Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1031 1162 -
Rank change year-on-year +131 - -
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 132 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.010% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.86% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 114 16 0
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £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 15,280 15,110 16,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.53% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12,461 12,239 13,391
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,700
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.39% +4.15%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Top 10 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 20 January 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 +115 114 £62,500 -3.85% 28
UK excluding London +97 87 £50,000 -9.09% 19
London +34 42 £75,000 +7.14% 13
North of England - 36 £50,000 - 10
North West - 28 £37,500 - 7
South East +44 22 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Northern Ireland - 15 £39,000 -
East of England - 13 £60,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 8 £52,500 - 3
South West - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Prometheus 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 Prometheus.

1 104 (78.79%) Docker
2 89 (67.42%) DevOps
3 88 (66.67%) Linux
4 83 (62.88%) Python
5 72 (54.55%) Kubernetes
6 65 (49.24%) Amazon AWS
7 61 (46.21%) Java
8 60 (45.45%) Jenkins
9 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (38.64%) Grafana
11 46 (34.85%) Ansible
12 44 (33.33%) Kibana
13 42 (31.82%) Bash Shell
14 40 (30.30%) Git (software)
15 34 (25.76%) Puppet
16 33 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
17 32 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
17 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
18 31 (23.48%) Elasticsearch
19 30 (22.73%) Configuration Management
20 29 (21.97%) Microsoft Azure
20 29 (21.97%) Microservices
20 29 (21.97%) Continuous Delivery
20 29 (21.97%) Elastic Stack
21 28 (21.21%) Terraform
21 28 (21.21%) SQL
22 26 (19.70%) Software Engineering
22 26 (19.70%) Node.js
22 26 (19.70%) New Relic
23 25 (18.94%) Scrum

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 31 (23.48%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.82%) Apache
3 7 (5.30%) Apache Spark
4 6 (4.55%) nginx
5 4 (3.03%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 65 (49.24%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (21.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (15.15%) OpenShift
4 12 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (7.58%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (7.58%) Amazon S3
7 9 (6.82%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (6.82%) Datadog
7 9 (6.82%) IaaS
7 9 (6.82%) Serverless
8 8 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (5.30%) Akamai
10 4 (3.03%) GitHub
10 4 (3.03%) Loggly
10 4 (3.03%) PaaS
10 4 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
11 3 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) VPN
2 7 (5.30%) SAN
2 7 (5.30%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.79%) Internet
4 4 (3.03%) DNS
4 4 (3.03%) HTTP
4 4 (3.03%) Kerberos
4 4 (3.03%) SSL
5 3 (2.27%) Firewall
6 2 (1.52%) FCoE
6 2 (1.52%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.76%) BGP
7 1 (0.76%) LAN
7 1 (0.76%) MQTT
7 1 (0.76%) WAN
7 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (12.88%) NoSQL
4 14 (10.61%) MongoDB
4 14 (10.61%) Redis
5 9 (6.82%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.30%) DataStax
7 6 (4.55%) Big Data
8 5 (3.79%) InfluxDB
8 5 (3.79%) MySQL
8 5 (3.79%) OpenTSDB
8 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.03%) Riak
10 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.52%) HBase
12 1 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 60 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 40 (30.30%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.12%) GitLab
4 11 (8.33%) JMeter
4 11 (8.33%) Maven
5 10 (7.58%) Gatling
6 7 (5.30%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.79%) Subversion
7 5 (3.79%) Vagrant
8 4 (3.03%) GoCD
8 4 (3.03%) Grunt
9 3 (2.27%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.52%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.52%) JIRA
10 2 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.76%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (8.33%) Banking
1 11 (8.33%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Publishing
3 3 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.52%) Advertising
4 2 (1.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (35.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (17.42%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 18 (13.64%) Developer
5 15 (11.36%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 12 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 11 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 10 (7.58%) Java Engineer
10 10 (7.58%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Automation Tester
11 8 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Principal Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Software Tester
11 8 (6.06%) Tester
12 6 (4.55%) Administrator
12 6 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.97%) Elastic Stack
2 26 (19.70%) Node.js
3 21 (15.91%) Kafka
3 21 (15.91%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (15.15%) ActiveMQ
4 20 (15.15%) JMS
4 20 (15.15%) REST
4 20 (15.15%) Web Services
5 16 (12.12%) .NET
6 15 (11.36%) CSS
6 15 (11.36%) HTML
7 13 (9.85%) Spring Boot
8 12 (9.09%) JSON
8 12 (9.09%) JSON-LD
8 12 (9.09%) Spring
9 11 (8.33%) React
9 11 (8.33%) Redux
10 8 (6.06%) Apache Camel
11 6 (4.55%) Sensu
12 4 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.06%) Social Media
2 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.30%) Public Cloud
3 6 (4.55%) Fintech
4 5 (3.79%) Clustering
5 3 (2.27%) Spread Betting
5 3 (2.27%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 88 (66.67%) Linux
2 18 (13.64%) CoreOS
3 11 (8.33%) CentOS
4 10 (7.58%) Android
4 10 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.79%) Windows
6 4 (3.03%) Unix
7 3 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.52%) Solaris
9 1 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (67.42%) DevOps
2 52 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 29 (21.97%) Continuous Delivery
4 29 (21.97%) Microservices
5 26 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 25 (18.94%) Scrum
7 19 (14.39%) Test Automation
8 18 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (12.12%) Open Source
10 12 (9.09%) BDD
10 12 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (8.33%) Change Management
11 11 (8.33%) Stress Testing
12 8 (6.06%) Biometrics
12 8 (6.06%) Integration Testing
12 8 (6.06%) Presales
12 8 (6.06%) Software Testing
12 8 (6.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 83 (62.88%) Python
2 61 (46.21%) Java
3 42 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 28 (21.21%) SQL
6 22 (16.67%) C++
7 20 (15.15%) C
7 20 (15.15%) Go
8 16 (12.12%) Ruby
9 15 (11.36%) C#
9 15 (11.36%) Perl
10 12 (9.09%) R
11 8 (6.06%) Shell Script
12 6 (4.55%) Scala
13 5 (3.79%) PHP
14 4 (3.03%) Groovy
15 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.52%) C-shell
16 2 (1.52%) Korn
17 1 (0.76%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.82%) Degree
3 6 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.79%) RHCE
5 2 (1.52%) CCNA
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.52%) OCP
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) GCP
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.52%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 104 (78.79%) Docker
2 9 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.79%) iptables
3 5 (3.79%) vSphere
4 4 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (3.03%) LXC
5 2 (1.52%) Apache Flume
5 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.76%) etcd
6 1 (0.76%) flannel
6 1 (0.76%) KVM
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 72 (54.55%) Kubernetes
2 51 (38.64%) Grafana
3 46 (34.85%) Ansible
4 44 (33.33%) Kibana
5 34 (25.76%) Puppet
6 33 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (21.21%) Terraform
8 25 (18.94%) Nagios
9 12 (9.09%) Zipkin
10 10 (7.58%) Graphite
10 10 (7.58%) ZABBIX
11 9 (6.82%) logstash
12 8 (6.06%) Cobbler
13 7 (5.30%) Icinga
13 7 (5.30%) OpenNMS
14 6 (4.55%) Consul
14 6 (4.55%) Salt
15 5 (3.79%) Mesos
16 4 (3.03%) linkerd
17 3 (2.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) New Relic
2 19 (14.39%) Google
3 12 (9.09%) PagerDuty
4 10 (7.58%) Splunk
5 9 (6.82%) Oracle
5 9 (6.82%) VMware
6 8 (6.06%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.55%) SaltStack
8 5 (3.79%) Hitachi
9 4 (3.03%) Hortonworks
10 3 (2.27%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.52%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.52%) HP
11 2 (1.52%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.52%) Veeam
11 2 (1.52%) Veritas
12 1 (0.76%) Cisco
12 1 (0.76%) F5
12 1 (0.76%) Juniper
12 1 (0.76%) SAP