Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 111 107
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 13 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.97% 0.82% 0.076%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.44% 8.55% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 1
North East median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £39,800 £70,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £82,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -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 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 154 152 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.46% 9.58% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 141 142 85
North East median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £22,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,540 £59,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 11 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Northumberland - 2 £32,500 -
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Docker
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (61.54%) Terraform
4 7 (53.85%) Ansible
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) Nagios
5 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
6 5 (38.46%) Puppet
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (38.46%) Packer
7 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
7 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
7 4 (30.77%) Ruby
7 4 (30.77%) Open Source
7 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 4 (30.77%) Perl
7 4 (30.77%) C
7 4 (30.77%) C++
7 4 (30.77%) High Availability
7 4 (30.77%) Splunk
7 4 (30.77%) BDD
7 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (30.77%) New Relic

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 (15.38%) nginx
1 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (30.77%) Datadog
4 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (7.69%) DigitalOcean
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Architect
2 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Azure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
7 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Terraform
2 7 (53.85%) Ansible
3 6 (46.15%) Nagios
4 5 (38.46%) Packer
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
5 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (7.69%) Consul
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) New Relic
1 4 (30.77%) Splunk
2 2 (15.38%) Google