Period
to 5 April 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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 711 785 729
Rank change year-on-year +74 -56 +7
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 289 340 517
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.90% 1.92% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 199 311 477
Median annual salary £61,000 £65,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% +32.65% -14.78%
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -10.00%

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 15,182 17,679 17,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.03% 11.85% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,728 13,776 13,800
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +6.48% +2.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £83,750
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 5 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Top 16 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 5 April 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 +69 264 £65,000 - 34
London +99 158 £71,250 -10.94% 25
UK excluding London +80 131 £52,500 -2.78% 13
North of England +92 43 £52,500 -8.70% 3
North West +75 38 £52,500 -19.23% 3
South East -24 25 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Scotland +46 23 £60,000 +14.29% 2
South West +60 17 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Midlands +60 15 £52,500 -0.94% 1
Work from Home -8 12 £59,250 -15.36% 5
West Midlands - 11 £52,500 -
East of England +46 6 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire +48 5 £45,000 -21.74%
East Midlands +30 4 £100,000 +88.68% 1
Wales -8 1 £36,500 -8.75% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 5 April 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.

1 143 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (49.13%) Elasticsearch
3 136 (47.06%) AWS
4 123 (42.56%) Python
5 122 (42.21%) Azure
6 102 (35.29%) C#
7 98 (33.91%) DevOps
8 94 (32.53%) Elastic Stack
8 94 (32.53%) .NET
9 87 (30.10%) Java
10 78 (26.99%) logstash
11 76 (26.30%) JavaScript
12 75 (25.95%) Grafana
13 72 (24.91%) Kubernetes
14 71 (24.57%) Git (software)
15 70 (24.22%) Docker
16 66 (22.84%) Jenkins
16 66 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
16 66 (22.84%) .NET Core
17 65 (22.49%) React
18 64 (22.15%) SQL
19 63 (21.80%) Linux
20 56 (19.38%) Terraform
21 55 (19.03%) Splunk
22 54 (18.69%) Serverless
23 53 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
24 51 (17.65%) Ansible
25 50 (17.30%) F#
25 50 (17.30%) MySQL
26 49 (16.96%) HTML

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
1 142 (49.13%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (8.30%) CMS
3 17 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 13 (4.50%) OpenStack
5 12 (4.15%) Apache
5 12 (4.15%) Apache Spark
6 11 (3.81%) nginx
7 9 (3.11%) Headless CMS
7 9 (3.11%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.08%) Confluence
8 6 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.08%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.73%) IIS
10 3 (1.04%) JBoss
10 3 (1.04%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.69%) Camunda
11 2 (0.69%) GemFire
11 2 (0.69%) Gluu
11 2 (0.69%) Hyperledger
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.69%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.69%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.35%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 136 (47.06%) AWS
2 122 (42.21%) Azure
3 54 (18.69%) Serverless
4 43 (14.88%) AWS Lambda
5 42 (14.53%) Amazon S3
6 40 (13.84%) Amazon ECS
7 35 (12.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 33 (11.42%) Amazon Kinesis
9 30 (10.38%) PaaS
10 28 (9.69%) Power Platform
11 19 (6.57%) GCP
11 19 (6.57%) GitHub
12 18 (6.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (5.88%) SaaS
14 15 (5.19%) Office 365
15 11 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
16 10 (3.46%) Apigee
17 9 (3.11%) Boomi
18 8 (2.77%) Azure Active Directory
19 7 (2.42%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.81%) Internet
2 10 (3.46%) DNS
3 9 (3.11%) Firewall
4 8 (2.77%) HTTP
5 7 (2.42%) SSL
6 5 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.38%) MPLS
7 4 (1.38%) SAN
7 4 (1.38%) VPN
8 3 (1.04%) DHCP
8 3 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.04%) FTP
8 3 (1.04%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.04%) SMTP
9 2 (0.69%) Broadband
9 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.69%) LAN
9 2 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.30%) MySQL
2 48 (16.61%) SQL Server
3 41 (14.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 34 (11.76%) Amazon Athena
5 31 (10.73%) Big Data
5 31 (10.73%) Relational Database
6 29 (10.03%) Event Store
7 28 (9.69%) Power BI
8 25 (8.65%) MongoDB
9 23 (7.96%) NoSQL
10 22 (7.61%) Redis
11 20 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (6.92%) RDBMS
12 15 (5.19%) Cosmos DB
13 10 (3.46%) Hadoop
14 8 (2.77%) CouchDB
15 7 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (2.08%) Data Lake
16 6 (2.08%) GIS
16 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 71 (24.57%) Git (software)
2 66 (22.84%) Jenkins
3 30 (10.38%) JIRA
3 30 (10.38%) TeamCity
4 29 (10.03%) JUnit
5 21 (7.27%) Mockito
6 16 (5.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (5.19%) Gatling
7 15 (5.19%) Maven
7 15 (5.19%) Vagrant
8 13 (4.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.11%) Spock
11 8 (2.77%) CircleCI
11 8 (2.77%) GitLab
11 8 (2.77%) Gradle
11 8 (2.77%) JMeter
11 8 (2.77%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (2.42%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.42%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (14.88%) Finance
2 12 (4.15%) Games
3 11 (3.81%) Law
4 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.08%) Retail
6 5 (1.73%) Marketing
7 4 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.04%) Legal
8 3 (1.04%) Local Government
8 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Automotive
9 2 (0.69%) Banking
9 2 (0.69%) Electronics
9 2 (0.69%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Police
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (35.64%) Developer
2 33 (11.42%) Software Engineer
3 30 (10.38%) C# Developer
3 30 (10.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (9.34%) .NET Developer
5 26 (9.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 24 (8.30%) F# Developer
7 22 (7.61%) Consultant
8 17 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 14 (4.84%) .NET Software Engineer
10 13 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (4.50%) Support Engineer
11 12 (4.15%) Applications Support
11 12 (4.15%) Azure Engineer
11 12 (4.15%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (4.15%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.81%) Azure Developer
12 11 (3.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 11 (3.81%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (32.53%) .NET
1 94 (32.53%) Elastic Stack
2 66 (22.84%) .NET Core
3 65 (22.49%) React
4 49 (16.96%) HTML
4 49 (16.96%) REST
5 48 (16.61%) Web Services
6 45 (15.57%) CSS
7 43 (14.88%) Node.js
8 39 (13.49%) Redux
8 39 (13.49%) Spring
9 35 (12.11%) Spring Boot
10 33 (11.42%) RESTful
11 32 (11.07%) ActiveMQ
12 31 (10.73%) Reactive Extensions
13 28 (9.69%) JSON
14 21 (7.27%) AngularJS
15 18 (6.23%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (6.23%) Kafka
16 16 (5.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.22%) Cloud Native
2 36 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.30%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (6.57%) User Experience
5 16 (5.54%) Algorithms
6 11 (3.81%) Virtual Team
7 9 (3.11%) iPad
8 7 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.08%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.08%) Replication
10 5 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.69%) Derivative
12 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.80%) Linux
2 46 (15.92%) Windows
3 23 (7.96%) Unix
4 14 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.46%) CentOS
6 9 (3.11%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.77%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.73%) Android
8 5 (1.73%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.38%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.69%) Debian
12 1 (0.35%) Solaris
12 1 (0.35%) SUSE
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (49.48%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (33.91%) DevOps
3 66 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
5 48 (16.61%) Microservices
6 47 (16.26%) Software Engineering
7 39 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (13.49%) TDD
8 38 (13.15%) Infrastructure as Code
9 35 (12.11%) Scrum
10 30 (10.38%) Test Automation
11 28 (9.69%) MVC
12 27 (9.34%) Analytics
13 26 (9.00%) Functional Programming
13 26 (9.00%) Mentoring
14 25 (8.65%) Machine Learning
15 24 (8.30%) Open Source
15 24 (8.30%) Performance Testing
15 24 (8.30%) Proprietary Trading
16 23 (7.96%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 123 (42.56%) Python
2 102 (35.29%) C#
3 87 (30.10%) Java
4 76 (26.30%) JavaScript
5 64 (22.15%) SQL
6 50 (17.30%) F#
7 46 (15.92%) TypeScript
8 38 (13.15%) PowerShell
9 35 (12.11%) Ruby
10 30 (10.38%) Bash Shell
11 24 (8.30%) Go
11 24 (8.30%) T-SQL
12 20 (6.92%) Java 8
12 20 (6.92%) Perl
12 20 (6.92%) PHP
13 17 (5.88%) Groovy
13 17 (5.88%) R
14 13 (4.50%) C
15 11 (3.81%) Kotlin
16 10 (3.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (8.30%) Degree
2 16 (5.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.42%) AWS Certification
3 7 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.38%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.04%) CCNA
5 3 (1.04%) CISSP
5 3 (1.04%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.69%) CEH
6 2 (0.69%) GIAC
6 2 (0.69%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (0.69%) MCSE
6 2 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.69%) SANS
6 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.23%) QA
2 8 (2.77%) GDPR
3 4 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (24.22%) Docker
2 16 (5.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.38%) HDFS
5 4 (1.38%) KVM
5 4 (1.38%) NFS
6 2 (0.69%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.69%) iptables
6 2 (0.69%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.35%) vCloud
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 78 (26.99%) logstash
2 75 (25.95%) Grafana
3 72 (24.91%) Kubernetes
4 56 (19.38%) Terraform
5 51 (17.65%) Ansible
6 43 (14.88%) Puppet
7 33 (11.42%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (7.61%) Prometheus
9 20 (6.92%) Nagios
10 13 (4.50%) Rancher
11 11 (3.81%) Istio
12 9 (3.11%) Knative
13 8 (2.77%) Salt
13 8 (2.77%) ZABBIX
14 7 (2.42%) Icinga
14 7 (2.42%) Microsoft Intune
15 6 (2.08%) Packer
16 5 (1.73%) Matomo
17 4 (1.38%) Jamf Pro
18 3 (1.04%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 55 (19.03%) Splunk
2 39 (13.49%) Oracle
3 33 (11.42%) New Relic
4 28 (9.69%) Microsoft
5 23 (7.96%) Dynatrace
6 18 (6.23%) VMware
7 17 (5.88%) Adobe
8 15 (5.19%) Google
9 13 (4.50%) MuleSoft
10 12 (4.15%) IBM
11 11 (3.81%) SAP
11 11 (3.81%) SolarWinds
12 10 (3.46%) Dell
12 10 (3.46%) Tableau
13 9 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (2.77%) hybris
14 8 (2.77%) SaltStack
15 7 (2.42%) Red Hat
16 6 (2.08%) Apple
17 5 (1.73%) Sybase