Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 81 96
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 15 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.32% 1.21% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.81% 8.67% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 1
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £39,000 £39,800 £70,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £82,500 £90,000
North East median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -14.58% -25.00% -

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 127 150 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.15% 13.98% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115 135 68
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,300 £23,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £57,000
North East median annual salary £48,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +29.33% -2.60% +5.48%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -13 13 £51,250 -14.58% 5
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Sunderland - 1 £50,000 -
Kubernetes
North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (100.00%) Docker
1 15 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (86.67%) Ansible
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (73.33%) Puppet
5 11 (73.33%) Terraform
6 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (60.00%) Python
6 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (53.33%) Ruby
7 8 (53.33%) Java
7 8 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (46.67%) Open Source
8 7 (46.67%) Nagios
8 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
8 7 (46.67%) Packer
9 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (40.00%) New Relic
9 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (40.00%) Datadog
9 6 (40.00%) Perl
9 6 (40.00%) C
9 6 (40.00%) C++
9 6 (40.00%) Linux
9 6 (40.00%) BDD
9 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
9 6 (40.00%) Test Automation

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 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (40.00%) Datadog
4 3 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (6.67%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (6.67%) IaaS
6 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (20.00%) Maven
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.67%) Ant
5 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) Gatling
5 1 (6.67%) GitLab
5 1 (6.67%) NeoLoad
5 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Architect
3 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) Open Source
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) High Availability
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) Coaching
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Ansible
2 11 (73.33%) Puppet
2 11 (73.33%) Terraform
3 8 (53.33%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (46.67%) Nagios
4 7 (46.67%) Packer
5 2 (13.33%) Consul
5 2 (13.33%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (6.67%) Grafana
6 1 (6.67%) Kibana
6 1 (6.67%) logstash
6 1 (6.67%) Rancher
6 1 (6.67%) Salt
6 1 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) New Relic
1 6 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Dynatrace
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (6.67%) VMware