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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 843 920
Rank change year-on-year +247 +77  
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 261 107 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.27% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 186 93 22
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -17.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 34386 40026 40349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.26% 38.34% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29348 34495 34277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +220 249 £60,000 +0.84% 22
London +183 180 £62,500 +4.16% 16
South East +72 20 £60,000 +0.84%
Berkshire +52 17 £60,000 -4.00%
Reading +49 17 £60,000 -7.69%
City of London +43 17 £62,500 +4.16% 3
South West +39 16 £55,000 - 1
North West -2 13 £44,000 -7.36% 3
Manchester -19 13 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Bristol - 13 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +43 11 £57,500 -14.81% 2
West Midlands +24 7 £40,000 +10.34%
Hammersmith - 7 £60,000 -
Leeds +26 5 £55,000 -18.51% 1
West Yorkshire +23 5 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Lichfield - 5 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Stockport - 4 £44,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £60,000 - 1
Scotland +24 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Exeter - 3 - -
Devon - 3 - -
Edinburgh +3 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Wales - 2 £36,116 - 1
Hull - 2 £35,000 -
Swansea - 2 £36,116 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £52,500 -
West Wales - 2 £36,116 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 309 (61.19%) Linux
2 306 (60.59%) Python
3 267 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (51.88%) Amazon AWS
5 258 (51.09%) Puppet
6 244 (48.32%) DevOps
7 240 (47.52%) Elasticsearch
8 237 (46.93%) Ansible
9 213 (42.18%) Kibana
10 210 (41.58%) logstash
10 210 (41.58%) Java
11 209 (41.39%) Opscode Chef
12 193 (38.22%) Continuous Integration
13 176 (34.85%) Jenkins
14 169 (33.47%) MongoDB
15 168 (33.27%) Bash Shell
16 167 (33.07%) Scrum
17 165 (32.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 161 (31.88%) Git (software)
19 156 (30.89%) NoSQL
20 153 (30.30%) Hadoop
20 153 (30.30%) MySQL
21 150 (29.70%) Ruby
22 148 (29.31%) Docker
23 145 (28.71%) TDD
24 136 (26.93%) PostgreSQL
25 131 (25.94%) Redis
26 130 (25.74%) Splunk
27 128 (25.35%) Apache Cassandra
28 124 (24.55%) SQL Server

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
1 240 (47.52%) Elasticsearch
2 105 (20.79%) OpenStack
3 102 (20.20%) Apache Solr
4 98 (19.41%) Apache Spark
5 84 (16.63%) Tomcat
6 82 (16.24%) JBoss
7 76 (15.05%) Jetty
8 75 (14.85%) WebLogic
9 74 (14.65%) WebSphere
10 59 (11.68%) nginx
11 40 (7.92%) Apache
12 25 (4.95%) Confluence
13 16 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (2.38%) IIS
15 6 (1.19%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.79%) DataSynapse
16 4 (0.79%) NServiceBus
17 3 (0.59%) CMS
17 3 (0.59%) Drupal
17 3 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) MS Office
2 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 262 (51.88%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (32.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (13.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 47 (9.31%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (7.13%) Amazon S3
6 35 (6.93%) CloudBees
7 27 (5.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 27 (5.35%) Sumo Logic
8 25 (4.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 23 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 22 (4.36%) SaaS
11 18 (3.56%) Heroku
12 16 (3.17%) GitHub
12 16 (3.17%) IaaS
13 15 (2.97%) Datadog
13 15 (2.97%) Google Compute Engine
14 12 (2.38%) PaaS
15 10 (1.98%) Loggly
15 10 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 9 (1.78%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.14%) Firewall
2 29 (5.74%) Internet
3 24 (4.75%) DNS
4 20 (3.96%) Network Security
5 17 (3.37%) HTTP
6 14 (2.77%) LDAP
7 13 (2.57%) VPN
8 10 (1.98%) SSH
9 9 (1.78%) IMAP
9 9 (1.78%) SMTP
10 8 (1.58%) NetScreen
11 6 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (1.19%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (1.19%) OpenVPN
11 6 (1.19%) SAN
11 6 (1.19%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.99%) Broadband
12 5 (0.99%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (33.47%) MongoDB
2 156 (30.89%) NoSQL
3 153 (30.30%) Hadoop
3 153 (30.30%) MySQL
4 136 (26.93%) PostgreSQL
5 131 (25.94%) Redis
6 128 (25.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 124 (24.55%) SQL Server
8 120 (23.76%) Big Data
9 95 (18.81%) Riak
10 84 (16.63%) Couchbase
11 32 (6.34%) HBase
12 23 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
13 21 (4.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 21 (4.16%) Neo4j
13 21 (4.16%) Pentaho
14 18 (3.56%) Event Store
15 16 (3.17%) Relational Database
16 10 (1.98%) OpenTSDB
17 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 176 (34.85%) Jenkins
2 161 (31.88%) Git (software)
3 78 (15.45%) JIRA
4 66 (13.07%) Vagrant
5 59 (11.68%) TeamCity
6 52 (10.30%) Subversion
7 51 (10.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 50 (9.90%) GoCD
9 45 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 44 (8.71%) Maven
11 43 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
12 39 (7.72%) HP UFT
12 39 (7.72%) Selenium
13 37 (7.33%) GitLab
14 35 (6.93%) ClearCase
15 23 (4.55%) Grunt
16 21 (4.16%) Talend Open Studio
17 18 (3.56%) Bower
17 18 (3.56%) gulp
18 17 (3.37%) IntelliJ
General
1 88 (17.43%) Banking
2 68 (13.47%) Retail
3 61 (12.08%) Finance
4 19 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.97%) Games
5 15 (2.97%) Law
5 15 (2.97%) Publishing
6 10 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.19%) Advertising
7 6 (1.19%) Marketing
7 6 (1.19%) Online Betting
8 4 (0.79%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.59%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 178 (35.25%) Developer
2 118 (23.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (14.85%) Java Developer
4 63 (12.48%) Senior Developer
5 37 (7.33%) Consultant
6 36 (7.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 35 (6.93%) DevOps Consultant
8 32 (6.34%) Software Developer
9 30 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
9 30 (5.94%) Senior DevOps
10 29 (5.74%) Architect
11 28 (5.54%) Cloud Engineer
12 27 (5.35%) AWS Engineer
13 25 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
14 24 (4.75%) Analyst
14 24 (4.75%) AWS DevOps
15 23 (4.55%) C# Developer
16 21 (4.16%) Senior Software Developer
17 18 (3.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 17 (3.37%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (21.58%) AngularJS
2 83 (16.44%) Lucene
3 80 (15.84%) React
4 66 (13.07%) Sensu
5 58 (11.49%) .NET
5 58 (11.49%) HTML
6 55 (10.89%) Node.js
7 54 (10.69%) ActiveMQ
8 44 (8.71%) CSS
9 39 (7.72%) RabbitMQ
10 35 (6.93%) Ruby on Rails
11 32 (6.34%) Web Services
12 29 (5.74%) HTML5
12 29 (5.74%) Kafka
12 29 (5.74%) Spring
13 28 (5.54%) XML
14 25 (4.95%) CSS3
15 24 (4.75%) REST
16 22 (4.36%) Apache Camel
17 21 (4.16%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 34 (6.73%) Data Centre
3 23 (4.55%) Fintech
4 21 (4.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (3.96%) Clustering
6 18 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
8 14 (2.77%) Public Cloud
9 12 (2.38%) iPad
10 11 (2.18%) PKI
11 9 (1.78%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.78%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.39%) Hedge funds
14 5 (0.99%) Cloud Native
14 5 (0.99%) Cyber Attack
14 5 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.99%) User Experience
15 4 (0.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 309 (61.19%) Linux
2 99 (19.60%) Windows
3 82 (16.24%) Unix
4 59 (11.68%) Android
5 58 (11.49%) Apple iOS
6 48 (9.50%) CentOS
7 42 (8.32%) CoreOS
8 39 (7.72%) Ubuntu
9 27 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (3.96%) Windows Server
11 9 (1.78%) Debian
11 9 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.99%) AIX
14 3 (0.59%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.59%) Solaris
15 2 (0.40%) HPUX
16 1 (0.20%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (48.32%) DevOps
3 193 (38.22%) Continuous Integration
4 167 (33.07%) Scrum
5 145 (28.71%) TDD
6 121 (23.96%) Configuration Management
7 118 (23.37%) Kanban
8 98 (19.41%) OO
9 97 (19.21%) Coaching
10 88 (17.43%) Mentoring
11 85 (16.83%) Microservices
12 84 (16.63%) Web Development
13 81 (16.04%) DSDM
13 81 (16.04%) RUP
14 78 (15.45%) Multithreading
15 77 (15.25%) Software Delivery
16 74 (14.65%) Concurrent Programming
16 74 (14.65%) UML
17 70 (13.86%) Analytics
17 70 (13.86%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 306 (60.59%) Python
2 210 (41.58%) Java
3 168 (33.27%) Bash Shell
4 150 (29.70%) Ruby
5 119 (23.56%) Perl
6 89 (17.62%) Go
7 86 (17.03%) C#
8 82 (16.24%) JavaScript
9 73 (14.46%) SQL
10 61 (12.08%) PHP
11 59 (11.68%) PowerShell
12 24 (4.75%) Scala
13 22 (4.36%) Groovy
14 16 (3.17%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.97%) C++
16 10 (1.98%) C
16 10 (1.98%) ES6
16 10 (1.98%) Jython
17 9 (1.78%) R
18 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 112 (22.18%) Degree
2 20 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.17%) CEH
3 16 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.18%) CREST Certified
5 9 (1.78%) AWS Certification
6 7 (1.39%) CISSP
7 5 (0.99%) GCIH
7 5 (0.99%) OSCP
7 5 (0.99%) Postgraduate
8 4 (0.79%) RHCE
9 2 (0.40%) SSCP
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.56%) QA
3 5 (0.99%) GCP
3 5 (0.99%) GPG13
4 4 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (29.31%) Docker
2 29 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.37%) Snort
4 13 (2.57%) Varnish
5 11 (2.18%) Active Directory
5 11 (2.18%) HDFS
6 10 (1.98%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.98%) OpenSSH
7 8 (1.58%) VirtualBox
8 6 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.99%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.99%) KVM
10 4 (0.79%) LXC
10 4 (0.79%) Xen
11 3 (0.59%) NFS
12 2 (0.40%) Ceph
12 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.20%) etcd
13 1 (0.20%) Firmware
13 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 258 (51.09%) Puppet
2 237 (46.93%) Ansible
3 213 (42.18%) Kibana
4 210 (41.58%) logstash
5 209 (41.39%) Opscode Chef
6 111 (21.98%) Nagios
7 96 (19.01%) Salt
8 87 (17.23%) Kubernetes
9 70 (13.86%) Graphite
10 48 (9.50%) Terraform
11 46 (9.11%) ZABBIX
12 36 (7.13%) Grafana
13 35 (6.93%) Packer
14 28 (5.54%) Docker Swarm
15 26 (5.15%) Riemann
16 23 (4.55%) Mesos
17 22 (4.36%) HAProxy
18 20 (3.96%) Opsview
19 19 (3.76%) QRadar
20 15 (2.97%) Nmap
Vendors
1 130 (25.74%) Splunk
2 106 (20.99%) Oracle
3 80 (15.84%) New Relic
4 69 (13.66%) Google
5 67 (13.27%) AppDynamics
6 55 (10.89%) Dynatrace
7 41 (8.12%) VMware
8 39 (7.72%) Red Hat
9 21 (4.16%) Talend
10 19 (3.76%) ArcSight
11 18 (3.56%) LogRhythm
12 17 (3.37%) AlienVault
12 17 (3.37%) Cisco
13 15 (2.97%) SaltStack
13 15 (2.97%) Sourcefire
14 13 (2.57%) FireEye
14 13 (2.57%) Fortinet
14 13 (2.57%) Palo Alto
14 13 (2.57%) Sophos
14 13 (2.57%) TippingPoint
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