Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for logstash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited logstash over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

logstash
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 950 920 1042
Rank change year-on-year -30 +122 +40
Permanent jobs citing logstash 219 277 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.24% 1.75% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 162 227 188
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,113
90th Percentile £78,750 £87,500 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

logstash 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 17,624 15,798 17,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.39% 8.92% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13,999 12,769 14,374
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

logstash
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing logstash as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for logstash in the UK

logstash
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing logstash.

Salary trend for logstash in the UK

logstash
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing logstash over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for logstash in the UK

logstash
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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 +14 217 £65,000 - 36
London -41 120 £70,000 +3.70% 23
UK excluding London +18 97 £60,000 +9.09% 14
South East +4 56 £70,000 +21.74% 8
Midlands +38 20 £45,000 -14.29%
West Midlands +47 18 £45,000 -
North of England +24 15 £55,000 +15.79% 2
North West +7 7 £37,747 -14.21% 1
Yorkshire +32 6 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East of England +29 5 £54,250 -22.50% 2
South West +1 2 £75,000 +36.36% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £60,000 +14.29%
North East - 2 £82,500 -
Scotland -13 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing logstash 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 logstash.

1 173 (79.00%) Elasticsearch
2 145 (66.21%) Linux
3 141 (64.38%) Kibana
4 136 (62.10%) Python
5 131 (59.82%) Elastic Stack
6 128 (58.45%) Ansible
7 118 (53.88%) Docker
7 118 (53.88%) Amazon AWS
8 109 (49.77%) Java
9 107 (48.86%) SQL
10 103 (47.03%) DevOps
11 100 (45.66%) VMware
12 91 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
13 87 (39.73%) Bash Shell
14 82 (37.44%) Jenkins
15 76 (34.70%) Puppet
16 72 (32.88%) Kubernetes
16 72 (32.88%) Configuration Management
17 65 (29.68%) Opscode Chef
18 61 (27.85%) Windows
19 57 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
20 56 (25.57%) Open Source
20 56 (25.57%) PostgreSQL
21 55 (25.11%) SQL Server
21 55 (25.11%) PowerShell
22 54 (24.66%) Git (software)
22 54 (24.66%) MongoDB
23 52 (23.74%) Kafka
24 50 (22.83%) JavaScript
25 49 (22.37%) Grafana

logstash
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
1 173 (79.00%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (19.63%) Apache
3 28 (12.79%) Apache Spark
3 28 (12.79%) Confluence
4 26 (11.87%) CloudStack
4 26 (11.87%) Tomcat
5 19 (8.68%) nginx
6 11 (5.02%) IIS
7 9 (4.11%) Jupyter
7 9 (4.11%) OpenStack
8 8 (3.65%) JBoss
8 8 (3.65%) WebLogic
9 7 (3.20%) Jetty
10 5 (2.28%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.91%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.46%) Gunicorn
12 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.46%) Tornado
12 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (4.11%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 118 (53.88%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (19.63%) GitHub
4 37 (16.89%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (12.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 24 (10.96%) SaaS
7 23 (10.50%) IaaS
8 22 (10.05%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (7.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 17 (7.76%) Amazon ELB
9 17 (7.76%) Route 53
10 13 (5.94%) CloudFront
11 12 (5.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (5.48%) Amazon EMR
11 12 (5.48%) Amazon Kinesis
12 10 (4.57%) NuGet
13 8 (3.65%) Amazon S3
13 8 (3.65%) Datadog
14 7 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (1.83%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.79%) Firewall
2 26 (11.87%) Internet
3 23 (10.50%) VPN
4 21 (9.59%) TCP/IP
5 20 (9.13%) HTTP
6 9 (4.11%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.28%) DNS
7 5 (2.28%) Network Security
8 3 (1.37%) DAB
8 3 (1.37%) DHCP
8 3 (1.37%) VLAN
9 2 (0.91%) FTP
9 2 (0.91%) IPsec
9 2 (0.91%) NAS
9 2 (0.91%) SAN
9 2 (0.91%) SSH
9 2 (0.91%) VSAN
10 1 (0.46%) LAN
10 1 (0.46%) SNMP
10 1 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.57%) PostgreSQL
2 55 (25.11%) SQL Server
3 54 (24.66%) MongoDB
4 46 (21.00%) MySQL
5 44 (20.09%) Big Data
6 35 (15.98%) Redis
7 32 (14.61%) Hadoop
7 32 (14.61%) NoSQL
8 27 (12.33%) Relational Database
9 26 (11.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (7.76%) Event Store
11 16 (7.31%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (7.31%) InfluxDB
12 14 (6.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 14 (6.39%) Apache Hive
12 14 (6.39%) Oracle Database
13 11 (5.02%) HBase
13 11 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (2.28%) Couchbase
14 5 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (37.44%) Jenkins
2 54 (24.66%) Git (software)
3 40 (18.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 38 (17.35%) JIRA
4 38 (17.35%) TeamCity
5 35 (15.98%) GitLab
6 21 (9.59%) Maven
7 20 (9.13%) Artifactory
8 19 (8.68%) git-flow
9 17 (7.76%) GoCD
10 16 (7.31%) Gerrit
10 16 (7.31%) SonarQube
10 16 (7.31%) Vagrant
11 12 (5.48%) CA Release Automation
12 11 (5.02%) Ant
12 11 (5.02%) Eclipse
12 11 (5.02%) IntelliJ
12 11 (5.02%) Visual Studio
13 10 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (4.11%) ReSharper
General
1 26 (11.87%) Finance
2 9 (4.11%) Banking
3 7 (3.20%) Advertising
3 7 (3.20%) Games
4 6 (2.74%) Marketing
5 5 (2.28%) Retail
6 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.83%) Law
6 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.46%) French Language
9 1 (0.46%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (21.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (17.81%) Architect
3 36 (16.44%) Developer
4 25 (11.42%) Java Architect
5 24 (10.96%) J2EE Architect
5 24 (10.96%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 18 (8.22%) AWS DevOps
7 17 (7.76%) Java Developer
7 17 (7.76%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (7.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 16 (7.31%) Reliability Engineer
9 15 (6.85%) Data Engineer
10 14 (6.39%) Big Data Engineer
11 13 (5.94%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (5.02%) Administrator
12 11 (5.02%) Azure DevOps
12 11 (5.02%) Senior DevOps
12 11 (5.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 11 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (4.57%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (59.82%) Elastic Stack
2 52 (23.74%) Kafka
3 42 (19.18%) Web Services
4 37 (16.89%) REST
5 34 (15.53%) .NET
6 33 (15.07%) RabbitMQ
7 31 (14.16%) J2EE
8 29 (13.24%) HTML
9 28 (12.79%) ASP.NET
9 28 (12.79%) Flask
10 24 (10.96%) Spring
11 20 (9.13%) .NET Framework
12 19 (8.68%) Ajax
13 16 (7.31%) Spring Boot
14 15 (6.85%) LAMP
14 15 (6.85%) XML
15 14 (6.39%) AngularJS
16 13 (5.94%) CSS
17 12 (5.48%) LEMP Stack
17 12 (5.48%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.98%) Public Cloud
2 25 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (10.96%) Fintech
4 21 (9.59%) Computer Science
5 17 (7.76%) Clustering
5 17 (7.76%) Replication
6 14 (6.39%) Data Centre
7 13 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (4.11%) User Experience
9 6 (2.74%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.83%) Life Science
11 4 (1.83%) Online Games
12 3 (1.37%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.91%) GPGPU
13 2 (0.91%) PlayStation
13 2 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 145 (66.21%) Linux
2 61 (27.85%) Windows
3 41 (18.72%) CentOS
4 27 (12.33%) Ubuntu
5 17 (7.76%) Unix
6 16 (7.31%) Windows Server
7 9 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.20%) Debian
9 6 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.37%) Solaris
11 2 (0.91%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.91%) VMS
12 1 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.46%) Android
12 1 (0.46%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.46%) Fedora
12 1 (0.46%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (47.03%) DevOps
2 91 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (32.88%) Configuration Management
4 56 (25.57%) Open Source
5 46 (21.00%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (17.81%) Problem-Solving
7 37 (16.89%) High Availability
8 36 (16.44%) Test Automation
9 29 (13.24%) Scrum
10 26 (11.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (11.87%) Microservices
11 24 (10.96%) Software Engineering
12 23 (10.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 22 (10.05%) TDD
14 21 (9.59%) SDLC
15 20 (9.13%) SIEM
16 19 (8.68%) Capacity Planning
17 17 (7.76%) Kanban
17 17 (7.76%) Service Management
18 16 (7.31%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (62.10%) Python
2 109 (49.77%) Java
3 107 (48.86%) SQL
4 87 (39.73%) Bash Shell
5 55 (25.11%) PowerShell
6 50 (22.83%) JavaScript
7 38 (17.35%) Go
8 36 (16.44%) C#
9 33 (15.07%) Ruby
10 23 (10.50%) Java 8
11 20 (9.13%) T-SQL
12 18 (8.22%) Scala
13 17 (7.76%) Perl
14 13 (5.94%) Jython
15 12 (5.48%) PHP
16 8 (3.65%) PL/SQL
17 6 (2.74%) Shell Script
18 4 (1.83%) ES6
19 3 (1.37%) ANSI SQL
19 3 (1.37%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 19 (8.68%) Degree
2 15 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.11%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.91%) CCNA
4 2 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.79%) QA
2 21 (9.59%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.65%) GCP
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.46%) GPG13
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 118 (53.88%) Docker
2 37 (16.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (11.87%) vSphere
4 17 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.76%) Xen
5 13 (5.94%) HDFS
6 8 (3.65%) Active Directory
7 6 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (2.74%) KVM
8 2 (0.91%) LXC
8 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.91%) zsh
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.46%) etcd
9 1 (0.46%) GridGain
9 1 (0.46%) QEMU
9 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 141 (64.38%) Kibana
2 128 (58.45%) Ansible
3 76 (34.70%) Puppet
4 72 (32.88%) Kubernetes
5 65 (29.68%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (22.37%) Grafana
7 43 (19.63%) Nagios
8 38 (17.35%) Packer
9 34 (15.53%) Terraform
10 32 (14.61%) Rancher
11 30 (13.70%) Graphite
12 24 (10.96%) Prometheus
13 21 (9.59%) ZABBIX
14 16 (7.31%) Capistrano
15 14 (6.39%) Docker Swarm
16 13 (5.94%) HAProxy
17 9 (4.11%) Perfmon
18 8 (3.65%) Consul
19 6 (2.74%) Mesos
20 5 (2.28%) Graylog
Vendors
1 100 (45.66%) VMware
2 32 (14.61%) Oracle
3 30 (13.70%) New Relic
4 28 (12.79%) SaltStack
4 28 (12.79%) Splunk
5 23 (10.50%) Microsoft
6 17 (7.76%) Google
7 12 (5.48%) Hortonworks
8 10 (4.57%) SolarWinds
9 9 (4.11%) TIBCO
10 8 (3.65%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.20%) Capita
12 6 (2.74%) AppDynamics
13 5 (2.28%) Cisco
14 4 (1.83%) IBM
14 4 (1.83%) PagerDuty
15 3 (1.37%) Ab Initio
15 3 (1.37%) Riverbed
16 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
16 2 (0.91%) Dell