Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SmokePing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SmokePing over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmokePing
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1221 1309
Rank change year-on-year +50 +88 +18
Permanent jobs citing SmokePing 21 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.042% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 1
UK median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +4.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £61,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £79,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 - -

SmokePing 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 15438 16522 16848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12613 13344 13605
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SmokePing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SmokePing in the UK

SmokePing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SmokePing in the UK

SmokePing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SmokePing over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SmokePing in the UK

SmokePing
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SmokePing within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
UK excluding London +69 21 £52,500 -
England +57 13 £52,500 -19.23%
East of England - 13 £52,500 -
Scotland - 8 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing SmokePing 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 SmokePing.

1 20 (95.24%) Cacti
2 19 (90.48%) DHCP
2 19 (90.48%) DNS
3 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 13 (61.90%) LAN
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) CCNA
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) Network Management
3 13 (61.90%) Network+ Certification
3 13 (61.90%) MRTG
4 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 12 (57.14%) Time Management
4 12 (57.14%) FTP
5 9 (42.86%) VoIP
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
6 8 (38.10%) Polycom
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (38.10%) Statistics
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (38.10%) Meraki
6 8 (38.10%) Change Control
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) Automotive
7 7 (33.33%) Debian

SmokePing
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 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) DHCP
1 19 (90.48%) DNS
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) MRTG
2 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 12 (57.14%) FTP
4 9 (42.86%) VoIP
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (4.76%) IPsec
7 1 (4.76%) OSPF
7 1 (4.76%) RIP
7 1 (4.76%) SMS
7 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
General
1 7 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) WAN Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior IP Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Java EE
1 1 (4.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) CentOS
2 7 (33.33%) Debian
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Management
2 12 (57.14%) Time Management
3 8 (38.10%) Change Control
3 8 (38.10%) Statistics
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CCNA
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (61.90%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) KVM
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) Cacti
2 7 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Graphite
3 1 (4.76%) Icinga
3 1 (4.76%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Meraki
2 8 (38.10%) Polycom
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) VMware