Period
to 18 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 268 225
Rank change year-on-year +28 -43 -
Permanent jobs citing Salt 8 2 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.14% 0.029% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 0.25% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 46
Berkshire median annual salary £61,250 £34,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.83% -25.95% -
10th Percentile £47,250 £33,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £35,125 £70,625
South East median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.73% +15.79% -10.38%

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 755 795 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.39% 11.39% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 602 543 687
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £78,000
South East median annual salary £52,950 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.90% - +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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 2019. 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
Newbury - 5 £57,500 -
Reading +8 3 £70,000 +104.38%
Salt
South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Docker
2 7 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Terraform
3 6 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (75.00%) Migration
3 6 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (75.00%) GitHub
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Debian
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 6 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (87.50%) Terraform
3 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm