The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Proactive Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Proactive Monitoring over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Proactive Monitoring
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 745 695 756
Rank change year-on-year -50 +61  
Permanent jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 144 248 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 99 227 197
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £25,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.96%  

Proactive Monitoring is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Proactive Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Proactive Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Proactive Monitoring in the UK

Proactive Monitoring
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring.

Salary trend for Proactive Monitoring in the UK

Proactive Monitoring
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Proactive Monitoring in the UK

Proactive Monitoring
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -45 136 £42,000 -1.17% 17
UK excluding London -43 93 £40,000 +6.66% 12
London -9 49 £63,750 +10.86% 5
North of England -30 21 £41,500 +10.66% 5
South West +17 20 £40,000 -0.31%
East of England -13 17 £42,000 +58.49% 1
South East -20 15 £37,500 - 4
Midlands +18 14 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Scotland +1 6 £32,500 -40.90%

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Proactive Monitoring 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 Proactive Monitoring.

1 107 (45.34%) Windows
2 92 (38.98%) ITIL
3 69 (29.24%) Firewall
4 65 (27.54%) Active Directory
5 63 (26.69%) Cisco
5 63 (26.69%) Microsoft
6 59 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (24.58%) VMware
8 56 (23.73%) Windows Server
9 52 (22.03%) Linux
10 48 (20.34%) TCP/IP
11 47 (19.92%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (19.49%) SQL
12 46 (19.49%) CCNA
12 46 (19.49%) SLA
13 44 (18.64%) LAN
13 44 (18.64%) Degree
14 42 (17.80%) Incident Management
15 41 (17.37%) Disaster Recovery
16 38 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (16.10%) Capacity Planning
17 37 (15.68%) Amazon AWS
17 37 (15.68%) Unix
18 36 (15.25%) SAN
18 36 (15.25%) Change Management
19 35 (14.83%) Data Centre
20 34 (14.41%) DNS
21 33 (13.98%) PowerShell
21 33 (13.98%) Network Security
22 32 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure

Proactive Monitoring
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 20 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.78%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.51%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.08%) IIS
5 11 (4.66%) Skype for Business
6 9 (3.81%) IBM Notes
7 8 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.12%) JBoss
9 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.27%) Apache
10 3 (1.27%) CMS
10 3 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.27%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.68%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.47%) Office 365
4 10 (4.24%) SaaS
5 9 (3.81%) IaaS
6 8 (3.39%) PaaS
7 7 (2.97%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.42%) GitHub
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (29.24%) Firewall
2 48 (20.34%) TCP/IP
3 44 (18.64%) LAN
4 36 (15.25%) SAN
5 34 (14.41%) DNS
6 33 (13.98%) Network Security
7 27 (11.44%) DHCP
8 25 (10.59%) WAN
9 23 (9.75%) VPN
10 22 (9.32%) VoIP
10 22 (9.32%) Wireless
11 19 (8.05%) VLAN
12 18 (7.63%) Broadband
12 18 (7.63%) HTTP
13 17 (7.20%) IP Telephony
14 13 (5.51%) Internet
14 13 (5.51%) SMTP
15 12 (5.08%) ADSL
15 12 (5.08%) IPsec
15 12 (5.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.81%) MySQL
3 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.69%) Endeca
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.85%) Big Data
7 2 (0.85%) Ingres
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (5.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.39%) JIRA
3 7 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.54%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.27%) Maven
6 2 (0.85%) MSI
6 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.42%) tSQLt
General
1 30 (12.71%) Finance
2 20 (8.47%) Banking
2 20 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.81%) Retail
4 5 (2.12%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.69%) Legal
6 3 (1.27%) Billing
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Front Office
7 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (28.81%) Analyst
2 37 (15.68%) Network Engineer
3 23 (9.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (9.75%) Support Analyst
4 20 (8.47%) Support Engineer
5 18 (7.63%) Windows Engineer
6 16 (6.78%) Administrator
7 15 (6.36%) Exchange Engineer
7 15 (6.36%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (6.36%) Server Engineer
7 15 (6.36%) Windows Server Engineer
8 13 (5.51%) SOC Analyst
9 11 (4.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (4.66%) Infrastructure Support
10 9 (3.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 9 (3.81%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (3.81%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (3.81%) Linux Support
10 9 (3.81%) Network Analyst
10 9 (3.81%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.24%) XML
2 9 (3.81%) .NET
3 7 (2.97%) JDBC
4 5 (2.12%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (1.69%) J2EE
5 4 (1.69%) WSH
6 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.85%) Middleware
6 2 (0.85%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.42%) Flash
7 1 (0.42%) HTML
7 1 (0.42%) JSON
7 1 (0.42%) MAPI
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.42%) SOAP
7 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.92%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (14.83%) Data Centre
3 22 (9.32%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.78%) Clustering
5 13 (5.51%) Public Cloud
6 12 (5.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (4.66%) CESG
8 9 (3.81%) SCADA
9 7 (2.97%) Driving Licence
9 7 (2.97%) iSeries
9 7 (2.97%) PMI
10 6 (2.54%) Computer Science
11 5 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (2.12%) Wiki
12 4 (1.69%) Equities
12 4 (1.69%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.69%) PKI
12 4 (1.69%) Replication
12 4 (1.69%) Virtual Team
13 3 (1.27%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 107 (45.34%) Windows
2 56 (23.73%) Windows Server
3 52 (22.03%) Linux
4 37 (15.68%) Unix
5 28 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.24%) Solaris
8 9 (3.81%) CentOS
8 9 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.54%) AIX
9 6 (2.54%) FreeBSD
9 6 (2.54%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.54%) Windows 10
9 6 (2.54%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.12%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.69%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.42%) Android
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.98%) ITIL
2 42 (17.80%) Incident Management
3 41 (17.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (16.10%) Capacity Planning
5 36 (15.25%) Change Management
6 28 (11.86%) Service Management
7 22 (9.32%) Project Management
8 21 (8.90%) Load Balancing
8 21 (8.90%) SIEM
9 20 (8.47%) Change Control
10 19 (8.05%) DevOps
11 18 (7.63%) Task Automation
12 17 (7.20%) Configuration Management
12 17 (7.20%) Infrastructure Management
13 16 (6.78%) BCP
13 16 (6.78%) Information Security
13 16 (6.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 16 (6.78%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.78%) Security Operations
14 15 (6.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.49%) SQL
2 33 (13.98%) PowerShell
3 21 (8.90%) Java
3 21 (8.90%) Python
4 16 (6.78%) Bash Shell
4 16 (6.78%) Shell Script
5 14 (5.93%) Perl
6 10 (4.24%) Ruby
7 7 (2.97%) Jython
7 7 (2.97%) VBScript
8 6 (2.54%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.27%) C
9 3 (1.27%) PHP
10 2 (0.85%) C#
10 2 (0.85%) Korn
11 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (19.49%) CCNA
3 44 (18.64%) Degree
4 29 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (12.29%) Security Cleared
5 24 (10.17%) MCSE
6 20 (8.47%) CCNP
7 19 (8.05%) DV Cleared
8 17 (7.20%) SC Cleared
9 14 (5.93%) MCSA
10 13 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (4.66%) CISMP
12 10 (4.24%) CEH
13 8 (3.39%) CISSP
13 8 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
13 8 (3.39%) GIAC
13 8 (3.39%) MCP
14 7 (2.97%) PMI Certification
14 7 (2.97%) PMP
15 5 (2.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.49%) SLA
2 9 (3.81%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.54%) QA
5 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 65 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 38 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (13.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.08%) XenApp
5 9 (3.81%) KVM
5 9 (3.81%) Snort
5 9 (3.81%) vSphere
6 8 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.54%) NFS
8 4 (1.69%) Docker
9 3 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.27%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.42%) GPFS
10 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (10.59%) Nagios
1 25 (10.59%) SCOM
2 24 (10.17%) SCCM
3 21 (8.90%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (8.47%) Puppet
5 13 (5.51%) Ansible
5 13 (5.51%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (5.08%) Cisco CME
7 9 (3.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 9 (3.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (3.39%) EdgeSight
9 6 (2.54%) IBM BigFix
9 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (2.54%) SCVMM
10 5 (2.12%) Grafana
10 5 (2.12%) OpenView
10 5 (2.12%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (1.27%) ServiceCenter
12 2 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (26.69%) Cisco
1 63 (26.69%) Microsoft
2 58 (24.58%) VMware
3 22 (9.32%) Red Hat
4 20 (8.47%) HP
4 20 (8.47%) Juniper
5 18 (7.63%) Avaya
6 16 (6.78%) Oracle
7 15 (6.36%) Citrix
7 15 (6.36%) SolarWinds
8 12 (5.08%) ArcSight
9 9 (3.81%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.81%) IBM
9 9 (3.81%) Lotus
10 8 (3.39%) Palo Alto
10 8 (3.39%) WatchGuard
11 7 (2.97%) Apple
11 7 (2.97%) NetApp
11 7 (2.97%) Splunk
12 6 (2.54%) Nortel
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