Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Kubernetes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kubernetes over the 6 months to 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 117 192
Rank change year-on-year +34 +75 +20
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 29 87 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.05% 2.25% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.31% 20.81% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 82 29
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -23.08% +62.50%
10th Percentile £34,272 £35,375 £29,750
90th Percentile £58,250 £78,125 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

Kubernetes is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 130 418 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.18% 10.80% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 97 309 312
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +13.10% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,650 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,250 £73,625
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +3.77%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the East Midlands

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kubernetes in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the East Midlands

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the East Midlands

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 October 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
Nottinghamshire +23 19 £47,500 -13.64% 6
Derbyshire +31 8 - - 1
Leicestershire +26 1 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Northamptonshire +26 1 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT jobs citing Kubernetes 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 across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 29 (100.00%) Docker
2 17 (58.62%) DevOps
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) Azure
6 9 (31.03%) Puppet
6 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (31.03%) Microservices
6 9 (31.03%) .NET
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (27.59%) AWS
7 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
8 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) Python
8 7 (24.14%) Terraform
9 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (20.69%) Scrum
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) Migration
9 6 (20.69%) Redis
10 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
10 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
10 5 (17.24%) OpenID
10 5 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (17.24%) Back Office
10 5 (17.24%) MIIS
10 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Jupyter
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Azure
2 8 (27.59%) AWS
3 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (10.34%) PaaS
4 3 (10.34%) SaaS
5 2 (6.90%) GitHub
5 2 (6.90%) IaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Office 365
5 2 (6.90%) Power Automate
5 2 (6.90%) Power Platform
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.45%) Route 53
6 1 (3.45%) Serverless
6 1 (3.45%) Slack
6 1 (3.45%) Trello
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) H.323
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.45%) RTP
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Redis
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (6.90%) GitLab
3 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) GoCD
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.24%) Back Office
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Architect
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) .NET Core
2 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
2 5 (17.24%) OpenID
2 5 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) Node.js
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) React
5 2 (6.90%) WinForms
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) Express
6 1 (3.45%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Kafka
6 1 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) PlayStation
2 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) DevOps
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (31.03%) Microservices
3 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Decision-Making
7 2 (6.90%) High Availability
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) Go
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) VirtualBox
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Gluster
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
2 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (24.14%) Terraform
4 5 (17.24%) MIIS
5 4 (13.79%) Ansible
6 2 (6.90%) Marathon
6 2 (6.90%) Mesos
6 2 (6.90%) Nagios
6 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
7 1 (3.45%) Fluentd
7 1 (3.45%) Istio
7 1 (3.45%) Packer
7 1 (3.45%) Rancher
7 1 (3.45%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Sonatype
4 1 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) Mitel
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy