Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 390 415 411
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 +126
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 336 141 406
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.75% 0.49% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 1.16% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 229 99 285
10th Percentile £52,500 £36,250 £52,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £56,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
75th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £101,500 £105,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +21.74% -11.54% +1.56%

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 21,513 12,129 22,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.78% 42.33% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12,640 10,142 18,832
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £107,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -7 36 £75,000 -6.25% 8
South London +16 18 £52,000 - 1
West London -12 14 £65,000 -7.14% 7
East London 0 1 £65,000 -10.34%
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 214 (63.69%) AWS
2 202 (60.12%) DevOps
3 196 (58.33%) Linux
4 186 (55.36%) Python
5 172 (51.19%) Kubernetes
6 166 (49.40%) Docker
7 154 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (43.75%) Terraform
9 132 (39.29%) Jenkins
10 131 (38.99%) Prometheus
11 129 (38.39%) Ansible
12 119 (35.42%) Azure
12 119 (35.42%) Java
13 104 (30.95%) SQL
14 101 (30.06%) Microservices
14 101 (30.06%) Elasticsearch
15 95 (28.27%) Puppet
15 95 (28.27%) Git (software)
16 94 (27.98%) Grafana
17 89 (26.49%) Infrastructure as Code
18 87 (25.89%) Splunk
19 84 (25.00%) Software Engineering
20 79 (23.51%) Kafka
20 79 (23.51%) Kibana
21 78 (23.21%) Configuration Management
21 78 (23.21%) Windows
22 74 (22.02%) GCP
23 72 (21.43%) Go
24 69 (20.54%) Serverless
25 68 (20.24%) logstash

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
1 101 (30.06%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (7.74%) Confluence
3 18 (5.36%) nginx
4 11 (3.27%) OpenStack
5 10 (2.98%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (2.68%) Apache Spark
6 9 (2.68%) IIS
7 6 (1.79%) Traefik
8 3 (0.89%) Apache
8 3 (0.89%) Camunda
8 3 (0.89%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Pulsar
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.30%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 12 (3.57%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.60%) Gephi
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (0.30%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 214 (63.69%) AWS
2 119 (35.42%) Azure
3 74 (22.02%) GCP
4 69 (20.54%) Serverless
5 60 (17.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 59 (17.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 56 (16.67%) Amazon S3
8 52 (15.48%) AWS Lambda
9 46 (13.69%) Amazon EC2
9 46 (13.69%) Amazon ECS
10 23 (6.85%) Amazon Kinesis
10 23 (6.85%) GitHub
11 22 (6.55%) Amazon SQS
12 21 (6.25%) Amazon EKS
12 21 (6.25%) PaaS
13 18 (5.36%) SaaS
14 15 (4.46%) IaaS
15 14 (4.17%) OpenShift
16 12 (3.57%) MinIO
17 11 (3.27%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.71%) Firewall
2 31 (9.23%) HTTP
3 24 (7.14%) DNS
4 17 (5.06%) SSL
5 16 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.27%) VPN
6 11 (3.27%) VSAN
6 11 (3.27%) WebEx
7 10 (2.98%) Broadband
8 7 (2.08%) SAN
8 7 (2.08%) SD-WAN
9 5 (1.49%) Internet
10 4 (1.19%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.19%) MQTT
10 4 (1.19%) tcpdump
10 4 (1.19%) VLAN
11 3 (0.89%) Network Security
12 2 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.60%) Multicast
12 2 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (19.94%) NoSQL
2 63 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 44 (13.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 39 (11.61%) Redis
5 37 (11.01%) MySQL
6 36 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (6.55%) Amazon Athena
7 22 (6.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (4.46%) Amazon RDS
8 15 (4.46%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.87%) Tableau
10 11 (3.27%) SQL Server
11 9 (2.68%) Data Mining
11 9 (2.68%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (2.08%) Big Data
12 7 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 132 (39.29%) Jenkins
2 95 (28.27%) Git (software)
3 50 (14.88%) JIRA
4 44 (13.10%) Octopus Deploy
5 42 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 39 (11.61%) GitLab
7 32 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 27 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (7.14%) Bitbucket
10 23 (6.85%) IBM UrbanCode
10 23 (6.85%) Travis CI
11 18 (5.36%) Maven
12 17 (5.06%) Mocha
12 17 (5.06%) Selenium
13 13 (3.87%) Cucumber
13 13 (3.87%) JMeter
14 11 (3.27%) MSBuild
15 8 (2.38%) Gradle
15 8 (2.38%) JUnit
15 8 (2.38%) Mockito
General
1 60 (17.86%) Social Skills
2 57 (16.96%) Finance
3 37 (11.01%) Banking
4 28 (8.33%) Retail
5 18 (5.36%) Advertising
6 17 (5.06%) Wearables
7 12 (3.57%) Games
8 10 (2.98%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.38%) Publishing
10 7 (2.08%) Automotive
10 7 (2.08%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (1.79%) Documentation Skills
11 6 (1.79%) Law
11 6 (1.79%) Public Sector
12 5 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (1.49%) Back Office
12 5 (1.49%) Billing
12 5 (1.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.60%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 95 (28.27%) Developer
2 82 (24.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 22 (6.55%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 20 (5.95%) Cloud Engineer
6 19 (5.65%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 18 (5.36%) Azure Engineer
7 18 (5.36%) Backend Developer
8 17 (5.06%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.06%) Python Developer
8 17 (5.06%) Site Engineer
9 16 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (4.46%) Senior Developer
11 14 (4.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 14 (4.17%) Software Engineer
12 13 (3.87%) Administrator
12 13 (3.87%) Senior DevOps
12 13 (3.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
13 12 (3.57%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (23.51%) Kafka
2 56 (16.67%) Node.js
3 53 (15.77%) React
4 50 (14.88%) RabbitMQ
5 37 (11.01%) REST
6 33 (9.82%) Web Services
7 30 (8.93%) AngularJS
8 22 (6.55%) RESTful
9 21 (6.25%) .NET
10 18 (5.36%) Express
10 18 (5.36%) Spring
11 17 (5.06%) Chai
12 16 (4.76%) Spring Boot
13 12 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
14 11 (3.27%) JPA
14 11 (3.27%) LEMP Stack
14 11 (3.27%) Redux
14 11 (3.27%) Vue.js
15 10 (2.98%) XML
16 9 (2.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.23%) Cloud Native
2 18 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.87%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.57%) Clustering
5 11 (3.27%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.98%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.98%) PlayStation
6 10 (2.98%) Social Media
7 9 (2.68%) Tandem
8 8 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.38%) SWIFT
9 7 (2.08%) FMCG
9 7 (2.08%) iPhone
9 7 (2.08%) Legacy Systems
10 6 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.79%) PKI
11 5 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 196 (58.33%) Linux
2 78 (23.21%) Windows
3 29 (8.63%) Unix
4 25 (7.44%) CentOS
5 23 (6.85%) Mesosphere
5 23 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.49%) VMS
8 4 (1.19%) Android
8 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.30%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Debian
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (60.12%) DevOps
2 154 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (30.06%) Microservices
4 89 (26.49%) Infrastructure as Code
5 84 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 78 (23.21%) Configuration Management
7 63 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (17.56%) Analytics
8 59 (17.56%) BDD
9 55 (16.37%) TDD
9 55 (16.37%) Test Automation
10 52 (15.48%) Open Source
10 52 (15.48%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 47 (13.99%) Load Balancing
11 47 (13.99%) Mentoring
12 46 (13.69%) Continuous Delivery
13 43 (12.80%) SDLC
14 36 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
15 35 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (10.42%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 186 (55.36%) Python
2 119 (35.42%) Java
3 104 (30.95%) SQL
4 72 (21.43%) Go
5 65 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 53 (15.77%) Bash Shell
7 46 (13.69%) C#
8 36 (10.71%) PowerShell
9 30 (8.93%) Ruby
10 29 (8.63%) TypeScript
11 19 (5.65%) ES6
12 17 (5.06%) C
12 17 (5.06%) PHP
13 15 (4.46%) Java 8
14 12 (3.57%) Rust
15 11 (3.27%) Kotlin
16 10 (2.98%) Shell Script
17 7 (2.08%) C++
17 7 (2.08%) R
18 5 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (9.52%) Degree
2 18 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.38%) AWS Certification
6 7 (2.08%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.89%) CCNA
7 3 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.89%) RHCE
7 3 (0.89%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.60%) CEH
8 2 (0.60%) CISSP
8 2 (0.60%) GIAC
8 2 (0.60%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (0.60%) MCSE
8 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.60%) SANS
8 2 (0.60%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.85%) QA
2 9 (2.68%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.89%) NIST
4 2 (0.60%) MiFID
5 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 166 (49.40%) Docker
2 18 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 15 (4.46%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (3.57%) LXC
5 12 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (3.27%) Ceph
7 10 (2.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (2.08%) KVM
9 5 (1.49%) NFS
10 4 (1.19%) Snort
11 2 (0.60%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.60%) Squid
11 2 (0.60%) Xen
12 1 (0.30%) iptables
12 1 (0.30%) Varnish
12 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 172 (51.19%) Kubernetes
2 147 (43.75%) Terraform
3 131 (38.99%) Prometheus
4 129 (38.39%) Ansible
5 95 (28.27%) Puppet
6 94 (27.98%) Grafana
7 79 (23.51%) Kibana
8 68 (20.24%) logstash
9 67 (19.94%) Opscode Chef
10 36 (10.71%) Consul
11 26 (7.74%) Packer
12 23 (6.85%) Automic
13 19 (5.65%) Graphite
13 19 (5.65%) ZABBIX
14 17 (5.06%) Nagios
15 12 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
15 12 (3.57%) HAProxy
15 12 (3.57%) Kustomize
16 11 (3.27%) Failover Clustering
17 10 (2.98%) Salt
Vendors
1 87 (25.89%) Splunk
2 30 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.85%) AppDynamics
3 23 (6.85%) Red Hat
3 23 (6.85%) VMware
4 21 (6.25%) Google
4 21 (6.25%) Oracle
5 18 (5.36%) Atlassian
6 14 (4.17%) ServiceNow
7 13 (3.87%) New Relic
8 10 (2.98%) PagerDuty
9 8 (2.38%) Dynatrace
9 8 (2.38%) HP
9 8 (2.38%) IBM
10 7 (2.08%) SAP
11 6 (1.79%) LexisNexis
12 5 (1.49%) Cisco
12 5 (1.49%) Confluent
12 5 (1.49%) Percona
12 5 (1.49%) Veracode