Period
to 3 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > East of England
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 119 215
Rank change year-on-year +20 +96 +135
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 156 226 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.78% 2.67% 1.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.13% 22.58% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 143 195 137
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £42,750 £41,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -3.70%

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 of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 575 1,001 1,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.26% 11.81% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 412 714 810
Median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,875 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the East of England

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the East of England

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in the East of England over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the East of England

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the East of England region over the 6 months to 3 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
Cambridgeshire +42 73 £62,500 +8.70% 40
Hertfordshire -23 43 £55,000 -12.00% 18
Suffolk +9 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Essex +5 15 £47,500 +4.19% 4
Bedfordshire +22 9 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Norfolk -7 1 - - 3
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 112 (71.79%) Docker
2 89 (57.05%) DevOps
3 86 (55.13%) AWS
4 66 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (36.54%) Python
6 55 (35.26%) JavaScript
7 50 (32.05%) Linux
8 46 (29.49%) Microservices
9 45 (28.85%) Azure
10 44 (28.21%) Java
11 42 (26.92%) SQL
12 38 (24.36%) C#
12 38 (24.36%) Ansible
13 36 (23.08%) GCP
14 35 (22.44%) Git (software)
15 34 (21.79%) .NET
16 32 (20.51%) Terraform
17 31 (19.87%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (19.87%) Bash Shell
17 31 (19.87%) Software Engineering
18 30 (19.23%) Windows
19 29 (18.59%) CSS
19 29 (18.59%) HTML
19 29 (18.59%) React
20 28 (17.95%) NoSQL
20 28 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (17.95%) PowerShell
21 27 (17.31%) Microsoft
21 27 (17.31%) AngularJS
22 26 (16.67%) Jenkins

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (8.97%) OpenStack
2 9 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.21%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.56%) Confluence
4 4 (2.56%) nginx
4 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.92%) Apache
6 2 (1.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.64%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.64%) Documentum
7 1 (0.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) JBoss
7 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.64%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 86 (55.13%) AWS
2 45 (28.85%) Azure
3 36 (23.08%) GCP
4 12 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 10 (6.41%) Amazon ECS
6 9 (5.77%) SaaS
7 7 (4.49%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (3.85%) GitHub
9 5 (3.21%) IaaS
9 5 (3.21%) PaaS
10 4 (2.56%) CloudBees
10 4 (2.56%) Office 365
11 3 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.92%) Amazon EKS
11 3 (1.92%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (1.28%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.41%) Firewall
2 8 (5.13%) Network Security
3 7 (4.49%) SSL
4 6 (3.85%) DNS
4 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.21%) VPN
6 4 (2.56%) BGP
6 4 (2.56%) OSPF
6 4 (2.56%) VLAN
7 3 (1.92%) Internet
8 1 (0.64%) Broadband
8 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.64%) MQTT
8 1 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.95%) NoSQL
2 22 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.33%) Big Data
4 12 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.69%) MySQL
5 11 (7.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.92%) Redis
10 2 (1.28%) BigQuery
10 2 (1.28%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.64%) DB2
11 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 35 (22.44%) Git (software)
2 26 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.26%) JIRA
4 11 (7.05%) Selenium
5 8 (5.13%) GitLab
6 7 (4.49%) Artifactory
6 7 (4.49%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.49%) webpack
7 6 (3.85%) JUnit
8 5 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (3.21%) Gradle
8 5 (3.21%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.56%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (2.56%) Protractor
10 3 (1.92%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.92%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.92%) JProfiler
10 3 (1.92%) Maven
10 3 (1.92%) Spinnaker
General
1 8 (5.13%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Banking
3 5 (3.21%) Legal
3 5 (3.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.92%) Publishing
5 2 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) French Language
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (33.33%) Developer
2 35 (22.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (16.03%) Software Engineer
4 17 (10.90%) Java Developer
5 13 (8.33%) Architect
6 12 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.05%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.05%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) E-Commerce Architect
9 9 (5.77%) Lead Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Security Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.49%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.79%) .NET
2 29 (18.59%) CSS
2 29 (18.59%) HTML
2 29 (18.59%) React
3 27 (17.31%) AngularJS
4 24 (15.38%) Node.js
4 24 (15.38%) RESTful
5 20 (12.82%) .NET Core
6 17 (10.90%) Spring
6 17 (10.90%) Web Services
7 16 (10.26%) Kafka
8 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET
9 13 (8.33%) Spring Boot
10 12 (7.69%) REST
11 10 (6.41%) HTML5
11 10 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (5.77%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (5.13%) Sass
14 7 (4.49%) Java EE
14 7 (4.49%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) Public Cloud
2 12 (7.69%) Cloud Native
3 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.77%) Renewable Energy
4 9 (5.77%) Virtual Team
5 8 (5.13%) User Experience
6 7 (4.49%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.56%) PKI
9 2 (1.28%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.28%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.64%) Blog
10 1 (0.64%) Life Science
10 1 (0.64%) Robotics
10 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.05%) Linux
2 30 (19.23%) Windows
3 10 (6.41%) Unix
4 7 (4.49%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.85%) CentOS
6 5 (3.21%) Fedora
6 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.21%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.92%) Android
7 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.92%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (57.05%) DevOps
2 66 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (29.49%) Microservices
4 31 (19.87%) Continuous Delivery
4 31 (19.87%) Software Engineering
5 28 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 24 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 19 (12.18%) Configuration Management
8 19 (12.18%) Infrastructure as Code
9 17 (10.90%) Coaching
9 17 (10.90%) E-Commerce
10 15 (9.62%) Multithreading
10 15 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (8.97%) OO
11 14 (8.97%) Technical Leadership
12 13 (8.33%) Infrastructure Automation
13 12 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 12 (7.69%) Scrum
14 11 (7.05%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (36.54%) Python
2 55 (35.26%) JavaScript
3 44 (28.21%) Java
4 42 (26.92%) SQL
5 38 (24.36%) C#
6 31 (19.87%) Bash Shell
7 28 (17.95%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.77%) C
8 9 (5.77%) Go
9 7 (4.49%) C++
9 7 (4.49%) ES6
9 7 (4.49%) PHP
10 6 (3.85%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.56%) Scala
12 3 (1.92%) Java 8
13 2 (1.28%) Groovy
13 2 (1.28%) Ruby
14 1 (0.64%) Erlang
14 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (8.97%) Degree
2 8 (5.13%) CCSP
2 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.85%) CCNA
3 6 (3.85%) CISSP
3 6 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (3.85%) GIAC
3 6 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
3 6 (3.85%) MCSE
3 6 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (3.85%) SANS
3 6 (3.85%) SSCP
4 5 (3.21%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.28%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.64%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) GDPR
3 2 (1.28%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 112 (71.79%) Docker
2 10 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.21%) NFS
3 5 (3.21%) Samba
3 5 (3.21%) VirtualBox
3 5 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.21%) Xen
4 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 38 (24.36%) Ansible
2 32 (20.51%) Terraform
3 21 (13.46%) Puppet
4 10 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.49%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (3.85%) Nagios
6 6 (3.85%) ZABBIX
7 5 (3.21%) OpenNMS
7 5 (3.21%) vCenter Server
8 4 (2.56%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.92%) Istio
10 2 (1.28%) Grafana
11 1 (0.64%) Kibana
11 1 (0.64%) logstash
11 1 (0.64%) Mesos
11 1 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.46%) Google
3 12 (7.69%) IBM
4 11 (7.05%) VMware
5 9 (5.77%) Oracle
6 7 (4.49%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.85%) EMC
7 6 (3.85%) FIS
7 6 (3.85%) WorldPay
8 5 (3.21%) Cloudera
8 5 (3.21%) Dell
8 5 (3.21%) Hortonworks
8 5 (3.21%) NetApp
8 5 (3.21%) New Relic
8 5 (3.21%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.92%) Citrix
9 3 (1.92%) Zend
10 2 (1.28%) Splunk
11 1 (0.64%) Percona
11 1 (0.64%) SaltStack