Amazon EKS Jobs

Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Amazon EKS skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Amazon EKS over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 474 552 576
Rank change year-on-year +78 +24 -75
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EKS 460 352 980
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.46% 1.01% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 192 247 271
10th Percentile £61,375 £55,500 £55,000
25th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £64,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -
75th Percentile £130,000 £112,500 £93,750
90th Percentile £163,250 £138,750 £107,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%

All Cloud Skills
UK

Amazon EKS falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31,503 34,979 85,095
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 32.90% 42.17% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22,989 25,731 42,304
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £102,500 £97,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Amazon EKS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon EKS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EKS over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Amazon EKS in the UK

Amazon EKS
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EKS within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +81 400 £100,000 +14.29% 15
UK excluding London +54 259 £75,000 +15.38% 10
Work from Home +72 221 £105,000 +23.53% 5
London +86 206 £105,000 - 7
North of England +63 99 £65,000 -7.14% 4
North West +73 94 £62,500 -3.85% 4
South East +25 55 £82,500 +26.92% 3
Scotland -2 45 £46,500 -28.46% 1
South West +12 32 £65,000 - 1
Midlands -15 15 £54,250 +8.50% 1
East Midlands -18 12 £50,000 +42.86% 1
East of England -55 5 £42,500 -39.29%
Yorkshire +21 4 - -
Wales +20 4 - -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
West Midlands -12 3 £58,500 -10.00%
North East -18 1 £75,000 +15.38%

Amazon EKS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 132 (28.70%) Apache
2 76 (16.52%) Apache Airflow
3 67 (14.57%) Apache Spark
4 46 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 22 (4.78%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Fuse
7 5 (1.09%) JBoss
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Exchange
8 2 (0.43%) nginx
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 46 (10.00%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.43%) Salesforce CRM
2 2 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 448 (97.39%) AWS
2 185 (40.22%) Amazon ECS
3 144 (31.30%) Serverless
4 143 (31.09%) Amazon S3
5 133 (28.91%) Amazon EC2
6 132 (28.70%) Azure
7 128 (27.83%) GCP
8 115 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
9 106 (23.04%) Amazon SQS
10 94 (20.43%) Amazon ECR
11 92 (20.00%) Route 53
12 91 (19.78%) OCI
13 89 (19.35%) IBM Cloud
14 70 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 69 (15.00%) Snowflake
16 68 (14.78%) dbt
17 45 (9.78%) OpenShift
18 36 (7.83%) Azure AKS
19 33 (7.17%) Amazon EMR
19 33 (7.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.87%) DNS
2 47 (10.22%) TCP/IP
3 46 (10.00%) BGP
3 46 (10.00%) SSL
4 29 (6.30%) AMQP
5 11 (2.39%) Firewall
6 2 (0.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.22%) SMS
7 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (36.30%) Amazon RDS
2 76 (16.52%) Relational Database
3 70 (15.22%) Amazon Athena
3 70 (15.22%) Data Lake
4 68 (14.78%) Apache Arrow
4 68 (14.78%) Apache Ignite
4 68 (14.78%) Dremio
5 65 (14.13%) RDBMS
6 63 (13.70%) Big Data
7 62 (13.48%) Hadoop
8 57 (12.39%) NoSQL
9 49 (10.65%) Oracle Database
10 47 (10.22%) PostgreSQL
11 32 (6.96%) Electronic Patient Records
12 30 (6.52%) SQL Server
13 29 (6.30%) Cloudera CDH
14 17 (3.70%) MongoDB
15 13 (2.83%) Amazon Aurora
15 13 (2.83%) DynamoDB
16 12 (2.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 68 (14.78%) Jenkins
2 50 (10.87%) Git
3 25 (5.43%) GitLab
3 25 (5.43%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.61%) JUnit
5 11 (2.39%) Bitbucket
6 8 (1.74%) JMeter
7 7 (1.52%) Mockito
8 4 (0.87%) JIRA
8 4 (0.87%) Maven
9 3 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.43%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.22%) Gradle
11 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.22%) Mocha
11 1 (0.22%) Sourcetree
11 1 (0.22%) TestCafe
11 1 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 149 (32.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 136 (29.57%) Finance
3 112 (24.35%) Public Sector
4 98 (21.30%) Banking
5 75 (16.30%) Social Skills
6 68 (14.78%) Front Office
6 68 (14.78%) Investment Banking
7 66 (14.35%) Law
8 32 (6.96%) Legal
9 29 (6.30%) Aerospace
10 27 (5.87%) Retail
11 16 (3.48%) Automotive
12 14 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (1.09%) Games
14 4 (0.87%) Back Office
14 4 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
15 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.65%) Marketing
16 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 132 (28.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 131 (28.48%) Software Engineer
3 114 (24.78%) Lead
4 98 (21.30%) Senior
5 89 (19.35%) AWS Engineer
6 82 (17.83%) Developer
7 78 (16.96%) Senior DevOps
7 78 (16.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 77 (16.74%) Architect
9 76 (16.52%) Solutions Architect
10 60 (13.04%) AWS Software Engineer
11 47 (10.22%) Lead Architect
12 46 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 45 (9.78%) Java Engineer
14 40 (8.70%) Java Developer
15 39 (8.48%) Java Software Engineer
16 37 (8.04%) AWS Developer
17 36 (7.83%) AWS DevOps
18 35 (7.61%) Lead Software Engineer
19 33 (7.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (23.70%) Spring Boot
2 97 (21.09%) gRPC
3 85 (18.48%) RabbitMQ
4 76 (16.52%) Spring
5 70 (15.22%) NumPy
5 70 (15.22%) Pandas
6 69 (15.00%) PySpark
7 68 (14.78%) Protocol Buffers
7 68 (14.78%) SciPy
8 67 (14.57%) REST
9 49 (10.65%) AngularJS
9 49 (10.65%) React
10 48 (10.43%) Node.js
11 43 (9.35%) .NET
12 29 (6.30%) Material-UI
12 29 (6.30%) OpenAPI
12 29 (6.30%) Swagger
13 27 (5.87%) Web Services
14 22 (4.78%) Apache Camel
15 20 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 90 (19.57%) Blockchain
2 89 (19.35%) e-Learning
2 89 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 74 (16.09%) Hedge funds
4 70 (15.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 68 (14.78%) Derivative
5 68 (14.78%) Equities
5 68 (14.78%) Fixed Income
6 60 (13.04%) Cloud Native
7 58 (12.61%) Public Cloud
8 46 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (7.17%) Algorithms
10 27 (5.87%) Distributed Systems
11 24 (5.22%) Blog
12 16 (3.48%) Mobile App
13 10 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
14 9 (1.96%) Data Centre
15 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.87%) Onboarding
15 4 (0.87%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 118 (25.65%) Linux
2 76 (16.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (6.52%) CentOS
3 30 (6.52%) Ubuntu
4 29 (6.30%) Debian
5 26 (5.65%) Windows
6 6 (1.30%) Unix
7 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (73.04%) Agile
2 190 (41.30%) DevOps
3 185 (40.22%) Software Engineering
4 170 (36.96%) Containerisation
5 139 (30.22%) CI/CD
6 137 (29.78%) Migration
7 127 (27.61%) Test Automation
8 121 (26.30%) Microservices
9 117 (25.43%) Scrum
10 116 (25.22%) Kanban
10 116 (25.22%) Mentoring
11 112 (24.35%) Artificial Intelligence
12 97 (21.09%) Observability
13 94 (20.43%) SDLC
14 92 (20.00%) Secrets Management
15 91 (19.78%) Coaching
16 84 (18.26%) Collaborative Working
17 75 (16.30%) Open Source
18 73 (15.87%) Actionable Insight
19 68 (14.78%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 234 (50.87%) Java
2 174 (37.83%) Python
3 148 (32.17%) JavaScript
4 136 (29.57%) SQL
5 80 (17.39%) TypeScript
6 30 (6.52%) Scala
7 11 (2.39%) C#
7 11 (2.39%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.96%) Bash
10 7 (1.52%) Go
11 5 (1.09%) Groovy
12 4 (0.87%) PHP
13 3 (0.65%) C
14 2 (0.43%) Perl
14 2 (0.43%) Ruby
14 2 (0.43%) Swift
15 1 (0.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 110 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 106 (23.04%) SC Cleared
3 56 (12.17%) AWS Certification
4 50 (10.87%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 48 (10.43%) Azure Certification
6 31 (6.74%) DV Cleared
7 11 (2.39%) Degree
8 8 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (1.30%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.65%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
11 2 (0.43%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
11 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.43%) MCSA
11 2 (0.43%) MCSE
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.22%) AWS Certified Developer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.09%) MiFID
3 4 (0.87%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) California Consumer Privacy Act
4 2 (0.43%) GDPR
4 2 (0.43%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 98 (21.30%) Docker
2 20 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.96%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.43%) HDFS
7 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 281 (61.09%) Kubernetes
2 216 (46.96%) Terraform
3 106 (23.04%) Prometheus
4 73 (15.87%) Ansible
5 41 (8.91%) Puppet
6 29 (6.30%) Grafana
7 13 (2.83%) Progress Chef
8 8 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (1.52%) Kibana
10 5 (1.09%) Argo
11 3 (0.65%) Rancher
12 1 (0.22%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.22%) Istio
12 1 (0.22%) Karpenter
12 1 (0.22%) yum
Vendors
1 122 (26.52%) Red Hat
2 101 (21.96%) Dynatrace
3 90 (19.57%) IBM
4 80 (17.39%) Oracle
5 60 (13.04%) Bloomberg
5 60 (13.04%) Reuters
6 46 (10.00%) Sparx
7 30 (6.52%) Google
8 29 (6.30%) SaltStack
9 24 (5.22%) ForgeRock
10 16 (3.48%) Sitecore
11 14 (3.04%) WSO2
12 12 (2.61%) Sybase
13 10 (2.17%) Splunk
14 8 (1.74%) Zscaler
15 6 (1.30%) VMware
16 4 (0.87%) Atlassian
16 4 (0.87%) Extreme Networks
16 4 (0.87%) Facebook
16 4 (0.87%) Microsoft