Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Istio
UK
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 699 1039 1185
Rank change year-on-year +340 +146 -
Permanent jobs citing Istio 62 67 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.097% 0.047% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 0.36% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 7
Median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% +21.05% -
10th Percentile £43,674 £25,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £95,250 £108,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +21.05% -

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 9,651 18,454 17,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.13% 12.95% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,713 14,015 14,189
Median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Istio in the UK

Istio
Top 10 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 11 August 2020. 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 +327 62 £67,500 +17.39% 7
London +207 46 £97,500 +18.18% 5
UK excluding London +280 15 £56,250 -2.17% 3
North of England +156 9 £43,674 -24.05% 1
North West +118 6 £43,674 -24.05%
South East +176 5 £62,500 +13.64%
Yorkshire - 2 £72,500 -
North East - 1 £52,500 - 1
South West - 1 - -
Work from Home - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 58 (93.55%) Kubernetes
2 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (77.42%) Java
4 46 (74.19%) Docker
5 45 (72.58%) DevOps
6 44 (70.97%) AWS
7 37 (59.68%) Finance
8 36 (58.06%) Azure
8 36 (58.06%) Terraform
9 35 (56.45%) Banking
10 34 (54.84%) Ansible
11 32 (51.61%) Configuration Management
12 31 (50.00%) JavaScript
12 31 (50.00%) C#
12 31 (50.00%) SDLC
13 28 (45.16%) BDD
13 28 (45.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (43.55%) GCP
15 26 (41.94%) Puppet
15 26 (41.94%) TDD
16 25 (40.32%) Machine Learning
16 25 (40.32%) Microservices
17 24 (38.71%) Asset Management
17 24 (38.71%) Social Network
17 24 (38.71%) Robotic Automation
17 24 (38.71%) Robotic Process Automation
18 23 (37.10%) Opscode Chef
18 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
19 21 (33.87%) Cucumber
19 21 (33.87%) Go

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 6 (9.68%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 44 (70.97%) AWS
2 36 (58.06%) Azure
3 27 (43.55%) GCP
4 21 (33.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (9.68%) Amazon EKS
5 6 (9.68%) Apigee
6 3 (4.84%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (4.84%) AWS Fargate
6 3 (4.84%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (4.84%) Serverless
6 3 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (3.23%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (3.23%) GitHub
8 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.61%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.61%) Route 53
8 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Firewall
1 6 (9.68%) Kerberos
2 4 (6.45%) DSL
2 4 (6.45%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.29%) Blockchain
2 7 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) Redis
4 4 (6.45%) MariaDB
4 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.61%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Cucumber
1 21 (33.87%) Selenium
2 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) GitLab
4 6 (9.68%) JIRA
5 4 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.84%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.61%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.61%) Travis CI
General
1 37 (59.68%) Finance
2 35 (56.45%) Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (22.58%) Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Security Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Blockchain Developer
6 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.68%) F# Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Mobile Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Digital Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps
10 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.61%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) React
3 9 (14.52%) RESTful
3 9 (14.52%) Spring
3 9 (14.52%) Web Services
4 8 (12.90%) GraphQL
5 6 (9.68%) Akka.NET
5 6 (9.68%) SAML
6 5 (8.06%) Node.js
6 5 (8.06%) Spring Boot
7 4 (6.45%) Apache Flex
7 4 (6.45%) gRPC
7 4 (6.45%) J2EE
7 4 (6.45%) JSP
7 4 (6.45%) Servlets
8 3 (4.84%) Micronaut
8 3 (4.84%) Spring Cloud
8 3 (4.84%) Spring WebFlux
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.61%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Social Network
2 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.29%) Renewable Energy
3 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (9.68%) Private Cloud
4 5 (8.06%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.23%) PKI
6 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (72.58%) DevOps
3 32 (51.61%) Configuration Management
4 31 (50.00%) SDLC
5 28 (45.16%) BDD
5 28 (45.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (41.94%) TDD
7 25 (40.32%) Machine Learning
7 25 (40.32%) Microservices
8 24 (38.71%) Asset Management
8 24 (38.71%) Robotic Automation
8 24 (38.71%) Robotic Process Automation
9 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
10 21 (33.87%) Auto-Scaling
10 21 (33.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (33.87%) OO
11 10 (16.13%) Coaching
12 8 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (12.90%) DevSecOps
12 8 (12.90%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) Java
2 31 (50.00%) C#
2 31 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.87%) Go
4 10 (16.13%) SQL
5 7 (11.29%) Java 8
5 7 (11.29%) Kotlin
6 6 (9.68%) F#
7 4 (6.45%) Erlang
7 4 (6.45%) Groovy
7 4 (6.45%) Haskell
7 4 (6.45%) Java 9
7 4 (6.45%) Rust
8 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Numerate Degree
2 7 (11.29%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 46 (74.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 58 (93.55%) Kubernetes
2 36 (58.06%) Terraform
3 34 (54.84%) Ansible
4 26 (41.94%) Puppet
5 23 (37.10%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.84%) linkerd
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Dell