Period
to 27 February 2021

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

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 666 743 782
Rank change year-on-year +77 +39 -33
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 138 287 343
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.15% 1.83% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 99 188 311
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £45,625 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +16.67%

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 11,973 15,713 17,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.13% 12.78% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9,717 12,217 13,703
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 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

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 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Top 12 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 27 February 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 +81 138 £60,000 -2.04% 49
London +97 68 £65,000 -7.14% 23
UK excluding London +82 66 £55,000 +4.76% 28
North of England +58 30 £50,000 -16.67% 10
Yorkshire +59 24 - - 3
Work from Home -69 23 £65,000 -18.75% 9
East of England +90 16 £65,000 +30.00% 3
South West +39 12 £55,000 +57.14% 5
South East +101 6 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North West +40 6 £50,000 -20.00% 3
Midlands +41 2 - - 2
West Midlands +30 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, 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 71 (51.45%) AWS
2 68 (49.28%) Test Automation
3 64 (46.38%) Python
4 58 (42.03%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (39.13%) DevOps
6 51 (36.96%) Docker
7 50 (36.23%) Elastic Stack
8 46 (33.33%) Linux
9 43 (31.16%) Jenkins
10 41 (29.71%) Kubernetes
10 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (27.54%) HTTP
11 38 (27.54%) Azure
12 35 (25.36%) Terraform
13 34 (24.64%) Java
14 33 (23.91%) .NET
14 33 (23.91%) Ansible
15 32 (23.19%) Microservices
15 32 (23.19%) C#
16 31 (22.46%) C
17 30 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (21.01%) Ethernet
19 28 (20.29%) TDD
20 27 (19.57%) JIRA
20 27 (19.57%) Computer Science
20 27 (19.57%) logstash
21 26 (18.84%) Integration Testing
21 26 (18.84%) Games
22 25 (18.12%) TCP/IP
22 25 (18.12%) C++

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 58 (42.03%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (15.22%) Confluence
3 9 (6.52%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.90%) nginx
4 4 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.17%) Apache
5 3 (2.17%) IBM Domino
5 3 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.72%) JBoss
6 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Magento
1 3 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 71 (51.45%) AWS
2 38 (27.54%) Azure
3 20 (14.49%) Serverless
4 18 (13.04%) Datadog
5 16 (11.59%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (9.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (7.97%) GCP
9 10 (7.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (5.80%) Firebase
10 8 (5.80%) Google Analytics
10 8 (5.80%) Power Platform
11 6 (4.35%) Amazon EKS
11 6 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (2.90%) AWS Fargate
13 4 (2.90%) CloudFront
13 4 (2.90%) GitHub
14 3 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.54%) HTTP
2 29 (21.01%) Ethernet
3 25 (18.12%) TCP/IP
4 23 (16.67%) 802.11
4 23 (16.67%) Broadband
4 23 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 23 (16.67%) MQTT
4 23 (16.67%) STUN
4 23 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 23 (16.67%) Wireless
4 23 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 7 (5.07%) Firewall
6 6 (4.35%) DNS
6 6 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (4.35%) MPLS
6 6 (4.35%) SSL
6 6 (4.35%) VPN
7 5 (3.62%) DSL
8 3 (2.17%) Network Security
9 2 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.22%) MySQL
2 19 (13.77%) MongoDB
3 14 (10.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.80%) Big Data
4 8 (5.80%) Power BI
4 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.07%) Event Store
5 7 (5.07%) Redis
6 6 (4.35%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.35%) Impala
6 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.62%) Tableau
8 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.17%) DB2
9 3 (2.17%) DbVisualizer
10 2 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.45%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (31.16%) Jenkins
2 27 (19.57%) JIRA
3 23 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 15 (10.87%) NUnit
4 15 (10.87%) TeamCity
5 13 (9.42%) GitLab
5 13 (9.42%) Maven
5 13 (9.42%) Postman
6 9 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 8 (5.80%) Appium
8 7 (5.07%) Bitbucket
9 6 (4.35%) Bitbucket Server
9 6 (4.35%) git-flow
9 6 (4.35%) GoCD
10 5 (3.62%) Selenium
11 4 (2.90%) webpack
12 3 (2.17%) Gradle
12 3 (2.17%) gulp
12 3 (2.17%) IntelliJ
12 3 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 26 (18.84%) Games
2 24 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.70%) Finance
4 9 (6.52%) Retail
5 8 (5.80%) Marketing
5 8 (5.80%) Public Sector
6 7 (5.07%) Legal
6 7 (5.07%) Publishing
7 4 (2.90%) Back Office
8 3 (2.17%) Advertising
9 2 (1.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.72%) Banking
10 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (25.36%) Developer
2 23 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 21 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (11.59%) C# Developer
5 14 (10.14%) .NET Developer
5 14 (10.14%) Automation Engineer
5 14 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Broadband Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Customer Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Games Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Validation Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Applications Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) QA Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Senior QA Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Site Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (36.23%) Elastic Stack
2 33 (23.91%) .NET
3 24 (17.39%) .NET Core
4 23 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 23 (16.67%) XMPP
5 20 (14.49%) Kafka
5 20 (14.49%) React
6 18 (13.04%) Web Services
7 17 (12.32%) REST
7 17 (12.32%) RESTful
8 15 (10.87%) Spring
8 15 (10.87%) Spring Boot
9 14 (10.14%) AngularJS
10 13 (9.42%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (8.70%) Node.js
11 12 (8.70%) SOAP
12 10 (7.25%) Redux
13 9 (6.52%) HTML
13 9 (6.52%) JMS
14 7 (5.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.07%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.35%) Analytical Mindset
3 6 (4.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 6 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.62%) Derivative
5 4 (2.90%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.17%) User Experience
7 2 (1.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.72%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.72%) PKI
8 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (6.52%) Android
2 9 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 9 (6.52%) CentOS
3 8 (5.80%) Windows
4 7 (5.07%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.07%) Unix
5 3 (2.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.72%) Debian
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (49.28%) Test Automation
2 54 (39.13%) DevOps
3 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (23.19%) Microservices
5 30 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (20.29%) TDD
7 27 (19.57%) Computer Science
8 26 (18.84%) Integration Testing
9 24 (17.39%) Validation
10 23 (16.67%) Performance Measurement
11 20 (14.49%) BDD
12 19 (13.77%) Scrum
13 18 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (10.87%) Analytics
14 15 (10.87%) Software Engineering
15 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure as Code
16 13 (9.42%) Kanban
16 13 (9.42%) Process Improvement
17 12 (8.70%) Visualisation
18 11 (7.97%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 64 (46.38%) Python
2 34 (24.64%) Java
3 32 (23.19%) C#
4 31 (22.46%) C
5 25 (18.12%) C++
6 24 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 19 (13.77%) SQL
8 12 (8.70%) TypeScript
9 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
10 7 (5.07%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.07%) F#
11 6 (4.35%) Go
11 6 (4.35%) Perl
11 6 (4.35%) R
12 4 (2.90%) ES6
12 4 (2.90%) Kotlin
13 3 (2.17%) Java 8
13 3 (2.17%) Jython
13 3 (2.17%) PHP 7
13 3 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (9.42%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.52%) Degree
3 7 (5.07%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.35%) CCNA
4 6 (4.35%) CEH
4 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.35%) CISSP
4 6 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (4.35%) GIAC
4 6 (4.35%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (4.35%) MCSE
4 6 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (4.35%) SANS
4 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.35%) SSCP
5 3 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.72%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 51 (36.96%) Docker
2 6 (4.35%) Apache Flume
2 6 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.17%) Xen
5 1 (0.72%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 41 (29.71%) Kubernetes
2 35 (25.36%) Terraform
3 33 (23.91%) Ansible
4 27 (19.57%) logstash
5 23 (16.67%) Graylog
6 16 (11.59%) Grafana
7 12 (8.70%) Puppet
8 11 (7.97%) Prometheus
9 6 (4.35%) Oozie
10 5 (3.62%) Graphite
10 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (2.90%) Nagios
12 3 (2.17%) Packer
12 3 (2.17%) Pingdom
13 2 (1.45%) Istio
13 2 (1.45%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
14 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (10.87%) AppDynamics
1 15 (10.87%) Microsoft
1 15 (10.87%) Oracle
2 12 (8.70%) IBM
2 12 (8.70%) Splunk
3 9 (6.52%) Google
3 9 (6.52%) ServiceNow
4 6 (4.35%) BT
4 6 (4.35%) VMware
5 4 (2.90%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.90%) PagerDuty
6 3 (2.17%) Xerox
7 2 (1.45%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.72%) CommVault
8 1 (0.72%) Dell
8 1 (0.72%) HP
8 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.72%) SAP
8 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.72%) Veeam