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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salt
Rank 672 768 862
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +94
Permanent jobs citing Salt 233 171 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.17% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.95% 2.22% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 209 159 86
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,362 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
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
7891 7706 7609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.61% 7.52% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6518 6233 6124
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +102 155 £62,500 +8.69% 22
South East +35 26 £53,000 -21.48% 1
Yorkshire +27 25 £42,500 - 1
South West +3 11 £62,500 -16.66% 2
East Midlands +11 8 £60,000 +29.72%
East of England +38 6 £61,500 +0.40%
North East - 2 £37,500 -
Salt
UK

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 448 (91.99%) Puppet
2 433 (88.91%) Opscode Chef
3 412 (84.60%) Linux
4 384 (78.85%) Ansible
5 359 (73.72%) DevOps
6 297 (60.99%) Python
7 272 (55.85%) Amazon AWS
8 238 (48.87%) Ruby
9 237 (48.67%) Jenkins
10 223 (45.79%) Continuous Integration
11 209 (42.92%) Git (software)
12 194 (39.84%) Java
13 187 (38.40%) Configuration Management
14 184 (37.78%) Bash Shell
15 180 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
16 168 (34.50%) Perl
17 162 (33.26%) Docker
18 152 (31.21%) PHP
19 150 (30.80%) MySQL
20 132 (27.10%) Red Hat
21 126 (25.87%) Windows
22 124 (25.46%) VMware
23 110 (22.59%) VMware Infrastructure
24 102 (20.94%) Unix
25 101 (20.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 99 (20.33%) Oracle
27 94 (19.30%) PostgreSQL
28 89 (18.28%) Subversion
29 87 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
30 82 (16.84%) 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 77 (15.81%) OpenStack
2 70 (14.37%) Apache
3 68 (13.96%) Tomcat
4 49 (10.06%) CloudStack
5 47 (9.65%) WebLogic
6 39 (8.01%) JBoss
6 39 (8.01%) WebSphere
7 37 (7.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 32 (6.57%) Apache Spark
9 24 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (3.90%) Apache Solr
10 19 (3.90%) Jetty
10 19 (3.90%) WordPress
11 18 (3.70%) nginx
12 13 (2.67%) Drupal
13 12 (2.46%) IIS
14 8 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (1.64%) Lightstreamer
15 3 (0.62%) Apache Pig
16 2 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 272 (55.85%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (11.09%) PaaS
4 43 (8.83%) IaaS
5 36 (7.39%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (7.19%) Amazon S3
7 32 (6.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (4.52%) GitHub
9 21 (4.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 20 (4.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 14 (2.87%) Amazon EMR
11 14 (2.87%) Amazon Kinesis
11 14 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (2.87%) OpenShift
12 9 (1.85%) Sumo Logic
13 7 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.23%) SaaS
15 4 (0.82%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 64 (13.14%) Firewall
2 32 (6.57%) DNS
3 24 (4.93%) HTTP
4 22 (4.52%) SSL
4 22 (4.52%) TCP/IP
5 17 (3.49%) Internet
6 12 (2.46%) VPN
7 11 (2.26%) SAN
8 9 (1.85%) BIG-IP
8 9 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.44%) VoIP
10 5 (1.03%) DHCP
11 4 (0.82%) LDAP
11 4 (0.82%) SSH
12 3 (0.62%) BGP
12 3 (0.62%) IPsec
12 3 (0.62%) LAN
13 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (30.80%) MySQL
2 94 (19.30%) PostgreSQL
3 82 (16.84%) MongoDB
4 71 (14.58%) SQL Server
5 54 (11.09%) Redis
6 41 (8.42%) Hadoop
7 40 (8.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 31 (6.37%) Big Data
9 26 (5.34%) Relational Database
10 23 (4.72%) NoSQL
11 22 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
12 18 (3.70%) Informix
13 17 (3.49%) Couchbase
13 17 (3.49%) Riak
14 14 (2.87%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (2.05%) HBase
16 5 (1.03%) Data Mining
17 3 (0.62%) Apache Hive
17 3 (0.62%) TokuMX
18 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 237 (48.67%) Jenkins
2 209 (42.92%) Git (software)
3 89 (18.28%) Subversion
4 59 (12.11%) TeamCity
5 52 (10.68%) Vagrant
6 42 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 39 (8.01%) JIRA
8 28 (5.75%) Maven
9 21 (4.31%) Bitbucket
9 21 (4.31%) Selenium
10 19 (3.90%) Gradle
10 19 (3.90%) JUnit
10 19 (3.90%) Log4j
10 19 (3.90%) TestNG
11 12 (2.46%) Grunt
12 11 (2.26%) Travis CI
13 10 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (2.05%) RSpec
14 7 (1.44%) Hudson
15 4 (0.82%) The Grinder
General
1 75 (15.40%) Finance
2 29 (5.95%) Law
3 26 (5.34%) Retail
4 23 (4.72%) Banking
5 10 (2.05%) Advertising
5 10 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.03%) Games
8 2 (0.41%) Legal
8 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 242 (49.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 177 (36.34%) Linux Engineer
3 130 (26.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 126 (25.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 72 (14.78%) Developer
6 65 (13.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 63 (12.94%) Administrator
8 60 (12.32%) Java Developer
9 59 (12.11%) AWS Engineer
10 58 (11.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 55 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
12 54 (11.09%) Linux Administrator
13 42 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
14 39 (8.01%) DevOps Administrator
15 38 (7.80%) Automation Engineer
16 37 (7.60%) Linux DevOps Administrator
17 33 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 32 (6.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 31 (6.37%) Build Engineer
20 29 (5.95%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (14.78%) LAMP
2 65 (13.35%) Node.js
3 60 (12.32%) .NET
4 36 (7.39%) CSS
4 36 (7.39%) HTML
4 36 (7.39%) LAPP Stack
5 33 (6.78%) ActiveMQ
6 31 (6.37%) jQuery
7 30 (6.16%) AngularJS
8 29 (5.95%) J2EE
9 28 (5.75%) Spring
10 26 (5.34%) ELK Stack
10 26 (5.34%) Web Services
11 25 (5.13%) JMS
11 25 (5.13%) Middleware
12 21 (4.31%) Java EE
13 19 (3.90%) Ajax
13 19 (3.90%) Hibernate
13 19 (3.90%) JSP
13 19 (3.90%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.19%) User Experience
2 27 (5.54%) Fintech
3 24 (4.93%) Data Centre
4 23 (4.72%) Clustering
4 23 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.90%) Public Cloud
7 15 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.08%) iPad
8 11 (2.26%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (2.05%) Replication
10 9 (1.85%) Derivative
11 6 (1.23%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.03%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.03%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.03%) Life Science
12 5 (1.03%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.62%) IBM XIV
13 3 (0.62%) Spread Betting
13 3 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 412 (84.60%) Linux
2 126 (25.87%) Windows
3 102 (20.94%) Unix
4 101 (20.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 68 (13.96%) Ubuntu
6 27 (5.54%) CentOS
6 27 (5.54%) Windows Server
7 24 (4.93%) Android
8 19 (3.90%) openSUSE
9 13 (2.67%) Debian
10 9 (1.85%) CoreOS
11 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.21%) Solaris
14 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (73.72%) DevOps
2 223 (45.79%) Continuous Integration
3 187 (38.40%) Configuration Management
4 180 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (15.61%) High Availability
6 74 (15.20%) Scrum
7 67 (13.76%) TDD
8 55 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 50 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
10 49 (10.06%) Mentoring
11 45 (9.24%) Software Engineering
12 43 (8.83%) Open Source
13 42 (8.62%) OO
14 39 (8.01%) DSDM
14 39 (8.01%) RUP
15 35 (7.19%) Software Delivery
16 30 (6.16%) E-Commerce
16 30 (6.16%) Kanban
17 29 (5.95%) MVC
18 28 (5.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 297 (60.99%) Python
2 238 (48.87%) Ruby
3 194 (39.84%) Java
4 184 (37.78%) Bash Shell
5 168 (34.50%) Perl
6 152 (31.21%) PHP
7 61 (12.53%) PowerShell
8 60 (12.32%) Go
9 57 (11.70%) JavaScript
10 49 (10.06%) C#
11 40 (8.21%) C++
12 37 (7.60%) SQL
13 36 (7.39%) Scala
14 30 (6.16%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.23%) F#
16 4 (0.82%) C
17 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.21%) AWK
18 1 (0.21%) Groovy
18 1 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 36 (7.39%) Degree
2 12 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (2.46%) RHCE
3 11 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.05%) CCIE
5 9 (1.85%) CCDE
5 9 (1.85%) CCNP
5 9 (1.85%) CCSP
5 9 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.62%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.62%) CISSP
7 2 (0.41%) CCNA
7 2 (0.41%) GIAC
7 2 (0.41%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (0.41%) MCSE
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.41%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.05%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.85%) ISO 8583
3 6 (1.23%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 162 (33.26%) Docker
2 110 (22.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (8.83%) vSphere
4 35 (7.19%) Xen
5 30 (6.16%) VirtualBox
6 22 (4.52%) XenServer
7 21 (4.31%) Active Directory
8 12 (2.46%) Varnish
9 11 (2.26%) KVM
10 9 (1.85%) HDFS
11 8 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (1.64%) Squid
12 5 (1.03%) LXC
12 5 (1.03%) NFS
13 3 (0.62%) Firmware
13 3 (0.62%) Gluster
13 3 (0.62%) QEMU
14 2 (0.41%) Samba
14 2 (0.41%) vCloud
14 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 448 (91.99%) Puppet
2 433 (88.91%) Opscode Chef
3 384 (78.85%) Ansible
4 53 (10.88%) Nagios
5 51 (10.47%) Kubernetes
6 44 (9.03%) Terraform
7 35 (7.19%) CFEngine
7 35 (7.19%) logstash
8 32 (6.57%) Grafana
9 31 (6.37%) Graphite
10 29 (5.95%) Kibana
11 23 (4.72%) Cobbler
12 22 (4.52%) Cacti
12 22 (4.52%) Opsview
12 22 (4.52%) Tivoli
12 22 (4.52%) ZABBIX
13 18 (3.70%) FortiGate
14 15 (3.08%) Rundeck
15 9 (1.85%) Uchiwa
16 6 (1.23%) Packer
Vendors
1 132 (27.10%) Red Hat
2 124 (25.46%) VMware
3 99 (20.33%) Oracle
4 62 (12.73%) F5
5 50 (10.27%) Google
6 49 (10.06%) Microsoft
7 34 (6.98%) SaltStack
8 33 (6.78%) Rackspace
9 28 (5.75%) IBM
10 25 (5.13%) Fiorano
10 25 (5.13%) Splunk
11 22 (4.52%) EnterpriseDB
12 20 (4.11%) Cisco
13 15 (3.08%) HP
14 11 (2.26%) Dell
14 11 (2.26%) New Relic
15 9 (1.85%) Sitecore
16 8 (1.64%) Adobe
16 8 (1.64%) Symantec
16 8 (1.64%) Terracotta
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £55,000 + 20% bonus + relocation pac
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum £75,000 + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Xcede
Salary: £51000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £500 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life, h/care
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life, h/care
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Apple
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Wipro
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago