Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 624 691 979
Rank change year-on-year +67 +288 +137
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 226 458 222
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.04% 2.44% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 172 366 208
Median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.92% +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 11,065 18,738 18,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.34% 12.72% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8,831 14,307 14,223
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
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 12 July 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 12 July 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 +85 209 £80,000 +10.34% 37
London +65 155 £85,000 +13.33% 22
UK excluding London +146 69 £52,250 -12.92% 19
North of England +127 24 £60,000 - 11
North West +117 20 £60,000 -7.69% 10
Work from Home +40 15 £65,000 -7.14% 10
Scotland +89 11 £80,000 +128.57% 1
Midlands +129 10 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +86 10 £60,000 - 1
South East +120 9 £47,500 -35.81% 2
East of England +73 8 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Yorkshire +91 4 £57,500 -4.17%
Wales - 4 £48,500 - 3
South West +82 3 £48,750 -30.36%

For the 6 months to 12 July 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.

1 186 (82.30%) AWS
2 178 (78.76%) DevOps
3 165 (73.01%) Kubernetes
4 160 (70.80%) Python
5 159 (70.35%) Docker
6 140 (61.95%) Terraform
7 132 (58.41%) Linux
8 129 (57.08%) Grafana
9 115 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
10 105 (46.46%) Ansible
11 102 (45.13%) Jenkins
12 93 (41.15%) Git (software)
13 89 (39.38%) Java
14 85 (37.61%) Azure
15 81 (35.84%) Puppet
16 78 (34.51%) Elastic Stack
17 72 (31.86%) Microservices
17 72 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
18 62 (27.43%) Go
19 59 (26.11%) Ruby
20 57 (25.22%) GCP
20 57 (25.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
21 55 (24.34%) SQL
22 54 (23.89%) Public Cloud
23 53 (23.45%) Configuration Management
24 52 (23.01%) Open Source
25 50 (22.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 47 (20.80%) GitLab
27 46 (20.35%) Continuous Delivery
28 44 (19.47%) Opscode Chef

