Period
to 21 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Perfmon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Perfmon over the 6 months to 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perfmon
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1133 1193 1222
Rank change year-on-year +60 +29 +59
Permanent jobs citing Perfmon 54 66 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.033% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 65
UK median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £41,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £66,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -50.00% +15.79% +4.97%

Perfmon 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 15392 16963 16610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.74% 8.61% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12452 13815 13266
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 £30,635 £29,591
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Perfmon
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Perfmon in the UK

Perfmon
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Perfmon in the UK

Perfmon
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Perfmon over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Perfmon in the UK

Perfmon
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perfmon within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 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 +66 53 £42,500 -22.73% 3
UK excluding London +81 36 £27,500 -50.00% 1
North of England -2 26 £26,000 -65.33%
London +38 18 £82,500 +43.48% 2
Yorkshire +27 18 £25,500 -
North West -20 8 £50,000 -33.33%
South East +63 4 £35,000 -36.36%
South West +8 2 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England - 2 - -
Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing Perfmon 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 Perfmon.

1 50 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 47 (87.04%) SQL
3 35 (64.81%) Microsoft
3 35 (64.81%) Replication
4 34 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (51.85%) Degree
6 28 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (48.15%) Windows
8 24 (44.44%) T-SQL
8 24 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (38.89%) ITIL
9 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
10 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (35.19%) Linux
12 18 (33.33%) Windows XP
12 18 (33.33%) MCSE
12 18 (33.33%) MCSA
12 18 (33.33%) MCP
12 18 (33.33%) DameWare
12 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (33.33%) WebEx
13 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2000
13 17 (31.48%) MySQL
14 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Perfmon
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 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 9 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (12.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) WebEx
2 12 (22.22%) LAN
2 12 (22.22%) WAN
3 11 (20.37%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) ISDN
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 34 (62.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (31.48%) MySQL
7 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
9 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (12.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (12.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
10 7 (12.96%) OLTP
11 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (7.41%) DTS
13 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 2 (3.70%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.56%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.85%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.85%) JConsole
6 1 (1.85%) JIRA
6 1 (1.85%) JMeter
6 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
2 7 (12.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) DBA
2 28 (51.85%) SQL DBA
3 17 (31.48%) Server Engineer
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Engineer
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server Engineer
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server DBA
5 15 (27.78%) Administrator
6 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (18.52%) Server Support
6 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Server Support
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Support Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Service Desk Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Field Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Senior DBA
9 5 (9.26%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (64.81%) Replication
2 13 (24.07%) Clustering
3 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Equities
6 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 19 (35.19%) Linux
4 18 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (38.89%) ITIL
3 11 (20.37%) Service Management
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) High Availability
4 10 (18.52%) Information Security
5 8 (14.81%) DevOps
6 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) ITIL V3
7 6 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (9.26%) Change Management
8 5 (9.26%) Load Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.41%) Change Control
9 4 (7.41%) Database Tuning
9 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.41%) Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) SQL
2 24 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 11 (20.37%) VB
4 11 (20.37%) VBScript
5 2 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (51.85%) Degree
2 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (33.33%) MCP
3 18 (33.33%) MCSA
3 18 (33.33%) MCSE
4 12 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (20.37%) GNVQ
5 11 (20.37%) HND
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (12.96%) SLA
3 6 (11.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
1 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) DameWare
2 7 (12.96%) Ansible
3 6 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 35 (64.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Sybase
3 9 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 9 (16.67%) Calypso
3 9 (16.67%) Murex
3 9 (16.67%) Reuters
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle
5 3 (5.56%) VMware
6 2 (3.70%) New Relic
7 1 (1.85%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.85%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) RedGate
7 1 (1.85%) Sun