Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Performance Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Monitoring
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 638 614 573
Rank change year-on-year -24 -41 -3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 598 662 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 343 492 734
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,100 £33,280 £30,075
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Performance Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 144,408 152,231 169,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.15% 91.50% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 115,883 122,017 143,258
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Performance Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in England

Performance Monitoring
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in England.

Salary trend for Performance Monitoring in England

Performance Monitoring
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in England over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Monitoring in England

Performance Monitoring
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the England region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 202 £53,000 -3.64% 29
South East +6 123 £52,500 +16.67% 10
East of England +96 107 £50,000 +25.79% 10
North of England -51 83 £45,000 - 8
Midlands +12 72 £45,000 - 10
North West +1 42 £47,500 - 6
West Midlands +17 38 £44,500 -1.11% 9
East Midlands +20 34 £50,500 +18.82% 1
Yorkshire -39 30 £42,173 -6.28% 1
North East -10 11 £30,000 -7.69% 1
South West -27 10 £30,000 -14.51% 1
Performance Monitoring
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 265 (44.31%) Windows
2 237 (39.63%) SQL
3 190 (31.77%) Microsoft
4 185 (30.94%) SQL Server
5 158 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 153 (25.59%) Linux
7 146 (24.41%) Oracle
8 138 (23.08%) Unix
9 136 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
9 136 (22.74%) DevOps
10 133 (22.24%) Java
11 126 (21.07%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 119 (19.90%) ITIL
13 116 (19.40%) Degree
14 115 (19.23%) Finance
15 107 (17.89%) Windows Server
16 105 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
17 102 (17.06%) Performance Tuning
17 102 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
18 99 (16.56%) PowerShell
19 95 (15.89%) VMware
20 91 (15.22%) JavaScript
21 86 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
22 82 (13.71%) Project Management
23 81 (13.55%) Cisco
24 79 (13.21%) Active Directory
24 79 (13.21%) .NET
24 79 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
25 78 (13.04%) Python
26 77 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 53 (8.86%) IIS
2 40 (6.69%) Confluence
3 34 (5.69%) JBoss
4 32 (5.35%) WebLogic
5 28 (4.68%) SharePoint
6 26 (4.35%) Apache
7 20 (3.34%) WebSphere
8 18 (3.01%) Tomcat
9 17 (2.84%) OpenStack
10 16 (2.68%) CMS
11 15 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (2.51%) MS Exchange
12 14 (2.34%) WordPress
13 12 (2.01%) nginx
14 11 (1.84%) GlassFish
15 9 (1.51%) Apache Spark
16 7 (1.17%) SAS
17 6 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (1.00%) Drupal
18 5 (0.84%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 39 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.84%) Documaker
2 8 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 136 (22.74%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (8.53%) SaaS
4 46 (7.69%) GitHub
5 43 (7.19%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (7.02%) IaaS
7 41 (6.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 28 (4.68%) Office 365
9 26 (4.35%) PaaS
10 16 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 14 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (2.17%) Amazon S3
12 13 (2.17%) CloudFront
13 8 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (1.34%) Mimecast
13 8 (1.34%) Serverless
14 7 (1.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (1.00%) Route 53
16 4 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 74 (12.37%) TCP/IP
2 61 (10.20%) Firewall
3 57 (9.53%) DNS
4 54 (9.03%) WAN
5 53 (8.86%) LAN
6 39 (6.52%) DHCP
7 34 (5.69%) HTTP
8 33 (5.52%) SAN
9 27 (4.52%) SNMP
9 27 (4.52%) SSL
10 25 (4.18%) ICMP
11 23 (3.85%) HTTPS
12 20 (3.34%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (3.34%) FTP
12 20 (3.34%) Network Security
12 20 (3.34%) SMTP
12 20 (3.34%) SSH
13 19 (3.18%) MPLS
14 18 (3.01%) IPsec
14 18 (3.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (30.94%) SQL Server
2 64 (10.70%) Oracle Database
3 53 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 51 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (7.36%) MySQL
6 39 (6.52%) RDBMS
7 38 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (4.85%) MongoDB
11 21 (3.51%) Big Data
12 20 (3.34%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (3.34%) NoSQL
12 20 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (2.17%) Hadoop
15 12 (2.01%) DB2
15 12 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 71 (11.87%) JIRA
2 66 (11.04%) Jenkins
3 61 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 28 (4.68%) Gerrit
5 19 (3.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 18 (3.01%) TeamCity
7 16 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (2.34%) Subversion
9 12 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (2.01%) Selenium
10 9 (1.51%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.34%) PEAR
12 7 (1.17%) LoadRunner
12 7 (1.17%) Metasploit
12 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.84%) JMeter
13 5 (0.84%) Liquibase
13 5 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.67%) WebLOAD
15 3 (0.50%) Jasmine
General
1 115 (19.23%) Finance
2 63 (10.54%) Retail
3 36 (6.02%) Games
4 21 (3.51%) Banking
5 16 (2.68%) Legal
6 12 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.84%) Marketing
8 9 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.34%) Publishing
10 6 (1.00%) Back Office
11 5 (0.84%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Billing
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Automotive
13 2 (0.33%) Law
13 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.17%) International Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Local Government
14 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (15.05%) Developer
2 71 (11.87%) DBA
3 65 (10.87%) Analyst
4 51 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 48 (8.03%) Administrator
6 47 (7.86%) Security Engineer
7 41 (6.86%) SQL DBA
8 35 (5.85%) Senior Developer
9 33 (5.52%) Support Analyst
10 32 (5.35%) Network Engineer
11 25 (4.18%) Applications Support
12 23 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
12 23 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 22 (3.68%) Lead Developer
14 19 (3.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 18 (3.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 17 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
16 17 (2.84%) Unix Support
17 16 (2.68%) 3rd Line Support
17 16 (2.68%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (13.21%) .NET
2 48 (8.03%) Web Services
3 40 (6.69%) WPF
4 35 (5.85%) AngularJS
4 35 (5.85%) Middleware
5 30 (5.02%) RESTful
6 25 (4.18%) HTML
7 24 (4.01%) Node.js
8 23 (3.85%) SOAP
9 22 (3.68%) CSS
9 22 (3.68%) YAML
10 20 (3.34%) ASP.NET
11 17 (2.84%) LDAP
12 13 (2.17%) REST
12 13 (2.17%) WCF
13 12 (2.01%) SAML
14 11 (1.84%) jQuery
15 10 (1.67%) Kafka
16 9 (1.51%) XML
17 8 (1.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 105 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (11.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 49 (8.19%) Data Centre
4 42 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 42 (7.02%) Replication
5 40 (6.69%) Management Information System
6 29 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.18%) NHS
8 18 (3.01%) User Experience
9 16 (2.68%) Fintech
9 16 (2.68%) Private Cloud
9 16 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (2.51%) Clustering
11 13 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
11 13 (2.17%) Public Cloud
12 12 (2.01%) PKI
13 11 (1.84%) Analytical Mindset
14 10 (1.67%) Virtual Team
15 9 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
16 8 (1.34%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 265 (44.31%) Windows
2 153 (25.59%) Linux
3 138 (23.08%) Unix
4 107 (17.89%) Windows Server
5 53 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (5.85%) Solaris
8 28 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (4.35%) CentOS
10 24 (4.01%) Apple iOS
11 22 (3.68%) Android
12 21 (3.51%) Windows 10
13 15 (2.51%) Windows 7
14 14 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (1.51%) AIX
16 8 (1.34%) Mac OS X
16 8 (1.34%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.34%) Windows XP
17 7 (1.17%) HPUX
17 7 (1.17%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (22.74%) DevOps
3 126 (21.07%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 119 (19.90%) ITIL
5 102 (17.06%) Performance Tuning
6 86 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 82 (13.71%) Project Management
8 79 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
9 77 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 74 (12.37%) Capacity Planning
11 72 (12.04%) High Availability
12 70 (11.71%) Identity Access Management
13 68 (11.37%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (11.20%) Security Architecture
14 67 (11.20%) SIEM
15 66 (11.04%) Security Operations
16 65 (10.87%) SDLC
17 62 (10.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 50 (8.36%) Process Improvement
18 50 (8.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 237 (39.63%) SQL
2 133 (22.24%) Java
3 99 (16.56%) PowerShell
4 91 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 78 (13.04%) Python
6 73 (12.21%) C#
7 54 (9.03%) Shell Script
8 45 (7.53%) T-SQL
9 39 (6.52%) Bash Shell
9 39 (6.52%) PHP
10 22 (3.68%) Perl
11 16 (2.68%) Ruby
12 12 (2.01%) Go
13 9 (1.51%) VBA
14 7 (1.17%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.17%) R
15 6 (1.00%) C
15 6 (1.00%) JCL
15 6 (1.00%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 116 (19.40%) Degree
2 43 (7.19%) GIAC
3 37 (6.19%) SSCP
4 35 (5.85%) CISSP
5 34 (5.69%) CISA
5 34 (5.69%) CISM
6 33 (5.52%) CCNP
6 33 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (5.18%) CCNA
8 29 (4.85%) CompTIA Security+
8 29 (4.85%) CSSLP
8 29 (4.85%) SANS
9 19 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
10 17 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (2.34%) Security Cleared
12 13 (2.17%) CREST Certified
12 13 (2.17%) GCFA
12 13 (2.17%) GCFE
12 13 (2.17%) GREM
12 13 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.69%) QA
2 39 (6.52%) SLA
3 19 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.01%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.51%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.34%) GDPR
7 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.50%) MiFID
8 3 (0.50%) PMO
9 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 74 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (7.86%) Docker
4 21 (3.51%) Firmware
5 19 (3.18%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.84%) Samba
6 17 (2.84%) VirtualBox
7 16 (2.68%) vSphere
8 10 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.67%) XenApp
9 6 (1.00%) RACF
10 5 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.67%) HDFS
11 4 (0.67%) NDS
11 4 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.50%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.50%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 75 (12.54%) Ansible
2 71 (11.87%) Puppet
3 69 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (5.02%) Nagios
5 17 (2.84%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.84%) Rancher
5 17 (2.84%) Sysdig
5 17 (2.84%) vRealize
6 15 (2.51%) Terraform
7 13 (2.17%) EnCase
8 12 (2.01%) Failover Clustering
8 12 (2.01%) Salt
8 12 (2.01%) SCCM
9 11 (1.84%) BMC PATROL
10 10 (1.67%) SCOM
10 10 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
11 9 (1.51%) EMC NetWorker
12 8 (1.34%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (1.34%) Nessus
12 8 (1.34%) Nmap
Vendors
1 190 (31.77%) Microsoft
2 146 (24.41%) Oracle
3 95 (15.89%) VMware
4 81 (13.55%) Cisco
5 51 (8.53%) HP
6 47 (7.86%) ServiceNow
7 36 (6.02%) BMC
7 36 (6.02%) Splunk
8 35 (5.85%) AppDynamics
8 35 (5.85%) Citrix
9 34 (5.69%) New Relic
10 33 (5.52%) Red Hat
11 27 (4.52%) SolarWinds
12 23 (3.85%) EMC
12 23 (3.85%) IBM
13 19 (3.18%) Extreme Networks
13 19 (3.18%) Google
14 18 (3.01%) CheckPoint
15 17 (2.84%) Intel
15 17 (2.84%) McAfee