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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salt
Rank 519 571 593
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +22
Permanent jobs citing Salt 109 82 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.17% 0.043%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.08% 2.37% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 101 80 17
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +100.00%
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
3543 3463 3103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.98% 7.16% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3004 2852 2532
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,436 £37,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,450 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 9 £70,000 +64.70% 2
Salt
England

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 241 (98.77%) Opscode Chef
2 222 (90.98%) Puppet
3 209 (85.66%) Linux
4 187 (76.64%) DevOps
5 162 (66.39%) Ansible
6 133 (54.51%) Configuration Management
7 131 (53.69%) Ruby
8 128 (52.46%) Python
9 107 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
9 107 (43.85%) Git (software)
10 105 (43.03%) Jenkins
11 102 (41.80%) Bash Shell
12 101 (41.39%) PHP
13 96 (39.34%) Java
14 92 (37.70%) Apache
15 89 (36.48%) Amazon AWS
16 79 (32.38%) MySQL
17 66 (27.05%) SaltStack
18 62 (25.41%) Ubuntu
19 61 (25.00%) nginx
19 61 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
19 61 (25.00%) Nagios
19 61 (25.00%) Data Centre
20 60 (24.59%) Perl
21 55 (22.54%) OpenStack
22 53 (21.72%) E-Commerce
22 53 (21.72%) VMware
23 52 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
24 48 (19.67%) DNS
24 48 (19.67%) UNIX

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 92 (37.70%) Apache
2 61 (25.00%) nginx
3 55 (22.54%) OpenStack
4 25 (10.25%) Tomcat
5 24 (9.84%) Drupal
6 22 (9.02%) Node.js
7 20 (8.20%) Apache Spark
8 19 (7.79%) CMS
9 8 (3.28%) MediaWiki
9 8 (3.28%) Confluence
9 8 (3.28%) JBoss
10 7 (2.87%) WordPress
11 4 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.23%) IIS
13 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.82%) Lightstreamer
13 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 89 (36.48%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.84%) IaaS
3 22 (9.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (8.20%) Sumo Logic
4 20 (8.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (6.56%) SoftLayer
6 15 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (4.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (3.69%) SaaS
9 5 (2.05%) Route 53
10 4 (1.64%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.23%) PaaS
12 2 (0.82%) Heroku
12 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
13 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.41%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.67%) DNS
2 30 (12.30%) Firewall
3 26 (10.66%) VPN
4 24 (9.84%) HTTP
5 22 (9.02%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (8.61%) LAN
6 21 (8.61%) WAN
6 21 (8.61%) Internet
7 19 (7.79%) SSL
8 18 (7.38%) VLAN
9 11 (4.51%) Network Security
9 11 (4.51%) SAN
10 10 (4.10%) LDAP
11 8 (3.28%) IPv6
11 8 (3.28%) TCP/IP
11 8 (3.28%) OSPF
11 8 (3.28%) BGP
11 8 (3.28%) EIGRP
11 8 (3.28%) IPsec
12 3 (1.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (32.38%) MySQL
2 52 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
3 47 (19.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 46 (18.85%) MongoDB
5 38 (15.57%) Redis
6 32 (13.11%) NoSQL
7 30 (12.30%) Relational Database
8 29 (11.89%) Hadoop
9 20 (8.20%) HBase
9 20 (8.20%) Big Data
10 9 (3.69%) SQL Server
11 4 (1.64%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.23%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.41%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 107 (43.85%) Git (software)
2 105 (43.03%) Jenkins
3 40 (16.39%) Maven
4 32 (13.11%) Subversion
5 30 (12.30%) Hudson
6 29 (11.89%) JIRA
7 22 (9.02%) Grunt
8 13 (5.33%) Selenium
8 13 (5.33%) TestNG
9 7 (2.87%) JUnit
9 7 (2.87%) Log4j
9 7 (2.87%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.87%) Gradle
10 6 (2.46%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.46%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.46%) JMeter
11 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.82%) RSpec
12 1 (0.41%) Psake
12 1 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 35 (14.34%) Finance
2 18 (7.38%) Financial Institution
3 13 (5.33%) Marketing
4 9 (3.69%) Retail
5 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.05%) Law
7 3 (1.23%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 89 (36.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 60 (24.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 41 (16.80%) Systems Engineer
4 24 (9.84%) Administrator
5 23 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (8.20%) Architect
7 19 (7.79%) Developer
7 19 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (7.79%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (7.38%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.74%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (4.51%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (4.10%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) AWS Architect
13 8 (3.28%) DevOps Consultant
13 8 (3.28%) Consultant
14 6 (2.46%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.46%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.75%) Web Services
2 31 (12.70%) HTML
3 30 (12.30%) CSS
3 30 (12.30%) LAMP
3 30 (12.30%) jQuery
4 24 (9.84%) AngularJS
5 23 (9.43%) HTML5
5 23 (9.43%) CSS3
6 18 (7.38%) REST
7 13 (5.33%) Spring
8 11 (4.51%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (4.51%) Middleware
9 9 (3.69%) Application Packaging
10 8 (3.28%) Ajax
11 7 (2.87%) Java EE
11 7 (2.87%) JSTL
11 7 (2.87%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.87%) JSP
11 7 (2.87%) RESTful
12 6 (2.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.43%) Replication
3 18 (7.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.51%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (3.28%) Wiki
8 6 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.46%) User Experience
9 3 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.82%) Bitcoin
10 2 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) PMI
11 1 (0.41%) Clustering
11 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 209 (85.66%) Linux
2 62 (25.41%) Ubuntu
3 48 (19.67%) UNIX
4 36 (14.75%) CentOS
5 32 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (11.48%) Debian
7 22 (9.02%) CoreOS
8 18 (7.38%) Windows
9 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.87%) openSUSE
10 7 (2.87%) Android
11 4 (1.64%) Solaris
12 3 (1.23%) SUSE
13 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (76.64%) DevOps
2 133 (54.51%) Configuration Management
3 107 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (21.72%) E-Commerce
6 44 (18.03%) TDD
7 36 (14.75%) BDD
8 35 (14.34%) ITIL
9 28 (11.48%) Build Automation
10 26 (10.66%) Software Engineering
11 21 (8.61%) Scrum
12 18 (7.38%) Data Management
12 18 (7.38%) Service Management
12 18 (7.38%) ITIL V2
12 18 (7.38%) DDoS Mitigation
13 17 (6.97%) Kanban
14 16 (6.56%) Open Source
15 14 (5.74%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (4.92%) High Availability
16 12 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 131 (53.69%) Ruby
2 128 (52.46%) Python
3 102 (41.80%) Bash Shell
4 101 (41.39%) PHP
5 96 (39.34%) Java
6 60 (24.59%) Perl
7 35 (14.34%) SQL
7 35 (14.34%) JavaScript
8 30 (12.30%) Scala
9 26 (10.66%) C#
10 24 (9.84%) Go
11 23 (9.43%) C++
12 14 (5.74%) PowerShell
13 11 (4.51%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.64%) C
15 1 (0.41%) Haskell
15 1 (0.41%) Groovy
15 1 (0.41%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 33 (13.52%) Degree
2 31 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.97%) CCNP
4 14 (5.74%) CCNA
5 6 (2.46%) CCIE
6 2 (0.82%) RHCE
7 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.33%) QA
3 9 (3.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (19.67%) Docker
2 47 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (11.89%) Varnish
4 23 (9.43%) VirtualBox
5 22 (9.02%) Xen
6 20 (8.20%) HDFS
7 12 (4.92%) KVM
8 11 (4.51%) Postfix
9 9 (3.69%) XenServer
10 8 (3.28%) iptables
10 8 (3.28%) Samba
11 6 (2.46%) Hyper-V
12 4 (1.64%) Squid
13 2 (0.82%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.41%) vCloud
14 1 (0.41%) vSphere
14 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 241 (98.77%) Opscode Chef
2 222 (90.98%) Puppet
3 162 (66.39%) Ansible
4 61 (25.00%) Nagios
5 46 (18.85%) ZABBIX
6 23 (9.43%) Vagrant
7 22 (9.02%) Kubernetes
8 18 (7.38%) Graphite
9 17 (6.97%) Ganglia
10 12 (4.92%) Capistrano
11 7 (2.87%) logstash
12 5 (2.05%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.82%) Check_MK
14 1 (0.41%) Rsyslog
14 1 (0.41%) collectd
14 1 (0.41%) Cacti
14 1 (0.41%) Oozie
14 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 66 (27.05%) SaltStack
2 53 (21.72%) VMware
3 38 (15.57%) Red Hat
4 36 (14.75%) Oracle
5 29 (11.89%) Rackspace
6 24 (9.84%) Splunk
6 24 (9.84%) Cisco
7 23 (9.43%) Google
8 22 (9.02%) New Relic
9 18 (7.38%) Reuters
10 17 (6.97%) Citrix
11 11 (4.51%) CheckPoint
12 8 (3.28%) F5
13 6 (2.46%) Juniper
14 5 (2.05%) Perforce
15 4 (1.64%) Brocade
15 4 (1.64%) NetApp
15 4 (1.64%) AppDynamics
16 2 (0.82%) Akamai
16 2 (0.82%) ProCurve
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus, extensive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: flexible, highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum can be flexible based on salary
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 13 days ago