Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Amazon EKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes (Amazon EKS)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 353 385 514
Rank change year-on-year +32 +129 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 44 5 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 2 8
10th Percentile £61,250 £45,500 £71,750
25th Percentile £61,875 £46,250 £79,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £50,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +55.00% -37.50% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £53,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £85,250 £54,500 £98,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +15.38%

Amazon EKS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5,838 4,778 6,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.30% 31.89% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4,561 4,127 5,891
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon EKS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in the South East

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EKS in the South East.

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in the South East

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS in the South East over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in the South East

Amazon EKS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EKS within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 June 2021. 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
Thames Valley +9 20 £77,500 - 1
Surrey +2 10 £95,000 -
Oxfordshire +16 8 £77,500 -
Hampshire -15 8 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Berkshire - 6 £77,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £62,500 -
East Sussex - 5 £80,000 - 2
Amazon EKS
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon EKS 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon EKS.

1 38 (86.36%) AWS
2 31 (70.45%) Kubernetes
3 27 (61.36%) Amazon S3
4 26 (59.09%) DevOps
5 24 (54.55%) Serverless
6 23 (52.27%) AWS Lambda
6 23 (52.27%) Amazon RDS
7 20 (45.45%) Amazon ECS
8 19 (43.18%) Python
9 17 (38.64%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (38.64%) Microservices
10 16 (36.36%) Terraform
11 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (31.82%) Finance
12 14 (31.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 13 (29.55%) Azure
14 12 (27.27%) Docker
14 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
15 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
15 11 (25.00%) Node.js
15 11 (25.00%) REST
15 11 (25.00%) Linux
15 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
16 10 (22.73%) SaaS
16 10 (22.73%) TypeScript
16 10 (22.73%) React
16 10 (22.73%) AWS Fargate
16 10 (22.73%) Amazon Aurora
16 10 (22.73%) GraphQL
17 9 (20.45%) Jenkins

Amazon EKS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 38 (86.36%) AWS
2 27 (61.36%) Amazon S3
3 24 (54.55%) Serverless
4 23 (52.27%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (45.45%) Amazon ECS
6 17 (38.64%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (31.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 13 (29.55%) Azure
9 10 (22.73%) AWS Fargate
9 10 (22.73%) SaaS
10 7 (15.91%) GCP
11 6 (13.64%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (9.09%) Route 53
13 3 (6.82%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (6.82%) GitHub
14 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Network Security
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (22.73%) Amazon Aurora
3 8 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (13.64%) BigQuery
5 4 (9.09%) InfluxDB
6 3 (6.82%) Big Data
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.18%) GitLab
3 7 (15.91%) JIRA
4 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.09%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.27%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Financial Institution
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.64%) Billing
4 6 (13.64%) Legal
5 3 (6.82%) Automotive
5 3 (6.82%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Senior Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 4 (9.09%) DevSecOps Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Backend Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Backend Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Site Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Cloud Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.55%) CloudOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (25.00%) Node.js
1 11 (25.00%) REST
2 10 (22.73%) GraphQL
2 10 (22.73%) React
3 6 (13.64%) OAuth
3 6 (13.64%) OpenID
3 6 (13.64%) SAML
4 5 (11.36%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (9.09%) Spring
6 3 (6.82%) Kafka
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.27%) Middleware
7 1 (2.27%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (13.64%) Analytical Mindset
3 6 (13.64%) CMDB
3 6 (13.64%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) DevOps
2 17 (38.64%) Microservices
3 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.45%) Information Security
6 8 (18.18%) Kanban
6 8 (18.18%) Scrum
7 7 (15.91%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.64%) AOP
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (13.64%) Cost Management
8 6 (13.64%) Cost Optimisation
8 6 (13.64%) DevSecOps
8 6 (13.64%) FinOps
8 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
8 6 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Security Operations
8 6 (13.64%) Servant Leadership
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Python
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) TypeScript
4 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.09%) Go
6 4 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (70.45%) Kubernetes
2 16 (36.36%) Terraform
3 6 (13.64%) Ansible
4 4 (9.09%) Grafana
4 4 (9.09%) Nessus
4 4 (9.09%) Nmap
4 4 (9.09%) Prometheus
5 3 (6.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) IBM
1 4 (9.09%) Qualys
2 1 (2.27%) Pega
2 1 (2.27%) Veracode
2 1 (2.27%) WSO2