Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
South East > Kent
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 107 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +150
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.22% 0.15% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.26% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Kent median annual salary £62,500 - -
South East median annual salary £55,000 £59,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.56% -8.46% -

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 Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 47 72 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.08% 5.43% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 122
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £29,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Kent

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Kent region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £62,500 -
Kubernetes
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
2 1 (50.00%) Opsview
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Packer
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Consul
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Protractor
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Consul
1 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Opsview
1 1 (50.00%) Packer
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Salt
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX