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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SaltStack products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SaltStack over the 6 months to 26 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SaltStack.

SaltStack
UK > England
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 961 711 772
Rank change year-on-year -250 +61 +167
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 174 154 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 103 151 87
10th Percentile £44,400 £52,500 £44,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - - -11.11%
75th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - - -11.11%

SaltStack is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 53,262 31,266 34,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.59% 37.99% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28,893 23,073 26,733
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,275
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £38,177
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SaltStack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in England

SaltStack
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaltStack in England.

Salary trend for SaltStack in England

SaltStack
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaltStack in England over the 6 months to 26 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SaltStack in England

SaltStack
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaltStack within the England region over the 6 months to 26 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -202 89 £77,500 +3.33% 3
North of England -140 53 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire -101 48 £60,000 - 1
South East -81 24 £62,500 +13.64% 5
North West -93 5 £45,000 -25.00%
South West -23 3 £57,500 -4.17% 2
East of England -77 1 £110,000 +120.00%
SaltStack
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, IT jobs citing SaltStack 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 England region with a requirement for SaltStack.

1 155 (89.08%) Python
2 142 (81.61%) Puppet
3 133 (76.44%) Configuration Management
4 131 (75.29%) Opscode Chef
4 131 (75.29%) DevOps
5 121 (69.54%) AWS
6 112 (64.37%) Linux
7 105 (60.34%) Ansible
8 102 (58.62%) Docker
8 102 (58.62%) Ruby
9 100 (57.47%) Kubernetes
10 97 (55.75%) Agile
11 91 (52.30%) Azure
12 78 (44.83%) Terraform
13 66 (37.93%) Deployment Automation
14 64 (36.78%) Bash
15 62 (35.63%) Platform Engineering
16 53 (30.46%) Infrastructure as Code
17 50 (28.74%) SQL
18 48 (27.59%) GCP
19 47 (27.01%) AWS CloudFormation
19 47 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (26.44%) PostgreSQL
20 46 (26.44%) Windows
21 45 (25.86%) Scrum
22 41 (23.56%) Google
22 41 (23.56%) Go
23 40 (22.99%) CI/CD
24 38 (21.84%) Technology Transformation
24 38 (21.84%) Pulumi

SaltStack
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 19 (10.92%) OpenStack
2 10 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.87%) Apache
3 5 (2.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 121 (69.54%) AWS
2 91 (52.30%) Azure
3 48 (27.59%) GCP
4 47 (27.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 38 (21.84%) Pulumi
6 33 (18.97%) Amazon EKS
7 18 (10.34%) IaaS
8 12 (6.90%) PaaS
9 11 (6.32%) Serverless
10 10 (5.75%) Microsoft 365
11 8 (4.60%) SaaS
12 7 (4.02%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (4.02%) GitHub
13 5 (2.87%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (2.87%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 5 (2.87%) Route 53
14 4 (2.30%) OpenShift
15 3 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (1.72%) CloudFront
15 3 (1.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.62%) DNS
2 10 (5.75%) WAN
3 8 (4.60%) Firewall
3 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.02%) MPLS
4 7 (4.02%) VLAN
5 5 (2.87%) VPN
6 3 (1.72%) DHCP
6 3 (1.72%) IPsec
6 3 (1.72%) LAN
6 3 (1.72%) NAS
6 3 (1.72%) SAN
6 3 (1.72%) SD-WAN
6 3 (1.72%) Wireless
6 3 (1.72%) WLAN
7 2 (1.15%) BGP
7 2 (1.15%) IPv4
7 2 (1.15%) OSPF
8 1 (0.57%) FTP
8 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.44%) PostgreSQL
2 29 (16.67%) MySQL
3 9 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.72%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.57%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (9.20%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.60%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.30%) Artifactory
4 4 (2.30%) Selenium
5 3 (1.72%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.72%) Gradle
5 3 (1.72%) Maven
5 3 (1.72%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.72%) Subversion
6 2 (1.15%) Ant
7 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.57%) JIRA
7 1 (0.57%) JUnit
7 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.57%) Zephyr
General
1 31 (17.82%) Public Sector
2 26 (14.94%) Finance
3 24 (13.79%) Social Skills
4 16 (9.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 6 (3.45%) Marketing
6 4 (2.30%) Advertising
6 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.30%) Legal
7 3 (1.72%) Banking
7 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.15%) Automotive
8 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.15%) Tech for Good
8 2 (1.15%) Wearables
9 1 (0.57%) Games
9 1 (0.57%) International Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 106 (60.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (20.11%) AWS Engineer
3 30 (17.24%) AWS DevOps
3 30 (17.24%) Azure Engineer
4 29 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 25 (14.37%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 25 (14.37%) Senior DevOps
6 24 (13.79%) Azure DevOps
7 19 (10.92%) Software Engineer
8 18 (10.34%) Python Engineer
9 17 (9.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 16 (9.20%) Python Software Engineer
11 11 (6.32%) Platform Engineer
11 11 (6.32%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.75%) Junior
13 9 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
14 8 (4.60%) Consultant
14 8 (4.60%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.20%) Django
1 16 (9.20%) Pandas
2 7 (4.02%) Spring
3 3 (1.72%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.15%) .NET
4 2 (1.15%) ARM Templates
4 2 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.57%) GatsbyJS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.84%) Enterprise Cloud
2 24 (13.79%) Public Cloud
3 21 (12.07%) Data Centre
3 21 (12.07%) Data Structures
4 19 (10.92%) Algorithms
5 14 (8.05%) User Experience
6 8 (4.60%) Blog
6 8 (4.60%) Cloud Native
6 8 (4.60%) Derivative
6 8 (4.60%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.15%) Clustering
8 2 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.15%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (1.15%) Life Science
8 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 112 (64.37%) Linux
2 46 (26.44%) Windows
3 14 (8.05%) CentOS
4 10 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.75%) Unix
5 6 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.72%) Debian
6 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (1.15%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.15%) Solaris
7 2 (1.15%) SUSE
7 2 (1.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (76.44%) Configuration Management
2 131 (75.29%) DevOps
3 97 (55.75%) Agile
4 66 (37.93%) Deployment Automation
5 62 (35.63%) Platform Engineering
6 53 (30.46%) Infrastructure as Code
7 47 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (25.86%) Scrum
9 40 (22.99%) CI/CD
10 38 (21.84%) Collaborative Working
10 38 (21.84%) Technology Transformation
11 32 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 27 (15.52%) Computer Science
14 24 (13.79%) DSDM
14 24 (13.79%) RUP
15 21 (12.07%) Software Engineering
16 19 (10.92%) BDD
16 19 (10.92%) Open Source
16 19 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (89.08%) Python
2 102 (58.62%) Ruby
3 64 (36.78%) Bash
4 50 (28.74%) SQL
5 41 (23.56%) Go
6 32 (18.39%) PowerShell
7 25 (14.37%) Shell Script
8 20 (11.49%) C
9 16 (9.20%) C++
10 10 (5.75%) C#
10 10 (5.75%) Java
11 9 (5.17%) JavaScript
12 7 (4.02%) Perl
13 6 (3.45%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.87%) Groovy
15 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (13.79%) AWS Certification
2 22 (12.64%) Degree
3 16 (9.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.57%) OCP
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 102 (58.62%) Docker
2 12 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.87%) vSphere
4 3 (1.72%) Dovecot
4 3 (1.72%) Postfix
4 3 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.15%) KVM
5 2 (1.15%) LXC
5 2 (1.15%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 142 (81.61%) Puppet
2 131 (75.29%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (60.34%) Ansible
4 100 (57.47%) Kubernetes
5 78 (44.83%) Terraform
6 24 (13.79%) Cobbler
7 22 (12.64%) Salt
8 16 (9.20%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (4.60%) Consul
9 8 (4.60%) Mesos
9 8 (4.60%) Packer
9 8 (4.60%) Rancher
10 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (4.02%) SCCM
11 6 (3.45%) Grafana
11 6 (3.45%) Prometheus
12 3 (1.72%) Graylog
12 3 (1.72%) vRealize
12 3 (1.72%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 3 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (23.56%) Google
2 18 (10.34%) VMware
3 15 (8.62%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.02%) Veeam
6 3 (1.72%) HP
6 3 (1.72%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (1.72%) Synology
7 2 (1.15%) Cisco
7 2 (1.15%) New Relic
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle
7 2 (1.15%) Splunk
8 1 (0.57%) Aspera
8 1 (0.57%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.57%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.57%) F5
8 1 (0.57%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.57%) Juniper
8 1 (0.57%) Mellanox
8 1 (0.57%) Palo Alto