Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 287 -
Rank change year-on-year +66 - +267
Permanent jobs citing Salt 55 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.75% 0.12% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.81% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 0
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 -
North West median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 704 754 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.61% 9.12% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 605 672 407
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £56,750
North West median annual salary £48,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.79% +1.18% +6.25%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Manchester

Salt
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Salt in Manchester

Salt
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Salt in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Salt in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Salt.

1 47 (85.45%) DevOps
2 46 (83.64%) Puppet
3 43 (78.18%) Python
4 41 (74.55%) Ansible
5 38 (69.09%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (65.45%) Linux
7 33 (60.00%) Bash Shell
7 33 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
8 32 (58.18%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (52.73%) Node.js
10 25 (45.45%) Test Automation
11 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
11 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
12 23 (41.82%) Windows
12 23 (41.82%) Java
12 23 (41.82%) .NET
12 23 (41.82%) Docker
13 22 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (38.18%) C#
14 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
15 19 (34.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (32.73%) Terraform
17 17 (30.91%) Robot Framework
17 17 (30.91%) Selenium
17 17 (30.91%) Ruby
18 16 (29.09%) Open Source
19 15 (27.27%) Vagrant
19 15 (27.27%) Firewall
19 15 (27.27%) Kubernetes

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (21.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (14.55%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) nginx
4 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 33 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (7.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) Firewall
2 14 (25.45%) HTTP
2 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.82%) SSL
4 7 (12.73%) VPN
5 6 (10.91%) DNS
6 4 (7.27%) Internet
7 2 (3.64%) DHCP
7 2 (3.64%) FTP
7 2 (3.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Apache Hive
1 8 (14.55%) Big Data
1 8 (14.55%) Hadoop
1 8 (14.55%) MySQL
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
2 19 (34.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (30.91%) Robot Framework
3 17 (30.91%) Selenium
4 15 (27.27%) Vagrant
5 13 (23.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (23.64%) TeamCity
6 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 10 (18.18%) SonarQube
7 9 (16.36%) Hudson
8 8 (14.55%) Bitbucket
8 8 (14.55%) CodeSonar
8 8 (14.55%) git-flow
8 8 (14.55%) JIRA
9 2 (3.64%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Java Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) DevOps Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (7.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (5.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Junior
6 3 (5.45%) Junior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Junior Software Test Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) Node.js
2 23 (41.82%) .NET
3 9 (16.36%) Gherkin
4 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
4 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
4 8 (14.55%) Django
4 8 (14.55%) Java EE
4 8 (14.55%) LAMP
4 8 (14.55%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (14.55%) REST
4 8 (14.55%) SOAP
4 8 (14.55%) Spring MVC
4 8 (14.55%) STL
4 8 (14.55%) Web Services
5 4 (7.27%) Servlets
5 4 (7.27%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Fintech
2 7 (12.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (65.45%) Linux
2 23 (41.82%) Windows
3 8 (14.55%) Android
3 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
3 8 (14.55%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (85.45%) DevOps
2 32 (58.18%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
5 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
6 16 (29.09%) Open Source
7 12 (21.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (20.00%) Scrum
9 10 (18.18%) BDD
9 10 (18.18%) TDD
10 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
10 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (14.55%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (14.55%) Kanban
10 8 (14.55%) Multithreading
10 8 (14.55%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (14.55%) Reverse Engineering
10 8 (14.55%) User Stories
10 8 (14.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) Python
2 33 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 23 (41.82%) Java
4 21 (38.18%) C#
5 17 (30.91%) Ruby
6 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 9 (16.36%) Go
8 8 (14.55%) C
8 8 (14.55%) C++
8 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
8 8 (14.55%) Objective-C
8 8 (14.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) CCNA
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (14.55%) CISSP
1 8 (14.55%) CompTIA Security+
1 8 (14.55%) DV Cleared
1 8 (14.55%) GIAC
1 8 (14.55%) Linux+ Certification
1 8 (14.55%) MCSE
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (14.55%) Network+ Certification
1 8 (14.55%) SANS
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
1 8 (14.55%) SSCP
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) RHCE
2 4 (7.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) Docker
2 8 (14.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (83.64%) Puppet
2 41 (74.55%) Ansible
3 38 (69.09%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (32.73%) Terraform
5 15 (27.27%) Kubernetes
5 15 (27.27%) Packer
6 7 (12.73%) Consul
6 7 (12.73%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (12.73%) Grafana
6 7 (12.73%) Graphite
6 7 (12.73%) Nagios
6 7 (12.73%) Opsview
6 7 (12.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) SaltStack
3 4 (7.27%) Google
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook