Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 418 367 395
Rank change year-on-year -51 +28 +147
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 347 103 400
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.52% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 1.15% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 225 65 270
10th Percentile £52,800 £36,250 £52,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.90% -
75th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £91,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% -12.00% -0.79%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 24,002 8,984 21,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.42% 45.45% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13,591 7,797 17,873
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £41,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £112,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in London

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Elastic Stack in London.

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in London

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elastic Stack in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in London

Elastic Stack
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Central London -58 28 £75,000 +30.43% 12
West London - 18 £65,000 - 3
South London - 12 £64,750 -
East London - 3 £72,500 - 3
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 226 (65.13%) AWS
2 211 (60.81%) DevOps
3 201 (57.93%) Linux
4 190 (54.76%) Python
4 190 (54.76%) Kubernetes
5 184 (53.03%) Docker
6 162 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
7 146 (42.07%) Jenkins
8 145 (41.79%) Terraform
9 139 (40.06%) Ansible
9 139 (40.06%) Azure
10 128 (36.89%) Prometheus
11 121 (34.87%) Elasticsearch
11 121 (34.87%) Java
12 119 (34.29%) Microservices
13 109 (31.41%) SQL
14 102 (29.39%) Puppet
15 98 (28.24%) GCP
16 97 (27.95%) Kibana
17 93 (26.80%) Kafka
17 93 (26.80%) Splunk
18 92 (26.51%) Grafana
19 91 (26.22%) Git (software)
19 91 (26.22%) logstash
20 90 (25.94%) Software Engineering
21 89 (25.65%) Serverless
21 89 (25.65%) Infrastructure as Code
22 87 (25.07%) Opscode Chef
23 86 (24.78%) Configuration Management
23 86 (24.78%) Windows

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 121 (34.87%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (5.48%) Confluence
3 15 (4.32%) nginx
4 12 (3.46%) OpenStack
5 10 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (2.88%) IIS
6 7 (2.02%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.02%) Traefik
7 5 (1.44%) Apache
8 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.86%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.86%) Camunda
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Pulsar
10 2 (0.58%) GemFire
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.29%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.29%) JBoss
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.29%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 10 (2.88%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (0.29%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 226 (65.13%) AWS
2 139 (40.06%) Azure
3 98 (28.24%) GCP
4 89 (25.65%) Serverless
5 69 (19.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 64 (18.44%) Amazon S3
7 59 (17.00%) Amazon ECS
8 56 (16.14%) AWS Lambda
9 55 (15.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 47 (13.54%) Amazon EC2
11 36 (10.37%) Amazon Kinesis
12 32 (9.22%) Amazon SQS
13 23 (6.63%) Amazon EKS
14 19 (5.48%) PaaS
15 18 (5.19%) GitHub
16 15 (4.32%) Route 53
16 15 (4.32%) SaaS
17 12 (3.46%) MinIO
17 12 (3.46%) OpenShift
17 12 (3.46%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.39%) Firewall
2 32 (9.22%) HTTP
3 29 (8.36%) DNS
4 21 (6.05%) SSL
5 16 (4.61%) WebEx
6 14 (4.03%) Broadband
6 14 (4.03%) TCP/IP
6 14 (4.03%) VPN
7 12 (3.46%) MQTT
8 9 (2.59%) VSAN
9 7 (2.02%) SAN
9 7 (2.02%) SD-WAN
10 6 (1.73%) SSH
11 4 (1.15%) IPv6
11 4 (1.15%) RTSP
11 4 (1.15%) tcpdump
11 4 (1.15%) UPnP
12 3 (0.86%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (0.86%) DSL
12 3 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (21.04%) NoSQL
2 58 (16.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 58 (16.71%) MySQL
2 58 (16.71%) Redis
3 46 (13.26%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (12.68%) MongoDB
5 31 (8.93%) Amazon Athena
6 24 (6.92%) SQL Server
7 22 (6.34%) Oracle Database
7 22 (6.34%) Relational Database
8 21 (6.05%) Amazon RDS
9 20 (5.76%) RDBMS
10 19 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (4.32%) Couchbase
12 15 (4.32%) Tableau
13 14 (4.03%) Data Mining
14 10 (2.88%) Oracle BI EE
14 10 (2.88%) Oracle ODI
15 9 (2.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 146 (42.07%) Jenkins
2 91 (26.22%) Git (software)
3 64 (18.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 56 (16.14%) TeamCity
5 46 (13.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (10.09%) JIRA
7 34 (9.80%) IBM UrbanCode
7 34 (9.80%) Travis CI
8 31 (8.93%) GitLab
9 28 (8.07%) Selenium
10 25 (7.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 23 (6.63%) JMeter
12 20 (5.76%) Maven
13 15 (4.32%) Bitbucket
14 14 (4.03%) Cypress.io
15 13 (3.75%) Cucumber
15 13 (3.75%) Mocha
15 13 (3.75%) NUnit
16 12 (3.46%) Log4Net
16 12 (3.46%) Moq
General
1 73 (21.04%) Social Skills
2 71 (20.46%) Finance
3 36 (10.37%) Banking
4 33 (9.51%) Retail
5 13 (3.75%) Wearables
6 11 (3.17%) Advertising
6 11 (3.17%) Publishing
7 10 (2.88%) Automotive
8 9 (2.59%) Games
8 9 (2.59%) Law
9 8 (2.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 7 (2.02%) Documentation Skills
10 7 (2.02%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (1.73%) Back Office
11 6 (1.73%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.15%) Billing
12 4 (1.15%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.15%) Public Sector
12 4 (1.15%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 101 (29.11%) Developer
2 73 (21.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (7.49%) Cloud Engineer
4 22 (6.34%) Full Stack Developer
4 22 (6.34%) Platform Engineer
5 17 (4.90%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (4.90%) Java Developer
5 17 (4.90%) Senior Developer
6 16 (4.61%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 14 (4.03%) Azure Engineer
7 14 (4.03%) Backend Developer
7 14 (4.03%) Senior DevOps
7 14 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 14 (4.03%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 12 (3.46%) Administrator
8 12 (3.46%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 12 (3.46%) Splunk Specialist
8 12 (3.46%) Technical Specialist
9 11 (3.17%) AWS DevOps
9 11 (3.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (26.80%) Kafka
2 69 (19.88%) Node.js
3 65 (18.73%) React
4 54 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
4 54 (15.56%) REST
5 48 (13.83%) AngularJS
6 41 (11.82%) Web Services
7 36 (10.37%) .NET
8 21 (6.05%) RESTful
9 16 (4.61%) .NET Core
9 16 (4.61%) Sass
9 16 (4.61%) Spring
9 16 (4.61%) Spring Boot
9 16 (4.61%) Vue.js
10 15 (4.32%) SOAP
11 14 (4.03%) .NET Framework
11 14 (4.03%) Entity Framework
11 14 (4.03%) Express
11 14 (4.03%) Redux
12 13 (3.75%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.22%) Cloud Native
2 20 (5.76%) Algorithms
3 19 (5.48%) Public Cloud
4 17 (4.90%) User Experience
5 15 (4.32%) Data Centre
6 14 (4.03%) Clustering
6 14 (4.03%) Social Media
7 13 (3.75%) PlayStation
8 10 (2.88%) FMCG
8 10 (2.88%) SWIFT
9 9 (2.59%) Hedge funds
9 9 (2.59%) iPhone
10 8 (2.31%) Legacy Systems
10 8 (2.31%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.31%) Tandem
11 7 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.73%) NHS
13 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 201 (57.93%) Linux
2 86 (24.78%) Windows
3 35 (10.09%) Mesosphere
4 17 (4.90%) CentOS
4 17 (4.90%) Unix
5 14 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.46%) Android
6 12 (3.46%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.46%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.31%) Debian
8 5 (1.44%) VMS
9 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.29%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.29%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (60.81%) DevOps
2 162 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (34.29%) Microservices
4 90 (25.94%) Software Engineering
5 89 (25.65%) Infrastructure as Code
6 86 (24.78%) Configuration Management
7 77 (22.19%) Analytics
8 74 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (20.17%) BDD
10 65 (18.73%) TDD
11 53 (15.27%) Continuous Delivery
12 52 (14.99%) Load Balancing
13 50 (14.41%) Mentoring
14 46 (13.26%) Continuous Deployment
14 46 (13.26%) Open Source
15 45 (12.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 45 (12.97%) Test Automation
16 44 (12.68%) Event-Driven
17 43 (12.39%) Scrum
18 41 (11.82%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 190 (54.76%) Python
2 121 (34.87%) Java
3 109 (31.41%) SQL
4 82 (23.63%) Go
5 72 (20.75%) JavaScript
6 62 (17.87%) Bash Shell
7 58 (16.71%) C#
8 44 (12.68%) PowerShell
9 34 (9.80%) TypeScript
10 22 (6.34%) Ruby
11 21 (6.05%) ES6
12 20 (5.76%) PHP
13 19 (5.48%) C
14 17 (4.90%) Java 8
15 12 (3.46%) Shell Script
16 11 (3.17%) C++
16 11 (3.17%) Rust
17 10 (2.88%) Kotlin
18 7 (2.02%) Java 11
18 7 (2.02%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (10.37%) Degree
2 17 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.88%) AWS Certification
4 8 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.02%) Master's Degree
5 7 (2.02%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.15%) CCNA
6 4 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) RHCE
7 1 (0.29%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.34%) QA
2 8 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.86%) NIST
4 2 (0.58%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.58%) MiFID
4 2 (0.58%) PSD2
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 184 (53.03%) Docker
2 22 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.46%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.88%) Ceph
6 8 (2.31%) LXC
7 7 (2.02%) KVM
8 5 (1.44%) NFS
9 3 (0.86%) Snort
9 3 (0.86%) Xen
10 2 (0.58%) Squid
10 2 (0.58%) vSphere
11 1 (0.29%) iptables
11 1 (0.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 190 (54.76%) Kubernetes
2 145 (41.79%) Terraform
3 139 (40.06%) Ansible
4 128 (36.89%) Prometheus
5 102 (29.39%) Puppet
6 97 (27.95%) Kibana
7 92 (26.51%) Grafana
8 91 (26.22%) logstash
9 87 (25.07%) Opscode Chef
10 43 (12.39%) Consul
11 34 (9.80%) Automic
12 26 (7.49%) ZABBIX
13 24 (6.92%) HAProxy
14 17 (4.90%) Pingdom
15 16 (4.61%) Packer
16 15 (4.32%) Graphite
17 14 (4.03%) Nagios
18 13 (3.75%) Salt
19 12 (3.46%) Failover Clustering
19 12 (3.46%) MIIS
Vendors
1 93 (26.80%) Splunk
2 37 (10.66%) Google
3 28 (8.07%) New Relic
3 28 (8.07%) Oracle
4 25 (7.20%) Microsoft
4 25 (7.20%) Red Hat
4 25 (7.20%) VMware
5 16 (4.61%) Atlassian
6 15 (4.32%) AppDynamics
6 15 (4.32%) Sun
7 11 (3.17%) ServiceNow
8 8 (2.31%) Cisco
8 8 (2.31%) Dynatrace
8 8 (2.31%) IBM
8 8 (2.31%) LexisNexis
9 7 (2.02%) SAP
9 7 (2.02%) Veracode
10 5 (1.44%) F5
10 5 (1.44%) HP
10 5 (1.44%) PagerDuty