Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 343 441 682
Rank change year-on-year +98 +241 +172
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 395 102 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.88% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.83% 0.88% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 192 84 56
10th Percentile £53,875 £64,650 £45,625
25th Percentile £62,500 £68,438 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £78,750 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.17% +5.00% +15.38%
75th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £108,425 £105,000 £91,250
England 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 21,584 11,535 19,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.82% 40.94% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14,288 9,601 16,474
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in London

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in London

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS in London over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in London

Amazon EKS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EKS within the London region over the 6 months to 1 August 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
Central London -14 27 £75,000 -11.76% 8
South London +20 26 £65,000 -21.21% 1
East London - 9 £75,000 -
West London -34 3 £67,500 -10.00% 3
Amazon EKS
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon EKS.

1 334 (84.56%) AWS
2 308 (77.97%) Kubernetes
3 202 (51.14%) Docker
4 200 (50.63%) Python
5 184 (46.58%) DevOps
6 164 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
7 147 (37.22%) Terraform
8 131 (33.16%) Serverless
9 128 (32.41%) Jenkins
10 125 (31.65%) Azure
11 120 (30.38%) Microservices
12 119 (30.13%) Java
13 118 (29.87%) Infrastructure as Code
14 108 (27.34%) GCP
15 105 (26.58%) Linux
16 102 (25.82%) PaaS
17 99 (25.06%) PostgreSQL
18 98 (24.81%) AWS CloudFormation
19 95 (24.05%) Software Engineering
20 94 (23.80%) Ansible
21 90 (22.78%) MySQL
22 89 (22.53%) GitLab
23 85 (21.52%) React
23 85 (21.52%) Prometheus
24 79 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
25 78 (19.75%) Amazon ECS
26 76 (19.24%) AWS Lambda
27 75 (18.99%) Finance
28 73 (18.48%) Amazon RDS
28 73 (18.48%) Social Skills

Amazon EKS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 22 (5.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (4.05%) Confluence
3 13 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (2.53%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (2.53%) nginx
5 9 (2.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (2.03%) IIS
6 8 (2.03%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.52%) Traefik
8 4 (1.01%) CMS
8 4 (1.01%) Ethereum
8 4 (1.01%) Magnolia
8 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.76%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.25%) Apache
11 1 (0.25%) MTS
11 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.76%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 334 (84.56%) AWS
2 131 (33.16%) Serverless
3 125 (31.65%) Azure
4 108 (27.34%) GCP
5 102 (25.82%) PaaS
6 98 (24.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 78 (19.75%) Amazon ECS
8 76 (19.24%) AWS Lambda
9 68 (17.22%) SaaS
10 49 (12.41%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (9.37%) GitHub
12 36 (9.11%) OpenShift
13 34 (8.61%) Amazon S3
14 32 (8.10%) Slack
15 28 (7.09%) Amazon SQS
16 26 (6.58%) IaaS
17 20 (5.06%) IBM Cloud
18 18 (4.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 17 (4.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 11 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.87%) TCP/IP
2 32 (8.10%) Firewall
3 16 (4.05%) HTTP
3 16 (4.05%) VPN
4 13 (3.29%) Network Security
5 9 (2.28%) DNS
5 9 (2.28%) IPv4
5 9 (2.28%) LAN
5 9 (2.28%) WAN
6 7 (1.77%) SAN
6 7 (1.77%) SD-WAN
6 7 (1.77%) VSAN
7 6 (1.52%) DSL
7 6 (1.52%) SSH
8 4 (1.01%) VLAN
9 3 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.51%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (0.25%) Broadband
11 1 (0.25%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (25.06%) PostgreSQL
2 90 (22.78%) MySQL
3 73 (18.48%) Amazon RDS
4 68 (17.22%) Redis
5 49 (12.41%) MongoDB
6 43 (10.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 37 (9.37%) Amazon Redshift
8 36 (9.11%) NoSQL
9 22 (5.57%) Relational Database
10 14 (3.54%) Event Store
11 13 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (2.78%) BigQuery
13 10 (2.53%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (2.28%) Amazon Athena
15 8 (2.03%) Big Data
16 6 (1.52%) Blockchain
16 6 (1.52%) Hazelcast
17 5 (1.27%) Data Mining
18 4 (1.01%) SQL Server
19 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 128 (32.41%) Jenkins
2 89 (22.53%) GitLab
3 68 (17.22%) Git (software)
4 41 (10.38%) JIRA
5 20 (5.06%) EasyMock
5 20 (5.06%) JUnit
6 19 (4.81%) Maven
7 14 (3.54%) Selenium
8 13 (3.29%) PyCharm
9 11 (2.78%) CircleCI
10 10 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
11 9 (2.28%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.28%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.28%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.52%) Artifactory
12 6 (1.52%) git-flow
12 6 (1.52%) Mockito
12 6 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.52%) SonarQube
13 5 (1.27%) GoCD
General
1 75 (18.99%) Finance
2 73 (18.48%) Social Skills
3 30 (7.59%) Public Sector
4 26 (6.58%) Banking
5 18 (4.56%) Retail
6 13 (3.29%) Financial Institution
6 13 (3.29%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (1.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (1.52%) Automotive
8 6 (1.52%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.27%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.51%) Games
10 2 (0.51%) Marketing
11 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (24.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 74 (18.73%) Architect
3 55 (13.92%) Developer
4 45 (11.39%) Cloud Architect
5 40 (10.13%) Python Engineer
6 38 (9.62%) Software Engineer
7 26 (6.58%) AWS Engineer
8 24 (6.08%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (5.32%) Cloud Engineer
10 20 (5.06%) Senior DevOps
11 19 (4.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.56%) Java Developer
12 18 (4.56%) Senior Developer
13 16 (4.05%) Technical Leader
14 14 (3.54%) Technical Architect
15 13 (3.29%) AWS DevOps
15 13 (3.29%) Backend Developer
15 13 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
16 12 (3.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 12 (3.04%) Cloud Native Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (21.52%) React
2 68 (17.22%) Node.js
3 51 (12.91%) AngularJS
4 48 (12.15%) Web Services
5 46 (11.65%) Kafka
6 44 (11.14%) Jest
7 40 (10.13%) Redux
8 38 (9.62%) Django
9 34 (8.61%) Spring
10 31 (7.85%) REST
10 31 (7.85%) Spring Boot
11 29 (7.34%) Vue.js
12 26 (6.58%) Swagger
13 25 (6.33%) .NET
13 25 (6.33%) Next.js
14 21 (5.32%) ActiveMQ
14 21 (5.32%) Elastic Stack
15 20 (5.06%) CSS
15 20 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (5.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.43%) Cloud Native
1 57 (14.43%) Public Cloud
2 28 (7.09%) Virtual Team
3 25 (6.33%) NHS
4 16 (4.05%) Blog
5 15 (3.80%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.29%) Digital Media
7 11 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.28%) User Experience
10 6 (1.52%) Clustering
10 6 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 105 (26.58%) Linux
2 54 (13.67%) Windows
3 33 (8.35%) Unix
4 10 (2.53%) CentOS
4 10 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.76%) Android
7 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.51%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.51%) VMS
9 1 (0.25%) SUSE
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (46.58%) DevOps
2 164 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (30.38%) Microservices
4 118 (29.87%) Infrastructure as Code
5 95 (24.05%) Software Engineering
6 79 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 66 (16.71%) Mentoring
8 65 (16.46%) Front End Development
9 54 (13.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 52 (13.16%) Fintech
11 50 (12.66%) TDD
12 47 (11.90%) Configuration Management
13 46 (11.65%) Full Stack Development
14 44 (11.14%) Scrum
15 42 (10.63%) Collaborative Working
16 34 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (8.61%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 33 (8.35%) Data Science
17 33 (8.35%) High Availability
17 33 (8.35%) Observability
Programming Languages
1 200 (50.63%) Python
2 119 (30.13%) Java
3 71 (17.97%) Go
4 64 (16.20%) Bash Shell
5 51 (12.91%) PowerShell
6 45 (11.39%) SQL
7 44 (11.14%) TypeScript
8 40 (10.13%) C#
9 36 (9.11%) JavaScript
10 21 (5.32%) Ruby
11 14 (3.54%) Groovy
12 13 (3.29%) C
13 12 (3.04%) PHP
14 9 (2.28%) C++
14 9 (2.28%) Perl
14 9 (2.28%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.28%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.28%) VB
14 9 (2.28%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.77%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (8.35%) OCP
1 33 (8.35%) Oracle Certification
2 21 (5.32%) Degree
3 18 (4.56%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.05%) SC Cleared
5 14 (3.54%) AWS Certification
5 14 (3.54%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.76%) CISSP
8 2 (0.51%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.25%) OSCP
9 1 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.33%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) Accessibility
System Software
1 202 (51.14%) Docker
2 27 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.77%) Ceph
4 7 (1.77%) KVM
5 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 308 (77.97%) Kubernetes
2 147 (37.22%) Terraform
3 94 (23.80%) Ansible
4 85 (21.52%) Prometheus
5 56 (14.18%) Opscode Chef
6 55 (13.92%) Puppet
7 36 (9.11%) Grafana
7 36 (9.11%) Istio
8 20 (5.06%) Rancher
9 16 (4.05%) Nagios
10 15 (3.80%) ZABBIX
11 10 (2.53%) Salt
12 9 (2.28%) SCCM
13 7 (1.77%) vCenter Server
14 6 (1.52%) Consul
14 6 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
15 5 (1.27%) systemd
16 4 (1.01%) Kibana
16 4 (1.01%) logstash
16 4 (1.01%) Packer
Vendors
1 57 (14.43%) Google
2 52 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 39 (9.87%) Oracle
4 32 (8.10%) VMware
5 31 (7.85%) Red Hat
6 30 (7.59%) IBM
7 19 (4.81%) SAP
8 13 (3.29%) Dynatrace
9 9 (2.28%) Alibaba
10 8 (2.03%) Atlassian
10 8 (2.03%) LexisNexis
10 8 (2.03%) New Relic
11 7 (1.77%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.27%) Veracode
13 4 (1.01%) BT
14 2 (0.51%) Apple
14 2 (0.51%) Databricks
14 2 (0.51%) Dell
14 2 (0.51%) HubSpot
14 2 (0.51%) Murex