Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 748 1061 1161
Rank change year-on-year +313 +100 -
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 404 145 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.083% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.35% 0.90% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 292 129 20
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £44,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 17,156 16,097 15,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.39% 9.24% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13,416 12,981 12,412
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +4.65%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +345 386 £65,000 +8.33% 65
London +230 241 £75,000 - 34
UK excluding London +149 163 £55,000 +10.00% 35
North of England +61 64 £60,000 +20.00% 15
East of England +69 36 £55,000 -8.33% 7
North West +42 33 £65,000 +73.33% 10
Yorkshire +63 31 £60,000 +14.29% 5
South East +38 23 £50,000 - 4
South West +28 12 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Scotland +23 10 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Midlands - 10 £47,500 - 3
West Midlands - 10 £47,500 - 3
Wales +15 7 £49,039 +37.17% 2
Northern Ireland -25 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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.

1 301 (74.50%) DevOps
2 297 (73.51%) Docker
3 277 (68.56%) Amazon AWS
4 273 (67.57%) Kubernetes
5 272 (67.33%) Linux
6 230 (56.93%) Python
7 229 (56.68%) Terraform
8 204 (50.50%) Ansible
9 184 (45.54%) Jenkins
10 180 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
11 177 (43.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 166 (41.09%) Grafana
13 165 (40.84%) Puppet
14 163 (40.35%) Elastic Stack
15 155 (38.37%) Java
16 130 (32.18%) Configuration Management
17 126 (31.19%) Git (software)
18 119 (29.46%) Opscode Chef
19 113 (27.97%) NoSQL
20 102 (25.25%) Open Source
21 96 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
22 94 (23.27%) Google Cloud Platform
23 92 (22.77%) Consul
23 92 (22.77%) Bash Shell
24 91 (22.52%) Ruby
25 89 (22.03%) SQL
26 85 (21.04%) Continuous Delivery
27 82 (20.30%) Packer
28 78 (19.31%) Software Engineering
29 77 (19.06%) Go

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 48 (11.88%) Apache
2 43 (10.64%) Apache Spark
3 22 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (5.45%) nginx
4 17 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.22%) Confluence
6 8 (1.98%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.49%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.24%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) HipChat
1 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 277 (68.56%) Amazon AWS
2 177 (43.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (23.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 68 (16.83%) GitHub
5 52 (12.87%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (10.40%) Amazon S3
7 33 (8.17%) Amazon EC2
8 31 (7.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (5.94%) Amazon ELB
10 22 (5.45%) Amazon EMR
11 18 (4.46%) SaaS
12 17 (4.21%) Route 53
13 16 (3.96%) Serverless
14 15 (3.71%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (3.71%) IaaS
15 14 (3.47%) CloudFront
16 13 (3.22%) IBM Cloud
17 11 (2.72%) Amazon Kinesis
18 10 (2.48%) OpenShift
19 6 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.44%) Firewall
2 22 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 18 (4.46%) DNS
4 14 (3.47%) Skype
5 9 (2.23%) Wireless
6 8 (1.98%) HTTP
6 8 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (1.73%) SSL
8 6 (1.49%) OpenVPN
9 5 (1.24%) BIG-IP
9 5 (1.24%) DMZ
10 4 (0.99%) LAN
10 4 (0.99%) WAN
11 3 (0.74%) VPN
12 2 (0.50%) DHCP
13 1 (0.25%) AMQP
13 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.25%) Internet
13 1 (0.25%) IPv4
13 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (27.97%) NoSQL
2 74 (18.32%) MongoDB
3 52 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (12.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 36 (8.91%) SQL Server
6 35 (8.66%) MySQL
7 29 (7.18%) Relational Database
8 23 (5.69%) Hadoop
9 21 (5.20%) Amazon RDS
10 15 (3.71%) Amazon Aurora
10 15 (3.71%) Apache Hive
11 14 (3.47%) Big Data
11 14 (3.47%) Hazelcast
12 13 (3.22%) HBase
12 13 (3.22%) MariaDB
13 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (2.23%) Redis
15 8 (1.98%) InfluxDB
16 7 (1.73%) RDBMS
17 6 (1.49%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 184 (45.54%) Jenkins
2 126 (31.19%) Git (software)
3 58 (14.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 56 (13.86%) GitLab
5 55 (13.61%) Travis CI
6 54 (13.37%) TeamCity
7 44 (10.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 42 (10.40%) Maven
9 32 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (6.44%) IBM UrbanCode
11 24 (5.94%) Gradle
12 15 (3.71%) CircleCI
12 15 (3.71%) git-flow
12 15 (3.71%) JIRA
13 14 (3.47%) Artifactory
13 14 (3.47%) IntelliJ
14 13 (3.22%) GoCD
14 13 (3.22%) Subversion
15 11 (2.72%) RSpec
16 10 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 63 (15.59%) Finance
2 26 (6.44%) Games
3 13 (3.22%) Retail
4 11 (2.72%) Publishing
5 8 (1.98%) Retail Banking
6 7 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.24%) Advertising
8 2 (0.50%) Back Office
8 2 (0.50%) Banking
8 2 (0.50%) Front Office
8 2 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Law
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 195 (48.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (13.86%) Senior DevOps
3 48 (11.88%) Platform Engineer
4 39 (9.65%) AWS Engineer
5 35 (8.66%) Developer
6 34 (8.42%) Java Developer
7 30 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
8 29 (7.18%) AWS DevOps
9 28 (6.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 28 (6.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 26 (6.44%) Consultant
10 26 (6.44%) DevOps Consultant
10 26 (6.44%) Senior Consultant
10 26 (6.44%) Senior DevOps Consultant
11 19 (4.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 19 (4.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 18 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
13 17 (4.21%) Site Engineer
14 15 (3.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 14 (3.47%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (40.35%) Elastic Stack
2 72 (17.82%) Kafka
3 46 (11.39%) RabbitMQ
4 45 (11.14%) Web Services
5 25 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
6 24 (5.94%) Node.js
7 19 (4.70%) JMS
8 17 (4.21%) REST
9 16 (3.96%) Spring
10 14 (3.47%) Sensu
10 14 (3.47%) Vue.js
11 12 (2.97%) LAMP
12 11 (2.72%) gRPC
12 11 (2.72%) RESTful
13 10 (2.48%) CryEngine
13 10 (2.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 10 (2.48%) Unreal Engine
14 9 (2.23%) HTML
15 7 (1.73%) Akka
15 7 (1.73%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.63%) Fintech
2 42 (10.40%) Public Cloud
3 29 (7.18%) Linux Command Line
4 26 (6.44%) PlayStation
5 24 (5.94%) Algorithms
6 23 (5.69%) Data Centre
7 15 (3.71%) Clustering
8 14 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (3.47%) Replication
9 9 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.98%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.98%) Robotics
10 8 (1.98%) User Experience
11 6 (1.49%) NHS
11 6 (1.49%) PKI
12 5 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (1.24%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.50%) Cyberattack
13 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 272 (67.33%) Linux
2 63 (15.59%) CentOS
2 63 (15.59%) Windows
3 46 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (6.44%) Mesosphere
5 23 (5.69%) Ubuntu
6 22 (5.45%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.48%) CoreOS
9 8 (1.98%) Unix
10 4 (0.99%) VMS
11 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (74.50%) DevOps
2 180 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (32.18%) Configuration Management
4 102 (25.25%) Open Source
5 96 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (21.04%) Continuous Delivery
7 78 (19.31%) Software Engineering
8 76 (18.81%) Microservices
9 68 (16.83%) Test Automation
10 67 (16.58%) Mentoring
11 66 (16.34%) Continuous Deployment
12 64 (15.84%) Load Balancing
13 38 (9.41%) High Availability
14 36 (8.91%) BDD
14 36 (8.91%) Data Science
15 31 (7.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 30 (7.43%) IT Strategy
16 30 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (7.18%) Deployment Automation
18 28 (6.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 230 (56.93%) Python
2 155 (38.37%) Java
3 92 (22.77%) Bash Shell
4 91 (22.52%) Ruby
5 89 (22.03%) SQL
6 77 (19.06%) Go
7 52 (12.87%) PowerShell
8 42 (10.40%) C++
9 32 (7.92%) Scala
10 26 (6.44%) JavaScript
11 25 (6.19%) TypeScript
12 24 (5.94%) C#
13 23 (5.69%) Kotlin
14 19 (4.70%) Perl
15 16 (3.96%) PHP
16 13 (3.22%) Groovy
17 12 (2.97%) Shell Script
18 10 (2.48%) Java 8
19 4 (0.99%) PHP 5
19 4 (0.99%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 39 (9.65%) AWS Certification
2 38 (9.41%) Degree
3 28 (6.93%) RHCE
3 28 (6.93%) RHCSA
4 14 (3.47%) PhD
4 14 (3.47%) Postgraduate
5 12 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.73%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.38%) QA
2 6 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 297 (73.51%) Docker
2 24 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.95%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (3.47%) etcd
5 11 (2.72%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.48%) Active Directory
7 8 (1.98%) vSphere
8 7 (1.73%) HDFS
9 4 (0.99%) KVM
9 4 (0.99%) LXC
9 4 (0.99%) SkyDNS
9 4 (0.99%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.25%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 273 (67.57%) Kubernetes
2 229 (56.68%) Terraform
3 204 (50.50%) Ansible
4 166 (41.09%) Grafana
5 165 (40.84%) Puppet
6 119 (29.46%) Opscode Chef
7 92 (22.77%) Consul
8 82 (20.30%) Packer
9 58 (14.36%) Docker Swarm
10 55 (13.61%) Graphite
11 34 (8.42%) Nagios
12 32 (7.92%) Rancher
13 30 (7.43%) ZABBIX
14 26 (6.44%) Automic
15 19 (4.70%) Icinga
16 18 (4.46%) Kibana
16 18 (4.46%) Salt
17 15 (3.71%) HAProxy
18 13 (3.22%) logstash
19 12 (2.97%) rkt
Vendors
1 66 (16.34%) Splunk
2 64 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 43 (10.64%) Google
4 33 (8.17%) VMware
5 32 (7.92%) Red Hat
6 23 (5.69%) PagerDuty
7 14 (3.47%) Rackspace
8 13 (3.22%) Cisco
8 13 (3.22%) Hortonworks
9 12 (2.97%) Atlassian
9 12 (2.97%) SaltStack
10 9 (2.23%) Aruba
10 9 (2.23%) New Relic
11 8 (1.98%) Siemens
12 6 (1.49%) F5
13 5 (1.24%) Juniper
13 5 (1.24%) Veracode
14 4 (0.99%) Cloudera
14 4 (0.99%) MapR
14 4 (0.99%) Oracle