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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salt
Rank 627 752 831
Rank change year-on-year
+125 +79
Permanent jobs citing Salt 256 187 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.58% 2.48% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 233 157 106
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
7144 7546 8078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.50% 7.61% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5783 6201 6550
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +128 176 £62,500 - 23
South West +37 31 £62,500 -19.35% 1
North West - 13 £52,500 - 4
South East +61 12 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Yorkshire -26 11 £52,500 +5.00% 2
East Midlands +5 6 £60,000 +14.28%
East of England +19 4 £46,750 -23.67% 1
West Midlands -13 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
North East - 1 £60,000 -
Salt
UK

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 422 (95.91%) Puppet
2 384 (87.27%) Ansible
3 367 (83.41%) Opscode Chef
4 327 (74.32%) Linux
5 285 (64.77%) DevOps
6 264 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
7 262 (59.55%) Python
8 181 (41.14%) Continuous Integration
9 171 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
10 160 (36.36%) Bash Shell
11 156 (35.45%) Java
12 155 (35.23%) MySQL
13 150 (34.09%) Configuration Management
14 130 (29.55%) Jenkins
15 125 (28.41%) Ruby
16 123 (27.95%) Scrum
17 120 (27.27%) Git (software)
18 117 (26.59%) OpenStack
18 117 (26.59%) Perl
19 103 (23.41%) Windows
20 97 (22.05%) Docker
21 94 (21.36%) Oracle
22 93 (21.14%) Microsoft Azure
23 88 (20.00%) TCP/IP
23 88 (20.00%) Ubuntu
24 85 (19.32%) Hadoop
24 85 (19.32%) CentOS
25 81 (18.41%) Big Data
25 81 (18.41%) VMware
26 76 (17.27%) WebSphere

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
1 117 (26.59%) OpenStack
2 76 (17.27%) WebSphere
3 74 (16.82%) JBoss
3 74 (16.82%) WebLogic
4 67 (15.23%) Apache Spark
5 62 (14.09%) Elasticsearch
6 60 (13.64%) Tomcat
7 55 (12.50%) Jetty
8 54 (12.27%) Apache Solr
9 37 (8.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 35 (7.95%) CloudStack
11 29 (6.59%) Apache
12 18 (4.09%) IIS
13 16 (3.64%) nginx
14 10 (2.27%) Apache Pig
15 5 (1.14%) lighttpd
16 3 (0.68%) Confluence
17 2 (0.45%) CMS
17 2 (0.45%) Drupal
18 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.23%) Magento
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 264 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (21.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (5.00%) IaaS
5 17 (3.86%) PaaS
6 16 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (2.73%) GitHub
7 12 (2.73%) SaaS
8 7 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.59%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (1.14%) SoftLayer
11 4 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.91%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.91%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (0.68%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 88 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 59 (13.41%) Firewall
3 23 (5.23%) DNS
4 19 (4.32%) SSL
5 17 (3.86%) HTTP
6 11 (2.50%) Internet
7 10 (2.27%) LDAP
8 9 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (2.05%) SNMP
8 9 (2.05%) SSH
9 8 (1.82%) DHCP
10 7 (1.59%) LAN
11 6 (1.36%) Network Security
11 6 (1.36%) VLAN
12 4 (0.91%) BGP
12 4 (0.91%) SMTP
12 4 (0.91%) VPN
12 4 (0.91%) WAN
13 3 (0.68%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (35.23%) MySQL
2 85 (19.32%) Hadoop
3 81 (18.41%) Big Data
4 74 (16.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 74 (16.82%) MongoDB
4 74 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
4 74 (16.82%) SQL Server
5 72 (16.36%) Redis
6 70 (15.91%) NoSQL
7 56 (12.73%) Riak
8 55 (12.50%) Couchbase
9 14 (3.18%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.27%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.14%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.14%) HBase
12 3 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.68%) TokuMX
13 2 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.45%) Voldemort
14 1 (0.23%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 130 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 120 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 47 (10.68%) Subversion
4 44 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 33 (7.50%) TeamCity
6 28 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (4.32%) JIRA
8 12 (2.73%) Maven
9 10 (2.27%) Bitbucket
9 10 (2.27%) Selenium
10 9 (2.05%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.82%) CodeSonar
11 8 (1.82%) git-flow
11 8 (1.82%) Robot Framework
12 7 (1.59%) RSpec
13 6 (1.36%) Buildbot
13 6 (1.36%) Grunt
13 6 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (1.36%) Travis CI
14 5 (1.14%) Hudson
General
1 67 (15.23%) Banking
2 53 (12.05%) Retail
3 29 (6.59%) Finance
4 14 (3.18%) Advertising
5 12 (2.73%) Law
6 10 (2.27%) Games
7 8 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.14%) Marketing
9 4 (0.91%) French Language
9 4 (0.91%) German Language
9 4 (0.91%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Front Office
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (32.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 85 (19.32%) Administrator
3 80 (18.18%) Developer
4 76 (17.27%) Systems Administrator
5 69 (15.68%) Linux Engineer
6 59 (13.41%) DevOps Administrator
7 53 (12.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 48 (10.91%) Java Developer
9 47 (10.68%) Cloud Engineer
10 37 (8.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 37 (8.41%) Systems Engineer
11 35 (7.95%) Senior Developer
12 31 (7.05%) Linux Administrator
13 25 (5.68%) Automation Engineer
14 21 (4.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 20 (4.55%) Software Developer
16 19 (4.32%) AWS DevOps
16 19 (4.32%) AWS Engineer
17 18 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
18 17 (3.86%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (15.91%) LAMP
2 66 (15.00%) ELK Stack
3 60 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 56 (12.73%) React
5 53 (12.05%) Lucene
6 47 (10.68%) Node.js
7 40 (9.09%) Web Services
8 37 (8.41%) .NET
9 15 (3.41%) ASP.NET
9 15 (3.41%) Django
10 14 (3.18%) CSS
10 14 (3.18%) HTML
10 14 (3.18%) Ruby on Rails
11 11 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (2.50%) REST
12 10 (2.27%) SOAP
13 9 (2.05%) CSS3
13 9 (2.05%) HTML5
13 9 (2.05%) J2EE
13 9 (2.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.82%) User Experience
3 23 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.00%) Fintech
5 21 (4.77%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.86%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (2.50%) Life Science
9 10 (2.27%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.82%) Streaming Media
11 6 (1.36%) Physics
12 5 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (1.14%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.14%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.14%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.91%) Replication
14 3 (0.68%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 327 (74.32%) Linux
2 103 (23.41%) Windows
3 88 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 85 (19.32%) CentOS
5 46 (10.45%) Unix
6 45 (10.23%) Android
6 45 (10.23%) Apple iOS
7 42 (9.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (6.82%) Debian
9 20 (4.55%) Windows Server
10 8 (1.82%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.36%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (64.77%) DevOps
2 181 (41.14%) Continuous Integration
3 171 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (34.09%) Configuration Management
5 123 (27.95%) Scrum
6 73 (16.59%) DSDM
6 73 (16.59%) RUP
7 71 (16.14%) Multithreading
7 71 (16.14%) Open Source
8 70 (15.91%) Kanban
8 70 (15.91%) TDD
9 68 (15.45%) OO
10 64 (14.55%) Mentoring
11 58 (13.18%) Coaching
12 56 (12.73%) Web Development
13 55 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
13 55 (12.50%) UML
14 53 (12.05%) Software Delivery
15 47 (10.68%) High Availability
16 41 (9.32%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 262 (59.55%) Python
2 160 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 156 (35.45%) Java
4 125 (28.41%) Ruby
5 117 (26.59%) Perl
6 74 (16.82%) PHP
7 64 (14.55%) Go
8 54 (12.27%) C#
9 47 (10.68%) PowerShell
10 32 (7.27%) SQL
11 25 (5.68%) C++
12 20 (4.55%) Shell Script
13 18 (4.09%) JavaScript
14 15 (3.41%) Scala
15 10 (2.27%) C
16 8 (1.82%) Groovy
16 8 (1.82%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.36%) F#
18 2 (0.45%) Erlang
19 1 (0.23%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 30 (6.82%) Degree
2 11 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.05%) CISSP
4 8 (1.82%) CCNA
4 8 (1.82%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.82%) GIAC
4 8 (1.82%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (1.82%) MCSE
4 8 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (1.82%) SANS
4 8 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.82%) Security+ Certification
4 8 (1.82%) SSCP
5 3 (0.68%) CCIE
5 3 (0.68%) RHCE
6 2 (0.45%) CCNP
6 2 (0.45%) CCSP
6 2 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.14%) QA
2 4 (0.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (22.05%) Docker
2 72 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (10.23%) Xen
4 31 (7.05%) vSphere
5 19 (4.32%) QEMU
5 19 (4.32%) XenServer
6 11 (2.50%) Active Directory
6 11 (2.50%) VirtualBox
7 10 (2.27%) LXC
8 6 (1.36%) HDFS
9 5 (1.14%) KVM
9 5 (1.14%) vCloud
9 5 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.91%) NFS
10 4 (0.91%) OpenSSH
11 3 (0.68%) Gluster
11 3 (0.68%) Varnish
12 2 (0.45%) Firmware
12 2 (0.45%) iptables
13 1 (0.23%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 422 (95.91%) Puppet
2 384 (87.27%) Ansible
3 367 (83.41%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (14.77%) logstash
5 59 (13.41%) Kibana
6 41 (9.32%) Kubernetes
7 40 (9.09%) Nagios
8 37 (8.41%) Terraform
9 30 (6.82%) ZABBIX
10 28 (6.36%) CFEngine
11 19 (4.32%) Cobbler
11 19 (4.32%) Graphite
11 19 (4.32%) Tivoli
12 18 (4.09%) Mesos
13 13 (2.95%) Rundeck
14 9 (2.05%) HAProxy
15 6 (1.36%) Nmap
16 4 (0.91%) Cacti
16 4 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
16 4 (0.91%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 94 (21.36%) Oracle
2 81 (18.41%) VMware
3 68 (15.45%) Red Hat
4 52 (11.82%) SaltStack
5 34 (7.73%) Google
6 33 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 28 (6.36%) Rackspace
8 24 (5.45%) F5
8 24 (5.45%) Splunk
9 19 (4.32%) EnterpriseDB
10 15 (3.41%) Cisco
11 8 (1.82%) Riverbed
12 7 (1.59%) HP
13 5 (1.14%) IBM
13 5 (1.14%) New Relic
14 4 (0.91%) AppDynamics
14 4 (0.91%) SolarWinds
15 3 (0.68%) Fiorano
15 3 (0.68%) NetApp
15 3 (0.68%) RightScale
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65'000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hyde, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary Details - Please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-52,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago