Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Runbook skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Runbook over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Runbook
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 832 949 992
Rank change year-on-year +117 +43 +129
Permanent jobs citing Runbook 290 223 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 201 136 166
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%

Runbook 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 135,998 154,654 159,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.63% 91.90% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 108,808 123,799 133,287
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

Runbook
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Runbook as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Runbook in England

Runbook
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Runbook in England.

Salary trend for Runbook in England

Runbook
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Runbook in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Runbook in England

Runbook
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Runbook within the England region over the 6 months to 13 December 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 +92 124 £58,000 +9.43% 6
South East +64 76 £52,500 +10.53% 4
North of England +48 31 £52,500 +7.69% 5
East of England +58 29 £70,000 +24.44% 2
Yorkshire +55 19 £52,500 - 1
South West -10 17 £27,500 -57.69% 3
North West +7 12 £54,000 +10.77% 4
Midlands +14 6 £25,500 -57.50% 1
East Midlands +17 5 £25,500 -62.22% 1
West Midlands 0 1 - -
Runbook
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Runbook 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 Runbook.

1 121 (41.72%) Linux
2 104 (35.86%) Windows
3 95 (32.76%) High Availability
4 89 (30.69%) DNS
5 88 (30.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 86 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (28.97%) VMware
7 84 (28.97%) Active Directory
8 76 (26.21%) SQL
9 75 (25.86%) ITIL
9 75 (25.86%) Microsoft
10 69 (23.79%) PowerShell
11 67 (23.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 65 (22.41%) Firewall
13 62 (21.38%) Problem-Solving
14 61 (21.03%) Unix
15 59 (20.34%) DHCP
16 57 (19.66%) Oracle
17 56 (19.31%) SQL Server
17 56 (19.31%) Finance
18 55 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
19 54 (18.62%) Degree
20 49 (16.90%) Remediation Plan
21 48 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
21 48 (16.55%) Windows 7
22 47 (16.21%) SLA
23 45 (15.52%) Clustering
24 43 (14.83%) GDPR
25 42 (14.48%) SolarWinds
25 42 (14.48%) Continuous Integration

Runbook
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 15 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.14%) Confluence
3 9 (3.10%) Apache
3 9 (3.10%) IBM Notes
3 9 (3.10%) IIS
4 8 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.38%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.38%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.38%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 88 (30.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (11.03%) Office 365
3 25 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.76%) GitHub
5 8 (2.76%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (2.41%) OneDrive
6 7 (2.41%) OpenShift
7 6 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.69%) IaaS
9 2 (0.69%) PaaS
9 2 (0.69%) SaaS
10 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 89 (30.69%) DNS
2 65 (22.41%) Firewall
3 59 (20.34%) DHCP
4 32 (11.03%) SAN
5 29 (10.00%) WAN
6 28 (9.66%) Wi-Fi
7 26 (8.97%) Wireless
8 25 (8.62%) Internet
9 19 (6.55%) MPLS
9 19 (6.55%) NAS
9 19 (6.55%) VoIP
10 18 (6.21%) Network Security
11 17 (5.86%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (5.52%) Cisco PIX
12 16 (5.52%) DWDM
13 14 (4.83%) SSL
14 11 (3.79%) TCP/IP
15 10 (3.45%) LAN
15 10 (3.45%) NetScaler
16 9 (3.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.93%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.24%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (6.55%) Oracle Database
5 18 (6.21%) MySQL
6 17 (5.86%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (5.17%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.79%) Oracle Exadata
9 8 (2.76%) Big Data
10 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.07%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.38%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.38%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.38%) HBase
12 4 (1.38%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.38%) QlikView
12 4 (1.38%) Spark SQL
12 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (6.90%) JIRA
2 16 (5.52%) Visual Studio Team System
3 13 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.14%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.38%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.38%) Gerrit
5 4 (1.38%) Maven
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (1.38%) Subversion
5 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.34%) LSMW
6 1 (0.34%) Metasploit
General
1 56 (19.31%) Finance
2 29 (10.00%) Retail
3 14 (4.83%) Banking
3 14 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.48%) Publishing
5 12 (4.14%) Marketing
6 8 (2.76%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.76%) Legal
7 6 (2.07%) Law
8 5 (1.72%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.69%) Back Office
9 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.69%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 48 (16.55%) Analyst
2 43 (14.83%) Administrator
3 38 (13.10%) IT Engineer
4 37 (12.76%) DBA
5 23 (7.93%) Senior IT Engineer
6 20 (6.90%) Architect
6 20 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (5.52%) Platform Engineer
8 15 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 15 (5.17%) Team Leader
9 14 (4.83%) Developer
9 14 (4.83%) IT Manager
9 14 (4.83%) SQL DBA
10 13 (4.48%) Operations Manager
11 12 (4.14%) Security Analyst
11 12 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (3.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 10 (3.45%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.86%) XML
2 11 (3.79%) Flash
2 11 (3.79%) LDAP
2 11 (3.79%) REST
3 10 (3.45%) Web Services
4 9 (3.10%) .NET
5 8 (2.76%) SOAP
5 8 (2.76%) WSDL
6 6 (2.07%) 802.1X
6 6 (2.07%) CSS
6 6 (2.07%) HTML
6 6 (2.07%) HTML5
6 6 (2.07%) Middleware
6 6 (2.07%) React
6 6 (2.07%) RESTful
7 5 (1.72%) EDIFACT
7 5 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (1.72%) IDoc
7 5 (1.72%) XML Messaging
8 4 (1.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.52%) Clustering
2 40 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 28 (9.66%) Data Centre
4 26 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.21%) Replication
6 15 (5.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 15 (5.17%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.79%) PMI
8 10 (3.45%) CMDB
9 9 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (3.10%) User Experience
10 8 (2.76%) Cloud Native
10 8 (2.76%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.76%) Renewable Energy
11 7 (2.41%) Public Cloud
11 7 (2.41%) Smartphone
12 6 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (1.72%) Robotics
14 3 (1.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 121 (41.72%) Linux
2 104 (35.86%) Windows
3 61 (21.03%) Unix
4 48 (16.55%) Windows 7
5 41 (14.14%) Windows 10
6 31 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (4.83%) Windows Server
10 11 (3.79%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (2.76%) Debian
11 8 (2.76%) Solaris
11 8 (2.76%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
13 6 (2.07%) AIX
14 5 (1.72%) Kali Linux
14 5 (1.72%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.38%) CentOS
16 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (32.76%) High Availability
2 86 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (25.86%) ITIL
4 67 (23.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (21.38%) Problem-Solving
6 55 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 49 (16.90%) Remediation Plan
8 42 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (14.14%) DevOps
10 36 (12.41%) Service Management
11 35 (12.07%) Migration
12 34 (11.72%) Performance Optimisation
13 31 (10.69%) Technical Leadership
14 28 (9.66%) Analytics
14 28 (9.66%) Proactive Monitoring
15 27 (9.31%) Disaster Recovery
16 26 (8.97%) Configuration Management
17 25 (8.62%) Change Control
18 23 (7.93%) Information Security
18 23 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 76 (26.21%) SQL
2 69 (23.79%) PowerShell
3 27 (9.31%) T-SQL
4 24 (8.28%) VBScript
5 20 (6.90%) Python
6 16 (5.52%) Java
7 8 (2.76%) C#
8 6 (2.07%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.38%) Groovy
10 4 (1.38%) Scala
10 4 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.34%) C
11 1 (0.34%) Delphi
11 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (18.62%) Degree
2 31 (10.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.55%) CCNP
4 19 (6.55%) MCSE
5 18 (6.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (5.17%) OSCP
7 12 (4.14%) CEH
8 11 (3.79%) PMI Certification
9 10 (3.45%) CISA
9 10 (3.45%) CISM
9 10 (3.45%) CISSP
9 10 (3.45%) CRISC
9 10 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (3.10%) SANS
10 9 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.76%) CREST Certified
12 6 (2.07%) CCNA
12 6 (2.07%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (16.21%) SLA
2 43 (14.83%) GDPR
3 27 (9.31%) QA
4 7 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.34%) COBIT
8 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 84 (28.97%) Active Directory
2 48 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (9.31%) XenApp
4 15 (5.17%) Firmware
5 14 (4.83%) Hyper-V
5 14 (4.83%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (4.83%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (3.45%) vSphere
8 9 (3.10%) DFS Replication
8 9 (3.10%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (3.10%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (2.76%) LXC
10 7 (2.41%) Docker
11 6 (2.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.38%) Apache Flume
12 4 (1.38%) HDFS
13 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.34%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 23 (7.93%) SCOM
2 21 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (6.90%) SCCM
4 18 (6.21%) Ansible
5 15 (5.17%) Puppet
6 11 (3.79%) Data Guard
6 11 (3.79%) SCVMM
7 10 (3.45%) CSIRT
7 10 (3.45%) Kubernetes
7 10 (3.45%) vRealize
8 9 (3.10%) AirWatch
8 9 (3.10%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (2.07%) QRadar
10 5 (1.72%) SCOrch
10 5 (1.72%) XenMobile
11 4 (1.38%) Grafana
11 4 (1.38%) Kibana
11 4 (1.38%) Oozie
11 4 (1.38%) Rundeck
11 4 (1.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 84 (28.97%) VMware
2 75 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 57 (19.66%) Oracle
4 42 (14.48%) SolarWinds
5 39 (13.45%) Citrix
6 37 (12.76%) Cisco
7 34 (11.72%) Symantec
8 33 (11.38%) Ivanti
9 29 (10.00%) Red Hat
10 20 (6.90%) Atlassian
11 19 (6.55%) IBM
12 16 (5.52%) CommVault
13 14 (4.83%) EMC
14 12 (4.14%) ATG
14 12 (4.14%) Dell
15 10 (3.45%) Google
16 9 (3.10%) Lotus
16 9 (3.10%) MobileIron
17 8 (2.76%) NetApp
18 7 (2.41%) Veritas