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 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SaltStack
UK
Rank 757 843 906
Rank change year-on-year +86 +63  
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 108 98 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.096% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 94 86 47
Median salary £58,750 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £36,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +27.77% +12.50%  

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 36853 46988 49642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.93% 45.92% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29608 38366 40039
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SaltStack in the UK

SaltStack
Top 25 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 March 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 +116 106 £58,750 - 23
London +89 78 £60,000 -7.69% 16
South East +68 14 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Berkshire +48 10 £60,000 -4.00%
Maidenhead - 10 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +27 8 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Leeds +23 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Yorkshire +21 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Surrey - 4 £67,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Middlesbrough - 4 £35,000 - 1
City of London +39 3 £58,750 -18.96% 1
East of England +27 3 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £57,500 - 1
Manchester -35 2 £45,000 -18.18% 2
North West -37 2 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £57,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £67,500 - 1
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £95,000 -
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £95,000 -
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 202 (88.99%) Puppet
2 198 (87.22%) Linux
3 176 (77.53%) Ansible
4 165 (72.69%) DevOps
5 163 (71.81%) Opscode Chef
6 135 (59.47%) Python
7 125 (55.07%) Amazon AWS
8 115 (50.66%) Docker
9 101 (44.49%) Bash Shell
10 93 (40.97%) Jenkins
11 80 (35.24%) Git (software)
12 73 (32.16%) Nagios
13 72 (31.72%) Configuration Management
14 69 (30.40%) Salt
15 63 (27.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 62 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (25.11%) VMware
18 54 (23.79%) Ruby
19 50 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
19 50 (22.03%) Unix
20 49 (21.59%) Subversion
21 45 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
21 45 (19.82%) ZABBIX
22 44 (19.38%) Java
23 42 (18.50%) TCP/IP
23 42 (18.50%) Kubernetes
24 41 (18.06%) Vagrant
24 41 (18.06%) Maven
25 40 (17.62%) Perl
26 38 (16.74%) Firewall

SaltStack
Top Related 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 31 (13.66%) Apache
2 21 (9.25%) nginx
3 19 (8.37%) OpenStack
4 16 (7.05%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (5.29%) Apache Spark
6 11 (4.85%) Tomcat
7 10 (4.41%) Confluence
7 10 (4.41%) lighttpd
8 8 (3.52%) IIS
9 4 (1.76%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.76%) CloudStack
10 3 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.88%) CMS
11 2 (0.88%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 125 (55.07%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (27.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (6.61%) SaaS
5 14 (6.17%) IBM Cloud
6 13 (5.73%) IaaS
7 12 (5.29%) GitHub
8 10 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (4.41%) Amazon S3
8 10 (4.41%) Slack
8 10 (4.41%) SoftLayer
9 9 (3.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (3.96%) Loggly
10 8 (3.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (2.64%) CloudBees
11 6 (2.64%) Sumo Logic
12 4 (1.76%) Bluemix
12 4 (1.76%) Heroku
13 3 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (1.32%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 42 (18.50%) TCP/IP
2 38 (16.74%) Firewall
3 23 (10.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (7.05%) SNMP
5 15 (6.61%) DNS
6 14 (6.17%) VLAN
7 11 (4.85%) LAN
7 11 (4.85%) WAN
8 10 (4.41%) SSL
9 7 (3.08%) Internet
10 5 (2.20%) BGP
10 5 (2.20%) HSRP
10 5 (2.20%) HTTP
11 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.44%) LDAP
12 1 (0.44%) NAS
12 1 (0.44%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.44%) SAN
12 1 (0.44%) SMTP
12 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.54%) MySQL
2 23 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 22 (9.69%) Big Data
3 22 (9.69%) Hadoop
4 18 (7.93%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.29%) Redis
7 10 (4.41%) HBase
7 10 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.41%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.52%) Riak
9 7 (3.08%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.76%) Blockchain
10 4 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.76%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.32%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.88%) DataStax
12 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 93 (40.97%) Jenkins
2 80 (35.24%) Git (software)
3 49 (21.59%) Subversion
4 41 (18.06%) Maven
4 41 (18.06%) Vagrant
5 37 (16.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 33 (14.54%) Selenium
6 33 (14.54%) TeamCity
7 31 (13.66%) JIRA
8 24 (10.57%) Hudson
9 22 (9.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (7.93%) AnthillPro
10 18 (7.93%) CruiseControl
11 16 (7.05%) HP UFT
12 13 (5.73%) PHPUnit
12 13 (5.73%) Travis CI
13 10 (4.41%) GoCD
13 10 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (2.64%) ClearCase
14 6 (2.64%) GitLab
General
1 15 (6.61%) Finance
2 12 (5.29%) Marketing
3 9 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.52%) Banking
5 3 (1.32%) Advertising
5 3 (1.32%) Games
5 3 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.32%) Retail
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 91 (40.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (24.67%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (11.89%) Systems Engineer
4 24 (10.57%) Consultant
4 24 (10.57%) Senior DevOps
5 23 (10.13%) DevOps Consultant
6 22 (9.69%) Administrator
6 22 (9.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 22 (9.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 21 (9.25%) NOC Engineer
8 20 (8.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 18 (7.93%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 16 (7.05%) Developer
10 16 (7.05%) Linux Administrator
11 15 (6.61%) Architect
11 15 (6.61%) AWS Engineer
11 15 (6.61%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (6.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 13 (5.73%) AWS DevOps
13 13 (5.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.69%) LAMP
1 22 (9.69%) Web Services
2 17 (7.49%) Elastic Stack
2 17 (7.49%) Node.js
3 16 (7.05%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (6.17%) CSS
5 13 (5.73%) HTML
6 12 (5.29%) Symfony
7 11 (4.85%) AngularJS
8 10 (4.41%) CSS3
8 10 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (4.41%) ZeroMQ
9 9 (3.96%) HTML5
10 7 (3.08%) Kafka
10 7 (3.08%) LAPP Stack
11 6 (2.64%) .NET
11 6 (2.64%) RESTful
11 6 (2.64%) SOAP
12 5 (2.20%) ASP.NET
12 5 (2.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.89%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.64%) Online Gambling
4 5 (2.20%) iPad
5 4 (1.76%) Replication
6 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.32%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.32%) Life Science
6 3 (1.32%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.32%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.88%) Online Games
7 2 (0.88%) PKI
7 2 (0.88%) User Experience
7 2 (0.88%) Xbox
8 1 (0.44%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) Fintech
8 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 198 (87.22%) Linux
2 50 (22.03%) Unix
3 37 (16.30%) Windows
4 26 (11.45%) Debian
5 25 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (7.93%) CentOS
7 11 (4.85%) CoreOS
7 11 (4.85%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.64%) Solaris
9 5 (2.20%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (72.69%) DevOps
2 72 (31.72%) Configuration Management
3 62 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (16.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 37 (16.30%) Open Source
7 30 (13.22%) Continuous Deployment
8 29 (12.78%) Load Balancing
9 23 (10.13%) Server Hardening
10 21 (9.25%) BDD
10 21 (9.25%) High Availability
11 18 (7.93%) SDLC
12 16 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (7.05%) Mathematics
12 16 (7.05%) TDD
13 15 (6.61%) Scrum
14 14 (6.17%) Migration
15 11 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (4.41%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 135 (59.47%) Python
2 101 (44.49%) Bash Shell
3 54 (23.79%) Ruby
4 44 (19.38%) Java
5 40 (17.62%) Perl
6 25 (11.01%) PHP
7 24 (10.57%) SQL
8 22 (9.69%) Scala
9 19 (8.37%) Go
10 18 (7.93%) JavaScript
11 12 (5.29%) Shell Script
12 10 (4.41%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.96%) C#
14 7 (3.08%) C++
15 3 (1.32%) C
16 2 (0.88%) Erlang
17 1 (0.44%) ECMAScript
17 1 (0.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 20 (8.81%) Degree
2 12 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.76%) CCNA
3 4 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.64%) SLA
4 5 (2.20%) GCP
5 2 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 115 (50.66%) Docker
2 45 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.89%) Xen
4 26 (11.45%) QEMU
5 5 (2.20%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.76%) HDFS
6 4 (1.76%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.76%) vSphere
7 3 (1.32%) NFS
7 3 (1.32%) Varnish
7 3 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.44%) Ceph
9 1 (0.44%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 202 (88.99%) Puppet
2 176 (77.53%) Ansible
3 163 (71.81%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (32.16%) Nagios
5 69 (30.40%) Salt
6 45 (19.82%) ZABBIX
7 42 (18.50%) Kubernetes
8 24 (10.57%) Graphite
9 21 (9.25%) Mesos
10 18 (7.93%) CA Service Virtualization
11 16 (7.05%) HAProxy
12 15 (6.61%) Terraform
13 7 (3.08%) Rancher
14 5 (2.20%) Cacti
14 5 (2.20%) rkt
14 5 (2.20%) Rundeck
15 4 (1.76%) Capistrano
15 4 (1.76%) Grafana
15 4 (1.76%) logstash
16 3 (1.32%) Consul
Vendors
1 57 (25.11%) VMware
2 26 (11.45%) New Relic
2 26 (11.45%) Red Hat
3 25 (11.01%) Google
4 18 (7.93%) CA
4 18 (7.93%) IBM
5 16 (7.05%) AppDynamics
6 13 (5.73%) Cisco
7 11 (4.85%) SolarWinds
8 10 (4.41%) Rackspace
9 9 (3.96%) Microsoft
9 9 (3.96%) Oracle
10 7 (3.08%) Dynatrace
11 6 (2.64%) Splunk
12 3 (1.32%) Adobe
12 3 (1.32%) hybris
13 2 (0.88%) Dell
13 2 (0.88%) HP
13 2 (0.88%) NetApp
14 1 (0.44%) Veritas
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wimbledon
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Click
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 33 days hol, 3.21% pension matched
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Stock Options, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + On
Posted: 7 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits + On Call + B
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago