Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 289 296
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +99
Permanent jobs citing Salt 62 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.83% 3.53% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 37 53
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £52,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £79,250 £70,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.80% +6.25% -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 1,284 1,048 1,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.54% 10.53% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,166 960 1,186
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Salt in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 60 (96.77%) Puppet
2 59 (95.16%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (88.71%) Linux
4 50 (80.65%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (79.03%) Ansible
6 48 (77.42%) Docker
7 46 (74.19%) DevOps
8 42 (67.74%) Configuration Management
9 38 (61.29%) Python
10 36 (58.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (56.45%) Kubernetes
12 29 (46.77%) Scrum
13 28 (45.16%) Ruby
14 27 (43.55%) Google Cloud Platform
15 26 (41.94%) Google
16 23 (37.10%) OpenStack
16 23 (37.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (37.10%) Java
17 21 (33.87%) Perl
17 21 (33.87%) Data Centre
18 19 (30.65%) Open Source
19 18 (29.03%) PHP
20 16 (25.81%) Tomcat
20 16 (25.81%) Ubuntu
21 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
22 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
23 13 (20.97%) Apache
23 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
24 12 (19.35%) Bitbucket

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 (37.10%) OpenStack
2 16 (25.81%) Tomcat
3 13 (20.97%) Apache
4 10 (16.13%) WordPress
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.84%) GlassFish
6 3 (4.84%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.61%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (80.65%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (58.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (43.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
5 4 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (6.45%) IaaS
6 2 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.45%) BGP
2 4 (6.45%) Firewall
2 4 (6.45%) SAN
2 4 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.29%) MySQL
4 4 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.23%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
2 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
3 12 (19.35%) Bitbucket
4 10 (16.13%) Gradle
4 10 (16.13%) JIRA
4 10 (16.13%) JUnit
4 10 (16.13%) Log4j
4 10 (16.13%) Maven
4 10 (16.13%) Selenium
4 10 (16.13%) Subversion
4 10 (16.13%) TestNG
5 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.23%) GoCD
5 2 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (11.29%) Law
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Agile Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (8.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Azure Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (3.23%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) CSS
1 11 (17.74%) HTML
2 10 (16.13%) Ajax
2 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
2 10 (16.13%) Java EE
2 10 (16.13%) jQuery
2 10 (16.13%) JSP
2 10 (16.13%) JSTL
2 10 (16.13%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (16.13%) Spring
3 8 (12.90%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (11.29%) .NET
5 5 (8.06%) Web Services
6 4 (6.45%) JSON
7 2 (3.23%) Node.js
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.61%) CSS3
8 1 (1.61%) HTML5
8 1 (1.61%) REST
8 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.52%) Public Cloud
3 6 (9.68%) Fintech
4 4 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.84%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (88.71%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Ubuntu
3 11 (17.74%) Android
4 10 (16.13%) openSUSE
5 8 (12.90%) Windows
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.06%) CentOS
8 3 (4.84%) Unix
9 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) DevOps
2 42 (67.74%) Configuration Management
3 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (46.77%) Scrum
5 23 (37.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (30.65%) Open Source
7 10 (16.13%) TDD
8 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.06%) Release Management
11 4 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (6.45%) Network Virtualisation
11 4 (6.45%) Operations Management
11 4 (6.45%) Project Management
11 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity Management
12 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (4.84%) Patch Management
12 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) Python
2 28 (45.16%) Ruby
3 23 (37.10%) Java
4 21 (33.87%) Perl
5 18 (29.03%) PHP
6 11 (17.74%) Bash Shell
7 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
8 8 (12.90%) SQL
9 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.45%) C++
11 3 (4.84%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) AWS Certification
1 4 (6.45%) MCSA
1 4 (6.45%) MCSE
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 48 (77.42%) Docker
2 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 60 (96.77%) Puppet
2 59 (95.16%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (79.03%) Ansible
4 35 (56.45%) Kubernetes
5 11 (17.74%) Terraform
6 5 (8.06%) Consul
7 3 (4.84%) Icinga
7 3 (4.84%) Prometheus
7 3 (4.84%) Riemann
8 2 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (3.23%) Mesos
8 2 (3.23%) Packer
9 1 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Google
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 7 (11.29%) Citrix
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.45%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.84%) Splunk
7 1 (1.61%) Adobe
7 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.61%) BMC
7 1 (1.61%) hybris
7 1 (1.61%) New Relic