuntu
3 19 (30.65%) CentOS
3 19 (30.65%) Windows
4 11 (17.74%) Apple iOS
4 11 (17.74%) Android
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Web Development
2 12 (19.35%) Migration
3 10 (16.13%) SEO
3 10 (16.13%) Android Development
3 10 (16.13%) iOS Development
4 6 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.23%) Content Management
8 2 (3.23%) OO
8 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.61%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.61%) ERP
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.61%) B2B
9 1 (1.61%) Project Management
9 1 (1.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) PHP
2 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 19 (30.65%) SQL
4 11 (17.74%) Python
5 10 (16.13%) Perl
6 6 (9.68%) C#
7 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.23%) C
9 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
2 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (17.74%) vSphere
3 9 (14.52%) VMware ESX
4 8 (12.90%) KVM
5 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (70.97%) cPanel
2 32 (51.61%) Webmin
3 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) VMware
2 20 (32.26%) Red Hat
3 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.13%) Adobe
5 3 (4.84%) Apple
5 3 (4.84%) Facebook
5 3 (4.84%) Twitter
6 2 (3.23%) Sencha
6 2 (3.23%) Google
7 1 (1.61%) Zend
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) Nortel
7 1 (1.61%) Avaya
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago