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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Parallels Plesk Panel
Rank 826 794 856
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +62
Permanent jobs citing Plesk 40 81 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.078% 0.027%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.57% 1.24% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 28
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,750 £37,650
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +18.11%

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
6966 6514 6173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.69% 6.25% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5123 4994
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Plesk Salary Histogram in the UK

Plesk
Top 19 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 29 January 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 -30 35 £40,000 +6.66% 4
South East -32 24 £42,000 -1.17% 2
Berkshire -21 22 £42,250 -0.58% 2
Slough -3 21 £42,000 +0.59% 2
London -5 7 £35,000 +27.27% 1
City of London +9 2 £36,250 +31.81%
North West -6 2 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Manchester -6 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Windsor - 2 £52,500 -
Leeds -4 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Reading -6 1 £45,000 +26.76%
West Yorkshire -22 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Yorkshire -27 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Crawley - 1 £26,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £26,000 -

Plesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 52 (85.25%) MySQL
2 43 (70.49%) Linux
3 38 (62.30%) cPanel
4 37 (60.66%) PHP
5 33 (54.10%) Apache
6 32 (52.46%) SQL Server
7 30 (49.18%) VMware
8 28 (45.90%) IIS
9 25 (40.98%) HTML
9 25 (40.98%) Webmin
10 24 (39.34%) nginx
10 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (37.70%) jQuery
11 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
12 21 (34.43%) Red Hat
13 20 (32.79%) CSS
13 20 (32.79%) WordPress
13 20 (32.79%) Ubuntu
14 19 (31.15%) SQL
15 16 (26.23%) CentOS
15 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
16 15 (24.59%) DNS
16 15 (24.59%) Windows
17 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (22.95%) CMS
18 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
18 13 (21.31%) vSphere
19 12 (19.67%) KVM
19 12 (19.67%) Photoshop
20 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005

Plesk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 33 (54.10%) Apache
2 28 (45.90%) IIS
3 24 (39.34%) nginx
4 20 (32.79%) WordPress
5 14 (22.95%) CMS
6 9 (14.75%) Drupal
6 9 (14.75%) Alfresco
7 5 (8.20%) ColdFusion
8 4 (6.56%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
9 2 (3.28%) Moodle
10 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.64%) Node.js
10 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (19.67%) Photoshop
3 10 (16.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (4.92%) MS Office
5 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.48%) SSL
4 4 (6.56%) Firewall
5 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 3 (4.92%) SSH
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) FTP
7 1 (1.64%) HTTP
7 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.64%) Telnet
7 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (85.25%) MySQL
2 32 (52.46%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.56%) Games
1 4 (6.56%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Linux Engineer
2 24 (39.34%) Support Engineer
3 21 (34.43%) Developer
4 19 (31.15%) Linux Support
4 19 (31.15%) Linux Support Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Web Designer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Linux Support
9 2 (3.28%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Junior
9 2 (3.28%) Graduate
9 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) HTML
2 23 (37.70%) jQuery
3 20 (32.79%) CSS
4 11 (18.03%) HTML5
4 11 (18.03%) CSS3
5 10 (16.39%) Flash
6 9 (14.75%) Ajax
7 7 (11.48%) Web Services
8 5 (8.20%) XML
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.20%) .NET
9 4 (6.56%) SOAP
9 4 (6.56%) LESS
9 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (4.92%) Sass
10 3 (4.92%) JSON
10 3 (4.92%) LAMP
11 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.28%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Replication
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
4 4 (6.56%) iPhone
5 2 (3.28%) Social Media
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 43 (70.49%) Linux
2 20 (32.79%) Ubuntu
3 16 (26.23%) CentOS
4 15 (24.59%) Windows
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
6 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.56%) Android
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) SUSE
8 1 (1.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.84%) Migration
1 6 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (6.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (6.56%) Web Development
3 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.92%) Database Tuning
5 2 (3.28%) SEO
5 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.28%) Content Management
5 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.28%) OO
6 1 (1.64%) OO PHP
6 1 (1.64%) UX Design
6 1 (1.64%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (1.64%) ITIL
6 1 (1.64%) ERP
6 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.64%) B2B
6 1 (1.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) PHP
2 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) Perl
4 10 (16.39%) Python
5 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.56%) C#
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.64%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (39.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.31%) vSphere
3 12 (19.67%) KVM
4 9 (14.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.28%) Squid
6 2 (3.28%) Xen
7 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (62.30%) cPanel
2 25 (40.98%) Webmin
3 2 (3.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) VMware
2 21 (34.43%) Red Hat
3 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.39%) Adobe
5 6 (9.84%) Apple
6 3 (4.92%) Facebook
6 3 (4.92%) Twitter
6 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) Nortel
7 1 (1.64%) Avaya
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Zend
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