The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SaltStack products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaltStack over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SaltStack.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SaltStack
Rank 818 853 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 62 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.024% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.050% -
Number of salaries quoted 51 19 0
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52922 51507 53578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43371 41141 45089
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SaltStack
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaltStack within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SaltStack Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SaltStack
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaltStack within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Trend in the UK

SaltStack
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaltStack over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Histogram in the UK

SaltStack
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaltStack within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
England +30 54 £65,000 +36.84% 2
London +16 44 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Essex - 7 - -
East of England - 7 - -
City of London +7 2 £120,000 +166.66% 1
South East - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire 0 1 £60,000 -
Leeds -5 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -18 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 -

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SaltStack 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 SaltStack.

1 107 (93.86%) Linux
1 107 (93.86%) Puppet
2 101 (88.60%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (79.82%) DevOps
4 78 (68.42%) Python
5 64 (56.14%) Git (software)
6 63 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (53.51%) Ruby
7 61 (53.51%) Ansible
8 55 (48.25%) Salt
9 54 (47.37%) Java
10 52 (45.61%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (42.11%) Perl
11 48 (42.11%) OpenStack
11 48 (42.11%) Jenkins
12 42 (36.84%) Windows
13 38 (33.33%) Bash Shell
14 37 (32.46%) UNIX
14 37 (32.46%) Configuration Management
15 35 (30.70%) Amazon AWS
16 32 (28.07%) NoSQL
17 31 (27.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 31 (27.19%) Cloud Computing
18 30 (26.32%) Tomcat
19 29 (25.44%) Ubuntu
19 29 (25.44%) Vagrant
20 26 (22.81%) VMware
20 26 (22.81%) Subversion
21 25 (21.93%) Maven
21 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure

SaltStack
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SaltStack 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 SaltStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (42.11%) OpenStack
2 30 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 25 (21.93%) nginx
4 23 (20.18%) Apache
5 15 (13.16%) Confluence
6 12 (10.53%) Node.js
7 11 (9.65%) JBoss
8 10 (8.77%) WebLogic
8 10 (8.77%) IIS
8 10 (8.77%) WebSphere
8 10 (8.77%) GlassFish
9 9 (7.89%) MediaWiki
9 9 (7.89%) TWiki
10 1 (0.88%) Tornado
10 1 (0.88%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (30.70%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (27.19%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (11.40%) GitHub
4 10 (8.77%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.63%) PaaS
6 1 (0.88%) Office 365
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 16 (14.04%) BIG-IP
3 15 (13.16%) Network Security
4 14 (12.28%) DNS
5 5 (4.39%) SNMP
6 4 (3.51%) Firewall
7 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.07%) NoSQL
2 24 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 23 (20.18%) MySQL
4 20 (17.54%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (17.54%) Redis
5 14 (12.28%) Relational Database
6 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.39%) Big Data
8 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 64 (56.14%) Git (software)
2 48 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 26 (22.81%) Subversion
4 25 (21.93%) Maven
5 24 (21.05%) TeamCity
6 22 (19.30%) Artifactory
7 15 (13.16%) JIRA
8 12 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (10.53%) Mercurial
9 10 (8.77%) Gerrit
10 9 (7.89%) MSBuild
10 9 (7.89%) Gradle
10 9 (7.89%) Hudson
10 9 (7.89%) GitLab
10 9 (7.89%) Bugzilla
10 9 (7.89%) Ant
11 6 (5.26%) Juju
12 1 (0.88%) JUnit
General
1 13 (11.40%) Finance
1 13 (11.40%) Front Office
2 4 (3.51%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Korean Language
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Publishing
3 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (38.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (18.42%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (11.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (11.40%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Build Engineer
7 8 (7.02%) Administrator
8 7 (6.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Python Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
10 2 (1.75%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (1.75%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 2 (1.75%) UNIX Administrator
11 1 (0.88%) Architect
11 1 (0.88%) Junior
11 1 (0.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.91%) HTML
2 15 (13.16%) Web Services
3 14 (12.28%) HTML5
4 10 (8.77%) Django
5 6 (5.26%) XML
5 6 (5.26%) JSON
5 6 (5.26%) RESTful
6 4 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.51%) Backbone.js
7 3 (2.63%) Sass
7 3 (2.63%) CSS
8 1 (0.88%) jQuery
8 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.88%) Spring
8 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.88%) Ember.js
8 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.88%) Memcached
8 1 (0.88%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 9 (7.89%) Open Source
2 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.26%) Clustering
3 6 (5.26%) IPTV
4 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.88%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 107 (93.86%) Linux
2 42 (36.84%) Windows
3 37 (32.46%) UNIX
4 31 (27.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (25.44%) Ubuntu
6 13 (11.40%) CentOS
7 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.26%) SUSE
9 5 (4.39%) Fedora
10 3 (2.63%) OS/2
11 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (79.82%) DevOps
2 63 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (45.61%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (32.46%) Configuration Management
5 24 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 20 (17.54%) OO
7 19 (16.67%) OOP
8 14 (12.28%) Scrum
9 11 (9.65%) Kanban
10 10 (8.77%) Load Balancing
10 10 (8.77%) ITIL
11 9 (7.89%) Workflow
11 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
12 8 (7.02%) Customer Insight
12 8 (7.02%) Analytics
13 7 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (5.26%) Performance Testing
15 5 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
16 2 (1.75%) High Availability
16 2 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 78 (68.42%) Python
2 61 (53.51%) Ruby
3 54 (47.37%) Java
4 48 (42.11%) Perl
5 38 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.40%) SQL
7 10 (8.77%) Korn
7 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
8 9 (7.89%) Groovy
8 9 (7.89%) PHP
8 9 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.63%) Scala
11 2 (1.75%) C
11 2 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.04%) vSphere
3 12 (10.53%) KVM
4 10 (8.77%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.77%) vCloud
5 6 (5.26%) Xen
5 6 (5.26%) Ceph
5 6 (5.26%) Varnish
6 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 107 (93.86%) Puppet
2 101 (88.60%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (53.51%) Ansible
4 55 (48.25%) Salt
5 29 (25.44%) Vagrant
6 24 (21.05%) Graphite
7 20 (17.54%) logstash
8 19 (16.67%) Nagios
9 16 (14.04%) collectd
9 16 (14.04%) StatsD
10 14 (12.28%) ZABBIX
11 6 (5.26%) HAProxy
12 4 (3.51%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 26 (22.81%) VMware
2 24 (21.05%) Rackspace
3 23 (20.18%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.77%) F5
4 10 (8.77%) Oracle
4 10 (8.77%) IBM
5 9 (7.89%) New Relic
6 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
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