Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grafana
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 445 627 808
Rank change year-on-year +182 +181 +226
Permanent jobs citing Grafana 481 378 325
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.55% 2.53% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 375 237 241
10th Percentile £50,500 £42,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +29.41%

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 13,535 14,938 17,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 13.12% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,834 11,797 13,959
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,764 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +166 462 £70,000 - 109
London +98 264 £77,500 - 54
UK excluding London +198 201 £60,000 +14.29% 61
North of England +107 86 £60,000 +14.29% 13
Work from Home -63 75 £65,000 -7.14% 28
Yorkshire +60 60 £60,000 +69.01% 5
South East +99 53 £67,500 +25.58% 15
North West +47 26 £60,000 +14.29% 7
South West +36 22 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Midlands +44 21 £65,000 +8.33% 11
West Midlands +33 21 £65,000 +8.33% 11
East of England +57 7 £51,000 +36.00% 12
Scotland +13 7 £82,500 +43.48% 6
Northern Ireland - 5 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 367 (76.30%) Prometheus
2 352 (73.18%) DevOps
3 330 (68.61%) Kubernetes
4 302 (62.79%) Terraform
5 288 (59.88%) Python
6 284 (59.04%) Docker
7 273 (56.76%) AWS
8 212 (44.07%) Jenkins
9 207 (43.04%) Ansible
10 204 (42.41%) Azure
11 203 (42.20%) Infrastructure as Code
12 180 (37.42%) Linux
13 169 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
14 159 (33.06%) Microservices
15 148 (30.77%) Java
16 147 (30.56%) Go
17 141 (29.31%) Configuration Management
18 136 (28.27%) Puppet
19 133 (27.65%) Bash Shell
20 126 (26.20%) SQL
21 113 (23.49%) PostgreSQL
21 113 (23.49%) GitLab
22 111 (23.08%) PowerShell
23 106 (22.04%) C#
24 103 (21.41%) Elastic Stack
25 99 (20.58%) Ruby
26 98 (20.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
27 95 (19.75%) Datadog
28 92 (19.13%) Finance
29 89 (18.50%) Analytics

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 56 (11.64%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (5.82%) Apache
3 14 (2.91%) nginx
4 13 (2.70%) Apache Airflow
5 9 (1.87%) Confluence
6 6 (1.25%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.04%) Apache Pulsar
7 5 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.04%) GemFire
8 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.21%) Apache TomEE
9 1 (0.21%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) JBoss
9 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 273 (56.76%) AWS
2 204 (42.41%) Azure
3 95 (19.75%) Datadog
4 79 (16.42%) Serverless
5 67 (13.93%) GCP
6 65 (13.51%) Amazon EKS
7 54 (11.23%) Pulumi
8 46 (9.56%) Amazon EC2
9 41 (8.52%) GitHub
10 40 (8.32%) Amazon ECS
11 32 (6.65%) AWS Lambda
12 29 (6.03%) Amazon S3
13 28 (5.82%) PaaS
14 26 (5.41%) IaaS
15 25 (5.20%) Cloud Computing
16 24 (4.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 24 (4.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 21 (4.37%) Amazon SQS
18 19 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
19 16 (3.33%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.57%) Firewall
2 20 (4.16%) Network Security
3 15 (3.12%) DHCP
3 15 (3.12%) DNS
3 15 (3.12%) VPN
4 13 (2.70%) IPsec
5 10 (2.08%) HTTP
5 10 (2.08%) OpenVPN
5 10 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.66%) FTP
7 7 (1.46%) BGP
7 7 (1.46%) SNMP
8 5 (1.04%) Broadband
8 5 (1.04%) Calico
8 5 (1.04%) HTTPS
8 5 (1.04%) IPv6
8 5 (1.04%) Wireless
9 4 (0.83%) 4G
9 4 (0.83%) 5G
9 4 (0.83%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (23.49%) PostgreSQL
2 87 (18.09%) MySQL
3 79 (16.42%) MongoDB
3 79 (16.42%) Redis
4 64 (13.31%) Cosmos DB
5 60 (12.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 55 (11.43%) MariaDB
7 43 (8.94%) NoSQL
8 37 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 32 (6.65%) Big Data
10 30 (6.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 26 (5.41%) InfluxDB
12 17 (3.53%) BigQuery
13 16 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (3.12%) Amazon RDS
15 12 (2.49%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.49%) Relational Database
16 9 (1.87%) Data Lake
17 8 (1.66%) Event Store
18 7 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 212 (44.07%) Jenkins
2 113 (23.49%) GitLab
3 74 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 53 (11.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 52 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 48 (9.98%) Artifactory
7 44 (9.15%) SonarQube
8 22 (4.57%) JIRA
9 12 (2.49%) Gradle
9 12 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (2.29%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.08%) Selenium
11 10 (2.08%) Subversion
12 8 (1.66%) Maven
12 8 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (1.66%) Vagrant
13 7 (1.46%) CircleCI
13 7 (1.46%) Hudson
13 7 (1.46%) MSBuild
13 7 (1.46%) Travis CI
General
1 92 (19.13%) Finance
2 36 (7.48%) Games
3 26 (5.41%) Public Sector
4 19 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.33%) Marketing
6 9 (1.87%) Banking
7 7 (1.46%) Automotive
7 7 (1.46%) Electronics
7 7 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.25%) Retail
9 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.04%) Law
10 4 (0.83%) Advertising
10 4 (0.83%) Billing
10 4 (0.83%) Legal
11 2 (0.42%) Front Office
11 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.21%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 211 (43.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 84 (17.46%) Azure Engineer
3 73 (15.18%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 68 (14.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 66 (13.72%) AWS Engineer
6 58 (12.06%) Site Engineer
7 52 (10.81%) Azure DevOps
7 52 (10.81%) Platform Engineer
8 41 (8.52%) Developer
8 41 (8.52%) Python Engineer
9 38 (7.90%) Senior DevOps
10 37 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 31 (6.44%) Cloud Engineer
12 27 (5.61%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 21 (4.37%) Data Engineer
14 17 (3.53%) Administrator
14 17 (3.53%) Analyst
15 16 (3.33%) Applications Support
15 16 (3.33%) AWS DevOps
15 16 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (21.41%) Elastic Stack
2 55 (11.43%) .NET
3 48 (9.98%) Kafka
4 37 (7.69%) Web Services
5 31 (6.44%) React
6 28 (5.82%) REST
7 24 (4.99%) Node.js
8 20 (4.16%) Spring
9 15 (3.12%) ActiveMQ
9 15 (3.12%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (2.91%) RESTful
11 13 (2.70%) AngularJS
11 13 (2.70%) Redux
12 12 (2.49%) .NET Core
12 12 (2.49%) COM
13 11 (2.29%) Akka
13 11 (2.29%) Apache Beam
14 9 (1.87%) ADO
14 9 (1.87%) Django
14 9 (1.87%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.68%) Linux Command Line
2 51 (10.60%) Cloud Native
3 48 (9.98%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (1.87%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.66%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.46%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.46%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.25%) Clustering
11 6 (1.25%) Cyberattack
11 6 (1.25%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.83%) PKI
12 4 (0.83%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.83%) Replication
13 2 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 180 (37.42%) Linux
2 64 (13.31%) Windows
3 47 (9.77%) CentOS
4 43 (8.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (5.41%) Unix
6 14 (2.91%) Windows Server 2016
6 14 (2.91%) Windows Server 2019
7 9 (1.87%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.66%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.04%) Debian
10 2 (0.42%) Android
10 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.42%) VMS
11 1 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (73.18%) DevOps
2 203 (42.20%) Infrastructure as Code
3 169 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (33.06%) Microservices
5 141 (29.31%) Configuration Management
6 98 (20.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 89 (18.50%) Analytics
8 85 (17.67%) Problem-Solving
9 81 (16.84%) Continuous Integration
10 70 (14.55%) Open Source
11 66 (13.72%) Continuous Delivery
12 61 (12.68%) Observability
13 56 (11.64%) Deployment Automation
14 55 (11.43%) Software Engineering
15 53 (11.02%) High Availability
16 52 (10.81%) Machine Learning
16 52 (10.81%) Web Application Development
17 45 (9.36%) Data Science
18 44 (9.15%) Artificial Intelligence
18 44 (9.15%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 288 (59.88%) Python
2 148 (30.77%) Java
3 147 (30.56%) Go
4 133 (27.65%) Bash Shell
5 126 (26.20%) SQL
6 111 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 106 (22.04%) C#
8 99 (20.58%) Ruby
9 88 (18.30%) JavaScript
10 75 (15.59%) TypeScript
11 55 (11.43%) PHP
12 54 (11.23%) Groovy
13 21 (4.37%) Scala
14 19 (3.95%) Shell Script
15 10 (2.08%) C++
16 9 (1.87%) Rust
17 8 (1.66%) Perl
18 7 (1.46%) F#
19 6 (1.25%) T-SQL
19 6 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 50 (10.40%) Security Cleared
2 38 (7.90%) SC Cleared
3 26 (5.41%) AWS Certification
4 25 (5.20%) Degree
5 20 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (2.91%) RHCE
6 14 (2.91%) RHCSA
7 9 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.04%) OCP
8 5 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.42%) CCIE
10 2 (0.42%) CCNP
10 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.70%) QA
2 11 (2.29%) GDPR
3 6 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 284 (59.04%) Docker
2 26 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (4.78%) Active Directory
4 20 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.46%) LXC
6 5 (1.04%) iptables
6 5 (1.04%) Postfix
7 3 (0.62%) NFS
8 2 (0.42%) Firmware
8 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.42%) vSphere
9 1 (0.21%) Ceph
9 1 (0.21%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 367 (76.30%) Prometheus
2 330 (68.61%) Kubernetes
3 302 (62.79%) Terraform
4 207 (43.04%) Ansible
5 136 (28.27%) Puppet
6 82 (17.05%) Opscode Chef
7 61 (12.68%) Graphite
8 55 (11.43%) Packer
9 47 (9.77%) Consul
10 31 (6.44%) Docker Swarm
10 31 (6.44%) Kibana
11 25 (5.20%) Nagios
12 24 (4.99%) Opsview
13 17 (3.53%) Graylog
14 15 (3.12%) ZABBIX
15 14 (2.91%) Icinga
16 9 (1.87%) HAProxy
16 9 (1.87%) Istio
17 8 (1.66%) Salt
18 7 (1.46%) logstash
Vendors
1 56 (11.64%) New Relic
2 52 (10.81%) SaltStack
3 46 (9.56%) Microsoft
4 43 (8.94%) Splunk
5 29 (6.03%) Google
6 26 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 22 (4.57%) Oracle
8 20 (4.16%) VMware
9 13 (2.70%) Atlassian
9 13 (2.70%) ServiceNow
10 12 (2.49%) IBM
11 7 (1.46%) SAP
12 6 (1.25%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.04%) Lets Encrypt
13 5 (1.04%) PayPal
14 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.62%) Cisco
15 3 (0.62%) Informatica
15 3 (0.62%) PagerDuty
16 2 (0.42%) Confluent