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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaltStack over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 822 898 958
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +60
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 101 66 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.062% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.13% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 80 58 35
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £86,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 - £57,500

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
44664 50200 55069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.76% 46.97% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36424 40325 44656
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SaltStack
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SaltStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016 within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Histogram in the UK

SaltStack
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaltStack within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +49 99 £70,000 - 17
London +44 78 £70,000 - 14
City of London +55 19 £72,500 +3.57% 1
North West - 5 £47,500 -
Reading - 4 £25,000 -
Manchester - 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £25,000 -
South East - 4 £25,000 -
North East - 3 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £40,000 -
East of England +16 2 - -
Essex +6 2 - -
South West - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £65,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £47,500 -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 - 3
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 3
Liverpool - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £52,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 3
County Antrim - 1 £52,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £52,500 -

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing SaltStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SaltStack.

1 182 (94.30%) Puppet
2 162 (83.94%) Opscode Chef
3 143 (74.09%) Ansible
4 135 (69.95%) DevOps
5 122 (63.21%) Linux
6 118 (61.14%) Amazon AWS
7 85 (44.04%) Python
8 66 (34.20%) Java
9 62 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (32.12%) Ruby
10 61 (31.61%) Jenkins
11 52 (26.94%) VMware
12 51 (26.42%) PHP
13 50 (25.91%) CentOS
14 47 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (23.32%) Ubuntu
15 45 (23.32%) MySQL
15 45 (23.32%) E-Commerce
16 44 (22.80%) Red Hat
16 44 (22.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 43 (22.28%) Bash Shell
17 43 (22.28%) Docker
18 42 (21.76%) Git (software)
19 37 (19.17%) Nagios
20 36 (18.65%) Amazon EC2
21 35 (18.13%) Software Engineering
22 34 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
22 34 (17.62%) Web Services
23 32 (16.58%) Windows
23 32 (16.58%) OpenStack

SaltStack
Top Related IT Skills 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 32 (16.58%) OpenStack
2 20 (10.36%) Apache
3 18 (9.33%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (8.81%) Apache Solr
5 15 (7.77%) Apache Spark
6 14 (7.25%) Tomcat
7 13 (6.74%) nginx
7 13 (6.74%) Node.js
8 8 (4.15%) Apache Pig
8 8 (4.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (3.11%) Confluence
10 3 (1.55%) IIS
11 2 (1.04%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.04%) JBoss
11 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.52%) CMS
12 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) MS Office
1 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 118 (61.14%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (18.65%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (10.88%) Route 53
4 16 (8.29%) IaaS
5 11 (5.70%) Amazon S3
5 11 (5.70%) DigitalOcean
5 11 (5.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (5.18%) GitHub
7 8 (4.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (4.15%) Linode
8 7 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.63%) Sumo Logic
9 6 (3.11%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (3.11%) SaaS
10 5 (2.59%) CloudFront
10 5 (2.59%) Heroku
11 4 (2.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (1.55%) OpenShift
12 3 (1.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.36%) Firewall
1 20 (10.36%) Internet
2 18 (9.33%) DNS
3 12 (6.22%) HTTP
4 9 (4.66%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (4.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (3.11%) SAN
6 6 (3.11%) SMTP
7 5 (2.59%) MRTG
7 5 (2.59%) NAS
7 5 (2.59%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.07%) LDAP
9 3 (1.55%) DHCP
9 3 (1.55%) SSL
10 2 (1.04%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.04%) SMS
10 2 (1.04%) SSH
11 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.52%) VLAN
11 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (23.32%) MySQL
2 31 (16.06%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (15.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 29 (15.03%) Hadoop
5 28 (14.51%) NoSQL
6 26 (13.47%) MongoDB
6 26 (13.47%) SQL Server
7 22 (11.40%) Big Data
7 22 (11.40%) Redis
8 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
9 14 (7.25%) HBase
10 12 (6.22%) Riak
11 10 (5.18%) Apache Hive
12 9 (4.66%) DataStax
13 7 (3.63%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.55%) DataStage
15 3 (1.55%) GIS
15 3 (1.55%) IBM InfoSphere
16 2 (1.04%) Impala
Development Applications
1 61 (31.61%) Jenkins
2 42 (21.76%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.99%) Vagrant
4 18 (9.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (7.25%) Subversion
6 13 (6.74%) Maven
7 10 (5.18%) JIRA
7 10 (5.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (4.15%) GitLab
8 8 (4.15%) Grunt
8 8 (4.15%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.59%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.07%) Travis CI
11 3 (1.55%) Ant
11 3 (1.55%) Hudson
11 3 (1.55%) JMeter
11 3 (1.55%) NeoLoad
11 3 (1.55%) Selenium
11 3 (1.55%) The Grinder
11 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (15.54%) Finance
2 16 (8.29%) Retail
3 7 (3.63%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.63%) Publishing
4 6 (3.11%) Marketing
5 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (47.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (15.54%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (13.47%) Architect
4 23 (11.92%) Automation Engineer
5 19 (9.84%) Big Data Architect
5 19 (9.84%) Data Architect
6 18 (9.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 15 (7.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 14 (7.25%) Consultant
8 14 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (6.22%) Developer
9 12 (6.22%) Hadoop Architect
10 11 (5.70%) Operations Manager
11 10 (5.18%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (4.15%) Administrator
12 8 (4.15%) Cassandra Architect
12 8 (4.15%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (4.15%) Systems Manager
13 7 (3.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (17.62%) Web Services
2 15 (7.77%) ELK Stack
2 15 (7.77%) HTML
3 14 (7.25%) AngularJS
3 14 (7.25%) HTML5
3 14 (7.25%) LAMP
4 13 (6.74%) jQuery
4 13 (6.74%) LAPP Stack
5 9 (4.66%) CSS
5 9 (4.66%) CSS3
6 8 (4.15%) Spark Streaming
7 7 (3.63%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (2.59%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (2.07%) .NET
10 3 (1.55%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.55%) COM
11 2 (1.04%) SAML
11 2 (1.04%) Symfony
11 2 (1.04%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.81%) Public Cloud
2 15 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.74%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.74%) User Experience
4 12 (6.22%) Private Cloud
5 9 (4.66%) Replication
6 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.11%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.59%) Blog
8 5 (2.59%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.55%) Fintech
9 3 (1.55%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.04%) PKI
11 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 122 (63.21%) Linux
2 50 (25.91%) CentOS
3 45 (23.32%) Ubuntu
4 44 (22.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (16.58%) Windows
6 28 (14.51%) Windows Server
7 22 (11.40%) Debian
8 10 (5.18%) Unix
9 7 (3.63%) CoreOS
10 5 (2.59%) SUSE
11 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.04%) Android
12 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.52%) Solaris
13 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (69.95%) DevOps
2 62 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.32%) E-Commerce
4 35 (18.13%) Software Engineering
5 34 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (15.03%) Configuration Management
7 22 (11.40%) ITIL
7 22 (11.40%) Open Source
8 21 (10.88%) Software Delivery
8 21 (10.88%) Test Automation
9 17 (8.81%) ETL
10 13 (6.74%) Automated Testing
10 13 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (6.22%) Presales
12 11 (5.70%) Scrum
13 10 (5.18%) Analytics
13 10 (5.18%) TDD
14 9 (4.66%) Data Engineering
14 9 (4.66%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (44.04%) Python
2 66 (34.20%) Java
3 62 (32.12%) Ruby
4 51 (26.42%) PHP
5 43 (22.28%) Bash Shell
6 26 (13.47%) SQL
7 25 (12.95%) Scala
8 19 (9.84%) JavaScript
9 17 (8.81%) Perl
10 16 (8.29%) C#
10 16 (8.29%) Go
11 15 (7.77%) C++
12 8 (4.15%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.55%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.55%) Jython
13 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.04%) Korn
15 1 (0.52%) AWK
15 1 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (12.95%) Degree
2 8 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.59%) CCNA
4 3 (1.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) SLA
2 5 (2.59%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) DICOM
3 2 (1.04%) HL7
3 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (22.28%) Docker
3 19 (9.84%) VirtualBox
3 19 (9.84%) Xen
4 12 (6.22%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.22%) vSphere
5 7 (3.63%) KVM
6 6 (3.11%) HDFS
7 5 (2.59%) RHEV
7 5 (2.59%) Squid
7 5 (2.59%) vCloud
8 4 (2.07%) Varnish
9 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
9 3 (1.55%) XenServer
10 2 (1.04%) Snort
11 1 (0.52%) NFS
11 1 (0.52%) oVirt
11 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 182 (94.30%) Puppet
2 162 (83.94%) Opscode Chef
3 143 (74.09%) Ansible
4 37 (19.17%) Nagios
5 26 (13.47%) Salt
6 23 (11.92%) ZABBIX
7 20 (10.36%) CFEngine
8 19 (9.84%) Zenoss
9 14 (7.25%) Kubernetes
9 14 (7.25%) OpenNMS
10 7 (3.63%) Cacti
10 7 (3.63%) Packer
11 5 (2.59%) Munin
11 5 (2.59%) Pingdom
11 5 (2.59%) SCCM
11 5 (2.59%) SCOM
11 5 (2.59%) vRealize
12 3 (1.55%) Terraform
13 2 (1.04%) OSSEC
13 2 (1.04%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 52 (26.94%) VMware
2 44 (22.80%) Red Hat
3 32 (16.58%) Rackspace
4 24 (12.44%) Oracle
5 22 (11.40%) Google
6 17 (8.81%) Microsoft
6 17 (8.81%) New Relic
7 16 (8.29%) Cisco
8 10 (5.18%) Splunk
9 8 (4.15%) CheckPoint
9 8 (4.15%) F5
9 8 (4.15%) HP
9 8 (4.15%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.59%) Citrix
10 5 (2.59%) IBM
11 4 (2.07%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.55%) Dell
12 3 (1.55%) Dynatrace
12 3 (1.55%) Percona
12 3 (1.55%) WSO2
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Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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