Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Pingdom
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1230 1261
Rank change year-on-year +60 +31 +44
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 19 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.043% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 34
UK median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £51,250 £38,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £56,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +42.22% +40.63% -

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 15824 16442 16739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.78% 8.66% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12972 13273 13598
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 23 November 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 23 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 +49 19 £80,000 +60.00% 1
UK excluding London +53 15 £80,000 +42.22% 1
South East +39 7 £80,000 +28.00%
Midlands - 7 - -
West Midlands - 7 - -
London +11 4 £52,500 +5.00%
South West +7 1 £49,000 +8.89% 1

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 17 (89.47%) PowerShell
2 16 (84.21%) DevOps
3 15 (78.95%) Docker
3 15 (78.95%) MongoDB
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 9 (47.37%) High Availability
5 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
5 9 (47.37%) New Relic
6 8 (42.11%) Datadog
6 8 (42.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (42.11%) FortiGate
6 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (42.11%) CentOS
6 8 (42.11%) Budget Control
6 8 (42.11%) vSphere
6 8 (42.11%) Splunk
6 8 (42.11%) Node.js
6 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
6 8 (42.11%) Redis
6 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (42.11%) IBM
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) MCSE
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce

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 (42.11%) CMS
1 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) Drupal
3 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Confluence
4 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 8 (42.11%) Datadog
2 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (36.84%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (36.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (36.84%) GitHub
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) Internet
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) MongoDB
2 8 (42.11%) Redis
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) Flink
4 1 (5.26%) Infinispan
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (36.84%) Codeship
1 7 (36.84%) GoCD
1 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Monitoring Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Mobile
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Service Operations
4 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.26%) HornetQ
2 1 (5.26%) Kafka
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 8 (42.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) High Availability
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Budget Control
3 8 (42.11%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
3 8 (42.11%) Quality Management
3 8 (42.11%) Release Management
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) Release Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) PowerShell
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) PHP
3 8 (42.11%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) MCSE
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) RHCE
2 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
2 8 (42.11%) ISO 9001
3 7 (36.84%) QA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Docker
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (5.26%) Gluster
3 1 (5.26%) iptables
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) FortiGate
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (36.84%) Capistrano
3 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (5.26%) Check_MK
4 1 (5.26%) Grafana
4 1 (5.26%) Graylog
4 1 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (5.26%) Kibana
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
1 9 (47.37%) New Relic
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
2 8 (42.11%) IBM
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Splunk
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Rackspace
4 3 (15.79%) Qualys
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
6 1 (5.26%) Infobright
6 1 (5.26%) PagerDuty