Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Istio
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 673 895 1116
Rank change year-on-year +222 +221 +98
Permanent jobs citing Istio 165 90 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.079% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.22% 0.60% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 129 52 10
10th Percentile £36,250 £43,674 £63,750
25th Percentile £40,500 £60,000 £65,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £78,750 £71,750
Median % change year-on-year -31.43% +9.76% -8.89%
75th Percentile £77,500 £95,000 £83,125
90th Percentile £98,000 £117,950 £96,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -11.11% +17.39%

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 13,535 14,938 17,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 13.12% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,834 11,797 13,959
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,764 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Istio in the UK

Istio
Top 11 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 13 April 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 +188 160 £54,000 -31.43% 19
London +128 93 £75,000 -16.67% 14
Work from Home -43 79 £54,000 -22.86% 4
UK excluding London +163 70 £54,000 -10.00% 7
North of England +103 64 £52,500 +20.21% 1
Yorkshire - 28 £52,500 - 1
North West +56 24 £45,750 +4.75%
North East +28 14 £52,500 -
Wales - 3 £60,000 -
East of England +58 2 £73,750 +5.36% 2
South West - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 147 (89.09%) DevOps
3 134 (81.21%) Terraform
4 114 (69.09%) AWS
5 107 (64.85%) Azure
6 90 (54.55%) Linux
7 82 (49.70%) Git (software)
8 79 (47.88%) GitLab
9 77 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (42.42%) Docker
11 67 (40.61%) SC Cleared
11 67 (40.61%) Security Cleared
12 66 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
12 66 (40.00%) Decision-Making
13 60 (36.36%) GCP
14 55 (33.33%) Finance
15 45 (27.27%) Go
16 44 (26.67%) Ansible
17 43 (26.06%) Microservices
18 42 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
18 42 (25.45%) Puppet
19 39 (23.64%) Mentoring
20 36 (21.82%) Target Operating Model
21 35 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
21 35 (21.21%) Configuration Management
22 34 (20.61%) Java
23 32 (19.39%) Test Automation
23 32 (19.39%) Coaching
24 31 (18.79%) JavaScript
25 30 (18.18%) Technical Leadership

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 (2.42%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.61%) nginx
2 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.61%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 114 (69.09%) AWS
2 107 (64.85%) Azure
3 60 (36.36%) GCP
4 35 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (10.91%) Amazon EKS
6 12 (7.27%) Serverless
7 11 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
8 10 (6.06%) Kong
9 8 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (4.24%) Datadog
10 7 (4.24%) GitHub
11 6 (3.64%) Stackdriver
12 5 (3.03%) OpenShift
13 4 (2.42%) PaaS
14 3 (1.82%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (1.82%) Cloud Run
14 3 (1.82%) Google Workspace
14 3 (1.82%) SaaS
15 2 (1.21%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.67%) DNS
2 7 (4.24%) Firewall
3 6 (3.64%) VPN
4 2 (1.21%) DHCP
4 2 (1.21%) VLAN
5 1 (0.61%) Calico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.24%) MySQL
3 6 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.42%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (2.42%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (2.42%) Presto
5 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.61%) Redis
7 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 82 (49.70%) Git (software)
2 79 (47.88%) GitLab
3 21 (12.73%) Cucumber
3 21 (12.73%) Selenium
4 16 (9.70%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.24%) Ant
5 7 (4.24%) Gradle
5 7 (4.24%) Maven
6 6 (3.64%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.64%) git-flow
6 6 (3.64%) JIRA
7 5 (3.03%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.42%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.21%) Cypress.io
9 2 (1.21%) Postman
9 2 (1.21%) Spinnaker
10 1 (0.61%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 55 (33.33%) Finance
2 27 (16.36%) Banking
3 13 (7.88%) Electronics
3 13 (7.88%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.88%) Marketing
3 13 (7.88%) Public Sector
3 13 (7.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.42%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.21%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 118 (71.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 49 (29.70%) Senior DevOps
3 44 (26.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 13 (7.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (4.85%) Software Engineer
6 7 (4.24%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (4.24%) Consultant
6 7 (4.24%) Platform Engineer
7 6 (3.64%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (3.64%) Azure Software Engineer
7 6 (3.64%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (3.64%) Lead Software Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) DevOps Consultant
8 5 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 5 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Consultant
9 4 (2.42%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (2.42%) Developer
9 4 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (1.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.88%) Kafka
1 13 (7.88%) Node.js
2 9 (5.45%) Web Services
3 8 (4.85%) AngularJS
3 8 (4.85%) Vue.js
4 7 (4.24%) .NET
5 6 (3.64%) .NET Core
5 6 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.64%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.64%) React Native
6 4 (2.42%) React
7 3 (1.82%) GraphQL
7 3 (1.82%) Spring
8 2 (1.21%) CSS
8 2 (1.21%) CSS3
8 2 (1.21%) Flutter
8 2 (1.21%) gRPC
8 2 (1.21%) HTML
8 2 (1.21%) HTML5
8 2 (1.21%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 66 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 21 (12.73%) Social Network
3 17 (10.30%) Cloud Native
4 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 90 (54.55%) Linux
2 12 (7.27%) Unix
3 7 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (4.24%) Windows
4 2 (1.21%) Android
4 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) SUSE
5 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (89.09%) DevOps
2 77 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (40.00%) Decision-Making
4 43 (26.06%) Microservices
5 39 (23.64%) Mentoring
6 36 (21.82%) Target Operating Model
7 35 (21.21%) Configuration Management
8 32 (19.39%) Coaching
8 32 (19.39%) Test Automation
9 30 (18.18%) Technical Leadership
10 29 (17.58%) TDD
11 28 (16.97%) BDD
11 28 (16.97%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (16.36%) Machine Learning
13 23 (13.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (13.33%) OO
15 21 (12.73%) Asset Management
15 21 (12.73%) Auto-Scaling
15 21 (12.73%) Robotic Automation
15 21 (12.73%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.27%) Go
2 34 (20.61%) Java
3 31 (18.79%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.58%) C#
5 24 (14.55%) Python
6 12 (7.27%) SQL
7 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.64%) C
8 4 (2.42%) Ruby
8 4 (2.42%) Scala
8 4 (2.42%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.82%) PHP
10 2 (1.21%) C++
10 2 (1.21%) Dart
10 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.21%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 67 (40.61%) SC Cleared
1 67 (40.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.64%) Degree
3 4 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (42.42%) Docker
2 9 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.64%) KVM
4 2 (1.21%) NFS
4 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.21%) vSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Ceph
5 1 (0.61%) Gluster
5 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 165 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 134 (81.21%) Terraform
3 44 (26.67%) Ansible
4 42 (25.45%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (25.45%) Puppet
5 21 (12.73%) Fortio
5 21 (12.73%) Kiali
6 15 (9.09%) Prometheus
7 14 (8.48%) Knative
8 12 (7.27%) linkerd
9 10 (6.06%) Argo
10 9 (5.45%) Grafana
10 9 (5.45%) Nagios
11 2 (1.21%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.61%) Consul
12 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.61%) Kibana
12 1 (0.61%) Packer
12 1 (0.61%) Rancher
Vendors
1 27 (16.36%) Google
2 13 (7.88%) SAP
3 11 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.06%) VMware
5 9 (5.45%) Dynatrace
6 8 (4.85%) SaltStack
7 6 (3.64%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.64%) Cisco
8 4 (2.42%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.82%) IBM
10 2 (1.21%) Confluent
11 1 (0.61%) F5
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle
11 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.61%) TOWER Software