The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana)
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 637 775 889
Rank change year-on-year +138 +114  
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 255 151 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.15% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.40% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 175 139 55
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £59,000 £55,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +26.43%  

Elastic Stack is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36236 38012 40829
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.35% 38.67% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30585 32907 34838
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Elastic Stack as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Elastic Stack.

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +164 239 £60,000 -2.83% 43
London +135 166 £65,000 +4.00% 29
South East +68 24 £62,500 -7.40% 6
City of London +25 18 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Yorkshire +19 14 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Berkshire +39 12 £60,000 -11.11%
Reading +34 12 £60,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +20 11 £55,000 -18.51%
Leeds +19 11 £55,000 -18.51%
Manchester -32 10 £47,000 +4.44% 3
North West -36 10 £47,000 +4.44% 3
West Midlands +10 9 £34,500 -37.27% 3
South West -6 8 £57,500 -8.00%
Devon - 7 £57,500 -
Exeter - 7 £57,500 -
Hammersmith - 7 £60,000 -
Warwick +31 5 £34,500 - 1
Warwickshire +25 5 £34,500 - 1
Kidlington - 5 £84,000 -
Oxford - 5 £84,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £84,000 - 1
Surrey +34 4 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East Midlands +16 4 £52,500 +61.53%
Nottinghamshire +9 4 £52,500 +61.53%
Nottingham +8 4 £52,500 +61.53%
Wales -3 4 £36,116 +3.18% 2
Swansea - 4 £36,116 -
West Wales - 4 £36,116 -
East of England - 4 - - 1
Shropshire +12 3 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2017, IT jobs citing Elastic Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 323 (64.21%) Linux
2 277 (55.07%) Amazon AWS
3 275 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
4 271 (53.88%) Python
5 255 (50.70%) DevOps
6 231 (45.92%) Elasticsearch
7 217 (43.14%) Puppet
8 216 (42.94%) Ansible
9 198 (39.36%) Kibana
10 194 (38.57%) logstash
11 190 (37.77%) Java
12 185 (36.78%) Jenkins
13 179 (35.59%) Docker
14 173 (34.39%) Continuous Integration
15 165 (32.80%) Git (software)
16 163 (32.41%) MongoDB
17 159 (31.61%) Opscode Chef
18 157 (31.21%) Scrum
19 153 (30.42%) NoSQL
20 137 (27.24%) Bash Shell
21 131 (26.04%) MySQL
22 129 (25.65%) TDD
22 129 (25.65%) Kanban
23 127 (25.25%) Splunk
24 125 (24.85%) Ruby
25 122 (24.25%) Microsoft Azure
26 118 (23.46%) Redis
27 115 (22.86%) Hadoop
28 113 (22.47%) Configuration Management
28 113 (22.47%) Kubernetes

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 231 (45.92%) Elasticsearch
2 93 (18.49%) Apache Solr
3 84 (16.70%) Apache Spark
4 69 (13.72%) nginx
4 69 (13.72%) Tomcat
5 63 (12.52%) Apache
6 61 (12.13%) Jetty
7 59 (11.73%) OpenStack
8 56 (11.13%) JBoss
9 51 (10.14%) WebLogic
10 49 (9.74%) WebSphere
11 18 (3.58%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (2.98%) Confluence
12 15 (2.98%) IIS
13 7 (1.39%) Apache TomEE
14 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.80%) Apache Pig
16 3 (0.60%) CMS
16 3 (0.60%) DataSynapse
16 3 (0.60%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.60%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.20%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.20%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 277 (55.07%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (24.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (15.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 50 (9.94%) Amazon EC2
5 45 (8.95%) Amazon S3
6 33 (6.56%) CloudBees
7 27 (5.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 24 (4.77%) SaaS
9 22 (4.37%) GitHub
10 21 (4.17%) Datadog
11 20 (3.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 20 (3.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 17 (3.38%) IaaS
13 16 (3.18%) Sumo Logic
14 13 (2.58%) Google Compute Engine
15 12 (2.39%) Amazon ELB
15 12 (2.39%) Heroku
15 12 (2.39%) Loggly
16 10 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.35%) Internet
2 38 (7.55%) DNS
3 28 (5.57%) Firewall
4 26 (5.17%) HTTP
5 18 (3.58%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.58%) VPN
6 17 (3.38%) LDAP
7 10 (1.99%) Broadband
7 10 (1.99%) IMAP
7 10 (1.99%) Network Security
7 10 (1.99%) SMTP
8 8 (1.59%) SSH
9 7 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.39%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (1.39%) FTP
9 7 (1.39%) OpenVPN
9 7 (1.39%) SAN
10 6 (1.19%) SNMP
11 4 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (32.41%) MongoDB
2 153 (30.42%) NoSQL
3 131 (26.04%) MySQL
4 118 (23.46%) Redis
5 115 (22.86%) Hadoop
6 102 (20.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 101 (20.08%) Big Data
8 99 (19.68%) PostgreSQL
9 90 (17.89%) SQL Server
10 70 (13.92%) Riak
11 66 (13.12%) Couchbase
12 32 (6.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 31 (6.16%) Amazon RDS
14 27 (5.37%) Event Store
15 19 (3.78%) Relational Database
16 18 (3.58%) HBase
17 13 (2.58%) Neo4j
17 13 (2.58%) Pentaho
18 9 (1.79%) Oracle Database
18 9 (1.79%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 185 (36.78%) Jenkins
2 165 (32.80%) Git (software)
3 86 (17.10%) JIRA
4 82 (16.30%) TeamCity
5 68 (13.52%) Vagrant
6 52 (10.34%) Subversion
7 51 (10.14%) Selenium
8 50 (9.94%) Maven
9 47 (9.34%) GoCD
10 45 (8.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 38 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 37 (7.36%) HP UFT
12 37 (7.36%) Octopus Deploy
13 34 (6.76%) GitLab
14 33 (6.56%) ClearCase
14 33 (6.56%) Grunt
15 31 (6.16%) Hudson
16 29 (5.77%) gulp
17 26 (5.17%) Bower
18 20 (3.98%) Gradle
General
1 86 (17.10%) Finance
2 63 (12.52%) Banking
3 43 (8.55%) Telecoms
4 37 (7.36%) Retail
5 30 (5.96%) Law
6 25 (4.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (3.98%) Marketing
8 17 (3.38%) Publishing
9 12 (2.39%) Games
10 11 (2.19%) Electronics
11 10 (1.99%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.99%) Front Office
12 5 (0.99%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.80%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.40%) Advertising
14 2 (0.40%) Billing
14 2 (0.40%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.20%) French Language
15 1 (0.20%) German Language
15 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (31.21%) Developer
2 129 (25.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (12.52%) Java Developer
4 49 (9.74%) Senior Developer
5 45 (8.95%) Cloud Engineer
6 37 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
7 35 (6.96%) Consultant
8 34 (6.76%) Architect
8 34 (6.76%) AWS Engineer
9 33 (6.56%) DevOps Consultant
10 32 (6.36%) Senior DevOps
11 28 (5.57%) Analyst
12 26 (5.17%) AWS DevOps
12 26 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
13 24 (4.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 23 (4.57%) Lead DevOps
15 21 (4.17%) .NET Developer
15 21 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
16 19 (3.78%) Administrator
16 19 (3.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (18.69%) AngularJS
2 85 (16.90%) .NET
3 78 (15.51%) Node.js
4 70 (13.92%) Lucene
5 63 (12.52%) HTML
6 58 (11.53%) React
7 55 (10.93%) Web Services
8 52 (10.34%) CSS
9 43 (8.55%) RabbitMQ
9 43 (8.55%) Sensu
10 42 (8.35%) ActiveMQ
11 34 (6.76%) HTML5
12 33 (6.56%) Kafka
13 27 (5.37%) Ruby on Rails
14 26 (5.17%) Spring
15 25 (4.97%) .NET Core
15 25 (4.97%) Aurelia
15 25 (4.97%) Serverless Framework
15 25 (4.97%) XML
16 24 (4.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.54%) Greenfield Project
2 45 (8.95%) Computer Science
3 33 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 31 (6.16%) Fintech
5 28 (5.57%) Clustering
6 22 (4.37%) Public Cloud
7 20 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.78%) iPad
9 14 (2.78%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
11 9 (1.79%) PKI
12 8 (1.59%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Cloud
12 8 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (1.59%) User Experience
13 7 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (1.19%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.99%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 323 (64.21%) Linux
2 107 (21.27%) Windows
