Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 422 526 515
Rank change year-on-year +104 -11 +268
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 364 305 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 1.10% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 253 245 243
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £87,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 23,316 27,747 27,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.71% 40.03% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19,384 22,865 23,645
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £53,400 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +5.26% -

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in London

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in London

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 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
Central London +80 84 £75,000 +7.14%
South London +16 9 £60,000 -
West London +23 1 £57,500 -17.86%
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 London region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 321 (88.19%) DevOps
2 280 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
3 259 (71.15%) Python
4 254 (69.78%) Linux
5 252 (69.23%) Docker
6 237 (65.11%) Ansible
7 175 (48.08%) Jenkins
7 175 (48.08%) Puppet
8 165 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
9 143 (39.29%) Git (software)
10 142 (39.01%) Opscode Chef
11 141 (38.74%) Terraform
11 141 (38.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 135 (37.09%) Kubernetes
13 130 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
14 125 (34.34%) Splunk
15 123 (33.79%) Windows
16 122 (33.52%) Java
17 116 (31.87%) Bash Shell
18 114 (31.32%) Configuration Management
19 109 (29.95%) Finance
20 99 (27.20%) Consul
20 99 (27.20%) Infrastructure as Code
21 84 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
22 83 (22.80%) Elasticsearch
23 81 (22.25%) Apache
24 80 (21.98%) Prometheus
25 76 (20.88%) Kafka
26 74 (20.33%) PowerShell
26 74 (20.33%) Ruby

