Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 85 131
Rank change year-on-year +1 +46 +82
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 36 89 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.50% 2.94% 1.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.83% 22.88% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 67 71
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £81,250
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - -4.00%

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 145 389 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.07% 12.83% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 106 254 384
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Hertfordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Hertfordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 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
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £60,000 - 1
Watford +29 9 £50,000 -44.44%
Welwyn Garden City -4 7 £63,750 -1.92% 4
Hertford - 1 £75,000 -
Kubernetes
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 28 (77.78%) Docker
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 21 (58.33%) DevOps
4 17 (47.22%) Windows
5 16 (44.44%) Azure
5 16 (44.44%) AWS
6 15 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 15 (41.67%) Ansible
7 13 (36.11%) GCP
8 12 (33.33%) TeamCity
8 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (33.33%) Puppet
8 12 (33.33%) .NET
8 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (33.33%) Google
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
10 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
10 10 (27.78%) Web Services
10 10 (27.78%) Python
11 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (25.00%) C#
11 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
13 7 (19.44%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (19.44%) Terraform
13 7 (19.44%) Travis CI
13 7 (19.44%) GitLab

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 7 (19.44%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.78%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) AWS
1 16 (44.44%) Azure
2 13 (36.11%) GCP
3 5 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (13.89%) SaaS
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon EKS
4 3 (8.33%) AWS Fargate
4 3 (8.33%) IaaS
4 3 (8.33%) PaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) GitHub
5 1 (2.78%) Office 365
5 1 (2.78%) Serverless
5 1 (2.78%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) Redis
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Ignite
4 3 (8.33%) CouchDB
4 3 (8.33%) Flink
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 7 (19.44%) GitLab
4 7 (19.44%) Travis CI
5 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.33%) CircleCI
7 1 (2.78%) Log4j
7 1 (2.78%) Subversion
7 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.78%) React Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.78%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Core
3 5 (13.89%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (11.11%) Jinja
4 4 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) JDBC
6 1 (2.78%) Laravel
6 1 (2.78%) Spring
6 1 (2.78%) Swing
6 1 (2.78%) Symfony
6 1 (2.78%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Native
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
1 3 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) CentOS
3 5 (13.89%) Debian
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) DevOps
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) Microservices
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Coaching
6 4 (11.11%) Line Management
6 4 (11.11%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.33%) Architectural Design
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure as Code
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Open Source
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.89%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) C++
8 3 (8.33%) Clojure
8 3 (8.33%) Erlang
8 3 (8.33%) F#
8 3 (8.33%) Go
8 3 (8.33%) Haskell
8 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.33%) Kotlin
8 3 (8.33%) OCaml
8 3 (8.33%) Rust
8 3 (8.33%) Scala
9 1 (2.78%) C
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Docker
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) VirtualBox
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Ansible
2 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (33.33%) Puppet
3 7 (19.44%) Terraform
4 4 (11.11%) Kibana
4 4 (11.11%) logstash
5 1 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.78%) Grafana
5 1 (2.78%) Nagios
5 1 (2.78%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Splunk
4 1 (2.78%) Percona
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat