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 28 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 737 841 867
Rank change year-on-year +104 +26  
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 137 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.096% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 116 72 83
Median salary £58,750 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £37,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -32.69%  

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 39713 43563 51205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.66% 44.27% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 58672 68360 80822
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,453 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SaltStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SaltStack in the UK

SaltStack
Top 8 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 28 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 £60,000 -4.00% 18
London +58 95 £65,000 -7.14% 11
UK excluding London +56 42 £50,000 +14.28% 8
North of England +2 14 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South East +53 13 - - 1
South West -2 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England -4 6 £57,500 - 3
Wales - 2 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 217 (87.50%) Puppet
2 216 (87.10%) Linux
3 205 (82.66%) Ansible
4 197 (79.44%) DevOps
5 190 (76.61%) Opscode Chef
6 148 (59.68%) Python
7 142 (57.26%) Docker
8 138 (55.65%) Amazon AWS
9 137 (55.24%) Jenkins
10 91 (36.69%) Nagios
11 90 (36.29%) Bash Shell
11 90 (36.29%) Ruby
12 88 (35.48%) Git (software)
12 88 (35.48%) Windows
13 84 (33.87%) Configuration Management
14 80 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
15 74 (29.84%) Unix
16 68 (27.42%) Maven
17 66 (26.61%) Vagrant
18 59 (23.79%) Perl
18 59 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
19 58 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
20 56 (22.58%) TeamCity
21 55 (22.18%) Continuous Delivery
22 53 (21.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 52 (20.97%) Apache Cassandra
24 50 (20.16%) Kubernetes
25 49 (19.76%) Google Cloud Platform
25 49 (19.76%) New Relic
26 47 (18.95%) Salt

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 45 (18.15%) Apache
2 39 (15.73%) OpenStack
3 31 (12.50%) nginx
4 26 (10.48%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (10.08%) IIS
6 19 (7.66%) Tomcat
7 16 (6.45%) Confluence
8 13 (5.24%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (4.44%) Apache Spark
9 11 (4.44%) CloudStack
10 8 (3.23%) Drupal
11 2 (0.81%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 138 (55.65%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (19.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (8.47%) Loggly
5 20 (8.06%) CloudBees
5 20 (8.06%) IaaS
6 13 (5.24%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (4.03%) SaaS
8 9 (3.63%) GitHub
8 9 (3.63%) Sumo Logic
9 7 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (2.02%) Amazon S3
11 5 (2.02%) Google Compute Engine
11 5 (2.02%) Slack
11 5 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (1.21%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (1.21%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.08%) Firewall
1 25 (10.08%) TCP/IP
2 22 (8.87%) VLAN
3 18 (7.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (6.85%) LAN
4 17 (6.85%) SNMP
4 17 (6.85%) WAN
5 10 (4.03%) SAN
6 9 (3.63%) Internet
6 9 (3.63%) NAS
7 5 (2.02%) SMTP
8 3 (1.21%) DNS
8 3 (1.21%) HTTP
9 1 (0.40%) BGP
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.40%) DSL
9 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.40%) LDAP
9 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.97%) Apache Cassandra
2 39 (15.73%) MySQL
3 37 (14.92%) MongoDB
4 32 (12.90%) Redis
5 31 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (12.10%) Hadoop
6 30 (12.10%) NoSQL
7 26 (10.48%) SQL Server
8 19 (7.66%) Big Data
9 13 (5.24%) InfluxDB
10 11 (4.44%) MariaDB
10 11 (4.44%) Riak
11 9 (3.63%) HBase
11 9 (3.63%) Relational Database
12 8 (3.23%) Oracle Database
12 8 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 137 (55.24%) Jenkins
2 88 (35.48%) Git (software)
3 68 (27.42%) Maven
4 66 (26.61%) Vagrant
5 56 (22.58%) TeamCity
6 53 (21.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 45 (18.15%) Selenium
7 45 (18.15%) Subversion
8 44 (17.74%) JIRA
9 38 (15.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 37 (14.92%) Hudson
11 32 (12.90%) AnthillPro
11 32 (12.90%) CruiseControl
11 32 (12.90%) IBM UrbanCode
12 29 (11.69%) Octopus Deploy
13 25 (10.08%) HP UFT
14 20 (8.06%) ClearCase
14 20 (8.06%) GitLab
14 20 (8.06%) GoCD
14 20 (8.06%) PHPUnit
General
1 23 (9.27%) Finance
2 19 (7.66%) Marketing
3 13 (5.24%) Online Betting
3 13 (5.24%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.84%) Banking
5 10 (4.03%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.21%) Games
6 3 (1.21%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (41.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (22.18%) Linux Engineer
3 36 (14.52%) Consultant
4 34 (13.71%) Administrator
5 33 (13.31%) DevOps Consultant
5 33 (13.31%) Senior DevOps
6 31 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 29 (11.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 27 (10.89%) AWS DevOps
9 25 (10.08%) AWS Engineer
9 25 (10.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 24 (9.68%) Developer
11 19 (7.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 15 (6.05%) Linux Administrator
13 14 (5.65%) NOC Engineer
13 14 (5.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 13 (5.24%) DevOps Developer
14 13 (5.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 11 (4.44%) PowerShell Engineer
16 10 (4.03%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.10%) Elastic Stack
2 29 (11.69%) LAMP
3 24 (9.68%) Kafka
4 18 (7.26%) LEMP Stack
5 16 (6.45%) Symfony
6 15 (6.05%) Node.js
7 14 (5.65%) Django
7 14 (5.65%) LAPP Stack
7 14 (5.65%) Web Services
8 13 (5.24%) AngularJS
8 13 (5.24%) CSS
8 13 (5.24%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (5.24%) Ruby on Rails
9 12 (4.84%) Behat
9 12 (4.84%) HTML
9 12 (4.84%) Lucene
9 12 (4.84%) pytest
10 10 (4.03%) .NET
11 9 (3.63%) CSS3
12 8 (3.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.84%) Life Science
5 10 (4.03%) Private Cloud
5 10 (4.03%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.23%) Clustering
6 8 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (3.23%) User Experience
7 5 (2.02%) Replication
8 3 (1.21%) iPad
8 3 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.21%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.81%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) Online Games
10 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 216 (87.10%) Linux
2 88 (35.48%) Windows
3 74 (29.84%) Unix
4 30 (12.10%) CoreOS
5 28 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (10.89%) CentOS
7 24 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 20 (8.06%) Solaris
9 16 (6.45%) Windows Server
10 9 (3.63%) Debian
11 8 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.40%) AIX
14 1 (0.40%) HPUX
14 1 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (79.44%) DevOps
2 84 (33.87%) Configuration Management
3 59 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (22.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 42 (16.94%) Open Source
7 32 (12.90%) Release Automation
8 27 (10.89%) Continuous Deployment
9 26 (10.48%) Mathematics
10 25 (10.08%) BDD
11 23 (9.27%) TDD
12 22 (8.87%) Test Automation
13 17 (6.85%) Load Balancing
14 16 (6.45%) Software Delivery
15 15 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (6.05%) Coaching
15 15 (6.05%) E-Commerce
16 14 (5.65%) Software Engineering
17 13 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (4.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 148 (59.68%) Python
2 90 (36.29%) Bash Shell
2 90 (36.29%) Ruby
3 59 (23.79%) Perl
4 43 (17.34%) Java
5 38 (15.32%) PHP
6 28 (11.29%) Go
7 25 (10.08%) SQL
8 19 (7.66%) JavaScript
8 19 (7.66%) PowerShell
9 14 (5.65%) C#
9 14 (5.65%) Scala
10 12 (4.84%) C++
11 11 (4.44%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.40%) C
13 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (16.53%) Degree
2 10 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.82%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.61%) CCNA
4 4 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.84%) GCP
2 8 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 142 (57.26%) Docker
2 35 (14.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.44%) Varnish
4 8 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (2.42%) LXC
7 5 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.61%) VirtualBox
8 4 (1.61%) Xen
9 3 (1.21%) HDFS
9 3 (1.21%) NFS
9 3 (1.21%) vSphere
10 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.81%) QEMU
10 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.40%) etcd
11 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.40%) KVM
11 1 (0.40%) vCloud
11 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 217 (87.50%) Puppet
2 205 (82.66%) Ansible
3 190 (76.61%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (36.69%) Nagios
5 50 (20.16%) Kubernetes
6 47 (18.95%) Salt
7 40 (16.13%) ZABBIX
8 39 (15.73%) Graphite
9 32 (12.90%) CA Service Virtualization
10 26 (10.48%) Terraform
11 14 (5.65%) Grafana
12 11 (4.44%) HAProxy
13 9 (3.63%) Mesos
14 8 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (3.23%) Prometheus
15 7 (2.82%) Icinga
15 7 (2.82%) logstash
16 6 (2.42%) Capistrano
16 6 (2.42%) Graylog
Vendors
1 49 (19.76%) New Relic
2 46 (18.55%) VMware
3 44 (17.74%) Red Hat
4 39 (15.73%) Google
5 33 (13.31%) IBM
6 32 (12.90%) CA
6 32 (12.90%) XebiaLabs
7 25 (10.08%) AppDynamics
8 22 (8.87%) Dynatrace
8 22 (8.87%) Rackspace
9 21 (8.47%) Oracle
9 21 (8.47%) SolarWinds
10 19 (7.66%) Cisco
11 10 (4.03%) Splunk
12 9 (3.63%) Microsoft
13 5 (2.02%) Veritas
14 4 (1.61%) Atlassian
15 2 (0.81%) Dell
15 2 (0.81%) EMC
15 2 (0.81%) HP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: Yesterday
London
GCS
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
UKCloud
Salary: Competitive Rates / Negotiable - Pension, Healthcare, Life Cover, Bonu
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
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