Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Monitoring
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 632 540 558
Rank change year-on-year -92 +18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 574 777 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 394 591 724
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,875 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 146,172 145,440 170,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.83% 90.50% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 118,504 120,201 143,133
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -67 207 £50,000 -9.09% 34
North of England +1 125 £41,000 -8.89% 13
Midlands -8 93 £46,250 +8.82% 12
South East -132 71 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North West +4 69 £40,750 -14.21% 6
East of England +19 61 £60,000 +62.16% 8
East Midlands +17 49 £50,500 +18.82% 1
West Midlands -16 44 £44,500 -1.11% 11
Yorkshire +5 43 £42,500 -5.56% 6
South West -23 17 £32,500 -5.80% 2
North East -11 15 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Performance Monitoring
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 250 (43.55%) SQL
2 222 (38.68%) Windows
3 211 (36.76%) SQL Server
4 147 (25.61%) Microsoft
5 144 (25.09%) Linux
6 126 (21.95%) Finance
7 120 (20.91%) Performance Tuning
8 118 (20.56%) ITIL
9 116 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
10 115 (20.03%) Agile Software Development
11 113 (19.69%) DevOps
12 102 (17.77%) PowerShell
13 100 (17.42%) Oracle
14 97 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
15 93 (16.20%) Windows Server
16 87 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
17 84 (14.63%) Cisco
18 79 (13.76%) Active Directory
18 79 (13.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
18 79 (13.76%) Capacity Planning
19 77 (13.41%) Firewall
20 76 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
20 76 (13.24%) Python
21 73 (12.72%) Unix
22 72 (12.54%) Degree
23 64 (11.15%) Java
23 64 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
24 63 (10.98%) TCP/IP
24 63 (10.98%) High Availability
25 62 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement

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 25 (4.36%) Confluence
2 22 (3.83%) OpenStack
3 19 (3.31%) IIS
3 19 (3.31%) WebLogic
4 18 (3.14%) MS Exchange
5 17 (2.96%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.79%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.92%) SAS
8 9 (1.57%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.22%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.05%) JBoss
12 5 (0.87%) Apache
13 4 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.52%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.61%) Documaker
2 6 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 116 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (16.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (7.49%) SaaS
4 30 (5.23%) GitHub
5 28 (4.88%) IaaS
6 24 (4.18%) Office 365
7 23 (4.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (3.83%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (3.31%) PaaS
10 12 (2.09%) Amazon S3
11 11 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (1.92%) Serverless
12 8 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (1.22%) Google App Engine
13 7 (1.22%) Google Compute Engine
14 6 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (13.41%) Firewall
2 63 (10.98%) TCP/IP
3 56 (9.76%) DNS
4 52 (9.06%) WAN
5 51 (8.89%) LAN
6 43 (7.49%) DHCP
7 33 (5.75%) HTTP
8 28 (4.88%) SSL
9 27 (4.70%) ICMP
9 27 (4.70%) SAN
10 24 (4.18%) MPLS
10 24 (4.18%) OSPF
10 24 (4.18%) SNMP
11 22 (3.83%) VoIP
12 20 (3.48%) Network Security
13 19 (3.31%) HTTPS
13 19 (3.31%) SMTP
14 18 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (3.14%) SSH
15 17 (2.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (36.76%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (9.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (9.23%) Oracle Database
5 50 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (8.54%) MySQL
7 37 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (6.27%) MongoDB
9 34 (5.92%) Relational Database
10 31 (5.40%) NoSQL
11 28 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (4.18%) RDBMS
13 23 (4.01%) SQL Server 2014
14 20 (3.48%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (2.79%) OLAP
17 15 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
17 15 (2.61%) Big Data
18 13 (2.26%) OLAP Cube
19 12 (2.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (9.41%) Jenkins
2 45 (7.84%) JIRA
3 35 (6.10%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.79%) Gerrit
5 15 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.05%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.87%) Liquibase
10 4 (0.70%) JMeter
10 4 (0.70%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.70%) Toad
10 4 (0.70%) WebLOAD
11 3 (0.52%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.35%) Subversion
12 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 126 (21.95%) Finance
2 53 (9.23%) Retail
3 40 (6.97%) Games
4 27 (4.70%) Marketing
5 22 (3.83%) Banking
6 15 (2.61%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.26%) Legal
8 12 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.74%) Back Office
10 8 (1.39%) Advertising
10 8 (1.39%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.87%) Law
12 4 (0.70%) Electronics
12 4 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.17%) Front Office
15 1 (0.17%) International Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Local Government
15 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (15.51%) DBA
2 69 (12.02%) Analyst
3 58 (10.10%) Administrator
4 56 (9.76%) Developer
5 49 (8.54%) SQL DBA
6 45 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 41 (7.14%) Network Engineer
8 29 (5.05%) Applications Support
9 28 (4.88%) Support Analyst
10 26 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (4.36%) SQL Server DBA
12 23 (4.01%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
14 19 (3.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 19 (3.31%) Operations Engineer
14 19 (3.31%) Senior DevOps
14 19 (3.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 18 (3.14%) Data Analyst
15 18 (3.14%) Security Engineer
16 17 (2.96%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.06%) Web Services
2 40 (6.97%) Middleware
3 39 (6.79%) .NET
4 24 (4.18%) RESTful
5 16 (2.79%) ASP.NET
5 16 (2.79%) HTML
5 16 (2.79%) SOAP
5 16 (2.79%) YAML
6 14 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 12 (2.09%) CSS
8 9 (1.57%) SAML
9 8 (1.39%) Node.js
10 7 (1.22%) J2EE
10 7 (1.22%) jQuery
10 7 (1.22%) Kafka
10 7 (1.22%) LDAP
10 7 (1.22%) REST
11 6 (1.05%) OAuth
11 6 (1.05%) WPF
12 4 (0.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (9.58%) Data Centre
3 49 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 44 (7.67%) Replication
5 36 (6.27%) Clustering
6 28 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (4.53%) Security Operations Centre
8 23 (4.01%) NHS
9 22 (3.83%) Management Information System
10 19 (3.31%) Data Structures
11 18 (3.14%) Algorithms
12 16 (2.79%) User Experience
13 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.74%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.74%) Virtual Team
14 9 (1.57%) Fintech
14 9 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
15 8 (1.39%) Public Cloud
16 7 (1.22%) N-Tier
17 6 (1.05%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 222 (38.68%) Windows
2 144 (25.09%) Linux
3 93 (16.20%) Windows Server
4 73 (12.72%) Unix
5 49 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (4.53%) CentOS
9 23 (4.01%) Ubuntu
10 21 (3.66%) Android
11 19 (3.31%) Solaris
11 19 (3.31%) Windows 10
12 15 (2.61%) Windows 7
13 13 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.39%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.39%) Debian
15 7 (1.22%) CoreOS
15 7 (1.22%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.05%) AIX
16 6 (1.05%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (20.91%) Performance Tuning
2 118 (20.56%) ITIL
3 115 (20.03%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (19.69%) DevOps
5 79 (13.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 79 (13.76%) Capacity Planning
6 76 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 64 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (10.98%) High Availability
9 62 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 49 (8.54%) Configuration Management
11 47 (8.19%) Test Automation
12 44 (7.67%) Project Management
13 43 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
14 39 (6.79%) Migration
14 39 (6.79%) Scrum
15 37 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (5.92%) SDLC
17 32 (5.57%) Change Management
17 32 (5.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 250 (43.55%) SQL
2 102 (17.77%) PowerShell
3 76 (13.24%) Python
4 64 (11.15%) Java
5 62 (10.80%) JavaScript
6 58 (10.10%) T-SQL
7 50 (8.71%) Shell Script
8 45 (7.84%) PHP
9 44 (7.67%) C#
10 30 (5.23%) Bash Shell
11 24 (4.18%) Perl
12 22 (3.83%) Ruby
13 13 (2.26%) VBA
14 12 (2.09%) C
15 10 (1.74%) VB
16 9 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.57%) VBScript
17 8 (1.39%) R
18 7 (1.22%) MATLAB
19 4 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 72 (12.54%) Degree
2 48 (8.36%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (7.49%) CCNA
4 36 (6.27%) CCNP
5 30 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (3.31%) MCSE
8 13 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.74%) MCITP
10 9 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
11 8 (1.39%) AWS Certification
11 8 (1.39%) PhD
12 7 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (1.22%) GCIA
12 7 (1.22%) GSEC
12 7 (1.22%) MCP
12 7 (1.22%) MCSA
12 7 (1.22%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.67%) SLA
2 12 (2.09%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.74%) QA
5 6 (1.05%) GDPR
6 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.52%) GCP
8 2 (0.35%) MiFID
8 2 (0.35%) PMO
9 1 (0.17%) IFRS
9 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 79 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 45 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.92%) Docker
4 24 (4.18%) Firmware
5 20 (3.48%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.79%) vSphere
7 15 (2.61%) Samba
7 15 (2.61%) VirtualBox
8 10 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.22%) Ceph
10 5 (0.87%) BitLocker
10 5 (0.87%) HDFS
10 5 (0.87%) XenApp
11 4 (0.70%) SRDF
11 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (10.10%) Puppet
2 57 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (8.54%) Ansible
4 19 (3.31%) Nagios
5 16 (2.79%) SCCM
5 16 (2.79%) vRealize
6 15 (2.61%) Kubernetes
6 15 (2.61%) Rancher
6 15 (2.61%) Sysdig
7 14 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
8 13 (2.26%) ITRS Geneos
9 11 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
10 10 (1.74%) FortiGate
11 8 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
11 8 (1.39%) Data Guard
11 8 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (1.39%) Terraform
12 6 (1.05%) EnCase
13 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 147 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 100 (17.42%) Oracle
3 84 (14.63%) Cisco
4 56 (9.76%) VMware
5 47 (8.19%) HP
6 34 (5.92%) ServiceNow
7 29 (5.05%) Splunk
8 26 (4.53%) AppDynamics
9 25 (4.36%) Google
9 25 (4.36%) Red Hat
10 24 (4.18%) CheckPoint
11 20 (3.48%) New Relic
12 19 (3.31%) BMC
13 18 (3.14%) Citrix
13 18 (3.14%) IBM
14 17 (2.96%) Juniper
14 17 (2.96%) SolarWinds
15 16 (2.79%) Extreme Networks
16 15 (2.61%) Intel
16 15 (2.61%) WorldPay