The table below looks at the statistics for Salt skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Salt over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salt
Rank 655 741 878
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +137
Permanent jobs citing Salt 244 188 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.18% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.11% 2.47% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 223 177 68
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £65,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +62.50%
Salt
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7847 7604 7543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.52% 7.45% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6484 6070 6116
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%

Salt
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Salt as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Salt Jobs Demand Trend in England

Salt
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Salt across the England region.

Salt Salary Trend in England

Salt
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Salt across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Salt Salary Histogram in England

Salt
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 158 £64,000 +11.30% 19
Yorkshire +36 36 £42,500 - 4
South East +55 23 £53,500 -20.74% 3
East Midlands +10 9 £62,500 +35.13% 2
South West -8 9 £67,500 -10.00% 2
East of England +39 8 £46,500 -15.45%
North East - 1 £30,000 -
Salt
UK

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Salt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Salt.

1 416 (88.89%) Puppet
1 416 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 395 (84.40%) Linux
3 368 (78.63%) Ansible
4 339 (72.44%) DevOps
5 282 (60.26%) Python
6 250 (53.42%) Amazon AWS
7 235 (50.21%) Ruby
8 234 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 222 (47.44%) Continuous Integration
10 217 (46.37%) Git (software)
11 191 (40.81%) Java
12 184 (39.32%) Bash Shell
13 172 (36.75%) Configuration Management
14 162 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
15 161 (34.40%) Perl
16 151 (32.26%) Red Hat
17 147 (31.41%) Docker
18 140 (29.91%) PHP
19 137 (29.27%) MySQL
20 125 (26.71%) Windows
21 123 (26.28%) VMware
22 119 (25.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 109 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 104 (22.22%) Oracle
25 103 (22.01%) Unix
26 98 (20.94%) PostgreSQL
27 96 (20.51%) Subversion
28 88 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
28 88 (18.80%) MongoDB

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 74 (15.81%) Tomcat
2 73 (15.60%) OpenStack
3 62 (13.25%) Apache
4 55 (11.75%) CloudStack
5 52 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 44 (9.40%) JBoss
6 44 (9.40%) WebSphere
7 38 (8.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 27 (5.77%) Apache Spark
9 25 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (4.70%) Jetty
11 20 (4.27%) Apache Solr
12 19 (4.06%) WordPress
13 15 (3.21%) nginx
14 13 (2.78%) Drupal
15 8 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 8 (1.71%) Lightstreamer
16 7 (1.50%) IIS
17 2 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 250 (53.42%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (10.47%) PaaS
4 39 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (8.12%) Amazon S3
5 38 (8.12%) IaaS
6 26 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (5.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 23 (4.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 19 (4.06%) GitHub
10 14 (2.99%) Amazon EMR
10 14 (2.99%) Amazon Kinesis
10 14 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (2.35%) OpenShift
12 7 (1.50%) Sumo Logic
13 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.64%) DigitalOcean
15 2 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 75 (16.03%) Firewall
2 39 (8.33%) DNS
3 26 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 25 (5.34%) HTTP
5 23 (4.91%) SSL
6 16 (3.42%) VPN
7 14 (2.99%) Internet
8 13 (2.78%) SAN
9 11 (2.35%) VoIP
10 9 (1.92%) BIG-IP
10 9 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.50%) DHCP
11 7 (1.50%) IPsec
12 4 (0.85%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.43%) Network Security
13 2 (0.43%) SSH
14 1 (0.21%) BGP
14 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.21%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (29.27%) MySQL
2 98 (20.94%) PostgreSQL
3 88 (18.80%) MongoDB
4 70 (14.96%) SQL Server
5 55 (11.75%) Redis
6 44 (9.40%) Hadoop
7 38 (8.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 36 (7.69%) Big Data
9 27 (5.77%) NoSQL
10 25 (5.34%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (4.91%) Relational Database
12 21 (4.49%) Informix
13 19 (4.06%) Couchbase
14 18 (3.85%) Riak
15 14 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
16 8 (1.71%) HBase
17 4 (0.85%) GIS
18 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
18 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
18 2 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 234 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 217 (46.37%) Git (software)
3 96 (20.51%) Subversion
4 64 (13.68%) TeamCity
5 50 (10.68%) Vagrant
6 43 (9.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 42 (8.97%) JIRA
8 28 (5.98%) Maven
9 20 (4.27%) Gradle
10 19 (4.06%) Bitbucket
10 19 (4.06%) JUnit
10 19 (4.06%) Log4j
10 19 (4.06%) Selenium
10 19 (4.06%) TestNG
11 11 (2.35%) Grunt
12 8 (1.71%) RSpec
13 7 (1.50%) Hudson
13 7 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.50%) Travis CI
14 4 (0.85%) Codeship
General
1 68 (14.53%) Finance
2 33 (7.05%) Retail
3 23 (4.91%) Law
4 21 (4.49%) Banking
5 10 (2.14%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.50%) Advertising
6 7 (1.50%) Games
6 7 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.28%) Marketing
8 2 (0.43%) Front Office
8 2 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 239 (51.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 184 (39.32%) Linux Engineer
3 137 (29.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 134 (28.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 67 (14.32%) Developer
6 66 (14.10%) AWS Engineer
7 60 (12.82%) Cloud Engineer
8 58 (12.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 57 (12.18%) Administrator
10 55 (11.75%) Java Developer
11 52 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
12 50 (10.68%) Linux Administrator
13 46 (9.83%) Systems Engineer
14 40 (8.55%) DevOps Administrator
14 40 (8.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 38 (8.12%) Linux DevOps Administrator
16 33 (7.05%) Automation Engineer
17 31 (6.62%) DevOps Systems Engineer
17 31 (6.62%) Java Engineer
18 30 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (13.89%) .NET
2 64 (13.68%) LAMP
3 60 (12.82%) Node.js
4 36 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 35 (7.48%) LAPP Stack
6 32 (6.84%) CSS
6 32 (6.84%) HTML
7 30 (6.41%) AngularJS
7 30 (6.41%) jQuery
8 26 (5.56%) J2EE
9 25 (5.34%) ELK Stack
9 25 (5.34%) Spring
10 24 (5.13%) JMS
10 24 (5.13%) Middleware
11 19 (4.06%) Ajax
11 19 (4.06%) Hibernate
11 19 (4.06%) Java EE
11 19 (4.06%) JSP
11 19 (4.06%) JSTL
11 19 (4.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.41%) User Experience
2 26 (5.56%) Clustering
3 25 (5.34%) Fintech
4 22 (4.70%) Data Centre
5 20 (4.27%) Public Cloud
6 19 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (3.21%) iPad
8 14 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.92%) Derivative
10 8 (1.71%) Replication
11 6 (1.28%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.07%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
14 3 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.64%) IBM XIV
14 3 (0.64%) Online Games
14 3 (0.64%) Spread Betting
14 3 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 395 (84.40%) Linux
2 125 (26.71%) Windows
3 119 (25.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 103 (22.01%) Unix
5 57 (12.18%) Ubuntu
6 28 (5.98%) CentOS
7 26 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 24 (5.13%) Android
9 19 (4.06%) openSUSE
10 17 (3.63%) Debian
11 7 (1.50%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.43%) SUSE
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (72.44%) DevOps
2 222 (47.44%) Continuous Integration
3 172 (36.75%) Configuration Management
4 162 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (17.74%) High Availability
6 69 (14.74%) Scrum
7 67 (14.32%) TDD
8 57 (12.18%) Mentoring
9 55 (11.75%) Performance Tuning
10 53 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
11 44 (9.40%) DSDM
11 44 (9.40%) RUP
12 40 (8.55%) Software Engineering
13 38 (8.12%) Open Source
14 37 (7.91%) OO
15 36 (7.69%) Software Delivery
16 29 (6.20%) ITIL
16 29 (6.20%) Kanban
17 26 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
17 26 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 282 (60.26%) Python
2 235 (50.21%) Ruby
3 191 (40.81%) Java
4 184 (39.32%) Bash Shell
5 161 (34.40%) Perl
6 140 (29.91%) PHP
7 58 (12.39%) Go
8 57 (12.18%) JavaScript
9 48 (10.26%) C#
10 44 (9.40%) PowerShell
11 36 (7.69%) SQL
12 35 (7.48%) Shell Script
13 31 (6.62%) C++
14 29 (6.20%) Scala
15 1 (0.21%) C
15 1 (0.21%) Clojure
15 1 (0.21%) F#
15 1 (0.21%) Groovy
15 1 (0.21%) Korn
15 1 (0.21%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (5.34%) Degree
2 13 (2.78%) CCDE
2 13 (2.78%) CCIE
2 13 (2.78%) CCNP
2 13 (2.78%) CCSP
2 13 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 13 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (2.14%) RHCE
4 3 (0.64%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.35%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.14%) QA
3 9 (1.92%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 147 (31.41%) Docker
2 109 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (10.04%) vSphere
4 45 (9.62%) Xen
5 31 (6.62%) VirtualBox
6 26 (5.56%) XenServer
7 19 (4.06%) KVM
8 15 (3.21%) Active Directory
9 12 (2.56%) Varnish
10 9 (1.92%) Squid
11 8 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (1.28%) HDFS
12 6 (1.28%) NFS
13 3 (0.64%) Firmware
14 2 (0.43%) QEMU
14 2 (0.43%) Samba
14 2 (0.43%) vCloud
14 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.21%) Gluster
15 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 416 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 416 (88.89%) Puppet
2 368 (78.63%) Ansible
3 65 (13.89%) Nagios
4 43 (9.19%) Terraform
5 41 (8.76%) Kubernetes
6 39 (8.33%) Grafana
6 39 (8.33%) Graphite
7 34 (7.26%) logstash
8 33 (7.05%) Cacti
8 33 (7.05%) CFEngine
9 32 (6.84%) Cobbler
10 30 (6.41%) Kibana
10 30 (6.41%) Opsview
11 26 (5.56%) Tivoli
12 21 (4.49%) FortiGate
13 17 (3.63%) ZABBIX
14 10 (2.14%) Rundeck
15 9 (1.92%) Uchiwa
16 8 (1.71%) Munin
Vendors
1 151 (32.26%) Red Hat
2 123 (26.28%) VMware
3 104 (22.22%) Oracle
4 68 (14.53%) F5
5 58 (12.39%) Microsoft
6 43 (9.19%) Google
7 32 (6.84%) SaltStack
8 30 (6.41%) Cisco
9 28 (5.98%) IBM
10 26 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
10 26 (5.56%) Rackspace
11 24 (5.13%) Fiorano
12 21 (4.49%) Splunk
13 18 (3.85%) HP
14 14 (2.99%) Dell
15 13 (2.78%) New Relic
16 12 (2.56%) Symantec
17 10 (2.14%) Juniper
18 9 (1.92%) Sitecore
19 8 (1.71%) Terracotta
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