Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Application Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Application Performance Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Performance Management
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1056 1195 1280
Rank change year-on-year +139 +85 -9
Permanent jobs citing Application Performance Management 121 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.016% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 16
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +18.92%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £41,625
90th Percentile £77,250 £67,375 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% -17.48% +14.44%

Application Performance Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Application Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Application Performance Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Application Performance Management in the UK

Application Performance Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Application Performance Management.

Salary trend for Application Performance Management in the UK

Application Performance Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Application Performance Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Application Performance Management in the UK

Application Performance Management
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Performance Management within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England +106 105 £65,000 +36.84% 4
London +77 85 £67,500 +10.20% 3
UK excluding London +81 36 £43,000 +1.18% 1
Midlands - 15 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 15 £55,000 -
South East +35 13 - - 1
Scotland - 11 £46,000 -
Wales +21 5 £40,000 -
South West -10 3 £42,500 -
North of England +8 2 £62,500 +38.89%
North West - 2 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Application Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Application Performance Management.

1 121 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 80 (66.12%) SQL Server
3 79 (65.29%) Windows
4 77 (63.64%) SQL
4 77 (63.64%) User Experience
5 73 (60.33%) Project Management
5 73 (60.33%) Finance
6 67 (55.37%) PowerShell
7 64 (52.89%) Asset Management
7 64 (52.89%) Windows Server
8 59 (48.76%) Retail Banking
8 59 (48.76%) Analytical Skills
8 59 (48.76%) Splunk
8 59 (48.76%) Elasticsearch
9 58 (47.93%) Banking
9 58 (47.93%) Java
10 57 (47.11%) Shell Script
10 57 (47.11%) Investment Banking
10 57 (47.11%) Process Improvement
10 57 (47.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 57 (47.11%) Performance Analysis
10 57 (47.11%) Wealth Management
10 57 (47.11%) UX Design
10 57 (47.11%) Product Management
10 57 (47.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 57 (47.11%) Robotic Process Automation
11 25 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (19.01%) Amazon AWS
12 23 (19.01%) DevOps
13 22 (18.18%) NoSQL

Application Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 59 (48.76%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (14.88%) CMS
2 18 (14.88%) EPiServer
3 14 (11.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (6.61%) IIS
5 3 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (19.01%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (14.88%) npm
4 5 (4.13%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.48%) Office 365
5 3 (2.48%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (12.40%) Cisco Nexus
1 15 (12.40%) SSL
2 13 (10.74%) BGP
2 13 (10.74%) Cisco ISE
2 13 (10.74%) Ethernet
2 13 (10.74%) IPsec
2 13 (10.74%) MPLS
2 13 (10.74%) Network Security
2 13 (10.74%) OSPF
2 13 (10.74%) SNMP
2 13 (10.74%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.74%) VLAN
2 13 (10.74%) VPN
2 13 (10.74%) Wireless
3 7 (5.79%) DNS
4 5 (4.13%) DHCP
5 3 (2.48%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.65%) HTTP
6 2 (1.65%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (66.12%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 17 (14.05%) Couchbase
4 11 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.13%) Big Data
6 3 (2.48%) MS Access
7 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.65%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (15.70%) Git (software)
1 19 (15.70%) TeamCity
2 18 (14.88%) Bower
2 18 (14.88%) gulp
2 18 (14.88%) Karma Test Runner
2 18 (14.88%) Mocha
2 18 (14.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 18 (14.88%) Protractor
2 18 (14.88%) Selenium
2 18 (14.88%) Sinon.JS
2 18 (14.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (14.88%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.13%) JMeter
3 5 (4.13%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.13%) Maven
4 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.31%) webpack
5 3 (2.48%) Gradle
5 3 (2.48%) NuGet
5 3 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 73 (60.33%) Finance
2 59 (48.76%) Retail Banking
3 58 (47.93%) Banking
4 57 (47.11%) Investment Banking
5 14 (11.57%) Advertising
5 14 (11.57%) Marketing
6 13 (10.74%) Billing
7 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (47.11%) Desktop Engineer
1 57 (47.11%) Desktop Support
2 14 (11.57%) Developer
3 10 (8.26%) Lead Developer
4 8 (6.61%) Consultant
4 8 (6.61%) Digital Developer
5 7 (5.79%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.79%) Lead .NET Developer
5 7 (5.79%) Performance Consultant
6 5 (4.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (4.13%) Performance Test Consultant
6 5 (4.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (4.13%) Test Consultant
7 4 (3.31%) C# Developer
8 3 (2.48%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (2.48%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (2.48%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Developer
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.53%) .NET
2 18 (14.88%) AngularJS
2 18 (14.88%) Backbone.js
2 18 (14.88%) Chai
2 18 (14.88%) CSS
2 18 (14.88%) CSS3
2 18 (14.88%) Ember.js
2 18 (14.88%) Gherkin
2 18 (14.88%) HTML
2 18 (14.88%) HTML5
2 18 (14.88%) jQuery
2 18 (14.88%) LESS
2 18 (14.88%) MEAN Stack
2 18 (14.88%) Sass
2 18 (14.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 17 (14.05%) RESTful
4 5 (4.13%) Apache Flex
5 4 (3.31%) .NET Core
5 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 77 (63.64%) User Experience
2 59 (48.76%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (14.88%) Cloud Native
3 18 (14.88%) Data Centre
4 13 (10.74%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.48%) Equities
5 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.48%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.48%) Tandem
5 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.65%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 79 (65.29%) Windows
2 64 (52.89%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.92%) Linux
4 9 (7.44%) Unix
5 2 (1.65%) CentOS
5 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 73 (60.33%) Project Management
3 64 (52.89%) Asset Management
4 57 (47.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 57 (47.11%) Performance Analysis
4 57 (47.11%) Process Improvement
4 57 (47.11%) Product Management
4 57 (47.11%) Robotic Process Automation
4 57 (47.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 57 (47.11%) UX Design
4 57 (47.11%) Wealth Management
5 23 (19.01%) DevOps
6 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (18.18%) ITIL
7 20 (16.53%) Analytics
7 20 (16.53%) Microservices
8 18 (14.88%) BDD
8 18 (14.88%) Progressive Web App
8 18 (14.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (14.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.64%) SQL
2 67 (55.37%) PowerShell
3 58 (47.93%) Java
4 57 (47.11%) Shell Script
5 21 (17.36%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.13%) C#
7 4 (3.31%) Perl
8 3 (2.48%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.48%) Python
8 3 (2.48%) VB
9 2 (1.65%) C
10 1 (0.83%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) CCNP
1 13 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (10.74%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) MCSA
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) MCSE
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.79%) Docker
3 5 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (4.13%) XenApp
3 5 (4.13%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (10.74%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (7.44%) SCOM
3 7 (5.79%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (4.96%) Ansible
4 6 (4.96%) Nagios
5 5 (4.13%) OpenView
5 5 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.13%) Puppet
6 3 (2.48%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.48%) Mesos
6 3 (2.48%) SCCM
6 3 (2.48%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.48%) SCSM
7 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (48.76%) Splunk
2 19 (15.70%) AppDynamics
3 18 (14.88%) HP
4 15 (12.40%) Cisco
4 15 (12.40%) F5
5 14 (11.57%) Marketo
5 14 (11.57%) Sitecore
6 13 (10.74%) Aruba
6 13 (10.74%) BMC
6 13 (10.74%) Brocade
6 13 (10.74%) CheckPoint
6 13 (10.74%) Fortinet
6 13 (10.74%) Meraki
6 13 (10.74%) SolarWinds
6 13 (10.74%) Sourcefire
7 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
8 9 (7.44%) New Relic
9 8 (6.61%) ServiceNow
10 7 (5.79%) VMware
11 5 (4.13%) Red Hat