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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salt
Rank 544 562 635
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +73
Permanent jobs citing Salt 79 84 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.20% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.23% 2.63% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 22
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,230 £47,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
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
3542 3197 3088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 8.75% 7.79% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 2652 2521
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 +86 28 £62,500 +47.05% 3
Salt
England

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 149 (93.71%) Opscode Chef
2 148 (93.08%) Puppet
3 115 (72.33%) Ansible
4 114 (71.70%) DevOps
5 101 (63.52%) Linux
6 88 (55.35%) Jenkins
7 87 (54.72%) Configuration Management
8 86 (54.09%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (50.94%) Python
10 78 (49.06%) Amazon AWS
11 76 (47.80%) Java
12 75 (47.17%) Git (software)
13 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (41.51%) Ruby
15 64 (40.25%) Bash Shell
16 50 (31.45%) Perl
17 48 (30.19%) TDD
18 42 (26.42%) Scrum
18 42 (26.42%) Unix
19 39 (24.53%) MySQL
20 38 (23.90%) CentOS
20 38 (23.90%) OpenStack
21 36 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
22 34 (21.38%) High Availability
23 33 (20.75%) Ubuntu
24 32 (20.13%) PHP
24 32 (20.13%) Tomcat
24 32 (20.13%) Red Hat
25 31 (19.50%) Big Data
26 30 (18.87%) NoSQL

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 38 (23.90%) OpenStack
2 32 (20.13%) Tomcat
3 29 (18.24%) Apache
4 21 (13.21%) JBoss
4 21 (13.21%) WebLogic
4 21 (13.21%) WebSphere
5 18 (11.32%) Jetty
6 15 (9.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (8.81%) Apache Solr
7 14 (8.81%) Apache Spark
7 14 (8.81%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (8.81%) nginx
8 11 (6.92%) Node.js
9 7 (4.40%) CloudStack
9 7 (4.40%) Confluence
9 7 (4.40%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.63%) CMS
10 1 (0.63%) IIS
10 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 78 (49.06%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.18%) Heroku
4 10 (6.29%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (5.03%) GitHub
5 8 (5.03%) SoftLayer
6 7 (4.40%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.40%) SaaS
7 6 (3.77%) PaaS
8 5 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.52%) Datadog
9 4 (2.52%) IaaS
10 3 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.63%) Joyent
11 1 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.21%) Firewall
2 18 (11.32%) DNS
3 13 (8.18%) HTTP
4 12 (7.55%) LDAP
5 10 (6.29%) IPsec
6 8 (5.03%) DHCP
6 8 (5.03%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.40%) BGP
7 7 (4.40%) EIGRP
7 7 (4.40%) Internet
7 7 (4.40%) IPv6
7 7 (4.40%) LAN
7 7 (4.40%) Network Security
7 7 (4.40%) OSPF
7 7 (4.40%) VPN
7 7 (4.40%) WAN
8 6 (3.77%) SSH
9 5 (3.14%) SMTP
9 5 (3.14%) SSL
10 4 (2.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.53%) MySQL
2 36 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (19.50%) Big Data
4 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
5 28 (17.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (16.35%) Hadoop
6 26 (16.35%) MongoDB
7 19 (11.95%) SQL Server
8 17 (10.69%) Redis
9 15 (9.43%) Couchbase
9 15 (9.43%) Riak
10 9 (5.66%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.14%) GIS
12 3 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.89%) CouchDB
13 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.63%) DB2
14 1 (0.63%) HBase
14 1 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 88 (55.35%) Jenkins
2 75 (47.17%) Git (software)
3 28 (17.61%) Subversion
4 27 (16.98%) JIRA
5 15 (9.43%) TeamCity
6 13 (8.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (8.18%) Hudson
7 12 (7.55%) Maven
8 11 (6.92%) Gradle
9 7 (4.40%) Vagrant
10 6 (3.77%) Mercurial
11 5 (3.14%) Ant
11 5 (3.14%) Bazaar
12 4 (2.52%) GitLab
13 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.89%) JMeter
13 3 (1.89%) Selenium
13 3 (1.89%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.89%) TestNG
13 3 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (17.61%) Finance
2 17 (10.69%) Retail
3 16 (10.06%) Telecoms
4 15 (9.43%) Banking
5 7 (4.40%) Law
6 6 (3.77%) Marketing
7 3 (1.89%) Front Office
7 3 (1.89%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (47.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (31.45%) Linux Engineer
3 42 (26.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 39 (24.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 33 (20.75%) Developer
6 22 (13.84%) Senior Developer
7 19 (11.95%) Java Developer
8 15 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (6.92%) Administrator
10 11 (6.92%) Architect
11 10 (6.29%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (6.29%) E-Commerce Developer
11 10 (6.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
11 10 (6.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 10 (6.29%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (6.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (5.66%) DevOps Administrator
12 9 (5.66%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.95%) LAMP
2 18 (11.32%) .NET
3 16 (10.06%) React
4 14 (8.81%) ELK Stack
4 14 (8.81%) Lucene
5 12 (7.55%) Spring
6 11 (6.92%) RESTful
7 10 (6.29%) Akka
7 10 (6.29%) Apache Flex
7 10 (6.29%) LAPP Stack
7 10 (6.29%) LEMP Stack
7 10 (6.29%) Web Services
8 9 (5.66%) Spring Boot
9 5 (3.14%) J2EE
9 5 (3.14%) Middleware
9 5 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.52%) Symfony
10 4 (2.52%) WebSockets
11 3 (1.89%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.89%) mod_perl
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.18%) Fintech
4 10 (6.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (5.66%) User Experience
6 7 (4.40%) Wiki
7 6 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.14%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.52%) Bitcoin
9 4 (2.52%) Cryptocurrency
9 4 (2.52%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.52%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (2.52%) PKI
9 4 (2.52%) Replication
10 3 (1.89%) Clustering
10 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.26%) Online Games
11 2 (1.26%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 101 (63.52%) Linux
2 42 (26.42%) Unix
3 38 (23.90%) CentOS
4 33 (20.75%) Ubuntu
5 28 (17.61%) Windows
6 22 (13.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (11.32%) Debian
8 12 (7.55%) Android
8 12 (7.55%) Apple iOS
9 10 (6.29%) Mac OS X
9 10 (6.29%) Windows Server
10 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.26%) SUSE
12 1 (0.63%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (71.70%) DevOps
2 87 (54.72%) Configuration Management
3 86 (54.09%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (30.19%) TDD
6 42 (26.42%) Scrum
7 34 (21.38%) High Availability
8 29 (18.24%) Mentoring
9 26 (16.35%) E-Commerce
9 26 (16.35%) Kanban
10 24 (15.09%) BDD
10 24 (15.09%) Concurrent Programming
10 24 (15.09%) Multithreading
11 21 (13.21%) DSDM
11 21 (13.21%) RUP
12 20 (12.58%) Microservices
13 18 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (11.32%) Software Delivery
14 15 (9.43%) Web Development
15 14 (8.81%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.94%) Python
2 76 (47.80%) Java
3 66 (41.51%) Ruby
4 64 (40.25%) Bash Shell
5 50 (31.45%) Perl
6 32 (20.13%) PHP
7 22 (13.84%) Go
8 15 (9.43%) C#
8 15 (9.43%) Shell Script
8 15 (9.43%) SQL
9 13 (8.18%) Scala
10 6 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.89%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.89%) Lua
12 2 (1.26%) Clojure
12 2 (1.26%) Haskell
13 1 (0.63%) AWK
13 1 (0.63%) Groovy
13 1 (0.63%) Korn
13 1 (0.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (5.66%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.89%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.63%) CCNP
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) QA
2 7 (4.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (16.35%) Docker
2 22 (13.84%) Xen
3 21 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (8.81%) XenServer
5 10 (6.29%) iptables
6 9 (5.66%) KVM
7 8 (5.03%) Active Directory
7 8 (5.03%) NFS
8 7 (4.40%) Postfix
8 7 (4.40%) Samba
8 7 (4.40%) vSphere
9 3 (1.89%) Corosync
9 3 (1.89%) pfSense
9 3 (1.89%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.89%) Squid
9 3 (1.89%) Varnish
10 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.63%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 149 (93.71%) Opscode Chef
2 148 (93.08%) Puppet
3 115 (72.33%) Ansible
4 24 (15.09%) Nagios
5 22 (13.84%) ZABBIX
6 21 (13.21%) logstash
7 14 (8.81%) Kibana
8 13 (8.18%) CFEngine
8 13 (8.18%) Cobbler
8 13 (8.18%) Graphite
9 9 (5.66%) Terraform
9 9 (5.66%) yum
10 8 (5.03%) Capistrano
10 8 (5.03%) Ganglia
11 7 (4.40%) Cacti
11 7 (4.40%) Tivoli
12 6 (3.77%) Pingdom
13 5 (3.14%) Grafana
13 5 (3.14%) Icinga
13 5 (3.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 32 (20.13%) Red Hat
2 26 (16.35%) Oracle
2 26 (16.35%) SaltStack
3 25 (15.72%) VMware
4 14 (8.81%) Citrix
5 13 (8.18%) Rackspace
6 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
7 10 (6.29%) New Relic
8 8 (5.03%) Google
9 7 (4.40%) Cisco
9 7 (4.40%) EnterpriseDB
10 4 (2.52%) Akamai
10 4 (2.52%) Percona
10 4 (2.52%) Sybase
11 3 (1.89%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.89%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.89%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.26%) HP
12 2 (1.26%) Juniper
12 2 (1.26%) NetApp
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