Period
to 23 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 311 172 295
Rank change year-on-year -139 +123 +53
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 25 34 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.24% 0.84% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 2.17% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 26
10th Percentile £28,750 £44,625 £30,625
25th Percentile £39,375 £52,500 £37,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +31.58% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,625 £74,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,875 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -7.69%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,415 1,570 3,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.17% 38.72% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,545 1,302 3,183
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £54,299
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
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 the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in the Midlands

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in the Midlands

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elastic Stack in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in the Midlands

Elastic Stack
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Midlands -112 17 £55,000 -21.43% 9
East Midlands -78 8 £56,250 +46.10% 2
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 20 (80.00%) Linux
1 20 (80.00%) Docker
1 20 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 17 (68.00%) AWS
3 14 (56.00%) Azure
4 13 (52.00%) DevOps
4 13 (52.00%) Terraform
5 11 (44.00%) Ansible
5 11 (44.00%) Python
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) Microservices
7 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (32.00%) Grafana
9 7 (28.00%) Prometheus
9 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (28.00%) Network Security
9 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 6 (24.00%) XML
10 6 (24.00%) C++
10 6 (24.00%) Unix
10 6 (24.00%) SOA
10 6 (24.00%) SMTP
10 6 (24.00%) HTTP

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (24.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (68.00%) AWS
2 14 (56.00%) Azure
3 8 (32.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (16.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (16.00%) IaaS
4 4 (16.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (12.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (12.00%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (12.00%) SaaS
6 2 (8.00%) GCP
7 1 (4.00%) GitHub
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (4.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Network Security
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) HTTP
2 6 (24.00%) Internet
2 6 (24.00%) SMTP
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Redis
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) GitLab
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) CloudOps Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Remote Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Site Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Site Reliability Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) JSON
2 6 (24.00%) Kafka
2 6 (24.00%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (24.00%) REST
2 6 (24.00%) RESTful
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) ARM Templates
4 3 (12.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) LESS
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) React
5 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
1 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (16.00%) CentOS
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Microservices
4 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (24.00%) SDLC
6 6 (24.00%) SOA
6 6 (24.00%) Validation
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
9 3 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (12.00%) High Availability
9 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Go
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 13 (52.00%) Terraform
3 11 (44.00%) Ansible
4 8 (32.00%) Grafana
5 7 (28.00%) Prometheus
6 5 (20.00%) Consul
6 5 (20.00%) Graphite
6 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (20.00%) Packer
6 5 (20.00%) Puppet
7 4 (16.00%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (16.00%) Opsview
8 1 (4.00%) Rancher
8 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) New Relic
2 6 (24.00%) Rackspace
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) Carbon Black
5 1 (4.00%) CrowdStrike
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) Moogsoft
5 1 (4.00%) PagerDuty
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Tanium