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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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Istio
UK
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 779 731 802
Rank change year-on-year -48 +71 +270
Permanent jobs citing Istio 520 231 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.22% 0.073%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.64% 1.29% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 184 143 34
10th Percentile £39,905 £36,250 £43,674
25th Percentile £56,219 £39,181 £56,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £54,000 £71,250
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -24.21% +23.91%
75th Percentile £90,000 £79,813 £92,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £160,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +19.05% -6.67% -2.17%

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 31,801 17,962 11,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.94% 17.02% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14,216 12,293 9,148
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.92% +4.00% +6.84%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -

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 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Istio in the UK

Istio
Top 17 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 28 June 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
Jobs
England -32 446 £67,500 +25.00% 20
London -53 340 £82,500 +3.13% 7
Work from Home -241 165 £70,000 +29.63% 11
UK excluding London -106 107 £62,500 +19.05% 12
North of England -119 54 £58,668 +36.28% 5
North West -50 46 £56,200 +30.54% 4
South East - 18 £70,000 - 1
Midlands -51 15 £45,488 -
West Midlands - 10 £45,488 -
Scotland -52 8 £61,250 -1.21%
Yorkshire -69 8 £67,500 +56.79% 1
East Midlands -24 5 £71,250 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £57,500 -
East of England -72 3 £62,500 -15.25% 4
South West - 3 £90,000 - 2
Wales -26 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Isle of Man - 1 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 472 (90.77%) Kubernetes
2 401 (77.12%) DevOps
3 349 (67.12%) Docker
4 321 (61.73%) Agile
5 297 (57.12%) CI/CD
6 280 (53.85%) Azure
7 277 (53.27%) Terraform
8 272 (52.31%) AWS
9 239 (45.96%) Git (software)
10 233 (44.81%) Banking
11 228 (43.85%) Jenkins
12 219 (42.12%) Microservices
13 218 (41.92%) Ansible
14 217 (41.73%) Python
15 200 (38.46%) Java
16 188 (36.15%) Kafka
17 185 (35.58%) GCP
18 164 (31.54%) Finance
19 159 (30.58%) Infrastructure as Code
20 153 (29.42%) Linux
21 139 (26.73%) Go
22 138 (26.54%) JavaScript
23 137 (26.35%) Software Engineering
24 132 (25.38%) Serverless
25 121 (23.27%) Observability
25 121 (23.27%) Grafana
25 121 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
26 119 (22.88%) React
27 118 (22.69%) Azure DevOps
28 115 (22.12%) Groovy

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 62 (11.92%) Confluence
2 24 (4.62%) Camunda
2 24 (4.62%) CMS
2 24 (4.62%) Oracle Workflow
3 19 (3.65%) Hyperledger
4 12 (2.31%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.92%) Apache
6 5 (0.96%) nginx
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.38%) Traefik
7 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 24 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (3.65%) R3 Corda
3 14 (2.69%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 280 (53.85%) Azure
2 272 (52.31%) AWS
3 185 (35.58%) GCP
4 132 (25.38%) Serverless
5 118 (22.69%) Azure DevOps
6 100 (19.23%) Amazon EKS
7 73 (14.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 72 (13.85%) AWS Lambda
9 69 (13.27%) Amazon EC2
10 67 (12.88%) Azure AKS
11 59 (11.35%) PaaS
12 56 (10.77%) Cloud Computing
13 55 (10.58%) IaaS
14 53 (10.19%) Kong
15 44 (8.46%) GitHub
16 42 (8.08%) Datadog
16 42 (8.08%) npm
17 26 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
18 25 (4.81%) SaaS
19 16 (3.08%) Google Kubernetes Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.31%) Internet
2 11 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.73%) Firewall
4 7 (1.35%) DNS
5 5 (0.96%) PPP
6 4 (0.77%) DHCP
6 4 (0.77%) VLAN
7 3 (0.58%) Broadband
7 3 (0.58%) DSL
7 3 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.38%) Calico
8 2 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (15.19%) MongoDB
2 56 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (8.46%) MySQL
4 31 (5.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (4.42%) Relational Database
6 21 (4.04%) Neo4j
6 21 (4.04%) NoSQL
7 20 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (3.65%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (2.88%) SQL Server
10 13 (2.50%) DynamoDB
11 12 (2.31%) Hadoop
12 11 (2.12%) Amazon Aurora
12 11 (2.12%) Big Data
13 9 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (1.54%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.35%) DataStage
15 7 (1.35%) DB2
15 7 (1.35%) IBM InfoSphere
15 7 (1.35%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 239 (45.96%) Git (software)
2 228 (43.85%) Jenkins
3 71 (13.65%) GitLab
4 62 (11.92%) JIRA
5 60 (11.54%) Selenium
6 56 (10.77%) CircleCI
7 50 (9.62%) GoCD
8 47 (9.04%) Cucumber
9 35 (6.73%) Jaeger
10 31 (5.96%) Sonatype Nexus
11 30 (5.77%) Maven
12 28 (5.38%) Bitbucket
13 25 (4.81%) SonarQube
14 20 (3.85%) TeamCity
15 14 (2.69%) Artifactory
16 11 (2.12%) git-flow
17 9 (1.73%) IBM UrbanCode
17 9 (1.73%) Spinnaker
18 8 (1.54%) JUnit
19 7 (1.35%) PyCharm
General
1 233 (44.81%) Banking
2 164 (31.54%) Finance
3 97 (18.65%) Social Skills
4 74 (14.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 58 (11.15%) Retail
6 33 (6.35%) Retail Banking
7 24 (4.62%) Presentation Skills
8 22 (4.23%) Financial Institution
9 17 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.50%) Games
11 12 (2.31%) Influencing Skills
12 8 (1.54%) Russian Language
13 6 (1.15%) Law
14 5 (0.96%) Front Office
14 5 (0.96%) Police
15 4 (0.77%) Automotive
16 3 (0.58%) Back Office
17 2 (0.38%) Public Sector
18 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 201 (38.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 74 (14.23%) Software Engineer
3 56 (10.77%) Senior DevOps
3 56 (10.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 49 (9.42%) Cloud Engineer
5 46 (8.85%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 35 (6.73%) Developer
7 33 (6.35%) Architect
8 31 (5.96%) Platform Engineer
8 31 (5.96%) Site Engineer
9 28 (5.38%) Java Engineer
10 27 (5.19%) Engineering Manager
11 24 (4.62%) DevOps Manager
12 23 (4.42%) Azure Engineer
12 23 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (4.04%) Senior Developer
14 20 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
14 20 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 19 (3.65%) Consultant
16 16 (3.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (36.15%) Kafka
2 119 (22.88%) React
3 94 (18.08%) Node.js
4 89 (17.12%) Spring Boot
5 86 (16.54%) Spring
6 55 (10.58%) RESTful
7 46 (8.85%) REST
8 36 (6.92%) AngularJS
9 35 (6.73%) OpenTelemetry
10 34 (6.54%) gRPC
11 31 (5.96%) Web Services
12 30 (5.77%) Material-UI
13 26 (5.00%) Apache Camel
14 25 (4.81%) Grails
14 25 (4.81%) JPA
14 25 (4.81%) Spring Cloud
15 24 (4.62%) GraphQL
15 24 (4.62%) Spring Integration
15 24 (4.62%) Spring Security
16 19 (3.65%) JWT
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.46%) Public Cloud
2 63 (12.12%) Cloud Native
3 60 (11.54%) Private Cloud
4 44 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (8.46%) Social Network
5 41 (7.88%) Algorithms
6 37 (7.12%) Data Structures
7 19 (3.65%) Blockchain
