Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Pingdom
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1177 1160 1261
Rank change year-on-year -17 +101 +26
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 16 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.092% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 20
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +20.93% -2.27%
10th Percentile £51,550 £43,625 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +21.79% -

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 17,482 15,018 17,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.86% 8.77% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13,890 12,156 13,921
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,750 £30,061
90th Percentile £84,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Pingdom in the UK

Pingdom
Top 6 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 April 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 -36 16 £70,000 +7.69% 4
London -15 14 £70,000 +7.69% 4
UK excluding London -28 2 £49,000 +3.16%
South West -13 1 £49,000 +3.16%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 14 (87.50%) Splunk
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (81.25%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) Nagios
2 13 (81.25%) Datadog
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (68.75%) G Suite
4 11 (68.75%) Docker
5 10 (62.50%) Perl
5 10 (62.50%) CMS
6 9 (56.25%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
6 9 (56.25%) Slack
6 9 (56.25%) Okta
7 8 (50.00%) MySQL
7 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (50.00%) DevOps
7 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (43.75%) Internet
8 7 (43.75%) SSH
8 7 (43.75%) SMTP
8 7 (43.75%) HTTP
8 7 (43.75%) DNS
9 6 (37.50%) Adobe
9 6 (37.50%) SNMP
9 6 (37.50%) Asset Management

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 10 (62.50%) CMS
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal
4 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 13 (81.25%) Datadog
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (68.75%) G Suite
3 9 (56.25%) Slack
4 3 (18.75%) SaaS
5 2 (12.50%) Trello
6 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (6.25%) GitHub
6 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
1 7 (43.75%) SMTP
1 7 (43.75%) SSH
2 6 (37.50%) SNMP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
1 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Flink
2 1 (6.25%) Infinispan
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Codeship
3 1 (6.25%) GoCD
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (12.50%) French Language
1 2 (12.50%) Italian Language
1 2 (12.50%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Site Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Site Manager
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Content Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) HornetQ
2 1 (6.25%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) VyOS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 6 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) People Management
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
6 2 (12.50%) Content Management
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 12 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (62.50%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) RHCE
1 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) XenServer
3 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (6.25%) Gluster
3 1 (6.25%) iptables
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) Grafana
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
4 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
4 1 (6.25%) Check_MK
4 1 (6.25%) Graylog
4 1 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (6.25%) Kibana
4 1 (6.25%) Terraform
4 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Splunk
2 9 (56.25%) Okta
2 9 (56.25%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (37.50%) Adobe
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 2 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Infobright
5 1 (6.25%) New Relic
5 1 (6.25%) PagerDuty
5 1 (6.25%) Qualys
5 1 (6.25%) Rackspace