Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Server Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Monitoring over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Monitoring
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1105 1101 1180
Rank change year-on-year -4 +79 -12
Permanent jobs citing Server Monitoring 72 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.064% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.071% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 63 92 114
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +4.65% +22.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £26,475
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,611
% change year-on-year -21.05% +26.29% +7.46%

Server Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Server Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Monitoring in the UK

Server Monitoring
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Server Monitoring in the UK

Server Monitoring
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Monitoring over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Monitoring in the UK

Server Monitoring
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Monitoring within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 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 -27 68 £37,500 -16.67% 8
UK excluding London +33 43 £37,500 -21.05% 5
London -24 25 £38,000 -15.56% 3
North of England +6 16 £40,000 -13.04%
Midlands +28 10 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Yorkshire +34 8 £50,000 +31.58%
South West -12 8 £37,500 - 1
South East +15 7 £29,000 -35.56% 2
North West -14 7 £40,000 -
West Midlands +19 6 £48,750 -37.10%
East Midlands +40 4 £41,250 -17.50% 1
East of England +5 2 - -
North East +4 2 £24,000 -52.00%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Server Monitoring 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 Server Monitoring.

1 43 (59.72%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) SQL
3 32 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
5 26 (36.11%) VMware
6 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (30.56%) Linux
9 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 17 (23.61%) VoIP
11 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
11 17 (23.61%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 16 (22.22%) Windows Server
13 15 (20.83%) Degree
13 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
13 15 (20.83%) Configuration Management
14 14 (19.44%) MySQL
15 13 (18.06%) C#
15 13 (18.06%) VPN
15 13 (18.06%) Clustering
16 12 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
17 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
17 11 (15.28%) Firewall
17 11 (15.28%) ITIL
18 10 (13.89%) T-SQL

Server Monitoring
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 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.94%) IIS
4 4 (5.56%) JBoss
5 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.78%) Apache
6 2 (2.78%) nginx
6 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.11%) Office 365
3 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.72%) Mimecast
3 7 (9.72%) OneDrive
3 7 (9.72%) OpenDNS
4 3 (4.17%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.78%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (2.78%) Datadog
5 2 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) VoIP
2 13 (18.06%) VPN
3 11 (15.28%) Firewall
4 8 (11.11%) WLAN
5 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.72%) VLAN
6 3 (4.17%) DHCP
6 3 (4.17%) DNS
6 3 (4.17%) SAN
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
7 2 (2.78%) MPLS
7 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.39%) HTTP
8 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.39%) SMS
8 1 (1.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (19.44%) MySQL
4 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.56%) DB2
7 4 (5.56%) Power BI
8 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.17%) JMeter
3 3 (4.17%) JProfiler
3 3 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.78%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
1 9 (12.50%) Publishing
2 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Law
3 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Developer
3 12 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) DBA
4 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 9 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 9 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 9 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (11.11%) Web Applications Support
7 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) IT Support
8 6 (8.33%) Server Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
1 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 9 (12.50%) XML
2 6 (8.33%) LAMP
3 3 (4.17%) Laravel
3 3 (4.17%) RESTful
4 2 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.39%) COM
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) Django
5 1 (1.39%) HTML
5 1 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.39%) REST
5 1 (1.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 13 (18.06%) Clustering
4 5 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (6.94%) Replication
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) NHS
6 1 (1.39%) BBC
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (59.72%) Windows
2 22 (30.56%) Linux
3 16 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 8 (11.11%) CentOS
7 7 (9.72%) VMS
8 6 (8.33%) Ubuntu
9 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (4.17%) Debian
10 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.17%) Unix
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.78%) DC/OS
12 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 12 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (15.28%) ITIL
4 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.89%) Database Security
6 9 (12.50%) B2B
7 8 (11.11%) ETL
7 8 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (9.72%) DevOps
8 7 (9.72%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.33%) Patch Management
9 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.56%) Coaching
10 4 (5.56%) Network Management
11 3 (4.17%) Functional Testing
11 3 (4.17%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) SQL
2 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.06%) C#
4 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 7 (9.72%) PHP
6 7 (9.72%) Python
6 7 (9.72%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.56%) Java
8 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) C
9 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.78%) CCNA
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) HNC
4 2 (2.78%) MCP
4 2 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.56%) Docker
4 4 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (5.56%) VMware Server
5 3 (4.17%) XenApp
6 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.78%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.78%) vSphere
7 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (11.11%) Puppet
2 6 (8.33%) Ansible
3 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.17%) Nagios
4 3 (4.17%) Salt
5 2 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.78%) Packer
5 2 (2.78%) Terraform
6 1 (1.39%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.11%) VMware
3 7 (9.72%) Citrix
3 7 (9.72%) Meraki
3 7 (9.72%) Qualys
3 7 (9.72%) SonicWALL
3 7 (9.72%) Webroot
4 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.94%) Symantec
6 4 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) Avaya
7 3 (4.17%) Cisco
7 3 (4.17%) Veeam
8 2 (2.78%) Google
8 2 (2.78%) Intel
8 2 (2.78%) Juniper
8 2 (2.78%) McAfee
8 2 (2.78%) New Relic
8 2 (2.78%) SAP
8 2 (2.78%) Splunk