Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 671 867 1076
Rank change year-on-year +196 +209 -
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 412 297 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.18% 0.076%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.33% 1.71% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 277 238 113
UK median annual salary £69,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £96,250 £89,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £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 17,668 17,358 15,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.99% 10.62% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13,325 13,721 12,891
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 October 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 20 October 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 +190 389 £69,500 -0.71% 64
London +153 247 £75,000 +3.45% 32
UK excluding London +132 161 £60,000 +9.09% 36
North of England +31 52 £65,000 +18.18% 14
South East +55 27 £72,500 +26.09% 6
South West +40 26 £57,500 -23.33% 3
Yorkshire +8 26 £65,000 +23.81% 9
North West +35 25 £63,750 -1.92% 4
East of England +65 21 £38,750 -29.55% 5
Northern Ireland +5 19 £45,000 -25.00%
Midlands +49 17 £52,500 -4.55% 4
West Midlands +38 11 £60,000 +9.09% 3
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 1
North East - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 343 (83.25%) DevOps
2 292 (70.87%) Kubernetes
3 285 (69.17%) Docker
4 280 (67.96%) Python
5 273 (66.26%) AWS
6 271 (65.78%) Linux
7 253 (61.41%) Terraform
8 224 (54.37%) Ansible
9 209 (50.73%) Jenkins
10 196 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
11 171 (41.50%) Elastic Stack
12 167 (40.53%) Java
13 164 (39.81%) Puppet
14 157 (38.11%) Configuration Management
15 155 (37.62%) GCP
16 148 (35.92%) Azure
17 142 (34.47%) Grafana
18 141 (34.22%) Opscode Chef
19 139 (33.74%) Infrastructure as Code
20 138 (33.50%) Bash Shell
20 138 (33.50%) Open Source
21 137 (33.25%) Continuous Integration
22 130 (31.55%) Git (software)
23 120 (29.13%) Ruby
24 113 (27.43%) Microservices
25 99 (24.03%) Go
26 98 (23.79%) Continuous Delivery
27 97 (23.54%) Continuous Deployment
28 94 (22.82%) Finance
29 92 (22.33%) Elasticsearch

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 92 (22.33%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (11.41%) nginx
3 32 (7.77%) Confluence
4 30 (7.28%) Apache
5 16 (3.88%) IIS
5 16 (3.88%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.16%) Apache TomEE
6 13 (3.16%) JBoss
7 8 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.70%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.46%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.21%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.97%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.73%) WildFly
13 2 (0.49%) CloudStack
13 2 (0.49%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 273 (66.26%) AWS
2 155 (37.62%) GCP
3 148 (35.92%) Azure
4 56 (13.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 52 (12.62%) GitHub
6 49 (11.89%) SaaS
7 48 (11.65%) Amazon EC2
8 45 (10.92%) Serverless
9 43 (10.44%) Amazon S3
10 41 (9.95%) Datadog
11 39 (9.47%) AWS Lambda
12 32 (7.77%) Amazon ECS
13 27 (6.55%) IaaS
14 24 (5.83%) AWS Fargate
14 24 (5.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 22 (5.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 21 (5.10%) Amazon ELB
17 18 (4.37%) CloudBees
18 17 (4.13%) Amazon EMR
19 16 (3.88%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.71%) DNS
2 33 (8.01%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.80%) Internet
4 23 (5.58%) DHCP
5 21 (5.10%) HTTPS
6 14 (3.40%) HTTP
7 10 (2.43%) SSL
7 10 (2.43%) VRRP
8 6 (1.46%) Firewall
9 5 (1.21%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (1.21%) VLAN
9 5 (1.21%) VPN
10 4 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.49%) DSL
13 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 53 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
3 52 (12.62%) NoSQL
4 39 (9.47%) MySQL
5 34 (8.25%) SQL Server
6 32 (7.77%) Amazon RDS
7 25 (6.07%) Redis
8 19 (4.61%) MariaDB
9 18 (4.37%) Hazelcast
9 18 (4.37%) Relational Database
10 15 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (2.91%) InfluxDB
13 11 (2.67%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.43%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (1.94%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.94%) OpenTSDB
15 8 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 209 (50.73%) Jenkins
2 130 (31.55%) Git (software)
3 71 (17.23%) TeamCity
4 68 (16.50%) IBM UrbanCode
5 62 (15.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 52 (12.62%) Maven
7 46 (11.17%) Travis CI
8 43 (10.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 43 (10.44%) GitLab
9 39 (9.47%) JIRA
9 39 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (7.52%) Bitbucket
10 31 (7.52%) Gradle
11 30 (7.28%) Subversion
12 29 (7.04%) Ant
13 22 (5.34%) JUnit
14 21 (5.10%) Mockito
15 18 (4.37%) Selenium
15 18 (4.37%) SonarQube
16 14 (3.40%) FishEye
General
1 94 (22.82%) Finance
2 30 (7.28%) Banking
3 8 (1.94%) Advertising
4 6 (1.46%) Games
4 6 (1.46%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.21%) Japanese Language
6 4 (0.97%) Marketing
7 3 (0.73%) Retail
7 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 227 (55.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 88 (21.36%) Senior DevOps
3 67 (16.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 49 (11.89%) AWS Engineer
5 45 (10.92%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 42 (10.19%) AWS DevOps
6 42 (10.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 40 (9.71%) Developer
7 40 (9.71%) Linux Engineer
8 33 (8.01%) Consultant
8 33 (8.01%) DevOps Consultant
9 31 (7.52%) Software Engineer
10 29 (7.04%) Lead DevOps
11 26 (6.31%) Platform Engineer
12 23 (5.58%) Python Engineer
13 21 (5.10%) Senior Consultant
13 21 (5.10%) Senior DevOps Consultant
14 19 (4.61%) Java Developer
15 18 (4.37%) Applications Support
15 18 (4.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (41.50%) Elastic Stack
2 45 (10.92%) Kafka
3 32 (7.77%) REST
4 31 (7.52%) Node.js
5 29 (7.04%) Web Services
6 28 (6.80%) Spring
7 26 (6.31%) ActiveMQ
8 23 (5.58%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (4.61%) LEMP Stack
10 18 (4.37%) SOAP
10 18 (4.37%) Vert.x
11 14 (3.40%) Sensu
12 13 (3.16%) LAMP
13 12 (2.91%) Django
13 12 (2.91%) Spring Boot
14 11 (2.67%) LAPP Stack
14 11 (2.67%) RESTful
15 8 (1.94%) JMS
16 7 (1.70%) .NET
16 7 (1.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.71%) Public Cloud
2 39 (9.47%) PlayStation
3 34 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.28%) Clustering
5 26 (6.31%) Mobile App
5 26 (6.31%) Replication
6 25 (6.07%) Linux Command Line
7 22 (5.34%) Cloud Native
7 22 (5.34%) Internet of Things
8 20 (4.85%) Mobile Banking
9 13 (3.16%) Smartphone
10 11 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (2.43%) Algorithms
11 10 (2.43%) PKI
11 10 (2.43%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.46%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.46%) Derivative
12 6 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.21%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.97%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 271 (65.78%) Linux
2 86 (20.87%) Windows
3 50 (12.14%) CentOS
4 39 (9.47%) Mesosphere
5 26 (6.31%) Ubuntu
6 23 (5.58%) Android
6 23 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (4.37%) Apple iOS
7 18 (4.37%) Unix
7 18 (4.37%) Windows Server
8 10 (2.43%) Solaris
9 9 (2.18%) Debian
10 7 (1.70%) CoreOS
11 6 (1.46%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.97%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (83.25%) DevOps
2 196 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (38.11%) Configuration Management
4 139 (33.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 138 (33.50%) Open Source
6 137 (33.25%) Continuous Integration
7 113 (27.43%) Microservices
8 98 (23.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 97 (23.54%) Continuous Deployment
10 91 (22.09%) Software Engineering
11 71 (17.23%) High Availability
12 51 (12.38%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 47 (11.41%) Load Balancing
14 44 (10.68%) Mentoring
14 44 (10.68%) Test Automation
15 42 (10.19%) Scrum
16 35 (8.50%) SDLC
17 29 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
18 28 (6.80%) Blue-Green Deployment
18 28 (6.80%) Canary Deployment
Programming Languages
1 280 (67.96%) Python
2 167 (40.53%) Java
3 138 (33.50%) Bash Shell
4 120 (29.13%) Ruby
5 99 (24.03%) Go
6 83 (20.15%) PowerShell
6 83 (20.15%) SQL
7 25 (6.07%) Kotlin
8 22 (5.34%) C#
9 19 (4.61%) C++
10 18 (4.37%) JavaScript
11 17 (4.13%) Perl
12 11 (2.67%) PHP
13 10 (2.43%) PHP 5
13 10 (2.43%) PHP 7
14 8 (1.94%) C
14 8 (1.94%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.70%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.70%) Groovy
15 7 (1.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (7.28%) AWS Certification
2 20 (4.85%) Degree
3 14 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (3.16%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (0.73%) CCNA
5 3 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.73%) RHCE
5 3 (0.73%) RHCSA
5 3 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (5.34%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) NCSC
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 285 (69.17%) Docker
2 17 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.91%) KVM
5 8 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (1.70%) etcd
7 3 (0.73%) NFS
8 2 (0.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.24%) Samba
9 1 (0.24%) zsh
Systems Management
1 292 (70.87%) Kubernetes
2 253 (61.41%) Terraform
3 224 (54.37%) Ansible
4 164 (39.81%) Puppet
5 142 (34.47%) Grafana
6 141 (34.22%) Opscode Chef
7 73 (17.72%) Rancher
8 72 (17.48%) Kibana
9 68 (16.50%) Consul
10 63 (15.29%) Packer
11 49 (11.89%) Docker Swarm
12 45 (10.92%) Nagios
13 39 (9.47%) Automic
14 38 (9.22%) Graphite
15 34 (8.25%) ZABBIX
16 30 (7.28%) logstash
17 16 (3.88%) HAProxy
18 12 (2.91%) yum
19 10 (2.43%) Rsyslog
20 9 (2.18%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 77 (18.69%) Splunk
2 50 (12.14%) AppDynamics
3 40 (9.71%) New Relic
4 37 (8.98%) Google
5 28 (6.80%) CyberArk
5 28 (6.80%) PagerDuty
6 22 (5.34%) Dynatrace
7 20 (4.85%) Oracle
8 17 (4.13%) Microsoft
8 17 (4.13%) Rackspace
8 17 (4.13%) VMware
9 16 (3.88%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.43%) Sybase
11 7 (1.70%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.70%) Cisco
11 7 (1.70%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.97%) IBM
12 4 (0.97%) SolarWinds
12 4 (0.97%) Synology
13 3 (0.73%) Juniper