Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 111 192
Rank change year-on-year +5 +81 +26
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 47 94 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.85% 2.28% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.16% 18.47% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 84 25
Hertfordshire median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.42% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,375 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year -4.35% -6.12% +2.08%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 332 509 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.06% 12.32% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 206 396 268
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £36,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £70,125 £73,750 £71,625
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% -1.05%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Hertfordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Hertfordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Hertfordshire

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Welwyn Garden City +35 17 £60,000 -16.55% 2
St Albans +24 4 £52,500 -10.64% 3
Watford +6 3 £42,500 -41.38% 3
Hatfield 0 3 £57,500 -11.54% 5
Letchworth - 3 £47,500 - 2
Rickmansworth - 1 £80,000 -
Baldock - 1 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Welwyn - 1 £100,000 -
Kubernetes
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 38 (80.85%) Docker
1 38 (80.85%) DevOps
2 33 (70.21%) Linux
2 33 (70.21%) Azure
3 28 (59.57%) AWS
3 28 (59.57%) Python
4 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (51.06%) Puppet
4 24 (51.06%) Terraform
5 21 (44.68%) Ansible
6 20 (42.55%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (42.55%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu
7 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
8 14 (29.79%) CentOS
8 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio Team System
8 14 (29.79%) Windows
8 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (27.66%) VMware NSX
9 13 (27.66%) Docker Swarm
9 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
9 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
9 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (27.66%) VMware
10 12 (25.53%) Ruby
10 12 (25.53%) SCCM
10 12 (25.53%) SCOM
10 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
10 12 (25.53%) Test Automation

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) Apache
3 4 (8.51%) nginx
3 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 33 (70.21%) Azure
2 28 (59.57%) AWS
3 12 (25.53%) GCP
3 12 (25.53%) OpenShift
4 11 (23.40%) Office 365
4 11 (23.40%) OneDrive
5 4 (8.51%) Amazon EKS
5 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (8.51%) GitHub
5 4 (8.51%) SaaS
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) BIG-IP
1 11 (23.40%) Cisco Nexus
1 11 (23.40%) FabricPath
1 11 (23.40%) VLAN
2 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) Internet
4 3 (6.38%) DHCP
5 2 (4.26%) Firewall
5 2 (4.26%) SNMP
6 1 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) BigQuery
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 12 (25.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (25.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.38%) GitLab
5 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Archiva
6 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.13%) Cobertura
7 1 (2.13%) Gradle
7 1 (2.13%) Snyk
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Technical Leader
3 8 (17.02%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Scripter
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
1 7 (14.89%) React
2 5 (10.64%) Laravel
3 4 (8.51%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) jQuery
3 4 (8.51%) LAMP
3 4 (8.51%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (6.38%) .NET
4 3 (6.38%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.26%) .NET Core
5 2 (4.26%) Kafka
5 2 (4.26%) LESS
5 2 (4.26%) Node.js
5 2 (4.26%) OAuth
5 2 (4.26%) OpenID
5 2 (4.26%) Sass
5 2 (4.26%) Vue.js
5 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Public Cloud
3 6 (12.77%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.38%) PKI
4 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Linux
2 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu
3 14 (29.79%) CentOS
3 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
5 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (25.53%) SUSE
6 3 (6.38%) Unix
7 1 (2.13%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) Kali Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) DevOps
2 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (42.55%) Infrastructure as Code
4 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
5 11 (23.40%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Automation
8 8 (17.02%) Change Control
8 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (17.02%) Scrum
8 8 (17.02%) Service Management
8 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
10 6 (12.77%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.77%) MVC
11 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Python
2 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
3 12 (25.53%) Ruby
4 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
5 7 (14.89%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) Go
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.51%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) C#
9 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) GDPR
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (80.85%) Docker
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) VMware NSX
3 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
4 11 (23.40%) KVM
4 11 (23.40%) vSphere
5 3 (6.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) Puppet
1 24 (51.06%) Terraform
2 21 (44.68%) Ansible
3 20 (42.55%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (27.66%) Docker Swarm
5 12 (25.53%) SCCM
5 12 (25.53%) SCOM
6 11 (23.40%) SCOrch
6 11 (23.40%) vRealize
7 1 (2.13%) Grafana
7 1 (2.13%) Kibana
7 1 (2.13%) Mesos
7 1 (2.13%) Nessus
7 1 (2.13%) Nmap
7 1 (2.13%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.13%) Rancher
7 1 (2.13%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) VMware
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco
2 11 (23.40%) F5
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) Axiomatics
5 1 (2.13%) PagerDuty
5 1 (2.13%) Ping Identity
5 1 (2.13%) Qualys
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Splunk
5 1 (2.13%) Twobo