Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Pingdom
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1014 698 1072
Rank change year-on-year -316 +374 +99
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 31 7 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.15% 0.087% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 2
10th Percentile £49,625 £27,385 "
25th Percentile £57,500 £45,238 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +28.87%
75th Percentile £90,000 £67,500 £73,750
90th Percentile " £70,500 £76,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £28,475 £57,500
% change year-on-year +110.71% -50.48% +18.56%

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 21,214 8,003 17,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.85% 16.37% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13,537 6,702 13,651
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,075
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

Pingdom
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Pingdom in the UK

Pingdom
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pingdom.

Salary trend for Pingdom in the UK

Pingdom
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Pingdom over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 -278 31 £62,500 -3.85% 2
London -240 22 £90,000 +38.46%
UK excluding London -220 9 £60,000 +110.71% 2
South East - 8 £61,250 - 1
Work from Home -275 5 £90,000 +38.46%
North West - 1 £47,500 - 1
North of England - 1 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Azure
2 24 (77.42%) AWS
3 23 (74.19%) MySQL
3 23 (74.19%) PowerShell
3 23 (74.19%) Terraform
4 22 (70.97%) Grafana
4 22 (70.97%) Serverless
4 22 (70.97%) Finance
4 22 (70.97%) New Relic
5 21 (67.74%) Amazon SQS
5 21 (67.74%) Redis
6 19 (61.29%) Docker
7 18 (58.06%) SQL
7 18 (58.06%) ZABBIX
8 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
8 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
8 17 (54.84%) Python
8 17 (54.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 17 (54.84%) DevOps
8 17 (54.84%) Microservices
8 17 (54.84%) Elastic Stack
9 16 (51.61%) Redux
9 16 (51.61%) .NET Core
9 16 (51.61%) Data Science
9 16 (51.61%) SDLC
9 16 (51.61%) React Native
9 16 (51.61%) Swagger
9 16 (51.61%) React
9 16 (51.61%) Jest

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 14 (45.16%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (77.42%) AWS
1 24 (77.42%) Azure
2 22 (70.97%) Serverless
3 21 (67.74%) Amazon SQS
4 16 (51.61%) GCP
5 12 (38.71%) Slack
6 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (22.58%) Amazon ECS
6 7 (22.58%) Amazon S3
6 7 (22.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (22.58%) Azure Sentinel
7 6 (19.35%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (19.35%) SaaS
8 5 (16.13%) AWS Fargate
8 5 (16.13%) Cloudflare
9 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (3.23%) IaaS
10 1 (3.23%) PaaS
10 1 (3.23%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) MQTT
2 13 (41.94%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) DHCP
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) VPN
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) MySQL
2 21 (67.74%) Redis
3 17 (54.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
4 16 (51.61%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (51.61%) RDBMS
4 16 (51.61%) Relational Database
5 12 (38.71%) Couchbase
5 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
6 5 (16.13%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (16.13%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (51.61%) Cypress.io
2 16 (51.61%) JMeter
2 16 (51.61%) Log4Net
2 16 (51.61%) Moq
2 16 (51.61%) Newman
2 16 (51.61%) NUnit
2 16 (51.61%) Postman
2 16 (51.61%) Selenium
2 16 (51.61%) SoapUI
2 16 (51.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (51.61%) TestCafe
3 13 (41.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) CircleCI
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) Social Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Organisational Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Retail Finance
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
1 12 (38.71%) Full Stack Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Site Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) CloudOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) Elastic Stack
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Core
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
2 16 (51.61%) AngularJS
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET Web API
2 16 (51.61%) Dapper ORM
2 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
2 16 (51.61%) Enzyme
2 16 (51.61%) Jest
2 16 (51.61%) Kafka
2 16 (51.61%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (51.61%) React
2 16 (51.61%) React Native
2 16 (51.61%) Redux
2 16 (51.61%) Sass
2 16 (51.61%) SignalR
2 16 (51.61%) Swagger
2 16 (51.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Legacy Systems
3 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Android
2 16 (51.61%) Apple iOS
3 14 (45.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) DevOps
1 17 (54.84%) Microservices
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Android Development
2 16 (51.61%) B2B
2 16 (51.61%) B2C
2 16 (51.61%) Business Analysis
2 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (51.61%) Data Science
2 16 (51.61%) Full Stack Development
2 16 (51.61%) iOS Development
2 16 (51.61%) Logistics
2 16 (51.61%) Scrum
2 16 (51.61%) SDLC
2 16 (51.61%) TDD
2 16 (51.61%) Unit Testing
3 12 (38.71%) BDD
3 12 (38.71%) Event-Driven
4 11 (35.48%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (22.58%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) PowerShell
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) Python
4 16 (51.61%) Bash Shell
4 16 (51.61%) C#
4 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 16 (51.61%) TypeScript
5 12 (38.71%) ES6
6 6 (19.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) QA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (74.19%) Terraform
2 22 (70.97%) Grafana
3 18 (58.06%) ZABBIX
4 16 (51.61%) HAProxy
4 16 (51.61%) Kibana
4 16 (51.61%) Kubernetes
4 16 (51.61%) logstash
4 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (51.61%) Opsgenie
5 12 (38.71%) MIIS
6 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (6.45%) Prometheus
8 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) New Relic
2 16 (51.61%) Google
3 12 (38.71%) Sun
4 7 (22.58%) AppDynamics
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Dynatrace
4 7 (22.58%) Meraki
4 7 (22.58%) Palo Alto
4 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
4 7 (22.58%) Sophos
4 7 (22.58%) Splunk
5 5 (16.13%) Carbon Black
5 5 (16.13%) CrowdStrike
5 5 (16.13%) PagerDuty
6 1 (3.23%) Rollbar