Period
to 24 September 2021

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 24 September 2021 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
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 346 268 447
Rank change year-on-year -78 +179 +9
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 96 18 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.55% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 0.50% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 55
10th Percentile £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £45,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% -26.92% +3.59%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £53,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +30.23% -17.31% +4.00%

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 7,256 3,610 9,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.26% 44.43% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,297 3,161 8,648
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £29,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +7.73% +5.31%

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 24 September 2021.

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 24 September 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
Hampshire -52 55 £64,375 - 1
Thames Valley -91 21 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Buckinghamshire -51 9 £75,000 +66.67% 2
West Sussex - 8 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -23 7 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Surrey -64 6 £65,000 -7.14%
Berkshire -69 5 £70,000 +55.56% 2
East Sussex - 4 - -
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 80 (83.33%) Python
2 69 (71.88%) AWS
3 60 (62.50%) Java
4 58 (60.42%) Ansible
5 57 (59.38%) DevOps
6 54 (56.25%) Kubernetes
7 51 (53.13%) Elasticsearch
7 51 (53.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 50 (52.08%) SLA
9 49 (51.04%) Finance
9 49 (51.04%) Degree
9 49 (51.04%) Opscode Chef
9 49 (51.04%) Kibana
9 49 (51.04%) Bash Shell
10 47 (48.96%) Computer Science
10 47 (48.96%) Problem Management
10 47 (48.96%) Banking
10 47 (48.96%) Law
10 47 (48.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 47 (48.96%) Service-Level Objective
10 47 (48.96%) Digital Banking
11 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (45.83%) Go
12 42 (43.75%) AngularJS
12 42 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
13 41 (42.71%) Linux
13 41 (42.71%) Jenkins
14 40 (41.67%) Kafka
14 40 (41.67%) Grafana
15 39 (40.63%) Git (software)

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 51 (53.13%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (35.42%) Cloud Foundry
2 34 (35.42%) GemFire
3 7 (7.29%) CMS
3 7 (7.29%) Jupyter
4 5 (5.21%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Campfire
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 69 (71.88%) AWS
2 38 (39.58%) GitHub
3 36 (37.50%) PaaS
4 10 (10.42%) Azure
5 8 (8.33%) npm
6 4 (4.17%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.13%) Azure Sentinel
7 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.13%) GCP
8 2 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.08%) Datadog
8 2 (2.08%) IaaS
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.42%) Calico
2 24 (25.00%) HTTP
3 7 (7.29%) Broadband
4 3 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.04%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) SAN
5 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (13.54%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.38%) MySQL
4 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.29%) Big Data
6 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.08%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.08%) Redis
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.04%) HBase
9 1 (1.04%) Impala
9 1 (1.04%) InfluxDB
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (42.71%) Jenkins
2 39 (40.63%) Git (software)
3 35 (36.46%) Gradle
4 34 (35.42%) Cucumber
4 34 (35.42%) gulp
4 34 (35.42%) Protractor
4 34 (35.42%) Selenium
4 34 (35.42%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (11.46%) GitLab
6 7 (7.29%) ESLint
7 4 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.08%) JUnit
8 2 (2.08%) Mockito
9 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.04%) Maven
9 1 (1.04%) Mocha
9 1 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 51 (53.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 49 (51.04%) Finance
3 47 (48.96%) Banking
3 47 (48.96%) Law
4 13 (13.54%) Social Skills
5 4 (4.17%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (23.96%) Developer
3 13 (13.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Analyst
5 11 (11.46%) Principal Cloud Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Principal Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Reliability Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Site Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Information Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) IT Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) CloudOps Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Lead Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Lead CloudOps Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Backend Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (43.75%) AngularJS
2 40 (41.67%) Kafka
3 37 (38.54%) Spring Boot
4 36 (37.50%) Spring
4 36 (37.50%) WireMock
5 35 (36.46%) Node.js
6 34 (35.42%) J2EE
6 34 (35.42%) RabbitMQ
6 34 (35.42%) Spring Integration
7 7 (7.29%) .NET
7 7 (7.29%) CSS
7 7 (7.29%) HTML
7 7 (7.29%) Sass
8 5 (5.21%) React
9 4 (4.17%) Redux
10 3 (3.13%) REST
11 2 (2.08%) COM
11 2 (2.08%) Middleware
11 2 (2.08%) OAuth
11 2 (2.08%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (14.58%) Clustering
4 8 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 7 (7.29%) User Experience
6 4 (4.17%) Life Science
7 2 (2.08%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.08%) Cybercrime
7 2 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.71%) Linux
2 16 (16.67%) Unix
3 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.21%) CentOS
5 3 (3.13%) Windows
6 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (59.38%) DevOps
2 47 (48.96%) Computer Science
2 47 (48.96%) Digital Banking
2 47 (48.96%) Problem Management
2 47 (48.96%) Service-Level Objective
2 47 (48.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (36.46%) TDD
5 34 (35.42%) Dashboard Development
5 34 (35.42%) Process Improvement
5 34 (35.42%) SOLID
5 34 (35.42%) User Stories
6 32 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (28.13%) Deployment Automation
8 23 (23.96%) Servant Leadership
8 23 (23.96%) Software Engineering
9 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (18.75%) High Availability
10 18 (18.75%) Microservices
11 14 (14.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (83.33%) Python
2 60 (62.50%) Java
3 49 (51.04%) Bash Shell
4 44 (45.83%) Go
5 38 (39.58%) Ruby
6 37 (38.54%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.54%) Shell Script
8 11 (11.46%) TypeScript
9 9 (9.38%) C++
9 9 (9.38%) SQL
10 8 (8.33%) C#
11 7 (7.29%) Perl
12 5 (5.21%) Scala
13 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
14 2 (2.08%) Java 8
15 1 (1.04%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 49 (51.04%) Degree
2 34 (35.42%) OCP
2 34 (35.42%) Oracle Certification
3 23 (23.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.17%) AWS Certification
7 3 (3.13%) RHCE
7 3 (3.13%) RHCSA
8 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (52.08%) SLA
2 8 (8.33%) WCAG
3 7 (7.29%) GDPR
3 7 (7.29%) QA
4 1 (1.04%) Accessibility
4 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (38.54%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (16.67%) Docker
3 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) HDFS
4 1 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (60.42%) Ansible
2 54 (56.25%) Kubernetes
3 49 (51.04%) Kibana
3 49 (51.04%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (41.67%) Grafana
5 32 (33.33%) Puppet
6 20 (20.83%) Terraform
7 10 (10.42%) logstash
8 9 (9.38%) Prometheus
9 6 (6.25%) Consul
9 6 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (6.25%) Graphite
9 6 (6.25%) Packer
10 2 (2.08%) Opsview
11 1 (1.04%) Galera Cluster
11 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (37.50%) Oracle
2 23 (23.96%) PayPal
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.08%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.04%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.04%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco
6 1 (1.04%) Clearswift
6 1 (1.04%) F5
6 1 (1.04%) IBM
6 1 (1.04%) Nokia
6 1 (1.04%) Splunk
6 1 (1.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.04%) Zerto