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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Parallels Plesk Panel
Rank 875 827 866
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +39
Permanent jobs citing Plesk 22 72 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.066% 0.028%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 1.10% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 68 21
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +10.29%

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
7790 6534 6577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.85% 5.99% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 5279 5379
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Plesk Salary Histogram in the UK

Plesk
Top 16 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 31 October 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
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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 -69 21 £32,000 -14.66% 3
South East -13 10 £30,500 -18.66% 1
Berkshire +11 8 £30,500 -18.66% 1
Slough -2 7 £30,500 -18.66%
South West -33 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bristol - 5 £35,000 - 1
London +1 3 £32,000 -32.63%
West Sussex +1 2 £27,000 -
Crawley -6 2 £27,000 -
West Midlands -22 2 £26,500 +17.77%
Telford - 2 £26,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,500 -
City of London +29 1 £42,500 -5.55%
West Yorkshire -24 1 £19,000 -24.75%
Leeds -30 1 £19,000 -24.75%
Yorkshire -39 1 £19,000 -24.75%

Plesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 37 (80.43%) MySQL
1 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 25 (54.35%) PHP
3 20 (43.48%) DNS
4 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 19 (41.30%) HTML
5 17 (36.96%) Apache
6 16 (34.78%) Red Hat
7 15 (32.61%) Windows
8 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 14 (30.43%) CSS
8 14 (30.43%) VMware
8 14 (30.43%) jQuery
8 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (28.26%) SSL
10 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
11 10 (21.74%) IIS
11 10 (21.74%) LAMP
11 10 (21.74%) HTML5
11 10 (21.74%) CSS3
12 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
13 8 (17.39%) SSH
13 8 (17.39%) Drupal
13 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
14 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
14 7 (15.22%) Web Services
14 7 (15.22%) CentOS
14 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
14 7 (15.22%) Content Management

Plesk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 17 (36.96%) Apache
2 10 (21.74%) IIS
3 8 (17.39%) Drupal
4 6 (13.04%) WordPress
4 6 (13.04%) nginx
5 5 (10.87%) Alfresco
5 5 (10.87%) ColdFusion
6 4 (8.70%) Node.js
7 3 (6.52%) CMS
8 2 (4.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) PaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Jelastic
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) DNS
2 13 (28.26%) SSL
3 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.39%) SSH
5 6 (13.04%) Internet
6 5 (10.87%) VPN
7 4 (8.70%) FTP
8 2 (4.35%) HTTP
8 2 (4.35%) Telnet
8 2 (4.35%) Firewall
8 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (80.43%) MySQL
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Support Engineer
2 17 (36.96%) Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) Linux Support
3 13 (28.26%) Linux Support Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) PHP Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Designer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Web Designer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Server Support
8 3 (6.52%) Junior
8 3 (6.52%) Server Support Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Web Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) HTML
2 14 (30.43%) CSS
2 14 (30.43%) jQuery
3 10 (21.74%) HTML5
3 10 (21.74%) CSS3
3 10 (21.74%) LAMP
4 7 (15.22%) Web Services
5 5 (10.87%) .NET
6 3 (6.52%) Ajax
6 3 (6.52%) Flash
7 2 (4.35%) JSON
7 2 (4.35%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.35%) SOAP
7 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.35%) Sass
7 2 (4.35%) LESS
7 2 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Replication
1 4 (8.70%) iPhone
2 2 (4.35%) Social Media
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.22%) CentOS
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
8 4 (8.70%) Android
9 2 (4.35%) UNIX
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.35%) SUSE
9 2 (4.35%) Debian
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
1 7 (15.22%) Content Management
2 5 (10.87%) Web Development
3 4 (8.70%) Web Design
3 4 (8.70%) OOP
4 3 (6.52%) OO
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) Release Management
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL
5 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) TDD
6 1 (2.17%) MVC
6 1 (2.17%) Scrum
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.17%) BDD
6 1 (2.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) PHP
2 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
4 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 3 (6.52%) PHP5
5 3 (6.52%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) C
5 3 (6.52%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.52%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) Xen
2 6 (13.04%) KVM
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 14 (30.43%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Apple
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.52%) Adobe
6 2 (4.35%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco
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