The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Salt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Salt over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 700 668 765
Rank change year-on-year -32 +97  
Permanent jobs citing Salt 166 245 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.22% 3.07% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 149 224 177
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% -21.15%  

Salt is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7476 7984 7882
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.92% 8.63% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6089 6602 6268
Median salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12%  

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Salt as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in England

Salt
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Salt in England

Salt
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Salt in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Salt in England

Salt
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -36 88 £62,500 -3.10% 19
South East +46 23 £45,000 -15.88% 6
Yorkshire -21 16 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South West -1 12 £57,500 -14.81%
West Midlands - 8 £65,000 -
East Midlands +12 6 £53,750 -14.00%
East of England -12 6 £62,500 +34.40% 2
North West - 5 £52,500 - 2
North East +13 1 £65,000 +116.66%
Salt
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Salt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Salt.

1 321 (93.31%) Puppet
2 297 (86.34%) Opscode Chef
3 296 (86.05%) Ansible
4 264 (76.74%) Python
5 253 (73.55%) Linux
6 225 (65.41%) DevOps
7 215 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
8 185 (53.78%) Perl
9 179 (52.03%) Bash Shell
10 146 (42.44%) Java
11 129 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
12 123 (35.76%) Docker
13 118 (34.30%) MySQL
14 114 (33.14%) Git (software)
15 112 (32.56%) Jenkins
16 107 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
17 105 (30.52%) Ruby
18 95 (27.62%) Configuration Management
19 89 (25.87%) Oracle
20 87 (25.29%) Microsoft Azure
20 87 (25.29%) NoSQL
21 72 (20.93%) MongoDB
22 69 (20.06%) Big Data
22 69 (20.06%) OpenStack
22 69 (20.06%) SQL Server
23 68 (19.77%) Maven
24 67 (19.48%) Scrum
24 67 (19.48%) Tomcat
25 66 (19.19%) Elastic Stack
26 65 (18.90%) Unix

