Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 753 1075 1196
Rank change year-on-year +322 +121 -
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 386 126 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.071% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.19% 0.78% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 282 110 12
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £43,233 £34,750 £45,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

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 17,635 16,070 16,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.15% 9.02% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13,887 13,158 13,393
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,350 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 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 +324 366 £67,500 +3.85% 85
London +228 230 £75,000 -6.25% 43
UK excluding London +133 156 £55,000 +4.76% 46
North of England +56 59 £55,000 +7.32% 15
East of England +56 41 £55,000 -8.33% 7
North West +31 34 £65,000 +85.71% 8
Yorkshire +41 25 £52,500 - 7
South East +4 19 £52,500 -30.00% 10
Midlands - 11 £51,250 - 3
Wales - 11 £49,039 - 1
West Midlands - 11 £51,250 - 3
South West +26 6 £62,500 +13.64% 7
Scotland - 6 £35,000 - 3
Northern Ireland -20 3 £60,000 +53.85%

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 286 (74.09%) Docker
2 285 (73.83%) DevOps
3 276 (71.50%) Amazon AWS
4 248 (64.25%) Kubernetes
5 246 (63.73%) Linux
6 230 (59.59%) Python
7 203 (52.59%) Terraform
8 182 (47.15%) Microsoft Azure
9 176 (45.60%) Jenkins
10 174 (45.08%) Ansible
10 174 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
11 173 (44.82%) Grafana
12 150 (38.86%) Java
13 146 (37.82%) Puppet
14 134 (34.72%) Elastic Stack
15 132 (34.20%) Configuration Management
16 115 (29.79%) Git (software)
17 110 (28.50%) NoSQL
18 102 (26.42%) Go
18 102 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
18 102 (26.42%) Google Cloud Platform
18 102 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
19 97 (25.13%) Bash Shell
20 96 (24.87%) Open Source
21 95 (24.61%) Ruby
22 93 (24.09%) SQL
23 89 (23.06%) Continuous Delivery
24 81 (20.98%) Software Engineering
25 78 (20.21%) Kafka
26 73 (18.91%) MongoDB

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 53 (13.73%) Apache Spark
2 35 (9.07%) Apache
3 28 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (6.99%) nginx
5 15 (3.89%) OpenStack
6 13 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.59%) Confluence
8 7 (1.81%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.52%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 276 (71.50%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (47.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (26.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 55 (14.25%) Cloud Computing
5 49 (12.69%) GitHub
6 38 (9.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 34 (8.81%) Amazon EMR
8 30 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (7.25%) Amazon S3
10 22 (5.70%) Amazon ELB
10 22 (5.70%) Amazon Kinesis
11 21 (5.44%) AWS Lambda
11 21 (5.44%) Serverless
12 16 (4.15%) IBM Cloud
13 11 (2.85%) IaaS
13 11 (2.85%) Route 53
14 10 (2.59%) SaaS
15 9 (2.33%) OpenShift
16 6 (1.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (1.55%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.22%) TCP/IP
2 23 (5.96%) DNS
3 19 (4.92%) HTTP
4 14 (3.63%) Firewall
5 13 (3.37%) Wireless
6 11 (2.85%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (1.55%) VPN
8 5 (1.30%) HTTPS
8 5 (1.30%) SSL
9 4 (1.04%) LAN
9 4 (1.04%) OpenVPN
9 4 (1.04%) WAN
10 3 (0.78%) Internet
11 2 (0.52%) DHCP
12 1 (0.26%) DMZ
12 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.26%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.26%) SAN
12 1 (0.26%) Skype
12 1 (0.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (28.50%) NoSQL
2 73 (18.91%) MongoDB
3 56 (14.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 52 (13.47%) MySQL
5 37 (9.59%) Hadoop
6 34 (8.81%) Apache Hive
7 32 (8.29%) SQL Server
8 31 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (7.77%) Big Data
10 25 (6.48%) HBase
10 25 (6.48%) Relational Database
11 21 (5.44%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (5.18%) Redis
13 15 (3.89%) MariaDB
14 13 (3.37%) InfluxDB
15 11 (2.85%) Amazon Aurora
16 8 (2.07%) RDBMS
17 6 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
18 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 176 (45.60%) Jenkins
2 115 (29.79%) Git (software)
3 67 (17.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 61 (15.80%) Travis CI
5 45 (11.66%) GitLab
6 44 (11.40%) TeamCity
7 36 (9.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 34 (8.81%) Maven
9 26 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (5.18%) IBM UrbanCode
11 15 (3.89%) Artifactory
11 15 (3.89%) Gradle
12 14 (3.63%) Subversion
13 13 (3.37%) GoCD
13 13 (3.37%) Vagrant
14 12 (3.11%) Bitbucket
15 11 (2.85%) JIRA
16 10 (2.59%) Spinnaker
17 8 (2.07%) Sonatype Nexus
18 7 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 50 (12.95%) Finance
2 16 (4.15%) Games
3 12 (3.11%) Back Office
3 12 (3.11%) Front Office
4 10 (2.59%) Advertising
5 9 (2.33%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.81%) Publishing
7 5 (1.30%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 176 (45.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 53 (13.73%) Senior DevOps
3 37 (9.59%) Developer
3 37 (9.59%) Platform Engineer
4 34 (8.81%) Java Developer
5 31 (8.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 26 (6.74%) AWS Engineer
6 26 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 25 (6.48%) Linux Engineer
8 23 (5.96%) Consultant
9 21 (5.44%) Big Data Engineer
9 21 (5.44%) Data Engineer
9 21 (5.44%) Software Engineer
10 20 (5.18%) DevOps Consultant
10 20 (5.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 20 (5.18%) Senior Consultant
10 20 (5.18%) Senior DevOps Consultant
10 20 (5.18%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 19 (4.92%) AWS DevOps
11 19 (4.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (34.72%) Elastic Stack
2 78 (20.21%) Kafka
3 50 (12.95%) Web Services
4 41 (10.62%) RabbitMQ
5 26 (6.74%) Spring
6 23 (5.96%) Node.js
7 21 (5.44%) ActiveMQ
8 20 (5.18%) Sensu
9 18 (4.66%) PySpark
10 15 (3.89%) Spring Boot
11 12 (3.11%) HTML
11 12 (3.11%) HTML5
11 12 (3.11%) J2EE
11 12 (3.11%) J2SE
11 12 (3.11%) JMS
11 12 (3.11%) Redux
12 11 (2.85%) React
13 10 (2.59%) CryEngine
13 10 (2.59%) LEMP Stack
13 10 (2.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.59%) Fintech
1 37 (9.59%) Public Cloud
2 20 (5.18%) PlayStation
3 19 (4.92%) Clustering
3 19 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
4 18 (4.66%) Hedge funds
5 16 (4.15%) Replication
6 13 (3.37%) Algorithms
7 12 (3.11%) User Experience
8 11 (2.85%) Robotics
9 10 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (2.07%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.30%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.30%) NHS
12 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.78%) PKI
14 1 (0.26%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (0.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 246 (63.73%) Linux
2 58 (15.03%) CentOS
3 54 (13.99%) Windows
4 40 (10.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (5.18%) Mesosphere
6 19 (4.92%) Unix
7 17 (4.40%) Ubuntu
8 14 (3.63%) Windows Server
9 13 (3.37%) CoreOS
10 7 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.04%) VMS
12 3 (0.78%) AIX
12 3 (0.78%) Android
12 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (73.83%) DevOps
2 174 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (34.20%) Configuration Management
4 102 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (24.87%) Open Source
6 89 (23.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 81 (20.98%) Software Engineering
8 73 (18.91%) Microservices
9 66 (17.10%) Continuous Deployment
10 63 (16.32%) Mentoring
11 59 (15.28%) Load Balancing
12 58 (15.03%) Test Automation
13 44 (11.40%) High Availability
14 41 (10.62%) Data Science
15 39 (10.10%) Deployment Automation
16 36 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 32 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (8.03%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 30 (7.77%) IT Strategy
20 28 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 230 (59.59%) Python
2 150 (38.86%) Java
3 102 (26.42%) Go
4 97 (25.13%) Bash Shell
5 95 (24.61%) Ruby
6 93 (24.09%) SQL
7 57 (14.77%) Scala
8 43 (11.14%) PowerShell
9 37 (9.59%) C#
10 31 (8.03%) Kotlin
11 24 (6.22%) JavaScript
12 21 (5.44%) C++
13 20 (5.18%) Groovy
13 20 (5.18%) PHP
14 12 (3.11%) Clojure
15 11 (2.85%) TypeScript
16 10 (2.59%) Java 8
17 9 (2.33%) Perl
18 7 (1.81%) Shell Script
19 4 (1.04%) Lua
Qualifications
1 31 (8.03%) AWS Certification
2 28 (7.25%) RHCE
2 28 (7.25%) RHCSA
3 18 (4.66%) Degree
4 11 (2.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.26%) PhD
7 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.99%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 286 (74.09%) Docker
2 19 (4.92%) HDFS
3 16 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.89%) etcd
5 7 (1.81%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.55%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.04%) LXC
7 4 (1.04%) SkyDNS
8 3 (0.78%) Ceph
8 3 (0.78%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.78%) vSphere
9 2 (0.52%) KVM
10 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.26%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 248 (64.25%) Kubernetes
2 203 (52.59%) Terraform
3 174 (45.08%) Ansible
4 173 (44.82%) Grafana
5 146 (37.82%) Puppet
6 102 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
7 67 (17.36%) Packer
8 59 (15.28%) Consul
9 58 (15.03%) Graphite
10 53 (13.73%) Docker Swarm
11 37 (9.59%) Nagios
12 36 (9.33%) Kibana
13 32 (8.29%) Rancher
14 30 (7.77%) logstash
14 30 (7.77%) ZABBIX
15 21 (5.44%) HAProxy
16 20 (5.18%) Automic
17 15 (3.89%) Icinga
18 12 (3.11%) rkt
19 8 (2.07%) Oozie
Vendors
1 65 (16.84%) Google
1 65 (16.84%) Microsoft
2 60 (15.54%) Splunk
3 31 (8.03%) Red Hat
4 27 (6.99%) PagerDuty
5 26 (6.74%) Hortonworks
6 21 (5.44%) VMware
7 16 (4.15%) Cisco
8 15 (3.89%) Atlassian
8 15 (3.89%) New Relic
9 14 (3.63%) Aruba
10 11 (2.85%) Siemens
11 10 (2.59%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.55%) Oracle
13 5 (1.30%) Cloudera
13 5 (1.30%) MapR
13 5 (1.30%) NetApp
13 5 (1.30%) Veracode
14 4 (1.04%) Juniper
14 4 (1.04%) SaltStack