Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 268 307 307
Rank change year-on-year +39 0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Salt 63 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.50% 2.62% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 32
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £63,750 £41,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £158,750 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £74,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +18.80% +4.17%

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,400 1,069 1,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.64% 9.89% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,271 967 981
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £42,250 £38,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.70% +0.83% -

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Salt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in the City of London

Salt
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Salt in the City of London

Salt
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Salt in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Salt in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Salt.

1 63 (100.00%) Puppet
1 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 59 (93.65%) Ansible
2 59 (93.65%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (92.06%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (68.25%) Linux
5 42 (66.67%) Python
6 41 (65.08%) Docker
7 34 (53.97%) Java
8 33 (52.38%) Ruby
9 31 (49.21%) Perl
9 31 (49.21%) Packer
10 30 (47.62%) Public Cloud
10 30 (47.62%) Prometheus
10 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (46.03%) Release Management
11 29 (46.03%) C++
11 29 (46.03%) Configuration Management
11 29 (46.03%) Project Management
11 29 (46.03%) Apache
11 29 (46.03%) Tomcat
11 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
11 29 (46.03%) RSpec
11 29 (46.03%) Elastic Stack
11 29 (46.03%) Virtual Machines
11 29 (46.03%) Consul
11 29 (46.03%) Icinga
11 29 (46.03%) Data Centre
11 29 (46.03%) git-flow
12 23 (36.51%) Web Services

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 29 (46.03%) Apache
1 29 (46.03%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 58 (92.06%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (30.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
1 29 (46.03%) git-flow
1 29 (46.03%) RSpec
2 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 20 (31.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 18 (28.57%) TeamCity
5 6 (9.52%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.17%) Maven
General
1 1 (1.59%) Games
1 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (47.62%) AWS Engineer
3 21 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 21 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 18 (28.57%) PowerShell Engineer
5 17 (26.98%) VMware Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (19.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 12 (19.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (15.87%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
12 7 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
12 7 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 5 (7.94%) DevOps Specialist
13 5 (7.94%) DevOps Systems Engineer
13 5 (7.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 4 (6.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) Elastic Stack
2 23 (36.51%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.59%) React
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) Public Cloud
2 29 (46.03%) Data Centre
3 18 (28.57%) Fintech
4 9 (14.29%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.59%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) Linux
2 18 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) CentOS
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.03%) Configuration Management
3 29 (46.03%) Project Management
3 29 (46.03%) Release Management
4 22 (34.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 19 (30.16%) Continuous Delivery
5 19 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (28.57%) Build Automation
6 18 (28.57%) Presales
7 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.94%) Automated Trading
8 5 (7.94%) Open Source
8 5 (7.94%) Proprietary Trading
8 5 (7.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) Coaching
9 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
9 4 (6.35%) Physics
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) Python
2 34 (53.97%) Java
3 33 (52.38%) Ruby
4 31 (49.21%) Perl
5 29 (46.03%) C++
6 18 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 18 (28.57%) SQL
7 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) Go
8 1 (1.59%) Java 8
8 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 41 (65.08%) Docker
2 29 (46.03%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 63 (100.00%) Puppet
2 59 (93.65%) Ansible
2 59 (93.65%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (49.21%) Packer
4 30 (47.62%) Prometheus
5 29 (46.03%) Consul
5 29 (46.03%) Icinga
6 7 (11.11%) Kubernetes
7 6 (9.52%) Terraform
8 1 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Google
1 18 (28.57%) SaltStack
2 17 (26.98%) VMware
3 8 (12.70%) Red Hat