Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SolarWinds Pingdom
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1168 1167 1279
Rank change year-on-year -1 +112 +15
Permanent jobs citing Pingdom 13 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.080% 0.046% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 20
UK median annual salary £61,250 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £47,875 £40,625 £30,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,625 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +43.94% -

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 16,345 15,343 17,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.39% 8.79% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13,131 12,420 13,989
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +4.88%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +23 13 £61,250 +16.67% 3
UK excluding London +12 8 £49,000 +3.16%
Midlands - 7 - -
West Midlands - 7 - -
London -10 5 £70,000 +21.74% 3
South West +9 1 £49,000 +8.89%

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
1 11 (84.62%) Splunk
2 10 (76.92%) Docker
2 10 (76.92%) Datadog
2 10 (76.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (76.92%) CMS
2 10 (76.92%) Python
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
4 8 (61.54%) Node.js
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) PHP
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) QA
5 7 (53.85%) Drupal
5 7 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (53.85%) Capistrano
5 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (53.85%) Vagrant
5 7 (53.85%) Rackspace
5 7 (53.85%) GitHub
5 7 (53.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (53.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (53.85%) Codeship
5 7 (53.85%) GoCD

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 (76.92%) CMS
2 7 (53.85%) Drupal
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 10 (76.92%) Datadog
2 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (53.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (53.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (53.85%) GitHub
4 3 (23.08%) G Suite
4 3 (23.08%) Slack
5 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) SMTP
1 3 (23.08%) SSH
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
2 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Flink
4 1 (7.69%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (53.85%) Codeship
1 7 (53.85%) GoCD
1 7 (53.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Monitoring Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Site Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) HornetQ
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (53.85%) Release Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 10 (76.92%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) PHP
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (7.69%) Gluster
2 1 (7.69%) iptables
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Capistrano
2 4 (30.77%) Nagios
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
4 1 (7.69%) Grafana
4 1 (7.69%) Graylog
4 1 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Splunk
2 7 (53.85%) Rackspace
3 3 (23.08%) Qualys
3 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Infobright
5 1 (7.69%) New Relic
5 1 (7.69%) PagerDuty