Elastic Stack Jobs

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Elastic Stack skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Elastic Stack over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 736 562 532
Rank change year-on-year -174 -30 +22
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 168 399 1,101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.43% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 1.48% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 126 187 281
10th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £48,750
25th Percentile £72,500 £56,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +10.71%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £90,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £61,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +31.15% -2.40% +8.70%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

Elastic Stack falls under the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 22,074 26,882 71,165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 20.09% 29.07% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16,295 17,588 29,917
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,500 £37,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +18.18%
75th Percentile £78,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £106,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
England -143 164 £80,000 +14.29% 24
UK excluding London -147 94 £80,000 +31.15% 12
London -3 86 £90,000 +12.50% 12
Work from Home -74 71 £82,500 +22.22% 11
South West -38 40 £80,000 - 5
South East -44 37 £82,500 +20.44% 1
North of England -42 11 £60,000 - 2
East of England -36 7 £57,500 +49.32%
North West -68 5 £50,000 -18.37% 2
Yorkshire +56 4 £80,000 +52.38%
North East - 4 £70,000 -

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 25 (14.88%) nginx
3 18 (10.71%) Apache Spark
4 17 (10.12%) Apache
5 16 (9.52%) Jupyter
6 9 (5.36%) JBoss
6 9 (5.36%) Red Hat Fuse
7 6 (3.57%) Confluence
8 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 98 (58.33%) AWS
2 68 (40.48%) Azure
3 52 (30.95%) Amazon EKS
4 49 (29.17%) Serverless
5 34 (20.24%) Amazon ECS
5 34 (20.24%) Amazon S3
6 23 (13.69%) OpenShift
7 19 (11.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (10.71%) GCP
9 16 (9.52%) MinIO
10 14 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (7.14%) GitHub
12 11 (6.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (5.36%) PaaS
14 8 (4.76%) Azure AKS
15 7 (4.17%) Azure DevOps
15 7 (4.17%) Azure Monitor
16 6 (3.57%) Datadog
17 5 (2.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.45%) Network Security
2 16 (9.52%) DNS
3 14 (8.33%) Firewall
4 9 (5.36%) Internet
4 9 (5.36%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.17%) SNMP
5 7 (4.17%) tcpdump
6 6 (3.57%) VPN
7 3 (1.79%) HTTP
7 3 (1.79%) IPv4
7 3 (1.79%) IPv6
8 1 (0.60%) FTP
8 1 (0.60%) Multicast
8 1 (0.60%) SSL
8 1 (0.60%) VLAN
8 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.19%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (14.88%) NoSQL
3 23 (13.69%) Relational Database
4 20 (11.90%) MySQL
5 19 (11.31%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (10.71%) Big Data
6 18 (10.71%) Hadoop
6 18 (10.71%) MongoDB
7 16 (9.52%) Presto
8 12 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (5.36%) Redis
10 5 (2.98%) Amazon Aurora
10 5 (2.98%) SQL Server
11 4 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (2.38%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.79%) DynamoDB
13 2 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.60%) Flink
14 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 93 (55.36%) Jenkins
2 55 (32.74%) Git
3 22 (13.10%) GitLab
4 17 (10.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (8.93%) JUnit
6 13 (7.74%) Bitbucket
7 9 (5.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (5.36%) SonarQube
8 8 (4.76%) JIRA
9 7 (4.17%) Selenium
10 5 (2.98%) CircleCI
10 5 (2.98%) TestNG
11 4 (2.38%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.38%) JMeter
11 4 (2.38%) Maven
12 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.79%) Robot Framework
12 3 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.79%) Subversion
12 3 (1.79%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (19.64%) Public Sector
2 32 (19.05%) Social Skills
3 19 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (10.12%) Military
5 9 (5.36%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (4.17%) Finance
6 7 (4.17%) Retail
6 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.79%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.79%) Law
9 2 (1.19%) Banking
9 2 (1.19%) Games
9 2 (1.19%) Marketing
9 2 (1.19%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.60%) Cantonese Language
10 1 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 63 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (25.00%) Developer
3 37 (22.02%) Java Developer
4 31 (18.45%) Consultant
4 31 (18.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 31 (18.45%) Security Consultant
5 27 (16.07%) Senior
6 19 (11.31%) Data Engineer
7 17 (10.12%) AWS Engineer
7 17 (10.12%) Lead
8 16 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
8 16 (9.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (9.52%) Big Data Engineer
9 15 (8.93%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 14 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (8.33%) Lead Consultant
10 14 (8.33%) Lead Security Consultant
11 13 (7.74%) Full Stack Java Developer
11 13 (7.74%) Platform Engineer
12 12 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.81%) REST
2 38 (22.62%) Node.js
2 38 (22.62%) Spring
3 37 (22.02%) Spring Boot
4 35 (20.83%) AngularJS
4 35 (20.83%) Apache Camel
5 32 (19.05%) Web Services
6 24 (14.29%) YAML
7 23 (13.69%) Apache NiFi
7 23 (13.69%) JSON
7 23 (13.69%) XML
8 17 (10.12%) RabbitMQ
9 16 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (5.95%) Kafka
10 10 (5.95%) RESTful
11 7 (4.17%) SOAP
12 6 (3.57%) J2EE
13 4 (2.38%) .NET
13 4 (2.38%) AWS SAM
14 3 (1.79%) OpenAPI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.05%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 32 (19.05%) Distributed Systems
2 18 (10.71%) Cyber Defence
3 17 (10.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (5.36%) Clustering
6 8 (4.76%) Legacy Systems
7 6 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.98%) Onboarding
9 4 (2.38%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.79%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.19%) Cyber Threat
11 2 (1.19%) FMCG
11 2 (1.19%) Life Science
11 2 (1.19%) Online Games
11 2 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (38.69%) Linux
2 27 (16.07%) Windows
3 7 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.98%) CentOS
5 4 (2.38%) Debian
5 4 (2.38%) Unix
6 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (69.64%) DevOps
2 82 (48.81%) Agile
3 71 (42.26%) CI/CD
4 64 (38.10%) Infrastructure as Code
5 44 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
5 44 (26.19%) Microservices
6 43 (25.60%) Containerisation
7 40 (23.81%) Analytics
8 37 (22.02%) Kanban
8 37 (22.02%) Scrum
9 36 (21.43%) BDD
10 34 (20.24%) Problem-Solving
10 34 (20.24%) TDD
11 33 (19.64%) Data Analytics
11 33 (19.64%) SIEM
12 32 (19.05%) Incident Management
13 31 (18.45%) Vulnerability Management
14 26 (15.48%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 25 (14.88%) BPEL
16 22 (13.10%) Observability
Programming Languages
1 86 (51.19%) Python
2 55 (32.74%) Java
3 54 (32.14%) Bash
4 40 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 31 (18.45%) PowerShell
6 30 (17.86%) SQL
7 29 (17.26%) Shell Script
8 13 (7.74%) Perl
9 5 (2.98%) C#
9 5 (2.98%) C++
9 5 (2.98%) Go
9 5 (2.98%) Ruby
10 4 (2.38%) C
10 4 (2.38%) Groovy
11 3 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 101 (60.12%) Security Cleared
2 52 (30.95%) DV Cleared
3 43 (25.60%) SC Cleared
4 16 (9.52%) AWS Certification
5 8 (4.76%) Azure Certification
6 7 (4.17%) Degree
7 5 (2.98%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
7 5 (2.98%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.38%) CCNA
8 4 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.38%) MCSE
8 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.83%) NIST
2 5 (2.98%) SLA
3 3 (1.79%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.79%) SOC 2
4 2 (1.19%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.60%) NIST 800
System Software
1 105 (62.50%) Docker
2 31 (18.45%) vSphere
3 25 (14.88%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (6.55%) Active Directory
6 7 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.79%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.19%) Firmware
9 2 (1.19%) HDFS
10 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 106 (63.10%) Ansible
2 105 (62.50%) Terraform
3 104 (61.90%) Kubernetes
4 48 (28.57%) Grafana
5 43 (25.60%) Prometheus
6 23 (13.69%) HAProxy
7 18 (10.71%) Puppet
8 17 (10.12%) Kibana
9 13 (7.74%) Nagios
10 10 (5.95%) Graphite
10 10 (5.95%) Packer
11 9 (5.36%) logstash
11 9 (5.36%) Progress Chef
11 9 (5.36%) Rancher
12 7 (4.17%) vCenter Server
13 6 (3.57%) ZABBIX
14 4 (2.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 4 (2.38%) Consul
14 4 (2.38%) Karpenter
15 3 (1.79%) Kustomize
Vendors
1 34 (20.24%) WSO2
2 32 (19.05%) Tanium
3 31 (18.45%) SolarWinds
3 31 (18.45%) Tripwire
4 19 (11.31%) VMware
5 18 (10.71%) Splunk
6 15 (8.93%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.76%) Dynatrace
7 8 (4.76%) New Relic
7 8 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.98%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.98%) Google
8 5 (2.98%) Oracle
9 3 (1.79%) Black Duck
9 3 (1.79%) Intel
10 2 (1.19%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.19%) Apple
10 2 (1.19%) Facebook
10 2 (1.19%) McAfee
11 1 (0.60%) HP