Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check_MK
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1193 1215 1271
Rank change year-on-year +22 +56 +44
Permanent jobs citing Check_MK 10 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.063% 0.054% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 21
UK median annual salary £58,750 £58,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.68% -
10th Percentile £46,900 £45,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £66,625 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +2.04% -

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 15787 16517 16874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.76% 8.69% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12954 13351 13704
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 November 2017.

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 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 +64 10 £58,750 -2.08%
London +22 9 £60,000 -
UK excluding London +35 1 £49,000 -2.00%
South West +8 1 £49,000 +8.89%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Nagios
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) LAMP
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Confluence
6 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) CommVault
6 3 (30.00%) ITSM
6 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA

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 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Confluence
1 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (20.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) Moodle
2 2 (20.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Akamai
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (20.00%) Cloudflare
2 2 (20.00%) Serverless
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) DAB
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Flink
3 1 (10.00%) Infinispan
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (20.00%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (10.00%) HornetQ
3 1 (10.00%) Kafka
3 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Go
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) RHCE
1 1 (10.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Corosync
2 2 (20.00%) NFS
2 2 (20.00%) PowerDNS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (10.00%) Gluster
3 1 (10.00%) iptables
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Nagios
2 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Galera Cluster
3 2 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (20.00%) logstash
3 2 (20.00%) Pacemaker
3 2 (20.00%) Packer
3 2 (20.00%) Terraform
4 1 (10.00%) Grafana
4 1 (10.00%) Graylog
4 1 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (10.00%) Kibana
4 1 (10.00%) Pingdom
4 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (30.00%) CommVault
2 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Percona
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Infobright
4 1 (10.00%) New Relic
4 1 (10.00%) PagerDuty
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Qualys
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk