Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK > England
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 403 704 684
Rank change year-on-year +301 -20 +324
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 499 253 425
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.68% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.04% 1.82% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 392 177 317
10th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £44,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.38% +10.34% +3.57%
75th Percentile £85,313 £87,500 £81,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71% -

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 12,364 13,930 16,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.75% 13.30% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,995 11,039 13,233
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 11 April 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 11 April 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 +197 292 £80,000 -3.03% 55
North of England +119 97 £60,000 +4.35% 20
Yorkshire +76 64 £60,000 +9.09% 9
South East +114 38 £72,500 +38.10% 8
Midlands +54 33 £65,000 +8.33% 8
North West +58 29 £60,000 - 10
West Midlands +48 25 £65,000 +8.33% 8
South West +20 23 £70,000 +21.74% 6
East of England +58 8 £65,000 +73.33% 5
East Midlands +21 4 £65,000 +8.33%
North East - 4 £65,000 - 1
Prometheus
UK

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 390 (78.16%) DevOps
2 378 (75.75%) Kubernetes
3 343 (68.74%) Grafana
4 326 (65.33%) AWS
5 322 (64.53%) Docker
6 320 (64.13%) Python
7 318 (63.73%) Terraform
8 268 (53.71%) Jenkins
9 243 (48.70%) Ansible
10 222 (44.49%) Linux
11 204 (40.88%) Azure
12 199 (39.88%) Go
13 198 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
14 196 (39.28%) Infrastructure as Code
15 172 (34.47%) Java
16 162 (32.46%) Microservices
17 156 (31.26%) Puppet
18 152 (30.46%) Bash Shell
19 144 (28.86%) Configuration Management
20 139 (27.86%) GitLab
21 127 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
21 127 (25.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
22 114 (22.85%) SQL
23 111 (22.24%) PostgreSQL
24 101 (20.24%) GCP
25 99 (19.84%) Elastic Stack
25 99 (19.84%) PowerShell
26 96 (19.24%) Redis
27 94 (18.84%) MySQL
28 93 (18.64%) C#

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 72 (14.43%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (9.22%) Apache
3 15 (3.01%) nginx
4 13 (2.61%) Apache Airflow
5 12 (2.40%) Apache Spark
6 11 (2.20%) Confluence
7 8 (1.60%) IIS
8 7 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.40%) CloudStack
8 7 (1.40%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.20%) Apache TomEE
10 1 (0.20%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.20%) JBoss
10 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 326 (65.33%) AWS
2 204 (40.88%) Azure
3 101 (20.24%) GCP
4 91 (18.24%) Datadog
5 90 (18.04%) Amazon EKS
6 81 (16.23%) Serverless
7 67 (13.43%) Amazon ECS
8 58 (11.62%) Pulumi
9 52 (10.42%) GitHub
10 50 (10.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 45 (9.02%) IaaS
12 36 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
13 34 (6.81%) Amazon EC2
14 32 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
15 30 (6.01%) PaaS
16 25 (5.01%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (4.01%) Amazon S3
18 17 (3.41%) SaaS
19 13 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
19 13 (2.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.61%) TCP/IP
2 20 (4.01%) Firewall
3 15 (3.01%) VPN
4 14 (2.81%) DNS
4 14 (2.81%) Network Security
5 11 (2.20%) HTTP
5 11 (2.20%) Multicast
5 11 (2.20%) tcpdump
6 10 (2.00%) DHCP
6 10 (2.00%) OpenVPN
7 9 (1.80%) FTP
7 9 (1.80%) VLAN
8 8 (1.60%) IPsec
9 6 (1.20%) IMAP
9 6 (1.20%) Internet
9 6 (1.20%) SMTP
10 4 (0.80%) DSL
11 2 (0.40%) MQTT
12 1 (0.20%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (22.24%) PostgreSQL
2 96 (19.24%) Redis
3 94 (18.84%) MySQL
4 67 (13.43%) MongoDB
5 58 (11.62%) MariaDB
6 52 (10.42%) Cosmos DB
7 51 (10.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 45 (9.02%) NoSQL
9 30 (6.01%) Big Data
10 24 (4.81%) SQL Server
11 23 (4.61%) InfluxDB
12 20 (4.01%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (3.41%) BigQuery
14 15 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (2.40%) Hadoop
17 11 (2.20%) Relational Database
18 9 (1.80%) Flink
19 7 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
20 6 (1.20%) FoundationDB
Development Applications
1 268 (53.71%) Jenkins
2 139 (27.86%) GitLab
3 82 (16.43%) Git (software)
4 50 (10.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 45 (9.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 44 (8.82%) SonarQube
7 43 (8.62%) Artifactory
8 23 (4.61%) JIRA
8 23 (4.61%) Maven
9 22 (4.41%) CircleCI
9 22 (4.41%) Gradle
10 18 (3.61%) Bitbucket
11 12 (2.40%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.20%) Travis CI
13 9 (1.80%) Selenium
14 7 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.80%) Bitbucket Server
16 4 (0.80%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.80%) Spinnaker
General
1 82 (16.43%) Finance
2 32 (6.41%) Games
3 27 (5.41%) Public Sector
4 17 (3.41%) Banking
5 14 (2.81%) Marketing
6 9 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.40%) Electronics
7 7 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.40%) Retail
8 4 (0.80%) Advertising
8 4 (0.80%) Automotive
8 4 (0.80%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.80%) Legal
9 3 (0.60%) Billing
10 2 (0.40%) iGaming
10 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 239 (47.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 85 (17.03%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 79 (15.83%) AWS Engineer
4 77 (15.43%) Site Engineer
5 69 (13.83%) Azure Engineer
6 60 (12.02%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 51 (10.22%) Python Engineer
8 50 (10.02%) Azure DevOps
9 46 (9.22%) Senior DevOps
10 45 (9.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 42 (8.42%) Developer
12 41 (8.22%) Platform Engineer
13 38 (7.62%) Cloud Engineer
14 29 (5.81%) AWS DevOps
15 26 (5.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 19 (3.81%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 19 (3.81%) Software Engineer
17 16 (3.21%) Data Engineer
18 15 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
18 15 (3.01%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (19.84%) Elastic Stack
2 63 (12.63%) Kafka
3 56 (11.22%) Node.js
4 46 (9.22%) Web Services
5 44 (8.82%) .NET
6 31 (6.21%) React
7 24 (4.81%) Spring Boot
8 22 (4.41%) Apache Flex
9 21 (4.21%) Spring
10 20 (4.01%) REST
11 18 (3.61%) .NET Core
12 16 (3.21%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.01%) RESTful
14 13 (2.61%) gRPC
14 13 (2.61%) Protocol Buffers
15 12 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (2.40%) COM
15 12 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (2.20%) Akka
16 11 (2.20%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.23%) Cloud Native
2 59 (11.82%) Greenfield Project
3 53 (10.62%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
4 15 (3.01%) Private Cloud
5 14 (2.81%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.40%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.20%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.00%) PKI
12 2 (0.40%) Replication
12 2 (0.40%) Robotics
12 2 (0.40%) User Experience
12 2 (0.40%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.20%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.20%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 222 (44.49%) Linux
2 63 (12.63%) Windows
3 54 (10.82%) Unix
4 53 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (7.62%) CentOS
6 13 (2.61%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (2.61%) Windows Server 2019
7 12 (2.40%) Windows Server
8 10 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.60%) Debian
10 2 (0.40%) Android
10 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (78.16%) DevOps
2 198 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (39.28%) Infrastructure as Code
4 162 (32.46%) Microservices
5 144 (28.86%) Configuration Management
6 127 (25.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 87 (17.43%) Analytics
8 86 (17.23%) Problem-Solving
9 84 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
10 78 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 78 (15.63%) Open Source
11 74 (14.83%) Observability
12 70 (14.03%) Deployment Automation
13 63 (12.63%) Fintech
14 59 (11.82%) Infrastructure Automation
15 58 (11.62%) Software Engineering
16 50 (10.02%) Mentoring
16 50 (10.02%) Web Application Development
17 48 (9.62%) Machine Learning
18 47 (9.42%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 320 (64.13%) Python
2 199 (39.88%) Go
3 172 (34.47%) Java
4 152 (30.46%) Bash Shell
5 114 (22.85%) SQL
6 99 (19.84%) PowerShell
7 93 (18.64%) C#
8 91 (18.24%) Ruby
9 73 (14.63%) JavaScript
10 62 (12.42%) TypeScript
11 61 (12.22%) PHP
12 52 (10.42%) Groovy
13 25 (5.01%) Kotlin
14 20 (4.01%) Scala
15 14 (2.81%) Shell Script
16 13 (2.61%) Rust
17 12 (2.40%) C
18 7 (1.40%) C++
18 7 (1.40%) Perl
19 5 (1.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 59 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 39 (7.82%) SC Cleared
3 34 (6.81%) AWS Certification
4 21 (4.21%) Degree
5 14 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (2.61%) RHCE
6 13 (2.61%) RHCSA
7 10 (2.00%) OSCE
7 10 (2.00%) OSCP
8 5 (1.00%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.21%) GDPR
2 12 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (2.40%) NIST
3 10 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.00%) SOC 1
3 10 (2.00%) SOC 2
4 8 (1.60%) PSD2
5 6 (1.20%) QA
6 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 322 (64.53%) Docker
2 23 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 20 (4.01%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.80%) LXC
6 3 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) NFS
7 2 (0.40%) Firmware
7 2 (0.40%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) Ceph
8 1 (0.20%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 378 (75.75%) Kubernetes
2 343 (68.74%) Grafana
3 318 (63.73%) Terraform
4 243 (48.70%) Ansible
5 156 (31.26%) Puppet
6 127 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
7 68 (13.63%) Graphite
8 51 (10.22%) Consul
9 40 (8.02%) Packer
10 37 (7.41%) ZABBIX
11 27 (5.41%) Graylog
12 22 (4.41%) Nagios
13 20 (4.01%) Docker Swarm
14 18 (3.61%) Istio
15 17 (3.41%) Opsview
16 16 (3.21%) Kibana
17 13 (2.61%) logstash
18 10 (2.00%) Icinga
18 10 (2.00%) linkerd
18 10 (2.00%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 55 (11.02%) SaltStack
2 53 (10.62%) New Relic
3 43 (8.62%) Google
3 43 (8.62%) Splunk
4 38 (7.62%) Microsoft
5 23 (4.61%) Red Hat
6 19 (3.81%) Atlassian
7 15 (3.01%) VMware
8 13 (2.61%) Dynatrace
8 13 (2.61%) Oracle
9 12 (2.40%) IBM
10 7 (1.40%) SAP
11 6 (1.20%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.00%) PagerDuty
13 4 (0.80%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.60%) Cisco
14 3 (0.60%) Okta
15 2 (0.40%) Confluent
15 2 (0.40%) Darktrace
15 2 (0.40%) Meraki