Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 488 584 584
Rank change year-on-year +96 0 +102
Permanent jobs citing Salt 285 256 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.35% 3.24% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 249 225 215
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £41,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 8,518 7,892 7,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.03% 11.27% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6,830 6,599 6,024
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 +55 66 £75,000 -1.32% 1
South London -1 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Salt
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Salt.

1 261 (91.58%) Ansible
2 240 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
3 229 (80.35%) DevOps
4 226 (79.30%) Python
5 222 (77.89%) Linux
6 214 (75.09%) Puppet
7 198 (69.47%) Opscode Chef
8 154 (54.04%) Docker
9 132 (46.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 128 (44.91%) Configuration Management
11 124 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (41.40%) Java
13 100 (35.09%) Ruby
14 94 (32.98%) Perl
15 91 (31.93%) Git (software)
15 91 (31.93%) Jenkins
15 91 (31.93%) Kubernetes
16 85 (29.82%) Apache
17 83 (29.12%) Windows
18 80 (28.07%) Google Cloud Platform
19 74 (25.96%) Tomcat
20 73 (25.61%) Google
21 65 (22.81%) Web Services
22 62 (21.75%) Data Centre
23 57 (20.00%) Bash Shell
24 56 (19.65%) Open Source
24 56 (19.65%) Terraform
25 54 (18.95%) Fintech
26 53 (18.60%) Public Cloud
26 53 (18.60%) TeamCity

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 85 (29.82%) Apache
2 74 (25.96%) Tomcat
3 24 (8.42%) OpenStack
4 20 (7.02%) WordPress
5 19 (6.67%) Apache Spark
6 18 (6.32%) MS Exchange
7 14 (4.91%) WebSphere
8 13 (4.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (4.56%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.81%) nginx
10 3 (1.05%) Confluence
11 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.70%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.70%) JBoss
11 2 (0.70%) Jupyter
Applications
1 18 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 240 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (46.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (28.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 47 (16.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 28 (9.82%) GitHub
6 25 (8.77%) PaaS
7 20 (7.02%) Office 365
8 18 (6.32%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (5.96%) OpenShift
10 15 (5.26%) Serverless
11 13 (4.56%) IBM Cloud
12 11 (3.86%) SaaS
13 9 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (2.46%) Amazon S3
14 7 (2.46%) Apigee
14 7 (2.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (2.11%) IaaS
16 3 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
17 2 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 2 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.33%) Firewall
2 34 (11.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.81%) DNS
3 8 (2.81%) VPN
4 2 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.70%) SNMP
5 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.14%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (11.58%) MySQL
3 24 (8.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (7.72%) SQL Server
5 20 (7.02%) Redis
6 18 (6.32%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (2.46%) Big Data
8 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.75%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.05%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.05%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.70%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.70%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.70%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 91 (31.93%) Git (software)
1 91 (31.93%) Jenkins
2 53 (18.60%) TeamCity
3 51 (17.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 41 (14.39%) JIRA
5 33 (11.58%) Subversion
6 29 (10.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 29 (10.18%) Maven
7 28 (9.82%) git-flow
7 28 (9.82%) RSpec
8 24 (8.42%) Bitbucket
9 21 (7.37%) Vagrant
10 20 (7.02%) Gradle
10 20 (7.02%) JUnit
10 20 (7.02%) Log4j
10 20 (7.02%) Selenium
10 20 (7.02%) TestNG
11 8 (2.81%) Hudson
12 7 (2.46%) GitLab
13 6 (2.11%) Artifactory
General
1 34 (11.93%) Finance
2 18 (6.32%) Banking
3 16 (5.61%) Legal
4 10 (3.51%) Marketing
5 8 (2.81%) Games
6 1 (0.35%) Law
6 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 135 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (23.51%) AWS Engineer
3 34 (11.93%) AWS DevOps
4 30 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 29 (10.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 29 (10.18%) Linux Engineer
6 25 (8.77%) Developer
7 24 (8.42%) Azure Engineer
8 21 (7.37%) Java Developer
8 21 (7.37%) Senior DevOps
8 21 (7.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 20 (7.02%) Agile Developer
9 20 (7.02%) Agile Java Developer
10 19 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 18 (6.32%) Office 365 Engineer
11 18 (6.32%) Support Engineer
11 18 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (5.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 17 (5.96%) PowerShell Engineer
12 17 (5.96%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (22.81%) Web Services
2 49 (17.19%) Node.js
3 42 (14.74%) Elastic Stack
4 37 (12.98%) LAPP Stack
5 33 (11.58%) Java EE
5 33 (11.58%) Spring
6 24 (8.42%) LAMP
7 20 (7.02%) Ajax
7 20 (7.02%) CSS
7 20 (7.02%) Hibernate
7 20 (7.02%) HTML
7 20 (7.02%) jQuery
7 20 (7.02%) JSP
7 20 (7.02%) JSTL
8 17 (5.96%) RESTful
9 13 (4.56%) Spring Boot
10 9 (3.16%) Spring Cloud
11 7 (2.46%) LEMP Stack
12 5 (1.75%) .NET
12 5 (1.75%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.75%) Data Centre
2 54 (18.95%) Fintech
3 53 (18.60%) Public Cloud
4 28 (9.82%) Hedge funds
5 22 (7.72%) Algorithms
5 22 (7.72%) Data Structures
6 18 (6.32%) Cloud Native
7 17 (5.96%) Blog
8 15 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 13 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (2.46%) Virtual Team
11 6 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.40%) Marketing Technology
13 2 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.70%) NHS
13 2 (0.70%) PMI
13 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 222 (77.89%) Linux
2 83 (29.12%) Windows
3 40 (14.04%) Ubuntu
4 29 (10.18%) CentOS
5 20 (7.02%) Android
5 20 (7.02%) openSUSE
6 18 (6.32%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.81%) Unix
9 6 (2.11%) Debian
10 5 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (80.35%) DevOps
2 128 (44.91%) Configuration Management
3 124 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (19.65%) Open Source
5 50 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (16.84%) Scrum
7 43 (15.09%) Microservices
8 35 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 32 (11.23%) Release Management
11 30 (10.53%) Wealth Management
12 28 (9.82%) Asset Management
12 28 (9.82%) Project Management
13 24 (8.42%) Continuous Delivery
14 22 (7.72%) ITIL
15 21 (7.37%) Computer Science
15 21 (7.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 20 (7.02%) TDD
17 18 (6.32%) Fund Management
18 17 (5.96%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 226 (79.30%) Python
2 118 (41.40%) Java
3 100 (35.09%) Ruby
4 94 (32.98%) Perl
5 57 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 52 (18.25%) PowerShell
7 49 (17.19%) C#
8 47 (16.49%) SQL
9 40 (14.04%) PHP
10 39 (13.68%) C++
11 34 (11.93%) Go
12 26 (9.12%) JavaScript
13 13 (4.56%) Scala
14 7 (2.46%) C
14 7 (2.46%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.70%) R
16 1 (0.35%) Java 8
16 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (14.74%) Degree
2 13 (4.56%) Master's Degree
3 6 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.05%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.70%) CCNA
6 2 (0.70%) CCNP
6 2 (0.70%) CEH
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.70%) MCTS
6 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.70%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 154 (54.04%) Docker
2 51 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.82%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (8.07%) vSphere
5 22 (7.72%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 261 (91.58%) Ansible
2 214 (75.09%) Puppet
3 198 (69.47%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (31.93%) Kubernetes
5 56 (19.65%) Terraform
6 44 (15.44%) Packer
7 39 (13.68%) Consul
7 39 (13.68%) Prometheus
8 33 (11.58%) Icinga
9 19 (6.67%) Nagios
9 19 (6.67%) SCCM
10 17 (5.96%) Docker Swarm
11 12 (4.21%) ZABBIX
12 11 (3.86%) Graphite
13 6 (2.11%) Grafana
13 6 (2.11%) Mesos
13 6 (2.11%) Opsview
14 5 (1.75%) CFEngine
14 5 (1.75%) logstash
14 5 (1.75%) StatsD
Vendors
1 73 (25.61%) Google
2 52 (18.25%) VMware
3 45 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 30 (10.53%) SaltStack
5 24 (8.42%) Oracle
6 13 (4.56%) IBM
7 9 (3.16%) SAP
8 6 (2.11%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.75%) Adyen
9 5 (1.75%) comScore
9 5 (1.75%) Microsoft
9 5 (1.75%) Recurly
9 5 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.75%) Snapchat
9 5 (1.75%) Splunk
9 5 (1.75%) Sun
10 2 (0.70%) Jitterbit
10 2 (0.70%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.70%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.70%) SnapLogic