Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 153 271
Rank change year-on-year +58 +118 +88
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 208 211 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.08% 2.07% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.41% 18.43% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 193 162 90
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £40,500 £40,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -7.14%

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 852 1,145 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.61% 11.26% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 659 794 685
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 2019. 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 +53 113 £57,500 +8.83% 65
Hertfordshire +5 54 £52,500 -16.00% 17
Suffolk +28 25 £52,500 -2.33% 5
Bedfordshire +7 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Essex - 4 £32,500 - 5
Norfolk -4 2 £51,250 +29.75% 1
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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.

1 154 (74.04%) Docker
2 140 (67.31%) DevOps
3 132 (63.46%) AWS
4 103 (49.52%) Linux
5 94 (45.19%) Python
5 94 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (34.62%) Microservices
7 70 (33.65%) Java
8 69 (33.17%) Azure
9 68 (32.69%) JavaScript
10 67 (32.21%) GCP
11 61 (29.33%) Ansible
12 59 (28.37%) SQL
13 58 (27.88%) Kafka
14 57 (27.40%) React
15 55 (26.44%) Software Engineering
16 54 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (25.00%) Test Automation
18 48 (23.08%) C#
19 46 (22.12%) Windows
20 42 (20.19%) NoSQL
21 41 (19.71%) Terraform
22 40 (19.23%) RESTful
22 40 (19.23%) OO
23 39 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
23 39 (18.75%) Puppet
24 37 (17.79%) Mentoring
24 37 (17.79%) Configuration Management
25 36 (17.31%) .NET
26 35 (16.83%) JIRA

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 35 (16.83%) OpenStack
2 22 (10.58%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (8.17%) Apache
3 17 (8.17%) nginx
4 14 (6.73%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.81%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (3.37%) CloudStack
7 4 (1.92%) Confluence
8 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.48%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.48%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 132 (63.46%) AWS
2 69 (33.17%) Azure
3 67 (32.21%) GCP
4 21 (10.10%) Amazon ECS
5 18 (8.65%) IBM Cloud
6 15 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (5.29%) OpenShift
7 11 (5.29%) SaaS
8 10 (4.81%) GitHub
9 9 (4.33%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (4.33%) IaaS
10 8 (3.85%) PaaS
11 7 (3.37%) DigitalOcean
11 7 (3.37%) Heroku
12 6 (2.88%) Serverless
13 5 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (2.40%) Office 365
14 4 (1.92%) Amazon EKS
15 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
16 2 (0.96%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 18 (8.65%) Firewall
3 13 (6.25%) DNS
4 11 (5.29%) VPN
5 10 (4.81%) SSL
6 8 (3.85%) HTTPS
7 7 (3.37%) DHCP
8 6 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (2.40%) Internet
10 4 (1.92%) HTTP
10 4 (1.92%) VLAN
10 4 (1.92%) VRRP
11 2 (0.96%) BGP
11 2 (0.96%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.96%) Broadband
11 2 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.96%) FabricPath
11 2 (0.96%) OSPF
12 1 (0.48%) SMTP
12 1 (0.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.19%) NoSQL
2 39 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 30 (14.42%) Big Data
4 25 (12.02%) MySQL
5 22 (10.58%) SQL Server
6 20 (9.62%) MongoDB
7 18 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.33%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.85%) Text Mining
10 7 (3.37%) BigQuery
10 7 (3.37%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.44%) Redis
13 2 (0.96%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.96%) ArangoDB
13 2 (0.96%) Data Lake
13 2 (0.96%) Power BI
13 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (16.83%) Git (software)
1 35 (16.83%) JIRA
2 27 (12.98%) Jenkins
3 20 (9.62%) Gradle
4 17 (8.17%) JUnit
5 16 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 16 (7.69%) JMeter
6 14 (6.73%) Selenium
6 14 (6.73%) TestNG
7 11 (5.29%) GitLab
8 9 (4.33%) Bitbucket
9 8 (3.85%) git-flow
10 5 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.92%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.92%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.44%) Apache Archiva
12 3 (1.44%) CircleCI
12 3 (1.44%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (4.81%) Finance
2 7 (3.37%) Retail
3 6 (2.88%) Games
4 3 (1.44%) Banking
5 2 (0.96%) Electronics
5 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) French Language
6 1 (0.48%) German Language
6 1 (0.48%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (25.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (25.00%) Developer
3 34 (16.35%) Software Engineer
4 18 (8.65%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.17%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (8.17%) Platform Engineer
5 17 (8.17%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.21%) C# Software Engineer
6 15 (7.21%) Java Engineer
7 14 (6.73%) .NET Software Engineer
7 14 (6.73%) Test Engineer
8 13 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (6.25%) Consultant
8 13 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
9 12 (5.77%) Architect
9 12 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (5.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (27.88%) Kafka
2 57 (27.40%) React
3 40 (19.23%) RESTful
4 36 (17.31%) .NET
5 35 (16.83%) AngularJS
6 31 (14.90%) Node.js
7 29 (13.94%) CSS
7 29 (13.94%) HTML
8 25 (12.02%) Spring
9 21 (10.10%) Vue.js
10 20 (9.62%) JSON
11 15 (7.21%) .NET Core
11 15 (7.21%) Java EE
11 15 (7.21%) REST
11 15 (7.21%) Spring Boot
12 14 (6.73%) jOOQ
13 13 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
14 12 (5.77%) ASP.NET
15 11 (5.29%) Elastic Stack
15 11 (5.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.46%) Renewable Energy
2 12 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.37%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.37%) User Experience
5 6 (2.88%) PKI
5 6 (2.88%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.92%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.44%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.44%) Life Science
8 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.96%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.96%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (49.52%) Linux
2 46 (22.12%) Windows
3 24 (11.54%) CentOS
4 15 (7.21%) Ubuntu
5 14 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.81%) Android
6 10 (4.81%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.81%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.37%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.92%) Solaris
8 4 (1.92%) Unix
9 3 (1.44%) Fedora
9 3 (1.44%) SUSE
9 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.96%) Debian
11 1 (0.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (67.31%) DevOps
2 94 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (34.62%) Microservices
4 55 (26.44%) Software Engineering
5 54 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 40 (19.23%) OO
8 37 (17.79%) Configuration Management
8 37 (17.79%) Mentoring
9 32 (15.38%) Computer Science
10 31 (14.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 30 (14.42%) Infrastructure as Code
12 28 (13.46%) E-Commerce
13 26 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (11.06%) Coaching
14 23 (11.06%) Scrum
15 22 (10.58%) Infrastructure Automation
16 21 (10.10%) MVC
17 18 (8.65%) ITIL
17 18 (8.65%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.19%) Python
2 70 (33.65%) Java
3 68 (32.69%) JavaScript
4 59 (28.37%) SQL
5 48 (23.08%) C#
6 29 (13.94%) Bash Shell
7 27 (12.98%) PowerShell
8 22 (10.58%) PHP
9 17 (8.17%) Go
10 16 (7.69%) C
10 16 (7.69%) Groovy
11 12 (5.77%) Ruby
12 11 (5.29%) TypeScript
13 10 (4.81%) Perl
14 7 (3.37%) C++
14 7 (3.37%) PHP 5
14 7 (3.37%) PHP 7
15 5 (2.40%) Scala
16 4 (1.92%) ES6
16 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (13.46%) Degree
2 11 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.85%) CCNA
4 8 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.85%) CISSP
4 8 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (3.85%) GIAC
4 8 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (3.85%) MCSE
4 8 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (3.85%) SANS
4 8 (3.85%) SSCP
5 6 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.40%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.96%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.38%) QA
2 11 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.37%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.96%) GDPR
4 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 154 (74.04%) Docker
2 12 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.92%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.44%) LXC
5 3 (1.44%) NFS
5 3 (1.44%) Samba
5 3 (1.44%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.44%) VMware NSX
5 3 (1.44%) Xen
6 2 (0.96%) KVM
6 2 (0.96%) vSphere
7 1 (0.48%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 61 (29.33%) Ansible
2 41 (19.71%) Terraform
3 39 (18.75%) Puppet
4 22 (10.58%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.85%) Prometheus
6 7 (3.37%) Nagios
6 7 (3.37%) Packer
7 6 (2.88%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (1.92%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.92%) Istio
8 4 (1.92%) yum
9 3 (1.44%) OpenNMS
9 3 (1.44%) SCCM
9 3 (1.44%) SCOM
9 3 (1.44%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.44%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.96%) Kibana
10 2 (0.96%) logstash
10 2 (0.96%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (14.42%) Google
2 29 (13.94%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.13%) IBM
4 12 (5.77%) VMware
5 7 (3.37%) Rackspace
5 7 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.92%) EMC
6 4 (1.92%) Sybase
6 4 (1.92%) Zend
7 3 (1.44%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.44%) Dell
7 3 (1.44%) Hortonworks
7 3 (1.44%) NetApp
7 3 (1.44%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.96%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco
8 2 (0.96%) F5
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle
9 1 (0.48%) Intel
9 1 (0.48%) Splunk