Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 937 1006 1065
Rank change year-on-year +69 +59 +99
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 219 177 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 193 140 191
England median annual salary £55,000 £61,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% -5.77% +13.04%
10th Percentile £34,150 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £88,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +13.04%

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 74603 76327 92223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.33% 43.74% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 58309 62100 76152
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in England

SaltStack
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SaltStack in England

SaltStack
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaltStack in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -21 124 £66,250 +1.92% 11
North of England +51 59 £52,500 - 1
North West +18 32 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire +33 26 £52,500 -4.55%
South East +53 20 £55,000 -18.52% 2
Midlands +16 9 £59,000 +12.38% 1
West Midlands +14 7 £59,000 +18.00% 1
South West +3 6 - - 1
East Midlands +27 2 £23,750 -68.33%
East of England +2 1 £70,000 +55.56%
North East +1 1 £32,500 -27.78%
SaltStack
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing SaltStack 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 SaltStack.

1 206 (94.06%) Ansible
2 202 (92.24%) Puppet
3 201 (91.78%) Linux
4 188 (85.84%) Python
5 182 (83.11%) Opscode Chef
6 161 (73.52%) DevOps
6 161 (73.52%) Amazon AWS
7 129 (58.90%) Configuration Management
8 117 (53.42%) Bash Shell
9 116 (52.97%) Jenkins
10 110 (50.23%) Ruby
11 101 (46.12%) Docker
12 95 (43.38%) Continuous Integration
13 87 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (35.62%) OpenStack
15 76 (34.70%) Kubernetes
16 75 (34.25%) Red Hat
17 71 (32.42%) Git (software)
18 70 (31.96%) Microsoft Azure
19 66 (30.14%) Salt
20 64 (29.22%) Windows
21 59 (26.94%) Web Services
22 57 (26.03%) Perl
22 57 (26.03%) Nagios
23 56 (25.57%) CentOS
24 51 (23.29%) VMware
25 50 (22.83%) Software Engineering
26 49 (22.37%) Vagrant
27 48 (21.92%) ZABBIX
28 46 (21.00%) Apache Cassandra

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 78 (35.62%) OpenStack
2 41 (18.72%) Apache
3 30 (13.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 29 (13.24%) IIS
5 23 (10.50%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (10.50%) nginx
6 18 (8.22%) CloudStack
7 16 (7.31%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.74%) Confluence
9 3 (1.37%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.91%) JBoss
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 161 (73.52%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (31.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (20.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (8.68%) IaaS
5 17 (7.76%) OpenShift
6 15 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (6.39%) Loggly
7 14 (6.39%) PaaS
7 14 (6.39%) Sumo Logic
8 11 (5.02%) GitHub
9 9 (4.11%) CloudBees
10 7 (3.20%) Google Compute Engine
10 7 (3.20%) SaaS
11 6 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.37%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.37%) DigitalOcean
13 1 (0.46%) Datadog
13 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.18%) TCP/IP
2 33 (15.07%) Firewall
3 27 (12.33%) VLAN
4 20 (9.13%) LAN
4 20 (9.13%) WAN
5 18 (8.22%) Internet
6 15 (6.85%) SNMP
7 12 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (4.11%) DNS
9 8 (3.65%) InfiniBand
10 7 (3.20%) SAN
11 6 (2.74%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.74%) HTTP
11 6 (2.74%) NAS
12 5 (2.28%) VSAN
13 4 (1.83%) DHCP
13 4 (1.83%) SMTP
14 2 (0.91%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.91%) VPN
15 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 43 (19.63%) MySQL
3 42 (19.18%) MongoDB
4 39 (17.81%) Redis
5 35 (15.98%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (14.16%) Hadoop
7 21 (9.59%) NoSQL
8 19 (8.68%) MariaDB
9 18 (8.22%) SQL Server
10 15 (6.85%) Big Data
11 12 (5.48%) Relational Database
12 9 (4.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (3.65%) Riak
14 7 (3.20%) Oracle Database
15 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (2.28%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (1.37%) HBase
17 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 116 (52.97%) Jenkins
2 71 (32.42%) Git (software)
3 49 (22.37%) Vagrant
4 35 (15.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (6.85%) Maven
5 15 (6.85%) TeamCity
6 11 (5.02%) Grunt
7 10 (4.57%) Hudson
7 10 (4.57%) JIRA
8 6 (2.74%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.28%) Ant
9 5 (2.28%) GitLab
9 5 (2.28%) Subversion
10 4 (1.83%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.83%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.83%) GoCD
10 4 (1.83%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.83%) IBM UrbanCode
10 4 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.83%) Selenium
General
1 21 (9.59%) Finance
2 7 (3.20%) Banking
3 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.28%) Online Betting
5 3 (1.37%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.46%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 113 (51.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 77 (35.16%) Linux Engineer
3 68 (31.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 66 (30.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 53 (24.20%) AWS DevOps
5 53 (24.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 53 (24.20%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (10.05%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (7.76%) Administrator
8 17 (7.76%) Consultant
9 14 (6.39%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (6.39%) Senior DevOps
9 14 (6.39%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.94%) Developer
10 13 (5.94%) PowerShell Engineer
10 13 (5.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 12 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
12 11 (5.02%) DevOps Consultant
12 11 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (26.94%) Web Services
2 41 (18.72%) Node.js
3 30 (13.70%) Elastic Stack
4 29 (13.24%) LAMP
5 22 (10.05%) LEMP Stack
6 20 (9.13%) LAPP Stack
7 18 (8.22%) Sensu
8 13 (5.94%) Kafka
9 11 (5.02%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.02%) CSS
9 11 (5.02%) CSS3
9 11 (5.02%) HTML
9 11 (5.02%) HTML5
9 11 (5.02%) jQuery
9 11 (5.02%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (3.65%) Apache Camel
11 5 (2.28%) REST
11 5 (2.28%) Spring
11 5 (2.28%) Spring Boot
12 4 (1.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.70%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.13%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.13%) Public Cloud
3 17 (7.76%) Private Cloud
4 12 (5.48%) Cloud Native
5 10 (4.57%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.20%) Replication
7 6 (2.74%) LIMS
8 5 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.28%) Clustering
8 5 (2.28%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.46%) Fintech
11 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 201 (91.78%) Linux
2 64 (29.22%) Windows
3 56 (25.57%) CentOS
4 44 (20.09%) Unix
5 43 (19.63%) Ubuntu
6 23 (10.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (9.13%) Debian
8 16 (7.31%) Windows Server
9 11 (5.02%) Solaris
10 10 (4.57%) CoreOS
11 9 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (2.74%) Fedora
13 2 (0.91%) SUSE
14 1 (0.46%) AIX
14 1 (0.46%) HPUX
14 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (73.52%) DevOps
2 129 (58.90%) Configuration Management
3 95 (43.38%) Continuous Integration
4 87 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (22.83%) Software Engineering
6 43 (19.63%) Open Source
7 29 (13.24%) Continuous Deployment
8 27 (12.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (10.50%) TDD
10 21 (9.59%) Migration
11 18 (8.22%) Load Balancing
12 16 (7.31%) ITIL
13 11 (5.02%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (5.02%) Coaching
13 11 (5.02%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.02%) Software Delivery
13 11 (5.02%) Task Automation
14 10 (4.57%) Scrum
15 9 (4.11%) Microservices
16 8 (3.65%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 188 (85.84%) Python
2 117 (53.42%) Bash Shell
3 110 (50.23%) Ruby
4 57 (26.03%) Perl
5 39 (17.81%) Java
6 33 (15.07%) Go
6 33 (15.07%) PowerShell
7 30 (13.70%) PHP
8 27 (12.33%) SQL
9 20 (9.13%) C#
9 20 (9.13%) C++
10 15 (6.85%) Scala
11 13 (5.94%) JavaScript
12 8 (3.65%) Bourne shell
13 7 (3.20%) VB
14 6 (2.74%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.28%) Korn
16 2 (0.91%) C
16 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (14.61%) Degree
2 10 (4.57%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.74%) CCNA
4 6 (2.74%) CCNP
4 6 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.74%) PhD
5 1 (0.46%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.68%) GCP
2 7 (3.20%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.37%) DICOM
4 3 (1.37%) HL7
System Software
1 101 (46.12%) Docker
2 40 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.31%) Varnish
4 9 (4.11%) Xen
5 8 (3.65%) Ceph
5 8 (3.65%) GPFS
5 8 (3.65%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 8 (3.65%) vSphere
6 7 (3.20%) VirtualBox
7 5 (2.28%) KVM
7 5 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (2.28%) VMware NSX
8 3 (1.37%) HDFS
9 2 (0.91%) NFS
9 2 (0.91%) QEMU
10 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 206 (94.06%) Ansible
2 202 (92.24%) Puppet
3 182 (83.11%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (34.70%) Kubernetes
5 66 (30.14%) Salt
6 57 (26.03%) Nagios
7 48 (21.92%) ZABBIX
8 40 (18.26%) Terraform
9 26 (11.87%) Packer
10 16 (7.31%) HAProxy
11 15 (6.85%) Graphite
12 14 (6.39%) Icinga
13 13 (5.94%) logstash
14 11 (5.02%) Graylog
15 10 (4.57%) Grafana
16 8 (3.65%) Prometheus
17 6 (2.74%) vRealize
18 5 (2.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 5 (2.28%) Oracle RMAN
19 4 (1.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 75 (34.25%) Red Hat
2 51 (23.29%) VMware
3 35 (15.98%) Microsoft
4 26 (11.87%) Google
4 26 (11.87%) Oracle
5 19 (8.68%) New Relic
6 17 (7.76%) Rackspace
6 17 (7.76%) Splunk
7 16 (7.31%) Cisco
7 16 (7.31%) SolarWinds
8 10 (4.57%) Atlassian
9 7 (3.20%) Dynatrace
10 6 (2.74%) Intel
11 5 (2.28%) IBM
11 5 (2.28%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.83%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.83%) CA
12 4 (1.83%) Veritas
12 4 (1.83%) XebiaLabs
13 2 (0.91%) CheckPoint