Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 675 561 744
Rank change year-on-year -114 +183 -21
Permanent jobs citing Salt 169 296 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.25% 3.84% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 159 273 159
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7525 7714 7873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 10.03% 10.15% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6277 6632 6712
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Salt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in London

Salt
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Salt in London

Salt
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Salt in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Salt in London

Salt
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Central London -1 35 £70,000 +16.67% 13
South London +10 3 £65,000 -18.75%
West London +18 2 £71,250 +4.78% 1
East London - 1 £47,500 -
Salt
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region with a requirement for Salt.

1 156 (92.31%) Ansible
2 151 (89.35%) Puppet
3 138 (81.66%) Opscode Chef
4 133 (78.70%) Linux
5 132 (78.11%) Python
6 110 (65.09%) Amazon AWS
7 105 (62.13%) DevOps
8 75 (44.38%) Bash Shell
9 71 (42.01%) Perl
10 69 (40.83%) Configuration Management
11 68 (40.24%) Ruby
12 65 (38.46%) Jenkins
13 62 (36.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 62 (36.69%) Java
14 56 (33.14%) Docker
15 55 (32.54%) Red Hat
16 54 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
17 50 (29.59%) Nagios
18 49 (28.99%) Kubernetes
19 48 (28.40%) MySQL
19 48 (28.40%) VMware
20 46 (27.22%) OpenStack
21 45 (26.63%) Open Source
22 44 (26.04%) Continuous Integration
22 44 (26.04%) TCP/IP
23 42 (24.85%) Go
24 41 (24.26%) Terraform
25 38 (22.49%) Cisco
26 37 (21.89%) Unix
26 37 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 46 (27.22%) OpenStack
2 30 (17.75%) Tomcat
3 26 (15.38%) JBoss
4 19 (11.24%) Apache Solr
4 19 (11.24%) Apache Spark
5 18 (10.65%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (10.65%) WebSphere
6 17 (10.06%) Apache
6 17 (10.06%) WebLogic
7 13 (7.69%) Jetty
7 13 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (5.33%) GlassFish
8 9 (5.33%) nginx
9 4 (2.37%) CloudStack
10 3 (1.78%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.78%) Confluence
11 2 (1.18%) IIS
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 110 (65.09%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (36.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (12.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (10.65%) IaaS
5 16 (9.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (5.33%) PaaS
7 8 (4.73%) SaaS
8 7 (4.14%) GitHub
9 5 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.96%) Loggly
9 5 (2.96%) Sumo Logic
10 4 (2.37%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.37%) DigitalOcean
10 4 (2.37%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.78%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.59%) Datadog
12 1 (0.59%) Linode
12 1 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 44 (26.04%) TCP/IP
2 35 (20.71%) Firewall
3 34 (20.12%) DNS
4 15 (8.88%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (8.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (8.28%) LAN
5 14 (8.28%) SNMP
5 14 (8.28%) VLAN
5 14 (8.28%) WAN
6 13 (7.69%) SMTP
7 12 (7.10%) DHCP
7 12 (7.10%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (5.33%) Ethernet
9 8 (4.73%) HTTP
9 8 (4.73%) LDAP
10 7 (4.14%) SAN
11 6 (3.55%) Broadband
12 5 (2.96%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.96%) NAS
12 5 (2.96%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.40%) MySQL
2 33 (19.53%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (18.34%) Hadoop
4 27 (15.98%) Big Data
5 25 (14.79%) MongoDB
6 21 (12.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (12.43%) SQL Server
7 20 (11.83%) Redis
8 16 (9.47%) NoSQL
9 13 (7.69%) Couchbase
9 13 (7.69%) Riak
10 12 (7.10%) InfluxDB
11 9 (5.33%) Relational Database
12 7 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (2.37%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.37%) HBase
14 1 (0.59%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.59%) QlikView
14 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 65 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 37 (21.89%) Git (software)
3 23 (13.61%) Vagrant
4 20 (11.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (11.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 17 (10.06%) TeamCity
6 10 (5.92%) Subversion
7 9 (5.33%) JIRA
8 8 (4.73%) Maven
8 8 (4.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (4.73%) Travis CI
9 6 (3.55%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.55%) Selenium
10 5 (2.96%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.37%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.78%) CodeSonar
12 3 (1.78%) git-flow
12 3 (1.78%) Robot Framework
13 2 (1.18%) Grunt
13 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
General
1 29 (17.16%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.28%) Finance
3 7 (4.14%) Marketing
4 6 (3.55%) Banking
5 5 (2.96%) Retail
6 4 (2.37%) Advertising
6 4 (2.37%) Law
7 3 (1.78%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Front Office
9 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (33.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (16.57%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (15.98%) Developer
4 20 (11.83%) Administrator
5 18 (10.65%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (10.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 17 (10.06%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (9.47%) Analyst
7 16 (9.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 16 (9.47%) Systems Engineer
8 15 (8.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 14 (8.28%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (7.10%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.92%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.92%) Network Administrator
12 9 (5.33%) AWS DevOps
12 9 (5.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) Senior DevOps
13 8 (4.73%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
2 23 (13.61%) LAMP
2 23 (13.61%) Web Services
3 17 (10.06%) AngularJS
4 14 (8.28%) Lucene
5 13 (7.69%) .NET
5 13 (7.69%) Node.js
5 13 (7.69%) React
6 12 (7.10%) REST
7 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.14%) Django
8 7 (4.14%) JSON
8 7 (4.14%) LEMP Stack
9 6 (3.55%) CSS
9 6 (3.55%) HTML
10 4 (2.37%) CSS3
10 4 (2.37%) HTML5
10 4 (2.37%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.37%) Sensu
10 4 (2.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Linux Command Line
2 22 (13.02%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (8.88%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 13 (7.69%) Private Cloud
5 11 (6.51%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.51%) Replication
6 10 (5.92%) Derivative
7 9 (5.33%) Public Cloud
8 8 (4.73%) Fintech
9 7 (4.14%) PKI
10 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (2.37%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.18%) CMDB
11 2 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.18%) User Experience
12 1 (0.59%) Blog
12 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 133 (78.70%) Linux
2 37 (21.89%) Unix
3 34 (20.12%) CentOS
4 30 (17.75%) Ubuntu
4 30 (17.75%) Windows
5 26 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (10.65%) Debian
7 12 (7.10%) Solaris
8 7 (4.14%) Android
8 7 (4.14%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.96%) CoreOS
9 5 (2.96%) VMS
10 3 (1.78%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (1.78%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.78%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (62.13%) DevOps
2 69 (40.83%) Configuration Management
3 54 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (26.63%) Open Source
5 44 (26.04%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (16.57%) Scrum
7 24 (14.20%) TDD
8 18 (10.65%) ITIL
8 18 (10.65%) Kanban
8 18 (10.65%) Mentoring
9 17 (10.06%) DSDM
9 17 (10.06%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (10.06%) Load Balancing
9 17 (10.06%) Multithreading
9 17 (10.06%) RUP
9 17 (10.06%) Test Automation
10 16 (9.47%) OO
11 15 (8.88%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.69%) Coaching
12 13 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 132 (78.11%) Python
2 75 (44.38%) Bash Shell
3 71 (42.01%) Perl
4 68 (40.24%) Ruby
5 62 (36.69%) Java
6 42 (24.85%) Go
7 28 (16.57%) Shell Script
8 25 (14.79%) PHP
9 24 (14.20%) SQL
10 20 (11.83%) C#
11 17 (10.06%) C++
12 13 (7.69%) JavaScript
13 7 (4.14%) Scala
14 6 (3.55%) C
15 5 (2.96%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.78%) Erlang
16 3 (1.78%) Objective-C
17 2 (1.18%) Korn
17 2 (1.18%) PHP 5
17 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (11.24%) Degree
2 8 (4.73%) CCNA
2 8 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.96%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.78%) CCNP
6 3 (1.78%) CISSP
6 3 (1.78%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (1.78%) GIAC
6 3 (1.78%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (1.78%) MCSE
6 3 (1.78%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.78%) RHCE
6 3 (1.78%) SANS
6 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.78%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (1.78%) SSCP
7 2 (1.18%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.37%) GCP
3 3 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.18%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (33.14%) Docker
2 37 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.88%) iptables
4 13 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 9 (5.33%) Hyper-V
6 8 (4.73%) vSphere
6 8 (4.73%) Xen
7 7 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (3.55%) etcd
8 6 (3.55%) flannel
8 6 (3.55%) VirtualBox
9 4 (2.37%) XenServer
10 3 (1.78%) HDFS
10 3 (1.78%) NFS
11 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.59%) QEMU
11 1 (0.59%) vCloud
11 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 156 (92.31%) Ansible
2 151 (89.35%) Puppet
3 138 (81.66%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (29.59%) Nagios
5 49 (28.99%) Kubernetes
6 41 (24.26%) Terraform
7 22 (13.02%) ZABBIX
8 17 (10.06%) Grafana
9 16 (9.47%) Cacti
10 15 (8.88%) Icinga
10 15 (8.88%) Kibana
10 15 (8.88%) logstash
10 15 (8.88%) SELinux
11 13 (7.69%) Mesos
12 8 (4.73%) Consul
13 7 (4.14%) BMC PATROL
13 7 (4.14%) Packer
13 7 (4.14%) vCenter Server
14 5 (2.96%) Sysdig
15 4 (2.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 55 (32.54%) Red Hat
2 48 (28.40%) VMware
3 38 (22.49%) Cisco
4 33 (19.53%) Oracle
5 23 (13.61%) SaltStack
6 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
7 13 (7.69%) Google
8 11 (6.51%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.73%) Citrix
10 7 (4.14%) BMC
10 7 (4.14%) New Relic
10 7 (4.14%) Splunk
11 6 (3.55%) Atlassian
11 6 (3.55%) Rackspace
12 4 (2.37%) EnterpriseDB
13 3 (1.78%) Dynatrace
13 3 (1.78%) HP
13 3 (1.78%) NetApp
14 2 (1.18%) IBM
14 2 (1.18%) Veritas