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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SaltStack
UK
Rank 737 845 903
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +58
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 104 94 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.092% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 89 83 54
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
36316 46815 50575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.79% 45.87% 47.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29226 38283 41315
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

SaltStack Salary Histogram in the UK

SaltStack
Top 19 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 25 February 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 +110 104 £60,000 +4.34% 19
London +109 79 £60,000 -7.69% 13
South East +77 15 £60,000 -7.69%
Berkshire - 10 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 10 £60,000 -
City of London +44 7 £67,500 -29.87% 2
Yorkshire +24 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Surrey - 5 £67,500 -
Leeds +21 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +16 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West -24 4 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Manchester -36 3 £46,250 -15.90% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Middlesbrough - 2 £35,000 - 1
South West +14 1 £72,500 +26.08%
Liverpool +5 1 £72,500 +107.14%
Merseyside -6 1 £72,500 +107.14%
Street - 1 £72,500 -
Somerset - 1 £72,500 -

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 197 (92.06%) Puppet
2 184 (85.98%) Linux
3 164 (76.64%) Ansible
4 158 (73.83%) Opscode Chef
5 153 (71.50%) DevOps
6 126 (58.88%) Python
7 120 (56.07%) Amazon AWS
8 109 (50.93%) Docker
9 95 (44.39%) Bash Shell
10 83 (38.79%) Jenkins
11 78 (36.45%) Configuration Management
12 70 (32.71%) Git (software)
13 68 (31.78%) Salt
14 66 (30.84%) Nagios
15 61 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
16 59 (27.57%) VMware
17 58 (27.10%) Microsoft Azure
18 51 (23.83%) Unix
19 50 (23.36%) Ruby
20 46 (21.50%) VMware Infrastructure
20 46 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
21 44 (20.56%) Subversion
22 42 (19.63%) TCP/IP
23 41 (19.16%) ZABBIX
24 38 (17.76%) Java
25 37 (17.29%) Firewall
26 36 (16.82%) Perl
26 36 (16.82%) Kubernetes
27 35 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
27 35 (16.36%) Vagrant

