Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Elastic Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 260 291 315
Rank change year-on-year +31 +24 +37
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 70 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.68% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.94% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 68 38 17
City of London median annual salary £82,500 £73,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.86% +18.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £99,125 £93,750 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £62,750
% change year-on-year +6.67% +19.52% +0.40%

Elastic Stack 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 advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,500 4,239 4,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.64% 40.50% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4,093 3,793 3,865
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,604
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.16% +0.18%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in the City of London

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in the City of London.

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in the City of London

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in the City of London

Elastic Stack
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the City of London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
London Bridge - 1 £40,000 -
Elastic Stack
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Elastic Stack 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 62 (88.57%) Linux
2 45 (64.29%) Python
3 39 (55.71%) Docker
4 35 (50.00%) Windows
5 34 (48.57%) DevOps
6 33 (47.14%) TCP/IP
6 33 (47.14%) Finance
7 32 (45.71%) Open Source
8 31 (44.29%) Firewall
9 30 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (40.00%) Ansible
11 26 (37.14%) Java
12 24 (34.29%) Information Security
12 24 (34.29%) Penetration Testing
12 24 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (34.29%) SIEM
12 24 (34.29%) Data Encryption
13 22 (31.43%) Bash Shell
14 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
15 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
16 19 (27.14%) OSSEC
16 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
16 19 (27.14%) Data Privacy
16 19 (27.14%) Kubernetes
16 19 (27.14%) Snort
16 19 (27.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 19 (27.14%) MiFID
16 19 (27.14%) Legal
16 19 (27.14%) CISSP
16 19 (27.14%) CISM

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (18.57%) Apache
2 11 (15.71%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (10.00%) nginx
4 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.86%) CMS
6 2 (2.86%) IIS
6 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.43%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (11.43%) GitHub
5 7 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (10.00%) Datadog
5 7 (10.00%) NuGet
6 5 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (4.29%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (2.86%) Office 365
8 2 (2.86%) PaaS
8 2 (2.86%) Slack
8 2 (2.86%) SoftLayer
9 1 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.43%) SaaS
9 1 (1.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.14%) TCP/IP
2 31 (44.29%) Firewall
3 7 (10.00%) DNS
4 5 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (7.14%) DKIM
4 5 (7.14%) DMARC
4 5 (7.14%) Network Security
5 3 (4.29%) VPN
6 2 (2.86%) BGP
6 2 (2.86%) DHCP
6 2 (2.86%) DSL
6 2 (2.86%) FTP
6 2 (2.86%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.86%) SMTP
6 2 (2.86%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (1.43%) SAN
7 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) InfluxDB
3 6 (8.57%) MySQL
4 4 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (5.71%) Blockchain
4 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.29%) Big Data
5 3 (4.29%) Couchbase
5 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.29%) OpenTSDB
5 3 (4.29%) Parquet
6 2 (2.86%) Redis
6 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (12.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (11.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (10.00%) Subversion
6 7 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 6 (8.57%) Vagrant
8 5 (7.14%) Metasploit
9 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.29%) git-flow
9 3 (4.29%) GitLab
9 3 (4.29%) RSpec
10 2 (2.86%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.86%) GoCD
10 2 (2.86%) JHipster
10 2 (2.86%) JIRA
10 2 (2.86%) JUnit
10 2 (2.86%) Mockito
General
1 33 (47.14%) Finance
2 19 (27.14%) Legal
3 4 (5.71%) Advertising
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.29%) Law
4 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) French Language
5 2 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (27.14%) Security Manager
2 19 (27.14%) Security Officer
3 7 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (8.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Information Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Information Officer
4 6 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (8.57%) Java Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) Node.js
3 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (10.00%) Web Services
4 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.14%) Regular Expression
5 4 (5.71%) LAMP
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Thrift
6 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.29%) Kafka
6 3 (4.29%) PostGIS
6 3 (4.29%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.29%) React
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.29%) Samza
7 2 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Virtual Team
2 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) BYOD
4 5 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.71%) Fintech
6 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.86%) NHS
7 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.43%) iPhone
8 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (88.57%) Linux
2 35 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (17.14%) Unix
4 9 (12.86%) Ubuntu
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.00%) Amazon Linux
6 7 (10.00%) CentOS
7 2 (2.86%) Fedora
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) DevOps
2 32 (45.71%) Open Source
3 24 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (34.29%) Data Encryption
3 24 (34.29%) Information Security
3 24 (34.29%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (34.29%) SIEM
4 19 (27.14%) Data Loss Prevention
4 19 (27.14%) Data Privacy
4 19 (27.14%) Remediation Plan
4 19 (27.14%) Threat Detection
4 19 (27.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.43%) Scrum
8 8 (11.43%) Software Delivery
9 7 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (10.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) Python
2 26 (37.14%) Java
3 22 (31.43%) Bash Shell
4 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 12 (17.14%) Perl
5 12 (17.14%) Ruby
6 11 (15.71%) C#
6 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
7 10 (14.29%) C++
8 7 (10.00%) PHP
9 4 (5.71%) SQL
10 3 (4.29%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (4.29%) F#
10 3 (4.29%) Go
10 3 (4.29%) Scala
11 2 (2.86%) Java 8
11 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) CISM
1 19 (27.14%) CISSP
2 10 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.43%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.43%) RHCE
4 1 (1.43%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.14%) GDPR
1 19 (27.14%) MiFID
2 5 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 39 (55.71%) Docker
2 19 (27.14%) Snort
3 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
4 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.14%) KVM
6 3 (4.29%) HDFS
7 2 (2.86%) GlusterFS
7 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
7 2 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (40.00%) Ansible
2 19 (27.14%) Kubernetes
2 19 (27.14%) OSSEC
3 17 (24.29%) Puppet
4 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (17.14%) Nagios
5 12 (17.14%) Prometheus
6 11 (15.71%) Grafana
6 11 (15.71%) Kibana
7 10 (14.29%) logstash
7 10 (14.29%) Terraform
8 8 (11.43%) Consul
8 8 (11.43%) Salt
8 8 (11.43%) ZABBIX
9 6 (8.57%) Graphite
9 6 (8.57%) HAProxy
9 6 (8.57%) Packer
10 5 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (7.14%) OpenVAS
10 5 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Splunk
2 9 (12.86%) VMware
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.00%) Cisco
4 7 (10.00%) PagerDuty
5 6 (8.57%) TOWER Software
6 5 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 5 (7.14%) Qualys
6 5 (7.14%) Rapid7
6 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.14%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.86%) Brocade
7 2 (2.86%) Citrix
7 2 (2.86%) IBM
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle
7 2 (2.86%) Vyatta
8 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.43%) Samsung
8 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds