Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sensu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sensu over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sensu
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1081 1164 1225
Rank change year-on-year +83 +61 +82
Permanent jobs citing Sensu 96 77 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.040% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.10% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 67 72 63
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
10th Percentile £44,000 £51,250 £41,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.80% -3.85% +20.93%

Sensu is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70198 74608 82586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 38.88% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58096 64678 70633
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.84%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Sensu
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sensu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sensu in the UK

Sensu
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sensu.

Salary trend for Sensu in the UK

Sensu
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sensu over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Sensu in the UK

Sensu
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sensu within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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 +81 94 £60,000 -7.69% 7
London +54 56 £62,500 -7.41% 6
UK excluding London +42 40 £57,000 -8.80% 1
South East +62 20 £57,250 -0.43%
Yorkshire +48 18 £55,000 -15.38% 1
North of England +16 18 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Sensu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Sensu.

1 83 (86.46%) Linux
2 79 (82.29%) Python
3 78 (81.25%) Puppet
3 78 (81.25%) DevOps
4 59 (61.46%) Git (software)
5 56 (58.33%) Configuration Management
6 54 (56.25%) Ansible
7 52 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
8 47 (48.96%) Jenkins
9 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (42.71%) Apache
10 41 (42.71%) Docker
11 37 (38.54%) Ruby
12 36 (37.50%) Open Source
13 35 (36.46%) OpenStack
13 35 (36.46%) Nagios
14 34 (35.42%) logstash
14 34 (35.42%) Grafana
15 32 (33.33%) MySQL
16 30 (31.25%) Windows
16 30 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (31.25%) Splunk
17 29 (30.21%) ZABBIX
18 28 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
18 28 (29.17%) Graphite
19 27 (28.13%) Computer Science
19 27 (28.13%) Java
20 26 (27.08%) LAMP
20 26 (27.08%) Terraform
21 25 (26.04%) nginx

Sensu
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 41 (42.71%) Apache
2 35 (36.46%) OpenStack
3 25 (26.04%) nginx
4 20 (20.83%) Tomcat
5 18 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (12.50%) Confluence
7 9 (9.38%) IIS
8 8 (8.33%) Apache Solr
8 8 (8.33%) Apache Spark
9 7 (7.29%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (7.29%) CloudStack
10 3 (3.13%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.54%) Sumo Logic
3 8 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (8.33%) IaaS
4 6 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (6.25%) Amazon S3
5 5 (5.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (2.08%) GitHub
6 2 (2.08%) SaaS
6 2 (2.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) Firewall
2 14 (14.58%) DNS
3 11 (11.46%) HTTP
4 8 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.29%) VLAN
6 6 (6.25%) VoIP
7 5 (5.21%) IMAP
7 5 (5.21%) LDAP
7 5 (5.21%) SMTP
8 4 (4.17%) Wireshark
9 3 (3.13%) AMQP
10 2 (2.08%) SAN
10 2 (2.08%) tcpdump
11 1 (1.04%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.04%) LAN
11 1 (1.04%) SSL
11 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.33%) MySQL
2 20 (20.83%) Hadoop
3 16 (16.67%) InfluxDB
3 16 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 15 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 11 (11.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (11.46%) Event Store
5 11 (11.46%) Riak
6 10 (10.42%) Big Data
7 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
8 8 (8.33%) HBase
8 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (7.29%) MariaDB
9 7 (7.29%) Redis
9 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (61.46%) Git (software)
2 47 (48.96%) Jenkins
3 14 (14.58%) Subversion
4 13 (13.54%) Artifactory
4 13 (13.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (12.50%) JIRA
6 11 (11.46%) TeamCity
7 8 (8.33%) Maven
7 8 (8.33%) Selenium
7 8 (8.33%) SpecFlow
8 7 (7.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (7.29%) Vagrant
9 5 (5.21%) Ant
9 5 (5.21%) GoCD
9 5 (5.21%) Mercurial
10 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
10 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.08%) Fiddler
11 2 (2.08%) Gerrit
11 2 (2.08%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.13%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (53.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Site Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Senior DevOps
6 8 (8.33%) Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Development Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) LAMP
2 20 (20.83%) LEMP Stack
3 18 (18.75%) Kafka
4 15 (15.63%) Elastic Stack
4 15 (15.63%) LAPP Stack
5 14 (14.58%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (13.54%) .NET
7 11 (11.46%) SOAP
8 10 (10.42%) AngularJS
9 8 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.21%) Entity Framework
10 5 (5.21%) MCollective
10 5 (5.21%) MSMQ
10 5 (5.21%) REST
10 5 (5.21%) RESTful
10 5 (5.21%) Web Services
11 4 (4.17%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.71%) Data Centre
3 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.33%) Private Cloud
5 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.13%) NHS
6 3 (3.13%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.04%) Fintech
8 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 83 (86.46%) Linux
2 30 (31.25%) Windows
3 22 (22.92%) CentOS
4 17 (17.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (13.54%) Unix
6 7 (7.29%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.25%) VMS
8 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.08%) Debian
9 2 (2.08%) FreeBSD
9 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (81.25%) DevOps
2 56 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (37.50%) Open Source
5 30 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (17.71%) Task Automation
8 13 (13.54%) Event Correlation
8 13 (13.54%) Runbook
9 12 (12.50%) HOOD
10 10 (10.42%) OO
10 10 (10.42%) TDD
11 9 (9.38%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.33%) Analytics
12 8 (8.33%) Coaching
12 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.33%) MVC
12 8 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 79 (82.29%) Python
2 37 (38.54%) Ruby
3 27 (28.13%) Java
4 24 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 21 (21.88%) SQL
6 18 (18.75%) Go
7 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
8 16 (16.67%) C#
9 11 (11.46%) Perl
10 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
11 6 (6.25%) Erlang
11 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
12 5 (5.21%) Groovy
13 3 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
2 13 (13.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 5 (5.21%) GCP
3 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (42.71%) Docker
2 22 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.42%) Xen
4 8 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (7.29%) Varnish
6 6 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.08%) KVM
7 2 (2.08%) LXC
7 2 (2.08%) OpenAM
7 2 (2.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 78 (81.25%) Puppet
2 54 (56.25%) Ansible
3 52 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (36.46%) Nagios
5 34 (35.42%) Grafana
5 34 (35.42%) logstash
6 29 (30.21%) ZABBIX
7 28 (29.17%) Graphite
8 26 (27.08%) Terraform
9 15 (15.63%) HAProxy
10 13 (13.54%) Rundeck
11 10 (10.42%) Packer
12 8 (8.33%) Kubernetes
13 7 (7.29%) Graylog
13 7 (7.29%) Icinga
13 7 (7.29%) Kibana
14 6 (6.25%) Cacti
14 6 (6.25%) Munin
14 6 (6.25%) Salt
15 5 (5.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) Splunk
2 22 (22.92%) VMware
3 17 (17.71%) Red Hat
4 14 (14.58%) SaltStack
5 13 (13.54%) AppDynamics
5 13 (13.54%) PagerDuty
6 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.17%) New Relic
8 2 (2.08%) Apple
8 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.08%) Meraki
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle
9 1 (1.04%) Huawei