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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salt
Rank 530 531 614
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +83
Permanent jobs citing Salt 92 103 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.55% 2.92% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 85 102 18
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £48,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +44.44%
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
3609 3527 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.18% 7.60% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3097 2924 2537
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 16 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Salt
England

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 226 (98.26%) Opscode Chef
2 208 (90.43%) Puppet
3 193 (83.91%) Linux
4 175 (76.09%) DevOps
5 162 (70.43%) Ansible
6 132 (57.39%) Configuration Management
7 127 (55.22%) Ruby
8 124 (53.91%) Python
9 109 (47.39%) Jenkins
10 104 (45.22%) Git (software)
11 103 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
12 97 (42.17%) Apache
13 94 (40.87%) Bash Shell
14 91 (39.57%) PHP
15 90 (39.13%) Java
16 75 (32.61%) MySQL
17 71 (30.87%) Amazon AWS
17 71 (30.87%) Continuous Integration
18 67 (29.13%) SaltStack
19 64 (27.83%) Perl
20 59 (25.65%) nginx
21 57 (24.78%) Data Centre
22 56 (24.35%) Nagios
23 54 (23.48%) PostgreSQL
24 52 (22.61%) TDD
24 52 (22.61%) Docker
25 51 (22.17%) Ubuntu
26 50 (21.74%) VMware
27 49 (21.30%) OpenStack
28 47 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 97 (42.17%) Apache
2 59 (25.65%) nginx
3 49 (21.30%) OpenStack
4 26 (11.30%) Tomcat
5 22 (9.57%) Node.js
5 22 (9.57%) Apache Spark
6 21 (9.13%) Drupal
7 20 (8.70%) CMS
8 12 (5.22%) JBoss
9 11 (4.78%) Confluence
10 10 (4.35%) MediaWiki
11 7 (3.04%) WordPress
12 4 (1.74%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.74%) IIS
12 4 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.87%) Jetty
14 2 (0.87%) Lightstreamer
14 2 (0.87%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Office
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 71 (30.87%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (10.43%) IaaS
3 22 (9.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (8.70%) Sumo Logic
5 13 (5.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (4.78%) SoftLayer
6 11 (4.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (3.91%) SaaS
8 7 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.74%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (1.30%) PaaS
11 2 (0.87%) Heroku
11 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.43%) Joyent
12 1 (0.43%) Route 53
12 1 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (19.57%) DNS
2 33 (14.35%) Firewall
3 29 (12.61%) VPN
4 24 (10.43%) LAN
4 24 (10.43%) WAN
5 23 (10.00%) HTTP
5 23 (10.00%) Internet
6 20 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (8.26%) SSL
8 18 (7.83%) VLAN
9 14 (6.09%) Network Security
10 12 (5.22%) LDAP
11 11 (4.78%) IPsec
12 10 (4.35%) IPv6
12 10 (4.35%) OSPF
12 10 (4.35%) BGP
12 10 (4.35%) EIGRP
13 8 (3.48%) SAN
14 6 (2.61%) TCP/IP
15 4 (1.74%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (32.61%) MySQL
2 54 (23.48%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 45 (19.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 37 (16.09%) Redis
6 32 (13.91%) Relational Database
7 28 (12.17%) Hadoop
7 28 (12.17%) NoSQL
8 23 (10.00%) Big Data
9 20 (8.70%) HBase
10 12 (5.22%) SQL Server
11 7 (3.04%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.87%) Riak
12 2 (0.87%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.43%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.43%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 109 (47.39%) Jenkins
2 104 (45.22%) Git (software)
3 43 (18.70%) Maven
4 38 (16.52%) JIRA
5 32 (13.91%) Hudson
6 27 (11.74%) Subversion
7 22 (9.57%) Grunt
8 13 (5.65%) TestNG
8 13 (5.65%) Selenium
9 7 (3.04%) JUnit
9 7 (3.04%) Log4j
9 7 (3.04%) Bitbucket
9 7 (3.04%) Gradle
10 6 (2.61%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.61%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.61%) JMeter
11 2 (0.87%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.87%) RSpec
12 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.43%) Ant
General
1 39 (16.96%) Finance
2 17 (7.39%) Financial Institution
3 12 (5.22%) Retail
3 12 (5.22%) Marketing
4 8 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.17%) Law
6 3 (1.30%) Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 87 (37.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 60 (26.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 36 (15.65%) Systems Engineer
4 21 (9.13%) Developer
5 19 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (7.83%) Java Developer
7 17 (7.39%) Architect
8 16 (6.96%) Linux Engineer
9 15 (6.52%) Administrator
10 14 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.35%) Technical Architect
11 10 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
12 9 (3.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.48%) Linux Administrator
14 7 (3.04%) Senior Developer
14 7 (3.04%) Build Engineer
15 6 (2.61%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 6 (2.61%) AWS Architect
15 6 (2.61%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.78%) HTML
2 33 (14.35%) CSS
2 33 (14.35%) Web Services
3 30 (13.04%) jQuery
4 26 (11.30%) HTML5
4 26 (11.30%) CSS3
4 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
4 26 (11.30%) LAMP
5 17 (7.39%) REST
6 13 (5.65%) Spring
7 11 (4.78%) Ajax
8 9 (3.91%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (3.91%) Middleware
8 9 (3.91%) Application Packaging
9 7 (3.04%) JSTL
9 7 (3.04%) RESTful
9 7 (3.04%) JSP
9 7 (3.04%) Java EE
9 7 (3.04%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.78%) Data Centre
2 23 (10.00%) Replication
3 18 (7.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.35%) Wiki
6 7 (3.04%) User Experience
7 6 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.74%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.87%) Bitcoin
10 2 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) Clustering
11 1 (0.43%) PMI
11 1 (0.43%) NHS
11 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 193 (83.91%) Linux
2 51 (22.17%) Ubuntu
3 47 (20.43%) UNIX
4 37 (16.09%) CentOS
5 26 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (11.30%) Debian
6 23 (10.00%) Windows
7 22 (9.57%) CoreOS
8 10 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.91%) Android
10 7 (3.04%) openSUSE
11 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.87%) Solaris
12 1 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (76.09%) DevOps
2 132 (57.39%) Configuration Management
3 103 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (30.87%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (22.61%) TDD
6 41 (17.83%) BDD
7 40 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 36 (15.65%) ITIL
9 31 (13.48%) Build Automation
10 25 (10.87%) Scrum
11 24 (10.43%) Kanban
12 23 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 18 (7.83%) Data Management
13 18 (7.83%) Service Management
13 18 (7.83%) ITIL V2
13 18 (7.83%) DDoS Mitigation
14 16 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (5.22%) UML
17 11 (4.78%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 127 (55.22%) Ruby
2 124 (53.91%) Python
3 94 (40.87%) Bash Shell
4 91 (39.57%) PHP
5 90 (39.13%) Java
6 64 (27.83%) Perl
7 37 (16.09%) JavaScript
8 33 (14.35%) SQL
9 32 (13.91%) Scala
10 27 (11.74%) Go
11 25 (10.87%) C#
12 23 (10.00%) C++
13 15 (6.52%) PowerShell
14 10 (4.35%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.74%) Haskell
15 4 (1.74%) Clojure
16 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (12.17%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (12.17%) Degree
2 14 (6.09%) CCNP
2 14 (6.09%) CCNA
3 3 (1.30%) RHCE
3 3 (1.30%) CCIE
4 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.65%) QA
3 9 (3.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (22.61%) Docker
2 47 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (10.43%) Varnish
4 23 (10.00%) VirtualBox
5 20 (8.70%) HDFS
6 16 (6.96%) Xen
7 12 (5.22%) Postfix
8 11 (4.78%) XenServer
9 10 (4.35%) Samba
9 10 (4.35%) iptables
10 8 (3.48%) KVM
11 5 (2.17%) Squid
12 4 (1.74%) Hyper-V
13 2 (0.87%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
13 2 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.43%) vCloud
14 1 (0.43%) pfSense
14 1 (0.43%) Corosync
14 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 226 (98.26%) Opscode Chef
2 208 (90.43%) Puppet
3 162 (70.43%) Ansible
4 56 (24.35%) Nagios
5 44 (19.13%) ZABBIX
6 25 (10.87%) Vagrant
7 22 (9.57%) Kubernetes
8 15 (6.52%) Capistrano
9 13 (5.65%) Graphite
10 12 (5.22%) logstash
10 12 (5.22%) Ganglia
11 2 (0.87%) Cacti
11 2 (0.87%) Kibana
11 2 (0.87%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.43%) collectd
12 1 (0.43%) Oozie
12 1 (0.43%) Rsyslog
12 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.43%) WSUS
12 1 (0.43%) yum
Vendors
1 67 (29.13%) SaltStack
2 50 (21.74%) VMware
3 34 (14.78%) Red Hat
3 34 (14.78%) Oracle
4 26 (11.30%) Rackspace
5 23 (10.00%) Google
6 22 (9.57%) New Relic
6 22 (9.57%) Splunk
7 21 (9.13%) Cisco
8 19 (8.26%) Citrix
9 18 (7.83%) Reuters
10 11 (4.78%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.61%) F5
12 4 (1.74%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.74%) Juniper
13 3 (1.30%) Microsoft
14 2 (0.87%) Adobe
14 2 (0.87%) HP
14 2 (0.87%) IBM
14 2 (0.87%) Perforce
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Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
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Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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