SaltStack Jobs

SaltStack
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of SaltStack products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SaltStack over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SaltStack.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 807 851 1103
Rank change year-on-year +44 +252 -239
Permanent jobs citing SaltStack 47 38 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 89
10th Percentile £71,375 - £38,250
25th Percentile £71,563 £61,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,750 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.46% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £76,563 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £77,125 - £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

All Vendors
UK

SaltStack falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 31,313 33,085 69,023
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 34.04% 40.53% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19,761 22,061 34,569
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,442
25th Percentile £36,500 £41,250 £40,132
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +1.85%
75th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in the UK

SaltStack
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SaltStack.

Salary trend 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 6 months to 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London +2 42 - -
England +21 36 £73,750 +13.46% 1
South West - 20 - -
North West +8 11 - -
North of England +5 11 - -
Scotland - 11 - -
London +64 5 £73,750 +18.00% 1
Work from Home +41 2 - -

SaltStack
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (68.09%) Apache
2 29 (61.70%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 43 (91.49%) AWS
2 32 (68.09%) Azure
3 29 (61.70%) Amazon EKS
3 29 (61.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 29 (61.70%) AWS Lambda
3 29 (61.70%) GCP
3 29 (61.70%) OpenShift
3 29 (61.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) AMQP
2 3 (6.38%) DHCP
2 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
2 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) Big Data
1 29 (61.70%) Cloudera CDH
1 29 (61.70%) Hadoop
2 11 (23.40%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 31 (65.96%) Aerospace
2 13 (27.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 11 (23.40%) Finance
3 11 (23.40%) Law
3 11 (23.40%) Marketing
4 3 (6.38%) Social Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 40 (85.11%) Software Engineer
2 29 (61.70%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Lead
3 11 (23.40%) Lead Java Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Lead Software Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (85.11%) Spring
2 29 (61.70%) AngularJS
2 29 (61.70%) gRPC
2 29 (61.70%) Material-UI
2 29 (61.70%) Node.js
2 29 (61.70%) OpenAPI
2 29 (61.70%) RabbitMQ
2 29 (61.70%) React
2 29 (61.70%) REST
2 29 (61.70%) Spring Boot
2 29 (61.70%) Swagger
3 3 (6.38%) Keycloak
3 3 (6.38%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) JSON
4 2 (4.26%) RESTful
4 2 (4.26%) XML
4 2 (4.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (61.70%) Cloud Native
2 11 (23.40%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.38%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 36 (76.60%) Linux
2 32 (68.09%) CentOS
2 32 (68.09%) Ubuntu
3 31 (65.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (61.70%) Debian
5 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 40 (85.11%) Agile
2 40 (85.11%) Software Engineering
3 31 (65.96%) Infrastructure as Code
4 29 (61.70%) API Development
4 29 (61.70%) Collaborative Working
4 29 (61.70%) Containerisation
4 29 (61.70%) Kanban
4 29 (61.70%) Microservices
4 29 (61.70%) Open Source
4 29 (61.70%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 29 (61.70%) Scrum
5 23 (48.94%) Actionable Insight
6 11 (23.40%) Architectural Design
6 11 (23.40%) Artificial Intelligence
6 11 (23.40%) CAP Theorem
6 11 (23.40%) CI/CD
6 11 (23.40%) Community of Practice
6 11 (23.40%) Machine Learning
6 11 (23.40%) Operational Stability
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) Java
2 34 (72.34%) Python
3 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) Perl
5 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.38%) Bash
6 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.26%) Lua
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
2 31 (65.96%) DV Cleared
3 29 (61.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (6.38%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) KVM
3 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (89.36%) Terraform
2 36 (76.60%) Ansible
2 36 (76.60%) Puppet
3 32 (68.09%) Kubernetes
4 7 (14.89%) Progress Chef
5 3 (6.38%) Grafana
5 3 (6.38%) Prometheus
6 2 (4.26%) Salt
6 2 (4.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Red Hat
2 29 (61.70%) Google
3 7 (14.89%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow