Period
to 25 September 2020

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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 492 671 901
Rank change year-on-year +179 +230 +185
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 187 445 278
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.35% 2.42% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 143 336 251
Median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 7,958 18,379 17,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 13.06% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6,518 13,804 14,031
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,250 £31,625
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Prometheus over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

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 25 September 2020. 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 +168 176 £67,500 -3.57% 85
London +130 113 £75,000 - 44
UK excluding London +226 70 £60,000 - 44
North of England +169 31 £60,000 -7.69% 22
Work from Home +56 29 £65,000 -23.53% 17
North West +143 25 £50,000 -23.08% 12
South East +230 13 £60,000 -18.92% 8
Midlands +129 9 £75,000 +66.67% 4
West Midlands +118 9 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Scotland - 9 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +126 6 £62,500 -3.85% 8
South West +108 4 £50,000 -14.89% 2
East of England +117 3 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Wales - 1 £52,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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.

1 161 (86.10%) DevOps
2 155 (82.89%) AWS
3 132 (70.59%) Grafana
4 124 (66.31%) Python
5 119 (63.64%) Kubernetes
6 115 (61.50%) Linux
7 114 (60.96%) Docker
8 112 (59.89%) Jenkins
9 106 (56.68%) Terraform
10 91 (48.66%) Puppet
11 88 (47.06%) Microservices
12 84 (44.92%) Azure
12 84 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
13 80 (42.78%) Configuration Management
14 77 (41.18%) Go
15 74 (39.57%) Git (software)
16 71 (37.97%) Elastic Stack
17 69 (36.90%) Continuous Integration
18 67 (35.83%) Ansible
19 64 (34.22%) Open Source
20 60 (32.09%) Java
20 60 (32.09%) Ruby
21 57 (30.48%) GitLab
22 53 (28.34%) Continuous Delivery
23 48 (25.67%) SQL
23 48 (25.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 47 (25.13%) CentOS
25 46 (24.60%) Bash Shell
25 46 (24.60%) Infrastructure Automation
26 45 (24.06%) Graphite

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 20 (10.70%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.35%) Apache
3 8 (4.28%) Confluence
4 6 (3.21%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.14%) nginx
6 2 (1.07%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.07%) IIS
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 155 (82.89%) AWS
2 84 (44.92%) Azure
3 44 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
4 43 (22.99%) GitHub
5 40 (21.39%) GCP
6 31 (16.58%) Datadog
7 26 (13.90%) SaaS
8 25 (13.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 23 (12.30%) Amazon EKS
10 16 (8.56%) Amazon S3
11 14 (7.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (6.42%) Serverless
13 11 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (5.35%) IaaS
15 9 (4.81%) PaaS
16 8 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
16 8 (4.28%) Amazon Kinesis
17 7 (3.74%) Amazon SQS
17 7 (3.74%) CloudFront
18 6 (3.21%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.49%) VPN
2 6 (3.21%) Firewall
3 5 (2.67%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (2.67%) MPLS
3 5 (2.67%) WAN
4 4 (2.14%) Network Security
4 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.60%) Skype
6 2 (1.07%) Multicast
7 1 (0.53%) BGP
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.53%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.53%) HSRP
7 1 (0.53%) NAS
7 1 (0.53%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.53%) OSPF
7 1 (0.53%) SSH
7 1 (0.53%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.53%) VLAN
7 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.99%) NoSQL
2 20 (10.70%) Redis
3 18 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.02%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.42%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (6.42%) InfluxDB
6 10 (5.35%) Amazon Aurora
6 10 (5.35%) MySQL
6 10 (5.35%) SQL Server
7 9 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.67%) BigQuery
9 5 (2.67%) Blockchain
9 5 (2.67%) Looker
9 5 (2.67%) MariaDB
10 4 (2.14%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (2.14%) Big Data
10 4 (2.14%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 112 (59.89%) Jenkins
2 74 (39.57%) Git (software)
3 57 (30.48%) GitLab
4 48 (25.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (11.23%) SonarQube
6 14 (7.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (7.49%) TeamCity
7 12 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (5.35%) JIRA
9 9 (4.81%) Travis CI
10 8 (4.28%) IBM UrbanCode
10 8 (4.28%) Maven
11 6 (3.21%) JUnit
11 6 (3.21%) Selenium
12 5 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (1.60%) Bitbucket
13 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.60%) eggPlant
13 3 (1.60%) Gradle
13 3 (1.60%) Subversion
General
1 41 (21.93%) Public Sector
2 31 (16.58%) Finance
3 8 (4.28%) Games
4 6 (3.21%) Banking
5 4 (2.14%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (64.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (24.06%) Platform Engineer
3 24 (12.83%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 19 (10.16%) Site Engineer
5 15 (8.02%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (8.02%) Senior DevOps
5 15 (8.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.49%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.49%) Azure Engineer
7 13 (6.95%) Developer
8 11 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (4.81%) AWS DevOps
9 9 (4.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Consultant
11 6 (3.21%) DevOps Consultant
11 6 (3.21%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.21%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (37.97%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (7.49%) .NET
3 13 (6.95%) Kafka
4 11 (5.88%) Node.js
5 9 (4.81%) Spring
5 9 (4.81%) Velocity
6 8 (4.28%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (4.28%) YAML
7 7 (3.74%) REST
8 6 (3.21%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (3.21%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.21%) Web Services
9 5 (2.67%) Sensu
9 5 (2.67%) SOAP
10 4 (2.14%) GraphQL
10 4 (2.14%) WireMock
11 3 (1.60%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.60%) JSON
11 3 (1.60%) RESTful
11 3 (1.60%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 9 (4.81%) Virtual Team
3 7 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.67%) Cloud Native
4 5 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.07%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.53%) Eurex
7 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (61.50%) Linux
2 47 (25.13%) CentOS
3 44 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (17.11%) Windows
5 12 (6.42%) Mesosphere
6 9 (4.81%) Unix
7 7 (3.74%) Debian
8 5 (2.67%) VMS
9 2 (1.07%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.53%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.53%) SUSE
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (86.10%) DevOps
2 88 (47.06%) Microservices
3 84 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (42.78%) Configuration Management
5 69 (36.90%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (34.22%) Open Source
7 53 (28.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 46 (24.60%) Infrastructure Automation
9 45 (24.06%) Load Balancing
10 42 (22.46%) High Availability
10 42 (22.46%) IT Strategy
10 42 (22.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 41 (21.93%) Software Engineering
12 39 (20.86%) E-Procurement
13 37 (19.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 36 (19.25%) Fintech
15 34 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
16 29 (15.51%) Infrastructure as Code
17 15 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
18 11 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 124 (66.31%) Python
2 77 (41.18%) Go
3 60 (32.09%) Java
3 60 (32.09%) Ruby
4 48 (25.67%) SQL
5 46 (24.60%) Bash Shell
6 27 (14.44%) PowerShell
7 20 (10.70%) C#
8 19 (10.16%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.81%) PHP
10 7 (3.74%) Kotlin
10 7 (3.74%) Perl
11 6 (3.21%) Clojure
11 6 (3.21%) Groovy
11 6 (3.21%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.67%) Elixir
12 5 (2.67%) Java 8
13 4 (2.14%) C++
14 2 (1.07%) ES6
14 2 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (21.39%) AWS Certification
2 11 (5.88%) Degree
3 6 (3.21%) CCIE
3 6 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.53%) CCNA
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.53%) RHCE
6 1 (0.53%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 114 (60.96%) Docker
2 10 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.67%) Firmware
3 5 (2.67%) VMware NSX
4 3 (1.60%) LXC
5 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.53%) BIND 9
6 1 (0.53%) Ceph
6 1 (0.53%) Gluster
6 1 (0.53%) HDFS
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.53%) Postfix
6 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.53%) zsh
Systems Management
1 132 (70.59%) Grafana
2 119 (63.64%) Kubernetes
3 106 (56.68%) Terraform
4 91 (48.66%) Puppet
5 67 (35.83%) Ansible
6 45 (24.06%) Graphite
7 41 (21.93%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (9.63%) Consul
9 16 (8.56%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (6.42%) Automic
10 12 (6.42%) Nagios
10 12 (6.42%) Rancher
10 12 (6.42%) ZABBIX
11 11 (5.88%) Graylog
12 8 (4.28%) Kibana
12 8 (4.28%) logstash
13 6 (3.21%) Packer
14 4 (2.14%) Mesos
15 3 (1.60%) HAProxy
16 2 (1.07%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (19.25%) Splunk
2 10 (5.35%) VMware
3 7 (3.74%) Cisco
3 7 (3.74%) Google
4 6 (3.21%) Citrix
4 6 (3.21%) F5
4 6 (3.21%) New Relic
4 6 (3.21%) SaltStack
5 5 (2.67%) Fortinet
5 5 (2.67%) IBM
5 5 (2.67%) NetScout
5 5 (2.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.07%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.07%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.07%) Oracle
6 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.07%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) CA
7 1 (0.53%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.53%) HP