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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 379 362 304
Rank change year-on-year -17 -58 +134
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 123 81 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 1.17% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 15
10th Percentile £55,000 £38,813 £44,250
25th Percentile £62,250 £44,375 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +47.83% +4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £87,500 £66,563 £60,750
90th Percentile - £69,250 £68,500
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% +27.27% -15.38%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 7,263 6,921 4,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.57% 41.73% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4,179 5,097 3,942
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £39,883
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in the South East

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in the South East

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elastic Stack in the South East over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in the South East

Elastic Stack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +8 47 £80,000 +50.59% 1
Thames Valley -18 34 £52,500 -8.70%
Surrey -15 31 - -
Buckinghamshire -22 23 - -
Berkshire +3 11 £52,500 -19.23%
East Sussex - 8 £85,000 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 90 (73.17%) Linux
2 88 (71.54%) DevOps
3 80 (65.04%) AWS
4 69 (56.10%) Agile
5 68 (55.28%) Python
6 67 (54.47%) Docker
7 61 (49.59%) Ansible
7 61 (49.59%) CI/CD
8 58 (47.15%) Jenkins
9 53 (43.09%) Kubernetes
10 49 (39.84%) Git (software)
10 49 (39.84%) Windows
11 47 (38.21%) Grafana
12 45 (36.59%) Serverless
13 44 (35.77%) Bash
14 43 (34.96%) Elasticsearch
14 43 (34.96%) Analytical Skills
15 41 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (32.52%) AWS CloudFormation
16 40 (32.52%) Infrastructure as Code
17 39 (31.71%) Terraform
17 39 (31.71%) Azure
18 38 (30.89%) Analytics
19 37 (30.08%) VMware
20 35 (28.46%) Load Balancing
20 35 (28.46%) Kibana
21 34 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
21 34 (27.64%) Business Continuity
21 34 (27.64%) Linux Command Line
21 34 (27.64%) Problem-Solving

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 21 (17.07%) OpenStack
2 13 (10.57%) IIS
2 13 (10.57%) JBoss
2 13 (10.57%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.13%) Apache
4 9 (7.32%) CMS
5 6 (4.88%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Campfire
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 80 (65.04%) AWS
2 45 (36.59%) Serverless
3 40 (32.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 39 (31.71%) Azure
5 27 (21.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 20 (16.26%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (13.01%) GCP
8 13 (10.57%) AWS CodePipeline
8 13 (10.57%) Azure DevOps
8 13 (10.57%) Azure Stack
8 13 (10.57%) Cloud Functions
8 13 (10.57%) GitHub
8 13 (10.57%) OpenShift
9 12 (9.76%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (8.94%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (7.32%) npm
12 3 (2.44%) Amazon S3
12 3 (2.44%) IaaS
12 3 (2.44%) PaaS
12 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.26%) Broadband
2 15 (12.20%) Firewall
3 13 (10.57%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) HTTP
4 2 (1.63%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) NAS
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.96%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (26.83%) MySQL
3 21 (17.07%) InfluxDB
4 19 (15.45%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.76%) Redis
6 9 (7.32%) Big Data
7 8 (6.50%) Couchbase
7 8 (6.50%) Data Lake
8 7 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.25%) MariaDB
10 3 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.44%) DynamoDB
11 1 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.81%) Flink
11 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.81%) Power BI
11 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (47.15%) Jenkins
2 49 (39.84%) Git (software)
3 18 (14.63%) GitLab
4 13 (10.57%) Subversion
5 9 (7.32%) ESLint
6 6 (4.88%) JIRA
7 3 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.81%) GoCD
8 1 (0.81%) NUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (34.96%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (26.83%) Finance
3 22 (17.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 22 (17.89%) Social Skills
4 21 (17.07%) Law
4 21 (17.07%) Telecoms
5 13 (10.57%) Manufacturing
6 11 (8.94%) Aviation
7 3 (2.44%) Retail
8 1 (0.81%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 44 (35.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (21.95%) Senior DevOps
2 27 (21.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 18 (14.63%) Developer
3 18 (14.63%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Analyst
5 13 (10.57%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (9.76%) Software Engineer
7 11 (8.94%) SIEM Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Systems Integrator
9 8 (6.50%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Data Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Senior Data Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 3 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (1.63%) Consultant
12 2 (1.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.95%) .NET
2 25 (20.33%) REST
3 20 (16.26%) Kafka
4 18 (14.63%) AngularJS
4 18 (14.63%) HTML
4 18 (14.63%) Sass
5 14 (11.38%) ARM Templates
6 10 (8.13%) CSS
7 9 (7.32%) Apache NiFi
7 9 (7.32%) Node.js
7 9 (7.32%) OAuth
7 9 (7.32%) React
7 9 (7.32%) RESTful
8 8 (6.50%) .NET Core
8 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
8 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.50%) OAuth2
8 8 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (6.50%) Redux
9 4 (3.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.64%) Linux Command Line
2 28 (22.76%) Cyberattack
3 21 (17.07%) Replication
3 21 (17.07%) Smartphone
3 21 (17.07%) Social Media
4 19 (15.45%) User Experience
5 14 (11.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (10.57%) Cloud Native
6 13 (10.57%) Clustering
6 13 (10.57%) Cyber Defence
6 13 (10.57%) Life Science
7 12 (9.76%) Management Information System
7 12 (9.76%) Private Cloud
8 10 (8.13%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (6.50%) Algorithms
9 8 (6.50%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (6.50%) Hackathon
10 3 (2.44%) PKI
11 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.81%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 90 (73.17%) Linux
2 49 (39.84%) Windows
3 22 (17.89%) Windows Server
4 15 (12.20%) CentOS
5 14 (11.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.38%) Unix
6 4 (3.25%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (71.54%) DevOps
2 69 (56.10%) Agile
3 61 (49.59%) CI/CD
4 41 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (32.52%) Infrastructure as Code
6 38 (30.89%) Analytics
7 35 (28.46%) Load Balancing
8 34 (27.64%) Business Continuity
8 34 (27.64%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (24.39%) Microservices
9 30 (24.39%) Scrum
10 26 (21.14%) Configuration Management
10 26 (21.14%) Test Automation
11 24 (19.51%) Release Management
11 24 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (17.89%) Artificial Intelligence
12 22 (17.89%) Full Stack Development
13 21 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (17.07%) Data Science
13 21 (17.07%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 68 (55.28%) Python
2 44 (35.77%) Bash
3 27 (21.95%) C#
4 23 (18.70%) Go
5 14 (11.38%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.94%) Ruby
7 10 (8.13%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.13%) Perl
8 9 (7.32%) TypeScript
9 8 (6.50%) C++
10 6 (4.88%) Java
11 5 (4.07%) SQL
12 3 (2.44%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.81%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.81%) PHP
13 1 (0.81%) Scala
13 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.81%) VB
13 1 (0.81%) VBA
13 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.82%) Degree
2 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.76%) CCA
4 9 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) QA
2 18 (14.63%) WCAG
3 13 (10.57%) PCI DSS
3 13 (10.57%) SOC 1
3 13 (10.57%) SOC 2
4 10 (8.13%) GDPR
5 8 (6.50%) Accessibility
System Software
1 67 (54.47%) Docker
2 34 (27.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.57%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
5 9 (7.32%) KVM
5 9 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (7.32%) Xen
6 3 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (49.59%) Ansible
2 53 (43.09%) Kubernetes
3 47 (38.21%) Grafana
4 39 (31.71%) Terraform
5 35 (28.46%) Kibana
6 31 (25.20%) Puppet
7 30 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (23.58%) logstash
9 13 (10.57%) PowerCLI
9 13 (10.57%) Prometheus
10 8 (6.50%) Opsview
11 5 (4.07%) Rancher
12 2 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.81%) Galera Cluster
13 1 (0.81%) Opsgenie
13 1 (0.81%) Packer
13 1 (0.81%) Sysdig
13 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (30.08%) VMware
2 21 (17.07%) Perforce
3 14 (11.38%) Splunk
4 13 (10.57%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.32%) New Relic
6 8 (6.50%) BT
7 7 (5.69%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.44%) Datto
8 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.81%) Brocade
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco
9 1 (0.81%) Citrix
9 1 (0.81%) EMC
9 1 (0.81%) Google
9 1 (0.81%) Isilon
9 1 (0.81%) Juniper
9 1 (0.81%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.81%) NetApp
9 1 (0.81%) PayPal
9 1 (0.81%) Percona