Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 75 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 19 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.69% 0.65% -
As % of the Systems Management category 18.27% 4.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 0
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - -
North East median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +23.53% - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 104 114 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.24% 14.75% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 96 97 74
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £39,513 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.54% -2.44% +8.00%
10th Percentile £31,685 £22,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £48,000
North East median annual salary £48,500 £39,513 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.75% -1.22% +14.29%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Tyne and Wear

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Tyne and Wear

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Tyne and Wear

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 17 £52,500 +23.53% 6
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Sunderland - 1 £50,000 -
Kubernetes
North East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 19 (100.00%) Docker
1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (89.47%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (84.21%) Ansible
4 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
4 15 (78.95%) Terraform
5 14 (73.68%) Puppet
6 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
7 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (52.63%) Python
8 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
8 9 (47.37%) TeamCity
8 9 (47.37%) Ruby
8 9 (47.37%) Open Source
8 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (42.11%) Packer
9 8 (42.11%) Nagios
9 8 (42.11%) C++
9 8 (42.11%) Java
10 7 (36.84%) Perl
10 7 (36.84%) C
10 7 (36.84%) Linux
10 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
10 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
10 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
10 7 (36.84%) High Availability
10 7 (36.84%) Splunk
10 7 (36.84%) New Relic
10 7 (36.84%) Amazon Redshift

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (31.58%) Datadog
3 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (10.53%) IaaS
4 2 (10.53%) PaaS
5 1 (5.26%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) TeamCity
3 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) Ant
4 2 (10.53%) Artifactory
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) Gatling
4 2 (10.53%) GitLab
4 2 (10.53%) NeoLoad
4 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.79%) AWS Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Azure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Site Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Open Source
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 7 (36.84%) High Availability
4 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Coaching
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Operations Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
2 10 (52.63%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
3 9 (47.37%) Ruby
4 8 (42.11%) C++
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) C
5 7 (36.84%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) Ansible
2 15 (78.95%) Terraform
3 14 (73.68%) Puppet
4 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (42.11%) Nagios
5 8 (42.11%) Packer
6 3 (15.79%) Consul
6 3 (15.79%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (10.53%) Grafana
7 2 (10.53%) Kibana
7 2 (10.53%) logstash
7 2 (10.53%) Rancher
7 2 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
7 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
8 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) New Relic
1 7 (36.84%) Splunk
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
4 2 (10.53%) Dynatrace
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian