Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Pingdom
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1163 1223 1242
Rank change year-on-year +60 +19 +58
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 14 14 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.091% 0.085% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 55
UK median annual salary £80,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.38% -8.70% +17.35%
10th Percentile £65,000 £40,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £82,750 £74,375 £73,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 15463 16551 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.78% 8.65% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12577 13466 13534
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%

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 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Pingdom in the UK

Pingdom
Top 7 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 25 September 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 +72 14 £80,000 +45.45% 1
UK excluding London +54 10 £80,000 +60.00%
South East +73 7 £80,000 +28.00%
London 0 4 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
South West +13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, IT jobs citing Pingdom 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 Pingdom.

1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 11 (78.57%) New Relic
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Internet
3 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 10 (71.43%) Docker
3 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
4 9 (64.29%) CentOS
4 9 (64.29%) Ubuntu
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) ISO 9001
5 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) IIS
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 8 (57.14%) IBM
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 8 (57.14%) MCSE
5 8 (57.14%) Quality Management
5 8 (57.14%) Release Management
5 8 (57.14%) Budget Control
5 8 (57.14%) PCI DSS
5 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall

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 8 (57.14%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Drupal
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (21.43%) Datadog
3 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (14.29%) GitHub
3 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Internet
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 8 (57.14%) Redis
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (14.29%) Codeship
1 2 (14.29%) GoCD
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Operations Manager
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Manager
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) CentOS
2 9 (64.29%) Ubuntu
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 8 (57.14%) Budget Control
3 8 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (57.14%) High Availability
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 8 (57.14%) Quality Management
3 8 (57.14%) Release Management
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) Release Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) MCSE
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) ISO 9001
1 8 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Docker
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) FortiGate
1 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 2 (14.29%) Capistrano
4 1 (7.14%) Check_MK
4 1 (7.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) New Relic
2 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Infobright
4 1 (7.14%) PagerDuty