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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 829 913 948
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +35
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 108 61 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.055% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 88 54 40
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +4.34%

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
46584 51823 55661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.43% 46.94% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38078 41458 44670
Median 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 £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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Histogram in the UK

SaltStack
Top 29 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 5 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 +75 106 £65,000 +8.33% 13
London +41 77 £70,000 +16.66% 8
City of London +53 19 £72,500 +11.53% 4
Tyne and Wear - 9 £40,000 - 1
North East - 9 £40,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £40,000 - 1
North West - 7 £43,750 - 2
Hammersmith - 5 £65,000 -
Manchester - 4 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £36,000 -
South East - 3 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £32,500 -
Liverpool - 3 £32,500 -
East of England +3 2 - - 1
Essex +2 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £65,000 -
Fareham - 2 £65,000 -
Leeds - 2 £40,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Barnsley - 1 £25,000 -
Belfast - 1 £52,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £52,500 - 1
South West - 1 £47,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £52,500 - 1

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 190 (95.96%) Puppet
2 170 (85.86%) Opscode Chef
3 140 (70.71%) Ansible
4 139 (70.20%) DevOps
5 122 (61.62%) Linux
6 119 (60.10%) Amazon AWS
7 89 (44.95%) Python
8 66 (33.33%) Java
9 64 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (29.80%) Jenkins
11 57 (28.79%) Ruby
12 53 (26.77%) CentOS
12 53 (26.77%) PHP
13 51 (25.76%) E-Commerce
14 49 (24.75%) VMware
15 48 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 47 (23.74%) Bash Shell
17 46 (23.23%) Red Hat
18 44 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 44 (22.22%) Ubuntu
19 41 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (20.71%) MySQL
20 40 (20.20%) Git (software)
21 39 (19.70%) Docker
22 36 (18.18%) Configuration Management
23 34 (17.17%) Amazon EC2
23 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
24 33 (16.67%) Nagios
25 31 (15.66%) Windows
26 30 (15.15%) Hadoop

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 27 (13.64%) OpenStack
2 20 (10.10%) Apache
3 18 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 17 (8.59%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (7.07%) Tomcat
6 13 (6.57%) Apache Spark
6 13 (6.57%) nginx
7 10 (5.05%) Node.js
8 8 (4.04%) Apache Pig
8 8 (4.04%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (3.03%) Confluence
10 3 (1.52%) IIS
11 2 (1.01%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.01%) JBoss
11 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.51%) CMS
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 119 (60.10%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (17.17%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (10.10%) Route 53
4 18 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (7.07%) Amazon S3
6 11 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
6 11 (5.56%) GitHub
6 11 (5.56%) IaaS
7 8 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (4.04%) Linode
8 7 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (2.53%) CloudFront
10 5 (2.53%) Heroku
10 5 (2.53%) SaaS
11 4 (2.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (2.02%) Datadog
11 4 (2.02%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.60%) Firewall
1 19 (9.60%) Internet
2 16 (8.08%) DNS
3 9 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (4.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (4.04%) HTTP
5 7 (3.54%) SMTP
6 6 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.53%) LDAP
7 5 (2.53%) MRTG
7 5 (2.53%) NAS
7 5 (2.53%) SAN
7 5 (2.53%) SSH
7 5 (2.53%) SSL
8 4 (2.02%) SMS
9 2 (1.01%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.01%) DHCP
10 1 (0.51%) HSRP
10 1 (0.51%) VLAN
10 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.71%) MySQL
2 30 (15.15%) Hadoop
2 30 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 28 (14.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 28 (14.14%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (13.13%) SQL Server
5 25 (12.63%) Big Data
6 24 (12.12%) MongoDB
7 19 (9.60%) Redis
8 14 (7.07%) Relational Database
9 13 (6.57%) Riak
10 12 (6.06%) HBase
11 11 (5.56%) Apache Hive
12 9 (4.55%) DataStax
13 8 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (3.54%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (1.52%) DataStage
15 3 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
15 3 (1.52%) Impala
15 3 (1.52%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 59 (29.80%) Jenkins
2 40 (20.20%) Git (software)
3 24 (12.12%) Vagrant
4 20 (10.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (9.09%) Subversion
6 10 (5.05%) JIRA
7 9 (4.55%) GitLab
8 8 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (3.54%) Maven
10 5 (2.53%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.53%) Grunt
10 5 (2.53%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.02%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.52%) JMeter
12 3 (1.52%) NeoLoad
12 3 (1.52%) The Grinder
13 2 (1.01%) Ant
13 2 (1.01%) Hudson
14 1 (0.51%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.51%) CruiseControl
General
1 27 (13.64%) Finance
2 18 (9.09%) Retail
3 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.54%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.54%) Publishing
5 6 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (46.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 28 (14.14%) Architect
3 28 (14.14%) Automation Engineer
4 21 (10.61%) Big Data Architect
4 21 (10.61%) Data Architect
5 18 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 17 (8.59%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (7.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.57%) Developer
8 13 (6.57%) Hadoop Architect
9 12 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.56%) Consultant
10 11 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) Operations Manager
11 10 (5.05%) Administrator
12 9 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
13 8 (4.04%) Cassandra Architect
13 8 (4.04%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.65%) Web Services
2 12 (6.06%) HTML
2 12 (6.06%) LAMP
3 11 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 11 (5.56%) ELK Stack
3 11 (5.56%) HTML5
3 11 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
4 10 (5.05%) jQuery
5 9 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (4.04%) Spark Streaming
7 6 (3.03%) CSS
7 6 (3.03%) CSS3
7 6 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (2.02%) .NET
8 4 (2.02%) Symfony
8 4 (2.02%) WebSockets
9 3 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.52%) COM
10 2 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.09%) User Experience
2 17 (8.59%) Public Cloud
3 16 (8.08%) Mathematics
4 15 (7.58%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.55%) Private Cloud
5 9 (4.55%) Replication
6 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.53%) Blog
8 4 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.02%) PKI
9 3 (1.52%) Fintech
9 3 (1.52%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.01%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 122 (61.62%) Linux
2 53 (26.77%) CentOS
3 48 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 31 (15.66%) Windows
6 26 (13.13%) Windows Server
7 25 (12.63%) Debian
8 19 (9.60%) Unix
9 4 (2.02%) CoreOS
9 4 (2.02%) SUSE
10 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.01%) Android
11 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.51%) Solaris
12 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (70.20%) DevOps
2 64 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.76%) E-Commerce
4 41 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 34 (17.17%) Software Engineering
7 22 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 21 (10.61%) ITIL
9 20 (10.10%) ETL
9 20 (10.10%) Open Source
9 20 (10.10%) Test Automation
10 17 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (6.06%) Presales
13 11 (5.56%) Scrum
14 9 (4.55%) Analytics
14 9 (4.55%) Data Engineering
14 9 (4.55%) Risk Management
14 9 (4.55%) Service Management
15 8 (4.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 89 (44.95%) Python
2 66 (33.33%) Java
3 57 (28.79%) Ruby
4 53 (26.77%) PHP
5 47 (23.74%) Bash Shell
6 25 (12.63%) SQL
7 23 (11.62%) Scala
8 16 (8.08%) Perl
9 13 (6.57%) Go
9 13 (6.57%) JavaScript
10 11 (5.56%) C++
11 10 (5.05%) C#
12 5 (2.53%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.52%) Jython
13 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.01%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.01%) C
14 2 (1.01%) Korn
15 1 (0.51%) C-shell
15 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (9.60%) Degree
2 10 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.53%) CCNA
5 3 (1.52%) CCNP
6 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) QA
2 6 (3.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) DICOM
3 2 (1.01%) HL7
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (19.70%) Docker
3 18 (9.09%) Xen
4 16 (8.08%) VirtualBox
5 11 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.56%) vSphere
6 5 (2.53%) KVM
6 5 (2.53%) Squid
6 5 (2.53%) vCloud
7 4 (2.02%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.02%) HDFS
7 4 (2.02%) RHEV
7 4 (2.02%) Varnish
8 3 (1.52%) XenServer
9 2 (1.01%) Snort
10 1 (0.51%) oVirt
10 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 190 (95.96%) Puppet
2 170 (85.86%) Opscode Chef
3 140 (70.71%) Ansible
4 33 (16.67%) Nagios
5 26 (13.13%) Salt
6 22 (11.11%) CFEngine
7 18 (9.09%) ZABBIX
7 18 (9.09%) Zenoss
8 13 (6.57%) OpenNMS
9 11 (5.56%) Kubernetes
10 9 (4.55%) Cacti
11 8 (4.04%) Packer
12 5 (2.53%) Munin
12 5 (2.53%) Pingdom
13 4 (2.02%) Rundeck
13 4 (2.02%) SCCM
13 4 (2.02%) SCOM
13 4 (2.02%) vRealize
14 3 (1.52%) Terraform
15 2 (1.01%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 49 (24.75%) VMware
2 46 (23.23%) Red Hat
3 30 (15.15%) Rackspace
4 18 (9.09%) Oracle
5 16 (8.08%) Cisco
5 16 (8.08%) Google
5 16 (8.08%) New Relic
6 15 (7.58%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.04%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.04%) F5
7 8 (4.04%) HP
8 7 (3.54%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.53%) Citrix
9 5 (2.53%) IBM
10 4 (2.02%) Akamai
10 4 (2.02%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.02%) Percona
10 4 (2.02%) Splunk
11 3 (1.52%) Dell
11 3 (1.52%) Dynatrace
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Health, Season ticket loan,
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Maximise Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago