Period
to 23 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Check_MK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Check_MK over the 6 months to 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check_MK
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1166 1214 1282
Rank change year-on-year +48 +68 +44
Permanent jobs citing Check_MK 9 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.058% 0.048% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 26
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.32% -
10th Percentile £52,750 £45,500 £40,625
90th Percentile £66,750 £66,625 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +15.29%

Check_MK is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15399 16770 16887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.78% 8.64% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12521 13644 13567
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

Check_MK
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Check_MK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Check_MK in the UK

Check_MK
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Check_MK in the UK

Check_MK
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Check_MK within the UK over the 6 months to 23 September 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 +47 7 £60,000 -
London +31 6 £60,000 -
UK excluding London +55 3 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
South West +23 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT jobs citing Check_MK 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 Check_MK.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Nagios
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 5 (55.56%) Puppet
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (33.33%) CentOS
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (22.22%) Change Control

Check_MK
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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) Moodle
2 2 (22.22%) WordPress
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
2 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Go
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Jython
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (11.11%) Grafana
4 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (11.11%) Pingdom
4 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
4 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Brocade
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) CommVault
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) Percona
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Infobright
3 1 (11.11%) New Relic
3 1 (11.11%) PagerDuty
3 1 (11.11%) Perforce