Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
UK > England
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 449 640 964
Rank change year-on-year +191 +324 +212
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 629 132 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.21% 0.086%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.44% 0.57% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 379 105 82
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
25th Percentile £55,750 £67,500 £56,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
Median % change year-on-year - +1.69% +5.36%
75th Percentile £83,750 £92,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £89,750
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

Amazon EKS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 43,680 23,012 40,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.43% 36.76% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31,456 19,206 33,635
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £30,358
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon EKS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in England

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EKS in England.

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in England

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS in England over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in England

Amazon EKS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EKS within the England region over the 6 months to 31 July 2021. 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
London +85 396 £75,000 -3.23% 58
North of England +62 138 £60,000 -11.11% 23
Yorkshire +17 88 £60,000 -11.11% 6
South East -53 48 £77,500 +29.17% 9
North West +8 47 £75,000 +9.09% 14
Midlands -51 33 £80,000 +6.67% 6
West Midlands - 25 £80,000 - 6
East Midlands -51 8 £70,000 -6.67%
East of England -41 7 £77,500 +40.91% 9
South West -66 5 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North East - 3 £77,500 - 3
Amazon EKS
UK

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon EKS.

1 528 (83.94%) AWS
2 500 (79.49%) Kubernetes
3 364 (57.87%) DevOps
4 354 (56.28%) Docker
5 312 (49.60%) Python
6 298 (47.38%) Terraform
7 271 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
8 253 (40.22%) Infrastructure as Code
9 196 (31.16%) Linux
10 190 (30.21%) Serverless
11 187 (29.73%) AWS CloudFormation
12 184 (29.25%) Azure
13 178 (28.30%) Problem-Solving
14 164 (26.07%) Microservices
15 158 (25.12%) Jenkins
16 152 (24.17%) Java
17 149 (23.69%) Go
18 146 (23.21%) Amazon ECS
19 139 (22.10%) Puppet
20 138 (21.94%) GCP
21 133 (21.14%) PaaS
22 129 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
23 125 (19.87%) Ansible
24 123 (19.55%) Configuration Management
25 121 (19.24%) PostgreSQL
25 121 (19.24%) AWS Lambda
26 109 (17.33%) Software Engineering
27 105 (16.69%) GitLab
28 102 (16.22%) React
29 101 (16.06%) MySQL

Amazon EKS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 28 (4.45%) Cloud Foundry
2 20 (3.18%) Confluence
3 18 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.54%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.38%) nginx
6 13 (2.07%) Apache
6 13 (2.07%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.59%) Apache Airflow
7 10 (1.59%) IIS
7 10 (1.59%) JBoss
7 10 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.95%) Traefik
9 5 (0.79%) CloudStack
10 4 (0.64%) CMS
10 4 (0.64%) Ethereum
10 4 (0.64%) Magnolia
11 3 (0.48%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Fuse
12 1 (0.16%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.48%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.16%) Figma
3 1 (0.16%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 528 (83.94%) AWS
2 190 (30.21%) Serverless
3 187 (29.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 184 (29.25%) Azure
5 146 (23.21%) Amazon ECS
6 138 (21.94%) GCP
7 133 (21.14%) PaaS
8 121 (19.24%) AWS Lambda
9 94 (14.94%) SaaS
10 71 (11.29%) Amazon S3
11 66 (10.49%) Pulumi
12 57 (9.06%) Amazon EC2
13 50 (7.95%) GitHub
13 50 (7.95%) OpenShift
14 44 (7.00%) IaaS
15 40 (6.36%) Amazon SQS
16 35 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 32 (5.09%) Slack
18 27 (4.29%) IBM Cloud
19 21 (3.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (11.61%) TCP/IP
2 54 (8.59%) Firewall
3 48 (7.63%) Network Security
4 28 (4.45%) HTTP
5 20 (3.18%) VPN
6 12 (1.91%) LAN
6 12 (1.91%) WAN
7 10 (1.59%) DMZ
7 10 (1.59%) DNS
7 10 (1.59%) IPv4
8 7 (1.11%) SAN
8 7 (1.11%) SD-WAN
8 7 (1.11%) VSAN
9 6 (0.95%) DSL
9 6 (0.95%) SSH
9 6 (0.95%) VLAN
10 3 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.48%) SSL
11 2 (0.32%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (19.24%) PostgreSQL
2 101 (16.06%) MySQL
3 99 (15.74%) Amazon RDS
4 76 (12.08%) Redis
5 62 (9.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 56 (8.90%) MongoDB
7 43 (6.84%) NoSQL
8 37 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
9 25 (3.97%) Relational Database
10 22 (3.50%) Amazon Aurora
11 17 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (2.70%) BigQuery
12 14 (2.23%) Big Data
12 14 (2.23%) Event Store
13 10 (1.59%) SQL Server
14 9 (1.43%) Amazon Athena
15 6 (0.95%) Blockchain
15 6 (0.95%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.95%) Hazelcast
15 6 (0.95%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 158 (25.12%) Jenkins
2 105 (16.69%) GitLab
3 93 (14.79%) Git (software)
4 54 (8.59%) JIRA
5 24 (3.82%) Maven
6 20 (3.18%) EasyMock
6 20 (3.18%) JUnit
7 18 (2.86%) CircleCI
8 14 (2.23%) Selenium
9 13 (2.07%) Bitbucket
9 13 (2.07%) PyCharm
10 12 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (1.75%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.59%) Vagrant
13 9 (1.43%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.27%) Artifactory
15 7 (1.11%) GoCD
16 6 (0.95%) git-flow
16 6 (0.95%) Mockito
16 6 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 92 (14.63%) Finance
2 89 (14.15%) Social Skills
3 63 (10.02%) Public Sector
4 35 (5.56%) Banking
5 25 (3.97%) Financial Institution
5 25 (3.97%) Retail
6 13 (2.07%) Presentation Skills
7 12 (1.91%) Automotive
8 11 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 6 (0.95%) Billing
10 6 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.95%) Legal
11 5 (0.79%) Documentation Skills
12 2 (0.32%) Games
12 2 (0.32%) Marketing
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 231 (36.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 117 (18.60%) Architect
3 101 (16.06%) AWS Engineer
4 85 (13.51%) AWS DevOps
5 84 (13.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 78 (12.40%) Developer
7 72 (11.45%) Cloud Architect
8 40 (6.36%) Python Engineer
9 38 (6.04%) Software Engineer
10 35 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
10 35 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 26 (4.13%) Senior DevOps
12 25 (3.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 24 (3.82%) Senior Software Engineer
13 24 (3.82%) Technical Architect
14 22 (3.50%) Azure Architect
15 21 (3.34%) Java Developer
16 20 (3.18%) AWS Architect
17 19 (3.02%) Platform Engineer
17 19 (3.02%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (16.22%) React
2 99 (15.74%) Node.js
3 66 (10.49%) AngularJS
4 61 (9.70%) Web Services
5 55 (8.74%) REST
6 48 (7.63%) Kafka
6 48 (7.63%) Spring
7 44 (7.00%) Jest
8 41 (6.52%) Spring Boot
9 40 (6.36%) Redux
10 39 (6.20%) Django
11 32 (5.09%) .NET
11 32 (5.09%) RESTful
12 29 (4.61%) Elastic Stack
12 29 (4.61%) Vue.js
13 26 (4.13%) Swagger
14 25 (3.97%) Next.js
15 23 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
16 22 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
16 22 (3.50%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.61%) Public Cloud
2 66 (10.49%) Cloud Native
3 62 (9.86%) Enterprise Cloud
4 37 (5.88%) NHS
5 28 (4.45%) Virtual Team
6 17 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 17 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (2.54%) Blog
7 16 (2.54%) Data Centre
7 16 (2.54%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (2.07%) Digital Media
9 12 (1.91%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.59%) User Experience
11 9 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.95%) Clustering
13 6 (0.95%) CMDB
13 6 (0.95%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 196 (31.16%) Linux
2 67 (10.65%) Windows
3 38 (6.04%) Unix
4 26 (4.13%) CentOS
5 20 (3.18%) Ubuntu
6 11 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.95%) Android
8 6 (0.95%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.48%) VMS
10 2 (0.32%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.16%) SUSE
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (57.87%) DevOps
2 271 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (40.22%) Infrastructure as Code
4 178 (28.30%) Problem-Solving
5 164 (26.07%) Microservices
6 123 (19.55%) Configuration Management
7 109 (17.33%) Software Engineering
8 93 (14.79%) Deployment Automation
9 92 (14.63%) Mentoring
10 76 (12.08%) Load Balancing
11 66 (10.49%) Front End Development
12 64 (10.17%) Collaborative Working
13 63 (10.02%) TDD
14 62 (9.86%) Fintech
15 59 (9.38%) Full Stack Development
16 57 (9.06%) Continuous Delivery
16 57 (9.06%) Scrum
17 52 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
18 45 (7.15%) Migration
18 45 (7.15%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 312 (49.60%) Python
2 152 (24.17%) Java
3 149 (23.69%) Go
4 92 (14.63%) Bash Shell
5 84 (13.35%) Ruby
6 66 (10.49%) JavaScript
7 64 (10.17%) PowerShell
8 61 (9.70%) TypeScript
9 52 (8.27%) SQL
10 43 (6.84%) C#
11 17 (2.70%) C
11 17 (2.70%) Java 11
12 15 (2.38%) PHP
13 14 (2.23%) Groovy
14 12 (1.91%) Perl
15 11 (1.75%) C++
16 10 (1.59%) VB
16 10 (1.59%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.43%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (12.40%) AWS Certification
2 41 (6.52%) OCP
2 41 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
3 31 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.45%) SC Cleared
5 25 (3.97%) Degree
6 14 (2.23%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.48%) CISSP
9 2 (0.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.32%) MCSA
9 2 (0.32%) MCSE
9 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) OSCP
10 1 (0.16%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.29%) QA
2 6 (0.95%) GDPR
3 3 (0.48%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 354 (56.28%) Docker
2 32 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.27%) KVM
3 8 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.11%) Ceph
5 1 (0.16%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.16%) NFS
5 1 (0.16%) Varnish
5 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 500 (79.49%) Kubernetes
2 298 (47.38%) Terraform
3 139 (22.10%) Puppet
4 129 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
5 125 (19.87%) Ansible
6 95 (15.10%) Prometheus
7 43 (6.84%) Grafana
8 37 (5.88%) Istio
9 25 (3.97%) Rancher
10 17 (2.70%) Nagios
10 17 (2.70%) ZABBIX
11 14 (2.23%) Docker Swarm
12 10 (1.59%) Rundeck
12 10 (1.59%) Salt
12 10 (1.59%) SCCM
13 7 (1.11%) Packer
13 7 (1.11%) vCenter Server
14 6 (0.95%) Consul
14 6 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
15 5 (0.79%) systemd
Vendors
1 71 (11.29%) Google
2 65 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 62 (9.86%) SaltStack
4 54 (8.59%) Red Hat
5 49 (7.79%) Oracle
6 38 (6.04%) IBM
7 37 (5.88%) VMware
8 23 (3.66%) SAP
9 14 (2.23%) Dynatrace
10 11 (1.75%) New Relic
11 10 (1.59%) Alibaba
12 9 (1.43%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.43%) Veracode
13 8 (1.27%) LexisNexis
14 7 (1.11%) AppDynamics
15 4 (0.64%) BT
16 3 (0.48%) Pega
16 3 (0.48%) Splunk
16 3 (0.48%) WSO2
17 2 (0.32%) ServiceNow