The table below looks at the statistics for Salt skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Salt over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salt
Rank 504 604 605
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +1
Permanent jobs citing Salt 103 34 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.079% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.35% 1.17% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 97 29 1
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.58%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +109.09%
Salt
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3076 2913 2345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.45% 6.78% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2542 2374 1895
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Salt
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Salt across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Salt Jobs Demand Trend in London

Salt
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Salt across the London region.

Salt Salary Trend in London

Salt
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Salt across the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Salt Salary Histogram in London

Salt
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 9 £42,500 -18.66% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
Salt
England

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Salt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Salt.

1 196 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 195 (99.49%) Puppet
3 162 (82.65%) DevOps
4 150 (76.53%) Linux
5 124 (63.27%) Python
6 112 (57.14%) Java
7 110 (56.12%) Ruby
8 95 (48.47%) Ansible
9 85 (43.37%) Jenkins
10 83 (42.35%) Bash Shell
11 77 (39.29%) Configuration Management
12 65 (33.16%) NoSQL
13 63 (32.14%) Perl
14 62 (31.63%) Git (software)
15 59 (30.10%) PHP
16 58 (29.59%) Nagios
17 54 (27.55%) Ubuntu
18 53 (27.04%) Apache Cassandra
19 50 (25.51%) OpenStack
20 48 (24.49%) E-Commerce
21 46 (23.47%) Amazon AWS
22 44 (22.45%) Big Data
22 44 (22.45%) ZABBIX
23 43 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
24 40 (20.41%) UNIX
24 40 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
25 36 (18.37%) Hadoop
25 36 (18.37%) Subversion
25 36 (18.37%) VMware
25 36 (18.37%) Graphite

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Salt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Salt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (25.51%) OpenStack
2 26 (13.27%) Apache
3 25 (12.76%) nginx
4 13 (6.63%) MediaWiki
4 13 (6.63%) Confluence
5 12 (6.12%) Drupal
5 12 (6.12%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.10%) TWiki
7 9 (4.59%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (3.06%) Node.js
8 6 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.55%) WordPress
10 3 (1.53%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.47%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (16.33%) SoftLayer
3 29 (14.80%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (7.65%) Route 53
5 7 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.02%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.02%) Heroku
7 2 (1.02%) PaaS
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.51%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.20%) DNS
2 14 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.63%) HTTP
3 13 (6.63%) Firewall
4 7 (3.57%) LAN
4 7 (3.57%) WAN
4 7 (3.57%) Network Security
5 6 (3.06%) VPN
5 6 (3.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (2.55%) SSH
6 5 (2.55%) SAN
6 5 (2.55%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.55%) LDAP
7 3 (1.53%) IPsec
7 3 (1.53%) SSL
7 3 (1.53%) IPv6
7 3 (1.53%) EIGRP
7 3 (1.53%) OSPF
7 3 (1.53%) BGP
7 3 (1.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (33.16%) NoSQL
2 53 (27.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 44 (22.45%) Big Data
4 36 (18.37%) Hadoop
5 35 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (17.86%) MySQL
6 33 (16.84%) MongoDB
7 22 (11.22%) Redis
8 12 (6.12%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.06%) CouchDB
9 6 (3.06%) Riak
10 3 (1.53%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 85 (43.37%) Jenkins
2 62 (31.63%) Git (software)
3 36 (18.37%) Subversion
4 26 (13.27%) JIRA
5 25 (12.76%) Maven
6 23 (11.73%) Hudson
7 16 (8.16%) Ant
8 15 (7.65%) Gradle
9 12 (6.12%) Mercurial
10 11 (5.61%) JUnit
11 10 (5.10%) GitLab
11 10 (5.10%) TeamCity
11 10 (5.10%) Gerrit
11 10 (5.10%) MSBuild
11 10 (5.10%) Artifactory
11 10 (5.10%) Bugzilla
12 5 (2.55%) Log4j
12 5 (2.55%) Bitbucket
12 5 (2.55%) TestNG
12 5 (2.55%) Selenium
General
1 23 (11.73%) Finance
2 6 (3.06%) Banking
3 3 (1.53%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.53%) Games
3 3 (1.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.53%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Law
4 2 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Front Office
5 1 (0.51%) French Language
5 1 (0.51%) German Language
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (38.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (20.92%) Systems Administrator
3 36 (18.37%) Administrator
4 33 (16.84%) Linux Administrator
4 33 (16.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 22 (11.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (6.12%) Architect
9 11 (5.61%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.61%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 11 (5.61%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.10%) Build Engineer
11 9 (4.59%) Consultant
11 9 (4.59%) DevOps Consultant
12 8 (4.08%) Technical Architect
13 7 (3.57%) Developer
14 6 (3.06%) Senior Consultant
15 5 (2.55%) Team Leader
15 5 (2.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.82%) Web Services
2 28 (14.29%) LAMP
3 15 (7.65%) Resque
3 15 (7.65%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (7.14%) .NET
5 11 (5.61%) XML
6 10 (5.10%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (4.59%) Middleware
7 9 (4.59%) Django
8 5 (2.55%) Spring
8 5 (2.55%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.55%) CSS
8 5 (2.55%) JSP
8 5 (2.55%) HTML
8 5 (2.55%) RESTful
8 5 (2.55%) jQuery
8 5 (2.55%) Java EE
8 5 (2.55%) JSTL
8 5 (2.55%) Ajax
9 3 (1.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.22%) Open Source
3 3 (1.53%) Wiki
3 3 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.02%) Derivative
5 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.51%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.51%) Replication
5 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 150 (76.53%) Linux
2 54 (27.55%) Ubuntu
3 40 (20.41%) UNIX
4 25 (12.76%) Windows
5 24 (12.24%) CentOS
5 24 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (11.73%) Debian
7 5 (2.55%) openSUSE
7 5 (2.55%) Android
8 4 (2.04%) Solaris
9 3 (1.53%) SUSE
9 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (82.65%) DevOps
2 77 (39.29%) Configuration Management
3 48 (24.49%) E-Commerce
4 43 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (9.18%) OO
7 15 (7.65%) Scrum
8 13 (6.63%) Project Management
8 13 (6.63%) Software Engineering
9 11 (5.61%) PRINCE2
9 11 (5.61%) Resource Management
9 11 (5.61%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.59%) Migration
10 9 (4.59%) MVC
10 9 (4.59%) CRM
10 9 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.59%) Web Development
11 8 (4.08%) High Availability
11 8 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (63.27%) Python
2 112 (57.14%) Java
3 110 (56.12%) Ruby
4 83 (42.35%) Bash Shell
5 63 (32.14%) Perl
6 59 (30.10%) PHP
7 25 (12.76%) SQL
8 16 (8.16%) C
9 12 (6.12%) Shell Script
10 11 (5.61%) C#
10 11 (5.61%) Groovy
11 10 (5.10%) Scala
12 8 (4.08%) Clojure
13 6 (3.06%) JavaScript
13 6 (3.06%) Tcl
14 5 (2.55%) Golang
15 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (15.82%) Degree
2 8 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.06%) VCP4
4 4 (2.04%) CCIE
4 4 (2.04%) CCNP
4 4 (2.04%) CCNA
5 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
2 3 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (11.73%) Varnish
3 19 (9.69%) Docker
4 13 (6.63%) Xen
5 7 (3.57%) KVM
6 4 (2.04%) Postfix
7 3 (1.53%) Samba
7 3 (1.53%) vCloud
7 3 (1.53%) XenServer
7 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.51%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 196 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 195 (99.49%) Puppet
3 95 (48.47%) Ansible
4 58 (29.59%) Nagios
5 44 (22.45%) ZABBIX
6 36 (18.37%) Graphite
7 32 (16.33%) Ganglia
8 20 (10.20%) Vagrant
9 9 (4.59%) Cacti
10 7 (3.57%) logstash
11 4 (2.04%) collectd
11 4 (2.04%) StatsD
11 4 (2.04%) Kibana
11 4 (2.04%) OpenView
12 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.53%) Munin
13 2 (1.02%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 36 (18.37%) VMware
2 33 (16.84%) SaltStack
3 28 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 23 (11.73%) Oracle
5 15 (7.65%) Rackspace
6 8 (4.08%) Cisco
7 6 (3.06%) New Relic
7 6 (3.06%) Splunk
7 6 (3.06%) Sybase
8 5 (2.55%) Sony
8 5 (2.55%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.04%) Perforce
10 3 (1.53%) HP
10 3 (1.53%) Citrix
10 3 (1.53%) Reuters
11 2 (1.02%) Brocade
11 2 (1.02%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.02%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.02%) F5
11 2 (1.02%) NetApp
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Explore Group
Posted: 23 days ago