Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Prometheus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Prometheus over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 687 986 1098
Rank change year-on-year +299 +112 -
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 439 200 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.12% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.43% 1.15% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 330 180 60
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,225 £44,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £98,000 £90,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.44% -

Prometheus 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 18,054 17,360 15,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.56% 10.08% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13,822 13,680 12,241
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Prometheus over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Prometheus within the UK over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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 +303 413 £72,500 +3.57% 23
London +207 272 £75,000 -6.25% 7
UK excluding London +178 160 £60,000 +20.00% 17
North of England +40 43 £60,000 +20.00% 10
East of England +98 36 £47,500 -20.83% 1
South East +53 32 £74,000 +34.55% 3
Yorkshire +15 28 £60,000 -20.00% 4
South West - 24 £68,750 - 1
North West +22 14 £65,000 +30.00% 6
Northern Ireland -13 12 - - 1
Scotland +19 7 £35,000 -6.67%
Midlands +51 6 £47,500 -13.64% 1
West Midlands +39 6 £47,500 -13.64% 1
North East - 1 £52,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT jobs citing Prometheus 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 Prometheus.

1 325 (74.03%) DevOps
2 316 (71.98%) Docker
3 306 (69.70%) Linux
4 284 (64.69%) Python
4 284 (64.69%) Kubernetes
5 267 (60.82%) Amazon AWS
6 218 (49.66%) Ansible
7 209 (47.61%) Java
8 203 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
9 200 (45.56%) Terraform
10 176 (40.09%) Jenkins
11 170 (38.72%) Elastic Stack
12 156 (35.54%) Grafana
13 151 (34.40%) Git (software)
14 149 (33.94%) Puppet
15 139 (31.66%) Opscode Chef
16 138 (31.44%) Bash Shell
17 125 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
18 123 (28.02%) Configuration Management
19 114 (25.97%) Open Source
20 103 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
21 99 (22.55%) Microservices
22 98 (22.32%) Software Engineering
23 97 (22.10%) Google Cloud Platform
24 93 (21.18%) Ruby
25 91 (20.73%) Finance
25 91 (20.73%) Kafka
26 88 (20.05%) Go
26 88 (20.05%) PostgreSQL
27 82 (18.68%) Splunk

Prometheus
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 80 (18.22%) Apache
2 60 (13.67%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (9.34%) nginx
4 31 (7.06%) Tomcat
5 27 (6.15%) Confluence
6 20 (4.56%) Apache Spark
7 16 (3.64%) IIS
8 6 (1.37%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.91%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.46%) WildFly
12 1 (0.23%) Apache TomEE
12 1 (0.23%) JBoss
12 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.46%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 267 (60.82%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (22.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 60 (13.67%) GitHub
5 56 (12.76%) Amazon EC2
6 54 (12.30%) Amazon S3
7 44 (10.02%) SaaS
8 35 (7.97%) AWS CloudFormation
9 34 (7.74%) Amazon ECS
10 25 (5.69%) Amazon ELB
11 23 (5.24%) Serverless
11 23 (5.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (4.56%) Route 53
13 18 (4.10%) IaaS
14 17 (3.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 16 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (3.42%) Akamai
16 15 (3.42%) Amazon EMR
17 14 (3.19%) OpenShift
18 13 (2.96%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.71%) DNS
2 42 (9.57%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.38%) Firewall
4 22 (5.01%) DHCP
5 15 (3.42%) SSL
6 14 (3.19%) Skype
7 12 (2.73%) HTTP
7 12 (2.73%) HTTPS
7 12 (2.73%) Internet
7 12 (2.73%) VPN
7 12 (2.73%) VRRP
8 6 (1.37%) Asterisk PBX
8 6 (1.37%) BIG-IP
8 6 (1.37%) DMZ
9 4 (0.91%) IPv4
10 2 (0.46%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.46%) VLAN
11 1 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.23%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (20.05%) PostgreSQL
2 67 (15.26%) MongoDB
3 59 (13.44%) NoSQL
4 47 (10.71%) MySQL
5 40 (9.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 33 (7.52%) SQL Server
7 25 (5.69%) Amazon RDS
7 25 (5.69%) Hazelcast
8 20 (4.56%) Relational Database
9 17 (3.87%) Redis
10 15 (3.42%) InfluxDB
11 14 (3.19%) MariaDB
12 13 (2.96%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (2.28%) Amazon Aurora
14 8 (1.82%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 176 (40.09%) Jenkins
2 151 (34.40%) Git (software)
3 77 (17.54%) TeamCity
4 63 (14.35%) Maven
5 53 (12.07%) Octopus Deploy
6 42 (9.57%) IBM UrbanCode
7 41 (9.34%) git-flow
7 41 (9.34%) GitLab
8 39 (8.88%) Gradle
9 36 (8.20%) Travis CI
10 30 (6.83%) RSpec
11 29 (6.61%) JIRA
12 27 (6.15%) CircleCI
12 27 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (5.69%) Sonatype Nexus
14 23 (5.24%) Bitbucket
15 15 (3.42%) Subversion
16 14 (3.19%) IntelliJ
16 14 (3.19%) JUnit
17 13 (2.96%) Artifactory
General
1 91 (20.73%) Finance
2 19 (4.33%) Banking
3 18 (4.10%) Games
4 12 (2.73%) Retail
5 6 (1.37%) Publishing
5 6 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.91%) Marketing
7 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 203 (46.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 80 (18.22%) Senior DevOps
3 59 (13.44%) Linux Engineer
4 53 (12.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 51 (11.62%) AWS Engineer
6 44 (10.02%) AWS DevOps
7 39 (8.88%) Developer
8 38 (8.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 32 (7.29%) Platform Engineer
10 31 (7.06%) Java Developer
11 30 (6.83%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 27 (6.15%) Consultant
12 27 (6.15%) DevOps Consultant
12 27 (6.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 27 (6.15%) Senior Consultant
12 27 (6.15%) Senior DevOps Consultant
13 26 (5.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 22 (5.01%) Python Engineer
15 20 (4.56%) Software Engineer
16 19 (4.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (38.72%) Elastic Stack
2 91 (20.73%) Kafka
3 39 (8.88%) RabbitMQ
4 38 (8.66%) Node.js
4 38 (8.66%) REST
5 37 (8.43%) ActiveMQ
6 31 (7.06%) Web Services
7 24 (5.47%) JMS
7 24 (5.47%) LAMP
8 23 (5.24%) HTML
9 20 (4.56%) LAPP Stack
9 20 (4.56%) LEMP Stack
10 17 (3.87%) .NET
11 16 (3.64%) Spring
12 13 (2.96%) Vue.js
13 12 (2.73%) SOAP
13 12 (2.73%) Vert.x
14 11 (2.51%) CSS
15 10 (2.28%) Backbone.js
15 10 (2.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.48%) Data Centre
1 46 (10.48%) Public Cloud
2 35 (7.97%) Linux Command Line
3 27 (6.15%) PlayStation
4 23 (5.24%) Replication
5 22 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (5.01%) Clustering
6 18 (4.10%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.87%) Cloud Native
8 15 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 15 (3.42%) Mobile Banking
8 15 (3.42%) PKI
9 12 (2.73%) Internet of Things
9 12 (2.73%) Smartphone
10 10 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (2.05%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.82%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.59%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.91%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 306 (69.70%) Linux
2 76 (17.31%) Windows
3 37 (8.43%) Ubuntu
4 36 (8.20%) CentOS
5 27 (6.15%) Mesosphere
6 23 (5.24%) Windows Server
7 22 (5.01%) Unix
8 15 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (3.19%) Solaris
10 7 (1.59%) Android
10 7 (1.59%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.37%) Debian
11 6 (1.37%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.14%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.14%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (74.03%) DevOps
2 203 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (28.02%) Configuration Management
4 114 (25.97%) Open Source
5 103 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
6 99 (22.55%) Microservices
7 98 (22.32%) Software Engineering
8 78 (17.77%) Infrastructure as Code
9 76 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 67 (15.26%) Continuous Deployment
11 65 (14.81%) High Availability
12 61 (13.90%) BDD
13 59 (13.44%) Test Automation
14 50 (11.39%) TDD
15 45 (10.25%) Scrum
16 42 (9.57%) Load Balancing
17 39 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
18 35 (7.97%) Infrastructure Automation
19 33 (7.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
20 32 (7.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 284 (64.69%) Python
2 209 (47.61%) Java
3 138 (31.44%) Bash Shell
4 93 (21.18%) Ruby
5 88 (20.05%) Go
6 71 (16.17%) SQL
7 61 (13.90%) PowerShell
8 55 (12.53%) C++
9 43 (9.79%) JavaScript
10 35 (7.97%) Perl
11 27 (6.15%) PHP
12 21 (4.78%) TypeScript
13 20 (4.56%) Kotlin
14 17 (3.87%) C#
15 15 (3.42%) PHP 5
15 15 (3.42%) PHP 7
15 15 (3.42%) Scala
16 12 (2.73%) Java 8
16 12 (2.73%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 42 (9.57%) Degree
2 23 (5.24%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.10%) AWS Certification
4 14 (3.19%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.96%) PhD
5 13 (2.96%) Postgraduate
6 10 (2.28%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.46%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.46%) RHCE
8 2 (0.46%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (11.85%) QA
2 27 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 316 (71.98%) Docker
2 38 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (7.74%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (4.78%) KVM
5 17 (3.87%) Active Directory
6 12 (2.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (1.82%) etcd
8 7 (1.59%) vSphere
9 4 (0.91%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.68%) NFS
10 3 (0.68%) Samba
11 2 (0.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.23%) vCloud
12 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 284 (64.69%) Kubernetes
2 218 (49.66%) Ansible
3 200 (45.56%) Terraform
4 156 (35.54%) Grafana
5 149 (33.94%) Puppet
6 139 (31.66%) Opscode Chef
7 80 (18.22%) Consul
8 62 (14.12%) Packer
9 50 (11.39%) Kibana
10 48 (10.93%) Rancher
11 43 (9.79%) Docker Swarm
12 38 (8.66%) Icinga
13 37 (8.43%) Salt
14 35 (7.97%) Nagios
15 30 (6.83%) ZABBIX
16 29 (6.61%) logstash
17 27 (6.15%) Automic
18 19 (4.33%) HAProxy
19 16 (3.64%) Graphite
20 15 (3.42%) yum
Vendors
1 82 (18.68%) Splunk
2 44 (10.02%) VMware
3 29 (6.61%) Microsoft
4 28 (6.38%) New Relic
5 26 (5.92%) Google
6 25 (5.69%) AppDynamics
7 24 (5.47%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.19%) PagerDuty
9 13 (2.96%) Rackspace
10 12 (2.73%) SaltStack
10 12 (2.73%) Sybase
11 10 (2.28%) Oracle
12 6 (1.37%) Cisco
12 6 (1.37%) F5
13 5 (1.14%) Adyen
13 5 (1.14%) CyberArk
13 5 (1.14%) IBM
13 5 (1.14%) Recurly
13 5 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.91%) Dynatrace