Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Percona over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Percona, Inc.

Percona
UK
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1122 1167 1195
Rank change year-on-year +45 +28 +56
Permanent jobs citing Percona 26 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.054% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 25
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -13.64% -13.73%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% -16.67%

Percona is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 69,021 78,963 83,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.68% 44.35% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53,526 61,068 67,328
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

Percona
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Percona in the UK

Percona
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Percona in the UK

Percona
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Percona over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Percona in the UK

Percona
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the UK over the 6 months to 12 November 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 +37 26 £45,000 -5.26% 3
UK excluding London +21 23 £45,000 -14.29% 2
North of England +29 12 £42,500 -
East of England - 8 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire +36 6 £43,750 +16.67%
North West +4 6 £40,000 -5.88%
London +43 3 £44,000 +25.71% 1
South East +14 3 £65,000 +8.33% 1

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Percona 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 Percona.

1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 19 (73.08%) Bash Shell
3 18 (69.23%) Perl
3 18 (69.23%) Apache
3 18 (69.23%) Python
4 15 (57.69%) nginx
5 14 (53.85%) LAMP
6 13 (50.00%) VMware
7 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
8 11 (42.31%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (38.46%) DevOps
9 10 (38.46%) PHP
9 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
9 10 (38.46%) Ruby
10 9 (34.62%) SolarWinds
10 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
11 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
11 8 (30.77%) Replication
12 7 (26.92%) Google
12 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
12 7 (26.92%) Nagios
12 7 (26.92%) CentOS
12 7 (26.92%) HAProxy
12 7 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (26.92%) LEMP Stack
13 6 (23.08%) Docker
13 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes

Percona
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 18 (69.23%) Apache
2 15 (57.69%) nginx
3 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
5 5 (19.23%) CloudStack
5 5 (19.23%) Confluence
6 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (15.38%) Stackdriver
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (11.54%) MariaDB
6 2 (7.69%) OLTP
7 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
7 1 (3.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) DBA
5 3 (11.54%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Python Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) NoSQL Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Senior MySQL DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) LAMP
2 7 (26.92%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (19.23%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (19.23%) OpenVZ
4 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 4 (15.38%) Node.js
4 4 (15.38%) React
5 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
6 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
3 7 (26.92%) CentOS
4 5 (19.23%) FreeBSD
4 5 (19.23%) OpenBSD
4 5 (19.23%) Solaris
5 3 (11.54%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Debian
7 1 (3.85%) Windows
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (15.38%) Microservices
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Measurement
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) Database Security
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Bash Shell
2 18 (69.23%) Perl
2 18 (69.23%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) PHP
3 10 (38.46%) Ruby
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.85%) C-shell
5 1 (3.85%) Korn
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) Docker
4 5 (19.23%) KVM
5 4 (15.38%) Ceph
5 4 (15.38%) Corosync
5 4 (15.38%) DRBD
5 4 (15.38%) iptables
6 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HAProxy
1 7 (26.92%) Nagios
2 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 6 (23.08%) Puppet
3 5 (19.23%) Cacti
3 5 (19.23%) Munin
3 5 (19.23%) Terraform
4 4 (15.38%) Pacemaker
5 3 (11.54%) Ansible
6 2 (7.69%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (3.85%) Check_MK
7 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) SolarWinds
3 7 (26.92%) Google
4 6 (23.08%) New Relic
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.85%) Perforce
7 1 (3.85%) Riverbed