Period
to 24 November 2020

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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 589 708 752
Rank change year-on-year +119 +44 +40
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 120 367 419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.33% 2.13% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 97 261 387
Median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £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 9,001 17,209 17,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.47% 12.84% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7,513 13,104 13,983
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £31,523
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £85,925
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,482
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.05% +9.96%

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 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Top 14 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 24 November 2020. 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 +126 119 £55,000 -15.38% 29
London +101 69 £65,000 -10.34% 13
UK excluding London +163 46 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Work from Home -17 22 £50,000 -41.18% 10
East of England +121 12 £52,500 +16.67% 3
North of England +120 12 £48,750 -18.41% 9
South East +144 10 £67,500 +22.73% 1
South West +99 8 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Yorkshire +112 6 - - 1
North West +95 6 £48,750 -25.00% 3
Midlands +84 3 £60,000 +44.58% 1
West Midlands +52 2 £60,000 +48.15% 1
East Midlands +77 1 - -
Northern Ireland +21 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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 72 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 60 (50.00%) DevOps
3 59 (49.17%) AWS
4 53 (44.17%) Jenkins
4 53 (44.17%) Elastic Stack
5 52 (43.33%) logstash
6 48 (40.00%) Linux
7 46 (38.33%) Python
7 46 (38.33%) Docker
8 44 (36.67%) Kubernetes
8 44 (36.67%) Azure
9 39 (32.50%) Java
10 37 (30.83%) Ansible
11 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (26.67%) SQL
12 32 (26.67%) Test Automation
13 31 (25.83%) Git (software)
13 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
14 28 (23.33%) React
15 27 (22.50%) Terraform
16 22 (18.33%) Puppet
16 22 (18.33%) Node.js
17 21 (17.50%) TeamCity
18 20 (16.67%) MongoDB
18 20 (16.67%) Bash Shell
18 20 (16.67%) Web Services
19 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (15.83%) Serverless
20 18 (15.00%) C#
21 17 (14.17%) .NET

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 72 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (7.50%) Confluence
3 3 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.50%) IBM Domino
3 3 (2.50%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.67%) nginx
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Magento
1 3 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 59 (49.17%) AWS
2 44 (36.67%) Azure
3 19 (15.83%) Serverless
4 16 (13.33%) GCP
5 15 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (9.17%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (9.17%) Datadog
7 10 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (7.50%) PaaS
9 8 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
9 8 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (6.67%) Amazon S3
9 8 (6.67%) Firebase
9 8 (6.67%) Google Analytics
10 7 (5.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (5.83%) GitHub
11 6 (5.00%) npm
12 5 (4.17%) IaaS
12 5 (4.17%) SaaS
13 3 (2.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.00%) 802.11
2 6 (5.00%) Broadband
2 6 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.00%) HTTP
2 6 (5.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (5.00%) MQTT
2 6 (5.00%) STUN
2 6 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (5.00%) Wireless
2 6 (5.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.50%) Network Security
4 2 (1.67%) DHCP
4 2 (1.67%) DSL
4 2 (1.67%) Internet
4 2 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.67%) VSAN
5 1 (0.83%) FTP
5 1 (0.83%) Skype
5 1 (0.83%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.83%) MySQL
4 9 (7.50%) Amazon Athena
5 8 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (6.67%) MariaDB
6 6 (5.00%) Big Data
6 6 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.00%) Redis
7 4 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.33%) Tableau
8 3 (2.50%) DB2
8 3 (2.50%) DbVisualizer
8 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.67%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.67%) Event Store
9 2 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.67%) Power BI
9 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (44.17%) Jenkins
2 31 (25.83%) Git (software)
3 21 (17.50%) TeamCity
4 17 (14.17%) GitLab
5 11 (9.17%) Postman
6 9 (7.50%) JIRA
6 9 (7.50%) NUnit
7 8 (6.67%) Appium
7 8 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (6.67%) Travis CI
7 8 (6.67%) webpack
8 7 (5.83%) Maven
9 5 (4.17%) GoCD
9 5 (4.17%) Selenium
10 4 (3.33%) Gradle
10 4 (3.33%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (2.50%) gulp
11 3 (2.50%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (10.00%) Games
2 8 (6.67%) Law
3 7 (5.83%) Publishing
4 6 (5.00%) Finance
4 6 (5.00%) Marketing
4 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.50%) Advertising
5 3 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Developer
2 29 (24.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (9.17%) Java Developer
4 8 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 8 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
5 7 (5.83%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.83%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Broadband Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Customer Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Games Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Python Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (44.17%) Elastic Stack
2 28 (23.33%) React
3 22 (18.33%) Node.js
4 20 (16.67%) Web Services
5 17 (14.17%) .NET
6 15 (12.50%) HTML
7 14 (11.67%) .NET Core
7 14 (11.67%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.17%) CSS
8 11 (9.17%) Spring
9 10 (8.33%) Kafka
9 10 (8.33%) REST
9 10 (8.33%) RESTful
10 8 (6.67%) Jinja
10 8 (6.67%) Redux
11 7 (5.83%) Symfony
12 6 (5.00%) 802.1X
12 6 (5.00%) XMPP
13 5 (4.17%) CSS3
13 5 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.17%) Derivative
5 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.67%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.83%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.00%) Linux
2 17 (14.17%) CentOS
3 14 (11.67%) Windows
4 12 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.50%) Apple iOS
6 8 (6.67%) Android
6 8 (6.67%) Debian
7 6 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.00%) Unix
7 6 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.33%) Mesosphere
9 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.00%) DevOps
2 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.67%) Analytics
5 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (10.83%) Microservices
7 12 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 12 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (10.00%) TDD
7 12 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 11 (9.17%) BDD
8 11 (9.17%) Validation
9 10 (8.33%) Fintech
10 9 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (7.50%) Integration Testing
10 9 (7.50%) SDLC
10 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.33%) Python
2 39 (32.50%) Java
3 32 (26.67%) SQL
4 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
5 20 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 18 (15.00%) C#
7 11 (9.17%) Go
8 10 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 10 (8.33%) TypeScript
9 7 (5.83%) C++
9 7 (5.83%) PHP
10 6 (5.00%) C
10 6 (5.00%) Java 8
11 5 (4.17%) Kotlin
12 4 (3.33%) ES6
13 3 (2.50%) Jython
13 3 (2.50%) Scala
14 2 (1.67%) F#
14 2 (1.67%) R
14 2 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.83%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 46 (38.33%) Docker
2 8 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.67%) VirtualBox
3 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.50%) Xen
6 2 (1.67%) HDFS
6 2 (1.67%) vCloud
6 2 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (43.33%) logstash
2 44 (36.67%) Kubernetes
3 37 (30.83%) Ansible
4 27 (22.50%) Terraform
5 22 (18.33%) Puppet
6 16 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (7.50%) Prometheus
8 7 (5.83%) Grafana
8 7 (5.83%) Graylog
9 5 (4.17%) Graphite
10 4 (3.33%) Automic
10 4 (3.33%) Consul
10 4 (3.33%) Pingdom
11 3 (2.50%) Nagios
12 2 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.67%) SCCM
12 2 (1.67%) SCOM
12 2 (1.67%) vCenter Server
12 2 (1.67%) vRealize
12 2 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) Splunk
2 14 (11.67%) Google
2 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.83%) Oracle
3 7 (5.83%) VMware
4 4 (3.33%) IBM
5 3 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.50%) Xerox
6 2 (1.67%) NetApp
6 2 (1.67%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.67%) Veeam
7 1 (0.83%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.83%) Apple
7 1 (0.83%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.83%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.83%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.83%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.83%) Okta
7 1 (0.83%) UiPath