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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 834 825 929
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +104
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 81 131 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.12% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.26% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 56 109 44
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +18.18%

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
42295 50020 54744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.92% 45.81% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34355 40821 43318
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 £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 August 2016 within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Histogram in the UK

SaltStack
Top 26 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 August 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 0 75 £62,500 -3.84% 12
London +6 61 £67,500 -3.57% 8
South West - 8 £35,000 - 2
Bristol - 6 £35,000 - 1
Scotland - 6 £60,000 -
Hayes - 3 £80,000 -
Hackney - 3 - -
City of London +50 2 £65,000 -10.34%
South East +16 2 £25,000 -58.33%
Reading - 2 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £25,000 -
North West +14 1 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Yorkshire +11 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Manchester +7 1 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Somerset - 1 £47,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £75,000 -
Bath - 1 £47,500 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £60,000 -
Corsham - 1 £65,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £75,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 - 1
North East - 1 £45,000 - 1

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 166 (91.21%) Puppet
2 152 (83.52%) Opscode Chef
3 146 (80.22%) Ansible
4 117 (64.29%) Linux
5 112 (61.54%) DevOps
6 105 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
7 89 (48.90%) Python
8 62 (34.07%) Java
8 62 (34.07%) Ruby
9 54 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (29.67%) VMware
10 52 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 51 (28.02%) Docker
12 50 (27.47%) Jenkins
13 48 (26.37%) MySQL
14 47 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (24.18%) Hadoop
15 44 (24.18%) Red Hat
15 44 (24.18%) Configuration Management
15 44 (24.18%) Apache Cassandra
16 43 (23.63%) Bash Shell
17 41 (22.53%) Nagios
18 39 (21.43%) PHP
18 39 (21.43%) Ubuntu
18 39 (21.43%) Salt
19 36 (19.78%) Amazon EC2
20 35 (19.23%) Scala
20 35 (19.23%) Software Engineering
20 35 (19.23%) Windows
20 35 (19.23%) MongoDB

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 30 (16.48%) OpenStack
2 25 (13.74%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (13.19%) Apache Spark
4 23 (12.64%) Apache Solr
5 20 (10.99%) Apache
6 15 (8.24%) Apache Pig
7 11 (6.04%) nginx
8 9 (4.95%) Tomcat
9 8 (4.40%) IIS
10 7 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (2.20%) JBoss
12 3 (1.65%) Confluence
12 3 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (1.65%) MS Exchange
13 2 (1.10%) GlassFish
13 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
13 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.55%) CMS
14 1 (0.55%) Drupal
14 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.75%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (19.78%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (13.19%) Route 53
4 23 (12.64%) IaaS
5 21 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (9.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (5.49%) Sumo Logic
8 9 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (4.40%) Amazon S3
9 8 (4.40%) DigitalOcean
10 6 (3.30%) SaaS
11 5 (2.75%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (2.75%) Google Apps
12 4 (2.20%) Linode
13 3 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (1.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (1.65%) Office 365
13 3 (1.65%) OpenShift
13 3 (1.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.84%) DNS
2 23 (12.64%) Internet
3 16 (8.79%) HTTP
4 15 (8.24%) Firewall
5 14 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.85%) DHCP
7 6 (3.30%) VPN
8 5 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (2.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (2.75%) SAN
9 4 (2.20%) LDAP
9 4 (2.20%) NAS
9 4 (2.20%) SMTP
10 3 (1.65%) SSL
10 3 (1.65%) tcpdump
11 2 (1.10%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.10%) HSRP
11 2 (1.10%) SNMP
11 2 (1.10%) VLAN
12 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (26.37%) MySQL
2 44 (24.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 44 (24.18%) Hadoop
3 35 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 32 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (16.48%) NoSQL
6 27 (14.84%) Relational Database
7 25 (13.74%) Big Data
8 24 (13.19%) HBase
9 19 (10.44%) Redis
10 15 (8.24%) Apache Hive
10 15 (8.24%) DataStax
11 11 (6.04%) SQL Server
12 9 (4.95%) Riak
13 5 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (2.75%) GIS
14 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.55%) DataStage
15 1 (0.55%) IBM InfoSphere
15 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 50 (27.47%) Jenkins
3 26 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 21 (11.54%) Maven
5 16 (8.79%) Subversion
6 13 (7.14%) Grunt
6 13 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 10 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (4.95%) JIRA
8 9 (4.95%) Travis CI
9 8 (4.40%) GitLab
9 8 (4.40%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.85%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.85%) Selenium
11 6 (3.30%) Hudson
12 5 (2.75%) WebDriver
13 4 (2.20%) Ant
13 4 (2.20%) JMeter
13 4 (2.20%) NeoLoad
13 4 (2.20%) The Grinder
General
1 31 (17.03%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Retail
3 9 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.75%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.75%) Marketing
5 4 (2.20%) Electronics
6 3 (1.65%) Games
6 3 (1.65%) Legal
6 3 (1.65%) Publishing
7 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (14.29%) Architect
3 24 (13.19%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (12.64%) AWS DevOps
4 23 (12.64%) Big Data Architect
4 23 (12.64%) Data Architect
5 21 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) Cassandra Architect
6 15 (8.24%) Hadoop Architect
6 15 (8.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 15 (8.24%) Senior Architect
6 15 (8.24%) Senior DevOps
6 15 (8.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 14 (7.69%) Consultant
8 12 (6.59%) Administrator
8 12 (6.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Senior Data Architect
8 12 (6.59%) Senior Hadoop Architect
9 11 (6.04%) Developer
9 11 (6.04%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.03%) Web Services
2 21 (11.54%) LAMP
3 20 (10.99%) Node.js
4 16 (8.79%) ELK Stack
5 15 (8.24%) AngularJS
5 15 (8.24%) HTML
5 15 (8.24%) Spark Streaming
6 14 (7.69%) HTML5
6 14 (7.69%) jQuery
7 13 (7.14%) CSS
7 13 (7.14%) CSS3
8 11 (6.04%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (2.75%) .NET
10 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.20%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.65%) COM
11 3 (1.65%) XML
12 2 (1.10%) JSON
12 2 (1.10%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.49%) Replication
3 9 (4.95%) Private Cloud
4 8 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.85%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.65%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.65%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.10%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.10%) User Experience
9 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.55%) Blog
9 1 (0.55%) Clustering
9 1 (0.55%) Fintech
9 1 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 117 (64.29%) Linux
2 39 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 35 (19.23%) Windows
4 28 (15.38%) CentOS
5 23 (12.64%) Windows Server
6 21 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (5.49%) CoreOS
7 10 (5.49%) Unix
8 9 (4.95%) Debian
9 5 (2.75%) SUSE
10 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.55%) Solaris
12 1 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (61.54%) DevOps
2 54 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.18%) Configuration Management
4 35 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 34 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (12.09%) Test Automation
7 19 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (10.44%) ETL
7 19 (10.44%) ITIL
7 19 (10.44%) Presales
8 18 (9.89%) Open Source
9 15 (8.24%) Automated Testing
9 15 (8.24%) Business Development
9 15 (8.24%) Data Modelling
9 15 (8.24%) MapReduce
10 14 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
10 14 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 14 (7.69%) Front End Development
11 13 (7.14%) Network Design
11 13 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 89 (48.90%) Python
2 62 (34.07%) Java
2 62 (34.07%) Ruby
3 43 (23.63%) Bash Shell
4 39 (21.43%) PHP
5 35 (19.23%) Scala
6 30 (16.48%) Perl
7 24 (13.19%) C#
8 23 (12.64%) C++
8 23 (12.64%) JavaScript
9 22 (12.09%) SQL
10 19 (10.44%) Go
10 19 (10.44%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.75%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.65%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.10%) Korn
13 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.55%) AWK
14 1 (0.55%) Groovy
14 1 (0.55%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (13.19%) Degree
2 15 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.20%) CCNA
5 3 (1.65%) RHCE
6 1 (0.55%) CCNP
6 1 (0.55%) RHCA
6 1 (0.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) DICOM
2 2 (1.10%) HL7
2 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 51 (28.02%) Docker
2 47 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.79%) Xen
4 15 (8.24%) VirtualBox
5 14 (7.69%) vSphere
6 9 (4.95%) HDFS
6 9 (4.95%) KVM
7 8 (4.40%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.75%) RHEV
8 5 (2.75%) vCloud
9 4 (2.20%) Active Directory
10 3 (1.65%) pfSense
10 3 (1.65%) QEMU
10 3 (1.65%) XenServer
11 2 (1.10%) Snort
11 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.55%) Postfix
12 1 (0.55%) qmail
12 1 (0.55%) Squid
12 1 (0.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 166 (91.21%) Puppet
2 152 (83.52%) Opscode Chef
3 146 (80.22%) Ansible
4 41 (22.53%) Nagios
5 39 (21.43%) Salt
6 27 (14.84%) ZABBIX
7 19 (10.44%) Kubernetes
8 8 (4.40%) Zenoss
9 7 (3.85%) CFEngine
9 7 (3.85%) Graphite
9 7 (3.85%) OpenNMS
9 7 (3.85%) Packer
10 5 (2.75%) Cacti
10 5 (2.75%) SCCM
10 5 (2.75%) SCOM
10 5 (2.75%) vRealize
11 4 (2.20%) Consul
11 4 (2.20%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (2.20%) Rancher
11 4 (2.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (29.67%) VMware
2 44 (24.18%) Red Hat
3 29 (15.93%) Oracle
4 28 (15.38%) Rackspace
5 27 (14.84%) Google
6 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
7 16 (8.79%) Splunk
8 13 (7.14%) New Relic
9 8 (4.40%) ServiceNow
10 7 (3.85%) Cisco
11 6 (3.30%) AppDynamics
11 6 (3.30%) IBM
12 5 (2.75%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.20%) Dynatrace
13 4 (2.20%) HP
14 3 (1.65%) CA
14 3 (1.65%) F5
14 3 (1.65%) RightScale
14 3 (1.65%) WSO2
15 2 (1.10%) SAP
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
East London
Fitch Learning
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago