Period
to 22 September 2017

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

Google Kubernetes
England > North West
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 349 376
Rank change year-on-year +77 +27 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 85 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 0.059% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.47% 0.86% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 59 2 1
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £54,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.90% +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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1004 818 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.66% 6.86% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 812 651 591
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,800 £28,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the North West

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the North West

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in the North West over the 6 months to 22 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the North West

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Manchester +38 68 £52,500 - 4
Cheshire -20 14 £53,750 +13.16%
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 76 (89.41%) Docker
2 69 (81.18%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (76.47%) Linux
4 64 (75.29%) Puppet
5 53 (62.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 51 (60.00%) Python
7 41 (48.24%) Opscode Chef
8 40 (47.06%) Ruby
8 40 (47.06%) Google
9 39 (45.88%) Jenkins
10 32 (37.65%) DevOps
10 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (36.47%) Unix
12 27 (31.76%) Vagrant
13 26 (30.59%) Mentoring
14 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (28.24%) AWS CloudFormation
16 23 (27.06%) Terraform
16 23 (27.06%) Software Engineering
16 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (27.06%) Open Source
16 23 (27.06%) MySQL
16 23 (27.06%) PHP
17 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
17 22 (25.88%) GCP
17 22 (25.88%) OO
18 21 (24.71%) HTML
18 21 (24.71%) Java
18 21 (24.71%) HTML5
18 21 (24.71%) jQuery

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (22.35%) Apache Solr
3 14 (16.47%) Apache
4 13 (15.29%) Tomcat
5 11 (12.94%) Apache Spark
6 9 (10.59%) JBoss
7 7 (8.24%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (7.06%) OpenStack
9 4 (4.71%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 69 (81.18%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (62.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (28.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (22.35%) GitHub
5 19 (22.35%) Google App Engine
6 12 (14.12%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (14.12%) OpenShift
7 5 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (5.88%) PaaS
8 4 (4.71%) SaaS
9 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (2.35%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (2.35%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) HTTP
2 6 (7.06%) SAN
3 5 (5.88%) Internet
4 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.35%) Network Security
6 1 (1.18%) Firewall
6 1 (1.18%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.06%) MySQL
2 14 (16.47%) Hadoop
3 13 (15.29%) Big Data
4 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (45.88%) Jenkins
2 27 (31.76%) Vagrant
3 19 (22.35%) Codeception
3 19 (22.35%) PHPUnit
4 7 (8.24%) Selenium
4 7 (8.24%) Xdebug
5 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (4.71%) GitLab
8 2 (2.35%) GoCD
9 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Marketing
3 12 (14.12%) Electronics
3 12 (14.12%) Manufacturing
3 12 (14.12%) Telecoms
4 10 (11.76%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Games
6 2 (2.35%) Billing
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (25.88%) Cloud Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) Developer
4 14 (16.47%) PHP Developer
5 13 (15.29%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (15.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (15.29%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (14.12%) HTML CSS Developer
6 12 (14.12%) HTML Developer
6 12 (14.12%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (14.12%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 12 (14.12%) Web Developer
7 11 (12.94%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Data Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 9 (10.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 9 (10.59%) Senior Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.71%) HTML
1 21 (24.71%) HTML5
1 21 (24.71%) jQuery
2 19 (22.35%) AngularJS
2 19 (22.35%) CSS
2 19 (22.35%) Ext JS
2 19 (22.35%) Sass
2 19 (22.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 19 (22.35%) Web Services
3 10 (11.76%) Middleware
4 7 (8.24%) JSON
5 6 (7.06%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (7.06%) Node.js
6 3 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.35%) .NET
7 2 (2.35%) Ajax
8 1 (1.18%) Akka
8 1 (1.18%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (1.18%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Public Cloud
1 7 (8.24%) Replication
2 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.35%) iPad
3 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 65 (76.47%) Linux
2 31 (36.47%) Unix
3 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (9.41%) AIX
5 6 (7.06%) CentOS
6 3 (3.53%) Windows
7 2 (2.35%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
1 32 (37.65%) DevOps
2 26 (30.59%) Mentoring
3 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (27.06%) Open Source
4 23 (27.06%) Software Engineering
5 22 (25.88%) OO
6 20 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 16 (18.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (16.47%) Test Automation
9 13 (15.29%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
10 12 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (14.12%) OO PHP
10 12 (14.12%) Programme Management
10 12 (14.12%) Progressive Web App
10 12 (14.12%) TDD
10 12 (14.12%) Web Development
11 11 (12.94%) BDD
12 8 (9.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.00%) Python
2 40 (47.06%) Ruby
3 23 (27.06%) PHP
4 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
5 21 (24.71%) Java
6 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
6 11 (12.94%) Perl
7 10 (11.76%) C++
8 9 (10.59%) C
9 8 (9.41%) Shell Script
10 6 (7.06%) Jython
10 6 (7.06%) Korn
11 3 (3.53%) Go
12 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
1 1 (1.18%) OCP
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.88%) GCP
System Software
1 76 (89.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) etcd
2 1 (1.18%) flannel
Systems Management
1 64 (75.29%) Puppet
2 41 (48.24%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (27.06%) Terraform
4 20 (23.53%) Ansible
5 19 (22.35%) Capistrano
6 8 (9.41%) Packer
7 6 (7.06%) Salt
8 5 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (4.71%) CA Wily
9 4 (4.71%) Nagios
10 2 (2.35%) Mesos
11 1 (1.18%) Consul
11 1 (1.18%) Marathon
11 1 (1.18%) rkt
11 1 (1.18%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 40 (47.06%) Google
2 18 (21.18%) Red Hat
3 12 (14.12%) SAP
4 10 (11.76%) VMware
5 9 (10.59%) IBM
6 7 (8.24%) AppDynamics
6 7 (8.24%) Percona
7 6 (7.06%) SaltStack
8 4 (4.71%) NetApp
9 3 (3.53%) Sun
10 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.18%) Splunk