Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grafana
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 379 400 737
Rank change year-on-year +21 +337 +103
Permanent jobs citing Grafana 1,048 335 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.68% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.92% 4.12% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 698 236 241
10th Percentile £52,500 £41,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £70,313 £85,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £80,625 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +9.09%

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 21,322 8,133 17,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.79% 16.42% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13,629 6,809 13,677
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Top 16 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 27 October 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 +27 984 £75,000 +25.00% 145
London +9 623 £82,500 +26.92% 97
UK excluding London -77 349 £60,000 +20.00% 53
Work from Home -144 180 £75,000 +36.36% 37
North of England -71 118 £60,000 - 18
South East -115 99 £60,000 +20.00% 15
North West -51 72 £62,500 +19.05% 13
Midlands -88 58 £65,000 +44.44% 4
West Midlands -50 56 £65,000 - 4
Yorkshire -89 44 £60,000 - 3
South West -62 34 £57,500 +15.00% 5
East of England -78 23 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Scotland - 14 £65,000 - 3
Wales -73 3 £51,000 +13.33% 1
North East -31 2 £80,000 +72.97% 2
East Midlands -64 2 £93,750 +114.29%

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 749 (71.47%) AWS
2 706 (67.37%) Kubernetes
3 641 (61.16%) Prometheus
4 565 (53.91%) Docker
5 562 (53.63%) DevOps
6 506 (48.28%) Terraform
7 487 (46.47%) Python
8 486 (46.37%) Azure
9 463 (44.18%) Agile Software Development
10 392 (37.40%) Java
11 342 (32.63%) SQL
12 333 (31.77%) Microservices
13 313 (29.87%) Infrastructure as Code
14 311 (29.68%) GCP
15 310 (29.58%) JavaScript
16 308 (29.39%) Linux
17 293 (27.96%) C#
18 291 (27.77%) Software Engineering
19 280 (26.72%) Jenkins
20 275 (26.24%) Go
21 268 (25.57%) Git (software)
22 257 (24.52%) Ansible
23 248 (23.66%) Finance
24 239 (22.81%) .NET
25 235 (22.42%) Serverless
26 227 (21.66%) Site Reliability Engineering
27 223 (21.28%) TDD
28 220 (20.99%) Bash Shell
29 210 (20.04%) Kafka
30 209 (19.94%) PowerShell

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
1 101 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (4.39%) Apache
3 39 (3.72%) Cloud Foundry
4 31 (2.96%) GemFire
5 27 (2.58%) Apache Airflow
6 17 (1.62%) nginx
7 16 (1.53%) Confluence
8 13 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.95%) IIS
10 8 (0.76%) Traefik
11 6 (0.57%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.38%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.38%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.29%) Apache Pulsar
13 3 (0.29%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.19%) Skype for Business
15 1 (0.095%) Commerce Server
15 1 (0.095%) Ethereum
15 1 (0.095%) lighttpd
15 1 (0.095%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (1.43%) Sketch
2 14 (1.34%) InVision
3 1 (0.095%) Figma
3 1 (0.095%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 8 (0.76%) R3 Corda
2 7 (0.67%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 749 (71.47%) AWS
2 486 (46.37%) Azure
3 311 (29.68%) GCP
4 235 (22.42%) Serverless
5 103 (9.83%) Amazon ECS
6 84 (8.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 83 (7.92%) Amazon EC2
7 83 (7.92%) Datadog
8 82 (7.82%) GitHub
9 79 (7.54%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 78 (7.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 63 (6.01%) Amazon S3
12 62 (5.92%) PaaS
13 61 (5.82%) AWS Lambda
14 59 (5.63%) Pulumi
15 52 (4.96%) SaaS
16 43 (4.10%) Slack
17 40 (3.82%) Amazon SQS
18 38 (3.63%) Amazon EKS
19 32 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (6.58%) HTTP
2 53 (5.06%) Firewall
3 44 (4.20%) DNS
4 38 (3.63%) TCP/IP
5 31 (2.96%) Calico
6 28 (2.67%) Broadband
7 23 (2.19%) Skype
7 23 (2.19%) VPN
8 22 (2.10%) SSL
9 19 (1.81%) Internet
10 18 (1.72%) MQTT
11 13 (1.24%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.86%) DHCP
13 8 (0.76%) Network Security
14 7 (0.67%) BGP
15 6 (0.57%) IPsec
16 5 (0.48%) MPLS
16 5 (0.48%) OpenVPN
16 5 (0.48%) OSPF
16 5 (0.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (16.89%) Redis
2 176 (16.79%) MySQL
3 155 (14.79%) PostgreSQL
4 139 (13.26%) SQL Server
5 131 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 95 (9.06%) MongoDB
7 81 (7.73%) Relational Database
8 71 (6.77%) RDBMS
9 64 (6.11%) Azure SQL Database
10 61 (5.82%) MariaDB
11 57 (5.44%) Big Data
12 45 (4.29%) Amazon Aurora
13 42 (4.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 28 (2.67%) BigQuery
15 26 (2.48%) Metadata
16 24 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
17 23 (2.19%) Couchbase
18 21 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
19 18 (1.72%) CockroachDB
20 15 (1.43%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 280 (26.72%) Jenkins
2 268 (25.57%) Git (software)
3 182 (17.37%) GitLab
4 149 (14.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 141 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 110 (10.50%) NUnit
7 109 (10.40%) JIRA
8 98 (9.35%) JMeter
9 87 (8.30%) Artifactory
10 83 (7.92%) Selenium
11 80 (7.63%) Cypress.io
12 67 (6.39%) Postman
13 65 (6.20%) Moq
14 48 (4.58%) Log4Net
15 41 (3.91%) TeamCity
16 40 (3.82%) Gradle
17 38 (3.63%) Sonatype Nexus
18 33 (3.15%) Cucumber
19 31 (2.96%) gulp
19 31 (2.96%) Protractor
General
1 248 (23.66%) Finance
2 178 (16.98%) Social Skills
3 62 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (5.53%) Banking
5 56 (5.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 35 (3.34%) Games
7 34 (3.24%) Law
8 32 (3.05%) Retail
9 21 (2.00%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.24%) Public Speaking
11 12 (1.15%) Marketing
11 12 (1.15%) Public Sector
12 10 (0.95%) Advertising
13 9 (0.86%) Documentation Skills
14 7 (0.67%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (0.38%) Automotive
15 4 (0.38%) iGaming
15 4 (0.38%) Legal
15 4 (0.38%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 323 (30.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 190 (18.13%) Developer
3 136 (12.98%) AWS Engineer
4 135 (12.88%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 131 (12.50%) Site Engineer
6 110 (10.50%) Software Engineer
7 105 (10.02%) Cloud Engineer
8 79 (7.54%) Platform Engineer
9 72 (6.87%) Azure Engineer
10 63 (6.01%) Senior Software Engineer
11 62 (5.92%) AWS DevOps
12 59 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
13 58 (5.53%) Senior Developer
14 57 (5.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 57 (5.44%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 52 (4.96%) .NET Developer
16 48 (4.58%) Azure DevOps
17 47 (4.48%) Java Engineer
18 42 (4.01%) Java Developer
19 41 (3.91%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (22.81%) .NET
2 210 (20.04%) Kafka
3 188 (17.94%) Elastic Stack
4 181 (17.27%) React
5 175 (16.70%) Web Services
6 151 (14.41%) Node.js
7 131 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
8 128 (12.21%) AngularJS
9 118 (11.26%) Spring
10 100 (9.54%) Spring Boot
11 99 (9.45%) REST
12 84 (8.02%) Jest
13 76 (7.25%) .NET Core
14 64 (6.11%) Enzyme
15 55 (5.25%) ARM Templates
16 48 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (4.58%) SignalR
17 47 (4.48%) CSS
17 47 (4.48%) HTML
18 46 (4.39%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.21%) Greenfield Project
2 55 (5.25%) Linux Command Line
3 52 (4.96%) Cloud Native
4 51 (4.87%) User Experience
5 47 (4.48%) Algorithms
6 34 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
7 32 (3.05%) Public Cloud
8 29 (2.77%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.67%) Mobile App
10 27 (2.58%) Client/Server
11 23 (2.19%) Data Centre
12 21 (2.00%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.62%) Robotics
14 16 (1.53%) Clustering
15 12 (1.15%) Social Media
16 11 (1.05%) Hedge funds
17 10 (0.95%) Blog
17 10 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
18 8 (0.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 308 (29.39%) Linux
2 150 (14.31%) Windows
3 43 (4.10%) Unix
4 33 (3.15%) Windows Server
5 28 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 26 (2.48%) Android
7 23 (2.19%) CentOS
8 15 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.05%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.48%) Debian
11 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.095%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.095%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (53.63%) DevOps
2 463 (44.18%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (31.77%) Microservices
4 313 (29.87%) Infrastructure as Code
5 291 (27.77%) Software Engineering
6 227 (21.66%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 223 (21.28%) TDD
8 160 (15.27%) Observability
9 152 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
10 148 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
11 147 (14.03%) Full Stack Development
12 141 (13.45%) Configuration Management
13 126 (12.02%) Scrum
14 121 (11.55%) Open Source
15 117 (11.16%) Asset Management
16 115 (10.97%) Deployment Automation
16 115 (10.97%) Unit Testing
17 111 (10.59%) Analytics
18 94 (8.97%) High Availability
19 80 (7.63%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 487 (46.47%) Python
2 392 (37.40%) Java
3 342 (32.63%) SQL
4 310 (29.58%) JavaScript
5 293 (27.96%) C#
6 275 (26.24%) Go
7 220 (20.99%) Bash Shell
8 209 (19.94%) PowerShell
9 179 (17.08%) TypeScript
10 125 (11.93%) Ruby
11 116 (11.07%) PHP
12 59 (5.63%) Groovy
13 51 (4.87%) Scala
14 43 (4.10%) Kotlin
15 39 (3.72%) Rust
16 27 (2.58%) C++
17 15 (1.43%) ES6
18 12 (1.15%) C
18 12 (1.15%) Perl
18 12 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (8.49%) Degree
2 45 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (3.24%) Security Cleared
4 31 (2.96%) OCP
4 31 (2.96%) Oracle Certification
5 26 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.53%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.29%) CCNA
9 3 (0.29%) CCNP
9 3 (0.29%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.19%) CCIE
10 2 (0.19%) CCIE Service Provider
10 2 (0.19%) JNCIE
10 2 (0.19%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.19%) RHCE
11 1 (0.095%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.02%) QA
2 50 (4.77%) SLA
3 26 (2.48%) GDPR
4 17 (1.62%) PSD2
5 10 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 565 (53.91%) Docker
2 45 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
3 29 (2.77%) Active Directory
4 21 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.05%) ISA Server
6 7 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.67%) iptables
7 6 (0.57%) LXC
8 5 (0.48%) Firmware
8 5 (0.48%) NFS
8 5 (0.48%) vSphere
9 4 (0.38%) KVM
10 3 (0.29%) Ceph
10 3 (0.29%) zsh
11 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.095%) pfSense
12 1 (0.095%) Squid
12 1 (0.095%) Varnish
12 1 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.095%) Xen
Systems Management
1 706 (67.37%) Kubernetes
2 641 (61.16%) Prometheus
3 506 (48.28%) Terraform
4 257 (24.52%) Ansible
5 165 (15.74%) Opscode Chef
6 156 (14.89%) Puppet
7 134 (12.79%) Kibana
8 94 (8.97%) Graphite
9 61 (5.82%) ZABBIX
10 56 (5.34%) Opsgenie
11 45 (4.29%) Nagios
12 40 (3.82%) logstash
13 36 (3.44%) Consul
14 33 (3.15%) Graylog
14 33 (3.15%) HAProxy
15 31 (2.96%) Istio
16 29 (2.77%) Packer
17 24 (2.29%) Pingdom
17 24 (2.29%) Rancher
18 23 (2.19%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 199 (18.99%) Google
2 108 (10.31%) New Relic
3 91 (8.68%) Splunk
4 64 (6.11%) Oracle
5 50 (4.77%) SaltStack
6 48 (4.58%) Microsoft
7 44 (4.20%) Dynatrace
8 33 (3.15%) VMware
9 27 (2.58%) Red Hat
10 23 (2.19%) PagerDuty
11 19 (1.81%) PayPal
12 14 (1.34%) ServiceNow
12 14 (1.34%) Sun
13 12 (1.15%) AppDynamics
14 11 (1.05%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.95%) Cisco
16 8 (0.76%) Cadence
16 8 (0.76%) LogicMonitor
17 7 (0.67%) Dell
18 6 (0.57%) Foundry