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 69 (20.06%) OpenStack
2 67 (19.48%) Tomcat
3 58 (16.86%) JBoss
3 58 (16.86%) WebSphere
4 55 (15.99%) Elasticsearch
4 55 (15.99%) WebLogic
5 54 (15.70%) Apache Spark
6 50 (14.53%) Apache Solr
7 49 (14.24%) Jetty
8 48 (13.95%) Apache
9 28 (8.14%) nginx
9 28 (8.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (3.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.74%) CloudStack
12 5 (1.45%) CMS
13 4 (1.16%) Confluence
14 3 (0.87%) Drupal
14 3 (0.87%) WordPress
15 2 (0.58%) lighttpd
16 1 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Campfire
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 215 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (25.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (12.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 30 (8.72%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (7.85%) SaaS
6 23 (6.69%) Amazon S3
7 20 (5.81%) Amazon ELB
8 17 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (4.94%) IaaS
9 12 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (3.49%) GitHub
10 9 (2.62%) Loggly
10 9 (2.62%) Sumo Logic
11 6 (1.74%) PaaS
12 4 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.16%) Slack
13 3 (0.87%) Asana
13 3 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 62 (18.02%) Firewall
2 34 (9.88%) DNS
2 34 (9.88%) TCP/IP
3 25 (7.27%) DHCP
4 20 (5.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (5.81%) LAN
4 20 (5.81%) SNMP
4 20 (5.81%) WAN
5 19 (5.52%) SMTP
6 18 (5.23%) VLAN
7 16 (4.65%) LDAP
7 16 (4.65%) NAS
7 16 (4.65%) SAN
8 14 (4.07%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (3.49%) VPN
10 11 (3.20%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.33%) OpenVPN
12 7 (2.03%) Asterisk PBX
12 7 (2.03%) Network Security
12 7 (2.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (34.30%) MySQL
2 87 (25.29%) NoSQL
3 72 (20.93%) MongoDB
4 69 (20.06%) Big Data
4 69 (20.06%) SQL Server
5 64 (18.60%) Hadoop
6 63 (18.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 58 (16.86%) PostgreSQL
8 57 (16.57%) Redis
9 55 (15.99%) Riak
10 49 (14.24%) Couchbase
11 24 (6.98%) Relational Database
12 22 (6.40%) Amazon RDS
13 13 (3.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (3.20%) RDBMS
15 9 (2.62%) InfluxDB
16 8 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (1.74%) MariaDB
18 4 (1.16%) HBase
19 2 (0.58%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 114 (33.14%) Git (software)
2 112 (32.56%) Jenkins
3 68 (19.77%) Maven
4 45 (13.08%) Subversion
5 39 (11.34%) Ant
6 36 (10.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (9.01%) Vagrant
8 29 (8.43%) TeamCity
9 28 (8.14%) Gradle
10 24 (6.98%) Apache Ivy
11 14 (4.07%) JIRA
12 13 (3.78%) SonarQube
13 7 (2.03%) Grunt
13 7 (2.03%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.45%) Artifactory
14 5 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (1.16%) ClearCase
15 4 (1.16%) CruiseControl
15 4 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 52 (15.12%) Banking
2 36 (10.47%) Retail
3 35 (10.17%) Finance
4 31 (9.01%) Telecoms
5 30 (8.72%) Marketing
6 14 (4.07%) Games
7 6 (1.74%) Electronics
7 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.16%) Advertising
10 3 (0.87%) Legal
10 3 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 145 (42.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 66 (19.19%) Developer
3 48 (13.95%) Administrator
4 45 (13.08%) Systems Administrator
5 44 (12.79%) Linux Engineer
6 40 (11.63%) Java Developer
7 35 (10.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 32 (9.30%) Release Engineer
9 29 (8.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 28 (8.14%) Senior Developer
11 25 (7.27%) DevOps Administrator
12 21 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
13 20 (5.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 18 (5.23%) Analyst
14 18 (5.23%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 16 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
15 16 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
16 15 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
17 14 (4.07%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.19%) Elastic Stack
2 64 (18.60%) AngularJS
3 54 (15.70%) React
4 50 (14.53%) Lucene
5 46 (13.37%) Web Services
6 41 (11.92%) Spring
7 40 (11.63%) Node.js
8 35 (10.17%) LAMP
9 26 (7.56%) CSS
10 25 (7.27%) HTML
11 19 (5.52%) .NET
12 12 (3.49%) CSS3
12 12 (3.49%) Sensu
12 12 (3.49%) XML
13 11 (3.20%) HTML5
13 11 (3.20%) jQuery
14 9 (2.62%) Kafka
14 9 (2.62%) LEMP Stack
15 7 (2.03%) JSON
15 7 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.27%) Data Centre
1 25 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (6.40%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.23%) Replication
4 17 (4.94%) Linux Command Line
5 14 (4.07%) Derivative
6 13 (3.78%) Private Cloud
7 11 (3.20%) PKI
8 10 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
9 9 (2.62%) Fintech
9 9 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (2.62%) Public Cloud
10 7 (2.03%) User Experience
11 6 (1.74%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.74%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 253 (73.55%) Linux
2 65 (18.90%) Unix
3 59 (17.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (13.95%) CentOS
5 45 (13.08%) Windows
6 27 (7.85%) Android
6 27 (7.85%) Apple iOS
7 25 (7.27%) Debian
7 25 (7.27%) Ubuntu
8 17 (4.94%) Solaris
9 15 (4.36%) VMS
10 11 (3.20%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (2.03%) Windows Server
12 4 (1.16%) CoreOS
12 4 (1.16%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.58%) Fedora
13 2 (0.58%) SUSE
14 1 (0.29%) AIX
14 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (65.41%) DevOps
2 129 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 107 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (27.62%) Configuration Management
5 67 (19.48%) Scrum
6 59 (17.15%) TDD
7 56 (16.28%) Kanban
8 55 (15.99%) DSDM
8 55 (15.99%) RUP
8 55 (15.99%) Web Development
9 53 (15.41%) Mentoring
10 51 (14.83%) Coaching
10 51 (14.83%) OO
11 50 (14.53%) Multithreading
12 49 (14.24%) Concurrent Programming
12 49 (14.24%) UML
13 46 (13.37%) Open Source
14 42 (12.21%) Software Engineering
15 35 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
16 32 (9.30%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 264 (76.74%) Python
2 185 (53.78%) Perl
3 179 (52.03%) Bash Shell
4 146 (42.44%) Java
5 105 (30.52%) Ruby
6 64 (18.60%) Go
7 56 (16.28%) PHP
8 49 (14.24%) C#
9 47 (13.66%) SQL
10 40 (11.63%) Shell Script
11 39 (11.34%) JavaScript
12 18 (5.23%) C++
13 16 (4.65%) PowerShell
14 14 (4.07%) Scala
15 9 (2.62%) Erlang
15 9 (2.62%) Jython
16 4 (1.16%) Groovy
17 3 (0.87%) GraphQL
18 2 (0.58%) AWK
18 2 (0.58%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (8.43%) Degree
2 20 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.03%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.87%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.33%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) GCP
2 3 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 123 (35.76%) Docker
2 53 (15.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.85%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.40%) etcd
4 22 (6.40%) flannel
5 21 (6.10%) Active Directory
6 19 (5.52%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (4.65%) Xen
8 12 (3.49%) VirtualBox
9 11 (3.20%) NFS
10 9 (2.62%) KVM
10 9 (2.62%) vSphere
11 6 (1.74%) pfSense
11 6 (1.74%) Samba
11 6 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (1.74%) XenServer
12 5 (1.45%) QEMU
12 5 (1.45%) StorNext
13 4 (1.16%) HDFS
14 3 (0.87%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 321 (93.31%) Puppet
2 297 (86.34%) Opscode Chef
3 296 (86.05%) Ansible
4 57 (16.57%) Terraform
5 53 (15.41%) logstash
5 53 (15.41%) Nagios
6 52 (15.12%) Kibana
7 50 (14.53%) Kubernetes
8 42 (12.21%) ZABBIX
9 23 (6.69%) Munin
10 21 (6.10%) Grafana
11 19 (5.52%) Mesos
12 17 (4.94%) Graphite
13 14 (4.07%) Consul
14 13 (3.78%) Sysdig
15 11 (3.20%) Cacti
15 11 (3.20%) Packer
16 9 (2.62%) vCenter Server
17 6 (1.74%) Cobbler
17 6 (1.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 89 (25.87%) Oracle
2 56 (16.28%) VMware
3 50 (14.53%) SaltStack
4 38 (11.05%) Cisco
5 35 (10.17%) Red Hat
6 24 (6.98%) Splunk
7 23 (6.69%) Microsoft
8 19 (5.52%) Google
9 16 (4.65%) SolarWinds
10 14 (4.07%) New Relic
11 13 (3.78%) Rackspace
12 11 (3.20%) NetApp
13 9 (2.62%) HP
14 7 (2.03%) AppDynamics
15 6 (1.74%) EnterpriseDB
15 6 (1.74%) SAP
16 5 (1.45%) F5
17 4 (1.16%) CheckPoint
17 4 (1.16%) Citrix
17 4 (1.16%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Explore Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Automation Logic
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £85,000 to £94,999 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
West End
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago