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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 412 374 622
Rank change year-on-year -38 +248 +80
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 1,241 756 211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.83% 0.80% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.70% 4.55% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 352 469 154
10th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
25th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £62,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
75th Percentile £96,938 £95,000 £90,938
90th Percentile £110,000 £106,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%

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 26,384 16,607 10,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.71% 17.57% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12,631 11,377 8,646
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £68,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.38% +4.00% +7.20%

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 30 June 2022.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -57 918 £80,000 - 41
North of England -39 154 £74,589 +24.32% 15
North West +33 144 £74,589 +24.32% 10
South East -53 59 £76,250 +8.93% 12
South West -12 48 £77,500 +34.78% 5
Midlands -59 36 £76,250 +17.31% 10
West Midlands -59 31 £75,000 +15.38% 6
East of England -101 15 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Yorkshire -123 10 £67,500 +12.50% 4
East Midlands - 5 £80,000 - 4
Prometheus
UK

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 1,066 (85.90%) Kubernetes
2 923 (74.38%) AWS
3 898 (72.36%) Docker
4 848 (68.33%) DevOps
5 720 (58.02%) Terraform
6 712 (57.37%) Grafana
7 692 (55.76%) Python
8 672 (54.15%) Linux
9 654 (52.70%) CI/CD
10 600 (48.35%) Agile
11 551 (44.40%) Ansible
12 505 (40.69%) Azure
13 478 (38.52%) GCP
14 475 (38.28%) Infrastructure as Code
15 473 (38.11%) Java
16 461 (37.15%) Jenkins
17 415 (33.44%) Microservices
18 378 (30.46%) Software Engineering
19 372 (29.98%) Elastic Stack
20 358 (28.85%) Configuration Management
21 339 (27.32%) Bash
22 334 (26.91%) Observability
23 323 (26.03%) Go
24 316 (25.46%) Continuous Integration
25 302 (24.34%) Finance
26 295 (23.77%) Puppet
27 290 (23.37%) Splunk
28 280 (22.56%) Elasticsearch
29 276 (22.24%) Kafka
30 258 (20.79%) SQL

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 69 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 58 (4.67%) Confluence
3 55 (4.43%) nginx
4 49 (3.95%) Apache
5 43 (3.46%) OpenStack
6 18 (1.45%) Apache Airflow
7 15 (1.21%) Commerce Server
8 13 (1.05%) Apache Pulsar
9 10 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.40%) Ethereum
10 5 (0.40%) Traefik
11 4 (0.32%) IIS
11 4 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.081%) CMS
13 1 (0.081%) Hyperledger
13 1 (0.081%) JBoss
13 1 (0.081%) Luigi
13 1 (0.081%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.081%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.081%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 923 (74.38%) AWS
2 505 (40.69%) Azure
3 478 (38.52%) GCP
4 246 (19.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 210 (16.92%) Serverless
6 200 (16.12%) GitHub
7 193 (15.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 188 (15.15%) Amazon S3
9 150 (12.09%) Amazon ECS
10 121 (9.75%) AWS Lambda
11 114 (9.19%) SaaS
12 98 (7.90%) Azure DevOps
13 94 (7.57%) Amazon Kinesis
14 92 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
15 74 (5.96%) Amazon EKS
16 70 (5.64%) Datadog
17 68 (5.48%) GitHub Actions
18 66 (5.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 53 (4.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 46 (3.71%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 83 (6.69%) HTTP
2 80 (6.45%) DNS
3 46 (3.71%) TCP/IP
4 39 (3.14%) Firewall
5 38 (3.06%) DHCP
6 32 (2.58%) WebEx
7 28 (2.26%) Broadband
8 22 (1.77%) VLAN
9 21 (1.69%) SSH
10 19 (1.53%) FTP
10 19 (1.53%) IPsec
11 18 (1.45%) VPN
12 16 (1.29%) Internet
12 16 (1.29%) Network Security
13 14 (1.13%) DSL
14 11 (0.89%) FIX Connectivity
15 5 (0.40%) SAN
16 4 (0.32%) 5G
17 3 (0.24%) NetScaler
17 3 (0.24%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (22.56%) Elasticsearch
2 209 (16.84%) NoSQL
3 167 (13.46%) MySQL
4 161 (12.97%) PostgreSQL
5 133 (10.72%) Redis
6 124 (9.99%) DynamoDB
7 117 (9.43%) MongoDB
8 106 (8.54%) Big Data
9 76 (6.12%) Amazon Athena
10 71 (5.72%) InfluxDB
11 65 (5.24%) Amazon RDS
11 65 (5.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 59 (4.75%) SQL Server
13 47 (3.79%) Amazon Aurora
14 46 (3.71%) Hadoop
15 39 (3.14%) Neo4j
16 37 (2.98%) Power BI
17 32 (2.58%) BigQuery
18 30 (2.42%) Tableau
19 29 (2.34%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 461 (37.15%) Jenkins
2 246 (19.82%) Git (software)
3 204 (16.44%) GitLab
4 162 (13.05%) Travis CI
5 155 (12.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 152 (12.25%) TeamCity
7 133 (10.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 124 (9.99%) IBM UrbanCode
9 94 (7.57%) JIRA
10 75 (6.04%) CircleCI
11 52 (4.19%) SonarQube
12 51 (4.11%) Cypress.io
13 48 (3.87%) Bitbucket
14 47 (3.79%) Maven
15 40 (3.22%) webpack
16 39 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 39 (3.14%) Jaeger
17 35 (2.82%) Gradle
18 21 (1.69%) Selenium
19 19 (1.53%) Subversion
General
1 302 (24.34%) Finance
2 200 (16.12%) Social Skills
3 140 (11.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 108 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 87 (7.01%) Banking
6 84 (6.77%) Retail
7 58 (4.67%) Games
8 49 (3.95%) Marketing
9 42 (3.38%) Public Sector
10 40 (3.22%) Telecoms
11 37 (2.98%) Automotive
12 36 (2.90%) Advertising
13 30 (2.42%) Tech for Good
14 27 (2.18%) Law
15 20 (1.61%) Investment Banking
16 14 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (1.05%) Legal
18 12 (0.97%) Financial Institution
19 9 (0.73%) Electronics
19 9 (0.73%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 438 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 241 (19.42%) Software Engineer
3 158 (12.73%) Developer
4 116 (9.35%) Senior DevOps
5 109 (8.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 108 (8.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 95 (7.66%) Cloud Engineer
8 93 (7.49%) Senior Software Engineer
9 79 (6.37%) Site Engineer
10 75 (6.04%) Full Stack Developer
11 63 (5.08%) Platform Engineer
12 57 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
13 51 (4.11%) Senior Developer
14 49 (3.95%) AWS DevOps
15 45 (3.63%) Consultant
16 44 (3.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 44 (3.55%) Java Engineer
17 42 (3.38%) Java Software Engineer
18 36 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
19 30 (2.42%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (29.98%) Elastic Stack
2 276 (22.24%) Kafka
3 233 (18.78%) React
4 212 (17.08%) Node.js
5 209 (16.84%) REST
6 134 (10.80%) Spring
7 127 (10.23%) GraphQL
8 118 (9.51%) Spring Boot
9 108 (8.70%) Web Services
10 106 (8.54%) gRPC
11 78 (6.29%) HTML
12 76 (6.12%) .NET
13 69 (5.56%) AngularJS
14 64 (5.16%) CSS
15 60 (4.83%) RabbitMQ
16 57 (4.59%) HTML5
16 57 (4.59%) Redux
17 55 (4.43%) Loki
18 48 (3.87%) RESTful
19 46 (3.71%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 187 (15.07%) Cloud Native
2 120 (9.67%) Public Cloud
3 63 (5.08%) Algorithms
4 61 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 56 (4.51%) Linux Command Line
6 52 (4.19%) Blog
7 42 (3.38%) Management Information System
8 41 (3.30%) Sports Betting
9 39 (3.14%) Digital Media
10 37 (2.98%) Private Cloud
11 31 (2.50%) PlayStation
11 31 (2.50%) User Experience
12 28 (2.26%) Cyberattack
13 27 (2.18%) Video\Live Streaming
14 25 (2.01%) Hedge funds
14 25 (2.01%) Social Media
15 24 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
16 23 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
17 20 (1.61%) Clustering
18 17 (1.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 672 (54.15%) Linux
2 248 (19.98%) Windows
3 124 (9.99%) Mesosphere
