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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check_MK
UK
Rank 848 943 953
Rank change year-on-year +95 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Check_MK 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.060% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7003 8307 7868
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.24% 8.07% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5686 6690 6249
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Check_MK
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Check_MK as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 6 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 5 £50,000 -
Scotland - 5 £50,000 -
England +98 4 £47,500 +5.55% 2
South West +19 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Somerset -7 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Bath 0 1 £42,500 -5.55%

Check_MK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Apache
1 11 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (100.00%) Nagios
1 11 (100.00%) LAMP
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Python
3 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
4 7 (63.64%) Brocade
4 7 (63.64%) iSCSI
4 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (63.64%) NAS
4 7 (63.64%) Riverbed
4 7 (63.64%) Open Source
4 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
4 7 (63.64%) Percona
4 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 7 (63.64%) Games
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) IIS

Check_MK
Top Related 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 11 (100.00%) Apache
1 11 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (63.64%) IIS
3 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (36.36%) JBoss
4 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) iSCSI
1 7 (63.64%) NAS
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
3 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (18.18%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) LAMP
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
4 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (18.18%) HornetQ
4 2 (18.18%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Jython
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) RHCE
1 3 (27.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) iptables
1 3 (27.27%) KVM
2 2 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (18.18%) Gluster
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Nagios
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (36.36%) Grafana
3 4 (36.36%) Pingdom
4 3 (27.27%) Graylog
4 3 (27.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (18.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Brocade
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Palo Alto
2 7 (63.64%) Percona
2 7 (63.64%) Riverbed
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Perforce
4 4 (36.36%) Infobright
4 4 (36.36%) New Relic
4 4 (36.36%) PagerDuty
5 3 (27.27%) Atlassian
5 3 (27.27%) Qualys
5 3 (27.27%) Splunk
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