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 33 (14.60%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (7.08%) Apache
3 11 (4.87%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.33%) Confluence
4 3 (1.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.88%) Apache TomEE
5 2 (0.88%) JBoss
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.44%) nginx
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 186 (82.30%) AWS
2 85 (37.61%) Azure
3 57 (25.22%) GCP
4 39 (17.26%) GitHub
5 33 (14.60%) SaaS
6 24 (10.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (8.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 19 (8.41%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (7.52%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (7.08%) Amazon EKS
10 10 (4.42%) Datadog
11 8 (3.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 8 (3.54%) Amazon S3
11 8 (3.54%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (3.10%) OpenShift
13 6 (2.65%) Heroku
14 5 (2.21%) Amazon ECS
14 5 (2.21%) Amazon Kinesis
14 5 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.31%) VPN
2 6 (2.65%) Calico
3 5 (2.21%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (2.21%) MPLS
3 5 (2.21%) WAN
4 3 (1.33%) Firewall
4 3 (1.33%) Skype
4 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.88%) Internet
5 2 (0.88%) NAS
6 1 (0.44%) BGP
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.44%) HSRP
6 1 (0.44%) Multicast
6 1 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.44%) OSPF
6 1 (0.44%) SMTP
6 1 (0.44%) SSH
6 1 (0.44%) VLAN
6 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.58%) NoSQL
2 25 (11.06%) Redis
3 19 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (7.52%) Amazon Aurora
5 15 (6.64%) Amazon RDS
6 14 (6.19%) SQL Server
7 11 (4.87%) MySQL
8 10 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (3.98%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.54%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.65%) BigQuery
11 6 (2.65%) Blockchain
11 6 (2.65%) Looker
12 5 (2.21%) Big Data
12 5 (2.21%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.88%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (0.88%) Data Lake
15 1 (0.44%) InfluxDB
15 1 (0.44%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 102 (45.13%) Jenkins
2 93 (41.15%) Git (software)
3 50 (22.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 47 (20.80%) GitLab
5 25 (11.06%) Maven
6 18 (7.96%) CircleCI
7 16 (7.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 15 (6.64%) TeamCity
9 13 (5.75%) Gradle
10 11 (4.87%) git-flow
10 11 (4.87%) IBM UrbanCode
10 11 (4.87%) JUnit
10 11 (4.87%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (4.87%) RSpec
10 11 (4.87%) SonarQube
11 9 (3.98%) JIRA
12 7 (3.10%) Bitbucket
12 7 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (3.10%) Travis CI
13 6 (2.65%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (14.16%) Finance
2 20 (8.85%) Public Sector
3 12 (5.31%) Banking
4 6 (2.65%) Games
5 3 (1.33%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Advertising
6 2 (0.88%) Billing
6 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Local Government
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 117 (51.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (15.93%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 31 (13.72%) Platform Engineer
3 31 (13.72%) Site Engineer
4 25 (11.06%) AWS Engineer
5 20 (8.85%) Developer
6 18 (7.96%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 15 (6.64%) AWS DevOps
8 14 (6.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.75%) Java Developer
10 11 (4.87%) Lead DevOps
11 10 (4.42%) Consultant
11 10 (4.42%) Head of Engineering
11 10 (4.42%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.98%) DevOps Consultant
13 8 (3.54%) Senior DevOps
14 7 (3.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.65%) Java Engineer
15 6 (2.65%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (34.51%) Elastic Stack
2 34 (15.04%) Kafka
3 24 (10.62%) .NET
4 16 (7.08%) Velocity
5 15 (6.64%) REST
6 13 (5.75%) Node.js
7 10 (4.42%) Spring
8 9 (3.98%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.10%) YAML
10 6 (2.65%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (2.65%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (2.21%) JSON
11 5 (2.21%) Spring Boot
12 4 (1.77%) Django
12 4 (1.77%) GraphQL
12 4 (1.77%) HTML
12 4 (1.77%) HTML5
12 4 (1.77%) Sensu
12 4 (1.77%) SOAP
12 4 (1.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.89%) Public Cloud
2 13 (5.75%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.98%) Cloud Native
4 8 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) Derivative
10 1 (0.44%) Eurex
10 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.44%) PMI
10 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (58.41%) Linux
2 43 (19.03%) CentOS
3 42 (18.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 36 (15.93%) Windows
5 9 (3.98%) Unix
6 7 (3.10%) Mesosphere
7 6 (2.65%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.77%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.88%) Android
9 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.88%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.88%) Debian
10 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.44%) SUSE
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (78.76%) DevOps
2 115 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
3 72 (31.86%) Microservices
4 57 (25.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 53 (23.45%) Configuration Management
6 52 (23.01%) Open Source
7 46 (20.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 41 (18.14%) Infrastructure Automation
9 40 (17.70%) Load Balancing
10 36 (15.93%) IT Strategy
10 36 (15.93%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 35 (15.49%) Infrastructure as Code
12 33 (14.60%) Fintech
13 23 (10.18%) Software Engineering
14 22 (9.73%) High Availability
15 21 (9.29%) Continuous Deployment
16 18 (7.96%) E-Procurement
16 18 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (7.52%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 160 (70.80%) Python
2 89 (39.38%) Java
3 62 (27.43%) Go
4 59 (26.11%) Ruby
5 55 (24.34%) SQL
6 38 (16.81%) Bash Shell
7 17 (7.52%) C#
7 17 (7.52%) JavaScript
8 16 (7.08%) PowerShell
9 14 (6.19%) Java 8
10 12 (5.31%) Perl
11 11 (4.87%) C++
12 8 (3.54%) Kotlin
13 6 (2.65%) Clojure
14 4 (1.77%) PHP
15 3 (1.33%) Elixir
15 3 (1.33%) Groovy
16 2 (0.88%) Julia
16 2 (0.88%) Scala
16 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (10.62%) AWS Certification
2 20 (8.85%) Degree
3 6 (2.65%) CCIE
3 6 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.44%) CCNA
6 1 (0.44%) CCNP
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.44%) RHCE
6 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 159 (70.35%) Docker
2 10 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.21%) VMware NSX
5 3 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.33%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.88%) LXC
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.44%) BIND 9
7 1 (0.44%) Ceph
7 1 (0.44%) Gluster
7 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.44%) zsh
Systems Management
1 165 (73.01%) Kubernetes
2 140 (61.95%) Terraform
3 129 (57.08%) Grafana
4 105 (46.46%) Ansible
5 81 (35.84%) Puppet
6 44 (19.47%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (19.03%) Graphite
8 36 (15.93%) Consul
9 31 (13.72%) Packer
10 18 (7.96%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (7.08%) Icinga
12 14 (6.19%) Nagios
13 11 (4.87%) Kubeflow
13 11 (4.87%) Salt
14 9 (3.98%) Kibana
14 9 (3.98%) ZABBIX
15 7 (3.10%) Automic
16 6 (2.65%) Graylog
17 5 (2.21%) Rancher
18 4 (1.77%) Mesos
Vendors
1 36 (15.93%) Splunk
2 9 (3.98%) VMware
3 8 (3.54%) AppDynamics
3 8 (3.54%) Google
4 7 (3.10%) New Relic
5 6 (2.65%) Cisco
6 5 (2.21%) Citrix
6 5 (2.21%) F5
6 5 (2.21%) Fortinet
6 5 (2.21%) NetScout
6 5 (2.21%) Palo Alto
6 5 (2.21%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.77%) Oracle
8 3 (1.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.88%) Cadence
9 2 (0.88%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.88%) IBM
9 2 (0.88%) PagerDuty
10 1 (0.44%) Synology
10 1 (0.44%) Veracode