Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 714 586 754
Rank change year-on-year -128 +168 +6
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 343 106 359
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.63% 1.35% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 145 79 257
10th Percentile £41,450 £43,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £116,250 £101,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 21,091 7,843 18,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.86% 16.37% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13,516 6,565 13,816
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,075
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

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 15 October 2021.

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 15 October 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 -124 293 £72,500 +11.54% 45
London -150 168 £78,750 +21.15% 27
UK excluding London -160 126 £55,000 - 23
Work from Home -232 63 £85,000 +70.00% 9
South East -122 60 £46,625 -30.93% 7
North of England -107 40 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Yorkshire - 29 £65,000 -
South West -86 15 £65,000 +44.44% 2
North West -94 11 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Midlands -129 4 £46,250 -53.75% 5
East of England -116 3 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands -71 2 - -
West Midlands -101 2 £46,250 -22.92% 5
Wales - 2 £48,000 -
Scotland - 2 £49,250 - 4

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 220 (64.14%) AWS
2 194 (56.56%) Python
3 185 (53.94%) Elasticsearch
4 165 (48.10%) Elastic Stack
5 154 (44.90%) Kubernetes
5 154 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
6 145 (42.27%) DevOps
7 144 (41.98%) Java
8 138 (40.23%) Jenkins
9 135 (39.36%) Docker
10 133 (38.78%) Grafana
11 131 (38.19%) logstash
12 118 (34.40%) Microservices
13 111 (32.36%) JavaScript
14 108 (31.49%) AngularJS
15 107 (31.20%) TDD
16 104 (30.32%) Kafka
17 101 (29.45%) Azure
17 101 (29.45%) Go
18 100 (29.15%) Continuous Integration
19 98 (28.57%) Ansible
20 97 (28.28%) Software Engineering
21 96 (27.99%) React
22 93 (27.11%) Opscode Chef
23 88 (25.66%) Terraform
24 87 (25.36%) Social Skills
25 85 (24.78%) Git (software)
25 85 (24.78%) Linux
26 79 (23.03%) Node.js
27 78 (22.74%) Serverless

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
1 185 (53.94%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (11.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 33 (9.62%) GemFire
4 17 (4.96%) Confluence
4 17 (4.96%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.33%) Apache
6 7 (2.04%) CMS
7 5 (1.46%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.17%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.17%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.29%) JBoss
9 1 (0.29%) nginx
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 7 (2.04%) Campfire
2 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 220 (64.14%) AWS
2 101 (29.45%) Azure
3 78 (22.74%) Serverless
4 71 (20.70%) GCP
5 59 (17.20%) GitHub
6 48 (13.99%) AWS Lambda
7 47 (13.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 41 (11.95%) Amazon ECS
9 36 (10.50%) AWS CloudFormation
10 35 (10.20%) PaaS
11 34 (9.91%) Amazon S3
12 32 (9.33%) Amazon Kinesis
13 18 (5.25%) Amazon SQS
14 15 (4.37%) SaaS
15 13 (3.79%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 13 (3.79%) Datadog
16 12 (3.50%) npm
16 12 (3.50%) Slack
17 11 (3.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 9 (2.62%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.12%) MQTT
2 43 (12.54%) HTTP
3 40 (11.66%) Broadband
4 37 (10.79%) TCP/IP
5 31 (9.04%) Calico
6 29 (8.45%) 802.11
6 29 (8.45%) Ethernet
6 29 (8.45%) HTTPS
6 29 (8.45%) STUN
6 29 (8.45%) Wi-Fi
6 29 (8.45%) Wireless
6 29 (8.45%) Wireshark
7 21 (6.12%) Firewall
8 19 (5.54%) WebEx
9 11 (3.21%) DNS
10 9 (2.62%) Internet
11 8 (2.33%) VPN
12 3 (0.87%) 4G
12 3 (0.87%) 5G
13 2 (0.58%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
2 51 (14.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 49 (14.29%) Redis
4 48 (13.99%) MySQL
5 40 (11.66%) NoSQL
6 31 (9.04%) Amazon Athena
6 31 (9.04%) Relational Database
7 23 (6.71%) RDBMS
8 20 (5.83%) SQL Server
9 17 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (4.66%) MongoDB
11 12 (3.50%) Couchbase
11 12 (3.50%) Oracle Database
12 11 (3.21%) Neo4j
13 10 (2.92%) Big Data
13 10 (2.92%) InterSystems Cache
14 8 (2.33%) Event Store
15 5 (1.46%) InfluxDB
15 5 (1.46%) Tableau
16 3 (0.87%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 138 (40.23%) Jenkins
2 85 (24.78%) Git (software)
3 62 (18.08%) Selenium
4 52 (15.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (14.58%) Cucumber
6 46 (13.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 43 (12.54%) JMeter
8 41 (11.95%) TeamCity
9 36 (10.50%) Gradle
10 35 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 35 (10.20%) Travis CI
11 34 (9.91%) IBM UrbanCode
12 31 (9.04%) gulp
12 31 (9.04%) Protractor
13 20 (5.83%) JIRA
14 17 (4.96%) Cypress.io
14 17 (4.96%) Postman
15 16 (4.66%) Moq
15 16 (4.66%) Newman
15 16 (4.66%) TestCafe
General
1 87 (25.36%) Social Skills
2 66 (19.24%) Finance
3 51 (14.87%) Banking
4 40 (11.66%) Law
5 38 (11.08%) Telecoms
6 36 (10.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 14 (4.08%) Games
8 12 (3.50%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (2.92%) French Language
10 9 (2.62%) Public Sector
11 7 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (2.04%) Retail
12 4 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.17%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.87%) Billing
14 1 (0.29%) Advertising
14 1 (0.29%) Legal
14 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (34.69%) Developer
2 46 (13.41%) Full Stack Developer
3 31 (9.04%) Systems Engineer
4 30 (8.75%) Software Engineer
5 29 (8.45%) Automation Engineer
6 27 (7.87%) Validation Engineer
6 27 (7.87%) Wireless Engineer
7 26 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 24 (7.00%) Principal Engineer
9 21 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (5.25%) Principal Developer
11 16 (4.66%) Java Developer
11 16 (4.66%) Python Developer
12 15 (4.37%) Analyst
13 13 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
13 13 (3.79%) Principal Software Engineer
13 13 (3.79%) Senior Developer
14 11 (3.21%) Principal Cloud Engineer
14 11 (3.21%) Reliability Engineer
15 10 (2.92%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (48.10%) Elastic Stack
2 108 (31.49%) AngularJS
3 104 (30.32%) Kafka
4 96 (27.99%) React
5 79 (23.03%) Node.js
6 76 (22.16%) REST
7 69 (20.12%) Spring
8 58 (16.91%) RabbitMQ
9 56 (16.33%) Spring Boot
10 49 (14.29%) Web Services
11 47 (13.70%) .NET
12 40 (11.66%) J2EE
13 34 (9.91%) WireMock
14 31 (9.04%) Spring Integration
15 29 (8.45%) 802.1X
15 29 (8.45%) XMPP
16 26 (7.58%) .NET Core
17 23 (6.71%) Sass
18 21 (6.12%) React Native
18 21 (6.12%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.91%) Management Information System
2 31 (9.04%) Algorithms
3 24 (7.00%) User Experience
4 23 (6.71%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (5.83%) Data Structures
7 19 (5.54%) Cloud Native
8 13 (3.79%) PlayStation
9 8 (2.33%) Legacy Code
10 7 (2.04%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.75%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.46%) Replication
13 4 (1.17%) Social Media
14 3 (0.87%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.58%) PKI
16 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
16 1 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
16 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
16 1 (0.29%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 85 (24.78%) Linux
2 58 (16.91%) Windows
3 34 (9.91%) Mesosphere
4 19 (5.54%) Mac OS
5 17 (4.96%) Apple iOS
6 16 (4.66%) Android
7 12 (3.50%) Unix
8 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.29%) Alpine Linux
9 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (42.27%) DevOps
3 118 (34.40%) Microservices
4 107 (31.20%) TDD
5 100 (29.15%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (28.28%) Software Engineering
7 75 (21.87%) Test Automation
8 73 (21.28%) BDD
9 64 (18.66%) Computer Science
10 63 (18.37%) Full Stack Development
11 61 (17.78%) SOLID
12 57 (16.62%) Infrastructure as Code
13 54 (15.74%) Validation
14 52 (15.16%) Scrum
15 50 (14.58%) Analytics
15 50 (14.58%) User Stories
16 46 (13.41%) Event-Driven
17 45 (13.12%) Configuration Management
18 41 (11.95%) Continuous Delivery
18 41 (11.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 194 (56.56%) Python
2 144 (41.98%) Java
3 111 (32.36%) JavaScript
4 101 (29.45%) Go
5 67 (19.53%) Bash Shell
5 67 (19.53%) SQL
6 51 (14.87%) C#
7 46 (13.41%) PHP
8 44 (12.83%) TypeScript
9 40 (11.66%) C
10 34 (9.91%) Ruby
11 33 (9.62%) C++
12 29 (8.45%) PowerShell
13 15 (4.37%) Java 8
14 12 (3.50%) ES6
15 9 (2.62%) Scala
16 8 (2.33%) F#
17 6 (1.75%) Java 11
18 3 (0.87%) Groovy
18 3 (0.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (11.95%) Degree
2 31 (9.04%) OCP
2 31 (9.04%) Oracle Certification
3 23 (6.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (4.66%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.08%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.21%) AWS Certification
7 10 (2.92%) CISA
7 10 (2.92%) CISM
7 10 (2.92%) CISSP
7 10 (2.92%) CompTIA Security+
7 10 (2.92%) SANS
8 4 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.58%) CCNA
9 2 (0.58%) CCNP
9 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.08%) SLA
2 28 (8.16%) QA
3 11 (3.21%) GDPR
4 10 (2.92%) WCAG
5 2 (0.58%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 135 (39.36%) Docker
2 33 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.87%) zsh
6 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.29%) Snort
6 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 154 (44.90%) Kubernetes
2 133 (38.78%) Grafana
3 131 (38.19%) logstash
4 98 (28.57%) Ansible
5 93 (27.11%) Opscode Chef
6 88 (25.66%) Terraform
7 69 (20.12%) Prometheus
8 67 (19.53%) Puppet
9 34 (9.91%) Automic
10 33 (9.62%) ZABBIX
11 29 (8.45%) Consul
11 29 (8.45%) Graylog
12 19 (5.54%) HAProxy
13 16 (4.66%) Opsgenie
13 16 (4.66%) Pingdom
14 12 (3.50%) MIIS
15 11 (3.21%) QRadar
16 8 (2.33%) Graphite
17 7 (2.04%) Packer
18 5 (1.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (20.70%) Splunk
2 53 (15.45%) Oracle
3 33 (9.62%) Google
4 30 (8.75%) Microsoft
5 19 (5.54%) PayPal
6 16 (4.66%) New Relic
7 13 (3.79%) VMware
8 12 (3.50%) Sun
9 10 (2.92%) AppDynamics
10 8 (2.33%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.46%) Dynatrace
12 5 (1.46%) LexisNexis
12 5 (1.46%) PagerDuty
13 4 (1.17%) Cognizant
14 3 (0.87%) Cisco
14 3 (0.87%) CommVault
14 3 (0.87%) Hortonworks
14 3 (0.87%) Verint
15 2 (0.58%) Cloudera