Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 370 394 508
Rank change year-on-year +24 +114 +5
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 31 119 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.46% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 1.15% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 120 56
Median annual salary £53,750 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,575 £80,000 £76,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £64,250
% change year-on-year +3.85% +1.17% +7.08%

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 6,587 10,385 13,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.79% 39.92% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,628 8,842 11,813
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%

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 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley +56 18 £56,250 -13.46% 4
Hampshire -2 11 - -
Berkshire +39 10 £57,500 -11.54% 3
Buckinghamshire +38 7 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Surrey +57 2 £38,750 -40.38%
Oxfordshire +21 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 15 (48.39%) Linux
1 15 (48.39%) Elasticsearch
1 15 (48.39%) DevOps
1 15 (48.39%) Kibana
2 12 (38.71%) Docker
3 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
4 10 (32.26%) Terraform
4 10 (32.26%) Ansible
4 10 (32.26%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) Python
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) Big Data
6 8 (25.81%) logstash
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 7 (22.58%) C#
7 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
7 7 (22.58%) Azure
7 7 (22.58%) Puppet
7 7 (22.58%) Machine Learning
7 7 (22.58%) Data Ingestion
8 6 (19.35%) Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (19.35%) Redis
8 6 (19.35%) AWS
8 6 (19.35%) Open Source
8 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
8 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
8 6 (19.35%) PHP

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 15 (48.39%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Azure
2 6 (19.35%) AWS
3 5 (16.13%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (16.13%) GitHub
4 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (12.90%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (12.90%) Serverless
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.23%) GCP
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) 5G
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Big Data
2 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
3 6 (19.35%) Redis
4 5 (16.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 5 (16.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (16.13%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (16.13%) Data Lake
4 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (16.13%) Geospatial Data
4 5 (16.13%) MySQL
5 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (6.45%) Sqoop
7 1 (3.23%) HBase
7 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.23%) GitLab
3 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.23%) Postman
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Head of Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Data Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Kafka
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) Apache NiFi
3 2 (6.45%) Laravel
3 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.23%) Ajax
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.23%) Memcached
4 1 (3.23%) React
4 1 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) Swagger
4 1 (3.23%) Symfony
4 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) CoreOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) DevOps
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Data Ingestion
3 7 (22.58%) Machine Learning
4 6 (19.35%) Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) Open Source
5 5 (16.13%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) Data Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Image Processing
6 4 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (12.90%) High-Frequency Trading
6 4 (12.90%) Quantitative Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
1 10 (32.26%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 5 (16.13%) C++
5 5 (16.13%) Go
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) Java 8
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) R
6 2 (6.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) PHP 7
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) HDFS
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Kibana
2 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
3 10 (32.26%) Ansible
3 10 (32.26%) Terraform
4 8 (25.81%) logstash
5 7 (22.58%) Puppet
6 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (9.68%) Grafana
7 3 (9.68%) SCCM
7 3 (9.68%) SCOM
7 3 (9.68%) ZABBIX
8 2 (6.45%) SCOrch
9 1 (3.23%) Prometheus
9 1 (3.23%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Databricks
3 4 (12.90%) Hortonworks
3 4 (12.90%) Splunk
4 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Huawei
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.23%) Vertica
6 1 (3.23%) Zend