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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salt
UK / England
Rank 642 720 802
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +82
Permanent jobs citing Salt 182 193 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.73% 2.51% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 162 165 117
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
6669 7698 7464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.48% 8.07% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 6282 6007
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +106 112 £62,500 +4.16% 11
South East +67 25 £45,000 -14.28% 4
North West - 16 £51,250 - 3
South West +19 14 £62,500 -10.71% 2
East of England - 8 £48,500 - 4
Yorkshire -50 6 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Salt
UK

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 403 (95.72%) Puppet
2 390 (92.64%) Ansible
3 357 (84.80%) Opscode Chef
4 301 (71.50%) Linux
5 273 (64.85%) Python
6 248 (58.91%) DevOps
7 247 (58.67%) Amazon AWS
8 174 (41.33%) Bash Shell
9 165 (39.19%) Java
10 155 (36.82%) Continuous Integration
11 152 (36.10%) Perl
12 151 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
13 138 (32.78%) MySQL
14 126 (29.93%) Scrum
15 123 (29.22%) Configuration Management
16 121 (28.74%) Git (software)
17 114 (27.08%) OpenStack
18 109 (25.89%) Oracle
19 108 (25.65%) TCP/IP
20 107 (25.42%) Jenkins
21 100 (23.75%) NoSQL
22 98 (23.28%) Big Data
23 96 (22.80%) CentOS
24 95 (22.57%) Microsoft Azure
25 92 (21.85%) Hadoop
26 91 (21.62%) Ruby
27 90 (21.38%) WebSphere
28 89 (21.14%) Banking
28 89 (21.14%) Redis
29 88 (20.90%) Elastic Stack

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
1 114 (27.08%) OpenStack
2 90 (21.38%) WebSphere
3 88 (20.90%) JBoss
4 87 (20.67%) Elasticsearch
4 87 (20.67%) WebLogic
5 77 (18.29%) Tomcat
6 73 (17.34%) Apache Spark
7 72 (17.10%) Jetty
8 70 (16.63%) Apache Solr
9 34 (8.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 24 (5.70%) Apache
11 23 (5.46%) CloudStack
12 15 (3.56%) nginx
13 10 (2.38%) lighttpd
14 9 (2.14%) IIS
15 5 (1.19%) Apache Pig
15 5 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.95%) Confluence
17 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
17 1 (0.24%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 247 (58.67%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (22.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.75%) SaaS
4 17 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (2.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (2.61%) IaaS
7 10 (2.38%) GitHub
7 10 (2.38%) IBM Cloud
7 10 (2.38%) SoftLayer
8 6 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.95%) Loggly
9 4 (0.95%) Sumo Logic
10 3 (0.71%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.71%) Slack
11 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.48%) Datadog
11 2 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
11 2 (0.48%) G Suite
11 2 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 108 (25.65%) TCP/IP
2 62 (14.73%) Firewall
3 34 (8.08%) DNS
4 21 (4.99%) Intrusion Detection
5 20 (4.75%) SNMP
6 19 (4.51%) SSL
7 16 (3.80%) DHCP
7 16 (3.80%) LDAP
8 14 (3.33%) SMTP
9 11 (2.61%) LAN
9 11 (2.61%) SSH
9 11 (2.61%) VLAN
10 10 (2.38%) WAN
11 9 (2.14%) HTTP
12 8 (1.90%) NAS
12 8 (1.90%) SAN
13 7 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (1.66%) Network Security
14 6 (1.43%) BGP
14 6 (1.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (32.78%) MySQL
2 100 (23.75%) NoSQL
3 98 (23.28%) Big Data
4 92 (21.85%) Hadoop
5 89 (21.14%) Redis
6 87 (20.67%) MongoDB
6 87 (20.67%) PostgreSQL
6 87 (20.67%) SQL Server
7 85 (20.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 76 (18.05%) Riak
9 72 (17.10%) Couchbase
10 15 (3.56%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.19%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.48%) BigQuery
13 2 (0.48%) HBase
13 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.24%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 121 (28.74%) Git (software)
2 107 (25.42%) Jenkins
3 52 (12.35%) Subversion
4 45 (10.69%) Vagrant
5 39 (9.26%) Maven
6 24 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (5.70%) TeamCity
7 21 (4.99%) Ant
8 17 (4.04%) JIRA
9 14 (3.33%) Gradle
10 8 (1.90%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.90%) Selenium
11 7 (1.66%) Apache Ivy
11 7 (1.66%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.43%) Grunt
12 6 (1.43%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.19%) Artifactory
13 5 (1.19%) git-flow
13 5 (1.19%) RSpec
13 5 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (21.14%) Banking
2 68 (16.15%) Retail
3 26 (6.18%) Finance
4 12 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.38%) Advertising
5 10 (2.38%) Games
6 9 (2.14%) Marketing
7 4 (0.95%) French Language
7 4 (0.95%) German Language
7 4 (0.95%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.48%) Electronics
8 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 139 (33.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 86 (20.43%) Developer
3 73 (17.34%) Administrator
3 73 (17.34%) Systems Administrator
4 63 (14.96%) Linux Engineer
5 54 (12.83%) DevOps Administrator
5 54 (12.83%) Java Developer
5 54 (12.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 43 (10.21%) Senior Developer
7 37 (8.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 33 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
9 29 (6.89%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (5.94%) Automation Engineer
11 22 (5.23%) Release Engineer
12 21 (4.99%) NOC Engineer
12 21 (4.99%) Software Developer
13 20 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
13 20 (4.75%) Senior Software Developer
14 16 (3.80%) AWS DevOps
15 14 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (20.90%) Elastic Stack
2 79 (18.76%) AngularJS
3 74 (17.58%) React
4 70 (16.63%) Lucene
5 47 (11.16%) LAMP
6 42 (9.98%) Node.js
7 41 (9.74%) Web Services
8 31 (7.36%) .NET
9 22 (5.23%) Spring
10 12 (2.85%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (2.61%) ASP.NET
11 11 (2.61%) CSS
11 11 (2.61%) HTML
11 11 (2.61%) Sensu
12 8 (1.90%) jQuery
12 8 (1.90%) REST
12 8 (1.90%) SOAP
13 7 (1.66%) Kafka
14 6 (1.43%) Django
14 6 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.88%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.70%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.61%) Fintech
6 10 (2.38%) Replication
7 9 (2.14%) User Experience
8 8 (1.90%) Streaming Media
9 7 (1.66%) Derivative
9 7 (1.66%) Life Science
9 7 (1.66%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.43%) PKI
10 6 (1.43%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.95%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.95%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 301 (71.50%) Linux
2 96 (22.80%) CentOS
3 73 (17.34%) Windows
4 68 (16.15%) Ubuntu
5 58 (13.78%) Android
5 58 (13.78%) Apple iOS
6 51 (12.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (10.93%) Unix
8 38 (9.03%) Debian
9 10 (2.38%) Solaris
10 6 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (1.19%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.95%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.95%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.48%) Fedora
13 2 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (58.91%) DevOps
2 155 (36.82%) Continuous Integration
3 151 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (29.93%) Scrum
5 123 (29.22%) Configuration Management
6 87 (20.67%) DSDM
6 87 (20.67%) RUP
7 86 (20.43%) Kanban
8 80 (19.00%) Mentoring
8 80 (19.00%) TDD
9 78 (18.53%) Multithreading
10 76 (18.05%) Coaching
10 76 (18.05%) OO
11 74 (17.58%) Web Development
12 72 (17.10%) Concurrent Programming
12 72 (17.10%) UML
13 66 (15.68%) Open Source
13 66 (15.68%) Software Delivery
14 54 (12.83%) High Availability
15 52 (12.35%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 273 (64.85%) Python
2 174 (41.33%) Bash Shell
3 165 (39.19%) Java
4 152 (36.10%) Perl
5 91 (21.62%) Ruby
6 70 (16.63%) Go
7 56 (13.30%) C#
8 49 (11.64%) PHP
9 33 (7.84%) SQL
10 26 (6.18%) Shell Script
11 24 (5.70%) PowerShell
12 23 (5.46%) JavaScript
13 11 (2.61%) C++
14 10 (2.38%) Groovy
15 7 (1.66%) Scala
16 5 (1.19%) C
16 5 (1.19%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.48%) AWK
17 2 (0.48%) sed
18 1 (0.24%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 32 (7.60%) Degree
2 11 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.19%) CCNA
4 5 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.19%) CISSP
4 5 (1.19%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (1.19%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.19%) GIAC
4 5 (1.19%) Linux+ Certification
4 5 (1.19%) MCSE
4 5 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (1.19%) SANS
4 5 (1.19%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (1.19%) SSCP
5 1 (0.24%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.66%) QA
1 7 (1.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) GCP
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (18.53%) Docker
2 68 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (12.35%) Xen
4 27 (6.41%) QEMU
5 22 (5.23%) vSphere
6 15 (3.56%) XenServer
7 9 (2.14%) Active Directory
7 9 (2.14%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.14%) OpenSSH
7 9 (2.14%) vCloud
8 8 (1.90%) NFS
9 7 (1.66%) KVM
9 7 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.66%) VirtualBox
10 6 (1.43%) LXC
11 3 (0.71%) iptables
12 2 (0.48%) HDFS
13 1 (0.24%) etcd
13 1 (0.24%) Gluster
13 1 (0.24%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 403 (95.72%) Puppet
2 390 (92.64%) Ansible
3 357 (84.80%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (19.48%) logstash
5 81 (19.24%) Kibana
6 47 (11.16%) Nagios
7 34 (8.08%) Terraform
7 34 (8.08%) ZABBIX
8 33 (7.84%) Kubernetes
9 24 (5.70%) Mesos
10 15 (3.56%) CFEngine
10 15 (3.56%) Cobbler
10 15 (3.56%) Tivoli
11 14 (3.33%) Graphite
12 11 (2.61%) HAProxy
12 11 (2.61%) Nmap
13 5 (1.19%) rkt
13 5 (1.19%) Rundeck
14 4 (0.95%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 109 (25.89%) Oracle
2 74 (17.58%) VMware
3 63 (14.96%) SaltStack
4 44 (10.45%) Red Hat
5 27 (6.41%) Microsoft
6 20 (4.75%) Splunk
7 18 (4.28%) Google
7 18 (4.28%) Rackspace
8 16 (3.80%) Cisco
9 15 (3.56%) EnterpriseDB
10 12 (2.85%) AppDynamics
11 10 (2.38%) F5
11 10 (2.38%) HP
12 9 (2.14%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.66%) NetApp
13 7 (1.66%) New Relic
14 6 (1.43%) Riverbed
15 2 (0.48%) hybris
15 2 (0.48%) SAP
15 2 (0.48%) Talend
Maidenhead, Berkshire
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TIG limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Cloudstream
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: benefits, bonus and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Morson International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £55000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Home based with travel to Nottingham
Northgate Public Services
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Flexitime
Posted: 13 days ago