Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Grafana skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Grafana over the 6 months to 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grafana
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 377 517 764
Rank change year-on-year +140 +247 +178
Permanent jobs citing Grafana 902 290 360
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.63% 2.82% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 574 195 259
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £49,375 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +20.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +4.55%

Grafana is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 19,462 10,301 18,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.24% 14.93% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12,987 8,429 14,474
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £58,627
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.34% +6.59%
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Grafana
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Grafana.

Salary trend for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Grafana over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grafana within the UK over the 6 months to 29 July 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
England +159 869 £75,000 +7.14% 127
London +85 524 £80,000 - 80
UK excluding London +73 321 £60,000 +14.29% 53
Work from Home -140 130 £70,000 -3.45% 21
North of England +2 115 £60,000 +6.67% 23
South East -11 91 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Yorkshire -29 59 £60,000 -7.69% 9
North West -20 56 £61,250 +16.67% 12
West Midlands -28 50 £65,000 +6.12% 6
Midlands -50 50 £65,000 +36.84% 8
East of England -13 29 £49,250 +31.33% 5
South West -57 29 £45,500 -11.22% 1
Scotland -65 6 £80,000 - 5
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, IT jobs citing Grafana 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 with a requirement for Grafana.

1 596 (66.08%) Prometheus
2 594 (65.85%) AWS
3 589 (65.30%) Kubernetes
4 544 (60.31%) DevOps
5 501 (55.54%) Docker
6 493 (54.66%) Terraform
7 477 (52.88%) Python
8 375 (41.57%) Azure
9 349 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
10 332 (36.81%) Java
11 330 (36.59%) Infrastructure as Code
12 318 (35.25%) SQL
13 313 (34.70%) Linux
14 301 (33.37%) Jenkins
15 299 (33.15%) Ansible
16 289 (32.04%) Microservices
17 239 (26.50%) Go
18 221 (24.50%) C#
18 221 (24.50%) Bash Shell
19 210 (23.28%) JavaScript
20 209 (23.17%) PowerShell
20 209 (23.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
21 202 (22.39%) Serverless
22 198 (21.95%) Elastic Stack
23 195 (21.62%) Git (software)
24 181 (20.07%) Software Engineering
25 174 (19.29%) GitLab
26 173 (19.18%) GCP
26 173 (19.18%) Finance
27 170 (18.85%) Puppet

Grafana
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 97 (10.75%) Elasticsearch
2 57 (6.32%) Apache
3 38 (4.21%) Apache Airflow
4 32 (3.55%) Cloud Foundry
5 30 (3.33%) GemFire
6 16 (1.77%) nginx
7 14 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.44%) Confluence
9 8 (0.89%) IIS
10 6 (0.67%) Traefik
11 4 (0.44%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.22%) Apache Pulsar
13 2 (0.22%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.11%) Ethereum
14 1 (0.11%) lighttpd
14 1 (0.11%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 15 (1.66%) Sketch
2 14 (1.55%) InVision
3 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.11%) Figma
4 1 (0.11%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) R3 Corda
2 5 (0.55%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 594 (65.85%) AWS
2 375 (41.57%) Azure
3 202 (22.39%) Serverless
4 173 (19.18%) GCP
5 97 (10.75%) Amazon EC2
6 91 (10.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 85 (9.42%) Amazon ECS
8 84 (9.31%) Datadog
9 72 (7.98%) GitHub
9 72 (7.98%) Pulumi
10 68 (7.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 62 (6.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 62 (6.87%) Amazon S3
11 62 (6.87%) AWS Lambda
12 60 (6.65%) PaaS
13 45 (4.99%) Amazon EKS
14 40 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
14 40 (4.43%) SaaS
15 37 (4.10%) Cloud Functions
16 35 (3.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (7.32%) HTTP
2 45 (4.99%) Firewall
3 40 (4.43%) DNS
4 30 (3.33%) Broadband
4 30 (3.33%) Calico
5 26 (2.88%) Network Security
6 24 (2.66%) VPN
7 22 (2.44%) TCP/IP
8 18 (2.00%) HTTPS
9 16 (1.77%) DHCP
9 16 (1.77%) SSL
10 15 (1.66%) IPsec
11 14 (1.55%) Internet
12 13 (1.44%) BGP
13 12 (1.33%) OpenVPN
14 11 (1.22%) IPv6
14 11 (1.22%) SNMP
15 10 (1.11%) 4G
15 10 (1.11%) 5G
16 8 (0.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (18.40%) PostgreSQL
2 165 (18.29%) MySQL
3 157 (17.41%) Redis
4 119 (13.19%) NoSQL
5 108 (11.97%) MongoDB
6 88 (9.76%) SQL Server
7 80 (8.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 78 (8.65%) Big Data
9 74 (8.20%) MariaDB
10 46 (5.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 44 (4.88%) BigQuery
12 37 (4.10%) Relational Database
13 36 (3.99%) Metadata
14 33 (3.66%) Amazon Aurora
15 31 (3.44%) RDBMS
16 26 (2.88%) InfluxDB
17 22 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
18 19 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
19 15 (1.66%) CockroachDB
19 15 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 301 (33.37%) Jenkins
2 195 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 174 (19.29%) GitLab
4 85 (9.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 84 (9.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 80 (8.87%) JIRA
7 70 (7.76%) Artifactory
8 64 (7.10%) Selenium
9 62 (6.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 57 (6.32%) JMeter
11 47 (5.21%) NUnit
12 43 (4.77%) Gradle
13 42 (4.66%) TeamCity
14 33 (3.66%) Sonatype Nexus
15 30 (3.33%) Cucumber
15 30 (3.33%) gulp
15 30 (3.33%) Log4Net
15 30 (3.33%) Protractor
16 26 (2.88%) SpecFlow
16 26 (2.88%) webpack
General
1 173 (19.18%) Finance
2 155 (17.18%) Social Skills
3 50 (5.54%) Banking
4 41 (4.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 39 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (3.88%) Retail
7 34 (3.77%) Games
8 32 (3.55%) Telecoms
9 31 (3.44%) Law
10 23 (2.55%) Public Sector
11 18 (2.00%) Marketing
12 12 (1.33%) Advertising
13 11 (1.22%) Public Speaking
14 10 (1.11%) Automotive
15 8 (0.89%) Documentation Skills
16 7 (0.78%) Legal
17 6 (0.67%) Billing
18 5 (0.55%) iGaming
18 5 (0.55%) Organisational Skills
19 2 (0.22%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 281 (31.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 126 (13.97%) AWS Engineer
3 122 (13.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 121 (13.41%) Site Engineer
5 100 (11.09%) Developer
5 100 (11.09%) Platform Engineer
6 97 (10.75%) Azure Engineer
7 77 (8.54%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 77 (8.54%) Software Engineer
8 62 (6.87%) Azure DevOps
9 55 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
10 51 (5.65%) Python Engineer
11 45 (4.99%) Senior Software Engineer
12 44 (4.88%) Principal Engineer
13 39 (4.32%) Scala Engineer
14 37 (4.10%) AWS DevOps
14 37 (4.10%) Senior Developer
15 35 (3.88%) .NET Developer
15 35 (3.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 34 (3.77%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (21.95%) Elastic Stack
2 153 (16.96%) .NET
3 122 (13.53%) Kafka
4 116 (12.86%) Web Services
5 107 (11.86%) RabbitMQ
6 100 (11.09%) React
7 96 (10.64%) Spring
8 88 (9.76%) AngularJS
9 83 (9.20%) Spring Boot
10 81 (8.98%) REST
11 74 (8.20%) Node.js
12 44 (4.88%) .NET Core
13 36 (3.99%) Akka
13 36 (3.99%) Apache Beam
14 33 (3.66%) CSS
14 33 (3.66%) HTML
15 31 (3.44%) GraphQL
15 31 (3.44%) gRPC
16 30 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (3.33%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.20%) Greenfield Project
2 70 (7.76%) Linux Command Line
3 65 (7.21%) Cloud Native
4 38 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (3.88%) Algorithms
6 32 (3.55%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.77%) Data Centre
8 22 (2.44%) Public Cloud
9 21 (2.33%) Clustering
10 19 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 19 (2.11%) Robotics
11 18 (2.00%) User Experience
12 15 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.55%) Cyberattack
14 13 (1.44%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 11 (1.22%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.22%) Social Media
16 10 (1.11%) Over-the-Top Content
17 9 (1.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 313 (34.70%) Linux
2 139 (15.41%) Windows
3 43 (4.77%) CentOS
4 42 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (3.77%) Unix
6 23 (2.55%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.77%) Windows Server 2016
7 16 (1.77%) Windows Server 2019
8 12 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.22%) Android
10 7 (0.78%) Debian
11 5 (0.55%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.33%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.22%) VMS
14 1 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.11%) Solaris
14 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (60.31%) DevOps
2 349 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
3 330 (36.59%) Infrastructure as Code
4 289 (32.04%) Microservices
5 209 (23.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 181 (20.07%) Software Engineering
7 159 (17.63%) Configuration Management
8 155 (17.18%) Problem-Solving
9 153 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
10 148 (16.41%) Open Source
11 140 (15.52%) TDD
12 138 (15.30%) Analytics
13 122 (13.53%) Observability
14 113 (12.53%) High Availability
15 110 (12.20%) Deployment Automation
16 97 (10.75%) Continuous Delivery
17 83 (9.20%) Computer Science
18 81 (8.98%) Data Science
19 80 (8.87%) Asset Management
20 75 (8.31%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 477 (52.88%) Python
2 332 (36.81%) Java
3 318 (35.25%) SQL
4 239 (26.50%) Go
5 221 (24.50%) Bash Shell
5 221 (24.50%) C#
6 210 (23.28%) JavaScript
7 209 (23.17%) PowerShell
8 139 (15.41%) TypeScript
9 125 (13.86%) Ruby
10 111 (12.31%) PHP
11 66 (7.32%) Groovy
12 57 (6.32%) Scala
13 37 (4.10%) Kotlin
14 35 (3.88%) Rust
15 21 (2.33%) C++
16 17 (1.88%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.55%) Perl
18 10 (1.11%) C
19 8 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (8.76%) Degree
2 41 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 34 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 30 (3.33%) OCP
5 30 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
6 22 (2.44%) AWS Certification
7 15 (1.66%) RHCE
8 14 (1.55%) RHCSA
9 5 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.33%) CCNA
11 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.22%) CCIE
12 2 (0.22%) CCIE Service Provider
12 2 (0.22%) CCNP
12 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.22%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.22%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.55%) SLA
2 36 (3.99%) GDPR
2 36 (3.99%) QA
3 9 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.00%) PSD2
4 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 501 (55.54%) Docker
2 58 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
3 41 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 30 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (1.66%) LXC
6 13 (1.44%) iptables
7 11 (1.22%) ISA Server
8 8 (0.89%) Firmware
9 7 (0.78%) NFS
10 6 (0.67%) KVM
10 6 (0.67%) vSphere
11 4 (0.44%) Ceph
12 2 (0.22%) Xen
12 2 (0.22%) zsh
13 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.11%) pfSense
13 1 (0.11%) Postfix
13 1 (0.11%) Squid
13 1 (0.11%) Varnish
13 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 596 (66.08%) Prometheus
2 589 (65.30%) Kubernetes
3 493 (54.66%) Terraform
4 299 (33.15%) Ansible
5 170 (18.85%) Puppet
6 144 (15.96%) Opscode Chef
7 116 (12.86%) Graphite
8 105 (11.64%) Kibana
9 67 (7.43%) Consul
10 61 (6.76%) Packer
11 58 (6.43%) ZABBIX
12 51 (5.65%) Nagios
13 44 (4.88%) Docker Swarm
14 38 (4.21%) Graylog
15 37 (4.10%) Opsgenie
16 34 (3.77%) Opsview
17 25 (2.77%) Salt
18 23 (2.55%) logstash
19 21 (2.33%) Icinga
19 21 (2.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 100 (11.09%) New Relic
2 99 (10.98%) Google
3 69 (7.65%) Splunk
4 68 (7.54%) Oracle
5 63 (6.98%) SaltStack
6 57 (6.32%) Microsoft
7 38 (4.21%) VMware
8 33 (3.66%) Red Hat
9 24 (2.66%) Atlassian
10 23 (2.55%) ServiceNow
11 18 (2.00%) PagerDuty
11 18 (2.00%) PayPal
12 14 (1.55%) Cisco
13 10 (1.11%) Dynatrace
14 8 (0.89%) AppDynamics
15 7 (0.78%) Dell
16 6 (0.67%) NetApp
17 5 (0.55%) EMC
17 5 (0.55%) HP
17 5 (0.55%) Micro Focus