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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 822 867 957
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +90
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 94 103 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.093% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.20% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 72 89 36
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +4.16%

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
43121 51782 56066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.20% 46.73% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 41767 45375
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +39 87 £62,500 -10.71% 14
London +36 69 £70,000 - 9
City of London +70 16 £67,500 -5.26% 3
South East +35 5 £25,000 -58.33%
Berkshire - 5 £25,000 -
Reading - 5 £25,000 -
Scotland - 5 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £40,000 -
North East - 3 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £47,500 -
North West - 2 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £47,500 - 4
East of England +32 1 - -
Essex +7 1 - -
Yorkshire +4 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Northern Ireland - 1 £52,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £40,000 -
Liverpool - 1 - - 1
Hayes - 1 £80,000 -
Belfast - 1 £52,500 - 1
County Antrim - 1 £52,500 - 1

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 185 (93.91%) Puppet
2 162 (82.23%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (77.66%) Ansible
4 130 (65.99%) DevOps
5 126 (63.96%) Linux
6 118 (59.90%) Amazon AWS
7 92 (46.70%) Python
8 72 (36.55%) Ruby
9 69 (35.03%) Java
10 63 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (28.93%) VMware
12 52 (26.40%) Jenkins
13 51 (25.89%) PHP
13 51 (25.89%) MySQL
14 50 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 49 (24.87%) Red Hat
15 49 (24.87%) Docker
16 46 (23.35%) CentOS
16 46 (23.35%) Git (software)
17 45 (22.84%) Ubuntu
18 43 (21.83%) Bash Shell
19 41 (20.81%) Nagios
20 40 (20.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 39 (19.80%) Software Engineering
22 38 (19.29%) Amazon EC2
23 37 (18.78%) Web Services
24 36 (18.27%) E-Commerce
25 35 (17.77%) PostgreSQL
25 35 (17.77%) OpenStack
26 34 (17.26%) Salt

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 35 (17.77%) OpenStack
2 21 (10.66%) Apache
3 18 (9.14%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (8.63%) Apache Solr
4 17 (8.63%) Apache Spark
5 14 (7.11%) nginx
6 13 (6.60%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.57%) Apache Pig
8 8 (4.06%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (2.54%) Confluence
10 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.52%) IIS
10 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.02%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.02%) JBoss
11 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.51%) CMS
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (2.54%) MS Office
2 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 118 (59.90%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (19.29%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (12.18%) Route 53
4 21 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (9.64%) IaaS
6 14 (7.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (5.58%) DigitalOcean
8 10 (5.08%) GitHub
9 9 (4.57%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (4.06%) Amazon S3
10 8 (4.06%) Linode
10 8 (4.06%) Sumo Logic
11 7 (3.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (3.55%) SaaS
12 5 (2.54%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (2.54%) CloudFront
12 5 (2.54%) Google Apps
13 4 (2.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (1.52%) Office 365
14 3 (1.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.66%) Internet
2 20 (10.15%) Firewall
3 19 (9.64%) DNS
4 13 (6.60%) HTTP
5 9 (4.57%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (4.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (3.55%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.05%) SAN
9 5 (2.54%) DHCP
9 5 (2.54%) MRTG
9 5 (2.54%) NAS
10 4 (2.03%) LDAP
10 4 (2.03%) SMTP
11 2 (1.02%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.51%) LAN
12 1 (0.51%) SNMP
12 1 (0.51%) SSL
12 1 (0.51%) VLAN
12 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (25.89%) MySQL
2 35 (17.77%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (16.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 32 (16.24%) Hadoop
5 30 (15.23%) MongoDB
6 26 (13.20%) Relational Database
6 26 (13.20%) SQL Server
7 25 (12.69%) NoSQL
8 23 (11.68%) Redis
9 17 (8.63%) Big Data
10 16 (8.12%) HBase
11 11 (5.58%) Apache Hive
11 11 (5.58%) Riak
12 10 (5.08%) DataStax
13 6 (3.05%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (2.54%) GIS
15 3 (1.52%) DataStage
15 3 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
16 2 (1.02%) Impala
16 2 (1.02%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 52 (26.40%) Jenkins
2 46 (23.35%) Git (software)
3 28 (14.21%) Vagrant
4 18 (9.14%) Subversion
5 15 (7.61%) Maven
6 14 (7.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (6.09%) Grunt
8 11 (5.58%) GitLab
8 11 (5.58%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (5.08%) Bitbucket
10 8 (4.06%) JIRA
10 8 (4.06%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.54%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.03%) Travis CI
13 3 (1.52%) Ant
13 3 (1.52%) Hudson
13 3 (1.52%) JMeter
13 3 (1.52%) NeoLoad
13 3 (1.52%) Selenium
13 3 (1.52%) The Grinder
General
1 32 (16.24%) Finance
2 15 (7.61%) Retail
3 7 (3.55%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.55%) Publishing
4 6 (3.05%) Marketing
5 5 (2.54%) Italian Language
5 5 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (45.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (17.26%) AWS DevOps
3 30 (15.23%) AWS Engineer
4 21 (10.66%) Architect
5 19 (9.64%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (9.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 16 (8.12%) Automation Engineer
7 15 (7.61%) Big Data Architect
7 15 (7.61%) Consultant
7 15 (7.61%) Data Architect
7 15 (7.61%) Senior DevOps
7 15 (7.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Developer
9 11 (5.58%) Administrator
9 11 (5.58%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.58%) Operations Manager
10 10 (5.08%) Hadoop Architect
11 9 (4.57%) Cassandra Architect
11 9 (4.57%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.78%) Web Services
2 19 (9.64%) HTML
3 18 (9.14%) AngularJS
3 18 (9.14%) HTML5
4 17 (8.63%) jQuery
4 17 (8.63%) LAMP
4 17 (8.63%) Node.js
5 15 (7.61%) ELK Stack
6 14 (7.11%) LAPP Stack
7 13 (6.60%) CSS
7 13 (6.60%) CSS3
8 9 (4.57%) Spark Streaming
9 5 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.54%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (2.03%) .NET
11 3 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.52%) COM
12 2 (1.02%) Kafka
12 2 (1.02%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.63%) Public Cloud
2 15 (7.61%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.08%) Private Cloud
4 9 (4.57%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.57%) User Experience
5 8 (4.06%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.06%) Replication
6 7 (3.55%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.54%) Blog
8 3 (1.52%) Fintech
8 3 (1.52%) HP Storage
8 3 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 126 (63.96%) Linux
2 46 (23.35%) CentOS
3 45 (22.84%) Ubuntu
4 40 (20.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (17.26%) Windows
6 28 (14.21%) Windows Server
7 18 (9.14%) Debian
8 8 (4.06%) CoreOS
8 8 (4.06%) Unix
9 5 (2.54%) SUSE
10 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.02%) Android
11 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.51%) Solaris
12 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (65.99%) DevOps
2 63 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (19.80%) Software Engineering
4 36 (18.27%) E-Commerce
5 30 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (14.72%) Configuration Management
7 27 (13.71%) ITIL
8 25 (12.69%) Open Source
9 24 (12.18%) Test Automation
10 18 (9.14%) Software Delivery
11 17 (8.63%) Automated Testing
12 14 (7.11%) TDD
13 13 (6.60%) ETL
13 13 (6.60%) Front End Development
13 13 (6.60%) Presales
14 12 (6.09%) Network Design
14 12 (6.09%) Software Architecture
15 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 92 (46.70%) Python
2 72 (36.55%) Ruby
3 69 (35.03%) Java
4 51 (25.89%) PHP
5 43 (21.83%) Bash Shell
6 28 (14.21%) Scala
6 28 (14.21%) SQL
7 25 (12.69%) JavaScript
8 22 (11.17%) C#
9 21 (10.66%) C++
10 20 (10.15%) Perl
11 18 (9.14%) Go
12 11 (5.58%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.54%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.52%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.52%) Jython
14 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.02%) Korn
16 1 (0.51%) AWK
16 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (13.20%) Degree
2 9 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.06%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.54%) CCNA
5 3 (1.52%) CCNP
6 2 (1.02%) RHCE
7 1 (0.51%) RHCA
7 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) SLA
2 5 (2.54%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) DICOM
3 2 (1.02%) HL7
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (24.87%) Docker
3 21 (10.66%) Xen
4 20 (10.15%) VirtualBox
5 14 (7.11%) vSphere
6 12 (6.09%) Hyper-V
7 9 (4.57%) KVM
8 7 (3.55%) HDFS
9 5 (2.54%) RHEV
9 5 (2.54%) Squid
9 5 (2.54%) vCloud
10 4 (2.03%) Varnish
11 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
11 3 (1.52%) XenServer
12 2 (1.02%) QEMU
12 2 (1.02%) Snort
13 1 (0.51%) NFS
13 1 (0.51%) oVirt
13 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 185 (93.91%) Puppet
2 162 (82.23%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (77.66%) Ansible
4 41 (20.81%) Nagios
5 34 (17.26%) Salt
6 30 (15.23%) ZABBIX
7 19 (9.64%) Zenoss
8 18 (9.14%) Kubernetes
9 14 (7.11%) CFEngine
9 14 (7.11%) OpenNMS
10 7 (3.55%) Packer
11 5 (2.54%) Cacti
11 5 (2.54%) Munin
11 5 (2.54%) Pingdom
11 5 (2.54%) SCCM
11 5 (2.54%) SCOM
11 5 (2.54%) vRealize
12 3 (1.52%) Graphite
12 3 (1.52%) Rancher
12 3 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (28.93%) VMware
2 49 (24.87%) Red Hat
3 31 (15.74%) Rackspace
4 29 (14.72%) Oracle
5 27 (13.71%) Google
6 21 (10.66%) Microsoft
7 16 (8.12%) Cisco
8 15 (7.61%) New Relic
9 12 (6.09%) Splunk
10 8 (4.06%) CheckPoint
10 8 (4.06%) F5
10 8 (4.06%) HP
10 8 (4.06%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.54%) Citrix
11 5 (2.54%) IBM
12 4 (2.03%) AppDynamics
13 3 (1.52%) Dell
13 3 (1.52%) Dynatrace
13 3 (1.52%) WSO2
14 2 (1.02%) SAP
Corsham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
LIVERPOOL
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £32-£37000 PER YEAR
Posted: 22 days ago