Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 96 123
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 26 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.65% 0.26% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.93% 2.36% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 1
North East median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -58.82% -
10th Percentile £38,500 £32,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 145 127 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.19% 11.18% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 134 106 81
North East median annual salary £47,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.80% -5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,675 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,125 £61,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the North East

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the North East

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in the North East over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the North East

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Tyne and Wear -11 25 £55,000 +57.14% 6
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 24 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (88.46%) Jenkins
3 23 (88.46%) Ansible
4 22 (84.62%) Docker
5 21 (80.77%) Terraform
6 20 (76.92%) Puppet
7 17 (65.38%) Python
8 16 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
9 15 (57.69%) TeamCity
10 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
10 14 (53.85%) Packer
11 13 (50.00%) Linux
12 11 (42.31%) Ruby
13 10 (38.46%) Nagios
13 10 (38.46%) C++
13 10 (38.46%) Java
13 10 (38.46%) Amazon Redshift
14 9 (34.62%) New Relic
14 9 (34.62%) Splunk
14 9 (34.62%) Perl
14 9 (34.62%) C
14 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (30.77%) Games
15 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
15 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (30.77%) Open Source
15 8 (30.77%) Datadog

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Datadog
3 5 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (7.69%) IaaS
4 2 (7.69%) PaaS
5 1 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) VSAN
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Jenkins
2 15 (57.69%) TeamCity
3 7 (26.92%) Bitbucket
3 7 (26.92%) JIRA
4 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (15.38%) Maven
5 4 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (7.69%) Ant
6 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
6 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.69%) Gatling
6 2 (7.69%) GitLab
6 2 (7.69%) NeoLoad
6 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
7 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (30.77%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Senior DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Azure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Private Cloud
3 4 (15.38%) Digital Media
4 3 (11.54%) NHS
4 3 (11.54%) User Experience
5 2 (7.69%) PKI
5 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.85%) Fintech
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (30.77%) Open Source
5 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) High Availability
5 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Coaching
6 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 4 (15.38%) Innovative Thinking
8 3 (11.54%) UX Design
9 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Operations Management
9 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
9 2 (7.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Python
2 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
3 11 (42.31%) Ruby
4 10 (38.46%) C++
4 10 (38.46%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) C
5 9 (34.62%) Perl
6 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) GCP
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) Ansible
2 21 (80.77%) Terraform
3 20 (76.92%) Puppet
4 16 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (53.85%) Packer
6 10 (38.46%) Nagios
7 3 (11.54%) Consul
7 3 (11.54%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (7.69%) Grafana
8 2 (7.69%) Kibana
8 2 (7.69%) logstash
8 2 (7.69%) Rancher
8 2 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
8 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
9 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) New Relic
1 9 (34.62%) Splunk
2 4 (15.38%) Google
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) AppDynamics
4 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.69%) Dynatrace
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Riverbed