Period
to 5 May 2021

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 5 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 228 238 261
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23 +62
Permanent jobs citing Salt 6 43 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 3.40% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 42 66
10th Percentile £54,375 £66,275 "
25th Percentile £68,438 £78,750 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +13.33% +3.45%
75th Percentile £93,125 £92,188 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £120,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +3.45%

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 1,126 1,266 1,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.52% 16.42% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,019 1,129 1,268
10th Percentile £51,250 £46,150 £41,950
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £74,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% +12.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
90th Percentile £107,750 £110,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +15.70%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Salt as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Salt in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Salt in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) Fintech
5 2 (33.33%) Terraform
5 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Google
6 1 (16.67%) Xen
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) AWS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (16.67%) Azure
3 1 (16.67%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (16.67%) GCP
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Linode
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Site Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Fintech
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware