Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Istio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Istio over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Istio
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 804 684 930
Rank change year-on-year -120 +246 +204
Permanent jobs citing Istio 250 92 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.19% 0.90% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 133 54 68
10th Percentile £53,750 £60,925 £50,625
25th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +25.93%
75th Percentile £90,000 £97,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £120,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% +13.04%

Istio 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 20,936 10,235 16,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.44% 16.49% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13,529 8,497 12,510
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £61,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% +4.35%
75th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

Istio
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Istio in the UK

Istio
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Istio in the UK

Istio
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Istio over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Istio in the UK

Istio
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Istio within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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 -104 225 £70,000 -9.68% 37
London -140 162 £90,000 +12.50% 20
UK excluding London -124 74 £65,000 -13.33% 19
Work from Home -185 28 £65,000 -10.34% 2
South East - 26 £70,000 - 6
Midlands -80 21 £55,000 -26.67% 4
East Midlands -42 19 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 14 £57,500 - 3
North of England - 9 £62,500 - 5
North West - 7 £62,216 - 3
Northern Ireland - 3 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands -63 2 £37,500 -50.00% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £62,500 - 1
South West -62 1 £80,000 +4.92%

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT jobs citing Istio 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 Istio.

1 249 (99.60%) Kubernetes
2 181 (72.40%) Docker
3 148 (59.20%) DevOps
4 122 (48.80%) AWS
5 118 (47.20%) Azure
6 108 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (42.80%) GCP
8 102 (40.80%) Terraform
9 96 (38.40%) Microservices
9 96 (38.40%) Java
10 91 (36.40%) Linux
11 89 (35.60%) Ansible
12 87 (34.80%) Jenkins
13 77 (30.80%) Finance
14 76 (30.40%) Git (software)
15 73 (29.20%) Infrastructure as Code
16 68 (27.20%) Prometheus
17 66 (26.40%) Python
18 64 (25.60%) Microsoft
19 61 (24.40%) GitLab
20 60 (24.00%) Node.js
21 58 (23.20%) Software Engineering
22 55 (22.00%) Google
23 53 (21.20%) Spring
24 51 (20.40%) MongoDB
24 51 (20.40%) Opscode Chef
25 50 (20.00%) Kafka
26 47 (18.80%) Serverless
26 47 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
27 43 (17.20%) JavaScript

Istio
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 19 (7.60%) Confluence
2 18 (7.20%) Apache Spark
3 15 (6.00%) Apache
4 14 (5.60%) nginx
5 6 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.00%) Camunda
6 5 (2.00%) CMS
6 5 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.20%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (1.20%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 122 (48.80%) AWS
2 118 (47.20%) Azure
3 107 (42.80%) GCP
4 47 (18.80%) Serverless
5 36 (14.40%) Amazon EKS
6 30 (12.00%) GitHub
7 27 (10.80%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (9.20%) AWS Lambda
9 21 (8.40%) OpenShift
10 20 (8.00%) npm
11 16 (6.40%) IaaS
11 16 (6.40%) Slack
12 15 (6.00%) PaaS
13 14 (5.60%) Kong
14 13 (5.20%) SaaS
15 11 (4.40%) Amazon S3
15 11 (4.40%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (4.40%) Nutanix
16 10 (4.00%) Azure Sentinel
16 10 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.20%) Firewall
2 16 (6.40%) DNS
3 5 (2.00%) HTTP
4 4 (1.60%) Broadband
4 4 (1.60%) DHCP
4 4 (1.60%) VLAN
5 3 (1.20%) SSL
6 2 (0.80%) Internet
7 1 (0.40%) DSL
7 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.40%) MongoDB
2 33 (13.20%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 27 (10.80%) MySQL
5 23 (9.20%) Amazon Redshift
6 21 (8.40%) BigQuery
7 16 (6.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (5.60%) Hazelcast
9 8 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (3.20%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.80%) Amazon Aurora
10 7 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.80%) Presto
11 6 (2.40%) Big Data
11 6 (2.40%) SQL Server
12 4 (1.60%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.60%) Redis
12 4 (1.60%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.20%) Blockchain
13 3 (1.20%) Cloud Spanner
Development Applications
1 87 (34.80%) Jenkins
2 76 (30.40%) Git (software)
3 61 (24.40%) GitLab
4 42 (16.80%) Maven
5 32 (12.80%) TeamCity
6 27 (10.80%) Selenium
7 23 (9.20%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (8.80%) GoCD
9 21 (8.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (8.00%) Artifactory
11 19 (7.60%) JIRA
12 17 (6.80%) Ant
12 17 (6.80%) CircleCI
12 17 (6.80%) Gradle
13 14 (5.60%) JMeter
13 14 (5.60%) Postman
14 13 (5.20%) Bitbucket
14 13 (5.20%) git-flow
14 13 (5.20%) PyCharm
15 11 (4.40%) Cucumber
General
1 77 (30.80%) Finance
2 42 (16.80%) Social Skills
3 29 (11.60%) Banking
4 17 (6.80%) Games
5 16 (6.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 11 (4.40%) Presentation Skills
7 10 (4.00%) Retail
8 7 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.40%) Law
10 5 (2.00%) Back Office
10 5 (2.00%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.60%) Automotive
11 4 (1.60%) Marketing
12 3 (1.20%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 86 (34.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (14.40%) Architect
3 22 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (8.40%) Developer
4 21 (8.40%) Senior DevOps
4 21 (8.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 19 (7.60%) Cloud Architect
5 19 (7.60%) Software Engineer
6 17 (6.80%) Security Architect
6 17 (6.80%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 16 (6.40%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (5.60%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.60%) Technical Leader
9 13 (5.20%) Kubernetes Architect
10 11 (4.40%) Azure Engineer
11 10 (4.00%) AWS Architect
11 10 (4.00%) Azure Architect
12 8 (3.20%) Java Engineer
12 8 (3.20%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (24.00%) Node.js
2 53 (21.20%) Spring
3 50 (20.00%) Kafka
4 41 (16.40%) React
5 38 (15.20%) Spring Boot
6 37 (14.80%) REST
7 30 (12.00%) Web Services
8 29 (11.60%) Apache Camel
9 26 (10.40%) AngularJS
10 20 (8.00%) Redux
11 17 (6.80%) Jest
11 17 (6.80%) Vue.js
12 16 (6.40%) Django
12 16 (6.40%) YAML
13 14 (5.60%) ARM Templates
13 14 (5.60%) JDBC
13 14 (5.60%) Spring MVC
13 14 (5.60%) Spring WebFlux
14 13 (5.20%) OAuth
15 12 (4.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.80%) Cloud Native
2 26 (10.40%) Public Cloud
3 24 (9.60%) Data Structures
4 15 (6.00%) Private Cloud
5 14 (5.60%) Online Games
6 13 (5.20%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (4.40%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.40%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.80%) User Experience
10 5 (2.00%) Social Network
11 4 (1.60%) Blog
11 4 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.60%) Marketing Technology
12 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.80%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (36.40%) Linux
2 27 (10.80%) Unix
3 23 (9.20%) Windows
4 9 (3.60%) CoreOS
5 7 (2.80%) Debian
6 5 (2.00%) zOS
7 4 (1.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (59.20%) DevOps
2 108 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (38.40%) Microservices
4 73 (29.20%) Infrastructure as Code
5 58 (23.20%) Software Engineering
6 47 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 39 (15.60%) TDD
9 38 (15.20%) Mentoring
10 35 (14.00%) Scrum
11 33 (13.20%) Continuous Delivery
12 25 (10.00%) Computer Science
13 24 (9.60%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 23 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 22 (8.80%) Front End Development
15 22 (8.80%) Open Source
16 20 (8.00%) DevSecOps
17 19 (7.60%) Load Balancing
18 18 (7.20%) Analytics
18 18 (7.20%) Observability
Programming Languages
1 96 (38.40%) Java
2 66 (26.40%) Python
3 43 (17.20%) JavaScript
4 40 (16.00%) Go
5 38 (15.20%) Groovy
6 36 (14.40%) PowerShell
7 29 (11.60%) SQL
8 26 (10.40%) Bash
9 15 (6.00%) Kotlin
10 14 (5.60%) Scala
11 10 (4.00%) Ruby
11 10 (4.00%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.00%) Java 11
12 5 (2.00%) Java 8
13 4 (1.60%) PHP
14 2 (0.80%) Lua
15 1 (0.40%) Bicep
15 1 (0.40%) C#
15 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (11.60%) Degree
2 18 (7.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 8 (3.20%) CCSP
3 8 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.20%) CISSP
3 8 (3.20%) GIAC
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.00%) QA
2 7 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.00%) Accessibility
3 5 (2.00%) WCAG
4 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 181 (72.40%) Docker
2 15 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.40%) KVM
4 4 (1.60%) NFS
4 4 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.40%) zsh
Systems Management
1 249 (99.60%) Kubernetes
2 102 (40.80%) Terraform
3 89 (35.60%) Ansible
4 68 (27.20%) Prometheus
5 51 (20.40%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (14.80%) Grafana
7 30 (12.00%) Puppet
8 14 (5.60%) linkerd
9 11 (4.40%) Consul
10 7 (2.80%) Knative
11 6 (2.40%) Galera Cluster
12 5 (2.00%) Fortio
12 5 (2.00%) kaniko
12 5 (2.00%) Kiali
13 4 (1.60%) Packer
13 4 (1.60%) vCenter Server
14 2 (0.80%) Fluentd
15 1 (0.40%) Kibana
15 1 (0.40%) Marathon
15 1 (0.40%) Mesos
Vendors
1 64 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 55 (22.00%) Google
3 16 (6.40%) Oracle
4 15 (6.00%) Splunk
4 15 (6.00%) VMware
5 11 (4.40%) Cisco
5 11 (4.40%) SaltStack
6 10 (4.00%) AppDynamics
7 9 (3.60%) IBM
7 9 (3.60%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.40%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.00%) Confluent
10 3 (1.20%) Dynatrace
10 3 (1.20%) LexisNexis
10 3 (1.20%) Teradata
11 2 (0.80%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.40%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.40%) New Relic
12 1 (0.40%) Reuters