Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 98 95
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.58% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.89% 1.75% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Watford median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +60.00% -
10th Percentile £63,250 £75,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £90,750 £85,000 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £63,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +10.87% -

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 Watford with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 108 114 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.38% 11.20% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79 67 64
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -1.10%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,000 £27,925
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £69,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Watford

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Watford

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Watford over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Watford region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 14 (93.33%) Python
1 14 (93.33%) Docker
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) DevOps
4 7 (46.67%) SCOrch
4 7 (46.67%) Ansible
4 7 (46.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
4 7 (46.67%) vRealize
4 7 (46.67%) VSAN
4 7 (46.67%) VMware NSX
4 7 (46.67%) IBM
4 7 (46.67%) EMC
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) SCVMM
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (46.67%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) PaaS
6 5 (33.33%) Confluence
6 5 (33.33%) IaaS
6 5 (33.33%) yum
6 5 (33.33%) Mesos
6 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
6 5 (33.33%) Rancher
6 5 (33.33%) Relational Database

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) PaaS
3 5 (33.33%) IaaS
4 4 (26.67%) SaaS
5 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (6.67%) Office 365
6 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VSAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
1 5 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Checkstyle
2 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Lead Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (13.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
1 7 (46.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Native
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (6.67%) Network Management
6 1 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
6 1 (6.67%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
1 1 (6.67%) OCP
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Docker
2 7 (46.67%) VMware NSX
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Ansible
1 7 (46.67%) SCOrch
1 7 (46.67%) SCVMM
1 7 (46.67%) vRealize
2 5 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (33.33%) Mesos
2 5 (33.33%) Rancher
2 5 (33.33%) yum
3 4 (26.67%) Terraform
4 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) EMC
3 7 (46.67%) IBM
4 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 4 (26.67%) Sonatype
6 2 (13.33%) Google
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat