Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 6 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.63% 1.67% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.52% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 0
Somerset median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% - -
South West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% +32.35% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 63 92 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.65% 6.67% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 60 84 110
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,225 £24,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,200 £57,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Somerset

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Somerset

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Somerset

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Bath +16 5 £62,500 +38.89% 4
Street - 1 £77,500 -
Kubernetes
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) GitLab
4 3 (50.00%) Terraform
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
5 2 (33.33%) Debian
5 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) Erlang
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (33.33%) Redis

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Redis
1 2 (33.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) GitLab
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Erlang
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (33.33%) Corosync
2 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (33.33%) Ganeti
3 2 (33.33%) Marathon
3 2 (33.33%) Mesos
3 2 (33.33%) Pacemaker
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware