Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK > England
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 356 517 693
Rank change year-on-year +161 +176 +198
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 936 178 418
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.00% 2.27% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 501 111 309
10th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £102,500 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £128,750 £100,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 18,722 7,828 17,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.49% 16.68% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12,026 6,513 13,437
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,625 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £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 £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.84% +7.83% +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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +95 650 £90,000 +12.50% 79
North of England +6 148 £60,000 - 20
Yorkshire -8 95 £60,000 -4.00% 7
North West -64 51 £60,000 +20.00% 11
West Midlands -66 41 £65,000 -13.33% 7
Midlands -97 41 £65,000 -13.33% 8
South West -73 31 £57,500 +15.00% 6
East of England -70 29 £55,000 +37.50% 4
South East -141 24 £65,000 +44.44% 11
North East - 2 £80,000 - 2
Prometheus
UK

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 756 (80.77%) Kubernetes
2 644 (68.80%) AWS
3 643 (68.70%) Grafana
4 605 (64.64%) Docker
5 571 (61.00%) Python
6 543 (58.01%) DevOps
7 532 (56.84%) Terraform
8 414 (44.23%) Java
9 394 (42.09%) Azure
10 389 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
10 389 (41.56%) Infrastructure as Code
11 366 (39.10%) Go
12 351 (37.50%) Linux
13 346 (36.97%) Microservices
14 332 (35.47%) Jenkins
15 290 (30.98%) Ansible
16 287 (30.66%) SQL
17 277 (29.59%) GCP
18 248 (26.50%) Software Engineering
19 229 (24.47%) Finance
20 214 (22.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
21 213 (22.76%) Serverless
22 212 (22.65%) Opscode Chef
23 211 (22.54%) Elastic Stack
23 211 (22.54%) Observability
24 202 (21.58%) Puppet
25 201 (21.47%) GitLab
26 198 (21.15%) C#
27 197 (21.05%) Redis
28 190 (20.30%) Problem-Solving

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
1 113 (12.07%) Elasticsearch
2 58 (6.20%) Apache
3 43 (4.59%) Apache Airflow
4 17 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 16 (1.71%) nginx
6 11 (1.18%) IIS
7 9 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (0.96%) Confluence
8 6 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.64%) Traefik
9 4 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Pulsar
10 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.11%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.11%) Traffic Server
10 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (1.18%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.11%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 8 (0.85%) R3 Corda
2 7 (0.75%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 644 (68.80%) AWS
2 394 (42.09%) Azure
3 277 (29.59%) GCP
4 213 (22.76%) Serverless
5 135 (14.42%) Amazon ECS
6 89 (9.51%) Amazon EKS
7 79 (8.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 77 (8.23%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 76 (8.12%) Datadog
9 76 (8.12%) Pulumi
10 69 (7.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 65 (6.94%) Slack
12 62 (6.62%) PaaS
13 49 (5.24%) AWS Lambda
13 49 (5.24%) Cloud Computing
14 43 (4.59%) Amazon S3
15 42 (4.49%) IaaS
16 41 (4.38%) SaaS
17 39 (4.17%) GitHub
18 33 (3.53%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.91%) Firewall
2 31 (3.31%) HTTP
3 29 (3.10%) Broadband
4 25 (2.67%) DNS
5 24 (2.56%) VPN
6 22 (2.35%) TCP/IP
7 20 (2.14%) SSL
8 18 (1.92%) Network Security
9 16 (1.71%) WebEx
10 9 (0.96%) Internet
10 9 (0.96%) SAN
11 7 (0.75%) SD-WAN
11 7 (0.75%) VSAN
12 6 (0.64%) DSL
13 5 (0.53%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.43%) FIX Connectivity
14 4 (0.43%) SMTP
15 2 (0.21%) DHCP
15 2 (0.21%) FTP
15 2 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (21.05%) Redis
2 183 (19.55%) PostgreSQL
3 178 (19.02%) NoSQL
4 141 (15.06%) MySQL
5 111 (11.86%) MongoDB
6 82 (8.76%) Big Data
7 78 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 78 (8.33%) MariaDB
8 76 (8.12%) Azure SQL Database
9 37 (3.95%) BigQuery
10 34 (3.63%) Amazon Redshift
11 32 (3.42%) Metadata
12 30 (3.21%) SQL Server
13 25 (2.67%) Amazon Athena
14 22 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
15 20 (2.14%) InfluxDB
16 18 (1.92%) CockroachDB
17 17 (1.82%) Relational Database
18 16 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
18 16 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 332 (35.47%) Jenkins
2 201 (21.47%) GitLab
3 118 (12.61%) Git (software)
4 98 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 87 (9.29%) Artifactory
6 56 (5.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 48 (5.13%) TeamCity
8 46 (4.91%) JIRA
9 37 (3.95%) IBM UrbanCode
10 35 (3.74%) CircleCI
11 34 (3.63%) Travis CI
12 33 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (2.14%) Maven
14 19 (2.03%) PyCharm
15 16 (1.71%) Gradle
16 14 (1.50%) Babel
16 14 (1.50%) webpack
17 13 (1.39%) Gatling
18 11 (1.18%) MSBuild
18 11 (1.18%) Selenium
General
1 229 (24.47%) Finance
2 122 (13.03%) Social Skills
3 79 (8.44%) Banking
4 68 (7.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 35 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (3.21%) Games
7 28 (2.99%) Retail
8 22 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 22 (2.35%) Public Sector
9 13 (1.39%) Law
9 13 (1.39%) Telecoms
10 12 (1.28%) Advertising
10 12 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
11 11 (1.18%) Marketing
11 11 (1.18%) Public Speaking
12 7 (0.75%) Documentation Skills
13 6 (0.64%) iGaming
13 6 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.53%) Billing
14 5 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 292 (31.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 118 (12.61%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 115 (12.29%) Developer
4 114 (12.18%) AWS Engineer
5 113 (12.07%) Site Engineer
6 104 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 95 (10.15%) Azure Engineer
8 76 (8.12%) Platform Engineer
9 74 (7.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 72 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
11 70 (7.48%) Senior Software Engineer
12 61 (6.52%) Azure DevOps
13 60 (6.41%) Python Engineer
14 53 (5.66%) Scala Engineer
14 53 (5.66%) Senior DevOps
14 53 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 51 (5.45%) AWS DevOps
16 50 (5.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 47 (5.02%) Java Developer
18 45 (4.81%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (22.54%) Elastic Stack
2 181 (19.34%) Web Services
3 131 (14.00%) Kafka
4 123 (13.14%) React
5 117 (12.50%) .NET
6 113 (12.07%) REST
7 82 (8.76%) RabbitMQ
8 81 (8.65%) ARM Templates
9 76 (8.12%) AngularJS
10 74 (7.91%) Node.js
11 67 (7.16%) Redux
12 64 (6.84%) gRPC
13 63 (6.73%) Spring
14 57 (6.09%) Protocol Buffers
15 54 (5.77%) .NET Framework
15 54 (5.77%) Spring Boot
15 54 (5.77%) Vue.js
16 51 (5.45%) .NET Core
17 43 (4.59%) Django
18 42 (4.49%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.72%) Greenfield Project
2 89 (9.51%) Cloud Native
3 82 (8.76%) Linux Command Line
4 50 (5.34%) Algorithms
5 44 (4.70%) User Experience
6 39 (4.17%) Public Cloud
7 24 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 24 (2.56%) Social Media
8 17 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.82%) Robotics
9 15 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (1.50%) Legacy Code
10 14 (1.50%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.39%) Data Centre
11 13 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
12 12 (1.28%) Clustering
13 7 (0.75%) Blog
13 7 (0.75%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.75%) PlayStation
14 6 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 351 (37.50%) Linux
2 149 (15.92%) Windows
3 43 (4.59%) Unix
4 41 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (3.63%) Mesosphere
6 33 (3.53%) CentOS
7 17 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 16 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
8 16 (1.71%) Windows Server 2019
9 9 (0.96%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.85%) Debian
10 8 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.85%) VMS
11 5 (0.53%) Android
11 5 (0.53%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.21%) AIX
12 2 (0.21%) Solaris
13 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (58.01%) DevOps
2 389 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (41.56%) Infrastructure as Code
3 346 (36.97%) Microservices
4 248 (26.50%) Software Engineering
5 214 (22.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 211 (22.54%) Observability
7 190 (20.30%) Problem-Solving
8 185 (19.76%) Configuration Management
9 174 (18.59%) Open Source
10 164 (17.52%) Analytics
11 161 (17.20%) TDD
12 146 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
13 132 (14.10%) Deployment Automation
14 110 (11.75%) Asset Management
14 110 (11.75%) Test Automation
15 102 (10.90%) Continuous Delivery
16 93 (9.94%) Fintech
17 91 (9.72%) Machine Learning
18 90 (9.62%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 571 (61.00%) Python
2 414 (44.23%) Java
3 366 (39.10%) Go
4 287 (30.66%) SQL
5 198 (21.15%) C#
6 161 (17.20%) JavaScript
7 160 (17.09%) Bash Shell
8 139 (14.85%) PowerShell
9 133 (14.21%) Ruby
10 106 (11.32%) PHP
11 102 (10.90%) TypeScript
12 83 (8.87%) Scala
13 82 (8.76%) Groovy
14 63 (6.73%) Rust
15 58 (6.20%) Kotlin
16 16 (1.71%) C++
17 14 (1.50%) C
18 11 (1.18%) Shell Script
19 9 (0.96%) Clojure
20 8 (0.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 49 (5.24%) Degree
2 48 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 39 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.99%) AWS Certification
5 20 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (1.18%) RHCE
6 11 (1.18%) RHCSA
7 8 (0.85%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.21%) CCIE
9 2 (0.21%) CCIE Service Provider
9 2 (0.21%) CCNP
9 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.21%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.21%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.21%) OCP
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.11%) CCNA
10 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.98%) PSD2
2 32 (3.42%) GDPR
3 29 (3.10%) QA
4 15 (1.60%) SLA
5 6 (0.64%) Accessibility
6 4 (0.43%) WCAG
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 605 (64.64%) Docker
2 42 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.28%) KVM
5 12 (1.28%) LXC
6 11 (1.18%) Ceph
6 11 (1.18%) ISA Server
7 9 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.85%) vSphere
9 7 (0.75%) Firmware
10 6 (0.64%) NFS
11 2 (0.21%) Xen
12 1 (0.11%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.11%) iptables
12 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.11%) Squid
12 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 756 (80.77%) Kubernetes
2 643 (68.70%) Grafana
3 532 (56.84%) Terraform
4 290 (30.98%) Ansible
5 212 (22.65%) Opscode Chef
6 202 (21.58%) Puppet
7 90 (9.62%) Graphite
8 78 (8.33%) Consul
9 64 (6.84%) Istio
10 61 (6.52%) Kibana
11 47 (5.02%) Packer
12 43 (4.59%) logstash
13 34 (3.63%) Automic
13 34 (3.63%) Nagios
14 27 (2.88%) ZABBIX
15 25 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
16 21 (2.24%) Rancher
17 17 (1.82%) Icinga
18 16 (1.71%) Opsview
19 14 (1.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 137 (14.64%) Splunk
2 125 (13.35%) Google
3 90 (9.62%) New Relic
4 84 (8.97%) Microsoft
5 70 (7.48%) SaltStack
6 43 (4.59%) Red Hat
7 30 (3.21%) VMware
8 26 (2.78%) Oracle
9 17 (1.82%) Dynatrace
10 16 (1.71%) Atlassian
11 15 (1.60%) AppDynamics
12 14 (1.50%) PagerDuty
13 12 (1.28%) ServiceNow
14 11 (1.18%) IBM
15 8 (0.85%) Facebook
16 7 (0.75%) Cisco
16 7 (0.75%) Dell
16 7 (0.75%) SAP
16 7 (0.75%) Veracode
17 6 (0.64%) Foundry