Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Kibana skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kibana over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 729 647 721
Rank change year-on-year -82 +74 +83
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 355 118 328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.69% 1.13% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 133 75 207
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £58,750 £46,875 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -7.69%
75th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £116,250 £84,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% +21.05% -5.00%

Kibana 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 21,050 10,413 16,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.44% 16.46% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13,376 8,628 12,582
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

Kibana
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kibana as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kibana.

Salary trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kibana over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kibana within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 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 -103 288 £70,000 +7.69% 51
UK excluding London -71 181 £65,000 +13.04% 32
London -165 105 £77,500 +10.71% 22
Work from Home -155 79 £90,000 +50.00% 11
South East -55 69 £70,000 +7.69% 11
North of England -103 40 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West -25 29 £90,000 +63.64% 5
Midlands -74 24 £62,500 +4.17% 3
Yorkshire -70 22 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 22 - - 1
East of England -79 15 £62,500 -21.88% 8
North West -93 10 - -
North East - 8 - - 1
Wales - 6 £48,000 -
West Midlands -80 2 £62,500 +4.17% 2

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT jobs citing Kibana 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 Kibana.

1 223 (62.82%) AWS
2 215 (60.56%) Elasticsearch
3 199 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (47.61%) Python
5 167 (47.04%) Docker
6 166 (46.76%) DevOps
7 161 (45.35%) Elastic Stack
8 152 (42.82%) Jenkins
9 138 (38.87%) Kubernetes
9 138 (38.87%) Linux
10 135 (38.03%) Microservices
11 132 (37.18%) CI/CD
12 129 (36.34%) Git (software)
13 123 (34.65%) Java
14 111 (31.27%) Software Engineering
15 106 (29.86%) Scrum
15 106 (29.86%) Kafka
15 106 (29.86%) logstash
16 105 (29.58%) JavaScript
17 103 (29.01%) Azure
18 101 (28.45%) Grafana
19 96 (27.04%) NoSQL
19 96 (27.04%) GCP
20 94 (26.48%) Social Skills
21 90 (25.35%) Bash
22 87 (24.51%) AngularJS
22 87 (24.51%) .NET
22 87 (24.51%) Terraform
23 86 (24.23%) Ansible
24 83 (23.38%) React

