Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Pingdom skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pingdom over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Pingdom
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1152 1190 1274
Rank change year-on-year +38 +84 +11
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 19 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.16% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 13
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +18.18% -4.35%
10th Percentile £44,950 £55,250 £45,500
90th Percentile £93,500 £82,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £80,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -39.38% +60.00% +25.00%

Pingdom 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 17,954 15,943 17,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.26% 8.92% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14,201 12,857 14,514
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,138 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Pingdom
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Pingdom in the UK

Pingdom
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Pingdom in the UK

Pingdom
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pingdom over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Pingdom in the UK

Pingdom
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pingdom within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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 +19 18 £68,750 +5.77% 2
London +18 14 £70,000 +7.69% 1
UK excluding London +9 5 £48,500 -39.38% 1
South East +1 4 £43,500 -45.63% 1
Wales - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Pingdom 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 Pingdom.

1 16 (84.21%) Linux
1 16 (84.21%) Bash Shell
1 16 (84.21%) Splunk
2 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (63.16%) Datadog
3 12 (63.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 12 (63.16%) Python
3 12 (63.16%) Nagios
4 11 (57.89%) Docker
4 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
4 11 (57.89%) G Suite
5 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
5 10 (52.63%) Perl
5 10 (52.63%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 9 (47.37%) Okta
6 9 (47.37%) Slack
6 9 (47.37%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (47.37%) CMS
7 8 (42.11%) MySQL
8 7 (36.84%) SMTP
8 7 (36.84%) HTTP
8 7 (36.84%) DNS
8 7 (36.84%) Internet
8 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (36.84%) SSH
8 7 (36.84%) JIRA
8 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
8 7 (36.84%) Confluence
9 6 (31.58%) DevOps

Pingdom
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 (47.37%) CMS
2 7 (36.84%) Confluence
3 6 (31.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (63.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 12 (63.16%) Datadog
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (57.89%) G Suite
4 9 (47.37%) Slack
5 4 (21.05%) Akamai
6 2 (10.53%) SaaS
6 2 (10.53%) Trello
7 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) HTTP
1 7 (36.84%) Internet
1 7 (36.84%) SMTP
1 7 (36.84%) SSH
2 6 (31.58%) SNMP
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.53%) French Language
1 2 (10.53%) Italian Language
1 2 (10.53%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Site Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Site Manager
1 7 (36.84%) Site Reliability Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Site Reliability Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Digital Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Splunk Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Splunk Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) VyOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
1 10 (52.63%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow Management
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) People Management
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Bash Shell
2 12 (63.16%) Python
3 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
4 10 (52.63%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Grafana
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Splunk
2 9 (47.37%) Okta
2 9 (47.37%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (31.58%) Adobe
4 5 (26.32%) New Relic
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) EqualLogic
6 2 (10.53%) Google
7 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
7 1 (5.26%) PagerDuty
7 1 (5.26%) VMware