Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 21 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.49% 0.35% -
As % of the Systems Management category 16.15% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 0
North East median annual salary £52,500 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.48% - -
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -10.34% +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 130 132 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.25% 11.44% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 108 92
North East median annual salary £48,500 £40,825 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.80% +2.06% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £27,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £48,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -7 19 £52,500 +35.48% 7
Northumberland - 2 £35,000 - 1
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 21 (100.00%) Docker
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (76.19%) Ansible
3 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
4 15 (71.43%) Terraform
5 14 (66.67%) Puppet
6 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
7 11 (52.38%) Python
8 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (42.86%) Ruby
9 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
9 9 (42.86%) TeamCity
9 9 (42.86%) Linux
9 9 (42.86%) Nagios
9 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
9 9 (42.86%) Open Source
9 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (38.10%) Packer
10 8 (38.10%) C++
10 8 (38.10%) Java
11 7 (33.33%) Perl
11 7 (33.33%) C
11 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
11 7 (33.33%) Windows
11 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 7 (33.33%) New Relic
11 7 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (33.33%) BDD

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 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) nginx
1 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Datadog
3 5 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (9.52%) IaaS
4 2 (9.52%) PaaS
5 1 (4.76%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) VSAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (28.57%) MySQL
3 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.52%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (9.52%) MariaDB
5 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) TeamCity
3 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Ant
4 2 (9.52%) Artifactory
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Gatling
4 2 (9.52%) GitLab
4 2 (9.52%) NeoLoad
4 2 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Azure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 9 (42.86%) Open Source
4 7 (33.33%) BDD
4 7 (33.33%) High Availability
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Coaching
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
2 11 (52.38%) Python
3 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 9 (42.86%) Ruby
4 8 (38.10%) C++
4 8 (38.10%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) C
5 7 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) Ansible
2 15 (71.43%) Terraform
3 14 (66.67%) Puppet
4 9 (42.86%) Nagios
4 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (38.10%) Packer
6 3 (14.29%) Consul
6 3 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (9.52%) Grafana
7 2 (9.52%) Kibana
7 2 (9.52%) logstash
7 2 (9.52%) Rancher
7 2 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
7 2 (9.52%) ZABBIX
8 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) New Relic
1 7 (33.33%) Splunk
2 4 (19.05%) Google
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
4 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
4 2 (9.52%) Dynatrace
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Riverbed