Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Istio
UK
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 815 1090 1205
Rank change year-on-year +275 +115 -
Permanent jobs citing Istio 61 32 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.022% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 0.18% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 3
Median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -32.50% -
10th Percentile £43,674 £50,500 £63,000
90th Percentile £160,000 £96,000 £116,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -

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 12,280 17,959 17,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.70% 12.41% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9,604 13,811 13,581
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £34,721 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +250 61 £75,000 +11.11% 2
London +175 46 £90,000 +25.44% 2
UK excluding London +186 15 £60,000 +4.35%
North of England +120 9 £43,674 -24.05%
North West +78 6 £43,674 -24.05%
South East +125 5 £62,500 +13.64%
Yorkshire - 2 £72,500 -
Work from Home +43 1 £80,000 +16.79%
East of England - 1 £70,000 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 57 (93.44%) Kubernetes
2 46 (75.41%) Docker
3 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (72.13%) AWS
5 41 (67.21%) Java
6 40 (65.57%) DevOps
7 38 (62.30%) Azure
8 32 (52.46%) Ansible
9 31 (50.82%) Terraform
10 30 (49.18%) GCP
11 28 (45.90%) Finance
12 25 (40.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (40.98%) Configuration Management
13 24 (39.34%) Banking
13 24 (39.34%) Machine Learning
13 24 (39.34%) Puppet
13 24 (39.34%) Microservices
14 23 (37.70%) BDD
15 21 (34.43%) TDD
16 19 (31.15%) C#
16 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
17 18 (29.51%) Social Network
17 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
17 18 (29.51%) Spring
17 18 (29.51%) Asset Management
17 18 (29.51%) Robotic Automation
17 18 (29.51%) Robotic Process Automation
17 18 (29.51%) SDLC
18 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
19 15 (24.59%) AWS CloudFormation

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 (9.84%) Confluence
2 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.64%) OpenWhisk
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 44 (72.13%) AWS
2 38 (62.30%) Azure
3 30 (49.18%) GCP
4 15 (24.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (13.11%) Amazon EKS
6 6 (9.84%) Amazon Kinesis
6 6 (9.84%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (9.84%) AWS Fargate
6 6 (9.84%) Serverless
7 5 (8.20%) Amazon ECS
7 5 (8.20%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (6.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (4.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (4.92%) GitHub
10 2 (3.28%) Akamai
10 2 (3.28%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (3.28%) Kong
10 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) DSL
1 4 (6.56%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (3.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Redis
2 10 (16.39%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (9.84%) Hazelcast
5 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.20%) Blockchain
6 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.56%) MariaDB
7 4 (6.56%) MySQL
8 3 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.64%) Big Data
9 1 (1.64%) Flink
9 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.64%) InfluxDB
9 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.64%) Presto
9 1 (1.64%) Stardog
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Cucumber
1 14 (22.95%) Selenium
2 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (11.48%) GitLab
4 7 (11.48%) JIRA
5 4 (6.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.92%) CircleCI
7 2 (3.28%) Gradle
7 2 (3.28%) Spinnaker
7 2 (3.28%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Legal
4 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Data Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Blockchain Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Digital Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Blockchain Lead
7 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Cloud Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Data Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (3.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) Spring
2 15 (24.59%) Spring Boot
3 13 (21.31%) RESTful
4 10 (16.39%) GraphQL
5 8 (13.11%) Node.js
6 7 (11.48%) Kafka
6 7 (11.48%) Web Services
7 6 (9.84%) Memcached
8 5 (8.20%) gRPC
8 5 (8.20%) RxJava
9 4 (6.56%) .NET
9 4 (6.56%) Akka
9 4 (6.56%) Apache Flex
9 4 (6.56%) J2EE
9 4 (6.56%) JSP
9 4 (6.56%) React
9 4 (6.56%) Servlets
9 4 (6.56%) Spring Security
10 3 (4.92%) Spring Cloud
10 3 (4.92%) Spring WebFlux
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Social Network
2 10 (16.39%) Cloud Native
3 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.84%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (9.84%) Private Cloud
4 5 (8.20%) Renewable Energy
5 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.56%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) PKI
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (65.57%) DevOps
3 25 (40.98%) Configuration Management
3 25 (40.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 24 (39.34%) Machine Learning
4 24 (39.34%) Microservices
5 23 (37.70%) BDD
6 21 (34.43%) TDD
7 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
8 18 (29.51%) Asset Management
8 18 (29.51%) Robotic Automation
8 18 (29.51%) Robotic Process Automation
8 18 (29.51%) SDLC
9 14 (22.95%) Auto-Scaling
9 14 (22.95%) Coaching
9 14 (22.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (22.95%) OO
10 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
11 9 (14.75%) Cryptography
12 8 (13.11%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) Java
2 19 (31.15%) C#
3 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.95%) Go
5 8 (13.11%) Scala
6 7 (11.48%) Java 8
6 7 (11.48%) Kotlin
6 7 (11.48%) Python
7 6 (9.84%) Groovy
7 6 (9.84%) SQL
8 4 (6.56%) Erlang
8 4 (6.56%) Haskell
8 4 (6.56%) Java 9
8 4 (6.56%) Rust
9 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (8.20%) PhD
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 46 (75.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) Alluxio
2 1 (1.64%) Ceph
2 1 (1.64%) etcd
2 1 (1.64%) Gluster
2 1 (1.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 57 (93.44%) Kubernetes
2 32 (52.46%) Ansible
3 31 (50.82%) Terraform
4 24 (39.34%) Puppet
5 17 (27.87%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (13.11%) linkerd
7 2 (3.28%) Grafana
7 2 (3.28%) Kibana
8 1 (1.64%) Knative
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) NetApp
3 2 (3.28%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.64%) Dell
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Splunk
4 1 (1.64%) Talend