Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Prometheus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Prometheus over the 6 months to 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 388 630 695
Rank change year-on-year +242 +65 +279
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 684 219 415
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.76% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.48% 1.99% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 452 161 327
10th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £44,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £55,453
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £83,125
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +3.57%

Prometheus is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,263 10,990 17,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.02% 14.24% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10,950 8,856 13,410
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £33,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +6.36%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Prometheus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Prometheus in England.

Salary trend for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Prometheus in England over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Prometheus within the England region over the 6 months to 15 June 2021. 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 +144 436 £80,000 -5.88% 71
North of England +59 108 £60,000 - 17
Yorkshire +27 71 £60,000 +4.35% 8
Midlands -6 37 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East +18 36 £72,500 +38.10% 9
North West +4 36 £60,000 - 9
West Midlands -8 32 £65,000 +8.33% 3
South West -35 29 £57,500 +15.00% 3
East of England +11 28 £57,500 +53.33% 4
North East - 1 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 - 2
Prometheus
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, IT jobs citing Prometheus 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 Prometheus.

1 527 (77.05%) Kubernetes
2 476 (69.59%) Grafana
3 450 (65.79%) DevOps
4 442 (64.62%) Docker
5 435 (63.60%) AWS
6 428 (62.57%) Python
7 403 (58.92%) Terraform
8 286 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
8 286 (41.81%) Jenkins
9 279 (40.79%) Infrastructure as Code
10 278 (40.64%) Linux
11 260 (38.01%) Ansible
12 258 (37.72%) Azure
13 229 (33.48%) Go
14 227 (33.19%) Microservices
15 225 (32.89%) Java
16 211 (30.85%) SQL
17 176 (25.73%) GitLab
18 175 (25.58%) Bash Shell
19 165 (24.12%) Puppet
19 165 (24.12%) C#
20 156 (22.81%) Redis
21 152 (22.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
22 151 (22.08%) Elastic Stack
22 151 (22.08%) PostgreSQL
23 150 (21.93%) Configuration Management
24 146 (21.35%) Opscode Chef
25 138 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
26 137 (20.03%) Finance
27 135 (19.74%) GCP

Prometheus
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 96 (14.04%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (6.87%) Apache
3 28 (4.09%) Apache Airflow
4 22 (3.22%) nginx
5 19 (2.78%) Apache Spark
6 16 (2.34%) Confluence
7 9 (1.32%) IIS
7 9 (1.32%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.02%) CloudStack
10 6 (0.88%) Traefik
11 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.29%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.15%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 8 (1.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 435 (63.60%) AWS
2 258 (37.72%) Azure
3 135 (19.74%) GCP
3 135 (19.74%) Serverless
4 89 (13.01%) Amazon EKS
5 83 (12.13%) Amazon ECS
6 81 (11.84%) Datadog
7 71 (10.38%) Pulumi
8 66 (9.65%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 47 (6.87%) GitHub
10 43 (6.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 43 (6.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 41 (5.99%) IaaS
12 35 (5.12%) Amazon EC2
13 34 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
13 34 (4.97%) PaaS
13 34 (4.97%) Slack
14 31 (4.53%) AWS Lambda
15 23 (3.36%) Amazon S3
15 23 (3.36%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.09%) TCP/IP
2 26 (3.80%) Firewall
3 25 (3.65%) HTTP
4 16 (2.34%) DNS
5 14 (2.05%) Network Security
5 14 (2.05%) VPN
6 12 (1.75%) Broadband
6 12 (1.75%) Internet
7 10 (1.46%) DHCP
8 9 (1.32%) FTP
8 9 (1.32%) Multicast
8 9 (1.32%) tcpdump
9 8 (1.17%) IPsec
9 8 (1.17%) VLAN
10 7 (1.02%) SMTP
11 6 (0.88%) DSL
11 6 (0.88%) IMAP
11 6 (0.88%) OpenVPN
12 5 (0.73%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (22.81%) Redis
2 151 (22.08%) PostgreSQL
3 116 (16.96%) MySQL
4 104 (15.20%) NoSQL
5 92 (13.45%) MongoDB
6 73 (10.67%) MariaDB
7 64 (9.36%) Azure SQL Database
8 54 (7.89%) Big Data
9 40 (5.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 28 (4.09%) InfluxDB
10 28 (4.09%) SQL Server
11 27 (3.95%) BigQuery
12 22 (3.22%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (2.49%) Event Store
15 15 (2.19%) Hadoop
16 14 (2.05%) Amazon Redshift
17 13 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (1.90%) Relational Database
18 12 (1.75%) CockroachDB
Development Applications
1 286 (41.81%) Jenkins
2 176 (25.73%) GitLab
3 117 (17.11%) Git (software)
4 62 (9.06%) Artifactory
5 58 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 46 (6.73%) JIRA
7 37 (5.41%) CircleCI
8 30 (4.39%) Maven
9 27 (3.95%) Gradle
10 26 (3.80%) SonarQube
11 20 (2.92%) TeamCity
12 19 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (1.75%) Selenium
14 11 (1.61%) Bitbucket
14 11 (1.61%) MSBuild
14 11 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (1.02%) git-flow
15 7 (1.02%) PyCharm
16 6 (0.88%) Spinnaker
General
1 137 (20.03%) Finance
2 98 (14.33%) Social Skills
3 56 (8.19%) Banking
4 32 (4.68%) Retail
5 27 (3.95%) Public Sector
6 24 (3.51%) Games
7 21 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (2.63%) Financial Institution
9 15 (2.19%) Marketing
9 15 (2.19%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.17%) Advertising
10 8 (1.17%) Automotive
11 7 (1.02%) Billing
11 7 (1.02%) Electronics
11 7 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.02%) Public Speaking
12 6 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
12 6 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.88%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 259 (37.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 95 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
3 88 (12.87%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 85 (12.43%) Azure Engineer
5 83 (12.13%) Site Engineer
6 77 (11.26%) Python Engineer
7 72 (10.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 58 (8.48%) Azure DevOps
9 53 (7.75%) Platform Engineer
10 51 (7.46%) Senior DevOps
10 51 (7.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 42 (6.14%) Developer
12 40 (5.85%) Cloud Engineer
13 34 (4.97%) AWS DevOps
14 31 (4.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 28 (4.09%) Software Engineer
16 24 (3.51%) Scala Engineer
17 23 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
18 21 (3.07%) Architect
18 21 (3.07%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (22.08%) Elastic Stack
2 100 (14.62%) .NET
3 85 (12.43%) Kafka
4 73 (10.67%) Web Services
5 65 (9.50%) RabbitMQ
6 53 (7.75%) React
7 51 (7.46%) .NET Core
8 48 (7.02%) gRPC
9 43 (6.29%) Node.js
10 42 (6.14%) Protocol Buffers
11 39 (5.70%) REST
12 37 (5.41%) .NET Framework
12 37 (5.41%) Spring Boot
13 35 (5.12%) AngularJS
14 32 (4.68%) Redux
15 31 (4.53%) Spring
16 27 (3.95%) ActiveMQ
17 22 (3.22%) Akka
17 22 (3.22%) Apache Beam
18 19 (2.78%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 83 (12.13%) Cloud Native
2 69 (10.09%) Linux Command Line
3 66 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (3.65%) Algorithms
5 19 (2.78%) Robotics
5 19 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.49%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 14 (2.05%) Private Cloud
9 13 (1.90%) Social Media
9 13 (1.90%) User Experience
10 9 (1.32%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.17%) Clustering
12 7 (1.02%) Over-the-Top Content
13 6 (0.88%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.73%) PKI
15 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.44%) CMDB
15 3 (0.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 278 (40.64%) Linux
2 88 (12.87%) Windows
3 54 (7.89%) Unix
4 53 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (5.56%) CentOS
6 16 (2.34%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (1.90%) Windows Server 2019
8 11 (1.61%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.32%) Debian
10 7 (1.02%) VMS
11 5 (0.73%) Android
11 5 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (65.79%) DevOps
2 286 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (40.79%) Infrastructure as Code
4 227 (33.19%) Microservices
5 152 (22.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 150 (21.93%) Configuration Management
7 138 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
8 135 (19.74%) Observability
9 116 (16.96%) Open Source
10 111 (16.23%) Analytics
11 102 (14.91%) Software Engineering
12 91 (13.30%) Continuous Delivery
13 90 (13.16%) Deployment Automation
14 88 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
15 87 (12.72%) Fintech
16 85 (12.43%) TDD
17 74 (10.82%) Machine Learning
18 73 (10.67%) Test Automation
19 71 (10.38%) Mentoring
20 66 (9.65%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 428 (62.57%) Python
2 229 (33.48%) Go
3 225 (32.89%) Java
4 211 (30.85%) SQL
5 175 (25.58%) Bash Shell
6 165 (24.12%) C#
7 128 (18.71%) PowerShell
8 107 (15.64%) Ruby
9 91 (13.30%) JavaScript
10 86 (12.57%) TypeScript
11 77 (11.26%) PHP
12 64 (9.36%) Groovy
13 40 (5.85%) Scala
14 39 (5.70%) Rust
15 25 (3.65%) Kotlin
16 18 (2.63%) C
17 16 (2.34%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.90%) C++
19 11 (1.61%) F#
20 7 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 38 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 34 (4.97%) Degree
4 31 (4.53%) AWS Certification
5 16 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.90%) RHCE
6 13 (1.90%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.58%) OSCE
8 4 (0.58%) OSCP
9 1 (0.15%) CCIE
9 1 (0.15%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (0.15%) CCNP
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.15%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.15%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.41%) PSD2
2 26 (3.80%) GDPR
3 9 (1.32%) QA
4 7 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.88%) NIST
6 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.58%) SLA
6 4 (0.58%) SOC 1
6 4 (0.58%) SOC 2
System Software
1 442 (64.62%) Docker
2 30 (4.39%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.75%) LXC
6 7 (1.02%) ISA Server
6 7 (1.02%) NFS
6 7 (1.02%) vSphere
7 6 (0.88%) Ceph
8 5 (0.73%) Firmware
9 4 (0.58%) KVM
10 3 (0.44%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.44%) Xen
11 2 (0.29%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.15%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.15%) iptables
12 1 (0.15%) Squid
12 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 527 (77.05%) Kubernetes
2 476 (69.59%) Grafana
3 403 (58.92%) Terraform
4 260 (38.01%) Ansible
5 165 (24.12%) Puppet
6 146 (21.35%) Opscode Chef
7 62 (9.06%) Graphite
8 49 (7.16%) Consul
9 40 (5.85%) Packer
10 30 (4.39%) Istio
11 29 (4.24%) ZABBIX
12 26 (3.80%) Nagios
13 23 (3.36%) Graylog
13 23 (3.36%) Kibana
13 23 (3.36%) Rancher
14 19 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
15 16 (2.34%) Icinga
16 13 (1.90%) Opsview
17 11 (1.61%) logstash
18 10 (1.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 78 (11.40%) New Relic
2 76 (11.11%) Splunk
3 65 (9.50%) Google
3 65 (9.50%) SaltStack
4 57 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 26 (3.80%) Atlassian
5 26 (3.80%) Red Hat
6 25 (3.65%) Oracle
7 23 (3.36%) VMware
8 15 (2.19%) PagerDuty
9 12 (1.75%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.61%) AppDynamics
10 11 (1.61%) Dynatrace
11 8 (1.17%) Cisco
11 8 (1.17%) IBM
11 8 (1.17%) SAP
12 5 (0.73%) Dell
12 5 (0.73%) EMC
12 5 (0.73%) HP
12 5 (0.73%) NetApp