Period
to 16 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for linkerd skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited linkerd over the 6 months to 16 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

linkerd
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 889 828 1088
Rank change year-on-year -61 +260 +70
Permanent jobs citing linkerd 21 7 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.064% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 3
10th Percentile " £65,000 £60,050
25th Percentile £85,000 £68,125 £62,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £110,000 £72,500 £68,500
Median % change year-on-year +51.72% +5.84% -8.67%
75th Percentile £125,000 £95,000 £80,875
90th Percentile " " £86,350
UK median annual salary £110,000 £72,500 £87,500
% change year-on-year +51.72% -17.14% +12.90%

linkerd is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,378 10,935 17,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.05% 14.26% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10,965 8,807 13,402
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £33,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.76% +5.45%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing linkerd as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for linkerd in England

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Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing linkerd in England.

Salary trend for linkerd in England

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Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing linkerd in England over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for linkerd in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing linkerd within the England region over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. 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 -7 21 £110,000 +22.22% 2
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UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, IT jobs citing linkerd 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 England region with a requirement for linkerd.

1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
1 21 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 20 (95.24%) Docker
3 13 (61.90%) GCP
4 11 (52.38%) Terraform
4 11 (52.38%) Istio
5 10 (47.62%) Knative
5 10 (47.62%) Kong
5 10 (47.62%) Go
5 10 (47.62%) SAP
5 10 (47.62%) Electronics
5 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
5 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
5 10 (47.62%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (47.62%) Programme Management
5 10 (47.62%) TDD
5 10 (47.62%) Marketing
5 10 (47.62%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (47.62%) AWS
5 10 (47.62%) Argo
5 10 (47.62%) Public Sector
6 9 (42.86%) Google
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) Open Source
7 6 (28.57%) SaaS
7 6 (28.57%) MySQL
7 6 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture

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Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) GCP
2 10 (47.62%) AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Kong
3 6 (28.57%) SaaS
4 5 (23.81%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 4 (19.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (47.62%) Electronics
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
1 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
1 10 (47.62%) Marketing
1 10 (47.62%) Public Sector
1 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Python Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) GraphQL
1 6 (28.57%) gRPC
1 6 (28.57%) Node.js
1 6 (28.57%) Protocol Buffers
1 6 (28.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (47.62%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (47.62%) Programme Management
2 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure as Code
3 6 (28.57%) Microservices
3 6 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) DevSecOps
4 4 (19.05%) Fintech
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) OWASP
4 4 (19.05%) Pair Programming
4 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Go
2 6 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) OSCE
1 4 (19.05%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) GDPR
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) NIST
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
1 4 (19.05%) SOC 1
1 4 (19.05%) SOC 2
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 11 (52.38%) Istio
2 11 (52.38%) Terraform
3 10 (47.62%) Argo
3 10 (47.62%) Knative
4 4 (19.05%) Consul
4 4 (19.05%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) SAP
2 9 (42.86%) Google