3 83 (16.50%) Unix
4 43 (8.55%) CentOS
5 37 (7.36%) CoreOS
5 37 (7.36%) Ubuntu
6 31 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (5.77%) Android
8 27 (5.37%) Apple iOS
9 20 (3.98%) Windows Server
10 14 (2.78%) Solaris
11 11 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.79%) AIX
13 8 (1.59%) Debian
13 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (1.39%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.80%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (50.70%) DevOps
3 173 (34.39%) Continuous Integration
4 157 (31.21%) Scrum
5 129 (25.65%) Kanban
5 129 (25.65%) TDD
6 113 (22.47%) Configuration Management
7 85 (16.90%) Microservices
8 78 (15.51%) Continuous Delivery
9 65 (12.92%) Software Engineering
10 63 (12.52%) OO
11 62 (12.33%) DSDM
11 62 (12.33%) RUP
12 61 (12.13%) Open Source
13 58 (11.53%) Coaching
13 58 (11.53%) Mentoring
14 56 (11.13%) Web Development
15 50 (9.94%) Analytics
15 50 (9.94%) BDD
16 49 (9.74%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 271 (53.88%) Python
2 190 (37.77%) Java
3 137 (27.24%) Bash Shell
4 125 (24.85%) Ruby
5 104 (20.68%) JavaScript
6 88 (17.50%) SQL
7 81 (16.10%) Perl
8 76 (15.11%) C#
9 65 (12.92%) PowerShell
10 63 (12.52%) PHP
11 58 (11.53%) Go
12 35 (6.96%) Groovy
13 28 (5.57%) ES6
14 27 (5.37%) Scala
15 23 (4.57%) C++
16 14 (2.78%) Shell Script
17 11 (2.19%) R
18 9 (1.79%) Jython
19 7 (1.39%) VB
20 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (21.27%) Degree
2 31 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.79%) CEH
5 7 (1.39%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.19%) CISSP
7 5 (0.99%) GCIH
7 5 (0.99%) OSCP
8 4 (0.80%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.40%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.20%) CISA
11 1 (0.20%) CISM
11 1 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.98%) QA
2 10 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.80%) GCP
3 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.60%) GPG13
4 3 (0.60%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) ISO27002
System Software
1 179 (35.59%) Docker
2 27 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.58%) Snort
4 11 (2.19%) HDFS
4 11 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.79%) Varnish
5 9 (1.79%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.59%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (1.39%) OpenSSH
8 6 (1.19%) KVM
9 5 (0.99%) NFS
10 4 (0.80%) LXC
10 4 (0.80%) Xen
11 3 (0.60%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.20%) etcd
13 1 (0.20%) PowerDNS
13 1 (0.20%) zsh
Systems Management
1 217 (43.14%) Puppet
2 216 (42.94%) Ansible
3 198 (39.36%) Kibana
4 194 (38.57%) logstash
5 159 (31.61%) Opscode Chef
6 113 (22.47%) Kubernetes
7 101 (20.08%) Nagios
8 77 (15.31%) Terraform
9 66 (13.12%) Salt
10 64 (12.72%) Graphite
11 51 (10.14%) ZABBIX
12 46 (9.15%) Packer
13 35 (6.96%) Grafana
14 32 (6.36%) Docker Swarm
15 26 (5.17%) HAProxy
16 22 (4.37%) Consul
17 17 (3.38%) Mesos
18 15 (2.98%) CA Service Virtualization
19 14 (2.78%) Prometheus
19 14 (2.78%) QRadar
Vendors
1 127 (25.25%) Splunk
2 83 (16.50%) New Relic
3 82 (16.30%) Oracle
4 76 (15.11%) Google
5 67 (13.32%) AppDynamics
6 54 (10.74%) Dynatrace
7 41 (8.15%) Red Hat
8 38 (7.55%) VMware
9 23 (4.57%) SaltStack
10 21 (4.17%) CA
11 19 (3.78%) IBM
12 15 (2.98%) ArcSight
12 15 (2.98%) LogRhythm
12 15 (2.98%) XebiaLabs
13 14 (2.78%) Apple
13 14 (2.78%) SolarWinds
14 13 (2.58%) Talend
15 12 (2.39%) AlienVault
15 12 (2.39%) Cisco
16 11 (2.19%) SAP
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Argos
Salary: Competative
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum ealth and dental cover, on-site gym
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Argos
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Market rates + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes OR London
Argos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London or Milton Keynes
Argos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £104923.33 per annum + Full Medical Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cisco
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ECS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mergermarket Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 8 days ago