Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 254 185 308
Rank change year-on-year -69 +123 -7
Permanent jobs citing Salt 3 10 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.050% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 1.34% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 18
10th Percentile £74,000 £62,375 £63,375
25th Percentile £78,125 £75,313 £74,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £85,000 £110,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -22.73% +57.14%
75th Percentile £101,875 £87,500 £120,000
90th Percentile £103,000 " "
Central London median annual salary £86,250 £85,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +1.47% - +21.43%

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 1,101 744 1,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.41% 20.36% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 678 1,300
10th Percentile £52,000 £48,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £54,781
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £96,500 £86,250 £87,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £102,875 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +7.69%

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 26 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Salt in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Grafana
2 2 (66.67%) Prometheus
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Pulsar
3 1 (33.33%) MinIO
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN

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 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Pulsar
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 1 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Linode
2 1 (33.33%) MinIO
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospike
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) ArangoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) CockroachDB
2 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) InfluxDB
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Scylla
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) boto
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Value Proposition
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Grafana
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Prometheus
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Consul
3 1 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (33.33%) Graphite
3 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) VMware