Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Istio
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 682 895 1117
Rank change year-on-year +213 +222 +71
Permanent jobs citing Istio 94 111 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.089% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.88% 0.70% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 64 71 11
Median annual salary £75,000 £85,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.93% +17.39%
10th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +21.74% -

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 10,690 15,971 17,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.38% 12.79% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,785 12,349 13,464
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 27 January 2021.

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 27 January 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 +244 90 £75,000 -11.76% 12
London +170 78 £76,250 -15.28% 10
UK excluding London +204 15 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Work from Home -66 7 £75,000 +7.14% 2
East of England +100 5 £73,750 +9.26%
South West +74 5 £76,250 +1.67% 1
Wales - 3 £60,000 -
Midlands - 2 £75,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 94 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 81 (86.17%) DevOps
3 73 (77.66%) Terraform
4 62 (65.96%) Docker
5 53 (56.38%) Go
5 53 (56.38%) Finance
6 49 (52.13%) Ansible
7 48 (51.06%) GCP
7 48 (51.06%) AWS
8 46 (48.94%) Puppet
8 46 (48.94%) Opscode Chef
9 40 (42.55%) Java
10 39 (41.49%) Configuration Management
10 39 (41.49%) AWS CloudFormation
11 38 (40.43%) Microservices
11 38 (40.43%) Banking
12 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (35.11%) Azure
13 33 (35.11%) Continuous Delivery
14 32 (34.04%) C#
15 29 (30.85%) TDD
15 29 (30.85%) Test Automation
15 29 (30.85%) Cloud Native
16 27 (28.72%) BDD
16 27 (28.72%) Linux
17 26 (27.66%) OO
17 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
18 25 (26.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 25 (26.60%) Selenium
18 25 (26.60%) SDLC

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 4 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 48 (51.06%) AWS
1 48 (51.06%) GCP
2 39 (41.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 33 (35.11%) Azure
4 23 (24.47%) Amazon EKS
5 16 (17.02%) Amazon ECS
6 9 (9.57%) Serverless
7 8 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (7.45%) Datadog
9 6 (6.38%) Stackdriver
10 4 (4.26%) GitHub
11 3 (3.19%) G Suite
12 2 (2.13%) Cloud Run
12 2 (2.13%) Kong
12 2 (2.13%) OpenShift
13 1 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (1.06%) Apigee
13 1 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (1.06%) Cloudflare
13 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) DNS
2 7 (7.45%) Firewall
3 6 (6.38%) VPN
4 2 (2.13%) DHCP
4 2 (2.13%) VLAN
5 1 (1.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) Big Data
2 7 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.38%) MySQL
4 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.26%) Blockchain
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.06%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 25 (26.60%) Selenium
2 24 (25.53%) Cucumber
3 15 (15.96%) GitLab
3 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.45%) Ant
4 7 (7.45%) Gradle
4 7 (7.45%) Maven
5 6 (6.38%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.19%) git-flow
7 2 (2.13%) JIRA
8 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.06%) Spinnaker
8 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (56.38%) Finance
2 38 (40.43%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Public Sector
4 5 (5.32%) Electronics
4 5 (5.32%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.32%) Marketing
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (59.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (19.15%) Senior DevOps
2 18 (19.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) Developer
4 7 (7.45%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (7.45%) Lead Developer
5 6 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
6 5 (5.32%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Blockchain Developer
7 4 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.26%) F# Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.19%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) Node.js
2 9 (9.57%) .NET
2 9 (9.57%) gRPC
2 9 (9.57%) Kafka
2 9 (9.57%) Protocol Buffers
3 8 (8.51%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) Akka.NET
4 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.26%) RESTful
5 3 (3.19%) .NET Core
5 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.19%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.19%) Vue.js
6 2 (2.13%) React
7 1 (1.06%) Akka
7 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (1.06%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.06%) SAML
7 1 (1.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Cloud Native
2 24 (25.53%) Social Network
3 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.26%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Linux
2 18 (19.15%) Unix
3 7 (7.45%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (86.17%) DevOps
2 39 (41.49%) Configuration Management
3 38 (40.43%) Microservices
4 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (35.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 29 (30.85%) TDD
6 29 (30.85%) Test Automation
7 27 (28.72%) BDD
8 26 (27.66%) OO
9 25 (26.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (26.60%) SDLC
10 24 (25.53%) Asset Management
10 24 (25.53%) Auto-Scaling
10 24 (25.53%) Machine Learning
10 24 (25.53%) Robotic Automation
10 24 (25.53%) Robotic Process Automation
11 18 (19.15%) Fintech
12 16 (17.02%) Software Engineering
13 15 (15.96%) Open Source
14 14 (14.89%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.38%) Go
2 40 (42.55%) Java
3 32 (34.04%) C#
4 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 18 (19.15%) Python
6 9 (9.57%) Scala
6 9 (9.57%) SQL
7 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.26%) F#
9 3 (3.19%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) C
10 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.26%) PhD
3 3 (3.19%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.06%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 62 (65.96%) Docker
2 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.38%) KVM
4 2 (2.13%) NFS
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 94 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 73 (77.66%) Terraform
3 49 (52.13%) Ansible
4 46 (48.94%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (48.94%) Puppet
5 24 (25.53%) Fortio
5 24 (25.53%) Kiali
6 21 (22.34%) Prometheus
7 15 (15.96%) Nagios
8 8 (8.51%) Grafana
9 4 (4.26%) Knative
10 3 (3.19%) linkerd
11 2 (2.13%) Argo
11 2 (2.13%) vCenter Server
12 1 (1.06%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) Dynatrace
2 14 (14.89%) Google
3 8 (8.51%) VMware
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.45%) SaltStack
5 6 (6.38%) Cisco
6 5 (5.32%) SAP
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle
8 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.13%) IBM
8 2 (2.13%) Red Hat