Period
to 27 November 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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 466 715 828
Rank change year-on-year +249 +113 +258
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 261 371 361
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.86% 2.14% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 218 271 269
Median annual salary £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.26% +2.31% -3.70%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £43,233
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 9,118 17,370 17,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.50% 12.82% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,606 13,229 14,105
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £31,938
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,482
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.05% +9.96%

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 27 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Prometheus in the UK

Prometheus
Top 17 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 27 November 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 +231 244 £65,000 -3.70% 73
London +171 145 £72,500 -3.33% 33
UK excluding London +261 107 £60,000 - 42
North of England +143 52 £60,000 -7.69% 20
Work from Home +12 45 £65,000 -2.26% 25
Yorkshire +99 27 £60,000 -7.69% 13
North West +121 24 £62,500 -3.85% 7
South East +193 16 £60,000 -4.00% 9
Midlands +110 12 £68,750 +14.58% 5
West Midlands +88 11 £73,750 +22.92% 5
Scotland +86 10 £71,250 +23.91% 1
South West +99 7 £63,750 +34.21% 4
East of England +134 6 £63,750 +23.79% 2
Northern Ireland +11 3 £52,500 +16.67%
East Midlands +75 1 £65,000 +44.44%
North East +18 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Wales - 1 £52,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 220 (84.29%) DevOps
2 198 (75.86%) AWS
3 195 (74.71%) Kubernetes
4 180 (68.97%) Grafana
5 175 (67.05%) Jenkins
6 163 (62.45%) Python
7 159 (60.92%) Docker
8 146 (55.94%) Terraform
9 140 (53.64%) Linux
10 124 (47.51%) Go
11 120 (45.98%) Puppet
12 115 (44.06%) Configuration Management
13 114 (43.68%) Azure
14 113 (43.30%) Ansible
15 108 (41.38%) Microservices
16 96 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
17 86 (32.95%) Java
18 78 (29.89%) Bash Shell
19 76 (29.12%) Git (software)
20 75 (28.74%) Opscode Chef
21 74 (28.35%) Continuous Integration
22 73 (27.97%) GitLab
22 73 (27.97%) Elastic Stack
23 72 (27.59%) Datadog
24 71 (27.20%) Ruby
25 67 (25.67%) SQL
26 64 (24.52%) Open Source
27 57 (21.84%) Continuous Delivery
28 55 (21.07%) GCP
28 55 (21.07%) Fintech

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 29 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (7.66%) Apache
3 8 (3.07%) nginx
4 7 (2.68%) Confluence
5 6 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.77%) Apache Pulsar
8 2 (0.77%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.38%) Apache TomEE
9 1 (0.38%) JBoss
9 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 198 (75.86%) AWS
2 114 (43.68%) Azure
3 72 (27.59%) Datadog
4 55 (21.07%) GCP
5 47 (18.01%) Amazon EKS
6 46 (17.62%) Cloud Computing
7 40 (15.33%) GitHub
8 34 (13.03%) AWS CloudFormation
9 29 (11.11%) SaaS
10 22 (8.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 20 (7.66%) Amazon S3
12 19 (7.28%) IaaS
13 18 (6.90%) Amazon ECS
14 15 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (5.75%) PaaS
15 11 (4.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (3.83%) Serverless
17 9 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
17 9 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
18 5 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.36%) VPN
2 11 (4.21%) Firewall
3 6 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.92%) Network Security
5 4 (1.53%) Multicast
5 4 (1.53%) OpenVPN
5 4 (1.53%) tcpdump
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (0.77%) DNS
6 2 (0.77%) DSL
6 2 (0.77%) MPLS
6 2 (0.77%) WAN
7 1 (0.38%) AMQP
7 1 (0.38%) HTTP
7 1 (0.38%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.92%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (19.16%) MySQL
3 42 (16.09%) NoSQL
4 41 (15.71%) Redis
5 38 (14.56%) MongoDB
6 23 (8.81%) MariaDB
7 22 (8.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 22 (8.43%) Cosmos DB
8 15 (5.75%) InfluxDB
9 11 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (2.68%) SQL Server
13 6 (2.30%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.53%) Amazon Athena
14 4 (1.53%) Big Data
14 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
15 3 (1.15%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.77%) Amazon Aurora
16 2 (0.77%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 175 (67.05%) Jenkins
2 76 (29.12%) Git (software)
3 73 (27.97%) GitLab
4 47 (18.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 41 (15.71%) SonarQube
6 30 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (6.90%) Travis CI
8 14 (5.36%) TeamCity
9 13 (4.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (3.07%) Bitbucket
10 8 (3.07%) IBM UrbanCode
10 8 (3.07%) JIRA
10 8 (3.07%) Selenium
11 7 (2.68%) Maven
12 5 (1.92%) Gradle
13 4 (1.53%) Artifactory
13 4 (1.53%) Subversion
14 3 (1.15%) CircleCI
14 3 (1.15%) eggPlant
14 3 (1.15%) Gerrit
General
1 43 (16.48%) Finance
2 40 (15.33%) Public Sector
3 16 (6.13%) Games
4 5 (1.92%) Banking
5 4 (1.53%) Law
6 2 (0.77%) Advertising
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 175 (67.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (18.39%) Platform Engineer
3 34 (13.03%) Senior DevOps
4 33 (12.64%) Azure Engineer
4 33 (12.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 31 (11.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 27 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
6 27 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 27 (10.34%) Developer
7 26 (9.96%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 22 (8.43%) Azure DevOps
9 21 (8.05%) AWS DevOps
9 21 (8.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 16 (6.13%) Site Engineer
11 13 (4.98%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 12 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.83%) Software Engineer
14 9 (3.45%) Python Engineer
15 8 (3.07%) Backend Developer
15 8 (3.07%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (27.97%) Elastic Stack
2 30 (11.49%) Node.js
3 19 (7.28%) Kafka
4 13 (4.98%) Spring
5 10 (3.83%) Web Services
6 9 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (3.07%) Apache Flex
8 7 (2.68%) RESTful
9 5 (1.92%) .NET
9 5 (1.92%) Sensu
9 5 (1.92%) Spring Boot
10 4 (1.53%) LAMP
10 4 (1.53%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (1.53%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (1.53%) Spring Cloud
10 4 (1.53%) YAML
11 3 (1.15%) Django
11 3 (1.15%) NumPy
11 3 (1.15%) SciPy
11 3 (1.15%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.58%) Linux Command Line
2 21 (8.05%) Cloud Native
3 18 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.68%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.92%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.53%) Replication
9 3 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 140 (53.64%) Linux
2 49 (18.77%) CentOS
3 38 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (9.96%) Windows
5 17 (6.51%) Unix
6 12 (4.60%) Mesosphere
7 6 (2.30%) Debian
8 5 (1.92%) VMS
9 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.38%) Android
11 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (84.29%) DevOps
2 115 (44.06%) Configuration Management
3 108 (41.38%) Microservices
4 96 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (28.35%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (24.52%) Open Source
7 57 (21.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 55 (21.07%) Fintech
9 54 (20.69%) Infrastructure as Code
10 50 (19.16%) Software Engineering
11 46 (17.62%) High Availability
11 46 (17.62%) Infrastructure Automation
12 42 (16.09%) Load Balancing
13 41 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (15.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 36 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
15 36 (13.79%) E-Procurement
15 36 (13.79%) IT Strategy
15 36 (13.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 29 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 163 (62.45%) Python
2 124 (47.51%) Go
3 86 (32.95%) Java
4 78 (29.89%) Bash Shell
5 71 (27.20%) Ruby
6 67 (25.67%) SQL
7 47 (18.01%) JavaScript
8 45 (17.24%) PowerShell
9 36 (13.79%) C#
10 28 (10.73%) PHP
11 24 (9.20%) TypeScript
12 23 (8.81%) Groovy
13 14 (5.36%) Kotlin
14 8 (3.07%) Scala
15 6 (2.30%) Perl
15 6 (2.30%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.53%) Clojure
17 3 (1.15%) Elixir
18 2 (0.77%) ES6
18 2 (0.77%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 38 (14.56%) AWS Certification
2 20 (7.66%) Degree
3 14 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.30%) OSCE
4 6 (2.30%) OSCP
5 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.77%) CCIE
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.68%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.30%) GDPR
2 6 (2.30%) NIST
3 4 (1.53%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 159 (60.92%) Docker
2 9 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.92%) Firmware
4 3 (1.15%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.15%) Postfix
5 2 (0.77%) LXC
5 2 (0.77%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.38%) Ceph
6 1 (0.38%) Gluster
6 1 (0.38%) HDFS
6 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 195 (74.71%) Kubernetes
2 180 (68.97%) Grafana
3 146 (55.94%) Terraform
4 120 (45.98%) Puppet
5 113 (43.30%) Ansible
6 75 (28.74%) Opscode Chef
7 52 (19.92%) Graphite
8 23 (8.81%) Consul
8 23 (8.81%) Nagios
9 18 (6.90%) Docker Swarm
9 18 (6.90%) ZABBIX
10 14 (5.36%) Graylog
10 14 (5.36%) Istio
11 12 (4.60%) Automic
12 11 (4.21%) logstash
13 9 (3.45%) Kibana
13 9 (3.45%) Rancher
14 6 (2.30%) linkerd
15 5 (1.92%) HAProxy
16 4 (1.53%) Opsview
Vendors
1 30 (11.49%) Splunk
2 26 (9.96%) New Relic
3 24 (9.20%) SaltStack
4 11 (4.21%) Dynatrace
4 11 (4.21%) Google
5 9 (3.45%) IBM
5 9 (3.45%) VMware
6 3 (1.15%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.15%) Cisco
6 3 (1.15%) Citrix
6 3 (1.15%) F5
6 3 (1.15%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle
6 3 (1.15%) PagerDuty
6 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.77%) Fortinet
7 2 (0.77%) Lets Encrypt
7 2 (0.77%) NetScout
7 2 (0.77%) Palo Alto