Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 4 December 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 692 485 688
Rank change year-on-year -207 +203 +3
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 47 12 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.054% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 47
10th Percentile £70,000 " £55,500
25th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £75,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.67% -3.23% +19.23%
75th Percentile £88,125 £77,500 £86,875
90th Percentile £111,375 " £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +15.38%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19,129 8,107 22,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.35% 36.58% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12,681 6,570 17,450
10th Percentile £36,750 £40,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £49,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £101,375 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in London

SaltStack
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SaltStack in London

SaltStack
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SaltStack in London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for SaltStack in London

SaltStack
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaltStack within the London region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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 -63 5 £77,500 +10.71% 7
SaltStack
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for SaltStack.

1 44 (93.62%) Puppet
1 44 (93.62%) Ansible
2 43 (91.49%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (65.96%) Linux
4 29 (61.70%) Terraform
5 27 (57.45%) Configuration Management
6 26 (55.32%) AWS
7 25 (53.19%) DevOps
8 24 (51.06%) Python
9 21 (44.68%) Bash Shell
9 21 (44.68%) Docker
9 21 (44.68%) Kubernetes
10 20 (42.55%) Windows
11 19 (40.43%) VMware
12 18 (38.30%) Salt
12 18 (38.30%) Serverless
13 17 (36.17%) Microservices
13 17 (36.17%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (36.17%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (34.04%) Amazon S3
14 16 (34.04%) Route 53
14 16 (34.04%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (31.91%) GCP
15 15 (31.91%) Social Skills
15 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
16 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
16 13 (27.66%) Perl
16 13 (27.66%) IaaS
16 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
17 12 (25.53%) Unix

SaltStack
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 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 26 (55.32%) AWS
2 18 (38.30%) Serverless
3 17 (36.17%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (34.04%) Amazon S3
4 16 (34.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (34.04%) Route 53
5 15 (31.91%) GCP
6 13 (27.66%) IaaS
7 11 (23.40%) Azure
8 9 (19.15%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (19.15%) CloudFront
9 8 (17.02%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (14.89%) Amazon EKS
10 7 (14.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (8.51%) GitHub
12 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (6.38%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 3 (6.38%) Datadog
12 3 (6.38%) Microsoft 365
12 3 (6.38%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) BGP
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.13%) DHCP
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) H.323
2 1 (2.13%) Junos
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) NX-OS
2 1 (2.13%) OSPF
2 1 (2.13%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
2 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.51%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (6.38%) MariaDB
5 3 (6.38%) Redis
6 2 (4.26%) InfluxDB
6 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Ant
1 10 (21.28%) Gradle
1 10 (21.28%) Maven
2 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.38%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (31.91%) Social Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Banking
5 2 (4.26%) International Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Architect
3 10 (21.28%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) AWS DevOps
4 9 (19.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Security Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Linux Support
6 6 (12.77%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Unix Support
6 6 (12.77%) Unix Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Cisco Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Cisco Security Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Kubernetes Architect
7 5 (10.64%) VMware Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Spring
2 3 (6.38%) ARM Templates
3 2 (4.26%) Kafka
4 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.13%) Django
4 1 (2.13%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.15%) Clustering
3 4 (8.51%) Derivative
3 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
4 3 (6.38%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) Windows
3 12 (25.53%) Unix
4 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.38%) CentOS
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) SUSE
5 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Configuration Management
2 25 (53.19%) DevOps
3 17 (36.17%) Microservices
4 11 (23.40%) Service Delivery
4 11 (23.40%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 10 (21.28%) Converged Infrastructure
5 10 (21.28%) Identity Management
5 10 (21.28%) Project Governance
5 10 (21.28%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
6 9 (19.15%) Deployment Automation
6 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (14.89%) Observability
9 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.51%) Architectural Design
10 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
10 4 (8.51%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) Python
2 21 (44.68%) Bash Shell
3 13 (27.66%) Perl
3 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.89%) Go
4 7 (14.89%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) Ruby
5 4 (8.51%) SQL
6 3 (6.38%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) Groovy
6 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
6 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) GDPR
1 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (44.68%) Docker
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
3 10 (21.28%) KVM
4 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (93.62%) Ansible
1 44 (93.62%) Puppet
2 43 (91.49%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (61.70%) Terraform
4 21 (44.68%) Kubernetes
5 18 (38.30%) Salt
6 10 (21.28%) Istio
7 4 (8.51%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (8.51%) Mesos
8 3 (6.38%) Grafana
8 3 (6.38%) Prometheus
9 2 (4.26%) Control-M
10 1 (2.13%) vRealize
10 1 (2.13%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
4 11 (23.40%) Cisco
5 9 (19.15%) Symantec
5 9 (19.15%) Veritas
6 4 (8.51%) Google
7 3 (6.38%) New Relic
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle
8 2 (4.26%) BMC
8 2 (4.26%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.13%) Arista
9 1 (2.13%) Aruba
9 1 (2.13%) Juniper