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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salt
Rank 538 593 -
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -
Permanent jobs citing Salt 95 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.061% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.72% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 93 28 0
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
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
3492 3039 2756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.72% 6.60% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2936 2528 2333
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +25 5 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Salt
England

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Puppet
2 170 (87.63%) Opscode Chef
3 167 (86.08%) Linux
3 167 (86.08%) Python
4 135 (69.59%) Ruby
5 130 (67.01%) DevOps
6 122 (62.89%) Bash Shell
7 115 (59.28%) Nagios
8 114 (58.76%) Perl
9 102 (52.58%) Ansible
10 78 (40.21%) Ubuntu
11 76 (39.18%) CentOS
11 76 (39.18%) ZABBIX
12 72 (37.11%) VMware
12 72 (37.11%) Java
12 72 (37.11%) Red Hat
13 67 (34.54%) MySQL
14 64 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
14 64 (32.99%) VMware Infrastructure
15 62 (31.96%) Xen
15 62 (31.96%) Configuration Management
16 59 (30.41%) Jenkins
17 57 (29.38%) Apache Cassandra
18 55 (28.35%) NoSQL
19 54 (27.84%) nginx
20 52 (26.80%) OpenStack
21 51 (26.29%) Amazon AWS
21 51 (26.29%) Apache
21 51 (26.29%) PostgreSQL
22 50 (25.77%) Web Services

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 54 (27.84%) nginx
2 52 (26.80%) OpenStack
3 51 (26.29%) Apache
4 35 (18.04%) Tomcat
5 26 (13.40%) WebLogic
5 26 (13.40%) JBoss
6 17 (8.76%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.09%) Confluence
7 6 (3.09%) Node.js
7 6 (3.09%) MediaWiki
8 5 (2.58%) TWiki
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 51 (26.29%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (13.40%) SoftLayer
3 15 (7.73%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.61%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (1.55%) PaaS
7 2 (1.03%) Heroku
7 2 (1.03%) SaaS
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.52%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.49%) BIG-IP
2 22 (11.34%) NetScaler
2 22 (11.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 21 (10.82%) HTTP
4 20 (10.31%) TCP/IP
5 18 (9.28%) DNS
6 16 (8.25%) HTTPS
6 16 (8.25%) SSH
7 6 (3.09%) Firewall
8 5 (2.58%) Network Security
9 4 (2.06%) SNMP
10 3 (1.55%) LDAP
10 3 (1.55%) LAN
10 3 (1.55%) WAN
11 2 (1.03%) DHCP
12 1 (0.52%) VPN
12 1 (0.52%) IPsec
12 1 (0.52%) IPv6
12 1 (0.52%) Internet
12 1 (0.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (34.54%) MySQL
2 57 (29.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 55 (28.35%) NoSQL
4 51 (26.29%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (24.74%) MongoDB
5 48 (24.74%) Big Data
6 41 (21.13%) Hadoop
7 29 (14.95%) Redis
8 22 (11.34%) DB2
9 17 (8.76%) Riak
9 17 (8.76%) CouchDB
10 10 (5.15%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 59 (30.41%) Jenkins
2 29 (14.95%) Git (software)
3 25 (12.89%) Hudson
4 11 (5.67%) Maven
5 9 (4.64%) JIRA
6 8 (4.12%) Subversion
7 7 (3.61%) Ant
7 7 (3.61%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.58%) Bugzilla
8 5 (2.58%) Gerrit
8 5 (2.58%) MSBuild
8 5 (2.58%) Gradle
8 5 (2.58%) Artifactory
8 5 (2.58%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.03%) JUnit
9 2 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (6.19%) Finance
2 2 (1.03%) Law
2 2 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (0.52%) Marketing
3 1 (0.52%) Advertising
3 1 (0.52%) Front Office
3 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 78 (40.21%) Linux Administrator
2 64 (32.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 59 (30.41%) Administrator
4 54 (27.84%) Systems Administrator
5 51 (26.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 27 (13.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 27 (13.92%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 27 (13.92%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 18 (9.28%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (7.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) Consultant
10 7 (3.61%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (3.61%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.09%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (3.09%) DevOps Consultant
12 5 (2.58%) Build Engineer
12 5 (2.58%) Architect
13 4 (2.06%) Technical Architect
13 4 (2.06%) Integration Engineer
14 3 (1.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.77%) Web Services
2 34 (17.53%) LAMP
3 16 (8.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 16 (8.25%) Resque
4 12 (6.19%) XML
5 6 (3.09%) .NET
6 1 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.07%) Open Source
2 26 (13.40%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.03%) Derivative
4 1 (0.52%) Wiki
4 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 167 (86.08%) Linux
2 78 (40.21%) Ubuntu
3 76 (39.18%) CentOS
4 46 (23.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (19.59%) Debian
6 34 (17.53%) Windows
7 31 (15.98%) UNIX
8 2 (1.03%) Solaris
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (67.01%) DevOps
2 64 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (31.96%) Configuration Management
4 45 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (16.49%) E-Commerce
6 26 (13.40%) Load Balancing
7 22 (11.34%) Statistical Analysis
7 22 (11.34%) ITIL
8 12 (6.19%) OOP
8 12 (6.19%) OO
9 11 (5.67%) Mentoring
10 10 (5.15%) Software Engineering
11 9 (4.64%) Scrum
12 8 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (2.58%) Network Design
13 5 (2.58%) Customer Insight
13 5 (2.58%) Analytics
14 3 (1.55%) Build Automation
14 3 (1.55%) Performance Testing
15 2 (1.03%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (86.08%) Python
2 135 (69.59%) Ruby
3 122 (62.89%) Bash Shell
4 114 (58.76%) Perl
5 72 (37.11%) Java
6 32 (16.49%) PHP
7 23 (11.86%) SQL
8 11 (5.67%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.64%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.12%) Scala
10 8 (4.12%) Clojure
11 5 (2.58%) Golang
11 5 (2.58%) Groovy
11 5 (2.58%) C
12 2 (1.03%) AWK
12 2 (1.03%) Tcl
12 2 (1.03%) Lua
Qualifications
1 26 (13.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) CCNA
2 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) QA
System Software
1 64 (32.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (31.96%) Xen
3 32 (16.49%) KVM
4 10 (5.15%) Varnish
5 6 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.09%) vSphere
6 4 (2.06%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.55%) vCloud
7 3 (1.55%) Docker
8 2 (1.03%) XenServer
9 1 (0.52%) Postfix
9 1 (0.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 194 (100.00%) Puppet
2 170 (87.63%) Opscode Chef
3 115 (59.28%) Nagios
4 102 (52.58%) Ansible
5 76 (39.18%) ZABBIX
6 46 (23.71%) Cacti
7 34 (17.53%) Ganglia
8 30 (15.46%) Vagrant
9 26 (13.40%) CFEngine
10 10 (5.15%) HAProxy
11 6 (3.09%) logstash
12 5 (2.58%) collectd
12 5 (2.58%) StatsD
13 4 (2.06%) OpenView
14 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (1.55%) Munin
15 2 (1.03%) Zenoss
15 2 (1.03%) Check_MK
16 1 (0.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 72 (37.11%) Red Hat
1 72 (37.11%) VMware
2 36 (18.56%) Rackspace
3 32 (16.49%) SaltStack
4 30 (15.46%) Oracle
5 23 (11.86%) Citrix
6 22 (11.34%) F5
7 9 (4.64%) New Relic
8 7 (3.61%) Sony
8 7 (3.61%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.55%) HP
9 3 (1.55%) Cisco
9 3 (1.55%) Splunk
10 2 (1.03%) Sybase
11 1 (0.52%) Dell
11 1 (0.52%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.52%) Riverbed
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
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