Period
to 17 September 2019

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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 728 755 788
Rank change year-on-year +27 +33 +255
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 371 447 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.00% 2.54% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 270 360 380
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -7.50%

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 18,523 17,568 15,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.06% 10.53% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13,949 13,979 12,710
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Kibana
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kibana.

Salary trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kibana over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

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 17 September 2019. 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 +31 358 £65,000 +8.33% 63
UK excluding London +12 184 £50,000 +11.11% 46
London +63 183 £72,500 - 20
South East +31 68 £55,000 +4.76% 7
North of England +6 38 £57,500 +52.83% 15
East of England +51 31 £42,500 -5.56% 10
North West +7 26 £65,000 +85.71% 9
Midlands +46 24 £50,000 +17.65% 6
West Midlands +39 19 £40,250 -10.56% 4
South West +6 14 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Yorkshire +6 12 £52,500 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +20 5 £75,500 +88.75% 2
Wales +16 4 £36,906 -36.37% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 - - 1
Scotland +7 2 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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.

1 242 (65.23%) Elasticsearch
2 212 (57.14%) DevOps
3 205 (55.26%) Elastic Stack
4 189 (50.94%) AWS
5 180 (48.52%) Linux
6 177 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
7 173 (46.63%) Python
8 151 (40.70%) logstash
9 132 (35.58%) Docker
10 128 (34.50%) Java
11 127 (34.23%) Jenkins
12 122 (32.88%) Azure
13 112 (30.19%) Kubernetes
14 104 (28.03%) Microservices
15 100 (26.95%) Ansible
16 95 (25.61%) SQL
17 93 (25.07%) Git (software)
18 87 (23.45%) JavaScript
19 86 (23.18%) Bash Shell
19 86 (23.18%) Terraform
19 86 (23.18%) Grafana
20 81 (21.83%) Prometheus
21 79 (21.29%) Continuous Integration
22 78 (21.02%) C#
22 78 (21.02%) Serverless
23 72 (19.41%) Ruby
24 71 (19.14%) Puppet
25 70 (18.87%) .NET
26 68 (18.33%) AWS Lambda
27 66 (17.79%) MongoDB

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
1 242 (65.23%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (13.21%) Confluence
3 38 (10.24%) nginx
4 28 (7.55%) Apache
5 25 (6.74%) IIS
6 22 (5.93%) Apache Spark
7 10 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (2.43%) CMS
8 9 (2.43%) Headless CMS
8 9 (2.43%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.62%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.62%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.35%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.08%) JBoss
12 3 (0.81%) Mule
12 3 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (1.89%) Chatbot
1 7 (1.89%) Gephi
2 1 (0.27%) HipChat
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.27%) SPSS
2 1 (0.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 189 (50.94%) AWS
2 122 (32.88%) Azure
3 78 (21.02%) Serverless
4 68 (18.33%) AWS Lambda
5 59 (15.90%) GCP
6 58 (15.63%) Amazon S3
7 44 (11.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 41 (11.05%) GitHub
9 35 (9.43%) PaaS
10 34 (9.16%) Amazon ECS
11 31 (8.36%) Amazon EC2
12 30 (8.09%) Amazon Kinesis
13 28 (7.55%) SaaS
14 21 (5.66%) Power Platform
15 19 (5.12%) Datadog
16 17 (4.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 14 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
18 13 (3.50%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (3.50%) Slack
19 12 (3.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.75%) DNS
2 34 (9.16%) DHCP
3 29 (7.82%) TCP/IP
4 28 (7.55%) HTTP
4 28 (7.55%) SSL
5 25 (6.74%) Firewall
6 20 (5.39%) Network Security
7 18 (4.85%) VPN
8 12 (3.23%) VRRP
9 8 (2.16%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.89%) Ethernet
10 7 (1.89%) MPLS
11 6 (1.62%) Skype
11 6 (1.62%) VoIP
12 3 (0.81%) SMPP
12 3 (0.81%) SMS
13 2 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 1 (0.27%) CTI
14 1 (0.27%) Internet
14 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.79%) MongoDB
2 44 (11.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 41 (11.05%) SQL Server
4 37 (9.97%) Big Data
5 31 (8.36%) Amazon Athena
5 31 (8.36%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (8.09%) Redis
7 29 (7.82%) MySQL
8 28 (7.55%) Event Store
9 27 (7.28%) NoSQL
10 21 (5.66%) Power BI
11 20 (5.39%) Hadoop
12 15 (4.04%) Apache Hive
13 13 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (2.16%) Amazon Aurora
15 8 (2.16%) BigQuery
15 8 (2.16%) Impala
16 7 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 127 (34.23%) Jenkins
2 93 (25.07%) Git (software)
3 55 (14.82%) JIRA
4 47 (12.67%) TeamCity
5 33 (8.89%) Bitbucket
6 26 (7.01%) JUnit
7 25 (6.74%) Cucumber
8 24 (6.47%) Selenium
8 24 (6.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (5.66%) Artifactory
9 21 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (5.39%) Mockito
11 19 (5.12%) CircleCI
12 15 (4.04%) SonarQube
13 12 (3.23%) Maven
13 12 (3.23%) Mercurial
13 12 (3.23%) Vagrant
14 9 (2.43%) JMeter
14 9 (2.43%) Spock
General
1 37 (9.97%) Finance
2 25 (6.74%) Retail
3 9 (2.43%) Public Sector
4 7 (1.89%) Games
4 7 (1.89%) Publishing
4 7 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.62%) Marketing
6 5 (1.35%) Electronics
6 5 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.08%) Automotive
7 4 (1.08%) Law
8 3 (0.81%) Banking
8 3 (0.81%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.54%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Police
Job Titles
1 119 (32.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (26.42%) Developer
3 36 (9.70%) Senior DevOps
3 36 (9.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 34 (9.16%) Software Engineer
5 29 (7.82%) C# Developer
6 28 (7.55%) Azure Engineer
7 27 (7.28%) Azure DevOps
8 26 (7.01%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 26 (7.01%) Java Engineer
9 24 (6.47%) Java Developer
10 21 (5.66%) F# Developer
10 21 (5.66%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 20 (5.39%) Consultant
11 20 (5.39%) Test Engineer
12 19 (5.12%) Software Test Engineer
13 16 (4.31%) Lead DevOps
14 15 (4.04%) .NET Developer
14 15 (4.04%) Lead DevOps Engineer
14 15 (4.04%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (55.26%) Elastic Stack
2 70 (18.87%) .NET
3 56 (15.09%) Web Services
4 55 (14.82%) Kafka
5 52 (14.02%) Node.js
6 49 (13.21%) Spring Boot
7 40 (10.78%) CSS
7 40 (10.78%) Spring
8 39 (10.51%) HTML
9 38 (10.24%) .NET Core
9 38 (10.24%) Redux
10 37 (9.97%) REST
11 32 (8.63%) React
11 32 (8.63%) RESTful
12 25 (6.74%) ActiveMQ
12 25 (6.74%) AngularJS
13 24 (6.47%) Reactive Extensions
14 16 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (4.04%) ASP.NET
16 14 (3.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
1 37 (9.97%) Cloud Native
2 20 (5.39%) Replication
2 20 (5.39%) Virtual Team
3 19 (5.12%) Enterprise Cloud
3 19 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.58%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.23%) PKI
7 9 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.43%) iPad
8 8 (2.16%) Augmented Reality
9 7 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.89%) Cybercrime
10 6 (1.62%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.35%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (1.35%) Smart Energy
11 5 (1.35%) Smart Home
12 4 (1.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 180 (48.52%) Linux
2 53 (14.29%) Windows
3 46 (12.40%) Unix
4 45 (12.13%) Windows Server
5 40 (10.78%) CentOS
6 14 (3.77%) Android
7 13 (3.50%) VMS
8 12 (3.23%) Solaris
9 11 (2.96%) Ubuntu
10 9 (2.43%) Apple iOS
10 9 (2.43%) Debian
11 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.54%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.27%) SUSE
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (57.14%) DevOps
2 177 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (28.03%) Microservices
4 79 (21.29%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (16.17%) Software Engineering
6 58 (15.63%) TDD
7 57 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
8 56 (15.09%) Configuration Management
9 54 (14.56%) Open Source
10 47 (12.67%) Scrum
11 41 (11.05%) Infrastructure as Code
11 41 (11.05%) Test Automation
12 39 (10.51%) High Availability
13 35 (9.43%) BDD
13 35 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 33 (8.89%) E-Commerce
15 31 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (7.55%) Deployment Automation
17 27 (7.28%) Visualisation
18 25 (6.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 173 (46.63%) Python
2 128 (34.50%) Java
3 95 (25.61%) SQL
4 87 (23.45%) JavaScript
5 86 (23.18%) Bash Shell
6 78 (21.02%) C#
7 72 (19.41%) Ruby
8 44 (11.86%) PowerShell
9 35 (9.43%) TypeScript
10 32 (8.63%) Go
11 31 (8.36%) F#
12 28 (7.55%) Perl
13 27 (7.28%) Java 8
14 23 (6.20%) Scala
15 20 (5.39%) PHP
16 14 (3.77%) Kotlin
17 12 (3.23%) PHP 5
17 12 (3.23%) PHP 7
17 12 (3.23%) Shell Script
18 11 (2.96%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (11.59%) Degree
2 16 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.04%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (2.96%) AWS Certification
5 10 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.16%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.54%) CCNA
7 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.54%) ISEB
7 2 (0.54%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.47%) QA
2 12 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) MiFID
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 132 (35.58%) Docker
2 24 (6.47%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.70%) Apache Flume
5 9 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.62%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.62%) iptables
6 6 (1.62%) VirtualBox
6 6 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.62%) Xen
7 5 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.27%) NFS
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.27%) zsh
Systems Management
1 151 (40.70%) logstash
2 112 (30.19%) Kubernetes
3 100 (26.95%) Ansible
4 86 (23.18%) Grafana
4 86 (23.18%) Terraform
5 81 (21.83%) Prometheus
6 71 (19.14%) Puppet
7 56 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
8 30 (8.09%) Nagios
9 20 (5.39%) HAProxy
10 18 (4.85%) Mesos
11 17 (4.58%) Marathon
12 14 (3.77%) Fluentd
12 14 (3.77%) Istio
13 12 (3.23%) Rsyslog
13 12 (3.23%) yum
14 11 (2.96%) Packer
15 9 (2.43%) Knative
15 9 (2.43%) Salt
16 8 (2.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (15.36%) Splunk
2 50 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 44 (11.86%) New Relic
4 30 (8.09%) Google
5 28 (7.55%) AppDynamics
5 28 (7.55%) Oracle
6 19 (5.12%) Dynatrace
7 18 (4.85%) VMware
8 15 (4.04%) SAP
9 14 (3.77%) Adobe
9 14 (3.77%) IBM
10 13 (3.50%) MuleSoft
11 12 (3.23%) Sybase
12 9 (2.43%) Dell
12 9 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (2.43%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.43%) Tableau
13 8 (2.16%) Talend
14 7 (1.89%) BT
14 7 (1.89%) Red Hat