Kibana
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
1 215 (60.56%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (7.61%) Cloud Foundry
3 18 (5.07%) GemFire
4 17 (4.79%) Tomcat
5 16 (4.51%) Confluence
6 13 (3.66%) CMS
7 7 (1.97%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.97%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.69%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.41%) JBoss
10 4 (1.13%) Apache
11 3 (0.85%) Ethereum
11 3 (0.85%) nginx
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 21 (5.92%) Campfire
2 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (3.38%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.85%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.28%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 223 (62.82%) AWS
2 103 (29.01%) Azure
3 96 (27.04%) GCP
4 81 (22.82%) Serverless
5 79 (22.25%) GitHub
6 55 (15.49%) Amazon S3
7 51 (14.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 48 (13.52%) AWS Lambda
9 40 (11.27%) Amazon EC2
10 38 (10.70%) Amazon ECS
11 36 (10.14%) Amazon EKS
12 33 (9.30%) OpenShift
13 31 (8.73%) Datadog
14 23 (6.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 23 (6.48%) Amazon SQS
15 20 (5.63%) PaaS
16 17 (4.79%) CloudFront
16 17 (4.79%) Route 53
17 16 (4.51%) SaaS
18 15 (4.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.11%) Broadband
2 35 (9.86%) DNS
3 32 (9.01%) MQTT
3 32 (9.01%) TCP/IP
4 24 (6.76%) HTTP
5 23 (6.48%) Firewall
6 20 (5.63%) DKIM
6 20 (5.63%) DMARC
7 16 (4.51%) Calico
8 13 (3.66%) 802.11
8 13 (3.66%) Ethernet
8 13 (3.66%) HTTPS
8 13 (3.66%) STUN
8 13 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (3.66%) Wireless
8 13 (3.66%) Wireshark
9 7 (1.97%) VPN
9 7 (1.97%) WebEx
10 3 (0.85%) DSL
10 3 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (27.04%) NoSQL
2 71 (20.00%) Redis
3 69 (19.44%) MySQL
4 61 (17.18%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (16.34%) Relational Database
6 47 (13.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 43 (12.11%) RDBMS
8 41 (11.55%) Amazon RDS
9 36 (10.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (7.61%) MongoDB
11 22 (6.20%) SQL Server
12 15 (4.23%) Couchbase
13 14 (3.94%) Amazon Athena
14 12 (3.38%) Big Data
14 12 (3.38%) Neo4j
15 9 (2.54%) InfluxDB
16 5 (1.41%) Amazon Aurora
17 4 (1.13%) Blockchain
18 3 (0.85%) OpenTSDB
18 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 152 (42.82%) Jenkins
2 129 (36.34%) Git (software)
3 61 (17.18%) JIRA
4 52 (14.65%) JMeter
5 43 (12.11%) Selenium
6 42 (11.83%) GitLab
7 34 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (8.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 28 (7.89%) Maven
10 26 (7.32%) Cypress.io
11 25 (7.04%) TeamCity
12 24 (6.76%) Postman
13 23 (6.48%) Cucumber
13 23 (6.48%) Sonatype Nexus
14 20 (5.63%) Gradle
15 19 (5.35%) gulp
15 19 (5.35%) Log4Net
15 19 (5.35%) Moq
15 19 (5.35%) NUnit
15 19 (5.35%) SoapUI
General
1 94 (26.48%) Social Skills
2 52 (14.65%) Finance
3 29 (8.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 27 (7.61%) Law
5 21 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (5.92%) Banking
6 20 (5.63%) Marketing
7 19 (5.35%) Public Sector
8 16 (4.51%) Presentation Skills
8 16 (4.51%) Telecoms
9 15 (4.23%) Retail
10 12 (3.38%) Games
11 6 (1.69%) Advertising
12 3 (0.85%) Billing
12 3 (0.85%) Legal
13 2 (0.56%) French Language
13 2 (0.56%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.28%) Front Office
14 1 (0.28%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 132 (37.18%) Developer
2 60 (16.90%) Full Stack Developer
3 55 (15.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 46 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 39 (10.99%) Java Developer
6 37 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
7 27 (7.61%) Senior Developer
8 21 (5.92%) Senior DevOps
8 21 (5.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 20 (5.63%) Python Developer
10 19 (5.35%) Principal Developer
11 16 (4.51%) Angular Developer
11 16 (4.51%) Automation Engineer
11 16 (4.51%) Data Engineer
12 15 (4.23%) Analyst
12 15 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (4.23%) React Developer
12 15 (4.23%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 14 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
14 13 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (45.35%) Elastic Stack
2 106 (29.86%) Kafka
3 87 (24.51%) .NET
3 87 (24.51%) AngularJS
4 83 (23.38%) React
5 81 (22.82%) REST
6 75 (21.13%) Spring
7 70 (19.72%) Node.js
8 51 (14.37%) Spring Boot
9 45 (12.68%) Sass
10 41 (11.55%) HTML
10 41 (11.55%) RabbitMQ
11 37 (10.42%) RESTful
12 36 (10.14%) Web Services
13 34 (9.58%) CSS
14 33 (9.30%) J2EE
15 30 (8.45%) .NET Core
16 29 (8.17%) React Native
17 28 (7.89%) Redux
18 26 (7.32%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.37%) Data Structures
2 48 (13.52%) Algorithms
3 47 (13.24%) User Experience
4 32 (9.01%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (8.17%) Social Media
6 26 (7.32%) Public Cloud
7 21 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (3.94%) Cloud Native
9 13 (3.66%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.82%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.54%) Private Cloud
12 8 (2.25%) Over-the-Top Content
13 7 (1.97%) Derivative
14 6 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (1.41%) PlayStation
16 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
17 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
17 3 (0.85%) iPad
17 3 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
17 3 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 138 (38.87%) Linux
2 77 (21.69%) Windows
3 25 (7.04%) Unix
4 19 (5.35%) Android
4 19 (5.35%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.23%) Mesosphere
6 14 (3.94%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.28%) Alpine Linux
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (46.76%) DevOps
3 135 (38.03%) Microservices
4 132 (37.18%) CI/CD
5 111 (31.27%) Software Engineering
6 106 (29.86%) Scrum
7 82 (23.10%) TDD
8 81 (22.82%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (21.97%) Full Stack Development
9 78 (21.97%) Test Automation
10 66 (18.59%) Problem-Solving
11 65 (18.31%) Computer Science
12 60 (16.90%) Analytics
13 58 (16.34%) Mentoring
14 50 (14.08%) Performance Testing
15 47 (13.24%) Data Science
16 46 (12.96%) Artificial Intelligence
17 44 (12.39%) Unit Testing
18 43 (12.11%) BDD
19 38 (10.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 169 (47.61%) Python
2 123 (34.65%) Java
3 105 (29.58%) JavaScript
4 90 (25.35%) Bash
5 79 (22.25%) SQL
6 64 (18.03%) Go
7 53 (14.93%) Ruby
7 53 (14.93%) TypeScript
8 52 (14.65%) C#
9 33 (9.30%) PowerShell
10 25 (7.04%) C
11 23 (6.48%) PHP
12 21 (5.92%) C++
13 20 (5.63%) Java 8
14 17 (4.79%) ES6
15 10 (2.82%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.97%) Groovy
16 7 (1.97%) Kotlin
16 7 (1.97%) Perl
17 5 (1.41%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 62 (17.46%) Degree
2 37 (10.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (6.20%) AWS Certification
4 17 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.79%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.51%) OCP
5 16 (4.51%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (2.25%) PhD
7 2 (0.56%) CISA
7 2 (0.56%) CISM
7 2 (0.56%) CISSP
7 2 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.56%) SANS
8 1 (0.28%) CCNP
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (15.21%) QA
2 20 (5.63%) SLA
3 17 (4.79%) GDPR
4 13 (3.66%) WCAG
5 4 (1.13%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 167 (47.04%) Docker
2 25 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.85%) Ceph
4 3 (0.85%) NFS
5 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) Snort
6 1 (0.28%) zsh
Systems Management
1 138 (38.87%) Kubernetes
2 106 (29.86%) logstash
3 101 (28.45%) Grafana
4 87 (24.51%) Terraform
5 86 (24.23%) Ansible
6 80 (22.54%) Opscode Chef
7 66 (18.59%) Prometheus
8 49 (13.80%) Puppet
9 32 (9.01%) ZABBIX
10 24 (6.76%) HAProxy
11 19 (5.35%) Opsgenie
11 19 (5.35%) Pingdom
12 18 (5.07%) Consul
13 17 (4.79%) Graylog
14 15 (4.23%) Automic
14 15 (4.23%) MIIS
15 12 (3.38%) Nagios
16 8 (2.25%) Fluentd
16 8 (2.25%) Kustomize
17 6 (1.69%) Mesos
Vendors
1 58 (16.34%) Splunk
2 42 (11.83%) Oracle
3 40 (11.27%) Google
4 28 (7.89%) New Relic
5 23 (6.48%) Microsoft
6 17 (4.79%) AppDynamics
7 15 (4.23%) PayPal
7 15 (4.23%) Sun
8 14 (3.94%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.10%) Dynatrace
9 11 (3.10%) VMware
10 9 (2.54%) PagerDuty
11 5 (1.41%) Elastic Path
11 5 (1.41%) IBM
11 5 (1.41%) Optimizely
12 4 (1.13%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.85%) Adobe
13 3 (0.85%) Cloudera
13 3 (0.85%) Cognizant
13 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com