Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Monitoring
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 647 527 536
Rank change year-on-year -120 +9 +29
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 578 795 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.54% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 471 629 794
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £29,225
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 146,535 147,560 175,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.54% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 119,840 122,505 147,346
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,804
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -22 264 £50,500 -12.17% 26
North of England +4 122 £38,000 -5.00% 17
Midlands 0 73 £45,000 +2.86% 14
North West -31 64 £38,000 -7.88% 5
South East -121 64 £31,000 -22.50% 10
Yorkshire +32 48 £38,750 -3.13% 10
West Midlands +9 41 £35,000 -17.65% 9
East Midlands +22 33 £55,000 +23.60% 5
East of England -20 31 £60,000 +41.18% 13
South West -10 24 £39,000 +20.00% 4
North East -24 12 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Performance Monitoring
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 259 (44.81%) SQL
2 233 (40.31%) Windows
3 201 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 187 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 155 (26.82%) ITIL
6 150 (25.95%) Linux
7 137 (23.70%) Finance
8 123 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
9 122 (21.11%) Firewall
10 110 (19.03%) Windows Server
11 100 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 98 (16.96%) Active Directory
13 97 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
14 94 (16.26%) T-SQL
15 88 (15.22%) Oracle
16 84 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
17 82 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
18 78 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
19 77 (13.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 75 (12.98%) Disaster Recovery
21 74 (12.80%) SLA
22 71 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 71 (12.28%) PowerShell
23 69 (11.94%) Unix
24 68 (11.76%) TCP/IP
25 67 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
26 66 (11.42%) DevOps
27 62 (10.73%) Cisco
28 61 (10.55%) Degree
29 57 (9.86%) Problem Management

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 42 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.46%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.11%) JBoss
3 18 (3.11%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.77%) Apache
5 12 (2.08%) OpenStack
6 11 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.90%) IIS
7 10 (1.73%) Confluence
8 9 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.56%) SAS
9 7 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.69%) CMS
10 4 (0.69%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.52%) Camtasia
5 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (3.46%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.52%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM On Demand
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 100 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (6.23%) Office 365
4 24 (4.15%) SaaS
5 19 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (3.29%) GitHub
6 17 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (2.25%) IaaS
8 13 (2.25%) PaaS
9 12 (2.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (2.08%) Google App Engine
9 12 (2.08%) Google Compute Engine
10 7 (1.21%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.52%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 122 (21.11%) Firewall
2 68 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 51 (8.82%) WAN
4 48 (8.30%) LAN
5 47 (8.13%) DNS
6 46 (7.96%) SAN
7 38 (6.57%) DHCP
8 23 (3.98%) HTTP
9 22 (3.81%) Internet
10 20 (3.46%) SMS
10 20 (3.46%) VoIP
11 19 (3.29%) MPLS
12 16 (2.77%) Network Security
13 15 (2.60%) SSL
13 15 (2.60%) VLAN
14 14 (2.42%) Unified Communications
15 13 (2.25%) BGP
15 13 (2.25%) ICMP
15 13 (2.25%) NAS
15 13 (2.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 77 (13.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (6.40%) NoSQL
6 37 (6.40%) SQL Server 2014
7 35 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (6.06%) MySQL
8 33 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
9 31 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (4.67%) Oracle Database
11 26 (4.50%) Power BI
12 21 (3.63%) MongoDB
13 19 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (2.42%) Relational Database
15 12 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (1.73%) PowerPivot
16 10 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 41 (7.09%) Jenkins
2 24 (4.15%) JIRA
3 14 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.25%) TeamCity
5 8 (1.38%) Bitbucket
5 8 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (1.38%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.04%) Subversion
7 5 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.69%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.69%) Toad
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.35%) Ant
10 2 (0.35%) dotTrace
10 2 (0.35%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.35%) NuGet
10 2 (0.35%) WebPagetest
11 1 (0.17%) Gradle
General
1 137 (23.70%) Finance
2 31 (5.36%) Retail
3 28 (4.84%) Marketing
4 21 (3.63%) Banking
4 21 (3.63%) Games
5 19 (3.29%) Law
6 16 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.25%) Legal
7 13 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.90%) Mandarin Language
9 9 (1.56%) Advertising
9 9 (1.56%) Back Office
10 8 (1.38%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.87%) Electronics
12 4 (0.69%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.52%) Front Office
13 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Billing
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
15 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (16.44%) DBA
2 88 (15.22%) Analyst
3 74 (12.80%) Administrator
4 52 (9.00%) Applications Support
4 52 (9.00%) SQL DBA
5 47 (8.13%) Developer
6 43 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 43 (7.44%) Support Analyst
7 36 (6.23%) Applications Support Analyst
8 31 (5.36%) SQL Server DBA
9 28 (4.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 26 (4.50%) Network Engineer
11 23 (3.98%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (3.29%) SQL Analyst
13 19 (3.29%) SQL Support Analyst
13 19 (3.29%) Support Engineer
14 18 (3.11%) Infrastructure Manager
15 17 (2.94%) Oracle Analyst
15 17 (2.94%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.86%) Web Services
2 34 (5.88%) J2EE
3 18 (3.11%) Middleware
4 17 (2.94%) .NET
5 14 (2.42%) HTML
6 9 (1.56%) CSS
7 7 (1.21%) Hibernate
8 6 (1.04%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.04%) JSON
9 4 (0.69%) AppFabric
9 4 (0.69%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.69%) Django
9 4 (0.69%) Regular Expression
9 4 (0.69%) REST
9 4 (0.69%) SOAP
9 4 (0.69%) XML
10 3 (0.52%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.52%) DHTML
10 3 (0.52%) Node.js
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 97 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.48%) Clustering
3 38 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 37 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 33 (5.71%) Replication
6 27 (4.67%) Client/Server
6 27 (4.67%) N-Tier
7 24 (4.15%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 14 (2.42%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.42%) Hedge funds
9 12 (2.08%) User Experience
10 11 (1.90%) BBC
10 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Licensing
11 9 (1.56%) Fintech
11 9 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
12 8 (1.38%) PKI
13 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (1.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 233 (40.31%) Windows
2 150 (25.95%) Linux
3 110 (19.03%) Windows Server
4 69 (11.94%) Unix
5 67 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (9.86%) Windows 7
7 39 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (6.57%) Windows 10
9 36 (6.23%) Ubuntu
10 27 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (2.25%) Debian
12 12 (2.08%) CoreOS
13 11 (1.90%) CentOS
14 9 (1.56%) Solaris
14 9 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 9 (1.56%) VMS
15 7 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (1.04%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.87%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.87%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (26.82%) ITIL
2 123 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
3 82 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
4 78 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (12.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 66 (11.42%) DevOps
7 57 (9.86%) Capacity Planning
7 57 (9.86%) Problem Management
8 55 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 50 (8.65%) ETL
10 47 (8.13%) Test Automation
11 45 (7.79%) High Availability
12 41 (7.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 40 (6.92%) Coaching
14 39 (6.75%) Configuration Management
15 37 (6.40%) Scrum
16 35 (6.06%) Migration
17 32 (5.54%) Patch Management
18 31 (5.36%) Software Engineering
19 29 (5.02%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (44.81%) SQL
2 94 (16.26%) T-SQL
3 71 (12.28%) PowerShell
4 56 (9.69%) Python
5 47 (8.13%) VB
6 46 (7.96%) Shell Script
7 42 (7.27%) Java
8 35 (6.06%) JavaScript
9 24 (4.15%) C#
10 22 (3.81%) Perl
11 21 (3.63%) PHP
12 17 (2.94%) Bash Shell
12 17 (2.94%) Ruby
13 14 (2.42%) X++
14 13 (2.25%) VBScript
15 10 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.21%) C
16 7 (1.21%) Tcl
17 6 (1.04%) VBA
18 3 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 61 (10.55%) Degree
2 36 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (5.36%) CCNA
5 21 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (3.29%) CCNP
7 15 (2.60%) MCITP
8 14 (2.42%) MCSE
9 8 (1.38%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.21%) MCP
11 6 (1.04%) GCIA
11 6 (1.04%) GCIH
11 6 (1.04%) GSEC
11 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (1.04%) SSCP
12 5 (0.87%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.87%) CCA
12 5 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (12.80%) SLA
2 10 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.56%) QA
4 4 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.69%) GCP
5 1 (0.17%) IFRS
5 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 98 (16.96%) Active Directory
2 51 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 23 (3.98%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (3.81%) Docker
6 12 (2.08%) Ceph
6 12 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.38%) Firmware
7 8 (1.38%) vSphere
8 7 (1.21%) iptables
8 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.87%) NFS
9 5 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.69%) SRDF
10 4 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.69%) Veritas File System
11 3 (0.52%) XenApp
12 2 (0.35%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 42 (7.27%) Puppet
2 34 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 27 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (4.15%) Ansible
5 18 (3.11%) Kubernetes
6 17 (2.94%) SCCM
7 9 (1.56%) Data Guard
7 9 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (1.56%) SCOM
8 8 (1.38%) Graphite
9 7 (1.21%) FortiGate
9 7 (1.21%) WSUS
10 6 (1.04%) Ambari
10 6 (1.04%) Grafana
10 6 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (1.04%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.04%) Prometheus
10 6 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (1.04%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.87%) Consul
Vendors
1 187 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 88 (15.22%) Oracle
3 62 (10.73%) Cisco
4 57 (9.86%) VMware
5 32 (5.54%) Siebel
6 27 (4.67%) Juniper
7 20 (3.46%) Sun
8 19 (3.29%) Brocade
8 19 (3.29%) CheckPoint
8 19 (3.29%) Citrix
8 19 (3.29%) F5
8 19 (3.29%) Google
9 18 (3.11%) OpenText
10 15 (2.60%) HP
11 14 (2.42%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.08%) SAP
12 12 (2.08%) Splunk
13 11 (1.90%) NetApp
13 11 (1.90%) New Relic
14 10 (1.73%) Veritas