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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 759 864 922
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +58
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 117 91 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.086% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 104 83 55
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £40,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%

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
39409 48182 54487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.96% 45.37% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31617 39201 44214
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +84 104 £60,000 -4.00% 17
London +84 79 £60,000 -7.69% 10
City of London +21 7 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Wales - 7 £37,500 -
North West -33 6 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Port Talbot - 5 £37,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £37,000 -
South Wales - 5 £37,000 -
South East +79 4 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Manchester -21 4 £52,500 +31.25% 2
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey - 3 £67,500 - 1
Leeds +19 2 £53,750 -17.30% 1
West Yorkshire +19 2 £53,750 -17.30% 1
South West +17 2 £53,750 -6.52%
Yorkshire +14 2 £53,750 -17.30% 1
Merseyside -18 2 £62,500 +108.33%
Liverpool -21 2 £62,500 +108.33%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £75,000 - 3
Nottingham - 2 £75,000 - 3
West Wales - 2 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £75,000 - 3
Swansea - 2 £37,500 -
East of England +14 1 £45,000 -29.41%
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £33,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £33,500 -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 -
Somerset - 1 £72,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 179 (91.33%) Puppet
2 145 (73.98%) Linux
2 145 (73.98%) Opscode Chef
3 139 (70.92%) Ansible
4 126 (64.29%) DevOps
5 110 (56.12%) Amazon AWS
6 97 (49.49%) Python
7 84 (42.86%) Configuration Management
8 77 (39.29%) Docker
8 77 (39.29%) Bash Shell
9 65 (33.16%) Jenkins
10 64 (32.65%) Git (software)
11 59 (30.10%) VMware
12 55 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (27.04%) Salt
14 51 (26.02%) Nagios
15 48 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 44 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
16 44 (22.45%) Java
17 43 (21.94%) Perl
17 43 (21.94%) Hadoop
18 41 (20.92%) Ruby
18 41 (20.92%) MySQL
19 36 (18.37%) Windows
19 36 (18.37%) Apache Cassandra
20 35 (17.86%) TCP/IP
21 34 (17.35%) Unix
21 34 (17.35%) ZABBIX
22 32 (16.33%) 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 32 (16.33%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (14.80%) OpenStack
3 22 (11.22%) Apache
4 21 (10.71%) Apache Solr
5 19 (9.69%) nginx
6 16 (8.16%) Apache Spark
7 13 (6.63%) IIS
8 12 (6.12%) Apache Pig
9 8 (4.08%) CloudStack
10 6 (3.06%) Tomcat
11 5 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (2.55%) lighttpd
12 3 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (1.02%) JBoss
14 1 (0.51%) CMS
14 1 (0.51%) Confluence
14 1 (0.51%) Drupal
14 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (4.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 110 (56.12%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (10.71%) IaaS
4 16 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (5.61%) Amazon S3
6 9 (4.59%) Slack
7 8 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (4.08%) GitHub
7 8 (4.08%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (3.06%) SaaS
10 5 (2.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (2.55%) DigitalOcean
10 5 (2.55%) SoftLayer
11 4 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (2.04%) Heroku
11 4 (2.04%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (1.53%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 28 (14.29%) Firewall
3 19 (9.69%) DNS
4 12 (6.12%) Internet
5 9 (4.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (4.59%) SSL
5 9 (4.59%) VLAN
6 7 (3.57%) VPN
7 6 (3.06%) HTTP
8 5 (2.55%) SNMP
9 4 (2.04%) DHCP
9 4 (2.04%) LAN
9 4 (2.04%) WAN
10 3 (1.53%) tcpdump
11 2 (1.02%) LDAP
12 1 (0.51%) BGP
12 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.51%) NAS
12 1 (0.51%) SAN
12 1 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.94%) Hadoop
2 41 (20.92%) MySQL
3 36 (18.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 32 (16.33%) MongoDB
5 28 (14.29%) Big Data
6 25 (12.76%) NoSQL
7 22 (11.22%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (8.16%) HBase
9 12 (6.12%) Apache Hive
9 12 (6.12%) DataStax
9 12 (6.12%) Relational Database
10 10 (5.10%) Riak
11 8 (4.08%) Redis
12 6 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.55%) SQL Server
14 4 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (2.04%) MariaDB
15 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
16 1 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
16 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 65 (33.16%) Jenkins
2 64 (32.65%) Git (software)
3 28 (14.29%) Subversion
4 26 (13.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 24 (12.24%) Vagrant
6 19 (9.69%) Maven
6 19 (9.69%) TeamCity
7 18 (9.18%) Travis CI
8 16 (8.16%) Selenium
9 11 (5.61%) Hudson
10 10 (5.10%) JIRA
11 9 (4.59%) AnthillPro
11 9 (4.59%) CruiseControl
11 9 (4.59%) HP UFT
11 9 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (3.06%) GitLab
13 5 (2.55%) Bitbucket
14 4 (2.04%) Ant
14 4 (2.04%) Grunt
15 3 (1.53%) Xdebug
General
1 25 (12.76%) Finance
2 13 (6.63%) Retail
3 10 (5.10%) Banking
3 10 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.53%) Electronics
5 3 (1.53%) Games
6 2 (1.02%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (40.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (26.02%) Linux Engineer
3 30 (15.31%) Architect
4 23 (11.73%) Administrator
4 23 (11.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 23 (11.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 21 (10.71%) Big Data Architect
5 21 (10.71%) Data Architect
6 19 (9.69%) AWS DevOps
6 19 (9.69%) Consultant
6 19 (9.69%) Systems Engineer
7 18 (9.18%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (8.67%) DevOps Consultant
8 17 (8.67%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (8.16%) Linux Administrator
9 16 (8.16%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 13 (6.63%) Senior DevOps
10 13 (6.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 12 (6.12%) Cassandra Architect
11 12 (6.12%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.80%) Web Services
2 21 (10.71%) LAMP
3 13 (6.63%) Node.js
4 12 (6.12%) Spark Streaming
5 11 (5.61%) ELK Stack
6 10 (5.10%) LAPP Stack
7 9 (4.59%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (3.57%) CSS
8 7 (3.57%) CSS3
8 7 (3.57%) HTML
8 7 (3.57%) HTML5
8 7 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (2.55%) .NET
10 5 (2.55%) Sensu
11 4 (2.04%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.04%) jQuery
11 4 (2.04%) Play Framework
12 3 (1.53%) Sphinx
12 3 (1.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.06%) Online Gambling
4 5 (2.55%) Digital Media
4 5 (2.55%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.04%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.04%) iPad
5 4 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.04%) Replication
6 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.02%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.02%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.02%) PKI
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Statistics
8 1 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 145 (73.98%) Linux
2 36 (18.37%) Windows
3 34 (17.35%) Unix
4 23 (11.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (9.18%) Debian
6 17 (8.67%) CentOS
7 12 (6.12%) Windows Server
8 11 (5.61%) Ubuntu
9 8 (4.08%) Solaris
10 7 (3.57%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (64.29%) DevOps
2 84 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 55 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (13.27%) Open Source
6 22 (11.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (9.69%) ETL
9 18 (9.18%) High Availability
9 18 (9.18%) Load Balancing
10 17 (8.67%) Server Hardening
11 16 (8.16%) Business Development
11 16 (8.16%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (6.63%) Scrum
12 13 (6.63%) SDLC
13 12 (6.12%) Data Modelling
13 12 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
13 12 (6.12%) MapReduce
13 12 (6.12%) Presales
14 11 (5.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 97 (49.49%) Python
2 77 (39.29%) Bash Shell
3 44 (22.45%) Java
4 43 (21.94%) Perl
5 41 (20.92%) Ruby
6 26 (13.27%) Scala
7 21 (10.71%) PHP
8 17 (8.67%) SQL
9 16 (8.16%) PowerShell
10 12 (6.12%) Go
11 8 (4.08%) C#
12 7 (3.57%) JavaScript
13 6 (3.06%) C++
14 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.02%) C
15 2 (1.02%) Erlang
16 1 (0.51%) ECMAScript
16 1 (0.51%) Jython
16 1 (0.51%) Lua
Qualifications
1 22 (11.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.14%) Degree
3 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.53%) RHCE
5 1 (0.51%) RHCA
5 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) GCP
1 4 (2.04%) SLA
2 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (39.29%) Docker
2 44 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.22%) Xen
4 18 (9.18%) QEMU
5 7 (3.57%) VirtualBox
6 6 (3.06%) Active Directory
7 5 (2.55%) Varnish
7 5 (2.55%) vSphere
8 4 (2.04%) HDFS
9 3 (1.53%) NFS
9 3 (1.53%) pfSense
9 3 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.53%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.02%) KVM
11 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.51%) etcd
11 1 (0.51%) Postfix
11 1 (0.51%) qmail
Systems Management
1 179 (91.33%) Puppet
2 145 (73.98%) Opscode Chef
3 139 (70.92%) Ansible
4 53 (27.04%) Salt
5 51 (26.02%) Nagios
6 34 (17.35%) ZABBIX
7 30 (15.31%) Kubernetes
8 21 (10.71%) Graphite
9 16 (8.16%) Mesos
10 12 (6.12%) HAProxy
11 9 (4.59%) CA Service Virtualization
11 9 (4.59%) Terraform
12 8 (4.08%) logstash
13 5 (2.55%) Cacti
14 4 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (2.04%) Graylog
14 4 (2.04%) Rancher
14 4 (2.04%) Zenoss
15 3 (1.53%) Iperf
16 2 (1.02%) rkt
Vendors
1 59 (30.10%) VMware
2 27 (13.78%) Red Hat
3 23 (11.73%) Google
4 17 (8.67%) Rackspace
5 16 (8.16%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.61%) Oracle
7 10 (5.10%) IBM
7 10 (5.10%) New Relic
8 9 (4.59%) AppDynamics
8 9 (4.59%) CA
9 6 (3.06%) Splunk
10 5 (2.55%) Cisco
11 4 (2.04%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.53%) Adobe
12 3 (1.53%) hybris
12 3 (1.53%) RightScale
13 2 (1.02%) Dell
13 2 (1.02%) EMC
13 2 (1.02%) HP
13 2 (1.02%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus & bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 60000-75000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits, Options
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 22 days ago