Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 555 727 747
Rank change year-on-year +172 +20 +63
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 132 368 447
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.64% 2.01% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 127 292 420
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -5.26%

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 8,069 18,305 17,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.32% 13.07% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6,603 13,756 13,830
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 September 2020.

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 September 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 +182 126 £60,000 -7.69% 26
London +159 80 £65,000 -10.34% 18
UK excluding London +207 51 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Work from Home +51 27 £52,500 -38.24% 7
South East +174 15 £63,000 +14.55% 3
Midlands +134 12 £100,000 +100.00%
East of England +120 9 £52,500 +23.53%
East Midlands +100 9 £100,000 +32.45%
North of England +159 7 £52,500 -12.50% 3
North West +118 7 £52,500 -25.00% 1
West Midlands +86 3 £60,000 +49.07%
Northern Ireland +19 3 £42,000 -
South West +122 2 £45,000 - 2
Scotland - 2 £25,000 - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 78 (59.09%) Elasticsearch
2 67 (50.76%) DevOps
3 57 (43.18%) logstash
4 52 (39.39%) Jenkins
4 52 (39.39%) Elastic Stack
4 52 (39.39%) Python
5 51 (38.64%) Azure
5 51 (38.64%) AWS
6 49 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (36.36%) Java
8 42 (31.82%) Docker
9 40 (30.30%) Kubernetes
9 40 (30.30%) SQL
10 39 (29.55%) JavaScript
11 35 (26.52%) React
12 34 (25.76%) Linux
12 34 (25.76%) Git (software)
13 33 (25.00%) Ansible
14 28 (21.21%) Bash Shell
15 27 (20.45%) Degree
16 24 (18.18%) Puppet
16 24 (18.18%) Terraform
17 22 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (16.67%) Software Engineering
18 21 (15.91%) SQL Server
18 21 (15.91%) C#
18 21 (15.91%) Node.js
18 21 (15.91%) AngularJS
19 20 (15.15%) Kafka
20 19 (14.39%) Big Data

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 78 (59.09%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (9.85%) Apache Spark
3 11 (8.33%) CMS
4 6 (4.55%) Confluence
5 4 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (1.52%) Gluu
7 1 (0.76%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.76%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 51 (38.64%) AWS
1 51 (38.64%) Azure
2 18 (13.64%) Serverless
3 15 (11.36%) Amazon ECS
3 15 (11.36%) AWS Lambda
3 15 (11.36%) GCP
4 13 (9.85%) Amazon S3
4 13 (9.85%) GitHub
5 12 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
6 8 (6.06%) npm
6 8 (6.06%) PaaS
7 7 (5.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.79%) Firebase
9 5 (3.79%) Power Platform
10 4 (3.03%) Google Analytics
10 4 (3.03%) IaaS
10 4 (3.03%) SaaS
11 3 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.27%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) FTP
2 5 (3.79%) SSL
3 4 (3.03%) Skype
3 4 (3.03%) WebEx
4 2 (1.52%) DHCP
4 2 (1.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.52%) Network Security
4 2 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.52%) OpenVPN
4 2 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.52%) SNMP
4 2 (1.52%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.52%) VPN
4 2 (1.52%) VSAN
5 1 (0.76%) ADSL2
5 1 (0.76%) HTTP
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.39%) Big Data
3 16 (12.12%) Hadoop
4 15 (11.36%) MongoDB
5 14 (10.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
6 11 (8.33%) HBase
7 10 (7.58%) MySQL
8 8 (6.06%) MariaDB
9 6 (4.55%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (4.55%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.79%) Event Store
10 5 (3.79%) Power BI
11 4 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.27%) Redis
12 3 (2.27%) Sqoop
13 2 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 34 (25.76%) Git (software)
3 19 (14.39%) GitLab
4 13 (9.85%) TeamCity
5 12 (9.09%) Maven
6 8 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (6.06%) Gradle
6 8 (6.06%) Travis CI
6 8 (6.06%) webpack
7 7 (5.30%) IntelliJ
7 7 (5.30%) JIRA
8 6 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (4.55%) Selenium
9 5 (3.79%) Postman
10 4 (3.03%) Appium
10 4 (3.03%) Gatling
10 4 (3.03%) JMeter
11 3 (2.27%) Android Studio
11 3 (2.27%) Vagrant
11 3 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 12 (9.09%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (1.52%) Advertising
3 2 (1.52%) Police
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (36.36%) Developer
2 23 (17.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (10.61%) Architect
3 14 (10.61%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 11 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) Big Data Architect
7 8 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Administrator
9 6 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.79%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Site Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Cloud Administrator
11 4 (3.03%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (39.39%) Elastic Stack
2 35 (26.52%) React
3 21 (15.91%) AngularJS
3 21 (15.91%) Node.js
4 20 (15.15%) Kafka
5 18 (13.64%) .NET
5 18 (13.64%) Redux
6 17 (12.88%) HTML
6 17 (12.88%) REST
7 14 (10.61%) Web Services
8 13 (9.85%) CSS
9 12 (9.09%) .NET Core
10 10 (7.58%) Spring
11 9 (6.82%) Symfony
12 8 (6.06%) HTML5
12 8 (6.06%) Jinja
13 7 (5.30%) CSS3
13 7 (5.30%) Vert.x
14 6 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.58%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.06%) Derivative
4 5 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.03%) Replication
6 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.52%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.52%) Robotics
7 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.52%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Online Games
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.76%) Linux
2 17 (12.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (12.88%) Windows
3 10 (7.58%) Debian
4 9 (6.82%) CentOS
5 6 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.03%) Android
6 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.03%) Mesosphere
7 3 (2.27%) Unix
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.76%) DevOps
2 49 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 18 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 17 (12.88%) Fintech
5 17 (12.88%) Scrum
6 15 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (10.61%) Infrastructure as Code
7 14 (10.61%) Technical Leadership
8 13 (9.85%) Data Analysis
9 12 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 11 (8.33%) Content Management
10 11 (8.33%) Data Development
10 11 (8.33%) Microservices
11 10 (7.58%) Analytics
11 10 (7.58%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
11 10 (7.58%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 52 (39.39%) Python
2 48 (36.36%) Java
3 40 (30.30%) SQL
4 39 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 28 (21.21%) Bash Shell
6 21 (15.91%) C#
7 18 (13.64%) Go
8 16 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 12 (9.09%) Scala
9 12 (9.09%) TypeScript
10 11 (8.33%) PHP
11 8 (6.06%) Java 8
11 8 (6.06%) Kotlin
12 7 (5.30%) ES6
13 6 (4.55%) F#
14 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
15 3 (2.27%) Google Apps Script
15 3 (2.27%) VB.NET
15 3 (2.27%) VBA
16 2 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (20.45%) Degree
2 12 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (8.33%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.03%) RHCE
5 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.52%) ISEB
6 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (31.82%) Docker
2 14 (10.61%) HDFS
3 8 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.06%) VirtualBox
4 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.52%) iptables
5 2 (1.52%) vCloud
5 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 57 (43.18%) logstash
2 40 (30.30%) Kubernetes
3 33 (25.00%) Ansible
4 24 (18.18%) Puppet
4 24 (18.18%) Terraform
5 19 (14.39%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (7.58%) Grafana
7 8 (6.06%) Prometheus
8 7 (5.30%) Pingdom
9 5 (3.79%) Consul
10 4 (3.03%) Automic
10 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (2.27%) Nagios
12 2 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.52%) Munin
12 2 (1.52%) OSSEC
12 2 (1.52%) SCCM
12 2 (1.52%) SCOM
12 2 (1.52%) vCenter Server
12 2 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (13.64%) Splunk
2 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.09%) Google
4 11 (8.33%) IBM
5 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.79%) Dynatrace
7 3 (2.27%) Automation Anywhere
7 3 (2.27%) Blue Prism
7 3 (2.27%) Hortonworks
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle
7 3 (2.27%) UiPath
8 2 (1.52%) Databricks
8 2 (1.52%) Lets Encrypt
8 2 (1.52%) NetApp
8 2 (1.52%) Nimsoft
8 2 (1.52%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.52%) Tableau
8 2 (1.52%) Veeam
8 2 (1.52%) VMware
9 1 (0.76%) PagerDuty