Period
to 29 January 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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prometheus
UK
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 709 727 1057
Rank change year-on-year +18 +330 +128
Permanent jobs citing Prometheus 316 401 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.97% 2.33% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 217 292 118
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £43,750 £43,233 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 16,017 17,241 15,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.78% 11.34% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12,226 13,467 12,830
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,375 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +35 311 £70,000 +7.69% 58
London +78 225 £80,000 +6.67% 34
UK excluding London -5 90 £57,500 +4.55% 29
North of England +36 33 £62,500 +4.17% 12
South East +52 22 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Yorkshire +30 22 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Midlands +24 17 £60,000 +26.32% 3
West Midlands +27 12 £60,000 +26.32% 2
North West +26 11 £60,000 -7.69% 8
South West +19 7 £47,500 -26.92%
East of England +34 6 £47,500 -13.64% 6
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +25 2 £57,500 +64.29%
Wales -9 2 £50,000 +1.96% 5
Northern Ireland +10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 263 (83.23%) DevOps
2 240 (75.95%) Kubernetes
3 223 (70.57%) AWS
4 222 (70.25%) Docker
5 219 (69.30%) Python
6 204 (64.56%) Terraform
7 186 (58.86%) Ansible
8 178 (56.33%) Jenkins
9 163 (51.58%) Linux
10 155 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
10 155 (49.05%) Grafana
11 132 (41.77%) Continuous Integration
12 124 (39.24%) GCP
13 120 (37.97%) Puppet
14 117 (37.03%) Git (software)
15 110 (34.81%) Azure
15 110 (34.81%) Elastic Stack
16 99 (31.33%) Java
17 92 (29.11%) Infrastructure as Code
18 91 (28.80%) Opscode Chef
19 86 (27.22%) Configuration Management
20 85 (26.90%) Ruby
21 84 (26.58%) Microservices
22 77 (24.37%) Open Source
23 66 (20.89%) SQL
24 65 (20.57%) Consul
24 65 (20.57%) Continuous Deployment
25 64 (20.25%) Rancher
25 64 (20.25%) Go
26 62 (19.62%) Bash Shell

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 54 (17.09%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (6.33%) Apache
2 20 (6.33%) nginx
3 15 (4.75%) Apache Spark
3 15 (4.75%) WebSphere
4 14 (4.43%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.48%) Apache TomEE
5 11 (3.48%) JBoss
6 10 (3.16%) Confluence
7 5 (1.58%) IIS
8 4 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.27%) Jupyter
8 4 (1.27%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.63%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 223 (70.57%) AWS
2 124 (39.24%) GCP
3 110 (34.81%) Azure
4 45 (14.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 35 (11.08%) GitHub
6 32 (10.13%) Datadog
7 27 (8.54%) Amazon S3
7 27 (8.54%) AWS Lambda
7 27 (8.54%) Serverless
8 26 (8.23%) SaaS
9 23 (7.28%) Amazon ECS
9 23 (7.28%) Amazon EKS
10 22 (6.96%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (6.01%) IaaS
12 18 (5.70%) AWS Fargate
12 18 (5.70%) CloudBees
13 14 (4.43%) SonarCloud
14 12 (3.80%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (3.48%) Amazon ELB
15 11 (3.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.43%) Internet
2 9 (2.85%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.53%) DNS
4 7 (2.22%) Calico
5 6 (1.90%) Firewall
6 5 (1.58%) HTTP
6 5 (1.58%) VPN
7 4 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (1.27%) DHCP
8 3 (0.95%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.95%) VLAN
9 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.63%) SSL
9 2 (0.63%) VRRP
10 1 (0.32%) DSL
10 1 (0.32%) NAS
10 1 (0.32%) SAN
10 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.09%) NoSQL
2 44 (13.92%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (10.76%) Redis
4 33 (10.44%) MongoDB
5 27 (8.54%) Relational Database
6 22 (6.96%) MySQL
7 21 (6.65%) RDBMS
8 20 (6.33%) SQL Server
9 18 (5.70%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (4.11%) InfluxDB
11 12 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (2.53%) Big Data
12 8 (2.53%) MariaDB
12 8 (2.53%) OpenTSDB
13 7 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (2.22%) HBase
13 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (1.58%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (1.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 178 (56.33%) Jenkins
2 117 (37.03%) Git (software)
3 45 (14.24%) IBM UrbanCode
4 44 (13.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 43 (13.61%) Maven
6 40 (12.66%) GitLab
7 36 (11.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 36 (11.39%) TeamCity
8 28 (8.86%) CircleCI
8 28 (8.86%) JUnit
9 27 (8.54%) Mockito
10 26 (8.23%) Travis CI
11 25 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (7.59%) Gradle
13 23 (7.28%) Ant
14 17 (5.38%) SonarQube
14 17 (5.38%) Subversion
15 15 (4.75%) Selenium
16 12 (3.80%) Cucumber
16 12 (3.80%) JIRA
General
1 53 (16.77%) Finance
2 19 (6.01%) Banking
3 8 (2.53%) Billing
4 7 (2.22%) Retail
5 6 (1.90%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Games
6 4 (1.27%) Marketing
6 4 (1.27%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.32%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (60.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (16.46%) AWS Engineer
3 50 (15.82%) AWS DevOps
3 50 (15.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 49 (15.51%) Senior DevOps
5 43 (13.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 42 (13.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 29 (9.18%) Developer
8 24 (7.59%) Lead DevOps
9 19 (6.01%) Consultant
9 19 (6.01%) DevOps Consultant
10 17 (5.38%) Software Engineer
11 15 (4.75%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (4.75%) Platform Engineer
12 13 (4.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.80%) Java Developer
13 12 (3.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 12 (3.80%) Release Manager
14 11 (3.48%) Cloud Engineer
14 11 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (34.81%) Elastic Stack
2 44 (13.92%) Kafka
3 24 (7.59%) Node.js
4 21 (6.65%) Web Services
5 18 (5.70%) Spring Boot
6 17 (5.38%) Spring
7 16 (5.06%) RESTful
8 14 (4.43%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (4.43%) React
9 13 (4.11%) REST
10 11 (3.48%) Django
11 10 (3.16%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.16%) Sensu
12 9 (2.85%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (2.85%) SOAP
13 8 (2.53%) JSON
13 8 (2.53%) OAuth
13 8 (2.53%) OAuth2
13 8 (2.53%) XML
13 8 (2.53%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.29%) Public Cloud
2 24 (7.59%) PlayStation
3 14 (4.43%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.80%) Cloud Native
4 12 (3.80%) Clustering
5 10 (3.16%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.16%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (2.53%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.22%) Replication
8 6 (1.90%) Derivative
8 6 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.58%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.27%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.27%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.95%) User Experience
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 163 (51.58%) Linux
2 53 (16.77%) Windows
3 37 (11.71%) CentOS
4 28 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (7.59%) Mesosphere
6 22 (6.96%) Android
7 17 (5.38%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.85%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.90%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.58%) Unix
11 4 (1.27%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.27%) Debian
11 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.63%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.63%) Solaris
12 2 (0.63%) SUSE
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (83.23%) DevOps
2 155 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (41.77%) Continuous Integration
4 92 (29.11%) Infrastructure as Code
5 86 (27.22%) Configuration Management
6 84 (26.58%) Microservices
7 77 (24.37%) Open Source
8 65 (20.57%) Continuous Deployment
9 58 (18.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 52 (16.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 42 (13.29%) Software Engineering
12 36 (11.39%) Mentoring
13 35 (11.08%) Load Balancing
13 35 (11.08%) Scrum
14 26 (8.23%) SDLC
14 26 (8.23%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
15 25 (7.91%) IT Strategy
16 22 (6.96%) High Availability
17 20 (6.33%) Blue-Green Deployment
17 20 (6.33%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 219 (69.30%) Python
2 99 (31.33%) Java
3 85 (26.90%) Ruby
4 66 (20.89%) SQL
5 64 (20.25%) Go
6 62 (19.62%) Bash Shell
7 58 (18.35%) PowerShell
8 26 (8.23%) Kotlin
9 23 (7.28%) Perl
10 19 (6.01%) C++
11 16 (5.06%) JavaScript
12 13 (4.11%) C#
13 9 (2.85%) Java 8
14 7 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.58%) C
15 5 (1.58%) Groovy
16 4 (1.27%) Clojure
16 4 (1.27%) F#
16 4 (1.27%) Haskell
16 4 (1.27%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 25 (7.91%) AWS Certification
2 22 (6.96%) Degree
3 9 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) CCNA
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (0.63%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.32%) RHCE
6 1 (0.32%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.22%) QA
2 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) NCSC
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
4 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 222 (70.25%) Docker
2 9 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.27%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.32%) HDFS
6 1 (0.32%) KVM
6 1 (0.32%) NFS
6 1 (0.32%) zsh
Systems Management
1 240 (75.95%) Kubernetes
2 204 (64.56%) Terraform
3 186 (58.86%) Ansible
4 155 (49.05%) Grafana
5 120 (37.97%) Puppet
6 91 (28.80%) Opscode Chef
7 65 (20.57%) Consul
8 64 (20.25%) Rancher
9 52 (16.46%) Packer
10 39 (12.34%) Graphite
11 34 (10.76%) Kibana
12 32 (10.13%) Docker Swarm
13 25 (7.91%) Nagios
14 24 (7.59%) Automic
15 22 (6.96%) ZABBIX
16 17 (5.38%) Icinga
17 10 (3.16%) Salt
18 9 (2.85%) HAProxy
18 9 (2.85%) StatsD
19 8 (2.53%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 53 (16.77%) Splunk
2 36 (11.39%) Google
3 27 (8.54%) AppDynamics
4 23 (7.28%) Oracle
5 22 (6.96%) New Relic
6 20 (6.33%) CyberArk
6 20 (6.33%) PagerDuty
7 17 (5.38%) Dynatrace
8 14 (4.43%) Rackspace
9 9 (2.85%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.22%) Cisco
11 5 (1.58%) MuleSoft
12 4 (1.27%) Juniper
12 4 (1.27%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.27%) Synology
12 4 (1.27%) VMware
13 3 (0.95%) Sybase
14 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.63%) IBM
14 2 (0.63%) Microsoft