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

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 711 701 1044
Rank change year-on-year -10 +343 +117
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 275 435 170
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.29% 0.096%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.81% 2.49% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 198 343 150
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +5.77%
10th Percentile £49,250 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 15,233 17,475 17,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.00% 11.80% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11,763 13,616 13,749
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +6.48% +2.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,995 £83,750
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 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Top 15 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 2 April 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 -6 263 £75,000 +7.14% 50
London +28 199 £82,500 +10.00% 28
UK excluding London +20 73 £55,000 - 26
North of England +43 20 £57,500 -4.17% 6
South East +58 19 £52,500 -19.23% 5
Midlands +59 14 £60,000 +26.32% 3
West Midlands +47 13 £60,000 +26.32% 3
North West +28 12 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Work from Home +5 11 £55,000 -21.43% 4
East of England +38 9 £37,500 -31.82% 8
Yorkshire +29 8 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Scotland +38 7 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Wales -10 3 £45,000 -8.24% 3
South West +36 1 £57,500 -11.54%
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 223 (81.09%) DevOps
2 220 (80.00%) Kubernetes
3 201 (73.09%) Docker
4 198 (72.00%) AWS
5 190 (69.09%) Python
6 163 (59.27%) Grafana
7 162 (58.91%) Terraform
8 150 (54.55%) Ansible
9 142 (51.64%) Linux
10 137 (49.82%) Jenkins
11 126 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
12 112 (40.73%) Git (software)
13 103 (37.45%) Continuous Integration
14 89 (32.36%) Azure
15 88 (32.00%) Java
16 80 (29.09%) Elastic Stack
17 79 (28.73%) GCP
18 78 (28.36%) Puppet
19 75 (27.27%) Microservices
20 59 (21.45%) Ruby
21 57 (20.73%) Public Cloud
22 56 (20.36%) SQL
23 55 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
24 54 (19.64%) Consul
24 54 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
24 54 (19.64%) Open Source
25 53 (19.27%) Go
26 51 (18.55%) NoSQL
27 49 (17.82%) Packer
28 48 (17.45%) Kafka

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 35 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (8.00%) Apache
3 18 (6.55%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.73%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.09%) Apache TomEE
6 3 (1.09%) JBoss
7 2 (0.73%) Confluence
7 2 (0.73%) nginx
7 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 198 (72.00%) AWS
2 89 (32.36%) Azure
3 79 (28.73%) GCP
4 34 (12.36%) GitHub
5 32 (11.64%) SaaS
6 26 (9.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (8.36%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (6.91%) Amazon EKS
9 18 (6.55%) Amazon S3
10 15 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (5.45%) Serverless
11 14 (5.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 14 (5.09%) Datadog
12 11 (4.00%) Amazon ECS
12 11 (4.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 10 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (3.27%) Stackdriver
15 8 (2.91%) IaaS
16 7 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.64%) Calico
2 6 (2.18%) Internet
3 5 (1.82%) VPN
4 3 (1.09%) Firewall
5 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) HTTP
6 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.36%) NAS
6 1 (0.36%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.55%) NoSQL
2 36 (13.09%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (12.36%) Redis
4 22 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 18 (6.55%) RDBMS
6 17 (6.18%) MongoDB
7 15 (5.45%) MySQL
8 13 (4.73%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (4.00%) SQL Server
10 10 (3.64%) Amazon Aurora
11 9 (3.27%) InfluxDB
12 8 (2.91%) OpenTSDB
13 7 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (2.55%) HBase
13 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (2.18%) Big Data
15 3 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 137 (49.82%) Jenkins
2 112 (40.73%) Git (software)
3 42 (15.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 40 (14.55%) GitLab
5 32 (11.64%) Maven
6 29 (10.55%) CircleCI
7 22 (8.00%) TeamCity
8 17 (6.18%) git-flow
8 17 (6.18%) RSpec
9 16 (5.82%) JUnit
9 16 (5.82%) Octopus Deploy
10 15 (5.45%) Gradle
11 14 (5.09%) IBM UrbanCode
12 12 (4.36%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (4.00%) Mockito
13 11 (4.00%) SonarQube
14 7 (2.55%) JIRA
14 7 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (2.18%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (2.18%) Selenium
General
1 33 (12.00%) Finance
2 13 (4.73%) Banking
3 9 (3.27%) Billing
4 6 (2.18%) Retail
5 3 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (0.73%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (56.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (15.64%) AWS Engineer
3 37 (13.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 36 (13.09%) AWS DevOps
5 35 (12.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 25 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
7 24 (8.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 24 (8.73%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 20 (7.27%) Developer
8 20 (7.27%) Site Engineer
9 16 (5.82%) Platform Engineer
9 16 (5.82%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.73%) Lead DevOps
11 12 (4.36%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (4.36%) Head of Engineering
12 11 (4.00%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
14 9 (3.27%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.27%) Azure Engineer
14 9 (3.27%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (29.09%) Elastic Stack
2 48 (17.45%) Kafka
3 16 (5.82%) .NET
3 16 (5.82%) REST
4 14 (5.09%) React
5 13 (4.73%) Node.js
5 13 (4.73%) Spring
5 13 (4.73%) Spring Boot
6 12 (4.36%) Web Services
7 11 (4.00%) JSON
8 10 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.27%) Jinja
9 9 (3.27%) XML
9 9 (3.27%) YAML
10 8 (2.91%) OAuth
10 8 (2.91%) OAuth2
10 8 (2.91%) RESTful
10 8 (2.91%) Sensu
10 8 (2.91%) SOAP
10 8 (2.91%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.73%) Public Cloud
2 19 (6.91%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.91%) Cloud Native
5 7 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.18%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.45%) PlayStation
9 3 (1.09%) Clustering
9 3 (1.09%) User Experience
10 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.73%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 142 (51.64%) Linux
2 33 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 33 (12.00%) Windows
3 32 (11.64%) CentOS
4 8 (2.91%) Android
4 8 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.91%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.55%) Unix
6 6 (2.18%) Mesosphere
7 5 (1.82%) CoreOS
8 4 (1.45%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (81.09%) DevOps
2 126 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (37.45%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (27.27%) Microservices
5 55 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 54 (19.64%) Open Source
7 46 (16.73%) Infrastructure as Code
8 41 (14.91%) Configuration Management
9 31 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 31 (11.27%) Load Balancing
10 30 (10.91%) Continuous Deployment
11 28 (10.18%) Infrastructure Automation
11 28 (10.18%) IT Strategy
11 28 (10.18%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 26 (9.45%) Scrum
12 26 (9.45%) Software Engineering
13 21 (7.64%) Insurtech
13 21 (7.64%) Machine Learning
13 21 (7.64%) Release Management
14 19 (6.91%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 190 (69.09%) Python
2 88 (32.00%) Java
3 59 (21.45%) Ruby
4 56 (20.36%) SQL
5 53 (19.27%) Go
6 38 (13.82%) Bash Shell
7 22 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 18 (6.55%) C++
8 18 (6.55%) Java 8
8 18 (6.55%) Perl
9 15 (5.45%) JavaScript
10 14 (5.09%) Kotlin
11 13 (4.73%) C#
12 7 (2.55%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.82%) Clojure
13 5 (1.82%) Groovy
14 3 (1.09%) Elixir
14 3 (1.09%) PHP
15 2 (0.73%) Julia
15 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (9.45%) Degree
2 14 (5.09%) AWS Certification
3 6 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.36%) RHCE
5 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.36%) GDPR
2 1 (0.36%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 201 (73.09%) Docker
2 15 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.45%) Apache Flume
5 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.09%) vSphere
6 1 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 220 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 163 (59.27%) Grafana
3 162 (58.91%) Terraform
4 150 (54.55%) Ansible
5 78 (28.36%) Puppet
6 54 (19.64%) Consul
6 54 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
7 49 (17.82%) Packer
8 35 (12.73%) Graphite
9 25 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
9 25 (9.09%) Rancher
10 22 (8.00%) Icinga
10 22 (8.00%) Kibana
11 17 (6.18%) Salt
12 15 (5.45%) Kubeflow
13 11 (4.00%) Nagios
14 9 (3.27%) ZABBIX
15 6 (2.18%) Data Guard
15 6 (2.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 6 (2.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (9.09%) Splunk
2 22 (8.00%) Google
3 13 (4.73%) Oracle
4 12 (4.36%) AppDynamics
5 10 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.27%) New Relic
7 6 (2.18%) CyberArk
7 6 (2.18%) PagerDuty
8 5 (1.82%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.45%) Dynatrace
10 3 (1.09%) Cisco
10 3 (1.09%) Juniper
10 3 (1.09%) VMware
11 2 (0.73%) Cadence
11 2 (0.73%) IBM
11 2 (0.73%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.36%) Alibaba
12 1 (0.36%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.36%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.36%) Sybase