Period
to 12 December 2018

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

Salt
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 301 314
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13 +53
Permanent jobs citing Salt 52 28 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.83% 2.59% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 45
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £73,750 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.36% +16.67% -4.00%

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 1,359 1,080 1,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.74% 10.43% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,251 986 1,107
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £103,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.35%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Salt in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 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 City of London region with a requirement for Salt.

1 51 (98.08%) Puppet
1 51 (98.08%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (92.31%) Ansible
3 47 (90.38%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (90.38%) Linux
4 44 (84.62%) DevOps
5 42 (80.77%) Docker
6 39 (75.00%) Python
6 39 (75.00%) Configuration Management
7 38 (73.08%) Kubernetes
8 33 (63.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (55.77%) Scrum
11 27 (51.92%) Ruby
11 27 (51.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 26 (50.00%) Google
13 23 (44.23%) OpenStack
13 23 (44.23%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (40.38%) Data Centre
15 19 (36.54%) Open Source
16 15 (28.85%) Java
16 15 (28.85%) Perl
17 11 (21.15%) PHP
17 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
17 11 (21.15%) Terraform
18 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
19 8 (15.38%) Public Cloud
20 7 (13.46%) Ubuntu
20 7 (13.46%) MySQL
20 7 (13.46%) SQL Server

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 23 (44.23%) OpenStack
2 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.62%) Apache
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.77%) WordPress
6 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
6 2 (3.85%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (90.38%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (63.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (51.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 4 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (7.69%) IaaS
6 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) BGP
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
1 4 (7.69%) SAN
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) MySQL
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Blockchain
4 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.62%) Bitbucket
2 5 (9.62%) Maven
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.77%) Gradle
4 3 (5.77%) JIRA
4 3 (5.77%) JUnit
4 3 (5.77%) Log4j
4 3 (5.77%) Selenium
4 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 3 (5.77%) TestNG
5 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.85%) GoCD
5 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (11.54%) Law
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (7.69%) Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Agile Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (5.77%) Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
1 6 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (7.69%) JSON
3 3 (5.77%) Ajax
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) Java EE
3 3 (5.77%) jQuery
3 3 (5.77%) JSP
3 3 (5.77%) JSTL
3 3 (5.77%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (5.77%) Spring
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (5.77%) Fintech
4 3 (5.77%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (90.38%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Ubuntu
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.69%) Android
5 4 (7.69%) CentOS
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.77%) openSUSE
7 2 (3.85%) Unix
8 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) DevOps
2 39 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (55.77%) Scrum
5 23 (44.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (36.54%) Open Source
7 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
8 4 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (7.69%) Operations Management
8 4 (7.69%) Project Management
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.77%) Microservices
9 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.77%) Release Management
9 3 (5.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) Python
2 27 (51.92%) Ruby
3 15 (28.85%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) Perl
4 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
4 11 (21.15%) PHP
5 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.54%) SQL
6 4 (7.69%) C++
6 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.77%) Go
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) AWS Certification
1 4 (7.69%) MCSA
1 4 (7.69%) MCSE
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 42 (80.77%) Docker
2 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (98.08%) Opscode Chef
1 51 (98.08%) Puppet
2 48 (92.31%) Ansible
3 38 (73.08%) Kubernetes
4 11 (21.15%) Terraform
5 4 (7.69%) Consul
5 4 (7.69%) Packer
6 3 (5.77%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (3.85%) Icinga
7 2 (3.85%) Mesos
7 2 (3.85%) Prometheus
7 2 (3.85%) Riemann
8 1 (1.92%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Google
2 6 (11.54%) Citrix
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) Splunk
7 1 (1.92%) BMC