8 14 (2.69%) SWIFT
9 13 (2.50%) Data Centre
10 11 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.54%) Sports Betting
12 7 (1.35%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.15%) Legacy Applications
14 5 (0.96%) Equities
14 5 (0.96%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.96%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.96%) User Experience
15 3 (0.58%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 153 (29.42%) Linux
2 35 (6.73%) Unix
3 19 (3.65%) Windows
4 15 (2.88%) CoreOS
5 13 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.54%) Debian
7 7 (1.35%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.38%) SUSE
10 1 (0.19%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (77.12%) DevOps
2 321 (61.73%) Agile
3 297 (57.12%) CI/CD
4 219 (42.12%) Microservices
5 159 (30.58%) Infrastructure as Code
6 137 (26.35%) Software Engineering
7 121 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
7 121 (23.27%) Observability
8 106 (20.38%) TDD
9 103 (19.81%) SDLC
10 98 (18.85%) Test Automation
11 83 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
12 82 (15.77%) Machine Learning
13 76 (14.62%) Mentoring
14 71 (13.65%) Full Stack Development
15 70 (13.46%) BDD
15 70 (13.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 69 (13.27%) Configuration Management
17 60 (11.54%) Asset Management
18 56 (10.77%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 217 (41.73%) Python
2 200 (38.46%) Java
3 139 (26.73%) Go
4 138 (26.54%) JavaScript
5 115 (22.12%) Groovy
6 111 (21.35%) Bash
7 58 (11.15%) PowerShell
8 38 (7.31%) SQL
9 36 (6.92%) Scala
10 27 (5.19%) Kotlin
11 19 (3.65%) C++
12 18 (3.46%) Shell Script
13 16 (3.08%) C#
14 15 (2.88%) Ruby
15 14 (2.69%) DAML
16 12 (2.31%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.96%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.58%) C
19 1 (0.19%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 52 (10.00%) Degree
2 6 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (1.15%) DV Cleared
2 6 (1.15%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (0.58%) CCSP
4 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.58%) CISSP
4 3 (0.58%) GIAC
5 2 (0.38%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.38%) CREST Certified
5 2 (0.38%) OSCP
5 2 (0.38%) SANS
6 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.12%) QA
2 10 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.96%) FedRAMP
3 5 (0.96%) GDPR
3 5 (0.96%) NIST
4 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 349 (67.12%) Docker
2 6 (1.15%) LXC
2 6 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.96%) Ceph
4 4 (0.77%) NFS
4 4 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.77%) vSphere
5 2 (0.38%) flannel
5 2 (0.38%) Gluster
5 2 (0.38%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 472 (90.77%) Kubernetes
2 277 (53.27%) Terraform
3 218 (41.92%) Ansible
4 121 (23.27%) Grafana
5 99 (19.04%) Prometheus
6 65 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 57 (10.96%) Puppet
8 45 (8.65%) Fortio
8 45 (8.65%) Kiali
9 20 (3.85%) Consul
9 20 (3.85%) Kubeflow
10 14 (2.69%) linkerd
11 13 (2.50%) Packer
12 8 (1.54%) Fluentd
12 8 (1.54%) Kustomize
12 8 (1.54%) Rancher
13 6 (1.15%) Argo
13 6 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.96%) Cilium
15 4 (0.77%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 71 (13.65%) Splunk
2 52 (10.00%) AppDynamics
3 50 (9.62%) ServiceNow
4 49 (9.42%) Google
5 41 (7.88%) Oracle
6 37 (7.12%) Microsoft
7 28 (5.38%) IBM
8 25 (4.81%) Confluent
9 20 (3.85%) Dynatrace
9 20 (3.85%) VMware
10 10 (1.92%) New Relic
11 8 (1.54%) PagerDuty
12 7 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.35%) Teradata
13 6 (1.15%) Cadence
14 5 (0.96%) Ab Initio
15 4 (0.77%) LexisNexis
16 3 (0.58%) F5
17 2 (0.38%) EMC
17 2 (0.38%) NetApp