The table below looks at the statistics for Salt skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Salt over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salt
England / London
Rank 445 563 559
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -4
Permanent jobs citing Salt 146 79 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.33% 2.15% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 142 75 87
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
3371 3680 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.12% 9.05% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2881 3166 2783
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Salt
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Salt as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

Salt Salary Histogram in London

Salt
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 20 £62,500 - 4
Salt
England

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Salt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Salt.

1 270 (96.77%) Ansible
2 260 (93.19%) Puppet
3 224 (80.29%) Linux
4 209 (74.91%) Opscode Chef
5 179 (64.16%) DevOps
6 159 (56.99%) Python
7 148 (53.05%) Amazon AWS
8 93 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 91 (32.62%) Configuration Management
10 87 (31.18%) Bash Shell
11 82 (29.39%) Ruby
12 80 (28.67%) Ubuntu
13 78 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
14 71 (25.45%) MySQL
14 71 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
14 71 (25.45%) Git (software)
15 68 (24.37%) Perl
16 64 (22.94%) Jenkins
17 63 (22.58%) Java
18 61 (21.86%) Scrum
19 60 (21.51%) VMware
20 58 (20.79%) CentOS
21 56 (20.07%) VMware Infrastructure
22 54 (19.35%) Open Source
23 52 (18.64%) OpenStack
24 51 (18.28%) Windows
25 50 (17.92%) Docker
26 49 (17.56%) SaltStack
27 47 (16.85%) Data Centre
28 44 (15.77%) Firewall

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (18.64%) OpenStack
2 32 (11.47%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (10.04%) WebSphere
4 26 (9.32%) JBoss
4 26 (9.32%) WebLogic
5 22 (7.89%) CloudStack
6 21 (7.53%) Tomcat
7 19 (6.81%) Apache Spark
8 18 (6.45%) Apache
8 18 (6.45%) Apache Solr
9 17 (6.09%) Jetty
10 14 (5.02%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (4.66%) nginx
12 10 (3.58%) lighttpd
13 9 (3.23%) IIS
14 2 (0.72%) Confluence
15 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.36%) CMS
15 1 (0.36%) Drupal
15 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 148 (53.05%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (12.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (3.58%) IBM Cloud
4 10 (3.58%) SoftLayer
5 9 (3.23%) GitHub
5 9 (3.23%) SaaS
6 5 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.08%) IaaS
7 3 (1.08%) PaaS
8 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.72%) Slack
9 1 (0.36%) Datadog
9 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.36%) Heroku
9 1 (0.36%) iTunes
9 1 (0.36%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 93 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 44 (15.77%) Firewall
3 20 (7.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (5.73%) DNS
5 13 (4.66%) SNMP
5 13 (4.66%) SSL
6 10 (3.58%) SSH
7 7 (2.51%) LAN
7 7 (2.51%) VLAN
7 7 (2.51%) WAN
8 6 (2.15%) BGP
8 6 (2.15%) HSRP
9 4 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.08%) HTTP
10 3 (1.08%) Internet
10 3 (1.08%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.08%) LDAP
10 3 (1.08%) NAS
10 3 (1.08%) SAN
11 2 (0.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (25.45%) MySQL
2 34 (12.19%) Big Data
3 29 (10.39%) NoSQL
4 28 (10.04%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (8.60%) Hadoop
6 23 (8.24%) MongoDB
6 23 (8.24%) Redis
7 19 (6.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (6.81%) SQL Server
8 17 (6.09%) Couchbase
8 17 (6.09%) Riak
9 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.36%) HBase
11 1 (0.36%) SimpleDB
11 1 (0.36%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 71 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 64 (22.94%) Jenkins
3 34 (12.19%) Subversion
4 22 (7.89%) Vagrant
5 11 (3.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (3.94%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.87%) JIRA
8 6 (2.15%) RSpec
9 4 (1.43%) Maven
10 3 (1.08%) Flexmojos
10 3 (1.08%) Grunt
10 3 (1.08%) Hudson
10 3 (1.08%) JMeter
10 3 (1.08%) Selenium
10 3 (1.08%) TestNG
10 3 (1.08%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.72%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.72%) Gradle
General
1 39 (13.98%) Banking
2 22 (7.89%) Retail
3 17 (6.09%) Finance
4 10 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.79%) Marketing
6 4 (1.43%) French Language
6 4 (1.43%) German Language
6 4 (1.43%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
7 2 (0.72%) Law
7 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (31.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (24.01%) Administrator
3 60 (21.51%) Systems Administrator
4 55 (19.71%) DevOps Administrator
5 41 (14.70%) Linux Engineer
6 32 (11.47%) Developer
6 32 (11.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 22 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
8 20 (7.17%) Java Developer
9 19 (6.81%) NOC Engineer
10 18 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 17 (6.09%) AWS DevOps
11 17 (6.09%) Linux Administrator
11 17 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
13 13 (4.66%) Head of DevOps
13 13 (4.66%) Head of Infrastructure
13 13 (4.66%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 12 (4.30%) Senior Developer
15 11 (3.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.62%) LAMP
2 29 (10.39%) ELK Stack
2 29 (10.39%) Node.js
3 27 (9.68%) Web Services
4 19 (6.81%) React
5 18 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 17 (6.09%) Lucene
7 12 (4.30%) Sensu
8 11 (3.94%) .NET
9 8 (2.87%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (2.15%) CSS
10 6 (2.15%) HTML
11 4 (1.43%) Kafka
12 3 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (1.08%) jQuery
12 3 (1.08%) LEMP Stack
12 3 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (1.08%) REST
12 3 (1.08%) Spring
13 2 (0.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.85%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.96%) User Experience
3 21 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.81%) Fintech
5 15 (5.38%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.94%) Physics
7 9 (3.23%) Life Science
8 8 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.87%) Streaming Media
9 7 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.15%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.79%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.43%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.43%) Replication
12 4 (1.43%) Statistics
13 3 (1.08%) Derivative
13 3 (1.08%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 224 (80.29%) Linux
2 80 (28.67%) Ubuntu
3 58 (20.79%) CentOS
4 51 (18.28%) Windows
5 21 (7.53%) Debian
6 14 (5.02%) Android
6 14 (5.02%) Apple iOS
6 14 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.66%) Unix
8 4 (1.43%) Solaris
9 3 (1.08%) CoreOS
9 3 (1.08%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (64.16%) DevOps
2 91 (32.62%) Configuration Management
3 78 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (21.86%) Scrum
6 54 (19.35%) Open Source
7 41 (14.70%) High Availability
8 31 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 28 (10.04%) Load Balancing
10 26 (9.32%) DSDM
10 26 (9.32%) RUP
10 26 (9.32%) TDD
11 24 (8.60%) OO
12 23 (8.24%) Kanban
13 19 (6.81%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.81%) Web Development
14 18 (6.45%) OWASP
14 18 (6.45%) Server Hardening
15 17 (6.09%) Multithreading
15 17 (6.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 159 (56.99%) Python
2 87 (31.18%) Bash Shell
3 82 (29.39%) Ruby
4 68 (24.37%) Perl
5 63 (22.58%) Java
6 26 (9.32%) Go
7 17 (6.09%) SQL
8 16 (5.73%) C#
8 16 (5.73%) PHP
9 13 (4.66%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.30%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.15%) C++
12 5 (1.79%) Groovy
12 5 (1.79%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.79%) Scala
13 2 (0.72%) C
13 2 (0.72%) F#
14 1 (0.36%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 22 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.51%) SLA
2 5 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 56 (20.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (17.92%) Docker
3 44 (15.77%) Xen
4 28 (10.04%) QEMU
5 9 (3.23%) OpenSSH
5 9 (3.23%) vSphere
5 9 (3.23%) XenServer
6 6 (2.15%) Active Directory
6 6 (2.15%) LXC
7 4 (1.43%) KVM
7 4 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.08%) NFS
8 3 (1.08%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.72%) HDFS
10 1 (0.36%) Postfix
10 1 (0.36%) qmail
10 1 (0.36%) StorNext
10 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 270 (96.77%) Ansible
2 260 (93.19%) Puppet
3 209 (74.91%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (14.34%) Nagios
5 31 (11.11%) Kubernetes
6 29 (10.39%) logstash
7 28 (10.04%) Kibana
7 28 (10.04%) ZABBIX
8 25 (8.96%) Terraform
9 23 (8.24%) Mesos
10 13 (4.66%) Graphite
11 11 (3.94%) Nmap
12 10 (3.58%) HAProxy
13 9 (3.23%) Cobbler
13 9 (3.23%) Tivoli
14 6 (2.15%) CFEngine
14 6 (2.15%) rkt
15 4 (1.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
16 3 (1.08%) Capistrano
17 2 (0.72%) Rancher
Vendors
1 60 (21.51%) VMware
2 49 (17.56%) SaltStack
3 38 (13.62%) Oracle
4 14 (5.02%) Red Hat
5 13 (4.66%) Rackspace
5 13 (4.66%) Splunk
6 12 (4.30%) AppDynamics
6 12 (4.30%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.23%) Cisco
7 9 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
8 7 (2.51%) Google
8 7 (2.51%) HP
8 7 (2.51%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.43%) New Relic
10 3 (1.08%) NetApp
11 2 (0.72%) hybris
11 2 (0.72%) SAP
12 1 (0.36%) Apple
12 1 (0.36%) Brocade
12 1 (0.36%) RightScale
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