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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salt
Rank 655 758 884
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +126
Permanent jobs citing Salt 257 176 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.18% 0.076%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.37% 2.45% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 239 161 71
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 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £75,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +30.43%
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
7637 7182 7169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.30% 7.19% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6281 5765 5771
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 £34,000 £32,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +49 169 £65,000 +13.04% 25
Yorkshire +35 45 £50,000 +17.64% 6
South East +38 18 £53,500 -6.95% 2
East of England +37 9 £46,500 -15.45%
South West -3 8 £67,500 -10.00%
East Midlands - 5 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
North East - 1 £30,000 -
Salt
UK

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 411 (89.93%) Opscode Chef
2 396 (86.65%) Puppet
3 377 (82.49%) Linux
4 357 (78.12%) Ansible
5 324 (70.90%) DevOps
6 274 (59.96%) Python
7 250 (54.70%) Amazon AWS
8 232 (50.77%) Jenkins
9 226 (49.45%) Git (software)
9 226 (49.45%) Continuous Integration
10 225 (49.23%) Ruby
11 187 (40.92%) Bash Shell
12 181 (39.61%) Java
13 180 (39.39%) Configuration Management
14 160 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
15 159 (34.79%) Red Hat
16 153 (33.48%) Perl
17 138 (30.20%) MySQL
18 132 (28.88%) PHP
19 128 (28.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 127 (27.79%) Docker
21 123 (26.91%) VMware
22 121 (26.48%) Windows
23 112 (24.51%) VMware Infrastructure
24 107 (23.41%) Oracle
25 105 (22.98%) PostgreSQL
26 100 (21.88%) Unix
27 94 (20.57%) MongoDB
28 92 (20.13%) Microsoft Azure
29 89 (19.47%) High Availability

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 (16.85%) OpenStack
2 69 (15.10%) Tomcat
3 67 (14.66%) CloudStack
4 58 (12.69%) Node.js
5 56 (12.25%) Apache
5 56 (12.25%) WebLogic
6 48 (10.50%) JBoss
6 48 (10.50%) WebSphere
7 38 (8.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 26 (5.69%) Apache Spark
9 25 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (5.25%) Jetty
11 22 (4.81%) Apache Solr
12 14 (3.06%) nginx
13 13 (2.84%) WordPress
14 11 (2.41%) Drupal
15 8 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 8 (1.75%) Lightstreamer
16 2 (0.44%) IIS
17 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 250 (54.70%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (20.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (8.75%) Amazon S3
4 38 (8.32%) Amazon EC2
5 34 (7.44%) PaaS
6 25 (5.47%) IaaS
7 24 (5.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 22 (4.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 20 (4.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (3.72%) AWS Lambda
11 16 (3.50%) GitHub
12 14 (3.06%) Amazon EMR
12 14 (3.06%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (1.53%) Sumo Logic
14 5 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (1.09%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.88%) Google Compute Engine
16 3 (0.66%) Datadog
16 3 (0.66%) DigitalOcean
16 3 (0.66%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 85 (18.60%) Firewall
2 48 (10.50%) DNS
3 26 (5.69%) HTTP
3 26 (5.69%) SSL
4 25 (5.47%) TCP/IP
5 14 (3.06%) VPN
6 13 (2.84%) Internet
7 12 (2.63%) VoIP
8 11 (2.41%) SAN
9 9 (1.97%) BIG-IP
9 9 (1.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (1.75%) IPsec
11 7 (1.53%) DHCP
12 4 (0.88%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.88%) SSH
13 3 (0.66%) LDAP
13 3 (0.66%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.44%) SMS
14 2 (0.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (30.20%) MySQL
2 105 (22.98%) PostgreSQL
3 94 (20.57%) MongoDB
4 69 (15.10%) SQL Server
5 63 (13.79%) Redis
6 52 (11.38%) Hadoop
7 45 (9.85%) Big Data
8 39 (8.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 31 (6.78%) NoSQL
10 30 (6.56%) Informix
11 25 (5.47%) Amazon RDS
12 23 (5.03%) Couchbase
12 23 (5.03%) Relational Database
13 21 (4.60%) Riak
14 14 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (1.53%) HBase
16 5 (1.09%) GIS
17 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
18 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
18 2 (0.44%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 232 (50.77%) Jenkins
2 226 (49.45%) Git (software)
3 87 (19.04%) Subversion
4 65 (14.22%) TeamCity
5 45 (9.85%) Vagrant
6 44 (9.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 39 (8.53%) JIRA
8 25 (5.47%) Maven
9 17 (3.72%) Gradle
10 13 (2.84%) Bitbucket
10 13 (2.84%) JUnit
10 13 (2.84%) Log4j
10 13 (2.84%) Selenium
10 13 (2.84%) TestNG
11 10 (2.19%) Travis CI
12 9 (1.97%) Hudson
13 8 (1.75%) Grunt
13 8 (1.75%) RSpec
14 5 (1.09%) Bazaar
14 5 (1.09%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (12.69%) Finance
2 34 (7.44%) Retail
3 23 (5.03%) Banking
4 19 (4.16%) Law
5 10 (2.19%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.31%) Marketing
7 4 (0.88%) Advertising
7 4 (0.88%) Games
8 3 (0.66%) Back Office
8 3 (0.66%) Front Office
9 2 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 236 (51.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 189 (41.36%) Linux Engineer
3 149 (32.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 145 (31.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 74 (16.19%) AWS Engineer
6 68 (14.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 63 (13.79%) Developer
8 56 (12.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 55 (12.04%) Systems Administrator
10 54 (11.82%) Administrator
11 49 (10.72%) Java Developer
11 49 (10.72%) Systems Engineer
12 48 (10.50%) Linux Administrator
13 47 (10.28%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 39 (8.53%) DevOps Administrator
15 38 (8.32%) DevOps Systems Engineer
16 37 (8.10%) Linux DevOps Administrator
17 35 (7.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 32 (7.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
19 30 (6.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (15.10%) .NET
2 67 (14.66%) LAMP
3 35 (7.66%) ActiveMQ
4 30 (6.56%) AngularJS
5 29 (6.35%) LAPP Stack
6 27 (5.91%) ELK Stack
7 24 (5.25%) RabbitMQ
8 21 (4.60%) CSS
8 21 (4.60%) HTML
8 21 (4.60%) jQuery
8 21 (4.60%) Web Services
9 20 (4.38%) Lucene
9 20 (4.38%) React
9 20 (4.38%) Spring
10 19 (4.16%) JMS
10 19 (4.16%) Middleware
11 18 (3.94%) J2EE
12 15 (3.28%) RESTful
13 14 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (2.84%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.78%) Clustering
2 27 (5.91%) Data Centre
2 27 (5.91%) User Experience
3 23 (5.03%) Fintech
4 22 (4.81%) Public Cloud
5 18 (3.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 16 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.84%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.63%) iPad
10 10 (2.19%) Replication
11 7 (1.53%) Derivative
12 5 (1.09%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.09%) Minimum Viable Product
13 4 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.66%) IBM XIV
14 3 (0.66%) Online Games
14 3 (0.66%) Spread Betting
15 2 (0.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 377 (82.49%) Linux
2 128 (28.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 121 (26.48%) Windows
4 100 (21.88%) Unix
5 53 (11.60%) Ubuntu
6 30 (6.56%) CentOS
7 21 (4.60%) Android
8 20 (4.38%) Debian
9 18 (3.94%) Windows Server
10 13 (2.84%) openSUSE
11 8 (1.75%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.75%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.44%) SUSE
13 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (70.90%) DevOps
2 226 (49.45%) Continuous Integration
3 180 (39.39%) Configuration Management
4 160 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (19.47%) High Availability
6 77 (16.85%) Scrum
7 65 (14.22%) TDD
8 63 (13.79%) Mentoring
9 60 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
10 53 (11.60%) Continuous Delivery
11 48 (10.50%) DSDM
11 48 (10.50%) RUP
12 37 (8.10%) Open Source
13 35 (7.66%) Software Delivery
13 35 (7.66%) Software Engineering
14 34 (7.44%) OO
15 30 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (6.56%) Kanban
16 29 (6.35%) ITIL
16 29 (6.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 274 (59.96%) Python
2 225 (49.23%) Ruby
3 187 (40.92%) Bash Shell
4 181 (39.61%) Java
5 153 (33.48%) Perl
6 132 (28.88%) PHP
7 56 (12.25%) Go
8 51 (11.16%) JavaScript
9 44 (9.63%) C#
10 38 (8.32%) Shell Script
11 35 (7.66%) SQL
12 30 (6.56%) PowerShell
13 28 (6.13%) C++
13 28 (6.13%) Scala
14 3 (0.66%) Lua
15 2 (0.44%) Groovy
16 1 (0.22%) AWK
16 1 (0.22%) C
16 1 (0.22%) Clojure
16 1 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (5.03%) Degree
2 18 (3.94%) CCDE
2 18 (3.94%) CCIE
2 18 (3.94%) CCNP
2 18 (3.94%) CCSP
2 18 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.97%) RHCE
5 3 (0.66%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.84%) QA
2 11 (2.41%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.97%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 127 (27.79%) Docker
2 112 (24.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (10.72%) Xen
4 46 (10.07%) vSphere
5 30 (6.56%) VirtualBox
6 28 (6.13%) XenServer
7 20 (4.38%) KVM
8 11 (2.41%) Active Directory
8 11 (2.41%) Varnish
9 9 (1.97%) Squid
10 8 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (1.31%) HDFS
11 6 (1.31%) NFS
12 3 (0.66%) iptables
12 3 (0.66%) vCloud
13 2 (0.44%) Samba
13 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.22%) Gluster
14 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
14 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 411 (89.93%) Opscode Chef
2 396 (86.65%) Puppet
3 357 (78.12%) Ansible
4 79 (17.29%) Nagios
5 50 (10.94%) Graphite
6 47 (10.28%) Terraform
7 44 (9.63%) Grafana
8 43 (9.41%) Cacti
9 42 (9.19%) Opsview
10 36 (7.88%) CFEngine
11 34 (7.44%) Cobbler
11 34 (7.44%) logstash
12 31 (6.78%) Kibana
12 31 (6.78%) Kubernetes
13 28 (6.13%) Tivoli
14 27 (5.91%) FortiGate
15 18 (3.94%) ZABBIX
16 9 (1.97%) Munin
16 9 (1.97%) OpenNMS
16 9 (1.97%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 159 (34.79%) Red Hat
2 123 (26.91%) VMware
3 107 (23.41%) Oracle
4 77 (16.85%) F5
5 64 (14.00%) Microsoft
6 35 (7.66%) Google
7 34 (7.44%) Cisco
8 28 (6.13%) EnterpriseDB
9 26 (5.69%) SaltStack
10 25 (5.47%) Rackspace
11 23 (5.03%) IBM
12 19 (4.16%) Fiorano
12 19 (4.16%) Splunk
13 18 (3.94%) Symantec
14 15 (3.28%) New Relic
15 14 (3.06%) Juniper
16 13 (2.84%) HP
17 12 (2.63%) Dell
18 10 (2.19%) Akamai
19 9 (1.97%) Sitecore
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits.
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + a 10% - 15% bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Bonus (26%), Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: bonus, full benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
William Hill
Salary: Competitive + Holiday + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago