Kubernetes Jobs in England

Kubernetes (k8s)
UK > England

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England requiring Kubernetes skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Kubernetes over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 69 35 25
Rank change year-on-year -34 -10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 2,769 4,718 14,604
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.33% 6.45% 9.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.22% 45.36% 55.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,063 3,553 6,289
10th Percentile £50,000 £50,350 £46,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year - - +10.71%
75th Percentile £96,250 £96,539 £93,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%

All Systems Management Skills
England

Kubernetes falls under the Systems Management category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring systems management skills in England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,644 10,401 26,491
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 9.20% 14.22% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5,587 7,678 12,662
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,783 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.99% -3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £102,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% - +3.85%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in England

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in England

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in England

Kubernetes
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
London -16 1,182 £90,000 +5.88% 127
South East -17 533 £70,000 -1.75% 57
North of England -34 451 £65,000 -6.40% 42
South West -31 317 £75,000 +8.00% 37
North West -38 264 £65,000 -7.14% 32
Midlands -45 183 £60,000 -14.29% 28
Yorkshire -9 167 £65,000 -1.45% 9
West Midlands -49 94 £60,000 -14.29% 14
East Midlands -24 89 £57,500 -9.80% 14
East of England -67 78 £80,000 +14.29% 11
North East -33 20 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Kubernetes
UK

Kubernetes
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 153 (5.53%) Apache
2 97 (3.50%) Apache Spark
3 85 (3.07%) Apache Airflow
4 53 (1.91%) nginx
5 40 (1.44%) OpenStack
6 30 (1.08%) Microsoft Exchange
7 22 (0.79%) Confluence
8 20 (0.72%) Jupyter
8 20 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 19 (0.69%) IIS
10 18 (0.65%) JBoss
11 9 (0.33%) WildFly
12 8 (0.29%) Drupal
12 8 (0.29%) SharePoint
12 8 (0.29%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.25%) Red Hat Fuse
13 7 (0.25%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.22%) Apache Pulsar
14 6 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.072%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.072%) InDesign
3 1 (0.036%) Blender
3 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (1.08%) Ripple
2 7 (0.25%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.072%) Salesforce CRM
4 2 (0.072%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.072%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.036%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,528 (55.18%) AWS
2 1,125 (40.63%) Azure
3 391 (14.12%) GCP
4 312 (11.27%) Azure DevOps
5 275 (9.93%) Amazon EKS
6 259 (9.35%) Amazon S3
7 244 (8.81%) Serverless
8 213 (7.69%) GitHub
9 201 (7.26%) SaaS
10 196 (7.08%) OpenShift
11 142 (5.13%) Azure AKS
12 137 (4.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 137 (4.95%) AWS Lambda
13 128 (4.62%) IBM Cloud
14 123 (4.44%) GitHub Actions
15 119 (4.30%) Amazon ECS
16 113 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
17 107 (3.86%) OCI
18 104 (3.76%) PaaS
18 104 (3.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 157 (5.67%) Firewall
2 96 (3.47%) DNS
3 73 (2.64%) VPN
4 62 (2.24%) Network Security
5 56 (2.02%) HTTP
6 53 (1.91%) TCP/IP
7 52 (1.88%) DHCP
8 50 (1.81%) Internet
9 46 (1.66%) WAN
10 42 (1.52%) AMQP
11 41 (1.48%) SD-WAN
12 34 (1.23%) IPsec
12 34 (1.23%) SNMP
13 17 (0.61%) BGP
14 13 (0.47%) MPLS
15 11 (0.40%) Ethernet VPN
16 7 (0.25%) iSCSI
16 7 (0.25%) SAN
16 7 (0.25%) SSL
17 6 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (8.49%) NoSQL
2 191 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
3 183 (6.61%) SQL Server
4 168 (6.07%) MongoDB
5 152 (5.49%) Big Data
6 148 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
7 101 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
7 101 (3.65%) Relational Database
8 92 (3.32%) MySQL
9 69 (2.49%) Data Lake
10 68 (2.46%) Hadoop
11 63 (2.28%) Redis
12 58 (2.09%) Amazon Athena
13 57 (2.06%) Dremio
14 54 (1.95%) Apache Arrow
15 40 (1.44%) BigQuery
16 37 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
17 35 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
18 32 (1.16%) DynamoDB
19 29 (1.05%) Cloudera CDH
Development Applications
1 391 (14.12%) Jenkins
2 359 (12.96%) Git
3 161 (5.81%) GitLab
4 131 (4.73%) JIRA
5 106 (3.83%) Selenium
6 73 (2.64%) TeamCity
7 68 (2.46%) CircleCI
7 68 (2.46%) Cypress.io
8 59 (2.13%) JUnit
9 47 (1.70%) SonarQube
10 46 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 38 (1.37%) Cucumber
12 32 (1.16%) Bitbucket
13 29 (1.05%) Maven
14 25 (0.90%) Artifactory
15 24 (0.87%) SoapUI
16 23 (0.83%) REST Assured
16 23 (0.83%) TestNG
17 21 (0.76%) WebDriver
18 20 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 562 (20.30%) Finance
2 465 (16.79%) Social Skills
3 278 (10.04%) Public Sector
4 161 (5.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 160 (5.78%) Banking
6 112 (4.04%) Aerospace
7 108 (3.90%) Law
8 95 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
9 83 (3.00%) Retail
10 72 (2.60%) Legal
11 63 (2.28%) Organisational Skills
12 57 (2.06%) Tech for Good
13 55 (1.99%) Financial Institution
14 39 (1.41%) Retail Banking
15 35 (1.26%) Marketing
16 32 (1.16%) Automotive
17 30 (1.08%) Telecoms
18 28 (1.01%) Front Office
18 28 (1.01%) Games
19 26 (0.94%) Health Technology
Job Titles
1 737 (26.62%) Senior
2 572 (20.66%) Developer
3 542 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 403 (14.55%) Software Engineer
5 385 (13.90%) Lead
6 224 (8.09%) AWS Engineer
7 202 (7.30%) Cloud Engineer
8 184 (6.64%) Senior Developer
9 179 (6.46%) Java Developer
10 178 (6.43%) Architect
11 174 (6.28%) Senior DevOps
12 171 (6.18%) Senior Software Engineer
13 164 (5.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 155 (5.60%) Azure Engineer
15 139 (5.02%) Platform Engineer
16 126 (4.55%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 121 (4.37%) AWS DevOps
18 115 (4.15%) Software Developer
19 111 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 109 (3.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (17.23%) React
2 369 (13.33%) .NET
3 274 (9.90%) Kafka
4 253 (9.14%) Spring
5 237 (8.56%) Spring Boot
6 225 (8.13%) REST
7 206 (7.44%) AngularJS
8 177 (6.39%) Node.js
9 164 (5.92%) RabbitMQ
10 156 (5.63%) RESTful
11 131 (4.73%) HTML
12 119 (4.30%) CSS
13 110 (3.97%) gRPC
14 106 (3.83%) .NET Core
15 94 (3.39%) YAML
16 86 (3.11%) ARM Templates
17 75 (2.71%) Web Services
18 72 (2.60%) Elastic Stack
19 63 (2.28%) XML
20 62 (2.24%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 250 (9.03%) Cloud Native
2 240 (8.67%) Distributed Systems
3 174 (6.28%) Blockchain
4 172 (6.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 127 (4.59%) Public Cloud
6 113 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 94 (3.39%) e-Learning
8 78 (2.82%) Management Information System
9 77 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
10 74 (2.67%) Hedge funds
11 72 (2.60%) Clustering
12 70 (2.53%) Product Ownership
13 51 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
14 45 (1.63%) Algorithms
15 41 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
16 38 (1.37%) Legacy Code
16 38 (1.37%) Mobile App
17 37 (1.34%) Data Structures
18 36 (1.30%) NFT
19 30 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 719 (25.97%) Linux
2 275 (9.93%) Windows
3 136 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 107 (3.86%) CentOS
5 86 (3.11%) Debian
6 76 (2.74%) Windows Server
7 69 (2.49%) Ubuntu
8 42 (1.52%) Alpine Linux
9 38 (1.37%) Unix
10 34 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
11 33 (1.19%) Windows Server 2016
12 28 (1.01%) VMS
13 18 (0.65%) Android
13 18 (0.65%) Windows Server 2019
14 16 (0.58%) Apple iOS
15 13 (0.47%) Solaris
16 12 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.22%) Rocky
17 6 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 3 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,352 (48.83%) DevOps
2 1,110 (40.09%) CI/CD
3 1,022 (36.91%) Agile
4 805 (29.07%) Containerisation
5 738 (26.65%) Software Engineering
6 591 (21.34%) Microservices
7 571 (20.62%) Infrastructure as Code
8 412 (14.88%) Artificial Intelligence
9 408 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
10 374 (13.51%) Mentoring
11 307 (11.09%) Test Automation
12 291 (10.51%) Computer Science
13 259 (9.35%) Scrum
14 235 (8.49%) Full Stack Development
15 228 (8.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 223 (8.05%) Fintech
17 211 (7.62%) SDLC
18 200 (7.22%) Observability
19 194 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
19 194 (7.01%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 887 (32.03%) Python
2 805 (29.07%) Java
3 544 (19.65%) JavaScript
4 423 (15.28%) C#
5 347 (12.53%) SQL
6 322 (11.63%) TypeScript
7 274 (9.90%) PowerShell
8 261 (9.43%) Go
9 248 (8.96%) Bash
10 121 (4.37%) Rust
11 98 (3.54%) C++
12 74 (2.67%) C
13 73 (2.64%) PHP
14 61 (2.20%) Bicep
15 46 (1.66%) Kotlin
15 46 (1.66%) Perl
16 42 (1.52%) Scala
16 42 (1.52%) Shell Script
17 35 (1.26%) Ruby
18 30 (1.08%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 416 (15.02%) Security Cleared
2 341 (12.31%) Degree
3 236 (8.52%) SC Cleared
4 232 (8.38%) DV Cleared
5 177 (6.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 148 (5.34%) Azure Certification
7 115 (4.15%) AWS Certification
8 83 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 46 (1.66%) Master's Degree
10 41 (1.48%) MCSA
10 41 (1.48%) MCSE
11 35 (1.26%) CISSP
12 33 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 30 (1.08%) CISM
14 28 (1.01%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 28 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
15 27 (0.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 27 (0.98%) CCSK
15 27 (0.98%) CCSP
16 22 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (2.82%) QA
2 49 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (1.41%) NIST
4 27 (0.98%) WCAG
5 22 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.76%) GDPR
7 14 (0.51%) Accessibility
7 14 (0.51%) NCSC
8 13 (0.47%) SLA
9 12 (0.43%) HIPAA
9 12 (0.43%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.36%) SOC 2
11 9 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
11 9 (0.33%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.072%) California Consumer Privacy Act
12 2 (0.072%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.072%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.072%) MiFID
13 1 (0.036%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.036%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 1,672 (60.38%) Docker
2 131 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (3.29%) Virtual Machines
4 90 (3.25%) Active Directory
5 56 (2.02%) Hyper-V
6 30 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 26 (0.94%) vSphere
8 14 (0.51%) Ceph
9 13 (0.47%) KVM
9 13 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.36%) NFS
10 10 (0.36%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 7 (0.25%) Firmware
12 4 (0.14%) Lustre
12 4 (0.14%) pfSense
12 4 (0.14%) Xen
13 3 (0.11%) Gluster
13 3 (0.11%) GPFS
13 3 (0.11%) oVirt
13 3 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1,117 (40.34%) Terraform
2 525 (18.96%) Ansible
3 324 (11.70%) Prometheus
4 191 (6.90%) Puppet
5 146 (5.27%) Grafana
6 73 (2.64%) Progress Chef
7 61 (2.20%) vCenter Server
8 55 (1.99%) Single Sign-On
9 40 (1.44%) Istio
10 31 (1.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 29 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
12 25 (0.90%) SCCM
13 23 (0.83%) SCOM
14 22 (0.79%) Argo
14 22 (0.79%) Kibana
14 22 (0.79%) Nagios
15 20 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
16 19 (0.69%) Salt
17 18 (0.65%) HAProxy
17 18 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 308 (11.12%) Microsoft
2 301 (10.87%) Red Hat
3 158 (5.71%) VMware
4 145 (5.24%) Google
5 132 (4.77%) IBM
6 106 (3.83%) Oracle
7 103 (3.72%) Dynatrace
8 52 (1.88%) Splunk
9 43 (1.55%) Palo Alto
10 39 (1.41%) NetApp
11 34 (1.23%) SolidFire
12 32 (1.16%) SaltStack
13 30 (1.08%) Cisco
14 29 (1.05%) ServiceNow
15 25 (0.90%) Databricks
16 24 (0.87%) ForgeRock
17 22 (0.79%) Atlassian
18 17 (0.61%) New Relic
19 16 (0.58%) Citrix
19 16 (0.58%) Sitecore