Period
to 29 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for linkerd skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited linkerd over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

linkerd
UK
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 709 1045 1154
Rank change year-on-year +336 +109 +55
Permanent jobs citing linkerd 7 25 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.077% 0.14% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 18
Median annual salary £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -

linkerd 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 9,060 17,363 17,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.54% 12.84% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7,555 13,238 14,084
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 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing linkerd as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for linkerd in the UK

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Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing linkerd.

Salary trend for linkerd in the UK

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Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing linkerd over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Salary histogram for linkerd in the UK

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Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing linkerd within the UK over the 6 months to 29 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 +336 7 £90,000 +12.50% 2
London +229 7 £90,000 +12.50% 1
Work from Home -2 2 £90,000 +28.57% 1

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT jobs citing linkerd 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 linkerd.

1 7 (100.00%) Azure
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 7 (100.00%) Terraform
2 6 (85.71%) Travis CI
2 6 (85.71%) Prometheus
2 6 (85.71%) DevSecOps
2 6 (85.71%) NIST
2 6 (85.71%) Fintech
2 6 (85.71%) Consul
2 6 (85.71%) GDPR
2 6 (85.71%) GCP
2 6 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (85.71%) Go
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) OSCP
2 6 (85.71%) OSCE
2 6 (85.71%) Redis
2 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering

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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 6 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Azure
2 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 6 (85.71%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (85.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) DevSecOps Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) AWS Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) DevSecOps Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Python Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Python Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) DevSecOps
2 6 (85.71%) Fintech
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) OWASP
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) Go
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) OSCE
1 6 (85.71%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) GDPR
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) NIST
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 7 (100.00%) Terraform
2 6 (85.71%) Consul
2 6 (85.71%) Prometheus
3 1 (14.29%) Istio