The table below looks at the statistics for Kubernetes skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Kubernetes over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Kubernetes
UK
Rank 439 906 -
Rank change year-on-year
+467 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 490 50 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.050% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.99% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 400 43 0
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £36,250 -
% change year-on-year
+58.62% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7015 8056 7970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.28% 7.99% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5755 6523 6360
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Kubernetes
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Kubernetes as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Kubernetes Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kubernetes
Salary Trend

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

Kubernetes Salary Trend in the UK

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Kubernetes over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Kubernetes Salary Histogram in the UK

Kubernetes
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +441 463 £67,500 -10.00% 102
London +325 379 £67,500 -10.00% 89
City of London +71 38 £67,500 -10.00% 19
South East - 36 £70,000 - 6
Berkshire - 21 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands +46 17 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Warwick +48 15 £50,000 -
Warwickshire +46 15 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 12 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 12 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 12 £55,000 -
Slough - 8 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 8 £37,500 - 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £60,000 -
South West - 6 £47,500 - 1
Somerset - 6 £47,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 6 £66,250 -
Farnborough - 6 - - 1
Bath - 5 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Leeds - 4 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
North West -14 2 £56,500 - 2
Fareham - 2 £37,500 -
Reading - 2 £55,000 - 1
Southwark - 2 £127,500 -
Cheshire +15 1 £48,000 -
Surrey - 1 - - 2

Kubernetes
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Kubernetes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 671 (89.47%) Docker
2 493 (65.73%) DevOps
3 417 (55.60%) Linux
4 405 (54.00%) Amazon AWS
5 402 (53.60%) Python
6 358 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
7 344 (45.87%) Ansible
8 311 (41.47%) Java
9 309 (41.20%) Puppet
10 236 (31.47%) Microservices
11 231 (30.80%) Continuous Integration
12 216 (28.80%) Bash Shell
13 215 (28.67%) Ruby
14 210 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
15 199 (26.53%) Go
16 197 (26.27%) Jenkins
17 188 (25.07%) Mesos
18 187 (24.93%) Configuration Management
19 171 (22.80%) Git (software)
20 167 (22.27%) Software Engineering
21 166 (22.13%) Open Source
22 164 (21.87%) NoSQL
23 146 (19.47%) Terraform
24 142 (18.93%) Scala
25 140 (18.67%) Node.js
26 138 (18.40%) Kafka
27 125 (16.67%) JavaScript
28 121 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
29 118 (15.73%) Apache Cassandra
30 113 (15.07%) Google

Kubernetes
Top Related 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
1 100 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 80 (10.67%) Apache
3 55 (7.33%) Apache Spark
4 39 (5.20%) Tomcat
5 37 (4.93%) OpenStack
6 36 (4.80%) nginx
7 22 (2.93%) Cloud Foundry
8 19 (2.53%) Confluence
9 17 (2.27%) IIS
10 12 (1.60%) WildFly
11 11 (1.47%) WebLogic
12 10 (1.33%) lighttpd
13 8 (1.07%) JBoss
13 8 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.80%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.80%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.67%) CloudStack
15 5 (0.67%) Traefik
16 3 (0.40%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Blender
2 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 405 (54.00%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (11.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 38 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (4.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 32 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (4.13%) Amazon S3
8 29 (3.87%) CloudBees
9 28 (3.73%) PaaS
10 27 (3.60%) SaaS
11 18 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 17 (2.27%) GitHub
12 17 (2.27%) IaaS
13 12 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
14 11 (1.47%) SoftLayer
15 10 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (1.33%) OpenShift
16 7 (0.93%) Datadog
17 6 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 40 (5.33%) Firewall
3 25 (3.33%) DNS
4 18 (2.40%) HTTP
5 16 (2.13%) NAS
5 16 (2.13%) SAN
6 14 (1.87%) Internet
6 14 (1.87%) SSL
7 12 (1.60%) Kerberos
8 10 (1.33%) AMQP
8 10 (1.33%) LDAP
9 8 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (1.07%) SNMP
10 7 (0.93%) VLAN
11 6 (0.80%) LAN
11 6 (0.80%) VPN
12 5 (0.67%) BGP
12 5 (0.67%) HSRP
12 5 (0.67%) WAN
13 4 (0.53%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (21.87%) NoSQL
2 118 (15.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 106 (14.13%) MongoDB
4 85 (11.33%) Big Data
5 77 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (8.27%) MySQL
7 57 (7.60%) Hadoop
8 49 (6.53%) Redis
9 37 (4.93%) Blockchain
10 35 (4.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 35 (4.67%) Couchbase
11 26 (3.47%) HBase
12 19 (2.53%) Neo4j
13 14 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (1.87%) Event Store
14 11 (1.47%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.20%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.93%) Flink
16 7 (0.93%) MariaDB
17 6 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 197 (26.27%) Jenkins
2 171 (22.80%) Git (software)
3 72 (9.60%) Vagrant
4 60 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 58 (7.73%) JIRA
6 49 (6.53%) Subversion
7 47 (6.27%) Maven
8 44 (5.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 44 (5.87%) TeamCity
9 41 (5.47%) GoCD
10 35 (4.67%) GitLab
11 34 (4.53%) Selenium
12 30 (4.00%) HP UFT
13 29 (3.87%) Babel
13 29 (3.87%) ClearCase
13 29 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (3.87%) webpack
14 20 (2.67%) Grunt
15 18 (2.40%) IntelliJ
15 18 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 90 (12.00%) Finance
2 34 (4.53%) Games
2 34 (4.53%) Marketing
3 25 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.80%) Advertising
5 19 (2.53%) Banking
5 19 (2.53%) Retail
6 9 (1.20%) Law
7 7 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.67%) Legal
9 3 (0.40%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 275 (36.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 169 (22.53%) Developer
3 111 (14.80%) AWS DevOps
4 107 (14.27%) AWS Engineer
5 73 (9.73%) Java Developer
6 71 (9.47%) Senior DevOps
7 68 (9.07%) Linux Engineer
8 53 (7.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 53 (7.07%) Software Engineer
9 45 (6.00%) Consultant
9 45 (6.00%) DevOps Consultant
10 39 (5.20%) Architect
11 37 (4.93%) Senior Developer
12 34 (4.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 33 (4.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 32 (4.27%) Scala Developer
14 32 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
15 30 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
16 27 (3.60%) Java Engineer
17 22 (2.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (18.67%) Node.js
2 138 (18.40%) Kafka
3 106 (14.13%) Web Services
4 74 (9.87%) Elastic Stack
5 61 (8.13%) .NET
6 59 (7.87%) React
7 56 (7.47%) RESTful
8 53 (7.07%) HTML
9 44 (5.87%) Akka
10 37 (4.93%) REST
11 36 (4.80%) AngularJS
12 35 (4.67%) Redux
13 33 (4.40%) Play Framework
14 31 (4.13%) Spring
15 29 (3.87%) ActiveMQ
15 29 (3.87%) LAPP Stack
16 25 (3.33%) CSS
17 21 (2.80%) LAMP
17 21 (2.80%) Ruby on Rails
18 20 (2.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 37 (4.93%) Algorithms
1 37 (4.93%) Data Centre
2 33 (4.40%) Fintech
3 32 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (2.80%) Data Structures
5 15 (2.00%) Clustering
5 15 (2.00%) Online Games
6 14 (1.87%) Client/Server
6 14 (1.87%) PKI
7 13 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (1.73%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.07%) Replication
8 8 (1.07%) User Experience
9 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.80%) Private Cloud
10 5 (0.67%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 417 (55.60%) Linux
2 96 (12.80%) Unix
3 67 (8.93%) CoreOS
4 64 (8.53%) CentOS
5 61 (8.13%) Ubuntu
6 59 (7.87%) Windows
7 19 (2.53%) Debian
8 17 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.80%) Android
11 5 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.53%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.27%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (65.73%) DevOps
2 358 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (31.47%) Microservices
4 231 (30.80%) Continuous Integration
5 187 (24.93%) Configuration Management
6 167 (22.27%) Software Engineering
7 166 (22.13%) Open Source
8 89 (11.87%) TDD
9 87 (11.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 80 (10.67%) Scrum
11 56 (7.47%) E-Commerce
12 46 (6.13%) Kanban
13 44 (5.87%) BDD
13 44 (5.87%) SDLC
14 39 (5.20%) Continuous Deployment
15 37 (4.93%) High Availability
16 34 (4.53%) Analytics
17 33 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
18 31 (4.13%) Load Balancing
19 27 (3.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 402 (53.60%) Python
2 311 (41.47%) Java
3 216 (28.80%) Bash Shell
4 215 (28.67%) Ruby
5 199 (26.53%) Go
6 142 (18.93%) Scala
7 125 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 85 (11.33%) SQL
9 80 (10.67%) PHP
10 69 (9.20%) Perl
11 65 (8.67%) PowerShell
12 57 (7.60%) C
13 44 (5.87%) C++
13 44 (5.87%) Groovy
14 31 (4.13%) ES6
15 23 (3.07%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.60%) C#
17 10 (1.33%) GraphQL
18 8 (1.07%) Bourne shell
18 8 (1.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (6.53%) Degree
2 12 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.33%) AWS Certification
3 10 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.40%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.40%) PMP
5 1 (0.13%) MBA
5 1 (0.13%) PhD
5 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.53%) QA
2 11 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.20%) GCP
4 5 (0.67%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 671 (89.47%) Docker
2 60 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.13%) etcd
4 25 (3.33%) Xen
5 21 (2.80%) VirtualBox
6 19 (2.53%) QEMU
7 15 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 15 (2.00%) Ceph
7 15 (2.00%) HDFS
8 12 (1.60%) Active Directory
9 9 (1.20%) flannel
10 8 (1.07%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.67%) iptables
12 5 (0.67%) Snort
12 5 (0.67%) Varnish
13 3 (0.40%) Gluster
14 2 (0.27%) vSphere
15 1 (0.13%) Postfix
15 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 344 (45.87%) Ansible
2 309 (41.20%) Puppet
3 210 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
4 188 (25.07%) Mesos
5 146 (19.47%) Terraform
6 88 (11.73%) Nagios
7 72 (9.60%) Docker Swarm
8 59 (7.87%) Graphite
9 47 (6.27%) rkt
10 43 (5.73%) Rancher
11 39 (5.20%) Consul
12 33 (4.40%) Salt
13 20 (2.67%) HAProxy
13 20 (2.67%) ZABBIX
14 18 (2.40%) Packer
15 16 (2.13%) Kibana
15 16 (2.13%) logstash
15 16 (2.13%) StatsD
16 14 (1.87%) Capistrano
16 14 (1.87%) Grafana
Vendors
1 113 (15.07%) Google
2 68 (9.07%) VMware
3 57 (7.60%) New Relic
4 55 (7.33%) Red Hat
5 45 (6.00%) Oracle
6 43 (5.73%) Splunk
7 35 (4.67%) SaltStack
8 31 (4.13%) AppDynamics
9 29 (3.87%) Dynatrace
10 19 (2.53%) Atlassian
11 11 (1.47%) Rackspace
12 10 (1.33%) Trend Micro
13 9 (1.20%) Teradata
14 8 (1.07%) Microsoft
15 7 (0.93%) Sonatype
16 6 (0.80%) Cloudera
16 6 (0.80%) EMC
16 6 (0.80%) NetApp
17 5 (0.67%) MEDITECH
18 4 (0.53%) ServiceNow
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus % and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 70,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package, equity, bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare & Pension & Bonus & 30
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Send
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Pension + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Full Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + Negotiable / Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus, pension, shares etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago