Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check_MK
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1166 1180 1297
Rank change year-on-year +14 +117 -6
Permanent jobs citing Check_MK 8 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.050% 0.046% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 13
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £46,900 £43,250 £40,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £65,750 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +17.65% -

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 16,081 15,221 16,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.18% 8.67% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12,952 12,330 13,845
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +6.17%

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Check_MK over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Check_MK in the UK

Check_MK
Top 4 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 17 February 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
England +7 8 £60,000 +4.35% 1
London - 7 £60,000 - 1
South West +1 1 £49,000 +15.29%
UK excluding London -5 1 £49,000 -2.00%

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing Check_MK 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 with a requirement for Check_MK.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Nagios
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) LAMP
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Docker
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) Confluence
5 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Packer
6 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (25.00%) Terraform
6 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (25.00%) Moodle
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Akamai
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (25.00%) Cloudflare
2 2 (25.00%) Serverless
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Flink
3 1 (12.50%) Infinispan
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (25.00%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) HornetQ
3 1 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
1 1 (12.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) Corosync
2 2 (25.00%) NFS
2 2 (25.00%) PowerDNS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (12.50%) Gluster
3 1 (12.50%) iptables
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) Galera Cluster
3 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (25.00%) logstash
3 2 (25.00%) Pacemaker
3 2 (25.00%) Packer
3 2 (25.00%) Terraform
4 1 (12.50%) Grafana
4 1 (12.50%) Graylog
4 1 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (12.50%) Kibana
4 1 (12.50%) Pingdom
4 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
4 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Percona
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) CommVault
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Infobright
3 1 (12.50%) New Relic
3 1 (12.50%) PagerDuty
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Qualys
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk