Azure AKS Jobs with Work from Home Options

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Azure AKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure AKS over the 6 months to 28 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
28 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 482 511 607
Rank change year-on-year +29 +96 -186
Permanent jobs citing Azure AKS 103 142 266
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.30% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.69% 0.74% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 83 117 181
10th Percentile £51,500 £58,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £62,525 £66,250 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £85,000 £71,547
Median % change year-on-year -2.94% +18.80% +5.99%
75th Percentile £98,125 £105,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £125,500 £105,000
UK median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +15.38%

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home

Azure AKS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,850 19,261 39,082
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.23% 48.43% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12,043 14,020 22,023
10th Percentile £35,750 £38,193 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £49,000 £46,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £83,125
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £96,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +7.76%

Azure AKS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Azure AKS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Azure AKS trend for jobs with a WFH option

Azure AKS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Azure AKS.

Azure AKS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Azure AKS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Azure AKS over the 6 months to 28 May 2024.

Azure AKS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Azure AKS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 1 (0.97%) Confluence
1 1 (0.97%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 89 (86.41%) Azure
2 35 (33.98%) AWS
3 31 (30.10%) Serverless
4 30 (29.13%) GitHub
5 28 (27.18%) Amazon EKS
5 28 (27.18%) SaaS
6 27 (26.21%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 24 (23.30%) AWS Lambda
8 23 (22.33%) Azure DevOps
9 21 (20.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (18.45%) Amazon S3
11 18 (17.48%) Amazon ECS
11 18 (17.48%) Azure Functions
12 16 (15.53%) Akamai
12 16 (15.53%) Amazon SQS
12 16 (15.53%) AWS Fargate
12 16 (15.53%) Cloudflare
12 16 (15.53%) CloudFront
12 16 (15.53%) PaaS
13 13 (12.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Firewall
2 5 (4.85%) IPv4
2 5 (4.85%) VPN
3 3 (2.91%) DNS
4 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (18.45%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (10.68%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (10.68%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.68%) MySQL
3 11 (10.68%) Redis
4 10 (9.71%) MariaDB
5 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
6 8 (7.77%) Amazon Aurora
6 8 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (6.80%) Data Lake
7 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.97%) GIS
9 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git
2 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.80%) MLflow
3 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.91%) JIRA
5 2 (1.94%) GitLab
5 2 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.97%) Gatling
6 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.97%) JUnit
6 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (20.39%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Automotive
3 14 (13.59%) Health Technology
4 9 (8.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 9 (8.74%) Social Skills
4 9 (8.74%) Tech for Good
5 7 (6.80%) Retail
6 4 (3.88%) Banking
7 3 (2.91%) Law
8 2 (1.94%) French Language
8 2 (1.94%) Marketing
8 2 (1.94%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.97%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.97%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.97%) Games
9 1 (0.97%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 37 (35.92%) Azure Engineer
2 25 (24.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (24.27%) Lead
3 22 (21.36%) Cloud Platform Engineer
3 22 (21.36%) Platform Engineer
4 21 (20.39%) Azure Platform Engineer
5 18 (17.48%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (14.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (13.59%) Senior
8 12 (11.65%) Lead DevOps
9 10 (9.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 10 (9.71%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (8.74%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 9 (8.74%) Security Engineer
11 8 (7.77%) DevOps Platform Engineer
12 7 (6.80%) Azure Data Engineer
12 7 (6.80%) Data Engineer
12 7 (6.80%) Senior Data Engineer
13 6 (5.83%) Architect
13 6 (5.83%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.13%) .NET
2 16 (15.53%) ARM Templates
3 8 (7.77%) JSON
3 8 (7.77%) Middleware
4 7 (6.80%) PySpark
5 6 (5.83%) .NET Core
6 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.88%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.91%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (2.91%) GraphQL
7 3 (2.91%) RESTful
7 3 (2.91%) SAML
7 3 (2.91%) Web Services
8 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET Core
8 2 (1.94%) CSS
8 2 (1.94%) HTML
8 2 (1.94%) Node.js
8 2 (1.94%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.97%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.71%) Product Ownership
3 9 (8.74%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (7.77%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.85%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.91%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) Onboarding
7 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.97%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.97%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Security Posture
8 1 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Linux
2 12 (11.65%) Windows
3 3 (2.91%) Unix
4 2 (1.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.17%) DevOps
2 33 (32.04%) CI/CD
3 31 (30.10%) Containerisation
4 28 (27.18%) Infrastructure as Code
5 25 (24.27%) DevSecOps
6 23 (22.33%) Microservices
7 22 (21.36%) Platform Engineering
8 20 (19.42%) Agile
9 18 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (16.50%) Architectural Design
10 17 (16.50%) Software Engineering
11 16 (15.53%) Content Management
11 16 (15.53%) Digital Content Management
11 16 (15.53%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (14.56%) Analytics
13 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
14 12 (11.65%) Application Security
15 11 (10.68%) Design Patterns
15 11 (10.68%) Security Operations
16 10 (9.71%) Technology Transformation
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.81%) SQL
2 28 (27.18%) PowerShell
2 28 (27.18%) Python
3 27 (26.21%) Java
4 23 (22.33%) Bash
5 20 (19.42%) C#
6 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
7 13 (12.62%) Go
8 9 (8.74%) Groovy
8 9 (8.74%) Kusto Query Language
9 7 (6.80%) PHP
9 7 (6.80%) Ruby
9 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
9 7 (6.80%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.94%) Scala
11 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) Azure Certification
2 8 (7.77%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.88%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.91%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
4 3 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) Accessibility
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (39.81%) Docker
2 16 (15.53%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 90 (87.38%) Kubernetes
2 59 (57.28%) Terraform
3 15 (14.56%) Grafana
4 11 (10.68%) Ansible
5 8 (7.77%) Prometheus
6 7 (6.80%) Progress Chef
6 7 (6.80%) Puppet
7 3 (2.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (1.94%) Istio
9 1 (0.97%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) ForgeRock
2 16 (15.53%) Sitecore
3 9 (8.74%) Oracle
4 8 (7.77%) Databricks
5 7 (6.80%) New Relic
5 7 (6.80%) SaltStack
6 5 (4.85%) Google
7 2 (1.94%) VMware
8 1 (0.97%) BMC
8 1 (0.97%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.97%) Remedy