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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salt
Rank 499 597 624
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +27
Permanent jobs citing Salt 130 62 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.13% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.74% 1.88% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 121 47 3
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £57,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +109.09%
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
3474 3290 2834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.80% 6.68% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 2714 2276
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +43 14 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £48,750 -
Salt
England

Salt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 220 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 206 (93.64%) Puppet
3 175 (79.55%) DevOps
4 174 (79.09%) Linux
5 120 (54.55%) Java
5 120 (54.55%) Python
6 117 (53.18%) Ruby
7 114 (51.82%) Ansible
8 106 (48.18%) Amazon AWS
9 101 (45.91%) Jenkins
10 92 (41.82%) Configuration Management
11 91 (41.36%) Git (software)
12 89 (40.45%) Bash Shell
13 85 (38.64%) PHP
14 72 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
15 66 (30.00%) Perl
16 61 (27.73%) E-Commerce
17 56 (25.45%) Ubuntu
18 54 (24.55%) Apache
18 54 (24.55%) Nagios
19 52 (23.64%) Apache Cassandra
19 52 (23.64%) OpenStack
20 50 (22.73%) NoSQL
21 48 (21.82%) Subversion
22 47 (21.36%) MySQL
23 45 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
23 45 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
24 44 (20.00%) ZABBIX
25 39 (17.73%) SaltStack
25 39 (17.73%) VMware

Salt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 54 (24.55%) Apache
2 52 (23.64%) OpenStack
3 38 (17.27%) nginx
4 22 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 18 (8.18%) Drupal
6 15 (6.82%) Confluence
6 15 (6.82%) MediaWiki
7 11 (5.00%) WordPress
8 10 (4.55%) Node.js
8 10 (4.55%) TWiki
9 9 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (3.64%) CMS
11 6 (2.73%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.36%) IIS
13 1 (0.45%) JBoss
13 1 (0.45%) Lightstreamer
13 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.91%) MS Project
1 2 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 106 (48.18%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (13.64%) SoftLayer
2 30 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 28 (12.73%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (7.27%) Route 53
5 9 (4.09%) IaaS
6 8 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.73%) Sumo Logic
7 6 (2.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.36%) Heroku
8 3 (1.36%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.73%) DNS
2 20 (9.09%) Firewall
3 15 (6.82%) LAN
3 15 (6.82%) WAN
4 13 (5.91%) VPN
5 12 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (5.00%) SAN
7 10 (4.55%) HTTP
8 9 (4.09%) SSL
9 8 (3.64%) VLAN
9 8 (3.64%) Network Security
10 7 (3.18%) Internet
10 7 (3.18%) LDAP
10 7 (3.18%) TCP/IP
11 5 (2.27%) OSPF
11 5 (2.27%) BGP
11 5 (2.27%) EIGRP
11 5 (2.27%) IPv6
11 5 (2.27%) IPsec
12 2 (0.91%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 50 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 47 (21.36%) MySQL
4 45 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (15.45%) MongoDB
6 32 (14.55%) Big Data
7 29 (13.18%) Redis
8 28 (12.73%) Hadoop
9 18 (8.18%) SQL Server
10 13 (5.91%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.73%) HBase
12 3 (1.36%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 101 (45.91%) Jenkins
2 91 (41.36%) Git (software)
3 48 (21.82%) Subversion
4 37 (16.82%) Maven
4 37 (16.82%) JIRA
5 26 (11.82%) Hudson
6 21 (9.55%) Gradle
7 16 (7.27%) JUnit
8 15 (6.82%) Ant
9 12 (5.45%) Selenium
9 12 (5.45%) TestNG
10 11 (5.00%) Mercurial
10 11 (5.00%) Log4j
10 11 (5.00%) Bitbucket
11 10 (4.55%) Artifactory
11 10 (4.55%) GitLab
11 10 (4.55%) TeamCity
11 10 (4.55%) Gerrit
11 10 (4.55%) MSBuild
11 10 (4.55%) Bugzilla
General
1 32 (14.55%) Finance
2 8 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 6 (2.73%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.73%) Law
4 5 (2.27%) Banking
4 5 (2.27%) Retail
5 4 (1.82%) Games
6 3 (1.36%) Advertising
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) French Language
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 82 (37.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 34 (15.45%) Systems Administrator
3 34 (15.45%) Administrator
4 27 (12.27%) Systems Engineer
5 26 (11.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 26 (11.82%) Linux Administrator
6 19 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
6 19 (8.64%) Architect
7 16 (7.27%) Developer
7 16 (7.27%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.82%) AWS Architect
9 10 (4.55%) Build Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (2.73%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.73%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (2.73%) AWS Engineer
13 5 (2.27%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.55%) Web Services
2 30 (13.64%) LAMP
3 19 (8.64%) HTML
3 19 (8.64%) CSS
3 19 (8.64%) jQuery
4 15 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
5 14 (6.36%) Resque
6 12 (5.45%) Spring
6 12 (5.45%) .NET
7 11 (5.00%) JSP
7 11 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (5.00%) XML
7 11 (5.00%) Middleware
7 11 (5.00%) Ajax
7 11 (5.00%) Java EE
7 11 (5.00%) RESTful
7 11 (5.00%) JSTL
8 9 (4.09%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.09%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (4.09%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.82%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.00%) Open Source
3 9 (4.09%) Replication
4 6 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.27%) Wiki
6 3 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.91%) Derivative
7 2 (0.91%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.45%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 174 (79.09%) Linux
2 56 (25.45%) Ubuntu
3 38 (17.27%) UNIX
4 27 (12.27%) Windows
5 23 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (7.73%) Debian
7 16 (7.27%) CentOS
8 11 (5.00%) Android
8 11 (5.00%) openSUSE
9 8 (3.64%) CoreOS
10 5 (2.27%) Solaris
10 5 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (79.55%) DevOps
2 92 (41.82%) Configuration Management
3 72 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (27.73%) E-Commerce
5 45 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (11.36%) TDD
7 19 (8.64%) Software Engineering
7 19 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (7.73%) Scrum
9 15 (6.82%) OO
9 15 (6.82%) Project Management
10 13 (5.91%) BDD
10 13 (5.91%) Build Automation
11 11 (5.00%) Auto-Scaling
11 11 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 11 (5.00%) Resource Management
12 10 (4.55%) ITIL
12 10 (4.55%) High Availability
13 9 (4.09%) CRM
13 9 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 120 (54.55%) Java
1 120 (54.55%) Python
2 117 (53.18%) Ruby
3 89 (40.45%) Bash Shell
4 85 (38.64%) PHP
5 66 (30.00%) Perl
6 29 (13.18%) SQL
7 20 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 19 (8.64%) C#
9 17 (7.73%) Scala
10 13 (5.91%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.00%) Groovy
11 11 (5.00%) C
12 9 (4.09%) C++
12 9 (4.09%) Go
13 6 (2.73%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.27%) Tcl
15 2 (0.91%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 33 (15.00%) Degree
2 20 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.55%) CCNP
3 10 (4.55%) CCNA
4 6 (2.73%) CCIE
5 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.09%) QA
2 8 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (16.36%) Docker
2 33 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.73%) Varnish
4 9 (4.09%) Xen
5 8 (3.64%) VirtualBox
6 7 (3.18%) KVM
6 7 (3.18%) Postfix
7 6 (2.73%) HDFS
8 5 (2.27%) iptables
8 5 (2.27%) XenServer
8 5 (2.27%) Samba
9 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.91%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.91%) Squid
11 1 (0.45%) NFS
11 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 220 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 206 (93.64%) Puppet
3 114 (51.82%) Ansible
4 54 (24.55%) Nagios
5 44 (20.00%) ZABBIX
6 30 (13.64%) Ganglia
6 30 (13.64%) Graphite
7 20 (9.09%) Vagrant
8 8 (3.64%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.82%) OpenView
9 4 (1.82%) Capistrano
10 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (1.36%) Munin
10 3 (1.36%) Cacti
10 3 (1.36%) logstash
10 3 (1.36%) Kibana
11 2 (0.91%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.45%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 39 (17.73%) VMware
1 39 (17.73%) SaltStack
2 38 (17.27%) Oracle
3 25 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 15 (6.82%) Rackspace
4 15 (6.82%) Cisco
5 11 (5.00%) Splunk
6 8 (3.64%) New Relic
6 8 (3.64%) Reuters
6 8 (3.64%) Google
7 5 (2.27%) Sybase
7 5 (2.27%) Citrix
7 5 (2.27%) Perforce
7 5 (2.27%) F5
8 4 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.36%) Juniper
9 3 (1.36%) NetApp
9 3 (1.36%) HP
9 3 (1.36%) Brocade
10 2 (0.91%) AppDynamics
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago