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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salt
Rank 704 788 860
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +72
Permanent jobs citing Salt 203 155 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.60% 2.00% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 179 142 103
Median salary £60,000 £63,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +23.80%
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
7797 7769 7793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.51% 7.58% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6405 6340 6237
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +109 138 £62,500 +4.16% 15
Yorkshire +15 21 £42,500 -29.16% 4
South East +32 17 £57,500 -14.81%
South West +9 15 £62,500 -10.71% 1
East Midlands +14 6 £54,500 +28.23%
East of England +28 3 £76,808 +18.16%
North East - 3 £45,000 - 1
Salt
UK

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 437 (95.41%) Puppet
2 401 (87.55%) Linux
3 394 (86.03%) Opscode Chef
4 367 (80.13%) Ansible
5 356 (77.73%) DevOps
6 281 (61.35%) Python
7 254 (55.46%) Amazon AWS
8 227 (49.56%) Ruby
9 222 (48.47%) Continuous Integration
10 215 (46.94%) Jenkins
11 186 (40.61%) Configuration Management
12 181 (39.52%) Java
13 174 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
13 174 (37.99%) Git (software)
14 170 (37.12%) Bash Shell
15 160 (34.93%) Perl
16 154 (33.62%) MySQL
17 144 (31.44%) PHP
17 144 (31.44%) Docker
18 119 (25.98%) Red Hat
19 118 (25.76%) VMware
20 116 (25.33%) Windows
21 102 (22.27%) VMware Infrastructure
22 97 (21.18%) Unix
23 91 (19.87%) Oracle
24 89 (19.43%) PostgreSQL
25 87 (19.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 84 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
27 82 (17.90%) Subversion
28 79 (17.25%) OpenStack

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 79 (17.25%) OpenStack
2 67 (14.63%) Apache
3 63 (13.76%) Tomcat
4 45 (9.83%) CloudStack
4 45 (9.83%) WebLogic
5 37 (8.08%) JBoss
5 37 (8.08%) WebSphere
6 35 (7.64%) Apache Spark
7 34 (7.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 24 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (4.37%) Apache Solr
10 18 (3.93%) WordPress
11 17 (3.71%) Jetty
11 17 (3.71%) nginx
12 14 (3.06%) Drupal
13 13 (2.84%) IIS
14 8 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (1.75%) Lightstreamer
15 5 (1.09%) Apache Pig
16 3 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 254 (55.46%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (11.79%) PaaS
4 42 (9.17%) IaaS
5 35 (7.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (4.80%) GitHub
7 19 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (3.93%) Amazon S3
9 17 (3.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 16 (3.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 14 (3.06%) OpenShift
12 10 (2.18%) Sumo Logic
13 9 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (1.75%) SaaS
15 7 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.87%) DigitalOcean
16 4 (0.87%) Google Compute Engine
17 2 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 2 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.66%) Firewall
2 30 (6.55%) DNS
3 25 (5.46%) HTTP
4 24 (5.24%) SSL
4 24 (5.24%) TCP/IP
5 20 (4.37%) Internet
6 10 (2.18%) VPN
7 9 (1.97%) BIG-IP
7 9 (1.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (1.97%) SAN
8 5 (1.09%) VoIP
9 4 (0.87%) BGP
9 4 (0.87%) LDAP
9 4 (0.87%) SSH
10 3 (0.66%) DHCP
10 3 (0.66%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.66%) IPsec
10 3 (0.66%) LAN
11 1 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (33.62%) MySQL
2 89 (19.43%) PostgreSQL
3 68 (14.85%) MongoDB
4 63 (13.76%) SQL Server
5 52 (11.35%) Redis
6 42 (9.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 41 (8.95%) Hadoop
8 31 (6.77%) Big Data
9 27 (5.90%) Relational Database
10 21 (4.59%) NoSQL
11 18 (3.93%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (3.71%) Couchbase
12 17 (3.71%) Riak
13 12 (2.62%) Informix
14 10 (2.18%) HBase
15 5 (1.09%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.09%) Data Mining
16 3 (0.66%) TokuMX
17 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
17 2 (0.44%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 215 (46.94%) Jenkins
2 174 (37.99%) Git (software)
3 82 (17.90%) Subversion
4 50 (10.92%) TeamCity
4 50 (10.92%) Vagrant
5 38 (8.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 35 (7.64%) JIRA
7 27 (5.90%) Maven
8 20 (4.37%) Bitbucket
8 20 (4.37%) Selenium
9 17 (3.71%) Gradle
9 17 (3.71%) JUnit
9 17 (3.71%) Log4j
9 17 (3.71%) TestNG
10 13 (2.84%) Grunt
11 11 (2.40%) Travis CI
12 10 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.18%) RSpec
13 7 (1.53%) Hudson
14 4 (0.87%) NeoLoad
General
1 70 (15.28%) Finance
2 27 (5.90%) Law
3 26 (5.68%) Banking
4 24 (5.24%) Retail
5 11 (2.40%) Advertising
6 10 (2.18%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.31%) Games
7 6 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.66%) Marketing
9 2 (0.44%) French Language
9 2 (0.44%) German Language
9 2 (0.44%) Legal
9 2 (0.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 225 (49.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 158 (34.50%) Linux Engineer
3 115 (25.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 110 (24.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 64 (13.97%) Administrator
6 63 (13.76%) Developer
7 61 (13.32%) Cloud Engineer
8 55 (12.01%) Linux Administrator
9 52 (11.35%) Java Developer
10 51 (11.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 49 (10.70%) Systems Administrator
12 46 (10.04%) AWS Engineer
13 38 (8.30%) DevOps Administrator
14 37 (8.08%) Linux DevOps Administrator
15 36 (7.86%) Automation Engineer
15 36 (7.86%) Build Engineer
15 36 (7.86%) Systems Engineer
16 28 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 26 (5.68%) Java Engineer
18 25 (5.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (15.07%) LAMP
2 50 (10.92%) Node.js
3 40 (8.73%) .NET
4 36 (7.86%) LAPP Stack
5 35 (7.64%) CSS
5 35 (7.64%) HTML
6 30 (6.55%) AngularJS
6 30 (6.55%) jQuery
7 28 (6.11%) ActiveMQ
7 28 (6.11%) ELK Stack
8 27 (5.90%) Web Services
9 26 (5.68%) J2EE
10 25 (5.46%) JMS
10 25 (5.46%) Middleware
11 24 (5.24%) Spring
12 20 (4.37%) Java EE
13 18 (3.93%) CSS3
13 18 (3.93%) HTML5
14 17 (3.71%) Ajax
14 17 (3.71%) React
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.83%) User Experience
2 34 (7.42%) Fintech
3 26 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 25 (5.46%) Data Centre
5 20 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.37%) Clustering
6 18 (3.93%) Public Cloud
7 17 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.40%) iPad
8 11 (2.40%) Replication
9 9 (1.97%) Derivative
9 9 (1.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.31%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.31%) Life Science
11 5 (1.09%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.09%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.66%) IBM XIV
12 3 (0.66%) Spread Betting
12 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 401 (87.55%) Linux
2 116 (25.33%) Windows
3 97 (21.18%) Unix
4 87 (19.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 75 (16.38%) Ubuntu
6 29 (6.33%) Windows Server
7 25 (5.46%) CentOS
8 24 (5.24%) Android
9 17 (3.71%) openSUSE
10 10 (2.18%) CoreOS
11 9 (1.97%) Debian
12 7 (1.53%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (77.73%) DevOps
2 222 (48.47%) Continuous Integration
3 186 (40.61%) Configuration Management
4 174 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (14.63%) Scrum
6 66 (14.41%) High Availability
7 62 (13.54%) TDD
8 45 (9.83%) Performance Tuning
9 44 (9.61%) Open Source
10 43 (9.39%) OO
11 41 (8.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 36 (7.86%) DSDM
12 36 (7.86%) RUP
13 34 (7.42%) Software Engineering
14 33 (7.21%) Software Delivery
15 32 (6.99%) E-Commerce
16 31 (6.77%) Kanban
17 30 (6.55%) SDLC
18 28 (6.11%) ITIL
19 27 (5.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 281 (61.35%) Python
2 227 (49.56%) Ruby
3 181 (39.52%) Java
4 170 (37.12%) Bash Shell
5 160 (34.93%) Perl
6 144 (31.44%) PHP
7 61 (13.32%) PowerShell
8 47 (10.26%) Go
9 43 (9.39%) C++
10 38 (8.30%) C#
11 36 (7.86%) JavaScript
12 34 (7.42%) SQL
13 27 (5.90%) Scala
14 25 (5.46%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.31%) C
15 6 (1.31%) F#
16 3 (0.66%) Groovy
16 3 (0.66%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.22%) AWK
17 1 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 25 (5.46%) Degree
2 12 (2.62%) RHCE
3 11 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.31%) CCIE
7 5 (1.09%) CCDE
7 5 (1.09%) CCNP
7 5 (1.09%) CCSP
7 5 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.87%) CISSP
9 3 (0.66%) CCNA
9 3 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.66%) GIAC
9 3 (0.66%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (0.66%) MCSE
9 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.66%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (0.66%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.62%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.97%) ISO 8583
3 5 (1.09%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 144 (31.44%) Docker
2 102 (22.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (8.30%) vSphere
4 29 (6.33%) Xen
5 27 (5.90%) VirtualBox
6 21 (4.59%) Active Directory
7 20 (4.37%) XenServer
8 13 (2.84%) Varnish
9 11 (2.40%) HDFS
10 8 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (1.75%) Squid
11 7 (1.53%) KVM
12 5 (1.09%) LXC
13 4 (0.87%) QEMU
14 3 (0.66%) Firmware
14 3 (0.66%) Gluster
14 3 (0.66%) NFS
15 2 (0.44%) Samba
15 2 (0.44%) vCloud
15 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 437 (95.41%) Puppet
2 394 (86.03%) Opscode Chef
3 367 (80.13%) Ansible
4 52 (11.35%) Kubernetes
5 48 (10.48%) Nagios
6 36 (7.86%) CFEngine
7 32 (6.99%) logstash
8 28 (6.11%) Kibana
8 28 (6.11%) Terraform
9 25 (5.46%) Graphite
10 24 (5.24%) Grafana
11 23 (5.02%) ZABBIX
12 20 (4.37%) Cobbler
12 20 (4.37%) Tivoli
13 18 (3.93%) Rundeck
14 16 (3.49%) Cacti
14 16 (3.49%) Opsview
15 12 (2.62%) FortiGate
16 8 (1.75%) Uchiwa
17 6 (1.31%) Packer
Vendors
1 119 (25.98%) Red Hat
2 118 (25.76%) VMware
3 91 (19.87%) Oracle
4 56 (12.23%) F5
5 52 (11.35%) Google
6 44 (9.61%) Microsoft
7 38 (8.30%) SaltStack
8 33 (7.21%) Rackspace
9 30 (6.55%) Splunk
10 28 (6.11%) IBM
11 25 (5.46%) Fiorano
12 20 (4.37%) EnterpriseDB
13 16 (3.49%) Cisco
14 13 (2.84%) HP
15 11 (2.40%) New Relic
16 9 (1.97%) Dell
17 8 (1.75%) Adobe
17 8 (1.75%) AppDynamics
17 8 (1.75%) Sitecore
17 8 (1.75%) Terracotta
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
24/7 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 days ago