Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 427 468 484
Rank change year-on-year +41 +16 +110
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 93 75 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 72 57 75
South East median annual salary £65,000 £63,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +0.80% +13.64%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £36,300
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £84,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

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 10,250 12,899 12,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.35% 43.61% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8,816 11,187 10,494
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in the South East over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 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
Hampshire +26 40 £53,750 -10.42% 1
Thames Valley +13 35 £65,000 - 5
Berkshire +14 26 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Surrey +28 12 £66,250 +10.42% 3
Oxfordshire +20 6 £57,500 -17.86% 1
West Sussex -9 6 - -
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 66 (70.97%) Linux
2 55 (59.14%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (51.61%) Ansible
3 48 (51.61%) Python
4 47 (50.54%) Jenkins
5 42 (45.16%) Docker
5 42 (45.16%) DevOps
5 42 (45.16%) Puppet
6 40 (43.01%) Terraform
7 39 (41.94%) Kubernetes
7 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (39.78%) Kibana
8 37 (39.78%) Elasticsearch
9 33 (35.48%) Java
10 32 (34.41%) Windows
11 30 (32.26%) logstash
12 29 (31.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (23.66%) Open Source
13 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
14 21 (22.58%) Microservices
14 21 (22.58%) Finance
15 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
15 20 (21.51%) .NET
16 19 (20.43%) NoSQL
16 19 (20.43%) Fintech
17 18 (19.35%) GitHub
17 18 (19.35%) RESTful
17 18 (19.35%) AngularJS
17 18 (19.35%) Go
17 18 (19.35%) Opscode Chef

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 37 (39.78%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (11.83%) Confluence
3 8 (8.60%) nginx
4 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.30%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.30%) IIS
6 3 (3.23%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.08%) Apache
8 1 (1.08%) JBoss
8 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.08%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 55 (59.14%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (31.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (19.35%) GitHub
4 16 (17.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (15.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (13.98%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (13.98%) Serverless
7 12 (12.90%) SaaS
8 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (4.30%) Route 53
10 3 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (3.23%) Datadog
10 3 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
11 2 (2.15%) NuGet
12 1 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) DHCP
1 7 (7.53%) DNS
1 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.45%) SMTP
2 6 (6.45%) SSL
3 4 (4.30%) Internet
4 2 (2.15%) DSL
5 1 (1.08%) Network Security
5 1 (1.08%) SNMP
5 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) NoSQL
2 17 (18.28%) MongoDB
3 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.83%) MySQL
5 10 (10.75%) Blockchain
6 9 (9.68%) Big Data
6 9 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
9 4 (4.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.08%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.08%) DataStage
10 1 (1.08%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (50.54%) Jenkins
2 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
3 17 (18.28%) GitLab
4 15 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (11.83%) JIRA
6 5 (5.38%) Chocolatey
6 5 (5.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.23%) Travis CI
7 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.15%) Subversion
9 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.08%) Hudson
9 1 (1.08%) Selenium
9 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.23%) Automotive
4 2 (2.15%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (21.51%) Developer
3 14 (15.05%) Lead DevOps
3 14 (15.05%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
5 8 (8.60%) Angular Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (8.60%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.53%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (5.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (4.30%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) .NET
2 18 (19.35%) AngularJS
2 18 (19.35%) RESTful
3 17 (18.28%) Spring
4 16 (17.20%) .NET Core
5 15 (16.13%) Vue.js
6 13 (13.98%) Node.js
7 11 (11.83%) CSS
7 11 (11.83%) HTML
7 11 (11.83%) Spring Boot
8 8 (8.60%) CSS3
8 8 (8.60%) HTML5
9 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.38%) Django
9 5 (5.38%) Kafka
10 4 (4.30%) Java EE
10 4 (4.30%) Web Services
11 3 (3.23%) jQuery
11 3 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) CMDB
6 1 (1.08%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 66 (70.97%) Linux
2 32 (34.41%) Windows
3 14 (15.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server
5 8 (8.60%) CentOS
6 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.38%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.23%) DC/OS
9 1 (1.08%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.08%) Debian
9 1 (1.08%) Solaris
9 1 (1.08%) Unix
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.16%) DevOps
2 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.66%) Open Source
4 21 (22.58%) Microservices
5 19 (20.43%) Fintech
6 18 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (15.05%) Load Balancing
8 13 (13.98%) Infrastructure as Code
9 12 (12.90%) OO
9 12 (12.90%) SOLID
10 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
11 10 (10.75%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
13 8 (8.60%) Deployment Automation
13 8 (8.60%) Front End Development
14 7 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
14 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
15 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.61%) Python
2 33 (35.48%) Java
3 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.35%) Go
5 16 (17.20%) Ruby
6 14 (15.05%) SQL
7 11 (11.83%) Bash Shell
7 11 (11.83%) C#
8 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.45%) Perl
10 5 (5.38%) C++
10 5 (5.38%) PHP
10 5 (5.38%) TypeScript
11 4 (4.30%) Scala
12 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.15%) C
13 2 (2.15%) Groovy
13 2 (2.15%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) RHCE
4 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.23%) RHCSA
4 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) MCSE
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) PSD2
System Software
1 42 (45.16%) Docker
2 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.45%) NFS
4 5 (5.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (4.30%) etcd
5 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.23%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.08%) KVM
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 48 (51.61%) Ansible
2 42 (45.16%) Puppet
3 40 (43.01%) Terraform
4 39 (41.94%) Kubernetes
5 37 (39.78%) Kibana
6 30 (32.26%) logstash
7 18 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (18.28%) Grafana
9 11 (11.83%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (10.75%) Packer
10 10 (10.75%) Prometheus
11 9 (9.68%) Consul
12 7 (7.53%) HAProxy
12 7 (7.53%) Nagios
13 4 (4.30%) Icinga
14 3 (3.23%) Opsview
14 3 (3.23%) WMI
14 3 (3.23%) ZABBIX
15 2 (2.15%) yum
16 1 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.60%) VMware
3 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) Splunk
4 6 (6.45%) Google
5 5 (5.38%) IBM
5 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.23%) CommVault
6 3 (3.23%) F5
6 3 (3.23%) Hortonworks
6 3 (3.23%) New Relic
7 2 (2.15%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.08%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.08%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.08%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.08%) SnapLogic
8 1 (1.08%) Spotify
8 1 (1.08%) Talend
8 1 (1.08%) Virgin Media