Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Salt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Salt over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 229 301
Rank change year-on-year -23 +72 +34
Permanent jobs citing Salt 7 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.38% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.91% 3.53% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 3
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -35.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £40,500 £27,500 £43,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £48,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -11.21% -10.83%

Salt is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 771 652 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.34% 10.70% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 596 532 725
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +18.28%
10th Percentile £35,875 £33,375 £35,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +11.11%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Salt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Berkshire

Salt
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Salt in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Salt in Berkshire

Salt
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Salt in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Salt in Berkshire

Salt
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 7 £55,000 +60.58%
Salt
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Salt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Salt.

1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (100.00%) Ansible
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Nagios
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) CentOS
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) Microservices
3 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
3 5 (71.43%) Terraform
3 5 (71.43%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (57.14%) Release Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Serverless
4 4 (57.14%) Rancher
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
4 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (57.14%) CloudFront
2 4 (57.14%) GitHub
2 4 (57.14%) Route 53
2 4 (57.14%) Serverless
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) SNMP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Microservices
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (57.14%) High Availability
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 4 (57.14%) Release Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Go
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) RHCE
2 1 (14.29%) RHCSA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Ansible
1 7 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 5 (71.43%) Nagios
2 5 (71.43%) Terraform
3 4 (57.14%) Mesos
3 4 (57.14%) Rancher
4 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) VMware