Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Performance Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Monitoring
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 654 557 539
Rank change year-on-year -97 -18 +57
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 596 873 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.51% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 473 736 891
UK median annual salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.38% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £28,900 £30,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - -6.98% +7.50%

Performance Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in the UK

Performance Monitoring
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Monitoring in the UK

Performance Monitoring
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Monitoring in the UK

Performance Monitoring
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 -122 566 £50,000 +5.26% 30
UK excluding London -80 313 £40,000 - 32
London -64 274 £52,500 -5.41% 6
North of England -1 134 £40,000 - 6
Yorkshire +55 71 £40,000 - 1
South East -53 67 £34,000 -20.93% 8
North West -51 57 £40,000 - 3
Midlands +7 50 £45,000 +1.12% 3
West Midlands +20 30 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Wales +36 22 £37,500 -1.96%
East Midlands +22 21 £50,000 +12.36% 1
South West -40 21 £37,500 +8.36% 1
East of England -27 19 £60,000 +41.18% 6
North East +13 6 £28,750 -42.50% 2
Scotland -18 6 £42,500 +54.55% 8

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring 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 Performance Monitoring.

1 287 (48.15%) SQL
2 273 (45.81%) Windows
3 220 (36.91%) SQL Server
4 217 (36.41%) Microsoft
5 159 (26.68%) ITIL
6 158 (26.51%) Linux
7 156 (26.17%) Finance
8 154 (25.84%) Performance Tuning
9 129 (21.64%) Windows Server
10 127 (21.31%) Firewall
11 116 (19.46%) Oracle
12 107 (17.95%) Unix
13 102 (17.11%) T-SQL
14 100 (16.78%) Active Directory
14 100 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 96 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
16 93 (15.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 84 (14.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 82 (13.76%) VMware
19 81 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
20 75 (12.58%) Windows Server 2012
21 72 (12.08%) PowerShell
21 72 (12.08%) SAN
22 71 (11.91%) TCP/IP
23 70 (11.74%) Windows 7
24 69 (11.58%) DevOps
24 69 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
24 69 (11.58%) MS Exchange
25 68 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
25 68 (11.41%) High Availability

Performance Monitoring
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 69 (11.58%) MS Exchange
2 37 (6.21%) Apache
3 28 (4.70%) JBoss
3 28 (4.70%) Tomcat
4 25 (4.19%) SharePoint
5 23 (3.86%) IIS
6 18 (3.02%) WebLogic
7 14 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (1.85%) Confluence
9 11 (1.85%) SAS
10 9 (1.51%) GlassFish
11 8 (1.34%) CMS
11 8 (1.34%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.17%) NetWeaver
12 7 (1.17%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (1.17%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.50%) Camtasia
3 3 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.67%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.50%) Sage 1000
5 3 (0.50%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.34%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.17%) FastStats
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM On Demand
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 100 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (6.38%) Office 365
4 17 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (2.52%) IaaS
5 15 (2.52%) PaaS
5 15 (2.52%) SaaS
6 14 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (2.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 12 (2.01%) Amazon S3
8 12 (2.01%) GitHub
9 8 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (1.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (1.17%) Google App Engine
11 6 (1.01%) Google Compute Engine
12 5 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.84%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.34%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 127 (21.31%) Firewall
2 72 (12.08%) SAN
3 71 (11.91%) TCP/IP
4 51 (8.56%) WAN
5 50 (8.39%) LAN
6 47 (7.89%) DNS
7 36 (6.04%) DHCP
8 34 (5.70%) SSL
9 32 (5.37%) HTTP
10 29 (4.87%) Internet
11 19 (3.19%) BIG-IP
11 19 (3.19%) Extranet
11 19 (3.19%) Intranet
11 19 (3.19%) NAS
11 19 (3.19%) VPN
12 17 (2.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 17 (2.85%) MPLS
12 17 (2.85%) VLAN
13 16 (2.68%) BGP
13 16 (2.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (36.91%) SQL Server
2 93 (15.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 84 (14.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 52 (8.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 50 (8.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 49 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 36 (6.04%) Oracle BI EE
8 36 (6.04%) Oracle Database
9 33 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (4.87%) MySQL
10 29 (4.87%) NoSQL
11 22 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (3.36%) Oracle Database 12c
13 19 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
13 19 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (3.19%) Power BI
14 14 (2.35%) Relational Database
15 12 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 31 (5.20%) Git (software)
1 31 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (5.03%) Jenkins
3 23 (3.86%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.36%) TeamCity
5 17 (2.85%) JIRA
6 12 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.34%) Subversion
9 5 (0.84%) Bitbucket
9 5 (0.84%) Fiddler
9 5 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.67%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.67%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.50%) Ant
11 3 (0.50%) JMeter
11 3 (0.50%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.50%) Toad
12 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.34%) JUnit
General
1 156 (26.17%) Finance
2 26 (4.36%) Retail
3 25 (4.19%) Law
4 22 (3.69%) Banking
5 13 (2.18%) Marketing
6 12 (2.01%) Games
7 10 (1.68%) Legal
7 10 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.17%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (0.67%) Advertising
9 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.34%) Automotive
11 2 (0.34%) Billing
11 2 (0.34%) Front Office
11 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.34%) Romanian Language
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (18.29%) DBA
2 99 (16.61%) Administrator
3 81 (13.59%) Analyst
4 60 (10.07%) SQL DBA
5 52 (8.72%) Applications Support
5 52 (8.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 43 (7.21%) Support Analyst
7 41 (6.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 41 (6.88%) Developer
8 31 (5.20%) Consultant
9 30 (5.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 29 (4.87%) Senior DBA
11 26 (4.36%) SQL Server DBA
12 25 (4.19%) Network Engineer
13 24 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
14 23 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (3.86%) Oracle DBA
14 23 (3.86%) Windows Engineer
15 20 (3.36%) IT Engineer
16 19 (3.19%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (8.89%) Web Services
2 41 (6.88%) .NET
3 39 (6.54%) J2EE
4 18 (3.02%) Middleware
5 12 (2.01%) HTML
6 10 (1.68%) CSS
6 10 (1.68%) XML
7 9 (1.51%) .NET Framework
8 8 (1.34%) Hibernate
9 7 (1.17%) SAP Basis
10 6 (1.01%) JSON
10 6 (1.01%) RESTful
10 6 (1.01%) SAP PI
11 5 (0.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 5 (0.84%) SOAP
11 5 (0.84%) XSLT
12 4 (0.67%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.67%) DHTML
12 4 (0.67%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (0.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (9.40%) Clustering
3 52 (8.72%) Data Centre
4 41 (6.88%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.87%) Hedge funds
6 27 (4.53%) Replication
7 23 (3.86%) Client/Server
7 23 (3.86%) N-Tier
8 18 (3.02%) Linux Command Line
9 16 (2.68%) User Experience
10 15 (2.52%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.01%) Microsoft Licensing
12 11 (1.85%) Fintech
12 11 (1.85%) PKI
13 9 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.17%) BBC
14 7 (1.17%) Public Cloud
15 6 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
16 5 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
17 4 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 273 (45.81%) Windows
2 158 (26.51%) Linux
3 129 (21.64%) Windows Server
4 107 (17.95%) Unix
5 75 (12.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (11.74%) Windows 7
7 47 (7.89%) Windows 10
8 40 (6.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (3.69%) Ubuntu
11 21 (3.52%) Solaris
12 15 (2.52%) AIX
13 11 (1.85%) CentOS
14 9 (1.51%) VMS
15 8 (1.34%) Debian
16 7 (1.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 6 (1.01%) CoreOS
17 6 (1.01%) HPUX
17 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (26.68%) ITIL
2 154 (25.84%) Performance Tuning
3 81 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 69 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (11.58%) DevOps
5 68 (11.41%) High Availability
6 63 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (10.57%) Capacity Planning
7 56 (9.40%) Problem Management
8 51 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 51 (8.56%) ETL
9 45 (7.55%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 40 (6.71%) Load Balancing
11 38 (6.38%) Performance Optimisation
12 37 (6.21%) Coaching
12 37 (6.21%) Test Automation
13 34 (5.70%) Capacity Management
13 34 (5.70%) Project Management
14 33 (5.54%) Incident Management
15 31 (5.20%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 287 (48.15%) SQL
2 102 (17.11%) T-SQL
3 72 (12.08%) PowerShell
4 55 (9.23%) Java
5 53 (8.89%) Shell Script
6 46 (7.72%) VB
7 34 (5.70%) Python
8 31 (5.20%) JavaScript
9 22 (3.69%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.02%) C#
11 16 (2.68%) C
12 15 (2.52%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.52%) Tcl
13 14 (2.35%) Perl
13 14 (2.35%) VBScript
14 10 (1.68%) Ruby
14 10 (1.68%) X++
15 6 (1.01%) ABAP
15 6 (1.01%) C++
16 5 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (10.74%) Degree
2 42 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (3.52%) MCITP
5 20 (3.36%) CCNP
6 19 (3.19%) CCNA
7 17 (2.85%) MCSA
8 13 (2.18%) MCSE
8 13 (2.18%) Security Cleared
8 13 (2.18%) Siebel Certification
9 12 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (1.17%) AWS Certification
10 7 (1.17%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.84%) CCIE
11 5 (0.84%) MCDBA
12 4 (0.67%) CCIP
13 3 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.50%) JNCIP
13 3 (0.50%) RHCE
13 3 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (10.57%) SLA
2 18 (3.02%) QA
3 16 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.50%) PMO
6 1 (0.17%) GCP
System Software
1 100 (16.78%) Active Directory
2 68 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (6.04%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (4.19%) Hyper-V
5 21 (3.52%) Docker
6 18 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (1.68%) iptables
8 10 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (1.17%) XenApp
11 6 (1.01%) Ceph
11 6 (1.01%) NFS
12 4 (0.67%) Cronacle
12 4 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.67%) Veritas File System
12 4 (0.67%) vSphere
12 4 (0.67%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 42 (7.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 35 (5.87%) Puppet
3 26 (4.36%) Ansible
4 25 (4.19%) SCCM
5 24 (4.03%) SCOM
6 22 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (3.19%) Nagios
8 18 (3.02%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (2.68%) Data Guard
10 13 (2.18%) Kubernetes
10 13 (2.18%) Tivoli
10 13 (2.18%) vCenter Server
10 13 (2.18%) WSUS
11 12 (2.01%) Graphite
12 10 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
12 10 (1.68%) SCDPM
13 8 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (1.17%) BMC PATROL
14 7 (1.17%) NetBackup
14 7 (1.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 217 (36.41%) Microsoft
2 116 (19.46%) Oracle
3 82 (13.76%) VMware
4 60 (10.07%) Cisco
5 36 (6.04%) Siebel
6 29 (4.87%) Sun
7 27 (4.53%) Red Hat
8 26 (4.36%) F5
9 25 (4.19%) IBM
10 24 (4.03%) Citrix
11 22 (3.69%) OpenText
12 21 (3.52%) Juniper
13 20 (3.36%) SAP
14 18 (3.02%) CheckPoint
14 18 (3.02%) HP
15 17 (2.85%) New Relic
16 15 (2.52%) AppDynamics
16 15 (2.52%) Hitachi
17 13 (2.18%) Avaya
17 13 (2.18%) CommVault