4 83 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (5.72%) Unix
6 51 (4.11%) CentOS
7 25 (2.01%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.89%) Debian
10 10 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
11 8 (0.64%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.56%) Android
12 7 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.32%) Alpine Linux
13 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.16%) VMS
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.081%) Tizen
15 1 (0.081%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 848 (68.33%) DevOps
2 654 (52.70%) CI/CD
3 600 (48.35%) Agile
4 475 (38.28%) Infrastructure as Code
5 415 (33.44%) Microservices
6 378 (30.46%) Software Engineering
7 358 (28.85%) Configuration Management
8 334 (26.91%) Observability
9 316 (25.46%) Continuous Integration
10 243 (19.58%) Mentoring
11 232 (18.69%) TDD
12 217 (17.49%) Open Source
13 203 (16.36%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 200 (16.12%) Scrum
15 187 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
16 182 (14.67%) Test Automation
17 177 (14.26%) Continuous Delivery
18 169 (13.62%) Analytics
19 168 (13.54%) Continuous Deployment
20 152 (12.25%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 692 (55.76%) Python
2 473 (38.11%) Java
3 339 (27.32%) Bash
4 323 (26.03%) Go
5 258 (20.79%) SQL
6 239 (19.26%) JavaScript
7 188 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 117 (9.43%) Groovy
8 117 (9.43%) Ruby
9 83 (6.69%) C#
10 66 (5.32%) TypeScript
11 65 (5.24%) Scala
12 58 (4.67%) Rust
13 51 (4.11%) Shell Script
14 34 (2.74%) Kotlin
15 33 (2.66%) Perl
16 28 (2.26%) Clojure
17 16 (1.29%) ES6
18 15 (1.21%) ES7
18 15 (1.21%) ES8
Qualifications
1 94 (7.57%) Degree
2 58 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.22%) SC Cleared
4 34 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (0.81%) AWS Certification
6 8 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.32%) OCP
8 4 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.32%) PhD
9 3 (0.24%) MCSE
9 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.24%) RHCE
9 3 (0.24%) VCAP
9 3 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.081%) CCNA
11 1 (0.081%) CCNP
11 1 (0.081%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.081%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.48%) SLA
2 38 (3.06%) QA
3 19 (1.53%) SOC 2
4 18 (1.45%) GDPR
5 14 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.13%) SOC 1
6 12 (0.97%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.81%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.081%) NCSC
8 1 (0.081%) WCAG
System Software
1 898 (72.36%) Docker
2 71 (5.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
4 32 (2.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 17 (1.37%) vSphere
6 16 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.05%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.73%) ISA Server
9 6 (0.48%) NFS
10 5 (0.40%) Active Directory
11 3 (0.24%) Varnish
12 2 (0.16%) Samba
13 1 (0.081%) HDFS
13 1 (0.081%) KVM
13 1 (0.081%) LXC
13 1 (0.081%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1,066 (85.90%) Kubernetes
2 720 (58.02%) Terraform
3 712 (57.37%) Grafana
4 551 (44.40%) Ansible
5 295 (23.77%) Puppet
6 208 (16.76%) Opscode Chef
7 149 (12.01%) Consul
8 142 (11.44%) Kibana
9 124 (9.99%) Automic
10 97 (7.82%) logstash
11 81 (6.53%) Istio
12 71 (5.72%) Argo
13 64 (5.16%) Graphite
14 60 (4.83%) Packer
15 51 (4.11%) Rancher
16 50 (4.03%) HAProxy
17 48 (3.87%) Graylog
18 38 (3.06%) ZABBIX
19 34 (2.74%) Docker Swarm
20 26 (2.10%) Mesos
Vendors
1 290 (23.37%) Splunk
2 93 (7.49%) Google
3 91 (7.33%) Microsoft
4 88 (7.09%) VMware
5 65 (5.24%) Red Hat
6 56 (4.51%) AppDynamics
7 55 (4.43%) TrueLayer
8 47 (3.79%) Oracle
9 46 (3.71%) Revolut
10 39 (3.14%) BT
11 36 (2.90%) Hitachi
12 33 (2.66%) Cadence
13 32 (2.58%) F5
14 27 (2.18%) New Relic
15 26 (2.10%) ServiceNow
16 24 (1.93%) Dynatrace
17 19 (1.53%) PagerDuty
18 18 (1.45%) Apple
18 18 (1.45%) IBM
19 17 (1.37%) Funding Circle