The table below looks at the statistics for SmokePing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SmokePing over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmokePing
Rank 943 956 985
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +29
Permanent jobs citing SmokePing 11 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.11% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Median salary £57,500 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 -

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
8395 7874 7686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.18% 7.14% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6811 6230 6096
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.76%

SmokePing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SmokePing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

SmokePing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SmokePing
Salary Trend

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

SmokePing Salary Trend in the UK

SmokePing
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SmokePing within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 11 £57,500 +31.42% 3
London 0 5 £57,500 -11.53% 1
South East - 5 - -
Reading - 5 - -
Berkshire - 5 - -
City of London +43 2 £56,250 -13.46%
North West +23 1 - - 2
Manchester - 1 - - 2

SmokePing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SmokePing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SmokePing.

1 17 (85.00%) Nagios
2 15 (75.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco
4 12 (60.00%) Open Source
5 11 (55.00%) Cacti
5 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (55.00%) OSPF
5 11 (55.00%) WAN
6 10 (50.00%) LAN
6 10 (50.00%) Python
6 10 (50.00%) VPN
6 10 (50.00%) Juniper
6 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) Wireless
8 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 8 (40.00%) F5
9 7 (35.00%) iptables
9 7 (35.00%) DNS
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (35.00%) Unix
9 7 (35.00%) Windows
9 7 (35.00%) MySQL
9 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (35.00%) Degree
9 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (30.00%) Banking
10 6 (30.00%) LDAP
10 6 (30.00%) NFS

SmokePing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) OSPF
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) Wireless
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) LDAP
6 6 (30.00%) MRTG
6 6 (30.00%) SNMP
7 5 (25.00%) 802.11
7 5 (25.00%) BGP
7 5 (25.00%) HSRP
7 5 (25.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) VRRP
7 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Emacs
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) PMI
4 4 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Open Source
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Logistics
2 5 (25.00%) Network Design
2 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (25.00%) Network Planning
2 5 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) iptables
2 6 (30.00%) NFS
3 5 (25.00%) pfSense
4 3 (15.00%) Openswan
4 3 (15.00%) Squid
4 3 (15.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Nagios
2 11 (55.00%) Cacti
3 5 (25.00%) RANCID
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (15.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (15.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (5.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Juniper
2 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (40.00%) F5
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Aruba
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 5 (25.00%) Splunk
5 5 (25.00%) Stonesoft
5 5 (25.00%) Sun
6 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
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