Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 250 288
Rank change year-on-year -5 +38 +62
Permanent jobs citing Salt 6 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.100% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 1.66% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 9
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £34,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.38% -51.07% +3.70%
10th Percentile £61,250 £27,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £76,750 £51,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

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 785 603 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.03% 9.37% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 587 490 724
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £80,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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
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 18 December 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 +7 5 £75,000 +118.98%
Newbury +17 1 £65,000 -3.70%
Salt
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) GitHub
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Docker
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) SNMP
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB

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 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (66.67%) nginx
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) GitHub
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (66.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (66.67%) CloudFront
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Route 53
2 4 (66.67%) Serverless
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SNMP
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) CentOS
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (66.67%) Microservices
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Release Automation
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 4 (66.67%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (66.67%) Mesos
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
2 4 (66.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) VMware