Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Monitoring
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 656 551
Rank change year-on-year +53 -105 -2
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 606 568 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.37% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 370 449 733
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,675 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,875 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.42% +2.89% +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 137,386 154,630 163,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.48% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110,229 123,197 136,930
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +1 221 £55,000 +4.76% 30
South East +129 184 £56,500 +66.18% 14
East of England +104 97 £55,000 -8.33% 9
North of England -58 48 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Midlands +6 35 £40,000 -11.11% 6
North West -14 27 £48,638 +21.59% 10
West Midlands +29 25 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South West +3 20 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Yorkshire -21 18 £37,500 -6.25% 5
East Midlands +4 10 £26,500 -47.00% 1
North East -15 3 £30,000 +4.35% 2
Performance Monitoring
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 268 (44.22%) Windows
2 220 (36.30%) SQL
3 199 (32.84%) Microsoft
4 190 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
5 183 (30.20%) Java
6 167 (27.56%) SQL Server
7 163 (26.90%) Linux
8 155 (25.58%) Unix
8 155 (25.58%) Oracle
9 133 (21.95%) Degree
9 133 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
10 122 (20.13%) ITIL
11 119 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 113 (18.65%) PowerShell
12 113 (18.65%) Windows Server
13 111 (18.32%) JavaScript
14 109 (17.99%) DevOps
14 109 (17.99%) Application Performance Monitoring
15 106 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
16 102 (16.83%) Continuous Improvement
17 99 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
18 98 (16.17%) Active Directory
19 94 (15.51%) Ansible
20 93 (15.35%) Performance Tuning
21 91 (15.02%) VMware
22 89 (14.69%) Puppet
23 88 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
24 83 (13.70%) Data Architecture
25 80 (13.20%) SDLC
25 80 (13.20%) Finance

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 72 (11.88%) IIS
2 55 (9.08%) JBoss
3 52 (8.58%) Apache
4 44 (7.26%) Tomcat
5 30 (4.95%) Confluence
6 29 (4.79%) WebLogic
7 24 (3.96%) SharePoint
8 23 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (3.80%) GlassFish
9 21 (3.47%) CMS
10 19 (3.14%) WordPress
11 17 (2.81%) nginx
12 14 (2.31%) Apache Solr
13 12 (1.98%) MS Exchange
14 10 (1.65%) Drupal
15 8 (1.32%) WebSphere
16 7 (1.16%) Jetty
17 6 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
18 5 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
19 4 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Documaker
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.17%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 133 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (9.74%) SaaS
4 56 (9.24%) GitHub
5 46 (7.59%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (5.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 33 (5.45%) IaaS
8 29 (4.79%) Office 365
9 25 (4.13%) PaaS
10 20 (3.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 18 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (1.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (1.65%) CloudFront
12 10 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (1.49%) Route 53
14 8 (1.32%) Mimecast
14 8 (1.32%) npm
15 5 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 73 (12.05%) TCP/IP
2 60 (9.90%) DNS
3 51 (8.42%) Firewall
4 41 (6.77%) LAN
5 35 (5.78%) SAN
6 34 (5.61%) WAN
7 32 (5.28%) HTTP
8 31 (5.12%) DHCP
9 22 (3.63%) Internet
10 20 (3.30%) ICMP
10 20 (3.30%) SNMP
11 16 (2.64%) SSL
12 14 (2.31%) MPLS
12 14 (2.31%) Network Security
13 13 (2.15%) iSCSI
13 13 (2.15%) Wireless
14 12 (1.98%) ATM
15 11 (1.82%) Ethernet
15 11 (1.82%) NAS
16 10 (1.65%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (27.56%) SQL Server
2 72 (11.88%) Oracle Database
3 54 (8.91%) Relational Database
4 40 (6.60%) RDBMS
5 38 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (6.27%) MySQL
6 25 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (3.63%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (3.30%) DB2
10 20 (3.30%) NoSQL
10 20 (3.30%) SQL Server 2016
11 19 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (2.64%) MongoDB
13 16 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (2.15%) Power BI
15 12 (1.98%) Big Data
15 12 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 64 (10.56%) Jenkins
3 59 (9.74%) JIRA
4 28 (4.62%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 23 (3.80%) Subversion
7 19 (3.14%) Gerrit
8 18 (2.97%) Selenium
9 12 (1.98%) Metasploit
10 11 (1.82%) Jasmine
10 11 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
11 10 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.49%) PEAR
12 9 (1.49%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.32%) Bower
13 8 (1.32%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.32%) Grunt
13 8 (1.32%) gulp
14 7 (1.16%) git-flow
14 7 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 80 (13.20%) Finance
2 37 (6.11%) Retail
3 18 (2.97%) Banking
4 17 (2.81%) Games
5 13 (2.15%) Legal
5 13 (2.15%) Publishing
5 13 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.16%) Marketing
7 5 (0.83%) Back Office
7 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.66%) Billing
8 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.50%) Advertising
9 3 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Local Government
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 130 (21.45%) Developer
2 72 (11.88%) Analyst
3 65 (10.73%) Senior Developer
4 62 (10.23%) DBA
5 48 (7.92%) Security Engineer
6 43 (7.10%) Administrator
7 39 (6.44%) Support Analyst
8 38 (6.27%) Applications Support
9 37 (6.11%) SQL DBA
10 28 (4.62%) Lead Developer
11 27 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
11 27 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 26 (4.29%) Lead DevOps
13 23 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 23 (3.80%) Support Engineer
14 21 (3.47%) Applications Support Analyst
15 20 (3.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 20 (3.30%) Consultant
15 20 (3.30%) Infrastructure Support
16 19 (3.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (11.88%) .NET
2 67 (11.06%) WPF
3 45 (7.43%) AngularJS
4 40 (6.60%) HTML
4 40 (6.60%) Node.js
5 34 (5.61%) CSS
6 25 (4.13%) Middleware
7 22 (3.63%) Web Services
8 15 (2.48%) Elastic Stack
8 15 (2.48%) RESTful
8 15 (2.48%) XML
9 13 (2.15%) LDAP
10 12 (1.98%) SOAP
10 12 (1.98%) WCF
11 11 (1.82%) Express
12 8 (1.32%) ASP.NET
12 8 (1.32%) Gherkin
12 8 (1.32%) REST
12 8 (1.32%) VCL
12 8 (1.32%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (11.39%) Security Operations Centre
3 58 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
3 58 (9.57%) Management Information System
4 34 (5.61%) Data Centre
4 34 (5.61%) Replication
5 31 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
7 25 (4.13%) Private Cloud
8 23 (3.80%) Clustering
9 19 (3.14%) Computer Science
9 19 (3.14%) Fintech
10 12 (1.98%) PKI
11 11 (1.82%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.82%) User Experience
12 8 (1.32%) Mainframe
12 8 (1.32%) SWIFT
13 7 (1.16%) Analytical Mindset
14 5 (0.83%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 5 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 268 (44.22%) Windows
2 163 (26.90%) Linux
3 155 (25.58%) Unix
4 113 (18.65%) Windows Server
5 44 (7.26%) Apple iOS
5 44 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (3.96%) Solaris
8 19 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (2.81%) Kali Linux
9 17 (2.81%) Mac OS X
10 16 (2.64%) Windows 7
11 15 (2.48%) Windows 10
12 13 (2.15%) CentOS
13 12 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (1.65%) Debian
15 7 (1.16%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.83%) AIX
16 5 (0.83%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (31.35%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (20.13%) ITIL
3 109 (17.99%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 109 (17.99%) DevOps
4 106 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
5 102 (16.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 93 (15.35%) Performance Tuning
7 88 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
8 83 (13.70%) Data Architecture
9 80 (13.20%) SDLC
10 72 (11.88%) Security Architecture
11 71 (11.72%) Identity Access Management
12 70 (11.55%) SIEM
12 70 (11.55%) Software Delivery
13 69 (11.39%) Security Operations
14 68 (11.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 68 (11.22%) Project Management
14 68 (11.22%) Waterfall
15 64 (10.56%) Process Improvement
16 60 (9.90%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 220 (36.30%) SQL
2 183 (30.20%) Java
3 113 (18.65%) PowerShell
4 111 (18.32%) JavaScript
5 76 (12.54%) C#
6 69 (11.39%) Python
7 53 (8.75%) Shell Script
8 37 (6.11%) T-SQL
9 36 (5.94%) Bash Shell
10 31 (5.12%) PHP
11 23 (3.80%) Perl
12 17 (2.81%) Ruby
13 15 (2.48%) Go
14 11 (1.82%) ES6
15 9 (1.49%) Korn
15 9 (1.49%) VBScript
16 8 (1.32%) JCL
16 8 (1.32%) REXX
17 4 (0.66%) AWK
17 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (21.95%) Degree
2 51 (8.42%) SSCP
3 42 (6.93%) GIAC
4 39 (6.44%) CompTIA Security+
5 37 (6.11%) CISSP
6 34 (5.61%) CISA
6 34 (5.61%) CISM
6 34 (5.61%) CSSLP
6 34 (5.61%) SANS
7 33 (5.45%) Security Cleared
8 22 (3.63%) SC Cleared
9 18 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (2.81%) CEH
10 17 (2.81%) GCIA
10 17 (2.81%) GCIH
10 17 (2.81%) GSEC
11 14 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (1.82%) CCNA
13 9 (1.49%) CCNP
14 8 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.09%) QA
2 38 (6.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (4.95%) SLA
4 17 (2.81%) GDPR
5 14 (2.31%) Data Quality
6 11 (1.82%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (1.65%) HIPAA
8 8 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 8 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.83%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.83%) PMO
10 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 98 (16.17%) Active Directory
2 64 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (8.42%) Docker
4 25 (4.13%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.82%) vSphere
7 8 (1.32%) Varnish
8 7 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.99%) RACF
10 5 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.83%) XenApp
11 4 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.50%) Firmware
12 3 (0.50%) Samba
12 3 (0.50%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.33%) NDS
13 2 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
13 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 94 (15.51%) Ansible
2 89 (14.69%) Puppet
3 71 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (6.44%) Nagios
5 29 (4.79%) SCOM
6 24 (3.96%) Kubernetes
7 21 (3.47%) BMC PATROL
8 20 (3.30%) Salt
9 17 (2.81%) Terraform
10 13 (2.15%) Nessus
10 13 (2.15%) Nmap
11 12 (1.98%) EMC NetWorker
12 9 (1.49%) Kibana
12 9 (1.49%) SCCM
12 9 (1.49%) WSUS
13 8 (1.32%) Packer
14 7 (1.16%) EnCase
14 7 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (1.16%) logstash
15 6 (0.99%) Grafana
Vendors
1 199 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 155 (25.58%) Oracle
3 91 (15.02%) VMware
4 51 (8.42%) Splunk
5 47 (7.76%) Citrix
6 44 (7.26%) Cisco
7 34 (5.61%) BMC
8 29 (4.79%) ServiceNow
9 27 (4.46%) EMC
10 26 (4.29%) HP
11 25 (4.13%) New Relic
12 19 (3.14%) Red Hat
13 18 (2.97%) SolarWinds
14 16 (2.64%) AppDynamics
14 16 (2.64%) McAfee
14 16 (2.64%) Sitecore
14 16 (2.64%) Symantec
15 15 (2.48%) Pega
16 14 (2.31%) Juniper
16 14 (2.31%) Sophos