Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
England > South West
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 239 318 324
Rank change year-on-year +79 +6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Salt 6 8 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.96% 0.75% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 12
Median annual salary £80,000 £50,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.42% +15.43% -23.91%
10th Percentile £63,500 £37,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +12.00% +5.04%

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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 628 1,063 1,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.10% 10.86% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 505 878 797
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £66,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Salt as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in the South West

Salt
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Salt in the South West.

Salary trend for Salt in the South West

Salt
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Salt in the South West over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Salt in the South West

Salt
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the South West region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Gloucestershire +30 6 £80,000 +52.38%
Salt
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 South West region with a requirement for Salt.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Business Development
3 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
4 2 (33.33%) GitLab
4 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 2 (33.33%) Go

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Neo4j
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) GitLab
2 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Python Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (16.67%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Go
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware