The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 737 851 901
Rank change year-on-year +114 +50  
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 137 96 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.097% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 117 75 76
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% -26.92%  

SaltStack is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39611 43680 52020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.59% 44.29% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31407 35554 41931
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SaltStack as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in the UK

SaltStack
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SaltStack in the UK

SaltStack
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SaltStack over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaltStack in the UK

SaltStack
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaltStack within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +96 135 £57,500 -9.80% 19
London +55 92 £62,500 -10.71% 8
South East +50 13 - - 1
City of London +16 11 £70,000 -3.44% 1
East of England +6 9 £57,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 9 £57,500 - 2
Cambridge - 9 £57,500 - 2
Yorkshire +11 8 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Surrey - 7 - -
South West +13 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Manchester -25 6 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North West -37 6 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Middlesex - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 £53,750 - 2
Leeds - 6 £53,750 - 2
Gloucestershire +11 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Gloucester +6 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Canary Wharf - 3 £57,500 -
West Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Swansea - 2 £42,500 -
Middlesbrough - 2 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £67,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 1 £32,500 -18.75%
North East +15 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Tyne and Wear +14 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Bristol - 1 £95,000 -
Croydon - 1 £85,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing SaltStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SaltStack.

1 213 (86.94%) Linux
1 213 (86.94%) Puppet
2 201 (82.04%) Ansible
3 194 (79.18%) DevOps
4 186 (75.92%) Opscode Chef
5 144 (58.78%) Python
6 142 (57.96%) Docker
7 134 (54.69%) Amazon AWS
8 133 (54.29%) Jenkins
9 90 (36.73%) Bash Shell
10 89 (36.33%) Git (software)
10 89 (36.33%) Nagios
11 86 (35.10%) Ruby
12 84 (34.29%) Windows
13 81 (33.06%) Configuration Management
14 78 (31.84%) Microsoft Azure
15 75 (30.61%) Unix
16 68 (27.76%) Maven
17 66 (26.94%) Vagrant
18 55 (22.45%) Continuous Delivery
18 55 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
18 55 (22.45%) TeamCity
18 55 (22.45%) Perl
19 54 (22.04%) Continuous Integration
20 52 (21.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 49 (20.00%) Kubernetes
22 48 (19.59%) Salt
22 48 (19.59%) Subversion
22 48 (19.59%) Apache Cassandra
23 47 (19.18%) New Relic

SaltStack
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (18.78%) Apache
2 35 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 32 (13.06%) nginx
4 25 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (9.39%) IIS
6 18 (7.35%) Tomcat
7 15 (6.12%) Confluence
8 11 (4.49%) Apache Spark
9 10 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (4.08%) CloudStack
10 8 (3.27%) Drupal
11 2 (0.82%) CMS
11 2 (0.82%) lighttpd
Cloud Services
1 134 (54.69%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (31.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (19.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (8.16%) Loggly
5 19 (7.76%) CloudBees
5 19 (7.76%) IaaS
6 13 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (4.49%) SaaS
8 9 (3.67%) GitHub
9 8 (3.27%) Sumo Logic
10 7 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (2.45%) Slack
12 5 (2.04%) Amazon S3
12 5 (2.04%) Google Compute Engine
12 5 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.82%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.82%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.61%) Firewall
1 26 (10.61%) TCP/IP
2 20 (8.16%) VLAN
3 19 (7.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (7.35%) SNMP
5 16 (6.53%) LAN
5 16 (6.53%) WAN
6 9 (3.67%) Internet
6 9 (3.67%) SAN
7 8 (3.27%) NAS
8 5 (2.04%) DNS
8 5 (2.04%) SMTP
9 3 (1.22%) BGP
9 3 (1.22%) HSRP
9 3 (1.22%) HTTP
10 2 (0.82%) SSL
11 1 (0.41%) DSL
11 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.41%) LDAP
11 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (19.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 38 (15.51%) MySQL
3 34 (13.88%) MongoDB
4 30 (12.24%) Redis
5 29 (11.84%) Hadoop
6 28 (11.43%) NoSQL
6 28 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (10.20%) SQL Server
8 17 (6.94%) Big Data
9 13 (5.31%) InfluxDB
10 11 (4.49%) Riak
11 10 (4.08%) MariaDB
12 9 (3.67%) HBase
12 9 (3.67%) Relational Database
13 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
14 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
15 1 (0.41%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 133 (54.29%) Jenkins
2 89 (36.33%) Git (software)
3 68 (27.76%) Maven
4 66 (26.94%) Vagrant
5 55 (22.45%) TeamCity
6 52 (21.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 48 (19.59%) Subversion
8 46 (18.78%) Selenium
9 43 (17.55%) JIRA
10 38 (15.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 37 (15.10%) Hudson
12 32 (13.06%) AnthillPro
12 32 (13.06%) CruiseControl
12 32 (13.06%) IBM UrbanCode
13 28 (11.43%) Octopus Deploy
14 25 (10.20%) HP UFT
15 21 (8.57%) PHPUnit
16 19 (7.76%) ClearCase
16 19 (7.76%) GitLab
16 19 (7.76%) GoCD
General
1 22 (8.98%) Finance
2 19 (7.76%) Marketing
3 12 (4.90%) Banking
3 12 (4.90%) Online Betting
3 12 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.22%) Games
5 3 (1.22%) Music Industry
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (41.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (22.04%) Linux Engineer
3 36 (14.69%) Consultant
4 33 (13.47%) DevOps Consultant
4 33 (13.47%) Senior DevOps
5 32 (13.06%) Administrator
6 29 (11.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 27 (11.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 26 (10.61%) AWS DevOps
9 25 (10.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) AWS Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) Developer
11 18 (7.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 15 (6.12%) NOC Engineer
13 14 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
14 13 (5.31%) DevOps Developer
14 13 (5.31%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 12 (4.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 12 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
16 10 (4.08%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.84%) LAMP
2 28 (11.43%) Elastic Stack
3 23 (9.39%) Kafka
4 17 (6.94%) LEMP Stack
4 17 (6.94%) Symfony
5 14 (5.71%) Django
5 14 (5.71%) Node.js
5 14 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (5.31%) AngularJS
6 13 (5.31%) CSS
6 13 (5.31%) LAPP Stack
6 13 (5.31%) Ruby on Rails
7 12 (4.90%) Behat
7 12 (4.90%) HTML
7 12 (4.90%) Lucene
7 12 (4.90%) pytest
7 12 (4.90%) Web Services
8 9 (3.67%) .NET
8 9 (3.67%) CSS3
8 9 (3.67%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.98%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.90%) Life Science
5 9 (3.67%) Private Cloud
6 8 (3.27%) User Experience
7 7 (2.86%) Clustering
7 7 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (2.86%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.63%) Replication
9 3 (1.22%) iPad
9 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.82%) NHS
10 2 (0.82%) Online Games
11 1 (0.41%) Fintech
11 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 213 (86.94%) Linux
2 84 (34.29%) Windows
3 75 (30.61%) Unix
4 28 (11.43%) CoreOS
4 28 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (9.80%) CentOS
6 23 (9.39%) Ubuntu
7 19 (7.76%) Solaris
8 15 (6.12%) Windows Server
9 11 (4.49%) Debian
10 7 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.41%) AIX
12 1 (0.41%) HPUX
12 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (79.18%) DevOps
2 81 (33.06%) Configuration Management
3 55 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (22.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 54 (22.04%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (16.33%) Open Source
6 32 (13.06%) Release Automation
7 28 (11.43%) Continuous Deployment
8 26 (10.61%) BDD
8 26 (10.61%) Mathematics
9 22 (8.98%) Test Automation
10 21 (8.57%) TDD
11 19 (7.76%) Load Balancing
12 15 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.12%) Software Delivery
13 14 (5.71%) Coaching
13 14 (5.71%) E-Commerce
13 14 (5.71%) High Availability
14 13 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 144 (58.78%) Python
2 90 (36.73%) Bash Shell
3 86 (35.10%) Ruby
4 55 (22.45%) Perl
5 42 (17.14%) Java
6 39 (15.92%) PHP
7 27 (11.02%) Go
8 25 (10.20%) SQL
9 20 (8.16%) JavaScript
10 18 (7.35%) PowerShell
11 14 (5.71%) Scala
12 12 (4.90%) C#
13 11 (4.49%) Shell Script
14 10 (4.08%) C++
15 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.41%) C
16 1 (0.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (15.92%) Degree
2 10 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.86%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.63%) CCNA
4 4 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.90%) GCP
2 9 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 142 (57.96%) Docker
2 36 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.08%) Varnish
4 7 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (2.45%) LXC
5 6 (2.45%) Xen
6 5 (2.04%) QEMU
6 5 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.22%) HDFS
7 3 (1.22%) NFS
7 3 (1.22%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.22%) vSphere
8 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.82%) PowerDNS
8 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.41%) Ceph
9 1 (0.41%) etcd
9 1 (0.41%) GPFS
9 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 213 (86.94%) Puppet
2 201 (82.04%) Ansible
3 186 (75.92%) Opscode Chef
4 89 (36.33%) Nagios
5 49 (20.00%) Kubernetes
6 48 (19.59%) Salt
7 38 (15.51%) Graphite
7 38 (15.51%) ZABBIX
8 32 (13.06%) CA Service Virtualization
9 25 (10.20%) Terraform
10 14 (5.71%) Grafana
11 12 (4.90%) HAProxy
11 12 (4.90%) Mesos
12 8 (3.27%) Prometheus
13 7 (2.86%) Icinga
13 7 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (2.45%) Capistrano
14 6 (2.45%) logstash
14 6 (2.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 47 (19.18%) New Relic
2 46 (18.78%) VMware
3 41 (16.73%) Red Hat
4 37 (15.10%) Google
5 33 (13.47%) IBM
6 32 (13.06%) CA
6 32 (13.06%) XebiaLabs
7 25 (10.20%) AppDynamics
8 21 (8.57%) Rackspace
9 20 (8.16%) Dynatrace
10 19 (7.76%) Oracle
10 19 (7.76%) SolarWinds
11 18 (7.35%) Cisco
12 9 (3.67%) Splunk
13 8 (3.27%) Microsoft
14 4 (1.63%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.63%) Veritas
15 2 (0.82%) Dell
15 2 (0.82%) EMC
15 2 (0.82%) HP
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 15 days ago