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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SaltStack
UK
Rank 744 851 897
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +46
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 105 88 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.088% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 93 76 47
Median salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,250 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
37069 45453 50398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.93% 45.47% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29921 37212 41375
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 January 2017 within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Histogram in the UK

SaltStack
Top 17 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 20 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
England +100 102 £60,000 +2.12% 9
London +106 88 £60,000 -7.69% 5
City of London +21 9 £65,000 -25.71%
North West -24 5 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Manchester -29 4 £42,500 -22.72% 2
South East +69 3 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Surrey - 3 £67,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +23 2 £55,000 -
Leeds +17 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +14 2 £55,000 +10.00%
South West +11 1 £72,500 +26.08% 1
Merseyside -7 1 £72,500 +107.14%
Liverpool -7 1 £72,500 +107.14%
Somerset - 1 £72,500 -
Street - 1 £72,500 -
Salford - 1 £40,000 -

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 190 (92.23%) Puppet
2 171 (83.01%) Linux
3 150 (72.82%) Ansible
4 145 (70.39%) Opscode Chef
5 134 (65.05%) DevOps
6 118 (57.28%) Amazon AWS
7 108 (52.43%) Python
8 88 (42.72%) Bash Shell
8 88 (42.72%) Docker
9 82 (39.81%) Configuration Management
10 73 (35.44%) Git (software)
11 72 (34.95%) Jenkins
12 64 (31.07%) VMware
13 63 (30.58%) Nagios
14 59 (28.64%) Salt
15 56 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (25.24%) Microsoft Azure
17 50 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 48 (23.30%) Unix
19 46 (22.33%) TCP/IP
20 43 (20.87%) Perl
20 43 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (19.90%) Subversion
22 39 (18.93%) Firewall
22 39 (18.93%) ZABBIX
23 36 (17.48%) Ruby
23 36 (17.48%) Java
23 36 (17.48%) Kubernetes
24 35 (16.99%) MySQL
24 35 (16.99%) Windows

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 26 (12.62%) Apache
1 26 (12.62%) Elasticsearch
1 26 (12.62%) OpenStack
2 23 (11.17%) nginx
3 15 (7.28%) Apache Solr
4 11 (5.34%) Apache Spark
4 11 (5.34%) IIS
5 10 (4.85%) lighttpd
6 8 (3.88%) Apache Pig
6 8 (3.88%) CloudStack
7 5 (2.43%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (2.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.97%) Confluence
10 1 (0.49%) CMS
10 1 (0.49%) Drupal
10 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 118 (57.28%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (25.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.25%) IaaS
4 14 (6.80%) IBM Cloud
5 13 (6.31%) Slack
6 12 (5.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (5.34%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (5.34%) Amazon S3
8 10 (4.85%) SoftLayer
9 9 (4.37%) GitHub
10 7 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (3.40%) SaaS
10 7 (3.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (2.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (2.43%) Heroku
12 4 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.94%) Bluemix
12 4 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.94%) DigitalOcean
13 3 (1.46%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 46 (22.33%) TCP/IP
2 39 (18.93%) Firewall
3 21 (10.19%) DNS
4 20 (9.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (6.80%) SSL
6 13 (6.31%) SNMP
7 12 (5.83%) VLAN
8 10 (4.85%) Internet
9 7 (3.40%) LAN
9 7 (3.40%) WAN
10 6 (2.91%) BGP
10 6 (2.91%) HSRP
10 6 (2.91%) VPN
11 5 (2.43%) HTTP
12 2 (0.97%) DHCP
12 2 (0.97%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.49%) NAS
13 1 (0.49%) OpenVPN
13 1 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.99%) MySQL
2 30 (14.56%) Hadoop
3 26 (12.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (11.65%) Big Data
4 24 (11.65%) MongoDB
5 19 (9.22%) NoSQL
6 15 (7.28%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.34%) HBase
8 9 (4.37%) Riak
9 8 (3.88%) Apache Hive
9 8 (3.88%) DataStax
10 7 (3.40%) Redis
10 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (2.43%) SQL Server
13 4 (1.94%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
15 1 (0.49%) IBM InfoSphere
15 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (35.44%) Git (software)
2 72 (34.95%) Jenkins
3 41 (19.90%) Subversion
4 30 (14.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 30 (14.56%) Vagrant
5 27 (13.11%) Selenium
6 23 (11.17%) Maven
7 22 (10.68%) TeamCity
8 19 (9.22%) JIRA
9 18 (8.74%) Hudson
9 18 (8.74%) Travis CI
10 13 (6.31%) AnthillPro
10 13 (6.31%) CruiseControl
10 13 (6.31%) HP UFT
10 13 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.94%) Ant
11 4 (1.94%) GoCD
12 3 (1.46%) Cobertura
12 3 (1.46%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.46%) Protractor
General
1 22 (10.68%) Finance
2 11 (5.34%) Banking
2 11 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.46%) Publishing
6 2 (0.97%) Advertising
6 2 (0.97%) Electronics
6 2 (0.97%) Games
6 2 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (37.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (24.76%) Linux Engineer
3 25 (12.14%) Architect
3 25 (12.14%) Systems Engineer
4 23 (11.17%) Administrator
4 23 (11.17%) Consultant
5 22 (10.68%) DevOps Consultant
6 20 (9.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 20 (9.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 19 (9.22%) NOC Engineer
8 17 (8.25%) Senior DevOps
8 17 (8.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 17 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (7.77%) Linux Administrator
10 15 (7.28%) Big Data Architect
10 15 (7.28%) Data Architect
10 15 (7.28%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 14 (6.80%) AWS DevOps
11 14 (6.80%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 13 (6.31%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.19%) Web Services
2 20 (9.71%) LAMP
3 11 (5.34%) Node.js
4 9 (4.37%) LAPP Stack
4 9 (4.37%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (3.88%) ELK Stack
5 8 (3.88%) Spark Streaming
6 7 (3.40%) CSS
6 7 (3.40%) HTML
6 7 (3.40%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (3.40%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (2.91%) CSS3
7 6 (2.91%) HTML5
7 6 (2.91%) SOAP
8 5 (2.43%) .NET
8 5 (2.43%) Sensu
9 4 (1.94%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.94%) RESTful
9 4 (1.94%) Sphinx
9 4 (1.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.34%) Mathematics
3 6 (2.91%) Online Gambling
4 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.43%) iPad
4 5 (2.43%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.94%) Blockchain
5 4 (1.94%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.94%) Statistics
6 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.46%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.46%) Replication
7 2 (0.97%) EMC VNX
7 2 (0.97%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.97%) PKI
7 2 (0.97%) Xbox
8 1 (0.49%) Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 171 (83.01%) Linux
2 48 (23.30%) Unix
3 35 (16.99%) Windows
4 24 (11.65%) Debian
5 21 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (7.28%) CentOS
7 11 (5.34%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.37%) Solaris
8 9 (4.37%) Windows Server
9 6 (2.91%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (65.05%) DevOps
2 82 (39.81%) Configuration Management
3 56 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (15.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 28 (13.59%) Load Balancing
7 26 (12.62%) Open Source
8 25 (12.14%) Server Hardening
9 24 (11.65%) High Availability
10 20 (9.71%) Continuous Deployment
11 18 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (8.25%) SDLC
13 15 (7.28%) ETL
14 14 (6.80%) Scrum
15 13 (6.31%) Business Development
16 12 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (4.85%) Migration
17 10 (4.85%) Software Engineering
17 10 (4.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 108 (52.43%) Python
2 88 (42.72%) Bash Shell
3 43 (20.87%) Perl
4 36 (17.48%) Java
4 36 (17.48%) Ruby
5 24 (11.65%) Scala
6 18 (8.74%) SQL
7 17 (8.25%) PHP
8 14 (6.80%) Go
9 13 (6.31%) PowerShell
10 11 (5.34%) JavaScript
11 10 (4.85%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.91%) C#
13 3 (1.46%) C++
14 2 (0.97%) C
14 2 (0.97%) Erlang
15 1 (0.49%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.49%) Jython
15 1 (0.49%) Lua
Qualifications
1 18 (8.74%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.31%) Degree
3 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.91%) SLA
2 4 (1.94%) GCP
2 4 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 88 (42.72%) Docker
2 50 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (15.05%) Xen
4 28 (13.59%) QEMU
5 6 (2.91%) VirtualBox
6 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.43%) Varnish
7 4 (1.94%) vSphere
8 3 (1.46%) HDFS
8 3 (1.46%) NFS
8 3 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.46%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.97%) pfSense
10 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.49%) etcd
10 1 (0.49%) KVM
10 1 (0.49%) Postfix
10 1 (0.49%) qmail
Systems Management
1 190 (92.23%) Puppet
2 150 (72.82%) Ansible
3 145 (70.39%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (30.58%) Nagios
5 59 (28.64%) Salt
6 39 (18.93%) ZABBIX
7 36 (17.48%) Kubernetes
8 24 (11.65%) Graphite
9 23 (11.17%) Mesos
10 17 (8.25%) HAProxy
11 13 (6.31%) CA Service Virtualization
12 8 (3.88%) Terraform
13 7 (3.40%) Rancher
13 7 (3.40%) rkt
14 6 (2.91%) Cacti
14 6 (2.91%) logstash
15 4 (1.94%) Graylog
15 4 (1.94%) Zenoss
16 2 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
16 2 (0.97%) Iperf
Vendors
1 64 (31.07%) VMware
2 28 (13.59%) Red Hat
3 19 (9.22%) Google
4 14 (6.80%) IBM
4 14 (6.80%) Microsoft
5 13 (6.31%) AppDynamics
5 13 (6.31%) CA
5 13 (6.31%) Rackspace
6 11 (5.34%) New Relic
7 9 (4.37%) Oracle
8 8 (3.88%) Cisco
9 7 (3.40%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.43%) Splunk
11 3 (1.46%) Adobe
11 3 (1.46%) hybris
12 2 (0.97%) Dell
12 2 (0.97%) EMC
12 2 (0.97%) HP
12 2 (0.97%) Isilon
12 2 (0.97%) Veritas
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