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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 817 858 932
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +74
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 95 117 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.24% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 66 102 47
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%

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
41523 49766 54178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.58% 45.63% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33440 40824 42856
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Histogram in the UK

SaltStack
Top 30 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 30 September 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 +27 86 £61,250 -5.76% 15
London +31 63 £65,000 - 11
South West - 10 £35,000 - 1
Bristol - 7 £35,000 - 1
Wales - 5 £37,000 - 6
South Wales - 4 £36,500 - 6
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £36,500 - 5
Port Talbot - 4 £36,500 - 5
North West -1 3 £52,500 +40.00% 1
East Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £75,000 -
Hackney - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £75,000 -
City of London +33 2 £65,000 -10.34%
Manchester -5 2 £61,250 +63.33% 1
Hayes - 2 £70,000 -
Bath - 2 £47,500 -
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
Leeds +22 1 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Yorkshire +14 1 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East of England +13 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +10 1 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Merseyside -25 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Liverpool -27 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 -
Corsham - 1 £65,000 -
Witney - 1 £45,000 -
Belfast - 1 £33,500 - 1

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 171 (90.96%) Puppet
2 152 (80.85%) Opscode Chef
3 144 (76.60%) Ansible
4 119 (63.30%) Linux
5 118 (62.77%) DevOps
6 105 (55.85%) Amazon AWS
7 86 (45.74%) Python
8 64 (34.04%) Docker
9 61 (32.45%) Configuration Management
10 58 (30.85%) VMware
11 57 (30.32%) Ruby
11 57 (30.32%) Jenkins
12 56 (29.79%) Java
13 55 (29.26%) Git (software)
14 51 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (25.00%) Bash Shell
16 46 (24.47%) Hadoop
17 44 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 43 (22.87%) MySQL
18 43 (22.87%) Apache Cassandra
19 41 (21.81%) Windows
20 39 (20.74%) Nagios
21 37 (19.68%) Red Hat
21 37 (19.68%) Salt
22 36 (19.15%) Scala
23 34 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
24 33 (17.55%) Finance
24 33 (17.55%) MongoDB
24 33 (17.55%) Elasticsearch
24 33 (17.55%) 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 33 (17.55%) Elasticsearch
1 33 (17.55%) OpenStack
2 25 (13.30%) Apache Solr
3 23 (12.23%) Apache Spark
4 18 (9.57%) Apache
5 17 (9.04%) Apache Pig
6 12 (6.38%) nginx
7 10 (5.32%) IIS
8 6 (3.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (2.66%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.13%) CloudStack
11 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.60%) JBoss
11 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.06%) Confluence
13 1 (0.53%) CMS
13 1 (0.53%) Drupal
13 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 105 (55.85%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (15.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (15.43%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (12.77%) IaaS
5 19 (10.11%) Route 53
6 17 (9.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (4.79%) DigitalOcean
8 8 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (3.72%) Sumo Logic
10 6 (3.19%) Amazon S3
10 6 (3.19%) Slack
11 5 (2.66%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (2.66%) Google Apps
11 5 (2.66%) SaaS
12 4 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (2.13%) Linode
13 2 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.06%) Heroku
13 2 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.17%) DNS
2 16 (8.51%) Internet
3 13 (6.91%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.85%) Firewall
4 11 (5.85%) HTTP
5 6 (3.19%) DHCP
5 6 (3.19%) VPN
6 4 (2.13%) SAN
6 4 (2.13%) SSL
7 3 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.60%) LDAP
7 3 (1.60%) NAS
7 3 (1.60%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.06%) VLAN
9 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.53%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.53%) Network Security
9 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.47%) Hadoop
2 43 (22.87%) Apache Cassandra
2 43 (22.87%) MySQL
3 33 (17.55%) MongoDB
4 30 (15.96%) Big Data
4 30 (15.96%) NoSQL
5 29 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (12.23%) HBase
7 22 (11.70%) Relational Database
8 17 (9.04%) Apache Hive
8 17 (9.04%) DataStax
9 13 (6.91%) Redis
10 9 (4.79%) SQL Server
11 8 (4.26%) Riak
12 5 (2.66%) GIS
13 4 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
16 1 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
16 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (30.32%) Jenkins
2 55 (29.26%) Git (software)
3 28 (14.89%) Vagrant
4 25 (13.30%) Maven
5 18 (9.57%) Subversion
6 17 (9.04%) TeamCity
7 12 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (6.38%) Selenium
8 11 (5.85%) Grunt
8 11 (5.85%) JIRA
9 9 (4.79%) GitLab
10 8 (4.26%) Travis CI
11 7 (3.72%) Bitbucket
11 7 (3.72%) Hudson
12 6 (3.19%) AnthillPro
12 6 (3.19%) CruiseControl
12 6 (3.19%) HP UFT
12 6 (3.19%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (2.66%) Ant
General
1 33 (17.55%) Finance
2 17 (9.04%) Retail
3 7 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.66%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Electronics
5 3 (1.60%) Games
5 3 (1.60%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (44.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (14.89%) Architect
3 26 (13.83%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (13.30%) Big Data Architect
4 25 (13.30%) Data Architect
5 22 (11.70%) AWS DevOps
6 20 (10.64%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (10.11%) Consultant
8 17 (9.04%) Cassandra Architect
8 17 (9.04%) Senior Architect
9 16 (8.51%) Administrator
9 16 (8.51%) Senior Data Architect
10 15 (7.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 14 (7.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 13 (6.91%) Hadoop Architect
13 12 (6.38%) Senior DevOps
13 12 (6.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (6.38%) Senior Hadoop Architect
13 12 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (4.79%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.96%) Web Services
2 19 (10.11%) LAMP
3 17 (9.04%) Spark Streaming
4 16 (8.51%) Node.js
5 14 (7.45%) ELK Stack
6 11 (5.85%) AngularJS
6 11 (5.85%) CSS
6 11 (5.85%) CSS3
6 11 (5.85%) HTML
6 11 (5.85%) HTML5
6 11 (5.85%) jQuery
7 9 (4.79%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (3.19%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (2.66%) .NET
10 4 (2.13%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.60%) Play Framework
11 3 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (1.06%) Sensu
12 2 (1.06%) SOAP
12 2 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.85%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.79%) Private Cloud
3 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.72%) Replication
5 6 (3.19%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.13%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.60%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.60%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.53%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.53%) Clustering
10 1 (0.53%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 119 (63.30%) Linux
2 41 (21.81%) Windows
3 32 (17.02%) Ubuntu
4 24 (12.77%) Windows Server
5 21 (11.17%) CentOS
6 19 (10.11%) Unix
7 18 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.32%) CoreOS
9 7 (3.72%) Debian
10 5 (2.66%) SUSE
11 3 (1.60%) Solaris
11 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.53%) VMS
12 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (62.77%) DevOps
2 61 (32.45%) Configuration Management
3 51 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (14.36%) Software Engineering
6 22 (11.70%) ETL
7 21 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (10.64%) Open Source
9 19 (10.11%) Presales
10 17 (9.04%) Business Development
10 17 (9.04%) Data Modelling
10 17 (9.04%) MapReduce
10 17 (9.04%) Test Automation
11 16 (8.51%) Continuous Deployment
11 16 (8.51%) ITIL
12 14 (7.45%) Automated Testing
12 14 (7.45%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (6.91%) Infrastructure Management
14 12 (6.38%) Front End Development
15 11 (5.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 86 (45.74%) Python
2 57 (30.32%) Ruby
3 56 (29.79%) Java
4 47 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 36 (19.15%) Scala
6 31 (16.49%) Perl
6 31 (16.49%) PHP
7 21 (11.17%) C#
8 20 (10.64%) C++
9 19 (10.11%) Go
10 18 (9.57%) JavaScript
10 18 (9.57%) PowerShell
11 17 (9.04%) SQL
12 5 (2.66%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.53%) AWK
14 1 (0.53%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.53%) Jython
14 1 (0.53%) Korn
14 1 (0.53%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (12.23%) Degree
2 18 (9.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) CCNA
3 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.60%) RHCE
4 1 (0.53%) RHCA
4 1 (0.53%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) GCP
System Software
1 64 (34.04%) Docker
2 44 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.04%) Xen
4 15 (7.98%) vSphere
5 13 (6.91%) VirtualBox
6 9 (4.79%) KVM
7 7 (3.72%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.19%) HDFS
9 5 (2.66%) Active Directory
9 5 (2.66%) RHEV
10 4 (2.13%) QEMU
11 3 (1.60%) pfSense
11 3 (1.60%) XenServer
12 2 (1.06%) NFS
12 2 (1.06%) Varnish
12 2 (1.06%) vCloud
12 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.53%) etcd
Systems Management
1 171 (90.96%) Puppet
2 152 (80.85%) Opscode Chef
3 144 (76.60%) Ansible
4 39 (20.74%) Nagios
5 37 (19.68%) Salt
6 23 (12.23%) ZABBIX
7 19 (10.11%) Kubernetes
8 12 (6.38%) Graphite
9 7 (3.72%) Zenoss
10 6 (3.19%) CA Service Virtualization
11 5 (2.66%) CFEngine
11 5 (2.66%) logstash
11 5 (2.66%) OpenNMS
11 5 (2.66%) Rancher
11 5 (2.66%) SCCM
11 5 (2.66%) SCOM
11 5 (2.66%) Terraform
11 5 (2.66%) vRealize
12 4 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (2.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 58 (30.85%) VMware
2 37 (19.68%) Red Hat
3 30 (15.96%) Google
4 26 (13.83%) Rackspace
5 23 (12.23%) Microsoft
5 23 (12.23%) Oracle
6 13 (6.91%) Splunk
7 8 (4.26%) AppDynamics
7 8 (4.26%) IBM
7 8 (4.26%) New Relic
8 6 (3.19%) CA
8 6 (3.19%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.66%) HP
10 4 (2.13%) Cisco
11 3 (1.60%) RightScale
12 2 (1.06%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.06%) Dynatrace
12 2 (1.06%) F5
13 1 (0.53%) Perforce
13 1 (0.53%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000 per annum + Great Benefits + Greenfield
Posted: 11 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Greenfield Project
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago