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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salt
UK / England
Rank 600 715 804
Rank change year-on-year
+115 +89
Permanent jobs citing Salt 217 184 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.24% 2.48% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 206 158 116
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 £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
6697 7417 7293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.47% 7.95% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5534 6095 5906
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +138 145 £65,000 +4.00% 12
South West +23 21 £65,000 -16.12%
North West - 19 £52,500 - 1
South East +67 14 £58,750 +11.90% 4
Yorkshire -45 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England +28 6 £48,500 - 1
East Midlands +6 3 £60,000 +14.28%
West Midlands - 2 £33,750 -
Salt
UK

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 396 (95.42%) Puppet
2 375 (90.36%) Ansible
3 335 (80.72%) Opscode Chef
4 310 (74.70%) Linux
5 253 (60.96%) DevOps
6 250 (60.24%) Python
7 235 (56.63%) Amazon AWS
8 152 (36.63%) Bash Shell
8 152 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
9 144 (34.70%) Agile Software Development
10 142 (34.22%) Java
11 135 (32.53%) MySQL
11 135 (32.53%) Configuration Management
12 123 (29.64%) Git (software)
13 121 (29.16%) Scrum
14 120 (28.92%) Perl
15 110 (26.51%) Jenkins
16 108 (26.02%) TCP/IP
17 105 (25.30%) OpenStack
18 91 (21.93%) Ruby
19 89 (21.45%) CentOS
20 88 (21.20%) Oracle
20 88 (21.20%) Microsoft Azure
21 84 (20.24%) Windows
22 83 (20.00%) Ubuntu
23 82 (19.76%) Big Data
24 80 (19.28%) Hadoop
25 77 (18.55%) VMware
26 74 (17.83%) WebSphere
27 73 (17.59%) PostgreSQL

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
1 105 (25.30%) OpenStack
2 74 (17.83%) WebSphere
3 72 (17.35%) JBoss
3 72 (17.35%) WebLogic
4 70 (16.87%) Elasticsearch
5 61 (14.70%) Tomcat
6 60 (14.46%) Apache Spark
7 55 (13.25%) Jetty
8 54 (13.01%) Apache Solr
9 34 (8.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 30 (7.23%) CloudStack
11 26 (6.27%) Apache
12 17 (4.10%) nginx
13 13 (3.13%) IIS
14 10 (2.41%) lighttpd
15 8 (1.93%) Apache Pig
16 3 (0.72%) Confluence
17 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
17 1 (0.24%) CMS
17 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 235 (56.63%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (21.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (3.37%) SaaS
5 13 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (2.41%) IBM Cloud
6 10 (2.41%) SoftLayer
7 9 (2.17%) GitHub
8 8 (1.93%) IaaS
9 5 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.72%) PaaS
11 3 (0.72%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.48%) Slack
13 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.24%) Datadog
13 1 (0.24%) Heroku
13 1 (0.24%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 108 (26.02%) TCP/IP
2 66 (15.90%) Firewall
3 31 (7.47%) DNS
4 24 (5.78%) SSL
5 20 (4.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 19 (4.58%) SNMP
7 14 (3.37%) HTTP
8 13 (3.13%) LDAP
8 13 (3.13%) SSH
9 11 (2.65%) DHCP
10 9 (2.17%) LAN
10 9 (2.17%) VLAN
11 8 (1.93%) BGP
11 8 (1.93%) SMTP
12 7 (1.69%) Internet
12 7 (1.69%) Network Security
12 7 (1.69%) WAN
13 6 (1.45%) HSRP
14 4 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (0.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (32.53%) MySQL
2 82 (19.76%) Big Data
3 80 (19.28%) Hadoop
4 73 (17.59%) PostgreSQL
4 73 (17.59%) Redis
5 72 (17.35%) NoSQL
6 69 (16.63%) SQL Server
7 68 (16.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 68 (16.39%) MongoDB
8 57 (13.73%) Riak
9 55 (13.25%) Couchbase
10 11 (2.65%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.93%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.72%) HBase
13 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.48%) TokuMX
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.24%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 123 (29.64%) Git (software)
2 110 (26.51%) Jenkins
3 50 (12.05%) Subversion
4 42 (10.12%) Vagrant
5 28 (6.75%) TeamCity
6 26 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (5.30%) Maven
8 18 (4.34%) JIRA
9 10 (2.41%) Ant
9 10 (2.41%) Selenium
10 9 (2.17%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.17%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.93%) Gradle
12 7 (1.69%) CodeSonar
12 7 (1.69%) git-flow
12 7 (1.69%) Robot Framework
13 6 (1.45%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.45%) RSpec
14 5 (1.20%) Grunt
14 5 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (17.35%) Banking
2 51 (12.29%) Retail
3 24 (5.78%) Finance
4 11 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.41%) Advertising
6 8 (1.93%) Games
7 6 (1.45%) Marketing
8 4 (0.96%) French Language
8 4 (0.96%) German Language
8 4 (0.96%) Law
8 4 (0.96%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.48%) Electronics
9 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 139 (33.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 81 (19.52%) Administrator
3 74 (17.83%) Developer
3 74 (17.83%) Systems Administrator
4 66 (15.90%) Linux Engineer
5 58 (13.98%) DevOps Administrator
6 53 (12.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 44 (10.60%) Java Developer
8 40 (9.64%) Cloud Engineer
9 38 (9.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 33 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
11 32 (7.71%) Senior Developer
12 29 (6.99%) Automation Engineer
13 24 (5.78%) Linux Administrator
14 20 (4.82%) Software Developer
15 19 (4.58%) NOC Engineer
16 18 (4.34%) AWS DevOps
17 17 (4.10%) Cloud Automation Engineer
18 16 (3.86%) AWS Engineer
18 16 (3.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (16.87%) ELK Stack
2 59 (14.22%) AngularJS
3 56 (13.49%) LAMP
3 56 (13.49%) React
4 53 (12.77%) Lucene
5 43 (10.36%) Node.js
6 34 (8.19%) Web Services
7 33 (7.95%) .NET
8 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.89%) Sensu
10 11 (2.65%) Spring
11 10 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (2.41%) REST
12 9 (2.17%) CSS
12 9 (2.17%) Django
12 9 (2.17%) HTML
12 9 (2.17%) SOAP
13 8 (1.93%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (1.69%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.81%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.78%) User Experience
4 22 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 20 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (4.34%) Fintech
7 15 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (2.65%) Physics
9 10 (2.41%) Life Science
10 8 (1.93%) Streaming Media
11 7 (1.69%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.45%) Replication
13 5 (1.20%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.20%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.96%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.96%) Statistics
15 3 (0.72%) Derivative
15 3 (0.72%) Hedge funds
16 2 (0.48%) Driving Licence
16 2 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 310 (74.70%) Linux
2 89 (21.45%) CentOS
3 84 (20.24%) Windows
4 83 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 45 (10.84%) Android
5 45 (10.84%) Apple iOS
6 40 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (9.64%) Unix
7 39 (9.40%) Debian
8 10 (2.41%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.20%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.96%) Solaris
12 3 (0.72%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (60.96%) DevOps
2 152 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
3 144 (34.70%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (32.53%) Configuration Management
5 121 (29.16%) Scrum
6 71 (17.11%) DSDM
6 71 (17.11%) Kanban
6 71 (17.11%) RUP
7 66 (15.90%) Multithreading
8 65 (15.66%) Open Source
8 65 (15.66%) TDD
9 63 (15.18%) Mentoring
10 62 (14.94%) OO
11 59 (14.22%) Coaching
12 58 (13.98%) High Availability
13 56 (13.49%) Web Development
14 55 (13.25%) Concurrent Programming
14 55 (13.25%) UML
15 51 (12.29%) Software Delivery
16 41 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 250 (60.24%) Python
2 152 (36.63%) Bash Shell
3 142 (34.22%) Java
4 120 (28.92%) Perl
5 91 (21.93%) Ruby
6 58 (13.98%) Go
7 51 (12.29%) PHP
8 48 (11.57%) C#
9 34 (8.19%) PowerShell
10 33 (7.95%) SQL
11 21 (5.06%) Shell Script
12 17 (4.10%) JavaScript
13 16 (3.86%) C++
14 12 (2.89%) Groovy
15 9 (2.17%) C
16 8 (1.93%) Scala
17 7 (1.69%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.48%) Erlang
18 2 (0.48%) F#
19 1 (0.24%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 33 (7.95%) Degree
2 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.69%) CCNA
3 7 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.69%) CISSP
3 7 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 7 (1.69%) GIAC
3 7 (1.69%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (1.69%) MCSE
3 7 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (1.69%) SANS
3 7 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (1.69%) SSCP
4 1 (0.24%) CCA
4 1 (0.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.69%) SLA
2 6 (1.45%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (17.35%) Docker
2 70 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (12.53%) Xen
4 28 (6.75%) QEMU
5 24 (5.78%) vSphere
6 17 (4.10%) XenServer
7 10 (2.41%) vCloud
8 9 (2.17%) OpenSSH
9 8 (1.93%) Active Directory
9 8 (1.93%) LXC
9 8 (1.93%) VirtualBox
10 6 (1.45%) NFS
11 5 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.96%) HDFS
12 4 (0.96%) KVM
13 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.48%) Gluster
15 1 (0.24%) Postfix
15 1 (0.24%) qmail
15 1 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 396 (95.42%) Puppet
2 375 (90.36%) Ansible
3 335 (80.72%) Opscode Chef
4 67 (16.14%) logstash
5 64 (15.42%) Kibana
6 46 (11.08%) Nagios
7 34 (8.19%) Kubernetes
8 32 (7.71%) Terraform
8 32 (7.71%) ZABBIX
9 25 (6.02%) Mesos
10 22 (5.30%) CFEngine
11 17 (4.10%) Cobbler
11 17 (4.10%) Graphite
11 17 (4.10%) Tivoli
12 12 (2.89%) HAProxy
13 11 (2.65%) Nmap
14 8 (1.93%) Rundeck
15 6 (1.45%) rkt
16 4 (0.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
17 3 (0.72%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 88 (21.20%) Oracle
2 77 (18.55%) VMware
3 58 (13.98%) SaltStack
4 51 (12.29%) Red Hat
5 30 (7.23%) Microsoft
6 23 (5.54%) Splunk
7 22 (5.30%) Google
8 19 (4.58%) Rackspace
9 17 (4.10%) EnterpriseDB
10 16 (3.86%) F5
11 12 (2.89%) AppDynamics
11 12 (2.89%) Cisco
12 8 (1.93%) Riverbed
13 7 (1.69%) HP
13 7 (1.69%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.45%) New Relic
15 4 (0.96%) NetApp
16 2 (0.48%) hybris
16 2 (0.48%) SAP
17 1 (0.24%) RightScale
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cloudstream
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Great Abington, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-52,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45 - £60 per annum, Benefits: BONUS
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago