Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Perfmon
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1106 1138 1239
Rank change year-on-year +32 +101 +23
Permanent jobs citing Perfmon 57 79 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.041% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.37% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 70
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £21,250 £41,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £66,125 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -38.89% -5.26% +18.75%

Perfmon 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 15477 16587 16693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12644 13411 13476
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Perfmon in the UK

Perfmon
Top 9 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 18 October 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 +49 52 £54,750 +4.29%
UK excluding London +69 31 £27,500 -38.89% 1
London -24 25 £65,000 +18.18%
North of England +30 23 £25,000 -44.44%
Yorkshire +28 14 £22,500 -
North West +3 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Scotland -4 4 - - 1
South East +51 3 £35,000 -22.22%
East of England +19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 52 (91.23%) SQL
2 50 (87.72%) SQL Server
3 35 (61.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (61.40%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 28 (49.12%) T-SQL
5 28 (49.12%) Replication
6 26 (45.61%) Linux
7 24 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (40.35%) Windows
9 22 (38.60%) MySQL
10 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (36.84%) Degree
11 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (31.58%) ITIL
12 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (29.82%) Finance
12 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
13 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (28.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
15 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
15 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
15 14 (24.56%) WebEx
15 14 (24.56%) DevOps
15 14 (24.56%) DameWare
15 14 (24.56%) Clustering
15 14 (24.56%) Windows XP

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 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 9 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (12.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) Confluence
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) WebEx
2 6 (10.53%) LAN
2 6 (10.53%) VPN
2 6 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) ISDN
4 1 (1.75%) NAS
4 1 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (87.72%) SQL Server
2 35 (61.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (38.60%) MySQL
5 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (28.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
10 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (21.05%) Amazon Aurora
11 12 (21.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
11 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (17.54%) OLTP
13 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (7.02%) DTS
15 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
5 6 (10.53%) LoadRunner
5 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.26%) Fiddler
7 2 (3.51%) Ant
7 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.51%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.51%) JIRA
7 2 (3.51%) Maven
7 2 (3.51%) NuGet
7 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
7 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.75%) JConsole
8 1 (1.75%) JMeter
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 7 (12.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) DBA
2 26 (45.61%) SQL DBA
3 15 (26.32%) Administrator
3 15 (26.32%) SQL Server DBA
4 10 (17.54%) Server Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Field Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Field Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) MongoDB DBA
5 5 (8.77%) MySQL DBA
5 5 (8.77%) Server Support
5 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server Support
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.51%) JSON
3 2 (3.51%) REST
3 2 (3.51%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Replication
2 14 (24.56%) Clustering
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Equities
5 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Linux
2 23 (40.35%) Windows
3 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (24.56%) Windows XP
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (31.58%) ITIL
3 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.56%) DevOps
5 8 (14.04%) Change Management
5 8 (14.04%) High Availability
6 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
6 7 (12.28%) Service Management
7 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.77%) Information Security
8 5 (8.77%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Test Strategy
9 4 (7.02%) Change Control
9 4 (7.02%) Database Tuning
9 4 (7.02%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) SQL
2 28 (49.12%) T-SQL
3 14 (24.56%) PowerShell
4 11 (19.30%) VB
4 11 (19.30%) VBScript
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Degree
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (21.05%) MCSA
4 11 (19.30%) MCP
4 11 (19.30%) MCSE
5 8 (14.04%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (12.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (10.53%) GNVQ
7 6 (10.53%) HND
8 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 5 (8.77%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (7.02%) QA
4 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
1 5 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) DameWare
2 12 (21.05%) Ansible
3 5 (8.77%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Kibana
4 2 (3.51%) logstash
5 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Sybase
3 9 (15.79%) Bloomberg
3 9 (15.79%) Calypso
3 9 (15.79%) Murex
3 9 (15.79%) Reuters
4 4 (7.02%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.75%) iManage
6 1 (1.75%) NetApp
6 1 (1.75%) New Relic
6 1 (1.75%) Sun