Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 451 844
Rank change year-on-year +262 +393 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 1359 448 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.84% 0.61% 0.074%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.21% 5.99% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 375 50
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £47,575 £45,800 £52,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £90,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -10.00% -

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7463 7483 7867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.11% 10.16% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6245 6404 6733
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in London

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in London

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in London over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in London

Kubernetes
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the London region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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 +122 224 £70,000 +3.70% 43
West London +46 42 £72,500 +20.83% 11
South London +22 26 £74,500 +6.43% 5
North London - 3 £60,000 - 1
East London - 1 £110,000 - 5
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing Kubernetes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 1164 (85.65%) Docker
2 936 (68.87%) DevOps
3 791 (58.20%) Amazon AWS
4 730 (53.72%) Python
5 641 (47.17%) Linux
6 630 (46.36%) Ansible
7 585 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
8 545 (40.10%) Puppet
9 496 (36.50%) Jenkins
9 496 (36.50%) Java
10 463 (34.07%) Opscode Chef
11 360 (26.49%) Finance
12 321 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
13 317 (23.33%) Microservices
14 314 (23.11%) Ruby
15 309 (22.74%) Terraform
16 290 (21.34%) Microsoft Azure
17 279 (20.53%) Bash Shell
18 278 (20.46%) Configuration Management
19 237 (17.44%) Node.js
20 236 (17.37%) JavaScript
21 232 (17.07%) Go
22 216 (15.89%) NoSQL
23 213 (15.67%) MongoDB
24 211 (15.53%) TDD
25 206 (15.16%) Google Cloud Platform
26 204 (15.01%) Google
27 201 (14.79%) Git (software)
28 188 (13.83%) Open Source
29 180 (13.25%) Big Data

Kubernetes
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
1 162 (11.92%) Apache Spark
2 156 (11.48%) OpenStack
3 139 (10.23%) Elasticsearch
4 93 (6.84%) Cloud Foundry
5 83 (6.11%) Apache
6 75 (5.52%) nginx
7 67 (4.93%) Tomcat
8 52 (3.83%) Confluence
9 40 (2.94%) WebSphere
10 28 (2.06%) Ethereum
11 25 (1.84%) IIS
12 24 (1.77%) Apache Solr
13 22 (1.62%) CloudStack
14 13 (0.96%) Hyperledger
15 7 (0.52%) CMS
15 7 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 6 (0.44%) MS Exchange
17 5 (0.37%) JBoss
18 4 (0.29%) Mongoose
19 3 (0.22%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 791 (58.20%) Amazon AWS
2 290 (21.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 206 (15.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 107 (7.87%) PaaS
5 85 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 85 (6.25%) SaaS
6 75 (5.52%) GitHub
7 57 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
8 52 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
8 52 (3.83%) OpenShift
9 45 (3.31%) IaaS
10 43 (3.16%) Amazon S3
11 41 (3.02%) npm
12 24 (1.77%) IBM Cloud
13 18 (1.32%) Serverless
14 14 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
15 13 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (0.96%) Datadog
15 13 (0.96%) Slack
16 12 (0.88%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 70 (5.15%) DNS
2 64 (4.71%) Firewall
3 50 (3.68%) TCP/IP
4 34 (2.50%) HTTP
5 30 (2.21%) VPN
6 17 (1.25%) Internet
7 16 (1.18%) Kerberos
8 15 (1.10%) VLAN
9 12 (0.88%) VSAN
10 10 (0.74%) ICMP
11 8 (0.59%) SMTP
12 7 (0.52%) Network Security
13 6 (0.44%) BGP
13 6 (0.44%) SSL
13 6 (0.44%) X.509
14 5 (0.37%) Broadband
14 5 (0.37%) LDAP
14 5 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.29%) DHCP
15 4 (0.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (15.89%) NoSQL
2 213 (15.67%) MongoDB
3 180 (13.25%) Big Data
4 179 (13.17%) MySQL
5 172 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
6 134 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 120 (8.83%) Hadoop
8 116 (8.54%) Redis
9 57 (4.19%) Blockchain
10 53 (3.90%) Relational Database
11 34 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
11 34 (2.50%) Apache Hive
12 32 (2.35%) HBase
13 28 (2.06%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.91%) SQL Server
15 23 (1.69%) Couchbase
16 22 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 21 (1.55%) MariaDB
18 18 (1.32%) Event Store
19 14 (1.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 496 (36.50%) Jenkins
2 201 (14.79%) Git (software)
3 130 (9.57%) Maven
4 106 (7.80%) JIRA
5 92 (6.77%) TeamCity
6 90 (6.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 87 (6.40%) Gradle
8 54 (3.97%) gulp
9 48 (3.53%) JUnit
10 44 (3.24%) Vagrant
11 40 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (2.65%) Travis CI
13 35 (2.58%) Cucumber
13 35 (2.58%) Sonatype Nexus
14 33 (2.43%) Jasmine
15 26 (1.91%) Selenium
16 25 (1.84%) GitLab
17 24 (1.77%) Bitbucket
17 24 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
18 22 (1.62%) Subversion
General
1 360 (26.49%) Finance
2 103 (7.58%) Games
3 81 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 77 (5.67%) Marketing
5 69 (5.08%) Retail
6 65 (4.78%) Banking
6 65 (4.78%) Manufacturing
7 62 (4.56%) Electronics
8 56 (4.12%) Legal
9 26 (1.91%) Law
10 23 (1.69%) Publishing
11 16 (1.18%) Advertising
12 5 (0.37%) Automotive
12 5 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.074%) Back Office
15 1 (0.074%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 519 (38.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 277 (20.38%) Developer
3 118 (8.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 110 (8.09%) AWS DevOps
5 98 (7.21%) AWS Engineer
6 96 (7.06%) Lead DevOps
7 92 (6.77%) Architect
8 85 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
9 78 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
10 76 (5.59%) Java Developer
11 68 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 67 (4.93%) Senior DevOps
13 63 (4.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 63 (4.64%) Python Developer
14 57 (4.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 52 (3.83%) Consultant
16 51 (3.75%) Administrator
17 49 (3.61%) Senior Developer
18 48 (3.53%) Node.js Developer
19 46 (3.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (17.44%) Node.js
2 115 (8.46%) Web Services
3 109 (8.02%) Kafka
4 103 (7.58%) REST
5 101 (7.43%) .NET
5 101 (7.43%) React
6 90 (6.62%) RESTful
7 86 (6.33%) Spring
8 85 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 74 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
10 66 (4.86%) CSS
11 64 (4.71%) Natural Language Processing
12 59 (4.34%) RabbitMQ
13 58 (4.27%) HTML
14 43 (3.16%) LAMP
14 43 (3.16%) Spring Boot
15 39 (2.87%) ActiveMQ
16 38 (2.80%) Redux
17 37 (2.72%) Django
18 29 (2.13%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 135 (9.93%) Fintech
2 80 (5.89%) Computer Science
3 79 (5.81%) Public Cloud
4 68 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (4.93%) Greenfield Project
6 56 (4.12%) Cyberthreat
7 50 (3.68%) Data Centre
8 46 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 45 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
10 40 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
11 35 (2.58%) Private Cloud
12 22 (1.62%) Clustering
13 21 (1.55%) Blog
14 17 (1.25%) Online Games
14 17 (1.25%) Replication
15 16 (1.18%) Bitcoin
16 14 (1.03%) N-Tier
16 14 (1.03%) User Experience
17 13 (0.96%) Robotics
18 12 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 641 (47.17%) Linux
2 93 (6.84%) Unix
3 80 (5.89%) Windows
4 72 (5.30%) CentOS
5 54 (3.97%) CoreOS
6 52 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (3.38%) Ubuntu
8 27 (1.99%) Debian
9 11 (0.81%) Android
10 9 (0.66%) VMS
11 7 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.44%) DC/OS
13 5 (0.37%) Solaris
13 5 (0.37%) SUSE
14 4 (0.29%) Mesosphere
14 4 (0.29%) Windows Server
15 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.074%) Gentoo
16 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 936 (68.87%) DevOps
2 585 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
3 321 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
4 317 (23.33%) Microservices
5 278 (20.46%) Configuration Management
6 211 (15.53%) TDD
7 188 (13.83%) Open Source
8 172 (12.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 168 (12.36%) Software Engineering
10 154 (11.33%) Machine Learning
11 153 (11.26%) Scrum
12 148 (10.89%) BDD
13 119 (8.76%) Test Automation
14 101 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
15 87 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
16 85 (6.25%) E-Commerce
17 71 (5.22%) High Availability
18 68 (5.00%) Migration
19 66 (4.86%) Digital Marketing
20 65 (4.78%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 730 (53.72%) Python
2 496 (36.50%) Java
3 314 (23.11%) Ruby
4 279 (20.53%) Bash Shell
5 236 (17.37%) JavaScript
6 232 (17.07%) Go
7 158 (11.63%) SQL
8 112 (8.24%) C#
8 112 (8.24%) Perl
9 102 (7.51%) Shell Script
10 99 (7.28%) Scala
11 81 (5.96%) C++
12 79 (5.81%) PHP
13 56 (4.12%) Groovy
14 47 (3.46%) C
15 46 (3.38%) ES6
16 42 (3.09%) PowerShell
17 22 (1.62%) Clojure
18 20 (1.47%) Solidity
19 13 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 85 (6.25%) Degree
2 39 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.96%) Master's Degree
5 13 (0.96%) PhD
6 9 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.29%) CISSP
8 3 (0.22%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.15%) CISM
9 2 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.074%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.074%) ISEB
10 1 (0.074%) RHCE
10 1 (0.074%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.52%) GCP
2 56 (4.12%) QA
3 8 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.37%) COBIT
4 5 (0.37%) SEPA
5 4 (0.29%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.22%) GDPR
7 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.15%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.074%) PSD2
8 1 (0.074%) SLA
System Software
1 1164 (85.65%) Docker
2 64 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
3 43 (3.16%) LXC
4 35 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (1.84%) vSphere
6 17 (1.25%) HDFS
7 15 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 15 (1.10%) iptables
7 15 (1.10%) Varnish
8 13 (0.96%) VMware NSX
9 8 (0.59%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.59%) OpenAM
9 8 (0.59%) VirtualBox
10 7 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.44%) KVM
12 4 (0.29%) Active Directory
12 4 (0.29%) etcd
12 4 (0.29%) Xen
13 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 630 (46.36%) Ansible
2 545 (40.10%) Puppet
3 463 (34.07%) Opscode Chef
4 309 (22.74%) Terraform
5 80 (5.89%) Docker Swarm
6 72 (5.30%) Nagios
7 58 (4.27%) Mesos
8 51 (3.75%) Salt
9 36 (2.65%) Packer
10 29 (2.13%) Grafana
10 29 (2.13%) logstash
10 29 (2.13%) Prometheus
11 24 (1.77%) Rundeck
11 24 (1.77%) ZABBIX
12 22 (1.62%) Consul
12 22 (1.62%) Kibana
13 19 (1.40%) HAProxy
14 17 (1.25%) Rancher
15 16 (1.18%) Graphite
16 12 (0.88%) Graylog
Vendors
1 204 (15.01%) Google
2 94 (6.92%) VMware
3 83 (6.11%) Microsoft
4 80 (5.89%) Splunk
5 72 (5.30%) Red Hat
5 72 (5.30%) SAP
6 56 (4.12%) Oracle
7 41 (3.02%) SaltStack
8 40 (2.94%) AppDynamics
9 34 (2.50%) IBM
10 21 (1.55%) New Relic
11 18 (1.32%) Atlassian
12 13 (0.96%) Twitter
13 12 (0.88%) Hortonworks
13 12 (0.88%) Rackspace
14 11 (0.81%) ServiceNow
15 10 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.74%) XebiaLabs
16 9 (0.66%) CA
16 9 (0.66%) HP