Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 379 284 511
Rank change year-on-year -95 +227 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 71 8 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.10% 0.004%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.99% 0.27% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 1
10th Percentile £55,000 £45,500 "
25th Percentile £55,563 £50,000 £102,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £105,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -40.48% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £107,500
90th Percentile £85,250 £79,750 "
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% -3.57%

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 7,193 3,005 7,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.18% 37.75% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,061 2,645 6,273
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -63 33 £73,750 -7.81% 3
Buckinghamshire - 24 £72,500 - 1
Surrey - 17 - - 2
East Sussex - 7 £80,000 -
Kent - 6 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 6 - -
Berkshire -70 3 £80,000 - 2
Hampshire -124 2 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Middlesex - 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Amazon EKS
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 64 (90.14%) AWS
2 50 (70.42%) Serverless
3 47 (66.20%) DevOps
4 44 (61.97%) Docker
5 42 (59.15%) GitHub
6 41 (57.75%) Git (software)
6 41 (57.75%) Java
7 38 (53.52%) Azure
8 37 (52.11%) Amazon RDS
9 34 (47.89%) Amazon SQS
9 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (46.48%) Node.js
10 33 (46.48%) Amazon S3
11 32 (45.07%) Kubernetes
12 31 (43.66%) AWS Lambda
12 31 (43.66%) Risk Management
13 28 (39.44%) C#
13 28 (39.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 26 (36.62%) Software Engineering
15 24 (33.80%) Mentoring
16 23 (32.39%) SDLC
17 22 (30.99%) Terraform
18 20 (28.17%) OpenShift
18 20 (28.17%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
18 20 (28.17%) Test Automation
18 20 (28.17%) User Stories
19 19 (26.76%) Big Data
20 18 (25.35%) Functional Testing
20 18 (25.35%) RESTful

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 9 (12.68%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (4.23%) nginx
5 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.41%) Confluence
6 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Figma
1 1 (1.41%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 64 (90.14%) AWS
2 50 (70.42%) Serverless
3 42 (59.15%) GitHub
4 38 (53.52%) Azure
5 34 (47.89%) Amazon SQS
6 33 (46.48%) Amazon S3
7 31 (43.66%) AWS Lambda
8 20 (28.17%) OpenShift
9 17 (23.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (22.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 16 (22.54%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (18.31%) Amazon EMR
11 13 (18.31%) AWS CloudTrail
12 9 (12.68%) Amazon Kinesis
12 9 (12.68%) Amazon SageMaker
12 9 (12.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 9 (12.68%) Azure Data Factory
12 9 (12.68%) Azure Machine Learning
12 9 (12.68%) Azure Service Bus
12 9 (12.68%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (9.86%) Network Security
2 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.11%) Amazon RDS
2 28 (39.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 20 (28.17%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (26.76%) Big Data
5 15 (21.13%) Redis
6 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
7 13 (18.31%) Amazon Athena
7 13 (18.31%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (18.31%) Data Lake
7 13 (18.31%) Electronic Patient Records
8 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.23%) MySQL
10 2 (2.82%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (1.41%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (57.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.68%) kappa
3 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.63%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.82%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.82%) GoCD
5 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.41%) ESLint
6 1 (1.41%) GitLab
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Banking
3 7 (9.86%) Financial Institution
4 6 (8.45%) Automotive
4 6 (8.45%) Retail
5 4 (5.63%) Social Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Data Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Security Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (15.49%) Principal Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Developer
6 9 (12.68%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Principal Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Backend Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior Backend Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.04%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Data Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Security Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Operations Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Senior DevOps
12 2 (2.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 1 (1.41%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) Node.js
2 18 (25.35%) RESTful
3 14 (19.72%) Kafka
4 10 (14.08%) React
5 7 (9.86%) Spring
6 5 (7.04%) .NET
7 4 (5.63%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.82%) LAMP
9 2 (2.82%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (2.82%) Middleware
9 2 (2.82%) REST
10 1 (1.41%) Apache Camel
10 1 (1.41%) D3.js
10 1 (1.41%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (1.41%) GraphQL
10 1 (1.41%) Keycloak
10 1 (1.41%) Spring Boot
10 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Cloud Native
2 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) EPoS
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.41%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Android
2 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) DevOps
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (43.66%) Risk Management
4 26 (36.62%) Software Engineering
5 24 (33.80%) Mentoring
6 23 (32.39%) SDLC
7 20 (28.17%) Test Automation
7 20 (28.17%) User Stories
8 18 (25.35%) Emotional Intelligence
8 18 (25.35%) Functional Testing
8 18 (25.35%) Technical Leadership
8 18 (25.35%) Thought Leadership
9 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (22.54%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (22.54%) Scrum
11 15 (21.13%) ETL
11 15 (21.13%) TDD
12 13 (18.31%) Data Analytics
12 13 (18.31%) Data Security
12 13 (18.31%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) Java
2 28 (39.44%) C#
3 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.94%) Python
5 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
5 16 (22.54%) TypeScript
6 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
6 14 (19.72%) SQL
7 13 (18.31%) Scala
8 7 (9.86%) Java 11
9 2 (2.82%) Go
9 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.41%) Java 8
10 1 (1.41%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 13 (18.31%) AWS Certification
1 13 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (18.31%) CISSP
2 9 (12.68%) CCSP
2 9 (12.68%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (61.97%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) GlusterFS
2 1 (1.41%) NFS
2 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (45.07%) Kubernetes
2 22 (30.99%) Terraform
3 5 (7.04%) Ansible
4 2 (2.82%) Grafana
4 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.82%) Packer
4 2 (2.82%) Puppet
5 1 (1.41%) linkerd
5 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Databricks
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.82%) Netlify
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.82%) Veracode
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Pega
4 1 (1.41%) WSO2