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 83 (22.80%) Elasticsearch
2 81 (22.25%) Apache
3 59 (16.21%) Apache Spark
4 35 (9.62%) Tomcat
5 24 (6.59%) nginx
6 13 (3.57%) Confluence
7 8 (2.20%) IIS
8 4 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.10%) Mule
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.55%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.27%) Apache TomEE
10 1 (0.27%) CMS
10 1 (0.27%) Drupal
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.27%) SmartSockets
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Chatbot
1 2 (0.55%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 280 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (38.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 64 (17.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 61 (16.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 58 (15.93%) AWS Lambda
6 58 (15.93%) Serverless
7 57 (15.66%) Amazon S3
8 47 (12.91%) PaaS
9 37 (10.16%) Amazon Kinesis
10 26 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 22 (6.04%) Amazon EC2
12 21 (5.77%) GitHub
13 19 (5.22%) Datadog
14 17 (4.67%) Amazon SQS
14 17 (4.67%) Route 53
15 14 (3.85%) SaaS
15 14 (3.85%) Slack
16 13 (3.57%) IaaS
17 12 (3.30%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.79%) Firewall
2 15 (4.12%) VPN
3 12 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (2.20%) NetScaler
5 6 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.37%) SMTP
7 4 (1.10%) DNS
8 3 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.82%) HTTP
8 3 (0.82%) VoIP
8 3 (0.82%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.55%) Internet
9 2 (0.55%) SNMP
10 1 (0.27%) AMQP
10 1 (0.27%) NAS
10 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (18.96%) Big Data
2 47 (12.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 39 (10.71%) MySQL
4 34 (9.34%) Amazon Athena
5 27 (7.42%) NoSQL
6 25 (6.87%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (4.95%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (4.12%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.02%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (2.47%) Redis
11 9 (2.47%) SQL Server
12 7 (1.92%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.92%) InfluxDB
13 6 (1.65%) Cosmos DB
13 6 (1.65%) DataStax
14 5 (1.37%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.10%) Impala
15 4 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 175 (48.08%) Jenkins
2 143 (39.29%) Git (software)
3 71 (19.51%) Octopus Deploy
4 59 (16.21%) TeamCity
5 58 (15.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 53 (14.56%) IBM UrbanCode
7 52 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 47 (12.91%) JIRA
9 35 (9.62%) Subversion
10 34 (9.34%) GitLab
11 32 (8.79%) Travis CI
12 30 (8.24%) git-flow
12 30 (8.24%) RSpec
13 26 (7.14%) GoCD
14 17 (4.67%) Sonatype Nexus
15 15 (4.12%) Artifactory
15 15 (4.12%) Bitbucket
16 12 (3.30%) Gradle
16 12 (3.30%) SonarQube
16 12 (3.30%) Vagrant
General
1 109 (29.95%) Finance
2 22 (6.04%) Banking
3 17 (4.67%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.37%) Games
5 5 (1.37%) Marketing
6 3 (0.82%) International Banking
6 3 (0.82%) Retail
7 2 (0.55%) Automotive
7 2 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 173 (47.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 99 (27.20%) Senior DevOps
3 73 (20.05%) Consultant
4 71 (19.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 57 (15.66%) DevOps Consultant
6 44 (12.09%) AWS Engineer
7 43 (11.81%) AWS DevOps
8 38 (10.44%) Developer
9 37 (10.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 28 (7.69%) Data Engineer
10 28 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
10 28 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Consultant
11 26 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
12 24 (6.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 24 (6.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 19 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
14 18 (4.95%) Administrator
15 17 (4.67%) Java Developer
16 14 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
16 14 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.88%) Kafka
2 58 (15.93%) Node.js
3 36 (9.89%) Web Services
4 28 (7.69%) .NET
4 28 (7.69%) CSS
4 28 (7.69%) HTML
5 15 (4.12%) .NET Core
6 12 (3.30%) LEMP Stack
6 12 (3.30%) NumPy
7 11 (3.02%) LDAP
8 10 (2.75%) LAMP
8 10 (2.75%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (2.20%) Sensu
11 5 (1.37%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.37%) Apache NiFi
11 5 (1.37%) RESTful
12 4 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (1.10%) REST
12 4 (1.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.62%) Public Cloud
2 34 (9.34%) Data Centre
3 27 (7.42%) PlayStation
4 23 (6.32%) Fintech
4 23 (6.32%) Virtual Team
5 22 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.95%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.37%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.37%) NHS
9 4 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.82%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.82%) User Experience
11 2 (0.55%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.55%) Replication
11 2 (0.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 254 (69.78%) Linux
2 123 (33.79%) Windows
3 55 (15.11%) Unix
4 27 (7.42%) Mesosphere
5 25 (6.87%) Ubuntu
6 22 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (4.95%) Windows Server
8 16 (4.40%) CentOS
9 9 (2.47%) Debian
9 9 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.20%) VyOS
11 5 (1.37%) DC/OS
11 5 (1.37%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.10%) VMS
12 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.82%) Android
13 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.55%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (88.19%) DevOps
2 165 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 114 (31.32%) Configuration Management
5 99 (27.20%) Infrastructure as Code
6 70 (19.23%) Microservices
7 66 (18.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 66 (18.13%) Open Source
8 43 (11.81%) Project Management
9 42 (11.54%) Analytics
9 42 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 41 (11.26%) BDD
11 39 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
12 37 (10.16%) Infrastructure Automation
13 35 (9.62%) Data Science
13 35 (9.62%) Software Engineering
14 33 (9.07%) Mentoring
14 33 (9.07%) Release Management
15 29 (7.97%) Presales
15 29 (7.97%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 259 (71.15%) Python
2 122 (33.52%) Java
3 116 (31.87%) Bash Shell
4 74 (20.33%) PowerShell
4 74 (20.33%) Ruby
5 46 (12.64%) Perl
6 42 (11.54%) SQL
7 39 (10.71%) C++
8 36 (9.89%) JavaScript
9 34 (9.34%) Go
10 25 (6.87%) C#
11 23 (6.32%) Scala
12 13 (3.57%) PHP
13 12 (3.30%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.92%) R
15 6 (1.65%) Java 8
15 6 (1.65%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.82%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (0.82%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 37 (10.16%) Degree
2 7 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.65%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.10%) RHCE
5 4 (1.10%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.27%) CISSP
6 1 (0.27%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.27%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.07%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) MiFID
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) PSD2
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 252 (69.23%) Docker
2 36 (9.89%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (4.12%) Apache Flume
5 12 (3.30%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.37%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.82%) HDFS
7 3 (0.82%) Snort
7 3 (0.82%) Varnish
8 2 (0.55%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.55%) XenApp
9 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 237 (65.11%) Ansible
2 175 (48.08%) Puppet
3 142 (39.01%) Opscode Chef
4 141 (38.74%) Terraform
5 135 (37.09%) Kubernetes
6 99 (27.20%) Consul
7 80 (21.98%) Prometheus
8 73 (20.05%) Packer
9 71 (19.51%) Kibana
10 60 (16.48%) logstash
11 57 (15.66%) Grafana
12 41 (11.26%) Salt
13 35 (9.62%) Nagios
14 34 (9.34%) Icinga
15 27 (7.42%) Automic
16 26 (7.14%) Rundeck
17 21 (5.77%) Mesos
18 14 (3.85%) Graphite
19 13 (3.57%) HAProxy
20 12 (3.30%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 125 (34.34%) Splunk
2 26 (7.14%) Delphix
2 26 (7.14%) RedGate
2 26 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 20 (5.49%) New Relic
4 18 (4.95%) VMware
5 17 (4.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.57%) AppDynamics
6 13 (3.57%) Google
7 12 (3.30%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.47%) Oracle
9 8 (2.20%) Hortonworks
10 5 (1.37%) Adyen
10 5 (1.37%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.37%) Cisco
10 5 (1.37%) PagerDuty
10 5 (1.37%) Recurly
10 5 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.10%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.10%) TOWER Software