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 (12.15%) Apache
2 24 (11.21%) OpenStack
3 20 (9.35%) nginx
4 18 (8.41%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (4.67%) lighttpd
6 8 (3.74%) Apache Spark
6 8 (3.74%) CloudStack
6 8 (3.74%) IIS
6 8 (3.74%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.27%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.34%) Confluence
9 4 (1.87%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 120 (56.07%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (27.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.94%) IaaS
4 16 (7.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (6.54%) IBM Cloud
6 12 (5.61%) SaaS
6 12 (5.61%) Slack
7 11 (5.14%) GitHub
8 10 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (4.67%) Amazon S3
8 10 (4.67%) SoftLayer
9 7 (3.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (2.34%) Heroku
11 4 (1.87%) Bluemix
11 4 (1.87%) Loggly
11 4 (1.87%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (1.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (1.40%) Datadog
12 3 (1.40%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.63%) TCP/IP
2 37 (17.29%) Firewall
3 21 (9.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (6.54%) DNS
4 14 (6.54%) SNMP
5 13 (6.07%) VLAN
6 12 (5.61%) SSL
7 9 (4.21%) LAN
7 9 (4.21%) WAN
8 5 (2.34%) BGP
8 5 (2.34%) HSRP
8 5 (2.34%) Internet
9 3 (1.40%) HTTP
10 2 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.47%) LDAP
11 1 (0.47%) NAS
11 1 (0.47%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.47%) SAN
11 1 (0.47%) SMTP
11 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.42%) MySQL
2 22 (10.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (9.35%) Big Data
3 20 (9.35%) Hadoop
4 18 (8.41%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.21%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.74%) HBase
8 7 (3.27%) Redis
8 7 (3.27%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.27%) Riak
8 7 (3.27%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.87%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.87%) Blockchain
10 4 (1.87%) DataStax
10 4 (1.87%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 83 (38.79%) Jenkins
2 70 (32.71%) Git (software)
3 44 (20.56%) Subversion
4 35 (16.36%) Vagrant
5 34 (15.89%) Maven
6 31 (14.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 31 (14.49%) Selenium
7 24 (11.21%) JIRA
7 24 (11.21%) TeamCity
8 20 (9.35%) Hudson
9 16 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (6.54%) AnthillPro
10 14 (6.54%) CruiseControl
10 14 (6.54%) HP UFT
10 14 (6.54%) Travis CI
11 8 (3.74%) PHPUnit
12 6 (2.80%) GoCD
13 4 (1.87%) Grunt
13 4 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (7.48%) Finance
2 12 (5.61%) Marketing
3 11 (5.14%) Banking
4 8 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.34%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.34%) Retail
6 3 (1.40%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (39.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (25.23%) Linux Engineer
3 26 (12.15%) Systems Engineer
4 24 (11.21%) Administrator
4 24 (11.21%) Consultant
5 23 (10.75%) DevOps Consultant
6 22 (10.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 20 (9.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 20 (9.35%) NOC Engineer
8 19 (8.88%) Senior DevOps
8 19 (8.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 18 (8.41%) Architect
10 16 (7.48%) Linux Administrator
10 16 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (7.01%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 15 (7.01%) Unix Engineer
11 15 (7.01%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 14 (6.54%) AWS Engineer
12 14 (6.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 12 (5.61%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.28%) Web Services
2 20 (9.35%) LAMP
3 16 (7.48%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (7.01%) Node.js
5 12 (5.61%) CSS
5 12 (5.61%) HTML
6 11 (5.14%) Elastic Stack
7 9 (4.21%) AngularJS
8 8 (3.74%) CSS3
8 8 (3.74%) HTML5
8 8 (3.74%) SOAP
8 8 (3.74%) Symfony
8 8 (3.74%) ZeroMQ
9 7 (3.27%) .NET
9 7 (3.27%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (2.80%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.80%) LAPP Stack
10 6 (2.80%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (2.80%) RESTful
11 5 (2.34%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.80%) Online Gambling
4 5 (2.34%) iPad
4 5 (2.34%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.40%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.93%) EMC VNX
6 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.93%) Online Games
6 2 (0.93%) PKI
6 2 (0.93%) Replication
6 2 (0.93%) Xbox
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 184 (85.98%) Linux
2 51 (23.83%) Unix
3 30 (14.02%) Windows
4 26 (12.15%) Debian
5 25 (11.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (7.94%) CentOS
7 9 (4.21%) Solaris
7 9 (4.21%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.27%) CoreOS
9 5 (2.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (71.50%) DevOps
2 78 (36.45%) Configuration Management
3 61 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
6 31 (14.49%) Open Source
7 29 (13.55%) Load Balancing
8 28 (13.08%) Continuous Deployment
9 22 (10.28%) Server Hardening
10 20 (9.35%) SDLC
11 19 (8.88%) High Availability
12 15 (7.01%) BDD
12 15 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (7.01%) Mathematics
12 15 (7.01%) Migration
13 14 (6.54%) Scrum
14 12 (5.61%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (5.61%) TDD
15 10 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (4.21%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 126 (58.88%) Python
2 95 (44.39%) Bash Shell
3 50 (23.36%) Ruby
4 38 (17.76%) Java
5 36 (16.82%) Perl
6 24 (11.21%) Scala
7 20 (9.35%) SQL
8 18 (8.41%) Go
9 17 (7.94%) PHP
10 16 (7.48%) JavaScript
11 12 (5.61%) Shell Script
12 9 (4.21%) C#
13 8 (3.74%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.87%) C++
15 2 (0.93%) C
15 2 (0.93%) Erlang
16 1 (0.47%) ECMAScript
16 1 (0.47%) Lua
Qualifications
1 18 (8.41%) Degree
2 14 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.93%) CCNA
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.80%) SLA
4 4 (1.87%) GCP
5 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 109 (50.93%) Docker
2 46 (21.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (13.55%) Xen
4 27 (12.62%) QEMU
5 4 (1.87%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.87%) Varnish
5 4 (1.87%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.40%) NFS
6 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.40%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.40%) vSphere
7 2 (0.93%) HDFS
8 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.47%) etcd
Systems Management
1 197 (92.06%) Puppet
2 164 (76.64%) Ansible
3 158 (73.83%) Opscode Chef
4 68 (31.78%) Salt
5 66 (30.84%) Nagios
6 41 (19.16%) ZABBIX
7 36 (16.82%) Kubernetes
8 24 (11.21%) Graphite
9 22 (10.28%) Mesos
10 17 (7.94%) HAProxy
11 14 (6.54%) CA Service Virtualization
12 9 (4.21%) Terraform
13 8 (3.74%) Rancher
14 6 (2.80%) rkt
15 5 (2.34%) Cacti
15 5 (2.34%) logstash
16 4 (1.87%) Graylog
17 3 (1.40%) Zenoss
18 2 (0.93%) Capistrano
18 2 (0.93%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 59 (27.57%) VMware
2 24 (11.21%) Red Hat
3 22 (10.28%) Google
4 16 (7.48%) New Relic
5 14 (6.54%) AppDynamics
5 14 (6.54%) CA
5 14 (6.54%) IBM
6 12 (5.61%) Rackspace
7 10 (4.67%) Cisco
8 9 (4.21%) Microsoft
8 9 (4.21%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.27%) Oracle
10 4 (1.87%) Splunk
11 3 (1.40%) Adobe
11 3 (1.40%) hybris
12 2 (0.93%) Dell
12 2 (0.93%) EMC
12 2 (0.93%) HP
12 2 (0.93%) Isilon
12 2 (0.93%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Hainton
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 33 days hol, 3.21% pension matched
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 60000-65000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 60000-65000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Options, Pension, Health
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